Period
to 16 February 2020

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Sybase products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Sybase over the 6 months to 16 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never 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.

Sybase
Central London > City of London
6 months to
16 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 168 209 157
Rank change year-on-year +41 -52 +18
Contract jobs citing Sybase 22 42 103
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.47% 0.62% 1.45%
As % of the Vendors category 1.20% 1.61% 3.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 36 93
City of London median daily rate £563 £625 £600
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.00% +4.17% +26.18%
10th Percentile £459 £379 £430
90th Percentile £713 £656 £838
Central London median daily rate £550 £625 £588
% change year-on-year -12.00% +6.38% +23.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
Central London median hourly rate - - -

Sybase is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in the City of London.

All Vendors
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 1,831 2,615 2,705
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 39.31% 38.59% 38.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,368 1,935 2,079
City of London median daily rate £481 £488 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.28% +2.63% +5.56%
10th Percentile £250 £228 £278
90th Percentile £658 £650 £675
Central London median daily rate £475 £500 £475
% change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 48 58
City of London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.70 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.95% +3.89% -14.79%
10th Percentile £12.45 £12.61 £11.25
90th Percentile £31.50 £27.30 £30.83
Central London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.70 £20.50
% change year-on-year +6.95% -8.78% +7.89%

Sybase
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Sybase as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Sybase in the City of London

Sybase
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Sybase in the City of London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Sybase in the City of London

Sybase
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Sybase in the City of London over the 6 months to 16 February 2020.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Sybase in the City of London

Sybase
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Sybase in the City of London

For the 6 months to 16 February 2020, IT contractor jobs citing Sybase also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Sybase.

1 18 (81.82%) SQL
2 13 (59.09%) DB2
3 12 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (45.45%) Oracle
4 10 (45.45%) Java
5 9 (40.91%) Front Office
5 9 (40.91%) Problem-Solving
6 8 (36.36%) Greenfield Project
7 6 (27.27%) SQL Server
7 6 (27.27%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (22.73%) C#
8 5 (22.73%) T-SQL
8 5 (22.73%) Banking
8 5 (22.73%) Finance
8 5 (22.73%) Equity Derivative
9 4 (18.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 4 (18.18%) PowerShell
9 4 (18.18%) Relational Database
9 4 (18.18%) SQL Server 2016
9 4 (18.18%) Essbase
9 4 (18.18%) MCITP
9 4 (18.18%) Hyperion
9 4 (18.18%) Microsoft
9 4 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
9 4 (18.18%) DTS
10 3 (13.64%) Data Modelling
10 3 (13.64%) VB
10 3 (13.64%) VB.NET
10 3 (13.64%) .NET

Sybase
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 1 (4.55%) Confluence
1 1 (4.55%) JBoss
1 1 (4.55%) MQSeries
1 1 (4.55%) Red Hat Fuse
1 1 (4.55%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.64%) Power Platform
2 1 (4.55%) AWS
2 1 (4.55%) Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (59.09%) DB2
2 6 (27.27%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (27.27%) SQL Server
3 4 (18.18%) DTS
3 4 (18.18%) Essbase
3 4 (18.18%) Relational Database
3 4 (18.18%) SQL Server 2016
3 4 (18.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (13.64%) OLAP
4 3 (13.64%) Oracle OLAP
4 3 (13.64%) Power BI
4 3 (13.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (9.09%) NoSQL
5 2 (9.09%) Oracle Database
5 2 (9.09%) Oracle Database 12c
6 1 (4.55%) MemSQL
6 1 (4.55%) OLTP
6 1 (4.55%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (4.55%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) JIRA
1 1 (4.55%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (40.91%) Front Office
2 5 (22.73%) Banking
2 5 (22.73%) Finance
3 2 (9.09%) Investment Banking
3 2 (9.09%) Public Sector
4 1 (4.55%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 14 (63.64%) Developer
2 8 (36.36%) Java Developer
3 4 (18.18%) Applications Developer
3 4 (18.18%) Applications Support
3 4 (18.18%) SQL Developer
3 4 (18.18%) SQL Server Developer
3 4 (18.18%) SSIS Developer
4 3 (13.64%) Analyst
4 3 (13.64%) Data Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) DBA
5 2 (9.09%) Oracle DBA
5 2 (9.09%) Senior DBA
5 2 (9.09%) Senior Oracle DBA
6 1 (4.55%) C++ Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Data Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Database Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Scala Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Data Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) SQL Database Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.64%) .NET
1 3 (13.64%) ASP.NET
2 2 (9.09%) Hibernate
3 1 (4.55%) ActiveMQ
3 1 (4.55%) Apache Camel
3 1 (4.55%) JSON
3 1 (4.55%) Kafka
3 1 (4.55%) MSMQ
3 1 (4.55%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (4.55%) RESTful
3 1 (4.55%) Spring
3 1 (4.55%) WinForms
3 1 (4.55%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (36.36%) Greenfield Project
2 5 (22.73%) Equity Derivative
3 3 (13.64%) Data Structures
3 3 (13.64%) Fat Client
3 3 (13.64%) Thin Client
4 2 (9.09%) Equities
5 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (4.55%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.55%) Windows
1 1 (4.55%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (40.91%) Problem-Solving
3 6 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (13.64%) Data Modelling
4 3 (13.64%) Data Transformation
4 3 (13.64%) Low Latency
4 3 (13.64%) Multithreading
4 3 (13.64%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (13.64%) SDLC
5 2 (9.09%) Data Management
5 2 (9.09%) Dimensional Modelling
5 2 (9.09%) Electronic Trading
5 2 (9.09%) ITIL
5 2 (9.09%) Migration
5 2 (9.09%) Predictive Modelling
6 1 (4.55%) Problem Management
6 1 (4.55%) Project Management
6 1 (4.55%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (4.55%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 18 (81.82%) SQL
2 10 (45.45%) Java
3 5 (22.73%) C#
3 5 (22.73%) T-SQL
4 4 (18.18%) PowerShell
5 3 (13.64%) C++
5 3 (13.64%) VB
5 3 (13.64%) VB.NET
6 2 (9.09%) Perl
6 2 (9.09%) Python
6 2 (9.09%) R
7 1 (4.55%) Java 8
7 1 (4.55%) PL/SQL
7 1 (4.55%) Scala
Qualifications
1 4 (18.18%) MCITP
1 4 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (13.64%) Degree
2 3 (13.64%) SC Cleared
2 3 (13.64%) Security Cleared
3 2 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (9.09%) OCA
3 2 (9.09%) OCP
3 2 (9.09%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.64%) Data Quality
1 3 (13.64%) QA
System Software
1 2 (9.09%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (9.09%) Data Guard
1 2 (9.09%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 10 (45.45%) Oracle
2 4 (18.18%) Hyperion
2 4 (18.18%) Microsoft
3 3 (13.64%) Netezza
3 3 (13.64%) Teradata
4 1 (4.55%) Axway
4 1 (4.55%) MuleSoft
4 1 (4.55%) Red Hat