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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sybase
Rank 134 117 121
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +4
Contract jobs citing Sybase 19 17 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.50% 0.56% 0.41%
As % of the Vendors category 1.15% 1.28% 0.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 7 0
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£425 £350 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+8.38% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £65.00 - £87.50
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
1648 1323 1244
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 42.98% 43.84% 46.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 874 677 533
Average daily rate £365 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.30% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £203 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 92 98 97
Average hourly rate £21.00 £17.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.52% -24.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.14 £10.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.73 £40.00 £40.57
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -10.25%

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 30 July 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 30 July 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
Merseyside -5 9 £413 +17.85% 1
Manchester -11 7 £425 +6.25%
Cheshire -11 1 - - 1
Sybase
England

Sybase
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 20 (68.97%) Oracle
2 19 (65.52%) SQL Server
3 18 (62.07%) Middleware
4 17 (58.62%) SQL
5 16 (55.17%) Finance
6 15 (51.72%) Banking
7 14 (48.28%) DB2
8 13 (44.83%) WebSphere
9 12 (41.38%) XML
9 12 (41.38%) Java
10 10 (34.48%) J2EE
10 10 (34.48%) Web Services
10 10 (34.48%) XML Messaging
10 10 (34.48%) TIBCO
10 10 (34.48%) Waterfall
11 9 (31.03%) UNIX
12 8 (27.59%) IBM
12 8 (27.59%) Spring
13 6 (20.69%) SSH
13 6 (20.69%) Vulnerability Assessment
13 6 (20.69%) Data Analysis
13 6 (20.69%) Information Security
13 6 (20.69%) Teradata
13 6 (20.69%) SSL
13 6 (20.69%) RACF
13 6 (20.69%) Mainframe
13 6 (20.69%) Kerberos
13 6 (20.69%) CA
13 6 (20.69%) zOS
13 6 (20.69%) Informix

Sybase
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 13 (44.83%) WebSphere
2 6 (20.69%) MQSeries
3 5 (17.24%) CICS
4 3 (10.34%) IIS
4 3 (10.34%) Tomcat
5 2 (6.90%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (3.45%) MS Office
1 1 (3.45%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.45%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 6 (20.69%) Kerberos
1 6 (20.69%) SSL
1 6 (20.69%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (65.52%) SQL Server
2 14 (48.28%) DB2
3 6 (20.69%) Informix
3 6 (20.69%) Ingres
4 4 (13.79%) Relational Database
5 2 (6.90%) MySQL
5 2 (6.90%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 2 (6.90%) SoapUI
General
1 16 (55.17%) Finance
2 15 (51.72%) Banking
3 2 (6.90%) Retail
3 2 (6.90%) Corporate Banking
3 2 (6.90%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 10 (34.48%) Developer
1 10 (34.48%) Java Developer
2 5 (17.24%) Security Engineer
2 5 (17.24%) Analyst
2 5 (17.24%) Information Security Engineer
3 3 (10.34%) Environment Manager
4 2 (6.90%) Database Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) Applications Support Analyst
4 2 (6.90%) Applications Support
4 2 (6.90%) Test Manager
4 2 (6.90%) Test Analyst
4 2 (6.90%) Support Analyst
4 2 (6.90%) Test Environment Manager
4 2 (6.90%) Release Manager
5 1 (3.45%) RACF Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Database Analyst
5 1 (3.45%) Tester
5 1 (3.45%) Junior
5 1 (3.45%) Consultant
5 1 (3.45%) Database Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (62.07%) Middleware
2 12 (41.38%) XML
3 10 (34.48%) Web Services
3 10 (34.48%) XML Messaging
3 10 (34.48%) J2EE
4 8 (27.59%) Spring
5 6 (20.69%) ISPF
6 2 (6.90%) RESTful
6 2 (6.90%) SOAP
6 2 (6.90%) HTML
6 2 (6.90%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.69%) Mainframe
2 2 (6.90%) PKI
3 1 (3.45%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 9 (31.03%) UNIX
2 6 (20.69%) zOS
3 5 (17.24%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (34.48%) Waterfall
2 6 (20.69%) Information Security
2 6 (20.69%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 6 (20.69%) Data Analysis
2 6 (20.69%) Database Security
3 4 (13.79%) System Integration Testing
4 2 (6.90%) SDLC
4 2 (6.90%) Test Automation
4 2 (6.90%) Operational Acceptance Testing
4 2 (6.90%) Demand Management
4 2 (6.90%) Capacity Management
4 2 (6.90%) Non-Functional Testing
4 2 (6.90%) ETL
4 2 (6.90%) Risk Management
4 2 (6.90%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (6.90%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (6.90%) Integration Testing
4 2 (6.90%) Multithreading
5 1 (3.45%) Time Management
5 1 (3.45%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 17 (58.62%) SQL
2 12 (41.38%) Java
3 2 (6.90%) Perl
3 2 (6.90%) JCL
3 2 (6.90%) CLIST
3 2 (6.90%) Assembly Language
3 2 (6.90%) REXX
3 2 (6.90%) C#
4 1 (3.45%) Shell Script
System Software
1 6 (20.69%) RACF
1 6 (20.69%) Time Sharing Option
1 6 (20.69%) Job Entry Subsystem
Systems Management
1 5 (17.24%) zSecure
Vendors
1 20 (68.97%) Oracle
2 10 (34.48%) TIBCO
3 8 (27.59%) IBM
4 6 (20.69%) CA
4 6 (20.69%) Teradata
5 3 (10.34%) ServiceNow
6 1 (3.45%) Rapid7
6 1 (3.45%) McAfee
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