Period
to 17 June 2019

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Reading 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 17 June 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
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
17 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 95 87 71
Rank change year-on-year -8 -16 +43
Contract jobs citing Sun 4 2 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.29% 0.15% 0.72%
As % of the Vendors category 0.61% 0.29% 1.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 2
Reading median daily rate £493 - £481
10th Percentile £425 - £426
90th Percentile £566 - £552
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £313 £438
% change year-on-year +36.00% -28.57% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Reading median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire median hourly rate £43.00 - -

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 Reading.

All Vendors
Reading
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 652 691 612
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 47.98% 51.76% 49.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 365 415 258
Reading median daily rate £475 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.76% +3.03% +3.13%
10th Percentile £268 £250 £216
90th Percentile £625 £625 £550
Berkshire median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 14 60
Reading median hourly rate £45.00 £17.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +157.14% +16.67% -10.45%
10th Percentile £13.15 £11.89 £9.25
90th Percentile £84.65 £53.63 £53.94
Berkshire median hourly rate £14.35 £17.50 £13.50
% change year-on-year -18.00% +29.63% +8.00%

Sun
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

Job vacancy trend for Sun in Reading

Sun
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Sun in Reading

Sun
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Sun in Reading over the 6 months to 17 June 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Sun in Reading

Sun
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Sun in Reading

For the 6 months to 17 June 2019, 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 Reading region with a requirement for Sun.

1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
2 3 (75.00%) Unix
2 3 (75.00%) Linux
3 2 (50.00%) Apache
3 2 (50.00%) IBM
3 2 (50.00%) JDBC
3 2 (50.00%) JSP
3 2 (50.00%) Servlets
3 2 (50.00%) Java
3 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (50.00%) PL/SQL
3 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) Apache Commons
3 2 (50.00%) Shell Script
3 2 (50.00%) CSG Singleview
3 2 (50.00%) iPlanet
4 1 (25.00%) Tivoli
4 1 (25.00%) HTML
4 1 (25.00%) Identity Access Management
4 1 (25.00%) Virtual Team
4 1 (25.00%) Matrix Organization
4 1 (25.00%) GDPR
4 1 (25.00%) Security Monitoring
4 1 (25.00%) Single Sign-On
4 1 (25.00%) Java 8
4 1 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
4 1 (25.00%) Okta
4 1 (25.00%) Thought Leadership
4 1 (25.00%) Firewall
4 1 (25.00%) GAP Analysis

Sun
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 (50.00%) Apache
1 2 (50.00%) iPlanet
2 1 (25.00%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 2 (50.00%) CSG Singleview
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Firewall
1 1 (25.00%) Radio Access Network
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Ant
1 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (25.00%) Maven
General
1 1 (25.00%) Billing
1 1 (25.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Consultant
1 2 (50.00%) Security Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Java Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Migration Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) OSS Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Security Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Vulnerability Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) Apache Commons
1 2 (50.00%) JDBC
1 2 (50.00%) JSP
1 2 (50.00%) Servlets
2 1 (25.00%) HTML
2 1 (25.00%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Blog
1 1 (25.00%) Data Protection Act
1 1 (25.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
1 3 (75.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (25.00%) Analytics
1 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (25.00%) Data Privacy
1 1 (25.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (25.00%) Database Security
1 1 (25.00%) GAP Analysis
1 1 (25.00%) Identity Access Management
1 1 (25.00%) Identity Management
1 1 (25.00%) Information Security
1 1 (25.00%) ITSM
1 1 (25.00%) Matrix Organization
1 1 (25.00%) Migration
1 1 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
1 1 (25.00%) Security Monitoring
1 1 (25.00%) Thought Leadership
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Java
1 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (50.00%) PL/SQL
1 2 (50.00%) Shell Script
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) Java 8
2 1 (25.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) CISSP
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) GDPR
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Identity Management
1 1 (25.00%) Single Sign-On
1 1 (25.00%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (50.00%) IBM
3 1 (25.00%) HP
3 1 (25.00%) Huawei
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) Okta