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 April 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 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sybase
Rank 199 184 148
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -36
Contract jobs citing Sybase 248 271 299
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.11% 1.16% 1.38%
As % of the Vendors category 2.50% 2.61% 3.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 159 195 209
Average daily rate
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£525 £550 £520
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.54% +5.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £349 £425 £362
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £675 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £82.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £15.75
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
9924 10365 9869
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 44.43% 44.46% 45.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 6412 6755 6220
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £600 £585
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 218 206 259
Average hourly rate £18.70 £19.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.57% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £14.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.50 £33.75 £44.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

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 April 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 April 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 -34 58 £538 -5.70% 11
Docklands, London -5 3 £615 +16.58% 1
Canary Wharf - 1 £515 -
Sybase
England

Sybase
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 April 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.

1 274 (52.09%) SQL
2 264 (50.19%) Oracle
3 222 (42.21%) Java
4 207 (39.35%) UNIX
5 204 (38.78%) Banking
6 196 (37.26%) Finance
7 177 (33.65%) SQL Server
8 133 (25.29%) Linux
9 123 (23.38%) Investment Banking
10 119 (22.62%) Agile Software Development
11 111 (21.10%) Front Office
12 99 (18.82%) C#
13 84 (15.97%) Perl
14 82 (15.59%) Relational Database
15 74 (14.07%) Windows
16 73 (13.88%) Derivative
17 69 (13.12%) C++
18 67 (12.74%) Fixed Income
19 65 (12.36%) .NET
19 65 (12.36%) Multithreading
20 62 (11.79%) Migration
21 61 (11.60%) XML
22 60 (11.41%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
22 60 (11.41%) TDD
22 60 (11.41%) Spring
23 52 (9.89%) Equities
24 48 (9.13%) HTML
24 48 (9.13%) Analytical Skills
25 47 (8.94%) JavaScript
26 46 (8.75%) Data Modelling

Sybase
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 (6.46%) WebSphere
2 19 (3.61%) JBoss
3 18 (3.42%) Oracle Coherence
4 14 (2.66%) Oracle Workflow
5 12 (2.28%) Tomcat
6 10 (1.90%) Apache
6 10 (1.90%) WebLogic
7 9 (1.71%) GlassFish
8 7 (1.33%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 7 (1.33%) IIS
8 7 (1.33%) WebSphere Application Server
9 6 (1.14%) SharePoint
10 5 (0.95%) NetWeaver
11 3 (0.57%) MQSeries
11 3 (0.57%) Apache Pig
12 2 (0.38%) Apache ServiceMix
12 2 (0.38%) MTS
13 1 (0.19%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
13 1 (0.19%) FileNet
13 1 (0.19%) Confluence
Applications
1 39 (7.41%) MS Excel
2 4 (0.76%) MS Office
3 3 (0.57%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.38%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.19%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 13 (2.47%) Summit
2 8 (1.52%) Oracle 11i
3 7 (1.33%) IntelliMatch
4 6 (1.14%) thinkFolio
4 6 (1.14%) Murex MxG2000
4 6 (1.14%) RMDS
5 4 (0.76%) Oracle General Ledger
6 3 (0.57%) CODA-Financials
7 2 (0.38%) Magento
8 1 (0.19%) ION MarketView
8 1 (0.19%) Oracle BPM
8 1 (0.19%) Algo Collateral
8 1 (0.19%) Oracle Applications
8 1 (0.19%) Dynamics CRM
8 1 (0.19%) SAP ERP
8 1 (0.19%) HFM
