Period
to 21 November 2017

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 21 November 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 Adaptive Server Enterprise (ASE)
UK
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 813 845 807
Rank change year-on-year +32 -38 -10
Contract jobs citing Sybase ASE 64 36 81
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.062% 0.034% 0.071%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.28% 0.15% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 17 36
UK median daily rate £525 £500 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% - +37.93%
10th Percentile £348 £440 £363
90th Percentile £733 £530 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £463 £350
% change year-on-year -2.70% +32.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
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 22785 23660 26437
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 22.09% 22.59% 23.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 15575 15682 17425
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +0.63%
10th Percentile £310 £285 £269
90th Percentile £625 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 288 368 408
UK median hourly rate £31.23 £28.00 £28.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.54% -1.75% +14.00%
10th Percentile £14.00 £10.00 £12.00
90th Percentile £57.44 £52.05 £52.47
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year +25.00% -6.67% +31.32%

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 21 November 2017.

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 8 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 21 November 2017. 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 +41 59 £550 +10.00% 2
London -3 43 £550 +10.00% 1
UK excluding London +30 20 £450 -2.70% 1
East of England -1 10 £350 -30.00% 1
North of England +57 5 - -
North East - 5 - -
Scotland - 4 £500 -
South West - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Sybase ASE 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 Sybase ASE.

1 64 (100.00%) Sybase
2 41 (64.06%) Linux
3 35 (54.69%) Unix
4 34 (53.13%) SQL
5 32 (50.00%) Perl
6 29 (45.31%) Python
7 28 (43.75%) SAP
8 27 (42.19%) T-SQL
9 26 (40.63%) Shell Script
10 23 (35.94%) Git (software)
11 22 (34.38%) Integration Testing
12 20 (31.25%) Korn
13 19 (29.69%) SDLC
14 17 (26.56%) ITIL
14 17 (26.56%) Solaris
15 16 (25.00%) Java
15 16 (25.00%) Finance
16 13 (20.31%) Banking
16 13 (20.31%) Docker
17 12 (18.75%) Spring
17 12 (18.75%) Investment Banking
17 12 (18.75%) SQL Server
18 11 (17.19%) Replication
19 10 (15.63%) Agile Software Development
20 9 (14.06%) Hibernate
20 9 (14.06%) JSP
20 9 (14.06%) Web Services
20 9 (14.06%) JavaScript
20 9 (14.06%) AngularJS
21 8 (12.50%) Relational Database

