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 22 August 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sybase
Rank 37 11 52
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +41
Contract jobs citing Sybase 37 72 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 4.27% 10.43% 0.84%
As % of the Vendors category 8.89% 24.57% 2.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 23 3
Average daily rate
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£406 £375 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £286 £262 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £436 £450 £398
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £90.00 £44.50
% change year-on-year
- +102.24%
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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
416 293 327
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 48.04% 42.46% 39.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 176 145 157
Average daily rate £350 £330 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £214 £175 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £452 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 8 14
Average hourly rate £17.50 £14.50 £9.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.68% +52.63%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.91
% change year-on-year
-10.25% -2.05%

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 22 August 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 22 August 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 43 (55.13%) Java
1 43 (55.13%) Finance
2 39 (50.00%) SQL
3 32 (41.03%) UNIX
4 27 (34.62%) Relational Database
5 25 (32.05%) SQL Server
6 24 (30.77%) Performance Tuning
7 23 (29.49%) RDBMS
8 22 (28.21%) Perl
9 20 (25.64%) DB2
9 20 (25.64%) Linux
9 20 (25.64%) Banking
10 19 (24.36%) Oracle
11 18 (23.08%) OO
12 17 (21.79%) XML
12 17 (21.79%) Spring
13 14 (17.95%) Data Modelling
13 14 (17.95%) OOD
14 13 (16.67%) Hibernate
15 11 (14.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 11 (14.10%) Web Services
15 11 (14.10%) J2EE
15 11 (14.10%) PL/SQL
15 11 (14.10%) SQL Server 2008
16 10 (12.82%) Technical Analysis
16 10 (12.82%) HTML
16 10 (12.82%) Servlets
16 10 (12.82%) Data Analysis
17 9 (11.54%) Business Analysis
17 9 (11.54%) Equity Derivative

Sybase
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 (3.85%) IIS
2 2 (2.56%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.28%) Confluence
3 1 (1.28%) GlassFish
3 1 (1.28%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.28%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (1.28%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (34.62%) Relational Database
2 25 (32.05%) SQL Server
3 23 (29.49%) RDBMS
4 20 (25.64%) DB2
5 11 (14.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 11 (14.10%) SQL Server 2008
6 8 (10.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (5.13%) KDB
7 4 (5.13%) Sybase IQ
8 3 (3.85%) SQL Server 2005
8 3 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (1.28%) NoSQL
9 1 (1.28%) Ingres
9 1 (1.28%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (8.97%) JUnit
2 4 (5.13%) Subversion
3 2 (2.56%) JIRA
3 2 (2.56%) Hudson
3 2 (2.56%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.28%) Trac
4 1 (1.28%) JBehave
4 1 (1.28%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.28%) CruiseControl
4 1 (1.28%) Bugzilla
4 1 (1.28%) Maven
4 1 (1.28%) ClearCase
4 1 (1.28%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.28%) Ant
General
1 43 (55.13%) Finance
2 20 (25.64%) Banking
3 9 (11.54%) Front Office
4 5 (6.41%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 64 (82.05%) Developer
2 28 (35.90%) Java Developer
3 16 (20.51%) SQL Developer
4 8 (10.26%) Analyst
4 8 (10.26%) SQL Server Developer
5 7 (8.97%) Senior Developer
6 6 (7.69%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 5 (6.41%) DB2 Developer
7 5 (6.41%) C++ Developer
7 5 (6.41%) Data Analyst
7 5 (6.41%) Sybase Developer
7 5 (6.41%) Database Developer
8 4 (5.13%) Senior Java Developer
8 4 (5.13%) J2EE Developer
8 4 (5.13%) Technical Analyst
8 4 (5.13%) .NET Developer
9 3 (3.85%) Senior SQL Developer
10 2 (2.56%) Support Analyst
10 2 (2.56%) Applications Support
10 2 (2.56%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (21.79%) XML
1 17 (21.79%) Spring
2 13 (16.67%) Hibernate
3 11 (14.10%) Web Services
3 11 (14.10%) J2EE
4 10 (12.82%) HTML
4 10 (12.82%) Servlets
5 9 (11.54%) EJB
5 9 (11.54%) CSS
5 9 (11.54%) JSP
5 9 (11.54%) XSL
5 9 (11.54%) DHTML
6 8 (10.26%) JMS
7 7 (8.97%) J2SE
8 6 (7.69%) SOAP
8 6 (7.69%) .NET
9 4 (5.13%) ASP.NET
10 3 (3.85%) WCF
10 3 (3.85%) NHibernate
10 3 (3.85%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 9 (11.54%) Equity Derivative
2 6 (7.69%) Derivative
3 4 (5.13%) Client/Server
4 3 (3.85%) Market Risk
4 3 (3.85%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.56%) Mathematics
5 2 (2.56%) Hedge funds
6 1 (1.28%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.28%) Equities
6 1 (1.28%) Physics
6 1 (1.28%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 32 (41.03%) UNIX
2 20 (25.64%) Linux
3 6 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (30.77%) Performance Tuning
2 18 (23.08%) OO
3 14 (17.95%) Data Modelling
3 14 (17.95%) OOD
4 10 (12.82%) Technical Analysis
4 10 (12.82%) Data Analysis
5 9 (11.54%) Business Analysis
6 7 (8.97%) Wealth Management
6 7 (8.97%) Multithreading
6 7 (8.97%) ETL
7 6 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (7.69%) Migration
7 6 (7.69%) Kalman Filter
8 5 (6.41%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (5.13%) Database Tuning
9 4 (5.13%) Analytics
10 3 (3.85%) Unit Testing
10 3 (3.85%) Data Transformation
10 3 (3.85%) Stakeholder Management
10 3 (3.85%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 43 (55.13%) Java
2 39 (50.00%) SQL
3 22 (28.21%) Perl
4 11 (14.10%) PL/SQL
5 9 (11.54%) VBA
5 9 (11.54%) Shell Script
6 6 (7.69%) C#
7 5 (6.41%) C++
8 4 (5.13%) Python
8 4 (5.13%) Korn
9 3 (3.85%) JavaScript
10 2 (2.56%) T-SQL
11 1 (1.28%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 3 (3.85%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.41%) QA
2 2 (2.56%) SLA
Vendors
1 19 (24.36%) Oracle
2 5 (6.41%) Informatica
3 4 (5.13%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.28%) Kofax
4 1 (1.28%) IBM