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 30 March 2015 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
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sybase
Rank 132 106 111
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +5
Contract jobs citing Sybase 59 111 83
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.14% 1.81% 1.41%
As % of the Vendors category 2.68% 4.20% 3.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 94 64
Average daily rate
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£525 £600 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £475 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £675 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £375 £369
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +1.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £87.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £22.00
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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
2205 2642 2546
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 42.51% 43.04% 43.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 1625 1817 1809
Average daily rate £425 £435 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.29% +2.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 54 60
Average hourly rate £18.70 £20.00 £23.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.50% -15.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.46 £14.50 £15.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £33.18 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £18.13
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -3.44%

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 30 March 2015.

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 30 March 2015, 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 86 (55.48%) Java
1 86 (55.48%) SQL
2 70 (45.16%) Oracle
3 66 (42.58%) Finance
4 59 (38.06%) Banking
5 53 (34.19%) UNIX
6 51 (32.90%) SQL Server
7 44 (28.39%) Linux
8 42 (27.10%) Agile Software Development
9 34 (21.94%) Investment Banking
10 32 (20.65%) .NET
11 30 (19.35%) C#
11 30 (19.35%) Front Office
12 29 (18.71%) Multithreading
13 27 (17.42%) Spring
13 27 (17.42%) C++
14 26 (16.77%) TDD
15 23 (14.84%) Migration
15 23 (14.84%) Windows
16 21 (13.55%) TIBCO
16 21 (13.55%) Fixed Income
16 21 (13.55%) Analytics
17 19 (12.26%) Derivative
18 18 (11.61%) VB
19 17 (10.97%) DB2
20 16 (10.32%) Perl
20 16 (10.32%) Shell Script
20 16 (10.32%) Microsoft
21 15 (9.68%) Data Modelling
21 15 (9.68%) Data Migration

