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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sun over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sun
Rank 80 81 85
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +4
Contract jobs citing Sun 10 15 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.85% 1.07% 0.31%
As % of the Vendors category 1.72% 2.19% 0.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 1
Median daily rate £390 £394 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.95% +5.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £413 £400
% change year-on-year
-4.24% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £7.19 £38.11
% change year-on-year
+400.69% -81.13%
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
581 686 649
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 49.20% 48.79% 50.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 405 395 350
Median daily rate £400 £363 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% +0.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £260 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £524
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 15 30
Median hourly rate £27.38 £18.50 £16.08
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+47.97% +15.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £13.90 £12.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £48.90 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.75 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

Sun
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Surrey region citing Sun as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Sun within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 28 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Camberley - 2 £425 -
Redhill - 2 £390 -
Guildford +9 1 £300 -
Tadworth - 1 - -
Sun
South East

Sun
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 Surrey region with a requirement for Sun.

1 25 (80.65%) Solaris
2 23 (74.19%) Linux
3 22 (70.97%) Unix
4 21 (67.74%) Veritas
4 21 (67.74%) NetBackup
5 20 (64.52%) Red Hat
5 20 (64.52%) SAN
5 20 (64.52%) Oracle
6 18 (58.06%) EMC
6 18 (58.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 16 (51.61%) Brocade
8 15 (48.39%) Fibre Channel
9 13 (41.94%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 13 (41.94%) Veritas Storage Foundation
9 13 (41.94%) Finance
9 13 (41.94%) StorageTek
9 13 (41.94%) Oracle ZFS
10 11 (35.48%) EMC VMAX
10 11 (35.48%) GlusterFS
10 11 (35.48%) Disaster Recovery
10 11 (35.48%) MySQL
10 11 (35.48%) Red Hat Satellite
11 10 (32.26%) High Availability
11 10 (32.26%) TCP/IP
12 9 (29.03%) Clustering
13 8 (25.81%) Veritas Volume Manager
14 7 (22.58%) Banking
14 7 (22.58%) Investment Banking
14 7 (22.58%) OLTP
14 7 (22.58%) VLDB

Sun
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey 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 (3.23%) IIS
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) SAP CO
1 1 (3.23%) SAP FI
1 1 (3.23%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (3.23%) SAP FSCM
Communications & Networking
1 20 (64.52%) SAN
2 15 (48.39%) Fibre Channel
3 10 (32.26%) TCP/IP
4 6 (19.35%) DHCP
5 4 (12.90%) Firewall
6 3 (9.68%) LAN
6 3 (9.68%) NAS
6 3 (9.68%) Network Security
6 3 (9.68%) SSH
6 3 (9.68%) SSL
6 3 (9.68%) VPN
6 3 (9.68%) WAN
7 2 (6.45%) FTP
7 2 (6.45%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (35.48%) MySQL
2 7 (22.58%) OLTP
2 7 (22.58%) VLDB
3 3 (9.68%) SQL Server
3 3 (9.68%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (9.68%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (9.68%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (9.68%) SQL Server 2014
3 3 (9.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (9.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 13 (41.94%) Finance
2 7 (22.58%) Banking
2 7 (22.58%) Investment Banking
3 1 (3.23%) Automotive
3 1 (3.23%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 20 (64.52%) Administrator
1 20 (64.52%) Unix Administrator
2 7 (22.58%) Systems Administrator
2 7 (22.58%) Unix Systems Administrator
3 4 (12.90%) Solaris Administrator
4 3 (9.68%) Analyst
4 3 (9.68%) DBA
4 3 (9.68%) Network Analyst
4 3 (9.68%) Network Security Analyst
4 3 (9.68%) Security Analyst
4 3 (9.68%) SQL DBA
4 3 (9.68%) SQL Server DBA
5 2 (6.45%) Architect
5 2 (6.45%) LAN Security Analyst
5 2 (6.45%) LAN/WAN Analyst
5 2 (6.45%) Linux Administrator
5 2 (6.45%) Security Architect
5 2 (6.45%) Team Leader
5 2 (6.45%) Unix Team Leader
6 1 (3.23%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.68%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (35.48%) EMC VMAX
2 9 (29.03%) Clustering
3 3 (9.68%) Replication
3 3 (9.68%) RSA SecurID
4 2 (6.45%) Computer Science
4 2 (6.45%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (3.23%) Client/Server
5 1 (3.23%) Driving Licence
5 1 (3.23%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (3.23%) Management Information System
5 1 (3.23%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 25 (80.65%) Solaris
2 23 (74.19%) Linux
3 22 (70.97%) Unix
4 18 (58.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (19.35%) AIX
6 3 (9.68%) Windows
6 3 (9.68%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (6.45%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (35.48%) Disaster Recovery
2 10 (32.26%) High Availability
3 6 (19.35%) Performance Monitoring
3 6 (19.35%) Server Patching
4 5 (16.13%) CRM
4 5 (16.13%) Project Management
5 3 (9.68%) Change Management
5 3 (9.68%) Database Mirroring
5 3 (9.68%) ITIL
5 3 (9.68%) ITSM
5 3 (9.68%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (9.68%) PRINCE2
5 3 (9.68%) Service Management
6 2 (6.45%) Information Security
6 2 (6.45%) Security Architecture
6 2 (6.45%) Security Management
7 1 (3.23%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (3.23%) Asset Management
7 1 (3.23%) Logistics
7 1 (3.23%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 6 (19.35%) Bourne shell
1 6 (19.35%) Perl
1 6 (19.35%) Shell Script
2 3 (9.68%) SQL
2 3 (9.68%) T-SQL
2 3 (9.68%) VB.NET
3 1 (3.23%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 4 (12.90%) Degree
2 2 (6.45%) CCSP
2 2 (6.45%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (3.23%) CCA
3 1 (3.23%) CISA
3 1 (3.23%) CISM
3 1 (3.23%) CISSP
3 1 (3.23%) IISP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (6.45%) PCI DSS
1 2 (6.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (3.23%) ISO27005
System Software
1 13 (41.94%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 11 (35.48%) GlusterFS
3 8 (25.81%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 6 (19.35%) Veritas File System
5 3 (9.68%) Active Directory
6 2 (6.45%) NFS
6 2 (6.45%) VMware Infrastructure
7 1 (3.23%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 21 (67.74%) NetBackup
2 13 (41.94%) Oracle ZFS
2 13 (41.94%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 11 (35.48%) Red Hat Satellite
4 6 (19.35%) Legato
5 2 (6.45%) NetApp OnCommand
5 2 (6.45%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 21 (67.74%) Veritas
2 20 (64.52%) Oracle
2 20 (64.52%) Red Hat
3 18 (58.06%) EMC
4 16 (51.61%) Brocade
5 13 (41.94%) StorageTek
6 6 (19.35%) Dell
6 6 (19.35%) HP
6 6 (19.35%) IBM
7 5 (16.13%) Cisco
8 3 (9.68%) Blue Coat
8 3 (9.68%) CheckPoint
8 3 (9.68%) Juniper
8 3 (9.68%) NetApp
8 3 (9.68%) Palo Alto
9 2 (6.45%) Microsoft
9 2 (6.45%) Sybase
9 2 (6.45%) Symantec
9 2 (6.45%) VMware
10 1 (3.23%) Nimble Storage