The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Sybase products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Sybase over the 3 months to 23 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within Sybase, Inc.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Sybase
UK
Rank 350 355 319
Rank change year-on-year +5 -36  
Contract jobs citing Sybase 267 294 349
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.60% 0.56% 0.67%
As % of the Vendors category 1.35% 1.28% 1.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 156 192 236
Median daily rate £500 £475 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £300 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £614 £600 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £400 £425
% change year-on-year -1.25% -5.88%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Sybase is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 19754 23040 23661
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 44.17% 43.62% 45.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 12176 13939 13362
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 713 798 980
Median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +14.28%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.99 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £51.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £19.50 £17.22
% change year-on-year -16.64% +13.21%  

Sybase
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing Sybase as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for Sybase in the UK

Sybase
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Sybase.

Contractor daily rate trend for Sybase in the UK

Sybase
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Sybase over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Sybase in the UK

Sybase
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Sybase.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Sybase in the UK

Sybase
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Sybase within the UK over the 3 months to 23 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 -1 230 £525 +10.52% 33
London +3 194 £550 +10.00% 23
City of London -20 31 £513 -2.33% 6
Scotland +33 20 £338 -3.57% 4
Glasgow +13 17 £318 -15.33% 3
County Antrim - 17 £395 - 1
Belfast - 17 £395 - 1
Northern Ireland - 17 £395 - 2
South East -6 13 £509 +19.70% 1
Surrey +18 10 £509 +17.97%
Canary Wharf +6 9 £600 +57.89%
Sunbury-on-Thames - 9 £509 -
North West +26 8 £375 -6.25%
East of England +2 8 £350 -17.64% 4
Hertfordshire 0 6 £350 -17.64% 3
Watford -3 6 £350 -17.64% 1
Manchester - 6 £425 -
Edinburgh +18 3 £350 +7.69% 1
Somerset +4 3 £350 -17.64%
South West -6 3 £350 -36.36% 2
Bath - 3 £350 -
Basildon - 2 £343 -
Middlesex - 2 £603 -
Essex - 2 £343 -
Cheshire +28 1 £338 -15.62%
West Midlands +14 1 £325 -35.00%
Birmingham +2 1 £325 -35.00%
Yorkshire +1 1 £525 +40.00%
South Yorkshire -1 1 £525 -
Sheffield -2 1 £525 -

Sybase
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Sybase 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.

1 330 (66.80%) SQL
2 231 (46.76%) Oracle
3 218 (44.13%) Finance
4 213 (43.12%) Java
5 195 (39.47%) SQL Server
6 186 (37.65%) Linux
7 176 (35.63%) Unix
8 173 (35.02%) Banking
9 128 (25.91%) Agile Software Development
10 127 (25.71%) Relational Database
11 122 (24.70%) Perl
12 90 (18.22%) Front Office
13 83 (16.80%) C#
13 83 (16.80%) Python
14 82 (16.60%) OO
15 74 (14.98%) DB2
16 68 (13.77%) RDBMS
17 67 (13.56%) C++
17 67 (13.56%) Performance Tuning
18 66 (13.36%) Spring
19 65 (13.16%) Degree
19 65 (13.16%) XML
20 64 (12.96%) Investment Banking
21 59 (11.94%) SDLC
22 58 (11.74%) MS Excel
23 57 (11.54%) Data Modelling
24 55 (11.13%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
25 54 (10.93%) Windows
25 54 (10.93%) Equities
26 53 (10.73%) SAP

