Period
to 20 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Sheffield 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 20 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
South Yorkshire > Sheffield
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 71 64
Contract jobs citing Sun 0 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Sheffield - 0.32% 0.52%
As % of the Vendors category - 0.95% 1.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 2
Sheffield median daily rate - £330 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -2.22% -13.05%
South Yorkshire median daily rate - £330 £338
% change year-on-year - -2.22% -13.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Sheffield median hourly rate - - -
South Yorkshire median hourly rate - - £7.19

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 Sheffield.

All Vendors
Sheffield
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 243 315 328
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 36.38% 33.23% 42.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 149 202 225
Sheffield median daily rate £430 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.06% +13.33% +15.38%
10th Percentile £311 £258 £213
90th Percentile £615 £574 £525
South Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +13.33% +7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 6 23
Sheffield median hourly rate £22.54 £13.00 £12.35
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +73.37% +5.26% -17.67%
10th Percentile £16.57 £10.48 £9.05
90th Percentile £34.43 £17.50 £18.40
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £20.66 £15.00 £12.01
% change year-on-year +37.70% +24.87% -19.92%

Sun
Job Vacancy Trend in Sheffield

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

Job vacancy trend for Sun in Sheffield

Sun
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Sun in Sheffield

Sun
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Sun in Sheffield