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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sybase over the 3 months to 5 May 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.

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

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sybase
Rank 403 340 281
Rank change year-on-year
-63 -59
Contract jobs citing Sybase 267 340 403
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.48% 0.61% 0.74%
As % of the Vendors category 1.08% 1.35% 1.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 193 218 261
Median daily rate £463 £500 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.50% -4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £332 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £625 £675
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £395 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
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 Vendors category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Vendors Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
24648 25247 24438
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 44.38% 45.25% 44.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 15158 14364 13802
Median daily rate £403 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.62% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 792 1121 1057
Median hourly rate £19.50 £18.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.40% +2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.99 £11.25 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.75 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%

Sybase
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Sybase as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 5 May 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Sybase within the UK over the 3 months to 5 May 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 -60 232 £475 -9.52% 36
London -50 169 £475 -11.62% 24
City of London +18 41 £500 -6.97% 6
South East +2 32 £425 +26.86% 3
Scotland -43 31 £400 -5.88% 5
Glasgow -11 25 £400 -3.03% 4
Yorkshire +9 13 £478 +0.52% 4
Surrey +3 11 £438 +6.06%
Berkshire -2 8 £255 -23.88% 2
M4 Corridor - 8 £230 -
West Yorkshire - 7 £438 - 2
Gloucestershire +12 6 £550 +16.40%
South West +2 6 £550 +16.40% 3
South Yorkshire -8 6 £525 +10.52% 2
Sheffield -21 6 £525 +10.52% 2
Camberley - 6 £425 -
Cheshire -11 5 £360 -3.35%
North West -11 5 £360 -4.95%
Chester - 5 £360 -
Leeds - 5 £475 - 2
East Sussex +8 4 £500 -
Brighton +7 4 £500 -
Edinburgh -7 4 £325 -35.00%
Canary Wharf +2 3 £500 +66.66%
Reading -1 3 - - 2
Hertfordshire - 3 £500 - 1
East of England - 3 £500 - 1
Docklands, London +8 2 £475 -22.76%
West Midlands -8 2 £413 -
Guildford - 2 £475 -

Sybase
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Sybase 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.

1 301 (59.60%) Oracle
2 285 (56.44%) SQL
3 264 (52.28%) Unix
4 239 (47.33%) Finance
5 216 (42.77%) SQL Server
6 205 (40.59%) Java
7 202 (40.00%) Linux
8 197 (39.01%) Banking
9 119 (23.56%) Windows
10 112 (22.18%) Relational Database
11 107 (21.19%) Perl
12 104 (20.59%) Investment Banking
13 92 (18.22%) Agile Software Development
14 88 (17.43%) DB2
14 88 (17.43%) Shell Script
15 84 (16.63%) Front Office
16 79 (15.64%) Solaris
17 78 (15.45%) Spring
18 76 (15.05%) XML
19 74 (14.65%) OO
20 73 (14.46%) Performance Tuning
21 71 (14.06%) SDLC
22 67 (13.27%) C#
23 64 (12.67%) Equities
24 62 (12.28%) RDBMS
24 62 (12.28%) Analytical Skills
25 61 (12.08%) JMS
26 58 (11.49%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
27 57 (11.29%) Migration
28 56 (11.09%) C++

