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 23 July 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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sybase
Rank 284 229 220
Rank change year-on-year
-55 -9
Contract jobs citing Sybase 325 404 445
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.67% 0.87% 0.84%
As % of the Vendors category 1.47% 1.86% 1.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 229 262 321
Average daily rate
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£520 £500 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% -4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £347 £325 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £636 £624
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 3
Average hourly rate £83.75 £12.00 £67.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+597.91% -82.22%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £11.00 £67.50
% change year-on-year
- -83.70%
Vendors Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
22056 21768 24565
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.39% 46.84% 46.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 12530 12144 12884
Average daily rate £388 £388 £376
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £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 1003 1119 1283
Average hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £41.00 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +2.63%
Sybase
UK

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 July 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Sybase across the England region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014.

Sybase Hourly Rate Histogram 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 July 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 -37 266 £550 +10.00% 55
East of England - 18 £388 - 5
North West +1 15 £350 - 5
South East +2 12 £565 +61.42% 3
West Midlands -20 10 £358 -17.10%
Yorkshire +6 2 £310 -40.95%
South West -30 2 £438 +88.17%
East Midlands - 1 - -
Sybase
UK

Sybase
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 July 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.

1 363 (54.18%) Oracle
2 352 (52.54%) SQL
3 319 (47.61%) Java
4 297 (44.33%) Banking
5 286 (42.69%) UNIX
6 239 (35.67%) Finance
7 220 (32.84%) SQL Server
8 197 (29.40%) Linux
9 174 (25.97%) Investment Banking
10 168 (25.07%) Windows
11 151 (22.54%) C#
12 139 (20.75%) Perl
13 128 (19.10%) Relational Database
14 119 (17.76%) Front Office
15 107 (15.97%) Multithreading
16 103 (15.37%) C++
17 102 (15.22%) Spring
18 94 (14.03%) Solaris
19 86 (12.84%) TDD
20 85 (12.69%) Fixed Income
21 78 (11.64%) Agile Software Development
22 72 (10.75%) .NET
22 72 (10.75%) Shell Script
23 63 (9.40%) Derivative
23 63 (9.40%) Equities
24 61 (9.10%) TIBCO
25 60 (8.96%) T-SQL
26 59 (8.81%) DB2
26 59 (8.81%) Microsoft
27 57 (8.51%) RDBMS

