Period
to 1 October 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 1 October 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
1 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 263 415 439
Rank change year-on-year +152 +24 -165
Contract jobs citing Sybase 99 157 203
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 0.73% 0.41% 0.45%
As % of the Vendors category 1.78% 1.02% 1.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 84 135
Median daily rate £550 £595 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.56% +8.18% -
10th Percentile £458 £425 £406
90th Percentile £713 £698 £675
England median daily rate £540 £575 £550
% change year-on-year -6.09% +4.55% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - £47.50 -

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 5,551 15,376 18,146
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 41.07% 40.17% 39.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,562 10,363 12,313
Median daily rate £500 £500 £500
10th Percentile £300 £281 £269
90th Percentile £719 £675 £664
England median daily rate £475 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +2.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 74 274 296
Median hourly rate £35.00 £21.00 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +66.67% +7.69% -2.50%
10th Percentile £15.00 £12.44 £13.00
90th Percentile £53.33 £54.98 £47.56
Median hourly rate £35.00 £20.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year +75.00% +14.29% -

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 1 October 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 1 October 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 +116 17 £500 -13.04% 2
South London +47 3 £540 -13.60%
Sybase
England

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 75 (75.76%) SQL Server
2 66 (66.67%) Oracle
3 62 (62.63%) Java
4 60 (60.61%) SQL
5 54 (54.55%) MySQL
6 51 (51.52%) Linux
7 48 (48.48%) Relational Database
8 46 (46.46%) Unix
8 46 (46.46%) Agile Software Development
9 45 (45.45%) Finance
10 39 (39.39%) Banking
11 38 (38.38%) Spring
12 36 (36.36%) Windows
13 33 (33.33%) MongoDB
14 30 (30.30%) Microservices
14 30 (30.30%) PostgreSQL
15 27 (27.27%) Web Services
15 27 (27.27%) XML
15 27 (27.27%) Perl
16 25 (25.25%) Python
16 25 (25.25%) AWS
17 24 (24.24%) JBoss
17 24 (24.24%) RDBMS
18 23 (23.23%) JIRA
18 23 (23.23%) Data Management
18 23 (23.23%) Docker
18 23 (23.23%) Confluence
19 22 (22.22%) Investment Banking
19 22 (22.22%) T-SQL
20 21 (21.21%) JMS

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 (24.24%) JBoss
2 23 (23.23%) Confluence
3 18 (18.18%) Red Hat Fuse
4 13 (13.13%) WebLogic
5 8 (8.08%) MQSeries
5 8 (8.08%) Mule
6 6 (6.06%) SharePoint
7 5 (5.05%) Elasticsearch
7 5 (5.05%) Jetty
7 5 (5.05%) Oracle Self-Service HR
7 5 (5.05%) Tomcat
8 4 (4.04%) Apache
8 4 (4.04%) nginx
9 3 (3.03%) WebSphere
10 2 (2.02%) CMS
10 2 (2.02%) OpenStack
10 2 (2.02%) SharePoint Server
11 1 (1.01%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 4 (4.04%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (3.03%) MS Visio
3 2 (2.02%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (2.02%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (5.05%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
2 1 (1.01%) SAP GRC
2 1 (1.01%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 25 (25.25%) AWS
2 12 (12.12%) GitHub
