Period
to 25 April 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 25 April 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
25 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 172 170 140
Rank change year-on-year -2 -30 +6
Contract jobs citing Sybase 79 62 94
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 1.13% 1.02% 1.44%
As % of the Vendors category 2.95% 2.48% 3.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 48 72
City of London median daily rate £625 £500 £513
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +24.94% -2.39% -5.75%
10th Percentile £425 £363 £414
90th Percentile £838 £588 £637
Central London median daily rate £588 £525 £500
% change year-on-year +11.90% +5.00% -6.98%
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 2,678 2,498 2,628
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 38.22% 41.09% 40.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,013 1,832 1,979
City of London median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £278 £283 £263
90th Percentile £651 £638 £638
Central London median daily rate £475 £450 £448
% change year-on-year +5.56% +0.56% +5.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 66 33 36
City of London median hourly rate £18.85 £17.00 £22.06
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.88% -22.93% +23.47%
10th Percentile £11.25 £12.55 £12.63
90th Percentile £31.00 £36.00 £36.79
Central London median hourly rate £20.00 £16.08 £21.34
% change year-on-year +24.42% -24.67% +20.23%

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 25 April 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 25 April 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 63 (79.75%) Java
2 42 (53.16%) Banking
3 39 (49.37%) Finance
4 34 (43.04%) SQL
4 34 (43.04%) Linux
5 33 (41.77%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 27 (34.18%) Electronic Trading
7 26 (32.91%) TIBCO
7 26 (32.91%) Oracle
8 25 (31.65%) Unix
9 24 (30.38%) ION Trading
9 24 (30.38%) FIX Protocol
9 24 (30.38%) Java 8
10 22 (27.85%) Deployment Automation
10 22 (27.85%) TIBCO EMS
10 22 (27.85%) Integration Testing
10 22 (27.85%) KDB
10 22 (27.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 22 (27.85%) ION MarketView
10 22 (27.85%) SQL Server
11 18 (22.78%) Front Office
12 15 (18.99%) Perl
13 14 (17.72%) Agile Software Development
14 12 (15.19%) Relational Database
14 12 (15.19%) Windows
15 11 (13.92%) C#
16 10 (12.66%) C++
16 10 (12.66%) REST
16 10 (12.66%) Multithreading
16 10 (12.66%) Degree

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 3 (3.80%) MQSeries
2 2 (2.53%) Apache
2 2 (2.53%) Apache Spark
2 2 (2.53%) Confluence
2 2 (2.53%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.27%) Apache Solr
3 1 (1.27%) IBM Domino
3 1 (1.27%) IIS
3 1 (1.27%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 1 (1.27%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.27%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (2.53%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 22 (27.85%) ION MarketView
2 6 (7.59%) Kondor
3 1 (1.27%) LatentZero
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.80%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.27%) IaaS
2 1 (1.27%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.27%) PaaS
2 1 (1.27%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.80%) SNMP
2 2 (2.53%) LAN
3 1 (1.27%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (1.27%) FCoE
3 1 (1.27%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (1.27%) HTTP
3 1 (1.27%) Internet
3 1 (1.27%) Intranet
3 1 (1.27%) iSCSI
3 1 (1.27%) Multicast
3 1 (1.27%) NAS
3 1 (1.27%) SAN
3 1 (1.27%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.27%) WAN
3 1 (1.27%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (27.85%) KDB
1 22 (27.85%) SQL Server
2 12 (15.19%) Relational Database
3 7 (8.86%) RDBMS
4 6 (7.59%) MySQL
5 4 (5.06%) MongoDB
5 4 (5.06%) Sybase ASE
6 3 (3.80%) Hadoop
6 3 (3.80%) Oracle Database
7 2 (2.53%) Amazon RDS
7 2 (2.53%) DB2
7 2 (2.53%) HBase
7 2 (2.53%) SAP Data Services
7 2 (2.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (1.27%) Apache Hive
8 1 (1.27%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (1.27%) NoSQL
8 1 (1.27%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (1.27%) Sybase IQ
Development Applications
1 3 (3.80%) Git (software)
1 3 (3.80%) JIRA
2 2 (2.53%) Maven
2 2 (2.53%) Subversion
3 1 (1.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (1.27%) FishEye
3 1 (1.27%) jMock
