Period
to 19 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 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
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 120 119
Contract jobs citing Sun 0 4 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh - 0.19% 0.37%
As % of the Vendors category - 0.45% 1.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 8
Edinburgh median daily rate - £425 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +8.97% -2.50%
Scotland median daily rate £138 £368 £390
% change year-on-year -62.59% -5.77% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate - - -
Scotland 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 Edinburgh.

All Vendors
Edinburgh
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 978 893 1011
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 33.83% 41.87% 31.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 547 472 489
Edinburgh median daily rate £400 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.23% -2.64%
10th Percentile £242 £225 £250
90th Percentile £550 £525 £518
Scotland median daily rate £388 £350 £353
% change year-on-year +10.71% -0.71% +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 16 10
Edinburgh median hourly rate £30.00 £19.25 £19.76
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +55.84% -2.56% +25.27%
10th Percentile £12.63 £12.88 £10.65
90th Percentile £43.39 £50.19 £34.57
Scotland median hourly rate £24.50 £16.50 £14.51
% change year-on-year +48.48% +13.75% -8.69%

Sun
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

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

Job vacancy trend for Sun in Edinburgh

Sun
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Sun in Edinburgh

Sun
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Sun in Edinburgh