Period
to 16 January 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 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 January 2018 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
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 60 59 55
Rank change year-on-year -1 -4 +1
Contract jobs citing Sybase 32 21 38
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 2.79% 1.99% 2.51%
As % of the Vendors category 6.87% 4.09% 5.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 4 9
Glasgow median daily rate £425 £330 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +28.79% -12.00% -14.77%
10th Percentile £375 £294 £356
90th Percentile £525 £419 £459
Scotland median daily rate £425 £350 £410
% change year-on-year +21.43% -14.63% -6.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Glasgow median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - - -

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 Glasgow.

All Vendors
Glasgow
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 466 514 677
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 40.63% 48.67% 44.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 260 241 347
Glasgow median daily rate £375 £360 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.17% +6.67% -3.57%
10th Percentile £181 £193 £163
90th Percentile £525 £480 £475
Scotland median daily rate £388 £350 £363
% change year-on-year +10.71% -3.45% -0.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 15 7
Glasgow median hourly rate £20.00 £11.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +81.82% -33.33% +13.79%
10th Percentile £10.35 £9.55 £12.11
90th Percentile £34.13 £45.25 £35.60
Scotland median hourly rate £20.75 £17.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year +18.57% +2.94% +7.80%

Sybase
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for Sybase in Glasgow

Sybase
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Sybase in Glasgow

Sybase
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Sybase in Glasgow over the 6 months to 16 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Sybase in Glasgow

Sybase
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Sybase in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Sybase.

1 31 (96.88%) Perl
2 28 (87.50%) Unix
3 23 (71.88%) DB2
3 23 (71.88%) SQL
4 21 (65.63%) Finance
5 20 (62.50%) Linux
6 19 (59.38%) Java
7 18 (56.25%) Relational Database
8 12 (37.50%) SDLC
9 11 (34.38%) Spring
9 11 (34.38%) J2SE
9 11 (34.38%) RDBMS
10 10 (31.25%) OO
10 10 (31.25%) Shell Script
11 9 (28.13%) PKI
11 9 (28.13%) Microsoft Excel
11 9 (28.13%) JUnit
12 7 (21.88%) Python
12 7 (21.88%) SSL
12 7 (21.88%) Analytical Skills
13 6 (18.75%) People Management
13 6 (18.75%) Time Sharing Option
13 6 (18.75%) CLIST
13 6 (18.75%) Job Entry Subsystem
13 6 (18.75%) Microsoft PowerPoint
13 6 (18.75%) ISPF
13 6 (18.75%) Project Planning
13 6 (18.75%) Time Management
13 6 (18.75%) Git (software)
13 6 (18.75%) zSecure

Sybase
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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 6 (18.75%) CICS
1 6 (18.75%) MQSeries
1 6 (18.75%) SAS
Applications
1 9 (28.13%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (18.75%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (18.75%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 7 (21.88%) SSL
2 6 (18.75%) Kerberos
2 6 (18.75%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (71.88%) DB2
2 18 (56.25%) Relational Database
3 11 (34.38%) RDBMS
4 4 (12.50%) Sybase ASE
5 3 (9.38%) SQLite
6 2 (6.25%) SQL Server
7 1 (3.13%) MSDE
Development Applications
1 9 (28.13%) JUnit
2 6 (18.75%) Git (software)
3 2 (6.25%) Ant
3 2 (6.25%) Gradle
3 2 (6.25%) Hudson
3 2 (6.25%) Jenkins
3 2 (6.25%) Maven
General
1 21 (65.63%) Finance
2 3 (9.38%) Front Office
3 2 (6.25%) Banking
3 2 (6.25%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 22 (68.75%) Developer
2 19 (59.38%) Java Developer
3 4 (12.50%) SAP Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) Assembler Programmer
4 3 (9.38%) Database Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) DBA
4 3 (9.38%) Java Scala Developer
4 3 (9.38%) Mainframe Programmer
4 3 (9.38%) Perl Developer
4 3 (9.38%) Programmer
4 3 (9.38%) Python Developer
4 3 (9.38%) RACF Programmer
4 3 (9.38%) SAS Programmer
4 3 (9.38%) Scala Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Investment Banking Java Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Senior Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Senior Java Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Software Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Sybase DBA
5 2 (6.25%) Sybase Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (34.38%) J2SE
1 11 (34.38%) Spring
2 6 (18.75%) ISPF
2 6 (18.75%) Middleware
3 5 (15.63%) JMS
4 3 (9.38%) REST
5 2 (6.25%) JSON
5 2 (6.25%) Protocol Buffers
5 2 (6.25%) SOAP
5 2 (6.25%) XML
6 1 (3.13%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 9 (28.13%) PKI
2 7 (21.88%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (18.75%) Mainframe
4 4 (12.50%) Greenfield Project
5 3 (9.38%) Client/Server
5 3 (9.38%) Equity Derivative
6 2 (6.25%) Computer Science
6 2 (6.25%) Equities
7 1 (3.13%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 28 (87.50%) Unix
2 20 (62.50%) Linux
3 6 (18.75%) zOS
4 4 (12.50%) Solaris
5 2 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (37.50%) SDLC
2 10 (31.25%) OO
3 6 (18.75%) Information Security
3 6 (18.75%) People Management
3 6 (18.75%) Project Planning
3 6 (18.75%) Security Management
3 6 (18.75%) Time Management
4 5 (15.63%) Low Latency
4 5 (15.63%) OOA/OOD
4 5 (15.63%) OOD
5 4 (12.50%) ITIL
5 4 (12.50%) Software Engineering
6 3 (9.38%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (9.38%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (9.38%) Integration Testing
6 3 (9.38%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (6.25%) Database Tuning
7 2 (6.25%) Mathematics
7 2 (6.25%) Performance Tuning
8 1 (3.13%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (96.88%) Perl
2 23 (71.88%) SQL
3 19 (59.38%) Java
4 10 (31.25%) Shell Script
5 7 (21.88%) Python
6 6 (18.75%) Assembly Language
6 6 (18.75%) CLIST
6 6 (18.75%) JCL
6 6 (18.75%) REXX
7 5 (15.63%) Scala
8 4 (12.50%) Korn
8 4 (12.50%) T-SQL
9 3 (9.38%) VBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 6 (18.75%) Job Entry Subsystem
1 6 (18.75%) RACF
1 6 (18.75%) Time Sharing Option
2 2 (6.25%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (18.75%) zSecure
Vendors
1 6 (18.75%) CA
1 6 (18.75%) IBM
2 4 (12.50%) SAP
3 2 (6.25%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.25%) Oracle
3 2 (6.25%) Perforce