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 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sybase
Rank 305 263 202
Rank change year-on-year
-42 -61
Contract jobs citing Sybase 354 366 456
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.66% 0.71% 0.99%
As % of the Vendors category 1.45% 1.55% 2.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 236 265 293
Average daily rate
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£500 £525 £463
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% +13.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £354 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £675 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £54.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £22.00

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
24335 23603 21491
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.36% 45.47% 46.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 13863 12950 11452
Average daily rate £400 £400 £393
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1039 1048 1185
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.90
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -7.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £10.43
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £37.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £18.40
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -4.89%

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 27 March 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 27 March 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 -28 304 £525 -4.54% 55
London +3 268 £536 -2.50% 42
City of London -27 60 £525 -12.50% 13
Scotland -5 47 £440 +10.00% 11
Glasgow -3 32 £433 +8.12% 7
Stirling -3 10 - - 2
South East -28 10 £335 -25.55% 2
Berkshire -3 9 £335 +41.05%
Yorkshire -12 6 £475 +48.43% 7
East of England -5 5 £425 +15.64% 2
Bedfordshire -3 4 £425 -
West Midlands -8 4 £300 -33.33% 1
North West -18 4 £384 +2.33% 1
Reading 0 2 - -
South West -7 2 £473 +40.00% 1
Edinburgh -13 2 £525 +52.72%
Gloucestershire -18 2 £473 +40.00%
Cheshire - 2 £373 - 1
East Midlands - 2 - -
North East - 2 £285 -
Canary Wharf +4 1 £515 -12.34%
Hampshire -11 1 £325 +8.33% 2
Birmingham -17 1 - - 1
Basingstoke - 1 £325 - 1
Brentwood - 1 £155 -
Manchester - 1 £425 -
Essex - 1 £155 - 2
South Wales - - - -
Farnborough - - - - 1
Mayfair - - - -

Sybase
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 March 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.

1 367 (51.26%) SQL
2 339 (47.35%) Oracle
3 325 (45.39%) Java
4 285 (39.80%) UNIX
5 268 (37.43%) Finance
6 265 (37.01%) Banking
7 235 (32.82%) SQL Server
8 169 (23.60%) Linux
9 158 (22.07%) Investment Banking
10 155 (21.65%) Front Office
11 143 (19.97%) Agile Software Development
12 133 (18.58%) Relational Database
13 124 (17.32%) Perl
14 115 (16.06%) C#
15 98 (13.69%) Windows
16 97 (13.55%) Spring
17 91 (12.71%) C++
17 91 (12.71%) .NET
18 90 (12.57%) Multithreading
19 84 (11.73%) Fixed Income
20 81 (11.31%) Migration
21 80 (11.17%) Derivative
22 76 (10.61%) XML
23 74 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
24 71 (9.92%) RDBMS
24 71 (9.92%) Shell Script
25 69 (9.64%) HTML
26 65 (9.08%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
