Period
to 24 July 2021

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 24 July 2021 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
24 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 423 272 469
Rank change year-on-year -151 +197 -38
Contract jobs citing Sybase 93 115 130
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 0.31% 0.71% 0.32%
As % of the Vendors category 0.80% 1.80% 0.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 85 80
10th Percentile £474 £463 £424
25th Percentile £556 £488 £512
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £650 £550 £600
Median % change year-on-year +18.18% -8.33% +9.09%
75th Percentile £700 £668 £641
90th Percentile £812 £728 £726
England median daily rate £635 £525 £575
% change year-on-year +20.95% -8.70% +4.55%

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 11,603 6,376 16,159
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 38.97% 39.28% 39.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 7,785 4,387 10,900
10th Percentile £343 £300 £300
25th Percentile £425 £408 £400
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £525 £500 £500
Median % change year-on-year +5.00% - +1.78%
75th Percentile £638 £613 £588
90th Percentile £725 £713 £675
England median daily rate £500 £475 £463
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.70% +2.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 118 77 255
10th Percentile £13.48 £12.58 £11.86
25th Percentile £16.25 £18.50 £15.30
Median hourly rate £24.35 £26.50 £20.00
Median % change year-on-year -8.11% +32.50% -5.33%
75th Percentile £45.81 £43.70 £30.00
90th Percentile £65.00 £48.75 £47.83
England median hourly rate £19.00 £19.50 £18.70
% change year-on-year -2.56% +4.28% +6.86%

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 24 July 2021.

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 24 July 2021. 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 -36 9 £629 +19.76% 10
Sybase
England

For the 6 months to 24 July 2021, 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 59 (63.44%) Java
2 57 (61.29%) Linux
3 47 (50.54%) SQL Server
4 42 (45.16%) Unix
5 41 (44.09%) Oracle
6 39 (41.94%) Agile Software Development
7 37 (39.78%) Banking
7 37 (39.78%) Relational Database
8 34 (36.56%) SQL
9 33 (35.48%) Windows
10 32 (34.41%) Finance
11 30 (32.26%) Middleware
12 28 (30.11%) MySQL
12 28 (30.11%) Spring
13 26 (27.96%) Subversion
13 26 (27.96%) Investment Banking
14 25 (26.88%) Front Office
15 23 (24.73%) Docker
15 23 (24.73%) Kubernetes
16 22 (23.66%) Social Skills
16 22 (23.66%) UML
16 22 (23.66%) Web Services
17 21 (22.58%) JBoss
17 21 (22.58%) Python
17 21 (22.58%) JMS
17 21 (22.58%) Hibernate
17 21 (22.58%) TDD
17 21 (22.58%) BDD
18 20 (21.51%) REST
18 20 (21.51%) Java EE

