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 27 August 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sybase Database Administrator
Rank 632 627 604
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -23
Contract jobs requiring a Sybase DBA 2 37 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.004% 0.063% 0.055%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.004% 0.067% 0.058%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 22 15
Median daily rate - £456 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +17.74%
UK excluding London median daily rate - £464 £388
% change year-on-year
- +19.67%
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
50506 55381 53413
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.73% 94.92% 94.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 32907 35226 32261
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1614 2075 2087
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.25 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.34% +1.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.88 £11.00 £10.57
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £39.37
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

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 7 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 27 August 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 -15 1 - - 2
Northern Ireland - 1 - -
County Antrim - 1 - -
Belfast - 1 - -
Crewe - 1 - - 1
Cheshire - 1 - - 1
North West - 1 - - 1

Sybase DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 18 (100.00%) Sybase
2 12 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
3 11 (61.11%) Replication
3 11 (61.11%) SQL Server
4 10 (55.56%) Oracle
5 9 (50.00%) Unix
5 9 (50.00%) Solaris
5 9 (50.00%) Linux
5 9 (50.00%) Finance
6 8 (44.44%) Shell Script
6 8 (44.44%) Perl
6 8 (44.44%) SQL
7 7 (38.89%) Clustering
7 7 (38.89%) Disaster Recovery
7 7 (38.89%) SAN
7 7 (38.89%) Veritas
7 7 (38.89%) Korn
8 6 (33.33%) Banking
8 6 (33.33%) Migration
9 5 (27.78%) Sybase IQ
9 5 (27.78%) Legato
9 5 (27.78%) Foglight
9 5 (27.78%) RDBMS
9 5 (27.78%) Relational Database
10 4 (22.22%) Virtual Environments
10 4 (22.22%) Failover Clustering
10 4 (22.22%) Sybase ASE
10 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
11 3 (16.67%) High Availability
11 3 (16.67%) Investment Banking

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:

Applications
1 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (38.89%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (61.11%) SQL Server
2 5 (27.78%) RDBMS
2 5 (27.78%) Relational Database
2 5 (27.78%) Sybase IQ
3 4 (22.22%) Sybase ASE
4 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (5.56%) DB2
5 1 (5.56%) Oracle Reports
General
1 9 (50.00%) Finance
2 6 (33.33%) Banking
3 3 (16.67%) Investment Banking
Miscellaneous
1 11 (61.11%) Replication
2 7 (38.89%) Clustering
3 2 (11.11%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 9 (50.00%) Linux
1 9 (50.00%) Solaris
1 9 (50.00%) Unix
2 2 (11.11%) Windows
3 1 (5.56%) HPUX
3 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
2 7 (38.89%) Disaster Recovery
3 6 (33.33%) Migration
4 4 (22.22%) Virtual Environments
5 3 (16.67%) High Availability
6 2 (11.11%) ITIL
6 2 (11.11%) Performance Monitoring
7 1 (5.56%) Capacity Management
7 1 (5.56%) ITIL V3
7 1 (5.56%) Mentoring
7 1 (5.56%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 8 (44.44%) Perl
1 8 (44.44%) Shell Script
1 8 (44.44%) SQL
2 7 (38.89%) Korn
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared
1 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 5 (27.78%) Foglight
1 5 (27.78%) Legato
2 4 (22.22%) Failover Clustering
3 1 (5.56%) HP Data Protector
3 1 (5.56%) OpenView
3 1 (5.56%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 18 (100.00%) Sybase
2 10 (55.56%) Oracle
3 7 (38.89%) Veritas
4 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
5 2 (11.11%) VMware
6 1 (5.56%) HP
6 1 (5.56%) SAP
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