The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sybase products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sybase over the 3 months to 28 January 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
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sybase
Rank 123 125 123
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -2
Contract jobs citing Sybase 5 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.16% 0.11% 0.038%
As % of the Vendors category 0.35% 0.25% 0.083%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Average daily rate
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£375 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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 North West region.

Vendors Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1430 1192 1209
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 46.38% 44.20% 45.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 723 571 579
Average daily rate £351 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £149 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £503 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 105 73 108
Average hourly rate £18.13 £20.06 £19.34
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.62% +3.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.19 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £42.38 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -13.15%

Sybase
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Sybase Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Sybase
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Sybase Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Sybase
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Sybase Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Sybase
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Sybase within the North West region over the 3 months to 28 January 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
Manchester - 3 £425 - 1
Cheshire - - - - 2
Sybase
England

Sybase
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 6 (75.00%) Java
1 6 (75.00%) J2EE
1 6 (75.00%) Oracle
1 6 (75.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (75.00%) Banking
2 4 (50.00%) Spring
2 4 (50.00%) WebSphere
2 4 (50.00%) XML
2 4 (50.00%) Finance
2 4 (50.00%) XML Messaging
2 4 (50.00%) TIBCO
2 4 (50.00%) Middleware
3 2 (25.00%) Migration
3 2 (25.00%) Shell Script
3 2 (25.00%) Linux
3 2 (25.00%) HTML
3 2 (25.00%) EJB
3 2 (25.00%) JDBC
3 2 (25.00%) PL/SQL
3 2 (25.00%) SQL
3 2 (25.00%) Investment Banking
4 1 (12.50%) Sybase ASE
4 1 (12.50%) VB6
4 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (12.50%) WPF
4 1 (12.50%) Unit Testing
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (12.50%) Dimensional Modelling
4 1 (12.50%) MVVM

Sybase
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 4 (50.00%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) Sybase ASE
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (12.50%) DB2
2 1 (12.50%) OLAP
2 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) ERwin
General
1 6 (75.00%) Banking
2 4 (50.00%) Finance
3 2 (25.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Developer
2 6 (75.00%) Java Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Senior Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (12.50%) VB6 Developer
4 1 (12.50%) DB2 DBA
4 1 (12.50%) VB Developer
4 1 (12.50%) DBA
4 1 (12.50%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (75.00%) J2EE
2 4 (50.00%) Spring
2 4 (50.00%) XML
2 4 (50.00%) XML Messaging
2 4 (50.00%) Middleware
3 2 (25.00%) HTML
3 2 (25.00%) EJB
3 2 (25.00%) JDBC
4 1 (12.50%) WPF
4 1 (12.50%) .NET
4 1 (12.50%) WinForms
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (25.00%) Migration
3 1 (12.50%) Unit Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Dimensional Modelling
3 1 (12.50%) MVVM
3 1 (12.50%) Capacity Management
3 1 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (12.50%) Data Modelling
3 1 (12.50%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) Java
2 2 (25.00%) Shell Script
2 2 (25.00%) PL/SQL
2 2 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (12.50%) VB6
3 1 (12.50%) VB
3 1 (12.50%) C#
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Oracle
2 4 (50.00%) TIBCO
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 1 (12.50%) Perforce