The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sybase products and/or services in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sybase over the 3 months to 22 May 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within Sybase, Inc.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sybase
Rank 308 266 182
Rank change year-on-year
-42 -84
Contract jobs citing Sybase 356 392 515
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.66% 0.74% 1.09%
As % of the Vendors category 1.46% 1.66% 2.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 230 249 298
Average daily rate
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£500 £500 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £338 £334
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £650 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 4
Average hourly rate - £125.00 £11.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +986.95%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £10.25

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Vendors Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
24357 23653 22103
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 44.97% 44.93% 46.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 14074 13450 11763
Average daily rate £400 £388 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% -3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £222 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1123 1058 1214
Average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.21
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £38.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -7.89%

Sybase
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Sybase within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Sybase Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Sybase
Daily Rate Trend

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

Sybase Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Sybase
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Sybase within the UK over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Sybase Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Sybase
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Sybase Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Sybase
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Sybase within the UK over the 3 months to 22 May 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
(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 -47 298 £515 -1.90% 50
London -6 253 £550 - 44
City of London -40 53 £550 - 11
Scotland -7 52 £388 +3.33% 5
Glasgow -2 42 £375 - 5
South East -8 16 £335 -25.55% 2
North West -24 15 £385 +2.66%
Berkshire +3 11 £335 +41.05% 1
Edinburgh 0 7 £475 +40.74%
Yorkshire -10 7 £448 +39.84% 2
Canary Wharf -6 6 £300 -45.45%
Cheshire - 5 £373 -
Liverpool -14 4 £88 -
Merseyside -17 4 £88 -
South Yorkshire - 4 £475 - 1
Sheffield - 4 £475 - 1
Reading +10 2 - - 1
Surrey +2 2 £413 -14.94% 1
Hampshire -2 2 £350 +16.66%
Docklands, London -2 2 £633 +29.74%
Stirling -8 2 - -
Derbyshire - 2 £135 -
Knutsford - 2 £368 -
Basingstoke - 2 £350 -
Derby - 2 £135 -
East Midlands - 2 £135 -
North East - 2 £500 - 1
Manchester - 2 £425 -
Tyne and Wear - 2 £500 -
South West +8 1 £473 +26.00%

Sybase
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Sybase 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.

1 368 (51.76%) SQL
2 353 (49.65%) Oracle
3 326 (45.85%) Java
4 290 (40.79%) Finance
5 288 (40.51%) UNIX
6 280 (39.38%) Banking
7 254 (35.72%) SQL Server
8 188 (26.44%) Linux
9 169 (23.77%) Relational Database
10 160 (22.50%) Investment Banking
11 153 (21.52%) Agile Software Development
12 145 (20.39%) Perl
13 130 (18.28%) Front Office
14 124 (17.44%) Windows
15 116 (16.32%) C#
16 104 (14.63%) Spring
17 97 (13.64%) RDBMS
17 97 (13.64%) XML
18 95 (13.36%) .NET
19 93 (13.08%) C++
19 93 (13.08%) DB2
20 92 (12.94%) Multithreading
21 91 (12.80%) Analytical Skills
22 76 (10.69%) Microsoft
23 73 (10.27%) JavaScript
23 73 (10.27%) OO
24 72 (10.13%) Derivative
24 72 (10.13%) Fixed Income
25 68 (9.56%) HTML
26 64 (9.00%) Performance Tuning

