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 April 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sybase IQ
Rank 630 612 613
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +1
Contract jobs citing Sybase IQ 10 23 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.018% 0.041% 0.024%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.082% 0.18% 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 9 8
Average daily rate £500 £450 £490
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -8.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £375 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £480 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £444 £450 £400
% change year-on-year
-1.38% +12.50%
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
12166 12738 12453
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 21.78% 22.85% 22.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 8234 8211 7827
Average daily rate £425 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £538
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 167 166 216
Average hourly rate £32.50 £32.10 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.24% -8.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.35 £15.30 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £46.09 £55.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.00 £32.10 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.80% -8.28%

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 April 2016.

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 7 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 April 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 -29 10 £500 +5.26%
London -21 5 £500 +11.11%
South East - 5 £444 -
Surrey - 5 £444 -
Camberley - 3 £431 -
Guildford - 2 £475 -
City of London - 1 £500 -

Sybase IQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 10 (66.67%) Unix
3 9 (60.00%) Oracle
3 9 (60.00%) Linux
4 8 (53.33%) Finance
4 8 (53.33%) Performance Tuning
5 7 (46.67%) Relational Database
5 7 (46.67%) SQL
6 6 (40.00%) SQL Server
6 6 (40.00%) Shell Script
6 6 (40.00%) Replication
6 6 (40.00%) Banking
7 5 (33.33%) Clustering
7 5 (33.33%) Foglight
7 5 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
7 5 (33.33%) Legato
7 5 (33.33%) SAN
7 5 (33.33%) Veritas
7 5 (33.33%) RDBMS
7 5 (33.33%) Solaris
7 5 (33.33%) Perl
7 5 (33.33%) Korn
8 4 (26.67%) Investment Banking
8 4 (26.67%) Java
8 4 (26.67%) Migration
9 3 (20.00%) Management Information System
9 3 (20.00%) J2EE
10 2 (13.33%) PL/SQL
10 2 (13.33%) C#
10 2 (13.33%) DB2

Sybase IQ
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 1 (6.67%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 5 (33.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (46.67%) Relational Database
2 6 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 5 (33.33%) RDBMS
4 2 (13.33%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (13.33%) DB2
4 2 (13.33%) Sybase ASE
5 1 (6.67%) Big Data
5 1 (6.67%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (6.67%) BusinessObjects XI
5 1 (6.67%) Hadoop
5 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database
5 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (6.67%) QlikView
5 1 (6.67%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Maven
General
1 8 (53.33%) Finance
2 6 (40.00%) Banking
3 4 (26.67%) Investment Banking
4 2 (13.33%) Front Office
4 2 (13.33%) Legal
4 2 (13.33%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (6.67%) Back Office
5 1 (6.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) DBA
1 6 (40.00%) Developer
1 6 (40.00%) Sybase DBA
2 3 (20.00%) Java Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Consultant
3 2 (13.33%) Core Java Developer
3 2 (13.33%) SAP Consultant
3 2 (13.33%) SQL Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Sybase Consultant
3 2 (13.33%) Sybase Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Business Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Business Objects Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Database Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Investment Banking Java Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Oracle Developer
4 1 (6.67%) PL/SQL Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) SQL Database Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (20.00%) J2EE
2 2 (13.33%) Hibernate
2 2 (13.33%) Spring
2 2 (13.33%) XML
3 1 (6.67%) HTML
3 1 (6.67%) Rendezvous
3 1 (6.67%) RESTful
3 1 (6.67%) SAP Basis
3 1 (6.67%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) Replication
2 5 (33.33%) Clustering
3 3 (20.00%) Management Information System
4 2 (13.33%) Computer Science
5 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (6.67%) Client/Server
5 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 10 (66.67%) Unix
2 9 (60.00%) Linux
3 5 (33.33%) Solaris
4 1 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) Performance Tuning
2 5 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (26.67%) Migration
4 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (13.33%) Dimensional Modelling
4 2 (13.33%) ETL
4 2 (13.33%) ETRM
4 2 (13.33%) Line Management
4 2 (13.33%) Project Management
4 2 (13.33%) Risk Management
4 2 (13.33%) TDD
5 1 (6.67%) API Development
5 1 (6.67%) Asset Management
5 1 (6.67%) Change Management
5 1 (6.67%) Data Modelling
5 1 (6.67%) Incident Management
5 1 (6.67%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (46.67%) SQL
2 6 (40.00%) Shell Script
3 5 (33.33%) Korn
3 5 (33.33%) Perl
4 4 (26.67%) Java
5 2 (13.33%) C#
5 2 (13.33%) PL/SQL
6 1 (6.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) Degree
Systems Management
1 5 (33.33%) Foglight
1 5 (33.33%) Legato
Vendors
1 15 (100.00%) Sybase
2 9 (60.00%) Oracle
3 5 (33.33%) Veritas
4 2 (13.33%) SAP
5 1 (6.67%) IBM
5 1 (6.67%) Red Hat
5 1 (6.67%) TIBCO