The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sun products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Welwyn Garden City region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sun over the 3 months to 26 May 2015 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
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sun
Rank 18 16 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Contract jobs citing Sun 3 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 2.88% 1.37% -
As % of the Vendors category 3.85% 3.23% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate
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£275 £313 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £400 £348
% change year-on-year
-3.12% +15.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.00 £25.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-52.94% +27.50%
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Hertfordshire

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

Vendors Category
Welwyn Garden City
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
78 31 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 75.00% 42.47% 30.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 19 7
Average daily rate £342 £313 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.44% -21.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £240 £144
10% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £384 £675
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.21% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £15.55 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -7.89%

Sun
Jobs Demand Trend in Welwyn Garden City

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

Sun Jobs Demand Trend in Welwyn Garden City

Sun
Daily Rate Trend in Welwyn Garden City

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

Sun Daily Rate Trend in Welwyn Garden City

Sun
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Welwyn Garden City 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 3 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) LDAP
2 2 (66.67%) Toad
2 2 (66.67%) IBM
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) CA
2 2 (66.67%) Novell
2 2 (66.67%) Internet
2 2 (66.67%) Tivoli
2 2 (66.67%) Tivoli Identity Manager
2 2 (66.67%) CA Single Sign-On
2 2 (66.67%) Novell Identity Manager
2 2 (66.67%) Telnet
2 2 (66.67%) Retail
2 2 (66.67%) SSH
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) Identity Management
2 2 (66.67%) Tivoli Directory Server
2 2 (66.67%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 2 (66.67%) Cyber-Ark
2 2 (66.67%) PuTTY
3 1 (33.33%) Gerrit
3 1 (33.33%) Confluence
3 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (33.33%) Finance

Sun
Top Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Welwyn Garden City 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 1 (33.33%) Confluence
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) LDAP
1 2 (66.67%) Internet
1 2 (66.67%) Telnet
1 2 (66.67%) SSH
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
1 2 (66.67%) PuTTY
2 1 (33.33%) LAN
2 1 (33.33%) WAN
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Toad
2 1 (33.33%) Gerrit
2 1 (33.33%) JIRA
2 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (66.67%) Retail
2 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Cyber-Ark Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Linux Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) SUSE
3 1 (33.33%) Ubuntu
3 1 (33.33%) UNIX
3 1 (33.33%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Identity Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) Korn
2 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 1 (33.33%) Bash Shell
2 1 (33.33%) Perl
2 1 (33.33%) VBScript
2 1 (33.33%) Python
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (66.67%) Tivoli Directory Server
1 2 (66.67%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (33.33%) NFS
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Tivoli
1 2 (66.67%) Tivoli Identity Manager
1 2 (66.67%) CA Single Sign-On
1 2 (66.67%) Novell Identity Manager
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
1 2 (66.67%) IBM
1 2 (66.67%) CA
1 2 (66.67%) Novell
1 2 (66.67%) Cyber-Ark
2 1 (33.33%) Atlassian
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
2 1 (33.33%) NetApp
2 1 (33.33%) HP
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco