The table below looks at the statistics 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 16 September 2014 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
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sybase
Rank 52 - 35
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Sybase 2 0 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.43% - 3.79%
As % of the Vendors category 0.96% - 10.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 17
Average daily rate
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£488 - £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £478 - £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 - £443
UK excluding London average daily rate £389 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-2.81% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £90.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year
- +318.60%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Cambridge region.

Vendors Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
209 168 167
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 45.14% 45.90% 37.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 114 72 73
Average daily rate £350 £375 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £188 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £515 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 14 24
Average hourly rate £27.50 £20.00 £33.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+37.50% -40.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £11.20 £13.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £45.60 £38.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.00 £18.75
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +1.33%

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
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

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 7 (100.00%) SQL
1 7 (100.00%) J2EE
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle
1 7 (100.00%) UNIX
1 7 (100.00%) Solaris
1 7 (100.00%) Linux
1 7 (100.00%) UML
1 7 (100.00%) Java
1 7 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 7 (100.00%) J2SE
1 7 (100.00%) Sun
1 7 (100.00%) Finance
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle Linux
2 6 (85.71%) Git (software)
2 6 (85.71%) Atlassian
2 6 (85.71%) CGI
2 6 (85.71%) Perl
2 6 (85.71%) WebLogic
3 5 (71.43%) OOA/OOD
3 5 (71.43%) OO
3 5 (71.43%) Clustering
3 5 (71.43%) Load Balancing
4 3 (42.86%) Subversion
4 3 (42.86%) Apache
5 2 (28.57%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (28.57%) Performance Testing
5 2 (28.57%) Scrum
5 2 (28.57%) Capacity Planning

Sybase
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 7 (100.00%) Tomcat
2 6 (85.71%) WebLogic
3 3 (42.86%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Internet
Development Applications
1 6 (85.71%) Git (software)
2 3 (42.86%) Subversion
General
1 7 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Architect
1 7 (100.00%) Java Architect
2 4 (57.14%) Technical Architect
2 4 (57.14%) Java/J2EE Architect
3 2 (28.57%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Technical Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (28.57%) Java Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Java Technical Architect
3 2 (28.57%) Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Java Architect
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Java/J2EE Architect
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) J2EE
1 7 (100.00%) J2SE
2 6 (85.71%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Clustering
2 1 (14.29%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) UNIX
1 7 (100.00%) Solaris
1 7 (100.00%) Linux
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) UML
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (100.00%) Multithreading
2 5 (71.43%) Load Balancing
2 5 (71.43%) OOA/OOD
2 5 (71.43%) OO
3 2 (28.57%) Scrum
3 2 (28.57%) Performance Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (28.57%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (14.29%) Test Strategy
4 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing
4 1 (14.29%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) Java
1 7 (100.00%) SQL
2 6 (85.71%) Perl
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle
1 7 (100.00%) Sun
2 6 (85.71%) Atlassian