Sybase
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Sybase 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 48 (6.75%) WebSphere
2 26 (3.66%) JBoss
3 18 (2.53%) WebLogic
4 17 (2.39%) Oracle Coherence
4 17 (2.39%) IIS
5 16 (2.25%) Tomcat
6 15 (2.11%) Apache
6 15 (2.11%) Oracle Workflow
7 11 (1.55%) GlassFish
8 10 (1.41%) WebSphere Application Server
9 6 (0.84%) SharePoint
9 6 (0.84%) NetWeaver
9 6 (0.84%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 4 (0.56%) MQSeries
10 4 (0.56%) Apache Pig
11 3 (0.42%) MTS
11 3 (0.42%) IBM HTTP Server
12 2 (0.28%) iPlanet
12 2 (0.28%) Apache ServiceMix
13 1 (0.14%) Confluence
Applications
1 58 (8.16%) MS Excel
2 9 (1.27%) MS Office
3 4 (0.56%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (0.56%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.28%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 13 (1.83%) Summit
2 8 (1.13%) Oracle 11i
3 6 (0.84%) RMDS
3 6 (0.84%) thinkFolio
3 6 (0.84%) IntelliMatch
4 5 (0.70%) Dynamics CRM
5 4 (0.56%) Murex MxG2000
6 3 (0.42%) Oracle General Ledger
6 3 (0.42%) CODA-Financials
7 2 (0.28%) Tridion
7 2 (0.28%) Magento
7 2 (0.28%) AWD
7 2 (0.28%) Oracle BPM
7 2 (0.28%) Markit EDM
8 1 (0.14%) SAP BPC
8 1 (0.14%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 1 (0.14%) SAP ERP
8 1 (0.14%) Algo Collateral
8 1 (0.14%) Oracle Applications
8 1 (0.14%) HFM
Cloud Services
1 4 (0.56%) IaaS
2 3 (0.42%) SaaS
3 1 (0.14%) Office 365
3 1 (0.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 27 (3.80%) SAN
2 16 (2.25%) TCP/IP
3 13 (1.83%) NAS
3 13 (1.83%) DNS
4 12 (1.69%) HTTP
5 11 (1.55%) LAN
5 11 (1.55%) WAN
6 10 (1.41%) LDAP
7 9 (1.27%) Internet
7 9 (1.27%) SMTP
7 9 (1.27%) Firewall
8 8 (1.13%) DHCP
9 6 (0.84%) HTTPS
10 5 (0.70%) Multicast
10 5 (0.70%) FCoE
10 5 (0.70%) Fibre Channel
10 5 (0.70%) iSCSI
10 5 (0.70%) FTP
11 4 (0.56%) Intranet
11 4 (0.56%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 254 (35.72%) SQL Server
2 169 (23.77%) Relational Database
3 97 (13.64%) RDBMS
4 93 (13.08%) DB2
5 52 (7.31%) Sybase ASE
6 40 (5.63%) Sybase IQ
7 38 (5.34%) Data Warehouse
7 38 (5.34%) Oracle Database
8 33 (4.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 32 (4.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 30 (4.22%) OLTP
11 23 (3.23%) MySQL
12 22 (3.09%) SQL Server 2008
12 22 (3.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 15 (2.11%) Big Data
13 15 (2.11%) MS Access
13 15 (2.11%) Informix
14 14 (1.97%) BusinessObjects
14 14 (1.97%) Hadoop
15 13 (1.83%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 39 (5.49%) Subversion
2 36 (5.06%) JUnit
3 33 (4.64%) Eclipse
4 27 (3.80%) JIRA
5 26 (3.66%) Maven
6 19 (2.67%) Selenium
7 16 (2.25%) Git (software)
8 14 (1.97%) Ant
9 12 (1.69%) QuickTest Pro
9 12 (1.69%) Jenkins
10 11 (1.55%) Eclipse RCP
10 11 (1.55%) Visual Studio
11 10 (1.41%) TeamCity
12 8 (1.13%) CruiseControl
12 8 (1.13%) Toad
13 7 (0.98%) ERwin
13 7 (0.98%) PowerDesigner
14 6 (0.84%) NUnit
15 5 (0.70%) CppUnit
16 4 (0.56%) Introscope
General
1 290 (40.79%) Finance
2 280 (39.38%) Banking
3 160 (22.50%) Investment Banking
4 130 (18.28%) Front Office
5 28 (3.94%) Back Office
6 15 (2.11%) Financial Institution
7 8 (1.13%) Legal
7 8 (1.13%) French Language
8 7 (0.98%) Retail
9 3 (0.42%) Electronics
9 3 (0.42%) General Ledger
