The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Sybase products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sybase over the 3 months to 28 July 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 City of London 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sybase
Rank 99 89 114
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +25
Contract jobs citing Sybase 109 146 128
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.86% 2.05% 1.64%
As % of the Vendors category 4.18% 4.47% 3.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 109 105
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£550 £500 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £371 £435
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £600 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £394
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £12.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £87.50 £67.50
% change year-on-year
- +29.62%
Vendors Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2606 3268 3375
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 44.55% 45.95% 43.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 1814 2279 2325
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 117 95
Average hourly rate £21.75 £22.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £13.78
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.50 £54.00 £38.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +1.50%
Sybase
London

Sybase
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Sybase Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Sybase
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Sybase Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Sybase
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Sybase across the City of London region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014.

Sybase Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Sybase
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Sybase Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Sybase
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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.

1 118 (53.88%) SQL
2 115 (52.51%) Java
3 110 (50.23%) Banking
4 108 (49.32%) Oracle
5 88 (40.18%) UNIX
6 82 (37.44%) Finance
7 75 (34.25%) SQL Server
8 60 (27.40%) Spring
8 60 (27.40%) Investment Banking
9 59 (26.94%) C#
10 56 (25.57%) Front Office
11 54 (24.66%) Multithreading
12 50 (22.83%) Fixed Income
13 47 (21.46%) Linux
14 46 (21.00%) C++
15 44 (20.09%) TDD
16 40 (18.26%) Perl
17 39 (17.81%) Windows
17 39 (17.81%) TIBCO
18 37 (16.89%) Agile Software Development
19 29 (13.24%) Relational Database
20 27 (12.33%) Credit Risk
21 26 (11.87%) Derivative
21 26 (11.87%) Low Latency
21 26 (11.87%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
21 26 (11.87%) Solaris
22 25 (11.42%) Shell Script
23 24 (10.96%) Microsoft
24 22 (10.05%) JUnit
24 22 (10.05%) Analytics

Sybase
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 11 (5.02%) WebLogic
2 10 (4.57%) Oracle Coherence
3 9 (4.11%) WebSphere
4 8 (3.65%) TIBCO EMS
5 6 (2.74%) Tomcat
6 5 (2.28%) Apache
6 5 (2.28%) Confluence
7 4 (1.83%) IIS
8 3 (1.37%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 3 (1.37%) Oracle Workflow
9 2 (0.91%) FileNet
9 2 (0.91%) MTS
10 1 (0.46%) GlassFish
10 1 (0.46%) Mule
Applications
1 14 (6.39%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.74%) MS Office
3 1 (0.46%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (1.83%) Global One
2 3 (1.37%) Summit
2 3 (1.37%) RMDS
2 3 (1.37%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.37%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (0.91%) Kondor+
