The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Sybase products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sybase over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Cambridge region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sybase
Rank 38 - 47
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Sybase 5 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.37% - 1.05%
As % of the Vendors category 2.98% - 2.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 4
Average daily rate £438 - £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £425
% change year-on-year
- -11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £22.00 -
Vendors Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
168 191 183
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 46.03% 49.48% 38.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 105 65 88
Average daily rate £375 £300 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £419 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 28 28
Average hourly rate £42.50 £20.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+112.50% -42.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £12.50 £11.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £40.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.90 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -5.50%
Sybase
Cambridgeshire

Sybase
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

Sybase Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Sybase
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Sybase Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

Sybase
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Sybase across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Sybase Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

Sybase
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Sybase Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

Sybase
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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 27 (100.00%) SQL
1 27 (100.00%) UNIX
2 26 (96.30%) Solaris
3 21 (77.78%) Java
3 21 (77.78%) Tomcat
3 21 (77.78%) Finance
4 20 (74.07%) Perl
4 20 (74.07%) Linux
5 17 (62.96%) Sun
6 15 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
7 14 (51.85%) Subversion
7 14 (51.85%) CGI
7 14 (51.85%) OO
7 14 (51.85%) J2EE
8 11 (40.74%) Oracle
9 10 (37.04%) Advertising
10 8 (29.63%) QA
10 8 (29.63%) Multithreading
10 8 (29.63%) Apache
10 8 (29.63%) UML
10 8 (29.63%) J2SE
10 8 (29.63%) Oracle Linux
11 7 (25.93%) OOA/OOD
11 7 (25.93%) Load Balancing
11 7 (25.93%) Clustering
12 6 (22.22%) AWK
12 6 (22.22%) TDD
12 6 (22.22%) Replication
12 6 (22.22%) Git (software)
12 6 (22.22%) Performance Testing

Sybase
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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 21 (77.78%) Tomcat
2 8 (29.63%) Apache
3 5 (18.52%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 6 (22.22%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.11%) SQL Server
1 3 (11.11%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 14 (51.85%) Subversion
2 6 (22.22%) Git (software)
General
1 21 (77.78%) Finance
2 10 (37.04%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 8 (29.63%) Java Engineer
1 8 (29.63%) Architect
2 7 (25.93%) Java Architect
3 6 (22.22%) Java Developer
3 6 (22.22%) Developer
4 4 (14.81%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 4 (14.81%) Java Programmer
4 4 (14.81%) Solutions Architect
4 4 (14.81%) Programmer
5 3 (11.11%) Technical Architect
5 3 (11.11%) Java/J2EE Architect
6 2 (7.41%) Lead Programmer
6 2 (7.41%) Senior Java Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Lead Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Sybase DBA
6 2 (7.41%) Senior Java Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Java Technical Architect
6 2 (7.41%) Lead Java Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Senior Programmer
6 2 (7.41%) Senior Java Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (51.85%) CGI
1 14 (51.85%) J2EE
2 8 (29.63%) J2SE
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.93%) Clustering
2 6 (22.22%) Replication
3 2 (7.41%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 27 (100.00%) UNIX
2 26 (96.30%) Solaris
3 20 (74.07%) Linux
4 8 (29.63%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (51.85%) OO
3 8 (29.63%) Multithreading
3 8 (29.63%) UML
4 7 (25.93%) OOA/OOD
4 7 (25.93%) Load Balancing
5 6 (22.22%) TDD
5 6 (22.22%) Performance Testing
5 6 (22.22%) Unit Testing
5 6 (22.22%) Data Modelling
5 6 (22.22%) BCP
5 6 (22.22%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (14.81%) Scrum
6 4 (14.81%) OOD
7 3 (11.11%) Enterprise Architecture
7 3 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
7 3 (11.11%) Test Strategy
8 1 (3.70%) Software Engineering
8 1 (3.70%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 27 (100.00%) SQL
2 21 (77.78%) Java
3 20 (74.07%) Perl
4 6 (22.22%) AWK
4 6 (22.22%) C
4 6 (22.22%) T-SQL
4 6 (22.22%) Bourne shell
5 5 (18.52%) sed
Qualifications
1 2 (7.41%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (29.63%) QA
Vendors
1 17 (62.96%) Sun
2 11 (40.74%) Oracle
3 5 (18.52%) Atlassian
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