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.57%) SaaS
1 3 (0.57%) IaaS
2 1 (0.19%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 21 (3.99%) SAN
2 14 (2.66%) NAS
3 12 (2.28%) HTTP
4 11 (2.09%) TCP/IP
5 9 (1.71%) DNS
6 8 (1.52%) LAN
6 8 (1.52%) WAN
7 7 (1.33%) Internet
7 7 (1.33%) Firewall
8 6 (1.14%) FTP
8 6 (1.14%) FCoE
8 6 (1.14%) Fibre Channel
8 6 (1.14%) Multicast
8 6 (1.14%) iSCSI
9 5 (0.95%) SMTP
9 5 (0.95%) HTTPS
10 4 (0.76%) Intranet
10 4 (0.76%) DHCP
11 2 (0.38%) SNMP
12 1 (0.19%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 177 (33.65%) SQL Server
2 82 (15.59%) Relational Database
3 45 (8.56%) DB2
4 36 (6.84%) Sybase ASE
5 35 (6.65%) Oracle Database
6 33 (6.27%) Data Warehouse
7 27 (5.13%) RDBMS
8 26 (4.94%) Sybase IQ
9 19 (3.61%) Hadoop
10 18 (3.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 18 (3.42%) KDB
11 17 (3.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 16 (3.04%) Oracle Database 11g
13 14 (2.66%) MS Access
13 14 (2.66%) Big Data
14 13 (2.47%) QlikView
15 11 (2.09%) OLTP
15 11 (2.09%) HBase
15 11 (2.09%) MongoDB
16 10 (1.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 30 (5.70%) Subversion
2 25 (4.75%) Maven
2 25 (4.75%) JIRA
3 23 (4.37%) Eclipse
4 22 (4.18%) JUnit
5 20 (3.80%) Selenium
6 18 (3.42%) Ant
7 14 (2.66%) Git (software)
8 12 (2.28%) QuickTest Pro
9 11 (2.09%) Visual Studio
9 11 (2.09%) Mockito
9 11 (2.09%) TeamCity
10 9 (1.71%) Eclipse RCP
10 9 (1.71%) Jenkins
11 7 (1.33%) NUnit
11 7 (1.33%) Toad
11 7 (1.33%) PowerDesigner
12 6 (1.14%) ERwin
12 6 (1.14%) CruiseControl
13 5 (0.95%) CppUnit
General
1 204 (38.78%) Banking
2 196 (37.26%) Finance
3 123 (23.38%) Investment Banking
4 111 (21.10%) Front Office
5 21 (3.99%) Back Office
6 10 (1.90%) Financial Institution
7 8 (1.52%) French Language
8 6 (1.14%) Retail
8 6 (1.14%) Legal
9 4 (0.76%) General Ledger
10 3 (0.57%) Electronics
11 2 (0.38%) Advertising
12 1 (0.19%) Games
12 1 (0.19%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 257 (48.86%) Developer
2 126 (23.95%) Java Developer
3 86 (16.35%) Analyst
4 42 (7.98%) Senior Developer
4 42 (7.98%) C# Developer
5 36 (6.84%) Architect
6 31 (5.89%) DBA
7 30 (5.70%) Support Analyst
7 30 (5.70%) Applications Support
8 28 (5.32%) C++ Developer
9 26 (4.94%) Senior Java Developer
10 22 (4.18%) Administrator
11 15 (2.85%) Sybase DBA
11 15 (2.85%) Business Analyst
12 14 (2.66%) Test Analyst
12 14 (2.66%) Senior Analyst
13 13 (2.47%) Data Architect
14 12 (2.28%) Consultant
14 12 (2.28%) SQL DBA
15 11 (2.09%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (12.36%) .NET
2 61 (11.60%) XML
3 60 (11.41%) Spring
4 48 (9.13%) HTML
5 30 (5.70%) WinForms
6 27 (5.13%) WPF
7 26 (4.94%) XSLT
8 25 (4.75%) Rendezvous
8 25 (4.75%) Web Services
9 23 (4.37%) J2EE
10 19 (3.61%) JDBC
11 18 (3.42%) EJB
11 18 (3.42%) CSS
11 18 (3.42%) HTML5
12 17 (3.23%) Servlets
12 17 (3.23%) Hibernate
13 14 (2.66%) FIX Protocol
13 14 (2.66%) Middleware
13 14 (2.66%) JMS
14 12 (2.28%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 73 (13.88%) Derivative
2 67 (12.74%) Fixed Income
3 60 (11.41%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 52 (9.89%) Equities
5 48 (9.13%) Analytical Skills
6 18 (3.42%) Replication
7 15 (2.85%) N-Tier
8 13 (2.47%) Computer Science
9 10 (1.90%) Management Information System
9 10 (1.90%) Market Risk
10 9 (1.71%) Visualisation
11 8 (1.52%) Interest Rate Derivative
12 7 (1.33%) Equity Derivative
12 7 (1.33%) Credit Risk
12 7 (1.33%) Grid Computing
13 6 (1.14%) iPad
13 6 (1.14%) SWIFT
14 5 (0.95%) Open Source
14 5 (0.95%) Mathematics
15 3 (0.57%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 207 (39.35%) UNIX
2 133 (25.29%) Linux
3 74 (14.07%) Windows
4 25 (4.75%) Solaris
5 15 (2.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 10 (1.90%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (0.76%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (0.76%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (0.57%) SUSE
