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 August 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 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sybase
Rank 34 35 14
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -21
Contract jobs citing Sybase 41 40 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 4.57% 4.66% 9.45%
As % of the Vendors category 11.02% 9.88% 23.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 19 21
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£375 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £332 £301 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £443 £442 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £421 £388 £400
% change year-on-year
+8.70% -3.12%
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
372 405 266
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 41.43% 47.20% 40.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 166 172 138
Average daily rate £350 £360 £334
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £214 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £453 £449
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 7 8
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 £12.37 £11.50 £9.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £63.50 £17.50 £18.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -9.32%

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 August 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 August 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 68 (82.93%) Java
2 64 (78.05%) SQL
3 62 (75.61%) Finance
4 41 (50.00%) UNIX
5 40 (48.78%) Analytical Skills
6 36 (43.90%) Relational Database
6 36 (43.90%) Spring
7 35 (42.68%) RDBMS
8 34 (41.46%) Banking
9 27 (32.93%) OO
9 27 (32.93%) Linux
9 27 (32.93%) Performance Tuning
10 26 (31.71%) DB2
11 25 (30.49%) OOD
11 25 (30.49%) Investment Banking
12 23 (28.05%) SDLC
13 22 (26.83%) JMS
13 22 (26.83%) J2SE
13 22 (26.83%) JUnit
14 21 (25.61%) Agile Software Development
14 21 (25.61%) Hibernate
15 20 (24.39%) Front Office
15 20 (24.39%) Software Engineering
15 20 (24.39%) Equity Derivative
15 20 (24.39%) Perl
16 18 (21.95%) XML
17 16 (19.51%) Shell Script
18 15 (18.29%) Oracle
18 15 (18.29%) Wealth Management
19 13 (15.85%) T-SQL

Sybase
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 2 (2.44%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.22%) Apache Pig
2 1 (1.22%) Apache Spark
2 1 (1.22%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (1.22%) MS Office
1 1 (1.22%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.22%) MS Visio
1 1 (1.22%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.22%) CTI
1 1 (1.22%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (43.90%) Relational Database
2 35 (42.68%) RDBMS
3 26 (31.71%) DB2
4 12 (14.63%) SQL Server
5 11 (13.41%) Sybase ASE
6 10 (12.20%) Sybase IQ
6 10 (12.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 9 (10.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 9 (10.98%) SQL Server 2008
8 5 (6.10%) Big Data
9 4 (4.88%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (1.22%) Data Mining
10 1 (1.22%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (1.22%) KDB
10 1 (1.22%) MarkLogic
10 1 (1.22%) Hadoop
10 1 (1.22%) Apache Hive
10 1 (1.22%) MongoDB
10 1 (1.22%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (1.22%) HBase
Development Applications
1 22 (26.83%) JUnit
2 3 (3.66%) HP UFT
2 3 (3.66%) NUnit
3 2 (2.44%) CruiseControl
3 2 (2.44%) Subversion
3 2 (2.44%) Toad
3 2 (2.44%) TeamCity
3 2 (2.44%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (2.44%) MSBuild
4 1 (1.22%) QUnit
4 1 (1.22%) Jasmine
4 1 (1.22%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.22%) Fiddler
General
1 62 (75.61%) Finance
2 34 (41.46%) Banking
3 25 (30.49%) Investment Banking
4 20 (24.39%) Front Office
5 5 (6.10%) Legal
6 1 (1.22%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 68 (82.93%) Developer
2 45 (54.88%) Java Developer
3 20 (24.39%) SQL Developer
4 17 (20.73%) Senior Developer
5 16 (19.51%) Senior Java Developer
6 8 (9.76%) Technical Leader
6 8 (9.76%) Lead Java Developer
6 8 (9.76%) Lead Developer
6 8 (9.76%) Analyst
6 8 (9.76%) Technical Developer
7 5 (6.10%) SQL Server Developer
8 4 (4.88%) Sybase Developer
8 4 (4.88%) C# Developer
9 3 (3.66%) Test Analyst
9 3 (3.66%) QA Test Analyst
9 3 (3.66%) Functional Analyst
9 3 (3.66%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 3 (3.66%) QA Analyst
9 3 (3.66%) Functional Test Analyst
10 2 (2.44%) Informatica Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (43.90%) Spring
2 22 (26.83%) J2SE
2 22 (26.83%) JMS
3 21 (25.61%) Hibernate
4 18 (21.95%) XML
5 12 (14.63%) Web Services
6 11 (13.41%) .NET
7 10 (12.20%) J2EE
7 10 (12.20%) HTML
7 10 (12.20%) CSS
8 9 (10.98%) JSP
8 9 (10.98%) Servlets
8 9 (10.98%) DHTML
8 9 (10.98%) EJB
8 9 (10.98%) XSL
9 3 (3.66%) RESTful
9 3 (3.66%) SOAP
9 3 (3.66%) WPF
10 2 (2.44%) LINQ
10 2 (2.44%) Ext JS
Miscellaneous
1 40 (48.78%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (24.39%) Equity Derivative
3 12 (14.63%) Derivative
4 7 (8.54%) Fixed Income
5 6 (7.32%) Market Risk
6 3 (3.66%) Computer Science
6 3 (3.66%) Replication
7 2 (2.44%) Management Information System
7 2 (2.44%) Equities
7 2 (2.44%) Credit Derivative
7 2 (2.44%) Interest Rate Derivative
8 1 (1.22%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (1.22%) Data Centre
8 1 (1.22%) Grid Computing
8 1 (1.22%) Client/Server
8 1 (1.22%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 41 (50.00%) UNIX
2 27 (32.93%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (32.93%) OO
1 27 (32.93%) Performance Tuning
2 25 (30.49%) OOD
3 23 (28.05%) SDLC
4 21 (25.61%) Agile Software Development
5 20 (24.39%) Software Engineering
6 15 (18.29%) Wealth Management
7 11 (13.41%) Data Modelling
8 10 (12.20%) System Testing
9 8 (9.76%) Database Tuning
10 7 (8.54%) Kalman Filter
11 5 (6.10%) Multithreading
11 5 (6.10%) Investment Management
12 4 (4.88%) TDD
12 4 (4.88%) Data Analysis
12 4 (4.88%) ETL
12 4 (4.88%) Business Intelligence
13 3 (3.66%) Continuous Integration
13 3 (3.66%) Migration
13 3 (3.66%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 68 (82.93%) Java
2 64 (78.05%) SQL
3 20 (24.39%) Perl
4 16 (19.51%) Shell Script
5 13 (15.85%) T-SQL
6 12 (14.63%) C#
7 11 (13.41%) JavaScript
8 10 (12.20%) VBA
9 9 (10.98%) PL/SQL
10 5 (6.10%) Scala
11 4 (4.88%) C++
12 2 (2.44%) Python
13 1 (1.22%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (2.44%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.66%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.22%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 15 (18.29%) Oracle
2 4 (4.88%) Informatica
3 2 (2.44%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.22%) SAP
4 1 (1.22%) IBM
4 1 (1.22%) Perforce
4 1 (1.22%) Ab Initio
4 1 (1.22%) Teradata
4 1 (1.22%) Netezza
4 1 (1.22%) Greenplum
4 1 (1.22%) Vertica
4 1 (1.22%) Hortonworks
4 1 (1.22%) Cloudera
4 1 (1.22%) MapR