Period
to 21 May 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 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 21 May 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
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
21 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 192 174 211
Rank change year-on-year -18 +37 -17
Contract jobs citing Sun 6 11 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.12% 0.26% 0.088%
As % of the Vendors category 0.34% 0.68% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 6 4
Yorkshire median daily rate £390 £355 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.86% +1.43% +12.00%
10th Percentile £325 £347 £312
90th Percentile £447 £384 £393
England median daily rate £420 £388 £400
% change year-on-year +8.39% -3.13% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £15.25 £13.75 £52.50
% change year-on-year +10.91% -73.81% +50.00%

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 Yorkshire.

All Vendors
Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 1,762 1,606 2,229
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 36.62% 37.94% 39.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,152 967 1,449
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £385 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.90% -2.53% +12.86%
10th Percentile £235 £260 £256
90th Percentile £538 £538 £563
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 87 77 92
Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.50 £13.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +34.62% -7.14% +7.69%
10th Percentile £10.65 £9.80 £8.61
90th Percentile £40.00 £24.60 £22.95
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year - -2.78% +2.86%

Sun
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Sun in Yorkshire

Sun
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Sun in Yorkshire

Sun
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Sun in Yorkshire

Sun
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Sun within the Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 21 May 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
South Yorkshire +1 6 £390 +11.43%
Sun
England

For the 6 months to 21 May 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Sun.

1 6 (100.00%) Oracle
1 6 (100.00%) Solaris
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
1 6 (100.00%) LDAP
1 6 (100.00%) HTTP
1 6 (100.00%) Kerberos
1 6 (100.00%) SAML
1 6 (100.00%) Middleware
1 6 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 6 (100.00%) Identity Management
1 6 (100.00%) Replication
1 6 (100.00%) PLM
1 6 (100.00%) ForgeRock
1 6 (100.00%) Deployment Automation
2 4 (66.67%) SMS
3 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (16.67%) Identity Access Management

Sun
Co-occurring IT Skills in Yorkshire 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 6 (100.00%) HTTP
1 6 (100.00%) Kerberos
2 4 (66.67%) SMS
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Consultant
1 2 (33.33%) LDAP Consultant
1 2 (33.33%) Middleware Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) IAM Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) Identity Management Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) LDAP Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) LDAP Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) Middleware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) LDAP
1 6 (100.00%) Middleware
1 6 (100.00%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (100.00%) Replication
2 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
1 6 (100.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 6 (100.00%) Deployment Automation
1 6 (100.00%) Identity Management
1 6 (100.00%) PLM
2 1 (16.67%) Identity Access Management
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) ForgeRock
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle