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 26 January 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
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sybase
Rank 88 86 54
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -32
Contract jobs citing Sybase 33 29 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.23% 1.27% 2.91%
As % of the Vendors category 3.51% 3.08% 6.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 13 35
Average daily rate
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£440 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.38% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £422 £232 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £388 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.67% +10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
940 943 993
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 35.09% 41.43% 48.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 481 422 495
Average daily rate £375 £350 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 30 29
Average hourly rate £16.89 £14.02 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.43% -17.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £30.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -13.15%

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 26 January 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 26 January 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 -3 17 £445 +20.27% 1
Edinburgh -14 4 £525 +115.38% 3
Inverclyde - - - -
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Sybase
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 50 (80.65%) Java
2 39 (62.90%) Finance
3 33 (53.23%) Banking
4 30 (48.39%) Oracle
5 29 (46.77%) SQL
6 27 (43.55%) RDBMS
6 27 (43.55%) Relational Database
7 25 (40.32%) UNIX
7 25 (40.32%) Agile Software Development
8 23 (37.10%) Performance Tuning
9 21 (33.87%) Spring
9 21 (33.87%) DB2
10 20 (32.26%) SQL Server
10 20 (32.26%) Hibernate
11 19 (30.65%) Perl
11 19 (30.65%) Analytical Skills
12 18 (29.03%) Linux
12 18 (29.03%) Front Office
13 17 (27.42%) HTML
14 15 (24.19%) JavaScript
15 14 (22.58%) OO
16 13 (20.97%) Investment Banking
17 12 (19.35%) JUnit
17 12 (19.35%) Servlets
17 12 (19.35%) SQL Server 2008
18 11 (17.74%) Web Services
18 11 (17.74%) VBA
18 11 (17.74%) PL/SQL
18 11 (17.74%) J2SE
18 11 (17.74%) JSP

Sybase
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 3 (4.84%) IIS
1 3 (4.84%) SAS
2 1 (1.61%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.61%) JBoss
2 1 (1.61%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.61%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (4.84%) SPSS
2 2 (3.23%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.23%) Markit EDM
2 1 (1.61%) Oracle EBS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (43.55%) RDBMS
1 27 (43.55%) Relational Database
2 21 (33.87%) DB2
3 20 (32.26%) SQL Server
4 12 (19.35%) SQL Server 2008
5 11 (17.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 8 (12.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (6.45%) Big Data
7 4 (6.45%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (4.84%) OLAP
8 3 (4.84%) Oracle OLAP
8 3 (4.84%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (1.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (1.61%) Oracle Database
9 1 (1.61%) Hadoop
9 1 (1.61%) MongoDB
9 1 (1.61%) NoSQL
9 1 (1.61%) SAP HANA
9 1 (1.61%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (1.61%) JasperReports
Development Applications
1 12 (19.35%) JUnit
2 6 (9.68%) Eclipse
3 5 (8.06%) TestComplete
3 5 (8.06%) Build Forge
3 5 (8.06%) Maven
4 4 (6.45%) Subversion
5 2 (3.23%) Ant
6 1 (1.61%) ERwin
6 1 (1.61%) Hudson
6 1 (1.61%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.61%) JIRA
General
1 39 (62.90%) Finance
2 33 (53.23%) Banking
3 18 (29.03%) Front Office
4 13 (20.97%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 56 (90.32%) Developer
2 33 (53.23%) Java Developer
3 15 (24.19%) Senior Developer
4 12 (19.35%) Senior Java Developer
5 9 (14.52%) SQL Developer
6 6 (9.68%) SQL Server Developer
6 6 (9.68%) Database Developer
7 3 (4.84%) .NET Developer
7 3 (4.84%) Analyst
7 3 (4.84%) Data Architect
7 3 (4.84%) Architect
7 3 (4.84%) Senior SQL Developer
8 2 (3.23%) Support Analyst
8 2 (3.23%) Enterprise Architect
8 2 (3.23%) Enterprise Data Architect
9 1 (1.61%) DB2 Developer
9 1 (1.61%) Agile Java Developer
9 1 (1.61%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 1 (1.61%) Flex Developer
9 1 (1.61%) Senior Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (33.87%) Spring
2 20 (32.26%) Hibernate
3 17 (27.42%) HTML
4 12 (19.35%) Servlets
5 11 (17.74%) JSP
5 11 (17.74%) Web Services
5 11 (17.74%) J2SE
5 11 (17.74%) JMS
6 10 (16.13%) XML
6 10 (16.13%) CSS
7 9 (14.52%) EJB
7 9 (14.52%) DHTML
7 9 (14.52%) XSL
7 9 (14.52%) Apache Flex
8 6 (9.68%) HTML5
9 5 (8.06%) WCF
9 5 (8.06%) ASP.NET
9 5 (8.06%) .NET
10 3 (4.84%) SOAP
10 3 (4.84%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 19 (30.65%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (16.13%) Equity Derivative
3 5 (8.06%) Fixed Income
4 3 (4.84%) Equities
4 3 (4.84%) Reference Data
4 3 (4.84%) Social Media
5 2 (3.23%) Market Risk
5 2 (3.23%) Derivative
5 2 (3.23%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (3.23%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.61%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 25 (40.32%) UNIX
2 18 (29.03%) Linux
3 5 (8.06%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (40.32%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (37.10%) Performance Tuning
3 14 (22.58%) OO
4 11 (17.74%) Data Modelling
4 11 (17.74%) OOD
5 10 (16.13%) Database Tuning
6 9 (14.52%) Wealth Management
6 9 (14.52%) Multithreading
6 9 (14.52%) Migration
7 7 (11.29%) Data Analysis
7 7 (11.29%) Technical Analysis
8 6 (9.68%) Kalman Filter
8 6 (9.68%) Software Engineering
8 6 (9.68%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (8.06%) CRM
9 5 (8.06%) Data Management
10 4 (6.45%) Investment Management
11 3 (4.84%) Performance Management
11 3 (4.84%) Data Architecture
11 3 (4.84%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 50 (80.65%) Java
2 29 (46.77%) SQL
3 19 (30.65%) Perl
4 15 (24.19%) JavaScript
5 11 (17.74%) PL/SQL
5 11 (17.74%) VBA
6 5 (8.06%) C#
7 2 (3.23%) Shell Script
7 2 (3.23%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.61%) VB
8 1 (1.61%) XQuery
8 1 (1.61%) XPath
8 1 (1.61%) Scala
Systems Management
1 2 (3.23%) Control-M
2 1 (1.61%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 30 (48.39%) Oracle
2 4 (6.45%) Cognos
2 4 (6.45%) Informatica
3 3 (4.84%) Teradata
3 3 (4.84%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.61%) SAP
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