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 23 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
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sybase
Rank 315 223 249
Rank change year-on-year
-92 +26
Contract jobs citing Sybase 294 437 413
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.56% 0.91% 0.77%
As % of the Vendors category 1.23% 1.96% 1.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 223 295 278
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 £326 £350 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £635 £600 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £381 £400 £369
% change year-on-year
-4.68% +8.47%
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
23934 22343 24958
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.62% 46.39% 46.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 13814 12876 13105
Average daily rate £400 £388 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +0.64%
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 1101 1010 1277
Average hourly rate £19.00 £19.00 £19.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £19.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.63% +2.70%

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 23 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 23 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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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 -55 250 £500 - 44
North West +2 15 £358 - 6
East of England -20 10 £410 +28.12% 2
West Midlands -23 9 £393 -21.40% 3
East Midlands +6 4 £425 -
South East -9 4 £350 -17.64% 6
Yorkshire +3 2 - - 1
South West - - - -
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Sybase
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 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.

1 370 (56.49%) Oracle
2 358 (54.66%) SQL
3 286 (43.66%) Java
4 284 (43.36%) Banking
5 276 (42.14%) UNIX
6 257 (39.24%) Finance
7 239 (36.49%) Linux
8 218 (33.28%) SQL Server
9 173 (26.41%) Windows
10 162 (24.73%) Investment Banking
11 151 (23.05%) Relational Database
12 141 (21.53%) C#
13 114 (17.40%) Front Office
13 114 (17.40%) Perl
14 102 (15.57%) Agile Software Development
15 92 (14.05%) Solaris
16 89 (13.59%) Spring
17 86 (13.13%) Multithreading
18 84 (12.82%) C++
19 77 (11.76%) .NET
20 72 (10.99%) TDD
20 72 (10.99%) Performance Tuning
21 71 (10.84%) Sybase ASE
22 69 (10.53%) OO
23 68 (10.38%) Fixed Income
24 66 (10.08%) RDBMS
25 64 (9.77%) DB2
26 63 (9.62%) Shell Script
27 61 (9.31%) Hibernate
28 60 (9.16%) XML

Sybase
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 23 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 39 (5.95%) WebLogic
2 25 (3.82%) Tomcat
3 22 (3.36%) WebSphere
4 20 (3.05%) Oracle Coherence
5 12 (1.83%) TIBCO EMS
5 12 (1.83%) Apache
6 10 (1.53%) Confluence
7 9 (1.37%) Apache Pig
8 7 (1.07%) MQSeries
9 5 (0.76%) IIS
10 4 (0.61%) CICS
10 4 (0.61%) GlassFish
10 4 (0.61%) TPMS
11 3 (0.46%) Oracle HTTP Server
12 2 (0.31%) AquaLogic Service Bus
12 2 (0.31%) NetWeaver
12 2 (0.31%) WebSphere Application Server
12 2 (0.31%) MS Exchange
13 1 (0.15%) SAS
13 1 (0.15%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 44 (6.72%) MS Excel
2 22 (3.36%) MS Office
3 2 (0.31%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.15%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.15%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 7 (1.07%) Murex MxG2000
2 6 (0.92%) Remedy ITSM
3 5 (0.76%) ION MarketView
3 5 (0.76%) BusinessWorks
3 5 (0.76%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (0.61%) Kondor+
5 3 (0.46%) Summit
5 3 (0.46%) RMDS
6 2 (0.31%) Bloomberg TOMS
6 2 (0.31%) CODA-Financials
6 2 (0.31%) Endur
7 1 (0.15%) SAP CRM
7 1 (0.15%) Maximo
7 1 (0.15%) Brady Trinity
7 1 (0.15%) Front Arena