3 9 (9.09%) Azure
3 9 (9.09%) OpenShift
4 2 (2.02%) NuGet
4 2 (2.02%) SaaS
5 1 (1.01%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (1.01%) GCP
5 1 (1.01%) IaaS
5 1 (1.01%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.06%) Kerberos
2 5 (5.05%) SSH
3 3 (3.03%) FTP
3 3 (3.03%) TCP/IP
4 2 (2.02%) AMQP
4 2 (2.02%) DNS
4 2 (2.02%) Firewall
4 2 (2.02%) Internet
4 2 (2.02%) Intranet
4 2 (2.02%) SNMP
4 2 (2.02%) Software-Defined Networking
4 2 (2.02%) VPN
4 2 (2.02%) VSAN
5 1 (1.01%) LAN
5 1 (1.01%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 75 (75.76%) SQL Server
2 54 (54.55%) MySQL
3 48 (48.48%) Relational Database
4 33 (33.33%) MongoDB
5 30 (30.30%) PostgreSQL
6 24 (24.24%) RDBMS
7 19 (19.19%) Oracle Database
8 14 (14.14%) Amazon Aurora
9 12 (12.12%) NoSQL
10 11 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 10 (10.10%) Oracle Database 11g
11 10 (10.10%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 10 (10.10%) Sybase ASE
12 9 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 6 (6.06%) SQL Server 2008
13 6 (6.06%) SQL Server 2012
13 6 (6.06%) SQL Server 2014
13 6 (6.06%) SQL Server 2016
14 5 (5.05%) Hadoop
14 5 (5.05%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 23 (23.23%) JIRA
2 20 (20.20%) Subversion
3 18 (18.18%) Maven
4 17 (17.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 16 (16.16%) FishEye
6 15 (15.15%) Git (software)
7 14 (14.14%) Hudson
8 13 (13.13%) Cucumber
9 11 (11.11%) Jenkins
9 11 (11.11%) jMock
9 11 (11.11%) JUnit
10 5 (5.05%) Ant
10 5 (5.05%) ClearCase
10 5 (5.05%) Eclipse
10 5 (5.05%) Gradle
10 5 (5.05%) IntelliJ
10 5 (5.05%) Mercurial
10 5 (5.05%) Poseidon for UML
10 5 (5.05%) Selenium
10 5 (5.05%) Vagrant
General
1 45 (45.45%) Finance
2 39 (39.39%) Banking
3 22 (22.22%) Investment Banking
4 11 (11.11%) Front Office
5 8 (8.08%) Advertising
6 4 (4.04%) Back Office
7 3 (3.03%) Public Sector
8 2 (2.02%) Financial Institution
8 2 (2.02%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (1.01%) International Banking
9 1 (1.01%) Retail
9 1 (1.01%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 45 (45.45%) Developer
2 34 (34.34%) Java Developer
3 19 (19.19%) DBA
4 14 (14.14%) AWS Developer
4 14 (14.14%) AWS Engineer
4 14 (14.14%) AWS Software Engineer
4 14 (14.14%) Developer/Software Engineer
4 14 (14.14%) Java Engineer
4 14 (14.14%) Java Software Developer
4 14 (14.14%) Java Software Engineer
4 14 (14.14%) Software Engineer
5 13 (13.13%) Architect
5 13 (13.13%) Oracle DBA
5 13 (13.13%) Sybase DBA
6 9 (9.09%) Administrator
6 9 (9.09%) Database Engineer
7 7 (7.07%) Oracle Database Engineer
8 6 (6.06%) Senior Developer
8 6 (6.06%) Solutions Architect
8 6 (6.06%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (38.38%) Spring
2 27 (27.27%) Web Services
2 27 (27.27%) XML
3 21 (21.21%) Hibernate
3 21 (21.21%) JMS
4 19 (19.19%) Middleware
5 18 (18.18%) Apache Camel
6 16 (16.16%) J2EE
6 16 (16.16%) Java EE
7 14 (14.14%) Dropwizard
7 14 (14.14%) gRPC
7 14 (14.14%) J2SE
7 14 (14.14%) REST
8 13 (13.13%) HTML
8 13 (13.13%) LDAP
9 11 (11.11%) JTA
9 11 (11.11%) JTS
10 10 (10.10%) MSMQ
10 10 (10.10%) XSLT
11 9 (9.09%) JAXB
Miscellaneous
1 16 (16.16%) Fixed Income
2 14 (14.14%) Pricing Data
3 8 (8.08%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (8.08%) Derivative
4 7 (7.07%) Equities
5 6 (6.06%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (5.05%) User Experience
