Period
to 12 November 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 12 November 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
12 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 187 218 153
Rank change year-on-year +31 -65 +28
Contract jobs citing Sybase 34 41 95
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.58% 0.59% 1.35%
As % of the Vendors category 1.43% 1.54% 3.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 28 80
City of London median daily rate £590 £600 £575
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.67% +4.35% +20.93%
10th Percentile £425 £448 £508
90th Percentile £713 £783 £775
Central London median daily rate £590 £600 £575
% change year-on-year -1.67% +4.35% +27.78%
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 2,379 2,665 2,698
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 40.45% 38.30% 38.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,833 2,004 2,024
City of London median daily rate £500 £488 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.56% +2.63% +5.56%
10th Percentile £263 £226 £272
90th Percentile £650 £650 £675
Central London median daily rate £500 £488 £475
% change year-on-year +2.56% +2.63% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 70 59
City of London median hourly rate £20.50 £18.70 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.63% +10.00% -10.53%
10th Percentile £12.04 £13.00 £11.15
90th Percentile £50.30 £25.68 £30.75
Central London median hourly rate £20.83 £18.70 £18.00
% change year-on-year +11.39% +3.89% +2.86%

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 12 November 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 12 November 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 21 (61.76%) SQL
2 20 (58.82%) Oracle
3 17 (50.00%) Java
4 15 (44.12%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (35.29%) Front Office
5 12 (35.29%) Perl
5 12 (35.29%) DB2
6 11 (32.35%) Finance
7 10 (29.41%) Problem-Solving
8 9 (26.47%) Greenfield Project
8 9 (26.47%) Banking
9 8 (23.53%) Linux
10 7 (20.59%) Oracle Database
10 7 (20.59%) Security Cleared
11 6 (17.65%) SC Cleared
11 6 (17.65%) Azure
11 6 (17.65%) AWS
11 6 (17.65%) Performance Tuning
11 6 (17.65%) Equity Derivative
11 6 (17.65%) Python
11 6 (17.65%) ITIL
12 5 (14.71%) OCP
12 5 (14.71%) OCA
12 5 (14.71%) Oracle Certification
12 5 (14.71%) ITIL Certification
12 5 (14.71%) Derivative
12 5 (14.71%) JIRA
12 5 (14.71%) Oracle RAC
12 5 (14.71%) Spring
12 5 (14.71%) Migration

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 5 (14.71%) Confluence
2 3 (8.82%) JBoss
2 3 (8.82%) WebLogic
3 2 (5.88%) Apache Spark
3 2 (5.88%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (5.88%) IIS
3 2 (5.88%) Jetty
3 2 (5.88%) Oracle Self-Service HR
3 2 (5.88%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.94%) Apache
4 1 (2.94%) MQSeries
4 1 (2.94%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 4 (11.76%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (5.88%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (5.88%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (5.88%) Oracle Cash Management
2 1 (2.94%) SAP GRC
2 1 (2.94%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 6 (17.65%) AWS
1 6 (17.65%) Azure
2 2 (5.88%) GitHub
2 2 (5.88%) PaaS
3 1 (2.94%) IaaS
3 1 (2.94%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.88%) NAS
1 2 (5.88%) SAN
1 2 (5.88%) SSH
2 1 (2.94%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (35.29%) DB2
2 7 (20.59%) Oracle Database
3 5 (14.71%) MongoDB
3 5 (14.71%) Oracle Database 12c
4 4 (11.76%) Relational Database
4 4 (11.76%) SQL Server
5 3 (8.82%) Hadoop
5 3 (8.82%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (5.88%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (5.88%) MySQL
6 2 (5.88%) SAP HANA
6 2 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (5.88%) Sybase ASE
7 1 (2.94%) Big Data
7 1 (2.94%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (2.94%) NoSQL
7 1 (2.94%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 5 (14.71%) JIRA
2 4 (11.76%) Jenkins
3 2 (5.88%) Ant
3 2 (5.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (5.88%) ClearCase
3 2 (5.88%) Cucumber
3 2 (5.88%) Eclipse
3 2 (5.88%) FishEye
3 2 (5.88%) Git (software)
3 2 (5.88%) Gradle
3 2 (5.88%) Hudson
3 2 (5.88%) IntelliJ
3 2 (5.88%) Leiningen
3 2 (5.88%) Maven
3 2 (5.88%) Mercurial
3 2 (5.88%) Poseidon for UML
3 2 (5.88%) Selenium
3 2 (5.88%) Subversion