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 21 (22.58%) JBoss
2 19 (20.43%) Red Hat Fuse
3 18 (19.35%) Mule
4 12 (12.90%) Confluence
5 11 (11.83%) Apache
6 10 (10.75%) Tomcat
7 6 (6.45%) WebSphere
7 6 (6.45%) WebSphere Application Server
8 5 (5.38%) Apache Spark
8 5 (5.38%) Oracle Coherence
8 5 (5.38%) SharePoint
9 3 (3.23%) IIS
10 2 (2.15%) nginx
10 2 (2.15%) WebLogic
11 1 (1.08%) DataSynapse
Applications
1 4 (4.30%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.08%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 15 (16.13%) AWS
2 14 (15.05%) Azure
2 14 (15.05%) GCP
3 13 (13.98%) GitHub
4 6 (6.45%) IaaS
4 6 (6.45%) OpenShift
4 6 (6.45%) PaaS
5 3 (3.23%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (3.23%) SaaS
5 3 (3.23%) Snowflake
6 2 (2.15%) NuGet
7 1 (1.08%) Microsoft 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (13.98%) SAN
2 10 (10.75%) NAS
3 6 (6.45%) Cisco Nexus
3 6 (6.45%) FCoE
3 6 (6.45%) Fibre Channel
3 6 (6.45%) iSCSI
3 6 (6.45%) LAN
3 6 (6.45%) Multicast
3 6 (6.45%) WAN
4 5 (5.38%) Kerberos
5 1 (1.08%) Internet
5 1 (1.08%) Intranet
5 1 (1.08%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (50.54%) SQL Server
2 37 (39.78%) Relational Database
3 28 (30.11%) MySQL
4 20 (21.51%) MongoDB
5 13 (13.98%) Sybase ASE
6 11 (11.83%) Oracle Database
7 10 (10.75%) Oracle Database 11g
7 10 (10.75%) Oracle Database 12c
7 10 (10.75%) PostgreSQL
8 9 (9.68%) NoSQL
9 8 (8.60%) Hadoop
10 7 (7.53%) Data Mart
10 7 (7.53%) HBase
10 7 (7.53%) RDBMS
10 7 (7.53%) SQL Server 2008
10 7 (7.53%) SQL Server 2012
10 7 (7.53%) SQL Server 2016
10 7 (7.53%) SQL Server 2017
10 7 (7.53%) SQL Server 2019
11 6 (6.45%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 26 (27.96%) Subversion
2 18 (19.35%) jMock
2 18 (19.35%) JUnit
3 14 (15.05%) JIRA
4 9 (9.68%) Git (software)
5 8 (8.60%) Jenkins
6 6 (6.45%) Maven
6 6 (6.45%) Sonatype Nexus
7 5 (5.38%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 5 (5.38%) Cucumber
7 5 (5.38%) FishEye
7 5 (5.38%) Hudson
7 5 (5.38%) TeamCity
8 3 (3.23%) Serena SBM
9 2 (2.15%) Eclipse
General
1 37 (39.78%) Banking
2 32 (34.41%) Finance
3 26 (27.96%) Investment Banking
4 25 (26.88%) Front Office
5 22 (23.66%) Social Skills
6 9 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (7.53%) Back Office
8 5 (5.38%) Influencing Skills
9 2 (2.15%) Advertising
9 2 (2.15%) Electronics
9 2 (2.15%) International Banking
10 1 (1.08%) Billing
10 1 (1.08%) Dutch Language
10 1 (1.08%) Financial Institution
10 1 (1.08%) German Language
10 1 (1.08%) Inclusion and Diversity
10 1 (1.08%) Organisational Skills
10 1 (1.08%) Polish Language
10 1 (1.08%) Retail
Job Titles
1 51 (54.84%) Developer
2 30 (32.26%) Java Developer
3 18 (19.35%) Java Middleware Developer
3 18 (19.35%) Middleware Developer
4 16 (17.20%) Integration Developer
5 9 (9.68%) Architect
5 9 (9.68%) DBA
6 7 (7.53%) Murex Developer
6 7 (7.53%) Oracle DBA
6 7 (7.53%) Senior Developer
6 7 (7.53%) Solutions Architect
7 5 (5.38%) Infrastructure Architect
7 5 (5.38%) Scala Developer
7 5 (5.38%) Senior Java Developer
7 5 (5.38%) Senior Middleware Developer
7 5 (5.38%) Sybase Developer
8 4 (4.30%) Analyst
8 4 (4.30%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
8 4 (4.30%) SQL DBA
8 4 (4.30%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (32.26%) Middleware
2 28 (30.11%) Spring
3 22 (23.66%) Web Services
4 21 (22.58%) Hibernate
4 21 (22.58%) JMS
5 20 (21.51%) Java EE
5 20 (21.51%) REST
6 19 (20.43%) Apache Camel
7 18 (19.35%) JTA
7 18 (19.35%) JTS
8 12 (12.90%) XML
