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 1 May 2016 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.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sybase
Rank 40 32 29
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -3
Contract jobs citing Sybase 26 44 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 3.92% 4.88% 6.36%
As % of the Vendors category 8.18% 11.86% 14.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 29 24
Average daily rate £393 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.64% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £290 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £440 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Sybase
Scotland

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
318 371 306
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 47.96% 41.18% 43.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 165 220 148
Average daily rate £343 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £187 £200 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 20 7
Average hourly rate - £28.00 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +80.64%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

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 1 May 2016.

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 1 May 2016, 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 26 (78.79%) Java
2 25 (75.76%) Linux
3 24 (72.73%) OO
3 24 (72.73%) Unix
3 24 (72.73%) SQL
4 23 (69.70%) DB2
5 22 (66.67%) Relational Database
6 21 (63.64%) SDLC
6 21 (63.64%) RDBMS
7 20 (60.61%) OOD
8 19 (57.58%) Perl
8 19 (57.58%) Spring
8 19 (57.58%) Analytical Skills
9 18 (54.55%) Finance
9 18 (54.55%) J2SE
10 17 (51.52%) JUnit
11 14 (42.42%) Agile Software Development
11 14 (42.42%) Banking
11 14 (42.42%) Front Office
11 14 (42.42%) JMS
11 14 (42.42%) Software Engineering
12 10 (30.30%) Investment Banking
13 9 (27.27%) Equity Derivative
14 8 (24.24%) Multithreading
14 8 (24.24%) Equities
14 8 (24.24%) C++
15 7 (21.21%) Database Tuning
15 7 (21.21%) Performance Tuning
16 6 (18.18%) SAP
16 6 (18.18%) Oracle

Sybase
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 1 (3.03%) Liferay
1 1 (3.03%) NetWeaver
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.03%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (69.70%) DB2
2 22 (66.67%) Relational Database
3 21 (63.64%) RDBMS
4 3 (9.09%) SAP HANA
5 2 (6.06%) Big Data
5 2 (6.06%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (6.06%) SQL Server
5 2 (6.06%) Sybase ASE
6 1 (3.03%) MySQL
6 1 (3.03%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 17 (51.52%) JUnit
2 1 (3.03%) Eclipse
General
1 18 (54.55%) Finance
2 14 (42.42%) Banking
2 14 (42.42%) Front Office
3 10 (30.30%) Investment Banking
4 4 (12.12%) Legal
Job Titles
1 27 (81.82%) Developer
2 16 (48.48%) Java Developer
3 8 (24.24%) C++ Developer
4 7 (21.21%) Senior Developer
4 7 (21.21%) Senior Java Developer
5 5 (15.15%) Consultant
5 5 (15.15%) SAP Consultant
6 4 (12.12%) Sybase Consultant
7 2 (6.06%) SAP Basis Consultant
8 1 (3.03%) Analyst
8 1 (3.03%) C# Developer
8 1 (3.03%) Database Consultant
8 1 (3.03%) Development Analyst
8 1 (3.03%) JSP Developer
8 1 (3.03%) Oracle Developer
8 1 (3.03%) Perl Developer
8 1 (3.03%) Senior JSP Developer
8 1 (3.03%) Senior Oracle Developer
8 1 (3.03%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (57.58%) Spring
2 18 (54.55%) J2SE
3 14 (42.42%) JMS
4 3 (9.09%) HTML
4 3 (9.09%) XML
5 2 (6.06%) CSS
5 2 (6.06%) Hibernate
5 2 (6.06%) JSP
5 2 (6.06%) Servlets
6 1 (3.03%) .NET
6 1 (3.03%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 1 (3.03%) Grails
6 1 (3.03%) J2EE
6 1 (3.03%) Moose
6 1 (3.03%) RESTful
6 1 (3.03%) SAP Basis
6 1 (3.03%) SOAP
6 1 (3.03%) Spring MVC
6 1 (3.03%) WCF
6 1 (3.03%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 19 (57.58%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (27.27%) Equity Derivative
3 8 (24.24%) Equities
4 4 (12.12%) Fixed Income
5 3 (9.09%) Derivative
6 2 (6.06%) Client/Server
6 2 (6.06%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 25 (75.76%) Linux
2 24 (72.73%) Unix
3 1 (3.03%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (72.73%) OO
2 21 (63.64%) SDLC
3 20 (60.61%) OOD
4 14 (42.42%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (42.42%) Software Engineering
5 8 (24.24%) Multithreading
6 7 (21.21%) Database Tuning
6 7 (21.21%) Performance Tuning
7 5 (15.15%) Investment Management
7 5 (15.15%) Wealth Management
8 2 (6.06%) Asset Management
8 2 (6.06%) Migration
8 2 (6.06%) Translating Business Requirements
9 1 (3.03%) Data Modelling
9 1 (3.03%) MVC
9 1 (3.03%) Scrum
9 1 (3.03%) SOA
9 1 (3.03%) Stakeholder Management
9 1 (3.03%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 26 (78.79%) Java
2 24 (72.73%) SQL
3 19 (57.58%) Perl
4 8 (24.24%) C++
5 3 (9.09%) ABAP
6 2 (6.06%) JavaScript
6 2 (6.06%) Scala
7 1 (3.03%) C#
7 1 (3.03%) Korn
7 1 (3.03%) Shell Script
7 1 (3.03%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 6 (18.18%) Oracle
1 6 (18.18%) SAP
2 2 (6.06%) Pega