Period
to 24 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 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 24 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
South East > Hampshire
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 159 168 180
Rank change year-on-year +9 +12 -29
Contract jobs citing Sun 4 4 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.11% 0.10% 0.25%
As % of the Vendors category 0.21% 0.18% 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 9
Hampshire median daily rate £550 £373 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +47.65% -10.24% +10.67%
10th Percentile £525 £344 £325
90th Percentile £575 £382 £525
South East median daily rate £325 £385 £413
% change year-on-year -15.58% -6.67% +17.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Hampshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £41.50 £16.50 £12.00
% change year-on-year +151.52% +37.50% -70.91%

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 Hampshire.

All Vendors
Hampshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 1924 2167 2264
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 54.06% 55.66% 50.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 1081 1361 1349
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.23% +9.54%
10th Percentile £213 £250 £263
90th Percentile £538 £545 £525
South East median daily rate £418 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +4.38% +2.56% +6.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 91 110 118
Hampshire median hourly rate £18.69 £20.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.58% +5.26% +26.67%
10th Percentile £10.50 £11.83 £12.43
90th Percentile £45.00 £55.63 £47.60
South East median hourly rate £17.25 £16.00 £18.68
% change year-on-year +7.81% -14.35% +20.52%

Sun
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Sun in Hampshire

Sun
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Sun in Hampshire

Sun
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Sun in Hampshire

Sun
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Sun within the Hampshire region over the 6 months to 24 November 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
Basingstoke - 2 - -
Eastleigh - 1 £550 - 1
Sun
South East

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for Sun.

1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
2 3 (75.00%) Unix
2 3 (75.00%) Solaris
2 3 (75.00%) Internet
3 2 (50.00%) Tivoli
3 2 (50.00%) Remedy
3 2 (50.00%) Degree
3 2 (50.00%) Sun Certification
3 2 (50.00%) Customer Requirements
3 2 (50.00%) Red Hat
3 2 (50.00%) Linux
3 2 (50.00%) Informix
3 2 (50.00%) Sybase
3 2 (50.00%) DB2
3 2 (50.00%) Change Management
4 1 (25.00%) MongoDB
4 1 (25.00%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (25.00%) High Availability
4 1 (25.00%) Splunk
4 1 (25.00%) OpenStack
4 1 (25.00%) Couchbase
4 1 (25.00%) OpenShift
4 1 (25.00%) Sensu
4 1 (25.00%) DevOps
4 1 (25.00%) Dashboard Development
4 1 (25.00%) Elastic Stack
4 1 (25.00%) Grafana
4 1 (25.00%) Identity Management
4 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (25.00%) Scrum

Sun
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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 1 (25.00%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (25.00%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) DB2
1 2 (50.00%) Informix
2 1 (25.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (25.00%) Couchbase
2 1 (25.00%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle APEX
General
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) 1st Line Support
1 2 (50.00%) 1st Line Support Technician
1 2 (50.00%) Service Desk Support
1 2 (50.00%) Service Desk Technician
1 2 (50.00%) Support Technician
2 1 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
2 1 (25.00%) Splunk Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Unix Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) Elastic Stack
1 1 (25.00%) Sensu
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Solaris
1 3 (75.00%) Unix
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Change Management
1 2 (50.00%) Customer Requirements
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (25.00%) Dashboard Development
2 1 (25.00%) DevOps
2 1 (25.00%) DRM
2 1 (25.00%) High Availability
2 1 (25.00%) Identity Management
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Release Management
2 1 (25.00%) Scrum
2 1 (25.00%) Task Automation
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
1 2 (50.00%) Sun Certification
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) Tivoli
2 1 (25.00%) Grafana
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (50.00%) Remedy
2 2 (50.00%) Sybase
3 1 (25.00%) CA
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) Splunk