The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sybase products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sybase over the 3 months to 29 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
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sybase
Rank 26 24 25
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +1
Contract jobs citing Sybase 9 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 2.98% 1.12% 0.62%
As % of the Vendors category 5.84% 2.33% 1.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 0
Average daily rate
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£413 £350 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.85% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £410 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.80% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £65.00 - £50.50
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Merseyside

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Liverpool region.

Vendors Category
Liverpool
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
154 86 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 50.99% 48.04% 37.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 45 24
Average daily rate £338 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £200 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £493 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 9 3
Average hourly rate £14.50 £17.00 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.70% -20.93%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -10.25%

Sybase
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

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

Sybase Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

Sybase
Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Sybase Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

Sybase
Daily Rate Histogram in Liverpool

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Sybase across the Liverpool region over the 3 months to 29 July 2015.

Sybase Daily Rate Histogram in Liverpool

Sybase
Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Sybase Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

Sybase
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Liverpool 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 10 (100.00%) Middleware
2 8 (80.00%) SQL
2 8 (80.00%) DB2
3 6 (60.00%) MQSeries
3 6 (60.00%) SSL
3 6 (60.00%) IBM
3 6 (60.00%) Kerberos
3 6 (60.00%) CA
3 6 (60.00%) zOS
3 6 (60.00%) RACF
3 6 (60.00%) Mainframe
3 6 (60.00%) Information Security
3 6 (60.00%) SSH
3 6 (60.00%) ISPF
3 6 (60.00%) Time Sharing Option
3 6 (60.00%) Job Entry Subsystem
4 5 (50.00%) CICS
4 5 (50.00%) zSecure
5 4 (40.00%) Oracle
5 4 (40.00%) XML
5 4 (40.00%) UNIX
6 3 (30.00%) Finance
7 2 (20.00%) XML Messaging
7 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (20.00%) Banking
7 2 (20.00%) TIBCO
7 2 (20.00%) PKI
7 2 (20.00%) Test Automation
7 2 (20.00%) RESTful
7 2 (20.00%) Waterfall

Sybase
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Liverpool 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 6 (60.00%) MQSeries
2 5 (50.00%) CICS
3 2 (20.00%) WebSphere
3 2 (20.00%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Office
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 6 (60.00%) Kerberos
1 6 (60.00%) SSL
1 6 (60.00%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (80.00%) DB2
2 2 (20.00%) RDBMS
2 2 (20.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (20.00%) MySQL
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) SoapUI
General
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Security Engineer
1 5 (50.00%) Information Security Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Test Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Java Developer
3 1 (10.00%) RACF Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Junior Test Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Junior Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) Middleware
2 6 (60.00%) ISPF
3 4 (40.00%) XML
4 2 (20.00%) RESTful
4 2 (20.00%) XML Messaging
4 2 (20.00%) HTML
4 2 (20.00%) .NET
4 2 (20.00%) J2EE
4 2 (20.00%) SOAP
4 2 (20.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (60.00%) Mainframe
2 2 (20.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 6 (60.00%) zOS
2 4 (40.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Information Security
2 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (20.00%) ETL
2 2 (20.00%) Integration Testing
2 2 (20.00%) Multithreading
2 2 (20.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (20.00%) Waterfall
2 2 (20.00%) System Integration Testing
2 2 (20.00%) SDLC
3 1 (10.00%) People Management
3 1 (10.00%) Time Management
3 1 (10.00%) Security Management
3 1 (10.00%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 8 (80.00%) SQL
2 2 (20.00%) Assembly Language
2 2 (20.00%) REXX
2 2 (20.00%) C#
2 2 (20.00%) Java
2 2 (20.00%) JCL
2 2 (20.00%) CLIST
3 1 (10.00%) Perl
3 1 (10.00%) Shell Script
System Software
1 6 (60.00%) RACF
1 6 (60.00%) Time Sharing Option
1 6 (60.00%) Job Entry Subsystem
Systems Management
1 5 (50.00%) zSecure
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) IBM
1 6 (60.00%) CA
2 4 (40.00%) Oracle
3 2 (20.00%) TIBCO