The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Sybase products and/or services 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 over the 3 months to 30 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 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.

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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sybase
Rank 196 145 126
Rank change year-on-year
-51 -19
Contract jobs citing Sybase 248 375 392
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.06% 1.55% 1.49%
As % of the Vendors category 2.34% 3.37% 3.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 184 258 281
Average daily rate
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£550 £500 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 0
Average hourly rate £83.75 £41.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+101.80% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £90.00 £67.50
% change year-on-year
- +33.33%
Vendors Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
10595 11141 11859
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 45.07% 45.91% 45.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 6683 7086 7130
Average daily rate £422 £425 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.70% +3.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £255 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 219 288 342
Average hourly rate £19.00 £21.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.52% +5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.53 £13.45 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.45 £48.00 £37.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.56
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.87%
Sybase
England

Sybase
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Sybase Jobs Demand Trend in London

Sybase
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Sybase Daily Rate Trend in London

Sybase
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Sybase across the London region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

Sybase Daily Rate Histogram in London

Sybase
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Sybase Hourly Rate Trend in London

Sybase
Hourly Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Sybase across the London region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

Sybase Hourly Rate Histogram in London

Sybase
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 within the London region over the 3 months to 30 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
City of London -14 105 £550 +10.00% 24
Canary Wharf +16 3 £550 +18.27%
Docklands, London +7 1 - -
South Croydon - - - -
Sybase
England

Sybase
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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.

1 298 (56.12%) Oracle
2 276 (51.98%) SQL
3 275 (51.79%) Banking
4 268 (50.47%) Java
5 243 (45.76%) UNIX
6 191 (35.97%) Finance
7 175 (32.96%) SQL Server
8 162 (30.51%) Investment Banking
9 150 (28.25%) Linux
10 146 (27.50%) Windows
11 116 (21.85%) C#
12 110 (20.72%) Perl
12 110 (20.72%) Relational Database
13 107 (20.15%) Front Office
14 89 (16.76%) C++
15 88 (16.57%) Spring
16 83 (15.63%) Multithreading
17 79 (14.88%) Fixed Income
18 76 (14.31%) Solaris
19 63 (11.86%) Shell Script
20 62 (11.68%) TDD
21 60 (11.30%) Equities
22 58 (10.92%) TIBCO
23 55 (10.36%) Agile Software Development
23 55 (10.36%) Degree
24 50 (9.42%) Derivative
25 48 (9.04%) Low Latency
26 47 (8.85%) Credit Risk
27 46 (8.66%) Microsoft
28 44 (8.29%) RDBMS

