Period
to 29 September 2020

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 29 September 2020 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
England > South West
6 months to
29 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank - 219 213
Contract jobs citing Sun 0 9 2
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the South West - 0.14% 0.034%
As % of the Vendors category - 0.34% 0.090%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 1
Median daily rate - £295 £100
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +195.00% -75.00%
England median daily rate £491 £438 £474
% change year-on-year +12.29% -7.70% +23.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £35.00 £46.40 £15.32
% change year-on-year -24.57% +202.97% -61.23%

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 the South West.

All Vendors
South West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 822 2,625 2,233
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 44.29% 41.56% 38.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 539 1,621 1,364
Median daily rate £455 £440 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.41% +3.53% +8.97%
10th Percentile £262 £250 £250
90th Percentile £632 £625 £575
England median daily rate £475 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +2.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 119 129
Median hourly rate £35.00 £42.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.67% +5.00% +23.08%
10th Percentile £18.75 £16.01 £11.18
90th Percentile £55.00 £52.75 £48.75
Median hourly rate £34.00 £20.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year +70.00% +14.29% -

Sun
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing Sun as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for Sun in the South West

Sun
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Sun in the South West.

Daily rate trend for Sun in the South West

Sun
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Sun in the South West.

Hourly rate trend for Sun in the South West