The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland 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 22 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
UK / Northern Ireland
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 51 - 21
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Sybase 16 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 4.56% - 1.09%
As % of the Vendors category 10.39% - 1.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 0 0
Median daily rate £400 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £425 £375
% change year-on-year -5.88% +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 Northern Ireland.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Northern Ireland
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 154 61 53
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland 43.87% 60.40% 57.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 118 30 26
Median daily rate £375 £450 £206
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.66% +118.18%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £121
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £575 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 2
Median hourly rate £18.09 £23.50 £32.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -23.04% -26.56%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year -14.63% +10.81%  

Sybase
Job Vacancy Trend in Northern Ireland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 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 Northern Ireland

Sybase
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Sybase in Northern Ireland

Sybase
Contract Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Sybase within the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 22 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
County Antrim - 14 £406 - 1
Sybase
UK

For the 6 months to 22 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 Northern Ireland region with a requirement for Sybase.

1 25 (78.13%) SQL Server
2 22 (68.75%) SQL
2 22 (68.75%) Finance
3 19 (59.38%) Banking
4 17 (53.13%) Unix
5 12 (37.50%) C#
5 12 (37.50%) .NET
5 12 (37.50%) Web Services
5 12 (37.50%) WCF
5 12 (37.50%) .NET Framework
5 12 (37.50%) JSON
5 12 (37.50%) Relational Database
6 11 (34.38%) ASP.NET Web API
6 11 (34.38%) Algorithms
6 11 (34.38%) Multithreading
6 11 (34.38%) RESTful
6 11 (34.38%) Memory Management
6 11 (34.38%) WPF
6 11 (34.38%) WF
6 11 (34.38%) Scrum
6 11 (34.38%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (34.38%) Oracle
6 11 (34.38%) ADO.NET
6 11 (34.38%) PL/SQL
6 11 (34.38%) Linux
6 11 (34.38%) SOA
7 10 (31.25%) OOP
7 10 (31.25%) OO
7 10 (31.25%) Front Office
7 10 (31.25%) Oracle SOA Suite

Sybase
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northern Ireland 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 10 (31.25%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (78.13%) SQL Server
2 12 (37.50%) Relational Database
3 6 (18.75%) Sybase ASE
4 1 (3.13%) RDBMS
4 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (3.13%) Sybase IQ
Development Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Bitbucket
1 1 (3.13%) JIRA
1 1 (3.13%) NUnit
1 1 (3.13%) Visual Studio
General
1 22 (68.75%) Finance
2 19 (59.38%) Banking
3 10 (31.25%) Front Office
4 1 (3.13%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 32 (100.00%) Developer
2 20 (62.50%) Sybase Developer
3 12 (37.50%) C# Developer
4 11 (34.38%) Database Developer
5 6 (18.75%) Senior Developer
6 5 (15.63%) C# WPF Developer
6 5 (15.63%) WPF Developer
7 4 (12.50%) DBA
7 4 (12.50%) Perl Developer
7 4 (12.50%) Senior Perl Developer
7 4 (12.50%) Sybase DBA
7 4 (12.50%) Unix Developer
8 3 (9.38%) .NET Developer
8 3 (9.38%) C# .NET Developer
9 1 (3.13%) .NET Software Developer
9 1 (3.13%) Applications Developer
9 1 (3.13%) C# Developer - Investment Banking
9 1 (3.13%) C# Software Developer
9 1 (3.13%) C# Web Developer
9 1 (3.13%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (37.50%) .NET
1 12 (37.50%) .NET Framework
1 12 (37.50%) JSON
1 12 (37.50%) WCF
1 12 (37.50%) Web Services
2 11 (34.38%) ADO.NET
2 11 (34.38%) ASP.NET Web API
2 11 (34.38%) RESTful
2 11 (34.38%) WF
2 11 (34.38%) WPF
3 6 (18.75%) Apache Flex
3 6 (18.75%) J2EE
4 5 (15.63%) Middleware
5 1 (3.13%) .NET Remoting
5 1 (3.13%) Protocol Buffers
5 1 (3.13%) REST
5 1 (3.13%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (34.38%) Algorithms
2 6 (18.75%) Data Structures
2 6 (18.75%) Equity Derivative
2 6 (18.75%) Replication
3 4 (12.50%) Equities
4 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.13%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 17 (53.13%) Unix
2 11 (34.38%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (34.38%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (34.38%) Memory Management
1 11 (34.38%) Multithreading
1 11 (34.38%) Scrum
1 11 (34.38%) SOA
2 10 (31.25%) OO
2 10 (31.25%) OOP
3 8 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
4 5 (15.63%) Data Acquisition
5 4 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
5 4 (12.50%) Database Security
6 2 (6.25%) Migration
7 1 (3.13%) Analytics
7 1 (3.13%) Issue Tracking
7 1 (3.13%) Risk Management
7 1 (3.13%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 22 (68.75%) SQL
2 12 (37.50%) C#
3 11 (34.38%) PL/SQL
4 6 (18.75%) Java
4 6 (18.75%) Perl
5 1 (3.13%) C
5 1 (3.13%) C++
5 1 (3.13%) C++/CLI
5 1 (3.13%) T-SQL
5 1 (3.13%) VBA
5 1 (3.13%) VC++
Vendors
1 11 (34.38%) Oracle
2 1 (3.13%) Google
2 1 (3.13%) Perforce
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