The table below looks at the statistics 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 30 September 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.

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
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sybase
Rank 312 221 247
Rank change year-on-year
-91 +26
Contract jobs citing Sybase 300 446 411
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.57% 0.92% 0.77%
As % of the Vendors category 1.25% 2.00% 1.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 235 300 279
Average daily rate
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£500 £500 £530
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £350 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £633 £600 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 0
Average hourly rate £42.50 £85.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £90.00 -
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UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Vendors Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
23959 22340 24687
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.41% 46.30% 46.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 13908 12910 12943
Average daily rate £398 £388 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.58% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
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 1126 1020 1287
Average hourly rate £19.00 £18.80 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.06% -1.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £18.50 £18.75
% change year-on-year
- -1.33%

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 30 September 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 30 September 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 -45 258 £500 - 46
North West -2 14 £358 - 3
East of England -13 9 £375 +17.18% 4
West Midlands -31 9 £393 -21.40% 1
East Midlands +9 4 £425 -
South East -23 4 £350 -12.50% 2
Yorkshire -7 2 - -
South West - - - -
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Sybase
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 September 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.

1 355 (54.70%) SQL
2 354 (54.55%) Oracle
3 281 (43.30%) Java
3 281 (43.30%) Banking
4 269 (41.45%) UNIX
5 257 (39.60%) Finance
6 229 (35.29%) Linux
7 213 (32.82%) SQL Server
8 159 (24.50%) Windows
9 158 (24.35%) Investment Banking
10 151 (23.27%) Relational Database
11 140 (21.57%) C#
12 113 (17.41%) Front Office
13 103 (15.87%) Perl
14 95 (14.64%) Agile Software Development
15 87 (13.41%) Solaris
16 85 (13.10%) Spring
17 81 (12.48%) Multithreading
18 79 (12.17%) C++
19 78 (12.02%) .NET
20 72 (11.09%) Sybase ASE
20 72 (11.09%) Performance Tuning
21 67 (10.32%) OO
21 67 (10.32%) RDBMS
21 67 (10.32%) TDD
21 67 (10.32%) Fixed Income
22 64 (9.86%) XML
22 64 (9.86%) DB2
23 60 (9.24%) Shell Script
24 59 (9.09%) Equities

Sybase
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 37 (5.70%) WebLogic
2 23 (3.54%) Tomcat
2 23 (3.54%) WebSphere
3 20 (3.08%) Oracle Coherence
4 16 (2.47%) Apache
5 11 (1.69%) TIBCO EMS
6 10 (1.54%) Confluence
7 9 (1.39%) Apache Pig
8 7 (1.08%) MQSeries
9 6 (0.92%) Elasticsearch
10 5 (0.77%) IIS
11 4 (0.62%) CICS
11 4 (0.62%) GlassFish
11 4 (0.62%) TPMS
12 3 (0.46%) Oracle HTTP Server
13 2 (0.31%) AquaLogic Service Bus
13 2 (0.31%) NetWeaver
13 2 (0.31%) WebSphere Application Server
13 2 (0.31%) MS Exchange
14 1 (0.15%) SAS
Applications
1 44 (6.78%) MS Excel
2 22 (3.39%) MS Office
3 2 (0.31%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.15%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.15%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 8 (1.23%) Murex MxG2000
2 5 (0.77%) BusinessWorks
2 5 (0.77%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.77%) Remedy ITSM
2 5 (0.77%) ION MarketView
3 4 (0.62%) RMDS
3 4 (0.62%) Kondor+
3 4 (0.62%) CODA-Financials
4 3 (0.46%) Summit
5 2 (0.31%) Endur
