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 25 March 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Sun
South West / Wiltshire
Rank - - 53
Contract jobs citing Sun 0 0 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire - - 1.39%
As % of the Vendors category - - 3.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £355 £368 £386
% change year-on-year -3.56% -4.69%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £10.00 £52.50 £39.00
% change year-on-year -80.95% +34.61%  

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 262 282 280
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 40.56% 43.32% 39.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 158 181 162
Median daily rate £375 £363 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.44% -3.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £272 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £479 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 15 12
Median hourly rate £38.50 £18.00 £16.36
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +113.88% +10.02%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.50 £45.80 £21.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £19.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year -15.36% +14.67%  

Sun
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wiltshire 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 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Sun in Wiltshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Sun in Wiltshire

Sun
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for Sun.

1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) Change Management
2 2 (66.67%) Unix
2 2 (66.67%) Solaris
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat
2 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) vSphere
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (33.33%) Process Improvement
3 1 (33.33%) AAT
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (33.33%) SAP

Sun
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire 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:

General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Cloud Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Unix Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Financial Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) IT Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) IT Support
2 1 (33.33%) IT Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Solaris
1 2 (66.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Change Management
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
2 1 (33.33%) Process Improvement
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) AAT
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (66.67%) vSphere
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) SAP