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 3 months to 26 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
UK / England
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 355 422 357
Rank change year-on-year +67 -65  
Contract jobs citing Sybase 254 206 300
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.59% 0.42% 0.59%
As % of the Vendors category 1.34% 0.95% 1.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 169 149 200
Median daily rate £550 £500 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £350 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £617 £625
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 England.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 18970 21682 22783
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 43.95% 44.49% 44.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 11606 13612 13631
Median daily rate £427 £405 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.43% +1.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £251 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 635 721 1031
Median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.89% -  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.15 £11.00 £11.17
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.33 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.50 £18.07
% change year-on-year -14.63% +13.44%  

Sybase
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England 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 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 3 months to 26 June 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 3 months to 26 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 +62 230 £550 +4.76% 40
South East +26 15 £419 -6.94% 7
North West +24 4 £450 +25.00%
East of England -3 4 £350 -30.00% 2
Sybase
UK

For the 6 months to 26 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 England region with a requirement for Sybase.

1 272 (56.67%) SQL
2 257 (53.54%) Finance
3 229 (47.71%) Java
4 201 (41.88%) Oracle
5 198 (41.25%) Unix
5 198 (41.25%) Linux
6 167 (34.79%) Banking
7 133 (27.71%) Perl
8 115 (23.96%) SQL Server
9 111 (23.13%) Front Office
10 106 (22.08%) Agile Software Development
11 104 (21.67%) Relational Database
12 96 (20.00%) C#
13 87 (18.13%) Shell Script
14 84 (17.50%) Fixed Income
14 84 (17.50%) C++
15 79 (16.46%) Analytical Skills
16 72 (15.00%) Python
16 72 (15.00%) Degree
17 71 (14.79%) Investment Banking
18 69 (14.38%) Derivative
19 68 (14.17%) OO
20 66 (13.75%) DB2
20 66 (13.75%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
21 63 (13.13%) Spring
22 60 (12.50%) SDLC
23 58 (12.08%) Equities
24 50 (10.42%) Windows
25 49 (10.21%) JMS
25 49 (10.21%) RDBMS

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 17 (3.54%) WebSphere
2 16 (3.33%) Oracle Workflow
3 11 (2.29%) Apache Spark
3 11 (2.29%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 11 (2.29%) WebLogic
4 10 (2.08%) Tomcat
5 9 (1.88%) Elasticsearch
5 9 (1.88%) NetWeaver
6 8 (1.67%) MQSeries
7 6 (1.25%) Apache
7 6 (1.25%) Confluence
7 6 (1.25%) JBoss
8 4 (0.83%) Apache Pig
8 4 (0.83%) Apache Qpid
9 3 (0.63%) GemFire
9 3 (0.63%) Mule
9 3 (0.63%) Oracle Coherence
9 3 (0.63%) WebLogic Integration
9 3 (0.63%) WebLogic Portal
9 3 (0.63%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 24 (5.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (1.25%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (0.63%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (0.63%) MS Visio
3 3 (0.63%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 10 (2.08%) ION MarketView
2 7 (1.46%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 4 (0.83%) Murex MxG2000
4 3 (0.63%) Oracle BPM
4 3 (0.63%) RMDS
5 2 (0.42%) Kondor
5 2 (0.42%) SAP BPC
5 2 (0.42%) SAP MII
6 1 (0.21%) Actimize