7 1 (0.15%) SAP ERP
7 1 (0.15%) IntelliMatch
Cloud Services
1 11 (1.68%) SaaS
2 8 (1.22%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 28 (4.27%) SAN
2 20 (3.05%) NAS
3 17 (2.60%) Internet
4 13 (1.98%) LDAP
5 12 (1.83%) LAN
5 12 (1.83%) WAN
5 12 (1.83%) TCP/IP
6 11 (1.68%) Intranet
7 4 (0.61%) DNS
7 4 (0.61%) VoIP
7 4 (0.61%) ATM
8 3 (0.46%) HTTP
8 3 (0.46%) AMQP
8 3 (0.46%) FCoE
8 3 (0.46%) Fibre Channel
8 3 (0.46%) Multicast
8 3 (0.46%) Firewall
9 2 (0.31%) iSCSI
10 1 (0.15%) IP Telephony
10 1 (0.15%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 218 (33.28%) SQL Server
2 151 (23.05%) Relational Database
3 71 (10.84%) Sybase ASE
4 66 (10.08%) RDBMS
5 64 (9.77%) DB2
6 50 (7.63%) Oracle Database
7 47 (7.18%) Data Warehouse
8 33 (5.04%) MySQL
9 28 (4.27%) NoSQL
10 24 (3.66%) Big Data
10 24 (3.66%) Oracle Database 10g
10 24 (3.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 23 (3.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 23 (3.51%) Hadoop
12 22 (3.36%) Crystal Reports
13 21 (3.21%) Oracle Database 11g
13 21 (3.21%) MongoDB
13 21 (3.21%) HBase
14 18 (2.75%) SQL Server 2008
14 18 (2.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 54 (8.24%) Subversion
2 26 (3.97%) Maven
3 24 (3.66%) JUnit
4 16 (2.44%) JIRA
4 16 (2.44%) Git (software)
5 15 (2.29%) Team Foundation Server
6 14 (2.14%) TeamCity
6 14 (2.14%) Eclipse
7 8 (1.22%) jMock
8 7 (1.07%) NUnit
8 7 (1.07%) Ant
9 6 (0.92%) Oracle Forms
10 5 (0.76%) Toad
10 5 (0.76%) ERwin
11 4 (0.61%) PowerDesigner
11 4 (0.61%) Mockito
11 4 (0.61%) Hudson
11 4 (0.61%) Eclipse RCP
12 3 (0.46%) IntelliJ
12 3 (0.46%) ClearCase
General
1 284 (43.36%) Banking
2 257 (39.24%) Finance
3 162 (24.73%) Investment Banking
4 114 (17.40%) Front Office
5 22 (3.36%) Financial Institution
6 17 (2.60%) Back Office
7 16 (2.44%) Retail
8 9 (1.37%) Retail Banking
9 5 (0.76%) Private Banking
10 3 (0.46%) Advertising
11 2 (0.31%) Marketing
11 2 (0.31%) French Language
11 2 (0.31%) International Banking
12 1 (0.15%) Corporate Banking
12 1 (0.15%) German Language
12 1 (0.15%) Italian Language
12 1 (0.15%) Billing
12 1 (0.15%) General Ledger
12 1 (0.15%) Publishing
12 1 (0.15%) Legal
Job Titles
1 323 (49.31%) Developer
2 132 (20.15%) Java Developer
3 103 (15.73%) Analyst
4 73 (11.15%) DBA
5 71 (10.84%) Architect
6 51 (7.79%) Support Analyst
7 42 (6.41%) Sybase DBA
8 32 (4.89%) Technical Architect
9 31 (4.73%) SQL DBA
10 28 (4.27%) Senior Developer
10 28 (4.27%) Applications Support
11 25 (3.82%) C++ Developer
11 25 (3.82%) SQL Developer
12 24 (3.66%) Sybase Developer
12 24 (3.66%) Fidessa Developer
12 24 (3.66%) C# Developer
13 23 (3.51%) Consultant
14 20 (3.05%) .NET Developer
15 18 (2.75%) Applications Support Analyst
16 17 (2.60%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 89 (13.59%) Spring
2 77 (11.76%) .NET
3 61 (9.31%) Hibernate
4 60 (9.16%) XML
5 47 (7.18%) JMS
6 43 (6.56%) Middleware
7 39 (5.95%) Web Services
8 35 (5.34%) J2EE
9 34 (5.19%) HTML
9 34 (5.19%) WPF
10 22 (3.36%) Java EE
11 21 (3.21%) WinForms
12 19 (2.90%) Swing
12 19 (2.90%) XSLT
13 18 (2.75%) Rendezvous
14 17 (2.60%) EJB
15 16 (2.44%) FIX Protocol
16 14 (2.14%) CSS
17 13 (1.98%) J2SE
18 12 (1.83%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 68 (10.38%) Fixed Income
2 58 (8.85%) Equities
3 54 (8.24%) Analytical Skills
4 46 (7.02%) Replication
5 44 (6.72%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 44 (6.72%) Derivative
6 36 (5.50%) Credit Risk
7 28 (4.27%) Computer Science
8 20 (3.05%) Clustering
9 19 (2.90%) Enterprise Storage
10 17 (2.60%) Market Risk
11 14 (2.14%) Mathematics
12 13 (1.98%) Open Source
12 13 (1.98%) Hedge funds
13 12 (1.83%) Enterprise Software
13 12 (1.83%) CLARiiON
13 12 (1.83%) Symmetrix
13 12 (1.83%) Management Information System
14 10 (1.53%) Client/Server
15 9 (1.37%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 276 (42.14%) UNIX
2 239 (36.49%) Linux
3 173 (26.41%) Windows
4 92 (14.05%) Solaris
5 57 (8.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 16 (2.44%) Windows Server 2008
7 13 (1.98%) AIX
8 10 (1.53%) Oracle Linux
9 9 (1.37%) Windows XP
10 4 (0.61%) Windows 7
10 4 (0.61%) Windows Vista
11 3 (0.46%) Windows Server 2003
12 2 (0.31%) HPUX
12 2 (0.31%) Android
12 2 (0.31%) Apple iOS
13 1 (0.15%) BlackBerry OS
13 1 (0.15%) Tru64
Processes & Methodologies
1 102 (15.57%) Agile Software Development
2 86 (13.13%) Multithreading
3 72 (10.99%) Performance Tuning
3 72 (10.99%) TDD
4 69 (10.53%) OO
5 51 (7.79%) ITIL
5 51 (7.79%) Data Modelling
6 49 (7.48%) Risk Management
6 49 (7.48%) Migration
6 49 (7.48%) Low Latency
7 38 (5.80%) UML
8 34 (5.19%) ETL
8 34 (5.19%) Analytics
9 30 (4.58%) Project Management
10 25 (3.82%) Investment Management
11 24 (3.66%) Electronic Trading
11 24 (3.66%) Mentoring
12 23 (3.51%) E-Commerce
13 22 (3.36%) Disaster Recovery
14 21 (3.21%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 358 (54.66%) SQL
2 286 (43.66%) Java
3 141 (21.53%) C#
4 114 (17.40%) Perl
5 84 (12.82%) C++
6 63 (9.62%) Shell Script
7 56 (8.55%) T-SQL
8 40 (6.11%) JavaScript
9 38 (5.80%) Python
10 33 (5.04%) VBA
11 26 (3.97%) C
12 24 (3.66%) VB
12 24 (3.66%) Tcl
13 21 (3.21%) PL/SQL
14 14 (2.14%) VB.NET
15 13 (1.98%) PowerShell
15 13 (1.98%) Korn
16 10 (1.53%) VB6
17 9 (1.37%) Bash Shell
18 6 (0.92%) R
Qualifications
1 51 (7.79%) Degree
2 8 (1.22%) ITIL Certification
2 8 (1.22%) Security Cleared
3 6 (0.92%) PMI Certification
4 5 (0.76%) DV Cleared
5 4 (0.61%) CISA
5 4 (0.61%) PMP
5 4 (0.61%) CISSP
6 3 (0.46%) ISEB
6 3 (0.46%) SC Cleared
7 2 (0.31%) ISSAP
7 2 (0.31%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (0.15%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (0.15%) MCDST
8 1 (0.15%) RHCA
8 1 (0.15%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (0.15%) MCSE
8 1 (0.15%) SAS Certification
8 1 (0.15%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.15%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (2.90%) QA
2 9 (1.37%) SLA
3 6 (0.92%) Data Quality
4 5 (0.76%) ISO 9001
5 3 (0.46%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (0.46%) Basel III
6 2 (0.31%) EMIR
6 2 (0.31%) Dodd-Frank
7 1 (0.15%) CRD IV
7 1 (0.15%) PAS 55
System Software
1 26 (3.97%) Oracle RAC
2 12 (1.83%) Oracle RMAN
3 10 (1.53%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (1.22%) Platform Symphony
5 7 (1.07%) VMware ESX
6 6 (0.92%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 6 (0.92%) Apache Flume
7 4 (0.61%) Hyper-V
7 4 (0.61%) HDFS
8 3 (0.46%) XenApp
8 3 (0.46%) NFS
8 3 (0.46%) SRDF
8 3 (0.46%) RHEV
9 2 (0.31%) KVM
9 2 (0.31%) Xen
9 2 (0.31%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
10 1 (0.15%) Active Directory
10 1 (0.15%) Veritas Volume Manager
10 1 (0.15%) Veritas File System
Systems Management
1 15 (2.29%) Data Guard
2 12 (1.83%) Control-M
3 10 (1.53%) BMC PATROL
4 8 (1.22%) ITRS Geneos
5 6 (0.92%) Ambari
5 6 (0.92%) Oozie
6 5 (0.76%) HP Quality Center
6 5 (0.76%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 4 (0.61%) SCOM
8 3 (0.46%) Tivoli
9 2 (0.31%) Legato
9 2 (0.31%) Foglight
10 1 (0.15%) Veritas Storage Foundation
10 1 (0.15%) ServiceCenter
10 1 (0.15%) SCCM
10 1 (0.15%) Nagios
10 1 (0.15%) SAP Afaria
Vendors
1 370 (56.49%) Oracle
2 53 (8.09%) Red Hat
3 51 (7.79%) Microsoft
4 47 (7.18%) TIBCO
5 42 (6.41%) Sun
6 34 (5.19%) Fidessa
7 31 (4.73%) Murex
8 30 (4.58%) IBM
9 26 (3.97%) Business Objects
10 23 (3.51%) JBoss
11 19 (2.90%) HP
11 19 (2.90%) EMC
12 18 (2.75%) DataSynapse
13 17 (2.60%) 29West
13 17 (2.60%) VMware
13 17 (2.60%) Bloomberg
14 16 (2.44%) Informatica
14 16 (2.44%) SAP
15 12 (1.83%) NetApp
16 11 (1.68%) Reuters
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