The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Sybase products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Canary Wharf region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sybase over the 3 months to 16 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 Canary Wharf 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sybase
Rank 23 37 31
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -6
Contract jobs citing Sybase 2 11 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 1.27% 3.01% 5.00%
As % of the Vendors category 3.70% 7.33% 10.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 11 15
Average daily rate £588 £550 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.81% -
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
Canary Wharf
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
54 150 199
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 34.18% 40.98% 49.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 125 133
Average daily rate £525 £572 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.21% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £309
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £675 £634
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 1
Average hourly rate £25.50 £30.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.00% -14.28%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%
Sybase
London

Sybase
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Sybase Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

Sybase
Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Sybase Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

Sybase
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Canary Wharf 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 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) UNIX
2 3 (60.00%) Banking
3 2 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (40.00%) Investment Banking
3 2 (40.00%) Derivative
3 2 (40.00%) WPF
3 2 (40.00%) Multithreading
3 2 (40.00%) C#
3 2 (40.00%) Java
3 2 (40.00%) Web Services
3 2 (40.00%) DB2
3 2 (40.00%) Front Office
4 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (20.00%) Back Office
4 1 (20.00%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) Fixed Income
4 1 (20.00%) WinForms
4 1 (20.00%) Equities
4 1 (20.00%) JSP
4 1 (20.00%) Servlets
4 1 (20.00%) Struts
4 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (20.00%) .NET
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (20.00%) XML
4 1 (20.00%) ITIL
4 1 (20.00%) Perl
4 1 (20.00%) Linux

Sybase
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Canary Wharf 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 (20.00%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) DB2
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) FxCop
1 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (20.00%) JIRA
General
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 3 (60.00%) Banking
3 2 (40.00%) Investment Banking
3 2 (40.00%) Front Office
4 1 (20.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Sybase Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Java Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Front Office Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Service Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Java Developer
3 1 (20.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) C# Developer
3 1 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Production Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Applications Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) WPF
1 2 (40.00%) Web Services
2 1 (20.00%) WinForms
2 1 (20.00%) JSP
2 1 (20.00%) Servlets
2 1 (20.00%) Struts
2 1 (20.00%) .NET
2 1 (20.00%) XML
2 1 (20.00%) Reactive Extensions
2 1 (20.00%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Derivative
2 1 (20.00%) Fixed Income
2 1 (20.00%) Equities
2 1 (20.00%) Inversion of Control
2 1 (20.00%) Interest Rate Derivative
2 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (20.00%) Credit Derivative
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) UNIX
2 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
1 2 (40.00%) Multithreading
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) GAP Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) OO
2 1 (20.00%) OOD
2 1 (20.00%) SOA
2 1 (20.00%) Low Latency
2 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) C#
2 2 (40.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (20.00%) Perl
3 1 (20.00%) Python
3 1 (20.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) ION Trading