10 1 (0.14%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.14%) Advertising
10 1 (0.14%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.14%) Games
10 1 (0.14%) Multimedia
10 1 (0.14%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.14%) Corporate Banking
10 1 (0.14%) Private Banking
10 1 (0.14%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 385 (54.15%) Developer
2 179 (25.18%) Java Developer
3 99 (13.92%) Analyst
4 71 (9.99%) Senior Developer
5 50 (7.03%) C++ Developer
6 47 (6.61%) Senior Java Developer
7 42 (5.91%) C# Developer
8 41 (5.77%) Applications Support
9 37 (5.20%) Support Analyst
10 34 (4.78%) Architect
11 30 (4.22%) Administrator
11 30 (4.22%) DBA
12 24 (3.38%) SQL Developer
13 23 (3.23%) .NET Developer
14 18 (2.53%) Business Analyst
15 15 (2.11%) Test Analyst
16 14 (1.97%) Sybase DBA
16 14 (1.97%) Senior Analyst
17 13 (1.83%) Applications Developer
17 13 (1.83%) Applications Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 104 (14.63%) Spring
2 97 (13.64%) XML
3 95 (13.36%) .NET
4 68 (9.56%) HTML
5 57 (8.02%) Web Services
6 48 (6.75%) J2EE
7 43 (6.05%) Hibernate
8 36 (5.06%) JMS
9 34 (4.78%) Middleware
10 32 (4.50%) EJB
11 30 (4.22%) WPF
11 30 (4.22%) WinForms
11 30 (4.22%) CSS
11 30 (4.22%) Servlets
11 30 (4.22%) SOAP
11 30 (4.22%) J2SE
12 26 (3.66%) XSLT
13 24 (3.38%) JSP
13 24 (3.38%) REST
14 22 (3.09%) Rendezvous
Miscellaneous
1 91 (12.80%) Analytical Skills
2 72 (10.13%) Derivative
2 72 (10.13%) Fixed Income
3 57 (8.02%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 57 (8.02%) Equities
4 26 (3.66%) Equity Derivative
5 20 (2.81%) N-Tier
5 20 (2.81%) Replication
6 19 (2.67%) Computer Science
7 15 (2.11%) Credit Risk
8 12 (1.69%) Market Risk
9 10 (1.41%) Management Information System
10 9 (1.27%) SWIFT
10 9 (1.27%) Client/Server
10 9 (1.27%) Grid Computing
11 8 (1.13%) Visualisation
12 7 (0.98%) Open Source
12 7 (0.98%) Interest Rate Derivative
13 6 (0.84%) Wiki
13 6 (0.84%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 288 (40.51%) UNIX
2 188 (26.44%) Linux
3 124 (17.44%) Windows
4 34 (4.78%) Solaris
5 19 (2.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 12 (1.69%) Windows Server 2003
7 8 (1.13%) Windows NT
8 7 (0.98%) Windows XP
9 6 (0.84%) AIX
9 6 (0.84%) Windows Server 2008
10 5 (0.70%) Windows Server 2012
10 5 (0.70%) Apple iOS
11 4 (0.56%) Android
12 3 (0.42%) zOS
13 2 (0.28%) SUSE
13 2 (0.28%) Debian
14 1 (0.14%) Oracle Linux
14 1 (0.14%) Windows 7
14 1 (0.14%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 153 (21.52%) Agile Software Development
2 92 (12.94%) Multithreading
3 73 (10.27%) OO
4 64 (9.00%) Performance Tuning
5 61 (8.58%) Data Modelling
6 59 (8.30%) TDD
7 58 (8.16%) Migration
8 42 (5.91%) Workflow
9 39 (5.49%) Scrum
10 36 (5.06%) ITIL
11 35 (4.92%) Business Intelligence
12 34 (4.78%) ETL
12 34 (4.78%) Continuous Integration
13 33 (4.64%) OOD
14 31 (4.36%) Software Engineering
14 31 (4.36%) Low Latency
15 30 (4.22%) Unit Testing
15 30 (4.22%) Risk Management
16 28 (3.94%) Electronic Trading
17 27 (3.80%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 368 (51.76%) SQL
2 326 (45.85%) Java
3 145 (20.39%) Perl
4 116 (16.32%) C#
5 93 (13.08%) C++
6 73 (10.27%) JavaScript
7 55 (7.74%) Shell Script
8 54 (7.59%) Python
9 33 (4.64%) C
9 33 (4.64%) Korn
