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 6 May 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
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sybase
Rank 144 119 116
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -3
Contract jobs citing Sybase 9 17 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.23% 0.55% 0.085%
As % of the Vendors category 0.50% 1.28% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 1 1
Average daily rate
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£379 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.00% +7.14%
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £11.00
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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
1788 1328 1051
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 46.13% 43.14% 44.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 863 641 466
Average daily rate £400 £325 £333
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -2.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £195 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £465 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 115 108 85
Average hourly rate £17.50 £22.38 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.78% +17.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.50 £11.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £42.50 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.14 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+3.65% -7.89%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Sybase across the North West region over the 3 months to 6 May 2015.

Sybase Daily Rate Histogram 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 6 May 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
Cheshire - 5 £373 -
Merseyside -22 1 £80 -
Sybase
England

Sybase
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 14 (93.33%) SQL Server
2 12 (80.00%) Oracle
3 9 (60.00%) SQL
4 8 (53.33%) DB2
4 8 (53.33%) Finance
4 8 (53.33%) Banking
5 7 (46.67%) WebSphere
6 6 (40.00%) Teradata
6 6 (40.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 6 (40.00%) Data Analysis
6 6 (40.00%) Middleware
6 6 (40.00%) XML
6 6 (40.00%) Java
6 6 (40.00%) Informix
6 6 (40.00%) Ingres
6 6 (40.00%) Database Security
7 5 (33.33%) J2EE
7 5 (33.33%) TIBCO
7 5 (33.33%) XML Messaging
7 5 (33.33%) Spring
7 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (26.67%) UNIX
9 3 (20.00%) Windows
9 3 (20.00%) ServiceNow
10 2 (13.33%) Relational Database
10 2 (13.33%) IIS
10 2 (13.33%) Tomcat
10 2 (13.33%) Capacity Management
11 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 1 (6.67%) Waterfall

Sybase
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 7 (46.67%) WebSphere
2 2 (13.33%) IIS
2 2 (13.33%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (93.33%) SQL Server
2 8 (53.33%) DB2
3 6 (40.00%) Informix
3 6 (40.00%) Ingres
4 2 (13.33%) Relational Database
5 1 (6.67%) MySQL
5 1 (6.67%) RDBMS
5 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (6.67%) Sybase ASE
5 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (6.67%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) ERwin
1 1 (6.67%) SoapUI
General
1 8 (53.33%) Finance
1 8 (53.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Developer
1 5 (33.33%) Java Developer
2 2 (13.33%) Release Manager
2 2 (13.33%) Environment Manager
2 2 (13.33%) Database Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) Test Environment Manager
2 2 (13.33%) Analyst
2 2 (13.33%) Test Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Test Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Consultant
3 1 (6.67%) DBA
3 1 (6.67%) Database Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Database Consultant
3 1 (6.67%) Tester
3 1 (6.67%) DB2 DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (40.00%) XML
1 6 (40.00%) Middleware
2 5 (33.33%) XML Messaging
2 5 (33.33%) Spring
2 5 (33.33%) J2EE
3 1 (6.67%) Web Services
3 1 (6.67%) HTML
3 1 (6.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 4 (26.67%) UNIX
2 3 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 6 (40.00%) Data Analysis
1 6 (40.00%) Database Security
2 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (13.33%) Capacity Management
4 1 (6.67%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (6.67%) ITIL
4 1 (6.67%) Data Modelling
4 1 (6.67%) ETL
4 1 (6.67%) Change Management
4 1 (6.67%) Risk Management
4 1 (6.67%) Release Management
4 1 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (6.67%) Unit Testing
4 1 (6.67%) Integration Testing
4 1 (6.67%) Dimensional Modelling
4 1 (6.67%) Test Automation
4 1 (6.67%) Waterfall
4 1 (6.67%) SIEM
4 1 (6.67%) Demand Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (60.00%) SQL
2 6 (40.00%) Java
3 1 (6.67%) Perl
3 1 (6.67%) C#
Vendors
1 12 (80.00%) Oracle
2 6 (40.00%) Teradata
3 5 (33.33%) TIBCO
4 3 (20.00%) ServiceNow
5 1 (6.67%) Rapid7
5 1 (6.67%) McAfee
5 1 (6.67%) Perforce
5 1 (6.67%) IBM
5 1 (6.67%) Microsoft