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 3 months to 28 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within Sybase, Inc.

Sybase
England / London
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 212 296 207
Rank change year-on-year +84 -89  
Contract jobs citing Sybase 231 141 254
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 1.11% 0.65% 1.10%
As % of the Vendors category 2.69% 1.57% 2.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 157 111 162
Median daily rate £550 £525 £535
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.76% -1.86%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £449 £363 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £406 £425 £375
% change year-on-year -4.41% +13.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London 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 vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies advertised in London.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 8586 8975 10145
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 41.35% 41.34% 44.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 9279 10928 11590
Median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.55% +5.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £263 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £638 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £360
% change year-on-year +6.66% +4.16%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 228 194 452
Median hourly rate £23.75 £18.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +31.94% -10.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.51 £10.83 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.33 £52.17
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £18.07
% change year-on-year -16.66% +16.21%  

Sybase
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Sybase in London

Sybase
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Sybase in London

Sybase
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Sybase in London over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Sybase in London

Sybase
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor 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 3 months to 28 June 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 +11 34 £550 +10.00% 10
Canary Wharf +5 4 £615 +4.68%
Docklands, London -2 2 £533 +1.42%
West End of London - 1 £538 -
Sybase
England

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 London region with a requirement for Sybase.

1 249 (59.14%) SQL
2 229 (54.39%) Finance
3 207 (49.17%) Java
4 191 (45.37%) Unix
5 176 (41.81%) Linux
6 172 (40.86%) Oracle
7 158 (37.53%) Banking
8 129 (30.64%) Perl
9 109 (25.89%) Front Office
10 101 (23.99%) Relational Database
11 99 (23.52%) Agile Software Development
12 92 (21.85%) SQL Server
13 91 (21.62%) C#
14 88 (20.90%) Shell Script
15 84 (19.95%) C++
16 83 (19.71%) Fixed Income
17 79 (18.76%) Analytical Skills
18 71 (16.86%) Investment Banking
19 67 (15.91%) Degree
19 67 (15.91%) Python
20 66 (15.68%) Derivative
21 65 (15.44%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
22 64 (15.20%) OO
23 60 (14.25%) DB2
23 60 (14.25%) Equities
24 56 (13.30%) SDLC
25 46 (10.93%) RDBMS
26 45 (10.69%) JMS
27 43 (10.21%) Data Modelling
27 43 (10.21%) Test Automation

