Period
to 17 November 2018

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 17 November 2018 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
17 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 208 154 176
Rank change year-on-year -54 +22 -20
Contract jobs citing Sybase 44 101 68
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.63% 1.42% 1.01%
As % of the Vendors category 1.65% 3.70% 2.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 86 49
City of London median daily rate £600 £575 £476
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.35% +20.93% -9.43%
10th Percentile £410 £513 £370
90th Percentile £778 £775 £680
Central London median daily rate £600 £575 £475
% change year-on-year +4.35% +21.05% -9.52%
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 2,661 2,730 2,879
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 38.06% 38.33% 42.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,991 2,050 2,157
City of London median daily rate £480 £487 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.49% +8.28% +3.45%
10th Percentile £225 £275 £275
90th Percentile £650 £675 £638
Central London median daily rate £485 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +2.11% +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 72 60 48
City of London median hourly rate £18.70 £17.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.86% -7.89% +8.57%
10th Percentile £13.00 £11.25 £11.25
90th Percentile £25.50 £30.75 £55.00
Central London median hourly rate £18.70 £18.00 £18.23
% change year-on-year +3.89% -1.23% +4.14%

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 17 November 2018.

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 17 November 2018, 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 31 (70.45%) Java
2 27 (61.36%) SQL Server
3 26 (59.09%) Finance
4 24 (54.55%) Linux
5 23 (52.27%) OO
5 23 (52.27%) Relational Database
6 20 (45.45%) Unix
7 19 (43.18%) Agile Software Development
7 19 (43.18%) TDD
8 17 (38.64%) Front Office
9 16 (36.36%) JMS
10 15 (34.09%) MySQL
10 15 (34.09%) Oracle
10 15 (34.09%) Middleware
11 14 (31.82%) Banking
11 14 (31.82%) UML
11 14 (31.82%) BDD
12 12 (27.27%) SDLC
12 12 (27.27%) Maven
12 12 (27.27%) Fixed Income
13 11 (25.00%) Spring
13 11 (25.00%) Git (software)
14 10 (22.73%) Electronic Trading
14 10 (22.73%) Java EE
14 10 (22.73%) JBoss
14 10 (22.73%) SQL
15 9 (20.45%) HTML
15 9 (20.45%) Advertising
15 9 (20.45%) FIX Protocol
16 8 (18.18%) Apache Spark

