Period
to 16 December 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Derbyshire 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 16 December 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
East Midlands > Derbyshire
6 months to
16 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 42 54 40
Rank change year-on-year +12 -14 -
Contract jobs citing Sun 15 1 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Derbyshire 2.72% 0.18% 3.50%
As % of the Vendors category 5.00% 0.35% 7.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 1 10
Derbyshire median daily rate £320 £75 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +329.53% -82.97% -
10th Percentile £305 £72 £363
90th Percentile £418 £77 £502
East Midlands median daily rate £320 £77 £438
% change year-on-year +315.58% -82.40% +56.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Derbyshire median hourly rate - - -
East Midlands median hourly rate £15.73 £10.00 £8.50
% change year-on-year +57.25% +17.65% -

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 Derbyshire.

All Vendors
Derbyshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 300 283 264
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Derbyshire 54.35% 51.45% 48.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 180 150 123
Derbyshire median daily rate £390 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.50% +6.67% -2.28%
10th Percentile £220 £174 £213
90th Percentile £546 £575 £500
East Midlands median daily rate £375 £400 £375
% change year-on-year -6.25% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 17 25
Derbyshire median hourly rate £23.25 £13.60 £12.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +71.02% +6.63% +21.43%
10th Percentile £13.73 £8.69 £9.84
90th Percentile £40.75 £60.00 £18.00
East Midlands median hourly rate £14.20 £14.00 £13.90
% change year-on-year +1.43% +0.72% -13.13%

Sun
Job Vacancy Trend in Derbyshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Sun in Derbyshire

Sun
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Derbyshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Sun in Derbyshire

Sun
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Derbyshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Sun in Derbyshire

Sun
Contract Job Locations in Derbyshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Sun within the Derbyshire region over the 6 months to 16 December 2017. 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
Derby +12 15 £320 +329.53%
Sun
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 16 December 2017, 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 Derbyshire region with a requirement for Sun.

1 15 (100.00%) Oracle
1 15 (100.00%) Unix
1 15 (100.00%) Solaris
1 15 (100.00%) Linux
1 15 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 14 (93.33%) SC Cleared
3 12 (80.00%) Korn
3 12 (80.00%) Perl
3 12 (80.00%) Veritas
4 9 (60.00%) Python
4 9 (60.00%) ERP
4 9 (60.00%) SAP
4 9 (60.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 9 (60.00%) SAP ERP
4 9 (60.00%) Virtual Machines
5 8 (53.33%) Disaster Recovery
6 7 (46.67%) AIX
7 6 (40.00%) JBoss
7 6 (40.00%) WebLogic
7 6 (40.00%) Apache
7 6 (40.00%) Tomcat
7 6 (40.00%) iPlanet
7 6 (40.00%) Oracle Application Server
8 5 (33.33%) Clustering
8 5 (33.33%) Firewall
8 5 (33.33%) SUSE
8 5 (33.33%) Load Balancing
8 5 (33.33%) F5
8 5 (33.33%) High Availability
8 5 (33.33%) Red Hat

Sun
Co-occurring IT Skills in Derbyshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 6 (40.00%) Apache
1 6 (40.00%) iPlanet
1 6 (40.00%) JBoss
1 6 (40.00%) Oracle Application Server
1 6 (40.00%) Tomcat
1 6 (40.00%) WebLogic
2 2 (13.33%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (13.33%) MQSeries
2 2 (13.33%) OpenStack
2 2 (13.33%) SharePoint
2 2 (13.33%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 9 (60.00%) SAP ERP
2 3 (20.00%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Communications & Networking
1 5 (33.33%) Firewall
1 5 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 4 (26.67%) SAN
3 2 (13.33%) DNS
3 2 (13.33%) FCoE
3 2 (13.33%) iSCSI
3 2 (13.33%) LDAP
3 2 (13.33%) NAS
3 2 (13.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle Reports
Job Titles
1 13 (86.67%) Unix Engineer
2 6 (40.00%) Design Engineer
2 6 (40.00%) Solaris Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Linux Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Unix Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (33.33%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Clustering
2 3 (20.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 15 (100.00%) Linux
1 15 (100.00%) Solaris
1 15 (100.00%) Unix
2 7 (46.67%) AIX
3 5 (33.33%) HPUX
3 5 (33.33%) SUSE
4 2 (13.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (60.00%) ERP
2 8 (53.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (33.33%) High Availability
3 5 (33.33%) Load Balancing
4 3 (20.00%) ITIL
4 3 (20.00%) Unit Testing
5 1 (6.67%) Procure-to-Pay
5 1 (6.67%) Requirements Management
5 1 (6.67%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 12 (80.00%) Korn
1 12 (80.00%) Perl
2 9 (60.00%) Python
3 3 (20.00%) Bash Shell
3 3 (20.00%) C-shell
3 3 (20.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 15 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 14 (93.33%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 9 (60.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 9 (60.00%) Virtual Machines
2 3 (20.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (20.00%) KVM
2 3 (20.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 3 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (13.33%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (13.33%) Samba
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) OpenView
Vendors
1 15 (100.00%) Oracle
2 12 (80.00%) Veritas
3 9 (60.00%) SAP
4 5 (33.33%) Cisco
4 5 (33.33%) F5
4 5 (33.33%) Red Hat
5 3 (20.00%) PlateSpin
5 3 (20.00%) VMware
6 2 (13.33%) Borland
6 2 (13.33%) Cognos
6 2 (13.33%) HP
6 2 (13.33%) Opsware