5 2 (0.31%) Bloomberg TOMS
6 1 (0.15%) IntelliMatch
6 1 (0.15%) SAP CRM
6 1 (0.15%) Maximo
6 1 (0.15%) Brady Trinity
6 1 (0.15%) Front Arena
6 1 (0.15%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 11 (1.69%) SaaS
2 8 (1.23%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 27 (4.16%) SAN
2 20 (3.08%) NAS
3 16 (2.47%) Internet
4 13 (2.00%) LDAP
5 12 (1.85%) LAN
5 12 (1.85%) WAN
6 11 (1.69%) Intranet
7 9 (1.39%) TCP/IP
8 4 (0.62%) DNS
8 4 (0.62%) VoIP
8 4 (0.62%) ATM
9 3 (0.46%) HTTP
9 3 (0.46%) Firewall
9 3 (0.46%) FCoE
9 3 (0.46%) Fibre Channel
9 3 (0.46%) Multicast
10 2 (0.31%) iSCSI
10 2 (0.31%) AMQP
11 1 (0.15%) IP Telephony
11 1 (0.15%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 213 (32.82%) SQL Server
2 151 (23.27%) Relational Database
3 72 (11.09%) Sybase ASE
4 67 (10.32%) RDBMS
5 64 (9.86%) DB2
6 49 (7.55%) Oracle Database
7 47 (7.24%) Data Warehouse
8 31 (4.78%) MySQL
9 27 (4.16%) NoSQL
10 24 (3.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 23 (3.54%) Hadoop
11 23 (3.54%) Big Data
12 22 (3.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 22 (3.39%) Oracle Database 10g
13 21 (3.24%) Crystal Reports
13 21 (3.24%) MongoDB
13 21 (3.24%) HBase
14 20 (3.08%) Oracle Database 11g
15 19 (2.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 17 (2.62%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 51 (7.86%) Subversion
2 25 (3.85%) Maven
3 21 (3.24%) JUnit
4 16 (2.47%) JIRA
5 14 (2.16%) Git (software)
5 14 (2.16%) Team Foundation Server
6 13 (2.00%) TeamCity
6 13 (2.00%) Eclipse
7 8 (1.23%) Ant
8 7 (1.08%) NUnit
9 6 (0.92%) jMock
9 6 (0.92%) Oracle Forms
10 5 (0.77%) Toad
10 5 (0.77%) ERwin
11 4 (0.62%) ClearCase
11 4 (0.62%) Visual Studio
11 4 (0.62%) Eclipse RCP
12 3 (0.46%) Mockito
12 3 (0.46%) Hudson
12 3 (0.46%) Rational Rose
General
1 281 (43.30%) Banking
2 257 (39.60%) Finance
3 158 (24.35%) Investment Banking
4 113 (17.41%) Front Office
5 21 (3.24%) Financial Institution
6 18 (2.77%) Back Office
7 16 (2.47%) Retail
8 9 (1.39%) Retail Banking
9 5 (0.77%) Private Banking
10 2 (0.31%) Marketing
10 2 (0.31%) French Language
10 2 (0.31%) Advertising
10 2 (0.31%) International Banking
11 1 (0.15%) Corporate Banking
11 1 (0.15%) Publishing
11 1 (0.15%) Legal
11 1 (0.15%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.15%) Telecoms
11 1 (0.15%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.15%) German Language
Job Titles
1 319 (49.15%) Developer
2 129 (19.88%) Java Developer
3 104 (16.02%) Analyst
4 76 (11.71%) DBA
5 69 (10.63%) Architect
6 52 (8.01%) Support Analyst
7 43 (6.63%) Sybase DBA
8 33 (5.08%) SQL DBA
9 31 (4.78%) Technical Architect
10 28 (4.31%) Senior Developer
10 28 (4.31%) Applications Support
11 27 (4.16%) C# Developer
12 26 (4.01%) SQL Developer
13 24 (3.70%) C++ Developer
14 23 (3.54%) Sybase Developer
14 23 (3.54%) Fidessa Developer
15 22 (3.39%) Consultant
16 19 (2.93%) .NET Developer
17 18 (2.77%) Applications Support Analyst
18 17 (2.62%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 85 (13.10%) Spring
2 78 (12.02%) .NET
3 64 (9.86%) XML
4 58 (8.94%) Hibernate
5 48 (7.40%) JMS
6 40 (6.16%) HTML
6 40 (6.16%) Middleware
7 34 (5.24%) Web Services
8 33 (5.08%) J2EE
8 33 (5.08%) WPF
9 22 (3.39%) Swing
10 21 (3.24%) Java EE
11 20 (3.08%) WinForms
12 19 (2.93%) XSLT
12 19 (2.93%) CSS
13 18 (2.77%) EJB
14 17 (2.62%) FIX Protocol
15 16 (2.47%) Rendezvous
16 12 (1.85%) JSON
16 12 (1.85%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 67 (10.32%) Fixed Income
2 59 (9.09%) Equities
3 58 (8.94%) Analytical Skills
4 50 (7.70%) Replication
5 42 (6.47%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 42 (6.47%) Derivative
6 34 (5.24%) Computer Science
6 34 (5.24%) Credit Risk
7 20 (3.08%) Clustering
8 19 (2.93%) Enterprise Storage
9 17 (2.62%) Market Risk
10 16 (2.47%) Mathematics
11 15 (2.31%) Hedge funds
11 15 (2.31%) Data Structures
12 12 (1.85%) Open Source
12 12 (1.85%) Reference Data
12 12 (1.85%) CLARiiON
12 12 (1.85%) Symmetrix
