Period
to 17 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for Sun Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 17 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.

Sun Certification
England > North West
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 220 237
Contract jobs citing Sun Certification 0 2 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West - 0.032% 0.072%
As % of the Qualifications category - 0.18% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 5
North West median daily rate - £525 £525
England median daily rate £425 £425 £450
% change year-on-year - -5.56% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - £37.00 £40.75
% change year-on-year - -9.20% +15.85%

Sun Certification is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
North West
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 967 1,128 1,545
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 17.80% 18.28% 18.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 576 670 865
North West median daily rate £405 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.71% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £210 £213 £256
90th Percentile £580 £625 £550
England median daily rate £438 £425 £405
% change year-on-year +2.94% +4.94% +1.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 72 68 92
North West median hourly rate £35.63 £27.75 £30.36
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +28.38% -8.58% +55.87%
10th Percentile £14.95 £11.83 £15.77
90th Percentile £57.25 £53.15 £50.67
England median hourly rate £23.44 £25.50 £25.66
% change year-on-year -8.09% -0.62% +35.05%

Sun Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing Sun Certification as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for Sun Certification in the North West

Sun Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Sun Certification in the North West