The table below looks at the statistics for Sybase IQ skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sybase IQ over the 3 months to 28 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sybase IQ
Rank 631 643 636
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -7
Contract jobs citing Sybase IQ 8 14 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.015% 0.024% 0.011%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.066% 0.10% 0.048%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 4
Median daily rate £438 £465 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.91% -15.45%
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £465 -
% change year-on-year
-5.91% -
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 Database & Business Intelligence category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
12090 13639 12479
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 22.68% 23.39% 22.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 8013 8934 7694
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 199 213 208
Median hourly rate £28.18 £32.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.29% +18.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £14.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £53.19 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.18 £33.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-14.60% +15.78%

Sybase IQ
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Sybase IQ as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Sybase IQ Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Sybase IQ
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Sybase IQ within the UK.

Sybase IQ Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Sybase IQ
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Sybase IQ within the UK.

Sybase IQ Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Sybase IQ
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 IQ within the UK over the 3 months to 28 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 +4 8 £438 -21.34%
London -3 5 - -
Leeds - 2 £438 -
West Yorkshire - 2 £438 -
Yorkshire - 2 £438 -
East of England +18 1 - -
Hertfordshire +5 1 - -
St Albans - 1 - -

Sybase IQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Sybase IQ also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Sybase IQ.

1 19 (100.00%) Sybase
2 13 (68.42%) Unix
3 12 (63.16%) Shell Script
4 11 (57.89%) Migration
5 10 (52.63%) SQL
6 9 (47.37%) Linux
7 8 (42.11%) Hadoop
7 8 (42.11%) Performance Tuning
8 7 (36.84%) Data Integration
8 7 (36.84%) Oracle
8 7 (36.84%) Ab Initio
8 7 (36.84%) Netezza
8 7 (36.84%) Data Migration
9 6 (31.58%) SQL Server
9 6 (31.58%) Data Warehouse
9 6 (31.58%) Relational Database
10 5 (26.32%) Solaris
10 5 (26.32%) Perl
10 5 (26.32%) ETL
10 5 (26.32%) RDBMS
10 5 (26.32%) SAN
10 5 (26.32%) Veritas
10 5 (26.32%) Legato
10 5 (26.32%) Clustering
10 5 (26.32%) Replication
10 5 (26.32%) Foglight
10 5 (26.32%) Finance
10 5 (26.32%) Unit Testing
10 5 (26.32%) Korn
10 5 (26.32%) Banking

Sybase IQ
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 1 (5.26%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 5 (26.32%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (42.11%) Hadoop
2 6 (31.58%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (31.58%) Relational Database
2 6 (31.58%) SQL Server
3 5 (26.32%) RDBMS
4 1 (5.26%) Big Data
4 1 (5.26%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (5.26%) BusinessObjects XI
4 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database
4 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (5.26%) QlikView
4 1 (5.26%) SAP BW
4 1 (5.26%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (26.32%) Banking
1 5 (26.32%) Finance
2 3 (15.79%) Investment Banking
3 2 (10.53%) Front Office
3 2 (10.53%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (5.26%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 12 (63.16%) Developer
2 6 (31.58%) Ab Initio Developer
3 5 (26.32%) DBA
3 5 (26.32%) Sybase DBA
4 2 (10.53%) Consultant
4 2 (10.53%) ETL Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Java Developer
4 2 (10.53%) SAP Consultant
4 2 (10.53%) SQL Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Sybase Consultant
4 2 (10.53%) Sybase Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Business Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Business Objects Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Database Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Investment Banking Java Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Oracle Developer
5 1 (5.26%) PL/SQL Developer
5 1 (5.26%) SQL Database Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.53%) XML
2 1 (5.26%) HTML
2 1 (5.26%) J2EE
2 1 (5.26%) RESTful
2 1 (5.26%) SAP Basis
2 1 (5.26%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 7 (36.84%) Data Integration
2 5 (26.32%) Clustering
2 5 (26.32%) Replication
3 2 (10.53%) Management Information System
4 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
4 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (5.26%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 13 (68.42%) Unix
2 9 (47.37%) Linux
3 5 (26.32%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (57.89%) Migration
2 8 (42.11%) Performance Tuning
3 7 (36.84%) Data Migration
4 5 (26.32%) ETL
4 5 (26.32%) Unit Testing
5 4 (21.05%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (21.05%) System Testing
5 4 (21.05%) Virtual Environments
6 3 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (10.53%) Dimensional Modelling
7 2 (10.53%) ETRM
7 2 (10.53%) Risk Management
8 1 (5.26%) API Development
8 1 (5.26%) Data Modelling
8 1 (5.26%) ETL Development
8 1 (5.26%) Knowledge Management
8 1 (5.26%) Project Management
8 1 (5.26%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 12 (63.16%) Shell Script
2 10 (52.63%) SQL
3 5 (26.32%) Korn
3 5 (26.32%) Perl
4 2 (10.53%) Java
4 2 (10.53%) PL/SQL
5 1 (5.26%) C#
5 1 (5.26%) C++
5 1 (5.26%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) Degree
Systems Management
1 5 (26.32%) Foglight
1 5 (26.32%) Legato
2 4 (21.05%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 19 (100.00%) Sybase
2 7 (36.84%) Ab Initio
2 7 (36.84%) Netezza
2 7 (36.84%) Oracle
3 5 (26.32%) Veritas
4 2 (10.53%) SAP
5 1 (5.26%) IBM