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 2 (3.13%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 5 (7.81%) BusinessWorks
1 5 (7.81%) Kondor
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.56%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (18.75%) SQL Server
2 8 (12.50%) RDBMS
2 8 (12.50%) Relational Database
3 7 (10.94%) Sybase IQ
4 5 (7.81%) BusinessObjects
4 5 (7.81%) MongoDB
4 5 (7.81%) Oracle Database
4 5 (7.81%) Oracle Database 12c
4 5 (7.81%) SAP HANA
5 4 (6.25%) Oracle Reports
5 4 (6.25%) SAP BW
6 2 (3.13%) DB2
7 1 (1.56%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (1.56%) DB2 UDB
7 1 (1.56%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.56%) SQL Anywhere
Development Applications
1 23 (35.94%) Git (software)
2 6 (9.38%) Maven
2 6 (9.38%) Subversion
3 5 (7.81%) JIRA
3 5 (7.81%) JIRA Agile
4 1 (1.56%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.56%) JMeter
4 1 (1.56%) jMock
4 1 (1.56%) JUnit
4 1 (1.56%) Mockito
4 1 (1.56%) Selenium
General
1 16 (25.00%) Finance
2 13 (20.31%) Banking
3 12 (18.75%) Investment Banking
4 4 (6.25%) Back Office
4 4 (6.25%) Front Office
5 2 (3.13%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.56%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.56%) Prime Brokerage
6 1 (1.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 29 (45.31%) Developer
2 24 (37.50%) DBA
3 17 (26.56%) Sybase DBA
4 13 (20.31%) Java Developer
5 9 (14.06%) SQL Developer
6 7 (10.94%) Database Engineer
7 6 (9.38%) C++ Developer
7 6 (9.38%) Java Engineer
8 5 (7.81%) .NET Developer
8 5 (7.81%) JSP Developer
8 5 (7.81%) Oracle DBA
8 5 (7.81%) SAP Engineer
9 4 (6.25%) C# .NET Developer
9 4 (6.25%) C# Developer
9 4 (6.25%) C# Developer - Investment Banking
9 4 (6.25%) Front Office Developer
9 4 (6.25%) Perl Scripter
9 4 (6.25%) Unix DBA
9 4 (6.25%) Unix Developer
9 4 (6.25%) Unix Scripter
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (18.75%) Spring
2 9 (14.06%) AngularJS
2 9 (14.06%) Hibernate
2 9 (14.06%) JSP
2 9 (14.06%) Web Services
3 8 (12.50%) HTML
3 8 (12.50%) HTML5
3 8 (12.50%) REST
3 8 (12.50%) Spring MVC
4 6 (9.38%) .NET
4 6 (9.38%) JMS
4 6 (9.38%) Middleware
5 5 (7.81%) JSON
5 5 (7.81%) Oracle GoldenGate
5 5 (7.81%) SAP Basis
5 5 (7.81%) WPF
5 5 (7.81%) XML
5 5 (7.81%) XSLT
6 4 (6.25%) Flask
6 4 (6.25%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 11 (17.19%) Replication
2 5 (7.81%) Equities
2 5 (7.81%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 4 (6.25%) Clustering
4 3 (4.69%) Linux Command Line
5 2 (3.13%) SWIFT
6 1 (1.56%) Credit Derivative
6 1 (1.56%) Derivative
6 1 (1.56%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.56%) Fixed Income
6 1 (1.56%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 41 (64.06%) Linux
2 35 (54.69%) Unix
3 17 (26.56%) Solaris
4 2 (3.13%) Windows
5 1 (1.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (34.38%) Integration Testing
2 19 (29.69%) SDLC
3 17 (26.56%) ITIL
4 10 (15.63%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (12.50%) MVC
6 7 (10.94%) Performance Tuning
7 6 (9.38%) System Integration Testing
8 5 (7.81%) Change Management
8 5 (7.81%) Configuration Management
8 5 (7.81%) High Availability
8 5 (7.81%) Multithreading
8 5 (7.81%) Unit Testing
8 5 (7.81%) User Acceptance Testing
9 4 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
9 4 (6.25%) Multithreaded Programming
9 4 (6.25%) Risk Management
9 4 (6.25%) SAP Implementation
9 4 (6.25%) SOA
9 4 (6.25%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 34 (53.13%) SQL
2 32 (50.00%) Perl
3 29 (45.31%) Python
4 27 (42.19%) T-SQL
5 26 (40.63%) Shell Script
6 20 (31.25%) Korn
7 16 (25.00%) Java
8 9 (14.06%) JavaScript
9 6 (9.38%) C#
9 6 (9.38%) C++
10 5 (7.81%) AWK
10 5 (7.81%) PL/SQL
11 1 (1.56%) ABAP
11 1 (1.56%) C
11 1 (1.56%) Scala
Qualifications
1 5 (7.81%) SC Cleared
1 5 (7.81%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.69%) QA
System Software
1 13 (20.31%) Docker
2 4 (6.25%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 5 (7.81%) Data Guard
1 5 (7.81%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 3 (4.69%) Oracle RMAN
3 2 (3.13%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 64 (100.00%) Sybase
2 28 (43.75%) SAP
3 8 (12.50%) Bloomberg
4 7 (10.94%) Reuters
5 6 (9.38%) Oracle
5 6 (9.38%) TIBCO
6 4 (6.25%) Misys
7 3 (4.69%) Sun
8 1 (1.56%) IBM
8 1 (1.56%) ION Trading
8 1 (1.56%) Red Hat