4 1 (0.46%) AWD
4 1 (0.46%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.46%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.83%) SaaS
2 1 (0.46%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.46%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.28%) LDAP
1 5 (2.28%) SAN
1 5 (2.28%) Internet
2 4 (1.83%) Intranet
3 3 (1.37%) LAN
3 3 (1.37%) WAN
3 3 (1.37%) HTTP
3 3 (1.37%) Firewall
3 3 (1.37%) NAS
3 3 (1.37%) FCoE
3 3 (1.37%) Fibre Channel
3 3 (1.37%) Multicast
4 1 (0.46%) AMQP
4 1 (0.46%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (0.46%) Cisco PIX
4 1 (0.46%) iSCSI
4 1 (0.46%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.46%) VPN
4 1 (0.46%) SSL
4 1 (0.46%) NetScreen
Database & Business Intelligence
1 75 (34.25%) SQL Server
2 29 (13.24%) Relational Database
3 17 (7.76%) RDBMS
4 14 (6.39%) Sybase ASE
5 13 (5.94%) Oracle Database
5 13 (5.94%) KDB
6 10 (4.57%) DB2
7 8 (3.65%) Data Warehouse
8 7 (3.20%) Oracle Database 10g
8 7 (3.20%) Oracle Database 11g
9 6 (2.74%) MySQL
10 5 (2.28%) Crystal Reports
10 5 (2.28%) SQL Server 2008
10 5 (2.28%) MongoDB
11 4 (1.83%) Hadoop
11 4 (1.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 4 (1.83%) MS Access
12 3 (1.37%) DB2 UDB
12 3 (1.37%) NoSQL
12 3 (1.37%) HBase
Development Applications
1 22 (10.05%) JUnit
2 16 (7.31%) Subversion
3 14 (6.39%) Mockito
4 10 (4.57%) JIRA
5 8 (3.65%) Maven
6 5 (2.28%) Eclipse
6 5 (2.28%) jMock
7 3 (1.37%) Git (software)
7 3 (1.37%) ClearCase
8 2 (0.91%) PowerDesigner
8 2 (0.91%) JMeter
8 2 (0.91%) TeamCity
9 1 (0.46%) Hudson
9 1 (0.46%) Eclipse RCP
9 1 (0.46%) Jenkins
9 1 (0.46%) Bugzilla
9 1 (0.46%) CruiseControl
9 1 (0.46%) ClearQuest
9 1 (0.46%) Selenium
9 1 (0.46%) FitNesse
General
1 110 (50.23%) Banking
2 82 (37.44%) Finance
3 60 (27.40%) Investment Banking
4 56 (25.57%) Front Office
5 8 (3.65%) Financial Institution
6 7 (3.20%) Back Office
7 6 (2.74%) Retail Banking
7 6 (2.74%) Retail
8 2 (0.91%) International Banking
8 2 (0.91%) Private Banking
8 2 (0.91%) Legal
8 2 (0.91%) Advertising
9 1 (0.46%) French Language
9 1 (0.46%) German Language
9 1 (0.46%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 131 (59.82%) Developer
2 66 (30.14%) Java Developer
3 36 (16.44%) Analyst
4 20 (9.13%) Support Analyst
5 19 (8.68%) DBA
6 15 (6.85%) Architect
6 15 (6.85%) C++ Developer
7 12 (5.48%) Sybase Developer
8 11 (5.02%) Applications Support
9 10 (4.57%) Sybase DBA
10 8 (3.65%) Applications Support Analyst
11 7 (3.20%) SQL DBA
12 6 (2.74%) Infrastructure Architect
12 6 (2.74%) Perl Developer
12 6 (2.74%) C# Developer
12 6 (2.74%) Senior Developer
12 6 (2.74%) QA Specialist
13 5 (2.28%) Software Developer
13 5 (2.28%) Software Engineer
13 5 (2.28%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (27.40%) Spring
2 20 (9.13%) .NET
3 16 (7.31%) XML
4 15 (6.85%) Middleware
4 15 (6.85%) Hibernate
5 13 (5.94%) JMS
6 12 (5.48%) Rendezvous
7 11 (5.02%) STL
8 9 (4.11%) Boost C++ Libraries
9 8 (3.65%) HTML
9 8 (3.65%) Web Services
10 7 (3.20%) MSMQ
10 7 (3.20%) Java EE
10 7 (3.20%) WPF
11 6 (2.74%) XSLT
11 6 (2.74%) JDBC
12 5 (2.28%) J2EE
12 5 (2.28%) Swing
12 5 (2.28%) REST
13 4 (1.83%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 50 (22.83%) Fixed Income
2 27 (12.33%) Credit Risk
3 26 (11.87%) Derivative
3 26 (11.87%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 10 (4.57%) Replication
4 10 (4.57%) Mathematics
5 9 (4.11%) Market Risk
6 8 (3.65%) Equities
7 7 (3.20%) Hedge funds
8 4 (1.83%) Clustering
9 3 (1.37%) Equity Derivative
9 3 (1.37%) Enterprise Storage
10 2 (0.91%) Computer Science
10 2 (0.91%) Open Source
10 2 (0.91%) CLARiiON
