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 19 January 2017 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Sybase Database Administrator
UK
Rank 580 587 581
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -6
Contract jobs requiring a Sybase DBA 11 31 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.025% 0.061% 0.022%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.026% 0.064% 0.023%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 11 5
Median daily rate £475 £525 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.52% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £360
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £525 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 - £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
42377 48205 48154
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.74% 94.76% 94.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 27593 30644 30320
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 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £585 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.28% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1495 1752 1913
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.12 £10.61 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £47.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.08
% change year-on-year
- +8.83%

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
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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Sybase DBA within the UK over the 3 months to 19 January 2017. 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 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 +21 11 £475 -9.52%
London -4 10 £475 -9.52%
Leeds - 1 £525 -
West Yorkshire - 1 £525 -
Yorkshire - 1 £525 -

Sybase DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, 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 31 (100.00%) Sybase
2 21 (67.74%) Sybase IQ
3 20 (64.52%) SQL Server
4 19 (61.29%) Sybase ASE
5 18 (58.06%) Oracle
5 18 (58.06%) SQL
6 17 (54.84%) RDBMS
6 17 (54.84%) Relational Database
7 16 (51.61%) Finance
8 15 (48.39%) Nagios
8 15 (48.39%) SAP
9 14 (45.16%) MySQL
9 14 (45.16%) PostgreSQL
10 9 (29.03%) Replication
10 9 (29.03%) T-SQL
11 8 (25.81%) Perl
11 8 (25.81%) Linux
11 8 (25.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 6 (19.35%) SCOM
12 6 (19.35%) Active Directory
12 6 (19.35%) ITRS Geneos
13 5 (16.13%) Python
13 5 (16.13%) Ruby
13 5 (16.13%) Performance Tuning
13 5 (16.13%) Banking
14 4 (12.90%) JIRA
14 4 (12.90%) Oracle Database
14 4 (12.90%) Git (software)
14 4 (12.90%) GitHub
14 4 (12.90%) Jenkins

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 4 (12.90%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.90%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (67.74%) Sybase IQ
2 20 (64.52%) SQL Server
3 19 (61.29%) Sybase ASE
4 17 (54.84%) RDBMS
4 17 (54.84%) Relational Database
5 14 (45.16%) MySQL
5 14 (45.16%) PostgreSQL
6 8 (25.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (12.90%) Oracle Database
8 1 (3.23%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (3.23%) InterSystems Cache
Development Applications
1 4 (12.90%) Git (software)
1 4 (12.90%) Jenkins
1 4 (12.90%) JIRA
2 1 (3.23%) Toad
General
1 16 (51.61%) Finance
2 5 (16.13%) Banking
3 4 (12.90%) Financial Institution
Miscellaneous
1 9 (29.03%) Replication
2 4 (12.90%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 8 (25.81%) Linux
2 3 (9.68%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (16.13%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (12.90%) DevOps
3 3 (9.68%) Incident Management
3 3 (9.68%) Performance Analysis
4 2 (6.45%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (3.23%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (3.23%) Capacity Management
5 1 (3.23%) Change Management
5 1 (3.23%) Coaching
5 1 (3.23%) High Availability
5 1 (3.23%) ITIL
5 1 (3.23%) ITIL V3
5 1 (3.23%) Mentoring
5 1 (3.23%) Performance Management
5 1 (3.23%) Quality Management
5 1 (3.23%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (3.23%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (58.06%) SQL
2 9 (29.03%) T-SQL
3 8 (25.81%) Perl
4 5 (16.13%) Python
4 5 (16.13%) Ruby
5 3 (9.68%) Korn
Qualifications
1 2 (6.45%) SC Cleared
1 2 (6.45%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 6 (19.35%) Active Directory
2 3 (9.68%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 1 (3.23%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 15 (48.39%) Nagios
2 6 (19.35%) ITRS Geneos
2 6 (19.35%) SCOM
3 4 (12.90%) Ansible
3 4 (12.90%) Puppet
4 3 (9.68%) HP Data Protector
4 3 (9.68%) OpenView
4 3 (9.68%) Tivoli
5 1 (3.23%) BMC PATROL
5 1 (3.23%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 31 (100.00%) Sybase
2 18 (58.06%) Oracle
3 15 (48.39%) SAP
4 3 (9.68%) HP
5 1 (3.23%) BMC
5 1 (3.23%) EMC
5 1 (3.23%) EXASOL
5 1 (3.23%) Fujitsu
5 1 (3.23%) Microsoft
5 1 (3.23%) NetApp
5 1 (3.23%) Salesforce.com