8 3 (0.57%) Windows NT
9 2 (0.38%) zOS
9 2 (0.38%) AIX
9 2 (0.38%) Debian
9 2 (0.38%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.19%) Oracle Linux
10 1 (0.19%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 119 (22.62%) Agile Software Development
2 65 (12.36%) Multithreading
3 62 (11.79%) Migration
4 60 (11.41%) TDD
5 46 (8.75%) Data Modelling
6 43 (8.17%) Scrum
7 36 (6.84%) OO
8 34 (6.46%) Performance Tuning
9 32 (6.08%) Analytics
10 31 (5.89%) Project Management
10 31 (5.89%) Unit Testing
11 30 (5.70%) Workflow
12 29 (5.51%) Business Intelligence
13 28 (5.32%) Low Latency
14 27 (5.13%) Data Migration
15 25 (4.75%) Continuous Integration
15 25 (4.75%) ETL
16 24 (4.56%) Business Analysis
17 22 (4.18%) ITIL
18 21 (3.99%) Electronic Trading
Programming Languages
1 274 (52.09%) SQL
2 222 (42.21%) Java
3 99 (18.82%) C#
4 84 (15.97%) Perl
5 69 (13.12%) C++
6 47 (8.94%) JavaScript
7 45 (8.56%) Shell Script
8 24 (4.56%) Korn
8 24 (4.56%) Bash Shell
8 24 (4.56%) C
9 23 (4.37%) Python
10 21 (3.99%) T-SQL
10 21 (3.99%) VB
11 17 (3.23%) PL/SQL
12 13 (2.47%) PowerShell
13 7 (1.33%) XPath
14 5 (0.95%) Ruby
14 5 (0.95%) Tcl
14 5 (0.95%) ABAP
14 5 (0.95%) VBA
Qualifications
1 25 (4.75%) Degree
2 17 (3.23%) Security Cleared
3 10 (1.90%) DV Cleared
3 10 (1.90%) ISEB
3 10 (1.90%) ISTQB
4 6 (1.14%) Sun Certification
5 4 (0.76%) SC Cleared
6 3 (0.57%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (0.38%) CFA
7 2 (0.38%) MCP
8 1 (0.19%) PhD
8 1 (0.19%) CISSP
8 1 (0.19%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.19%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (4.18%) QA
2 4 (0.76%) EMIR
2 4 (0.76%) Dodd-Frank
3 2 (0.38%) COREP
3 2 (0.38%) FINREP
3 2 (0.38%) MiFID
4 1 (0.19%) CRD IV
4 1 (0.19%) Basel III
4 1 (0.19%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.19%) SLA
4 1 (0.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 18 (3.42%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (2.66%) Oracle RAC
3 10 (1.90%) NFS
4 7 (1.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 6 (1.14%) KVM
5 6 (1.14%) Xen
5 6 (1.14%) Hyper-V
5 6 (1.14%) SRDF
6 5 (0.95%) VMware ESX
7 4 (0.76%) vSphere
8 3 (0.57%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (0.57%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 3 (0.57%) Apache Flume
9 2 (0.38%) Active Directory
9 2 (0.38%) HDFS
10 1 (0.19%) Samba
Systems Management
1 10 (1.90%) Control-M
2 7 (1.33%) HP Quality Center
3 6 (1.14%) Puppet
4 5 (0.95%) WSUS
5 4 (0.76%) SCOM
5 4 (0.76%) Tivoli
5 4 (0.76%) MOM
6 3 (0.57%) Ambari
6 3 (0.57%) Oozie
6 3 (0.57%) ITRS Geneos
7 1 (0.19%) BMC PATROL
7 1 (0.19%) Tivoli Identity Manager
7 1 (0.19%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 264 (50.19%) Oracle
2 41 (7.79%) Microsoft
3 39 (7.41%) TIBCO
4 27 (5.13%) Murex
5 21 (3.99%) IBM
5 21 (3.99%) SAP
5 21 (3.99%) VMware
6 20 (3.80%) Business Objects
7 16 (3.04%) Red Hat
8 11 (2.09%) Informatica
8 11 (2.09%) Cisco
8 11 (2.09%) HP
9 10 (1.90%) Sun
9 10 (1.90%) NetApp
9 10 (1.90%) Fidessa
9 10 (1.90%) DataSynapse
10 9 (1.71%) Teradata
11 8 (1.52%) Intel
12 7 (1.33%) ION Trading
12 7 (1.33%) Netezza
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £500 - £575 per day + depending on experience
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: £450 - £550 per day + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Docklands
Interquest - ITQ Financial - London
Rate: £600 - £630 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: £450 - £550 per day + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: £420 - £520 per day + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £500.00 - £650.00 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Intuition IT Solutions
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: 26 days ago