Period
to 19 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 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 19 November 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 > West Sussex
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 89 78 83
Rank change year-on-year -11 +5 -
Contract jobs citing Sun 2 7 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 0.19% 0.55% 0.74%
As % of the Vendors category 0.47% 1.28% 1.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 7 8
West Sussex median daily rate £383 £365 £394
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.79% -7.30% -
South East median daily rate £325 £385 £413
% change year-on-year -15.58% -6.67% +17.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Sussex median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £41.50 £16.50 £12.00
% change year-on-year +151.52% +37.50% -70.91%

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 West Sussex.

All Vendors
West Sussex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 427 547 519
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 41.22% 43.24% 42.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 246 283 295
West Sussex median daily rate £401 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.00% - +8.70%
10th Percentile £150 £240 £240
90th Percentile £566 £510 £529
South East median daily rate £420 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +5.00% +3.23% +6.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 26 29
West Sussex median hourly rate £17.50 £25.58 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -31.58% +55.02% +3.13%
10th Percentile £13.80 £10.27 £10.80
90th Percentile £26.13 £44.50 £38.75
South East median hourly rate £17.00 £15.85 £18.50
% change year-on-year +7.26% -14.32% +17.61%

Sun
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for Sun in West Sussex

Sun
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Sun in West Sussex

Sun
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Sun in West Sussex

Sun
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Sun within the West Sussex region over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. 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
Gatwick -1 2 £383 +4.79%
Sun
South East

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for Sun.

1 2 (100.00%) Perl
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
1 2 (100.00%) Solaris
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) EMC
1 2 (100.00%) OCP
1 2 (100.00%) OCA
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Certification
1 2 (100.00%) RHCE
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
1 2 (100.00%) StorageTek
1 2 (100.00%) Veritas
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 2 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 2 (100.00%) Benchmarking
1 2 (100.00%) Quality Management
1 2 (100.00%) Change Management
1 2 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) AWK
1 2 (100.00%) NetBackup
1 2 (100.00%) Business Continuity
1 2 (100.00%) Information Security
1 2 (100.00%) Brocade
1 2 (100.00%) Korn
1 2 (100.00%) Degree

Sun
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex 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 (100.00%) Fibre Channel
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Administrator
1 2 (100.00%) Linux Administrator
1 2 (100.00%) Solaris Administrator
1 2 (100.00%) Unix Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (100.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) CentOS
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Solaris
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Benchmarking
1 2 (100.00%) Business Continuity
1 2 (100.00%) Change Management
1 2 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (100.00%) Information Security
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 2 (100.00%) QMS
1 2 (100.00%) Quality Management
1 2 (100.00%) Server Hardening
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) AWK
1 2 (100.00%) Bourne shell
1 2 (100.00%) Korn
1 2 (100.00%) Perl
1 2 (100.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) OCA
1 2 (100.00%) OCP
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Certification
1 2 (100.00%) RHCE
1 2 (100.00%) RHCSA
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) GlusterFS
1 2 (100.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) NetBackup
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle ZFS
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat Satellite
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat Spacewalk
1 2 (100.00%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Brocade
1 2 (100.00%) EMC
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 2 (100.00%) StorageTek
1 2 (100.00%) Veritas
1 2 (100.00%) VMware