27 64 (8.94%) Performance Tuning
28 63 (8.80%) Equities

Sybase
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 45 (6.28%) WebSphere
2 25 (3.49%) Oracle Coherence
3 23 (3.21%) JBoss
4 21 (2.93%) WebLogic
4 21 (2.93%) Tomcat
5 17 (2.37%) IIS
6 14 (1.96%) Apache
7 12 (1.68%) GlassFish
8 8 (1.12%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 6 (0.84%) NetWeaver
9 6 (0.84%) TIBCO EMS
9 6 (0.84%) Oracle Workflow
9 6 (0.84%) SharePoint
10 4 (0.56%) MQSeries
10 4 (0.56%) WebSphere Application Server
10 4 (0.56%) SAS
10 4 (0.56%) Apache Pig
11 3 (0.42%) FileNet
12 2 (0.28%) Apache ServiceMix
12 2 (0.28%) Confluence
Applications
1 31 (4.33%) MS Excel
2 5 (0.70%) MS Office
3 3 (0.42%) SPSS
4 2 (0.28%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.14%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 13 (1.82%) Summit
2 7 (0.98%) CODA-Financials
2 7 (0.98%) IntelliMatch
3 6 (0.84%) Murex MxG2000
3 6 (0.84%) RMDS
4 5 (0.70%) thinkFolio
5 4 (0.56%) Oracle General Ledger
6 3 (0.42%) ION MarketView
7 2 (0.28%) Remedy ITSM
7 2 (0.28%) Magento
7 2 (0.28%) Tridion
7 2 (0.28%) BusinessWorks
7 2 (0.28%) Oracle EBS
7 2 (0.28%) Markit EDM
8 1 (0.14%) Oracle Applications
8 1 (0.14%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 1 (0.14%) SAP ERP
8 1 (0.14%) HFM
8 1 (0.14%) Adaptiv
8 1 (0.14%) Algo Collateral
Cloud Services
1 6 (0.84%) SaaS
2 1 (0.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 18 (2.51%) HTTP
2 15 (2.09%) SAN
3 14 (1.96%) Internet
4 13 (1.82%) NAS
5 12 (1.68%) Firewall
6 10 (1.40%) HTTPS
6 10 (1.40%) WAN
6 10 (1.40%) LAN
7 8 (1.12%) DNS
8 7 (0.98%) Intranet
8 7 (0.98%) SMTP
8 7 (0.98%) FCoE
8 7 (0.98%) Fibre Channel
8 7 (0.98%) Multicast
8 7 (0.98%) iSCSI
9 5 (0.70%) FTP
10 4 (0.56%) TCP/IP
10 4 (0.56%) IMAP
10 4 (0.56%) RFID
10 4 (0.56%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 235 (32.82%) SQL Server
2 133 (18.58%) Relational Database
3 71 (9.92%) RDBMS
4 60 (8.38%) DB2
5 46 (6.42%) Sybase ASE
6 41 (5.73%) Data Warehouse
7 31 (4.33%) Sybase IQ
8 28 (3.91%) Oracle Database
9 24 (3.35%) OLTP
10 22 (3.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 22 (3.07%) Hadoop
11 20 (2.79%) Big Data
12 19 (2.65%) Oracle Database 11g
12 19 (2.65%) Oracle Reports
12 19 (2.65%) Crystal Reports
12 19 (2.65%) MySQL
13 18 (2.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 18 (2.51%) KDB
14 15 (2.09%) SQL Server 2008
14 15 (2.09%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 40 (5.59%) JUnit
2 36 (5.03%) Eclipse
3 33 (4.61%) Subversion
4 31 (4.33%) Maven
5 25 (3.49%) Ant
6 23 (3.21%) JIRA
7 19 (2.65%) Selenium
8 17 (2.37%) TeamCity
9 15 (2.09%) Mockito
10 14 (1.96%) Jenkins
11 12 (1.68%) Eclipse RCP
11 12 (1.68%) QuickTest Pro
11 12 (1.68%) CruiseControl
12 10 (1.40%) NUnit
12 10 (1.40%) Visual Studio
13 9 (1.26%) Git (software)
14 8 (1.12%) Toad
14 8 (1.12%) ERwin
15 7 (0.98%) PowerDesigner
15 7 (0.98%) Hudson
General
1 268 (37.43%) Finance
2 265 (37.01%) Banking
3 158 (22.07%) Investment Banking
4 155 (21.65%) Front Office
5 22 (3.07%) Back Office
6 14 (1.96%) Financial Institution
7 8 (1.12%) French Language
8 7 (0.98%) Retail
9 6 (0.84%) Legal
10 5 (0.70%) Telecoms
11 4 (0.56%) General Ledger
11 4 (0.56%) Advertising
12 3 (0.42%) Electronics
13 1 (0.14%) Pharmaceutical
13 1 (0.14%) Games
