Period
to 17 November 2017

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 17 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
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 42 38 48
Rank change year-on-year -4 +10 0
Contract jobs citing Sybase 57 52 56
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 4.36% 4.62% 3.27%
As % of the Vendors category 10.69% 9.79% 7.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 15 14
Glasgow median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -11.76%
10th Percentile £375 £316 £316
90th Percentile £500 £450 £430
Scotland median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Glasgow median hourly rate - - £65.00
Scotland 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 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 533 531 730
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 40.75% 47.16% 42.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 267 252 343
Glasgow median daily rate £380 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.57% - -
10th Percentile £210 £219 £188
90th Percentile £525 £475 £485
Scotland median daily rate £388 £350 £355
% change year-on-year +10.71% -1.41% +1.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 17 16
Glasgow median hourly rate £20.00 £11.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +81.82% -35.29% +21.43%
10th Percentile £10.00 £9.25 £12.35
90th Percentile £33.75 £44.10 £61.25
Scotland median hourly rate £25.00 £18.25 £14.51
% change year-on-year +36.99% +25.78% -8.66%

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 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 17 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Sybase.

1 49 (85.96%) Perl
2 44 (77.19%) Unix
3 43 (75.44%) SQL
4 40 (70.18%) DB2
4 40 (70.18%) Finance
5 31 (54.39%) Linux
6 29 (50.88%) Java
7 28 (49.12%) Relational Database
8 25 (43.86%) PKI
9 18 (31.58%) Microsoft Excel
9 18 (31.58%) Shell Script
9 18 (31.58%) SDLC
10 17 (29.82%) SSL
11 15 (26.32%) IBM
11 15 (26.32%) CICS
11 15 (26.32%) Assembly Language
11 15 (26.32%) CA
11 15 (26.32%) REXX
11 15 (26.32%) SAS
11 15 (26.32%) Kerberos
11 15 (26.32%) MQSeries
11 15 (26.32%) RACF
11 15 (26.32%) JCL
11 15 (26.32%) Middleware
11 15 (26.32%) zOS
11 15 (26.32%) Mainframe
11 15 (26.32%) Microsoft Office
11 15 (26.32%) Microsoft PowerPoint
11 15 (26.32%) SSH
11 15 (26.32%) Security Management

