Period
to 27 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for Sybase ASE skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Sybase ASE over the 6 months to 27 May 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.

Sybase Adaptive Server Enterprise (ASE)
UK
6 months to
27 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 851 793 855
Rank change year-on-year -58 +62 -34
Contract jobs citing Sybase ASE 31 43 29
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.031% 0.047% 0.027%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.14% 0.21% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 29 13
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -11.69%
10th Percentile £303 £325 £311
90th Percentile £538 £590 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate - £375 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
UK median hourly rate £72.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Sybase ASE is in the Databases and Business Intelligence category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 22,611 20,527 23,287
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 22.44% 22.54% 22.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 15,752 13,737 15,728
UK median daily rate £474 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.23% +2.94% +6.25%
10th Percentile £313 £295 £278
90th Percentile £625 £613 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +6.41% +4.00% +2.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 232 250 383
UK median hourly rate £33.50 £30.00 £28.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.67% +5.26% +4.34%
10th Percentile £14.00 £9.25 £12.04
90th Percentile £53.50 £50.00 £52.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.75 £29.75 £28.50
% change year-on-year +13.45% +4.39% +10.34%

Sybase ASE
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Sybase ASE as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Sybase ASE in the UK

Sybase ASE
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Sybase ASE in the UK

Sybase ASE
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Sybase ASE over the 6 months to 27 May 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Sybase ASE in the UK

Sybase ASE
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Sybase ASE in the UK

Sybase ASE
Top 5 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Sybase ASE within the UK over the 6 months to 27 May 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
England -44 31 £475 - 10
London -61 27 £475 - 10
UK excluding London -28 3 - - 2
East of England -4 2 - -
South West - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 27 May 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Sybase ASE 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 with a requirement for Sybase ASE.

1 31 (100.00%) Sybase
2 24 (77.42%) Linux
3 19 (61.29%) Finance
4 18 (58.06%) SQL
5 17 (54.84%) Solaris
6 16 (51.61%) T-SQL
6 16 (51.61%) Java
6 16 (51.61%) Replication
7 15 (48.39%) Unix
8 11 (35.48%) Oracle
8 11 (35.48%) Banking
9 10 (32.26%) Perl
10 9 (29.03%) Relational Database
11 8 (25.81%) Sun
11 8 (25.81%) Python
11 8 (25.81%) SQL Server
11 8 (25.81%) SAP
12 7 (22.58%) IBM
12 7 (22.58%) Problem-Solving
13 6 (19.35%) DB2
13 6 (19.35%) C#
13 6 (19.35%) Data Modelling
13 6 (19.35%) ETL
13 6 (19.35%) Agile Software Development
14 5 (16.13%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 5 (16.13%) Shell Script
14 5 (16.13%) RDBMS
14 5 (16.13%) Configuration Management
14 5 (16.13%) Oracle Database
14 5 (16.13%) Data Structures

