The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sun products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sun over the 3 months to 1 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within Sun Microsystems, Inc.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sun
Rank 31 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Sun 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 1.36% - -
As % of the Vendors category 3.13% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Median daily rate £430 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £393 £375
% change year-on-year
-0.82% +4.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £12.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+54.16% -56.36%
Sun
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Southampton region.

Vendors Category
Southampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
96 142 136
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 43.64% 39.01% 40.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 112 99
Median daily rate £375 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £305 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £430 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 14 3
Median hourly rate £14.00 £12.50 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% -39.02%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.35 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.35 £21.00 £21.41
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £18.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+13.51% +8.82%

Sun
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Southampton region citing Sun as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Sun Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

Sun
Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Sun across the Southampton region.

Sun Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

Sun
Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Sun across the Southampton region.

Sun Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

Sun
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 1 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Sun also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Southampton region with a requirement for Sun.

1 3 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Solaris
2 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database 12c
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database
3 1 (33.33%) DevOps
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (33.33%) OpenStack
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Unix
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle9i Database
3 1 (33.33%) Python

Sun
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) OpenStack
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle9i Database
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) DBA
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle DBA
2 1 (33.33%) Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Systems Engineer
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Solaris
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Unix
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
1 2 (66.67%) Red Hat