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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sybase
Rank 47 46 18
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -28
Contract jobs citing Sybase 18 15 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 2.37% 2.55% 8.25%
As % of the Vendors category 6.77% 5.38% 18.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 9 35
Average daily rate
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£440 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £320 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
266 279 350
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 35.09% 47.37% 45.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 156 113 206
Average daily rate £350 £325 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £238 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £418
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 7 9
Average hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.36 £10.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.77 £17.27 £15.77
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -13.15%

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 30 January 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 34 (85.00%) Java
2 31 (77.50%) Finance
3 25 (62.50%) Banking
4 23 (57.50%) Relational Database
4 23 (57.50%) RDBMS
5 22 (55.00%) SQL
6 20 (50.00%) Hibernate
7 19 (47.50%) Performance Tuning
7 19 (47.50%) Spring
8 17 (42.50%) UNIX
9 15 (37.50%) JavaScript
9 15 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
10 14 (35.00%) Perl
10 14 (35.00%) SQL Server
10 14 (35.00%) DB2
10 14 (35.00%) Linux
11 12 (30.00%) Front Office
11 12 (30.00%) OO
11 12 (30.00%) Servlets
11 12 (30.00%) Oracle
12 11 (27.50%) Web Services
12 11 (27.50%) Agile Software Development
12 11 (27.50%) JSP
12 11 (27.50%) Investment Banking
13 10 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 10 (25.00%) Multithreading
13 10 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
13 10 (25.00%) XML
13 10 (25.00%) CSS
13 10 (25.00%) HTML

Sybase
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 3 (7.50%) IIS
2 1 (2.50%) WebLogic
2 1 (2.50%) JBoss
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (57.50%) Relational Database
1 23 (57.50%) RDBMS
2 14 (35.00%) SQL Server
2 14 (35.00%) DB2
3 10 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 10 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (17.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (7.50%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (2.50%) Hadoop
6 1 (2.50%) MongoDB
6 1 (2.50%) NoSQL
6 1 (2.50%) JasperReports
6 1 (2.50%) Big Data
6 1 (2.50%) Oracle Database
6 1 (2.50%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (2.50%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 10 (25.00%) JUnit
2 3 (7.50%) Maven
3 2 (5.00%) Ant
4 1 (2.50%) Hudson
4 1 (2.50%) Jenkins
General
1 31 (77.50%) Finance
2 25 (62.50%) Banking
3 12 (30.00%) Front Office
4 11 (27.50%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 38 (95.00%) Developer
2 22 (55.00%) Java Developer
3 16 (40.00%) Senior Developer
4 13 (32.50%) Senior Java Developer
5 9 (22.50%) SQL Developer
6 6 (15.00%) SQL Server Developer
7 3 (7.50%) Senior SQL Developer
7 3 (7.50%) .NET Developer
7 3 (7.50%) Database Developer
8 2 (5.00%) Analyst
9 1 (2.50%) DB2 Developer
9 1 (2.50%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 1 (2.50%) Support Analyst
9 1 (2.50%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (50.00%) Hibernate
2 19 (47.50%) Spring
3 12 (30.00%) Servlets
4 11 (27.50%) Web Services
4 11 (27.50%) JSP
5 10 (25.00%) XML
5 10 (25.00%) CSS
5 10 (25.00%) HTML
6 9 (22.50%) DHTML
6 9 (22.50%) EJB
6 9 (22.50%) XSL
6 9 (22.50%) J2SE
6 9 (22.50%) JMS
7 3 (7.50%) NHibernate
7 3 (7.50%) REST
7 3 (7.50%) WCF
7 3 (7.50%) ASP.NET
7 3 (7.50%) SOAP
7 3 (7.50%) .NET
8 2 (5.00%) GWT
Miscellaneous
1 15 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (20.00%) Equity Derivative
3 2 (5.00%) Fixed Income
3 2 (5.00%) Equities
3 2 (5.00%) Derivative
3 2 (5.00%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 17 (42.50%) UNIX
2 14 (35.00%) Linux
3 3 (7.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (47.50%) Performance Tuning
2 12 (30.00%) OO
3 11 (27.50%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (25.00%) Multithreading
5 9 (22.50%) OOD
5 9 (22.50%) Wealth Management
6 8 (20.00%) Database Tuning
6 8 (20.00%) Data Modelling
7 7 (17.50%) Technical Analysis
8 6 (15.00%) Kalman Filter
8 6 (15.00%) Software Engineering
8 6 (15.00%) Migration
9 5 (12.50%) Data Analysis
10 3 (7.50%) Business Intelligence
11 2 (5.00%) CRM
11 2 (5.00%) Workflow
11 2 (5.00%) Market Making
11 2 (5.00%) Algorithmic Trading
11 2 (5.00%) Electronic Trading
11 2 (5.00%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 34 (85.00%) Java
2 22 (55.00%) SQL
3 15 (37.50%) JavaScript
4 14 (35.00%) Perl
5 10 (25.00%) VBA
5 10 (25.00%) PL/SQL
6 3 (7.50%) C#
7 2 (5.00%) Shell Script
8 1 (2.50%) Scala
8 1 (2.50%) XPath
8 1 (2.50%) XQuery
8 1 (2.50%) VB
Vendors
1 12 (30.00%) Oracle
2 3 (7.50%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.50%) Cognos
3 1 (2.50%) Informatica