Period
to 18 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England 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 18 November 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
UK > England
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 413 464 394
Rank change year-on-year +51 -70 -42
Contract jobs citing Sybase 497 465 592
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.53% 0.47% 0.56%
As % of the Vendors category 1.24% 1.05% 1.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 316 304 390
England median daily rate £550 £500 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% -4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £412 £363 £337
90th Percentile £666 £625 £650
UK median daily rate £550 £500 £524
% change year-on-year +10.00% -4.53% +4.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
England median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate - £46.50 £65.00
% change year-on-year - -28.46% +168.04%

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 England.

All Vendors
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 40199 44295 45544
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 42.82% 45.13% 43.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 25195 27380 27387
England median daily rate £445 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.71% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £250 £245 £228
90th Percentile £625 £588 £575
UK median daily rate £430 £420 £400
% change year-on-year +2.38% +5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1351 1568 1947
England median hourly rate £17.25 £16.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.55% -5.71% +6.06%
10th Percentile £10.66 £10.23 £10.13
90th Percentile £45.00 £44.75 £43.75
UK median hourly rate £17.40 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +5.47% -5.71% +6.06%

Sybase
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Sybase as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Sybase in England

Sybase
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Sybase in England

Sybase
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Sybase in England over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Sybase in England

Sybase
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Sybase in England

Sybase
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 within the England region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +18 433 £550 +10.00% 21
South East +34 35 £375 -12.28% 2
North of England +28 15 £550 +15.79% 3
Yorkshire +9 10 £550 +12.82% 1
East of England -19 10 £350 -30.00% 3
North East +61 5 - -
South West +3 3 £288 -47.73% 1
Sybase
UK

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 England region with a requirement for Sybase.

1 298 (59.96%) SQL
2 273 (54.93%) Java
3 234 (47.08%) Finance
4 219 (44.06%) Linux
5 214 (43.06%) Oracle
6 199 (40.04%) Banking
7 194 (39.03%) Unix
8 130 (26.16%) Agile Software Development
9 128 (25.75%) Relational Database
10 115 (23.14%) Perl
11 104 (20.93%) Investment Banking
12 92 (18.51%) Front Office
13 91 (18.31%) Electronic Trading
14 86 (17.30%) SQL Server
15 84 (16.90%) Equities
16 83 (16.70%) Shell Script
16 83 (16.70%) C#
17 82 (16.50%) Python
18 80 (16.10%) OO
19 77 (15.49%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
20 74 (14.89%) JavaScript
21 73 (14.69%) C++
22 71 (14.29%) FIX Protocol
23 68 (13.68%) Analytical Skills
24 65 (13.08%) RDBMS
25 64 (12.88%) XML
26 63 (12.68%) TIBCO
27 61 (12.27%) Integration Testing
28 59 (11.87%) Sybase ASE
28 59 (11.87%) SDLC