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 10 (22.73%) JBoss
2 8 (18.18%) Apache Spark
3 7 (15.91%) Apache
3 7 (15.91%) WebLogic
4 6 (13.64%) Confluence
5 2 (4.55%) Apache Solr
5 2 (4.55%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (2.27%) IBM Domino
6 1 (2.27%) MTS
6 1 (2.27%) Mule
6 1 (2.27%) SharePoint
6 1 (2.27%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (4.55%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.27%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (15.91%) ION MarketView
2 5 (11.36%) Bloomberg TOMS
3 1 (2.27%) BusinessWorks
3 1 (2.27%) Kondor
3 1 (2.27%) LatentZero
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (6.82%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.27%) CloudFront
3 1 (2.27%) Fastly
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.27%) Cisco IOS
1 1 (2.27%) DNS
1 1 (2.27%) Internet
1 1 (2.27%) Intranet
1 1 (2.27%) SAN
1 1 (2.27%) TCP/IP
1 1 (2.27%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (61.36%) SQL Server
2 23 (52.27%) Relational Database
3 15 (34.09%) MySQL
4 7 (15.91%) DB2
5 6 (13.64%) Apache Kudu
5 6 (13.64%) Hadoop
5 6 (13.64%) Impala
6 5 (11.36%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (11.36%) KDB
6 5 (11.36%) MongoDB
7 3 (6.82%) Kdb+
7 3 (6.82%) NoSQL
7 3 (6.82%) RDBMS
8 2 (4.55%) Apache Cassandra
8 2 (4.55%) HBase
8 2 (4.55%) OLAP
8 2 (4.55%) Riak
9 1 (2.27%) MS Access
9 1 (2.27%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (2.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 12 (27.27%) Maven
2 11 (25.00%) Git (software)
3 8 (18.18%) Subversion
4 7 (15.91%) jMock
4 7 (15.91%) JUnit
5 6 (13.64%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 6 (13.64%) Cucumber
5 6 (13.64%) FishEye
5 6 (13.64%) JIRA
6 4 (9.09%) Jenkins
7 3 (6.82%) Robot Framework
8 2 (4.55%) webpack
9 1 (2.27%) Eclipse
9 1 (2.27%) Grunt
9 1 (2.27%) gulp
9 1 (2.27%) Jasmine
9 1 (2.27%) Karma Test Runner
9 1 (2.27%) Visual Studio
General
1 26 (59.09%) Finance
2 17 (38.64%) Front Office
3 14 (31.82%) Banking
4 9 (20.45%) Advertising
5 5 (11.36%) Investment Banking
6 2 (4.55%) Back Office
6 2 (4.55%) Prime Brokerage
7 1 (2.27%) Billing
7 1 (2.27%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 35 (79.55%) Developer
2 24 (54.55%) Java Developer
3 10 (22.73%) Senior Developer
4 7 (15.91%) Senior Java Developer
5 5 (11.36%) Apache Spark Developer
6 3 (6.82%) C++ Developer
6 3 (6.82%) DBA
6 3 (6.82%) Integration Developer
6 3 (6.82%) KDB Developer
7 2 (4.55%) Administrator
7 2 (4.55%) Analyst
7 2 (4.55%) Enterprise Integration Developer
7 2 (4.55%) Investment Banking Java Developer
7 2 (4.55%) Machine Learning Developer
7 2 (4.55%) Messaging Developer
7 2 (4.55%) Pega Developer
8 1 (2.27%) Angular Developer
8 1 (2.27%) Asset Management Analyst
8 1 (2.27%) C/C++ Developer
8 1 (2.27%) IT Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (36.36%) JMS
2 15 (34.09%) Middleware
3 11 (25.00%) Spring
4 10 (22.73%) Java EE
5 9 (20.45%) FIX Protocol
5 9 (20.45%) HTML
6 7 (15.91%) Web Services
7 6 (13.64%) JTA
7 6 (13.64%) JTS
8 4 (9.09%) CSS
9 3 (6.82%) AngularJS
9 3 (6.82%) Hibernate
9 3 (6.82%) NumPy
9 3 (6.82%) Rendezvous
9 3 (6.82%) SciPy
9 3 (6.82%) TIBCO EMS
9 3 (6.82%) Ultra Messaging
9 3 (6.82%) Velocity
9 3 (6.82%) XML
9 3 (6.82%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 12 (27.27%) Fixed Income
2 8 (18.18%) Equities
3 6 (13.64%) Derivative
4 4 (9.09%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 4 (9.09%) Self-Motivation
5 3 (6.82%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (6.82%) Computer Science
5 3 (6.82%) Reference Data
6 2 (4.55%) Client/Server
6 2 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (4.55%) N-Tier
6 2 (4.55%) OTC Derivatives
7 1 (2.27%) Clustering
7 1 (2.27%) Data Centre
7 1 (2.27%) Eurex
7 1 (2.27%) Fat Client
7 1 (2.27%) Fintech
7 1 (2.27%) Management Information System
7 1 (2.27%) Replication
7 1 (2.27%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 24 (54.55%) Linux
2 20 (45.45%) Unix
3 8 (18.18%) Windows
4 2 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (4.55%) Windows Server
5 1 (2.27%) Solaris
5 1 (2.27%) Windows 10
5 1 (2.27%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (52.27%) OO
2 19 (43.18%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (43.18%) TDD
3 14 (31.82%) BDD
3 14 (31.82%) UML
4 12 (27.27%) SDLC
5 10 (22.73%) Electronic Trading
6 7 (15.91%) Business Intelligence
6 7 (15.91%) Change Control
6 7 (15.91%) Data Modelling
6 7 (15.91%) Dimensional Modelling
6 7 (15.91%) Visualisation
7 6 (13.64%) Domain Models
7 6 (13.64%) Logical Data Model
7 6 (13.64%) Physical Data Model
8 4 (9.09%) Business Analysis
9 3 (6.82%) Artificial Intelligence
9 3 (6.82%) Data Management
9 3 (6.82%) ETL
9 3 (6.82%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 31 (70.45%) Java
2 10 (22.73%) SQL
3 8 (18.18%) Java 8
4 6 (13.64%) C
5 5 (11.36%) Python
6 4 (9.09%) C++
7 3 (6.82%) JavaScript
8 2 (4.55%) Perl
8 2 (4.55%) Shell Script
8 2 (4.55%) TypeScript
9 1 (2.27%) AWK
9 1 (2.27%) Bash Shell
9 1 (2.27%) C#
9 1 (2.27%) ES6
9 1 (2.27%) PHP
9 1 (2.27%) PowerShell
9 1 (2.27%) Tcl
9 1 (2.27%) T-SQL
9 1 (2.27%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (11.36%) Degree
2 3 (6.82%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (2.27%) MCP
3 1 (2.27%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.27%) Data Quality
System Software
1 7 (15.91%) Docker
2 6 (13.64%) HDFS
3 1 (2.27%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.27%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 3 (6.82%) Kubernetes
2 1 (2.27%) AirWatch
2 1 (2.27%) Backup Exec
2 1 (2.27%) Failover Clustering
2 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (2.27%) SCCM
Vendors
1 15 (34.09%) Oracle
2 7 (15.91%) Bloomberg
2 7 (15.91%) ION Trading
2 7 (15.91%) TIBCO
3 6 (13.64%) Atlassian
4 3 (6.82%) Informatica
5 2 (4.55%) Microsoft
5 2 (4.55%) Murex
5 2 (4.55%) Pega
6 1 (2.27%) Apple
6 1 (2.27%) Cisco
6 1 (2.27%) FactSet
6 1 (2.27%) Greenplum
6 1 (2.27%) MarketAxess
6 1 (2.27%) Misys
6 1 (2.27%) NetApp
6 1 (2.27%) Netezza
6 1 (2.27%) SolarWinds
6 1 (2.27%) Teradata
6 1 (2.27%) Tradeweb