Period
to 15 August 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 15 August 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
15 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 855 797 886
Rank change year-on-year -58 +89 -73
Contract jobs citing Sybase ASE 26 70 31
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.025% 0.073% 0.028%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.11% 0.32% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 32 15
UK median daily rate £390 £438 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.86% -7.89% +2.15%
10th Percentile £301 £325 £351
90th Percentile £674 £611 £515
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 -
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -
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 23,320 21,627 24,168
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 22.79% 22.62% 22.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 16,285 14,408 16,212
UK median daily rate £463 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £281
90th Percentile £638 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £418 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +4.38% +6.67% +2.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 236 249 379
UK median hourly rate £30.00 £31.50 £28.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.76% +10.53% +8.57%
10th Percentile £13.38 £11.24 £11.50
90th Percentile £53.13 £52.50 £49.56
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.00 £34.00 £30.10
% change year-on-year -5.88% +12.95% +11.49%

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 15 August 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 15 August 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 -58 26 £390 -17.89% 3
London -50 18 £365 -27.00% 3
UK excluding London -36 8 £400 +6.67% 2
East of England -12 7 £400 +14.29%
South West - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 15 August 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 26 (100.00%) Sybase
2 19 (73.08%) Java
3 17 (65.38%) SQL
4 15 (57.69%) Unix
4 15 (57.69%) Linux
5 14 (53.85%) Finance
6 13 (50.00%) T-SQL
7 12 (46.15%) Perl
8 10 (38.46%) Spring
8 10 (38.46%) Relational Database
9 9 (34.62%) Python
9 9 (34.62%) Oracle
10 8 (30.77%) JavaScript
10 8 (30.77%) HTML
10 8 (30.77%) Solaris
10 8 (30.77%) Web Services
10 8 (30.77%) MVC
10 8 (30.77%) Spring MVC
10 8 (30.77%) Problem-Solving
11 7 (26.92%) HTML5
11 7 (26.92%) Configuration Management
11 7 (26.92%) Replication
11 7 (26.92%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 7 (26.92%) JSP
11 7 (26.92%) Data Modelling
11 7 (26.92%) SQL Server
11 7 (26.92%) DB2
12 6 (23.08%) C#
12 6 (23.08%) ETL
12 6 (23.08%) Shell Script

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 1 (3.85%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (7.69%) BusinessWorks
1 2 (7.69%) Kondor
2 1 (3.85%) SAP S/4HANA
Communications & Networking
1 4 (15.38%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (38.46%) Relational Database
2 7 (26.92%) DB2
2 7 (26.92%) SQL Server
3 6 (23.08%) RDBMS
4 5 (19.23%) Oracle Database
5 4 (15.38%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (3.85%) Big Data
6 1 (3.85%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (3.85%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
6 1 (3.85%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 3 (11.54%) Git (software)
1 3 (11.54%) Subversion
2 2 (7.69%) JIRA
2 2 (7.69%) Maven
3 1 (3.85%) ClearCase
3 1 (3.85%) CruiseControl
3 1 (3.85%) Jenkins
3 1 (3.85%) JIRA Agile
3 1 (3.85%) TeamCity
General
1 14 (53.85%) Finance
2 5 (19.23%) Banking
3 3 (11.54%) Investment Banking
4 2 (7.69%) Back Office
4 2 (7.69%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 20 (76.92%) Developer
2 7 (26.92%) Java Developer
2 7 (26.92%) Sybase Developer
3 6 (23.08%) JSP Developer
4 5 (19.23%) Database Developer
4 5 (19.23%) Perl Developer
4 5 (19.23%) Python Developer
5 3 (11.54%) Automation Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Banking Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Kondor Developer
6 2 (7.69%) SQL Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Administrator
7 1 (3.85%) Consultant
7 1 (3.85%) DBA
7 1 (3.85%) Java Software Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) SAP Consultant
7 1 (3.85%) Security Consultant
7 1 (3.85%) Software Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Sybase DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (38.46%) Spring
2 8 (30.77%) HTML
2 8 (30.77%) Spring MVC
2 8 (30.77%) Web Services
3 7 (26.92%) HTML5
3 7 (26.92%) JSP
4 5 (19.23%) Hibernate
4 5 (19.23%) JSON
4 5 (19.23%) REST
5 4 (15.38%) AngularJS
6 3 (11.54%) XML
7 2 (7.69%) .NET
7 2 (7.69%) JMS
7 2 (7.69%) Middleware
7 2 (7.69%) XSLT
8 1 (3.85%) CSS
8 1 (3.85%) JAX-RS
8 1 (3.85%) SOAP
8 1 (3.85%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 1 (3.85%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 7 (26.92%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 7 (26.92%) Replication
2 6 (23.08%) Data Structures
3 4 (15.38%) Derivative
4 3 (11.54%) Computer Science
5 2 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (7.69%) SWIFT
6 1 (3.85%) Fixed Income
6 1 (3.85%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (3.85%) Management Information System
6 1 (3.85%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (3.85%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 15 (57.69%) Linux
1 15 (57.69%) Unix
2 8 (30.77%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (30.77%) MVC
1 8 (30.77%) Problem-Solving
2 7 (26.92%) Configuration Management
2 7 (26.92%) Data Modelling
3 6 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (23.08%) Change Management
3 6 (23.08%) ETL
4 5 (19.23%) ITIL
4 5 (19.23%) Logical Data Model
4 5 (19.23%) SDLC
5 3 (11.54%) Decision-Making
5 3 (11.54%) Incident Management
5 3 (11.54%) Integration Testing
6 2 (7.69%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
6 2 (7.69%) Data Analysis
6 2 (7.69%) OOP
6 2 (7.69%) Risk Analysis
6 2 (7.69%) Unit Testing
6 2 (7.69%) Use Case
6 2 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 19 (73.08%) Java
2 17 (65.38%) SQL
3 13 (50.00%) T-SQL
4 12 (46.15%) Perl
5 9 (34.62%) Python
6 8 (30.77%) JavaScript
7 6 (23.08%) C#
7 6 (23.08%) Shell Script
8 2 (7.69%) AWK
8 2 (7.69%) C
8 2 (7.69%) C++
8 2 (7.69%) VB.NET
9 1 (3.85%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (3.85%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (3.85%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) QA
System Software
1 4 (15.38%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) Ansible
1 1 (3.85%) Puppet
Vendors
1 26 (100.00%) Sybase
2 9 (34.62%) Oracle
3 5 (19.23%) SAP
4 4 (15.38%) IBM
5 2 (7.69%) Bloomberg
5 2 (7.69%) Misys
5 2 (7.69%) Reuters
5 2 (7.69%) TIBCO
6 1 (3.85%) Greenplum
6 1 (3.85%) Twitter