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 2 September 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.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sybase PowerBuilder
Rank 579 581 566
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -15
Contract jobs citing PowerBuilder 9 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.017% 0.004% 0.006%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.12% 0.030% 0.051%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 0
Average daily rate
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£400 £450 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 - £275
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
7569 6667 5841
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 14.08% 13.03% 11.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 5035 4341 3826
Average daily rate £410 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 144 124 122
Average hourly rate £38.00 £37.80 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.52% +0.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.19 £30.00 £23.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.20 £51.00 £55.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.80 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+5.82% +3.56%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PowerBuilder across the England region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015.

PowerBuilder Daily Rate Histogram 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 2 September 2015. 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
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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 -2 9 £400 -11.11%
PowerBuilder
UK

PowerBuilder
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 22 (81.48%) SQL
2 13 (48.15%) Java
3 10 (37.04%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (37.04%) SQL Server
4 9 (33.33%) T-SQL
4 9 (33.33%) VBA
4 9 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 9 (33.33%) Software Testing
4 9 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 9 (33.33%) OpenText
5 8 (29.63%) Finance
5 8 (29.63%) Continuous Improvement
6 7 (25.93%) Integration Testing
6 7 (25.93%) ISTQB
6 7 (25.93%) ISEB
7 6 (22.22%) SAP
7 6 (22.22%) LiveLink
8 5 (18.52%) Test Automation
8 5 (18.52%) User Acceptance Testing
8 5 (18.52%) TIBCO
8 5 (18.52%) HP
9 4 (14.81%) Oracle
9 4 (14.81%) HP Quality Center
9 4 (14.81%) Wi-Fi
10 3 (11.11%) System Testing
10 3 (11.11%) MS Excel
11 2 (7.41%) MS Office
11 2 (7.41%) .NET
11 2 (7.41%) PL/SQL
11 2 (7.41%) MS Visio

PowerBuilder
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 6 (22.22%) LiveLink
Applications
1 3 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 2 (7.41%) MS Visio
2 2 (7.41%) MS Office
3 1 (3.70%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (7.41%) SAP FI
1 2 (7.41%) SAP FI/CO
1 2 (7.41%) SAP CO
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.81%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (37.04%) SQL Server
2 9 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.70%) Informix
3 1 (3.70%) SQL Navigator
General
1 8 (29.63%) Finance
2 2 (7.41%) Marketing
3 1 (3.70%) Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (48.15%) Developer
1 13 (48.15%) PowerBuilder Developer
2 7 (25.93%) Analyst
2 7 (25.93%) Test Analyst
3 2 (7.41%) Senior Developer
3 2 (7.41%) Software Tester
3 2 (7.41%) Tester
4 1 (3.70%) SAP Consultant
4 1 (3.70%) Applications Support
4 1 (3.70%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (3.70%) Consultant
4 1 (3.70%) Systems Test Analyst
4 1 (3.70%) Training Consultant
4 1 (3.70%) Training Manager
4 1 (3.70%) Integration Test Analyst
4 1 (3.70%) SAP Manager
4 1 (3.70%) Integration Analyst
4 1 (3.70%) Cutover Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.41%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (37.04%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.70%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.70%) UNIX
1 1 (3.70%) AIX
1 1 (3.70%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (33.33%) Software Testing
2 8 (29.63%) Continuous Improvement
3 7 (25.93%) Integration Testing
4 5 (18.52%) Test Automation
4 5 (18.52%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (11.11%) System Testing
6 2 (7.41%) MVC
7 1 (3.70%) Migration
7 1 (3.70%) ERP
7 1 (3.70%) Project Management
7 1 (3.70%) Change Management
7 1 (3.70%) Identity Management
7 1 (3.70%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 22 (81.48%) SQL
2 13 (48.15%) Java
3 9 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 9 (33.33%) VBA
4 2 (7.41%) PL/SQL
5 1 (3.70%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (25.93%) ISEB
1 7 (25.93%) ISTQB
Systems Management
1 4 (14.81%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 9 (33.33%) OpenText
2 6 (22.22%) SAP
3 5 (18.52%) HP
3 5 (18.52%) TIBCO
4 4 (14.81%) Oracle
5 1 (3.70%) Cyber-Ark
5 1 (3.70%) Dell
5 1 (3.70%) Cognos
5 1 (3.70%) IBM