Sybase
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 30 (6.07%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 25 (5.06%) WebSphere
3 24 (4.86%) Confluence
4 16 (3.24%) Tomcat
5 14 (2.83%) Apache
5 14 (2.83%) Oracle Coherence
6 12 (2.43%) DataSynapse
6 12 (2.43%) SharePoint
6 12 (2.43%) WebLogic
7 11 (2.23%) IIS
8 10 (2.02%) Elasticsearch
8 10 (2.02%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 8 (1.62%) JBoss
9 8 (1.62%) MQSeries
10 6 (1.21%) Apache Spark
11 5 (1.01%) Oracle Workflow
11 5 (1.01%) WebSphere Application Server
12 4 (0.81%) Apache Pig
12 4 (0.81%) GlassFish
13 3 (0.61%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 58 (11.74%) MS Excel
2 8 (1.62%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 13 (2.63%) SAP BPC
1 13 (2.63%) SAP MII
2 5 (1.01%) RMDS
2 5 (1.01%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 4 (0.81%) Murex MxG2000
4 3 (0.61%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (0.20%) BondVision
5 1 (0.20%) BusinessWorks
5 1 (0.20%) Dynamics GP
5 1 (0.20%) FINCAD Analytics
5 1 (0.20%) Fredhopper
5 1 (0.20%) ION MarketView
5 1 (0.20%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 15 (3.04%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (1.82%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (1.21%) GitHub
4 2 (0.40%) IaaS
4 2 (0.40%) OpenShift
5 1 (0.20%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.20%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (3.85%) SAN
2 14 (2.83%) NAS
3 12 (2.43%) Multicast
4 11 (2.23%) HTTP
4 11 (2.23%) LAN
5 10 (2.02%) FCoE
5 10 (2.02%) Fibre Channel
5 10 (2.02%) iSCSI
5 10 (2.02%) WAN
6 9 (1.82%) Internet
7 8 (1.62%) LDAP
8 6 (1.21%) Firewall
9 3 (0.61%) AMQP
9 3 (0.61%) DMZ
9 3 (0.61%) FTP
9 3 (0.61%) Intranet
9 3 (0.61%) TCP/IP
10 1 (0.20%) Kerberos
10 1 (0.20%) SDH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 195 (39.47%) SQL Server
2 127 (25.71%) Relational Database
3 74 (14.98%) DB2
4 68 (13.77%) RDBMS
5 45 (9.11%) Hadoop
6 42 (8.50%) Sybase ASE
7 37 (7.49%) Data Warehouse
8 34 (6.88%) Big Data
9 30 (6.07%) BusinessObjects
10 29 (5.87%) NoSQL
11 24 (4.86%) Oracle Database
12 22 (4.45%) MySQL
13 20 (4.05%) PostgreSQL
14 18 (3.64%) Data Mart
14 18 (3.64%) Sybase IQ
15 16 (3.24%) HBase
16 15 (3.04%) Apache Cassandra
16 15 (3.04%) MongoDB
17 14 (2.83%) SAP HANA
18 13 (2.63%) MaxDB
Development Applications
1 40 (8.10%) JIRA
2 31 (6.28%) Git (software)
2 31 (6.28%) Subversion
3 24 (4.86%) JUnit
4 22 (4.45%) ClearCase
5 21 (4.25%) Jenkins
6 13 (2.63%) NWDI
7 11 (2.23%) Maven
8 10 (2.02%) Oracle Forms
9 9 (1.82%) Selenium
9 9 (1.82%) Sonatype Nexus
9 9 (1.82%) TeamCity
10 8 (1.62%) Cucumber
11 7 (1.42%) JBehave
12 5 (1.01%) Concordion
12 5 (1.01%) Visual Studio
13 4 (0.81%) ClearQuest
13 4 (0.81%) Eclipse
13 4 (0.81%) Octopus Deploy
13 4 (0.81%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 218 (44.13%) Finance
2 173 (35.02%) Banking
3 90 (18.22%) Front Office
4 64 (12.96%) Investment Banking
5 15 (3.04%) Back Office
6 10 (2.02%) Financial Institution
6 10 (2.02%) Prime Brokerage
7 5 (1.01%) French Language
7 5 (1.01%) Telecoms
8 4 (0.81%) Games
8 4 (0.81%) General Ledger
9 3 (0.61%) Multimedia
9 3 (0.61%) Retail
10 2 (0.40%) Corporate Banking
10 2 (0.40%) German Language
10 2 (0.40%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.20%) Legal
11 1 (0.20%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.20%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 227 (45.95%) Developer
2 111 (22.47%) Java Developer
3 84 (17.00%) Analyst
4 56 (11.34%) DBA
5 36 (7.29%) Sybase Developer
6 33 (6.68%) C++ Developer
7 32 (6.48%) Architect
7 32 (6.48%) Sybase DBA
8 30 (6.07%) Administrator
9 29 (5.87%) C# Developer
10 28 (5.67%) Support Analyst
11 26 (5.26%) Data Analyst
12 22 (4.45%) Database Developer
12 22 (4.45%) SQL Developer
13 20 (4.05%) SQL Analyst
14 19 (3.85%) Consultant
15 16 (3.24%) FX Support Analyst
16 14 (2.83%) Murex Support
16 14 (2.83%) Oracle DBA
17 13 (2.63%) Murex Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (13.36%) Spring
2 65 (13.16%) XML
3 44 (8.91%) Hibernate
4 39 (7.89%) .NET
5 36 (7.29%) JMS
5 36 (7.29%) Web Services
6 35 (7.09%) Middleware
7 31 (6.28%) J2EE
8 29 (5.87%) RESTful
8 29 (5.87%) XSLT
9 28 (5.67%) HTML
9 28 (5.67%) JSON
10 27 (5.47%) AngularJS
11 24 (4.86%) SAP Basis
12 23 (4.66%) J2SE
