The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Sybase DBA featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 7 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sybase Database Administrator
Rank 610 607 614
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +7
Contract jobs requiring a Sybase DBA 20 37 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.040% 0.067% 0.030%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.042% 0.070% 0.032%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 14 10
Median daily rate £475 £525 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.52% +47.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £475 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £543 £528
UK excluding London median daily rate £419 - £500
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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
47154 52548 52697
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.59% 94.79% 93.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 30883 33471 33311
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £580 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1660 2050 2167
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £43.00 £37.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.85
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.25%

Sybase DBA
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of IT contracts that featured Sybase DBA in the job title.

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
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Sybase DBA within the UK over the 3 months to 7 December 2016.

Sybase DBA Daily Rate Histogram 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 13 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Sybase DBA within the UK over the 3 months to 7 December 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
England +3 16 £475 -9.52%
London -22 12 £475 -9.52%
Northern Ireland - 3 £375 -
Belfast - 3 £375 -
Yorkshire - 3 £463 -
County Antrim - 3 £375 -
Leeds - 2 £413 -
West Yorkshire - 2 £413 -
East of England - 1 £500 -
South Yorkshire - 1 £463 -
Southend-on-Sea - 1 £500 -
Sheffield - 1 £463 -
Essex - 1 £500 -

Sybase DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, Sybase DBA contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads featuring Sybase DBA in the job title.

1 30 (100.00%) Sybase
2 20 (66.67%) Sybase IQ
3 19 (63.33%) SQL Server
4 18 (60.00%) Sybase ASE
5 17 (56.67%) Oracle
5 17 (56.67%) SQL
6 16 (53.33%) RDBMS
6 16 (53.33%) Relational Database
7 15 (50.00%) Finance
8 14 (46.67%) Nagios
8 14 (46.67%) SAP
9 13 (43.33%) MySQL
9 13 (43.33%) PostgreSQL
10 8 (26.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 8 (26.67%) Replication
10 8 (26.67%) T-SQL
11 7 (23.33%) Perl
11 7 (23.33%) Linux
12 5 (16.67%) Active Directory
12 5 (16.67%) SCOM
12 5 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
12 5 (16.67%) ITRS Geneos
13 4 (13.33%) Data Centre
13 4 (13.33%) Ruby
13 4 (13.33%) Banking
13 4 (13.33%) Python
14 3 (10.00%) OpenView
14 3 (10.00%) HP
14 3 (10.00%) HPUX
14 3 (10.00%) Financial Institution

Sybase DBA Skill Set
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 (10.00%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.00%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (66.67%) Sybase IQ
2 19 (63.33%) SQL Server
3 18 (60.00%) Sybase ASE
4 16 (53.33%) RDBMS
4 16 (53.33%) Relational Database
5 13 (43.33%) MySQL
5 13 (43.33%) PostgreSQL
6 8 (26.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (10.00%) Oracle Database
8 1 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (3.33%) InterSystems Cache
Development Applications
1 3 (10.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (10.00%) Jenkins
1 3 (10.00%) JIRA
2 1 (3.33%) Toad
General
1 15 (50.00%) Finance
2 4 (13.33%) Banking
3 3 (10.00%) Financial Institution
Miscellaneous
1 8 (26.67%) Replication
2 4 (13.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 7 (23.33%) Linux
2 3 (10.00%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (10.00%) DevOps
2 3 (10.00%) Incident Management
2 3 (10.00%) Performance Analysis
3 2 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (3.33%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (3.33%) Capacity Management
4 1 (3.33%) Change Management
4 1 (3.33%) Coaching
4 1 (3.33%) High Availability
4 1 (3.33%) ITIL
4 1 (3.33%) ITIL V3
4 1 (3.33%) Mentoring
4 1 (3.33%) Performance Management
4 1 (3.33%) Quality Management
4 1 (3.33%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (3.33%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (56.67%) SQL
2 8 (26.67%) T-SQL
3 7 (23.33%) Perl
4 4 (13.33%) Python
4 4 (13.33%) Ruby
5 3 (10.00%) Korn
Qualifications
1 2 (6.67%) SC Cleared
1 2 (6.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 3 (10.00%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 1 (3.33%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 14 (46.67%) Nagios
2 5 (16.67%) ITRS Geneos
2 5 (16.67%) SCOM
3 3 (10.00%) Ansible
3 3 (10.00%) HP Data Protector
3 3 (10.00%) OpenView
3 3 (10.00%) Puppet
3 3 (10.00%) Tivoli
4 1 (3.33%) BMC PATROL
4 1 (3.33%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 30 (100.00%) Sybase
2 17 (56.67%) Oracle
3 14 (46.67%) SAP
4 3 (10.00%) HP
5 1 (3.33%) BMC
5 1 (3.33%) EMC
5 1 (3.33%) EXASOL
5 1 (3.33%) Fujitsu
5 1 (3.33%) Microsoft
5 1 (3.33%) NetApp
5 1 (3.33%) Salesforce.com