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 29 May 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sybase
Rank 30 27 10
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -17
Contract jobs citing Sybase 41 41 124
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 4.80% 5.79% 13.22%
As % of the Vendors category 12.42% 14.04% 28.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 24 33
Average daily rate
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£375 £375 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £450 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £10.25
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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
330 292 442
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 38.64% 41.24% 47.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 175 138 192
Average daily rate £350 £350 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £172 £269
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 7 10
Average hourly rate £20.35 £18.00 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.02% +28.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £15.50 £9.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £119.00 £24.00 £15.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -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
Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Sybase across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

Sybase Daily Rate Histogram 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 29 May 2015, 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 56 (84.85%) Java
2 55 (83.33%) Finance
3 42 (63.64%) SQL
4 40 (60.61%) Banking
5 36 (54.55%) Spring
6 32 (48.48%) RDBMS
6 32 (48.48%) Relational Database
7 30 (45.45%) Investment Banking
8 29 (43.94%) Performance Tuning
9 26 (39.39%) OO
9 26 (39.39%) UNIX
10 24 (36.36%) Front Office
10 24 (36.36%) Hibernate
10 24 (36.36%) OOD
10 24 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
11 22 (33.33%) Linux
11 22 (33.33%) DB2
12 21 (31.82%) JUnit
12 21 (31.82%) J2SE
12 21 (31.82%) JMS
13 18 (27.27%) XML
14 17 (25.76%) SQL Server
14 17 (25.76%) Perl
14 17 (25.76%) Wealth Management
15 16 (24.24%) Agile Software Development
15 16 (24.24%) SDLC
16 15 (22.73%) Software Engineering
17 14 (21.21%) Equity Derivative
17 14 (21.21%) Database Tuning
18 12 (18.18%) C#

Sybase
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 6 (9.09%) IIS
2 1 (1.52%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.52%) Wireshark
1 1 (1.52%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (48.48%) RDBMS
1 32 (48.48%) Relational Database
2 22 (33.33%) DB2
3 17 (25.76%) SQL Server
4 11 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 10 (15.15%) SQL Server 2008
6 8 (12.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (7.58%) Sybase ASE
7 5 (7.58%) SQL Server 2005
7 5 (7.58%) Sybase IQ
8 4 (6.06%) Big Data
9 2 (3.03%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 21 (31.82%) JUnit
2 2 (3.03%) MSBuild
2 2 (3.03%) TeamCity
2 2 (3.03%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (3.03%) CruiseControl
2 2 (3.03%) Subversion
2 2 (3.03%) NUnit
3 1 (1.52%) Fiddler
3 1 (1.52%) QUnit
3 1 (1.52%) Jasmine
General
1 55 (83.33%) Finance
2 40 (60.61%) Banking
3 30 (45.45%) Investment Banking
4 24 (36.36%) Front Office
5 2 (3.03%) Legal
6 1 (1.52%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 63 (95.45%) Developer
2 42 (63.64%) Java Developer
3 26 (39.39%) Senior Developer
4 23 (34.85%) Senior Java Developer
5 13 (19.70%) SQL Developer
6 7 (10.61%) .NET Developer
7 4 (6.06%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 4 (6.06%) SQL Server Developer
8 3 (4.55%) Analyst
9 2 (3.03%) Senior SQL Developer
9 2 (3.03%) Market Risk Developer
9 2 (3.03%) SQL Server BI Developer
9 2 (3.03%) C# .NET Developer
9 2 (3.03%) C# Developer
10 1 (1.52%) Applications Support Analyst
10 1 (1.52%) Technical Analyst
10 1 (1.52%) Sybase Developer
10 1 (1.52%) C++ Developer
10 1 (1.52%) Senior C# Developer
10 1 (1.52%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (54.55%) Spring
2 24 (36.36%) Hibernate
3 21 (31.82%) J2SE
3 21 (31.82%) JMS
4 18 (27.27%) XML
5 12 (18.18%) .NET
6 11 (16.67%) Web Services
6 11 (16.67%) CSS
7 10 (15.15%) JSP
7 10 (15.15%) Servlets
7 10 (15.15%) EJB
7 10 (15.15%) XSL
7 10 (15.15%) DHTML
7 10 (15.15%) HTML
8 7 (10.61%) ASP.NET
9 6 (9.09%) NHibernate
10 5 (7.58%) WCF
10 5 (7.58%) J2EE
11 3 (4.55%) WPF
12 2 (3.03%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 24 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (21.21%) Equity Derivative
3 9 (13.64%) Fixed Income
4 5 (7.58%) Derivative
5 4 (6.06%) Equities
6 2 (3.03%) Data Centre
6 2 (3.03%) Computer Science
6 2 (3.03%) Market Risk
6 2 (3.03%) Credit Derivative
6 2 (3.03%) Interest Rate Derivative
7 1 (1.52%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.52%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 26 (39.39%) UNIX
2 22 (33.33%) Linux
3 5 (7.58%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (43.94%) Performance Tuning
2 26 (39.39%) OO
3 24 (36.36%) OOD
4 17 (25.76%) Wealth Management
5 16 (24.24%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (24.24%) SDLC
6 15 (22.73%) Software Engineering
7 14 (21.21%) Database Tuning
8 10 (15.15%) Multithreading
9 8 (12.12%) Data Modelling
9 8 (12.12%) Investment Management
10 5 (7.58%) System Testing
10 5 (7.58%) Business Intelligence
10 5 (7.58%) Kalman Filter
11 4 (6.06%) Continuous Integration
12 3 (4.55%) CRM
12 3 (4.55%) Technical Analysis
13 2 (3.03%) Market Making
13 2 (3.03%) SOA
13 2 (3.03%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 56 (84.85%) Java
2 42 (63.64%) SQL
3 17 (25.76%) Perl
4 12 (18.18%) C#
5 11 (16.67%) JavaScript
6 10 (15.15%) PL/SQL
6 10 (15.15%) VBA
7 6 (9.09%) Shell Script
8 5 (7.58%) T-SQL
9 4 (6.06%) Scala
10 1 (1.52%) C++
10 1 (1.52%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (3.03%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (1.52%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 12 (18.18%) Oracle
2 6 (9.09%) Microsoft