Sybase
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 51 (10.10%) WebSphere
2 37 (7.33%) JBoss
3 32 (6.34%) IIS
3 32 (6.34%) WebLogic
4 28 (5.54%) Tomcat
5 16 (3.17%) Apache
6 13 (2.57%) GlassFish
6 13 (2.57%) Oracle Coherence
7 12 (2.38%) MQSeries
8 10 (1.98%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 6 (1.19%) Confluence
9 6 (1.19%) SharePoint Server
10 5 (0.99%) GemFire
11 3 (0.59%) JCAPS
11 3 (0.59%) Node.js
11 3 (0.59%) WebSphere Application Server
12 2 (0.40%) Apache ServiceMix
12 2 (0.40%) Apache Spark
12 2 (0.40%) NetWeaver
12 2 (0.40%) WMQI
Applications
1 41 (8.12%) MS Excel
2 16 (3.17%) Spreadsheet
3 14 (2.77%) MS Office
4 6 (1.19%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (0.59%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.20%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 9 (1.78%) Markit EDM
2 4 (0.79%) Kondor
3 3 (0.59%) Global One
3 3 (0.59%) RMDS
4 1 (0.20%) BusinessWorks
4 1 (0.20%) IntelliMatch
4 1 (0.20%) ION MarketView
4 1 (0.20%) Murex MxG2000
4 1 (0.20%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.20%) Oracle Cash Management
4 1 (0.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.20%) SimCorp Dimension
4 1 (0.20%) TIBCO iProcess
Cloud Services
1 26 (5.15%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (2.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (1.39%) IaaS
3 7 (1.39%) PaaS
4 1 (0.20%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.20%) Google App Engine
4 1 (0.20%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 26 (5.15%) GPRS
1 26 (5.15%) UMTS
1 26 (5.15%) WCDMA
2 25 (4.95%) Diameter Protocol
2 25 (4.95%) SAN
2 25 (4.95%) SS7
3 20 (3.96%) CDMA
3 20 (3.96%) GSM
4 16 (3.17%) HTTP
5 15 (2.97%) TCP/IP
6 13 (2.57%) H.323
6 13 (2.57%) MGCP
6 13 (2.57%) NGN
6 13 (2.57%) VoIP
7 11 (2.18%) Firewall
7 11 (2.18%) LAN
7 11 (2.18%) Multicast
8 10 (1.98%) iSCSI
8 10 (1.98%) NAS
8 10 (1.98%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 216 (42.77%) SQL Server
2 112 (22.18%) Relational Database
3 88 (17.43%) DB2
4 62 (12.28%) RDBMS
5 48 (9.50%) Oracle Database
6 43 (8.51%) Sybase ASE
7 35 (6.93%) Data Warehouse
8 26 (5.15%) MySQL
9 21 (4.16%) SQL Server 2008
10 20 (3.96%) BusinessObjects
11 19 (3.76%) Oracle Database 11g
12 18 (3.56%) SQL Server 2005
12 18 (3.56%) SQL Server 2012
13 17 (3.37%) Hadoop
14 15 (2.97%) Oracle Reports
14 15 (2.97%) Sybase IQ
15 13 (2.57%) NoSQL
16 11 (2.18%) BusinessObjects XI
16 11 (2.18%) HBase
17 10 (1.98%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
Development Applications
1 40 (7.92%) JUnit
2 33 (6.53%) Subversion
3 25 (4.95%) Maven
4 20 (3.96%) Git (software)
5 19 (3.76%) JIRA
5 19 (3.76%) Selenium
6 18 (3.56%) ClearCase
6 18 (3.56%) Eclipse
7 11 (2.18%) HP UFT
8 10 (1.98%) Ant
8 10 (1.98%) Jenkins
8 10 (1.98%) jMock
8 10 (1.98%) Mockito
9 9 (1.78%) Eclipse RCP
10 8 (1.58%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 8 (1.58%) ClearQuest
11 7 (1.39%) NUnit
12 4 (0.79%) MSTest
12 4 (0.79%) Oracle Forms
13 3 (0.59%) Visual Studio
General
1 239 (47.33%) Finance
2 197 (39.01%) Banking
3 104 (20.59%) Investment Banking
4 84 (16.63%) Front Office
5 34 (6.73%) Telecoms
6 16 (3.17%) Back Office
7 8 (1.58%) Legal
8 3 (0.59%) Corporate Banking
8 3 (0.59%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.40%) Marketing
9 2 (0.40%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (0.40%) Publishing
9 2 (0.40%) Retail
10 1 (0.20%) Dutch Language
10 1 (0.20%) Electronics
10 1 (0.20%) Games
10 1 (0.20%) International Banking
10 1 (0.20%) Law
10 1 (0.20%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.20%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 221 (43.76%) Developer
2 121 (23.96%) Java Developer
3 61 (12.08%) Analyst
4 44 (8.71%) DBA
5 41 (8.12%) Sybase DBA
6 40 (7.92%) Consultant
7 39 (7.72%) Applications Support
8 37 (7.33%) Support Analyst
9 30 (5.94%) Senior Developer
10 25 (4.95%) Architect
10 25 (4.95%) Core Network Engineer
10 25 (4.95%) Network Engineer
10 25 (4.95%) Senior Java Developer
11 24 (4.75%) Support Engineer
12 20 (3.96%) Applications Support Analyst
12 20 (3.96%) Network Support
12 20 (3.96%) Network Support Engineer
13 19 (3.76%) Programmer
14 17 (3.37%) C# Developer
14 17 (3.37%) Sybase Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (15.45%) Spring
2 76 (15.05%) XML
3 61 (12.08%) JMS
4 56 (11.09%) Web Services
5 52 (10.30%) J2EE
6 43 (8.51%) Middleware
7 40 (7.92%) .NET