Sybase ASE
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 3 (9.68%) MQSeries
2 2 (6.45%) NetWeaver
3 1 (3.23%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (9.68%) Kondor
2 1 (3.23%) SAP S/4HANA
2 1 (3.23%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.45%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.90%) Kerberos
2 3 (9.68%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (29.03%) Relational Database
2 8 (25.81%) SQL Server
3 6 (19.35%) DB2
4 5 (16.13%) Oracle Database
4 5 (16.13%) RDBMS
5 4 (12.90%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (6.45%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (3.23%) Big Data
7 1 (3.23%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
7 1 (3.23%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (3.23%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.23%) ClearCase
2 1 (3.23%) CruiseControl
2 1 (3.23%) Introscope
2 1 (3.23%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.23%) JIRA
2 1 (3.23%) Subversion
2 1 (3.23%) TeamCity
General
1 19 (61.29%) Finance
2 11 (35.48%) Banking
3 3 (9.68%) Back Office
3 3 (9.68%) Front Office
4 1 (3.23%) Dutch Language
4 1 (3.23%) Games
Job Titles
1 12 (38.71%) Developer
2 11 (35.48%) Administrator
3 10 (32.26%) Sybase Engineer
4 9 (29.03%) Database Engineer
4 9 (29.03%) DBA
5 8 (25.81%) Sybase Database Engineer
5 8 (25.81%) Sybase DBA
5 8 (25.81%) Sybase Developer
6 5 (16.13%) Database Developer
6 5 (16.13%) Perl Developer
6 5 (16.13%) Python Developer
7 3 (9.68%) Automation Developer
7 3 (9.68%) Development Specialist
7 3 (9.68%) Kondor Support
7 3 (9.68%) Support Specialist
8 2 (6.45%) Consultant
8 2 (6.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (6.45%) Java Engineer
8 2 (6.45%) SAP Consultant
9 1 (3.23%) SAP Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.68%) AngularJS
1 3 (9.68%) Rendezvous
1 3 (9.68%) SAP Fiori
1 3 (9.68%) XML
2 2 (6.45%) Hibernate
2 2 (6.45%) HTML
2 2 (6.45%) HTML5
2 2 (6.45%) JSON
2 2 (6.45%) JSP
2 2 (6.45%) REST
2 2 (6.45%) SAP Basis
2 2 (6.45%) Spring
2 2 (6.45%) Spring MVC
2 2 (6.45%) Web Services
3 1 (3.23%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 16 (51.61%) Replication
2 5 (16.13%) Data Structures
2 5 (16.13%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 4 (12.90%) Derivative
4 3 (9.68%) Data Centre
5 2 (6.45%) Computer Science
6 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (3.23%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (3.23%) Management Information System
6 1 (3.23%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (3.23%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 24 (77.42%) Linux
2 17 (54.84%) Solaris
3 15 (48.39%) Unix
4 4 (12.90%) Windows
5 3 (9.68%) Windows Server
6 1 (3.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (22.58%) Problem-Solving
2 6 (19.35%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (19.35%) Data Modelling
2 6 (19.35%) ETL
3 5 (16.13%) Configuration Management
3 5 (16.13%) Logical Data Model
4 4 (12.90%) ITIL
4 4 (12.90%) SDLC
5 3 (9.68%) Change Management
5 3 (9.68%) Decision-Making
5 3 (9.68%) Patch Management
6 2 (6.45%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (6.45%) DevOps
6 2 (6.45%) MVC
7 1 (3.23%) Data Analysis
7 1 (3.23%) Data Management
7 1 (3.23%) OO
7 1 (3.23%) OOP
7 1 (3.23%) Software Engineering
7 1 (3.23%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 18 (58.06%) SQL
2 16 (51.61%) Java
2 16 (51.61%) T-SQL
3 10 (32.26%) Perl
4 8 (25.81%) Python
5 6 (19.35%) C#
6 5 (16.13%) Shell Script
7 3 (9.68%) JavaScript
8 2 (6.45%) ABAP
9 1 (3.23%) C
9 1 (3.23%) C++
9 1 (3.23%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (9.68%) HP ASE
2 2 (6.45%) Degree
3 1 (3.23%) Computer Science Degree
System Software
1 4 (12.90%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.23%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (9.68%) OpenView
1 3 (9.68%) Thomson Reuters DACS
1 3 (9.68%) Tivoli
2 1 (3.23%) Ansible
2 1 (3.23%) CA Wily
2 1 (3.23%) Puppet
Vendors
1 31 (100.00%) Sybase
2 11 (35.48%) Oracle
3 8 (25.81%) SAP
3 8 (25.81%) Sun
4 7 (22.58%) IBM
5 3 (9.68%) Hitachi
5 3 (9.68%) HP
5 3 (9.68%) Reuters
5 3 (9.68%) TIBCO
5 3 (9.68%) Veritas
6 2 (6.45%) Ariba
6 2 (6.45%) Concur
7 1 (3.23%) Capita
7 1 (3.23%) Greenplum
7 1 (3.23%) Microsoft
7 1 (3.23%) OpenText
7 1 (3.23%) Red Hat