Period
to 17 June 2019

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 June 2019 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 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 209 200 171
Rank change year-on-year -9 -29 -15
Contract jobs citing Sybase 25 55 65
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.39% 0.80% 1.05%
As % of the Vendors category 1.02% 2.09% 2.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 46 52
City of London median daily rate £625 £600 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.17% +9.09% +4.76%
10th Percentile £409 £384 £406
90th Percentile £650 £838 £671
Central London median daily rate £625 £575 £550
% change year-on-year +8.70% +4.55% +4.76%
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 2,460 2,636 2,448
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 38.37% 38.25% 39.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,843 1,960 1,803
City of London median daily rate £500 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £300 £280 £281
90th Percentile £650 £650 £638
Central London median daily rate £500 £485 £463
% change year-on-year +3.09% +4.86% +2.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 63 36
City of London median hourly rate £20.82 £20.00 £15.99
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.11% +25.08% -19.04%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.85 £12.51
90th Percentile £49.59 £33.20 £27.65
Central London median hourly rate £20.50 £20.00 £15.99
% change year-on-year +2.50% +25.08% -20.05%

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 June 2019.

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 June 2019, 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 17 (68.00%) Java
2 15 (60.00%) SQL Server
3 14 (56.00%) SQL
4 13 (52.00%) Unix
5 12 (48.00%) Oracle
5 12 (48.00%) Banking
6 11 (44.00%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (44.00%) Linux
6 11 (44.00%) OO
6 11 (44.00%) Front Office
7 10 (40.00%) JUnit
7 10 (40.00%) Spring
7 10 (40.00%) Relational Database
7 10 (40.00%) SDLC
8 8 (32.00%) Maven
8 8 (32.00%) Investment Banking
8 8 (32.00%) JIRA
8 8 (32.00%) Atlassian
8 8 (32.00%) Confluence
9 7 (28.00%) BDD
9 7 (28.00%) jMock
9 7 (28.00%) TDD
9 7 (28.00%) Subversion
9 7 (28.00%) UML
9 7 (28.00%) Hibernate
10 6 (24.00%) Middleware
10 6 (24.00%) Windows
10 6 (24.00%) Java EE
10 6 (24.00%) User Acceptance Testing
10 6 (24.00%) Atlassian Bamboo

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 8 (32.00%) Confluence
2 5 (20.00%) JBoss
3 3 (12.00%) Apache
3 3 (12.00%) Apache Spark
3 3 (12.00%) WebLogic
4 1 (4.00%) MQSeries
4 1 (4.00%) Mule
4 1 (4.00%) WebSphere
4 1 (4.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Actimize
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.00%) IaaS
1 3 (12.00%) PaaS
2 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.00%) AMQP
2 2 (8.00%) HTTP
3 1 (4.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (40.00%) Relational Database
3 5 (20.00%) MongoDB
4 4 (16.00%) DB2
4 4 (16.00%) MySQL
4 4 (16.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (12.00%) Apache Kudu
5 3 (12.00%) Hadoop
5 3 (12.00%) Impala
5 3 (12.00%) NoSQL
5 3 (12.00%) Oracle Database
5 3 (12.00%) Oracle Database 12c
5 3 (12.00%) Sybase ASE
6 2 (8.00%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
6 2 (8.00%) Azure SQL Database
6 2 (8.00%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (8.00%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (8.00%) SQL Server 2014
6 2 (8.00%) SQL Server 2016
6 2 (8.00%) SQL Server 2017
Development Applications
1 10 (40.00%) JUnit
2 8 (32.00%) JIRA
2 8 (32.00%) Maven
3 7 (28.00%) jMock
3 7 (28.00%) Subversion
4 6 (24.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 6 (24.00%) FishEye
5 3 (12.00%) Cucumber
5 3 (12.00%) Git (software)
5 3 (12.00%) Hudson
6 2 (8.00%) Jenkins
6 2 (8.00%) Mockito
General
1 12 (48.00%) Banking
2 11 (44.00%) Front Office
3 8 (32.00%) Investment Banking
4 4 (16.00%) Finance
5 1 (4.00%) Financial Institution
5 1 (4.00%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 16 (64.00%) Developer
2 15 (60.00%) Java Developer
3 5 (20.00%) DBA
4 3 (12.00%) Apache Spark Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Core Java Developer
5 2 (8.00%) SQL DBA
5 2 (8.00%) SQL Server DBA
6 1 (4.00%) Administrator
6 1 (4.00%) Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Banking Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) C++ Software Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Middleware Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Oracle DBA
6 1 (4.00%) Senior DBA
6 1 (4.00%) Senior SQL DBA
6 1 (4.00%) Senior SQL Server DBA
6 1 (4.00%) Technical Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Technical Business Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Unix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (40.00%) Spring
2 7 (28.00%) Hibernate
3 6 (24.00%) Java EE
3 6 (24.00%) Middleware
4 5 (20.00%) JMS
4 5 (20.00%) Web Services
5 4 (16.00%) JTA
5 4 (16.00%) JTS
5 4 (16.00%) REST
6 3 (12.00%) JAXB
6 3 (12.00%) Kafka
6 3 (12.00%) MSMQ
6 3 (12.00%) Murex MxML
6 3 (12.00%) WCF
6 3 (12.00%) XML
6 3 (12.00%) XSLT
7 2 (8.00%) EJB
7 2 (8.00%) JAX-RS
7 2 (8.00%) JDBC
7 2 (8.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.00%) Fixed Income
2 3 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (12.00%) Data Protection Act
2 3 (12.00%) Equities
3 2 (8.00%) Algorithms
3 2 (8.00%) Analytical Mindset
3 2 (8.00%) Data Structures
3 2 (8.00%) Equity Derivative
3 2 (8.00%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (4.00%) Hedge funds
4 1 (4.00%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 13 (52.00%) Unix
2 11 (44.00%) Linux
3 6 (24.00%) Windows
4 4 (16.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (44.00%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (44.00%) OO
2 10 (40.00%) SDLC
3 7 (28.00%) BDD
3 7 (28.00%) TDD
3 7 (28.00%) UML
4 6 (24.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (16.00%) Data Modelling
5 4 (16.00%) Problem-Solving
6 3 (12.00%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (12.00%) Change Control
6 3 (12.00%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (12.00%) Data Protection
6 3 (12.00%) Dimensional Modelling
6 3 (12.00%) Domain Models
6 3 (12.00%) Logical Data Model
6 3 (12.00%) Physical Data Model
6 3 (12.00%) Software Engineering
6 3 (12.00%) Visualisation
7 2 (8.00%) Reverse Engineering
Programming Languages
1 17 (68.00%) Java
2 14 (56.00%) SQL
3 5 (20.00%) Java 8
3 5 (20.00%) Perl
4 4 (16.00%) Shell Script
5 2 (8.00%) C++
5 2 (8.00%) Korn
5 2 (8.00%) PowerShell
5 2 (8.00%) Python
5 2 (8.00%) T-SQL
6 1 (4.00%) Bourne shell
6 1 (4.00%) C
6 1 (4.00%) C#
6 1 (4.00%) PL/SQL
6 1 (4.00%) TypeScript
6 1 (4.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (4.00%) Degree
1 1 (4.00%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (4.00%) OCA
1 1 (4.00%) OCP
1 1 (4.00%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 3 (12.00%) HDFS
1 3 (12.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) Data Guard
1 1 (4.00%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 12 (48.00%) Oracle
2 8 (32.00%) Atlassian
3 3 (12.00%) Murex
4 2 (8.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (4.00%) SAP
5 1 (4.00%) Sun