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

Sybase IQ
England / London
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 406 421 413
Rank change year-on-year +15 -8  
Contract jobs citing Sybase IQ 6 7 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.029% 0.032% 0.038%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.12% 0.14% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 1
Median daily rate £500 £550 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.09% +57.14%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £438 £438
% change year-on-year -2.85% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Sybase IQ is in the database and business intelligence 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 database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 4854 4955 5570
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 23.75% 22.86% 23.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 3530 3663 3913
Median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £338 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £383 £350
% change year-on-year +4.57% +9.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 20 51
Median hourly rate £24.66 £35.00 £27.78
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -29.54% +25.98%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £16.53 £15.58
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.98 £109.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £31.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year +22.58% +19.23%  

Sybase IQ
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London citing Sybase IQ as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Job vacancy trend for Sybase IQ in London

Sybase IQ
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Sybase IQ in London

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Sybase IQ 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 Sybase IQ.

1 10 (100.00%) Sybase
2 7 (70.00%) Finance
3 5 (50.00%) DB2
3 5 (50.00%) Linux
3 5 (50.00%) SQL
4 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
4 4 (40.00%) Unix
4 4 (40.00%) MongoDB
4 4 (40.00%) NoSQL
5 3 (30.00%) BusinessObjects XI
5 3 (30.00%) Risk Management
5 3 (30.00%) Banking
5 3 (30.00%) Sybase ASE
5 3 (30.00%) BusinessObjects
5 3 (30.00%) ETL
5 3 (30.00%) Oracle
5 3 (30.00%) ETRM
5 3 (30.00%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (20.00%) Relational Database
6 2 (20.00%) Investment Banking
6 2 (20.00%) T-SQL
6 2 (20.00%) Java
6 2 (20.00%) PL/SQL
6 2 (20.00%) Python
6 2 (20.00%) RDBMS
6 2 (20.00%) Front Office
6 2 (20.00%) Dimensional Modelling
6 2 (20.00%) QlikView
7 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing

Sybase IQ
Co-occurring 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) DB2
2 4 (40.00%) MongoDB
2 4 (40.00%) NoSQL
2 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (30.00%) BusinessObjects
3 3 (30.00%) BusinessObjects XI
3 3 (30.00%) Sybase ASE
4 2 (20.00%) QlikView
4 2 (20.00%) RDBMS
4 2 (20.00%) Relational Database
5 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database
5 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Concordion
1 1 (10.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (10.00%) JBehave
1 1 (10.00%) Selenium
General
1 7 (70.00%) Finance
2 3 (30.00%) Banking
3 2 (20.00%) Front Office
3 2 (20.00%) Investment Banking
4 1 (10.00%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Developer
2 4 (40.00%) DBA
2 4 (40.00%) Sybase DBA
3 3 (30.00%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Administrator
4 2 (20.00%) Business Developer
4 2 (20.00%) SQL Developer
5 1 (10.00%) C++ Developer
5 1 (10.00%) DB2 Administrator
5 1 (10.00%) DB2 DBA
5 1 (10.00%) Java Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Java Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) QA Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Senior C++ Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (10.00%) iBATIS
1 1 (10.00%) J2EE
1 1 (10.00%) JAXB
1 1 (10.00%) JAX-RS
1 1 (10.00%) JAX-WS
1 1 (10.00%) JMS
1 1 (10.00%) JPA
1 1 (10.00%) Spring
1 1 (10.00%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) Linux
2 4 (40.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) ETL
1 3 (30.00%) ETRM
1 3 (30.00%) Performance Tuning
1 3 (30.00%) Risk Management
2 2 (20.00%) Dimensional Modelling
3 1 (10.00%) Analytics
3 1 (10.00%) BDD
3 1 (10.00%) Business Analytics
3 1 (10.00%) Data Modelling
3 1 (10.00%) GAP Analysis
3 1 (10.00%) Integration Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Physical Data Model
3 1 (10.00%) SDLC
3 1 (10.00%) System Integration Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (10.00%) Test Planning
3 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (20.00%) Java
2 2 (20.00%) PL/SQL
2 2 (20.00%) Python
2 2 (20.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (10.00%) C++
3 1 (10.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Sybase
2 3 (30.00%) Oracle
3 1 (10.00%) SAP