Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Essex with a requirement for Sun Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 23 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.

Sun Certification
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 77 82
Contract jobs citing Sun Certification 0 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex - 0.34% 0.41%
As % of the Qualifications category - 1.36% 2.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Essex median daily rate - £260 -
East of England median daily rate £425 £260 £410
% change year-on-year +63.46% -36.59% +46.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Essex median hourly rate - £33.50 £40.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -17.79% +25.92%
East of England median hourly rate - £33.50 £40.75
% change year-on-year - -17.79% +25.92%

Sun Certification is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Essex with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Essex
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 134 221 172
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 16.83% 25.17% 14.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 148 81
Essex median daily rate £400 £310 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +29.03% -22.50% +14.29%
10th Percentile £163 £225 £225
90th Percentile £546 £491 £538
East of England median daily rate £380 £375 £380
% change year-on-year +1.33% -1.32% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 33 21
Essex median hourly rate £26.44 £34.00 £41.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -22.24% -18.07% +28.23%
10th Percentile £18.46 £15.75 £25.25
90th Percentile £39.90 £44.75 £48.75
East of England median hourly rate £18.00 £28.56 £21.50
% change year-on-year -36.97% +32.84% +16.22%

Sun Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

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

Job vacancy trend for Sun Certification in Essex

Sun Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Sun Certification in Essex

Sun Certification
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Sun Certification in Essex