The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for PowerBuilder skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited PowerBuilder over the 3 months to 24 April 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.

Sybase PowerBuilder
UK
3 months to
24 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 585 647 627
Rank change year-on-year +62 -20  
Contract jobs citing PowerBuilder 10 10 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.022% 0.018% 0.037%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.12% 0.12% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 14
Median daily rate £500 £375 £398
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +33.33% -5.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £375 £361
10% offered a daily rate of more than £562 £390 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £600 £375 £425
% change year-on-year +60.00% -11.76%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £40.00 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +105.12%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £19.50

PowerBuilder is in the development application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 8019 8224 7392
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 17.32% 14.71% 13.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 5440 5564 4720
Median daily rate £438 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £313 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £389 £365
% change year-on-year +2.82% +6.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 182 165 140
Median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £37.02
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +14.80%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £31.50 £27.37
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £50.00 £47.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £37.02
% change year-on-year - +14.80%  

PowerBuilder
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing PowerBuilder as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for PowerBuilder in the UK

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PowerBuilder in the UK

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PowerBuilder over the 3 months to 24 April 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PowerBuilder in the UK

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for PowerBuilder in the UK

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Top 4 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PowerBuilder within the UK over the 3 months to 24 April 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
England +58 9 £500 +33.33% 2
London +39 8 £488 +25.80% 1
City of London - 1 £475 -
Canary Wharf - 1 £505 -

For the 6 months to 24 April 2017, IT contractor jobs citing PowerBuilder also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for PowerBuilder.

1 18 (72.00%) SQL
2 13 (52.00%) Oracle
3 11 (44.00%) Finance
3 11 (44.00%) PL/SQL
4 7 (28.00%) SQL Server
4 7 (28.00%) Banking
5 6 (24.00%) Java
6 5 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (16.00%) SDLC
7 4 (16.00%) Content Management
7 4 (16.00%) CMS
7 4 (16.00%) .NET
7 4 (16.00%) Data Modelling
7 4 (16.00%) Toad
8 3 (12.00%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (12.00%) Star Schema
8 3 (12.00%) UML
8 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Excel
8 3 (12.00%) T-SQL
8 3 (12.00%) DB2
8 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Office
8 3 (12.00%) EDRMS
8 3 (12.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 3 (12.00%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (12.00%) ERwin
8 3 (12.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (12.00%) Kimball Methodology
8 3 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (12.00%) Records Management
9 2 (8.00%) Oracle Database 12c

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Co-occurring IT Skills 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 (16.00%) CMS
2 1 (4.00%) CICS
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (4.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (8.00%) S-PLUS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (28.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (12.00%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (12.00%) DB2
2 3 (12.00%) EDRMS
2 3 (12.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (12.00%) Star Schema
3 2 (8.00%) Oracle Database
3 2 (8.00%) Oracle Database 12c
3 2 (8.00%) SQL Navigator
3 2 (8.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (8.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (4.00%) GIS
4 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 4 (16.00%) Toad
2 3 (12.00%) ERwin
3 1 (4.00%) ClearCase
3 1 (4.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (4.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (44.00%) Finance
2 7 (28.00%) Banking
3 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (52.00%) Developer
2 7 (28.00%) PowerBuilder Developer
3 6 (24.00%) Oracle Developer
3 6 (24.00%) SQL Developer
4 5 (20.00%) Analyst
5 3 (12.00%) Implementation Manager
5 3 (12.00%) PL/SQL Developer
5 3 (12.00%) Systems Manager
6 2 (8.00%) Banking Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) Data Warehouse Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Designer
6 2 (8.00%) Lead Designer
6 2 (8.00%) SQL Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) SQL Data Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) Technical Designer
6 2 (8.00%) Technical Leader
7 1 (4.00%) Analyst Programmer
7 1 (4.00%) Development Manager
7 1 (4.00%) Information Architect
7 1 (4.00%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.00%) .NET
2 1 (4.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (4.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (4.00%) IBM Integration Bus
2 1 (4.00%) Middleware
2 1 (4.00%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (12.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 2 (8.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (4.00%) Clustering
4 1 (4.00%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (4.00%) Mainframe
4 1 (4.00%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.00%) Linux
2 1 (4.00%) Unix
2 1 (4.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (16.00%) Content Management
1 4 (16.00%) Data Modelling
1 4 (16.00%) SDLC
2 3 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (12.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (12.00%) Kimball Methodology
2 3 (12.00%) Records Management
2 3 (12.00%) UML
3 2 (8.00%) ETL
3 2 (8.00%) ITIL
3 2 (8.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (8.00%) Project Management
3 2 (8.00%) RUP
4 1 (4.00%) Configuration Management
4 1 (4.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (4.00%) ETRM
4 1 (4.00%) OOA/OOD
4 1 (4.00%) Release Management
4 1 (4.00%) Unit Testing
4 1 (4.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 18 (72.00%) SQL
2 11 (44.00%) PL/SQL
3 6 (24.00%) Java
4 3 (12.00%) T-SQL
5 2 (8.00%) C#
5 2 (8.00%) C++
5 2 (8.00%) MATLAB
5 2 (8.00%) R
6 1 (4.00%) C
6 1 (4.00%) COBOL
6 1 (4.00%) JavaScript
6 1 (4.00%) Korn
6 1 (4.00%) Python
6 1 (4.00%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) ISO15022
1 1 (4.00%) ISO20022
Vendors
1 13 (52.00%) Oracle
2 2 (8.00%) IBM
2 2 (8.00%) MicroStrategy
3 1 (4.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.00%) SAP
3 1 (4.00%) Teradata
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