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 16 (3.80%) Oracle Workflow
2 11 (2.61%) Apache Spark
3 9 (2.14%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 9 (2.14%) Tomcat
4 8 (1.90%) MQSeries
5 7 (1.66%) WebLogic
6 6 (1.43%) Confluence
7 5 (1.19%) WebSphere
8 4 (0.95%) Apache Pig
8 4 (0.95%) Apache Qpid
9 3 (0.71%) GemFire
9 3 (0.71%) JBoss
9 3 (0.71%) Mule
10 2 (0.48%) Apache
10 2 (0.48%) Apache Solr
10 2 (0.48%) Elasticsearch
10 2 (0.48%) Oracle Coherence
11 1 (0.24%) DataSynapse
11 1 (0.24%) MTS
11 1 (0.24%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 23 (5.46%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (1.43%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (0.71%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (0.71%) MS Visio
3 3 (0.71%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 10 (2.38%) ION MarketView
2 4 (0.95%) Murex MxG2000
3 3 (0.71%) RMDS
4 2 (0.48%) Kondor
5 1 (0.24%) Actimize
5 1 (0.24%) BondVision
5 1 (0.24%) FINCAD Analytics
5 1 (0.24%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 4 (0.95%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.48%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.24%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 10 (2.38%) LDAP
2 8 (1.90%) SAN
3 7 (1.66%) Firewall
4 4 (0.95%) Internet
4 4 (0.95%) LAN
4 4 (0.95%) SNMP
5 3 (0.71%) TCP/IP
6 2 (0.48%) Intranet
6 2 (0.48%) Multicast
6 2 (0.48%) WAN
7 1 (0.24%) DSL
7 1 (0.24%) FCoE
7 1 (0.24%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (0.24%) FTP
7 1 (0.24%) HTTP
7 1 (0.24%) iSCSI
7 1 (0.24%) Kerberos
7 1 (0.24%) NAS
7 1 (0.24%) PPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 101 (23.99%) Relational Database
2 92 (21.85%) SQL Server
3 60 (14.25%) DB2
4 46 (10.93%) RDBMS
5 35 (8.31%) Sybase ASE
6 29 (6.89%) Data Mart
6 29 (6.89%) NoSQL
7 17 (4.04%) Apache Cassandra
7 17 (4.04%) Big Data
7 17 (4.04%) Data Warehouse
7 17 (4.04%) Hadoop
8 15 (3.56%) Oracle Database
9 12 (2.85%) HBase
9 12 (2.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 11 (2.61%) KDB
11 10 (2.38%) BusinessObjects
11 10 (2.38%) InterSystems Cache
12 9 (2.14%) Sybase IQ
13 8 (1.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 8 (1.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 39 (9.26%) Subversion
2 32 (7.60%) Git (software)
3 28 (6.65%) JUnit
3 28 (6.65%) Maven
4 24 (5.70%) TeamCity
5 19 (4.51%) Sonatype Nexus
6 18 (4.28%) JIRA
7 9 (2.14%) JBehave
8 8 (1.90%) Jenkins
8 8 (1.90%) Selenium
9 7 (1.66%) Concordion
9 7 (1.66%) Cucumber
9 7 (1.66%) IntelliJ
9 7 (1.66%) Mockito
10 3 (0.71%) ClearCase
10 3 (0.71%) ERwin
10 3 (0.71%) Hudson
10 3 (0.71%) Log4Net
10 3 (0.71%) NUnit
10 3 (0.71%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 229 (54.39%) Finance
2 158 (37.53%) Banking
3 109 (25.89%) Front Office
4 71 (16.86%) Investment Banking
5 37 (8.79%) Financial Institution
6 16 (3.80%) Back Office
7 9 (2.14%) Games
7 9 (2.14%) Telecoms
8 7 (1.66%) Prime Brokerage
9 6 (1.43%) French Language
9 6 (1.43%) Retail
10 3 (0.71%) General Ledger
10 3 (0.71%) German Language
11 2 (0.48%) Multimedia
11 2 (0.48%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.24%) Legal
12 1 (0.24%) Publishing
12 1 (0.24%) Synthetic Prime Brokerage
Job Titles
1 223 (52.97%) Developer
2 98 (23.28%) Java Developer
3 71 (16.86%) Analyst
4 53 (12.59%) C# Developer
5 52 (12.35%) DBA
6 47 (11.16%) C++ Developer
7 27 (6.41%) C++/C# Developer
7 27 (6.41%) Sybase DBA
8 26 (6.18%) Support Analyst
9 21 (4.99%) Software Developer
10 20 (4.75%) C# Software Developer
11 19 (4.51%) Consultant
12 18 (4.28%) C++ Software Developer
12 18 (4.28%) SQL Developer
12 18 (4.28%) Sybase Developer
13 16 (3.80%) Administrator
13 16 (3.80%) Front Office Developer
13 16 (3.80%) FX Support Analyst
14 15 (3.56%) Murex Developer
14 15 (3.56%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (10.69%) JMS
2 40 (9.50%) Spring
3 34 (8.08%) FIX Protocol
4 31 (7.36%) XML
5 29 (6.89%) .NET
6 28 (6.65%) Hibernate
7 26 (6.18%) J2EE
8 24 (5.70%) HTML
9 23 (5.46%) Murex MxML
10 21 (4.99%) Middleware
11 20 (4.75%) Ultra Messaging
12 19 (4.51%) HTML5
13 18 (4.28%) WPF
14 17 (4.04%) J2SE
15 16 (3.80%) WinForms
16 15 (3.56%) XSLT
17 13 (3.09%) CSS
18 10 (2.38%) REST
18 10 (2.38%) Struts
19 9 (2.14%) MAPI
Miscellaneous
1 83 (19.71%) Fixed Income
