Period
to 19 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridge with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Sun products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Sun over the 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never 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.

Sun
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 60 83
Contract jobs citing Sun 0 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridge - 0.16% 0.21%
As % of the Vendors category - 0.38% 0.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Cambridge median daily rate - - £380
Cambridgeshire median daily rate - £475 £380
% change year-on-year - +25.00% -15.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cambridge median hourly rate - - -
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate - - -

Sun is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Cambridge.

All Vendors
Cambridge
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 235 263 391
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 33.96% 42.01% 40.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 132 137 251
Cambridge median daily rate £363 £400 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.38% -3.03% +12.24%
10th Percentile £200 £234 £230
90th Percentile £570 £555 £573
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £363 £400 £408
% change year-on-year -9.38% -1.84% +16.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 11 27
Cambridge median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.06% -19.51% -18.81%
10th Percentile £11.25 £10.50 £15.77
90th Percentile £44.30 £43.75 £59.25
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £15.73 £17.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year -8.81% -1.43% -29.29%

Sun
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

Job postings citing Sun as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridge.

Job vacancy trend for Sun in Cambridge

Sun
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Sun in Cambridge.

Contractor daily rate trend for Sun in Cambridge

Sun
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Sun in Cambridge