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 December 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 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sybase
Rank 96 80 85
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +5
Contract jobs citing Sybase 28 36 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.02% 1.48% 1.14%
As % of the Vendors category 2.75% 3.52% 2.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 13 19
Average daily rate
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£450 £300 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £422 £232 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £410 £381 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.54% +8.92%
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
1017 1023 1016
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 36.87% 41.93% 46.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 507 470 503
Average daily rate £370 £350 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 44 35
Average hourly rate £15.77 £17.00 £20.04
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.23% -15.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.10 £9.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.80 £68.70 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -10.52%

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 December 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 11 £470 +36.72%
Edinburgh -22 4 £525 +115.38% 2
Inverclyde - - - -
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Sybase
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 56 (71.79%) Java
2 49 (62.82%) Finance
3 39 (50.00%) Oracle
4 38 (48.72%) Banking
5 37 (47.44%) SQL
6 34 (43.59%) Relational Database
7 31 (39.74%) Performance Tuning
7 31 (39.74%) RDBMS
8 28 (35.90%) SQL Server
9 27 (34.62%) UNIX
10 26 (33.33%) DB2
11 25 (32.05%) Hibernate
12 23 (29.49%) Agile Software Development
13 21 (26.92%) Front Office
13 21 (26.92%) HTML
14 20 (25.64%) Perl
14 20 (25.64%) Analytical Skills
15 19 (24.36%) SQL Server 2008
15 19 (24.36%) PL/SQL
15 19 (24.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 18 (23.08%) Spring
16 18 (23.08%) Servlets
16 18 (23.08%) Linux
17 17 (21.79%) OO
17 17 (21.79%) Web Services
17 17 (21.79%) VBA
17 17 (21.79%) JSP
17 17 (21.79%) Data Modelling
18 16 (20.51%) JavaScript
18 16 (20.51%) XML

Sybase
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 (3.85%) IIS
1 3 (3.85%) SAS
2 1 (1.28%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.28%) JBoss
2 1 (1.28%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.28%) WebLogic
Applications
1 4 (5.13%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.85%) MS Visio
2 3 (3.85%) SPSS
2 3 (3.85%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (2.56%) Markit EDM
2 1 (1.28%) Oracle EBS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (43.59%) Relational Database
2 31 (39.74%) RDBMS
3 28 (35.90%) SQL Server
4 26 (33.33%) DB2
5 19 (24.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 19 (24.36%) SQL Server 2008
6 14 (17.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (6.41%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (5.13%) Big Data
9 3 (3.85%) SQL Server 2005
9 3 (3.85%) Oracle OLAP
9 3 (3.85%) OLAP
10 2 (2.56%) Oracle Reports
11 1 (1.28%) JasperReports
11 1 (1.28%) SAP BW
11 1 (1.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 1 (1.28%) Hadoop
11 1 (1.28%) MongoDB
11 1 (1.28%) NoSQL
11 1 (1.28%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 8 (10.26%) JUnit
2 6 (7.69%) Eclipse
3 5 (6.41%) Maven
3 5 (6.41%) TestComplete
3 5 (6.41%) Build Forge
4 3 (3.85%) Subversion
5 2 (2.56%) Ant
6 1 (1.28%) JIRA
6 1 (1.28%) PowerBuilder
6 1 (1.28%) ERwin
6 1 (1.28%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (1.28%) Hudson
6 1 (1.28%) Jenkins
General
1 49 (62.82%) Finance
2 38 (48.72%) Banking
3 21 (26.92%) Front Office
4 12 (15.38%) Investment Banking
5 3 (3.85%) Legal
Job Titles
1 67 (85.90%) Developer
2 29 (37.18%) Java Developer
3 18 (23.08%) SQL Developer
4 14 (17.95%) Senior Developer
5 12 (15.38%) SQL Server Developer
6 10 (12.82%) Database Developer
6 10 (12.82%) Senior Java Developer
7 7 (8.97%) Analyst
8 6 (7.69%) DB2 Developer
9 4 (5.13%) Senior SQL Developer
10 3 (3.85%) Data Architect
10 3 (3.85%) Architect
10 3 (3.85%) Business Analyst
10 3 (3.85%) .NET Developer
11 2 (2.56%) Support Analyst
11 2 (2.56%) Senior Analyst
11 2 (2.56%) Data Analyst
11 2 (2.56%) Project Manager
11 2 (2.56%) Enterprise Data Architect
11 2 (2.56%) Business Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (32.05%) Hibernate
2 21 (26.92%) HTML
3 18 (23.08%) Servlets
3 18 (23.08%) Spring
4 17 (21.79%) Web Services
4 17 (21.79%) JSP
5 16 (20.51%) XML
5 16 (20.51%) CSS
6 15 (19.23%) EJB
6 15 (19.23%) DHTML
6 15 (19.23%) XSL
7 8 (10.26%) J2SE
8 7 (8.97%) JMS
8 7 (8.97%) Apache Flex
9 4 (5.13%) WCF
9 4 (5.13%) HTML5
9 4 (5.13%) ASP.NET
9 4 (5.13%) .NET
10 3 (3.85%) SOAP
10 3 (3.85%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 20 (25.64%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (11.54%) Equity Derivative
3 7 (8.97%) Fixed Income
4 6 (7.69%) Reference Data
5 3 (3.85%) Social Media
5 3 (3.85%) Derivative
6 2 (2.56%) Market Risk
6 2 (2.56%) Equities
6 2 (2.56%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.56%) Hedge funds
7 1 (1.28%) Replication
7 1 (1.28%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 27 (34.62%) UNIX
2 18 (23.08%) Linux
3 6 (7.69%) Windows
4 1 (1.28%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (39.74%) Performance Tuning
2 23 (29.49%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (21.79%) OO
3 17 (21.79%) Data Modelling
4 13 (16.67%) Migration
4 13 (16.67%) Data Analysis
4 13 (16.67%) Technical Analysis
5 12 (15.38%) Wealth Management
6 11 (14.10%) OOD
7 10 (12.82%) Kalman Filter
8 8 (10.26%) Multithreading
9 7 (8.97%) Database Tuning
10 6 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
11 5 (6.41%) ETL
12 4 (5.13%) CRM
12 4 (5.13%) Data Management
12 4 (5.13%) Business Analysis
13 3 (3.85%) Software Engineering
13 3 (3.85%) Information Architecture
13 3 (3.85%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 56 (71.79%) Java
2 37 (47.44%) SQL
3 20 (25.64%) Perl
4 19 (24.36%) PL/SQL
5 17 (21.79%) VBA
6 16 (20.51%) JavaScript
7 5 (6.41%) C#
8 2 (2.56%) Shell Script
8 2 (2.56%) Python
8 2 (2.56%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.28%) VB
9 1 (1.28%) XQuery
9 1 (1.28%) XPath
9 1 (1.28%) Scala
Systems Management
1 2 (2.56%) Control-M
2 1 (1.28%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 39 (50.00%) Oracle
2 5 (6.41%) Informatica
3 4 (5.13%) Cognos
4 3 (3.85%) Microsoft
4 3 (3.85%) Bloomberg
4 3 (3.85%) Teradata
5 1 (1.28%) SAP
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