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 June 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sybase PowerBuilder
Rank 639 613 622
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +9
Contract jobs citing PowerBuilder 3 20 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.006% 0.036% 0.007%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.036% 0.27% 0.058%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 10 3
Median daily rate £388 £410 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.48% +9.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £378 £371 £335
10% offered a daily rate of more than £398 £453 £455
UK excluding London median daily rate - £425 £400
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £40.00 £19.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+105.12% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £19.50 -

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
8227 7465 6951
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 15.51% 13.33% 12.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 5670 4922 4446
Median daily rate £425 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £295 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £514
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.34% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 125 126 156
Median hourly rate £42.25 £37.00 £37.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.18% -2.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.50 £22.18 £31.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £51.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £37.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+13.51% -2.11%

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 2 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 June 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
London +3 3 £388 -1.89%
England -16 3 £388 -5.48% 2

PowerBuilder
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 7 (53.85%) SQL
2 5 (38.46%) Oracle
3 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
3 4 (30.77%) C
3 4 (30.77%) Java
3 4 (30.77%) PL/SQL
3 4 (30.77%) Finance
3 4 (30.77%) Banking
3 4 (30.77%) Oracle Database
4 3 (23.08%) SDLC
4 3 (23.08%) ISO20022
4 3 (23.08%) ISO15022
4 3 (23.08%) Retail
4 3 (23.08%) Billing
4 3 (23.08%) Korn
4 3 (23.08%) WebSphere
4 3 (23.08%) IBM Integration Bus
4 3 (23.08%) Linux
4 3 (23.08%) UML
4 3 (23.08%) OOA/OOD
4 3 (23.08%) C++
4 3 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (23.08%) IBM
4 3 (23.08%) WebSphere MQ
5 2 (15.38%) Middleware
5 2 (15.38%) Project Management
5 2 (15.38%) SharePoint
5 2 (15.38%) Investment Management
5 2 (15.38%) Financial Modelling
5 2 (15.38%) PowerPivot

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 (23.08%) WebSphere
2 2 (15.38%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Misys Opics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) Oracle Database
1 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
2 2 (15.38%) Oracle Database 12c
2 2 (15.38%) Power BI
2 2 (15.38%) PowerPivot
3 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 4 (30.77%) Banking
1 4 (30.77%) Finance
2 3 (23.08%) Billing
2 3 (23.08%) Retail
3 1 (7.69%) Back Office
3 1 (7.69%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) Developer
2 7 (53.85%) PowerBuilder Developer
3 5 (38.46%) Analyst
4 3 (23.08%) Consultant
4 3 (23.08%) PowerBuilder Consultant
4 3 (23.08%) Programmer
5 2 (15.38%) Analyst Programmer
5 2 (15.38%) Banking Analyst
5 2 (15.38%) Business Analyst
5 2 (15.38%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 2 (15.38%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
5 2 (15.38%) Messaging Analyst
5 2 (15.38%) Messaging Programmer
5 2 (15.38%) SharePoint Analyst
5 2 (15.38%) SharePoint Business Analyst
6 1 (7.69%) Applications Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Applications Support
6 1 (7.69%) Applications Support Analyst
6 1 (7.69%) Oracle Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (23.08%) IBM Integration Bus
1 3 (23.08%) WebSphere MQ
2 2 (15.38%) Middleware
3 1 (7.69%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (15.38%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) Linux
2 1 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (7.69%) Windows
2 1 (7.69%) Windows 7
2 1 (7.69%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) OOA/OOD
1 3 (23.08%) SDLC
1 3 (23.08%) UML
2 2 (15.38%) Financial Modelling
2 2 (15.38%) Investment Management
2 2 (15.38%) Project Management
3 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (7.69%) ITIL
3 1 (7.69%) OO
3 1 (7.69%) Pair Programming
3 1 (7.69%) Scrum
3 1 (7.69%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 7 (53.85%) SQL
2 4 (30.77%) C
2 4 (30.77%) Java
2 4 (30.77%) PL/SQL
3 3 (23.08%) C++
3 3 (23.08%) Korn
4 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
4 1 (7.69%) Scala
4 1 (7.69%) VBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (23.08%) ISO15022
1 3 (23.08%) ISO20022
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) Oracle
2 3 (23.08%) IBM
3 1 (7.69%) Infor
3 1 (7.69%) Misys
3 1 (7.69%) OpenLink
3 1 (7.69%) Red Hat
3 1 (7.69%) Sun
3 1 (7.69%) Trayport