Sybase
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 27 (5.08%) WebLogic
2 23 (4.33%) WebSphere
3 16 (3.01%) Oracle Coherence
4 14 (2.64%) TIBCO EMS
5 10 (1.88%) Tomcat
5 10 (1.88%) Confluence
6 7 (1.32%) Apache
7 6 (1.13%) IIS
8 4 (0.75%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 4 (0.75%) Apache Pig
8 4 (0.75%) GlassFish
9 3 (0.56%) Oracle Workflow
9 3 (0.56%) MQSeries
9 3 (0.56%) FileNet
10 2 (0.38%) MS Exchange
10 2 (0.38%) MTS
11 1 (0.19%) Mule
11 1 (0.19%) Jetty
11 1 (0.19%) Elasticsearch
11 1 (0.19%) GemFire
Applications
1 35 (6.59%) MS Excel
2 18 (3.39%) MS Office
3 2 (0.38%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.19%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.19%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 7 (1.32%) Global One
2 5 (0.94%) Remedy ITSM
2 5 (0.94%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (0.75%) Kondor+
3 4 (0.75%) RMDS
4 3 (0.56%) Oracle BPM
4 3 (0.56%) ION MarketView
4 3 (0.56%) Summit
5 1 (0.19%) Front Arena
5 1 (0.19%) Brady Trinity
5 1 (0.19%) AWD
5 1 (0.19%) Oracle 11i
5 1 (0.19%) Murex MxG2000
5 1 (0.19%) Endur
5 1 (0.19%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 8 (1.51%) SaaS
2 1 (0.19%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.19%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 24 (4.52%) SAN
2 14 (2.64%) NAS
3 13 (2.45%) Internet
4 8 (1.51%) Intranet
4 8 (1.51%) LDAP
4 8 (1.51%) TCP/IP
5 7 (1.32%) Multicast
5 7 (1.32%) LAN
5 7 (1.32%) WAN
6 4 (0.75%) Firewall
6 4 (0.75%) HTTP
6 4 (0.75%) FCoE
6 4 (0.75%) Fibre Channel
7 2 (0.38%) AMQP
8 1 (0.19%) Cisco PIX
8 1 (0.19%) iSCSI
8 1 (0.19%) Cisco IOS
8 1 (0.19%) VPN
8 1 (0.19%) SSL
8 1 (0.19%) NetScreen
Database & Business Intelligence
1 175 (32.96%) SQL Server
2 110 (20.72%) Relational Database
3 44 (8.29%) RDBMS
4 41 (7.72%) Sybase ASE
5 37 (6.97%) Oracle Database
6 36 (6.78%) DB2
7 31 (5.84%) Data Warehouse
8 21 (3.95%) Oracle Database 10g
9 20 (3.77%) SQL Server 2008
10 18 (3.39%) Oracle Database 11g
11 15 (2.82%) KDB
11 15 (2.82%) MySQL
12 14 (2.64%) Sybase IQ
12 14 (2.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 13 (2.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 11 (2.07%) MongoDB
15 10 (1.88%) Crystal Reports
15 10 (1.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 9 (1.69%) Hadoop
16 9 (1.69%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 42 (7.91%) Subversion
2 37 (6.97%) JUnit
3 20 (3.77%) JIRA
4 19 (3.58%) Maven
5 18 (3.39%) Eclipse
6 17 (3.20%) Mockito
7 8 (1.51%) TeamCity
8 7 (1.32%) jMock
9 5 (0.94%) NUnit
9 5 (0.94%) Toad
10 4 (0.75%) PowerDesigner
10 4 (0.75%) Visual Studio
10 4 (0.75%) Eclipse RCP
10 4 (0.75%) Git (software)
11 3 (0.56%) Hudson
11 3 (0.56%) RIATest
11 3 (0.56%) CruiseControl
11 3 (0.56%) ClearCase
12 2 (0.38%) JMeter
12 2 (0.38%) ERwin
General
1 275 (51.79%) Banking
2 191 (35.97%) Finance
3 162 (30.51%) Investment Banking
4 107 (20.15%) Front Office
5 19 (3.58%) Financial Institution
6 18 (3.39%) Back Office
7 14 (2.64%) Retail
8 9 (1.69%) Retail Banking
9 5 (0.94%) Private Banking
10 2 (0.38%) Legal
10 2 (0.38%) Advertising
10 2 (0.38%) International Banking
11 1 (0.19%) Billing
11 1 (0.19%) French Language
11 1 (0.19%) German Language
11 1 (0.19%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 268 (50.47%) Developer
2 119 (22.41%) Java Developer
3 97 (18.27%) Analyst
4 48 (9.04%) DBA
5 46 (8.66%) Support Analyst
6 35 (6.59%) Architect
7 27 (5.08%) Sybase DBA
7 27 (5.08%) C++ Developer
8 25 (4.71%) Fidessa Developer
9 22 (4.14%) Applications Support
9 22 (4.14%) Senior Developer
10 20 (3.77%) Project Manager
10 20 (3.77%) Sybase Developer
11 18 (3.39%) C# Developer
12 17 (3.20%) Applications Support Analyst
12 17 (3.20%) Consultant
13 15 (2.82%) Business Analyst
14 14 (2.64%) SQL DBA
14 14 (2.64%) Infrastructure Architect
15 12 (2.26%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 88 (16.57%) Spring
2 44 (8.29%) .NET
3 39 (7.34%) XML
4 34 (6.40%) Hibernate
5 32 (6.03%) Middleware
6 28 (5.27%) JMS
7 26 (4.90%) HTML
8 24 (4.52%) Rendezvous
9 21 (3.95%) Swing
10 20 (3.77%) Web Services
11 16 (3.01%) J2EE
11 16 (3.01%) WPF
11 16 (3.01%) Java EE
12 15 (2.82%) XSLT
13 14 (2.64%) STL
14 13 (2.45%) WinForms
14 13 (2.45%) EJB
14 13 (2.45%) CSS
15 11 (2.07%) JDBC
16 9 (1.69%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 79 (14.88%) Fixed Income
2 60 (11.30%) Equities
3 50 (9.42%) Derivative
4 47 (8.85%) Credit Risk
5 40 (7.53%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 35 (6.59%) Replication
