Period
to 18 September 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey 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 18 September 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
South East > Surrey
6 months to
18 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 155 127 110
Rank change year-on-year -28 -17 -2
Contract jobs citing Sun 11 9 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.33% 0.35% 0.96%
As % of the Vendors category 0.75% 0.69% 1.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 15
Surrey median daily rate £375 £463 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.92% +15.63% +4.92%
10th Percentile £353 £419 £370
90th Percentile £398 £516 £445
South East median daily rate £383 £375 £400
% change year-on-year +2.00% -6.25% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Surrey median hourly rate - - £49.50
South East median hourly rate £49.50 £41.50 £49.50
% change year-on-year +19.28% -16.16% +312.50%

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 Surrey.

All Vendors
Surrey
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 1,474 1,313 1,253
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 44.41% 50.44% 52.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,010 880 853
Surrey median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% - +8.97%
10th Percentile £279 £263 £216
90th Percentile £600 £556 £575
South East median daily rate £425 £415 £400
% change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 48 51
Surrey median hourly rate £20.75 £20.31 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.15% -11.68% +26.03%
10th Percentile £12.65 £13.77 £14.25
90th Percentile £43.08 £45.75 £46.00
South East median hourly rate £16.50 £17.48 £17.45
% change year-on-year -5.61% +0.17% -3.06%

Sun
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

Job vacancy trend for Sun in Surrey

Sun
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Sun in Surrey

Sun
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Sun in Surrey

Sun
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Sun within the Surrey region over the 6 months to 18 September 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
Redhill +10 5 - -
Leatherhead - 2 £363 -
Sun
South East

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 Surrey region with a requirement for Sun.

1 10 (90.91%) Oracle
1 10 (90.91%) ITIL
2 7 (63.64%) Solaris
2 7 (63.64%) Linux
2 7 (63.64%) Unix
3 6 (54.55%) SAN
3 6 (54.55%) Veritas
3 6 (54.55%) Red Hat
3 6 (54.55%) Oracle ZFS
3 6 (54.55%) Centrify
4 5 (45.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (45.45%) Perl
4 5 (45.45%) Change Management
4 5 (45.45%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (45.45%) Management Information System
4 5 (45.45%) Information Security
5 4 (36.36%) Brocade
5 4 (36.36%) GDPR
5 4 (36.36%) Storage Management
6 3 (27.27%) ISO 31000
6 3 (27.27%) IISP
6 3 (27.27%) CREST Certified
6 3 (27.27%) ISAE 3402
6 3 (27.27%) GlusterFS
6 3 (27.27%) SonarQube
6 3 (27.27%) Data Centre
6 3 (27.27%) Trend Micro Deep Security
6 3 (27.27%) Korn
6 3 (27.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 3 (27.27%) Business Development

Sun
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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (27.27%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (54.55%) SAN
2 3 (27.27%) Fibre Channel
2 3 (27.27%) NAS
3 2 (18.18%) FTP
3 2 (18.18%) iSCSI
3 2 (18.18%) SSH
4 1 (9.09%) LAN
4 1 (9.09%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (27.27%) SonarQube
General
1 3 (27.27%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Administrator
1 4 (36.36%) Unix Administrator
2 3 (27.27%) Architect
2 3 (27.27%) Security Architect
3 2 (18.18%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (18.18%) Team Leader
3 2 (18.18%) Unix Systems Administrator
3 2 (18.18%) Unix Team Leader
4 1 (9.09%) Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) GDPR Project Manager
4 1 (9.09%) IT Manager
4 1 (9.09%) IT Project Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Linux Administrator
4 1 (9.09%) Linux Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Project Manager
4 1 (9.09%) SAN Storage Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Solaris Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Solaris Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Sun Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Unix Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Management Information System
2 3 (27.27%) Computer Science
2 3 (27.27%) Data Centre
2 3 (27.27%) Driving Licence
2 3 (27.27%) Embedded Systems
2 3 (27.27%) Mobile Payment
2 3 (27.27%) Smartcard
3 1 (9.09%) Replication
3 1 (9.09%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 7 (63.64%) Linux
1 7 (63.64%) Solaris
1 7 (63.64%) Unix
2 5 (45.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (27.27%) CentOS
3 3 (27.27%) SUSE
4 2 (18.18%) Windows
5 1 (9.09%) AIX
5 1 (9.09%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (90.91%) ITIL
2 5 (45.45%) Change Management
2 5 (45.45%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (45.45%) Information Security
3 4 (36.36%) Storage Management
4 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (27.27%) Benchmarking
4 3 (27.27%) Business Continuity
4 3 (27.27%) Business Development
4 3 (27.27%) DevOps
4 3 (27.27%) ITIL V3
4 3 (27.27%) Mathematics
4 3 (27.27%) PRINCE2
4 3 (27.27%) QMS
4 3 (27.27%) Quality Management
4 3 (27.27%) Security Architecture
4 3 (27.27%) Security Management
4 3 (27.27%) Security Testing
4 3 (27.27%) TOGAF
4 3 (27.27%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) Perl
2 3 (27.27%) AWK
2 3 (27.27%) Bourne shell
2 3 (27.27%) Korn
2 3 (27.27%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) CISA
1 3 (27.27%) CISM
1 3 (27.27%) CISSP
1 3 (27.27%) CREST Certified
1 3 (27.27%) Degree
1 3 (27.27%) IISP
2 1 (9.09%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (36.36%) GDPR
2 3 (27.27%) ISAE 3402
2 3 (27.27%) ISO 22301
2 3 (27.27%) ISO 31000
2 3 (27.27%) ISO 9001
2 3 (27.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (27.27%) ISO/IEC 27005
2 3 (27.27%) PCI DSS
2 3 (27.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (27.27%) GlusterFS
1 3 (27.27%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 3 (27.27%) Veritas File System
2 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
2 2 (18.18%) NFS
Systems Management
1 6 (54.55%) Oracle ZFS
2 3 (27.27%) Nessus
2 3 (27.27%) NetBackup
2 3 (27.27%) Red Hat Satellite
2 3 (27.27%) Red Hat Spacewalk
2 3 (27.27%) Trend Micro Deep Security
2 3 (27.27%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 2 (18.18%) Nagios
Vendors
1 10 (90.91%) Oracle
2 6 (54.55%) Centrify
2 6 (54.55%) Red Hat
2 6 (54.55%) Veritas
3 4 (36.36%) Brocade
4 3 (27.27%) ArcSight
4 3 (27.27%) Barracuda Networks
4 3 (27.27%) Cisco
4 3 (27.27%) EMC
4 3 (27.27%) HP
4 3 (27.27%) IBM
4 3 (27.27%) Imperva
4 3 (27.27%) McAfee
4 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
4 3 (27.27%) Qualys
4 3 (27.27%) Splunk
4 3 (27.27%) StorageTek
4 3 (27.27%) Trend Micro
4 3 (27.27%) Tripwire
4 3 (27.27%) VMware