The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Sybase products and/or services 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 over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the England region.

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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within Sybase, Inc.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sybase
Rank 289 249 235
Rank change year-on-year
-40 -14
Contract jobs citing Sybase 340 295 437
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.66% 0.68% 0.78%
As % of the Vendors category 1.45% 1.47% 1.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 234 203 319
Average daily rate £543 £515 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.33% -6.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £368 £388 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £600 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £425
% change year-on-year
- -11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Average hourly rate - £52.25 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +318.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £22.00 -
Vendors Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
23526 20102 25414
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.83% 46.65% 45.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 13507 11052 13355
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1049 1107 1255
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £40.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.90 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -5.50%
Sybase
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Sybase
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Sybase across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Sybase Jobs Demand Trend in England

Sybase
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Sybase Daily Rate Trend in England

Sybase
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Sybase across the England region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Sybase Daily Rate Histogram in England

Sybase
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Sybase Hourly Rate Trend in England

Sybase
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 within the England region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
London -25 287 £550 +5.76% 35
North West 0 17 £375 +7.14% 5
East of England - 13 £375 - 4
South East -13 9 £450 -2.75% 4
West Midlands - 7 £450 - 2
South West - 4 £338 - 1
East Midlands - - - -
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Sybase
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Sybase 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 Sybase.

1 356 (53.86%) SQL
2 345 (52.19%) Java
3 329 (49.77%) Oracle
4 287 (43.42%) Banking
5 284 (42.97%) UNIX
6 269 (40.70%) Finance
7 211 (31.92%) SQL Server
8 191 (28.90%) Linux
9 181 (27.38%) Investment Banking
10 162 (24.51%) Perl
11 145 (21.94%) Windows
12 125 (18.91%) C#
13 109 (16.49%) Solaris
13 109 (16.49%) Multithreading
14 101 (15.28%) Spring
15 100 (15.13%) Relational Database
16 98 (14.83%) Front Office
17 96 (14.52%) C++
18 94 (14.22%) Derivative
19 87 (13.16%) XML
20 85 (12.86%) TDD
21 78 (11.80%) .NET
22 77 (11.65%) Shell Script
23 76 (11.50%) Agile Software Development
24 72 (10.89%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
25 68 (10.29%) DB2
26 65 (9.83%) Fixed Income
27 64 (9.68%) OO
28 63 (9.53%) Equities
29 62 (9.38%) Performance Tuning