Sybase
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 38 (5.67%) WebLogic
2 25 (3.73%) WebSphere
3 20 (2.99%) Tomcat
4 18 (2.69%) Oracle Coherence
5 16 (2.39%) TIBCO EMS
6 12 (1.79%) Apache Pig
6 12 (1.79%) Apache
7 10 (1.49%) Confluence
8 5 (0.75%) IIS
8 5 (0.75%) GlassFish
9 4 (0.60%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 3 (0.45%) FileNet
10 3 (0.45%) Oracle Workflow
10 3 (0.45%) MQSeries
11 2 (0.30%) SharePoint
11 2 (0.30%) MS Exchange
11 2 (0.30%) MTS
11 2 (0.30%) NetWeaver
11 2 (0.30%) SharePoint 2010
11 2 (0.30%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 39 (5.82%) MS Excel
2 23 (3.43%) MS Office
3 2 (0.30%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.15%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (1.04%) Global One
2 5 (0.75%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.75%) Remedy ITSM
3 4 (0.60%) Kondor+
3 4 (0.60%) RMDS
4 3 (0.45%) ION MarketView
4 3 (0.45%) Oracle BPM
4 3 (0.45%) Summit
5 1 (0.15%) Brady Trinity
5 1 (0.15%) Front Arena
5 1 (0.15%) Oracle 11i
5 1 (0.15%) Murex MxG2000
5 1 (0.15%) Endur
5 1 (0.15%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.15%) SAP CRM
5 1 (0.15%) IntelliMatch
5 1 (0.15%) SAP ERP
5 1 (0.15%) AWD
Cloud Services
1 6 (0.90%) SaaS
2 1 (0.15%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.15%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 27 (4.03%) SAN
2 14 (2.09%) NAS
3 12 (1.79%) Internet
4 10 (1.49%) TCP/IP
5 7 (1.04%) WAN
5 7 (1.04%) LDAP
5 7 (1.04%) LAN
5 7 (1.04%) Multicast
6 6 (0.90%) Intranet
7 5 (0.75%) HTTP
8 4 (0.60%) FCoE
8 4 (0.60%) Fibre Channel
8 4 (0.60%) Firewall
9 2 (0.30%) AMQP
9 2 (0.30%) SSL
10 1 (0.15%) WCDMA
10 1 (0.15%) VPN
10 1 (0.15%) PSTN
10 1 (0.15%) 3GPP
10 1 (0.15%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 220 (32.84%) SQL Server
2 128 (19.10%) Relational Database
3 59 (8.81%) DB2
4 57 (8.51%) RDBMS
5 54 (8.06%) Sybase ASE
6 47 (7.01%) Oracle Database
7 42 (6.27%) Data Warehouse
8 27 (4.03%) MySQL
9 24 (3.58%) Crystal Reports
10 22 (3.28%) Oracle Database 10g
10 22 (3.28%) Oracle Database 11g
10 22 (3.28%) SQL Server 2008
11 21 (3.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 19 (2.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 17 (2.54%) Hadoop
14 16 (2.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 15 (2.24%) KDB
15 15 (2.24%) Big Data
16 14 (2.09%) HBase
17 13 (1.94%) Sybase IQ
Development Applications
1 46 (6.87%) Subversion
2 38 (5.67%) JUnit
3 22 (3.28%) Eclipse
4 21 (3.13%) JIRA
4 21 (3.13%) Team Foundation Server
5 19 (2.84%) Maven
6 17 (2.54%) Mockito
7 11 (1.64%) TeamCity
8 10 (1.49%) Git (software)
9 7 (1.04%) jMock
10 5 (0.75%) Eclipse RCP
11 4 (0.60%) NUnit
11 4 (0.60%) Toad
11 4 (0.60%) PowerDesigner
11 4 (0.60%) ERwin
12 3 (0.45%) Ant
12 3 (0.45%) Visual Studio
12 3 (0.45%) Oracle Forms
12 3 (0.45%) ClearCase
12 3 (0.45%) CruiseControl
General
1 297 (44.33%) Banking
2 239 (35.67%) Finance
3 174 (25.97%) Investment Banking
4 119 (17.76%) Front Office
5 19 (2.84%) Back Office
5 19 (2.84%) Financial Institution
6 17 (2.54%) Retail
7 11 (1.64%) Retail Banking
8 5 (0.75%) Private Banking
9 3 (0.45%) Advertising
9 3 (0.45%) Telecoms
10 2 (0.30%) Legal
10 2 (0.30%) International Banking
11 1 (0.15%) French Language
11 1 (0.15%) German Language
11 1 (0.15%) Italian Language
11 1 (0.15%) Publishing
11 1 (0.15%) Billing
Job Titles
1 352 (52.54%) Developer
2 145 (21.64%) Java Developer
3 104 (15.52%) Analyst
4 65 (9.70%) DBA
5 52 (7.76%) Architect
6 46 (6.87%) Support Analyst
7 33 (4.93%) Senior Developer
7 33 (4.93%) Sybase DBA
8 32 (4.78%) C++ Developer
9 26 (3.88%) C# Developer
9 26 (3.88%) Project Manager
10 25 (3.73%) SQL DBA
10 25 (3.73%) Fidessa Developer
11 24 (3.58%) .NET Developer
12 22 (3.28%) Applications Support
12 22 (3.28%) SQL Developer
12 22 (3.28%) Sybase Developer
13 21 (3.13%) Consultant
14 19 (2.84%) Technical Architect
15 16 (2.39%) Applications Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 102 (15.22%) Spring
2 72 (10.75%) .NET
3 54 (8.06%) Hibernate
4 46 (6.87%) XML
5 43 (6.42%) WPF
6 39 (5.82%) Middleware
7 36 (5.37%) Web Services
8 35 (5.22%) J2EE
9 33 (4.93%) HTML
10 32 (4.78%) JMS
11 24 (3.58%) Rendezvous
12 21 (3.13%) WinForms
12 21 (3.13%) Swing
13 17 (2.54%) XSLT
13 17 (2.54%) JSP
13 17 (2.54%) Java EE
14 16 (2.39%) STL
15 14 (2.09%) EJB
16 13 (1.94%) CSS
17 12 (1.79%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 85 (12.69%) Fixed Income
2 63 (9.40%) Equities
2 63 (9.40%) Derivative
3 52 (7.76%) Credit Risk
4 46 (6.87%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 41 (6.12%) Replication
6 25 (3.73%) Clustering
7 23 (3.43%) Computer Science
8 17 (2.54%) Hedge funds
9 13 (1.94%) Equity Derivative
9 13 (1.94%) Mathematics
10 12 (1.79%) Market Risk
10 12 (1.79%) Enterprise Storage
11 11 (1.64%) Open Source
11 11 (1.64%) Inversion of Control
11 11 (1.64%) Management Information System
11 11 (1.64%) Credit Derivative
12 9 (1.34%) Mainframe
13 7 (1.04%) N-Tier
13 7 (1.04%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 286 (42.69%) UNIX
2 197 (29.40%) Linux
3 168 (25.07%) Windows
4 94 (14.03%) Solaris
