Period
to 17 July 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 July 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 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 198 176 171
Rank change year-on-year -22 -5 +9
Contract jobs citing Sybase 58 68 72
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.82% 1.05% 1.06%
As % of the Vendors category 2.13% 2.72% 2.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 55 63
City of London median daily rate £600 £550 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.09% +10.00% -4.76%
10th Percentile £384 £406 £413
90th Percentile £838 £668 £725
Central London median daily rate £575 £550 £500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +10.00% -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 2,723 2,501 2,771
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 38.40% 38.72% 40.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,019 1,824 2,125
City of London median daily rate £480 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% +3.45%
10th Percentile £269 £270 £281
90th Percentile £675 £650 £638
Central London median daily rate £488 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +2.63% +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 68 42 35
City of London median hourly rate £19.25 £16.46 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.97% -13.38% +6.35%
10th Percentile £11.97 £12.52 £11.25
90th Percentile £26.50 £29.96 £31.35
Central London median hourly rate £20.00 £16.46 £19.00
% change year-on-year +21.53% -13.38% +6.01%

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 July 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 July 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 43 (74.14%) Java
2 27 (46.55%) Finance
3 26 (44.83%) Banking
4 25 (43.10%) Linux
5 20 (34.48%) Electronic Trading
6 19 (32.76%) SQL Server
7 18 (31.03%) TIBCO
8 17 (29.31%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 17 (29.31%) ION Trading
8 17 (29.31%) Front Office
8 17 (29.31%) Unix
8 17 (29.31%) ION MarketView
9 16 (27.59%) FIX Protocol
9 16 (27.59%) Java 8
10 15 (25.86%) TIBCO EMS
10 15 (25.86%) Agile Software Development
10 15 (25.86%) KDB
11 14 (24.14%) Integration Testing
11 14 (24.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 14 (24.14%) Oracle
11 14 (24.14%) Deployment Automation
12 13 (22.41%) Windows
12 13 (22.41%) SQL
13 12 (20.69%) MySQL
14 11 (18.97%) Perl
14 11 (18.97%) OO
14 11 (18.97%) Relational Database
15 10 (17.24%) TDD
15 10 (17.24%) JMS
16 9 (15.52%) HTML

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 4 (6.90%) JBoss
2 3 (5.17%) Apache
2 3 (5.17%) Apache Spark
2 3 (5.17%) Tomcat
3 2 (3.45%) Apache Solr
3 2 (3.45%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (3.45%) MQSeries
3 2 (3.45%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.72%) Confluence
4 1 (1.72%) IIS
4 1 (1.72%) MTS
4 1 (1.72%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 1 (1.72%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (5.17%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.72%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 17 (29.31%) ION MarketView
2 3 (5.17%) Bloomberg TOMS
3 2 (3.45%) Kondor
4 1 (1.72%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.90%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.72%) IaaS
3 1 (1.72%) PaaS
3 1 (1.72%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.45%) SNMP
2 1 (1.72%) FCoE
2 1 (1.72%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (1.72%) HTTP
2 1 (1.72%) iSCSI
2 1 (1.72%) LAN
2 1 (1.72%) Multicast
2 1 (1.72%) NAS
2 1 (1.72%) SAN
2 1 (1.72%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (32.76%) SQL Server
2 15 (25.86%) KDB
3 12 (20.69%) MySQL
4 11 (18.97%) Relational Database
5 6 (10.34%) MongoDB
6 4 (6.90%) DB2
6 4 (6.90%) NoSQL
7 3 (5.17%) HBase
7 3 (5.17%) Oracle Database
7 3 (5.17%) Sybase ASE
8 2 (3.45%) Amazon RDS
8 2 (3.45%) Apache Cassandra
8 2 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (3.45%) Hadoop
8 2 (3.45%) OLAP
8 2 (3.45%) RDBMS
8 2 (3.45%) Riak
8 2 (3.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (1.72%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (1.72%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (6.90%) Git (software)
1 4 (6.90%) Maven
2 3 (5.17%) JIRA
3 2 (3.45%) Jenkins
3 2 (3.45%) webpack
4 1 (1.72%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (1.72%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.72%) FishEye
