The table below looks at the statistics for PowerBuilder skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PowerBuilder over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sybase PowerBuilder
Rank 611 578 574
Rank change year-on-year
-33 -4
Contract jobs citing PowerBuilder 10 21 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.020% 0.041% 0.036%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.13% 0.32% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 14 11
Average daily rate £375 £398 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.66% +6.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £425 £350
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +21.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 £19.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+105.12% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £19.50 -
PowerBuilder
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Development Applications Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
7564 6556 6199
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 14.77% 12.95% 12.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 5173 4249 4052
Average daily rate £425 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £285 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £538 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.84% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 147 129 120
Average hourly rate £42.45 £37.04 £38.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.60% -3.79%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.60 £27.37 £31.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.00 £47.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.29 £37.04 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+14.17% -2.01%

PowerBuilder
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PowerBuilder across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

PowerBuilder Jobs Demand Trend in England

PowerBuilder
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing PowerBuilder across the England region.

PowerBuilder Daily Rate Trend in England

PowerBuilder
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing PowerBuilder across the England region.

PowerBuilder Hourly Rate Trend in England

PowerBuilder
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PowerBuilder within the England region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -19 5 £388 -1.89%
West Midlands - 5 £375 -
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UK

PowerBuilder
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing PowerBuilder 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 PowerBuilder.

1 7 (50.00%) SQL
2 6 (42.86%) Oracle
3 4 (28.57%) OOA/OOD
3 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
3 4 (28.57%) C
3 4 (28.57%) Java
3 4 (28.57%) PL/SQL
3 4 (28.57%) Finance
3 4 (28.57%) Banking
3 4 (28.57%) Oracle Database
4 3 (21.43%) SDLC
4 3 (21.43%) ISO20022
4 3 (21.43%) ISO15022
4 3 (21.43%) Retail
4 3 (21.43%) Billing
4 3 (21.43%) Korn
4 3 (21.43%) WebSphere
4 3 (21.43%) IBM Integration Bus
4 3 (21.43%) C++
4 3 (21.43%) Linux
4 3 (21.43%) UML
4 3 (21.43%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (21.43%) IBM
4 3 (21.43%) WebSphere MQ
5 2 (14.29%) OO
5 2 (14.29%) SharePoint
5 2 (14.29%) Middleware
5 2 (14.29%) Project Management
5 2 (14.29%) PowerPivot
5 2 (14.29%) Investment Management

PowerBuilder
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing PowerBuilder 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 PowerBuilder. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (21.43%) WebSphere
2 2 (14.29%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Misys Opics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) Oracle Database
1 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 2 (14.29%) Oracle Database 12c
2 2 (14.29%) Power BI
2 2 (14.29%) PowerPivot
3 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 4 (28.57%) Banking
1 4 (28.57%) Finance
2 3 (21.43%) Billing
2 3 (21.43%) Retail
3 1 (7.14%) Back Office
3 1 (7.14%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (64.29%) Developer
2 8 (57.14%) PowerBuilder Developer
3 5 (35.71%) Analyst
4 3 (21.43%) Consultant
4 3 (21.43%) PowerBuilder Consultant
4 3 (21.43%) Programmer
5 2 (14.29%) Analyst Programmer
5 2 (14.29%) Banking Analyst
5 2 (14.29%) Business Analyst
5 2 (14.29%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 2 (14.29%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
5 2 (14.29%) Messaging Analyst
5 2 (14.29%) Messaging Programmer
5 2 (14.29%) Oracle Developer
5 2 (14.29%) SharePoint Analyst
5 2 (14.29%) SharePoint Business Analyst
6 1 (7.14%) Analyst Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Applications Support
6 1 (7.14%) Applications Support Analyst
6 1 (7.14%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (21.43%) IBM Integration Bus
1 3 (21.43%) WebSphere MQ
2 2 (14.29%) Middleware
3 1 (7.14%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (14.29%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) Linux
2 1 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (7.14%) Unix
2 1 (7.14%) Windows
2 1 (7.14%) Windows 7
2 1 (7.14%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) OOA/OOD
2 3 (21.43%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (21.43%) SDLC
2 3 (21.43%) UML
3 2 (14.29%) Financial Modelling
3 2 (14.29%) Investment Management
3 2 (14.29%) OO
3 2 (14.29%) Project Management
4 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (7.14%) ITIL
4 1 (7.14%) Pair Programming
4 1 (7.14%) Scrum
4 1 (7.14%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 7 (50.00%) SQL
2 4 (28.57%) C
2 4 (28.57%) Java
2 4 (28.57%) PL/SQL
3 3 (21.43%) C++
3 3 (21.43%) Korn
4 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
4 1 (7.14%) Scala
4 1 (7.14%) Shell Script
4 1 (7.14%) VBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (21.43%) ISO15022
1 3 (21.43%) ISO20022
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) Oracle
2 3 (21.43%) IBM
3 1 (7.14%) Infor
3 1 (7.14%) Misys
3 1 (7.14%) OpenLink
3 1 (7.14%) Red Hat
3 1 (7.14%) Sun
3 1 (7.14%) Trayport