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 5 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sybase
Rank - - 18
Contract jobs citing Sybase 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland - - 1.28%
As % of the Vendors category - - 2.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £425 £375
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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
48 53 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 48.98% 48.62% 47.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 22 14
Average daily rate £400 £168 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+138.80% -44.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £70 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £385 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Average hourly rate - £10.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+32.35% +3.03%

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
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 11 (100.00%) SQL
1 11 (100.00%) VB
1 11 (100.00%) VBA
1 11 (100.00%) MS Access
1 11 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 11 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (81.82%) Relational Database
2 9 (81.82%) Windows
3 8 (72.73%) Banking
4 6 (54.55%) Finance
5 4 (36.36%) Unix
6 3 (27.27%) Linux
6 3 (27.27%) Citrix
7 1 (9.09%) MS Excel

Sybase
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (100.00%) MS Access
2 9 (81.82%) Relational Database
General
1 8 (72.73%) Banking
2 6 (54.55%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (100.00%) Developer
2 9 (81.82%) Access Developer
2 9 (81.82%) VBA Developer
3 7 (63.64%) Access VBA Developer
4 4 (36.36%) Programmer
4 4 (36.36%) VBA Programmer
5 2 (18.18%) Excel Developer
5 2 (18.18%) Excel VBA Developer
5 2 (18.18%) SQL Developer
5 2 (18.18%) Sybase Developer
5 2 (18.18%) Unix Developer
5 2 (18.18%) Unix Scripter
6 1 (9.09%) VB Developer
6 1 (9.09%) VB Programmer
6 1 (9.09%) VB VBA Developer
Miscellaneous
1 11 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (81.82%) Windows
2 4 (36.36%) Unix
3 3 (27.27%) Linux
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) SQL
1 11 (100.00%) VB
1 11 (100.00%) VBA
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (27.27%) Citrix