Period
to 23 September 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 23 September 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
23 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 171 122 133
Rank change year-on-year -49 +11 -29
Contract jobs citing Sybase 26 70 77
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.49% 1.48% 1.49%
As % of the Vendors category 1.28% 3.82% 3.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 24 33
Scotland median daily rate £525 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.53% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £393 £366 £325
90th Percentile £538 £493 £450
UK median daily rate £550 £550 £500
% change year-on-year - +10.00% -
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 2,027 1,833 2,415
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 37.98% 38.68% 46.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,088 993 1,265
Scotland median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +14.29% -
10th Percentile £213 £211 £227
90th Percentile £538 £530 £488
UK median daily rate £450 £430 £413
% change year-on-year +4.77% +4.12% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 64 91
Scotland median hourly rate £16.06 £25.00 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -35.78% -30.56% +135.99%
10th Percentile £10.62 £11.27 £10.00
90th Percentile £35.00 £45.70 £43.00
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50

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 23 September 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 23 September 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 -47 24 £525 +23.53% 4
Edinburgh -5 2 £375 -16.67%
Sybase
UK

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 20 (76.92%) SQL
2 19 (73.08%) SQL Server
3 17 (65.38%) Oracle
3 17 (65.38%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (65.38%) Relational Database
4 16 (61.54%) Perl
4 16 (61.54%) Linux
4 16 (61.54%) Finance
5 14 (53.85%) Cybersecurity
6 13 (50.00%) Data Protection
6 13 (50.00%) Hadoop
6 13 (50.00%) Bash Shell
6 13 (50.00%) Ruby
6 13 (50.00%) Python
6 13 (50.00%) Windows
7 12 (46.15%) Microsoft
7 12 (46.15%) CISM
7 12 (46.15%) CISSP
7 12 (46.15%) Symantec
7 12 (46.15%) McAfee
7 12 (46.15%) DRM
7 12 (46.15%) Cryptography
7 12 (46.15%) Software Engineering
7 12 (46.15%) Go
7 12 (46.15%) Jenkins
7 12 (46.15%) Neo4j
7 12 (46.15%) Hortonworks
7 12 (46.15%) Cloudera
7 12 (46.15%) GitHub
7 12 (46.15%) Varonis

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 3 (11.54%) CICS
1 3 (11.54%) MQSeries
1 3 (11.54%) SAS
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 3 (11.54%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (11.54%) Microsoft Office
1 3 (11.54%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 12 (46.15%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.54%) Kerberos
1 3 (11.54%) SSH
1 3 (11.54%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (73.08%) SQL Server
2 17 (65.38%) Relational Database
3 13 (50.00%) Hadoop
4 12 (46.15%) ArangoDB
4 12 (46.15%) Neo4j
5 7 (26.92%) DB2
6 5 (19.23%) RDBMS
7 2 (7.69%) Big Data
7 2 (7.69%) MongoDB
7 2 (7.69%) NoSQL
8 1 (3.85%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (3.85%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
8 1 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (3.85%) MySQL
8 1 (3.85%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 12 (46.15%) Jenkins
2 4 (15.38%) JUnit
3 2 (7.69%) Cucumber
3 2 (7.69%) Mockito
3 2 (7.69%) Selenium
General
1 16 (61.54%) Finance
2 1 (3.85%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (34.62%) Developer
2 6 (23.08%) DevOps Engineer
2 6 (23.08%) Java Developer
3 5 (19.23%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (19.23%) Security Engineer
4 4 (15.38%) Data Engineer
5 3 (11.54%) Data Protection Engineer
5 3 (11.54%) Senior Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Full Stack Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Senior Java Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Big Data Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) C# Web Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Cybersecurity Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Full Stack Web Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) IT Security Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 1 (3.85%) SAP Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Senior Full Stack Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (23.08%) Spring
2 5 (19.23%) Spring Boot
3 3 (11.54%) Angular 2
3 3 (11.54%) AngularJS
3 3 (11.54%) ISPF
3 3 (11.54%) Middleware
3 3 (11.54%) REST
4 2 (7.69%) Hibernate
4 2 (7.69%) HTML
4 2 (7.69%) Redux
4 2 (7.69%) RxJS
4 2 (7.69%) SOAP
4 2 (7.69%) XML
5 1 (3.85%) .NET
5 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (3.85%) CSS
5 1 (3.85%) J2EE
5 1 (3.85%) JSP
5 1 (3.85%) Protocol Buffers
5 1 (3.85%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 10 (38.46%) Cyberthreat
2 3 (11.54%) Mainframe
2 3 (11.54%) PKI
2 3 (11.54%) User Experience
3 2 (7.69%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.85%) AS400
4 1 (3.85%) Derivative
4 1 (3.85%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (3.85%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 16 (61.54%) Linux
2 13 (50.00%) Windows
3 4 (15.38%) Unix
4 3 (11.54%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (65.38%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (53.85%) Cybersecurity
3 13 (50.00%) Data Protection
4 12 (46.15%) Cryptography
4 12 (46.15%) Data Encryption
4 12 (46.15%) Data Loss Prevention
4 12 (46.15%) DRM
4 12 (46.15%) IT Strategy
4 12 (46.15%) Site Reliability Engineering
4 12 (46.15%) Software Engineering
5 11 (42.31%) DevOps
5 11 (42.31%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 10 (38.46%) Security Operations
7 6 (23.08%) Test Automation
8 4 (15.38%) Project Planning
9 3 (11.54%) Information Security
9 3 (11.54%) People Management
9 3 (11.54%) Security Management
9 3 (11.54%) Time Management
10 2 (7.69%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 20 (76.92%) SQL
2 16 (61.54%) Perl
3 13 (50.00%) Bash Shell
3 13 (50.00%) Python
3 13 (50.00%) Ruby
4 12 (46.15%) Go
5 8 (30.77%) Java
6 5 (19.23%) Java 8
7 3 (11.54%) Assembly Language
7 3 (11.54%) CLIST
7 3 (11.54%) JCL
7 3 (11.54%) REXX
7 3 (11.54%) Shell Script
8 2 (7.69%) JavaScript
9 1 (3.85%) BeanShell
9 1 (3.85%) C#
9 1 (3.85%) Scala
Qualifications
1 12 (46.15%) CISM
1 12 (46.15%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (46.15%) FINRA
1 12 (46.15%) GDPR
2 1 (3.85%) QA
System Software
1 3 (11.54%) Job Entry Subsystem
1 3 (11.54%) RACF
1 3 (11.54%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 12 (46.15%) Terraform
2 3 (11.54%) zSecure
Vendors
1 17 (65.38%) Oracle
2 12 (46.15%) Cloudera
2 12 (46.15%) Hortonworks
2 12 (46.15%) McAfee
2 12 (46.15%) Microsoft
2 12 (46.15%) Symantec
2 12 (46.15%) Varonis
3 3 (11.54%) CA
3 3 (11.54%) IBM
4 1 (3.85%) Informatica
4 1 (3.85%) SAP