The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sybase products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Lancashire 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 47 - 43
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Sybase 1 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 0.24% - 0.28%
As % of the Vendors category 0.48% - 0.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
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- - £375
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 Lancashire region.

Vendors Category
Lancashire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
207 88 202
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 50.24% 45.13% 55.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 133 38 116
Average daily rate £325 £310 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.83% -17.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £236 £243 £272
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £388 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 5 9
Average hourly rate £22.00 £11.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+100.00% -51.11%
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 Lancashire

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

Sybase Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

Sybase
Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Sybase Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

Sybase
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Lancashire 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 9 (100.00%) C#
1 9 (100.00%) WPF
1 9 (100.00%) MVVM
2 8 (88.89%) .NET
3 6 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (55.56%) Unit Testing
4 5 (55.56%) Crystal Reports
4 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (55.56%) TDD
4 5 (55.56%) SQL
4 5 (55.56%) Hibernate
4 5 (55.56%) Scrum
5 4 (44.44%) VB
5 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
5 4 (44.44%) VB6
6 3 (33.33%) WinForms
7 1 (11.11%) OO
7 1 (11.11%) OOD
7 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (11.11%) Time Management
7 1 (11.11%) MSBuild

Sybase
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Lancashire 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 5 (55.56%) Crystal Reports
2 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (11.11%) MSBuild
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Developer
2 7 (77.78%) Software Developer
3 5 (55.56%) C# Developer
4 4 (44.44%) .NET Developer
4 4 (44.44%) C# Software Developer
4 4 (44.44%) C# .NET Developer
4 4 (44.44%) WPF Developer
4 4 (44.44%) .NET Software Developer
4 4 (44.44%) SQL Developer
5 3 (33.33%) VB6 Developer
5 3 (33.33%) VB Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) WPF
2 8 (88.89%) .NET
3 5 (55.56%) Hibernate
4 3 (33.33%) WinForms
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) MVVM
2 5 (55.56%) Scrum
2 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (55.56%) TDD
2 5 (55.56%) Unit Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (11.11%) Time Management
3 1 (11.11%) OO
3 1 (11.11%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) C#
2 5 (55.56%) SQL
3 4 (44.44%) VB
3 4 (44.44%) VB6