The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sybase products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sybase over the 3 months to 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sybase
Rank 53 37 44
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +7
Contract jobs citing Sybase 11 22 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.51% 3.57% 2.97%
As % of the Vendors category 4.07% 8.12% 6.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 10 15
Average daily rate
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£470 £344 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.72% -1.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £446 £279 £322
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £410 £381 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.54% +8.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £180.00 -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Glasgow region.

Vendors Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
270 271 316
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 37.04% 43.92% 44.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 136 123 186
Average daily rate £325 £325 £325
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £225 £137
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 9
Average hourly rate £15.77 £9.50 £15.77
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+66.00% -39.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.20 £9.25 £10.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.31 £11.96 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -10.52%

Sybase
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

Sybase Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Sybase
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Sybase Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

Sybase
Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Sybase Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

Sybase
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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 41 (77.36%) Java
2 39 (73.58%) Finance
3 30 (56.60%) SQL
4 29 (54.72%) RDBMS
4 29 (54.72%) Relational Database
5 28 (52.83%) Performance Tuning
6 27 (50.94%) Banking
7 24 (45.28%) Hibernate
8 22 (41.51%) SQL Server
9 20 (37.74%) DB2
10 19 (35.85%) Oracle
11 18 (33.96%) PL/SQL
11 18 (33.96%) Servlets
11 18 (33.96%) UNIX
11 18 (33.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 18 (33.96%) SQL Server 2008
12 17 (32.08%) Spring
12 17 (32.08%) Analytical Skills
12 17 (32.08%) JSP
12 17 (32.08%) Web Services
13 16 (30.19%) XML
13 16 (30.19%) CSS
13 16 (30.19%) OO
13 16 (30.19%) VBA
13 16 (30.19%) HTML
13 16 (30.19%) Perl
14 15 (28.30%) DHTML
14 15 (28.30%) Linux
14 15 (28.30%) EJB
14 15 (28.30%) XSL

Sybase
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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 3 (5.66%) IIS
2 1 (1.89%) JBoss
2 1 (1.89%) WebLogic
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (54.72%) RDBMS
1 29 (54.72%) Relational Database
2 22 (41.51%) SQL Server
3 20 (37.74%) DB2
4 18 (33.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 18 (33.96%) SQL Server 2008
5 13 (24.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (5.66%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (3.77%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (1.89%) Hadoop
8 1 (1.89%) MongoDB
8 1 (1.89%) NoSQL
8 1 (1.89%) Big Data
8 1 (1.89%) Oracle Database
8 1 (1.89%) JasperReports
8 1 (1.89%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 8 (15.09%) JUnit
2 3 (5.66%) Maven
3 2 (3.77%) Ant
4 1 (1.89%) Hudson
4 1 (1.89%) Jenkins
General
1 39 (73.58%) Finance
2 27 (50.94%) Banking
3 13 (24.53%) Front Office
4 9 (16.98%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 50 (94.34%) Developer
2 20 (37.74%) Java Developer
3 17 (32.08%) SQL Developer
4 14 (26.42%) Senior Developer
5 12 (22.64%) SQL Server Developer
6 10 (18.87%) Senior Java Developer
7 6 (11.32%) DB2 Developer
7 6 (11.32%) Database Developer
8 4 (7.55%) Senior SQL Developer
9 3 (5.66%) .NET Developer
9 3 (5.66%) Analyst
10 2 (3.77%) Data Analyst
11 1 (1.89%) Technical Analyst
11 1 (1.89%) Support Analyst
11 1 (1.89%) Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (45.28%) Hibernate
2 18 (33.96%) Servlets
3 17 (32.08%) Spring
3 17 (32.08%) Web Services
3 17 (32.08%) JSP
4 16 (30.19%) XML
4 16 (30.19%) CSS
4 16 (30.19%) HTML
5 15 (28.30%) DHTML
5 15 (28.30%) EJB
5 15 (28.30%) XSL
6 8 (15.09%) J2SE
7 7 (13.21%) JMS
8 3 (5.66%) NHibernate
8 3 (5.66%) SOAP
8 3 (5.66%) ASP.NET
8 3 (5.66%) .NET
8 3 (5.66%) REST
8 3 (5.66%) WCF
9 2 (3.77%) GWT
Miscellaneous
1 17 (32.08%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (16.98%) Equity Derivative
3 3 (5.66%) Derivative
4 2 (3.77%) Market Risk
4 2 (3.77%) Hedge funds
5 1 (1.89%) Fixed Income
5 1 (1.89%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 18 (33.96%) UNIX
2 15 (28.30%) Linux
3 3 (5.66%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (52.83%) Performance Tuning
2 16 (30.19%) OO
3 14 (26.42%) Data Modelling
4 13 (24.53%) Technical Analysis
5 12 (22.64%) Wealth Management
6 11 (20.75%) Data Analysis
6 11 (20.75%) OOD
7 10 (18.87%) Migration
7 10 (18.87%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (18.87%) Kalman Filter
8 8 (15.09%) Multithreading
9 7 (13.21%) Database Tuning
10 3 (5.66%) Software Engineering
10 3 (5.66%) Business Intelligence
11 2 (3.77%) Stakeholder Management
12 1 (1.89%) Scrum
12 1 (1.89%) Workflow
12 1 (1.89%) ETL
12 1 (1.89%) CRM
12 1 (1.89%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 41 (77.36%) Java
2 30 (56.60%) SQL
3 18 (33.96%) PL/SQL
4 16 (30.19%) VBA
4 16 (30.19%) Perl
5 13 (24.53%) JavaScript
6 3 (5.66%) C#
7 2 (3.77%) Python
7 2 (3.77%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.89%) XPath
8 1 (1.89%) Scala
8 1 (1.89%) XQuery
8 1 (1.89%) VB
Vendors
1 19 (35.85%) Oracle
2 3 (5.66%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.77%) Informatica
4 1 (1.89%) Cognos