The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham 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 3 months to 29 June 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
Gloucestershire > Cheltenham
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 21
Contract jobs citing Sun 0 0 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham - - 5.04%
As % of the Vendors category - - 10.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 7
Cheltenham median daily rate - - £463
Gloucestershire median daily rate - £550 £463
% change year-on-year - +18.91%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cheltenham median hourly rate - - -
Gloucestershire 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 vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Cheltenham
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 35 74 68
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham 43.21% 58.27% 48.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 69 104
Cheltenham median daily rate £325 £330 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.51% -20.48%  
10th Percentile £162 £290 £230
90th Percentile £428 £430 £488
Gloucestershire median daily rate £330 £375 £413
% change year-on-year -12.00% -9.09%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 9 3
Cheltenham median hourly rate £17.50 £40.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -56.25% -5.88%  
10th Percentile £13.00 £11.63 £41.25
90th Percentile £47.50 £44.50 £43.75
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £45.00 £34.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year +30.43% +25.45%  

Sun
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheltenham

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

Job vacancy trend for Sun in Cheltenham

Sun
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Sun in Cheltenham

Sun
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cheltenham

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Sun in Cheltenham