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 23 June 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.

Sybase
Scotland / Edinburgh
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 78
Contract jobs citing Sybase 0 0 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh - - 0.62%
As % of the Vendors category - - 2.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Median daily rate - - £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £425 £375
% change year-on-year -5.88% +13.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £65.00

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 412 600 414
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 34.25% 44.25% 28.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 213 286 201
Median daily rate £400 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +21.42%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £246 £290 £158
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £361
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 7 6
Median hourly rate £34.20 £15.82 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +116.21% -60.46%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.18 £12.15 £26.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.39 £48.50 £48.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year -14.63% +10.81%  

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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Sybase in Edinburgh.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Sybase in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) SAP
2 2 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (66.67%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (66.67%) SAP BW
2 2 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) SAP Basis
2 2 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (66.67%) MaxDB
2 2 (66.67%) SAP BPC
2 2 (66.67%) NWDI
2 2 (66.67%) SAP MII
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) Bash Shell
3 1 (33.33%) MongoDB
3 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
3 1 (33.33%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (33.33%) Docker
3 1 (33.33%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (33.33%) DevOps
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Core
3 1 (33.33%) Release Automation
3 1 (33.33%) Break/Fix
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Ruby
3 1 (33.33%) Release Management
3 1 (33.33%) Data Migration
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure

Sybase
Co-occurring 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 (33.33%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 2 (66.67%) SAP BPC
1 2 (66.67%) SAP MII
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (66.67%) MaxDB
2 2 (66.67%) SAP BW
3 1 (33.33%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) NWDI
2 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 1 (33.33%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (33.33%) TeamCity
2 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) SAP Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) SAP Basis Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) SAP Basis Support
1 1 (33.33%) SAP Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) SAP Basis
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Core
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Break/Fix
2 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 1 (33.33%) Data Migration
2 1 (33.33%) DevOps
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Programme Management
2 1 (33.33%) Release Automation
2 1 (33.33%) Release Management
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) Bash Shell
2 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 1 (33.33%) Python
2 1 (33.33%) Ruby
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Docker
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
1 2 (66.67%) SAP
2 1 (33.33%) VMware