The table below looks at the statistics for PowerDesigner skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PowerDesigner over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sybase PowerDesigner
Rank 601 556 590
Rank change year-on-year
-45 +34
Contract jobs citing PowerDesigner 16 34 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.028% 0.065% 0.016%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.22% 0.54% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 22 7
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£388 £425 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.82% +30.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £373 £339 £239
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £495 £510
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £400 £295
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +35.59%
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
7260 6249 6360
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 12.69% 11.86% 11.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 4830 4042 3532
Average daily rate £400 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.18% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 116 125 237
Average hourly rate £37.65 £37.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.40% +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £20.80 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £71.00 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%

PowerDesigner
Jobs Demand Trend

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

PowerDesigner Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

PowerDesigner
Daily Rate Trend

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

PowerDesigner Daily Rate Trend in the UK

PowerDesigner
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PowerDesigner within the UK over the 3 months to 1 October 2014.

PowerDesigner Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

PowerDesigner
Top 9 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PowerDesigner within the UK over the 3 months to 1 October 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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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 -35 10 £488 +8.33%
London -10 8 £500 +11.11%
Edinburgh -4 6 £375 -6.25%
Scotland -6 6 £375 -6.25%
City of London +32 3 £500 +35.13%
Docklands, London - - - -
Canary Wharf - - - -
Glasgow - - - -
Stirling - - - -

PowerDesigner
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing PowerDesigner 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 PowerDesigner.

1 25 (80.65%) Data Modelling
2 14 (45.16%) SQL
3 13 (41.94%) Oracle
4 11 (35.48%) Finance
5 10 (32.26%) Data Warehouse
6 9 (29.03%) ERwin
7 8 (25.81%) PL/SQL
7 8 (25.81%) XML
7 8 (25.81%) Asset Management
8 7 (22.58%) XSD
8 7 (22.58%) ETL
9 6 (19.35%) Publishing
9 6 (19.35%) Data Architecture
10 5 (16.13%) Semantic Web
10 5 (16.13%) Data Migration
10 5 (16.13%) Data Analysis
10 5 (16.13%) Knowledge Management
10 5 (16.13%) SPARQL
10 5 (16.13%) Oracle Database
10 5 (16.13%) Performance Tuning
10 5 (16.13%) Subversion
10 5 (16.13%) Validation
10 5 (16.13%) Migration
10 5 (16.13%) RDF
10 5 (16.13%) XQuery
10 5 (16.13%) Informatica
10 5 (16.13%) W3C
10 5 (16.13%) UML
10 5 (16.13%) XSLT
10 5 (16.13%) JUnit

PowerDesigner
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing PowerDesigner 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 PowerDesigner. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (3.23%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (32.26%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (16.13%) Oracle Database
3 4 (12.90%) SQL Server
3 4 (12.90%) DB2
4 3 (9.68%) SQLPlus
4 3 (9.68%) Data Mart
5 2 (6.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (3.23%) OLTP
6 1 (3.23%) Relational Database
6 1 (3.23%) IBM InfoSphere
6 1 (3.23%) Oracle ODI
6 1 (3.23%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (3.23%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 9 (29.03%) ERwin
2 5 (16.13%) Subversion
2 5 (16.13%) JUnit
3 2 (6.45%) Git (software)
3 2 (6.45%) JIRA
General
1 11 (35.48%) Finance
2 6 (19.35%) Publishing
3 2 (6.45%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (3.23%) Advertising
4 1 (3.23%) Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (38.71%) Architect
2 7 (22.58%) Data Architect
3 6 (19.35%) Analyst
3 6 (19.35%) Data Modeller
4 5 (16.13%) Data Analyst
4 5 (16.13%) Developer
5 2 (6.45%) Designer
5 2 (6.45%) DB2 DBA
5 2 (6.45%) SQL Developer
5 2 (6.45%) PL/SQL Developer
5 2 (6.45%) Oracle Developer
5 2 (6.45%) Web Developer
5 2 (6.45%) Administrator
5 2 (6.45%) DBA
6 1 (3.23%) Programmer
6 1 (3.23%) Database Designer
6 1 (3.23%) Business Analyst
6 1 (3.23%) Team Leader
6 1 (3.23%) Mainframe Developer
6 1 (3.23%) Banking Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (25.81%) XML
2 7 (22.58%) XSD
3 5 (16.13%) XSLT
3 5 (16.13%) CSS
3 5 (16.13%) HTML
4 3 (9.68%) XML Schema
5 1 (3.23%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.13%) Semantic Web
1 5 (16.13%) W3C
2 3 (9.68%) Data Conversion
2 3 (9.68%) Data Integration
3 1 (3.23%) Mainframe
3 1 (3.23%) N-Tier
3 1 (3.23%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.23%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.45%) Linux
1 2 (6.45%) UNIX
2 1 (3.23%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (80.65%) Data Modelling
2 8 (25.81%) Asset Management
3 7 (22.58%) ETL
4 6 (19.35%) Data Architecture
5 5 (16.13%) Data Migration
5 5 (16.13%) Data Analysis
5 5 (16.13%) Knowledge Management
5 5 (16.13%) Performance Tuning
5 5 (16.13%) Validation
5 5 (16.13%) Migration
5 5 (16.13%) RDF
5 5 (16.13%) UML
6 4 (12.90%) Data Security
7 3 (9.68%) Security Management
7 3 (9.68%) TOGAF
7 3 (9.68%) EAI
7 3 (9.68%) Change Control
7 3 (9.68%) Analytics
7 3 (9.68%) Test Scripting
7 3 (9.68%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 14 (45.16%) SQL
2 8 (25.81%) PL/SQL
3 5 (16.13%) SPARQL
3 5 (16.13%) XQuery
4 3 (9.68%) Perl
5 2 (6.45%) Korn
6 1 (3.23%) COBOL
6 1 (3.23%) Scala
6 1 (3.23%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (6.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) Data Quality
1 1 (3.23%) Solvency II
System Software
1 1 (3.23%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (6.45%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (3.23%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 13 (41.94%) Oracle
2 5 (16.13%) Informatica
3 3 (9.68%) Sybase
4 2 (6.45%) CA
4 2 (6.45%) SAP
5 1 (3.23%) Ab Initio
5 1 (3.23%) Teradata
5 1 (3.23%) IBM