Period
to 22 May 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cumbria 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 22 May 2018 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
North West > Cumbria
6 months to
22 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 26 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - -
Contract jobs citing Sun 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cumbria 1.32% - -
As % of the Vendors category 2.74% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Cumbria median daily rate £400 - -
North West median daily rate £420 £409 £425
% change year-on-year +2.75% -3.82% -12.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cumbria median hourly rate - - -
North West 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 Cumbria.

All Vendors
Cumbria
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 73 49 60
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cumbria 48.34% 63.64% 46.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 11 18
Cumbria median daily rate £410 £325 £373
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +26.15% -12.75% -14.86%
10th Percentile £270 £210 £248
90th Percentile £488 £588 £501
North West median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 13 13
Cumbria median hourly rate £45.00 £16.00 £43.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +181.25% -62.79% -11.53%
10th Percentile £10.75 £13.75 £12.50
90th Percentile £51.25 £41.65 £56.90
North West median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year - -21.95% +17.14%

Sun
Job Vacancy Trend in Cumbria

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

Job vacancy trend for Sun in Cumbria

Sun
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cumbria

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Sun in Cumbria

Sun
Contract Job Locations in Cumbria

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Sun within the Cumbria region over the 6 months to 22 May 2018. 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
Job
Vacancies
Barrow-in-Furness - 2 £400 -
Sun
North West

For the 6 months to 22 May 2018, 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 Cumbria region with a requirement for Sun.

1 2 (100.00%) Perl
1 2 (100.00%) SAP
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
1 2 (100.00%) Solaris
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) EMC
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
1 2 (100.00%) Veritas
1 2 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 2 (100.00%) SUSE
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) NetBackup
1 2 (100.00%) Capita
1 2 (100.00%) Ivanti
1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
1 2 (100.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 2 (100.00%) vSphere
1 2 (100.00%) SAP HANA
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle ZFS

Sun
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cumbria 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 2 (100.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SAP HANA
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Administrator
1 2 (100.00%) Solaris Administrator
1 2 (100.00%) Solaris Systems Administrator
1 2 (100.00%) Systems Administrator
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Solaris
1 2 (100.00%) SUSE
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Perl
1 2 (100.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 2 (100.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) NetBackup
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Capita
1 2 (100.00%) EMC
1 2 (100.00%) Ivanti
1 2 (100.00%) SAP
1 2 (100.00%) Veritas
1 2 (100.00%) VMware