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 October 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 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sybase
Rank 42 25 44
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +19
Contract jobs citing Sybase 23 40 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 3.05% 6.35% 2.44%
As % of the Vendors category 6.78% 14.87% 5.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 15 13
Average daily rate
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£440 £350 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.71% +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £293 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £364 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-9.06% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £90.00 -
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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
339 269 318
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 45.02% 42.70% 45.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 157 136 178
Average daily rate £350 £323 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.52% +2.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £178 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 7 5
Average hourly rate £33.75 £9.50 £16.36
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+255.26% -41.93%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.65 £9.25 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.50 £48.00 £20.04
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.11 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-0.62% -4.67%

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 24 October 2014.

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 24 October 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 36 (64.29%) Finance
1 36 (64.29%) Java
2 33 (58.93%) SQL
3 27 (48.21%) RDBMS
3 27 (48.21%) Relational Database
4 26 (46.43%) Performance Tuning
5 22 (39.29%) UNIX
6 21 (37.50%) DB2
6 21 (37.50%) Banking
7 19 (33.93%) SQL Server
8 18 (32.14%) Linux
8 18 (32.14%) Hibernate
8 18 (32.14%) Analytical Skills
9 17 (30.36%) Perl
10 16 (28.57%) Oracle
10 16 (28.57%) OO
10 16 (28.57%) Spring
11 14 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 14 (25.00%) Data Analysis
11 14 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
11 14 (25.00%) Servlets
11 14 (25.00%) PL/SQL
12 13 (23.21%) Web Services
13 12 (21.43%) XML
13 12 (21.43%) CSS
13 12 (21.43%) JSP
13 12 (21.43%) HTML
13 12 (21.43%) Data Modelling
13 12 (21.43%) OOD
14 11 (19.64%) Front Office

Sybase
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 (5.36%) IIS
2 1 (1.79%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.79%) Confluence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (48.21%) RDBMS
1 27 (48.21%) Relational Database
2 21 (37.50%) DB2
3 19 (33.93%) SQL Server
4 14 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 14 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 11 (19.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (5.36%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (5.36%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.79%) Ingres
7 1 (1.79%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (1.79%) JasperReports
7 1 (1.79%) Sybase IQ
7 1 (1.79%) Hadoop
7 1 (1.79%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.79%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.79%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 8 (14.29%) JUnit
2 3 (5.36%) Maven
3 2 (3.57%) Ant
3 2 (3.57%) Subversion
4 1 (1.79%) ClearCase
4 1 (1.79%) JIRA
4 1 (1.79%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.79%) Hudson
4 1 (1.79%) Jenkins
General
1 36 (64.29%) Finance
2 21 (37.50%) Banking
3 11 (19.64%) Front Office
4 6 (10.71%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 49 (87.50%) Developer
2 20 (35.71%) Java Developer
3 15 (26.79%) SQL Developer
4 11 (19.64%) SQL Server Developer
4 11 (19.64%) Senior Developer
5 9 (16.07%) Senior Java Developer
6 6 (10.71%) DB2 Developer
6 6 (10.71%) Analyst
6 6 (10.71%) Database Developer
7 5 (8.93%) Data Analyst
8 4 (7.14%) Technical Analyst
9 3 (5.36%) .NET Developer
10 2 (3.57%) Senior SQL Developer
11 1 (1.79%) Technical Specialist
11 1 (1.79%) Sybase Developer
11 1 (1.79%) C++ Developer
11 1 (1.79%) Applications Support Analyst
11 1 (1.79%) Support Analyst
11 1 (1.79%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (32.14%) Hibernate
2 16 (28.57%) Spring
3 14 (25.00%) Servlets
4 13 (23.21%) Web Services
5 12 (21.43%) XML
5 12 (21.43%) CSS
5 12 (21.43%) JSP
5 12 (21.43%) HTML
6 11 (19.64%) DHTML
6 11 (19.64%) XSL
6 11 (19.64%) EJB
7 8 (14.29%) J2SE
8 7 (12.50%) JMS
9 3 (5.36%) NHibernate
9 3 (5.36%) ASP.NET
9 3 (5.36%) .NET
9 3 (5.36%) WCF
10 2 (3.57%) GWT
10 2 (3.57%) REST
10 2 (3.57%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 18 (32.14%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (16.07%) Equity Derivative
3 4 (7.14%) Derivative
4 3 (5.36%) Computer Science
5 2 (3.57%) Market Risk
5 2 (3.57%) Hedge funds
5 2 (3.57%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.79%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 22 (39.29%) UNIX
2 18 (32.14%) Linux
3 5 (8.93%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (46.43%) Performance Tuning
2 16 (28.57%) OO
3 14 (25.00%) Data Analysis
4 12 (21.43%) Data Modelling
4 12 (21.43%) OOD
5 11 (19.64%) Technical Analysis
6 9 (16.07%) Kalman Filter
6 9 (16.07%) Wealth Management
6 9 (16.07%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (14.29%) Migration
7 8 (14.29%) Multithreading
8 6 (10.71%) Database Tuning
9 4 (7.14%) ETL
10 2 (3.57%) Stakeholder Management
10 2 (3.57%) Software Engineering
11 1 (1.79%) Business Analysis
11 1 (1.79%) TDD
11 1 (1.79%) Document Management
11 1 (1.79%) Scrum
11 1 (1.79%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 36 (64.29%) Java
2 33 (58.93%) SQL
3 17 (30.36%) Perl
4 14 (25.00%) PL/SQL
5 11 (19.64%) VBA
6 8 (14.29%) JavaScript
7 3 (5.36%) C#
7 3 (5.36%) Python
8 2 (3.57%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.79%) XPath
9 1 (1.79%) Scala
9 1 (1.79%) XQuery
9 1 (1.79%) C++
9 1 (1.79%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (3.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.79%) SLA
Vendors
1 16 (28.57%) Oracle
2 5 (8.93%) Informatica
3 4 (7.14%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.79%) Kofax
4 1 (1.79%) IBM