The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sun products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the West Lothian region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sun over the 3 months to 19 December 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 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sun
Rank - 24 10
Contract jobs citing Sun 0 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Lothian - 1.18% 8.51%
As % of the Vendors category - 3.03% 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 4
Average daily rate
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- £375 £294
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +27.55%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £344 £388
% change year-on-year
+1.81% -11.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.18 £23.75 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+48.10% +5.55%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the West Lothian region.

Vendors Category
West Lothian
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
27 33 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Lothian 44.26% 38.82% 59.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 15 15
Average daily rate £325 £285 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.03% -24.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £250 £201
10% offered a daily rate of more than £373 £373 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £12.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.40 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.35% -10.52%

Sun
Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

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

Sun Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

Sun
Daily Rate Trend in West Lothian

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

Sun Daily Rate Trend in West Lothian

Sun
Hourly Rate Trend in West Lothian

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

Sun Hourly Rate Trend in West Lothian