The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for PowerBuilder skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited PowerBuilder over the 3 months to 24 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.

Sybase PowerBuilder
UK / England
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 575 629 607
Rank change year-on-year +54 -22  
Contract jobs citing PowerBuilder 7 3 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.016% 0.006% 0.035%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.093% 0.039% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 10
Median daily rate £520 £388 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +34.19% -5.48%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £419 £378 £371
10% offered a daily rate of more than £576 £398 £453
UK excluding London median daily rate £600 - £425
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £40.00 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +105.12%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £19.50

PowerBuilder is in the development application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 7503 7720 6817
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 17.67% 15.64% 13.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 5140 5391 4534
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £313 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £363
% change year-on-year +3.12% +10.34%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 135 120 101
Median hourly rate £42.50 £42.45 £37.04
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.11% +14.60%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £27.50 £22.18
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £61.69 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.25 £42.13 £37.00
% change year-on-year +2.67% +13.85%  

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Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing PowerBuilder as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for PowerBuilder in England

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PowerBuilder in England

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PowerBuilder in England over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PowerBuilder in England

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for PowerBuilder in England

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Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PowerBuilder within the England region over the 3 months to 24 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +19 6 £520 +34.19%
PowerBuilder
UK

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing PowerBuilder 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 England region with a requirement for PowerBuilder.

1 12 (70.59%) SQL
2 9 (52.94%) Finance
3 8 (47.06%) Banking
4 6 (35.29%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (35.29%) SQL Server
5 5 (29.41%) Oracle
5 5 (29.41%) Java
5 5 (29.41%) PL/SQL
6 4 (23.53%) CMS
6 4 (23.53%) C
6 4 (23.53%) C++
6 4 (23.53%) .NET
6 4 (23.53%) Content Management
7 3 (17.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (17.65%) Kimball Methodology
7 3 (17.65%) SDLC
7 3 (17.65%) Records Management
7 3 (17.65%) Prime Brokerage
7 3 (17.65%) DB2
7 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Office
7 3 (17.65%) Perl
7 3 (17.65%) Unix
7 3 (17.65%) UML
7 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Excel
7 3 (17.65%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (17.65%) Data Modelling
7 3 (17.65%) Star Schema
7 3 (17.65%) Back Office
7 3 (17.65%) EDRMS
7 3 (17.65%) Foreign Exchange (FX)

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Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 (23.53%) CMS
2 1 (5.88%) CICS
2 1 (5.88%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (11.76%) S-PLUS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (35.29%) SQL Server
2 3 (17.65%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (17.65%) DB2
2 3 (17.65%) EDRMS
2 3 (17.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (17.65%) Star Schema
3 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (5.88%) GIS
4 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database
4 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 3 (17.65%) ERwin
1 3 (17.65%) Toad
2 1 (5.88%) ClearCase
2 1 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (52.94%) Finance
2 8 (47.06%) Banking
3 3 (17.65%) Back Office
3 3 (17.65%) Prime Brokerage
4 2 (11.76%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Developer
2 5 (29.41%) Analyst
3 4 (23.53%) SQL Developer
4 3 (17.65%) Implementation Manager
4 3 (17.65%) Systems Manager
5 2 (11.76%) Banking Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) C++ Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Data Warehouse Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Designer
5 2 (11.76%) Gloss Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Lead Designer
5 2 (11.76%) SQL Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) SQL Data Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) Technical Designer
5 2 (11.76%) Technical Leader
6 1 (5.88%) Development Manager
6 1 (5.88%) ETRM Business Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Java Development Manager
6 1 (5.88%) Messaging Programmer
6 1 (5.88%) Unix Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (23.53%) .NET
2 1 (5.88%) .NET Framework
2 1 (5.88%) AngularJS
2 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET
2 1 (5.88%) IBM Integration Bus
2 1 (5.88%) Middleware
2 1 (5.88%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 6 (35.29%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (17.65%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 2 (11.76%) Management Information System
4 1 (5.88%) Clustering
4 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (5.88%) Mainframe
4 1 (5.88%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 3 (17.65%) Unix
2 2 (11.76%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (23.53%) Content Management
2 3 (17.65%) Data Modelling
2 3 (17.65%) Kimball Methodology
2 3 (17.65%) Records Management
2 3 (17.65%) SDLC
2 3 (17.65%) UML
3 2 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (11.76%) ETL
3 2 (11.76%) ITIL
3 2 (11.76%) PRINCE2
3 2 (11.76%) Project Management
3 2 (11.76%) RUP
4 1 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (5.88%) Configuration Management
4 1 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (5.88%) ETRM
4 1 (5.88%) OOA/OOD
4 1 (5.88%) Prototyping
4 1 (5.88%) Release Management
4 1 (5.88%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (70.59%) SQL
2 5 (29.41%) Java
2 5 (29.41%) PL/SQL
3 4 (23.53%) C
3 4 (23.53%) C++
4 3 (17.65%) Perl
5 2 (11.76%) MATLAB
5 2 (11.76%) R
5 2 (11.76%) T-SQL
6 1 (5.88%) C#
6 1 (5.88%) COBOL
6 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
6 1 (5.88%) Korn
6 1 (5.88%) Python
6 1 (5.88%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) ISO 15022
1 1 (5.88%) ISO 20022
Vendors
1 5 (29.41%) Oracle
2 2 (11.76%) IBM
2 2 (11.76%) MicroStrategy
3 1 (5.88%) Microsoft