Period
to 16 November 2019

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 16 November 2019 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
16 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 583 613 423
Rank change year-on-year +30 -190 +46
Contract jobs citing Sybase 201 272 500
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.26% 0.29% 0.53%
As % of the Vendors category 0.61% 0.68% 1.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 210 318
England median daily rate £600 £550 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.09% - +10.00%
10th Percentile £425 £380 £412
90th Percentile £759 £677 £652
UK median daily rate £600 £550 £550
% change year-on-year +9.09% - +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
England median hourly rate £35.00 - -
UK median hourly rate £35.00 - -

Sybase is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all 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 33,012 40,220 40,631
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 43.42% 42.32% 42.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 20,901 25,255 25,440
England median daily rate £450 £450 £445
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +1.12% +4.71%
10th Percentile £244 £250 £250
90th Percentile £638 £625 £625
UK median daily rate £450 £450 £430
% change year-on-year - +4.65% +2.99%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,285 1,518 1,364
England median hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £17.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.57% +0.72% +5.30%
10th Percentile £11.17 £11.00 £10.66
90th Percentile £53.17 £47.00 £45.48
UK median hourly rate £19.50 £17.50 £17.48
% change year-on-year +11.43% +0.11% +5.94%

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 16 November 2019.

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 16 November 2019. 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 +46 180 £625 +13.64% 15
South West -8 6 £525 -6.25%
North of England +35 5 £500 +16.28% 1
Midlands - 4 £503 -
South East +28 3 - -
Yorkshire - 3 £500 -
East Midlands - 3 £530 -
North West +19 2 £509 -1.26% 1
East of England +7 2 £440 +15.79% 2
West Midlands - 1 £475 -
Sybase
UK

For the 6 months to 16 November 2019, 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.

1 148 (73.63%) Oracle
2 135 (67.16%) SQL
3 123 (61.19%) Java
4 88 (43.78%) SQL Server
5 87 (43.28%) PostgreSQL
6 81 (40.30%) Finance
7 78 (38.81%) AWS
8 66 (32.84%) Relational Database
9 59 (29.35%) Agile Software Development
10 54 (26.87%) Front Office
11 53 (26.37%) Microservices
12 52 (25.87%) RDBMS
13 51 (25.37%) DB2
14 50 (24.88%) Banking
14 50 (24.88%) Azure
15 49 (24.38%) MySQL
16 48 (23.88%) Software Engineering
17 47 (23.38%) Linux
18 46 (22.89%) Web Services
19 45 (22.39%) J2EE
19 45 (22.39%) Python
19 45 (22.39%) Derivative
19 45 (22.39%) MongoDB
20 43 (21.39%) Asset Management
21 42 (20.90%) Security Cleared
22 40 (19.90%) XML
23 37 (18.41%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
23 37 (18.41%) Fixed Income
23 37 (18.41%) Amazon Aurora
24 35 (17.41%) Perl

