The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 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 29 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 West / Wiltshire
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 59 53
Contract jobs citing Sun 0 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire - 0.45% 0.78%
As % of the Vendors category - 1.06% 2.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Median daily rate - £450 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £389 £388 £399
% change year-on-year +0.32% -2.88%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Wiltshire.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Wiltshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 310 283 250
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 45.45% 42.68% 39.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 291 340 238
Median daily rate £390 £364 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.21% +3.92%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £250 £279
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £650 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £360
% change year-on-year +6.66% +4.16%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 5 45
Median hourly rate £42.00 £23.00 £20.19
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +82.60% +13.94%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.75 £18.05 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £31.25 £23.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year -16.66% +16.66%  

Sun
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Sun in Wiltshire

Sun
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Sun in Wiltshire

Sun
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Sun in Wiltshire