8 31 (6.14%) FIX Protocol
8 31 (6.14%) Hibernate
9 28 (5.54%) HTML
10 24 (4.75%) J2SE
11 23 (4.55%) WCF
12 22 (4.36%) WPF
13 21 (4.16%) Rendezvous
14 19 (3.76%) EJB
15 17 (3.37%) REST
16 16 (3.17%) JDBC
16 16 (3.17%) JSON
17 14 (2.77%) ASP.NET
17 14 (2.77%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 64 (12.67%) Equities
2 62 (12.28%) Analytical Skills
3 58 (11.49%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 52 (10.30%) Fixed Income
5 51 (10.10%) Derivative
6 47 (9.31%) Replication
7 30 (5.94%) Equity Derivative
8 22 (4.36%) Client/Server
9 21 (4.16%) Computer Science
10 17 (3.37%) N-Tier
11 16 (3.17%) Clustering
12 12 (2.38%) Data Centre
12 12 (2.38%) Management Information System
13 10 (1.98%) Enterprise Software
13 10 (1.98%) Market Risk
14 7 (1.39%) Credit Risk
14 7 (1.39%) Grid Computing
14 7 (1.39%) SWIFT
15 6 (1.19%) Interest Rate Derivative
16 5 (0.99%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 264 (52.28%) Unix
2 202 (40.00%) Linux
3 119 (23.56%) Windows
4 79 (15.64%) Solaris
5 28 (5.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 16 (3.17%) Windows Server
7 12 (2.38%) AIX
8 6 (1.19%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (0.79%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (0.59%) Windows 7
10 3 (0.59%) Windows Server 2008
11 2 (0.40%) SUSE
12 1 (0.20%) Android
12 1 (0.20%) HPUX
12 1 (0.20%) Windows 2000
12 1 (0.20%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (18.22%) Agile Software Development
2 74 (14.65%) OO
3 73 (14.46%) Performance Tuning
4 71 (14.06%) SDLC
5 57 (11.29%) Migration
6 54 (10.69%) ITIL
7 52 (10.30%) OOD
8 40 (7.92%) Multithreading
9 39 (7.72%) Data Modelling
10 35 (6.93%) ETL
10 35 (6.93%) Unit Testing
11 32 (6.34%) Disaster Recovery
12 30 (5.94%) Risk Management
13 28 (5.54%) Analytics
13 28 (5.54%) TDD
14 27 (5.35%) Workflow
15 26 (5.15%) MVC
16 24 (4.75%) Continuous Integration
17 23 (4.55%) Business Intelligence
18 21 (4.16%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 285 (56.44%) SQL
2 205 (40.59%) Java
3 107 (21.19%) Perl
4 88 (17.43%) Shell Script
5 67 (13.27%) C#
6 56 (11.09%) C++
7 47 (9.31%) Python
8 37 (7.33%) JavaScript
9 34 (6.73%) VBA
10 30 (5.94%) Korn
11 29 (5.74%) C
11 29 (5.74%) PL/SQL
12 28 (5.54%) Bash Shell
13 21 (4.16%) T-SQL
14 13 (2.57%) Tcl
15 10 (1.98%) PowerShell
16 8 (1.58%) VB
17 7 (1.39%) Jython
17 7 (1.39%) R
18 6 (1.19%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 41 (8.12%) Degree
2 13 (2.57%) Security Cleared
3 11 (2.18%) ISEB
3 11 (2.18%) ISTQB
3 11 (2.18%) SC Cleared
4 10 (1.98%) PhD
5 9 (1.78%) DV Cleared
5 9 (1.78%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (0.59%) Sun Certification
7 1 (0.20%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (0.20%) MBA
7 1 (0.20%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.20%) PMP
7 1 (0.20%) SAP Certification
7 1 (0.20%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (3.17%) SLA
2 14 (2.77%) QA
3 8 (1.58%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.40%) ISO20022
4 2 (0.40%) MiFID
5 1 (0.20%) HIPAA
5 1 (0.20%) HL7
5 1 (0.20%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 21 (4.16%) Oracle RAC
2 19 (3.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (2.97%) Xen
4 13 (2.57%) NFS
5 12 (2.38%) SRDF
6 10 (1.98%) Hyper-V
7 9 (1.78%) KVM
8 6 (1.19%) Docker
9 2 (0.40%) Active Directory
9 2 (0.40%) Platform Symphony
9 2 (0.40%) VMware ESX
10 1 (0.20%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 21 (4.16%) Control-M
2 15 (2.97%) Data Guard
2 15 (2.97%) Oracle RMAN
3 11 (2.18%) ITRS Geneos
4 10 (1.98%) Foglight
4 10 (1.98%) Opscode Chef
4 10 (1.98%) Puppet
5 7 (1.39%) HP UCMDB
6 5 (0.99%) HP Quality Center
6 5 (0.99%) Legato
6 5 (0.99%) Nagios
6 5 (0.99%) Tivoli
7 4 (0.79%) collectd
7 4 (0.79%) Graphite
7 4 (0.79%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 3 (0.59%) Dollar Universe
8 3 (0.59%) Grafana
8 3 (0.59%) Icinga
9 2 (0.40%) Netcool
9 2 (0.40%) Netcool/OMNIbus
Vendors
1 301 (59.60%) Oracle
2 51 (10.10%) Microsoft
3 46 (9.11%) SAP
4 38 (7.52%) TIBCO
5 32 (6.34%) Red Hat
6 26 (5.15%) VMware
7 25 (4.95%) Fidessa
8 21 (4.16%) DataSynapse
9 20 (3.96%) IBM
10 19 (3.76%) Informatica
10 19 (3.76%) Veritas
11 14 (2.77%) EMC
11 14 (2.77%) HP
11 14 (2.77%) Reuters
12 13 (2.57%) Murex
13 11 (2.18%) Cisco
14 10 (1.98%) Intel
14 10 (1.98%) NetApp
15 9 (1.78%) Netezza
16 8 (1.58%) Bloomberg
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