13 1 (0.14%) Manufacturing
13 1 (0.14%) Private Banking
13 1 (0.14%) Marketing
13 1 (0.14%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 367 (51.26%) Developer
2 177 (24.72%) Java Developer
3 109 (15.22%) Analyst
4 63 (8.80%) Architect
5 54 (7.54%) Senior Developer
6 45 (6.28%) Support Analyst
7 43 (6.01%) C++ Developer
8 42 (5.87%) C# Developer
8 42 (5.87%) DBA
9 38 (5.31%) Senior Java Developer
10 36 (5.03%) Applications Support
11 25 (3.49%) Data Architect
12 23 (3.21%) SQL Developer
13 20 (2.79%) SQL DBA
13 20 (2.79%) .NET Developer
14 19 (2.65%) Consultant
15 18 (2.51%) Sybase DBA
16 17 (2.37%) Business Analyst
17 15 (2.09%) Test Analyst
17 15 (2.09%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 97 (13.55%) Spring
2 91 (12.71%) .NET
3 76 (10.61%) XML
4 69 (9.64%) HTML
5 39 (5.45%) Hibernate
6 38 (5.31%) JMS
7 33 (4.61%) Web Services
8 30 (4.19%) WinForms
9 29 (4.05%) HTML5
10 27 (3.77%) WPF
10 27 (3.77%) XSLT
10 27 (3.77%) J2EE
11 25 (3.49%) CSS
11 25 (3.49%) Middleware
12 23 (3.21%) Rendezvous
13 20 (2.79%) Apache Flex
14 19 (2.65%) FIX Protocol
15 18 (2.51%) EJB
16 17 (2.37%) Servlets
17 15 (2.09%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 84 (11.73%) Fixed Income
2 80 (11.17%) Derivative
3 74 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
4 65 (9.08%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 63 (8.80%) Equities
6 26 (3.63%) Replication
7 19 (2.65%) Market Risk
8 16 (2.23%) Computer Science
9 15 (2.09%) Equity Derivative
10 13 (1.82%) Management Information System
11 11 (1.54%) Clustering
11 11 (1.54%) Interest Rate Derivative
11 11 (1.54%) Reference Data
11 11 (1.54%) Credit Risk
12 10 (1.40%) Visualisation
12 10 (1.40%) Client/Server
13 9 (1.26%) N-Tier
14 8 (1.12%) Grid Computing
15 6 (0.84%) Credit Derivative
15 6 (0.84%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 285 (39.80%) UNIX
2 169 (23.60%) Linux
3 98 (13.69%) Windows
4 30 (4.19%) Solaris
5 13 (1.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 9 (1.26%) Windows XP
7 8 (1.12%) Windows Server 2003
8 7 (0.98%) Windows Server 2008
9 6 (0.84%) Apple iOS
10 5 (0.70%) Android
10 5 (0.70%) SUSE
10 5 (0.70%) Windows NT
11 3 (0.42%) Oracle Linux
12 2 (0.28%) Debian
12 2 (0.28%) zOS
12 2 (0.28%) AIX
13 1 (0.14%) Windows 2000
13 1 (0.14%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 143 (19.97%) Agile Software Development
2 90 (12.57%) Multithreading
3 81 (11.31%) Migration
4 64 (8.94%) Performance Tuning
5 60 (8.38%) Data Modelling
6 59 (8.24%) TDD
7 58 (8.10%) OO
8 39 (5.45%) Analytics
9 38 (5.31%) Business Intelligence
10 34 (4.75%) Project Management
10 34 (4.75%) Low Latency
11 33 (4.61%) Data Migration
12 32 (4.47%) Scrum
13 31 (4.33%) Unit Testing
14 29 (4.05%) Continuous Integration
15 27 (3.77%) ETL
15 27 (3.77%) ITIL
16 26 (3.63%) Workflow
17 25 (3.49%) Data Management
18 24 (3.35%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 367 (51.26%) SQL
2 325 (45.39%) Java
3 124 (17.32%) Perl
4 115 (16.06%) C#
5 91 (12.71%) C++
6 71 (9.92%) Shell Script
7 61 (8.52%) JavaScript
8 49 (6.84%) T-SQL
9 40 (5.59%) Python
10 36 (5.03%) PL/SQL
11 31 (4.33%) Bash Shell
12 30 (4.19%) VB
13 28 (3.91%) Korn
14 16 (2.23%) C
15 13 (1.82%) VBA
16 9 (1.26%) PowerShell
17 7 (0.98%) VB6
18 5 (0.70%) ABAP
18 5 (0.70%) Tcl
