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 31 July 2015 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sybase
Rank 332 300 226
Rank change year-on-year
-32 -74
Contract jobs citing Sybase 288 312 411
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.56% 0.63% 0.88%
As % of the Vendors category 1.27% 1.41% 1.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 191 224 268
Average daily rate
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£525 £513 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.43% +2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £340 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £650 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+8.38% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 6
Average hourly rate - £83.75 £63.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +32.41%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £65.00 - £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
22641 22172 21543
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 43.94% 44.92% 46.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 13646 12517 11993
Average daily rate £400 £388 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 990 998 1118
Average hourly rate £18.71 £18.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.94% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.31
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.48 £37.50 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £19.48
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -10.16%

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 31 July 2015.

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 31 July 2015. 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 0 241 £538 -2.27% 47
North West -24 20 £425 +21.42% 3
South East -12 10 £335 -40.70% 8
East of England -13 6 £350 -9.67% 3
East Midlands +2 4 £135 -68.23% 1
Yorkshire -21 4 £420 +35.48% 2
West Midlands -6 1 - -
South West -9 1 £550 +25.71% 4
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Sybase
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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.

1 337 (58.10%) SQL
2 307 (52.93%) Oracle
3 268 (46.21%) Java
4 239 (41.21%) Finance
5 234 (40.34%) UNIX
6 230 (39.66%) Banking
7 216 (37.24%) SQL Server
8 173 (29.83%) Linux
9 146 (25.17%) Relational Database
10 127 (21.90%) Windows
11 123 (21.21%) Investment Banking
11 123 (21.21%) Perl
12 120 (20.69%) C#
13 114 (19.66%) Agile Software Development
14 103 (17.76%) Front Office
15 94 (16.21%) .NET
16 89 (15.34%) XML
17 87 (15.00%) C++
18 80 (13.79%) Analytical Skills
19 79 (13.62%) Microsoft
20 75 (12.93%) DB2
21 73 (12.59%) Multithreading
22 72 (12.41%) MS Excel
22 72 (12.41%) RDBMS
23 64 (11.03%) Web Services
24 62 (10.69%) JavaScript
25 61 (10.52%) OO
26 60 (10.34%) SDLC
27 58 (10.00%) Python
28 55 (9.48%) Migration

Sybase
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 47 (8.10%) WebSphere
2 22 (3.79%) JBoss
3 21 (3.62%) Tomcat
4 19 (3.28%) Oracle Coherence
5 16 (2.76%) Apache
5 16 (2.76%) WebLogic
5 16 (2.76%) IIS
6 14 (2.41%) MQSeries
7 13 (2.24%) Oracle Workflow
8 10 (1.72%) WebSphere Application Server
9 8 (1.38%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 6 (1.03%) CICS
11 5 (0.86%) GlassFish
12 3 (0.52%) IBM HTTP Server
12 3 (0.52%) MTS
13 2 (0.34%) SAS
13 2 (0.34%) WMQI
13 2 (0.34%) NetWeaver
13 2 (0.34%) iPlanet
13 2 (0.34%) Confluence
Applications
1 72 (12.41%) MS Excel
2 18 (3.10%) MS Office
3 5 (0.86%) MS Visio
3 5 (0.86%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (0.69%) MS Project
5 1 (0.17%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 9 (1.55%) RMDS
2 8 (1.38%) Oracle 11i
3 7 (1.21%) Summit
4 6 (1.03%) Dynamics CRM
4 6 (1.03%) Oracle General Ledger
5 4 (0.69%) thinkFolio
6 2 (0.34%) AWD
6 2 (0.34%) Oracle EBS R12
6 2 (0.34%) Magento
6 2 (0.34%) ION MarketView
6 2 (0.34%) Oracle BPM