7 4 (4.04%) Hedge funds
8 3 (3.03%) Data Centre
8 3 (3.03%) Linux Command Line
8 3 (3.03%) Replication
8 3 (3.03%) SWIFT
9 2 (2.02%) Mainframe
10 1 (1.01%) Clustering
10 1 (1.01%) Exotic Derivative
10 1 (1.01%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 51 (51.52%) Linux
2 46 (46.46%) Unix
3 36 (36.36%) Windows
4 8 (8.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (7.07%) CentOS
5 7 (7.07%) Windows Server
6 6 (6.06%) AIX
6 6 (6.06%) Solaris
7 5 (5.05%) Android
7 5 (5.05%) Apple iOS
7 5 (5.05%) Debian
7 5 (5.05%) Mac OS X
7 5 (5.05%) Ubuntu
8 4 (4.04%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (46.46%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (30.30%) Microservices
3 23 (23.23%) Data Management
4 21 (21.21%) TDD
5 16 (16.16%) BDD
5 16 (16.16%) DevOps
5 16 (16.16%) UML
6 14 (14.14%) Asset Management
6 14 (14.14%) Enterprise Data Management
6 14 (14.14%) Software Engineering
7 12 (12.12%) Continuous Delivery
8 11 (11.11%) OO
8 11 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
9 10 (10.10%) SDLC
10 9 (9.09%) Infrastructure as Code
11 8 (8.08%) Build Automation
11 8 (8.08%) Change Management
11 8 (8.08%) Problem-Solving
11 8 (8.08%) Waterfall
12 7 (7.07%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 62 (62.63%) Java
2 60 (60.61%) SQL
3 27 (27.27%) Perl
4 25 (25.25%) Python
5 22 (22.22%) T-SQL
6 16 (16.16%) Bash Shell
7 15 (15.15%) JavaScript
8 13 (13.13%) PL/SQL
9 11 (11.11%) C#
10 10 (10.10%) Korn
11 8 (8.08%) Ruby
12 7 (7.07%) Groovy
12 7 (7.07%) PowerShell
13 6 (6.06%) C++
13 6 (6.06%) Shell Script
13 6 (6.06%) VBA
14 5 (5.05%) Clojure
14 5 (5.05%) ClojureScript
14 5 (5.05%) Scala
15 4 (4.04%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 9 (9.09%) Security Cleared
2 8 (8.08%) SC Cleared
3 4 (4.04%) Degree
4 1 (1.01%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (1.01%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.04%) SLA
2 3 (3.03%) GDPR
2 3 (3.03%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (2.02%) GxP
3 2 (2.02%) NIST
3 2 (2.02%) QA
4 1 (1.01%) ISO 20022
4 1 (1.01%) MiFID
System Software
1 23 (23.23%) Docker
2 12 (12.12%) Active Directory
3 9 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (7.07%) Oracle RAC
5 2 (2.02%) EMC RecoverPoint
5 2 (2.02%) KVM
5 2 (2.02%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (2.02%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (2.02%) Xen
6 1 (1.01%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 1 (1.01%) NFS
6 1 (1.01%) Samba
Systems Management
1 18 (18.18%) Kubernetes
2 12 (12.12%) Puppet
3 7 (7.07%) Ansible
3 7 (7.07%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (6.06%) Data Guard
5 5 (5.05%) Salt
6 4 (4.04%) Oracle RMAN
6 4 (4.04%) Terraform
7 3 (3.03%) Nagios
8 2 (2.02%) Avamar
8 2 (2.02%) EMC NetWorker
8 2 (2.02%) NetBackup
8 2 (2.02%) Rundeck
8 2 (2.02%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 2 (2.02%) vCenter Server
9 1 (1.01%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 66 (66.67%) Oracle
2 20 (20.20%) Microsoft
3 14 (14.14%) Red Hat
4 11 (11.11%) Atlassian
5 10 (10.10%) MuleSoft
5 10 (10.10%) Murex
6 9 (9.09%) VMware
7 8 (8.08%) Axway
8 7 (7.07%) IBM
9 6 (6.06%) HP
10 5 (5.05%) Cloudera
10 5 (5.05%) Hortonworks
10 5 (5.05%) Sparx
10 5 (5.05%) Sun
11 4 (4.04%) Delphix
11 4 (4.04%) EMC
11 4 (4.04%) SaltStack
11 4 (4.04%) SAP
12 2 (2.02%) CommVault
12 2 (2.02%) PeopleSoft