18 5 (0.70%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 29 (4.05%) Degree
2 20 (2.79%) Security Cleared
3 14 (1.96%) DV Cleared
4 10 (1.40%) ISTQB
4 10 (1.40%) ISEB
5 7 (0.98%) Sun Certification
6 4 (0.56%) SC Cleared
7 3 (0.42%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (0.28%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (0.28%) CFA
8 2 (0.28%) MCP
9 1 (0.14%) PhD
9 1 (0.14%) CISSP
9 1 (0.14%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (3.63%) QA
2 4 (0.56%) SLA
3 2 (0.28%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (0.28%) MiFID
3 2 (0.28%) COREP
3 2 (0.28%) FINREP
4 1 (0.14%) Basel III
4 1 (0.14%) CRD IV
System Software
1 18 (2.51%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (2.37%) Oracle RAC
3 8 (1.12%) Xen
3 8 (1.12%) KVM
3 8 (1.12%) NFS
4 7 (0.98%) Hyper-V
4 7 (0.98%) SRDF
5 5 (0.70%) Active Directory
6 4 (0.56%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 4 (0.56%) Apache Flume
7 3 (0.42%) HDFS
8 1 (0.14%) iptables
8 1 (0.14%) Samba
8 1 (0.14%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 20 (2.79%) Control-M
2 8 (1.12%) HP Quality Center
3 6 (0.84%) Puppet
4 5 (0.70%) Tivoli
5 4 (0.56%) Ambari
5 4 (0.56%) Oozie
6 3 (0.42%) ITRS Geneos
6 3 (0.42%) BMC PATROL
7 1 (0.14%) Red Hat Spacewalk
7 1 (0.14%) Oracle RMAN
7 1 (0.14%) WSUS
7 1 (0.14%) Data Guard
7 1 (0.14%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 339 (47.35%) Oracle
2 52 (7.26%) Microsoft
3 50 (6.98%) TIBCO
4 37 (5.17%) SAP
5 36 (5.03%) Business Objects
6 30 (4.19%) Murex
7 28 (3.91%) IBM
8 24 (3.35%) VMware
9 15 (2.09%) 29West
10 14 (1.96%) Teradata
10 14 (1.96%) Sun
10 14 (1.96%) Informatica
11 12 (1.68%) Red Hat
11 12 (1.68%) Cognos
11 12 (1.68%) Cisco
11 12 (1.68%) Fidessa
12 11 (1.54%) DataSynapse
13 10 (1.40%) ION Trading
14 9 (1.26%) Intel
14 9 (1.26%) Remedy
Scotland
Claremont Consulting Limited
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Parallel Consulting
Rate: £575 - £600 per day
Posted: 9 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
TEKsystems
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 12 hours ago
City of London
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Rate: £400 - £600 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 3 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Burns Sheehan
Rate: £350 - £400 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £450.00 - £500.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Rate: competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
FPSG Connect
Posted: 4 days ago
Glasgow
Claremont Consulting Limited
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Inverness
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Sheffield
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: £500 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
Sheffield
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £450.00 - £500.00 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 14 days ago
City of London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: £500 - £550 per day + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
London
Jumar Solutions
Rate: £400 - £425 per day
Posted: 21 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £550.00 - £650.00 per day
Posted: 24 days ago