The table below looks at the statistics for the Sybase DBA role in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sybase DBA in their job title over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sybase Database Administrator
Rank 584 586 542
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -44
Contract jobs requiring a Sybase DBA 10 14 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.018% 0.025% 0.035%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.019% 0.027% 0.038%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 9 7
Average daily rate
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£475 £500 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +5.26%
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £450 £463
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -2.75%
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 Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
51450 50956 44853
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.34% 92.28% 92.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 31225 31058 25652
Average daily rate £400 £390 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £555 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2017 2017 2210
Average hourly rate £17.46 £17.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.22% -2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-5.71% -

Sybase DBA
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Sybase DBA in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Sybase DBA Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Sybase DBA
Daily Rate Trend

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

Sybase DBA Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Sybase DBA
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Sybase DBA Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Sybase DBA
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 DBA within the UK over the 3 months to 24 April 2015. 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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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
England -5 10 £475 -5.00% 1
London +1 8 - - 1
Sheffield - 2 £475 -
South Yorkshire - 2 £475 -
Yorkshire - 2 £475 -

Sybase DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Sybase DBA in their job title 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 with Sybase DBA in their job title.

1 19 (100.00%) Sybase
2 15 (78.95%) Sybase ASE
3 12 (63.16%) Replication
4 10 (52.63%) Oracle
5 8 (42.11%) SQL Server
6 7 (36.84%) SQL
7 6 (31.58%) Banking
7 6 (31.58%) Sybase IQ
7 6 (31.58%) Oracle Database
8 5 (26.32%) Performance Tuning
8 5 (26.32%) MongoDB
8 5 (26.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 5 (26.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 5 (26.32%) WSUS
8 5 (26.32%) Release Management
8 5 (26.32%) Finance
8 5 (26.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 4 (21.05%) UNIX
10 2 (10.53%) Migration
10 2 (10.53%) Disaster Recovery
10 2 (10.53%) SQL Anywhere
10 2 (10.53%) Investment Banking
10 2 (10.53%) Perl
10 2 (10.53%) PL/SQL
10 2 (10.53%) Linux
10 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
11 1 (5.26%) BMC PATROL
11 1 (5.26%) Control-M
11 1 (5.26%) Shell Script
11 1 (5.26%) BCP

Sybase DBA
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Sybase DBA in their job title 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 with Sybase DBA in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) TCP/IP
1 1 (5.26%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (78.95%) Sybase ASE
2 8 (42.11%) SQL Server
3 6 (31.58%) Sybase IQ
3 6 (31.58%) Oracle Database
4 5 (26.32%) MongoDB
4 5 (26.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 5 (26.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (26.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (10.53%) SQL Anywhere
6 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (5.26%) Apache Cassandra
General
1 6 (31.58%) Banking
2 5 (26.32%) Finance
3 2 (10.53%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 12 (63.16%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 4 (21.05%) UNIX
2 2 (10.53%) Linux
3 1 (5.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (26.32%) Performance Tuning
1 5 (26.32%) Release Management
2 2 (10.53%) Migration
2 2 (10.53%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (5.26%) BCP
3 1 (5.26%) Data Modelling
3 1 (5.26%) Unit Testing
3 1 (5.26%) Data Architecture
Programming Languages
1 7 (36.84%) SQL
2 2 (10.53%) Perl
2 2 (10.53%) PL/SQL
3 1 (5.26%) Shell Script
3 1 (5.26%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared
1 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 5 (26.32%) WSUS
2 1 (5.26%) BMC PATROL
2 1 (5.26%) Control-M
Vendors
1 19 (100.00%) Sybase
2 10 (52.63%) Oracle
3 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
4 1 (5.26%) SAP