Sybase
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 27 (5.43%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 23 (4.63%) Confluence
3 21 (4.23%) JBoss
4 13 (2.62%) Oracle Workflow
5 10 (2.01%) Tomcat
6 8 (1.61%) Apache Spark
7 7 (1.41%) Apache
8 6 (1.21%) MQSeries
8 6 (1.21%) WebLogic
9 5 (1.01%) Mule
10 4 (0.80%) Apache Qpid
10 4 (0.80%) WebSphere
11 3 (0.60%) Elasticsearch
11 3 (0.60%) Mule ESB
12 2 (0.40%) GemFire
12 2 (0.40%) NetWeaver
12 2 (0.40%) nginx
12 2 (0.40%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
13 1 (0.20%) BizTalk Server
13 1 (0.20%) SAS
Applications
1 6 (1.21%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (0.60%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (0.60%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.20%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 40 (8.05%) ION MarketView
2 8 (1.61%) Kondor
3 7 (1.41%) BusinessWorks
4 6 (1.21%) RMDS
5 1 (0.20%) Bloomberg AIM
5 1 (0.20%) Bloomberg TOMS
5 1 (0.20%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.20%) IntelliMatch
5 1 (0.20%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 14 (2.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (2.21%) OpenShift
3 6 (1.21%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (0.60%) GitHub
4 3 (0.60%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.20%) Amazon EMR
5 1 (0.20%) G Suite
5 1 (0.20%) IaaS
5 1 (0.20%) PaaS
5 1 (0.20%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (5.23%) TCP/IP
2 18 (3.62%) LDAP
3 15 (3.02%) SAN
4 12 (2.41%) Firewall
4 12 (2.41%) LAN
5 11 (2.21%) FTP
6 8 (1.61%) Internet
7 5 (1.01%) 3GPP
7 5 (1.01%) ATM
7 5 (1.01%) CDMA
7 5 (1.01%) GPRS
7 5 (1.01%) GSM
7 5 (1.01%) Intrusion Detection
7 5 (1.01%) ISDN
7 5 (1.01%) PSTN
7 5 (1.01%) UMTS
7 5 (1.01%) VoLTE
7 5 (1.01%) VoWiFi
7 5 (1.01%) WCDMA
8 3 (0.60%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 128 (25.75%) Relational Database
2 86 (17.30%) SQL Server
3 65 (13.08%) RDBMS
4 59 (11.87%) Sybase ASE
5 53 (10.66%) DB2
6 36 (7.24%) Oracle Database
7 33 (6.64%) KDB
8 27 (5.43%) MySQL
9 18 (3.62%) Oracle Reports
10 16 (3.22%) Data Warehouse
10 16 (3.22%) NoSQL
11 12 (2.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 11 (2.21%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 11 (2.21%) MongoDB
12 11 (2.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 10 (2.01%) Sybase IQ
14 9 (1.81%) Big Data
14 9 (1.81%) Hadoop
15 8 (1.61%) BusinessObjects
16 7 (1.41%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 47 (9.46%) Subversion
2 45 (9.05%) Maven
3 44 (8.85%) Git (software)
4 38 (7.65%) JIRA
5 26 (5.23%) JUnit
6 20 (4.02%) Jenkins
7 19 (3.82%) TeamCity
8 17 (3.42%) Sonatype Nexus
9 14 (2.82%) IntelliJ
10 11 (2.21%) Ant
10 11 (2.21%) Checkstyle
10 11 (2.21%) Eclipse
10 11 (2.21%) SoapUI
10 11 (2.21%) XMLUnit
11 7 (1.41%) jMock
11 7 (1.41%) Team Foundation Server
12 5 (1.01%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 5 (1.01%) Hudson
12 5 (1.01%) JIRA Agile
12 5 (1.01%) Oracle APEX
General
1 234 (47.08%) Finance
2 199 (40.04%) Banking
3 104 (20.93%) Investment Banking
4 92 (18.51%) Front Office
5 44 (8.85%) Financial Institution
6 25 (5.03%) Telecoms
7 20 (4.02%) Back Office
7 20 (4.02%) Games
8 5 (1.01%) Retail
9 4 (0.80%) Prime Brokerage
10 2 (0.40%) Legal
11 1 (0.20%) French Language
11 1 (0.20%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.20%) Polish Language
Job Titles
1 283 (56.94%) Developer
2 153 (30.78%) Java Developer
3 57 (11.47%) C# Developer
4 46 (9.26%) Senior Developer
5 43 (8.65%) Analyst
6 40 (8.05%) Senior Java Developer
7 33 (6.64%) SQL Developer
8 32 (6.44%) C++ Developer
9 31 (6.24%) Consultant
10 27 (5.43%) DBA
11 26 (5.23%) Electronic Trading Developer
11 26 (5.23%) Electronic Trading Java Developer
12 23 (4.63%) .NET Developer
12 23 (4.63%) C# Developer - Investment Banking
12 23 (4.63%) Sybase Developer
13 22 (4.43%) Architect
13 22 (4.43%) C# .NET Developer
14 20 (4.02%) Games Developer
14 20 (4.02%) Java Games Developer
14 20 (4.02%) Telecoms Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (14.29%) FIX Protocol
2 64 (12.88%) XML
3 55 (11.07%) JMS
3 55 (11.07%) Spring
4 49 (9.86%) .NET
4 49 (9.86%) HTML
5 47 (9.46%) Hibernate
5 47 (9.46%) J2EE
6 45 (9.05%) Web Services
7 43 (8.65%) REST
8 39 (7.85%) TIBCO EMS
9 27 (5.43%) HTML5
10 25 (5.03%) WinForms
