The table below looks at the statistics 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 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sybase
Rank 180 183 145
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -38
Contract jobs citing Sybase 268 272 291
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.25% 1.21% 1.41%
As % of the Vendors category 2.81% 2.75% 3.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 180 211 208
Average daily rate
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£536 £550 £515
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% +6.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £425 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £628 £675 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £87.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £22.00
Sybase
England

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

Vendors Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
9530 9875 9410
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 44.57% 44.07% 45.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 6223 6354 6044
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 201 222 227
Average hourly rate £18.70 £18.70 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -1.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.09 £14.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £37.50 £40.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £18.40
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -4.89%

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 27 March 2015.

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
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 27 March 2015. 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 -27 60 £525 -12.50% 12
Canary Wharf +4 1 £515 -12.34%
Mayfair - - - -
Ealing - - - - 1
Croydon - - - -
Sybase
England

Sybase
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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.

1 287 (51.90%) SQL
2 263 (47.56%) Oracle
3 240 (43.40%) Java
4 231 (41.77%) UNIX
5 214 (38.70%) Finance
6 210 (37.97%) Banking
7 172 (31.10%) SQL Server
8 135 (24.41%) Linux
9 133 (24.05%) Investment Banking
10 128 (23.15%) Front Office
11 106 (19.17%) Agile Software Development
12 98 (17.72%) C#
13 94 (17.00%) Perl
14 91 (16.46%) Relational Database
15 78 (14.10%) Derivative
16 74 (13.38%) C++
17 73 (13.20%) Migration
17 73 (13.20%) Fixed Income
18 71 (12.84%) .NET
18 71 (12.84%) Windows
19 63 (11.39%) Shell Script
19 63 (11.39%) Multithreading
20 62 (11.21%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
21 60 (10.85%) Spring
22 58 (10.49%) XML
23 56 (10.13%) Equities
24 55 (9.95%) TDD
25 48 (8.68%) HTML
26 45 (8.14%) Data Modelling
26 45 (8.14%) Analytical Skills

