The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sybase products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sybase over the 3 months to 20 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sybase
Rank 229 232 235
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +3
Contract jobs citing Sybase 10 7 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.11% 0.079% 0.15%
As % of the Vendors category 0.23% 0.16% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 7 7
Average daily rate
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£505 £425 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.82% +18.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £318 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £610 £450 £498
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £44.50
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 South East region.

Vendors Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
4327 4356 4923
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 47.19% 49.03% 48.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 2221 2201 2118
Average daily rate £350 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £213 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 233 274 306
Average hourly rate £16.00 £19.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.94% -2.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.09 £11.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% -2.50%

Sybase
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Sybase across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Sybase Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Sybase
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Sybase across the South East region.

Sybase Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Sybase
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Sybase across the South East region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014.

Sybase Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Sybase
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Sybase across the South East region.

Sybase Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Sybase
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Sybase within the South East region over the 3 months to 20 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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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
Surrey - 6 £610 - 2
Berkshire +3 1 £300 -29.41%
Buckinghamshire - 1 £400 -
Hampshire - - - -
Sybase
England

Sybase
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 15 (75.00%) Oracle
2 14 (70.00%) SQL
3 13 (65.00%) Linux
4 10 (50.00%) Java
4 10 (50.00%) Data Modelling
5 9 (45.00%) DB2
5 9 (45.00%) Oracle Database
5 9 (45.00%) Relational Database
6 8 (40.00%) RDBMS
6 8 (40.00%) Python
6 8 (40.00%) OO
7 7 (35.00%) Perl
7 7 (35.00%) OOP
7 7 (35.00%) Finance
7 7 (35.00%) Hadoop
7 7 (35.00%) Open Source
7 7 (35.00%) Apache Hive
7 7 (35.00%) Analytics
7 7 (35.00%) Apache Pig
7 7 (35.00%) HBase
7 7 (35.00%) Big Data
8 6 (30.00%) Cloudera
8 6 (30.00%) Couchbase
8 6 (30.00%) R
8 6 (30.00%) MapReduce
8 6 (30.00%) Tableau
8 6 (30.00%) RapidMiner
8 6 (30.00%) Project Planning
8 6 (30.00%) Data Security
8 6 (30.00%) Project Management

Sybase
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 7 (35.00%) Apache Pig
2 1 (5.00%) SAS
2 1 (5.00%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 3 (15.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (10.00%) SAN
2 1 (5.00%) Intranet
2 1 (5.00%) Internet
2 1 (5.00%) IP Telephony
2 1 (5.00%) LAN
2 1 (5.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (45.00%) DB2
1 9 (45.00%) Oracle Database
1 9 (45.00%) Relational Database
2 8 (40.00%) RDBMS
3 7 (35.00%) HBase
3 7 (35.00%) Big Data
3 7 (35.00%) Hadoop
3 7 (35.00%) Apache Hive
4 6 (30.00%) RapidMiner
4 6 (30.00%) Couchbase
5 5 (25.00%) NoSQL
6 3 (15.00%) SQL Server
7 2 (10.00%) MySQL
7 2 (10.00%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (10.00%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (5.00%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (5.00%) JasperReports
8 1 (5.00%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
General
1 7 (35.00%) Finance
2 2 (10.00%) Banking
2 2 (10.00%) Retail
2 2 (10.00%) Retail Banking
3 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (5.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (45.00%) Architect
2 7 (35.00%) Developer
2 7 (35.00%) Technical Architect
3 4 (20.00%) Senior Developer
3 4 (20.00%) Senior Technical Architect
3 4 (20.00%) Senior Architect
3 4 (20.00%) Technical Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
4 2 (10.00%) Sybase DBA
4 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Architect
4 2 (10.00%) DBA
4 2 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (10.00%) Oracle DBA
4 2 (10.00%) Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (5.00%) Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Analyst Programmer
5 1 (5.00%) Programmer
5 1 (5.00%) Technical Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (25.00%) Natural Language Processing
2 3 (15.00%) Hibernate
3 2 (10.00%) Java EE
3 2 (10.00%) Web Services
3 2 (10.00%) ODBC
4 1 (5.00%) XML Schema
4 1 (5.00%) OLE
4 1 (5.00%) OLE DB
4 1 (5.00%) .NET
4 1 (5.00%) J2EE
4 1 (5.00%) ADO
4 1 (5.00%) ADO.NET
4 1 (5.00%) JSP
4 1 (5.00%) XML
4 1 (5.00%) BAPI
4 1 (5.00%) Spring
4 1 (5.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 7 (35.00%) Open Source
2 3 (15.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.00%) Credit Risk
3 1 (5.00%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (5.00%) Client/Server
3 1 (5.00%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 13 (65.00%) Linux
2 5 (25.00%) Windows
3 4 (20.00%) UNIX
4 3 (15.00%) Solaris
5 2 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (5.00%) Windows 7
6 1 (5.00%) Apple iOS
6 1 (5.00%) Android
6 1 (5.00%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 8 (40.00%) OO
3 7 (35.00%) OOP
3 7 (35.00%) Analytics
4 6 (30.00%) Project Management
4 6 (30.00%) Data Security
4 6 (30.00%) MapReduce
4 6 (30.00%) Project Planning
5 3 (15.00%) Enterprise Architecture
6 2 (10.00%) Configuration Management
6 2 (10.00%) Technical Architecture
6 2 (10.00%) Refactoring
6 2 (10.00%) Migration
6 2 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (5.00%) Data Analysis
7 1 (5.00%) Business Analysis
7 1 (5.00%) ITIL
7 1 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (5.00%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 14 (70.00%) SQL
2 10 (50.00%) Java
3 8 (40.00%) Python
4 7 (35.00%) Perl
5 6 (30.00%) R
6 2 (10.00%) T-SQL
6 2 (10.00%) C
6 2 (10.00%) C++
6 2 (10.00%) Delphi
7 1 (5.00%) C#
7 1 (5.00%) VB
7 1 (5.00%) VB.NET
7 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) MCSE
1 1 (5.00%) CCNA
1 1 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (5.00%) SAS Certification
1 1 (5.00%) MCDST
1 1 (5.00%) Degree
1 1 (5.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
System Software
1 2 (10.00%) Oracle RMAN
1 2 (10.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) Legato
1 2 (10.00%) BMC PATROL
1 2 (10.00%) Foglight
1 2 (10.00%) Data Guard
2 1 (5.00%) SAP Afaria
2 1 (5.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 15 (75.00%) Oracle
2 6 (30.00%) Tableau
2 6 (30.00%) Cloudera
3 2 (10.00%) Red Hat
4 1 (5.00%) Actimize
4 1 (5.00%) Norkom
4 1 (5.00%) Syclo
4 1 (5.00%) Business Objects
4 1 (5.00%) SAP
4 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (5.00%) HP