Period
to 6 June 2020

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London 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 6 June 2020 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
England > London
6 months to
6 Jun 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 301 485 391
Rank change year-on-year +184 -94 -135
Contract jobs citing Sybase 117 110 246
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 0.63% 0.27% 0.54%
As % of the Vendors category 1.61% 0.68% 1.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 74 156
Median daily rate £530 £600 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.67% +9.09% -
10th Percentile £458 £425 £358
90th Percentile £744 £700 £781
England median daily rate £525 £575 £550
% change year-on-year -8.70% +4.55% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - £47.50 £72.50
% change year-on-year - -34.48% -

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 London.

All Vendors
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 7,267 16,120 17,919
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 39.08% 40.25% 39.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,726 10,729 12,066
Median daily rate £500 £500 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +2.56% +2.63%
10th Percentile £275 £300 £263
90th Percentile £713 £675 £650
England median daily rate £463 £465 £450
% change year-on-year -0.54% +3.33% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 156 257 340
Median hourly rate £32.48 £21.00 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +54.64% -4.55% +7.32%
10th Percentile £14.74 £12.75 £12.00
90th Percentile £47.83 £51.20 £53.88
Median hourly rate £20.06 £19.03 £17.50
% change year-on-year +5.39% +8.74% -

Sybase
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Sybase as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Sybase in London

Sybase
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Sybase in London.

Daily rate trend for Sybase in London

Sybase
Daily Rate Histogram in London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Sybase in London over the 6 months to 6 June 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Sybase in London

Sybase
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Sybase in London.

Hourly rate trend for Sybase in London

Sybase
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 Sybase within the London region over the 6 months to 6 June 2020. 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
Central London +100 26 £500 -20.00%
South London - 7 £708 -
East London +49 5 £498 -13.48%
Sybase
England

For the 6 months to 6 June 2020, 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 London region with a requirement for Sybase.

1 83 (70.94%) SQL
2 82 (70.09%) Oracle
3 75 (64.10%) SQL Server
4 72 (61.54%) Java
5 46 (39.32%) Finance
6 44 (37.61%) Unix
7 40 (34.19%) Banking
8 38 (32.48%) T-SQL
9 37 (31.62%) Linux
10 36 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
11 35 (29.91%) XML
11 35 (29.91%) Red Hat
12 33 (28.21%) MongoDB
13 32 (27.35%) PostgreSQL
14 31 (26.50%) Windows
15 30 (25.64%) PL/SQL
15 30 (25.64%) AWS
16 28 (23.93%) Relational Database
17 27 (23.08%) Perl
18 25 (21.37%) Python
18 25 (21.37%) Azure
19 24 (20.51%) JBoss
19 24 (20.51%) Hibernate
20 23 (19.66%) MySQL
20 23 (19.66%) Apache Camel
20 23 (19.66%) Red Hat Fuse
21 22 (18.80%) Problem-Solving
21 22 (18.80%) JIRA
22 21 (17.95%) WebLogic
22 21 (17.95%) MuleSoft

Sybase
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:

