The first table below looks at the demand 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 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Wiltshire region.

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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sun
Rank - 50 39
Contract jobs citing Sun 0 4 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire - 0.71% 2.11%
As % of the Vendors category - 1.50% 4.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 2
Average daily rate
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- £325 £354
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -8.12%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.31% -2.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £20.00 £31.75
% change year-on-year
+37.50% -37.00%
Vendors Category
Wiltshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
289 267 295
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 44.53% 47.59% 51.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 178 175 150
Average daily rate £400 £404 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.92% +0.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £239 £252 £211
10% offered a daily rate of more than £519 £505 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 19 27
Average hourly rate £20.06 £15.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.41% -31.11%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.04 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-8.08% -4.80%
Sun
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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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, 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 3 (60.00%) UNIX
1 3 (60.00%) Solaris
1 3 (60.00%) Linux
1 3 (60.00%) EMC
1 3 (60.00%) Red Hat
1 3 (60.00%) NetBackup
1 3 (60.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (40.00%) NAS
2 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (40.00%) Infor
2 2 (40.00%) vSphere
2 2 (40.00%) Change Control
2 2 (40.00%) Software Deployment
2 2 (40.00%) Backup Exec
2 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) VMware
2 2 (40.00%) CLARiiON
2 2 (40.00%) SSH
2 2 (40.00%) SAP Business One
2 2 (40.00%) Celerra
2 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (40.00%) SAN
2 2 (40.00%) Perl
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle
2 2 (40.00%) SAP
2 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (40.00%) Python
2 2 (40.00%) ERP
2 2 (40.00%) DHCP

Sun
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, 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.

Business Applications
1 2 (40.00%) SAP Business One
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) DHCP
1 2 (40.00%) FTP
1 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (40.00%) DNS
1 2 (40.00%) SAN
1 2 (40.00%) SSH
1 2 (40.00%) NAS
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Project Manager
1 2 (40.00%) Systems Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Implementation Manager
1 2 (40.00%) Implementation Project Manager
1 2 (40.00%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) ERP Manager
2 1 (20.00%) ERP Implementation Manager
2 1 (20.00%) ERP Implementation Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Finance Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) ERP Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Finance Systems Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Manager
2 1 (20.00%) UNIX Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (40.00%) CLARiiON
1 2 (40.00%) Celerra
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) UNIX
1 3 (60.00%) Solaris
1 3 (60.00%) Linux
1 3 (60.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (40.00%) ERP
1 2 (40.00%) Change Control
1 2 (40.00%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) Perl
1 2 (40.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) NFS
1 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (40.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) NetBackup
2 2 (40.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) EMC
1 3 (60.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle
2 2 (40.00%) SAP
2 2 (40.00%) HP
2 2 (40.00%) VMware
2 2 (40.00%) Infor
3 1 (20.00%) Symantec