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 29 (14.43%) JBoss
1 29 (14.43%) WebLogic
2 26 (12.94%) Confluence
3 23 (11.44%) MQSeries
4 11 (5.47%) Apache Spark
5 9 (4.48%) Apache
6 6 (2.99%) Elasticsearch
6 6 (2.99%) Jetty
6 6 (2.99%) Oracle Self-Service HR
6 6 (2.99%) Tomcat
7 4 (1.99%) Oracle Coherence
8 3 (1.49%) NetWeaver
8 3 (1.49%) SharePoint Server
9 2 (1.00%) Apache Airflow
9 2 (1.00%) IIS
9 2 (1.00%) SAS
10 1 (0.50%) Cloud Foundry
10 1 (0.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 1 (0.50%) SAP EP
Applications
1 7 (3.48%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (1.99%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (1.00%) SPSS
4 1 (0.50%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 19 (9.45%) FINCAD Analytics
2 8 (3.98%) PolarLake
3 6 (2.99%) Markit EDM
4 4 (1.99%) Oracle Cash Management
5 2 (1.00%) SAP S/4HANA
6 1 (0.50%) SAP CO
6 1 (0.50%) SAP FI
6 1 (0.50%) SAP FI/CO
6 1 (0.50%) SAP GRC
6 1 (0.50%) SAP IS-U
6 1 (0.50%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 78 (38.81%) AWS
2 50 (24.88%) Azure
3 25 (12.44%) GCP
4 19 (9.45%) AWS Step Functions
5 6 (2.99%) PaaS
6 4 (1.99%) IaaS
6 4 (1.99%) Power Platform
7 3 (1.49%) GitHub
8 2 (1.00%) SaaS
8 2 (1.00%) SuccessFactors
9 1 (0.50%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.50%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.98%) TCP/IP
2 6 (2.99%) SSH
3 4 (1.99%) ATM
3 4 (1.99%) FIX Connectivity
3 4 (1.99%) Internet
3 4 (1.99%) ISDN
4 3 (1.49%) 3GPP
4 3 (1.49%) CDMA
4 3 (1.49%) DHCP
4 3 (1.49%) Diameter Protocol
4 3 (1.49%) DNS
4 3 (1.49%) GPRS
4 3 (1.49%) GSM
4 3 (1.49%) ISUP
4 3 (1.49%) Megaco
4 3 (1.49%) PSTN
4 3 (1.49%) UMTS
4 3 (1.49%) WCDMA
5 2 (1.00%) NAS
5 2 (1.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 88 (43.78%) SQL Server
2 87 (43.28%) PostgreSQL
3 66 (32.84%) Relational Database
4 52 (25.87%) RDBMS
5 51 (25.37%) DB2
6 49 (24.38%) MySQL
7 45 (22.39%) MongoDB
8 37 (18.41%) Amazon Aurora
9 29 (14.43%) Oracle Database
10 27 (13.43%) Apache Cassandra
11 21 (10.45%) NoSQL
12 19 (9.45%) Amazon Athena
12 19 (9.45%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 19 (9.45%) Couchbase
12 19 (9.45%) HBase
12 19 (9.45%) MariaDB
12 19 (9.45%) Neo4j
12 19 (9.45%) Redis
13 18 (8.96%) Big Data
14 14 (6.97%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 26 (12.94%) JIRA
2 11 (5.47%) Jenkins
3 7 (3.48%) Ant
3 7 (3.48%) ClearCase
3 7 (3.48%) Git (software)
3 7 (3.48%) Maven
3 7 (3.48%) Subversion
4 6 (2.99%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 6 (2.99%) Eclipse
4 6 (2.99%) FishEye
4 6 (2.99%) Gradle
4 6 (2.99%) Hudson
4 6 (2.99%) IntelliJ
4 6 (2.99%) Leiningen
4 6 (2.99%) Mercurial
4 6 (2.99%) Poseidon for UML
4 6 (2.99%) Vagrant
5 4 (1.99%) Cucumber
5 4 (1.99%) JUnit
5 4 (1.99%) Selenium
General
1 81 (40.30%) Finance
2 54 (26.87%) Front Office
3 50 (24.88%) Banking
4 15 (7.46%) Investment Banking
5 13 (6.47%) Public Sector
6 7 (3.48%) Financial Institution
7 5 (2.49%) Back Office
8 3 (1.49%) Telecoms
9 2 (1.00%) Advertising
9 2 (1.00%) Electronics
9 2 (1.00%) Law
9 2 (1.00%) Manufacturing
9 2 (1.00%) Marketing
9 2 (1.00%) Publishing
10 1 (0.50%) Games
10 1 (0.50%) Greek Language
10 1 (0.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 90 (44.78%) Developer
2 59 (29.35%) Java Developer
3 37 (18.41%) Architect
4 30 (14.93%) Java Engineer
5 28 (13.93%) Software Engineer
6 27 (13.43%) AWS Engineer
7 25 (12.44%) AWS Developer
8 24 (11.94%) Developer/Software Engineer
9 23 (11.44%) DBA
10 22 (10.95%) Java Software Developer
10 22 (10.95%) Java Software Engineer
11 19 (9.45%) Oracle DBA
12 18 (8.96%) AWS Software Engineer
12 18 (8.96%) Senior Developer
13 15 (7.46%) Technical Architect
14 14 (6.97%) Senior DBA
15 12 (5.97%) Data Engineer
15 12 (5.97%) Full Stack Developer
15 12 (5.97%) Senior Oracle DBA
16 10 (4.98%) NoSQL Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (22.89%) Web Services
2 45 (22.39%) J2EE
3 40 (19.90%) XML
4 33 (16.42%) Hibernate
5 30 (14.93%) Apache Camel
6 29 (14.43%) ActiveMQ
6 29 (14.43%) JSON
6 29 (14.43%) RabbitMQ
7 26 (12.94%) J2SE
8 23 (11.44%) MSMQ
9 22 (10.95%) Dropwizard
