Period
to 18 February 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 18 February 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
18 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 825 818 821
Rank change year-on-year -7 +3 -20
Contract jobs citing Sybase ASE 43 32 56
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.043% 0.034% 0.052%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.20% 0.15% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 19 20
UK median daily rate £525 £475 £513
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.53% -7.32% +41.87%
10th Percentile £430 £413 £411
90th Percentile £680 £505 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £419 -
% change year-on-year -9.25% - -
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 21,826 21,369 24,751
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 21.85% 22.44% 22.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 15,190 14,284 16,565
UK median daily rate £463 £425 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.82% +1.19% +5.00%
10th Percentile £313 £290 £275
90th Percentile £625 £613 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £395 £375
% change year-on-year +1.27% +5.33% +4.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 254 302 409
UK median hourly rate £34.25 £26.50 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +29.25% -5.36% +1.82%
10th Percentile £15.05 £9.43 £11.95
90th Percentile £56.84 £48.63 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.00 £24.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year +59.18% -10.91% +2.80%

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 18 February 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 18 February 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 -3 43 £525 +10.53% 3
London -35 30 £525 +10.53% 1
UK excluding London +8 12 £380 -9.25% 3
East of England -11 11 £380 -10.59%
South West - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 18 February 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 43 (100.00%) Sybase
2 33 (76.74%) SQL
3 31 (72.09%) Linux
4 21 (48.84%) Java
4 21 (48.84%) Finance
5 19 (44.19%) T-SQL
6 17 (39.53%) Unix
6 17 (39.53%) Banking
7 16 (37.21%) Solaris
8 15 (34.88%) Replication
9 14 (32.56%) Git (software)
10 12 (27.91%) Spring
10 12 (27.91%) Shell Script
10 12 (27.91%) Perl
11 11 (25.58%) SQL Server
11 11 (25.58%) Python
12 10 (23.26%) Hibernate
12 10 (23.26%) HTML5
12 10 (23.26%) REST
12 10 (23.26%) AngularJS
12 10 (23.26%) Spring MVC
12 10 (23.26%) MVC
12 10 (23.26%) HTML
12 10 (23.26%) JSP
12 10 (23.26%) Web Services
12 10 (23.26%) JavaScript
13 9 (20.93%) Integration Testing
14 8 (18.60%) SAP
14 8 (18.60%) Sun
15 7 (16.28%) XML

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 (6.98%) MQSeries
2 2 (4.65%) NetWeaver
Business Applications
1 7 (16.28%) Kondor
2 4 (9.30%) BusinessWorks
3 1 (2.33%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.65%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.98%) SNMP
2 1 (2.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (25.58%) SQL Server
2 5 (11.63%) Sybase IQ
3 4 (9.30%) MongoDB
4 2 (4.65%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (2.33%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (2.33%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.33%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 14 (32.56%) Git (software)
2 4 (9.30%) JIRA
2 4 (9.30%) JIRA Agile
2 4 (9.30%) Maven
2 4 (9.30%) Subversion
3 1 (2.33%) Introscope
3 1 (2.33%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.33%) JMeter
3 1 (2.33%) jMock
3 1 (2.33%) JUnit
3 1 (2.33%) Selenium
General
1 21 (48.84%) Finance
2 17 (39.53%) Banking
3 7 (16.28%) Investment Banking
4 6 (13.95%) Back Office
5 3 (6.98%) Front Office
6 2 (4.65%) Financial Institution
7 1 (2.33%) Dutch Language
7 1 (2.33%) Games
7 1 (2.33%) Prime Brokerage
Job Titles
1 22 (51.16%) Developer
2 14 (32.56%) DBA
3 13 (30.23%) Sybase DBA
4 12 (27.91%) Java Developer
5 11 (25.58%) Administrator
5 11 (25.58%) SQL Developer
6 10 (23.26%) Sybase Engineer
7 8 (18.60%) Database Engineer
7 8 (18.60%) Sybase Database Engineer
8 7 (16.28%) Java Engineer
8 7 (16.28%) JSP Developer
9 5 (11.63%) C++ Developer
10 4 (9.30%) Perl Scripter
10 4 (9.30%) Sybase Developer
10 4 (9.30%) Unix DBA
10 4 (9.30%) Unix Developer
10 4 (9.30%) Unix Scripter
11 3 (6.98%) Development Specialist
11 3 (6.98%) Kondor Support
11 3 (6.98%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (27.91%) Spring
2 10 (23.26%) AngularJS
2 10 (23.26%) Hibernate
2 10 (23.26%) HTML
2 10 (23.26%) HTML5
2 10 (23.26%) JSP
2 10 (23.26%) REST
2 10 (23.26%) Spring MVC
2 10 (23.26%) Web Services
3 7 (16.28%) JSON
3 7 (16.28%) XML
4 4 (9.30%) JMS
4 4 (9.30%) Middleware
4 4 (9.30%) XSLT
5 3 (6.98%) Rendezvous
5 3 (6.98%) SAP Basis
6 2 (4.65%) SAP Fiori
6 2 (4.65%) Spring Boot
7 1 (2.33%) TIBCO EMS
7 1 (2.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 15 (34.88%) Replication
2 4 (9.30%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 3 (6.98%) Data Centre
4 2 (4.65%) SWIFT
5 1 (2.33%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 31 (72.09%) Linux
2 17 (39.53%) Unix
3 16 (37.21%) Solaris
4 5 (11.63%) Windows
5 3 (6.98%) Windows Server
6 2 (4.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (23.26%) MVC
2 9 (20.93%) Integration Testing
3 5 (11.63%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (11.63%) System Integration Testing
4 4 (9.30%) Change Management
4 4 (9.30%) Configuration Management
4 4 (9.30%) SDLC
4 4 (9.30%) Unit Testing
4 4 (9.30%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (6.98%) Patch Management
5 3 (6.98%) Risk Management
6 1 (2.33%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (2.33%) Data Management
6 1 (2.33%) DevOps
6 1 (2.33%) Kanban
6 1 (2.33%) Migration
6 1 (2.33%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (2.33%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 33 (76.74%) SQL
2 21 (48.84%) Java
3 19 (44.19%) T-SQL
4 12 (27.91%) Perl
4 12 (27.91%) Shell Script
5 11 (25.58%) Python
6 10 (23.26%) JavaScript
7 5 (11.63%) C++
8 4 (9.30%) AWK
8 4 (9.30%) Korn
9 3 (6.98%) ABAP
10 1 (2.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (6.98%) HP ASE
2 1 (2.33%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (2.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (6.98%) OpenView
1 3 (6.98%) Thomson Reuters DACS
1 3 (6.98%) Tivoli
2 1 (2.33%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 43 (100.00%) Sybase
2 8 (18.60%) SAP
2 8 (18.60%) Sun
3 7 (16.28%) TIBCO
4 5 (11.63%) Reuters
5 4 (9.30%) Oracle
6 3 (6.98%) Hitachi
6 3 (6.98%) HP
6 3 (6.98%) IBM
6 3 (6.98%) Misys
6 3 (6.98%) Veritas
7 2 (4.65%) Ariba
7 2 (4.65%) Bloomberg
7 2 (4.65%) Concur
7 2 (4.65%) Red Hat
8 1 (2.33%) Capita
8 1 (2.33%) Microsoft
8 1 (2.33%) OpenText