The first table below looks at the demand for PowerBuilder skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PowerBuilder over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the London 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.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sybase PowerBuilder
Rank 398 378 402
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +24
Contract jobs citing PowerBuilder 14 11 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.058% 0.051% 0.075%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.43% 0.41% 0.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 3 8
Average daily rate £375 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £425 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £505 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £600 £325
% change year-on-year
-41.66% +84.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Development Applications Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
3226 2694 2712
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 13.33% 12.47% 9.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 2371 2006 1817
Average daily rate £413 £420 £430
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.78% -2.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 14 21
Average hourly rate £33.75 £41.00 £36.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.68% +12.32%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £12.60 £28.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £117.50 £54.75 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +8.00%
PowerBuilder
England

PowerBuilder
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PowerBuilder across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

PowerBuilder Jobs Demand Trend in London

PowerBuilder
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

PowerBuilder Daily Rate Trend in London

PowerBuilder
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PowerBuilder across the London region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

PowerBuilder Daily Rate Histogram in London

PowerBuilder
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

PowerBuilder Hourly Rate Trend in London

PowerBuilder
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PowerBuilder within the London region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
City of London -12 4 - -
PowerBuilder
England

PowerBuilder
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing PowerBuilder 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 PowerBuilder.

1 18 (75.00%) SQL
2 14 (58.33%) Oracle
3 12 (50.00%) .NET
3 12 (50.00%) C#
3 12 (50.00%) UNIX
4 11 (45.83%) Oracle Database 10g
4 11 (45.83%) PL/SQL
4 11 (45.83%) Oracle Database 11g
4 11 (45.83%) Oracle Database
5 9 (37.50%) Finance
5 9 (37.50%) SQL Navigator
5 9 (37.50%) DB2
5 9 (37.50%) Linux
5 9 (37.50%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 7 (29.17%) OO
6 7 (29.17%) Java
7 6 (25.00%) MS Office
8 5 (20.83%) Windows XP
8 5 (20.83%) HP
8 5 (20.83%) Windows
8 5 (20.83%) C
8 5 (20.83%) Banking
8 5 (20.83%) Microsoft
8 5 (20.83%) Internet
8 5 (20.83%) ClearQuest
8 5 (20.83%) Regression Testing
8 5 (20.83%) User Acceptance Testing
8 5 (20.83%) Test Scripting
8 5 (20.83%) System Testing
8 5 (20.83%) HP Quality Center

PowerBuilder
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing PowerBuilder 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 PowerBuilder. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.17%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (25.00%) MS Office
2 1 (4.17%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (4.17%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 5 (20.83%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (45.83%) Oracle Database 10g
1 11 (45.83%) Oracle Database 11g
1 11 (45.83%) Oracle Database
2 9 (37.50%) SQL Navigator
2 9 (37.50%) DB2
3 3 (12.50%) Oracle BI EE
4 2 (8.33%) Relational Database
4 2 (8.33%) SQL Server
5 1 (4.17%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 9 (37.50%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 5 (20.83%) ClearQuest
3 1 (4.17%) LSMW
General
1 9 (37.50%) Finance
2 5 (20.83%) Banking
3 3 (12.50%) Corporate Banking
4 1 (4.17%) Front Office
4 1 (4.17%) Investment Banking
4 1 (4.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (45.83%) Developer
2 10 (41.67%) PowerBuilder Developer
3 7 (29.17%) PL/SQL Developer
3 7 (29.17%) SQL Developer
4 5 (20.83%) Tester
4 5 (20.83%) Systems Tester
5 3 (12.50%) Architect
5 3 (12.50%) OBIEE Architect
6 2 (8.33%) Applications Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Programmer
7 1 (4.17%) Applications Support
7 1 (4.17%) Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) Project Manager
7 1 (4.17%) Oracle Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Technical Specialist
7 1 (4.17%) Oracle Applications Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Development Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) Oracle Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (50.00%) .NET
2 2 (8.33%) J2EE
3 1 (4.17%) EDI
3 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET
3 1 (4.17%) SAP Smart Forms
3 1 (4.17%) BAPI
3 1 (4.17%) SAP ALE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.17%) PMI
1 1 (4.17%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 12 (50.00%) UNIX
2 9 (37.50%) Linux
3 5 (20.83%) Windows XP
3 5 (20.83%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (29.17%) OO
2 5 (20.83%) Regression Testing
2 5 (20.83%) User Acceptance Testing
2 5 (20.83%) Test Scripting
2 5 (20.83%) System Testing
3 3 (12.50%) Asset Management
4 2 (8.33%) Performance Testing
4 2 (8.33%) Software Testing
5 1 (4.17%) CRM
5 1 (4.17%) PRINCE2
5 1 (4.17%) Migration
5 1 (4.17%) Project Management
5 1 (4.17%) Systems Analysis
5 1 (4.17%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 18 (75.00%) SQL
2 12 (50.00%) C#
3 11 (45.83%) PL/SQL
4 7 (29.17%) Java
5 5 (20.83%) C
6 2 (8.33%) VB
7 1 (4.17%) ABAP
7 1 (4.17%) VBA
7 1 (4.17%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 3 (12.50%) Degree
2 2 (8.33%) ISEB
3 1 (4.17%) PMP
3 1 (4.17%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (20.83%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 14 (58.33%) Oracle
2 5 (20.83%) HP
2 5 (20.83%) Microsoft
3 4 (16.67%) Sybase
3 4 (16.67%) Business Objects
4 3 (12.50%) Cognos
4 3 (12.50%) MicroStrategy
5 1 (4.17%) SAP
5 1 (4.17%) Capita