The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sun products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sun over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 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.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sun
Rank 84 69 73
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +4
Contract jobs citing Sun 6 17 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.45% 1.28% 1.00%
As % of the Vendors category 0.89% 2.45% 1.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 14 9
Average daily rate
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£450 £400 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £363 £375
% change year-on-year
+17.24% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £45.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £23.75 £19.29
% change year-on-year
+89.47% +23.15%
Sun
South East

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

Vendors Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
671 694 689
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 50.34% 52.30% 52.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 351 420 316
Average daily rate £368 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 34 56
Average hourly rate £21.00 £19.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.00 £12.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £24.38 £36.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.97 £19.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-0.18% +2.70%

Sun
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Sun across the Surrey region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Sun Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Sun
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Sun Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

Sun
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Sun Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

Sun
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Sun within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Camberley +1 1 £450 -
Redhill - 1 - -
Reigate - - - -
Staines - - - - 2
Woking - - - -
Sun
South East

Sun
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey region citing Sun also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Sun.

1 9 (90.00%) Oracle
2 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (50.00%) Cisco
2 5 (50.00%) Solaris
2 5 (50.00%) Linux
2 5 (50.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 5 (50.00%) Security Management
2 5 (50.00%) Information Security
2 5 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (50.00%) PCI DSS
2 5 (50.00%) Security Architecture
3 4 (40.00%) UNIX
3 4 (40.00%) Windows
3 4 (40.00%) SQL
3 4 (40.00%) IBM
3 4 (40.00%) Shell Script
3 4 (40.00%) EMC
4 3 (30.00%) Oracle Database 10g
4 3 (30.00%) FTP
4 3 (30.00%) PL/SQL
4 3 (30.00%) Java
4 3 (30.00%) SAP
4 3 (30.00%) SOAP
4 3 (30.00%) Web Services
4 3 (30.00%) Tomcat
4 3 (30.00%) Documentum
4 3 (30.00%) Workflow
4 3 (30.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (30.00%) Release Management
4 3 (30.00%) Korn

Sun
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey region citing Sun also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Sun. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (30.00%) Tomcat
1 3 (30.00%) Documentum
2 2 (20.00%) IIS
3 1 (10.00%) WebLogic
3 1 (10.00%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) FTP
2 1 (10.00%) DHCP
2 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (10.00%) DNS
2 1 (10.00%) IPv4
2 1 (10.00%) SAN
2 1 (10.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 3 (30.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 3 (30.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) SoapUI
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
1 1 (10.00%) Banking
1 1 (10.00%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Analyst
2 4 (40.00%) Architect
3 3 (30.00%) Support Analyst
3 3 (30.00%) Applications Support
3 3 (30.00%) Applications Support Analyst
3 3 (30.00%) Security Architect
4 2 (20.00%) Security Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Information Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (10.00%) Security Specialist
5 1 (10.00%) Information Security Specialist
5 1 (10.00%) UNIX Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Information Security Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Information Specialist
5 1 (10.00%) UNIX Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) SOAP
1 3 (30.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Smartcard
1 1 (10.00%) Clustering
1 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (10.00%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) Solaris
1 5 (50.00%) Linux
2 4 (40.00%) UNIX
2 4 (40.00%) Windows
3 3 (30.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (10.00%) AIX
4 1 (10.00%) HPUX
4 1 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Security Management
1 5 (50.00%) Information Security
1 5 (50.00%) Security Architecture
2 3 (30.00%) Workflow
2 3 (30.00%) Release Management
2 3 (30.00%) Logistics
3 2 (20.00%) Waterfall
3 2 (20.00%) Quality Management
3 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (20.00%) Security Testing
4 1 (10.00%) ITIL
4 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
4 1 (10.00%) Business Development
4 1 (10.00%) Load Balancing
4 1 (10.00%) TOGAF
4 1 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (10.00%) Server Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) SQL
1 4 (40.00%) Shell Script
2 3 (30.00%) PL/SQL
2 3 (30.00%) Java
2 3 (30.00%) Korn
2 3 (30.00%) Bash Shell
3 2 (20.00%) Perl
4 1 (10.00%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) CISSP
1 1 (10.00%) CISA
1 1 (10.00%) CISM
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (50.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 5 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (50.00%) PCI DSS
2 2 (20.00%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Samba
1 1 (10.00%) Sendmail
1 1 (10.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
1 1 (10.00%) Veritas File System
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Legato
1 1 (10.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 9 (90.00%) Oracle
2 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (50.00%) Cisco
3 4 (40.00%) IBM
3 4 (40.00%) EMC
4 3 (30.00%) SAP
5 2 (20.00%) Barracuda Networks
5 2 (20.00%) ArcSight
5 2 (20.00%) Tripwire
5 2 (20.00%) Qualys
5 2 (20.00%) McAfee
6 1 (10.00%) HP
6 1 (10.00%) Veritas
6 1 (10.00%) Red Hat
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