3 2 (5.88%) Vagrant
4 1 (2.94%) JUnit
General
1 12 (35.29%) Front Office
2 11 (32.35%) Finance
3 9 (26.47%) Banking
4 5 (14.71%) Public Sector
5 2 (5.88%) Back Office
5 2 (5.88%) Financial Institution
5 2 (5.88%) Law
5 2 (5.88%) Publishing
6 1 (2.94%) Advertising
6 1 (2.94%) Games
6 1 (2.94%) Investment Banking
6 1 (2.94%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (41.18%) Developer
2 11 (32.35%) Java Developer
3 7 (20.59%) DBA
4 5 (14.71%) Oracle DBA
5 4 (11.76%) Senior DBA
5 4 (11.76%) Senior Oracle DBA
6 3 (8.82%) Analyst
6 3 (8.82%) Architect
6 3 (8.82%) DevOps Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) Business Analyst
7 2 (5.88%) Enterprise Architect
7 2 (5.88%) Fixed Income Business Analyst
7 2 (5.88%) Full Stack Developer
7 2 (5.88%) FX Business Analyst
7 2 (5.88%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) Linux Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 2 (5.88%) Unix Engineer
8 1 (2.94%) SAP Basis Consultant
8 1 (2.94%) SAP Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (14.71%) Hibernate
1 5 (14.71%) Kafka
1 5 (14.71%) Spring
2 4 (11.76%) RESTful
3 3 (8.82%) ActiveMQ
3 3 (8.82%) AngularJS
3 3 (8.82%) Apache Camel
3 3 (8.82%) FIX Protocol
3 3 (8.82%) HTML
3 3 (8.82%) HTML5
3 3 (8.82%) JSON
3 3 (8.82%) RabbitMQ
3 3 (8.82%) XML
4 2 (5.88%) GWT
4 2 (5.88%) JMS
4 2 (5.88%) jQuery
4 2 (5.88%) Play Framework
4 2 (5.88%) React
4 2 (5.88%) SAP Fiori
4 2 (5.88%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 9 (26.47%) Greenfield Project
2 6 (17.65%) Equity Derivative
3 5 (14.71%) Derivative
4 4 (11.76%) Equities
5 3 (8.82%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 2 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (5.88%) Blog
6 2 (5.88%) Clustering
6 2 (5.88%) Fixed Income
6 2 (5.88%) Replication
6 2 (5.88%) User Experience
7 1 (2.94%) Data Structures
7 1 (2.94%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (2.94%) Hedge funds
7 1 (2.94%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 8 (23.53%) Linux
2 4 (11.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (11.76%) Solaris
3 3 (8.82%) Unix
3 3 (8.82%) Windows
4 2 (5.88%) Android
4 2 (5.88%) Apple iOS
4 2 (5.88%) CentOS
4 2 (5.88%) Debian
4 2 (5.88%) Mac OS X
4 2 (5.88%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
4 2 (5.88%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (44.12%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (29.41%) Problem-Solving
3 6 (17.65%) ITIL
3 6 (17.65%) Performance Tuning
4 5 (14.71%) DevOps
4 5 (14.71%) Migration
5 4 (11.76%) Microservices
5 4 (11.76%) Open Source
5 4 (11.76%) Test Automation
6 3 (8.82%) Continuous Delivery
6 3 (8.82%) Data Management
6 3 (8.82%) Waterfall
7 2 (5.88%) Configuration Management
7 2 (5.88%) Deployment Automation
7 2 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 2 (5.88%) Project Management
7 2 (5.88%) Scrum
7 2 (5.88%) SDLC
7 2 (5.88%) TDD
7 2 (5.88%) UML
Programming Languages
1 21 (61.76%) SQL
2 17 (50.00%) Java
3 12 (35.29%) Perl
4 6 (17.65%) Python
5 4 (11.76%) JavaScript
6 3 (8.82%) C++
6 3 (8.82%) Java 8
6 3 (8.82%) PL/SQL
6 3 (8.82%) Scala
6 3 (8.82%) T-SQL
7 2 (5.88%) Bash Shell
7 2 (5.88%) Clojure
7 2 (5.88%) ClojureScript
7 2 (5.88%) Groovy
7 2 (5.88%) Ruby
7 2 (5.88%) Shell Script
7 2 (5.88%) VBA
8 1 (2.94%) ABAP
8 1 (2.94%) C
8 1 (2.94%) Korn
Qualifications
1 7 (20.59%) Security Cleared
2 6 (17.65%) SC Cleared
3 5 (14.71%) ITIL Certification
3 5 (14.71%) OCA
3 5 (14.71%) OCP
3 5 (14.71%) Oracle Certification
4 2 (5.88%) Degree
5 1 (2.94%) DV Cleared
5 1 (2.94%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.82%) Data Quality
1 3 (8.82%) QA
System Software
1 5 (14.71%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (5.88%) Hyper-V
2 2 (5.88%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 2 (5.88%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 2 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (14.71%) Data Guard
1 5 (14.71%) Oracle RMAN
2 4 (11.76%) Puppet
3 2 (5.88%) Ansible
3 2 (5.88%) Salt
Vendors
1 20 (58.82%) Oracle
2 3 (8.82%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.82%) Red Hat
2 3 (8.82%) SAP
3 2 (5.88%) Citrix
3 2 (5.88%) Cloudera
3 2 (5.88%) EMC
3 2 (5.88%) Hortonworks
3 2 (5.88%) HP
3 2 (5.88%) IBM
3 2 (5.88%) MuleSoft
3 2 (5.88%) Sun
3 2 (5.88%) Veritas
3 2 (5.88%) VMware
4 1 (2.94%) Ariba
4 1 (2.94%) Concur
4 1 (2.94%) hybris
4 1 (2.94%) Netezza
4 1 (2.94%) OpenText
4 1 (2.94%) Teradata