Period
to 21 April 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 21 April 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
21 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 112 96 87
Rank change year-on-year -16 -9 +22
Contract jobs citing Sun 2 3 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 0.13% 0.22% 0.74%
As % of the Vendors category 0.25% 0.43% 1.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 22
Milton Keynes median daily rate £300 £95 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +215.79% -70.77% +8.33%
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £300 £95 £325
% change year-on-year +215.79% -70.77% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Milton Keynes median hourly rate - £10.00 -
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - £10.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year - -73.33% +25.00%

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 809 699 638
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 50.69% 50.87% 43.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 427 377 327
Milton Keynes median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £232 £267 £213
90th Percentile £540 £550 £538
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £400 £390
% change year-on-year - +2.56% +15.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 23 18
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £12.00 £10.80 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.11% -29.18% +1.67%
10th Percentile £9.00 £9.00 £10.06
90th Percentile £55.00 £22.45 £23.75
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £13.00 £13.75 £16.05
% change year-on-year -5.45% -14.30% +10.66%

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 21 April 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 21 April 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Sun also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Sun.

1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Solaris
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) SCCM
1 2 (100.00%) SCOM
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (100.00%) DevOps
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) vRealize
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (50.00%) Private Cloud
2 1 (50.00%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Cloud
2 1 (50.00%) Patch Management
2 1 (50.00%) API Integration
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2016
2 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (50.00%) Puppet
2 1 (50.00%) 3PAR
2 1 (50.00%) Network Management
2 1 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (50.00%) Nimsoft
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL V3

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