Period
to 23 June 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 June 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 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 183 112 149
Rank change year-on-year -71 +37 -58
Contract jobs citing Sybase 18 47 59
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.34% 1.21% 1.07%
As % of the Vendors category 0.89% 2.97% 2.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 13 29
Scotland median daily rate £400 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% -5.88%
10th Percentile £315 £302 £325
90th Percentile £415 £448 £450
UK median daily rate £525 £525 £475
% change year-on-year - +10.53% -5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Scotland median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate £72.50 - -

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 2,023 1,580 2,463
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 38.20% 40.52% 44.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,175 834 1,280
Scotland median daily rate £385 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.67% - +4.17%
10th Percentile £213 £207 £225
90th Percentile £525 £523 £500
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £410
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.66% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 60 75
Scotland median hourly rate £15.81 £30.00 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -47.32% -16.67% +100.00%
10th Percentile £10.23 £12.95 £11.30
90th Percentile £35.00 £50.00 £44.20
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £18.50
% change year-on-year +0.32% -5.70% +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 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 June 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 -54 14 £400 - 3
Edinburgh -16 4 £330 -5.71%
Sybase
UK

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 13 (72.22%) Java
1 13 (72.22%) SQL
2 10 (55.56%) DB2
3 9 (50.00%) Spring
4 7 (38.89%) Test Automation
4 7 (38.89%) Oracle
4 7 (38.89%) SQL Server
4 7 (38.89%) Linux
4 7 (38.89%) Finance
5 6 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (33.33%) Unix
6 5 (27.78%) JUnit
6 5 (27.78%) Perl
6 5 (27.78%) AngularJS
6 5 (27.78%) DevOps
6 5 (27.78%) Spring Boot
6 5 (27.78%) SDLC
6 5 (27.78%) Angular 2
6 5 (27.78%) Java 8
6 5 (27.78%) Problem-Solving
7 4 (22.22%) Relational Database
7 4 (22.22%) Project Planning
7 4 (22.22%) TDD
7 4 (22.22%) SOAP
7 4 (22.22%) SAS
7 4 (22.22%) RDBMS
8 3 (16.67%) SSL
8 3 (16.67%) IBM
8 3 (16.67%) Kerberos
8 3 (16.67%) MQSeries

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 4 (22.22%) SAS
2 3 (16.67%) CICS
2 3 (16.67%) MQSeries
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
1 3 (16.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (11.11%) SAP BPC
1 2 (11.11%) SAP MII
Communications & Networking
1 3 (16.67%) Kerberos
1 3 (16.67%) SSH
1 3 (16.67%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (55.56%) DB2
2 7 (38.89%) SQL Server
3 4 (22.22%) RDBMS
3 4 (22.22%) Relational Database
4 2 (11.11%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (11.11%) Hadoop
4 2 (11.11%) MaxDB
4 2 (11.11%) MongoDB
4 2 (11.11%) NoSQL
4 2 (11.11%) SAP BW
5 1 (5.56%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (27.78%) JUnit
2 2 (11.11%) Cucumber
2 2 (11.11%) Mockito
2 2 (11.11%) NWDI
2 2 (11.11%) Selenium
General
1 7 (38.89%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Banking
2 1 (5.56%) Prime Brokerage
Job Titles
1 11 (61.11%) Developer
2 10 (55.56%) Java Developer
3 3 (16.67%) Security Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Senior Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Administrator
4 2 (11.11%) SAP Administrator
4 2 (11.11%) SAP Basis Administrator
4 2 (11.11%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Angular Developer
5 1 (5.56%) C++ Developer
5 1 (5.56%) C++/Java Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Data Business Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Financial Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Financial Business Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Full Stack Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Python Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Full Stack Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Senior J2EE Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (50.00%) Spring
2 5 (27.78%) Angular 2
2 5 (27.78%) AngularJS
2 5 (27.78%) Spring Boot
3 4 (22.22%) SOAP
4 3 (16.67%) ISPF
4 3 (16.67%) Middleware
4 3 (16.67%) REST
5 2 (11.11%) Hibernate
5 2 (11.11%) Redux
5 2 (11.11%) RESTful
5 2 (11.11%) RxJS
5 2 (11.11%) SAP Basis
5 2 (11.11%) XML
6 1 (5.56%) HTML
6 1 (5.56%) J2EE
6 1 (5.56%) J2SE
6 1 (5.56%) JMS
6 1 (5.56%) JSP
6 1 (5.56%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Greenfield Project
1 3 (16.67%) Mainframe
1 3 (16.67%) PKI
1 3 (16.67%) User Experience
2 2 (11.11%) Equities
2 2 (11.11%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 7 (38.89%) Linux
2 6 (33.33%) Unix
3 3 (16.67%) zOS
4 2 (11.11%) Windows
4 2 (11.11%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (38.89%) Test Automation
2 6 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (27.78%) DevOps
3 5 (27.78%) Problem-Solving
3 5 (27.78%) SDLC
4 4 (22.22%) Project Planning
4 4 (22.22%) TDD
5 3 (16.67%) Information Security
5 3 (16.67%) OO
5 3 (16.67%) People Management
5 3 (16.67%) Security Management
5 3 (16.67%) Time Management
6 2 (11.11%) Break/Fix
6 2 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (11.11%) Cybersecurity
6 2 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (11.11%) Mentoring
6 2 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (11.11%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (72.22%) Java
1 13 (72.22%) SQL
2 5 (27.78%) Java 8
2 5 (27.78%) Perl
3 3 (16.67%) Assembly Language
3 3 (16.67%) CLIST
3 3 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 3 (16.67%) JCL
3 3 (16.67%) REXX
3 3 (16.67%) Shell Script
4 2 (11.11%) Python
5 1 (5.56%) BeanShell
5 1 (5.56%) C++
5 1 (5.56%) MATLAB
5 1 (5.56%) R
5 1 (5.56%) Scala
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) QA
System Software
1 3 (16.67%) Job Entry Subsystem
1 3 (16.67%) RACF
1 3 (16.67%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 3 (16.67%) zSecure
Vendors
1 7 (38.89%) Oracle
2 3 (16.67%) CA
2 3 (16.67%) IBM
3 2 (11.11%) SAP