The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category.

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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sybase Adaptive Server Enterprise (ASE)
Rank 533 536 567
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +31
Contract jobs citing Sybase ASE 39 30 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.073% 0.059% 0.041%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.35% 0.27% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 16 20
Average daily rate
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£388 £525 £558
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.19% -5.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £324 £438 £423
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £810
UK excluding London average daily rate £381 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Database & Business Intelligence Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
11222 10991 11884
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 21.14% 21.61% 20.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 6943 6688 6961
Average daily rate £400 £390 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £532
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 170 225 295
Average hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £29.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -5.17%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £17.50 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.85 £51.00 £43.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-8.33% -

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 22 July 2014.

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 10 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 22 July 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 +2 39 £388 -26.19% 11
London +17 28 £488 -7.14% 11
City of London +23 10 £500 -2.91% 6
Hertfordshire - 9 £388 -
East of England - 9 £388 -
North West -9 2 £350 -
Glasgow - - - -
Manchester - - - -
Docklands, London - - - -
Scotland - - - -

Sybase ASE
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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 54 (100.00%) Sybase
2 41 (75.93%) SQL
3 34 (62.96%) Banking
4 32 (59.26%) Finance
5 30 (55.56%) Linux
6 26 (48.15%) Replication
7 23 (42.59%) Investment Banking
7 23 (42.59%) SQL Server
7 23 (42.59%) Solaris
8 21 (38.89%) RDBMS
8 21 (38.89%) Oracle
8 21 (38.89%) Relational Database
9 19 (35.19%) Red Hat
10 18 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 18 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
11 14 (25.93%) T-SQL
11 14 (25.93%) UNIX
12 13 (24.07%) Oracle Database
13 12 (22.22%) Perl
14 11 (20.37%) Windows
14 11 (20.37%) Oracle Database 10g
14 11 (20.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 11 (20.37%) SQL Server 2008
15 10 (18.52%) Change Management
15 10 (18.52%) Java
15 10 (18.52%) DB2
16 9 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
17 8 (14.81%) Sybase IQ
17 8 (14.81%) Oracle Database 11g
17 8 (14.81%) Sun