11 23 (4.63%) Middleware
12 22 (4.43%) WPF
13 21 (4.23%) AngularJS
14 19 (3.82%) Ultra Messaging
15 18 (3.62%) Apache Camel
15 18 (3.62%) CSS
16 15 (3.02%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 84 (16.90%) Equities
2 77 (15.49%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 68 (13.68%) Analytical Skills
4 49 (9.86%) Fixed Income
5 40 (8.05%) Computer Science
6 31 (6.24%) Derivative
7 27 (5.43%) N-Tier
8 21 (4.23%) Enterprise Software
9 16 (3.22%) Replication
10 12 (2.41%) Management Information System
10 12 (2.41%) Market Risk
11 11 (2.21%) Fintech
12 10 (2.01%) Greenfield Project
13 9 (1.81%) Linux Command Line
13 9 (1.81%) OTC Derivatives
14 7 (1.41%) Mobile App
14 7 (1.41%) User Experience
15 6 (1.21%) Clustering
15 6 (1.21%) Reference Data
15 6 (1.21%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 219 (44.06%) Linux
2 194 (39.03%) Unix
3 54 (10.87%) Windows
4 41 (8.25%) Solaris
5 38 (7.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (1.21%) Android
6 6 (1.21%) Apple iOS
7 5 (1.01%) Windows 2000
7 5 (1.01%) Windows NT
8 3 (0.60%) AIX
8 3 (0.60%) HPUX
9 1 (0.20%) Windows Server
9 1 (0.20%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.20%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 130 (26.16%) Agile Software Development
2 91 (18.31%) Electronic Trading
3 80 (16.10%) OO
4 61 (12.27%) Integration Testing
5 59 (11.87%) SDLC
5 59 (11.87%) Test Automation
6 49 (9.86%) Risk Management
7 48 (9.66%) Multithreading
8 47 (9.46%) OOD
9 37 (7.44%) Low Latency
10 36 (7.24%) SOA
11 31 (6.24%) User Acceptance Testing
12 30 (6.04%) Analytics
13 29 (5.84%) Migration
14 28 (5.63%) Data Modelling
14 28 (5.63%) Mentoring
14 28 (5.63%) UML
15 27 (5.43%) TDD
16 24 (4.83%) Change Management
16 24 (4.83%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 298 (59.96%) SQL
2 273 (54.93%) Java
3 115 (23.14%) Perl
4 83 (16.70%) C#
4 83 (16.70%) Shell Script
5 82 (16.50%) Python
6 74 (14.89%) JavaScript
7 73 (14.69%) C++
8 51 (10.26%) T-SQL
9 39 (7.85%) PL/SQL
10 32 (6.44%) Bash Shell
11 23 (4.63%) Korn
12 13 (2.62%) PowerShell
13 11 (2.21%) XPath
14 9 (1.81%) C
14 9 (1.81%) Tcl
14 9 (1.81%) VB
15 6 (1.21%) PHP
15 6 (1.21%) VB.NET
15 6 (1.21%) VBA
Qualifications
1 38 (7.65%) Degree
2 21 (4.23%) Numerate Degree
3 15 (3.02%) ISEB
3 15 (3.02%) ISTQB
4 13 (2.62%) Security Cleared
5 12 (2.41%) SC Cleared
6 5 (1.01%) CCNA
6 5 (1.01%) CCNP
6 5 (1.01%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (0.80%) CISSP
7 4 (0.80%) Computer Science Degree
7 4 (0.80%) PMP
8 2 (0.40%) CISA
8 2 (0.40%) Sun Certification
9 1 (0.20%) CISM
9 1 (0.20%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (5.03%) QA
2 15 (3.02%) MiFID
3 12 (2.41%) Data Quality
4 3 (0.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.40%) EMIR
5 2 (0.40%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 2 (0.40%) SLA
6 1 (0.20%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.20%) PMO
6 1 (0.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 16 (3.22%) Active Directory
1 16 (3.22%) Docker
2 4 (0.80%) Oracle RAC
2 4 (0.80%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 3 (0.60%) NFS
4 2 (0.40%) Samba
5 1 (0.20%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 1 (0.20%) Veritas File System
5 1 (0.20%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 13 (2.62%) Ansible
2 5 (1.01%) Data Guard
2 5 (1.01%) NetBackup
2 5 (1.01%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 5 (1.01%) Thomson Reuters DACS
3 4 (0.80%) QRadar
4 3 (0.60%) ITRS Geneos
4 3 (0.60%) Oracle RMAN
4 3 (0.60%) Tivoli
5 2 (0.40%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (0.40%) Puppet
6 1 (0.20%) EMC NetWorker
6 1 (0.20%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.20%) MOM
6 1 (0.20%) Nagios
6 1 (0.20%) Netcool
6 1 (0.20%) RSA Security Analytics
6 1 (0.20%) Rundeck
6 1 (0.20%) SCOM
6 1 (0.20%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 214 (43.06%) Oracle
2 63 (12.68%) TIBCO
3 44 (8.85%) ION Trading
4 34 (6.84%) SAP
5 33 (6.64%) IBM
6 22 (4.43%) AppDynamics
6 22 (4.43%) Atlassian
7 19 (3.82%) Microsoft
8 17 (3.42%) Bloomberg
8 17 (3.42%) Currenex
9 15 (3.02%) Murex
10 13 (2.62%) Solace
11 12 (2.41%) Reuters
12 11 (2.21%) Red Hat
13 9 (1.81%) Sun
14 8 (1.61%) Google
15 7 (1.41%) Fidessa
15 7 (1.41%) Infragistics
16 6 (1.21%) Apple
16 6 (1.21%) Teradata