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 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sybase Database Administrator
Rank 602 588 569
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -19
Contract jobs requiring a Sybase DBA 21 5 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.041% 0.010% 0.014%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.044% 0.010% 0.015%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 4 3
Average daily rate £500 £360 £750
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.88% -52.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £353 £510
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £476 £790
UK excluding London average daily rate - - £750
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
47935 48321 46997
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.58% 94.47% 94.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 30815 30072 27703
Average daily rate £413 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £563 £565
UK excluding London average daily rate £378 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1687 1903 2072
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.22 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.62% -1.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

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
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 13 February 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 3 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 13 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +20 21 £500 +38.88% 2
London +14 21 £500 +38.88% 2
City of London - 3 £500 -

Sybase DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 67 (100.00%) Sybase
2 57 (85.07%) Oracle
3 55 (82.09%) Linux
3 55 (82.09%) Replication
4 46 (68.66%) Sybase ASE
4 46 (68.66%) Oracle Database
5 44 (65.67%) Oracle Database 11g
5 44 (65.67%) Oracle RMAN
6 41 (61.19%) Red Hat
7 40 (59.70%) Shell Script
8 39 (58.21%) SQL Server
8 39 (58.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 39 (58.21%) Data Guard
9 34 (50.75%) Finance
10 31 (46.27%) SAP
10 31 (46.27%) Oracle RAC
11 29 (43.28%) Disaster Recovery
12 28 (41.79%) SQL
12 28 (41.79%) Client/Server
13 27 (40.30%) Service Management
13 27 (40.30%) Incident Management
14 24 (35.82%) Banking
15 23 (34.33%) Clustering
15 23 (34.33%) Change Management
16 19 (28.36%) Solaris
16 19 (28.36%) SQL Server 2008
17 18 (26.87%) SQL Server 2005
17 18 (26.87%) Performance Tuning
17 18 (26.87%) Oracle Reports
18 17 (25.37%) Microsoft

Sybase DBA
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 3 (4.48%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 9 (13.43%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (14.93%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (68.66%) Oracle Database
1 46 (68.66%) Sybase ASE
2 44 (65.67%) Oracle Database 11g
3 39 (58.21%) SQL Server
4 19 (28.36%) SQL Server 2008
5 18 (26.87%) Oracle Reports
5 18 (26.87%) SQL Server 2005
6 17 (25.37%) MySQL
7 11 (16.42%) SQL Server 2012
8 8 (11.94%) Oracle Database 10g
8 8 (11.94%) Oracle9i Database
9 6 (8.96%) MongoDB
10 3 (4.48%) Oracle Database 12c
10 3 (4.48%) RDBMS
10 3 (4.48%) Relational Database
11 2 (2.99%) BusinessObjects
11 2 (2.99%) Data Warehouse
11 2 (2.99%) OLAP
11 2 (2.99%) OLTP
11 2 (2.99%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 34 (50.75%) Finance
2 24 (35.82%) Banking
3 8 (11.94%) Investment Banking
4 3 (4.48%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (14.93%) Middleware
2 3 (4.48%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 55 (82.09%) Replication
2 28 (41.79%) Client/Server
3 23 (34.33%) Clustering
4 9 (13.43%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 55 (82.09%) Linux
2 39 (58.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 19 (28.36%) Solaris
4 15 (22.39%) Unix
4 15 (22.39%) Windows
5 8 (11.94%) AIX
6 7 (10.45%) Windows Server
6 7 (10.45%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (10.45%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (10.45%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (43.28%) Disaster Recovery
2 27 (40.30%) Incident Management
2 27 (40.30%) Service Management
3 23 (34.33%) Change Management
4 18 (26.87%) Performance Tuning
5 15 (22.39%) Performance Monitoring
6 13 (19.40%) Line Management
7 8 (11.94%) Capacity Management
7 8 (11.94%) Information Security
7 8 (11.94%) ITIL
7 8 (11.94%) Performance Optimisation
7 8 (11.94%) Security Management
8 7 (10.45%) Coaching
8 7 (10.45%) People Management
9 6 (8.96%) Performance Management
9 6 (8.96%) Time Management
10 4 (5.97%) Investment Management
10 4 (5.97%) Mentoring
11 3 (4.48%) Data Management
11 3 (4.48%) Risk Analysis
Programming Languages
1 40 (59.70%) Shell Script
2 28 (41.79%) SQL
3 10 (14.93%) PowerShell
4 5 (7.46%) Perl
5 4 (5.97%) C
6 2 (2.99%) C++
6 2 (2.99%) JavaScript
6 2 (2.99%) VBScript
7 1 (1.49%) Korn
Qualifications
1 2 (2.99%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.99%) QA
System Software
1 31 (46.27%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 44 (65.67%) Oracle RMAN
2 39 (58.21%) Data Guard
3 8 (11.94%) Foglight
3 8 (11.94%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 7 (10.45%) SCOM
Vendors
1 67 (100.00%) Sybase
2 57 (85.07%) Oracle
3 41 (61.19%) Red Hat
4 31 (46.27%) SAP
5 17 (25.37%) Microsoft
6 8 (11.94%) Imperva
6 8 (11.94%) Veritas
7 2 (2.99%) Cognos
7 2 (2.99%) IBM