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 22 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sybase
Rank 133 109 122
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +13
Contract jobs citing Sybase 15 19 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.41% 0.63% 0.085%
As % of the Vendors category 0.89% 1.45% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 1 0
Average daily rate
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£385 £375 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.66% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £10.25
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
1681 1311 1062
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 45.80% 43.35% 45.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 839 650 473
Average daily rate £400 £325 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -4.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £200 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 107 111 89
Average hourly rate £17.50 £20.13 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.04% +5.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.10 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £43.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -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 22 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 22 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 -17 4 £88 -
Manchester - 2 £425 -
Sybase
England

Sybase
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 22 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 17 (80.95%) Oracle
1 17 (80.95%) SQL Server
2 13 (61.90%) Finance
3 12 (57.14%) Banking
4 11 (52.38%) Middleware
4 11 (52.38%) SQL
5 10 (47.62%) DB2
5 10 (47.62%) XML
5 10 (47.62%) WebSphere
6 9 (42.86%) Java
7 8 (38.10%) J2EE
7 8 (38.10%) XML Messaging
7 8 (38.10%) TIBCO
8 7 (33.33%) UNIX
8 7 (33.33%) Spring
9 6 (28.57%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 6 (28.57%) Data Analysis
9 6 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (28.57%) Database Security
9 6 (28.57%) Teradata
9 6 (28.57%) Informix
9 6 (28.57%) Ingres
10 4 (19.05%) Web Services
10 4 (19.05%) Windows
10 4 (19.05%) Waterfall
11 3 (14.29%) ServiceNow
11 3 (14.29%) Relational Database
12 2 (9.52%) Capacity Management
12 2 (9.52%) SoapUI
12 2 (9.52%) Test Automation

Sybase
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 22 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 10 (47.62%) WebSphere
2 2 (9.52%) Tomcat
2 2 (9.52%) IIS
3 1 (4.76%) CICS
3 1 (4.76%) MQSeries
3 1 (4.76%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Office
1 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.76%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) Kerberos
1 1 (4.76%) SSH
1 1 (4.76%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (80.95%) SQL Server
2 10 (47.62%) DB2
3 6 (28.57%) Informix
3 6 (28.57%) Ingres
4 3 (14.29%) Relational Database
5 2 (9.52%) RDBMS
5 2 (9.52%) MySQL
6 1 (4.76%) OLAP
6 1 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (4.76%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 2 (9.52%) SoapUI
2 1 (4.76%) ERwin
General
1 13 (61.90%) Finance
2 12 (57.14%) Banking
3 1 (4.76%) Retail
3 1 (4.76%) Financial Institution
3 1 (4.76%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (38.10%) Java Developer
1 8 (38.10%) Developer
2 4 (19.05%) Analyst
3 2 (9.52%) Test Environment Manager
3 2 (9.52%) Database Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) Test Manager
3 2 (9.52%) Test Analyst
3 2 (9.52%) Environment Manager
3 2 (9.52%) Release Manager
4 1 (4.76%) Tester
4 1 (4.76%) Junior
4 1 (4.76%) DB2 DBA
4 1 (4.76%) Applications Support Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) Consultant
4 1 (4.76%) DBA
4 1 (4.76%) Support Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) Database Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) Applications Support
4 1 (4.76%) Database Consultant
4 1 (4.76%) Junior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (52.38%) Middleware
2 10 (47.62%) XML
3 8 (38.10%) J2EE
3 8 (38.10%) XML Messaging
4 7 (33.33%) Spring
5 4 (19.05%) Web Services
6 2 (9.52%) .NET
6 2 (9.52%) HTML
7 1 (4.76%) SOAP
7 1 (4.76%) ISPF
7 1 (4.76%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.76%) Mainframe
1 1 (4.76%) GIS
1 1 (4.76%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 7 (33.33%) UNIX
2 4 (19.05%) Windows
3 1 (4.76%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (28.57%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 6 (28.57%) Data Analysis
1 6 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (28.57%) Database Security
2 4 (19.05%) Waterfall
3 2 (9.52%) Capacity Management
3 2 (9.52%) Test Automation
3 2 (9.52%) Integration Testing
3 2 (9.52%) ETL
4 1 (4.76%) ITIL
4 1 (4.76%) Data Modelling
4 1 (4.76%) Information Security
4 1 (4.76%) Change Management
4 1 (4.76%) Security Management
4 1 (4.76%) Risk Management
4 1 (4.76%) Multithreading
4 1 (4.76%) Time Management
4 1 (4.76%) Dimensional Modelling
4 1 (4.76%) Project Planning
4 1 (4.76%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (52.38%) SQL
2 9 (42.86%) Java
3 2 (9.52%) Perl
3 2 (9.52%) C#
4 1 (4.76%) Assembly Language
4 1 (4.76%) REXX
4 1 (4.76%) Shell Script
4 1 (4.76%) JCL
System Software
1 1 (4.76%) RACF
Vendors
1 17 (80.95%) Oracle
2 8 (38.10%) TIBCO
3 6 (28.57%) Teradata
4 3 (14.29%) ServiceNow
5 2 (9.52%) IBM
6 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
6 1 (4.76%) CA
6 1 (4.76%) Perforce
6 1 (4.76%) McAfee
6 1 (4.76%) Rapid7