The table below looks at the statistics for the Sybase DBA role in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sybase DBA in their job title over the 3 months to 9 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sybase Database Administrator
Rank 587 574 563
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -11
Contract jobs requiring a Sybase DBA 21 4 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.044% 0.009% 0.013%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.047% 0.009% 0.014%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 3 3
Average daily rate £500 £360 £750
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.88% -52.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £360 £510
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £492 £790
UK excluding London average daily rate - - £750
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Sybase DBA
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the England region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
44644 44373 42617
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.55% 94.47% 94.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 29144 28029 25758
Average daily rate £420 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1596 1785 1902
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.96 £11.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Sybase DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Sybase DBA in the job title across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Sybase DBA Jobs Demand Trend in England

Sybase DBA
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Sybase DBA Daily Rate Trend in England

Sybase DBA
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Sybase DBA across the England region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

Sybase DBA Daily Rate Histogram in England

Sybase DBA
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Sybase DBA Hourly Rate Trend in England

Sybase DBA
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 Sybase DBA within the England region over the 3 months to 9 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 +22 21 £500 +38.88% 2
Sybase DBA
UK

Sybase DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Sybase DBA in their job title 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 with Sybase DBA in their job title.

1 74 (100.00%) Sybase
2 62 (83.78%) Replication
2 62 (83.78%) Oracle
3 61 (82.43%) Linux
4 52 (70.27%) Sybase ASE
5 51 (68.92%) Oracle Database
6 49 (66.22%) Oracle Database 11g
6 49 (66.22%) Oracle RMAN
7 46 (62.16%) Red Hat
8 45 (60.81%) Shell Script
9 44 (59.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 44 (59.46%) Data Guard
10 41 (55.41%) SQL Server
11 38 (51.35%) Finance
12 36 (48.65%) Oracle RAC
13 35 (47.30%) SAP
14 32 (43.24%) Disaster Recovery
15 31 (41.89%) Client/Server
16 30 (40.54%) SQL
16 30 (40.54%) Service Management
16 30 (40.54%) Incident Management
17 27 (36.49%) Clustering
17 27 (36.49%) Banking
18 26 (35.14%) Change Management
19 22 (29.73%) Oracle Reports
20 20 (27.03%) SQL Server 2008
21 19 (25.68%) SQL Server 2005
21 19 (25.68%) Performance Tuning
21 19 (25.68%) Microsoft
21 19 (25.68%) Solaris

Sybase DBA
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Sybase DBA in their job title 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 with Sybase DBA in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 3 (4.05%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.35%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 9 (12.16%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (13.51%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (70.27%) Sybase ASE
2 51 (68.92%) Oracle Database
3 49 (66.22%) Oracle Database 11g
4 41 (55.41%) SQL Server
5 22 (29.73%) Oracle Reports
6 20 (27.03%) SQL Server 2008
7 19 (25.68%) SQL Server 2005
8 18 (24.32%) MySQL
9 12 (16.22%) SQL Server 2012
10 8 (10.81%) Oracle Database 10g
10 8 (10.81%) Oracle9i Database
11 6 (8.11%) MongoDB
12 3 (4.05%) Oracle Database 12c
12 3 (4.05%) RDBMS
12 3 (4.05%) Relational Database
12 3 (4.05%) SQL Server 2014
13 2 (2.70%) BusinessObjects
13 2 (2.70%) Data Mining
13 2 (2.70%) Data Warehouse
13 2 (2.70%) NoSQL
General
1 38 (51.35%) Finance
2 27 (36.49%) Banking
3 8 (10.81%) Investment Banking
4 3 (4.05%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (13.51%) Middleware
2 3 (4.05%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 62 (83.78%) Replication
2 31 (41.89%) Client/Server
3 27 (36.49%) Clustering
4 9 (12.16%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 61 (82.43%) Linux
2 44 (59.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 19 (25.68%) Solaris
4 16 (21.62%) Unix
4 16 (21.62%) Windows
5 8 (10.81%) AIX
6 7 (9.46%) Windows Server
6 7 (9.46%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (9.46%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (9.46%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (43.24%) Disaster Recovery
2 30 (40.54%) Incident Management
2 30 (40.54%) Service Management
3 26 (35.14%) Change Management
4 19 (25.68%) Performance Tuning
5 15 (20.27%) Line Management
5 15 (20.27%) Performance Monitoring
6 9 (12.16%) Security Management
7 8 (10.81%) Capacity Management
7 8 (10.81%) Information Security
7 8 (10.81%) ITIL
7 8 (10.81%) Performance Optimisation
8 7 (9.46%) Coaching
8 7 (9.46%) People Management
9 6 (8.11%) Performance Management
9 6 (8.11%) Time Management
10 4 (5.41%) Investment Management
10 4 (5.41%) Mentoring
11 3 (4.05%) Database Tuning
11 3 (4.05%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 45 (60.81%) Shell Script
2 30 (40.54%) SQL
3 10 (13.51%) PowerShell
4 5 (6.76%) Perl
5 4 (5.41%) C
6 2 (2.70%) C++
6 2 (2.70%) JavaScript
6 2 (2.70%) Korn
6 2 (2.70%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (2.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.70%) QA
System Software
1 36 (48.65%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 49 (66.22%) Oracle RMAN
2 44 (59.46%) Data Guard
3 8 (10.81%) Foglight
3 8 (10.81%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 7 (9.46%) SCOM
5 1 (1.35%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 74 (100.00%) Sybase
2 62 (83.78%) Oracle
3 46 (62.16%) Red Hat
4 35 (47.30%) SAP
5 19 (25.68%) Microsoft
6 8 (10.81%) Imperva
6 8 (10.81%) Veritas
7 2 (2.70%) Cognos
7 2 (2.70%) IBM
8 1 (1.35%) Murex