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 5 February 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sybase PowerBuilder
Rank 574 569 558
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -11
Contract jobs citing PowerBuilder 6 11 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.013% 0.024% 0.029%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.085% 0.18% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 6
Average daily rate £400 £419 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.47% -6.94%
UK excluding London average daily rate £331 £400 £253
% change year-on-year
-17.18% +58.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
PowerBuilder
UK

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
7040 6274 5318
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 14.92% 13.61% 12.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 4761 4295 3425
Average daily rate £425 £400 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £530 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 189 113 118
Average hourly rate £41.50 £36.00 £37.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.27% -2.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £24.55 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.76 £47.40 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.65 £37.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+12.56% +2.77%

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 5 February 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 -9 4 £400 -20.00%
West Midlands - 2 £375 - 1
PowerBuilder
UK

PowerBuilder
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 February 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 8 (72.73%) SQL
2 5 (45.45%) TIBCO
2 5 (45.45%) SAP FI
2 5 (45.45%) OpenText
2 5 (45.45%) SAP FI/CO
2 5 (45.45%) Java
2 5 (45.45%) SAP
2 5 (45.45%) HP
2 5 (45.45%) SAP CO
2 5 (45.45%) Software Testing
2 5 (45.45%) Integration Testing
2 5 (45.45%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (45.45%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (36.36%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (36.36%) User Acceptance Testing
3 4 (36.36%) ISTQB
3 4 (36.36%) Finance
3 4 (36.36%) ISEB
3 4 (36.36%) LiveLink
4 3 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (27.27%) Banking
5 2 (18.18%) Investment Management
5 2 (18.18%) Financial Modelling
5 2 (18.18%) PowerPivot
5 2 (18.18%) Power BI
5 2 (18.18%) Oracle
5 2 (18.18%) SharePoint
5 2 (18.18%) Project Management
6 1 (9.09%) OpenLink
6 1 (9.09%) SQL Server

PowerBuilder
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 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 4 (36.36%) LiveLink
2 2 (18.18%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 5 (45.45%) SAP CO
1 5 (45.45%) SAP FI
1 5 (45.45%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (9.09%) Misys Opics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) Power BI
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 4 (36.36%) Finance
2 3 (27.27%) Banking
3 1 (9.09%) Billing
3 1 (9.09%) International Banking
3 1 (9.09%) Investment Banking
3 1 (9.09%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) Analyst
2 5 (45.45%) Test Analyst
3 4 (36.36%) Developer
3 4 (36.36%) Integration Analyst
3 4 (36.36%) Integration Test Analyst
4 3 (27.27%) PowerBuilder Developer
5 2 (18.18%) Business Analyst
5 2 (18.18%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 2 (18.18%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
5 2 (18.18%) QC Analyst
5 2 (18.18%) SAP Analyst
5 2 (18.18%) SAP Test Analyst
5 2 (18.18%) SharePoint Analyst
5 2 (18.18%) SharePoint Business Analyst
6 1 (9.09%) Applications Developer
6 1 (9.09%) Applications Support
6 1 (9.09%) Consultant
6 1 (9.09%) PowerBuilder Consultant
6 1 (9.09%) Service Analyst
6 1 (9.09%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Unix
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
1 1 (9.09%) Windows 7
1 1 (9.09%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Integration Testing
1 5 (45.45%) Software Testing
2 4 (36.36%) Continuous Improvement
2 4 (36.36%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (18.18%) Financial Modelling
4 2 (18.18%) Investment Management
4 2 (18.18%) Project Management
5 1 (9.09%) ITIL
5 1 (9.09%) OO
5 1 (9.09%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 8 (72.73%) SQL
2 5 (45.45%) Java
3 1 (9.09%) PL/SQL
3 1 (9.09%) Shell Script
3 1 (9.09%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) ISEB
1 4 (36.36%) ISTQB
Systems Management
1 5 (45.45%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) HP
1 5 (45.45%) OpenText
1 5 (45.45%) SAP
1 5 (45.45%) TIBCO
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle
3 1 (9.09%) Brady
3 1 (9.09%) Infor
3 1 (9.09%) Misys
3 1 (9.09%) OpenLink
3 1 (9.09%) Sun
3 1 (9.09%) Trayport