Application Platforms
1 24 (20.51%) JBoss
2 23 (19.66%) Red Hat Fuse
3 21 (17.95%) Confluence
3 21 (17.95%) WebLogic
4 20 (17.09%) MQSeries
5 7 (5.98%) Apache
6 6 (5.13%) Apache Spark
6 6 (5.13%) Elasticsearch
7 5 (4.27%) Apache Airflow
7 5 (4.27%) Jupyter
8 3 (2.56%) Mule
8 3 (2.56%) SharePoint
9 2 (1.71%) CMS
9 2 (1.71%) SharePoint Server
9 2 (1.71%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.85%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 2 (1.71%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 7 (5.98%) FINCAD Analytics
2 1 (0.85%) Endur
2 1 (0.85%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.85%) RMDS
2 1 (0.85%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 30 (25.64%) AWS
2 25 (21.37%) Azure
3 10 (8.55%) GCP
4 8 (6.84%) OpenShift
5 7 (5.98%) AWS Step Functions
6 4 (3.42%) GitHub
7 3 (2.56%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (2.56%) IaaS
7 3 (2.56%) PaaS
7 3 (2.56%) SaaS
8 2 (1.71%) NuGet
8 2 (1.71%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 9 (7.69%) DNS
2 3 (2.56%) HTTP
2 3 (2.56%) Kerberos
3 2 (1.71%) Internet
3 2 (1.71%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 75 (64.10%) SQL Server
2 33 (28.21%) MongoDB
3 32 (27.35%) PostgreSQL
4 28 (23.93%) Relational Database
5 23 (19.66%) MySQL
6 19 (16.24%) RDBMS
7 14 (11.97%) DB2
8 13 (11.11%) NoSQL
8 13 (11.11%) Oracle Database
9 12 (10.26%) Apache Cassandra
9 12 (10.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 11 (9.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 11 (9.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 9 (7.69%) Oracle Reports
11 9 (7.69%) SQL Server 2016
11 9 (7.69%) Sybase ASE
12 8 (6.84%) Oracle Database 11g
13 7 (5.98%) Hadoop
13 7 (5.98%) SQL Server 2008
13 7 (5.98%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 22 (18.80%) JIRA
2 7 (5.98%) Git (software)
3 5 (4.27%) Bitbucket
3 5 (4.27%) Subversion
4 4 (3.42%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 4 (3.42%) FishEye
4 4 (3.42%) Maven
5 3 (2.56%) Cucumber
5 3 (2.56%) Hudson
5 3 (2.56%) Jenkins
5 3 (2.56%) jMock
5 3 (2.56%) JUnit
6 2 (1.71%) SonarQube
6 2 (1.71%) Sonatype Nexus
7 1 (0.85%) Serena SBM
7 1 (0.85%) TeamCity
General
1 46 (39.32%) Finance
2 40 (34.19%) Banking
3 20 (17.09%) Investment Banking
4 16 (13.68%) Front Office
5 8 (6.84%) Back Office
6 4 (3.42%) Law
7 2 (1.71%) Advertising
7 2 (1.71%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.85%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 34 (29.06%) Developer
2 32 (27.35%) Architect
3 17 (14.53%) DBA
4 16 (13.68%) Java Developer
5 14 (11.97%) Applications Architect
6 13 (11.11%) Cloud Architect
7 12 (10.26%) Administrator
8 11 (9.40%) Sybase DBA
9 10 (8.55%) Oracle DBA
10 9 (7.69%) Database Engineer
11 8 (6.84%) SailPoint Architect
11 8 (6.84%) Senior Developer
12 7 (5.98%) Systems Engineer
12 7 (5.98%) Technical Architect
12 7 (5.98%) Unix Engineer
12 7 (5.98%) Unix Systems Engineer
13 6 (5.13%) Java Engineer
13 6 (5.13%) Oracle Database Engineer
13 6 (5.13%) Reliability Engineer
13 6 (5.13%) Sybase Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (29.91%) XML
2 24 (20.51%) Hibernate
3 23 (19.66%) Apache Camel
4 20 (17.09%) ActiveMQ
4 20 (17.09%) JSON
4 20 (17.09%) MSMQ
4 20 (17.09%) RabbitMQ
5 19 (16.24%) REST
6 13 (11.11%) HTML
7 11 (9.40%) LDAP
7 11 (9.40%) Web Services
8 10 (8.55%) SailPoint
9 8 (6.84%) JSP
9 8 (6.84%) RESTful
9 8 (6.84%) Servlets
9 8 (6.84%) SOAP
9 8 (6.84%) SPML
9 8 (6.84%) Spring
10 7 (5.98%) .NET
10 7 (5.98%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 16 (13.68%) Analytical Skills
