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 29 December 2014 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
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sybase IQ
Rank 580 557 523
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -34
Contract jobs citing Sybase IQ 11 7 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.020% 0.014% 0.066%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.097% 0.060% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 3 21
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£425 £650 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-34.61% +18.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £490 £370
10% offered a daily rate of more than £555 £730 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £450 £381
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +18.26%
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
11337 11623 10884
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 21.02% 22.70% 22.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 7521 7136 6617
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 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £330 £335
% change year-on-year
+9.84% -1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 162 258 259
Average hourly rate £35.00 £29.00 £30.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.68% -4.13%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.05 £14.35 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £67.00 £50.15 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.60 £30.75
% change year-on-year
+22.39% -7.00%

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 29 December 2014.

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 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 IQ within the UK over the 3 months to 29 December 2014. 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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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 -10 11 £425 -34.61% 4
London +12 9 £375 -46.42% 3
City of London +5 1 - - 2

Sybase IQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, 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 15 (100.00%) Sybase
2 8 (53.33%) SQL
2 8 (53.33%) Sybase ASE
3 7 (46.67%) Maven
4 6 (40.00%) TeamCity
4 6 (40.00%) Windows
4 6 (40.00%) Linux
5 5 (33.33%) C#
5 5 (33.33%) Finance
5 5 (33.33%) Banking
6 4 (26.67%) Investment Banking
6 4 (26.67%) Spring
6 4 (26.67%) Hibernate
6 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
6 4 (26.67%) Java
7 3 (20.00%) T-SQL
7 3 (20.00%) Swing
7 3 (20.00%) Tomcat
7 3 (20.00%) JUnit
7 3 (20.00%) Business Objects
7 3 (20.00%) SAP
7 3 (20.00%) Web Services
7 3 (20.00%) UNIX
7 3 (20.00%) Risk Management
7 3 (20.00%) JMS
7 3 (20.00%) BusinessObjects
7 3 (20.00%) SAP Data Services
7 3 (20.00%) Bash Shell
7 3 (20.00%) Ext JS
7 3 (20.00%) PowerShell

Sybase IQ
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (20.00%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (53.33%) Sybase ASE
2 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
3 3 (20.00%) BusinessObjects
3 3 (20.00%) SAP Data Services
4 2 (13.33%) BODI
5 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (6.67%) SAP BI
5 1 (6.67%) DB2
5 1 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (6.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (46.67%) Maven
2 6 (40.00%) TeamCity
3 3 (20.00%) JUnit
3 3 (20.00%) Subversion
General
1 5 (33.33%) Finance
1 5 (33.33%) Banking
2 4 (26.67%) Investment Banking
3 1 (6.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Developer
2 4 (26.67%) DBA
2 4 (26.67%) Java Developer
2 4 (26.67%) Sybase DBA
3 2 (13.33%) Environment Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Windows Systems Administrator
4 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence Specialist
4 1 (6.67%) Test Environment Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Senior SQL Developer
4 1 (6.67%) SQL Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Senior C++ Developer
4 1 (6.67%) C++ Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Configuration Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Test Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (26.67%) Hibernate
1 4 (26.67%) Spring
2 3 (20.00%) WPF
2 3 (20.00%) Ext JS
2 3 (20.00%) Web Services
2 3 (20.00%) Swing
2 3 (20.00%) JMS
3 1 (6.67%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Market Risk
2 1 (6.67%) Hedge funds
2 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (6.67%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 6 (40.00%) Windows
1 6 (40.00%) Linux
2 3 (20.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (20.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (6.67%) TDD
2 1 (6.67%) Test Strategy
2 1 (6.67%) Kimball Methodology
2 1 (6.67%) Analytics
2 1 (6.67%) E-Commerce
2 1 (6.67%) Data Modelling
2 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (6.67%) Configuration Management
2 1 (6.67%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (53.33%) SQL
2 5 (33.33%) C#
3 4 (26.67%) Java
4 3 (20.00%) T-SQL
4 3 (20.00%) PowerShell
4 3 (20.00%) Bash Shell
5 1 (6.67%) Perl
5 1 (6.67%) C++
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (20.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) BMC PATROL
1 1 (6.67%) Control-M
Vendors
1 15 (100.00%) Sybase
2 3 (20.00%) Business Objects
2 3 (20.00%) SAP
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle
City of London
Real Staffing
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Networkers Plc
Rate: Up to UKP 450 per hour
Posted: 5 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Complete Tech Limited
Rate: From £400 to £475 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
City of London
Interquest - ITQ Financial - London
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 19 days ago