The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Sybase products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire 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 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Hertfordshire region.

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 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sybase
Rank 49 58 -
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -
Contract jobs citing Sybase 12 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.78% 0.16% -
As % of the Vendors category 3.85% 0.31% -
Number of daily rates quoted 10 1 0
Average daily rate
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£375 £500 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £90.00 £67.50
% change year-on-year
- +33.33%
Vendors Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
312 327 447
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 46.22% 53.87% 46.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 156 171 167
Average daily rate £375 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £180 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 18 33
Average hourly rate £20.00 £32.50 £29.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-38.46% +12.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £12.55 £11.43
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.50 £41.00 £35.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.56%
Sybase
East of England

Sybase
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Sybase across the Hertfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Sybase Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Sybase
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Sybase across the Hertfordshire region.

Sybase Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Sybase
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Sybase across the Hertfordshire region.

Sybase Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Sybase
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Sybase within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Watford - 10 £381 -
Sybase
East of England

Sybase
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 18 (90.00%) SQL
2 14 (70.00%) T-SQL
2 14 (70.00%) Finance
3 11 (55.00%) Web Services
4 10 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 10 (50.00%) Windows
4 10 (50.00%) Java
4 10 (50.00%) Sybase ASE
5 9 (45.00%) Spring
5 9 (45.00%) Hibernate
5 9 (45.00%) J2EE
6 8 (40.00%) Linux
7 6 (30.00%) JasperReports
7 6 (30.00%) Crystal Reports
8 4 (20.00%) JSP
8 4 (20.00%) JavaScript
8 4 (20.00%) Data Modelling
9 3 (15.00%) Migration
9 3 (15.00%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
10 2 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
10 2 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
10 2 (10.00%) IBM
11 1 (5.00%) HP
11 1 (5.00%) Dell
11 1 (5.00%) EMC
11 1 (5.00%) Juniper
11 1 (5.00%) Hitachi
11 1 (5.00%) Symantec
11 1 (5.00%) BCP

Sybase
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 10 (50.00%) Sybase ASE
2 6 (30.00%) JasperReports
2 6 (30.00%) Crystal Reports
3 3 (15.00%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (5.00%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) JIRA
1 1 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 14 (70.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (80.00%) Developer
2 9 (45.00%) Java Developer
3 5 (25.00%) SQL Developer
4 4 (20.00%) SQL DBA
4 4 (20.00%) DBA
5 2 (10.00%) Sybase DBA
5 2 (10.00%) Sybase Developer
5 2 (10.00%) PostgreSQL DBA
6 1 (5.00%) Architect
6 1 (5.00%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Technical Solutions Architect
6 1 (5.00%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (5.00%) Senior Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Test Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (55.00%) Web Services
2 9 (45.00%) Hibernate
2 9 (45.00%) Spring
2 9 (45.00%) J2EE
3 4 (20.00%) JSP
4 1 (5.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (5.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 10 (50.00%) Windows
2 8 (40.00%) Linux
3 1 (5.00%) UNIX
3 1 (5.00%) AIX
3 1 (5.00%) HPUX
3 1 (5.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (20.00%) Data Modelling
2 3 (15.00%) Migration
3 2 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (5.00%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (5.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (5.00%) Test Automation
4 1 (5.00%) Waterfall
4 1 (5.00%) Functional Testing
4 1 (5.00%) ETL
4 1 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (5.00%) BCP
4 1 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (5.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 18 (90.00%) SQL
2 14 (70.00%) T-SQL
3 10 (50.00%) Java
4 4 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (5.00%) VB
5 1 (5.00%) VB6
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) MBA
1 1 (5.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (10.00%) IBM
2 1 (5.00%) HP
2 1 (5.00%) Dell
2 1 (5.00%) EMC
2 1 (5.00%) Juniper
2 1 (5.00%) Hitachi
2 1 (5.00%) Symantec
2 1 (5.00%) VMware
2 1 (5.00%) Netezza
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle
2 1 (5.00%) Cisco