Sybase ASE
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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 2 (3.70%) SharePoint 2013
1 2 (3.70%) SharePoint 2010
1 2 (3.70%) WebLogic
1 2 (3.70%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.85%) Mule
2 1 (1.85%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 2 (3.70%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (9.26%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 5 (9.26%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (42.59%) SQL Server
2 21 (38.89%) RDBMS
2 21 (38.89%) Relational Database
3 13 (24.07%) Oracle Database
4 11 (20.37%) Oracle Database 10g
4 11 (20.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 11 (20.37%) SQL Server 2008
5 10 (18.52%) DB2
6 8 (14.81%) Sybase IQ
6 8 (14.81%) Oracle Database 11g
7 7 (12.96%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 7 (12.96%) SQL Server 2012
8 6 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
8 6 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
9 4 (7.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 4 (7.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 2 (3.70%) OLAP
10 2 (3.70%) Oracle OWB
11 1 (1.85%) InterSystems Cache
11 1 (1.85%) SQL Anywhere
Development Applications
1 2 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (3.70%) PVCS
1 2 (3.70%) ERwin
2 1 (1.85%) TeamCity
2 1 (1.85%) Subversion
General
1 34 (62.96%) Banking
2 32 (59.26%) Finance
3 23 (42.59%) Investment Banking
4 7 (12.96%) Financial Institution
5 4 (7.41%) Retail
6 2 (3.70%) International Banking
7 1 (1.85%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 35 (64.81%) DBA
2 26 (48.15%) Sybase DBA
3 18 (33.33%) Developer
4 14 (25.93%) SQL DBA
5 6 (11.11%) SQL Developer
5 6 (11.11%) Java Developer
6 5 (9.26%) Sybase Developer
7 2 (3.70%) Consultant
7 2 (3.70%) DB2 DBA
7 2 (3.70%) Administrator
7 2 (3.70%) Senior DBA
7 2 (3.70%) Oracle DBA
7 2 (3.70%) SQL Server DBA
7 2 (3.70%) Database Developer
8 1 (1.85%) Front-End Developer
8 1 (1.85%) Senior Sybase DBA
8 1 (1.85%) SQL Database Developer
8 1 (1.85%) Database Specialist
8 1 (1.85%) Database Consultant
8 1 (1.85%) DB2 Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (12.96%) Web Services
1 7 (12.96%) Spring
2 4 (7.41%) Hibernate
2 4 (7.41%) JSP
3 3 (5.56%) .NET
3 3 (5.56%) J2EE
4 2 (3.70%) JDBC
4 2 (3.70%) Struts
4 2 (3.70%) ODBC
4 2 (3.70%) JMS
5 1 (1.85%) Java EE
5 1 (1.85%) JTA
5 1 (1.85%) JMX
5 1 (1.85%) FIXML
5 1 (1.85%) FpML
5 1 (1.85%) Middleware
5 1 (1.85%) XBRL
5 1 (1.85%) JTS
5 1 (1.85%) XML
5 1 (1.85%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 26 (48.15%) Replication
2 7 (12.96%) Clustering
3 6 (11.11%) Enterprise Storage
3 6 (11.11%) CLARiiON
3 6 (11.11%) Symmetrix
4 5 (9.26%) Hedge funds
5 2 (3.70%) Credit Risk
6 1 (1.85%) Fixed Income
6 1 (1.85%) Open Source
6 1 (1.85%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 30 (55.56%) Linux
2 23 (42.59%) Solaris
3 18 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 14 (25.93%) UNIX
5 11 (20.37%) Windows
6 2 (3.70%) AIX
6 2 (3.70%) Windows XP
6 2 (3.70%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.85%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
2 10 (18.52%) Change Management
3 9 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
4 7 (12.96%) ITIL
4 7 (12.96%) Performance Analysis
5 6 (11.11%) Database Tuning
5 6 (11.11%) Data Modelling
6 4 (7.41%) Database Security
6 4 (7.41%) Capacity Management
6 4 (7.41%) OO
7 3 (5.56%) TDD
8 2 (3.70%) Change Control
8 2 (3.70%) Performance Monitoring
8 2 (3.70%) ETL
8 2 (3.70%) Project Management
8 2 (3.70%) Data Management
8 2 (3.70%) Web Development
8 2 (3.70%) Dimensional Modelling
8 2 (3.70%) Migration
9 1 (1.85%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 41 (75.93%) SQL
2 14 (25.93%) T-SQL
3 12 (22.22%) Perl
4 10 (18.52%) Java
5 6 (11.11%) PowerShell
6 4 (7.41%) Shell Script
6 4 (7.41%) JavaScript
7 2 (3.70%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.85%) VB6
8 1 (1.85%) C++
8 1 (1.85%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (7.41%) Degree
System Software
1 6 (11.11%) Oracle RMAN
1 6 (11.11%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 7 (12.96%) BMC PATROL
2 6 (11.11%) Data Guard
3 5 (9.26%) SCOM
4 4 (7.41%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 54 (100.00%) Sybase
2 21 (38.89%) Oracle
3 19 (35.19%) Red Hat
4 8 (14.81%) Sun
4 8 (14.81%) EMC
4 8 (14.81%) Microsoft
5 7 (12.96%) BMC
5 7 (12.96%) Veritas
6 6 (11.11%) IBM
6 6 (11.11%) Murex
7 5 (9.26%) Remedy
8 2 (3.70%) NetApp
9 1 (1.85%) Perforce
9 1 (1.85%) Bloomberg
9 1 (1.85%) Fidessa
9 1 (1.85%) JBoss
9 1 (1.85%) SAP
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