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 27 February 2017 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Sybase PowerBuilder
UK
Rank 587 628 613
Rank change year-on-year
+41 -15
Contract jobs citing PowerBuilder 14 8 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.031% 0.016% 0.019%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.18% 0.11% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 5
Median daily rate £400 £388 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.29% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £314 £314 £335
10% offered a daily rate of more than £533 £400 £423
UK excluding London median daily rate £314 £331 £394
% change year-on-year
-5.28% -15.87%
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
7798 7444 7053
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 17.14% 14.54% 13.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 5253 4912 4659
Median daily rate £435 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.35% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £306 £300 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 166 200 131
Median hourly rate £42.50 £42.25 £36.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.59% +15.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.80 £30.32 £28.69
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £50.78 £53.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +16.66%

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
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PowerBuilder within the UK over the 3 months to 27 February 2017.

PowerBuilder Daily Rate Histogram 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 5 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 27 February 2017. 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 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
London +23 9 £463 +15.68%
England +14 9 £463 +15.68% 1
Scotland - 5 £314 - 2
Edinburgh - 5 £314 - 1
City of London - 1 £540 -

PowerBuilder
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, 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 13 (72.22%) SQL
2 12 (66.67%) Oracle
3 8 (44.44%) PL/SQL
4 7 (38.89%) Finance
5 6 (33.33%) Java
6 4 (22.22%) Banking
6 4 (22.22%) Content Management
6 4 (22.22%) SQL Server
6 4 (22.22%) CMS
7 3 (16.67%) EDRMS
7 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (16.67%) SDLC
7 3 (16.67%) Records Management
8 2 (11.11%) Oracle Database 12c
8 2 (11.11%) Oracle Database
8 2 (11.11%) Management Information System
8 2 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (11.11%) Project Management
8 2 (11.11%) Intranet
8 2 (11.11%) Windows
8 2 (11.11%) SQL Navigator
8 2 (11.11%) Visual Studio
8 2 (11.11%) SAP
8 2 (11.11%) UML
8 2 (11.11%) C++
8 2 (11.11%) .NET
9 1 (5.56%) T-SQL
9 1 (5.56%) VB.NET
9 1 (5.56%) C
9 1 (5.56%) C#

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 4 (22.22%) CMS
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (5.56%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 3 (16.67%) EDRMS
3 2 (11.11%) Oracle Database
3 2 (11.11%) Oracle Database 12c
3 2 (11.11%) SQL Navigator
4 1 (5.56%) MS Access
4 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (5.56%) SQL Anywhere
4 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Visual Studio
2 1 (5.56%) Toad
General
1 7 (38.89%) Finance
2 4 (22.22%) Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (66.67%) Developer
2 8 (44.44%) PowerBuilder Developer
3 6 (33.33%) Oracle Developer
4 4 (22.22%) SQL Developer
5 3 (16.67%) Implementation Manager
5 3 (16.67%) PL/SQL Developer
5 3 (16.67%) Systems Manager
6 1 (5.56%) Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Analyst Programmer
6 1 (5.56%) Banking Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) C# Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Development Manager
6 1 (5.56%) Lead Designer
6 1 (5.56%) Messaging Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Oracle Development Manager
6 1 (5.56%) Programmer
6 1 (5.56%) Project Implementation Manager
6 1 (5.56%) Release Manager
6 1 (5.56%) SAP Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.11%) .NET
2 1 (5.56%) IBM Integration Bus
2 1 (5.56%) Middleware
2 1 (5.56%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (11.11%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.56%) Client/Server
3 1 (5.56%) Clustering
3 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.11%) Windows
2 1 (5.56%) Linux
2 1 (5.56%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (22.22%) Content Management
2 3 (16.67%) Records Management
2 3 (16.67%) SDLC
3 2 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (11.11%) Project Management
3 2 (11.11%) UML
4 1 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (5.56%) Database Tuning
4 1 (5.56%) OOA/OOD
4 1 (5.56%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (5.56%) Release Management
4 1 (5.56%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 13 (72.22%) SQL
2 8 (44.44%) PL/SQL
3 6 (33.33%) Java
4 2 (11.11%) C++
5 1 (5.56%) C
5 1 (5.56%) C#
5 1 (5.56%) Korn
5 1 (5.56%) T-SQL
5 1 (5.56%) VB.NET
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) ISO15022
1 1 (5.56%) ISO20022
Vendors
1 12 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (11.11%) SAP
3 1 (5.56%) IBM
3 1 (5.56%) Microsoft