The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sybase products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sybase over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not 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 Sybase, Inc.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sybase
Rank 128 125 112
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -13
Contract jobs citing Sybase 9 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.31% 0.11% 0.087%
As % of the Vendors category 0.64% 0.22% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 1
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£335 £238 £203
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+41.05% +17.28%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £22.00
Sybase
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Vendors Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1398 1385 1080
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 47.58% 49.34% 46.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 702 655 396
Average daily rate £400 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £190 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 77 70
Average hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £20.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -13.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.46 £11.28 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £27.88 £43.38
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £18.40
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -4.89%

Sybase
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Sybase across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Sybase Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Sybase
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Sybase across the Berkshire region.

Sybase Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Sybase
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Sybase across the Berkshire region.

Sybase Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Sybase
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Sybase within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading 0 2 - -
Maidenhead - - - -
Newbury - - - -
Sybase
South East

Sybase
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Sybase also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Sybase.

1 17 (73.91%) Oracle
2 16 (69.57%) SQL
2 16 (69.57%) UNIX
3 13 (56.52%) C++
3 13 (56.52%) Java
3 13 (56.52%) Perl
3 13 (56.52%) Python
3 13 (56.52%) OLTP
3 13 (56.52%) RDBMS
3 13 (56.52%) Multithreading
3 13 (56.52%) Relational Database
4 6 (26.09%) STL
5 5 (21.74%) Windows
6 4 (17.39%) Linux
6 4 (17.39%) MySQL
6 4 (17.39%) HTTPS
6 4 (17.39%) SMTP
6 4 (17.39%) HTTP
6 4 (17.39%) DNS
6 4 (17.39%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (17.39%) ServiceNow
6 4 (17.39%) IMAP
6 4 (17.39%) Internet
6 4 (17.39%) Remedy
7 3 (13.04%) Hyperion
7 3 (13.04%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (13.04%) Cognos
8 2 (8.70%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (8.70%) SQL Server
8 2 (8.70%) SDH

Sybase
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Sybase also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Sybase. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 4 (17.39%) SMTP
1 4 (17.39%) HTTP
1 4 (17.39%) DNS
1 4 (17.39%) HTTPS
1 4 (17.39%) Internet
1 4 (17.39%) IMAP
2 2 (8.70%) DWDM
2 2 (8.70%) SDH
3 1 (4.35%) 3GPP
3 1 (4.35%) UMTS
3 1 (4.35%) WCDMA
3 1 (4.35%) ATM
3 1 (4.35%) CDMA
3 1 (4.35%) GPRS
3 1 (4.35%) GSM
3 1 (4.35%) ISDN
3 1 (4.35%) PSTN
3 1 (4.35%) Megaco
3 1 (4.35%) ISUP
3 1 (4.35%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (56.52%) OLTP
1 13 (56.52%) RDBMS
1 13 (56.52%) Relational Database
2 4 (17.39%) MySQL
2 4 (17.39%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (8.70%) Sybase ASE
3 2 (8.70%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (8.70%) SQL Server
3 2 (8.70%) Data Warehouse
General
1 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
1 1 (4.35%) Multimedia
1 1 (4.35%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (56.52%) Developer
1 13 (56.52%) C++ Developer
2 3 (13.04%) Analyst
2 3 (13.04%) Business Analyst
2 3 (13.04%) Support Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 2 (8.70%) NOC Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) Transmission Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) CS Core Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Technical Support
4 1 (4.35%) Technical Support Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (26.09%) STL
Operating Systems
1 16 (69.57%) UNIX
2 5 (21.74%) Windows
3 4 (17.39%) Linux
4 1 (4.35%) Windows 2000
4 1 (4.35%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (56.52%) Multithreading
2 3 (13.04%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (8.70%) Service Management
4 1 (4.35%) Service Delivery
4 1 (4.35%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (69.57%) SQL
2 13 (56.52%) Python
2 13 (56.52%) C++
2 13 (56.52%) Java
2 13 (56.52%) Perl
Vendors
1 17 (73.91%) Oracle
2 4 (17.39%) Remedy
2 4 (17.39%) ServiceNow
3 3 (13.04%) Cognos
3 3 (13.04%) Hyperion
4 1 (4.35%) Microsoft