Sybase
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Sybase 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 Sybase. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 48 (7.26%) Tomcat
2 41 (6.20%) WebLogic
3 37 (5.60%) WebSphere
4 21 (3.18%) Apache
5 16 (2.42%) Oracle Coherence
5 16 (2.42%) TIBCO EMS
6 10 (1.51%) MQSeries
7 8 (1.21%) Oracle Workflow
7 8 (1.21%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 8 (1.21%) IIS
8 3 (0.45%) Apache Pig
8 3 (0.45%) SharePoint
8 3 (0.45%) FileNet
9 2 (0.30%) CMS
9 2 (0.30%) MTS
9 2 (0.30%) SAS
9 2 (0.30%) SharePoint 2013
9 2 (0.30%) Confluence
9 2 (0.30%) SharePoint 2010
9 2 (0.30%) GlassFish
Applications
1 30 (4.54%) MS Excel
2 14 (2.12%) MS Office
3 1 (0.15%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.15%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.15%) Maya
Business Applications
1 8 (1.21%) RMDS
2 7 (1.06%) Global One
3 5 (0.76%) Remedy ITSM
3 5 (0.76%) Oracle BPM
3 5 (0.76%) Tridion
4 4 (0.61%) Endur
5 2 (0.30%) SAP CRM
5 2 (0.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (0.30%) IntelliMatch
6 1 (0.15%) SAP ERP
6 1 (0.15%) AWD
6 1 (0.15%) Oracle BRM
6 1 (0.15%) Oracle Retail
6 1 (0.15%) Oracle 11i
6 1 (0.15%) Murex MxG2000
6 1 (0.15%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.15%) Front Arena
6 1 (0.15%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.15%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.15%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (0.15%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 35 (5.30%) SAN
2 25 (3.78%) LDAP
2 25 (3.78%) TCP/IP
3 21 (3.18%) LAN
3 21 (3.18%) WAN
4 18 (2.72%) HTTP
5 14 (2.12%) NAS
6 13 (1.97%) Internet
7 11 (1.66%) Multicast
7 11 (1.66%) Firewall
8 10 (1.51%) DHCP
9 8 (1.21%) DNS
9 8 (1.21%) FCoE
9 8 (1.21%) Fibre Channel
10 2 (0.30%) SSL
10 2 (0.30%) AMQP
11 1 (0.15%) SIGTRAN
11 1 (0.15%) Cisco IOS
11 1 (0.15%) Cisco PIX
11 1 (0.15%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 211 (31.92%) SQL Server
2 100 (15.13%) Relational Database
3 68 (10.29%) DB2
4 61 (9.23%) RDBMS
5 33 (4.99%) Oracle Database
6 32 (4.84%) Data Warehouse
6 32 (4.84%) Sybase ASE
7 20 (3.03%) Oracle Database 11g
7 20 (3.03%) MySQL
8 17 (2.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 16 (2.42%) Oracle Database 10g
9 16 (2.42%) SQL Server 2008
10 15 (2.27%) Sybase IQ
10 15 (2.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 14 (2.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 14 (2.12%) KDB
12 13 (1.97%) Hadoop
12 13 (1.97%) Crystal Reports
13 10 (1.51%) SAP BW
14 8 (1.21%) JasperReports
Development Applications
1 56 (8.47%) Subversion
2 48 (7.26%) JUnit
3 33 (4.99%) Eclipse
4 30 (4.54%) Maven
5 27 (4.08%) JIRA
6 25 (3.78%) Team Foundation Server
7 21 (3.18%) Mockito
8 15 (2.27%) Jenkins
9 14 (2.12%) ClearCase
10 11 (1.66%) Ant
11 10 (1.51%) TeamCity
12 9 (1.36%) jMock
13 8 (1.21%) Hudson
13 8 (1.21%) Git (software)
14 7 (1.06%) FitNesse
14 7 (1.06%) EasyMock
14 7 (1.06%) IntelliJ
15 6 (0.91%) NWDI
16 5 (0.76%) DbUnit
17 4 (0.61%) NUnit
General
1 287 (43.42%) Banking
2 269 (40.70%) Finance
3 181 (27.38%) Investment Banking
4 98 (14.83%) Front Office
5 21 (3.18%) Back Office
6 16 (2.42%) Retail
7 14 (2.12%) Financial Institution
8 12 (1.82%) Advertising
9 9 (1.36%) Retail Banking
10 7 (1.06%) Telecoms
11 4 (0.61%) Corporate Banking
11 4 (0.61%) Private Banking
12 3 (0.45%) Marketing
12 3 (0.45%) Legal
13 2 (0.30%) General Ledger
14 1 (0.15%) German Language
14 1 (0.15%) Pharmaceutical
14 1 (0.15%) Wholesale Banking
14 1 (0.15%) Billing
14 1 (0.15%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 352 (53.25%) Developer
2 155 (23.45%) Java Developer
3 87 (13.16%) Analyst
4 46 (6.96%) Architect
5 43 (6.51%) Senior Developer
6 42 (6.35%) DBA
7 36 (5.45%) Support Analyst
8 30 (4.54%) C++ Developer
8 30 (4.54%) C# Developer
9 27 (4.08%) Sybase Developer
10 26 (3.93%) Applications Support
11 25 (3.78%) Senior Java Developer
12 23 (3.48%) Administrator
12 23 (3.48%) Consultant
13 21 (3.18%) Project Manager
13 21 (3.18%) .NET Developer
14 19 (2.87%) Sybase DBA
15 16 (2.42%) SQL DBA
15 16 (2.42%) SQL Developer
16 14 (2.12%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 101 (15.28%) Spring
2 87 (13.16%) XML
3 78 (11.80%) .NET
4 54 (8.17%) HTML
5 50 (7.56%) Hibernate
6 49 (7.41%) J2EE
7 48 (7.26%) Web Services
8 45 (6.81%) WPF
9 40 (6.05%) XSLT
10 39 (5.90%) Middleware
11 38 (5.75%) JMS
12 36 (5.45%) JSP
13 28 (4.24%) Struts
14 22 (3.33%) Rendezvous
15 20 (3.03%) CGI
15 20 (3.03%) Servlets
16 19 (2.87%) CSS
