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 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sybase
Rank 157 135 131
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -4
Contract jobs citing Sybase 1 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.026% 0.18% 0.071%
As % of the Vendors category 0.064% 0.40% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 0
Average daily rate £360 £425 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.29% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £425 £388
% change year-on-year
-15.29% +9.67%
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
1556 1514 1236
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 41.06% 46.29% 44.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 845 759 583
Average daily rate £383 £375 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.06% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £220 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £503 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 106 101 77
Average hourly rate £22.50 £22.25 £19.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.12% +12.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £11.33 £11.19
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.33 £49.50 £42.38
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+22.85% +6.06%

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 11 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 - 1 £360 -
Sybase
England

Sybase
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 7 (77.78%) Oracle
2 6 (66.67%) Unix
3 5 (55.56%) SQL Server
3 5 (55.56%) Java
3 5 (55.56%) J2EE
3 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (55.56%) Relational Database
4 4 (44.44%) WebSphere
4 4 (44.44%) SQL
5 3 (33.33%) C
5 3 (33.33%) DB2
5 3 (33.33%) WebLogic
5 3 (33.33%) EJB
5 3 (33.33%) XML
5 3 (33.33%) JBoss
5 3 (33.33%) Swing
5 3 (33.33%) Eclipse
5 3 (33.33%) Sun
5 3 (33.33%) Sun Certification
5 3 (33.33%) Middleware
5 3 (33.33%) SWT
5 3 (33.33%) Eclipse RCP
5 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (33.33%) GlassFish
5 3 (33.33%) DV Cleared
5 3 (33.33%) Security Cleared
6 2 (22.22%) Time Sharing Option
6 2 (22.22%) Job Entry Subsystem
6 2 (22.22%) zSecure
6 2 (22.22%) Banking

Sybase
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 (44.44%) WebSphere
2 3 (33.33%) GlassFish
2 3 (33.33%) JBoss
2 3 (33.33%) WebLogic
3 2 (22.22%) CICS
3 2 (22.22%) MQSeries
4 1 (11.11%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
1 1 (11.11%) MS Office
1 1 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) Kerberos
1 1 (11.11%) SSH
1 1 (11.11%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) Relational Database
1 5 (55.56%) SQL Server
2 3 (33.33%) DB2
3 2 (22.22%) MySQL
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (11.11%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Eclipse
1 3 (33.33%) Eclipse RCP
2 1 (11.11%) Bugzilla
2 1 (11.11%) SoapUI
General
1 2 (22.22%) Banking
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Software Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Security Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Data Modeller
4 1 (11.11%) Information Security Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Java Developer
4 1 (11.11%) QA Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) QA Test Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) RACF Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (55.56%) J2EE
2 3 (33.33%) EJB
2 3 (33.33%) Middleware
2 3 (33.33%) Swing
2 3 (33.33%) SWT
2 3 (33.33%) XML
3 2 (22.22%) ISPF
3 2 (22.22%) Spring
4 1 (11.11%) .NET
4 1 (11.11%) Hibernate
4 1 (11.11%) HTML
4 1 (11.11%) Spring MVC
4 1 (11.11%) Web Services
4 1 (11.11%) XML Messaging
4 1 (11.11%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (22.22%) Mainframe
3 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
3 1 (11.11%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 6 (66.67%) Unix
2 2 (22.22%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (22.22%) Information Security
2 2 (22.22%) MVC
2 2 (22.22%) Security Management
3 1 (11.11%) Coaching
3 1 (11.11%) Data Modelling
3 1 (11.11%) ETL
3 1 (11.11%) Integration Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Logical Data Model
3 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
3 1 (11.11%) Non-Functional Testing
3 1 (11.11%) People Management
3 1 (11.11%) Performance Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Physical Data Model
3 1 (11.11%) Project Planning
3 1 (11.11%) Scrum
3 1 (11.11%) SDLC
3 1 (11.11%) Software Testing
3 1 (11.11%) System Integration Testing
3 1 (11.11%) UML
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) Java
2 4 (44.44%) SQL
3 3 (33.33%) C
4 1 (11.11%) Assembly Language
4 1 (11.11%) C#
4 1 (11.11%) CLIST
4 1 (11.11%) JCL
4 1 (11.11%) Perl
4 1 (11.11%) REXX
4 1 (11.11%) Shell Script
4 1 (11.11%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) DV Cleared
1 3 (33.33%) Security Cleared
1 3 (33.33%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) QA
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) Job Entry Subsystem
1 2 (22.22%) RACF
1 2 (22.22%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) zSecure
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) Oracle
2 3 (33.33%) Sun
3 2 (22.22%) CA
3 2 (22.22%) IBM
4 1 (11.11%) TIBCO