12 12 (1.85%) Management Information System
13 10 (1.54%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 269 (41.45%) UNIX
2 229 (35.29%) Linux
3 159 (24.50%) Windows
4 87 (13.41%) Solaris
5 55 (8.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 16 (2.47%) Windows Server 2008
7 13 (2.00%) AIX
8 8 (1.23%) Oracle Linux
9 7 (1.08%) Windows XP
10 4 (0.62%) Windows Vista
11 3 (0.46%) Windows 7
11 3 (0.46%) Windows Server 2003
12 2 (0.31%) HPUX
12 2 (0.31%) Apple iOS
12 2 (0.31%) Android
13 1 (0.15%) BlackBerry OS
13 1 (0.15%) Tru64
13 1 (0.15%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (14.64%) Agile Software Development
2 81 (12.48%) Multithreading
3 72 (11.09%) Performance Tuning
4 67 (10.32%) TDD
4 67 (10.32%) OO
5 56 (8.63%) Migration
6 53 (8.17%) Risk Management
7 52 (8.01%) Low Latency
8 49 (7.55%) ITIL
8 49 (7.55%) Data Modelling
9 34 (5.24%) ETL
9 34 (5.24%) UML
10 32 (4.93%) Analytics
11 31 (4.78%) Project Management
12 26 (4.01%) Electronic Trading
13 25 (3.85%) Mentoring
14 24 (3.70%) Investment Management
15 23 (3.54%) Disaster Recovery
15 23 (3.54%) E-Commerce
16 22 (3.39%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 355 (54.70%) SQL
2 281 (43.30%) Java
3 140 (21.57%) C#
4 103 (15.87%) Perl
5 79 (12.17%) C++
6 60 (9.24%) Shell Script
7 56 (8.63%) T-SQL
8 42 (6.47%) JavaScript
9 38 (5.86%) Python
10 32 (4.93%) VBA
11 24 (3.70%) VB
12 23 (3.54%) Tcl
13 21 (3.24%) C
13 21 (3.24%) PL/SQL
14 14 (2.16%) Korn
15 12 (1.85%) VB6
16 11 (1.69%) VB.NET
17 9 (1.39%) PowerShell
17 9 (1.39%) Bash Shell
18 6 (0.92%) R
Qualifications
1 52 (8.01%) Degree
2 9 (1.39%) Security Cleared
3 8 (1.23%) ITIL Certification
4 5 (0.77%) PMI Certification
4 5 (0.77%) DV Cleared
5 4 (0.62%) CISA
5 4 (0.62%) CISSP
6 3 (0.46%) PMP
6 3 (0.46%) SC Cleared
7 2 (0.31%) ISSAP
7 2 (0.31%) ISEB
7 2 (0.31%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (0.15%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (0.15%) MCSE
8 1 (0.15%) SAS Certification
8 1 (0.15%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.15%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.15%) Sun Certification
8 1 (0.15%) MCDST
8 1 (0.15%) RHCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (2.93%) QA
2 10 (1.54%) SLA
3 6 (0.92%) Data Quality
4 5 (0.77%) ISO 9001
5 4 (0.62%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 3 (0.46%) Basel III
7 2 (0.31%) EMIR
7 2 (0.31%) Dodd-Frank
8 1 (0.15%) CRD IV
8 1 (0.15%) PAS 55
System Software
1 24 (3.70%) Oracle RAC
2 10 (1.54%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (1.54%) Oracle RMAN
3 8 (1.23%) Platform Symphony
4 7 (1.08%) VMware ESX
5 6 (0.92%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 6 (0.92%) Apache Flume
6 4 (0.62%) Hyper-V
6 4 (0.62%) HDFS
7 3 (0.46%) RHEV
7 3 (0.46%) XenApp
7 3 (0.46%) NFS
7 3 (0.46%) Firmware
7 3 (0.46%) SRDF
8 2 (0.31%) Xen
8 2 (0.31%) KVM
8 2 (0.31%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
9 1 (0.15%) Active Directory
9 1 (0.15%) Veritas Volume Manager
9 1 (0.15%) Veritas File System
Systems Management
1 13 (2.00%) Data Guard
2 12 (1.85%) Control-M
3 8 (1.23%) BMC PATROL
3 8 (1.23%) ITRS Geneos
4 6 (0.92%) Ambari
4 6 (0.92%) Oozie
5 5 (0.77%) HP Quality Center
6 4 (0.62%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 3 (0.46%) Tivoli
7 3 (0.46%) SCOM
8 1 (0.15%) SAP Afaria
8 1 (0.15%) Legato
8 1 (0.15%) Nagios
8 1 (0.15%) Foglight
8 1 (0.15%) Veritas Storage Foundation
8 1 (0.15%) ServiceCenter
8 1 (0.15%) SCCM
Vendors
1 354 (54.55%) Oracle
2 51 (7.86%) Red Hat
3 49 (7.55%) Microsoft
4 44 (6.78%) TIBCO
5 40 (6.16%) Sun
6 32 (4.93%) Fidessa
7 29 (4.47%) Murex
7 29 (4.47%) IBM
8 27 (4.16%) Business Objects
9 20 (3.08%) JBoss
10 19 (2.93%) HP
10 19 (2.93%) EMC
10 19 (2.93%) VMware
11 18 (2.77%) DataSynapse
12 16 (2.47%) Informatica
12 16 (2.47%) Bloomberg
13 15 (2.31%) SAP
13 15 (2.31%) 29West
14 12 (1.85%) Perforce
14 12 (1.85%) NetApp
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