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 14 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
14 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sybase
Rank 89 86 114
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +28
Contract jobs citing Sybase 109 155 120
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.91% 2.20% 1.54%
As % of the Vendors category 4.26% 4.81% 3.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 112 101
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £350 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £600 £690
UK excluding London average daily rate £381 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.66% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £12.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £10.25 £67.50
% change year-on-year
- -84.81%
Vendors Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2556 3220 3351
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 44.82% 45.69% 42.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 1782 2251 2289
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £588 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 114 96
Average hourly rate £20.25 £22.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.95% +10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.82 £54.00 £39.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.07 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-10.15% -5.00%
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 14 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 14 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.

1 125 (54.11%) Java
2 123 (53.25%) SQL
3 119 (51.52%) Banking
4 115 (49.78%) Oracle
5 89 (38.53%) Finance
6 85 (36.80%) UNIX
7 78 (33.77%) SQL Server
8 68 (29.44%) Investment Banking
9 67 (29.00%) Spring
10 61 (26.41%) Front Office
10 61 (26.41%) C#
11 60 (25.97%) Multithreading
12 55 (23.81%) Fixed Income
13 51 (22.08%) C++
14 48 (20.78%) TDD
15 43 (18.61%) TIBCO
16 42 (18.18%) Linux
17 39 (16.88%) Perl
18 38 (16.45%) Windows
18 38 (16.45%) Agile Software Development
19 35 (15.15%) Derivative
20 31 (13.42%) Relational Database
20 31 (13.42%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
21 30 (12.99%) Credit Risk
22 27 (11.69%) Shell Script
23 26 (11.26%) Low Latency
24 24 (10.39%) Solaris
25 23 (9.96%) JUnit
26 22 (9.52%) JMS
26 22 (9.52%) Microsoft

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

For the 6 months to 14 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 13 (5.63%) Oracle Coherence
2 11 (4.76%) TIBCO EMS
3 10 (4.33%) WebLogic
3 10 (4.33%) WebSphere
4 7 (3.03%) Tomcat
5 6 (2.60%) Apache
6 5 (2.16%) IIS
6 5 (2.16%) Confluence
7 4 (1.73%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 3 (1.30%) Oracle Workflow
9 2 (0.87%) FileNet
9 2 (0.87%) MTS
10 1 (0.43%) GemFire
10 1 (0.43%) GlassFish
10 1 (0.43%) Mule
Applications
1 14 (6.06%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.73%) MS Office
3 1 (0.43%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (1.73%) RMDS
1 4 (1.73%) Global One
2 3 (1.30%) Summit
2 3 (1.30%) Oracle BPM
2 3 (1.30%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.87%) Kondor+
4 1 (0.43%) AWD
4 1 (0.43%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.43%) IntelliMatch
4 1 (0.43%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.30%) SaaS
