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 27 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.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sybase PowerBuilder
Rank 554 543 500
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -43
Contract jobs citing PowerBuilder 18 20 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.037% 0.042% 0.036%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.28% 0.34% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 9 5
Average daily rate
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£398 £375 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.00% -11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £343 £269
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £560 £570
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £345 £600
% change year-on-year
+23.18% -42.50%
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
6327 5839 4788
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 13.01% 12.35% 11.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 4112 3798 3090
Average daily rate £400 £375 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -3.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 117 101 138
Average hourly rate £37.50 £37.80 £37.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.79% +2.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £26.60 £22.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.90 £50.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £37.80 £37.00
% change year-on-year
-0.79% +2.16%

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 27 March 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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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 13 £395 +5.33%
South East -29 2 £350 -6.66%
East of England - 2 £425 -
Yorkshire - - - -
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PowerBuilder
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 18 (66.67%) SQL
2 14 (51.85%) Finance
3 11 (40.74%) Oracle
4 8 (29.63%) SQL Server
5 6 (22.22%) SQL Navigator
5 6 (22.22%) Java
6 5 (18.52%) T-SQL
6 5 (18.52%) VBA
6 5 (18.52%) Microsoft
6 5 (18.52%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (18.52%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (18.52%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (14.81%) Sybase
7 4 (14.81%) .NET
8 3 (11.11%) Project Management
8 3 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (11.11%) Oracle Cash Management
9 2 (7.41%) Software Testing
9 2 (7.41%) Wi-Fi
9 2 (7.41%) Scrum
9 2 (7.41%) Visual Studio
9 2 (7.41%) MS Excel
9 2 (7.41%) J2EE
9 2 (7.41%) PL/SQL
9 2 (7.41%) C#
9 2 (7.41%) Web Services
10 1 (3.70%) XML
10 1 (3.70%) XSLT
10 1 (3.70%) ITIL
10 1 (3.70%) UNIX

PowerBuilder
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 1 (3.70%) ColdFusion
1 1 (3.70%) LiveLink
Applications
1 2 (7.41%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.70%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (11.11%) Oracle Cash Management
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.41%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (29.63%) SQL Server
2 6 (22.22%) SQL Navigator
3 5 (18.52%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database
4 1 (3.70%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.70%) RDBMS
4 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (3.70%) Sybase ASE
4 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Visual Studio
General
1 14 (51.85%) Finance
2 1 (3.70%) Banking
2 1 (3.70%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 21 (77.78%) Developer
1 21 (77.78%) PowerBuilder Developer
2 2 (7.41%) Analyst
2 2 (7.41%) Test Analyst
3 1 (3.70%) Systems Analyst
3 1 (3.70%) Consultant
3 1 (3.70%) Senior Developer
3 1 (3.70%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (3.70%) Systems Test Analyst
3 1 (3.70%) Software Test Analyst
3 1 (3.70%) Front-End Developer
3 1 (3.70%) Agile Test Analyst
3 1 (3.70%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (14.81%) .NET
2 2 (7.41%) J2EE
2 2 (7.41%) Web Services
3 1 (3.70%) XML
3 1 (3.70%) XSLT
3 1 (3.70%) WinForms
3 1 (3.70%) SOAP
3 1 (3.70%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (18.52%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.70%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.70%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.70%) UNIX
1 1 (3.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (18.52%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (11.11%) Project Management
2 3 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (7.41%) Scrum
3 2 (7.41%) Software Testing
4 1 (3.70%) Wealth Management
4 1 (3.70%) Problem Management
4 1 (3.70%) Data Migration
4 1 (3.70%) Test Automation
4 1 (3.70%) Fund Accounting
4 1 (3.70%) Capacity Management
4 1 (3.70%) Web Application Development
4 1 (3.70%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (3.70%) Test Planning
4 1 (3.70%) Change Management
4 1 (3.70%) Identity Management
4 1 (3.70%) MVC
4 1 (3.70%) Migration
4 1 (3.70%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (3.70%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 18 (66.67%) SQL
2 6 (22.22%) Java
3 5 (18.52%) T-SQL
3 5 (18.52%) VBA
4 2 (7.41%) PL/SQL
4 2 (7.41%) C#
5 1 (3.70%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (3.70%) ISEB
1 1 (3.70%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 11 (40.74%) Oracle
2 5 (18.52%) Microsoft
3 4 (14.81%) Sybase
4 1 (3.70%) Business Objects
4 1 (3.70%) IBM
4 1 (3.70%) Dell
4 1 (3.70%) OpenText
4 1 (3.70%) Cyber-Ark