Period
to 20 November 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 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 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
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
20 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 74 - 83
Rank change year-on-year - +83 -15
Contract jobs citing Sun 3 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 0.33% - 0.25%
As % of the Vendors category 0.74% - 0.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 3
South Yorkshire median daily rate £413 - £330
Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £160 £330
% change year-on-year +157.81% -51.52% +5.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - £18.50

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 South Yorkshire.

All Vendors
South Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 403 315 435
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 44.88% 38.46% 36.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 260 187 284
South Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +13.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £258 £279 £216
90th Percentile £525 £600 £550
Yorkshire median daily rate £401 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +0.25% - +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 11 25
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.50 £20.66 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -29.80% +37.70% +24.87%
10th Percentile £9.30 £11.00 £10.50
90th Percentile £68.00 £44.50 £24.50
Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.30 £14.20 £14.50
% change year-on-year +7.75% -2.07% +6.66%

Sun
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Sun in South Yorkshire

Sun
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Sun in South Yorkshire

Sun
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Sun in South Yorkshire over the 6 months to 20 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Sun in South Yorkshire

Sun
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Sun in South Yorkshire

Sun
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Sun within the South Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 20 November 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield - 3 £413 -
Sun
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for Sun.

1 2 (66.67%) Solaris
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) LDAP
1 2 (66.67%) SMS
1 2 (66.67%) HTTP
1 2 (66.67%) Kerberos
1 2 (66.67%) SAML
1 2 (66.67%) Middleware
1 2 (66.67%) Configuration Management
1 2 (66.67%) Identity Management
1 2 (66.67%) Replication
1 2 (66.67%) PLM
1 2 (66.67%) ForgeRock
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
1 2 (66.67%) Deployment Automation
2 1 (33.33%) Unix
2 1 (33.33%) EPoS

Sun
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) HTTP
1 2 (66.67%) Kerberos
1 2 (66.67%) SMS
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) EPoS Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) EPoS Field Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) EPoS Field Service Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Field Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Field Service Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) IT Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) LDAP Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) LDAP Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Unix Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Unix Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) LDAP
1 2 (66.67%) Middleware
1 2 (66.67%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Replication
2 1 (33.33%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Solaris
2 1 (33.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Configuration Management
1 2 (66.67%) Deployment Automation
1 2 (66.67%) Identity Management
1 2 (66.67%) PLM
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) ForgeRock
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle