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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sybase
Rank 36 43 10
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -33
Contract jobs citing Sybase 35 32 88
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 4.08% 3.91% 11.20%
As % of the Vendors category 10.17% 9.22% 27.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 15 25
Average daily rate
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£375 £413 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £316 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £437 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+8.38% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £65.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £65.00 - £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
344 347 317
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 40.14% 42.37% 40.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 154 133 134
Average daily rate £350 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £181 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £441 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 7 11
Average hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% +20.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.25 £13.00 £9.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £56.00 £24.00 £18.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £19.48
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -10.16%

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 63 (79.75%) Java
1 63 (79.75%) Finance
2 57 (72.15%) SQL
3 39 (49.37%) Banking
4 38 (48.10%) Spring
5 35 (44.30%) UNIX
5 35 (44.30%) Relational Database
6 34 (43.04%) Analytical Skills
6 34 (43.04%) RDBMS
7 29 (36.71%) Investment Banking
7 29 (36.71%) Performance Tuning
8 28 (35.44%) OO
9 26 (32.91%) OOD
10 25 (31.65%) DB2
10 25 (31.65%) Front Office
11 24 (30.38%) Linux
12 23 (29.11%) Hibernate
13 22 (27.85%) J2SE
13 22 (27.85%) JMS
13 22 (27.85%) JUnit
14 20 (25.32%) Agile Software Development
14 20 (25.32%) Perl
14 20 (25.32%) SDLC
15 18 (22.78%) Equity Derivative
15 18 (22.78%) XML
15 18 (22.78%) Software Engineering
16 16 (20.25%) Wealth Management
17 15 (18.99%) Oracle
17 15 (18.99%) SQL Server
18 13 (16.46%) C#

Sybase
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 4 (5.06%) IIS
2 2 (2.53%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.27%) Apache Pig
3 1 (1.27%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 1 (1.27%) MS Office
1 1 (1.27%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.27%) MS Visio
1 1 (1.27%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.27%) CTI
1 1 (1.27%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (44.30%) Relational Database
2 34 (43.04%) RDBMS
3 25 (31.65%) DB2
4 15 (18.99%) SQL Server
5 10 (12.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 9 (11.39%) Sybase ASE
6 9 (11.39%) Sybase IQ
6 9 (11.39%) SQL Server 2008
6 9 (11.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (6.33%) Big Data
8 4 (5.06%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (3.80%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (1.27%) Data Mining
10 1 (1.27%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (1.27%) MarkLogic
10 1 (1.27%) KDB
10 1 (1.27%) Hadoop
10 1 (1.27%) Apache Hive
10 1 (1.27%) MongoDB
10 1 (1.27%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 22 (27.85%) JUnit
2 3 (3.80%) NUnit
3 2 (2.53%) CruiseControl
3 2 (2.53%) Subversion
3 2 (2.53%) TeamCity
3 2 (2.53%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (2.53%) MSBuild
4 1 (1.27%) QUnit
4 1 (1.27%) Jasmine
4 1 (1.27%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.27%) Toad
4 1 (1.27%) HP UFT
4 1 (1.27%) Fiddler
General
1 63 (79.75%) Finance
2 39 (49.37%) Banking
3 29 (36.71%) Investment Banking
4 25 (31.65%) Front Office
5 3 (3.80%) Legal
6 1 (1.27%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 68 (86.08%) Developer
2 46 (58.23%) Java Developer
3 22 (27.85%) Senior Developer
4 21 (26.58%) Senior Java Developer
5 17 (21.52%) SQL Developer
6 6 (7.59%) Analyst
7 5 (6.33%) .NET Developer
7 5 (6.33%) SQL Server Developer
8 4 (5.06%) Technical Leader
8 4 (5.06%) Lead Java Developer
8 4 (5.06%) Technical Developer
8 4 (5.06%) C# Developer
8 4 (5.06%) Lead Developer
9 3 (3.80%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 2 (2.53%) C# .NET Developer
10 2 (2.53%) Market Risk Developer
10 2 (2.53%) SQL Server BI Developer
10 2 (2.53%) Business Analyst
10 2 (2.53%) Informatica Consultant
10 2 (2.53%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (48.10%) Spring
2 23 (29.11%) Hibernate
3 22 (27.85%) J2SE
3 22 (27.85%) JMS
4 18 (22.78%) XML
5 12 (15.19%) Web Services
5 12 (15.19%) .NET
6 10 (12.66%) CSS
7 9 (11.39%) JSP
7 9 (11.39%) Servlets
7 9 (11.39%) DHTML
7 9 (11.39%) HTML
7 9 (11.39%) EJB
7 9 (11.39%) XSL
8 8 (10.13%) J2EE
9 5 (6.33%) ASP.NET
9 5 (6.33%) WCF
10 4 (5.06%) NHibernate
11 3 (3.80%) WPF
11 3 (3.80%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 34 (43.04%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (22.78%) Equity Derivative
3 9 (11.39%) Derivative
4 7 (8.86%) Fixed Income
5 5 (6.33%) Market Risk
6 3 (3.80%) Computer Science
7 2 (2.53%) Interest Rate Derivative
7 2 (2.53%) Equities
7 2 (2.53%) Credit Derivative
7 2 (2.53%) Management Information System
7 2 (2.53%) Replication
8 1 (1.27%) Client/Server
8 1 (1.27%) N-Tier
8 1 (1.27%) Grid Computing
8 1 (1.27%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (1.27%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 35 (44.30%) UNIX
2 24 (30.38%) Linux
3 3 (3.80%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (36.71%) Performance Tuning
2 28 (35.44%) OO
3 26 (32.91%) OOD
4 20 (25.32%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (25.32%) SDLC
5 18 (22.78%) Software Engineering
6 16 (20.25%) Wealth Management
7 12 (15.19%) Database Tuning
8 11 (13.92%) Data Modelling
9 8 (10.13%) Multithreading
9 8 (10.13%) System Testing
10 7 (8.86%) Kalman Filter
11 6 (7.59%) Investment Management
12 5 (6.33%) TDD
13 4 (5.06%) Continuous Integration
13 4 (5.06%) ETL
13 4 (5.06%) Business Intelligence
14 3 (3.80%) Data Analysis
14 3 (3.80%) Migration
14 3 (3.80%) Data Mapping
Programming Languages
1 63 (79.75%) Java
2 57 (72.15%) SQL
3 20 (25.32%) Perl
4 13 (16.46%) C#
4 13 (16.46%) Shell Script
5 10 (12.66%) VBA
5 10 (12.66%) JavaScript
5 10 (12.66%) T-SQL
6 9 (11.39%) PL/SQL
7 5 (6.33%) Scala
8 2 (2.53%) Python
8 2 (2.53%) C++
9 1 (1.27%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (2.53%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.27%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.27%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 15 (18.99%) Oracle
2 5 (6.33%) Microsoft
3 4 (5.06%) Informatica
4 1 (1.27%) Perforce
4 1 (1.27%) Ab Initio
4 1 (1.27%) Teradata
4 1 (1.27%) Netezza
4 1 (1.27%) Greenplum
4 1 (1.27%) Vertica
4 1 (1.27%) Hortonworks
4 1 (1.27%) Cloudera
4 1 (1.27%) MapR
4 1 (1.27%) IBM