The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 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 3 months to 24 March 2017 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Sybase
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 69 87 77
Rank change year-on-year +18 -10  
Contract jobs citing Sybase 3 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.33% 0.26% 0.14%
As % of the Vendors category 0.87% 0.76% 0.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 1
Median daily rate £350 £325 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.69% -38.09%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £400 £425
% change year-on-year -1.25% -5.88%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding 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 vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Edinburgh
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 343 525 402
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 38.11% 34.77% 28.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 180 283 208
Median daily rate £413 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.78% +5.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 3 4
Median hourly rate £22.50 £39.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -42.30% +116.66%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.90 £19.80 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £41.00 £30.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £19.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year -15.36% +14.67%  

Sybase
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Edinburgh citing Sybase as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for Sybase in Edinburgh

Sybase
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Sybase in Edinburgh.

Contractor daily rate trend for Sybase in Edinburgh

Sybase
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Sybase in Edinburgh.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Sybase in Edinburgh

Sybase
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Sybase also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for Sybase.

1 11 (100.00%) SQL
1 11 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (90.91%) SAP
2 10 (90.91%) Oracle
2 10 (90.91%) Business Intelligence
2 10 (90.91%) BusinessObjects
2 10 (90.91%) SAP BW
2 10 (90.91%) Disaster Recovery
2 10 (90.91%) SAP Basis
2 10 (90.91%) SAP MII
2 10 (90.91%) SAP BPC
2 10 (90.91%) NWDI
2 10 (90.91%) MaxDB
3 6 (54.55%) Performance Tuning
4 5 (45.45%) MS Excel
5 4 (36.36%) Migration
5 4 (36.36%) Data Migration
5 4 (36.36%) BC Cleared
5 4 (36.36%) Security Cleared
6 3 (27.27%) SLA
6 3 (27.27%) Finance
7 2 (18.18%) Manufacturing
7 2 (18.18%) Programme Management
8 1 (9.09%) Scrum
8 1 (9.09%) VMware
8 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (9.09%) Ruby
8 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
8 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
8 1 (9.09%) TeamCity

Sybase
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 1 (9.09%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 5 (45.45%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 10 (90.91%) SAP BPC
1 10 (90.91%) SAP MII
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (90.91%) BusinessObjects
2 10 (90.91%) MaxDB
2 10 (90.91%) SAP BW
3 1 (9.09%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 10 (90.91%) NWDI
2 1 (9.09%) Jenkins
2 1 (9.09%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (9.09%) TeamCity
2 1 (9.09%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (27.27%) Finance
2 2 (18.18%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (81.82%) Administrator
1 9 (81.82%) SAP Administrator
1 9 (81.82%) SAP Basis Administrator
2 1 (9.09%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) SAP Basis Support
2 1 (9.09%) SAP Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (90.91%) SAP Basis
2 1 (9.09%) .NET
2 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET
2 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET Core
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Linux
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (90.91%) Business Intelligence
1 10 (90.91%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (54.55%) Performance Tuning
3 4 (36.36%) Data Migration
3 4 (36.36%) Migration
4 2 (18.18%) Programme Management
5 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (9.09%) Configuration Management
5 1 (9.09%) DevOps
5 1 (9.09%) Release Management
5 1 (9.09%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (9.09%) Bash Shell
2 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
2 1 (9.09%) Python
2 1 (9.09%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) BC Cleared
1 4 (36.36%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (27.27%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Docker
1 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 10 (90.91%) Oracle
1 10 (90.91%) SAP
2 1 (9.09%) VMware