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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sybase over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 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.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Sybase
UK / Scotland
Rank 96 115 103
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -12
Contract jobs citing Sybase 12 19 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.72% 0.73% 0.84%
As % of the Vendors category 1.58% 1.76% 2.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 8 18
Median daily rate £350 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.64% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £335 £422
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £550 £508
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £360 £424
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -15.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
761 1077 952
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 45.73% 41.30% 36.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 412 591 481
Median daily rate £360 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £240 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 15 24
Median hourly rate £42.00 £28.75 £15.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+46.08% +82.30%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £14.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £43.00 £32.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £22.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-17.77% +32.35%

Sybase
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Scotland region citing Sybase as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 20 January 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Sybase within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +20 10 £350 -36.36%
Glasgow -1 2 - -
Sybase
UK

Sybase
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Sybase also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for Sybase.

1 30 (96.77%) SQL
2 19 (61.29%) DB2
3 18 (58.06%) Java
3 18 (58.06%) Unix
3 18 (58.06%) Linux
4 14 (45.16%) RDBMS
4 14 (45.16%) Spring
4 14 (45.16%) Relational Database
5 13 (41.94%) Finance
5 13 (41.94%) Perl
6 12 (38.71%) Oracle
7 11 (35.48%) JUnit
8 10 (32.26%) SAP Basis
8 10 (32.26%) Disaster Recovery
8 10 (32.26%) SAP
8 10 (32.26%) SQL Server
8 10 (32.26%) Business Intelligence
8 10 (32.26%) BusinessObjects
8 10 (32.26%) SAP BW
8 10 (32.26%) J2SE
8 10 (32.26%) MaxDB
8 10 (32.26%) NWDI
8 10 (32.26%) SAP MII
8 10 (32.26%) SAP BPC
9 8 (25.81%) JMS
9 8 (25.81%) Performance Tuning
9 8 (25.81%) Analytical Skills
10 7 (22.58%) Scala
10 7 (22.58%) Agile Software Development
10 7 (22.58%) Banking

Sybase
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 5 (16.13%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 10 (32.26%) SAP BPC
1 10 (32.26%) SAP MII
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (61.29%) DB2
2 14 (45.16%) RDBMS
2 14 (45.16%) Relational Database
3 10 (32.26%) BusinessObjects
3 10 (32.26%) MaxDB
3 10 (32.26%) SAP BW
3 10 (32.26%) SQL Server
4 1 (3.23%) MongoDB
4 1 (3.23%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (35.48%) JUnit
2 10 (32.26%) NWDI
General
1 13 (41.94%) Finance
2 7 (22.58%) Banking
3 3 (9.68%) Front Office
4 2 (6.45%) Investment Banking
4 2 (6.45%) Manufacturing
5 1 (3.23%) Law
Job Titles
1 21 (67.74%) Developer
2 11 (35.48%) Java Developer
3 9 (29.03%) Administrator
3 9 (29.03%) SAP Administrator
3 9 (29.03%) SAP Basis Administrator
4 7 (22.58%) Scala Developer
5 3 (9.68%) C++ Developer
6 1 (3.23%) Java Scala Developer
6 1 (3.23%) SAP Basis Support
6 1 (3.23%) SAP Support
6 1 (3.23%) Senior Developer
6 1 (3.23%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (3.23%) SQL Developer
6 1 (3.23%) Sybase Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (45.16%) Spring
2 10 (32.26%) J2SE
2 10 (32.26%) SAP Basis
3 8 (25.81%) JMS
4 2 (6.45%) Hibernate
4 2 (6.45%) XML
5 1 (3.23%) .NET
5 1 (3.23%) HTML
5 1 (3.23%) HTML5
5 1 (3.23%) J2EE
5 1 (3.23%) JSON
5 1 (3.23%) REST
5 1 (3.23%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.81%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (19.35%) Equity Derivative
3 3 (9.68%) Computer Science
3 3 (9.68%) Mathematics
4 2 (6.45%) Derivative
5 1 (3.23%) Equities
5 1 (3.23%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 18 (58.06%) Linux
1 18 (58.06%) Unix
2 1 (3.23%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (32.26%) Business Intelligence
1 10 (32.26%) Disaster Recovery
2 8 (25.81%) Performance Tuning
3 7 (22.58%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (16.13%) OO
4 5 (16.13%) OOD
4 5 (16.13%) Software Engineering
5 4 (12.90%) Data Migration
5 4 (12.90%) Migration
5 4 (12.90%) Multithreading
5 4 (12.90%) SDLC
5 4 (12.90%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (6.45%) Database Tuning
6 2 (6.45%) Programme Management
7 1 (3.23%) Analytics
7 1 (3.23%) Asset Management
7 1 (3.23%) Data Modelling
7 1 (3.23%) Investment Management
7 1 (3.23%) System Testing
7 1 (3.23%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (96.77%) SQL
2 18 (58.06%) Java
3 13 (41.94%) Perl
4 7 (22.58%) Scala
5 4 (12.90%) VBA
6 3 (9.68%) C++
6 3 (9.68%) Shell Script
7 2 (6.45%) C#
8 1 (3.23%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (12.90%) BC Cleared
1 4 (12.90%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.23%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.90%) Dodd-Frank
2 3 (9.68%) SLA
Vendors
1 12 (38.71%) Oracle
2 10 (32.26%) SAP
3 1 (3.23%) Bloomberg