Sybase
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 34 (6.15%) WebSphere
2 23 (4.16%) Oracle Coherence
3 18 (3.25%) Tomcat
4 17 (3.07%) JBoss
5 15 (2.71%) WebLogic
6 12 (2.17%) Apache
7 11 (1.99%) IIS
8 9 (1.63%) GlassFish
9 7 (1.27%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 6 (1.08%) Oracle Workflow
10 6 (1.08%) TIBCO EMS
11 5 (0.90%) NetWeaver
11 5 (0.90%) SharePoint
12 4 (0.72%) WebSphere Application Server
12 4 (0.72%) MQSeries
13 3 (0.54%) Apache Pig
14 2 (0.36%) Apache ServiceMix
14 2 (0.36%) FileNet
14 2 (0.36%) Confluence
15 1 (0.18%) AquaLogic Service Bus
Applications
1 28 (5.06%) MS Excel
2 4 (0.72%) MS Office
3 2 (0.36%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.18%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 13 (2.35%) Summit
2 7 (1.27%) CODA-Financials
2 7 (1.27%) IntelliMatch
3 6 (1.08%) Murex MxG2000
3 6 (1.08%) RMDS
4 5 (0.90%) thinkFolio
5 4 (0.72%) Oracle General Ledger
6 3 (0.54%) ION MarketView
7 2 (0.36%) Remedy ITSM
7 2 (0.36%) Magento
7 2 (0.36%) BusinessWorks
8 1 (0.18%) Oracle EBS
8 1 (0.18%) Oracle Applications
8 1 (0.18%) SAP ERP
8 1 (0.18%) HFM
8 1 (0.18%) Adaptiv
8 1 (0.18%) Algo Collateral
8 1 (0.18%) Oracle BPM
8 1 (0.18%) Oracle Utilities
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.08%) SaaS
2 1 (0.18%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (2.35%) HTTP
2 11 (1.99%) SAN
2 11 (1.99%) Firewall
3 10 (1.81%) NAS
4 9 (1.63%) Internet
5 8 (1.45%) LAN
5 8 (1.45%) WAN
6 7 (1.27%) Intranet
7 6 (1.08%) iSCSI
7 6 (1.08%) HTTPS
7 6 (1.08%) FCoE
7 6 (1.08%) Fibre Channel
7 6 (1.08%) Multicast
8 5 (0.90%) FTP
9 4 (0.72%) TCP/IP
9 4 (0.72%) DNS
10 3 (0.54%) SMTP
10 3 (0.54%) Broadband
10 3 (0.54%) SSL
10 3 (0.54%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 172 (31.10%) SQL Server
2 91 (16.46%) Relational Database
3 34 (6.15%) RDBMS
4 32 (5.79%) DB2
5 31 (5.61%) Data Warehouse
5 31 (5.61%) Sybase ASE
6 26 (4.70%) Oracle Database
7 21 (3.80%) Sybase IQ
8 20 (3.62%) Hadoop
9 19 (3.44%) Crystal Reports
9 19 (3.44%) Oracle Reports
10 18 (3.25%) Oracle Database 11g
10 18 (3.25%) KDB
11 16 (2.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 15 (2.71%) Big Data
13 14 (2.53%) MS Access
14 13 (2.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 11 (1.99%) HBase
16 10 (1.81%) OLTP
16 10 (1.81%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 28 (5.06%) Subversion
1 28 (5.06%) Maven
2 26 (4.70%) JUnit
3 24 (4.34%) Ant
4 23 (4.16%) Eclipse
5 21 (3.80%) JIRA
6 19 (3.44%) Selenium
7 15 (2.71%) TeamCity
7 15 (2.71%) Mockito
8 13 (2.35%) Jenkins
9 12 (2.17%) QuickTest Pro
10 10 (1.81%) Visual Studio
10 10 (1.81%) CruiseControl
11 9 (1.63%) NUnit
11 9 (1.63%) Eclipse RCP
12 8 (1.45%) Git (software)
13 7 (1.27%) Hudson
13 7 (1.27%) PowerDesigner
13 7 (1.27%) Toad
14 6 (1.08%) ERwin
General
1 214 (38.70%) Finance
2 210 (37.97%) Banking
3 133 (24.05%) Investment Banking
4 128 (23.15%) Front Office
5 22 (3.98%) Back Office
6 13 (2.35%) Financial Institution
7 8 (1.45%) French Language
8 7 (1.27%) Retail
9 4 (0.72%) General Ledger
9 4 (0.72%) Telecoms
9 4 (0.72%) Legal
9 4 (0.72%) Advertising
10 3 (0.54%) Electronics
11 1 (0.18%) Games
11 1 (0.18%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.18%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 265 (47.92%) Developer
2 127 (22.97%) Java Developer
3 100 (18.08%) Analyst
4 49 (8.86%) Architect
5 41 (7.41%) Support Analyst
6 40 (7.23%) C# Developer
7 35 (6.33%) DBA
7 35 (6.33%) Senior Developer
8 34 (6.15%) Applications Support
9 28 (5.06%) C++ Developer
10 21 (3.80%) Senior Java Developer
11 20 (3.62%) Data Architect
12 16 (2.89%) SQL DBA
13 15 (2.71%) Test Analyst
14 14 (2.53%) Business Analyst
14 14 (2.53%) Sybase DBA
14 14 (2.53%) Senior Analyst
15 13 (2.35%) Consultant
16 12 (2.17%) Programmer
16 12 (2.17%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (12.84%) .NET
2 60 (10.85%) Spring
3 58 (10.49%) XML
4 48 (8.68%) HTML
5 29 (5.24%) WinForms
6 25 (4.52%) XSLT
6 25 (4.52%) WPF
7 22 (3.98%) Rendezvous
7 22 (3.98%) JMS
8 19 (3.44%) FIX Protocol
9 18 (3.25%) Hibernate
9 18 (3.25%) HTML5
9 18 (3.25%) Web Services
9 18 (3.25%) CSS
9 18 (3.25%) J2EE
10 17 (3.07%) Middleware
11 14 (2.53%) .NET Framework
12 13 (2.35%) JDBC
13 12 (2.17%) Swing
14 11 (1.99%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 78 (14.10%) Derivative
2 73 (13.20%) Fixed Income
