Period
to 18 March 2019

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Lancashire 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 18 March 2019 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 > Lancashire
6 months to
18 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank - 59 -
Contract jobs citing Sun 0 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Lancashire - 0.60% -
As % of the Vendors category - 1.71% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Lancashire median daily rate - £420 -
North West median daily rate £350 £398 £388
% change year-on-year -11.95% +2.58% -8.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Lancashire median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate £15.32 - -

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 Lancashire.

All Vendors
Lancashire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 397 175 255
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 52.03% 35.14% 48.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 240 106 179
Lancashire median daily rate £498 £428 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.37% +1.79% +12.00%
10th Percentile £312 £278 £293
90th Percentile £689 £588 £575
North West median daily rate £425 £418 £400
% change year-on-year +1.80% +4.38% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 14 29
Lancashire median hourly rate £36.23 £43.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.76% +1.18% +8.28%
10th Percentile £14.00 £22.38 £21.45
90th Percentile £44.00 £68.39 £53.90
North West median hourly rate £21.76 £15.78 £17.50
% change year-on-year +37.94% -9.86% -18.60%

Sun
Job Vacancy Trend in Lancashire

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

Job vacancy trend for Sun in Lancashire

Sun
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Sun in Lancashire

Sun
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Sun in Lancashire