The table below looks at the statistics 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 12 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
12 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sybase
Rank 103 88 110
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +22
Contract jobs citing Sybase 100 155 132
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.69% 2.15% 1.68%
As % of the Vendors category 3.67% 4.63% 3.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 118 92
Average daily rate
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£550 £500 £538
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -6.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £383 £325 £403
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £600 £648
UK excluding London average daily rate £381 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-4.68% +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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London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Vendors Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2727 3349 3413
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 46.10% 46.47% 43.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 1938 2318 2330
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 57 98 101
Average hourly rate £20.00 £20.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.43% +7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.46 £11.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.82 £57.50 £39.95
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.70 £19.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-1.57% -

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 12 September 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 12 September 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.

1 117 (56.25%) SQL
2 109 (52.40%) Banking
3 104 (50.00%) Java
3 104 (50.00%) Oracle
4 84 (40.38%) UNIX
5 83 (39.90%) Finance
6 66 (31.73%) SQL Server
7 63 (30.29%) Linux
8 57 (27.40%) Investment Banking
9 53 (25.48%) Front Office
10 50 (24.04%) Spring
11 46 (22.12%) C#
11 46 (22.12%) Multithreading
12 43 (20.67%) Windows
12 43 (20.67%) Agile Software Development
13 40 (19.23%) Fixed Income
14 38 (18.27%) TDD
15 37 (17.79%) Relational Database
16 34 (16.35%) C++
17 33 (15.87%) Perl
18 30 (14.42%) TIBCO
19 27 (12.98%) Solaris
20 25 (12.02%) Performance Tuning
21 23 (11.06%) OO
22 22 (10.58%) .NET
22 22 (10.58%) Credit Risk
22 22 (10.58%) Derivative
23 21 (10.10%) XML
23 21 (10.10%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
24 20 (9.62%) Low Latency