3 1 (1.27%) JUnit
3 1 (1.27%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (1.27%) TeamCity
General
1 42 (53.16%) Banking
2 39 (49.37%) Finance
3 18 (22.78%) Front Office
4 8 (10.13%) Investment Banking
5 4 (5.06%) Back Office
5 4 (5.06%) Games
5 4 (5.06%) Telecoms
6 3 (3.80%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.27%) Billing
7 1 (1.27%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 54 (68.35%) Developer
2 37 (46.84%) Java Developer
3 24 (30.38%) Senior Developer
3 24 (30.38%) Senior Java Developer
4 22 (27.85%) Electronic Trading Developer
4 22 (27.85%) Electronic Trading Java Developer
5 9 (11.39%) C# Developer
5 9 (11.39%) SQL Developer
6 6 (7.59%) C++ Developer
6 6 (7.59%) DBA
7 4 (5.06%) C++/C# Developer
7 4 (5.06%) Games Developer
7 4 (5.06%) Java Games Developer
7 4 (5.06%) Support Specialist
7 4 (5.06%) Telecoms Developer
7 4 (5.06%) Telecoms Java Developer
8 3 (3.80%) C# GUI Developer
8 3 (3.80%) C# WCF Developer
8 3 (3.80%) C++ GUI Developer
8 3 (3.80%) WCF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (30.38%) FIX Protocol
2 22 (27.85%) TIBCO EMS
3 10 (12.66%) REST
4 8 (10.13%) XML
5 7 (8.86%) .NET
6 6 (7.59%) HTML
6 6 (7.59%) WinForms
7 5 (6.33%) Rendezvous
8 4 (5.06%) AngularJS
8 4 (5.06%) J2EE
8 4 (5.06%) JMS
8 4 (5.06%) Node.js
8 4 (5.06%) React
8 4 (5.06%) SOAP
9 3 (3.80%) jQuery
9 3 (3.80%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 3 (3.80%) WCF
9 3 (3.80%) Web Services
10 2 (2.53%) CSS
10 2 (2.53%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 33 (41.77%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 8 (10.13%) Data Centre
2 8 (10.13%) Equities
3 4 (5.06%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (5.06%) Computer Science
3 4 (5.06%) Derivative
3 4 (5.06%) N-Tier
4 3 (3.80%) Fixed Income
5 2 (2.53%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (2.53%) Market Risk
6 1 (1.27%) Fintech
6 1 (1.27%) iPad
6 1 (1.27%) iPhone
6 1 (1.27%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (1.27%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 34 (43.04%) Linux
2 25 (31.65%) Unix
3 22 (27.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 12 (15.19%) Windows
5 5 (6.33%) Solaris
6 4 (5.06%) Windows Server
7 1 (1.27%) Windows 10
7 1 (1.27%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (34.18%) Electronic Trading
2 22 (27.85%) Deployment Automation
2 22 (27.85%) Integration Testing
3 14 (17.72%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (12.66%) Multithreading
5 7 (8.86%) OO
5 7 (8.86%) Test Automation
6 5 (6.33%) Low Latency
7 4 (5.06%) Mathematics
7 4 (5.06%) Project Management
7 4 (5.06%) TDD
8 3 (3.80%) Asset Management
8 3 (3.80%) Data Management
8 3 (3.80%) Data Modelling
8 3 (3.80%) Migration
8 3 (3.80%) OOD
8 3 (3.80%) Patch Management
8 3 (3.80%) Risk Management
8 3 (3.80%) SDLC
9 2 (2.53%) API Integration
Programming Languages
1 63 (79.75%) Java
2 34 (43.04%) SQL
3 24 (30.38%) Java 8
4 15 (18.99%) Perl
5 11 (13.92%) C#
6 10 (12.66%) C++
7 7 (8.86%) PowerShell
8 6 (7.59%) Shell Script
9 5 (6.33%) JavaScript
10 4 (5.06%) Korn
10 4 (5.06%) PHP
11 3 (3.80%) Python
12 2 (2.53%) VBA
13 1 (1.27%) Bash Shell
13 1 (1.27%) Scala
Qualifications
1 10 (12.66%) Degree
2 4 (5.06%) Numerate Degree
3 3 (3.80%) HP ASE
4 1 (1.27%) ACCA
4 1 (1.27%) CIMA
4 1 (1.27%) CISA
4 1 (1.27%) CISSP
4 1 (1.27%) CRISC
4 1 (1.27%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.53%) MiFID
1 2 (2.53%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (1.27%) GDPR
System Software
1 3 (3.80%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.53%) Docker
3 1 (1.27%) HDFS
3 1 (1.27%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.27%) KVM
3 1 (1.27%) NFS
3 1 (1.27%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (1.27%) SRDF
3 1 (1.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.27%) Xen
Systems Management
1 3 (3.80%) OpenView
1 3 (3.80%) Thomson Reuters DACS
1 3 (3.80%) Tivoli
2 2 (2.53%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (1.27%) AirWatch
3 1 (1.27%) Ansible
3 1 (1.27%) Backup Exec
3 1 (1.27%) Hadoop YARN
3 1 (1.27%) SCCM
Vendors
1 26 (32.91%) Oracle
1 26 (32.91%) TIBCO
2 24 (30.38%) ION Trading
3 5 (6.33%) Murex
4 4 (5.06%) IBM
4 4 (5.06%) Infragistics
4 4 (5.06%) Microsoft
5 3 (3.80%) Cisco
5 3 (3.80%) Hitachi
5 3 (3.80%) HP
5 3 (3.80%) MuleSoft
5 3 (3.80%) Reuters
5 3 (3.80%) Sophis
5 3 (3.80%) Veritas
6 2 (2.53%) CyberArk
6 2 (2.53%) NetApp
6 2 (2.53%) Solace
6 2 (2.53%) Symantec
7 1 (1.27%) FactSet
7 1 (1.27%) Hortonworks