9 22 (10.95%) gRPC
10 20 (9.95%) AngularJS
11 16 (7.96%) FIX Protocol
11 16 (7.96%) HTML
12 14 (6.97%) Spring
13 12 (5.97%) RESTful
14 11 (5.47%) Kafka
15 10 (4.98%) HTML5
15 10 (4.98%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 45 (22.39%) Derivative
2 37 (18.41%) Fixed Income
2 37 (18.41%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 27 (13.43%) Equity Derivative
4 23 (11.44%) Equities
4 23 (11.44%) Hedge funds
5 22 (10.95%) Pricing Data
6 21 (10.45%) Analytical Skills
7 18 (8.96%) Market Risk
8 16 (7.96%) Clustering
8 16 (7.96%) Greenfield Project
9 14 (6.97%) Replication
10 7 (3.48%) Enterprise Software
10 7 (3.48%) Reference Data
11 6 (2.99%) SWIFT
11 6 (2.99%) User Experience
12 4 (1.99%) Data Structures
13 3 (1.49%) Credit Risk
13 3 (1.49%) Grid Computing
14 2 (1.00%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 47 (23.38%) Linux
2 32 (15.92%) Unix
3 22 (10.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 21 (10.45%) Windows
5 13 (6.47%) Solaris
6 7 (3.48%) Windows NT
7 6 (2.99%) Android
7 6 (2.99%) Apple iOS
7 6 (2.99%) CentOS
7 6 (2.99%) Debian
7 6 (2.99%) Mac OS X
7 6 (2.99%) Ubuntu
8 3 (1.49%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
8 3 (1.49%) Windows 2000
9 1 (0.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (29.35%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (26.37%) Microservices
3 48 (23.88%) Software Engineering
4 43 (21.39%) Asset Management
5 30 (14.93%) Problem-Solving
6 29 (14.43%) Analytics
6 29 (14.43%) Migration
7 25 (12.44%) Data Management
7 25 (12.44%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 23 (11.44%) Waterfall
9 22 (10.95%) Enterprise Data Management
10 19 (9.45%) Risk Analytics
11 17 (8.46%) DevOps
12 15 (7.46%) Task Automation
13 14 (6.97%) Data Security
14 13 (6.47%) High Availability
15 12 (5.97%) Disaster Recovery
15 12 (5.97%) ITIL
16 11 (5.47%) Project Management
16 11 (5.47%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 135 (67.16%) SQL
2 123 (61.19%) Java
3 45 (22.39%) Python
4 35 (17.41%) Perl
5 30 (14.93%) PL/SQL
5 30 (14.93%) T-SQL
6 21 (10.45%) Scala
6 21 (10.45%) Shell Script
7 19 (9.45%) Kotlin
8 17 (8.46%) C++
9 14 (6.97%) PowerShell
10 13 (6.47%) JavaScript
11 10 (4.98%) C#
12 7 (3.48%) Bash Shell
12 7 (3.48%) Ruby
13 6 (2.99%) Clojure
13 6 (2.99%) ClojureScript
13 6 (2.99%) Groovy
13 6 (2.99%) Java 8
14 4 (1.99%) VBA
Qualifications
1 42 (20.90%) Security Cleared
2 28 (13.93%) SC Cleared
3 9 (4.48%) DV Cleared
4 8 (3.98%) OCA
4 8 (3.98%) OCP
4 8 (3.98%) Oracle Certification
5 7 (3.48%) ITIL Certification
6 5 (2.49%) Degree
7 3 (1.49%) CISSP
8 1 (0.50%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (0.50%) Computer Science Degree
8 1 (0.50%) Master's Degree
8 1 (0.50%) MBA
8 1 (0.50%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.99%) Data Quality
1 4 (1.99%) QA
2 3 (1.49%) COBIT
2 3 (1.49%) GDPR
2 3 (1.49%) GLBA
2 3 (1.49%) HIPAA
2 3 (1.49%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
2 3 (1.49%) NIST
2 3 (1.49%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.50%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (9.95%) Oracle RAC
2 6 (2.99%) Docker
3 3 (1.49%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 3 (1.49%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.00%) HDFS
4 2 (1.00%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 12 (5.97%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
2 9 (4.48%) Data Guard
2 9 (4.48%) Puppet
3 8 (3.98%) Oracle RMAN
4 6 (2.99%) Kubernetes
4 6 (2.99%) Salt
5 4 (1.99%) Ansible
6 3 (1.49%) CASB
6 3 (1.49%) IBM Guardium
7 2 (1.00%) Hadoop YARN
7 2 (1.00%) Oozie
8 1 (0.50%) Microsoft Clustering
8 1 (0.50%) Pacemaker
8 1 (0.50%) vRealize
8 1 (0.50%) vRealize Orchestrator
Vendors
1 148 (73.63%) Oracle
2 28 (13.93%) Red Hat
3 25 (12.44%) MuleSoft
4 23 (11.44%) Axway
5 22 (10.95%) Google
6 15 (7.46%) SAP
7 14 (6.97%) HP
8 9 (4.48%) Microsoft
9 8 (3.98%) Bloomberg
9 8 (3.98%) Cloudera
9 8 (3.98%) Hortonworks
9 8 (3.98%) Sun
10 4 (1.99%) Netezza
10 4 (1.99%) VMware
11 3 (1.49%) Forcepoint
11 3 (1.49%) Huawei
11 3 (1.49%) Imperva
11 3 (1.49%) McAfee
11 3 (1.49%) Symantec
11 3 (1.49%) Teradata