1 16 (13.68%) Hedge funds
2 12 (10.26%) Derivative
2 12 (10.26%) Fixed Income
3 10 (8.55%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 9 (7.69%) Equity Derivative
5 5 (4.27%) Management Information System
5 5 (4.27%) Market Risk
6 4 (3.42%) Equities
6 4 (3.42%) Replication
7 3 (2.56%) Greenfield Project
8 2 (1.71%) Algorithms
8 2 (1.71%) Data Centre
8 2 (1.71%) Data Structures
8 2 (1.71%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (1.71%) Fat Client
8 2 (1.71%) Public Cloud
8 2 (1.71%) Thin Client
9 1 (0.85%) Credit Risk
9 1 (0.85%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 44 (37.61%) Unix
2 37 (31.62%) Linux
3 31 (26.50%) Windows
4 14 (11.97%) Solaris
5 11 (9.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 9 (7.69%) Windows Server
7 8 (6.84%) AIX
8 2 (1.71%) Windows Server 2019
9 1 (0.85%) CentOS
9 1 (0.85%) Debian
9 1 (0.85%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (18.80%) Problem-Solving
3 18 (15.38%) Migration
4 17 (14.53%) Project Management
5 15 (12.82%) Waterfall
6 11 (9.40%) Analytics
7 10 (8.55%) Asset Management
7 10 (8.55%) Microservices
8 9 (7.69%) DevOps
8 9 (7.69%) Integration Testing
8 9 (7.69%) ITIL
8 9 (7.69%) Software Engineering
8 9 (7.69%) Test Automation
8 9 (7.69%) Workflow
9 8 (6.84%) Identity Management
9 8 (6.84%) Project Planning
9 8 (6.84%) Resource Management
9 8 (6.84%) System Integration Testing
9 8 (6.84%) Test Scripting
9 8 (6.84%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 83 (70.94%) SQL
2 72 (61.54%) Java
3 38 (32.48%) T-SQL
4 30 (25.64%) PL/SQL
5 27 (23.08%) Perl
6 25 (21.37%) Python
7 20 (17.09%) C#
8 17 (14.53%) PowerShell
9 15 (12.82%) JavaScript
10 14 (11.97%) Bash Shell
11 11 (9.40%) Shell Script
12 8 (6.84%) Korn
13 7 (5.98%) C++
13 7 (5.98%) Kotlin
14 5 (4.27%) BeanShell
14 5 (4.27%) CQL
14 5 (4.27%) R
14 5 (4.27%) Ruby
15 3 (2.56%) Scala
15 3 (2.56%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 17 (14.53%) Security Cleared
2 12 (10.26%) SC Cleared
3 4 (3.42%) Degree
4 2 (1.71%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (1.71%) DV Cleared
4 2 (1.71%) MCITP
4 2 (1.71%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.85%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.84%) SLA
2 3 (2.56%) MiFID
3 1 (0.85%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.85%) QA
System Software
1 12 (10.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (9.40%) Active Directory
3 9 (7.69%) Docker
4 6 (5.13%) Squid
4 6 (5.13%) Virtual Machines
5 5 (4.27%) Oracle RAC
6 3 (2.56%) HDFS
7 1 (0.85%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 1 (0.85%) NFS
7 1 (0.85%) Samba
7 1 (0.85%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 13 (11.11%) Ansible
2 12 (10.26%) Kubernetes
3 8 (6.84%) Puppet
4 6 (5.13%) Cacti
4 6 (5.13%) Nagios
4 6 (5.13%) Opsview
4 6 (5.13%) Red Hat Satellite
5 4 (3.42%) Data Guard
6 3 (2.56%) Grafana
7 2 (1.71%) Control-M
7 2 (1.71%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (1.71%) Terraform
8 1 (0.85%) EMC NetWorker
8 1 (0.85%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
8 1 (0.85%) QRadar
8 1 (0.85%) Tivoli
8 1 (0.85%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 82 (70.09%) Oracle
2 35 (29.91%) Red Hat
3 21 (17.95%) MuleSoft
4 20 (17.09%) Axway
5 17 (14.53%) IBM
6 12 (10.26%) Microsoft
6 12 (10.26%) VMware
7 11 (9.40%) SAP
7 11 (9.40%) Sun
8 8 (6.84%) HP
8 8 (6.84%) Novell
8 8 (6.84%) PeopleSoft
9 7 (5.98%) Google
9 7 (5.98%) Splunk
10 6 (5.13%) CheckPoint
11 5 (4.27%) EMC
12 4 (3.42%) Atlassian
13 3 (2.56%) Birst
13 3 (2.56%) Murex
13 3 (2.56%) Tableau