17 18 (2.72%) WinForms
17 18 (2.72%) STL
18 17 (2.57%) Murex MxML
Miscellaneous
1 94 (14.22%) Derivative
2 72 (10.89%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 65 (9.83%) Fixed Income
4 63 (9.53%) Equities
5 41 (6.20%) Credit Risk
5 41 (6.20%) Clustering
6 30 (4.54%) Replication
7 23 (3.48%) Equity Derivative
8 21 (3.18%) Computer Science
9 16 (2.42%) Hedge funds
10 15 (2.27%) Mathematics
10 15 (2.27%) Credit Derivative
11 11 (1.66%) Inversion of Control
12 10 (1.51%) Market Risk
13 7 (1.06%) Reference Data
13 7 (1.06%) N-Tier
13 7 (1.06%) Web 2.0
14 6 (0.91%) Grid Computing
14 6 (0.91%) SWIFT
15 5 (0.76%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 284 (42.97%) UNIX
2 191 (28.90%) Linux
3 145 (21.94%) Windows
4 109 (16.49%) Solaris
5 24 (3.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 16 (2.42%) Windows 7
7 10 (1.51%) Windows XP
7 10 (1.51%) AIX
8 9 (1.36%) Oracle Linux
9 4 (0.61%) Windows Phone
9 4 (0.61%) Apple iOS
9 4 (0.61%) Android
10 3 (0.45%) BlackBerry OS
10 3 (0.45%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (0.45%) SUSE
11 2 (0.30%) Windows NT
11 2 (0.30%) HPUX
11 2 (0.30%) Windows Server 2008
12 1 (0.15%) OpenSolaris
12 1 (0.15%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 109 (16.49%) Multithreading
2 85 (12.86%) TDD
3 76 (11.50%) Agile Software Development
4 64 (9.68%) OO
5 62 (9.38%) Performance Tuning
6 45 (6.81%) Data Modelling
7 42 (6.35%) Low Latency
8 38 (5.75%) Migration
9 36 (5.45%) ITIL
9 36 (5.45%) Unit Testing
10 34 (5.14%) User Acceptance Testing
11 33 (4.99%) Continuous Integration
12 32 (4.84%) Analytics
13 26 (3.93%) Workflow
14 24 (3.63%) Configuration Management
15 23 (3.48%) ETL
16 22 (3.33%) Scrum
16 22 (3.33%) OOD
16 22 (3.33%) Business Intelligence
16 22 (3.33%) UML
Programming Languages
1 356 (53.86%) SQL
2 345 (52.19%) Java
3 162 (24.51%) Perl
4 125 (18.91%) C#
5 96 (14.52%) C++
6 77 (11.65%) Shell Script
7 55 (8.32%) T-SQL
8 46 (6.96%) JavaScript
9 39 (5.90%) Python
10 30 (4.54%) PL/SQL
11 28 (4.24%) VB
12 27 (4.08%) C
13 15 (2.27%) VB.NET
14 14 (2.12%) VBA
15 13 (1.97%) PowerShell
15 13 (1.97%) PHP
16 12 (1.82%) Bash Shell
17 11 (1.66%) Korn
18 10 (1.51%) Ruby
19 9 (1.36%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 58 (8.77%) Degree
2 15 (2.27%) ITIL Certification
3 5 (0.76%) Six Sigma Black Belt
3 5 (0.76%) ISEB
4 3 (0.45%) Security Cleared
5 2 (0.30%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (0.30%) PMP
5 2 (0.30%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.15%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.15%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.15%) Brainbench
6 1 (0.15%) CCNA
6 1 (0.15%) Sun Certification
6 1 (0.15%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.15%) ISEB Practitioner
6 1 (0.15%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (4.84%) QA
2 5 (0.76%) Data Quality
2 5 (0.76%) SLA
3 3 (0.45%) Basel III
3 3 (0.45%) CRD IV
3 3 (0.45%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.30%) Dodd-Frank
4 2 (0.30%) EMIR
5 1 (0.15%) Solvency II
5 1 (0.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 16 (2.42%) Oracle RAC
1 16 (2.42%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 15 (2.27%) Veritas File System
3 11 (1.66%) Active Directory
4 8 (1.21%) Cronacle
4 8 (1.21%) NFS
4 8 (1.21%) SRDF
5 6 (0.91%) Oracle RMAN
5 6 (0.91%) VMware Infrastructure
6 5 (0.76%) VMware ESX
7 2 (0.30%) vSphere
8 1 (0.15%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 1 (0.15%) OpenSSH
8 1 (0.15%) qmail
8 1 (0.15%) Sendmail
8 1 (0.15%) KVM
8 1 (0.15%) Squid
8 1 (0.15%) Xen
8 1 (0.15%) Snort
Systems Management
1 16 (2.42%) Control-M
2 10 (1.51%) BladeLogic
3 8 (1.21%) HP Quality Center
4 7 (1.06%) Veritas Storage Foundation
4 7 (1.06%) SAP Afaria
4 7 (1.06%) BMC PATROL
5 6 (0.91%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 6 (0.91%) Data Guard
6 5 (0.76%) SCOM
7 3 (0.45%) Puppet
8 2 (0.30%) Foglight
8 2 (0.30%) Legato
8 2 (0.30%) Tivoli
9 1 (0.15%) ITRS Geneos
9 1 (0.15%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 1 (0.15%) Nessus
Vendors
1 329 (49.77%) Oracle
2 53 (8.02%) Microsoft
3 46 (6.96%) TIBCO
4 43 (6.51%) Sun
5 36 (5.45%) JBoss
6 31 (4.69%) SAP
7 27 (4.08%) IBM
8 26 (3.93%) Business Objects
9 25 (3.78%) Murex
10 24 (3.63%) Veritas
11 22 (3.33%) Red Hat
12 20 (3.03%) Reuters
13 19 (2.87%) EMC
14 18 (2.72%) 29West
15 17 (2.57%) Actimize
16 15 (2.27%) Remedy
16 15 (2.27%) HP
16 15 (2.27%) ION Trading
17 13 (1.97%) Bloomberg
17 13 (1.97%) Intel
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