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 3 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sun
Rank 67 87 82
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -5
Contract jobs citing Sun 14 14 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 1.33% 1.04% 1.16%
As % of the Vendors category 2.79% 2.03% 2.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 17
Median daily rate - £265 £85
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +211.76%
UK excluding London median daily rate £345 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
-13.75% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £12.00 £35.18
% change year-on-year
+179.16% -65.88%
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
502 689 732
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 47.58% 51.00% 47.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 269 418 358
Median daily rate £400 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £220 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 20 65
Median hourly rate £18.50 £19.03 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.78% -4.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.20 £13.80 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £24.40 £48.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%

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 3 December 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
Epsom +5 9 - -
Sunbury-on-Thames - 1 - -
Tadworth - 1 - -
Sun
South East

Sun
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 3 December 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 20 (90.91%) SAN
2 19 (86.36%) Oracle
3 18 (81.82%) Solaris
4 16 (72.73%) Linux
4 16 (72.73%) Unix
5 15 (68.18%) Veritas
5 15 (68.18%) Red Hat
5 15 (68.18%) Finance
5 15 (68.18%) NAS
5 15 (68.18%) Enterprise Storage
6 13 (59.09%) High Availability
7 11 (50.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 11 (50.00%) NetBackup
8 10 (45.45%) Service Delivery
8 10 (45.45%) Brocade
8 10 (45.45%) Veritas File System
9 9 (40.91%) Symantec
9 9 (40.91%) NetApp
10 8 (36.36%) Disaster Recovery
10 8 (36.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 7 (31.82%) SSH
11 7 (31.82%) Change Management
11 7 (31.82%) FTP
12 6 (27.27%) NFS
12 6 (27.27%) Legal
12 6 (27.27%) Replication
12 6 (27.27%) Problem Management
12 6 (27.27%) Team Foundation Server
12 6 (27.27%) Change Control
12 6 (27.27%) Fibre Channel

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 2 (9.09%) SAS
Business Applications
1 2 (9.09%) SAP FI
2 1 (4.55%) SAP CO
2 1 (4.55%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (4.55%) SAP FSCM
Communications & Networking
1 20 (90.91%) SAN
2 15 (68.18%) NAS
3 7 (31.82%) FTP
3 7 (31.82%) SSH
4 6 (27.27%) Fibre Channel
5 3 (13.64%) iSCSI
6 2 (9.09%) Firewall
7 1 (4.55%) LAN
7 1 (4.55%) LDAP
7 1 (4.55%) Network Security
7 1 (4.55%) SSL
7 1 (4.55%) TCP/IP
7 1 (4.55%) VPN
7 1 (4.55%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.64%) SQL Server
1 3 (13.64%) SQL Server 2005
1 3 (13.64%) SQL Server 2008
1 3 (13.64%) SQL Server 2012
1 3 (13.64%) SQL Server 2014
1 3 (13.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 3 (13.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (27.27%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 15 (68.18%) Finance
2 6 (27.27%) Legal
3 2 (9.09%) Banking
3 2 (9.09%) Investment Banking
4 1 (4.55%) Automotive
4 1 (4.55%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 14 (63.64%) Administrator
2 11 (50.00%) Unix Administrator
3 10 (45.45%) Storage Administrator
4 7 (31.82%) Solaris Administrator
4 7 (31.82%) Systems Administrator
5 6 (27.27%) Storage Systems Administrator
5 6 (27.27%) Unix Systems Administrator
6 3 (13.64%) DBA
6 3 (13.64%) SQL DBA
6 3 (13.64%) SQL Server DBA
7 2 (9.09%) SAN Administrator
7 2 (9.09%) SAN Storage Administrator
7 2 (9.09%) Team Leader
7 2 (9.09%) Unix Team Leader
8 1 (4.55%) Junior DBA
8 1 (4.55%) Junior SQL Server DBA
8 1 (4.55%) Linux Administrator
8 1 (4.55%) Network Security Analyst
8 1 (4.55%) SAP Consultant
8 1 (4.55%) SWIFT Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.64%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 15 (68.18%) Enterprise Storage
2 6 (27.27%) Replication
3 3 (13.64%) Clustering
4 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.55%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (4.55%) RSA SecurID
4 1 (4.55%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 18 (81.82%) Solaris
2 16 (72.73%) Linux
2 16 (72.73%) Unix
3 8 (36.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (22.73%) Data ONTAP
5 3 (13.64%) HPUX
6 2 (9.09%) Windows
7 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (59.09%) High Availability
2 10 (45.45%) Service Delivery
3 8 (36.36%) Disaster Recovery
4 7 (31.82%) Change Management
5 6 (27.27%) Change Control
5 6 (27.27%) Problem Management
6 4 (18.18%) Capacity Management
6 4 (18.18%) Regulatory Compliance
7 3 (13.64%) Database Mirroring
7 3 (13.64%) Load Balancing
7 3 (13.64%) Performance Tuning
8 1 (4.55%) Asset Management
8 1 (4.55%) Business Analysis
8 1 (4.55%) ITIL
8 1 (4.55%) ITSM
8 1 (4.55%) PRINCE2
8 1 (4.55%) Project Management
8 1 (4.55%) Risk Management
8 1 (4.55%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.64%) SQL
1 3 (13.64%) T-SQL
1 3 (13.64%) VB.NET
2 1 (4.55%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) CCA
1 1 (4.55%) Degree
System Software
1 11 (50.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 10 (45.45%) Veritas File System
3 6 (27.27%) NFS
4 3 (13.64%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 3 (13.64%) Virtual Servers
4 3 (13.64%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (9.09%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (4.55%) Active Directory
6 1 (4.55%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 11 (50.00%) NetBackup
2 5 (22.73%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 4 (18.18%) Nagios
4 3 (13.64%) EMC Navisphere
4 3 (13.64%) NetApp OnCommand
5 2 (9.09%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (4.55%) HP Data Protector
6 1 (4.55%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 19 (86.36%) Oracle
2 15 (68.18%) Red Hat
2 15 (68.18%) Veritas
3 10 (45.45%) Brocade
4 9 (40.91%) NetApp
4 9 (40.91%) Symantec
5 4 (18.18%) Nimble Storage
5 4 (18.18%) VMware
6 2 (9.09%) HP
6 2 (9.09%) SAP
6 2 (9.09%) Sybase
7 1 (4.55%) 3PAR
7 1 (4.55%) Blue Coat
7 1 (4.55%) CheckPoint
7 1 (4.55%) Cisco
7 1 (4.55%) Citrix
7 1 (4.55%) Juniper
7 1 (4.55%) Palo Alto
7 1 (4.55%) StorageTek