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

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, 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 8 (5.16%) WebSphere
1 8 (5.16%) Oracle Coherence
2 3 (1.94%) IIS
2 3 (1.94%) Apache
2 3 (1.94%) Tomcat
2 3 (1.94%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 2 (1.29%) NetWeaver
3 2 (1.29%) FileNet
3 2 (1.29%) Confluence
3 2 (1.29%) TIBCO EMS
4 1 (0.65%) Apache Spark
4 1 (0.65%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.65%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (0.65%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (0.65%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.65%) JBoss
Applications
1 9 (5.81%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.65%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.65%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (4.52%) CODA-Financials
2 3 (1.94%) RMDS
3 2 (1.29%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (1.29%) thinkFolio
3 2 (1.29%) ION MarketView
4 1 (0.65%) HFM
4 1 (0.65%) Murex MxG2000
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.58%) SaaS
2 1 (0.65%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.23%) Internet
2 4 (2.58%) Intranet
3 3 (1.94%) LAN
3 3 (1.94%) WAN
3 3 (1.94%) HTTP
4 2 (1.29%) SAN
4 2 (1.29%) iSCSI
4 2 (1.29%) NAS
4 2 (1.29%) FCoE
4 2 (1.29%) Fibre Channel
4 2 (1.29%) Multicast
5 1 (0.65%) Firewall
5 1 (0.65%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.65%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (32.90%) SQL Server
2 17 (10.97%) DB2
3 14 (9.03%) Relational Database
4 8 (5.16%) Crystal Reports
5 7 (4.52%) BusinessObjects XI
5 7 (4.52%) KDB
6 6 (3.87%) Hadoop
6 6 (3.87%) Oracle Reports
6 6 (3.87%) RDBMS
6 6 (3.87%) Oracle Database
7 5 (3.23%) Oracle Database 11g
7 5 (3.23%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (3.23%) HBase
8 4 (2.58%) Big Data
8 4 (2.58%) NoSQL
8 4 (2.58%) MS Access
9 2 (1.29%) MySQL
9 2 (1.29%) OLTP
9 2 (1.29%) Sybase IQ
9 2 (1.29%) SQLBase
Development Applications
1 9 (5.81%) JUnit
1 9 (5.81%) Eclipse
2 7 (4.52%) QuickTest Pro
2 7 (4.52%) Selenium
2 7 (4.52%) Mockito
3 6 (3.87%) Subversion
4 5 (3.23%) JIRA
5 3 (1.94%) TeamCity
6 2 (1.29%) Maven
6 2 (1.29%) MSI
6 2 (1.29%) NUnit
6 2 (1.29%) Ant
7 1 (0.65%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.65%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.65%) ReSharper
7 1 (0.65%) PowerBuilder
7 1 (0.65%) PowerDesigner
7 1 (0.65%) ProC
7 1 (0.65%) Toad
7 1 (0.65%) Visual Studio
General
1 66 (42.58%) Finance
2 59 (38.06%) Banking
3 34 (21.94%) Investment Banking
4 30 (19.35%) Front Office
5 7 (4.52%) Back Office
6 4 (2.58%) Advertising
7 2 (1.29%) Legal
8 1 (0.65%) Private Banking
8 1 (0.65%) Retail
Job Titles
1 82 (52.90%) Developer
2 49 (31.61%) Java Developer
3 32 (20.65%) Analyst
4 20 (12.90%) Architect
5 15 (9.68%) Senior Developer
6 12 (7.74%) Support Analyst
7 11 (7.10%) C# Developer
7 11 (7.10%) Senior Java Developer
8 8 (5.16%) Test Analyst
9 7 (4.52%) Tester
9 7 (4.52%) Data Architect
9 7 (4.52%) QA Test Analyst
9 7 (4.52%) QA Tester
9 7 (4.52%) QA Analyst
10 6 (3.87%) Financial Analyst
10 6 (3.87%) Sybase Developer
10 6 (3.87%) Applications Support
11 5 (3.23%) Applications Support Analyst
12 4 (2.58%) Technical Architect
12 4 (2.58%) Analyst Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (20.65%) .NET
2 27 (17.42%) Spring
3 11 (7.10%) HTML
4 9 (5.81%) Rendezvous
5 8 (5.16%) Hibernate
6 7 (4.52%) MSMQ
6 7 (4.52%) XML
6 7 (4.52%) WPF
7 6 (3.87%) RESTful
7 6 (3.87%) WinForms
8 5 (3.23%) Apache Flex
8 5 (3.23%) HTML5
9 4 (2.58%) .NET Framework
9 4 (2.58%) Middleware
9 4 (2.58%) CSS
10 3 (1.94%) XSLT
11 2 (1.29%) XSD
11 2 (1.29%) XBRL
11 2 (1.29%) .NET Remoting
11 2 (1.29%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 21 (13.55%) Fixed Income
2 19 (12.26%) Derivative
3 13 (8.39%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 7 (4.52%) Grid Computing
4 7 (4.52%) Market Risk
4 7 (4.52%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (3.87%) Computer Science
5 6 (3.87%) Equities
6 4 (2.58%) SWIFT
7 3 (1.94%) Algorithms
7 3 (1.94%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.29%) Replication
8 2 (1.29%) Credit Derivative
8 2 (1.29%) Credit Risk
8 2 (1.29%) Visualisation
8 2 (1.29%) Kindle
9 1 (0.65%) Data Integration
9 1 (0.65%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.65%) Index Arbitrage
9 1 (0.65%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 53 (34.19%) UNIX
2 44 (28.39%) Linux
3 23 (14.84%) Windows
4 7 (4.52%) Solaris
5 3 (1.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (1.29%) Oracle Linux
7 1 (0.65%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.65%) Debian
7 1 (0.65%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (27.10%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (18.71%) Multithreading
3 26 (16.77%) TDD
4 23 (14.84%) Migration
5 21 (13.55%) Analytics
6 15 (9.68%) Data Migration
6 15 (9.68%) Data Modelling
7 14 (9.03%) OO
8 13 (8.39%) ITIL
9 12 (7.74%) Automated Testing
10 11 (7.10%) Low Latency
11 8 (5.16%) Performance Tuning
12 7 (4.52%) Test Automation
12 7 (4.52%) PRINCE2
12 7 (4.52%) ETL
12 7 (4.52%) Project Management
13 6 (3.87%) Business Intelligence
13 6 (3.87%) Requirements Analysis
13 6 (3.87%) Workflow
13 6 (3.87%) Electronic Trading
Programming Languages
1 86 (55.48%) Java
1 86 (55.48%) SQL
2 30 (19.35%) C#
3 27 (17.42%) C++
4 18 (11.61%) VB
5 16 (10.32%) Perl
5 16 (10.32%) Shell Script
6 12 (7.74%) T-SQL
7 9 (5.81%) PL/SQL
8 8 (5.16%) JavaScript
9 7 (4.52%) Python
9 7 (4.52%) VB6
10 5 (3.23%) Korn
11 4 (2.58%) VBA
12 3 (1.94%) C
12 3 (1.94%) Bash Shell
13 2 (1.29%) PHP
13 2 (1.29%) ABAP
14 1 (0.65%) Tcl
14 1 (0.65%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 9 (5.81%) Degree
2 7 (4.52%) ISEB
2 7 (4.52%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.65%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.65%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (6.45%) QA
2 2 (1.29%) COREP
2 2 (1.29%) FINREP
3 1 (0.65%) Basel III
System Software
1 7 (4.52%) Oracle RAC
2 6 (3.87%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.29%) Hyper-V
3 2 (1.29%) SRDF
3 2 (1.29%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 2 (1.29%) Apache Flume
3 2 (1.29%) KVM
3 2 (1.29%) NFS
3 2 (1.29%) Xen
4 1 (0.65%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 4 (2.58%) Control-M
2 2 (1.29%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (1.29%) Ambari
2 2 (1.29%) Oozie
2 2 (1.29%) Tivoli
2 2 (1.29%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 70 (45.16%) Oracle
2 21 (13.55%) TIBCO
3 16 (10.32%) Microsoft
4 11 (7.10%) Business Objects
5 9 (5.81%) IBM
5 9 (5.81%) ION Trading
6 7 (4.52%) CODA
7 6 (3.87%) VMware
7 6 (3.87%) Informatica
8 4 (2.58%) SAP
8 4 (2.58%) DataSynapse
9 3 (1.94%) Teradata
9 3 (1.94%) 29West
9 3 (1.94%) Cisco
9 3 (1.94%) Adobe
9 3 (1.94%) Murex
9 3 (1.94%) Intel
9 3 (1.94%) Citrix
10 2 (1.29%) BMC
10 2 (1.29%) NetApp
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