The first table below looks at the demand for Sybase ASE 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 Sybase ASE over the 3 months to 16 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 Database & Business Intelligence 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sybase Adaptive Server Enterprise (ASE)
Rank 404 346 362
Rank change year-on-year
-58 +16
Contract jobs citing Sybase ASE 12 33 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.048% 0.15% 0.22%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.22% 0.68% 1.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 17 51
Average daily rate £500 £530 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.66% -3.63%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £400 £381
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +4.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Database & Business Intelligence Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
5545 4861 5480
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 22.40% 22.11% 19.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 3884 3412 3560
Average daily rate £425 £440 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.40% +3.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 30 30
Average hourly rate £31.00 £23.20 £26.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.62% -10.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.40 £17.30 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £73.00 £52.50 £49.02
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +1.81%
Sybase ASE
England

Sybase ASE
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Sybase ASE across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Sybase ASE Jobs Demand Trend in London

Sybase ASE
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Sybase ASE Daily Rate Trend in London

Sybase ASE
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Sybase ASE across the London region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

Sybase ASE Daily Rate Histogram in London

Sybase ASE
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Sybase ASE Hourly Rate Trend in London

Sybase ASE
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 Sybase ASE within the London region over the 3 months to 16 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 -10 5 £485 -5.82%
Sybase ASE
England

Sybase ASE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Sybase ASE 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 ASE.

1 27 (100.00%) Sybase
2 19 (70.37%) Banking
3 17 (62.96%) Linux
4 16 (59.26%) SQL
5 15 (55.56%) Finance
6 13 (48.15%) UNIX
6 13 (48.15%) Investment Banking
6 13 (48.15%) Replication
7 10 (37.04%) SQL Server
8 8 (29.63%) Java
8 8 (29.63%) Perl
9 7 (25.93%) Performance Tuning
9 7 (25.93%) Relational Database
10 6 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 6 (22.22%) Sybase IQ
10 6 (22.22%) Change Management
10 6 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
10 6 (22.22%) Veritas
11 5 (18.52%) Red Hat
11 5 (18.52%) RDBMS
11 5 (18.52%) Migration
11 5 (18.52%) Windows
11 5 (18.52%) Performance Analysis
12 4 (14.81%) SQL Server 2008
12 4 (14.81%) FitNesse
12 4 (14.81%) Remedy ITSM
12 4 (14.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 4 (14.81%) SCOM
12 4 (14.81%) Clustering
12 4 (14.81%) Korn

Sybase ASE
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Sybase ASE 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 ASE. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (11.11%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 4 (14.81%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (3.70%) Summit
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.81%) SAN
2 2 (7.41%) TCP/IP
2 2 (7.41%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (37.04%) SQL Server
2 7 (25.93%) Relational Database
3 6 (22.22%) Sybase IQ
4 5 (18.52%) RDBMS
5 4 (14.81%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (14.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (14.81%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 3 (11.11%) Oracle Database 10g
6 3 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (11.11%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (11.11%) Oracle Database
7 2 (7.41%) InterSystems Cache
7 2 (7.41%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (7.41%) OLTP
7 2 (7.41%) DB2
7 2 (7.41%) MySQL
8 1 (3.70%) SQL Anywhere
Development Applications
1 4 (14.81%) FitNesse
2 3 (11.11%) JUnit
2 3 (11.11%) EasyMock
2 3 (11.11%) DbUnit
2 3 (11.11%) Mockito
3 2 (7.41%) VTune
3 2 (7.41%) Valgrind
3 2 (7.41%) Subversion
4 1 (3.70%) JIRA
4 1 (3.70%) Jenkins
General
1 19 (70.37%) Banking
2 15 (55.56%) Finance
3 13 (48.15%) Investment Banking
4 3 (11.11%) Front Office
4 3 (11.11%) Retail
5 1 (3.70%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (44.44%) Developer
2 11 (40.74%) DBA
2 11 (40.74%) Sybase DBA
3 5 (18.52%) Sybase Developer
4 4 (14.81%) Database Developer
5 3 (11.11%) Administrator
5 3 (11.11%) Java Developer
5 3 (11.11%) SQL Developer
6 2 (7.41%) SQL DBA
6 2 (7.41%) C++ Developer
6 2 (7.41%) SQL Server DBA
6 2 (7.41%) SQL Database Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Analyst
7 1 (3.70%) Business Analyst
7 1 (3.70%) Analyst Programmer
7 1 (3.70%) Programmer
7 1 (3.70%) IT Business Analyst
7 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Java Analyst Programmer
7 1 (3.70%) Java Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.11%) Web Services
1 3 (11.11%) JMS
1 3 (11.11%) Spring
2 2 (7.41%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 2 (7.41%) STL
2 2 (7.41%) XML
2 2 (7.41%) .NET
2 2 (7.41%) Rendezvous
Miscellaneous
1 13 (48.15%) Replication
2 4 (14.81%) Clustering
3 3 (11.11%) Derivative
3 3 (11.11%) SWIFT
4 2 (7.41%) Equities
4 2 (7.41%) Client/Server
4 2 (7.41%) N-Tier
5 1 (3.70%) Fixed Income
5 1 (3.70%) Credit Risk
5 1 (3.70%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 17 (62.96%) Linux
2 13 (48.15%) UNIX
3 6 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (18.52%) Windows
5 4 (14.81%) Solaris
6 2 (7.41%) AIX
7 1 (3.70%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (25.93%) Performance Tuning
2 6 (22.22%) Change Management
2 6 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (18.52%) Migration
3 5 (18.52%) Performance Analysis
4 4 (14.81%) ITIL
5 3 (11.11%) Capacity Management
5 3 (11.11%) Low Latency
6 2 (7.41%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (7.41%) Multithreading
6 2 (7.41%) Asset Management
6 2 (7.41%) Data Management
6 2 (7.41%) E-Commerce
6 2 (7.41%) OO
6 2 (7.41%) Validation
6 2 (7.41%) Project Management
6 2 (7.41%) Data Transformation
7 1 (3.70%) Scrum
7 1 (3.70%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (3.70%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 16 (59.26%) SQL
2 8 (29.63%) Java
2 8 (29.63%) Perl
3 4 (14.81%) Korn
4 3 (11.11%) PowerShell
4 3 (11.11%) Bash Shell
5 2 (7.41%) Lua
5 2 (7.41%) Python
5 2 (7.41%) PHP
5 2 (7.41%) C#
5 2 (7.41%) C++
5 2 (7.41%) VBScript
6 1 (3.70%) Shell Script
6 1 (3.70%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (11.11%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (11.11%) Oracle RMAN
1 3 (11.11%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 4 (14.81%) SCOM
1 4 (14.81%) BMC PATROL
2 3 (11.11%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 3 (11.11%) Data Guard
3 2 (7.41%) Puppet
4 1 (3.70%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 27 (100.00%) Sybase
2 6 (22.22%) Veritas
3 5 (18.52%) Red Hat
4 4 (14.81%) Oracle
4 4 (14.81%) Remedy
4 4 (14.81%) Microsoft
4 4 (14.81%) BMC
5 3 (11.11%) IBM
6 2 (7.41%) TIBCO
6 2 (7.41%) EMC
6 2 (7.41%) NetApp
7 1 (3.70%) Murex
7 1 (3.70%) Misys
7 1 (3.70%) Reuters
7 1 (3.70%) Bloomberg
7 1 (3.70%) SAP
7 1 (3.70%) JBoss