The table below looks at the statistics for Sybase ASE skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sybase ASE over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sybase Adaptive Server Enterprise (ASE)
Rank 602 595 575
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -20
Contract jobs citing Sybase ASE 24 17 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.047% 0.033% 0.026%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.21% 0.15% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 11 8
Average daily rate £500 £575 £458
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.04% +25.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £360 £354
10% offered a daily rate of more than £528 £600 £520
UK excluding London average daily rate - £550 £458
% change year-on-year
- +20.21%
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 Database & Business Intelligence category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
11419 11340 11451
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 22.20% 21.90% 23.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 7676 7338 6934
Average daily rate £425 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 223 174 234
Average hourly rate £34.00 £30.00 £29.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +3.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.90 £15.00 £13.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.62 £48.25 £50.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £32.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.06%

Sybase ASE
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Sybase ASE within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Sybase ASE Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Sybase ASE
Daily Rate Trend

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

Sybase ASE Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Sybase ASE
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Sybase ASE within the UK over the 3 months to 11 February 2016.

Sybase ASE Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Sybase ASE
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Sybase ASE Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Sybase ASE
Top 5 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Sybase ASE within the UK over the 3 months to 11 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
London +17 22 £500 -14.89% 4
England +3 22 £500 -14.89% 5
City of London +38 4 £500 -13.04% 1
Glasgow - 2 - -
Scotland - 2 - -

Sybase ASE
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Sybase ASE 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 Sybase ASE.

1 60 (100.00%) Sybase
2 48 (80.00%) Linux
3 46 (76.67%) Replication
4 42 (70.00%) Red Hat
5 40 (66.67%) Oracle
5 40 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 38 (63.33%) SAP
7 37 (61.67%) Shell Script
7 37 (61.67%) Oracle RMAN
8 36 (60.00%) Oracle Database
9 34 (56.67%) Oracle Database 11g
10 32 (53.33%) Data Guard
10 32 (53.33%) Oracle RAC
11 31 (51.67%) Finance
12 27 (45.00%) SQL
13 25 (41.67%) SQL Server
14 23 (38.33%) Clustering
14 23 (38.33%) Service Management
14 23 (38.33%) Change Management
14 23 (38.33%) Incident Management
15 20 (33.33%) Client/Server
16 19 (31.67%) Disaster Recovery
17 18 (30.00%) Oracle Reports
18 17 (28.33%) Performance Tuning
19 16 (26.67%) Banking
20 14 (23.33%) Line Management
20 14 (23.33%) MySQL
21 9 (15.00%) Amazon AWS
22 8 (13.33%) Korn
22 8 (13.33%) Solaris

Sybase ASE
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Sybase ASE 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 Sybase ASE. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.67%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (3.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.67%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 9 (15.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (60.00%) Oracle Database
2 34 (56.67%) Oracle Database 11g
3 25 (41.67%) SQL Server
4 18 (30.00%) Oracle Reports
5 14 (23.33%) MySQL
6 6 (10.00%) MongoDB
6 6 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (8.33%) SQL Server 2005
7 5 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
8 4 (6.67%) Relational Database
9 3 (5.00%) Oracle Database 12c
9 3 (5.00%) Sybase IQ
10 2 (3.33%) BusinessObjects
10 2 (3.33%) Data Mining
10 2 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (3.33%) OLAP
10 2 (3.33%) OLTP
10 2 (3.33%) RDBMS
10 2 (3.33%) SAP HANA
11 1 (1.67%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (3.33%) JUnit
2 1 (1.67%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.67%) JIRA
2 1 (1.67%) Mockito
2 1 (1.67%) Toad
General
1 31 (51.67%) Finance
2 16 (26.67%) Banking
3 2 (3.33%) Financial Institution
3 2 (3.33%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 49 (81.67%) DBA
1 49 (81.67%) Sybase DBA
2 35 (58.33%) Oracle DBA
3 17 (28.33%) Administrator
4 8 (13.33%) Consultant
4 8 (13.33%) Linux Support
4 8 (13.33%) Oracle Production DBA
4 8 (13.33%) Production DBA
4 8 (13.33%) Sybase Consultant
4 8 (13.33%) Sybase Production DBA
5 4 (6.67%) Developer
6 3 (5.00%) SQL DBA
6 3 (5.00%) Sybase Engineer
7 2 (3.33%) Database Consultant
7 2 (3.33%) Linux Scripter
7 2 (3.33%) Performance Tuning DBA
7 2 (3.33%) SAP Consultant
7 2 (3.33%) SQL Developer
7 2 (3.33%) Sybase Developer
8 1 (1.67%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.33%) Middleware
1 2 (3.33%) Web Services
2 1 (1.67%) JMS
2 1 (1.67%) JSP
2 1 (1.67%) Servlets
2 1 (1.67%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 46 (76.67%) Replication
2 23 (38.33%) Clustering
3 20 (33.33%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.67%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.67%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.67%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 48 (80.00%) Linux
2 40 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 8 (13.33%) Solaris
4 5 (8.33%) Windows
5 3 (5.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (38.33%) Change Management
1 23 (38.33%) Incident Management
1 23 (38.33%) Service Management
2 19 (31.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 17 (28.33%) Performance Tuning
4 14 (23.33%) Line Management
5 7 (11.67%) Performance Management
6 2 (3.33%) Asset Management
6 2 (3.33%) Data Management
6 2 (3.33%) ETL
6 2 (3.33%) Low Latency
7 1 (1.67%) Analytics
7 1 (1.67%) OO
7 1 (1.67%) Predictive Analytics
7 1 (1.67%) Project Management
7 1 (1.67%) Regression Testing
7 1 (1.67%) Requirements Analysis
7 1 (1.67%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (1.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 1 (1.67%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 37 (61.67%) Shell Script
2 27 (45.00%) SQL
3 8 (13.33%) Korn
4 5 (8.33%) Perl
5 2 (3.33%) Bash Shell
5 2 (3.33%) C
5 2 (3.33%) C++
6 1 (1.67%) C#
6 1 (1.67%) Java
6 1 (1.67%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.67%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.67%) Python
6 1 (1.67%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.67%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (3.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.67%) QA
System Software
1 32 (53.33%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 37 (61.67%) Oracle RMAN
2 32 (53.33%) Data Guard
3 1 (1.67%) Dollar Universe
3 1 (1.67%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 60 (100.00%) Sybase
2 42 (70.00%) Red Hat
3 40 (66.67%) Oracle
4 38 (63.33%) SAP
5 8 (13.33%) Microsoft
6 6 (10.00%) Veritas
7 3 (5.00%) IBM
8 2 (3.33%) Cognos
9 1 (1.67%) Murex