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 2 December 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
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sun
Rank - - 41
Contract jobs citing Sun 0 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton - - 1.19%
As % of the Vendors category - - 3.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £363
UK excluding London median daily rate £343 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
-14.37% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £11.63 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+188.04% -67.69%
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
151 173 130
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 53.36% 54.23% 38.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 118 79
Median daily rate £400 £375 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £180 £189
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £650 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 20 11
Median hourly rate £14.00 £35.00 £13.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-60.00% +155.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.30 £13.10 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £45.00 £23.03
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £17.40
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +3.44%

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