9 11 (11.83%) XSLT
10 6 (6.45%) .NET
10 6 (6.45%) HTML
10 6 (6.45%) LDAP
10 6 (6.45%) RESTful
11 5 (5.38%) AngularJS
11 5 (5.38%) FpML
11 5 (5.38%) JAXB
11 5 (5.38%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 12 (12.90%) Fixed Income
2 10 (10.75%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 8 (8.60%) Replication
4 5 (5.38%) Clustering
4 5 (5.38%) Data Protection Act
4 5 (5.38%) Equities
5 4 (4.30%) Grid Computing
5 4 (4.30%) Reference Data
6 3 (3.23%) Data Centre
6 3 (3.23%) Derivative
6 3 (3.23%) Exotic Derivative
6 3 (3.23%) Self-Motivation
7 2 (2.15%) EMC VMAX
7 2 (2.15%) Enterprise Storage
7 2 (2.15%) Linux Command Line
8 1 (1.08%) Legacy Systems
8 1 (1.08%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.08%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 57 (61.29%) Linux
2 42 (45.16%) Unix
3 33 (35.48%) Windows
4 11 (11.83%) Solaris
5 7 (7.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (6.45%) Windows Server
7 1 (1.08%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (41.94%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (23.66%) UML
3 21 (22.58%) BDD
3 21 (22.58%) TDD
4 20 (21.51%) OO
5 17 (18.28%) User Acceptance Testing
6 15 (16.13%) Problem-Solving
7 14 (15.05%) Performance Tuning
8 13 (13.98%) Microservices
9 12 (12.90%) SDLC
10 11 (11.83%) Continuous Delivery
11 10 (10.75%) Business Analysis
11 10 (10.75%) Infrastructure as Code
12 8 (8.60%) Continuous Integration
13 7 (7.53%) Analytics
13 7 (7.53%) Decision-Making
13 7 (7.53%) DevOps
13 7 (7.53%) Infrastructure Engineering
13 7 (7.53%) ITIL
13 7 (7.53%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 59 (63.44%) Java
2 34 (36.56%) SQL
3 21 (22.58%) Python
4 18 (19.35%) Perl
5 16 (17.20%) C#
5 16 (17.20%) C++
6 12 (12.90%) PL/SQL
7 9 (9.68%) T-SQL
8 8 (8.60%) Bash Shell
8 8 (8.60%) PowerShell
9 6 (6.45%) JavaScript
9 6 (6.45%) Ruby
10 5 (5.38%) Scala
11 3 (3.23%) Java 8
11 3 (3.23%) VBA
12 2 (2.15%) C
12 2 (2.15%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 8 (8.60%) Degree
2 2 (2.15%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.08%) ISEB
3 1 (1.08%) ISEB Practitioner
3 1 (1.08%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.30%) Data Quality
2 2 (2.15%) GDPR
2 2 (2.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.08%) QA
System Software
1 23 (24.73%) Docker
2 14 (15.05%) Oracle RAC
3 10 (10.75%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (7.53%) Hyper-V
5 6 (6.45%) Active Directory
5 6 (6.45%) KVM
5 6 (6.45%) NFS
5 6 (6.45%) SRDF
5 6 (6.45%) Xen
6 3 (3.23%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (2.15%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (1.08%) VirtualBox
8 1 (1.08%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 23 (24.73%) Kubernetes
2 8 (8.60%) Ansible
2 8 (8.60%) Puppet
2 8 (8.60%) Terraform
3 7 (7.53%) Data Guard
4 3 (3.23%) Control-M
4 3 (3.23%) EMC NetWorker
4 3 (3.23%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
4 3 (3.23%) NetBackup
4 3 (3.23%) QRadar
4 3 (3.23%) Tivoli
4 3 (3.23%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 2 (2.15%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 41 (44.09%) Oracle
2 13 (13.98%) Murex
3 12 (12.90%) EMC
4 11 (11.83%) VMware
5 10 (10.75%) Microsoft
6 9 (9.68%) NetApp
7 8 (8.60%) SAP
8 7 (7.53%) Google
9 6 (6.45%) Cisco
9 6 (6.45%) MuleSoft
10 5 (5.38%) Atlassian
10 5 (5.38%) Red Hat
11 4 (4.30%) IBM
12 3 (3.23%) BMC
12 3 (3.23%) CyberArk
12 3 (3.23%) Qualys
12 3 (3.23%) Serena
12 3 (3.23%) ServiceNow
12 3 (3.23%) Splunk
12 3 (3.23%) Sun