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The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 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 August 2022 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
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
19 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 46 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - -
Contract jobs citing Sun 26 0 0
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 3.35% - -
As % of the Vendors category 9.35% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
10th Percentile - - -
25th Percentile £463 - -
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £475 - -
75th Percentile £488 - -
90th Percentile - - -
East of England median daily rate £288 £525 £495
% change year-on-year -45.24% +6.06% -8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 0 0
10th Percentile £18.75 - -
25th Percentile £19.06 - -
Median hourly rate £19.81 - -
75th Percentile £20.56 - -
90th Percentile - - -
East of England median hourly rate £19.81 - -

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 Cambridgeshire.

All Vendors
Cambridgeshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 278 186 150
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 35.87% 29.81% 40.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 180 90 93
10th Percentile £187 £143 £210
25th Percentile £313 £193 £313
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £425 £350 £445
Median % change year-on-year +21.43% -21.35% +2.89%
75th Percentile £566 £505 £550
90th Percentile £675 £575 £616
East of England median daily rate £450 £405 £416
% change year-on-year +11.11% -2.70% -6.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 76 40 8
10th Percentile £13.25 £12.15 £13.08
25th Percentile £15.25 £12.25 £14.25
Median hourly rate £15.50 £13.50 £14.50
Median % change year-on-year +14.81% -6.90% -17.14%
75th Percentile £20.56 £14.50 £47.50
90th Percentile £34.13 £20.00 £49.38
East of England median hourly rate £19.81 £15.00 £21.57
% change year-on-year +32.07% -30.46% +33.15%

Sun
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

Job postings citing Sun as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire.

Job vacancy trend for Sun in Cambridgeshire

Sun
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Sun in Cambridgeshire.

Daily rate trend for Sun in Cambridgeshire

Sun
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Sun in Cambridgeshire.

Hourly rate trend for Sun in Cambridgeshire

Sun
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Sun within the Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 19 August 2022. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Jobs
Peterborough - 25 - - 2
Cambridge - 1 £475 -
Sun
East of England

For the 6 months to 19 August 2022, IT contractor jobs citing Sun also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Sun.

1 26 (100.00%) Incident Management
2 25 (96.15%) Customer Service
2 25 (96.15%) SC Cleared
2 25 (96.15%) Security Cleared
2 25 (96.15%) MCP
2 25 (96.15%) Retail
3 1 (3.85%) Service Management
3 1 (3.85%) ITSM
3 1 (3.85%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.85%) Linux
3 1 (3.85%) Python
3 1 (3.85%) LDAP
3 1 (3.85%) SMTP
3 1 (3.85%) DHCP
3 1 (3.85%) SNMP
3 1 (3.85%) DNS
3 1 (3.85%) HP
3 1 (3.85%) Dell
3 1 (3.85%) Firmware
3 1 (3.85%) Nagios
3 1 (3.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (3.85%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.85%) C-shell
3 1 (3.85%) Bash
3 1 (3.85%) Puppet
3 1 (3.85%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (3.85%) ServiceNow
3 1 (3.85%) HAProxy
3 1 (3.85%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (3.85%) Ansible

Sun
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 1 (3.85%) DHCP
1 1 (3.85%) DNS
1 1 (3.85%) SMTP
1 1 (3.85%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.85%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Git (software)
1 1 (3.85%) JIRA
General
1 25 (96.15%) Retail
Job Titles
1 25 (96.15%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
1 25 (96.15%) Analyst
1 25 (96.15%) Service Analyst
1 25 (96.15%) Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (3.85%) Administrator
2 1 (3.85%) Linux Administrator
2 1 (3.85%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.85%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.85%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.85%) Linux
1 1 (3.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (100.00%) Incident Management
2 25 (96.15%) Customer Service
3 1 (3.85%) Break/Fix
3 1 (3.85%) ITSM
3 1 (3.85%) Performance Optimisation
3 1 (3.85%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (3.85%) Proactive Monitoring
3 1 (3.85%) Server Management
3 1 (3.85%) Service Management
3 1 (3.85%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.85%) Bash
1 1 (3.85%) C-shell
1 1 (3.85%) Python
Qualifications
1 25 (96.15%) MCP
1 25 (96.15%) SC Cleared
1 25 (96.15%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (3.85%) Firmware
1 1 (3.85%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) Ansible
1 1 (3.85%) HAProxy
1 1 (3.85%) Nagios
1 1 (3.85%) Puppet
1 1 (3.85%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 1 (3.85%) Dell
1 1 (3.85%) Fujitsu
1 1 (3.85%) HP
1 1 (3.85%) ServiceNow