The table below looks at the statistics for PowerBuilder skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PowerBuilder over the 3 months to 25 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sybase PowerBuilder
Rank 642 653 641
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -12
Contract jobs citing PowerBuilder 7 17 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.013% 0.029% 0.009%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.079% 0.21% 0.068%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 11 2
Median daily rate £441 £300 £453
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+47.08% -33.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £418 £300 £451
10% offered a daily rate of more than £464 £425 £455
UK excluding London median daily rate - £300 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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
8864 8248 7366
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 16.76% 14.23% 12.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 5953 5440 4882
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £300 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £358
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +6.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 133 195 119
Median hourly rate £41.00 £39.37 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.14% +4.98%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £26.09 £30.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £54.00 £71.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%

PowerBuilder
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing PowerBuilder as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 3 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PowerBuilder within the UK over the 3 months to 25 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +22 7 £441 +6.96% 1
London -1 7 £441 +6.96%
City of London +17 2 £413 -

PowerBuilder
Top 29 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing PowerBuilder also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for PowerBuilder.

1 10 (100.00%) Oracle
2 7 (70.00%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (50.00%) SQL
4 4 (40.00%) PL/SQL
4 4 (40.00%) SDLC
5 3 (30.00%) ISO20022
5 3 (30.00%) ISO15022
5 3 (30.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (30.00%) Oracle Database
5 3 (30.00%) Banking
5 3 (30.00%) Korn
5 3 (30.00%) WebSphere
5 3 (30.00%) IBM Integration Bus
5 3 (30.00%) C
5 3 (30.00%) C++
5 3 (30.00%) Java
5 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
5 3 (30.00%) Linux
5 3 (30.00%) UML
5 3 (30.00%) OOA/OOD
5 3 (30.00%) IBM
5 3 (30.00%) WebSphere MQ
6 2 (20.00%) Middleware
6 2 (20.00%) Finance
6 2 (20.00%) Clustering
6 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database 12c
7 1 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (10.00%) Red Hat
7 1 (10.00%) SQL Navigator

PowerBuilder
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (30.00%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) Oracle Database
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Navigator
General
1 3 (30.00%) Banking
2 2 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Developer
1 7 (70.00%) PowerBuilder Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Oracle Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Programmer
3 2 (20.00%) Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Analyst Programmer
3 2 (20.00%) Banking Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Messaging Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Messaging Programmer
4 1 (10.00%) PL/SQL Developer
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) IBM Integration Bus
1 3 (30.00%) WebSphere MQ
2 2 (20.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (70.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (20.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Linux
2 1 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) SDLC
2 3 (30.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (30.00%) OOA/OOD
2 3 (30.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) SQL
2 4 (40.00%) PL/SQL
3 3 (30.00%) C
3 3 (30.00%) C++
3 3 (30.00%) Java
3 3 (30.00%) Korn
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (30.00%) ISO15022
1 3 (30.00%) ISO20022
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Oracle
2 3 (30.00%) IBM
3 1 (10.00%) Red Hat