Period
to 11 July 2020

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 11 July 2020 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
11 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 430 681 609
Rank change year-on-year +251 -72 -195
Contract jobs citing Sybase 140 149 269
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 0.38% 0.17% 0.28%
As % of the Vendors category 0.89% 0.41% 0.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 97 90 169
Median daily rate £525 £575 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.70% +4.55% -
10th Percentile £443 £442 £356
90th Percentile £725 £726 £760
UK median daily rate £525 £575 £550
% change year-on-year -8.70% +4.55% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 1
Median hourly rate - £47.50 £72.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -34.48% -
UK median hourly rate - £47.50 £72.50
% change year-on-year - -34.48% -

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 15,675 36,175 39,402
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 42.89% 42.42% 41.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 9,562 22,789 24,558
Median daily rate £475 £463 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.70% +2.78% +3.45%
10th Percentile £250 £259 £250
90th Percentile £675 £638 £625
UK median daily rate £463 £454 £450
% change year-on-year +1.87% +0.89% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 626 1,231 1,453
Median hourly rate £21.00 £19.00 £17.51
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.53% +8.51% +1.10%
10th Percentile £12.37 £11.17 £11.17
90th Percentile £49.75 £50.75 £47.50
Median hourly rate £21.50 £19.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year +13.16% +8.57% -

Sybase
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Sybase in England

Sybase
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Sybase in England.

Daily rate trend for Sybase in England

Sybase
Daily Rate Histogram in England

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Sybase in England over the 6 months to 11 July 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Sybase in England

Sybase
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Sybase in England.

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 11 July 2020. 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 +201 125 £543 -9.58% 3
South East +153 10 £475 -
South West +73 3 - -
Midlands +88 2 £438 -17.45%
East Midlands +59 2 £438 -17.45%
Sybase
UK

For the 6 months to 11 July 2020, IT contractor jobs citing Sybase also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the England region with a requirement for Sybase.

1 108 (77.14%) Oracle
2 100 (71.43%) SQL
3 95 (67.86%) SQL Server
4 79 (56.43%) Java
5 58 (41.43%) Finance
6 53 (37.86%) Agile Software Development
7 52 (37.14%) Linux
8 51 (36.43%) Unix
9 48 (34.29%) PostgreSQL
10 47 (33.57%) AWS
11 46 (32.86%) MySQL
12 45 (32.14%) Banking
12 45 (32.14%) Relational Database
13 41 (29.29%) T-SQL
14 40 (28.57%) MongoDB
15 38 (27.14%) PL/SQL
15 38 (27.14%) XML
16 37 (26.43%) Windows
17 36 (25.71%) Red Hat
18 34 (24.29%) Python
19 32 (22.86%) JIRA
20 31 (22.14%) RDBMS
20 31 (22.14%) Azure
20 31 (22.14%) Confluence
21 29 (20.71%) JBoss
22 28 (20.00%) Perl
22 28 (20.00%) Hibernate
23 27 (19.29%) Apache Camel
23 27 (19.29%) Red Hat Fuse
24 25 (17.86%) WebLogic

