The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Sybase products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sybase over the 3 months to 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the South West region.

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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sybase
Rank 136 111 130
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +19
Contract jobs citing Sybase 2 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.066% 0.14% 0.16%
As % of the Vendors category 0.16% 0.33% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Average daily rate
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£438 £233 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+88.17% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £90.00 £67.50
% change year-on-year
- +33.33%
Vendors Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1257 921 1254
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 41.34% 42.98% 40.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 803 541 675
Average daily rate £375 £350 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £200 £236
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £479 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 67 100
Average hourly rate £20.06 £17.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.62% -22.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.88 £11.00 £12.44
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £35.00 £41.85
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.56%
Sybase
England

Sybase
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Sybase Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Sybase
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Sybase Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Sybase
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Sybase Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Sybase
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 31 July 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
Bristol - - - -
Wiltshire - - - -
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England

Sybase
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 6 (85.71%) Oracle
2 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
2 5 (71.43%) SQL
3 4 (57.14%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (42.86%) Relational Database
5 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (28.57%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (28.57%) Database Security
5 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database
5 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
5 2 (28.57%) PowerShell
5 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (28.57%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (28.57%) Sybase ASE
5 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (28.57%) Change Management
5 2 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (28.57%) Replication
5 2 (28.57%) Clustering
5 2 (28.57%) Java
5 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (28.57%) RDBMS
5 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
5 2 (28.57%) Sun
5 2 (28.57%) T-SQL
5 2 (28.57%) .NET

Sybase
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 2 (28.57%) SharePoint
1 2 (28.57%) SharePoint 2010
1 2 (28.57%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (14.29%) WebSphere
2 1 (14.29%) GlassFish
2 1 (14.29%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
2 3 (42.86%) Relational Database
3 2 (28.57%) RDBMS
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (28.57%) Sybase ASE
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) PVCS
1 2 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (14.29%) Eclipse RCP
2 1 (14.29%) Eclipse
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) DBA
1 4 (57.14%) SQL DBA
2 3 (42.86%) Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Java Developer
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server DBA
4 1 (14.29%) J2EE Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Informatica Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) .NET
1 2 (28.57%) J2EE
2 1 (14.29%) EJB
2 1 (14.29%) Swing
2 1 (14.29%) Spring
2 1 (14.29%) SWT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Replication
1 2 (28.57%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
1 2 (28.57%) Solaris
1 2 (28.57%) Windows XP
1 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (14.29%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (28.57%) Database Security
2 2 (28.57%) Change Management
2 2 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) Data Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) SQL
2 2 (28.57%) T-SQL
2 2 (28.57%) PowerShell
2 2 (28.57%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) DV Cleared
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Oracle
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) Sun
3 1 (14.29%) Informatica
3 1 (14.29%) JBoss