The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sybase products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sybase over the 3 months to 24 November 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
24 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sybase
Rank 95 83 90
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +7
Contract jobs citing Sybase 30 37 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.07% 1.47% 0.88%
As % of the Vendors category 2.73% 3.43% 2.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 13 18
Average daily rate
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£425 £300 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+41.66% -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £422 £234 £307
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £369 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.47% +5.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £180.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £180.00 -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Vendors Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1099 1079 1045
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 39.22% 42.89% 43.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 573 516 485
Average daily rate £350 £350 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.42% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 47 54
Average hourly rate £30.00 £17.00 £23.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+76.47% -28.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.48 £9.50 £13.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.15 £17.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.02% -5.40%

Sybase
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Sybase Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Sybase
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Sybase Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Sybase
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Sybase across the Scotland region.

Sybase Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

Sybase
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Sybase within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 24 November 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
Glasgow -16 17 £440 +21.37% 2
Edinburgh -13 3 - - 1
Inverclyde - - - -
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Sybase
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 49 (64.47%) Java
2 45 (59.21%) Finance
3 36 (47.37%) SQL
4 34 (44.74%) Oracle
5 32 (42.11%) Relational Database
6 31 (40.79%) Banking
7 30 (39.47%) Performance Tuning
8 28 (36.84%) RDBMS
9 27 (35.53%) UNIX
10 26 (34.21%) DB2
11 25 (32.89%) SQL Server
12 21 (27.63%) Hibernate
13 20 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
13 20 (26.32%) Analytical Skills
14 19 (25.00%) Front Office
14 19 (25.00%) Perl
15 18 (23.68%) Linux
16 17 (22.37%) OO
16 17 (22.37%) Spring
17 16 (21.05%) Data Analysis
17 16 (21.05%) HTML
17 16 (21.05%) PL/SQL
18 15 (19.74%) Data Modelling
18 15 (19.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 14 (18.42%) Servlets
19 14 (18.42%) SQL Server 2008
20 13 (17.11%) Web Services
20 13 (17.11%) VBA
20 13 (17.11%) JSP
21 12 (15.79%) Migration

Sybase
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 24 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 3 (3.95%) IIS
1 3 (3.95%) SAS
2 2 (2.63%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.32%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.32%) JBoss
3 1 (1.32%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.32%) Confluence
Applications
1 3 (3.95%) MS Excel
1 3 (3.95%) MS Visio
1 3 (3.95%) SPSS
1 3 (3.95%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.32%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (1.32%) Markit EDM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (42.11%) Relational Database
2 28 (36.84%) RDBMS
3 26 (34.21%) DB2
4 25 (32.89%) SQL Server
5 15 (19.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 14 (18.42%) SQL Server 2008
7 12 (15.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 6 (7.89%) Data Warehouse
9 4 (5.26%) Big Data
10 3 (3.95%) SQL Server 2005
10 3 (3.95%) OLAP
10 3 (3.95%) Oracle OLAP
11 2 (2.63%) Oracle Reports
11 2 (2.63%) Oracle Database
12 1 (1.32%) Ingres
12 1 (1.32%) JasperReports
12 1 (1.32%) SAP BW
12 1 (1.32%) Oracle Database 11g
12 1 (1.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 1 (1.32%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 7 (9.21%) JUnit
2 5 (6.58%) Eclipse
3 4 (5.26%) Maven
3 4 (5.26%) TestComplete
3 4 (5.26%) Build Forge
4 3 (3.95%) Subversion
5 2 (2.63%) Ant
5 2 (2.63%) JIRA
6 1 (1.32%) PowerBuilder
6 1 (1.32%) ERwin
6 1 (1.32%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (1.32%) Hudson
6 1 (1.32%) Jenkins
General
1 45 (59.21%) Finance
2 31 (40.79%) Banking
3 19 (25.00%) Front Office
4 9 (11.84%) Investment Banking
5 3 (3.95%) Legal
Job Titles
1 61 (80.26%) Developer
2 27 (35.53%) Java Developer
3 15 (19.74%) SQL Developer
4 12 (15.79%) Senior Developer
5 11 (14.47%) Analyst
5 11 (14.47%) SQL Server Developer
6 10 (13.16%) Senior Java Developer
6 10 (13.16%) Database Developer
7 6 (7.89%) DB2 Developer
8 5 (6.58%) Data Analyst
9 4 (5.26%) Technical Analyst
10 3 (3.95%) .NET Developer
10 3 (3.95%) Data Architect
10 3 (3.95%) Architect
10 3 (3.95%) Business Analyst
11 2 (2.63%) Project Manager
11 2 (2.63%) Support Analyst
11 2 (2.63%) Business Project Manager
11 2 (2.63%) Business Manager
11 2 (2.63%) Enterprise Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (27.63%) Hibernate
2 17 (22.37%) Spring
3 16 (21.05%) HTML
4 14 (18.42%) Servlets
5 13 (17.11%) Web Services
5 13 (17.11%) JSP
6 12 (15.79%) XML
6 12 (15.79%) CSS
7 11 (14.47%) EJB
7 11 (14.47%) DHTML
7 11 (14.47%) XSL
8 7 (9.21%) J2SE
9 6 (7.89%) JMS
10 5 (6.58%) Apache Flex
11 3 (3.95%) WCF
11 3 (3.95%) HTML5
11 3 (3.95%) REST
11 3 (3.95%) NHibernate
11 3 (3.95%) ASP.NET
11 3 (3.95%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 20 (26.32%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (10.53%) Equity Derivative
3 6 (7.89%) Reference Data
4 5 (6.58%) Fixed Income
5 3 (3.95%) Derivative
5 3 (3.95%) Social Media
6 2 (2.63%) Hedge funds
6 2 (2.63%) Market Risk
7 1 (1.32%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.32%) Equities
7 1 (1.32%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (1.32%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.32%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 27 (35.53%) UNIX
2 18 (23.68%) Linux
3 7 (9.21%) Windows
4 1 (1.32%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (39.47%) Performance Tuning
2 20 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (22.37%) OO
4 16 (21.05%) Data Analysis
5 15 (19.74%) Data Modelling
6 12 (15.79%) Migration
7 11 (14.47%) OOD
7 11 (14.47%) Technical Analysis
8 9 (11.84%) Kalman Filter
8 9 (11.84%) Wealth Management
9 8 (10.53%) Multithreading
9 8 (10.53%) ETL
10 6 (7.89%) Database Tuning
11 5 (6.58%) Business Intelligence
12 4 (5.26%) Project Management
12 4 (5.26%) Business Analysis
13 3 (3.95%) Data Architecture
13 3 (3.95%) Performance Management
13 3 (3.95%) Data Security
13 3 (3.95%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 49 (64.47%) Java
2 36 (47.37%) SQL
3 19 (25.00%) Perl
4 16 (21.05%) PL/SQL
5 13 (17.11%) VBA
6 12 (15.79%) JavaScript
7 4 (5.26%) C#
8 3 (3.95%) Shell Script
9 2 (2.63%) Python
9 2 (2.63%) T-SQL
10 1 (1.32%) VB
10 1 (1.32%) XQuery
10 1 (1.32%) XPath
10 1 (1.32%) Scala
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.32%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.32%) Control-M
Vendors
1 34 (44.74%) Oracle
2 8 (10.53%) Informatica
3 4 (5.26%) Cognos
4 3 (3.95%) Bloomberg
4 3 (3.95%) Microsoft
4 3 (3.95%) Teradata
5 1 (1.32%) Kofax
5 1 (1.32%) IBM
5 1 (1.32%) SAP
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