Period
to 23 February 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 February 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 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 159 144 157
Rank change year-on-year -15 +13 -48
Contract jobs citing Sybase 21 25 39
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.43% 0.67% 0.71%
As % of the Vendors category 1.23% 1.42% 1.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 16 14
Scotland median daily rate £400 £350 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% -9.68% -11.93%
10th Percentile £321 £305 £290
90th Percentile £475 £425 £578
UK median daily rate £550 £500 £525
% change year-on-year +10.00% -4.76% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Scotland median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate £52.25 £46.50 -
% change year-on-year +12.37% - -

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 1,708 1,761 2,236
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 35.06% 46.87% 40.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 974 974 1,156
Scotland median daily rate £375 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -6.67% -
10th Percentile £200 £205 £196
90th Percentile £538 £488 £525
UK median daily rate £438 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 59 33
Scotland median hourly rate £20.00 £17.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.65% -10.53% +12.53%
10th Percentile £10.63 £10.50 £10.15
90th Percentile £43.70 £52.17 £42.25
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year +2.94% -5.56% +7.98%

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 February 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 February 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 -9 15 £413 +33.06% 2
Edinburgh -36 6 £400 +14.29% 1
Sybase
UK

For the 6 months to 23 February 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 19 (90.48%) SQL
2 16 (76.19%) Java
3 14 (66.67%) Finance
3 14 (66.67%) Perl
4 12 (57.14%) Relational Database
5 11 (52.38%) Unix
5 11 (52.38%) Linux
6 10 (47.62%) DB2
6 10 (47.62%) OO
7 7 (33.33%) RDBMS
7 7 (33.33%) Spring
8 6 (28.57%) J2SE
8 6 (28.57%) JUnit
8 6 (28.57%) SDLC
9 5 (23.81%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (23.81%) Oracle
9 5 (23.81%) JMS
9 5 (23.81%) OOD
10 4 (19.05%) Python
10 4 (19.05%) SQL Server
10 4 (19.05%) OOA/OOD
10 4 (19.05%) Banking
10 4 (19.05%) Greenfield Project
10 4 (19.05%) Low Latency
11 3 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
11 3 (14.29%) Windows
12 2 (9.52%) BusinessObjects
12 2 (9.52%) SAP BW
12 2 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
12 2 (9.52%) Cognos

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 1 (4.76%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 1 (4.76%) SAS
Business Applications
1 2 (9.52%) SAP BPC
1 2 (9.52%) SAP MII
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (57.14%) Relational Database
2 10 (47.62%) DB2
3 7 (33.33%) RDBMS
4 4 (19.05%) SQL Server
5 2 (9.52%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (9.52%) Hadoop
5 2 (9.52%) MaxDB
5 2 (9.52%) SAP BW
5 2 (9.52%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 6 (28.57%) JUnit
2 2 (9.52%) NWDI
3 1 (4.76%) Ant
3 1 (4.76%) Git (software)
3 1 (4.76%) Gradle
3 1 (4.76%) Hudson
3 1 (4.76%) Jenkins
3 1 (4.76%) Maven
General
1 14 (66.67%) Finance
2 4 (19.05%) Banking
3 2 (9.52%) Investment Banking
4 1 (4.76%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 15 (71.43%) Developer
2 13 (61.90%) Java Developer
3 3 (14.29%) Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) Business Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) Python Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Administrator
4 2 (9.52%) Investment Banking Java Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Perl Developer
4 2 (9.52%) SAP Administrator
4 2 (9.52%) SAP Basis Administrator
4 2 (9.52%) Software Developer
5 1 (4.76%) C++ Developer
5 1 (4.76%) C++/Java Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Data Business Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) DBA
5 1 (4.76%) Financial Business Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Sybase DBA
5 1 (4.76%) Tools Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (33.33%) Spring
2 6 (28.57%) J2SE
3 5 (23.81%) JMS
4 2 (9.52%) REST
4 2 (9.52%) SAP Basis
5 1 (4.76%) Hibernate
5 1 (4.76%) JSON
5 1 (4.76%) Protocol Buffers
5 1 (4.76%) SOAP
5 1 (4.76%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (23.81%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (19.05%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (9.52%) Client/Server
3 2 (9.52%) Data Structures
3 2 (9.52%) Equities
3 2 (9.52%) PKI
4 1 (4.76%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 11 (52.38%) Linux
1 11 (52.38%) Unix
2 3 (14.29%) Windows
3 2 (9.52%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (47.62%) OO
2 6 (28.57%) SDLC
3 5 (23.81%) OOD
4 4 (19.05%) Low Latency
4 4 (19.05%) OOA/OOD
5 3 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (9.52%) Break/Fix
6 2 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (9.52%) Change Management
6 2 (9.52%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (9.52%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (9.52%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (9.52%) Mentoring
6 2 (9.52%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (9.52%) Regulatory Compliance
7 1 (4.76%) Analytics
7 1 (4.76%) Machine Learning
7 1 (4.76%) Migration
7 1 (4.76%) SOA
7 1 (4.76%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 19 (90.48%) SQL
2 16 (76.19%) Java
3 14 (66.67%) Perl
4 4 (19.05%) Python
5 2 (9.52%) VB
5 2 (9.52%) VBA
6 1 (4.76%) C++
6 1 (4.76%) MATLAB
6 1 (4.76%) R
6 1 (4.76%) Scala
Vendors
1 5 (23.81%) Oracle
2 2 (9.52%) Cognos
2 2 (9.52%) SAP
3 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.76%) Perforce