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 28 July 2015 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
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sybase
Rank 84 93 32
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -61
Contract jobs citing Sybase 53 42 112
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.66% 1.51% 4.54%
As % of the Vendors category 4.66% 3.76% 11.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 20 34
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£375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £310 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £435 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £65.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £65.00 - £11.00
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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
1137 1117 989
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 35.53% 40.22% 40.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 516 537 446
Average daily rate £350 £347 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.72% -7.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £210 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £464 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 27 31
Average hourly rate £16.00 £18.00 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +24.13%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £12.00 £9.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £27.50 £23.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -10.25%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Sybase across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 28 July 2015.

Sybase Daily Rate Histogram 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 28 July 2015. 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 +7 38 £365 -8.75% 4
Edinburgh 0 10 £438 +35.13%
Stirling +5 5 £458 -
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Sybase
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, 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 73 (68.22%) SQL
2 72 (67.29%) Finance
3 67 (62.62%) Java
4 49 (45.79%) Banking
5 42 (39.25%) Spring
6 40 (37.38%) UNIX
7 38 (35.51%) Relational Database
8 36 (33.64%) Analytical Skills
9 34 (31.78%) RDBMS
10 30 (28.04%) Investment Banking
11 29 (27.10%) Performance Tuning
12 28 (26.17%) Linux
12 28 (26.17%) OO
13 27 (25.23%) SQL Server
13 27 (25.23%) Hibernate
14 26 (24.30%) OOD
15 25 (23.36%) DB2
15 25 (23.36%) Oracle
15 25 (23.36%) Front Office
16 23 (21.50%) SDLC
17 22 (20.56%) Agile Software Development
17 22 (20.56%) JUnit
17 22 (20.56%) JMS
17 22 (20.56%) J2SE
18 20 (18.69%) Perl
18 20 (18.69%) XML
19 18 (16.82%) Data Modelling
19 18 (16.82%) Software Engineering
19 18 (16.82%) Equity Derivative
20 17 (15.89%) Web Services

Sybase
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, 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 4 (3.74%) IIS
2 2 (1.87%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.93%) FileNet
Applications
1 1 (0.93%) MS Office
1 1 (0.93%) MS Excel
1 1 (0.93%) MS Visio
1 1 (0.93%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.87%) Summit
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.93%) SAN
1 1 (0.93%) CTI
1 1 (0.93%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (35.51%) Relational Database
2 34 (31.78%) RDBMS
3 27 (25.23%) SQL Server
4 25 (23.36%) DB2
5 11 (10.28%) Sybase ASE
6 10 (9.35%) Sybase IQ
6 10 (9.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 10 (9.35%) SQL Server 2008
7 9 (8.41%) SQL Server 2005
7 9 (8.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (3.74%) Big Data
9 3 (2.80%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.93%) Data Mining
10 1 (0.93%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (0.93%) KDB
10 1 (0.93%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 22 (20.56%) JUnit
