The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey with a requirement for Sun Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 28 April 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.

Sun Certification
South East / Surrey
3 months to
28 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 91
Contract jobs citing Sun Certification 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey - - 0.073%
As % of the Qualifications category - - 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £358 £458
% change year-on-year +10.48% -21.94%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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 academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey.

Academic & Professional Certification
Surrey
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 256 368 380
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 19.32% 27.59% 27.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 184 270 195
Median daily rate £400 £455 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.08% +15.18%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £313 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £562 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £380 £375
% change year-on-year +6.57% +1.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 15 21
Median hourly rate £20.00 £21.50 £36.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.97% -40.68%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £5.50 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.13 £54.40 £50.44
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £35.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -10.00% +55.55%  

Sun Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Surrey citing Sun Certification as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for Sun Certification in Surrey

Sun Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Sun Certification in Surrey

Sun Certification
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Sun Certification in Surrey

For the 6 months to 28 April 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Sun Certification also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Surrey region with a requirement for Sun Certification.

1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) JUnit
1 1 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Spring
1 1 (100.00%) Maven
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Waterfall
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins

Sun Certification
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (100.00%) JUnit
1 1 (100.00%) Maven
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Java Developer
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (100.00%) Spring
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle