Period
to 23 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Liverpool 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 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within Sun Microsystems, Inc.

Sun
Merseyside > Liverpool
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 41 54
Contract jobs citing Sun 0 8 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Liverpool - 1.82% 0.34%
As % of the Vendors category - 3.33% 0.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 8 2
Liverpool median daily rate - £375 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -16.67% -
Merseyside median daily rate - £375 £450
% change year-on-year - -16.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Liverpool median hourly rate - - -
Merseyside 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 Liverpool.

All Vendors
Liverpool
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 157 240 303
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 38.29% 54.55% 51.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 133 149
Liverpool median daily rate £368 £385 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.55% -1.28% +11.43%
10th Percentile £161 £265 £166
90th Percentile £588 £524 £513
Merseyside median daily rate £375 £388 £375
% change year-on-year -3.23% +3.33% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 10 9
Liverpool median hourly rate £12.75 £14.67 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -13.09% -16.17% +45.83%
10th Percentile £10.63 £13.15 £13.80
90th Percentile £17.13 £16.74 £23.75
Merseyside median hourly rate £12.75 £14.34 £17.50
% change year-on-year -11.09% -18.06% +25.00%

Sun
Job Vacancy Trend in Liverpool

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

Job vacancy trend for Sun in Liverpool

Sun
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Sun in Liverpool

Sun
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Sun in Liverpool