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

For the 6 months to 12 September 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 9 (4.33%) WebLogic
1 9 (4.33%) Oracle Coherence
2 7 (3.37%) Tomcat
2 7 (3.37%) WebSphere
3 5 (2.40%) Apache
3 5 (2.40%) Confluence
4 4 (1.92%) TIBCO EMS
4 4 (1.92%) IIS
5 3 (1.44%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 1 (0.48%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (0.48%) MQSeries
6 1 (0.48%) GlassFish
6 1 (0.48%) Mule
Applications
1 14 (6.73%) MS Excel
2 7 (3.37%) MS Office
3 1 (0.48%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.44%) Summit
1 3 (1.44%) RMDS
1 3 (1.44%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.96%) Kondor+
2 2 (0.96%) ION MarketView
2 2 (0.96%) Bloomberg TOMS
2 2 (0.96%) Murex MxG2000
3 1 (0.48%) BusinessWorks
3 1 (0.48%) Endur
3 1 (0.48%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.48%) Global One
3 1 (0.48%) IntelliMatch
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.88%) SaaS
2 2 (0.96%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.88%) SAN
1 6 (2.88%) Internet
2 5 (2.40%) Intranet
2 5 (2.40%) NAS
3 4 (1.92%) LDAP
4 3 (1.44%) LAN
4 3 (1.44%) WAN
4 3 (1.44%) HTTP
4 3 (1.44%) FCoE
4 3 (1.44%) Fibre Channel
4 3 (1.44%) Multicast
5 2 (0.96%) Firewall
5 2 (0.96%) iSCSI
6 1 (0.48%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (31.73%) SQL Server
2 37 (17.79%) Relational Database
3 19 (9.13%) RDBMS
3 19 (9.13%) Sybase ASE
4 14 (6.73%) Oracle Database
5 12 (5.77%) DB2
6 10 (4.81%) Data Warehouse
7 8 (3.85%) Oracle Database 10g
7 8 (3.85%) Oracle Database 11g
8 7 (3.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 6 (2.88%) MongoDB
9 6 (2.88%) MySQL
10 5 (2.40%) Crystal Reports
10 5 (2.40%) KDB
10 5 (2.40%) Hadoop
10 5 (2.40%) NoSQL
11 4 (1.92%) SQL Server 2008
11 4 (1.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 4 (1.92%) MS Access
11 4 (1.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 13 (6.25%) JUnit
1 13 (6.25%) Subversion
2 10 (4.81%) Maven
3 6 (2.88%) JIRA
3 6 (2.88%) jMock
3 6 (2.88%) TeamCity
3 6 (2.88%) Mockito
4 4 (1.92%) Eclipse
5 3 (1.44%) Git (software)
6 2 (0.96%) QuickTest Pro
6 2 (0.96%) Hudson
6 2 (0.96%) Ant
7 1 (0.48%) Eclipse RCP
7 1 (0.48%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.48%) PowerDesigner
7 1 (0.48%) ClearQuest
7 1 (0.48%) JMeter
7 1 (0.48%) Bugzilla
7 1 (0.48%) CruiseControl
7 1 (0.48%) IntelliJ
General
1 109 (52.40%) Banking
2 83 (39.90%) Finance
3 57 (27.40%) Investment Banking
4 53 (25.48%) Front Office
5 8 (3.85%) Financial Institution
6 7 (3.37%) Retail
7 6 (2.88%) Retail Banking
8 4 (1.92%) Back Office
9 2 (0.96%) Advertising
9 2 (0.96%) International Banking
9 2 (0.96%) Private Banking
10 1 (0.48%) French Language
10 1 (0.48%) German Language
10 1 (0.48%) Italian Language
10 1 (0.48%) Legal
Job Titles
1 122 (58.65%) Developer
2 61 (29.33%) Java Developer
3 28 (13.46%) Analyst
4 23 (11.06%) DBA
5 17 (8.17%) Support Analyst
6 16 (7.69%) Architect
7 14 (6.73%) Sybase DBA
7 14 (6.73%) Sybase Developer
8 12 (5.77%) C++ Developer
9 9 (4.33%) Applications Support
9 9 (4.33%) SQL DBA
10 8 (3.85%) Technical Architect
11 7 (3.37%) Senior Developer
11 7 (3.37%) Infrastructure Architect
12 6 (2.88%) Applications Support Analyst
13 5 (2.40%) C# Developer
13 5 (2.40%) Database Developer
13 5 (2.40%) Senior Java Developer
13 5 (2.40%) Oracle DBA
14 4 (1.92%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (24.04%) Spring
2 22 (10.58%) .NET
3 21 (10.10%) XML
4 17 (8.17%) Middleware
4 17 (8.17%) Hibernate
5 16 (7.69%) JMS
6 10 (4.81%) HTML
7 9 (4.33%) XSLT
7 9 (4.33%) Rendezvous
7 9 (4.33%) Java EE
8 8 (3.85%) Web Services
9 6 (2.88%) STL
9 6 (2.88%) J2EE
9 6 (2.88%) JDBC
9 6 (2.88%) MSMQ
9 6 (2.88%) FIX Protocol
9 6 (2.88%) WPF
10 5 (2.40%) REST
10 5 (2.40%) JTS
10 5 (2.40%) JTA
Miscellaneous
1 40 (19.23%) Fixed Income
2 22 (10.58%) Derivative
2 22 (10.58%) Credit Risk
3 21 (10.10%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 15 (7.21%) Analytical Skills
5 14 (6.73%) Replication
6 11 (5.29%) Equities
7 8 (3.85%) Market Risk
8 5 (2.40%) Enterprise Storage
8 5 (2.40%) Mathematics
8 5 (2.40%) Computer Science
9 4 (1.92%) Hedge funds
9 4 (1.92%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (1.44%) iPad
10 3 (1.44%) Clustering
10 3 (1.44%) CLARiiON
10 3 (1.44%) Symmetrix
11 2 (0.96%) N-Tier
11 2 (0.96%) PMI
11 2 (0.96%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 84 (40.38%) UNIX
2 63 (30.29%) Linux
3 43 (20.67%) Windows
4 27 (12.98%) Solaris
5 18 (8.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (1.44%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.48%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.48%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (22.12%) Multithreading
2 43 (20.67%) Agile Software Development
3 38 (18.27%) TDD
4 25 (12.02%) Performance Tuning
5 23 (11.06%) OO
6 20 (9.62%) Low Latency
7 17 (8.17%) Risk Management
8 16 (7.69%) E-Commerce
8 16 (7.69%) Investment Management
9 14 (6.73%) Migration
10 13 (6.25%) Mentoring
11 12 (5.77%) Analytics
11 12 (5.77%) ITIL
11 12 (5.77%) UML
11 12 (5.77%) Data Modelling
12 11 (5.29%) ETL
12 11 (5.29%) Asset Management
13 8 (3.85%) Data Management
14 7 (3.37%) OOD
14 7 (3.37%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 117 (56.25%) SQL
2 104 (50.00%) Java
3 46 (22.12%) C#
4 34 (16.35%) C++
5 33 (15.87%) Perl
6 19 (9.13%) Shell Script
7 15 (7.21%) VBA
7 15 (7.21%) T-SQL
8 10 (4.81%) JavaScript
9 8 (3.85%) PL/SQL
10 6 (2.88%) VB
10 6 (2.88%) Python
11 4 (1.92%) Bash Shell
12 3 (1.44%) Korn
13 2 (0.96%) XPath
13 2 (0.96%) Tcl
14 1 (0.48%) C
14 1 (0.48%) XQuery
14 1 (0.48%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 17 (8.17%) Degree
2 2 (0.96%) DV Cleared
2 2 (0.96%) Security Cleared
2 2 (0.96%) PMI Certification
3 1 (0.48%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.85%) QA
2 3 (1.44%) Basel III
2 3 (1.44%) Data Quality
2 3 (1.44%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.48%) EMIR
3 1 (0.48%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 5 (2.40%) Oracle RMAN
1 5 (2.40%) Oracle RAC
1 5 (2.40%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (1.44%) NFS
2 3 (1.44%) VMware ESX
2 3 (1.44%) SRDF
3 2 (0.96%) Platform Symphony
3 2 (0.96%) KVM
3 2 (0.96%) Xen
3 2 (0.96%) Hyper-V
3 2 (0.96%) XenApp
4 1 (0.48%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 1 (0.48%) Veritas File System
Systems Management
1 6 (2.88%) Control-M
2 2 (0.96%) BMC PATROL
2 2 (0.96%) Data Guard
2 2 (0.96%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.96%) ITRS Geneos
3 1 (0.48%) Tivoli
3 1 (0.48%) Nagios
3 1 (0.48%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 1 (0.48%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 104 (50.00%) Oracle
2 30 (14.42%) TIBCO
3 18 (8.65%) Microsoft
4 17 (8.17%) Red Hat
5 12 (5.77%) Murex
6 11 (5.29%) JBoss
7 10 (4.81%) Informatica
8 9 (4.33%) ION Trading
9 8 (3.85%) IBM
10 7 (3.37%) Sun
10 7 (3.37%) EMC
10 7 (3.37%) VMware
10 7 (3.37%) DataSynapse
10 7 (3.37%) 29West
10 7 (3.37%) Bloomberg
11 6 (2.88%) Fidessa
11 6 (2.88%) Citrix
11 6 (2.88%) Business Objects
12 5 (2.40%) NetApp
12 5 (2.40%) Intel
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