2 1 (0.43%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.43%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.16%) LDAP
1 5 (2.16%) SAN
2 4 (1.73%) Internet
2 4 (1.73%) LAN
2 4 (1.73%) WAN
2 4 (1.73%) HTTP
2 4 (1.73%) NAS
2 4 (1.73%) FCoE
2 4 (1.73%) Fibre Channel
2 4 (1.73%) Multicast
3 3 (1.30%) Firewall
3 3 (1.30%) Intranet
4 2 (0.87%) SSL
5 1 (0.43%) NetScreen
5 1 (0.43%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.43%) VPN
5 1 (0.43%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (0.43%) Cisco PIX
5 1 (0.43%) iSCSI
5 1 (0.43%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 78 (33.77%) SQL Server
2 31 (13.42%) Relational Database
3 19 (8.23%) RDBMS
4 13 (5.63%) Sybase ASE
4 13 (5.63%) KDB
5 11 (4.76%) Oracle Database
6 8 (3.46%) DB2
7 6 (2.60%) MySQL
7 6 (2.60%) Data Warehouse
8 5 (2.16%) Oracle Database 10g
8 5 (2.16%) Crystal Reports
8 5 (2.16%) SQL Server 2008
8 5 (2.16%) DB2 UDB
8 5 (2.16%) Oracle Database 11g
9 4 (1.73%) Hadoop
9 4 (1.73%) MongoDB
9 4 (1.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 4 (1.73%) HBase
9 4 (1.73%) MS Access
10 2 (0.87%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 23 (9.96%) JUnit
2 19 (8.23%) Subversion
3 14 (6.06%) Mockito
4 11 (4.76%) Maven
5 10 (4.33%) JIRA
6 7 (3.03%) Eclipse
7 5 (2.16%) jMock
8 4 (1.73%) TeamCity
8 4 (1.73%) Ant
9 3 (1.30%) ClearCase
9 3 (1.30%) Git (software)
10 2 (0.87%) PowerDesigner
10 2 (0.87%) JMeter
11 1 (0.43%) Bugzilla
11 1 (0.43%) CruiseControl
11 1 (0.43%) ClearQuest
11 1 (0.43%) Selenium
11 1 (0.43%) FitNesse
11 1 (0.43%) Visual Studio
11 1 (0.43%) IntelliJ
General
1 119 (51.52%) Banking
2 89 (38.53%) Finance
3 68 (29.44%) Investment Banking
4 61 (26.41%) Front Office
5 9 (3.90%) Back Office
6 8 (3.46%) Financial Institution
7 6 (2.60%) Retail
7 6 (2.60%) Retail Banking
8 2 (0.87%) International Banking
8 2 (0.87%) Private Banking
8 2 (0.87%) Legal
8 2 (0.87%) Advertising
9 1 (0.43%) French Language
9 1 (0.43%) German Language
9 1 (0.43%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 139 (60.17%) Developer
2 78 (33.77%) Java Developer
3 36 (15.58%) Analyst
4 19 (8.23%) Support Analyst
5 18 (7.79%) DBA
6 16 (6.93%) C++ Developer
7 14 (6.06%) Architect
8 12 (5.19%) Applications Support
9 9 (3.90%) Senior Developer
9 9 (3.90%) Sybase DBA
9 9 (3.90%) Sybase Developer
10 8 (3.46%) Applications Support Analyst
11 7 (3.03%) SQL DBA
11 7 (3.03%) Senior Java Developer
11 7 (3.03%) QA Specialist
12 6 (2.60%) Test Specialist
12 6 (2.60%) Infrastructure Architect
12 6 (2.60%) C# Developer
12 6 (2.60%) Project Manager
13 5 (2.16%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (29.00%) Spring
2 22 (9.52%) JMS
3 20 (8.66%) Hibernate
4 18 (7.79%) .NET
4 18 (7.79%) XML
5 16 (6.93%) Middleware
6 13 (5.63%) Rendezvous
6 13 (5.63%) STL
7 11 (4.76%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 9 (3.90%) HTML
9 8 (3.46%) JDBC
9 8 (3.46%) MSMQ
10 7 (3.03%) XSLT
10 7 (3.03%) Web Services
10 7 (3.03%) Java EE
11 6 (2.60%) WPF
11 6 (2.60%) Struts
11 6 (2.60%) Swing
12 5 (2.16%) J2EE
12 5 (2.16%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 55 (23.81%) Fixed Income
2 35 (15.15%) Derivative
3 31 (13.42%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 30 (12.99%) Credit Risk
5 11 (4.76%) Mathematics
6 9 (3.90%) Market Risk
7 8 (3.46%) Replication
7 8 (3.46%) Hedge funds
8 7 (3.03%) Equities
9 6 (2.60%) Equity Derivative
10 3 (1.30%) Credit Derivative
10 3 (1.30%) Clustering
11 2 (0.87%) Kindle
11 2 (0.87%) Client/Server
11 2 (0.87%) N-Tier
11 2 (0.87%) PMI
11 2 (0.87%) Computer Science
11 2 (0.87%) Open Source
12 1 (0.43%) Inversion of Control
12 1 (0.43%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 85 (36.80%) UNIX
2 42 (18.18%) Linux
3 38 (16.45%) Windows
4 24 (10.39%) Solaris
5 10 (4.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (1.30%) AIX
7 2 (0.87%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.43%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.43%) SUSE
8 1 (0.43%) Debian
8 1 (0.43%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.43%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.43%) OpenSolaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (25.97%) Multithreading
2 48 (20.78%) TDD
3 38 (16.45%) Agile Software Development
4 26 (11.26%) Low Latency
5 22 (9.52%) Analytics
6 19 (8.23%) Performance Tuning
6 19 (8.23%) Investment Management
6 19 (8.23%) OO
7 15 (6.49%) ITIL
8 14 (6.06%) UML
8 14 (6.06%) E-Commerce
9 13 (5.63%) Risk Management
10 12 (5.19%) Validation
10 12 (5.19%) Asset Management
10 12 (5.19%) OOD
11 11 (4.76%) ETL
12 9 (3.90%) Migration
13 8 (3.46%) Data Modelling
13 8 (3.46%) Test Automation
13 8 (3.46%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 125 (54.11%) Java
2 123 (53.25%) SQL
3 61 (26.41%) C#
4 51 (22.08%) C++
5 39 (16.88%) Perl
6 27 (11.69%) Shell Script
7 17 (7.36%) T-SQL
8 14 (6.06%) VB
9 13 (5.63%) VBA
10 11 (4.76%) JavaScript
11 8 (3.46%) Python
12 7 (3.03%) PL/SQL
13 5 (2.16%) Bash Shell
14 4 (1.73%) Korn
14 4 (1.73%) C
15 2 (0.87%) Tcl
15 2 (0.87%) C-shell
16 1 (0.43%) XPath
16 1 (0.43%) Lisp
16 1 (0.43%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 18 (7.79%) Degree
2 2 (0.87%) ISEB
2 2 (0.87%) PMI Certification
2 2 (0.87%) DV Cleared
2 2 (0.87%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.43%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (4.76%) QA
2 3 (1.30%) Basel III
2 3 (1.30%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.87%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.87%) CRD IV
4 1 (0.43%) Dodd-Frank
4 1 (0.43%) SLA
4 1 (0.43%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.43%) EMIR
System Software
1 6 (2.60%) Oracle RAC
2 4 (1.73%) NFS
2 4 (1.73%) SRDF
3 3 (1.30%) VMware ESX
3 3 (1.30%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.87%) Oracle RMAN
4 2 (0.87%) KVM
4 2 (0.87%) Xen
4 2 (0.87%) XenApp
5 1 (0.43%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 1 (0.43%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 1 (0.43%) OpenSSH
5 1 (0.43%) Snort
5 1 (0.43%) Squid
5 1 (0.43%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.43%) qmail
5 1 (0.43%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 6 (2.60%) Control-M
2 3 (1.30%) Tivoli
2 3 (1.30%) BMC PATROL
2 3 (1.30%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (0.87%) ITRS Geneos
3 2 (0.87%) Data Guard
4 1 (0.43%) Nagios
4 1 (0.43%) Nessus
4 1 (0.43%) ServiceCenter
4 1 (0.43%) SCOM
Vendors
1 115 (49.78%) Oracle
2 43 (18.61%) TIBCO
3 22 (9.52%) Microsoft
4 14 (6.06%) ION Trading
5 12 (5.19%) Murex
6 11 (4.76%) JBoss
7 9 (3.90%) Red Hat
8 8 (3.46%) Informatica
8 8 (3.46%) IBM
8 8 (3.46%) 29West
9 6 (2.60%) DataSynapse
9 6 (2.60%) Fidessa
9 6 (2.60%) NetApp
10 5 (2.16%) Bloomberg
10 5 (2.16%) Intel
10 5 (2.16%) Citrix
10 5 (2.16%) Cisco
10 5 (2.16%) VMware
11 4 (1.73%) Business Objects
11 4 (1.73%) EMC
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