The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 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 March 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
North West / Merseyside
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 38 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Sybase 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 0.31% - -
As % of the Vendors category 0.70% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £375 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £400 £425
% change year-on-year -1.25% -5.88%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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 Merseyside.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Merseyside
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 142 183 197
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 44.10% 53.98% 53.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 129 83
Median daily rate £380 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.00% +23.07%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £253 £193
10% offered a daily rate of more than £536 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 8
Median hourly rate £16.18 £15.25 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.09% +17.30%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £19.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -14.47% +11.76%  

Sybase
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Merseyside citing Sybase as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for Sybase in Merseyside

Sybase
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Sybase in Merseyside

Sybase
Contract Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Sybase within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 28 March 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
Liverpool - 1 £375 -
Sybase
North West

Sybase
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for Sybase.

1 2 (66.67%) Unix
1 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (66.67%) DB2
1 2 (66.67%) OO
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Subversion
2 1 (33.33%) Spring
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (33.33%) Facilities Management
2 1 (33.33%) JSON
2 1 (33.33%) Matrix Management
2 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (33.33%) Scala
2 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
2 1 (33.33%) SAP Data Services
2 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) Matrix Organization
2 1 (33.33%) Python
2 1 (33.33%) J2SE
2 1 (33.33%) Client/Server
2 1 (33.33%) JMS
2 1 (33.33%) OOD
2 1 (33.33%) FTP
2 1 (33.33%) RDBMS
2 1 (33.33%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (33.33%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (33.33%) JUnit

Sybase
Co-occurring IT Skills in Merseyside 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 1 (33.33%) BizTalk Server
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) DB2
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (33.33%) RDBMS
2 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 1 (33.33%) SAP Data Services
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (33.33%) JUnit
1 1 (33.33%) Subversion
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Java Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Integration Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) J2SE
1 1 (33.33%) JMS
1 1 (33.33%) JSON
1 1 (33.33%) SOAP
1 1 (33.33%) Spring
1 1 (33.33%) Web Services
1 1 (33.33%) XML
1 1 (33.33%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (33.33%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Unix
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) OO
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Facilities Management
2 1 (33.33%) Matrix Management
2 1 (33.33%) Matrix Organization
2 1 (33.33%) OOD
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) Perl
2 1 (33.33%) Python
2 1 (33.33%) Scala
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle
1 1 (33.33%) Perforce