12 23 (4.66%) SOAP
13 22 (4.45%) FIX Protocol
14 18 (3.64%) Node.js
15 15 (3.04%) ADO
15 15 (3.04%) Rendezvous
Miscellaneous
1 55 (11.13%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 54 (10.93%) Equities
3 53 (10.73%) Derivative
4 49 (9.92%) Analytical Skills
5 45 (9.11%) Fixed Income
6 25 (5.06%) Computer Science
7 22 (4.45%) Equity Derivative
8 16 (3.24%) Data Structures
9 15 (3.04%) Replication
10 14 (2.83%) Interest Rate Derivative
11 12 (2.43%) Data Centre
11 12 (2.43%) Market Risk
12 11 (2.23%) Algorithms
13 10 (2.02%) N-Tier
14 9 (1.82%) Management Information System
14 9 (1.82%) OTC Derivatives
15 7 (1.42%) Virtual Team
16 6 (1.21%) Credit Risk
16 6 (1.21%) Fintech
16 6 (1.21%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 186 (37.65%) Linux
2 176 (35.63%) Unix
3 54 (10.93%) Windows
4 35 (7.09%) Solaris
5 10 (2.02%) CentOS
6 9 (1.82%) SUSE
7 3 (0.61%) AIX
7 3 (0.61%) Oracle Linux
7 3 (0.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (0.40%) Windows Server
8 2 (0.40%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.20%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 128 (25.91%) Agile Software Development
2 82 (16.60%) OO
3 67 (13.56%) Performance Tuning
4 59 (11.94%) SDLC
5 57 (11.54%) Data Modelling
6 45 (9.11%) Business Intelligence
7 38 (7.69%) ETL
8 35 (7.09%) Multithreading
9 33 (6.68%) SOA
10 29 (5.87%) Analytics
10 29 (5.87%) Microservices
11 27 (5.47%) DevOps
11 27 (5.47%) Migration
11 27 (5.47%) OOA/OOD
12 26 (5.26%) Data Management
12 26 (5.26%) Scrum
13 25 (5.06%) Continuous Integration
14 24 (4.86%) OOD
15 23 (4.66%) Mathematics
15 23 (4.66%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 330 (66.80%) SQL
2 213 (43.12%) Java
3 122 (24.70%) Perl
4 83 (16.80%) C#
4 83 (16.80%) Python
5 67 (13.56%) C++
6 52 (10.53%) JavaScript
7 51 (10.32%) T-SQL
8 49 (9.92%) Shell Script
9 40 (8.10%) PL/SQL
10 29 (5.87%) Ruby
11 23 (4.66%) Korn
12 22 (4.45%) C
13 19 (3.85%) VBA
14 13 (2.63%) Bash Shell
14 13 (2.63%) R
15 12 (2.43%) ActionScript
15 12 (2.43%) CQL
16 11 (2.23%) VB
17 10 (2.02%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 65 (13.16%) Degree
2 19 (3.85%) ISEB
3 12 (2.43%) Security Cleared
4 9 (1.82%) ISTQB
5 7 (1.42%) BC Cleared
6 4 (0.81%) SC Cleared
7 3 (0.61%) DV Cleared
8 2 (0.40%) ACCA
8 2 (0.40%) CIMA
8 2 (0.40%) CISA
8 2 (0.40%) CISSP
8 2 (0.40%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 2 (0.40%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.20%) AWS Certification
9 1 (0.20%) CCIE
9 1 (0.20%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.20%) PMP
9 1 (0.20%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (5.47%) Data Quality
2 19 (3.85%) QA
3 11 (2.23%) MiFID
4 8 (1.62%) Solvency II
5 3 (0.61%) SLA
6 2 (0.40%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.20%) COBIT
7 1 (0.20%) COREP
7 1 (0.20%) Dodd-Frank
7 1 (0.20%) EMIR
7 1 (0.20%) SDET
System Software
1 14 (2.83%) Active Directory
1 14 (2.83%) Docker
1 14 (2.83%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (2.63%) NFS
3 12 (2.43%) Oracle RAC
3 12 (2.43%) SRDF
4 9 (1.82%) Hyper-V
4 9 (1.82%) KVM
4 9 (1.82%) Xen
5 5 (1.01%) Apache Flume
6 3 (0.61%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 2 (0.40%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.20%) HDFS
8 1 (0.20%) NDS
8 1 (0.20%) NetIQ eDirectory
Systems Management
1 16 (3.24%) Opscode Chef
2 14 (2.83%) Nagios
3 10 (2.02%) Puppet
4 9 (1.82%) Ansible
5 8 (1.62%) ITRS Geneos
6 7 (1.42%) SCOM
7 5 (1.01%) Control-M
8 4 (0.81%) Data Guard
8 4 (0.81%) Oozie
9 3 (0.61%) Red Hat Spacewalk
10 2 (0.40%) Galera Cluster
10 2 (0.40%) Graphite
10 2 (0.40%) Kibana
10 2 (0.40%) Kubernetes
10 2 (0.40%) logstash
11 1 (0.20%) Ambari
11 1 (0.20%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
11 1 (0.20%) OpenAM
11 1 (0.20%) Oracle Identity Management
11 1 (0.20%) Thomson Reuters DACS
Vendors
1 231 (46.76%) Oracle
2 53 (10.73%) SAP
3 32 (6.48%) IBM
4 25 (5.06%) Murex
5 22 (4.45%) TIBCO
6 20 (4.05%) NetApp
7 19 (3.85%) VMware
8 18 (3.64%) Teradata
9 16 (3.24%) Adobe
9 16 (3.24%) Atlassian
10 15 (3.04%) Bloomberg
10 15 (3.04%) Netezza
11 14 (2.83%) Microsoft
12 12 (2.43%) Cisco
12 12 (2.43%) EMC
13 11 (2.23%) Intel
13 11 (2.23%) Perforce
13 11 (2.23%) Red Hat
14 8 (1.62%) Reuters
15 7 (1.42%) Infragistics
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