The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sun products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sun over the 3 months to 23 January 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sun
Rank 55 45 54
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +9
Contract jobs citing Sun 3 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 0.46% 1.20% 0.51%
As % of the Vendors category 1.05% 2.76% 1.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 2
Average daily rate
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£325 £320 £354
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.56% -9.54%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £388 £361
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +7.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.18 £44.00 £22.75
% change year-on-year
-20.05% +93.40%
Sun
South West

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

Vendors Category
Wiltshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
285 217 259
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 43.85% 43.57% 43.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 186 138 180
Average daily rate £375 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £250 £272
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £501 £478
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 12 15
Average hourly rate £22.69 £19.31 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.50% -10.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.62 £13.82 £12.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.10 £25.40 £190.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.40 £16.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+5.45% -13.15%

Sun
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

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

Sun Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

Sun
Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Sun Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

Sun
Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Sun Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

Sun
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Sun within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Swindon - 1 - -
Chippenham - - - - 2
Salisbury - - - -
Sun
South West

Sun
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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 5 (100.00%) Solaris
2 4 (80.00%) SC Cleared
2 4 (80.00%) Security Cleared
3 3 (60.00%) Oracle
4 2 (40.00%) DV Cleared
4 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database
4 2 (40.00%) Linux
4 2 (40.00%) Siebel
4 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
5 1 (20.00%) Samba
5 1 (20.00%) NetBackup
5 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
5 1 (20.00%) RHCE
5 1 (20.00%) Red Hat
5 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
5 1 (20.00%) Cisco
5 1 (20.00%) Perl
5 1 (20.00%) UNIX
5 1 (20.00%) Windows
5 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

Sun
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
General
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Systems Administrator
1 2 (40.00%) DBA
1 2 (40.00%) Administrator
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle DBA
2 1 (20.00%) UNIX Systems Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) UNIX Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Linux Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Designer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Designer
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Solaris
2 2 (40.00%) Linux
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (20.00%) UNIX
3 1 (20.00%) Windows
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (80.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (40.00%) DV Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) RHCE
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Samba
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle
2 2 (40.00%) Siebel
3 1 (20.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco