The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sybase products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Northern Ireland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sybase over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sybase
Rank 17 20 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Contract jobs citing Sybase 5 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 4.46% 4.76% -
As % of the Vendors category 10.20% 9.38% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 0
Average daily rate
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£300 £400 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £90.00 £44.50
% change year-on-year
- +102.24%
Sybase
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Northern Ireland region.

Vendors Category
Northern Ireland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
49 64 112
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 43.75% 50.79% 60.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 29 39
Average daily rate £316 £350 £205
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.64% +70.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £241 £226 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £450 £453
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Average hourly rate £17.00 £13.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.92% -61.42%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% -2.50%

Sybase
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Sybase Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

Sybase
Daily Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Sybase Daily Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

Sybase
Contract Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Sybase within the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014. 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
County Antrim +1 5 £300 -25.00%
Sybase
UK

Sybase
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Northern Ireland 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 (100.00%) SQL
1 6 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 6 (100.00%) Java
1 6 (100.00%) UNIX
1 6 (100.00%) Banking
1 6 (100.00%) Finance
2 5 (83.33%) Hibernate
2 5 (83.33%) Korn
2 5 (83.33%) Credit Risk
2 5 (83.33%) C-shell
2 5 (83.33%) Spring Integration
2 5 (83.33%) Spring
2 5 (83.33%) Maven
2 5 (83.33%) Financial Institution
2 5 (83.33%) SQR
2 5 (83.33%) Perl
3 4 (66.67%) Shell Script
3 4 (66.67%) Investment Banking
4 3 (50.00%) Risk Management
5 2 (33.33%) Oracle
5 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
6 1 (16.67%) SOAP
6 1 (16.67%) Swing

Sybase
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Northern Ireland 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (83.33%) Maven
General
1 6 (100.00%) Finance
1 6 (100.00%) Banking
2 5 (83.33%) Financial Institution
3 4 (66.67%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
1 6 (100.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) Hibernate
1 5 (83.33%) Spring
1 5 (83.33%) Spring Integration
2 1 (16.67%) SOAP
2 1 (16.67%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
1 6 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 6 (100.00%) Java
2 5 (83.33%) Perl
2 5 (83.33%) Korn
2 5 (83.33%) C-shell
2 5 (83.33%) SQR
3 4 (66.67%) Shell Script
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle