Period
to 12 November 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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 12 November 2018 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 > Scotland
6 months to
12 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 168 126 135
Rank change year-on-year -42 +9 -5
Contract jobs citing Sybase 32 64 57
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.61% 1.30% 1.29%
As % of the Vendors category 1.60% 3.47% 2.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 23 20
Scotland median daily rate £525 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.53% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £413 £375 £308
90th Percentile £538 £495 £450
UK median daily rate £550 £550 £500
% change year-on-year - +10.00% -2.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Scotland median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate - - £46.50

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 Scotland.

All Vendors
Scotland
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 1,999 1,847 2,025
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 37.82% 37.43% 45.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,027 1,014 1,100
Scotland median daily rate £400 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% +10.71% -
10th Percentile £213 £210 £225
90th Percentile £550 £530 £488
UK median daily rate £450 £430 £415
% change year-on-year +4.65% +3.61% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 62 68 68
Scotland median hourly rate £17.50 £25.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -31.37% +34.21% +31.03%
10th Percentile £10.75 £11.25 £9.81
90th Percentile £35.00 £46.15 £46.54
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £17.48 £16.50
% change year-on-year +0.11% +5.94% -5.71%

Sybase
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for Sybase in Scotland

Sybase
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Sybase in Scotland

Sybase
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Sybase in Scotland over the 6 months to 12 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Sybase in Scotland

Sybase
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Sybase in Scotland

Sybase
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Sybase within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 12 November 2018. 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
Glasgow -46 30 £525 +23.53% 3
Edinburgh -4 2 £375 -16.67%
Sybase
UK

For the 6 months to 12 November 2018, 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Sybase.

1 29 (90.63%) SQL
2 27 (84.38%) Relational Database
3 25 (78.13%) SQL Server
4 24 (75.00%) Finance
5 23 (71.88%) Oracle
5 23 (71.88%) Linux
6 22 (68.75%) Perl
7 21 (65.63%) Agile Software Development
8 20 (62.50%) Hadoop
8 20 (62.50%) Cybersecurity
9 19 (59.38%) Bash Shell
9 19 (59.38%) Data Protection
9 19 (59.38%) Ruby
9 19 (59.38%) Python
9 19 (59.38%) Windows
10 18 (56.25%) Microsoft
10 18 (56.25%) CISM
10 18 (56.25%) CISSP
10 18 (56.25%) Symantec
10 18 (56.25%) McAfee
10 18 (56.25%) DRM
10 18 (56.25%) Cryptography
10 18 (56.25%) Software Engineering
10 18 (56.25%) Go
10 18 (56.25%) Varonis
10 18 (56.25%) Neo4j
10 18 (56.25%) Hortonworks
10 18 (56.25%) Cloudera
10 18 (56.25%) GitHub
10 18 (56.25%) Jenkins