10 32 (4.50%) T-SQL
11 26 (3.66%) PowerShell
12 19 (2.67%) Bash Shell
12 19 (2.67%) VBA
13 18 (2.53%) VB
14 17 (2.39%) PL/SQL
15 7 (0.98%) Scala
15 7 (0.98%) XPath
16 6 (0.84%) Ruby
16 6 (0.84%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 38 (5.34%) Degree
2 23 (3.23%) Security Cleared
3 16 (2.25%) DV Cleared
4 10 (1.41%) ISTQB
4 10 (1.41%) ISEB
5 8 (1.13%) SC Cleared
6 7 (0.98%) Sun Certification
7 4 (0.56%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (0.42%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (0.42%) CISA
9 2 (0.28%) CFA
9 2 (0.28%) QiCA
9 2 (0.28%) MCP
10 1 (0.14%) Oracle Certification
10 1 (0.14%) CISSP
10 1 (0.14%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (4.36%) QA
2 4 (0.56%) EMIR
2 4 (0.56%) Dodd-Frank
3 3 (0.42%) SLA
4 2 (0.28%) MiFID
4 2 (0.28%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.28%) COREP
4 2 (0.28%) FINREP
5 1 (0.14%) CRD IV
5 1 (0.14%) Basel III
5 1 (0.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 20 (2.81%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (1.83%) Oracle RAC
3 10 (1.41%) NFS
4 8 (1.13%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 8 (1.13%) Active Directory
5 6 (0.84%) Xen
5 6 (0.84%) KVM
6 5 (0.70%) vSphere
6 5 (0.70%) Hyper-V
6 5 (0.70%) SRDF
6 5 (0.70%) VMware ESX
7 4 (0.56%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (0.42%) HDFS
8 3 (0.42%) Apache Flume
8 3 (0.42%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 1 (0.14%) iptables
9 1 (0.14%) Platform Symphony
9 1 (0.14%) RACF
9 1 (0.14%) Samba
Systems Management
1 17 (2.39%) Control-M
2 8 (1.13%) Tivoli
3 7 (0.98%) ITRS Geneos
4 6 (0.84%) WSUS
4 6 (0.84%) Puppet
5 5 (0.70%) BladeLogic
6 4 (0.56%) MOM
6 4 (0.56%) HP Quality Center
6 4 (0.56%) SCOM
7 3 (0.42%) Ambari
7 3 (0.42%) Oozie
8 2 (0.28%) CA Single Sign-On
8 2 (0.28%) OpenAM
9 1 (0.14%) Red Hat Spacewalk
9 1 (0.14%) BMC PATROL
9 1 (0.14%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 353 (49.65%) Oracle
2 76 (10.69%) Microsoft
3 39 (5.49%) TIBCO
4 36 (5.06%) SAP
5 25 (3.52%) Business Objects
5 25 (3.52%) IBM
6 22 (3.09%) VMware
7 21 (2.95%) Murex
8 20 (2.81%) Red Hat
9 16 (2.25%) Cisco
9 16 (2.25%) HP
10 15 (2.11%) Sun
10 15 (2.11%) Teradata
11 12 (1.69%) Informatica
12 11 (1.55%) Fidessa
13 10 (1.41%) NetApp
13 10 (1.41%) Remedy
14 9 (1.27%) DataSynapse
15 8 (1.13%) CA
15 8 (1.13%) EMC
London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 6 hours ago
City of London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: £500 - £600 per day + competitive
Posted: 14 hours ago
United Kingdom
Templeton and Partners
Rate: Market related
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £600 - £700 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Cititec
Rate: COMPETITIVE
Posted: Yesterday
London
ComputAppoint
Rate: £600 - £650 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
United Kingdom
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Rate: Market related
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Nicoll Curtin
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Rate: £400 - 425 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £550.00 - £650.00 per day
Posted: 17 days ago
London
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Rate: market rate
Posted: 21 days ago