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 3 months to 27 June 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 East / Surrey
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 81 82 81
Rank change year-on-year +1 -1  
Contract jobs citing Sun 8 15 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.66% 1.18% 1.02%
As % of the Vendors category 1.28% 2.24% 2.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 10 2
Median daily rate £463 £395 £326
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.08% +21.07%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £433 £386 £317
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £450 £335
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £388 £399
% change year-on-year -0.64% -2.88%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £51.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.50 £18.50 £12.00
% change year-on-year +113.51% +54.16%  

Sun is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Surrey
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 625 669 615
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 51.27% 52.59% 48.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 429 442 354
Median daily rate £438 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £575 £523
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 32 28
Median hourly rate £27.50 £23.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +19.56% +27.77%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £17.00 £12.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £51.00 £52.17
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.92 £18.50
% change year-on-year -16.32% +13.05%  

Sun
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

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 3 months to 27 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Redhill -18 4 - - 1
Camberley +6 1 £425 -
Sun
South East

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Sun 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.

1 30 (96.77%) Solaris
2 28 (90.32%) Linux
3 27 (87.10%) Oracle
3 27 (87.10%) Unix
3 27 (87.10%) Red Hat
4 26 (83.87%) Veritas
5 24 (77.42%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 22 (70.97%) SAN
7 21 (67.74%) NetBackup
7 21 (67.74%) Veritas File System
8 20 (64.52%) NAS
8 20 (64.52%) Enterprise Storage
8 20 (64.52%) High Availability
9 18 (58.06%) Finance
10 16 (51.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 15 (48.39%) Symantec
12 13 (41.94%) Brocade
12 13 (41.94%) Veritas Storage Foundation
13 12 (38.71%) Problem Management
13 12 (38.71%) Service Delivery
14 11 (35.48%) Change Management
14 11 (35.48%) Legal
14 11 (35.48%) Team Foundation Server
14 11 (35.48%) Change Control
15 10 (32.26%) Perl
16 9 (29.03%) FTP
16 9 (29.03%) NFS
16 9 (29.03%) EMC
16 9 (29.03%) NetApp
16 9 (29.03%) Nagios

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 1 (3.23%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.23%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 22 (70.97%) SAN
2 20 (64.52%) NAS
3 9 (29.03%) FTP
3 9 (29.03%) SSH
4 8 (25.81%) iSCSI
5 5 (16.13%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (3.23%) DHCP
6 1 (3.23%) DNS
6 1 (3.23%) Firewall
6 1 (3.23%) LDAP
6 1 (3.23%) TCP/IP
6 1 (3.23%) VLAN
6 1 (3.23%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.90%) InterSystems Cache
2 1 (3.23%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 11 (35.48%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (3.23%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (3.23%) Jenkins
General
1 18 (58.06%) Finance
2 11 (35.48%) Legal
3 2 (6.45%) Banking
3 2 (6.45%) Financial Institution
4 1 (3.23%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 27 (87.10%) Administrator
2 24 (77.42%) Unix Administrator
3 21 (67.74%) Storage Administrator
3 21 (67.74%) Systems Administrator
4 19 (61.29%) Unix Systems Administrator
5 15 (48.39%) Storage Systems Administrator
6 13 (41.94%) Solaris Administrator
7 8 (25.81%) Solaris Systems Administrator
8 7 (22.58%) SAN Administrator
8 7 (22.58%) SAN Storage Administrator
9 4 (12.90%) Linux Administrator
9 4 (12.90%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 2 (6.45%) DevOps Engineer
10 2 (6.45%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
11 1 (3.23%) AIX Systems Administrator
11 1 (3.23%) DevOps Administrator
11 1 (3.23%) DevOps Systems Engineer
11 1 (3.23%) Linux DevOps Administrator
11 1 (3.23%) Linux Systems Engineer
11 1 (3.23%) Linux/Unix DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.23%) Java EE
1 1 (3.23%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 20 (64.52%) Enterprise Storage
2 4 (12.90%) Computer Science
2 4 (12.90%) EMC VNX
2 4 (12.90%) Replication
3 2 (6.45%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.23%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 30 (96.77%) Solaris
2 28 (90.32%) Linux
3 27 (87.10%) Unix
4 16 (51.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (12.90%) CentOS
5 4 (12.90%) HPUX
6 2 (6.45%) AIX
6 2 (6.45%) Windows
7 1 (3.23%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (64.52%) High Availability
2 12 (38.71%) Problem Management
2 12 (38.71%) Service Delivery
3 11 (35.48%) Change Control
3 11 (35.48%) Change Management
4 9 (29.03%) Disaster Recovery
4 9 (29.03%) Load Balancing
5 5 (16.13%) Capacity Management
6 4 (12.90%) Mathematics
7 3 (9.68%) Migration
8 2 (6.45%) DevOps
9 1 (3.23%) Build Automation
9 1 (3.23%) Fault Management
9 1 (3.23%) Regulatory Compliance
9 1 (3.23%) Release Automation
9 1 (3.23%) Server Building
9 1 (3.23%) Server Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 10 (32.26%) Perl
2 5 (16.13%) Bourne shell
2 5 (16.13%) Shell Script
3 4 (12.90%) AWK
3 4 (12.90%) Korn
4 1 (3.23%) PHP
4 1 (3.23%) Python
4 1 (3.23%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (12.90%) Degree
1 4 (12.90%) OCA
1 4 (12.90%) OCP
1 4 (12.90%) Oracle Certification
1 4 (12.90%) RHCE
1 4 (12.90%) RHCSA
System Software
1 24 (77.42%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 21 (67.74%) Veritas File System
3 9 (29.03%) NFS
4 8 (25.81%) Virtual Servers
5 4 (12.90%) GlusterFS
6 1 (3.23%) Samba
6 1 (3.23%) Sendmail
6 1 (3.23%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 1 (3.23%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 21 (67.74%) NetBackup
2 13 (41.94%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 9 (29.03%) Nagios
4 8 (25.81%) EMC Navisphere
5 6 (19.35%) Oracle ZFS
6 4 (12.90%) Norton AntiVirus
6 4 (12.90%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 4 (12.90%) Red Hat Satellite
6 4 (12.90%) Red Hat Spacewalk
7 1 (3.23%) Ansible
7 1 (3.23%) Control-M
7 1 (3.23%) EMC NetWorker
7 1 (3.23%) OpenView
7 1 (3.23%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (3.23%) Puppet
Vendors
1 27 (87.10%) Oracle
1 27 (87.10%) Red Hat
2 26 (83.87%) Veritas
3 15 (48.39%) Symantec
4 13 (41.94%) Brocade
5 9 (29.03%) EMC
5 9 (29.03%) NetApp
6 7 (22.58%) HP
7 5 (16.13%) VMware
8 4 (12.90%) StorageTek
9 3 (9.68%) IBM
10 2 (6.45%) Dell
11 1 (3.23%) AppDynamics
11 1 (3.23%) CA
11 1 (3.23%) New Relic
11 1 (3.23%) Nimble Storage
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