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 27 March 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.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Sybase Adaptive Server Enterprise (ASE)
UK
Rank 557 621 612
Rank change year-on-year +64 -9  
Contract jobs citing Sybase ASE 26 19 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.058% 0.036% 0.035%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.25% 0.16% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 11 9
Median daily rate £425 £425 £575
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -26.08%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £320 £475
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £500 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 - £488
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 10225 11789 12101
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 22.76% 22.15% 22.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 6925 7905 7760
Median daily rate £438 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 131 189 159
Median hourly rate £34.24 £32.50 £32.10
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.35% +1.24%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.70 £14.50 £15.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £60.62 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.24 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year +5.35% -  

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 27 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Sybase ASE.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Sybase ASE in the UK

Sybase ASE
Top 10 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 27 March 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 +54 23 £475 +11.76% 1
London +33 17 £475 +11.76% 1
Hertfordshire - 6 £350 -
Watford - 6 £350 -
East of England - 6 £350 -
Belfast - 3 £405 -
County Antrim - 3 £405 -
Northern Ireland - 3 £405 -
City of London +4 2 £475 -
Canary Wharf - 1 £600 -

Sybase ASE
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 39 (100.00%) Sybase
2 26 (66.67%) T-SQL
3 25 (64.10%) Linux
4 24 (61.54%) SQL
5 20 (51.28%) Finance
5 20 (51.28%) SAP
6 16 (41.03%) SQL Server
6 16 (41.03%) Perl
7 15 (38.46%) Unix
8 14 (35.90%) PostgreSQL
9 12 (30.77%) Shell Script
9 12 (30.77%) Korn
10 11 (28.21%) Solaris
10 11 (28.21%) Sybase IQ
10 11 (28.21%) Oracle
11 10 (25.64%) ITIL
11 10 (25.64%) Replication
11 10 (25.64%) Nagios
11 10 (25.64%) SDLC
12 9 (23.08%) Banking
12 9 (23.08%) Integration Testing
12 9 (23.08%) MySQL
13 8 (20.51%) Java
13 8 (20.51%) RDBMS
13 8 (20.51%) Spring
13 8 (20.51%) Relational Database
14 7 (17.95%) Docker
15 6 (15.38%) SCOM
15 6 (15.38%) Performance Tuning
15 6 (15.38%) ITRS Geneos

Sybase ASE
Top Related 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 (10.26%) Confluence
2 3 (7.69%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (2.56%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 4 (10.26%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.26%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (41.03%) SQL Server
2 14 (35.90%) PostgreSQL
3 11 (28.21%) Sybase IQ
4 9 (23.08%) MySQL
5 8 (20.51%) RDBMS
5 8 (20.51%) Relational Database
6 5 (12.82%) Crystal Reports
6 5 (12.82%) MongoDB
7 4 (10.26%) BusinessObjects
7 4 (10.26%) Oracle Database
8 3 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (5.13%) BusinessObjects XI
9 2 (5.13%) QlikView
10 1 (2.56%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 5 (12.82%) Git (software)
2 4 (10.26%) Jenkins
2 4 (10.26%) JIRA
3 2 (5.13%) Subversion
4 1 (2.56%) Maven
4 1 (2.56%) Mockito
4 1 (2.56%) TeamCity
General
1 20 (51.28%) Finance
2 9 (23.08%) Banking
3 4 (10.26%) Financial Institution
4 2 (5.13%) Back Office
4 2 (5.13%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 23 (58.97%) DBA
2 22 (56.41%) Sybase DBA
3 16 (41.03%) Developer
4 8 (20.51%) Java Developer
5 7 (17.95%) Database Engineer
5 7 (17.95%) Sybase Database Engineer
5 7 (17.95%) Sybase Engineer
6 6 (15.38%) Sybase Developer
7 5 (12.82%) Administrator
8 4 (10.26%) Database Developer
8 4 (10.26%) Oracle DBA
8 4 (10.26%) SQL DBA
9 3 (7.69%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Developer
9 3 (7.69%) SAP Engineer
10 2 (5.13%) Java Engineer
10 2 (5.13%) SQL Developer
11 1 (2.56%) Automation Engineer
11 1 (2.56%) Credit Risk Developer
11 1 (2.56%) Senior Sybase DBA
11 1 (2.56%) Unix DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (20.51%) Spring
2 6 (15.38%) AngularJS
2 6 (15.38%) Hibernate
2 6 (15.38%) JSP
2 6 (15.38%) Web Services
3 5 (12.82%) J2EE
4 3 (7.69%) .NET
4 3 (7.69%) Middleware
5 2 (5.13%) JMS
5 2 (5.13%) Spring Boot
6 1 (2.56%) Apache Camel
6 1 (2.56%) FIX Protocol
6 1 (2.56%) HTML
6 1 (2.56%) HTML5
6 1 (2.56%) JMX
6 1 (2.56%) Rendezvous
6 1 (2.56%) REST
6 1 (2.56%) Spring MVC
6 1 (2.56%) TIBCO EMS
Miscellaneous
1 10 (25.64%) Replication
2 4 (10.26%) Data Structures
3 2 (5.13%) Derivative
3 2 (5.13%) Equity Derivative
4 1 (2.56%) Credit Derivative
4 1 (2.56%) Credit Risk
4 1 (2.56%) Fixed Income
4 1 (2.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (2.56%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.56%) OTC Derivatives
Operating Systems
1 25 (64.10%) Linux
2 15 (38.46%) Unix
3 11 (28.21%) Solaris
4 5 (12.82%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (25.64%) ITIL
1 10 (25.64%) SDLC
2 9 (23.08%) Integration Testing
3 6 (15.38%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (10.26%) DevOps
5 2 (5.13%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (5.13%) Data Acquisition
5 2 (5.13%) Database Security
5 2 (5.13%) Dimensional Modelling
5 2 (5.13%) ETL
5 2 (5.13%) ETRM
5 2 (5.13%) Microservices
5 2 (5.13%) Migration
5 2 (5.13%) OO
5 2 (5.13%) Risk Management
6 1 (2.56%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (2.56%) Change Control
6 1 (2.56%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (2.56%) MVC
6 1 (2.56%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 26 (66.67%) T-SQL
2 24 (61.54%) SQL
3 16 (41.03%) Perl
4 12 (30.77%) Korn
4 12 (30.77%) Shell Script
5 8 (20.51%) Java
6 6 (15.38%) JavaScript
7 5 (12.82%) C
7 5 (12.82%) Python
8 4 (10.26%) Ruby
9 3 (7.69%) C#
10 2 (5.13%) PL/SQL
11 1 (2.56%) C++
11 1 (2.56%) Scala
System Software
1 7 (17.95%) Docker
2 5 (12.82%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 10 (25.64%) Nagios
2 6 (15.38%) ITRS Geneos
2 6 (15.38%) SCOM
3 4 (10.26%) Ansible
3 4 (10.26%) Puppet
Vendors
1 39 (100.00%) Sybase
2 20 (51.28%) SAP
3 11 (28.21%) Oracle
4 1 (2.56%) Bloomberg
4 1 (2.56%) ION Trading
4 1 (2.56%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.56%) TIBCO