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 1 May 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
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sybase Database Administrator
Rank 644 630 605
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -25
Contract jobs requiring a Sybase DBA 20 17 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.036% 0.030% 0.031%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.038% 0.032% 0.033%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 7 12
Median daily rate £431 £350 £490
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.21% -28.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £350 £374
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £485 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £431 £475 £450
% change year-on-year
-9.21% +5.55%
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
53055 53758 51548
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.92% 94.76% 94.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 34561 32635 31469
Median daily rate £425 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1534 2148 2116
Median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.01% -1.02%

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 1 May 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 8 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 1 May 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 -1 20 £431 +23.21% 1
London -21 13 £431 +23.21% 1
Surrey - 7 £431 -
South East - 7 £431 -
Camberley - 5 £425 -
Croydon - 2 £431 -
Guildford - 2 £475 -
City of London - 1 - -

Sybase DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 42 (100.00%) Sybase
2 35 (83.33%) Replication
3 31 (73.81%) Linux
4 26 (61.90%) SQL Server
4 26 (61.90%) Shell Script
4 26 (61.90%) Sybase ASE
5 25 (59.52%) Oracle
6 21 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 21 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
7 20 (47.62%) Finance
8 18 (42.86%) Red Hat
9 16 (38.10%) Oracle RMAN
9 16 (38.10%) Data Guard
10 15 (35.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 15 (35.71%) Banking
11 14 (33.33%) SAN
11 14 (33.33%) Solaris
11 14 (33.33%) Client/Server
11 14 (33.33%) SAP
11 14 (33.33%) Unix
12 13 (30.95%) Oracle Database 11g
12 13 (30.95%) Clustering
12 13 (30.95%) Oracle Database
13 12 (28.57%) Service Management
13 12 (28.57%) Change Management
13 12 (28.57%) Incident Management
13 12 (28.57%) Oracle RAC
13 12 (28.57%) SQL
14 9 (21.43%) Foglight
14 9 (21.43%) SQL Server 2008

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 (4.76%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (33.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (61.90%) SQL Server
1 26 (61.90%) Sybase ASE
2 13 (30.95%) Oracle Database
2 13 (30.95%) Oracle Database 11g
3 9 (21.43%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (19.05%) SQL Server 2005
4 8 (19.05%) SQL Server 2012
5 7 (16.67%) Oracle Reports
6 6 (14.29%) Sybase IQ
7 5 (11.90%) RDBMS
7 5 (11.90%) Relational Database
8 4 (9.52%) MySQL
8 4 (9.52%) Oracle Database 10g
8 4 (9.52%) Oracle9i Database
9 3 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (7.14%) OLAP
9 3 (7.14%) OLTP
10 2 (4.76%) Oracle Database 12c
11 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2014
11 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 20 (47.62%) Finance
2 15 (35.71%) Banking
3 6 (14.29%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (16.67%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 35 (83.33%) Replication
2 14 (33.33%) Client/Server
3 13 (30.95%) Clustering
4 4 (9.52%) Management Information System
5 2 (4.76%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 31 (73.81%) Linux
2 15 (35.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 14 (33.33%) Solaris
3 14 (33.33%) Unix
4 5 (11.90%) Windows
5 4 (9.52%) AIX
6 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 21 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 12 (28.57%) Change Management
2 12 (28.57%) Incident Management
2 12 (28.57%) Service Management
3 8 (19.05%) Line Management
4 7 (16.67%) Migration
5 6 (14.29%) Performance Monitoring
6 5 (11.90%) ITIL
7 4 (9.52%) Capacity Management
7 4 (9.52%) Information Security
7 4 (9.52%) Performance Optimisation
7 4 (9.52%) Security Management
8 3 (7.14%) ETL
8 3 (7.14%) Low Latency
9 2 (4.76%) High Availability
10 1 (2.38%) Asset Management
10 1 (2.38%) Mentoring
10 1 (2.38%) Performance Analysis
10 1 (2.38%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (61.90%) Shell Script
2 12 (28.57%) SQL
3 9 (21.43%) Perl
4 8 (19.05%) Korn
5 4 (9.52%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.38%) C
System Software
1 12 (28.57%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 16 (38.10%) Data Guard
1 16 (38.10%) Oracle RMAN
2 9 (21.43%) Foglight
3 5 (11.90%) Legato
4 4 (9.52%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 42 (100.00%) Sybase
2 25 (59.52%) Oracle
3 18 (42.86%) Red Hat
4 14 (33.33%) SAP
5 8 (19.05%) Microsoft
5 8 (19.05%) Veritas
6 4 (9.52%) Imperva
7 2 (4.76%) VMware