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 3 months to 26 June 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
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 582 645 606
Rank change year-on-year +63 -39  
Contract jobs citing Sybase ASE 25 6 35
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.053% 0.011% 0.063%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.24% 0.052% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 2 15
Median daily rate £450 £488 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.69% +14.70%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £478 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £498 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 - £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 10522 11586 13184
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 22.38% 21.83% 23.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 6876 7850 8612
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £383 £350
% change year-on-year +4.57% +9.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 142 193 183
Median hourly rate £31.50 £31.27 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.73% +13.70%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.20 £12.00 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £49.00 £52.17
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £30.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year +24.59% +17.30%  

Sybase ASE
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing Sybase ASE as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

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 3 months to 26 June 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 12 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 3 months to 26 June 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 +49 21 £500 +2.56% 3
London +7 16 £500 +2.56% 1
Hertfordshire - 4 £350 -
East of England - 4 £350 -
Northern Ireland - 3 £375 -
Watford - 3 £350 -
South East +28 1 £450 -
Surrey +3 1 £450 -
Camberley - 1 £450 -
Belfast - 1 £375 -
Docklands, London - 1 £575 -
County Antrim - 1 £375 -

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 51 (100.00%) Sybase
2 32 (62.75%) Linux
3 31 (60.78%) SQL
4 28 (54.90%) T-SQL
5 24 (47.06%) Unix
6 22 (43.14%) Finance
7 16 (31.37%) SAP
8 15 (29.41%) Perl
8 15 (29.41%) SQL Server
8 15 (29.41%) Banking
9 14 (27.45%) Korn
9 14 (27.45%) MongoDB
9 14 (27.45%) Shell Script
10 13 (25.49%) ITIL
10 13 (25.49%) Solaris
11 12 (23.53%) Java
11 12 (23.53%) SDLC
11 12 (23.53%) Integration Testing
12 11 (21.57%) C#
12 11 (21.57%) .NET
13 10 (19.61%) JavaScript
13 10 (19.61%) JSP
13 10 (19.61%) Web Services
13 10 (19.61%) Hibernate
13 10 (19.61%) Replication
13 10 (19.61%) Spring
13 10 (19.61%) Performance Tuning
13 10 (19.61%) AngularJS
14 9 (17.65%) Docker
14 9 (17.65%) Windows

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 4 (7.84%) Elasticsearch
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.96%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (29.41%) SQL Server
2 14 (27.45%) MongoDB
3 8 (15.69%) PostgreSQL
4 7 (13.73%) Crystal Reports
4 7 (13.73%) DB2
5 4 (7.84%) BusinessObjects
5 4 (7.84%) Sybase IQ
6 3 (5.88%) RDBMS
6 3 (5.88%) Relational Database
7 2 (3.92%) BusinessObjects XI
7 2 (3.92%) NoSQL
7 2 (3.92%) QlikView
8 1 (1.96%) Big Data
8 1 (1.96%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (1.96%) DB2 UDB
8 1 (1.96%) SQL Anywhere
Development Applications
1 2 (3.92%) Git (software)
1 2 (3.92%) Jenkins
1 2 (3.92%) JMeter
1 2 (3.92%) jMock
1 2 (3.92%) JUnit
1 2 (3.92%) Selenium
General
1 22 (43.14%) Finance
2 15 (29.41%) Banking
3 6 (11.76%) Investment Banking
4 5 (9.80%) Front Office
5 2 (3.92%) Back Office
6 1 (1.96%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.96%) Retail
Job Titles
1 29 (56.86%) Developer
2 25 (49.02%) DBA
3 21 (41.18%) Sybase DBA
4 10 (19.61%) Java Developer
5 9 (17.65%) Sybase Developer
6 7 (13.73%) Database Developer
6 7 (13.73%) Database Engineer
6 7 (13.73%) Sybase Database Engineer
6 7 (13.73%) Sybase Engineer
7 6 (11.76%) .NET Developer
8 5 (9.80%) Administrator
8 5 (9.80%) DB2 DBA
9 3 (5.88%) C# .NET Developer
9 3 (5.88%) C# Developer
9 3 (5.88%) C# Developer - Investment Banking
9 3 (5.88%) Front Office Developer
9 3 (5.88%) Java Engineer
9 3 (5.88%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Developer
9 3 (5.88%) SAP Engineer
10 2 (3.92%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (21.57%) .NET
2 10 (19.61%) AngularJS
2 10 (19.61%) Hibernate
2 10 (19.61%) JSP
2 10 (19.61%) Spring
2 10 (19.61%) Web Services
3 7 (13.73%) J2EE
4 6 (11.76%) WPF
5 4 (7.84%) Spring Boot
6 3 (5.88%) HTML
6 3 (5.88%) HTML5
6 3 (5.88%) REST
6 3 (5.88%) Spring MVC
6 3 (5.88%) WinForms
7 2 (3.92%) Middleware
7 2 (3.92%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 10 (19.61%) Replication
2 8 (15.69%) Data Structures
3 6 (11.76%) Equities
4 2 (3.92%) Equity Derivative
4 2 (3.92%) Linux Command Line
4 2 (3.92%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.96%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.96%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.96%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 32 (62.75%) Linux
2 24 (47.06%) Unix
3 13 (25.49%) Solaris
4 9 (17.65%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (25.49%) ITIL
2 12 (23.53%) Integration Testing
2 12 (23.53%) SDLC
3 10 (19.61%) Performance Tuning
4 6 (11.76%) Multithreading
5 5 (9.80%) Capacity Planning
5 5 (9.80%) Database Security
5 5 (9.80%) Microservices
5 5 (9.80%) Migration
6 4 (7.84%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (5.88%) Multithreaded Programming
7 3 (5.88%) MVC
7 3 (5.88%) SOA
7 3 (5.88%) TDD
8 2 (3.92%) Data Acquisition
8 2 (3.92%) ETL
8 2 (3.92%) Operational Acceptance Testing
8 2 (3.92%) Risk Management
8 2 (3.92%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 31 (60.78%) SQL
2 28 (54.90%) T-SQL
3 15 (29.41%) Perl
4 14 (27.45%) Korn
4 14 (27.45%) Shell Script
5 12 (23.53%) Java
6 11 (21.57%) C#
7 10 (19.61%) JavaScript
8 7 (13.73%) C
9 6 (11.76%) Python
10 3 (5.88%) C++
11 2 (3.92%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (1.96%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (1.96%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.92%) QA
System Software
1 9 (17.65%) Docker
2 1 (1.96%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 51 (100.00%) Sybase
2 16 (31.37%) SAP
3 6 (11.76%) Bloomberg
3 6 (11.76%) Reuters
4 3 (5.88%) Oracle
5 2 (3.92%) Sun
6 1 (1.96%) Greenplum
6 1 (1.96%) IBM