6 1 (0.21%) BondVision
6 1 (0.21%) FINCAD Analytics
6 1 (0.21%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 20 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (1.04%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.21%) Amazon EMR
3 1 (0.21%) OpenShift
3 1 (0.21%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (2.50%) LDAP
2 10 (2.08%) SAN
3 8 (1.67%) Internet
4 7 (1.46%) Firewall
5 5 (1.04%) LAN
6 4 (0.83%) SNMP
6 4 (0.83%) TCP/IP
7 3 (0.63%) Intranet
7 3 (0.63%) Multicast
7 3 (0.63%) WAN
8 2 (0.42%) FCoE
8 2 (0.42%) Fibre Channel
8 2 (0.42%) FTP
8 2 (0.42%) HTTP
8 2 (0.42%) iSCSI
8 2 (0.42%) NAS
8 2 (0.42%) SDH
9 1 (0.21%) DWDM
9 1 (0.21%) Kerberos
9 1 (0.21%) PPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 115 (23.96%) SQL Server
2 104 (21.67%) Relational Database
3 66 (13.75%) DB2
4 49 (10.21%) RDBMS
5 44 (9.17%) Sybase ASE
6 30 (6.25%) Data Mart
7 29 (6.04%) NoSQL
8 21 (4.38%) MongoDB
8 21 (4.38%) SAP HANA
9 20 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
9 20 (4.17%) Oracle Database
10 19 (3.96%) Hadoop
11 18 (3.75%) Big Data
12 17 (3.54%) Apache Cassandra
12 17 (3.54%) BusinessObjects
13 13 (2.71%) HBase
13 13 (2.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 12 (2.50%) PostgreSQL
15 11 (2.29%) KDB
15 11 (2.29%) Sybase IQ
Development Applications
1 38 (7.92%) Subversion
2 30 (6.25%) Git (software)
2 30 (6.25%) JUnit
3 27 (5.63%) Maven
4 26 (5.42%) TeamCity
5 19 (3.96%) JIRA
6 18 (3.75%) Sonatype Nexus
7 13 (2.71%) Jenkins
8 10 (2.08%) Selenium
9 9 (1.88%) JBehave
10 7 (1.46%) Concordion
10 7 (1.46%) Cucumber
10 7 (1.46%) IntelliJ
10 7 (1.46%) Mockito
11 5 (1.04%) jMock
12 4 (0.83%) ClearCase
12 4 (0.83%) Team Foundation Server
12 4 (0.83%) Visual Studio
13 3 (0.63%) EasyMock
13 3 (0.63%) Hudson
General
1 257 (53.54%) Finance
2 167 (34.79%) Banking
3 111 (23.13%) Front Office
4 71 (14.79%) Investment Banking
5 37 (7.71%) Financial Institution
6 16 (3.33%) Back Office
7 9 (1.88%) Prime Brokerage
7 9 (1.88%) Telecoms
8 8 (1.67%) Games
9 7 (1.46%) French Language
10 6 (1.25%) Retail
11 3 (0.63%) General Ledger
11 3 (0.63%) German Language
11 3 (0.63%) Multimedia
12 2 (0.42%) Pharmaceutical
13 1 (0.21%) Legal
13 1 (0.21%) Publishing
13 1 (0.21%) Synthetic Prime Brokerage
Job Titles
1 248 (51.67%) Developer
2 119 (24.79%) Java Developer
3 73 (15.21%) Analyst
4 53 (11.04%) DBA
5 52 (10.83%) C# Developer
6 47 (9.79%) C++ Developer
7 28 (5.83%) Consultant
7 28 (5.83%) Sybase DBA
8 27 (5.63%) C++/C# Developer
8 27 (5.63%) Support Analyst
9 21 (4.38%) Software Developer
10 20 (4.17%) C# Software Developer
11 19 (3.96%) Administrator
11 19 (3.96%) SQL Developer
12 18 (3.75%) C++ Software Developer
12 18 (3.75%) Sybase Developer
13 17 (3.54%) FX Support Analyst
13 17 (3.54%) Senior Developer
14 15 (3.13%) Front Office Developer
14 15 (3.13%) Murex Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (13.13%) Spring
2 49 (10.21%) JMS
3 46 (9.58%) J2EE
4 44 (9.17%) XML
5 42 (8.75%) Hibernate
6 37 (7.71%) .NET
7 33 (6.88%) FIX Protocol
7 33 (6.88%) Middleware
8 31 (6.46%) HTML
9 30 (6.25%) Web Services
10 24 (5.00%) Murex MxML
11 22 (4.58%) HTML5
12 20 (4.17%) SAP Basis
13 19 (3.96%) SOAP
13 19 (3.96%) Ultra Messaging
14 17 (3.54%) J2SE
14 17 (3.54%) JSP
14 17 (3.54%) WPF
15 16 (3.33%) CSS
15 16 (3.33%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 84 (17.50%) Fixed Income
2 79 (16.46%) Analytical Skills
3 69 (14.38%) Derivative
4 66 (13.75%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 58 (12.08%) Equities
6 28 (5.83%) Equity Derivative
7 22 (4.58%) Computer Science
8 20 (4.17%) Interest Rate Derivative
9 16 (3.33%) Market Risk
10 15 (3.13%) Data Structures
11 13 (2.71%) Greenfield Project
12 12 (2.50%) N-Tier
13 11 (2.29%) OTC Derivatives
14 10 (2.08%) Reference Data
15 9 (1.88%) Management Information System
