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 1 May 2016 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.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sybase
Rank 120 118 125
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +7
Contract jobs citing Sybase 8 10 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.32% 0.35% 0.11%
As % of the Vendors category 0.61% 0.72% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 8 1
Average daily rate £255 £335 £238
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.88% +41.05%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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
1307 1394 1324
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 52.34% 48.76% 49.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 697 708 618
Average daily rate £400 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £238 £183
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 46 56
Average hourly rate £13.50 £19.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.94% +8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.40 £16.50 £11.43
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £39.00 £27.88
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

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 1 May 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -4 3 - - 1
Sybase
South East

Sybase
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 9 (90.00%) Unix
1 9 (90.00%) Telecoms
2 8 (80.00%) SS7
2 8 (80.00%) Oracle Database
2 8 (80.00%) GPRS
2 8 (80.00%) Solaris
2 8 (80.00%) Oracle
2 8 (80.00%) UMTS
2 8 (80.00%) WCDMA
2 8 (80.00%) SLA
2 8 (80.00%) Diameter Protocol
3 6 (60.00%) CDMA
3 6 (60.00%) GSM
4 5 (50.00%) VoIP
4 5 (50.00%) MGCP
4 5 (50.00%) H.323
4 5 (50.00%) NGN
5 4 (40.00%) Degree
5 4 (40.00%) Computer Science
6 2 (20.00%) GGSN
6 2 (20.00%) SGSN
7 1 (10.00%) WCF
7 1 (10.00%) Dimensional Modelling
7 1 (10.00%) Data Protection
7 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
7 1 (10.00%) Data Architecture
7 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
7 1 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
7 1 (10.00%) Bash Shell
7 1 (10.00%) Data Governance

Sybase
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (10.00%) IIS
1 1 (10.00%) SharePoint Server
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (80.00%) Diameter Protocol
1 8 (80.00%) GPRS
1 8 (80.00%) SS7
1 8 (80.00%) UMTS
1 8 (80.00%) WCDMA
2 6 (60.00%) CDMA
2 6 (60.00%) GSM
3 5 (50.00%) H.323
3 5 (50.00%) MGCP
3 5 (50.00%) NGN
3 5 (50.00%) VoIP
4 2 (20.00%) GGSN
4 2 (20.00%) SGSN
5 1 (10.00%) DMZ
5 1 (10.00%) Firewall
5 1 (10.00%) IPsec
5 1 (10.00%) VoLTE
5 1 (10.00%) VoWiFi
5 1 (10.00%) VPN
5 1 (10.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (80.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (10.00%) DB2
2 1 (10.00%) RDBMS
2 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) AppScan
1 1 (10.00%) PowerDesigner
General
1 9 (90.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Core Network Engineer
1 7 (70.00%) Network Engineer
2 5 (50.00%) Support Engineer
3 4 (40.00%) Network Support
3 4 (40.00%) Network Support Engineer
3 4 (40.00%) Technical Engineer
3 4 (40.00%) Technical Support
3 4 (40.00%) Technical Support Engineer
4 2 (20.00%) Consultant
5 1 (10.00%) Data Consultant
5 1 (10.00%) Security Consultant
5 1 (10.00%) Security Technical Consultant
5 1 (10.00%) Sybase Consultant
5 1 (10.00%) Technical Consultant
5 1 (10.00%) Technical Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 9 (90.00%) Unix
2 8 (80.00%) Solaris
3 1 (10.00%) Windows
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (10.00%) Data Architecture
1 1 (10.00%) Data Governance
1 1 (10.00%) Data Management
1 1 (10.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (10.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (10.00%) Dimensional Modelling
1 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 1 (10.00%) ETL
1 1 (10.00%) Identity Management
1 1 (10.00%) Logical Data Model
1 1 (10.00%) Master Data Management
1 1 (10.00%) Metadata Management
1 1 (10.00%) OO
1 1 (10.00%) Physical Data Model
1 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (10.00%) SOA
1 1 (10.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (10.00%) C
1 1 (10.00%) C++
1 1 (10.00%) Java
1 1 (10.00%) Korn
1 1 (10.00%) Perl
1 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (10.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) Degree
2 1 (10.00%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (80.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) HP Fortify
1 1 (10.00%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 8 (80.00%) Oracle
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) SAP