6 2 (0.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 2 (0.34%) Tridion
6 2 (0.34%) Oracle EBS
7 1 (0.17%) HFM
7 1 (0.17%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 1 (0.17%) SAP ERP
7 1 (0.17%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 5 (0.86%) IaaS
2 3 (0.52%) SaaS
3 1 (0.17%) Office 365
3 1 (0.17%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 31 (5.34%) SAN
2 23 (3.97%) TCP/IP
3 19 (3.28%) HTTP
4 16 (2.76%) LDAP
4 16 (2.76%) NAS
5 15 (2.59%) LAN
6 14 (2.41%) DNS
7 13 (2.24%) WAN
8 11 (1.90%) DHCP
9 9 (1.55%) Kerberos
9 9 (1.55%) SMTP
10 8 (1.38%) Internet
10 8 (1.38%) SSH
11 7 (1.21%) iSCSI
11 7 (1.21%) FCoE
11 7 (1.21%) Fibre Channel
11 7 (1.21%) Multicast
11 7 (1.21%) SSL
12 6 (1.03%) Firewall
12 6 (1.03%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 216 (37.24%) SQL Server
2 146 (25.17%) Relational Database
3 75 (12.93%) DB2
4 72 (12.41%) RDBMS
5 46 (7.93%) Sybase ASE
6 36 (6.21%) Oracle Database
7 30 (5.17%) Data Warehouse
8 27 (4.66%) MySQL
9 25 (4.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 23 (3.97%) Sybase IQ
10 23 (3.97%) OLTP
11 19 (3.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 19 (3.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 18 (3.10%) Informix
13 16 (2.76%) BusinessObjects
14 15 (2.59%) MS Access
14 15 (2.59%) MongoDB
15 13 (2.24%) Oracle Database 11g
15 13 (2.24%) Oracle Database 10g
16 12 (2.07%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 38 (6.55%) Subversion
2 21 (3.62%) JIRA
3 18 (3.10%) Maven
4 17 (2.93%) JUnit
5 14 (2.41%) Eclipse
5 14 (2.41%) Git (software)
6 13 (2.24%) Jenkins
7 12 (2.07%) Toad
7 12 (2.07%) Visual Studio
8 11 (1.90%) Selenium
9 10 (1.72%) Hudson
9 10 (1.72%) Ant
10 8 (1.38%) HP UFT
11 7 (1.21%) ClearCase
11 7 (1.21%) PowerDesigner
12 6 (1.03%) ERwin
12 6 (1.03%) CruiseControl
12 6 (1.03%) Team Foundation Server
12 6 (1.03%) TeamCity
13 5 (0.86%) CppUnit
General
1 239 (41.21%) Finance
2 230 (39.66%) Banking
3 123 (21.21%) Investment Banking
4 103 (17.76%) Front Office
5 23 (3.97%) Back Office
6 15 (2.59%) Financial Institution
7 11 (1.90%) Retail
8 9 (1.55%) French Language
9 6 (1.03%) General Ledger
9 6 (1.03%) Legal
10 5 (0.86%) Electronics
11 3 (0.52%) Telecoms
11 3 (0.52%) Manufacturing
11 3 (0.52%) Advertising
11 3 (0.52%) Marketing
12 2 (0.34%) Corporate Banking
13 1 (0.17%) Private Banking
13 1 (0.17%) Wholesale Banking
13 1 (0.17%) Multimedia
13 1 (0.17%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 298 (51.38%) Developer
2 127 (21.90%) Java Developer
3 95 (16.38%) Analyst
4 48 (8.28%) Senior Developer
5 41 (7.07%) C++ Developer
6 36 (6.21%) Applications Support
7 32 (5.52%) Architect
8 31 (5.34%) Support Analyst
8 31 (5.34%) DBA
9 30 (5.17%) Senior Java Developer
10 29 (5.00%) Administrator
11 25 (4.31%) C# Developer
12 17 (2.93%) Business Analyst
13 16 (2.76%) Applications Support Analyst
13 16 (2.76%) .NET Developer
14 15 (2.59%) Programmer
15 14 (2.41%) Test Analyst
16 13 (2.24%) Oracle DBA
17 12 (2.07%) Sybase DBA
18 11 (1.90%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 94 (16.21%) .NET
2 89 (15.34%) XML
3 64 (11.03%) Web Services
4 53 (9.14%) Spring
5 44 (7.59%) Middleware
6 42 (7.24%) SOAP
6 42 (7.24%) J2EE
7 40 (6.90%) HTML
8 31 (5.34%) WPF
9 28 (4.83%) FIX Protocol
9 28 (4.83%) JSP
10 25 (4.31%) STL
11 24 (4.14%) Rendezvous
11 24 (4.14%) Hibernate
11 24 (4.14%) REST
12 23 (3.97%) JMS
13 22 (3.79%) Servlets
14 19 (3.28%) WinForms
15 17 (2.93%) EJB
16 14 (2.41%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 80 (13.79%) Analytical Skills
2 54 (9.31%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 51 (8.79%) Equities
4 50 (8.62%) Derivative
5 47 (8.10%) Fixed Income
6 28 (4.83%) Computer Science
7 22 (3.79%) N-Tier
8 20 (3.45%) Replication
9 19 (3.28%) Market Risk
10 18 (3.10%) Credit Risk
11 15 (2.59%) Data Centre
12 10 (1.72%) Equity Derivative
12 10 (1.72%) Client/Server
