The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sun products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sun over the 3 months to 10 December 2016 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.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sun
Rank 118 148 120
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -28
Contract jobs citing Sun 9 2 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.37% 0.065% 0.37%
As % of the Vendors category 0.89% 0.18% 0.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 4
Median daily rate £350 - £336
UK excluding London median daily rate £345 £420 £350
% change year-on-year
-17.85% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 3
Median hourly rate - £11.26 £38.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -70.36%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £12.00 £35.18
% change year-on-year
+179.16% -65.88%
Sun
England

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

Vendors Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1010 1126 1069
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 42.05% 36.53% 39.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 642 643 622
Median daily rate £375 £388 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% +7.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £518 £461
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 79 60
Median hourly rate £14.60 £14.00 £16.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.25% -13.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.10 £9.00 £9.53
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £22.35 £38.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +5.88%

Sun
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Yorkshire region citing Sun as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Sun Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Sun
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Sun Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Sun
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Sun Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Sun
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Sun within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Yorkshire - 6 £350 -
West Yorkshire +22 3 - - 2
Sun
England

Sun
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Sun also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Yorkshire region with a requirement for Sun.

1 9 (81.82%) Oracle
1 9 (81.82%) AIX
1 9 (81.82%) LDAP
1 9 (81.82%) IBM
2 7 (63.64%) Unix
3 6 (54.55%) Windows
3 6 (54.55%) Perl
3 6 (54.55%) NFS
3 6 (54.55%) TCP/IP
3 6 (54.55%) DNS
3 6 (54.55%) EMC
3 6 (54.55%) SAN
3 6 (54.55%) Veritas
3 6 (54.55%) NetApp
3 6 (54.55%) VMware
3 6 (54.55%) Symmetrix
3 6 (54.55%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 6 (54.55%) Oracle RAC
3 6 (54.55%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 6 (54.55%) Veritas File System
3 6 (54.55%) SRDF
4 4 (36.36%) SUSE
4 4 (36.36%) Replication
4 4 (36.36%) Change Management
4 4 (36.36%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (36.36%) Red Hat
4 4 (36.36%) VMS
4 4 (36.36%) Solaris
4 4 (36.36%) Linux
4 4 (36.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

Sun
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 9 (81.82%) LDAP
2 6 (54.55%) DNS
2 6 (54.55%) SAN
2 6 (54.55%) TCP/IP
3 4 (36.36%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) MySQL
1 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Administrator
2 4 (36.36%) Linux Administrator
2 4 (36.36%) Unix Administrator
3 2 (18.18%) AIX Administrator
3 2 (18.18%) Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Architect
3 2 (18.18%) Operations Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) SAN Administrator
3 2 (18.18%) Server Administrator
3 2 (18.18%) Service Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Service Operations Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Windows Administrator
3 2 (18.18%) Windows Server Administrator
4 1 (9.09%) Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Security Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Server Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Windows Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) HTML
1 3 (27.27%) OAuth
1 3 (27.27%) OpenID
1 3 (27.27%) SailPoint
1 3 (27.27%) SOAP
1 3 (27.27%) SPML
1 3 (27.27%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (54.55%) Symmetrix
2 4 (36.36%) Replication
3 3 (27.27%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 9 (81.82%) AIX
2 7 (63.64%) Unix
3 6 (54.55%) Windows
4 4 (36.36%) Linux
4 4 (36.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (36.36%) Solaris
4 4 (36.36%) SUSE
4 4 (36.36%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
4 4 (36.36%) VMS
5 2 (18.18%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Change Management
1 4 (36.36%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (27.27%) Identity Management
2 3 (27.27%) Migration
3 2 (18.18%) Incident Management
3 2 (18.18%) ITIL
3 2 (18.18%) People Management
4 1 (9.09%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) Perl
System Software
1 6 (54.55%) NFS
1 6 (54.55%) Oracle RAC
1 6 (54.55%) SRDF
1 6 (54.55%) Veritas File System
1 6 (54.55%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 3 (27.27%) NDS
3 2 (18.18%) NetIQ eDirectory
3 2 (18.18%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 6 (54.55%) Veritas Storage Foundation
2 3 (27.27%) OpenAM
Vendors
1 9 (81.82%) IBM
1 9 (81.82%) Oracle
2 6 (54.55%) EMC
2 6 (54.55%) NetApp
2 6 (54.55%) Veritas
2 6 (54.55%) VMware
3 4 (36.36%) Red Hat
4 3 (27.27%) CA
4 3 (27.27%) Novell
4 3 (27.27%) Sybase
5 2 (18.18%) HP
6 1 (9.09%) Cyber-Ark