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 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sybase
Rank 80 45 83
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +38
Contract jobs citing Sybase 50 77 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.79% 3.14% 0.98%
As % of the Vendors category 3.86% 7.67% 2.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 29 18
Average daily rate
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£419 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £330 £334
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £400 £373
% change year-on-year
-3.12% +7.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £90.00 £44.50
% change year-on-year
- +102.24%
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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
1295 1004 1078
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 46.33% 40.95% 40.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 655 491 448
Average daily rate £350 £363 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £209 £175 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 23 73
Average hourly rate £17.00 £13.63 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.77% -26.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £9.25 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.80 £31.05 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.30 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-6.73% +1.57%

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 29 August 2014.

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 29 August 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 -22 41 £425 +6.25% 5
Stirling -7 4 - -
Edinburgh -8 4 £310 - 1
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Sybase
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 58 (55.24%) Java
2 55 (52.38%) SQL
3 54 (51.43%) Finance
4 42 (40.00%) Relational Database
5 41 (39.05%) Oracle
6 37 (35.24%) UNIX
7 35 (33.33%) Banking
8 34 (32.38%) SQL Server
8 34 (32.38%) Performance Tuning
9 27 (25.71%) RDBMS
10 24 (22.86%) Perl
11 23 (21.90%) Linux
11 23 (21.90%) Spring
12 22 (20.95%) DB2
13 21 (20.00%) PL/SQL
13 21 (20.00%) XML
14 20 (19.05%) OO
15 18 (17.14%) Hibernate
16 17 (16.19%) Front Office
16 17 (16.19%) Data Modelling
17 15 (14.29%) OOD
17 15 (14.29%) Shell Script
18 14 (13.33%) ETL
18 14 (13.33%) Migration
18 14 (13.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 14 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
19 13 (12.38%) Web Services
20 12 (11.43%) Servlets
20 12 (11.43%) C#
20 12 (11.43%) HTML

Sybase
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 (2.86%) IIS
2 1 (0.95%) WebSphere
2 1 (0.95%) Confluence
2 1 (0.95%) WebLogic
2 1 (0.95%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.95%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (3.81%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.86%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (2.86%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.95%) Markit EDM
1 1 (0.95%) Murex MxG2000
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (40.00%) Relational Database
2 34 (32.38%) SQL Server
3 27 (25.71%) RDBMS
4 22 (20.95%) DB2
5 14 (13.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 14 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
6 11 (10.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (4.76%) Oracle Database 11g
7 5 (4.76%) Oracle Database
7 5 (4.76%) Oracle OWB
8 4 (3.81%) Sybase IQ
8 4 (3.81%) KDB
9 3 (2.86%) SQL Server 2005
9 3 (2.86%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.95%) NoSQL
10 1 (0.95%) MySQL
10 1 (0.95%) Ingres
10 1 (0.95%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 11 (10.48%) JUnit
2 5 (4.76%) Subversion
3 3 (2.86%) JIRA
3 3 (2.86%) Maven
3 3 (2.86%) Ant
3 3 (2.86%) Eclipse
4 2 (1.90%) Apache Ivy
4 2 (1.90%) TestComplete
4 2 (1.90%) Build Forge
4 2 (1.90%) FlexUnit
5 1 (0.95%) Hudson
5 1 (0.95%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.95%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.95%) JBehave
5 1 (0.95%) PowerBuilder
5 1 (0.95%) ClearCase
5 1 (0.95%) Oracle Forms
General
1 54 (51.43%) Finance
2 35 (33.33%) Banking
3 17 (16.19%) Front Office
4 12 (11.43%) Investment Banking
5 3 (2.86%) Legal
Job Titles
1 86 (81.90%) Developer
2 34 (32.38%) Java Developer
3 20 (19.05%) SQL Developer
4 17 (16.19%) Analyst
5 11 (10.48%) SQL Server Developer
6 9 (8.57%) Senior Developer
7 6 (5.71%) ETL Developer
7 6 (5.71%) Sybase Developer
7 6 (5.71%) Analyst Developer
7 6 (5.71%) Database Developer
7 6 (5.71%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 5 (4.76%) Data Analyst
8 5 (4.76%) DB2 Developer
8 5 (4.76%) .NET Developer
8 5 (4.76%) C++ Developer
8 5 (4.76%) Senior Java Developer
9 4 (3.81%) Business Analyst
9 4 (3.81%) J2EE Developer
9 4 (3.81%) Technical Analyst
10 3 (2.86%) Senior SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (21.90%) Spring
2 21 (20.00%) XML
3 18 (17.14%) Hibernate
4 13 (12.38%) Web Services
5 12 (11.43%) Servlets
5 12 (11.43%) HTML
6 11 (10.48%) DHTML
6 11 (10.48%) XSL
6 11 (10.48%) J2EE
6 11 (10.48%) EJB
6 11 (10.48%) CSS
6 11 (10.48%) JSP
6 11 (10.48%) JMS
7 10 (9.52%) .NET
8 8 (7.62%) J2SE
9 6 (5.71%) SOAP
10 5 (4.76%) WPF
11 4 (3.81%) XSLT
11 4 (3.81%) ASP.NET
12 3 (2.86%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 10 (9.52%) Equity Derivative
2 8 (7.62%) Derivative
3 6 (5.71%) Fixed Income
4 4 (3.81%) Client/Server
5 3 (2.86%) Computer Science
5 3 (2.86%) Mathematics
5 3 (2.86%) Market Risk
5 3 (2.86%) Reference Data
5 3 (2.86%) Equities
5 3 (2.86%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 2 (1.90%) Hedge funds
7 1 (0.95%) Physics
7 1 (0.95%) Replication
7 1 (0.95%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 37 (35.24%) UNIX
2 23 (21.90%) Linux
3 7 (6.67%) Windows
4 1 (0.95%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (32.38%) Performance Tuning
2 20 (19.05%) OO
3 17 (16.19%) Data Modelling
4 15 (14.29%) OOD
5 14 (13.33%) ETL
5 14 (13.33%) Migration
6 12 (11.43%) Business Analysis
6 12 (11.43%) Technical Analysis
7 10 (9.52%) Data Analysis
7 10 (9.52%) Wealth Management
8 9 (8.57%) Kalman Filter
8 9 (8.57%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (7.62%) Multithreading
10 6 (5.71%) Data Migration
11 5 (4.76%) Database Tuning
12 4 (3.81%) Project Management
12 4 (3.81%) Stakeholder Management
12 4 (3.81%) TDD
12 4 (3.81%) System Testing
12 4 (3.81%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 58 (55.24%) Java
2 55 (52.38%) SQL
3 24 (22.86%) Perl
4 21 (20.00%) PL/SQL
5 15 (14.29%) Shell Script
6 12 (11.43%) C#
7 11 (10.48%) VBA
8 5 (4.76%) C++
8 5 (4.76%) JavaScript
8 5 (4.76%) Python
9 4 (3.81%) Korn
10 2 (1.90%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.95%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 2 (1.90%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.81%) QA
2 2 (1.90%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.95%) Control-M
Vendors
1 41 (39.05%) Oracle
2 8 (7.62%) Bloomberg
3 5 (4.76%) Reuters
3 5 (4.76%) Informatica
4 4 (3.81%) Microsoft
5 1 (0.95%) Kofax
5 1 (0.95%) IBM
5 1 (0.95%) Adobe
5 1 (0.95%) Murex
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