The table below looks at the statistics for Sybase IQ skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sybase IQ over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sybase IQ
Rank 561 559 502
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -57
Contract jobs citing Sybase IQ 15 7 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.029% 0.014% 0.078%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.13% 0.063% 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 6 26
Average daily rate
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£450 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £370 £344
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £355
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +12.67%
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 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
11137 11048 10127
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 21.22% 21.98% 22.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 7164 6711 6070
Average daily rate £400 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £254 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £543
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+8.82% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 134 188 227
Average hourly rate £32.50 £32.50 £28.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +16.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.50 £13.94 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £53.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £31.50 £28.75
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +9.56%

Sybase IQ
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Sybase IQ within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Sybase IQ within the UK over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

Sybase IQ Daily Rate Histogram 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 2 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Sybase IQ within the UK over the 3 months to 27 February 2015. 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
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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 -7 14 £450 -10.00%
London -9 8 £600 +9.09%

Sybase IQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Sybase IQ also 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 that cited Sybase IQ.

1 23 (100.00%) Sybase
2 10 (43.48%) Business Objects
2 10 (43.48%) SAP
2 10 (43.48%) BusinessObjects
2 10 (43.48%) Sybase ASE
3 9 (39.13%) BODI
3 9 (39.13%) Banking
3 9 (39.13%) SAP Data Services
4 8 (34.78%) Investment Banking
4 8 (34.78%) SQL
5 6 (26.09%) UNIX
6 5 (21.74%) Linux
6 5 (21.74%) Relational Database
7 4 (17.39%) SQL Server
7 4 (17.39%) C++
7 4 (17.39%) Project Management
8 3 (13.04%) PowerShell
8 3 (13.04%) QA
8 3 (13.04%) Maven
8 3 (13.04%) TeamCity
8 3 (13.04%) Bash Shell
8 3 (13.04%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (13.04%) Windows
8 3 (13.04%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (8.70%) Finance
9 2 (8.70%) Dimensional Modelling
9 2 (8.70%) Kimball Methodology
10 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (4.35%) Cognos Business Intelligence
10 1 (4.35%) Retail

Sybase IQ
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Sybase IQ also 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 that cited Sybase IQ. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (43.48%) BusinessObjects
1 10 (43.48%) Sybase ASE
2 9 (39.13%) BODI
2 9 (39.13%) SAP Data Services
3 5 (21.74%) Relational Database
4 4 (17.39%) SQL Server
5 3 (13.04%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (4.35%) RDBMS
6 1 (4.35%) SAP BI
6 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (4.35%) Cognos Query Studio
6 1 (4.35%) Cognos Report Studio
6 1 (4.35%) Cognos Framework Manager
Development Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Maven
1 3 (13.04%) TeamCity
General
1 9 (39.13%) Banking
2 8 (34.78%) Investment Banking
3 2 (8.70%) Finance
4 1 (4.35%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (30.43%) Developer
2 4 (17.39%) DBA
2 4 (17.39%) Senior Developer
2 4 (17.39%) C++ Developer
2 4 (17.39%) Sybase DBA
2 4 (17.39%) SQL Developer
2 4 (17.39%) Senior C++ Developer
2 4 (17.39%) Senior SQL Developer
3 2 (8.70%) Environment Manager
4 1 (4.35%) Windows Systems Administrator
4 1 (4.35%) Cognos Developer
4 1 (4.35%) Business Intelligence Specialist
4 1 (4.35%) Test Environment Manager
4 1 (4.35%) Sybase Developer
4 1 (4.35%) ETL Developer
4 1 (4.35%) Business Objects Developer
4 1 (4.35%) Configuration Manager
4 1 (4.35%) Test Manager
4 1 (4.35%) Business Developer
4 1 (4.35%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.35%) Replication
1 1 (4.35%) Hedge funds
1 1 (4.35%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 6 (26.09%) UNIX
2 5 (21.74%) Linux
3 3 (13.04%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (17.39%) Project Management
2 3 (13.04%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (8.70%) Dimensional Modelling
3 2 (8.70%) Kimball Methodology
4 1 (4.35%) Change Data Capture
4 1 (4.35%) Analytics
4 1 (4.35%) Test Strategy
4 1 (4.35%) Configuration Management
4 1 (4.35%) E-Commerce
4 1 (4.35%) Data Modelling
4 1 (4.35%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 8 (34.78%) SQL
2 4 (17.39%) C++
3 3 (13.04%) PowerShell
3 3 (13.04%) Bash Shell
4 1 (4.35%) Perl
4 1 (4.35%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.04%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) BMC PATROL
1 1 (4.35%) Control-M
Vendors
1 23 (100.00%) Sybase
2 10 (43.48%) Business Objects
2 10 (43.48%) SAP
3 1 (4.35%) Cognos
3 1 (4.35%) IBM