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 22 October 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
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sun
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Sun 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City - - -
As % of the Vendors category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £310 £375
% change year-on-year
+20.96% -17.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.25 £23.46 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+71.56% +4.26%
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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
36 14 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 55.38% 48.28% 45.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 10 9
Average daily rate £235 £425 £248
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-44.70% +71.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £138 £370 £214
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £523 £340
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 0
Average hourly rate £16.20 £9.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+70.52% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.03 £18.75
% change year-on-year
-0.16% -3.84%

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 20 Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, 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 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) CommVault
1 1 (100.00%) NetApp
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (100.00%) Replication
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (100.00%) WatchGuard
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) NAS
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (100.00%) Fibre Channel
1 1 (100.00%) KVM

Sun
Top Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, 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 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) NAS
1 1 (100.00%) Fibre Channel
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) KVM
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) CommVault
1 1 (100.00%) NetApp
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) WatchGuard