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 31 (22.14%) Confluence
2 29 (20.71%) JBoss
3 27 (19.29%) Red Hat Fuse
4 25 (17.86%) WebLogic
5 23 (16.43%) MQSeries
6 9 (6.43%) Apache
7 7 (5.00%) SharePoint
8 5 (3.57%) Apache Airflow
8 5 (3.57%) Elasticsearch
8 5 (3.57%) Jupyter
9 4 (2.86%) Mule
9 4 (2.86%) nginx
10 3 (2.14%) Apache Spark
11 2 (1.43%) CMS
11 2 (1.43%) Jetty
11 2 (1.43%) Oracle Self-Service HR
11 2 (1.43%) SharePoint Server
11 2 (1.43%) Tomcat
11 2 (1.43%) WebSphere
12 1 (0.71%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 2 (1.43%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (1.43%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 7 (5.00%) FINCAD Analytics
2 3 (2.14%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (2.14%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
3 2 (1.43%) Oracle 11i
4 1 (0.71%) Endur
4 1 (0.71%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 47 (33.57%) AWS
2 31 (22.14%) Azure
3 10 (7.14%) GCP
4 8 (5.71%) GitHub
5 7 (5.00%) AWS Step Functions
5 7 (5.00%) OpenShift
6 6 (4.29%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (2.14%) IaaS
7 3 (2.14%) PaaS
7 3 (2.14%) SaaS
8 2 (1.43%) NuGet
9 1 (0.71%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 9 (6.43%) DNS
2 7 (5.00%) Kerberos
3 3 (2.14%) HTTP
3 3 (2.14%) SSL
4 2 (1.43%) Internet
4 2 (1.43%) Intranet
4 2 (1.43%) SAN
4 2 (1.43%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 95 (67.86%) SQL Server
2 48 (34.29%) PostgreSQL
3 46 (32.86%) MySQL
4 45 (32.14%) Relational Database
5 40 (28.57%) MongoDB
6 31 (22.14%) RDBMS
7 24 (17.14%) Oracle Database
8 18 (12.86%) NoSQL
9 17 (12.14%) Oracle Database 11g
10 14 (10.00%) MariaDB
11 13 (9.29%) Amazon Aurora
11 13 (9.29%) Oracle Database 12c
12 12 (8.57%) Apache Cassandra
12 12 (8.57%) Oracle Reports
12 12 (8.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 12 (8.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 12 (8.57%) Sybase ASE
13 11 (7.86%) DB2
13 11 (7.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 9 (6.43%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 32 (22.86%) JIRA
2 12 (8.57%) Git (software)
2 12 (8.57%) Subversion
3 7 (5.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 7 (5.00%) Bitbucket
3 7 (5.00%) FishEye
3 7 (5.00%) Jenkins
3 7 (5.00%) Maven
4 6 (4.29%) Cucumber
4 6 (4.29%) Hudson
5 5 (3.57%) TeamCity
6 4 (2.86%) jMock
6 4 (2.86%) JUnit
7 2 (1.43%) Ant
7 2 (1.43%) ClearCase
7 2 (1.43%) Eclipse
7 2 (1.43%) IntelliJ
7 2 (1.43%) Mercurial
7 2 (1.43%) Poseidon for UML
7 2 (1.43%) Selenium
General
1 58 (41.43%) Finance
2 45 (32.14%) Banking
3 17 (12.14%) Investment Banking
4 16 (11.43%) Front Office
5 6 (4.29%) Back Office
6 4 (2.86%) Law
7 3 (2.14%) Advertising
8 2 (1.43%) Financial Institution
8 2 (1.43%) Public Sector
9 1 (0.71%) International Banking
9 1 (0.71%) Retail
9 1 (0.71%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 45 (32.14%) Developer
2 34 (24.29%) Architect
3 26 (18.57%) DBA
4 24 (17.14%) Java Developer
5 19 (13.57%) Oracle DBA
6 15 (10.71%) Applications Architect
7 13 (9.29%) Cloud Architect
8 12 (8.57%) Administrator
8 12 (8.57%) AWS Engineer
9 11 (7.86%) AWS Developer
9 11 (7.86%) Java Engineer
10 10 (7.14%) AWS Software Engineer
10 10 (7.14%) Software Engineer
10 10 (7.14%) Sybase DBA
11 9 (6.43%) Database Engineer
11 9 (6.43%) Java Software Engineer
12 8 (5.71%) Developer/Software Engineer
12 8 (5.71%) Java Software Developer
12 8 (5.71%) SailPoint Architect
12 8 (5.71%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (27.14%) XML
2 28 (20.00%) Hibernate
3 27 (19.29%) Apache Camel
4 23 (16.43%) ActiveMQ
4 23 (16.43%) JSON
4 23 (16.43%) MSMQ
4 23 (16.43%) RabbitMQ
5 22 (15.71%) REST
6 20 (14.29%) Web Services
7 18 (12.86%) Spring
8 17 (12.14%) HTML
9 15 (10.71%) LDAP
10 14 (10.00%) J2EE
11 12 (8.57%) Node.js
12 10 (7.14%) AngularJS
12 10 (7.14%) SailPoint
13 9 (6.43%) .NET
14 8 (5.71%) JSP
14 8 (5.71%) Servlets
14 8 (5.71%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 15 (10.71%) Derivative
2 14 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (10.00%) Fixed Income