4 1 (1.72%) Grunt
4 1 (1.72%) gulp
4 1 (1.72%) Jasmine
4 1 (1.72%) jMock
4 1 (1.72%) JUnit
4 1 (1.72%) Karma Test Runner
4 1 (1.72%) Robot Framework
4 1 (1.72%) Subversion
General
1 27 (46.55%) Finance
2 26 (44.83%) Banking
3 17 (29.31%) Front Office
4 7 (12.07%) Investment Banking
5 4 (6.90%) Advertising
5 4 (6.90%) Back Office
6 2 (3.45%) Prime Brokerage
7 1 (1.72%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.72%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 40 (68.97%) Developer
2 29 (50.00%) Java Developer
3 20 (34.48%) Senior Developer
4 17 (29.31%) Senior Java Developer
5 13 (22.41%) Electronic Trading Developer
5 13 (22.41%) Electronic Trading Java Developer
6 6 (10.34%) DBA
7 5 (8.62%) SQL Developer
8 3 (5.17%) Administrator
8 3 (5.17%) Analyst
8 3 (5.17%) JavaScript Developer
8 3 (5.17%) Oracle DBA
8 3 (5.17%) VBA Developer
9 2 (3.45%) AWS Developer
9 2 (3.45%) Development Specialist
9 2 (3.45%) Excel Developer
9 2 (3.45%) Excel VBA Developer
9 2 (3.45%) Python Developer
9 2 (3.45%) Support Analyst
9 2 (3.45%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (27.59%) FIX Protocol
2 15 (25.86%) TIBCO EMS
3 10 (17.24%) JMS
4 9 (15.52%) HTML
5 8 (13.79%) Web Services
6 7 (12.07%) Middleware
6 7 (12.07%) React
7 6 (10.34%) AngularJS
7 6 (10.34%) REST
7 6 (10.34%) XML
8 5 (8.62%) Java EE
8 5 (8.62%) JTA
8 5 (8.62%) JTS
8 5 (8.62%) Spring
9 4 (6.90%) CSS
9 4 (6.90%) Node.js
9 4 (6.90%) SOAP
10 3 (5.17%) Hibernate
10 3 (5.17%) J2EE
10 3 (5.17%) Rendezvous
Miscellaneous
1 17 (29.31%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 9 (15.52%) Fixed Income
3 7 (12.07%) Data Centre
4 6 (10.34%) Derivative
5 5 (8.62%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (5.17%) Equities
7 2 (3.45%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (3.45%) Fintech
7 2 (3.45%) N-Tier
7 2 (3.45%) OTC Derivatives
8 1 (1.72%) Credit Derivative
8 1 (1.72%) Eurex
8 1 (1.72%) Market Risk
8 1 (1.72%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 25 (43.10%) Linux
2 17 (29.31%) Unix
3 14 (24.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 13 (22.41%) Windows
5 3 (5.17%) Solaris
6 2 (3.45%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (34.48%) Electronic Trading
2 15 (25.86%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (24.14%) Deployment Automation
3 14 (24.14%) Integration Testing
4 11 (18.97%) OO
5 10 (17.24%) TDD
6 7 (12.07%) SDLC
7 5 (8.62%) UML
8 4 (6.90%) Multithreading
9 3 (5.17%) BDD
9 3 (5.17%) Open Source
9 3 (5.17%) Problem-Solving
9 3 (5.17%) Project Management
9 3 (5.17%) Risk Management
10 2 (3.45%) API Integration
10 2 (3.45%) Enterprise Search
10 2 (3.45%) ITIL
10 2 (3.45%) Patch Management
10 2 (3.45%) Portfolio Management
10 2 (3.45%) Scaled Agile Framework
Programming Languages
1 43 (74.14%) Java
2 16 (27.59%) Java 8
3 13 (22.41%) SQL
4 11 (18.97%) Perl
5 7 (12.07%) PowerShell
6 5 (8.62%) JavaScript
6 5 (8.62%) Python
7 4 (6.90%) C++
7 4 (6.90%) Korn
7 4 (6.90%) PHP
8 3 (5.17%) C
8 3 (5.17%) C#
8 3 (5.17%) Shell Script
8 3 (5.17%) VBA
9 2 (3.45%) Bash Shell
9 2 (3.45%) TypeScript
10 1 (1.72%) ES6
10 1 (1.72%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 4 (6.90%) Degree
2 2 (3.45%) HP ASE
3 1 (1.72%) ACCA
3 1 (1.72%) CIMA
3 1 (1.72%) CISA
3 1 (1.72%) CISSP
3 1 (1.72%) CRISC
3 1 (1.72%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (1.72%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.72%) GDPR
2 1 (1.72%) MiFID
System Software
1 4 (6.90%) Docker
2 2 (3.45%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.72%) HDFS
3 1 (1.72%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.72%) KVM
3 1 (1.72%) NFS
3 1 (1.72%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (1.72%) SRDF
3 1 (1.72%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.72%) Xen
Systems Management
1 2 (3.45%) OpenView
1 2 (3.45%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 2 (3.45%) Thomson Reuters DACS
1 2 (3.45%) Tivoli
2 1 (1.72%) Hadoop YARN
2 1 (1.72%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 18 (31.03%) TIBCO
2 17 (29.31%) ION Trading
3 14 (24.14%) Oracle
4 4 (6.90%) Bloomberg
4 4 (6.90%) Murex
5 3 (5.17%) IBM
5 3 (5.17%) Microsoft
5 3 (5.17%) MuleSoft
6 2 (3.45%) Cisco
6 2 (3.45%) CyberArk
6 2 (3.45%) Hitachi
6 2 (3.45%) HP
6 2 (3.45%) Reuters
6 2 (3.45%) Solace
6 2 (3.45%) Tradeweb
6 2 (3.45%) Veritas
7 1 (1.72%) Atlassian
7 1 (1.72%) Google
7 1 (1.72%) Greenplum
7 1 (1.72%) MarketAxess