2 7 (6.54%) Eclipse
3 3 (2.80%) NUnit
4 2 (1.87%) CruiseControl
4 2 (1.87%) Subversion
4 2 (1.87%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (1.87%) MSBuild
4 2 (1.87%) TeamCity
5 1 (0.93%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.93%) QUnit
5 1 (0.93%) Jasmine
5 1 (0.93%) Fiddler
5 1 (0.93%) Toad
5 1 (0.93%) HP UFT
5 1 (0.93%) PowerBuilder
General
1 72 (67.29%) Finance
2 49 (45.79%) Banking
3 30 (28.04%) Investment Banking
4 25 (23.36%) Front Office
5 3 (2.80%) Legal
6 2 (1.87%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.93%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.93%) Retail
Job Titles
1 82 (76.64%) Developer
2 47 (43.93%) Java Developer
3 22 (20.56%) Senior Developer
3 22 (20.56%) SQL Developer
4 21 (19.63%) Senior Java Developer
5 10 (9.35%) Analyst
6 7 (6.54%) Designer
7 6 (5.61%) SQL Server Developer
7 6 (5.61%) Technical Developer
7 6 (5.61%) Solutions Designer
8 5 (4.67%) .NET Developer
9 4 (3.74%) Lead Developer
9 4 (3.74%) C# Developer
9 4 (3.74%) Lead Java Developer
9 4 (3.74%) Database Developer
9 4 (3.74%) Technical Leader
10 3 (2.80%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 3 (2.80%) Applications Support Analyst
10 3 (2.80%) Support Analyst
10 3 (2.80%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (39.25%) Spring
2 27 (25.23%) Hibernate
3 22 (20.56%) J2SE
3 22 (20.56%) JMS
4 20 (18.69%) XML
5 17 (15.89%) Web Services
6 13 (12.15%) HTML
6 13 (12.15%) .NET
7 10 (9.35%) CSS
8 9 (8.41%) JSP
8 9 (8.41%) Servlets
8 9 (8.41%) DHTML
8 9 (8.41%) EJB
8 9 (8.41%) XSL
9 8 (7.48%) J2EE
10 7 (6.54%) Classic ASP
11 5 (4.67%) ASP.NET
11 5 (4.67%) WCF
12 4 (3.74%) WPF
12 4 (3.74%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 36 (33.64%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (16.82%) Equity Derivative
3 11 (10.28%) Derivative
4 7 (6.54%) Fixed Income
5 5 (4.67%) Data Centre
5 5 (4.67%) Market Risk
6 4 (3.74%) Management Information System
6 4 (3.74%) Replication
7 3 (2.80%) Computer Science
8 2 (1.87%) Interest Rate Derivative
8 2 (1.87%) iSeries
8 2 (1.87%) Equities
8 2 (1.87%) Credit Derivative
8 2 (1.87%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.93%) Grid Computing
9 1 (0.93%) Clustering
9 1 (0.93%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.93%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.93%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 40 (37.38%) UNIX
2 28 (26.17%) Linux
3 6 (5.61%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (27.10%) Performance Tuning
2 28 (26.17%) OO
3 26 (24.30%) OOD
4 23 (21.50%) SDLC
5 22 (20.56%) Agile Software Development
6 18 (16.82%) Software Engineering
6 18 (16.82%) Data Modelling
7 16 (14.95%) Wealth Management
8 12 (11.21%) Database Tuning
9 8 (7.48%) Multithreading
9 8 (7.48%) System Testing
10 7 (6.54%) RAD
10 7 (6.54%) Kalman Filter
11 6 (5.61%) Investment Management
11 6 (5.61%) TDD
12 5 (4.67%) Continuous Integration
13 4 (3.74%) Business Intelligence
14 3 (2.80%) Workflow
14 3 (2.80%) Migration
14 3 (2.80%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 73 (68.22%) SQL
2 67 (62.62%) Java
3 20 (18.69%) Perl
4 15 (14.02%) Shell Script
5 14 (13.08%) C#
6 13 (12.15%) T-SQL
7 10 (9.35%) PL/SQL
7 10 (9.35%) JavaScript
7 10 (9.35%) VBA
8 5 (4.67%) PowerShell
9 4 (3.74%) Scala
10 3 (2.80%) C++
11 2 (1.87%) Python
12 1 (0.93%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (1.87%) CISA
1 2 (1.87%) QiCA
1 2 (1.87%) Degree
2 1 (0.93%) ISEB
2 1 (0.93%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.87%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.93%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (5.61%) Control-M
Vendors
1 25 (23.36%) Oracle
2 15 (14.02%) Microsoft
3 4 (3.74%) Informatica
4 2 (1.87%) Murex
5 1 (0.93%) IBM
5 1 (0.93%) Veritas
5 1 (0.93%) TIBCO
5 1 (0.93%) Perforce
5 1 (0.93%) Ab Initio
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