10 2 (0.91%) Symmetrix
10 2 (0.91%) N-Tier
10 2 (0.91%) PMI
11 1 (0.46%) Grid Computing
11 1 (0.46%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 88 (40.18%) UNIX
2 47 (21.46%) Linux
3 39 (17.81%) Windows
4 26 (11.87%) Solaris
5 12 (5.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (0.91%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.46%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.46%) SUSE
7 1 (0.46%) Debian
7 1 (0.46%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.46%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.46%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.46%) OpenSolaris
7 1 (0.46%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (24.66%) Multithreading
2 44 (20.09%) TDD
3 37 (16.89%) Agile Software Development
4 26 (11.87%) Low Latency
5 22 (10.05%) Analytics
6 20 (9.13%) Investment Management
7 18 (8.22%) OO
8 17 (7.76%) Performance Tuning
9 15 (6.85%) E-Commerce
9 15 (6.85%) ITIL
10 14 (6.39%) Risk Management
11 13 (5.94%) Asset Management
12 12 (5.48%) UML
13 10 (4.57%) ETL
13 10 (4.57%) Data Modelling
13 10 (4.57%) Migration
14 9 (4.11%) Validation
15 8 (3.65%) Project Management
15 8 (3.65%) OOD
16 7 (3.20%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 118 (53.88%) SQL
2 115 (52.51%) Java
3 59 (26.94%) C#
4 46 (21.00%) C++
5 40 (18.26%) Perl
6 25 (11.42%) Shell Script
7 17 (7.76%) T-SQL
8 14 (6.39%) VB
9 13 (5.94%) VBA
10 8 (3.65%) JavaScript
11 7 (3.20%) PL/SQL
11 7 (3.20%) Python
12 5 (2.28%) Bash Shell
13 4 (1.83%) Korn
13 4 (1.83%) C
14 2 (0.91%) Tcl
14 2 (0.91%) C-shell
15 1 (0.46%) XPath
15 1 (0.46%) Lisp
15 1 (0.46%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 19 (8.68%) Degree
2 2 (0.91%) DV Cleared
2 2 (0.91%) Security Cleared
2 2 (0.91%) PMI Certification
3 1 (0.46%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.57%) QA
2 4 (1.83%) Basel III
3 3 (1.37%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.91%) CRD IV
5 1 (0.46%) Dodd-Frank
5 1 (0.46%) SLA
5 1 (0.46%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.46%) EMIR
System Software
1 5 (2.28%) Oracle RAC
2 4 (1.83%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (1.83%) VMware ESX
2 4 (1.83%) Oracle RMAN
3 3 (1.37%) NFS
3 3 (1.37%) SRDF
4 2 (0.91%) KVM
4 2 (0.91%) Xen
4 2 (0.91%) XenApp
4 2 (0.91%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 1 (0.46%) Veritas File System
5 1 (0.46%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 1 (0.46%) OpenSSH
5 1 (0.46%) Snort
5 1 (0.46%) Squid
5 1 (0.46%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.46%) qmail
5 1 (0.46%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 6 (2.74%) Control-M
2 3 (1.37%) Tivoli
2 3 (1.37%) BMC PATROL
3 2 (0.91%) Data Guard
3 2 (0.91%) ITRS Geneos
4 1 (0.46%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.46%) Nagios
4 1 (0.46%) Nessus
4 1 (0.46%) Veritas Storage Foundation
4 1 (0.46%) ServiceCenter
4 1 (0.46%) SCOM
Vendors
1 108 (49.32%) Oracle
2 39 (17.81%) TIBCO
3 24 (10.96%) Microsoft
4 14 (6.39%) ION Trading
5 12 (5.48%) Murex
6 11 (5.02%) JBoss
6 11 (5.02%) Red Hat
7 10 (4.57%) IBM
8 9 (4.11%) Informatica
9 7 (3.20%) 29West
10 6 (2.74%) VMware
10 6 (2.74%) Fidessa
10 6 (2.74%) EMC
11 5 (2.28%) Intel
11 5 (2.28%) Citrix
11 5 (2.28%) Sun
11 5 (2.28%) Business Objects
11 5 (2.28%) NetApp
11 5 (2.28%) Bloomberg
11 5 (2.28%) DataSynapse
City, London
Parallel Consulting
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 5 hours ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Rate: £550 per day + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Rate: £600 - £675 per day + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago