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 24 October 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sybase
Rank 113 107 107
Rank change year-on-year
-6 0
Contract jobs citing Sybase 98 128 123
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.64% 1.76% 1.74%
As % of the Vendors category 3.63% 3.87% 4.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 97 85
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£525 £550 £538
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.54% +2.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £374 £400 £438
10% offered a daily rate of more than £641 £610 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £364 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-9.06% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £90.00 -
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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 City of London region.

Vendors Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2699 3311 3062
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 45.10% 45.54% 43.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 1967 2315 2122
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £263 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 90 83
Average hourly rate £17.87 £19.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.38% +2.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.25 £28.50 £42.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.11 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-0.62% -4.67%

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 24 October 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 24 October 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.

1 114 (54.29%) SQL
2 110 (52.38%) Java
3 106 (50.48%) Oracle
4 99 (47.14%) Banking
5 92 (43.81%) Finance
6 88 (41.90%) UNIX
7 74 (35.24%) Linux
8 55 (26.19%) Front Office
9 54 (25.71%) SQL Server
10 51 (24.29%) Investment Banking
11 47 (22.38%) Multithreading
11 47 (22.38%) Spring
12 44 (20.95%) Agile Software Development
12 44 (20.95%) Windows
13 43 (20.48%) C#
14 40 (19.05%) Relational Database
15 36 (17.14%) Fixed Income
16 35 (16.67%) TDD
16 35 (16.67%) TIBCO
17 33 (15.71%) .NET
18 31 (14.76%) Perl
19 28 (13.33%) C++
19 28 (13.33%) Solaris
20 27 (12.86%) Shell Script
21 24 (11.43%) Performance Tuning
22 23 (10.95%) Migration
22 23 (10.95%) T-SQL
23 21 (10.00%) XML
23 21 (10.00%) Low Latency
24 20 (9.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

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

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 (5.24%) Oracle Coherence
2 9 (4.29%) WebSphere
2 9 (4.29%) WebLogic
2 9 (4.29%) JBoss
3 7 (3.33%) Tomcat
3 7 (3.33%) TIBCO EMS
3 7 (3.33%) Confluence
4 5 (2.38%) Apache
5 4 (1.90%) IIS
6 3 (1.43%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 2 (0.95%) MQSeries
8 1 (0.48%) FileNet
8 1 (0.48%) Oracle Workflow
8 1 (0.48%) AquaLogic Service Bus
8 1 (0.48%) GlassFish
8 1 (0.48%) Mule
Applications
1 10 (4.76%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.86%) MS Office
3 1 (0.48%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (3.33%) CODA-Financials
2 4 (1.90%) Remedy ITSM
2 4 (1.90%) RMDS
3 3 (1.43%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (1.43%) ION MarketView
4 2 (0.95%) Bloomberg TOMS
4 2 (0.95%) Murex MxG2000
4 2 (0.95%) BusinessWorks
4 2 (0.95%) Kondor+
4 2 (0.95%) Summit
5 1 (0.48%) Endur
5 1 (0.48%) IntelliMatch
Cloud Services
1 9 (4.29%) SaaS
2 4 (1.90%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.81%) Intranet
1 8 (3.81%) Internet
2 7 (3.33%) SAN
3 6 (2.86%) NAS
4 3 (1.43%) FCoE
4 3 (1.43%) Fibre Channel
4 3 (1.43%) Multicast
4 3 (1.43%) LAN
4 3 (1.43%) WAN
4 3 (1.43%) HTTP
5 2 (0.95%) DNS
5 2 (0.95%) Firewall
5 2 (0.95%) iSCSI
5 2 (0.95%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (25.71%) SQL Server
2 40 (19.05%) Relational Database
3 18 (8.57%) RDBMS
3 18 (8.57%) Sybase ASE
4 13 (6.19%) DB2
5 12 (5.71%) Crystal Reports
5 12 (5.71%) Oracle Database
6 10 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
7 9 (4.29%) Oracle Reports
8 8 (3.81%) Oracle Database 11g
9 7 (3.33%) BusinessObjects XI
10 6 (2.86%) MongoDB
10 6 (2.86%) Oracle Database 10g
10 6 (2.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 5 (2.38%) MySQL
11 5 (2.38%) Hadoop
12 4 (1.90%) NoSQL
12 4 (1.90%) SQL Server 2008
12 4 (1.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 4 (1.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 13 (6.19%) Subversion
2 9 (4.29%) Maven
2 9 (4.29%) JUnit
3 8 (3.81%) TeamCity
4 7 (3.33%) JIRA
5 4 (1.90%) jMock
5 4 (1.90%) Mockito
6 3 (1.43%) Git (software)
6 3 (1.43%) Eclipse
7 2 (0.95%) QuickTest Pro
7 2 (0.95%) MSI
7 2 (0.95%) NUnit
7 2 (0.95%) Hudson
7 2 (0.95%) Ant
8 1 (0.48%) EasyMock
8 1 (0.48%) Eclipse RCP
8 1 (0.48%) Mercurial
8 1 (0.48%) CruiseControl
8 1 (0.48%) JMeter
8 1 (0.48%) Bugzilla
General
1 99 (47.14%) Banking
2 92 (43.81%) Finance
3 55 (26.19%) Front Office
4 51 (24.29%) Investment Banking
5 7 (3.33%) Back Office
6 5 (2.38%) Financial Institution
7 3 (1.43%) Advertising
7 3 (1.43%) Retail
8 2 (0.95%) Retail Banking
8 2 (0.95%) International Banking
9 1 (0.48%) French Language
9 1 (0.48%) German Language
9 1 (0.48%) Italian Language
9 1 (0.48%) Legal
Job Titles
1 119 (56.67%) Developer
2 63 (30.00%) Java Developer
3 28 (13.33%) Analyst
4 25 (11.90%) Architect
5 22 (10.48%) Support Analyst
6 17 (8.10%) DBA
7 16 (7.62%) Sybase Developer
8 11 (5.24%) Sybase DBA
8 11 (5.24%) Technical Architect
9 9 (4.29%) Applications Support
10 8 (3.81%) Senior Developer
10 8 (3.81%) C++ Developer
10 8 (3.81%) Applications Support Analyst
11 7 (3.33%) Database Developer
11 7 (3.33%) SQL Developer
11 7 (3.33%) Infrastructure Architect
11 7 (3.33%) Financial Analyst
12 6 (2.86%) SQL DBA
12 6 (2.86%) C# Developer
13 5 (2.38%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (22.38%) Spring
2 33 (15.71%) .NET
3 21 (10.00%) XML
4 16 (7.62%) JMS
5 15 (7.14%) Hibernate
6 14 (6.67%) Middleware
7 13 (6.19%) HTML
8 10 (4.76%) Rendezvous
9 8 (3.81%) XSLT
