The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for PowerBuilder skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited PowerBuilder over the 3 months to 24 March 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Sybase PowerBuilder
England / London
Rank 390 423 397
Rank change year-on-year +33 -26  
Contract jobs citing PowerBuilder 10 5 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.051% 0.023% 0.057%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.28% 0.14% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 6
Median daily rate £503 £400 £398
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.62% +0.62%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £400 £356
10% offered a daily rate of more than £533 £400 £415
UK excluding London median daily rate - £375 £388
% change year-on-year - -3.22%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

PowerBuilder is in the development application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 3563 3481 3034
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 18.30% 15.79% 14.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 2617 2535 2157
Median daily rate £475 £475 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +11.76%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £350 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £365
% change year-on-year +6.66% +2.73%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 9 7
Median hourly rate £42.50 £50.00 £42.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.00% +19.04%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.40 £39.70 £20.31
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £165.00 £50.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +1.19% +12.00%  

PowerBuilder
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London citing PowerBuilder as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for PowerBuilder in London

PowerBuilder
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PowerBuilder in London

PowerBuilder
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for PowerBuilder in London

PowerBuilder
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PowerBuilder within the London region over the 3 months to 24 March 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
City of London - 2 £508 -
Canary Wharf - 1 £505 -
PowerBuilder
England

PowerBuilder
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing PowerBuilder 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 London region with a requirement for PowerBuilder.

1 8 (57.14%) SQL
2 6 (42.86%) Oracle
2 6 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 6 (42.86%) Banking
3 5 (35.71%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (35.71%) Finance
3 5 (35.71%) Java
4 4 (28.57%) CMS
4 4 (28.57%) Content Management
5 3 (21.43%) Kimball Methodology
5 3 (21.43%) Records Management
5 3 (21.43%) ERwin
5 3 (21.43%) PL/SQL
5 3 (21.43%) DB2
5 3 (21.43%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (21.43%) Data Modelling
5 3 (21.43%) Toad
5 3 (21.43%) Star Schema
5 3 (21.43%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 3 (21.43%) EDRMS
6 2 (14.29%) MATLAB
6 2 (14.29%) Project Management
6 2 (14.29%) Intranet
6 2 (14.29%) RUP
6 2 (14.29%) MicroStrategy
6 2 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (14.29%) SQL Navigator
6 2 (14.29%) ETL
6 2 (14.29%) UML
6 2 (14.29%) MS Office

PowerBuilder
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 4 (28.57%) CMS
2 1 (7.14%) CICS
2 1 (7.14%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Office
1 2 (14.29%) S-PLUS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 3 (21.43%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (21.43%) DB2
2 3 (21.43%) EDRMS
2 3 (21.43%) Star Schema
3 2 (14.29%) SQL Navigator
3 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database
4 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (21.43%) ERwin
1 3 (21.43%) Toad
2 1 (7.14%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (42.86%) Banking
2 5 (35.71%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Developer
2 4 (28.57%) Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Implementation Manager
3 3 (21.43%) PowerBuilder Developer
3 3 (21.43%) SQL Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Systems Manager
4 2 (14.29%) Data Warehouse Developer
4 2 (14.29%) SQL Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) SQL Data Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Designer
5 1 (7.14%) Energy Trading Business Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) ETL Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) ETRM Business Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Information Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Java Development Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Messaging Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Messaging Programmer
5 1 (7.14%) MicroStrategy Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) MicroStrategy Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Release Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) .NET
2 1 (7.14%) .NET Framework
2 1 (7.14%) IBM Integration Bus
2 1 (7.14%) Middleware
2 1 (7.14%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (21.43%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 2 (14.29%) Management Information System
4 1 (7.14%) Clustering
4 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (7.14%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Linux
1 1 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) Content Management
2 3 (21.43%) Data Modelling
2 3 (21.43%) Kimball Methodology
2 3 (21.43%) Records Management
3 2 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (14.29%) ETL
3 2 (14.29%) ITIL
3 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2
3 2 (14.29%) Project Management
3 2 (14.29%) RUP
3 2 (14.29%) UML
4 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (7.14%) ETRM
4 1 (7.14%) OOA/OOD
4 1 (7.14%) Prototyping
4 1 (7.14%) Release Management
4 1 (7.14%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 8 (57.14%) SQL
2 5 (35.71%) Java
3 3 (21.43%) PL/SQL
4 2 (14.29%) C++
4 2 (14.29%) MATLAB
4 2 (14.29%) R
4 2 (14.29%) T-SQL
5 1 (7.14%) C
5 1 (7.14%) C#
5 1 (7.14%) COBOL
5 1 (7.14%) Korn
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) ISO15022
1 1 (7.14%) ISO20022
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) Oracle
2 2 (14.29%) MicroStrategy
3 1 (7.14%) IBM