3 62 (11.21%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 56 (10.13%) Equities
5 45 (8.14%) Analytical Skills
6 24 (4.34%) Replication
7 17 (3.07%) Market Risk
8 14 (2.53%) Computer Science
9 10 (1.81%) Management Information System
9 10 (1.81%) Clustering
9 10 (1.81%) Credit Risk
10 9 (1.63%) Visualisation
10 9 (1.63%) Interest Rate Derivative
11 8 (1.45%) Reference Data
12 7 (1.27%) Grid Computing
13 6 (1.08%) N-Tier
13 6 (1.08%) Equity Derivative
13 6 (1.08%) iPad
13 6 (1.08%) SWIFT
14 5 (0.90%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 231 (41.77%) UNIX
2 135 (24.41%) Linux
3 71 (12.84%) Windows
4 28 (5.06%) Solaris
5 11 (1.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (0.90%) Windows XP
6 5 (0.90%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (0.90%) SUSE
7 4 (0.72%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (0.54%) Oracle Linux
8 3 (0.54%) Windows NT
9 2 (0.36%) AIX
9 2 (0.36%) Debian
9 2 (0.36%) Apple iOS
9 2 (0.36%) zOS
10 1 (0.18%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 106 (19.17%) Agile Software Development
2 73 (13.20%) Migration
3 63 (11.39%) Multithreading
4 55 (9.95%) TDD
5 45 (8.14%) Data Modelling
6 40 (7.23%) Performance Tuning
7 34 (6.15%) Analytics
7 34 (6.15%) OO
7 34 (6.15%) Project Management
8 33 (5.97%) Low Latency
9 32 (5.79%) Data Migration
10 31 (5.61%) Scrum
11 29 (5.24%) Unit Testing
12 26 (4.70%) Business Intelligence
13 24 (4.34%) Business Analysis
13 24 (4.34%) Continuous Integration
14 23 (4.16%) ETL
15 22 (3.98%) ITIL
16 19 (3.44%) Workflow
16 19 (3.44%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 287 (51.90%) SQL
2 240 (43.40%) Java
3 98 (17.72%) C#
4 94 (17.00%) Perl
5 74 (13.38%) C++
6 63 (11.39%) Shell Script
7 44 (7.96%) JavaScript
8 36 (6.51%) T-SQL
9 31 (5.61%) PL/SQL
9 31 (5.61%) Bash Shell
10 29 (5.24%) VB
11 27 (4.88%) Korn
12 26 (4.70%) Python
13 14 (2.53%) C
14 8 (1.45%) PowerShell
15 7 (1.27%) VB6
15 7 (1.27%) VBA
16 5 (0.90%) ABAP
16 5 (0.90%) Tcl
16 5 (0.90%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 22 (3.98%) Degree
2 15 (2.71%) Security Cleared
3 10 (1.81%) DV Cleared
3 10 (1.81%) ISEB
3 10 (1.81%) ISTQB
4 6 (1.08%) Sun Certification
5 2 (0.36%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (0.36%) CFA
5 2 (0.36%) MCP
6 1 (0.18%) PhD
6 1 (0.18%) CISSP
6 1 (0.18%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.18%) CISA
6 1 (0.18%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (4.52%) QA
2 2 (0.36%) SLA
2 2 (0.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (0.36%) MiFID
2 2 (0.36%) COREP
2 2 (0.36%) FINREP
3 1 (0.18%) Basel III
3 1 (0.18%) CRD IV
System Software
1 15 (2.71%) Oracle RAC
1 15 (2.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (1.27%) NFS
3 6 (1.08%) Hyper-V
3 6 (1.08%) SRDF
3 6 (1.08%) KVM
3 6 (1.08%) Xen
4 5 (0.90%) Active Directory
5 3 (0.54%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 3 (0.54%) Apache Flume
6 2 (0.36%) HDFS
7 1 (0.18%) Samba
7 1 (0.18%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 16 (2.89%) Control-M
2 8 (1.45%) HP Quality Center
3 6 (1.08%) Puppet
4 4 (0.72%) Tivoli
5 3 (0.54%) BMC PATROL
5 3 (0.54%) Ambari
5 3 (0.54%) Oozie
5 3 (0.54%) ITRS Geneos
6 1 (0.18%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 1 (0.18%) Red Hat Spacewalk
6 1 (0.18%) Oracle RMAN
6 1 (0.18%) WSUS
6 1 (0.18%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 263 (47.56%) Oracle
2 44 (7.96%) TIBCO
3 31 (5.61%) Microsoft
4 30 (5.42%) Business Objects
4 30 (5.42%) Murex
5 22 (3.98%) IBM
6 21 (3.80%) SAP
6 21 (3.80%) VMware
7 14 (2.53%) 29West
8 12 (2.17%) Fidessa
8 12 (2.17%) Sun
8 12 (2.17%) Red Hat
9 10 (1.81%) Informatica
9 10 (1.81%) ION Trading
9 10 (1.81%) DataSynapse
10 9 (1.63%) Cisco
11 8 (1.45%) Intel
12 7 (1.27%) Bloomberg
12 7 (1.27%) CODA
12 7 (1.27%) Teradata
City, London
Parallel Consulting
Rate: £575 - £600 per day
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 23 hours ago
City of London
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Rate: £400 - £600 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £450.00 - £500.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Rate: competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: £500 - £550 per day + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
London
Jumar Solutions
Rate: £400 - £425 per day
Posted: 22 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £550.00 - £650.00 per day
Posted: 25 days ago