9 8 (3.81%) WPF
10 7 (3.33%) Java EE
10 7 (3.33%) J2EE
10 7 (3.33%) JDBC
11 6 (2.86%) Web Services
11 6 (2.86%) FIX Protocol
12 5 (2.38%) WinForms
12 5 (2.38%) Struts
12 5 (2.38%) XSD
13 4 (1.90%) MSMQ
13 4 (1.90%) JTS
Miscellaneous
1 36 (17.14%) Fixed Income
2 18 (8.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 16 (7.62%) Derivative
3 16 (7.62%) Credit Risk
3 16 (7.62%) Analytical Skills
4 14 (6.67%) Replication
5 12 (5.71%) Equities
6 10 (4.76%) Market Risk
7 6 (2.86%) Computer Science
8 5 (2.38%) Enterprise Storage
9 4 (1.90%) Kindle
9 4 (1.90%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (1.43%) Mathematics
10 3 (1.43%) Data Structures
10 3 (1.43%) iPad
10 3 (1.43%) Hedge funds
10 3 (1.43%) Clustering
10 3 (1.43%) CLARiiON
10 3 (1.43%) Symmetrix
11 2 (0.95%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 88 (41.90%) UNIX
2 74 (35.24%) Linux
3 44 (20.95%) Windows
4 28 (13.33%) Solaris
5 20 (9.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (2.38%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (0.95%) Oracle Linux
8 1 (0.48%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (22.38%) Multithreading
2 44 (20.95%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (16.67%) TDD
4 24 (11.43%) Performance Tuning
5 23 (10.95%) Migration
6 21 (10.00%) Low Latency
7 19 (9.05%) Risk Management
7 19 (9.05%) OO
8 17 (8.10%) E-Commerce
9 14 (6.67%) Data Modelling
9 14 (6.67%) Investment Management
10 12 (5.71%) ITIL
10 12 (5.71%) Mentoring
11 11 (5.24%) UML
12 10 (4.76%) Project Management
12 10 (4.76%) Data Management
13 9 (4.29%) Asset Management
13 9 (4.29%) Analytics
14 8 (3.81%) Technical Architecture
14 8 (3.81%) Electronic Trading
Programming Languages
1 114 (54.29%) SQL
2 110 (52.38%) Java
3 43 (20.48%) C#
4 31 (14.76%) Perl
5 28 (13.33%) C++
6 27 (12.86%) Shell Script
7 23 (10.95%) T-SQL
8 16 (7.62%) PL/SQL
9 14 (6.67%) VBA
10 11 (5.24%) VB
11 9 (4.29%) JavaScript
12 7 (3.33%) VB6
12 7 (3.33%) Korn
13 6 (2.86%) Python
13 6 (2.86%) Bash Shell
14 2 (0.95%) Tcl
14 2 (0.95%) XPath
15 1 (0.48%) Bourne shell
15 1 (0.48%) Ruby
15 1 (0.48%) C
Qualifications
1 13 (6.19%) Degree
2 2 (0.95%) DV Cleared
2 2 (0.95%) Security Cleared
2 2 (0.95%) PMI Certification
3 1 (0.48%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.81%) QA
2 5 (2.38%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.95%) Basel III
4 1 (0.48%) Data Quality
System Software
1 7 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (2.38%) Oracle RMAN
2 5 (2.38%) Oracle RAC
3 4 (1.90%) Platform Symphony
4 3 (1.43%) SRDF
4 3 (1.43%) NFS
4 3 (1.43%) VMware ESX
5 2 (0.95%) Xen
5 2 (0.95%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.95%) XenApp
5 2 (0.95%) KVM
6 1 (0.48%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 1 (0.48%) Veritas File System
Systems Management
1 10 (4.76%) Control-M
2 6 (2.86%) BMC PATROL
3 2 (0.95%) Data Guard
3 2 (0.95%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (0.95%) ITRS Geneos
4 1 (0.48%) Tivoli
4 1 (0.48%) Nagios
4 1 (0.48%) Veritas Storage Foundation
4 1 (0.48%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 106 (50.48%) Oracle
2 35 (16.67%) TIBCO
3 19 (9.05%) Red Hat
4 18 (8.57%) Microsoft
5 14 (6.67%) Business Objects
6 11 (5.24%) IBM
7 10 (4.76%) Murex
8 9 (4.29%) Informatica
8 9 (4.29%) VMware
9 8 (3.81%) Citrix
9 8 (3.81%) ION Trading
10 7 (3.33%) 29West
10 7 (3.33%) EMC
10 7 (3.33%) CODA
11 6 (2.86%) DataSynapse
11 6 (2.86%) Sun
11 6 (2.86%) BMC
12 5 (2.38%) NetApp
12 5 (2.38%) HP
12 5 (2.38%) Intel
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