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 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sybase
Rank 73 73 26
Rank change year-on-year
0 -47
Contract jobs citing Sybase 56 60 127
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.85% 2.27% 5.25%
As % of the Vendors category 4.89% 5.68% 11.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 32 50
Average daily rate
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£425 £380 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.84% +1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £304 £303 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £441 £450 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £15.75
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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
1145 1057 1093
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 37.85% 39.99% 45.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 617 484 516
Average daily rate £360 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £235 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £475 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 27 32
Average hourly rate £16.00 £22.50 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.88% +60.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £15.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £32.00 £43.55
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

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 24 April 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 24 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -2 41 £425 +6.25% 8
Stirling -5 10 - -
Edinburgh -3 2 £500 +45.45% 1
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Sybase
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 65 (74.71%) Java
2 55 (63.22%) Finance
3 46 (52.87%) Banking
3 46 (52.87%) SQL
4 35 (40.23%) Spring
5 30 (34.48%) Oracle
5 30 (34.48%) UNIX
6 28 (32.18%) Investment Banking
7 27 (31.03%) Front Office
7 27 (31.03%) Performance Tuning
8 26 (29.89%) Hibernate
8 26 (29.89%) Agile Software Development
9 25 (28.74%) RDBMS
9 25 (28.74%) Relational Database
10 24 (27.59%) SQL Server
11 22 (25.29%) Linux
11 22 (25.29%) Analytical Skills
12 20 (22.99%) OO
12 20 (22.99%) OOD
12 20 (22.99%) DB2
13 19 (21.84%) HTML
14 18 (20.69%) Perl
14 18 (20.69%) JUnit
14 18 (20.69%) JMS
14 18 (20.69%) J2SE
15 14 (16.09%) XML
15 14 (16.09%) Equity Derivative
15 14 (16.09%) Database Tuning
16 12 (13.79%) Web Services
16 12 (13.79%) Microsoft

Sybase
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 5 (5.75%) IIS
2 1 (1.15%) FileNet
2 1 (1.15%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.15%) WebLogic
2 1 (1.15%) JBoss
2 1 (1.15%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (2.30%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.15%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (2.30%) Markit EDM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (28.74%) RDBMS
1 25 (28.74%) Relational Database
2 24 (27.59%) SQL Server
3 20 (22.99%) DB2
4 11 (12.64%) SQL Server 2005
4 11 (12.64%) SQL Server 2008
5 9 (10.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (6.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (5.75%) Sybase IQ
7 5 (5.75%) Sybase ASE
8 2 (2.30%) Big Data
8 2 (2.30%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (1.15%) OLAP
9 1 (1.15%) Oracle Database
9 1 (1.15%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 18 (20.69%) JUnit
2 10 (11.49%) Eclipse
3 5 (5.75%) TestComplete
3 5 (5.75%) Build Forge
4 3 (3.45%) Subversion
5 2 (2.30%) Maven
General
1 55 (63.22%) Finance
2 46 (52.87%) Banking
3 28 (32.18%) Investment Banking
4 27 (31.03%) Front Office
5 2 (2.30%) Financial Institution
5 2 (2.30%) Legal
6 1 (1.15%) Retail Banking
6 1 (1.15%) Retail
Job Titles
1 74 (85.06%) Developer
2 47 (54.02%) Java Developer
3 21 (24.14%) Senior Developer
4 19 (21.84%) Senior Java Developer
5 14 (16.09%) SQL Developer
6 6 (6.90%) Analyst
7 5 (5.75%) .NET Developer
8 4 (4.60%) Designer
9 3 (3.45%) Database Developer
9 3 (3.45%) Support Analyst
9 3 (3.45%) Solutions Designer
9 3 (3.45%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 2 (2.30%) Senior SQL Developer
10 2 (2.30%) Market Risk Developer
10 2 (2.30%) SQL Server Developer
10 2 (2.30%) C++ Developer
11 1 (1.15%) Applications Support Analyst
11 1 (1.15%) Technical Analyst
11 1 (1.15%) Web Designer
11 1 (1.15%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (40.23%) Spring
2 26 (29.89%) Hibernate
3 19 (21.84%) HTML
4 18 (20.69%) JMS
4 18 (20.69%) J2SE
5 14 (16.09%) XML
6 12 (13.79%) Web Services
7 11 (12.64%) .NET
8 10 (11.49%) HTML5
9 9 (10.34%) JSP
9 9 (10.34%) Apache Flex
10 8 (9.20%) EJB
10 8 (9.20%) CSS
10 8 (9.20%) Servlets
10 8 (9.20%) XSL
10 8 (9.20%) DHTML
11 7 (8.05%) Classic ASP
11 7 (8.05%) ASP.NET
11 7 (8.05%) WCF
12 5 (5.75%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 22 (25.29%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (16.09%) Equity Derivative
3 11 (12.64%) Fixed Income
4 5 (5.75%) Derivative
4 5 (5.75%) Management Information System
5 4 (4.60%) Equities
6 2 (2.30%) Market Risk
6 2 (2.30%) iSeries
6 2 (2.30%) Mainframe
6 2 (2.30%) Credit Derivative
6 2 (2.30%) Interest Rate Derivative
6 2 (2.30%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.15%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (1.15%) Social Media
7 1 (1.15%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 30 (34.48%) UNIX
2 22 (25.29%) Linux
3 9 (10.34%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (31.03%) Performance Tuning
2 26 (29.89%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (22.99%) OO
3 20 (22.99%) OOD
4 14 (16.09%) Database Tuning
5 11 (12.64%) Data Modelling
5 11 (12.64%) Software Engineering
5 11 (12.64%) Wealth Management
5 11 (12.64%) Multithreading
6 7 (8.05%) RAD
6 7 (8.05%) Investment Management
7 6 (6.90%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (5.75%) Workflow
8 5 (5.75%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (5.75%) System Testing
9 3 (3.45%) Migration
9 3 (3.45%) TDD
9 3 (3.45%) Data Management
9 3 (3.45%) CRM
9 3 (3.45%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 65 (74.71%) Java
2 46 (52.87%) SQL
3 18 (20.69%) Perl
4 11 (12.64%) C#
5 10 (11.49%) JavaScript
6 9 (10.34%) PL/SQL
6 9 (10.34%) T-SQL
6 9 (10.34%) VBA
7 7 (8.05%) Shell Script
8 2 (2.30%) Python
8 2 (2.30%) C++
9 1 (1.15%) VB
9 1 (1.15%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2 (2.30%) Degree
1 2 (2.30%) CISA
1 2 (2.30%) QiCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.15%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (2.30%) Control-M
2 1 (1.15%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 30 (34.48%) Oracle
2 12 (13.79%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.30%) Cognos
4 1 (1.15%) Teradata
4 1 (1.15%) IBM
4 1 (1.15%) Informatica
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