The table below looks at the statistics for PowerBuilder skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PowerBuilder over the 3 months to 26 February 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.

Location
3 months to
26 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sybase PowerBuilder
Rank 562 555 526
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -29
Contract jobs citing PowerBuilder 10 19 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.019% 0.037% 0.028%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.14% 0.31% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 10 5
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£388 £413 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.06% -2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £343 £199
10% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £555 £485
UK excluding London average daily rate £394 £325 -
% change year-on-year
+21.15% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Development Applications Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
6910 6098 5146
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 13.40% 11.98% 11.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 4561 3835 3257
Average daily rate £400 £375 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £270 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+9.84% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 127 115 168
Average hourly rate £37.25 £37.80 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.45% +8.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.69 £19.63 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.85 £53.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-2.11% +8.00%

PowerBuilder
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PowerBuilder within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

PowerBuilder Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

PowerBuilder
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing PowerBuilder within the UK.

PowerBuilder Daily Rate Trend in the UK

PowerBuilder
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing PowerBuilder within the UK.

PowerBuilder Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

PowerBuilder
Top 13 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PowerBuilder within the UK over the 3 months to 26 February 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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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
England -14 10 £388 -6.06% 2
London -8 5 £325 -27.77% 2
South East -20 4 £394 +5.00%
City of London +14 1 £325 - 2
North West - - - -
Brentwood - - - -
Manchester - - - -
Rickmansworth - - - -
Watford - - - -
Essex - - - -
Hertfordshire - - - -
Surrey - - - -
East of England - - - -

PowerBuilder
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 February 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing PowerBuilder 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 PowerBuilder.

1 8 (47.06%) SQL
2 7 (41.18%) Java
2 7 (41.18%) Oracle
2 7 (41.18%) Finance
3 4 (23.53%) Sybase
3 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (23.53%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (17.65%) Oracle Cash Management
4 3 (17.65%) .NET
4 3 (17.65%) J2EE
4 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
4 3 (17.65%) Web Services
4 3 (17.65%) Project Management
5 2 (11.76%) Change Management
5 2 (11.76%) Management Information System
5 2 (11.76%) IBM
5 2 (11.76%) Open Text
5 2 (11.76%) Scrum
5 2 (11.76%) Software Testing
5 2 (11.76%) XML
5 2 (11.76%) SQL Navigator
5 2 (11.76%) UNIX
5 2 (11.76%) Windows
5 2 (11.76%) C#
5 2 (11.76%) HTML
5 2 (11.76%) Visual Studio
5 2 (11.76%) Problem Management
6 1 (5.88%) BPMN
6 1 (5.88%) Data Migration

PowerBuilder
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 26 February 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing PowerBuilder 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 PowerBuilder. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.88%) IIS
1 1 (5.88%) JBoss
1 1 (5.88%) Apache
1 1 (5.88%) ColdFusion
1 1 (5.88%) LiveLink
1 1 (5.88%) AquaLogic
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Office
1 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Oracle Cash Management
2 1 (5.88%) Cordys
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle BPM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.76%) SQL Navigator
3 1 (5.88%) RDBMS
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (5.88%) Sybase ASE
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database
3 1 (5.88%) Relational Database
3 1 (5.88%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Visual Studio
2 1 (5.88%) Lombardi
General
1 7 (41.18%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (64.71%) Developer
1 11 (64.71%) PowerBuilder Developer
2 2 (11.76%) Analyst
2 2 (11.76%) Test Analyst
2 2 (11.76%) Consultant
3 1 (5.88%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (5.88%) Support Consultant
3 1 (5.88%) Tester
3 1 (5.88%) Systems Analyst
3 1 (5.88%) Systems Test Analyst
3 1 (5.88%) Software Test Analyst
3 1 (5.88%) Front-End Developer
3 1 (5.88%) Agile Test Analyst
3 1 (5.88%) Development Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (17.65%) .NET
1 3 (17.65%) J2EE
1 3 (17.65%) Web Services
2 2 (11.76%) XML
2 2 (11.76%) HTML
3 1 (5.88%) XSLT
3 1 (5.88%) WinForms
3 1 (5.88%) Java EE
3 1 (5.88%) OSGi
3 1 (5.88%) CSS
3 1 (5.88%) SOAP
3 1 (5.88%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (11.76%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.88%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.76%) UNIX
1 2 (11.76%) Windows
2 1 (5.88%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (23.53%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (17.65%) Project Management
3 2 (11.76%) Change Management
3 2 (11.76%) Software Testing
3 2 (11.76%) Problem Management
3 2 (11.76%) Scrum
4 1 (5.88%) Capacity Management
4 1 (5.88%) Web Application Development
4 1 (5.88%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (5.88%) Test Planning
4 1 (5.88%) BPMN
4 1 (5.88%) Data Migration
4 1 (5.88%) Test Automation
4 1 (5.88%) Fund Accounting
4 1 (5.88%) Waterfall
4 1 (5.88%) Incident Management
4 1 (5.88%) Wealth Management
4 1 (5.88%) Asset Management
4 1 (5.88%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (47.06%) SQL
2 7 (41.18%) Java
3 2 (11.76%) C#
4 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
4 1 (5.88%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) ISEB
1 1 (5.88%) ISTQB
1 1 (5.88%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) SLA
1 1 (5.88%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (41.18%) Oracle
2 4 (23.53%) Sybase
3 2 (11.76%) IBM
3 2 (11.76%) Open Text
4 1 (5.88%) Pega
4 1 (5.88%) Metastorm
4 1 (5.88%) Business Objects
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