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 1 October 2014 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sybase Database Administrator
Rank 555 546 574
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +28
Contract jobs requiring a Sybase DBA 25 16 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.048% 0.033% 0.013%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.053% 0.036% 0.014%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 12 4
Average daily rate
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£350 £500 £488
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.00% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £500 £431
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Sybase DBA
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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
47033 44604 49140
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 90.46% 92.69% 93.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 29411 27456 28065
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £235 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1867 1914 2465
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

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 1 October 2014.

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 1 October 2014. 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 +17 23 £350 -30.00% 2
Sybase DBA
UK

Sybase DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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 43 (100.00%) Sybase
2 37 (86.05%) SQL
3 34 (79.07%) Sybase ASE
4 30 (69.77%) Banking
5 29 (67.44%) Linux
6 28 (65.12%) Replication
7 26 (60.47%) Finance
8 25 (58.14%) Solaris
9 24 (55.81%) Red Hat
9 24 (55.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 23 (53.49%) Oracle
11 22 (51.16%) Performance Tuning
12 19 (44.19%) Investment Banking
13 18 (41.86%) RDBMS
13 18 (41.86%) Relational Database
14 14 (32.56%) Analytical Skills
15 13 (30.23%) Database Tuning
16 12 (27.91%) Perl
17 11 (25.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 11 (25.58%) Oracle Database
18 10 (23.26%) UNIX
19 9 (20.93%) DB2
19 9 (20.93%) SQL Server
19 9 (20.93%) Oracle Database 10g
20 8 (18.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
20 8 (18.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
20 8 (18.60%) SQL Server 2008
21 7 (16.28%) Enterprise Storage
21 7 (16.28%) CLARiiON
21 7 (16.28%) Symmetrix

Sybase DBA
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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.

Business Applications
1 3 (6.98%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.98%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (79.07%) Sybase ASE
2 18 (41.86%) RDBMS
2 18 (41.86%) Relational Database
3 11 (25.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 11 (25.58%) Oracle Database
4 9 (20.93%) DB2
4 9 (20.93%) SQL Server
4 9 (20.93%) Oracle Database 10g
5 8 (18.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 8 (18.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 8 (18.60%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (11.63%) NoSQL
6 5 (11.63%) Big Data
6 5 (11.63%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (9.30%) Oracle Database 11g
7 4 (9.30%) Sybase IQ
8 3 (6.98%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 3 (6.98%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (4.65%) Hadoop
9 2 (4.65%) MongoDB
General
1 30 (69.77%) Banking
2 26 (60.47%) Finance
3 19 (44.19%) Investment Banking
4 7 (16.28%) Financial Institution
5 4 (9.30%) Retail
6 1 (2.33%) Telecoms
6 1 (2.33%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 28 (65.12%) Replication
2 14 (32.56%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (16.28%) Enterprise Storage
3 7 (16.28%) CLARiiON
3 7 (16.28%) Symmetrix
3 7 (16.28%) Clustering
4 5 (11.63%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 29 (67.44%) Linux
2 25 (58.14%) Solaris
3 24 (55.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 10 (23.26%) UNIX
5 3 (6.98%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (51.16%) Performance Tuning
2 13 (30.23%) Database Tuning
3 4 (9.30%) Capacity Management
3 4 (9.30%) Mentoring
3 4 (9.30%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (6.98%) Change Management
4 3 (6.98%) Migration
4 3 (6.98%) ITIL
4 3 (6.98%) Performance Analysis
5 2 (4.65%) High Availability
6 1 (2.33%) Configuration Management
6 1 (2.33%) Data Modelling
6 1 (2.33%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (2.33%) Database Security
6 1 (2.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 37 (86.05%) SQL
2 12 (27.91%) Perl
3 3 (6.98%) T-SQL
3 3 (6.98%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (6.98%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.65%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (2.33%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (9.30%) Oracle RAC
1 4 (9.30%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 4 (9.30%) Data Guard
1 4 (9.30%) BMC PATROL
2 3 (6.98%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 3 (6.98%) SCOM
3 1 (2.33%) Foglight
3 1 (2.33%) Legato
Vendors
1 43 (100.00%) Sybase
2 24 (55.81%) Red Hat
3 23 (53.49%) Oracle
4 7 (16.28%) Sun
4 7 (16.28%) IBM
4 7 (16.28%) EMC
5 5 (11.63%) Murex
6 3 (6.98%) Remedy
6 3 (6.98%) Microsoft
6 3 (6.98%) BMC
6 3 (6.98%) Veritas