2 14 (10.00%) Hedge funds
3 11 (7.86%) Data Centre
4 10 (7.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 9 (6.43%) Equity Derivative
6 8 (5.71%) Pricing Data
7 7 (5.00%) Replication
8 5 (3.57%) Management Information System
8 5 (3.57%) Market Risk
9 4 (2.86%) Clustering
9 4 (2.86%) Equities
10 3 (2.14%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (2.14%) User Experience
11 2 (1.43%) Algorithms
11 2 (1.43%) Data Structures
11 2 (1.43%) Greenfield Project
12 1 (0.71%) Credit Risk
12 1 (0.71%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 52 (37.14%) Linux
2 51 (36.43%) Unix
3 37 (26.43%) Windows
4 17 (12.14%) Solaris
5 14 (10.00%) AIX
6 11 (7.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 9 (6.43%) Windows Server
8 3 (2.14%) CentOS
8 3 (2.14%) Debian
8 3 (2.14%) HPUX
8 3 (2.14%) Ubuntu
8 3 (2.14%) Windows Server 2019
9 2 (1.43%) Android
9 2 (1.43%) Apple iOS
9 2 (1.43%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (37.86%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (17.86%) Microservices
3 22 (15.71%) Problem-Solving
4 21 (15.00%) Migration
5 19 (13.57%) Software Engineering
6 18 (12.86%) Waterfall
7 17 (12.14%) Data Management
7 17 (12.14%) Project Management
8 16 (11.43%) Asset Management
9 15 (10.71%) DevOps
9 15 (10.71%) ITIL
10 13 (9.29%) Performance Tuning
10 13 (9.29%) Test Automation
11 11 (7.86%) Analytics
11 11 (7.86%) Capacity Planning
11 11 (7.86%) Infrastructure as Code
11 11 (7.86%) TDD
12 10 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
12 10 (7.14%) High Availability
13 9 (6.43%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 100 (71.43%) SQL
2 79 (56.43%) Java
3 41 (29.29%) T-SQL
4 38 (27.14%) PL/SQL
5 34 (24.29%) Python
6 28 (20.00%) Perl
7 21 (15.00%) C#
8 19 (13.57%) Bash Shell
9 18 (12.86%) JavaScript
9 18 (12.86%) PowerShell
9 18 (12.86%) Shell Script
10 8 (5.71%) C++
11 7 (5.00%) Korn
11 7 (5.00%) Kotlin
11 7 (5.00%) Ruby
12 5 (3.57%) BeanShell
12 5 (3.57%) CQL
12 5 (3.57%) R
12 5 (3.57%) Scala
12 5 (3.57%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 23 (16.43%) Security Cleared
2 18 (12.86%) SC Cleared
3 9 (6.43%) Degree
4 2 (1.43%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (1.43%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.71%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.71%) MCITP
5 1 (0.71%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.43%) SLA
2 3 (2.14%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 3 (2.14%) MiFID
3 1 (0.71%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.71%) GDPR
3 1 (0.71%) QA
3 1 (0.71%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 16 (11.43%) Docker
2 15 (10.71%) Active Directory
2 15 (10.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (9.29%) Oracle RAC
4 6 (4.29%) Squid
4 6 (4.29%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (2.14%) Citrix Hypervisor
5 3 (2.14%) Hyper-V
6 2 (1.43%) Oracle Clusterware
7 1 (0.71%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 1 (0.71%) NFS
7 1 (0.71%) Samba
7 1 (0.71%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 16 (11.43%) Kubernetes
2 15 (10.71%) Ansible
3 14 (10.00%) Puppet
4 12 (8.57%) Data Guard
5 8 (5.71%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 8 (5.71%) Oracle RMAN
6 6 (4.29%) Cacti
6 6 (4.29%) Nagios
6 6 (4.29%) Opscode Chef
6 6 (4.29%) Opsview
6 6 (4.29%) Red Hat Satellite
6 6 (4.29%) Terraform
7 4 (2.86%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
8 3 (2.14%) Foglight
8 3 (2.14%) Grafana
8 3 (2.14%) Oracle Flashback
9 2 (1.43%) Control-M
9 2 (1.43%) Salt
10 1 (0.71%) EMC NetWorker
10 1 (0.71%) QRadar
Vendors
1 108 (77.14%) Oracle
2 36 (25.71%) Red Hat
3 24 (17.14%) MuleSoft
4 23 (16.43%) Axway
5 21 (15.00%) Microsoft
6 19 (13.57%) IBM
7 15 (10.71%) VMware
8 12 (8.57%) Sun
9 10 (7.14%) SAP
10 8 (5.71%) HP
10 8 (5.71%) Novell
10 8 (5.71%) PeopleSoft
11 7 (5.00%) Google
11 7 (5.00%) Splunk
12 6 (4.29%) CheckPoint
12 6 (4.29%) SaltStack
13 5 (3.57%) Atlassian
13 5 (3.57%) EMC
14 4 (2.86%) Murex
14 4 (2.86%) Tableau