Period
to 22 January 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 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 22 January 2018 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
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 115 - 100
Rank change year-on-year - +100 +5
Contract jobs citing Sun 4 0 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 0.24% - 0.45%
As % of the Vendors category 0.49% - 1.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 11
Milton Keynes median daily rate £400 - £300
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £475 £300
% change year-on-year -15.79% +58.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Milton Keynes median hourly rate - - -
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - - £37.50

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 Milton Keynes.

All Vendors
Milton Keynes
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 822 582 778
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 49.13% 48.18% 44.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 439 341 345
Milton Keynes median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +14.29% +3.70%
10th Percentile £250 £263 £200
90th Percentile £538 £550 £545
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 29 30
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £15.47 £10.80 £15.68
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +43.19% -31.12% +12.00%
10th Percentile £9.00 £9.00 £9.00
90th Percentile £24.50 £18.55 £20.00
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £17.25 £11.25 £16.14
% change year-on-year +53.33% -30.30% +24.15%

Sun
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Job vacancy trend for Sun in Milton Keynes

Sun
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Sun in Milton Keynes

Sun
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Sun in Milton Keynes over the 6 months to 22 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Sun in Milton Keynes

Sun
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Sun in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Sun.

1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Solaris
1 4 (100.00%) HP
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 4 (100.00%) SCCM
1 4 (100.00%) SCOM
1 4 (100.00%) DevOps
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (75.00%) ITIL V3
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Vista
2 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) TOGAF
2 3 (75.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (75.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (75.00%) SAN
2 3 (75.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) ITIL
2 3 (75.00%) PRINCE2
2 3 (75.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) CCSP
2 3 (75.00%) CCNA
2 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (50.00%) MCSE

Sun
Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 3 (75.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (50.00%) IIS
3 1 (25.00%) Apache
3 1 (25.00%) IBM Domino
3 1 (25.00%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 3 (75.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (50.00%) Office 365
3 1 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) SAN
2 2 (50.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (25.00%) Big Data
3 1 (25.00%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Architect
2 3 (75.00%) Technical Architect
3 1 (25.00%) Consultant
3 1 (25.00%) VMware Architect
3 1 (25.00%) VMware Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Clustering
2 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Cloud
2 1 (25.00%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (25.00%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Solaris
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (75.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Vista
3 2 (50.00%) Android
3 2 (50.00%) Apple iOS
3 2 (50.00%) Windows 10
4 1 (25.00%) CentOS
4 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (25.00%) SUSE
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) DevOps
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) ITIL
2 3 (75.00%) ITIL V3
2 3 (75.00%) PRINCE2
2 3 (75.00%) TOGAF
3 2 (50.00%) Open Source
3 2 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (25.00%) API Integration
4 1 (25.00%) Asset Management
4 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
4 1 (25.00%) Network Management
4 1 (25.00%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (25.00%) Python
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) CCNA
1 3 (75.00%) CCSP
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) DV Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) MCITP
2 2 (50.00%) MCSE
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (75.00%) Hyper-V
1 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (25.00%) Docker
2 1 (25.00%) vCloud
2 1 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (100.00%) SCCM
1 4 (100.00%) SCOM
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (25.00%) Ansible
3 1 (25.00%) CFEngine
3 1 (25.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 1 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (25.00%) Puppet
3 1 (25.00%) SCOrch
3 1 (25.00%) SCVMM
3 1 (25.00%) Unicenter
3 1 (25.00%) vRealize
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) HP
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) VMware
3 2 (50.00%) Apple
3 2 (50.00%) Citrix
3 2 (50.00%) StorageTek
4 1 (25.00%) 3PAR
4 1 (25.00%) CA
4 1 (25.00%) Dell
4 1 (25.00%) EMC
4 1 (25.00%) IBM
4 1 (25.00%) Infoblox
4 1 (25.00%) Lotus
4 1 (25.00%) NetApp
4 1 (25.00%) Nimsoft
4 1 (25.00%) Red Hat
4 1 (25.00%) SunGard