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 15 (26.32%) CICS
1 15 (26.32%) MQSeries
1 15 (26.32%) SAS
2 4 (7.02%) Tomcat
3 3 (5.26%) Apache
4 1 (1.75%) Mule
Applications
1 18 (31.58%) Microsoft Excel
2 15 (26.32%) Microsoft Office
2 15 (26.32%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 17 (29.82%) SSL
2 15 (26.32%) Kerberos
2 15 (26.32%) SSH
3 3 (5.26%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (70.18%) DB2
2 28 (49.12%) Relational Database
3 14 (24.56%) RDBMS
4 7 (12.28%) SQLite
5 4 (7.02%) Sybase ASE
6 3 (5.26%) SQL Server
7 2 (3.51%) MSDE
Development Applications
1 10 (17.54%) Git (software)
1 10 (17.54%) JUnit
2 6 (10.53%) Jenkins
3 3 (5.26%) Ant
3 3 (5.26%) FishEye
3 3 (5.26%) Gradle
3 3 (5.26%) Hudson
3 3 (5.26%) Maven
3 3 (5.26%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.75%) JMeter
4 1 (1.75%) Mockito
General
1 40 (70.18%) Finance
2 7 (12.28%) Banking
3 5 (8.77%) Investment Banking
4 3 (5.26%) Front Office
5 1 (1.75%) Private Banking
5 1 (1.75%) Retail
Job Titles
1 36 (63.16%) Developer
2 25 (43.86%) Java Developer
3 7 (12.28%) Perl Developer
3 7 (12.28%) Python Developer
4 6 (10.53%) Assembler Programmer
4 6 (10.53%) Mainframe Programmer
4 6 (10.53%) Programmer
4 6 (10.53%) RACF Programmer
4 6 (10.53%) SAS Programmer
5 4 (7.02%) Investment Banking Java Developer
5 4 (7.02%) SAP Engineer
6 3 (5.26%) C++ Developer
6 3 (5.26%) Database Engineer
6 3 (5.26%) DBA
6 3 (5.26%) Full Stack Developer
6 3 (5.26%) Java Scala Developer
6 3 (5.26%) Scala Developer
6 3 (5.26%) Security Engineer
6 3 (5.26%) Senior Developer
6 3 (5.26%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (26.32%) ISPF
1 15 (26.32%) Middleware
2 14 (24.56%) Spring
3 12 (21.05%) J2SE
4 7 (12.28%) REST
5 5 (8.77%) JMS
5 5 (8.77%) XML
6 4 (7.02%) SOAP
7 3 (5.26%) .NET
7 3 (5.26%) JSON
7 3 (5.26%) Protocol Buffers
8 1 (1.75%) Ajax
8 1 (1.75%) Apache Camel
8 1 (1.75%) CSS
8 1 (1.75%) Hibernate
8 1 (1.75%) J2EE
8 1 (1.75%) JSP
8 1 (1.75%) Web Services
8 1 (1.75%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 25 (43.86%) PKI
2 15 (26.32%) Mainframe
3 7 (12.28%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (12.28%) Client/Server
4 4 (7.02%) Greenfield Project
5 3 (5.26%) Equity Derivative
5 3 (5.26%) Virtual Team
6 2 (3.51%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.75%) Derivative
7 1 (1.75%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 44 (77.19%) Unix
2 31 (54.39%) Linux
3 15 (26.32%) zOS
4 8 (14.04%) Windows
5 7 (12.28%) Solaris
6 3 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (31.58%) SDLC
2 15 (26.32%) Project Planning
2 15 (26.32%) Security Management
2 15 (26.32%) Time Management
3 14 (24.56%) Information Security
3 14 (24.56%) OO
3 14 (24.56%) People Management
4 9 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (14.04%) Low Latency
5 8 (14.04%) OOA/OOD
6 7 (12.28%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (12.28%) Software Engineering
7 6 (10.53%) User Acceptance Testing
8 5 (8.77%) OOD
9 4 (7.02%) ITIL
9 4 (7.02%) Web Development
10 3 (5.26%) Cybersecurity
10 3 (5.26%) Integration Testing
10 3 (5.26%) Load Testing
10 3 (5.26%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 49 (85.96%) Perl
2 43 (75.44%) SQL
3 29 (50.88%) Java
4 18 (31.58%) Shell Script
5 15 (26.32%) Assembly Language
5 15 (26.32%) CLIST
5 15 (26.32%) JCL
5 15 (26.32%) REXX
6 11 (19.30%) Python
7 7 (12.28%) Scala
8 5 (8.77%) C++
8 5 (8.77%) Korn
9 4 (7.02%) T-SQL
10 3 (5.26%) C#
10 3 (5.26%) PowerShell
10 3 (5.26%) VBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.26%) QA
2 2 (3.51%) Dodd-Frank
3 1 (1.75%) EMIR
3 1 (1.75%) MiFID
System Software
1 15 (26.32%) Job Entry Subsystem
1 15 (26.32%) RACF
1 15 (26.32%) Time Sharing Option
2 3 (5.26%) Active Directory
2 3 (5.26%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 3 (5.26%) NFS
3 2 (3.51%) Docker
Systems Management
1 15 (26.32%) zSecure
2 3 (5.26%) Netcool
2 3 (5.26%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (5.26%) SCOM
2 3 (5.26%) WMI
Vendors
1 15 (26.32%) CA
1 15 (26.32%) IBM
2 7 (12.28%) Oracle
3 6 (10.53%) Perforce
4 5 (8.77%) Microsoft
5 4 (7.02%) SAP
6 3 (5.26%) CyberArk
6 3 (5.26%) Red Hat