Sybase
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 2 (6.25%) CICS
1 2 (6.25%) MQSeries
1 2 (6.25%) SAS
2 1 (3.13%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (6.25%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 18 (56.25%) GitHub
2 1 (3.13%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.25%) Kerberos
1 2 (6.25%) SSH
1 2 (6.25%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (84.38%) Relational Database
2 25 (78.13%) SQL Server
3 20 (62.50%) Hadoop
4 18 (56.25%) ArangoDB
4 18 (56.25%) Neo4j
5 9 (28.13%) RDBMS
6 7 (21.88%) DB2
7 3 (9.38%) Big Data
8 2 (6.25%) BusinessObjects
8 2 (6.25%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
8 2 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (6.25%) MongoDB
8 2 (6.25%) NoSQL
8 2 (6.25%) Pentaho
8 2 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (3.13%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 18 (56.25%) Jenkins
2 5 (15.63%) JUnit
3 2 (6.25%) Cucumber
3 2 (6.25%) Mockito
3 2 (6.25%) Selenium
General
1 24 (75.00%) Finance
2 1 (3.13%) Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (34.38%) DevOps Engineer
2 8 (25.00%) Developer
3 6 (18.75%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (15.63%) Data Engineer
4 5 (15.63%) Java Developer
5 4 (12.50%) Data Protection Engineer
5 4 (12.50%) Security Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Business Developer
6 2 (6.25%) Delivery Manager
6 2 (6.25%) ETL Developer
6 2 (6.25%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Developer
6 2 (6.25%) SAP Developer
7 1 (3.13%) .NET Developer
7 1 (3.13%) Analyst
7 1 (3.13%) C# Developer
7 1 (3.13%) C# Web Developer
7 1 (3.13%) Database Analyst
7 1 (3.13%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) IT Security Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (18.75%) Spring
2 2 (6.25%) Hibernate
2 2 (6.25%) HTML
2 2 (6.25%) ISPF
2 2 (6.25%) Middleware
2 2 (6.25%) SOAP
2 2 (6.25%) Spring Boot
2 2 (6.25%) Web Services
2 2 (6.25%) XML
3 1 (3.13%) .NET
3 1 (3.13%) .NET Framework
3 1 (3.13%) CSS
3 1 (3.13%) HTML5
3 1 (3.13%) J2SE
3 1 (3.13%) JMS
3 1 (3.13%) JSON
3 1 (3.13%) JSP
3 1 (3.13%) LDAP
3 1 (3.13%) Servlets
3 1 (3.13%) SPML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (40.63%) Cyberthreat
2 2 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.25%) AS400
2 2 (6.25%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (6.25%) Mainframe
2 2 (6.25%) PKI
3 1 (3.13%) Derivative
3 1 (3.13%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.13%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 23 (71.88%) Linux
2 19 (59.38%) Windows
3 4 (12.50%) Unix
4 2 (6.25%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (65.63%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (62.50%) Cybersecurity
3 19 (59.38%) Data Protection
4 18 (56.25%) Cryptography
4 18 (56.25%) Data Encryption
4 18 (56.25%) Data Loss Prevention
4 18 (56.25%) DRM
4 18 (56.25%) IT Strategy
4 18 (56.25%) Site Reliability Engineering
4 18 (56.25%) Software Engineering
5 16 (50.00%) Security Operations
6 15 (46.88%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 13 (40.63%) DevOps
8 4 (12.50%) SDLC
9 3 (9.38%) Project Planning
9 3 (9.38%) Test Automation
10 2 (6.25%) ETL
10 2 (6.25%) People Management
10 2 (6.25%) Security Management
10 2 (6.25%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 29 (90.63%) SQL
2 22 (68.75%) Perl
3 19 (59.38%) Bash Shell
3 19 (59.38%) Python
3 19 (59.38%) Ruby
4 18 (56.25%) Go
5 8 (25.00%) Java
6 2 (6.25%) Assembly Language
6 2 (6.25%) CLIST
6 2 (6.25%) Java 8
6 2 (6.25%) JavaScript
6 2 (6.25%) JCL
6 2 (6.25%) REXX
6 2 (6.25%) Shell Script
7 1 (3.13%) BeanShell
7 1 (3.13%) C#
Qualifications
1 18 (56.25%) CISM
1 18 (56.25%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (56.25%) FINRA
1 18 (56.25%) GDPR
2 2 (6.25%) QA
System Software
1 2 (6.25%) Job Entry Subsystem
1 2 (6.25%) RACF
1 2 (6.25%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 18 (56.25%) Terraform
2 2 (6.25%) zSecure
Vendors
1 23 (71.88%) Oracle
2 18 (56.25%) Cloudera
2 18 (56.25%) Hortonworks
2 18 (56.25%) McAfee
2 18 (56.25%) Microsoft
2 18 (56.25%) Symantec
2 18 (56.25%) Varonis
3 2 (6.25%) CA
3 2 (6.25%) IBM
3 2 (6.25%) Informatica
3 2 (6.25%) SAP