2 79 (18.76%) Analytical Skills
3 66 (15.68%) Derivative
4 65 (15.44%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 60 (14.25%) Equities
6 28 (6.65%) Equity Derivative
7 22 (5.23%) Computer Science
8 19 (4.51%) Interest Rate Derivative
9 16 (3.80%) Market Risk
10 15 (3.56%) Data Structures
11 12 (2.85%) N-Tier
12 11 (2.61%) Greenfield Project
12 11 (2.61%) OTC Derivatives
13 10 (2.38%) Reference Data
14 7 (1.66%) Fintech
15 6 (1.43%) Replication
16 4 (0.95%) Data Centre
16 4 (0.95%) Enterprise Software
16 4 (0.95%) Hedge funds
16 4 (0.95%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 191 (45.37%) Unix
2 176 (41.81%) Linux
3 34 (8.08%) Windows
4 32 (7.60%) Solaris
5 11 (2.61%) CentOS
6 6 (1.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (1.19%) Oracle Linux
8 4 (0.95%) Windows Server
9 3 (0.71%) SUSE
10 1 (0.24%) HPUX
10 1 (0.24%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 99 (23.52%) Agile Software Development
2 64 (15.20%) OO
3 56 (13.30%) SDLC
4 43 (10.21%) Data Modelling
4 43 (10.21%) Test Automation
5 42 (9.98%) Electronic Trading
6 37 (8.79%) Multithreading
7 36 (8.55%) Risk Management
8 34 (8.08%) Analytics
9 32 (7.60%) Integration Testing
9 32 (7.60%) Workflow
10 31 (7.36%) Performance Tuning
11 28 (6.65%) Change Management
11 28 (6.65%) Low Latency
11 28 (6.65%) OOD
12 26 (6.18%) Mathematics
13 24 (5.70%) ITIL
14 23 (5.46%) Business Intelligence
15 22 (5.23%) TDD
16 20 (4.75%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 249 (59.14%) SQL
2 207 (49.17%) Java
3 129 (30.64%) Perl
4 91 (21.62%) C#
5 88 (20.90%) Shell Script
6 84 (19.95%) C++
7 67 (15.91%) Python
8 36 (8.55%) T-SQL
9 35 (8.31%) JavaScript
10 30 (7.13%) Korn
11 26 (6.18%) Bash Shell
12 20 (4.75%) PL/SQL
13 19 (4.51%) VBA
14 18 (4.28%) Ruby
15 17 (4.04%) C
16 14 (3.33%) VB
17 13 (3.09%) CQL
18 10 (2.38%) R
18 10 (2.38%) Scala
19 7 (1.66%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 67 (15.91%) Degree
2 14 (3.33%) ISEB
3 9 (2.14%) Numerate Degree
4 8 (1.90%) Computer Science Degree
4 8 (1.90%) Master's Degree
5 7 (1.66%) ISTQB
6 2 (0.48%) SC Cleared
6 2 (0.48%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.24%) ACCA
7 1 (0.24%) CCIE
7 1 (0.24%) CIMA
7 1 (0.24%) CISA
7 1 (0.24%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.24%) CISSP
7 1 (0.24%) MBA
7 1 (0.24%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (4.75%) QA
2 19 (4.51%) MiFID
3 15 (3.56%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.48%) EMIR
4 2 (0.48%) GDPR
4 2 (0.48%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.24%) COBIT
5 1 (0.24%) COREP
5 1 (0.24%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 12 (2.85%) Docker
2 5 (1.19%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 4 (0.95%) Apache Flume
4 2 (0.48%) Active Directory
4 2 (0.48%) NFS
4 2 (0.48%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.24%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.24%) KVM
5 1 (0.24%) SRDF
5 1 (0.24%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 1 (0.24%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.24%) Xen
Systems Management
1 16 (3.80%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (1.43%) Control-M
2 6 (1.43%) Puppet
3 4 (0.95%) Ansible
4 3 (0.71%) Oozie
4 3 (0.71%) Rundeck
5 2 (0.48%) Graphite
5 2 (0.48%) Kibana
5 2 (0.48%) Kubernetes
5 2 (0.48%) logstash
5 2 (0.48%) Nagios
6 1 (0.24%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
6 1 (0.24%) MOM
6 1 (0.24%) Netcool
6 1 (0.24%) SCOM
6 1 (0.24%) Thomson Reuters DACS
6 1 (0.24%) Tivoli
6 1 (0.24%) WMI
Vendors
1 172 (40.86%) Oracle
2 40 (9.50%) Murex
3 32 (7.60%) TIBCO
4 25 (5.94%) Bloomberg
4 25 (5.94%) SAP
5 20 (4.75%) IBM
5 20 (4.75%) Microsoft
6 19 (4.51%) Currenex
6 19 (4.51%) Reuters
7 15 (3.56%) AppDynamics
8 14 (3.33%) Red Hat
9 13 (3.09%) NetApp
10 10 (2.38%) ION Trading
10 10 (2.38%) Netezza
10 10 (2.38%) Teradata
11 9 (2.14%) Sun
12 8 (1.90%) Infragistics
13 7 (1.66%) Adobe
13 7 (1.66%) Apple
13 7 (1.66%) webMethods
London
Elevate Direct
Rate: From £450 to £600 per day
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Randstad Technologies
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Canary Wharf and City
Rate: £600 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Emagine Consulting
Posted: 12 days ago