16 7 (1.46%) Fintech
16 7 (1.46%) Replication
17 5 (1.04%) Virtual Team
18 4 (0.83%) Data Centre
18 4 (0.83%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 198 (41.25%) Linux
1 198 (41.25%) Unix
2 50 (10.42%) Windows
3 35 (7.29%) Solaris
4 11 (2.29%) CentOS
5 9 (1.88%) SUSE
6 7 (1.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (1.04%) Oracle Linux
8 4 (0.83%) Windows Server
9 1 (0.21%) AIX
9 1 (0.21%) HPUX
9 1 (0.21%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.21%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 106 (22.08%) Agile Software Development
2 68 (14.17%) OO
3 60 (12.50%) SDLC
4 44 (9.17%) Test Automation
5 43 (8.96%) Data Modelling
6 42 (8.75%) Electronic Trading
7 39 (8.13%) Risk Management
8 36 (7.50%) Multithreading
9 34 (7.08%) Performance Tuning
10 33 (6.88%) Analytics
10 33 (6.88%) ITIL
11 32 (6.67%) Mentoring
11 32 (6.67%) Workflow
12 31 (6.46%) Change Management
12 31 (6.46%) Integration Testing
13 28 (5.83%) Business Intelligence
13 28 (5.83%) OOD
14 27 (5.63%) Low Latency
15 25 (5.21%) Mathematics
15 25 (5.21%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 272 (56.67%) SQL
2 229 (47.71%) Java
3 133 (27.71%) Perl
4 96 (20.00%) C#
5 87 (18.13%) Shell Script
6 84 (17.50%) C++
7 72 (15.00%) Python
8 47 (9.79%) T-SQL
9 46 (9.58%) JavaScript
10 29 (6.04%) Korn
11 28 (5.83%) Bash Shell
12 25 (5.21%) PL/SQL
13 24 (5.00%) C
14 22 (4.58%) Ruby
15 20 (4.17%) VBA
16 14 (2.92%) VB
17 13 (2.71%) CQL
18 10 (2.08%) PowerShell
18 10 (2.08%) R
18 10 (2.08%) Scala
Qualifications
1 72 (15.00%) Degree
2 16 (3.33%) ISEB
3 9 (1.88%) ISTQB
4 8 (1.67%) Computer Science Degree
4 8 (1.67%) Master's Degree
4 8 (1.67%) Numerate Degree
5 4 (0.83%) Security Cleared
6 3 (0.63%) Sun Certification
7 2 (0.42%) BC Cleared
7 2 (0.42%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.21%) ACCA
8 1 (0.21%) CCIE
8 1 (0.21%) CIMA
8 1 (0.21%) CISA
8 1 (0.21%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.21%) CISSP
8 1 (0.21%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (4.79%) QA
2 19 (3.96%) MiFID
3 16 (3.33%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.42%) EMIR
4 2 (0.42%) GDPR
4 2 (0.42%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.21%) COBIT
5 1 (0.21%) COREP
5 1 (0.21%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 14 (2.92%) Docker
2 5 (1.04%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 5 (1.04%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (0.83%) Active Directory
3 4 (0.83%) Apache Flume
4 3 (0.63%) NFS
4 3 (0.63%) Oracle RAC
5 2 (0.42%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.42%) KVM
5 2 (0.42%) SRDF
5 2 (0.42%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 2 (0.42%) Xen
6 1 (0.21%) NDS
6 1 (0.21%) NetIQ eDirectory
6 1 (0.21%) Veritas File System
Systems Management
1 16 (3.33%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (1.46%) Puppet
3 6 (1.25%) Control-M
4 4 (0.83%) Ansible
5 3 (0.63%) Oozie
5 3 (0.63%) Rundeck
5 3 (0.63%) Tivoli
6 2 (0.42%) Graphite
6 2 (0.42%) Kibana
6 2 (0.42%) Kubernetes
6 2 (0.42%) logstash
6 2 (0.42%) Nagios
7 1 (0.21%) BladeLogic
7 1 (0.21%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
7 1 (0.21%) MOM
7 1 (0.21%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.21%) Netcool
7 1 (0.21%) Oracle Identity Management
7 1 (0.21%) SCOM
7 1 (0.21%) Thomson Reuters DACS
Vendors
1 201 (41.88%) Oracle
2 46 (9.58%) SAP
3 41 (8.54%) Murex
4 40 (8.33%) TIBCO
5 24 (5.00%) Bloomberg
5 24 (5.00%) IBM
6 20 (4.17%) Microsoft
7 18 (3.75%) Currenex
7 18 (3.75%) Reuters
8 15 (3.13%) Red Hat
9 14 (2.92%) AppDynamics
9 14 (2.92%) NetApp
10 11 (2.29%) Sun
11 10 (2.08%) ION Trading
11 10 (2.08%) Netezza
11 10 (2.08%) Teradata
12 9 (1.88%) Google
13 8 (1.67%) Infragistics
14 7 (1.46%) Apple
14 7 (1.46%) VMware
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