7 18 (3.39%) Computer Science
8 17 (3.20%) Hedge funds
9 15 (2.82%) Clustering
10 13 (2.45%) Mathematics
11 12 (2.26%) Market Risk
11 12 (2.26%) Enterprise Storage
12 7 (1.32%) Equity Derivative
12 7 (1.32%) N-Tier
12 7 (1.32%) Client/Server
13 6 (1.13%) Mainframe
13 6 (1.13%) CLARiiON
13 6 (1.13%) Symmetrix
13 6 (1.13%) Enterprise Software
14 5 (0.94%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 243 (45.76%) UNIX
2 150 (28.25%) Linux
3 146 (27.50%) Windows
4 76 (14.31%) Solaris
5 30 (5.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 13 (2.45%) Windows XP
7 11 (2.07%) AIX
8 7 (1.32%) Windows Server 2008
9 6 (1.13%) Windows 7
10 4 (0.75%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.19%) OpenSolaris
11 1 (0.19%) SUSE
11 1 (0.19%) Debian
11 1 (0.19%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.19%) HPUX
11 1 (0.19%) Tru64
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (15.63%) Multithreading
2 62 (11.68%) TDD
3 55 (10.36%) Agile Software Development
4 48 (9.04%) Low Latency
5 43 (8.10%) ITIL
6 41 (7.72%) OO
7 35 (6.59%) Risk Management
8 34 (6.40%) Performance Tuning
8 34 (6.40%) Analytics
9 33 (6.21%) Migration
10 32 (6.03%) Investment Management
11 31 (5.84%) Project Management
12 26 (4.90%) Data Modelling
12 26 (4.90%) ETL
13 25 (4.71%) UML
14 22 (4.14%) Electronic Trading
15 20 (3.77%) Disaster Recovery
15 20 (3.77%) Asset Management
16 19 (3.58%) E-Commerce
17 18 (3.39%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 276 (51.98%) SQL
2 268 (50.47%) Java
3 116 (21.85%) C#
4 110 (20.72%) Perl
5 89 (16.76%) C++
6 63 (11.86%) Shell Script
7 41 (7.72%) T-SQL
8 32 (6.03%) JavaScript
9 31 (5.84%) C
10 30 (5.65%) VBA
11 28 (5.27%) Tcl
11 28 (5.27%) Python
12 25 (4.71%) VB
13 21 (3.95%) PL/SQL
14 12 (2.26%) PowerShell
15 11 (2.07%) Korn
16 7 (1.32%) Bash Shell
17 6 (1.13%) PHP
18 5 (0.94%) VBScript
19 3 (0.56%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 55 (10.36%) Degree
2 6 (1.13%) ITIL Certification
3 5 (0.94%) DV Cleared
3 5 (0.94%) Security Cleared
3 5 (0.94%) ISEB
4 4 (0.75%) CISA
4 4 (0.75%) CISSP
4 4 (0.75%) PMI Certification
5 2 (0.38%) PMP
5 2 (0.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (0.38%) Sun Certification
5 2 (0.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (0.38%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.19%) Brainbench
6 1 (0.19%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (0.19%) ISEB Practitioner
6 1 (0.19%) RHCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (4.14%) QA
2 10 (1.88%) SLA
3 7 (1.32%) Data Quality
4 5 (0.94%) Basel III
5 4 (0.75%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 3 (0.56%) EMIR
6 3 (0.56%) CRD IV
6 3 (0.56%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 20 (3.77%) Oracle RAC
2 10 (1.88%) VMware ESX
2 10 (1.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (1.51%) Oracle RMAN
4 4 (0.75%) NFS
4 4 (0.75%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 4 (0.75%) SRDF
5 3 (0.56%) Veritas File System
5 3 (0.56%) Hyper-V
5 3 (0.56%) XenApp
6 2 (0.38%) Xen
6 2 (0.38%) KVM
7 1 (0.19%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 1 (0.19%) OpenSSH
7 1 (0.19%) qmail
7 1 (0.19%) Sendmail
7 1 (0.19%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 1 (0.19%) Apache Flume
7 1 (0.19%) Snort
7 1 (0.19%) Squid
Systems Management
1 12 (2.26%) Data Guard
2 10 (1.88%) Control-M
3 8 (1.51%) ITRS Geneos
4 7 (1.32%) BMC PATROL
5 5 (0.94%) SCOM
6 4 (0.75%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 3 (0.56%) Veritas Storage Foundation
7 3 (0.56%) Tivoli
8 1 (0.19%) HP Quality Center
8 1 (0.19%) ServiceCenter
8 1 (0.19%) SAP Afaria
8 1 (0.19%) Oozie
8 1 (0.19%) Ambari
8 1 (0.19%) Nessus
8 1 (0.19%) Nagios
Vendors
1 298 (56.12%) Oracle
2 58 (10.92%) TIBCO
3 46 (8.66%) Microsoft
4 33 (6.21%) Fidessa
5 29 (5.46%) Red Hat
6 27 (5.08%) Murex
7 23 (4.33%) JBoss
8 22 (4.14%) IBM
9 21 (3.95%) Business Objects
10 20 (3.77%) ION Trading
11 19 (3.58%) Sun
12 17 (3.20%) VMware
13 16 (3.01%) 29West
14 15 (2.82%) Informatica
15 13 (2.45%) EMC
15 13 (2.45%) Bloomberg
16 12 (2.26%) NetApp
16 12 (2.26%) Veritas
17 11 (2.07%) DataSynapse
17 11 (2.07%) SAP
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Rate: £600 - £700 per day + competitive
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London
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Rate: £600 - £675 per day + competitive
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