The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Sybase IQ skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Sybase IQ over the 3 months to 30 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.

Sybase IQ
UK / England
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 573 616 583
Rank change year-on-year +43 -33  
Contract jobs citing Sybase IQ 3 8 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.007% 0.016% 0.037%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.031% 0.072% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 7 12
Median daily rate £475 £500 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.00% +8.10%  
UK excluding London median daily rate - £444 £450
% change year-on-year - -1.38%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Sybase IQ is in the database and business intelligence 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 database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 9586 11153 10907
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 22.83% 22.32% 22.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 6521 7561 7125
Median daily rate £450 £425 £403
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +5.59%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 105 154 148
Median hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £32.10
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.69% +1.24%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £15.00 £15.17
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £55.00 £46.09
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year +7.69% -  

Sybase IQ
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing Sybase IQ as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Job vacancy trend for Sybase IQ in England

Sybase IQ
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Sybase IQ in England

Sybase IQ
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 Sybase IQ within the England region over the 3 months to 30 March 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 +34 3 £475 -5.00%
Sybase IQ
UK

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Sybase IQ 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 Sybase IQ.

1 17 (100.00%) SQL
1 17 (100.00%) Sybase
2 14 (82.35%) SQL Server
2 14 (82.35%) Finance
3 12 (70.59%) Oracle
4 11 (64.71%) T-SQL
4 11 (64.71%) Sybase ASE
5 10 (58.82%) SAP
6 9 (52.94%) Nagios
6 9 (52.94%) RDBMS
6 9 (52.94%) Relational Database
7 8 (47.06%) MySQL
7 8 (47.06%) PostgreSQL
8 7 (41.18%) Banking
9 6 (35.29%) BusinessObjects XI
9 6 (35.29%) SCOM
9 6 (35.29%) ITRS Geneos
9 6 (35.29%) Replication
9 6 (35.29%) BusinessObjects
9 6 (35.29%) ETL
9 6 (35.29%) Linux
10 5 (29.41%) Python
10 5 (29.41%) Perl
10 5 (29.41%) PL/SQL
10 5 (29.41%) Risk Management
10 5 (29.41%) Active Directory
10 5 (29.41%) Performance Tuning
10 5 (29.41%) Dimensional Modelling
10 5 (29.41%) ETRM
10 5 (29.41%) QlikView

Sybase IQ
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%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 4 (23.53%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (82.35%) SQL Server
2 11 (64.71%) Sybase ASE
3 9 (52.94%) RDBMS
3 9 (52.94%) Relational Database
4 8 (47.06%) MySQL
4 8 (47.06%) PostgreSQL
5 6 (35.29%) BusinessObjects
5 6 (35.29%) BusinessObjects XI
6 5 (29.41%) QlikView
7 4 (23.53%) Oracle Database
8 3 (17.65%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (17.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (5.88%) DB2
Development Applications
1 4 (23.53%) Git (software)
1 4 (23.53%) Jenkins
1 4 (23.53%) JIRA
2 1 (5.88%) Concordion
2 1 (5.88%) Cucumber
2 1 (5.88%) JBehave
2 1 (5.88%) Selenium
General
1 14 (82.35%) Finance
2 7 (41.18%) Banking
3 4 (23.53%) Financial Institution
3 4 (23.53%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 10 (58.82%) DBA
1 10 (58.82%) Sybase DBA
2 6 (35.29%) Developer
2 6 (35.29%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Developer
3 4 (23.53%) Business Developer
3 4 (23.53%) Oracle DBA
3 4 (23.53%) SQL DBA
4 3 (17.65%) Administrator
4 3 (17.65%) SQL Developer
5 1 (5.88%) QA Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (35.29%) Replication
2 3 (17.65%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (35.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) ETL
2 5 (29.41%) Dimensional Modelling
2 5 (29.41%) ETRM
2 5 (29.41%) Performance Tuning
2 5 (29.41%) Risk Management
3 4 (23.53%) DevOps
4 1 (5.88%) Analytics
4 1 (5.88%) Automated Testing
4 1 (5.88%) Automation Testing
4 1 (5.88%) BDD
4 1 (5.88%) Business Analytics
4 1 (5.88%) Mentoring
4 1 (5.88%) SDLC
4 1 (5.88%) Test Planning
4 1 (5.88%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 17 (100.00%) SQL
2 11 (64.71%) T-SQL
3 5 (29.41%) Perl
3 5 (29.41%) PL/SQL
3 5 (29.41%) Python
4 4 (23.53%) Ruby
5 1 (5.88%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) QA
System Software
1 5 (29.41%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (52.94%) Nagios
2 6 (35.29%) ITRS Geneos
2 6 (35.29%) SCOM
3 4 (23.53%) Ansible
3 4 (23.53%) Puppet
Vendors
1 17 (100.00%) Sybase
2 12 (70.59%) Oracle
3 10 (58.82%) SAP
4 1 (5.88%) Microsoft