The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 30 March 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
England / South West
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 135 131 146
Rank change year-on-year -4 +15  
Contract jobs citing Sybase 3 9 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.12% 0.31% 0.064%
As % of the Vendors category 0.28% 0.77% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 9 2
Median daily rate £350 £550 £473
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -36.36% +16.40%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £423 £425
% change year-on-year -5.91% -0.58%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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 the South West.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
South West
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 1053 1172 1225
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 40.50% 40.26% 39.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 676 763 723
Median daily rate £375 £363 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.44% -0.68%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £497 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 72 74
Median hourly rate £39.25 £20.00 £20.19
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +96.25% -0.91%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £11.25 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £46.25 £44.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £18.75 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.00% +10.29%  

Sybase
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West 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 the South West

Sybase
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Sybase in the South West

Sybase
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Sybase in the South West

Sybase
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Sybase within the South West region over the 3 months to 30 March 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
Somerset +4 3 £350 -17.64%
Sybase
England

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 South West region with a requirement for Sybase.

1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) Scrum
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) Ruby
2 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 3 (75.00%) Release Management
2 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (75.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (75.00%) TeamCity
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (75.00%) Bash Shell
2 3 (75.00%) MongoDB
2 3 (75.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (75.00%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (75.00%) Docker
2 3 (75.00%) Octopus Deploy
2 3 (75.00%) DevOps
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET Core
2 3 (75.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) Configuration Management
2 3 (75.00%) Python
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) .NET
2 3 (75.00%) Visual Studio
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (25.00%) EJB
3 1 (25.00%) CSS
3 1 (25.00%) JSP

Sybase
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 (75.00%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (25.00%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Fredhopper
1 1 (25.00%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Firewall
1 1 (25.00%) LDAP
1 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) MongoDB
3 1 (25.00%) DB2
3 1 (25.00%) Informix
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Jenkins
1 3 (75.00%) Octopus Deploy
1 3 (75.00%) TeamCity
1 3 (75.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) .NET
1 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET Core
2 1 (25.00%) Ajax
2 1 (25.00%) CSS
2 1 (25.00%) EJB
2 1 (25.00%) Flash
2 1 (25.00%) HTML
2 1 (25.00%) J2EE
2 1 (25.00%) JMS
2 1 (25.00%) JSP
2 1 (25.00%) WSDL
2 1 (25.00%) XML
2 1 (25.00%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Scrum
2 3 (75.00%) Configuration Management
2 3 (75.00%) DevOps
2 3 (75.00%) Release Management
3 1 (25.00%) Business Process Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) DSDM
3 1 (25.00%) SOA
3 1 (25.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Bash Shell
1 3 (75.00%) PowerShell
1 3 (75.00%) Python
1 3 (75.00%) Ruby
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) Perl
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Docker
1 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) ATG
2 1 (25.00%) BEA
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) VeriFone
2 1 (25.00%) WorldPay