13 8 (1.38%) Management Information System
14 7 (1.21%) Mainframe
15 6 (1.03%) Visualisation
16 5 (0.86%) iPad
16 5 (0.86%) Mathematics
16 5 (0.86%) Interest Rate Derivative
16 5 (0.86%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 234 (40.34%) UNIX
2 173 (29.83%) Linux
3 127 (21.90%) Windows
4 39 (6.72%) Solaris
5 19 (3.28%) Windows Server 2003
6 14 (2.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 12 (2.07%) Windows Server 2008
8 10 (1.72%) Windows Server 2012
8 10 (1.72%) AIX
9 7 (1.21%) zOS
10 4 (0.69%) Windows NT
11 3 (0.52%) Windows XP
12 2 (0.34%) Windows 7
13 1 (0.17%) Apple iOS
13 1 (0.17%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 114 (19.66%) Agile Software Development
2 73 (12.59%) Multithreading
3 61 (10.52%) OO
4 60 (10.34%) SDLC
5 55 (9.48%) Migration
6 48 (8.28%) Risk Management
7 43 (7.41%) TDD
7 43 (7.41%) ITIL
8 41 (7.07%) Data Modelling
9 39 (6.72%) Workflow
10 38 (6.55%) Electronic Trading
11 36 (6.21%) Performance Tuning
11 36 (6.21%) Project Management
12 33 (5.69%) ETL
13 29 (5.00%) Unit Testing
14 28 (4.83%) Analytics
15 27 (4.66%) Low Latency
15 27 (4.66%) Business Intelligence
16 25 (4.31%) OOP
17 23 (3.97%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 337 (58.10%) SQL
2 268 (46.21%) Java
3 123 (21.21%) Perl
4 120 (20.69%) C#
5 87 (15.00%) C++
6 62 (10.69%) JavaScript
7 58 (10.00%) Python
8 43 (7.41%) Shell Script
9 41 (7.07%) C
10 35 (6.03%) T-SQL
11 34 (5.86%) Korn
12 21 (3.62%) PowerShell
13 17 (2.93%) Bash Shell
13 17 (2.93%) VB
14 13 (2.24%) VBA
15 12 (2.07%) PL/SQL
15 12 (2.07%) Ruby
16 10 (1.72%) PHP
16 10 (1.72%) VBScript
17 8 (1.38%) BeanShell
Qualifications
1 39 (6.72%) Degree
2 14 (2.41%) Security Cleared
3 9 (1.55%) DV Cleared
3 9 (1.55%) ISTQB
3 9 (1.55%) ISEB
4 8 (1.38%) SC Cleared
5 4 (0.69%) CISSP
5 4 (0.69%) Oracle Certification
5 4 (0.69%) Sun Certification
6 3 (0.52%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (0.34%) PMP
7 2 (0.34%) PMI Certification
7 2 (0.34%) CISA
7 2 (0.34%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.17%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (4.31%) QA
2 4 (0.69%) Data Quality
2 4 (0.69%) EMIR
2 4 (0.69%) Dodd-Frank
3 2 (0.34%) COREP
3 2 (0.34%) FINREP
3 2 (0.34%) MiFID
4 1 (0.17%) CRD IV
4 1 (0.17%) Basel III
4 1 (0.17%) SLA
4 1 (0.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 23 (3.97%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (2.41%) Oracle RAC
3 12 (2.07%) NFS
4 11 (1.90%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 8 (1.38%) Active Directory
6 7 (1.21%) RACF
6 7 (1.21%) Xen
6 7 (1.21%) KVM
6 7 (1.21%) Hyper-V
6 7 (1.21%) SRDF
6 7 (1.21%) Time Sharing Option
6 7 (1.21%) Job Entry Subsystem
7 6 (1.03%) vSphere
7 6 (1.03%) VMware ESX
8 5 (0.86%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (0.34%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 2 (0.34%) Apache Flume
9 2 (0.34%) HDFS
10 1 (0.17%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
10 1 (0.17%) Platform Symphony
Systems Management
1 11 (1.90%) Control-M
2 9 (1.55%) SCOM
3 7 (1.21%) ITRS Geneos
4 6 (1.03%) WSUS
4 6 (1.03%) Tivoli
4 6 (1.03%) MOM
4 6 (1.03%) zSecure
5 5 (0.86%) BladeLogic
6 4 (0.69%) Puppet
7 3 (0.52%) HP Quality Center
7 3 (0.52%) Oracle ZFS
7 3 (0.52%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 2 (0.34%) CA Single Sign-On
8 2 (0.34%) OpenAM
8 2 (0.34%) Ambari
8 2 (0.34%) Oozie
9 1 (0.17%) SCCM
9 1 (0.17%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 307 (52.93%) Oracle
2 79 (13.62%) Microsoft
3 44 (7.59%) TIBCO
4 43 (7.41%) IBM
5 27 (4.66%) SAP
6 26 (4.48%) HP
7 23 (3.97%) VMware
8 17 (2.93%) Sun
8 17 (2.93%) Cisco
9 16 (2.76%) Teradata
10 15 (2.59%) Informatica
11 13 (2.24%) NetApp
11 13 (2.24%) Red Hat
11 13 (2.24%) Fidessa
11 13 (2.24%) DataSynapse
12 11 (1.90%) Remedy
13 10 (1.72%) CA
13 10 (1.72%) EMC
14 8 (1.38%) Intel
14 8 (1.38%) Actimize
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