5 34 (5.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 14 (2.09%) Windows XP
7 13 (1.94%) AIX
8 9 (1.34%) Windows 7
8 9 (1.34%) Windows Server 2008
9 7 (1.04%) Oracle Linux
10 6 (0.90%) Windows Server 2003
11 3 (0.45%) HPUX
12 1 (0.15%) Tru64
12 1 (0.15%) SUSE
12 1 (0.15%) Debian
12 1 (0.15%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.15%) OpenSolaris
12 1 (0.15%) Windows 2000
12 1 (0.15%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 107 (15.97%) Multithreading
2 86 (12.84%) TDD
3 78 (11.64%) Agile Software Development
4 56 (8.36%) OO
4 56 (8.36%) Performance Tuning
5 55 (8.21%) Low Latency
6 51 (7.61%) ITIL
7 50 (7.46%) Migration
8 46 (6.87%) Data Modelling
9 42 (6.27%) Analytics
10 40 (5.97%) Risk Management
10 40 (5.97%) Project Management
11 32 (4.78%) UML
12 31 (4.63%) Investment Management
13 30 (4.48%) ETL
13 30 (4.48%) Disaster Recovery
14 27 (4.03%) Scrum
15 25 (3.73%) Unit Testing
16 22 (3.28%) Electronic Trading
17 21 (3.13%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 352 (52.54%) SQL
2 319 (47.61%) Java
3 151 (22.54%) C#
4 139 (20.75%) Perl
5 103 (15.37%) C++
6 72 (10.75%) Shell Script
7 60 (8.96%) T-SQL
8 45 (6.72%) JavaScript
9 43 (6.42%) Python
10 35 (5.22%) VB
11 32 (4.78%) C
12 30 (4.48%) VBA
13 28 (4.18%) Tcl
14 23 (3.43%) PL/SQL
15 18 (2.69%) VB.NET
16 14 (2.09%) PowerShell
17 11 (1.64%) Korn
17 11 (1.64%) PHP
18 10 (1.49%) VB6
19 7 (1.04%) R
Qualifications
1 57 (8.51%) Degree
2 10 (1.49%) ITIL Certification
3 8 (1.19%) Security Cleared
4 6 (0.90%) PMI Certification
4 6 (0.90%) DV Cleared
5 5 (0.75%) ISEB
5 5 (0.75%) Six Sigma Black Belt
6 4 (0.60%) PMP
6 4 (0.60%) CISSP
6 4 (0.60%) CISA
7 3 (0.45%) SC Cleared
8 2 (0.30%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (0.30%) Sun Certification
8 2 (0.30%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 1 (0.15%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.15%) MBA
9 1 (0.15%) ISEB Practitioner
9 1 (0.15%) RHCA
9 1 (0.15%) CCNA
9 1 (0.15%) Brainbench
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (3.43%) QA
2 11 (1.64%) SLA
3 7 (1.04%) Data Quality
4 4 (0.60%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 4 (0.60%) Basel III
5 3 (0.45%) EMIR
5 3 (0.45%) CRD IV
5 3 (0.45%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 22 (3.28%) Oracle RAC
2 12 (1.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (1.49%) VMware ESX
3 10 (1.49%) Oracle RMAN
4 6 (0.90%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 5 (0.75%) Veritas File System
6 4 (0.60%) NFS
6 4 (0.60%) SRDF
7 3 (0.45%) Hyper-V
7 3 (0.45%) XenApp
8 2 (0.30%) KVM
8 2 (0.30%) RHEV
8 2 (0.30%) Xen
9 1 (0.15%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 1 (0.15%) Apache Flume
9 1 (0.15%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 1 (0.15%) OpenSSH
9 1 (0.15%) qmail
9 1 (0.15%) Sendmail
9 1 (0.15%) Snort
Systems Management
1 15 (2.24%) Control-M
2 14 (2.09%) Data Guard
3 9 (1.34%) BMC PATROL
4 8 (1.19%) ITRS Geneos
5 5 (0.75%) Veritas Storage Foundation
5 5 (0.75%) SCOM
6 4 (0.60%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 3 (0.45%) Tivoli
8 2 (0.30%) Legato
8 2 (0.30%) Foglight
8 2 (0.30%) SAP Afaria
9 1 (0.15%) ServiceCenter
9 1 (0.15%) HP Quality Center
9 1 (0.15%) Ambari
9 1 (0.15%) Oozie
9 1 (0.15%) Nessus
9 1 (0.15%) Nagios
Vendors
1 363 (54.18%) Oracle
2 61 (9.10%) TIBCO
3 59 (8.81%) Microsoft
4 33 (4.93%) Fidessa
4 33 (4.93%) Red Hat
5 31 (4.63%) Sun
6 29 (4.33%) Murex
7 25 (3.73%) IBM
8 24 (3.58%) JBoss
9 22 (3.28%) Business Objects
10 20 (2.99%) ION Trading
11 19 (2.84%) VMware
12 16 (2.39%) EMC
12 16 (2.39%) 29West
13 14 (2.09%) Veritas
13 14 (2.09%) HP
13 14 (2.09%) Informatica
13 14 (2.09%) NetApp
14 13 (1.94%) Bloomberg
14 13 (1.94%) SAP
London
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Rate: £550 - £675 per day
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Canary Wharf and City
Rate: Up to £600 per day
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Canary Wharf and City
Rate: Up to £600 per day
Posted: 6 hours ago
Cheshire
Roc Search
Posted: 22 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £450.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Midlands
TEKsystems
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Aston Carter
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Nicoll Curtin
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Roc Search
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Montash
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £300 to £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Rate: £550 per day + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Rate: £600 - £675 per day + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Anantha
Rate: 400
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £600 - £700 per day + Excellent & Neg
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £500.00 - £515.00 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £250.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 20 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £500.00 - £550.00 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago