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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 6 months to 19 May 2022 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.

Sybase
UK
6 months to
19 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 684 599 511
Rank change year-on-year -85 -88 +204
Contract jobs citing Sybase 141 89 125
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the UK 0.16% 0.15% 0.25%
As % of the Vendors category 0.40% 0.37% 0.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 99 58 89
10th Percentile £375 £413 £424
25th Percentile £486 £503 £463
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £575 £600 £525
Median % change year-on-year -4.17% +14.29% -6.67%
75th Percentile £653 £640 £625
90th Percentile £750 £679 £750
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £438 £450
% change year-on-year +8.57% -2.78% -

Sybase is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services.

All Vendors
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 35,182 23,804 20,808
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 40.11% 41.32% 42.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 23,411 15,237 12,970
10th Percentile £300 £281 £225
25th Percentile £413 £381 £356
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £525 £475 £450
Median % change year-on-year +10.53% +5.56% -2.17%
75th Percentile £637 £575 £563
90th Percentile £725 £675 £651
UK excluding London median daily rate £465 £430 £433
% change year-on-year +8.14% -0.58% +1.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 881 727 848
10th Percentile £12.21 £11.37 £11.78
25th Percentile £15.25 £14.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate £21.50 £21.50 £19.00
Median % change year-on-year - +13.16% +4.63%
75th Percentile £47.96 £45.00 £33.94
90th Percentile £65.00 £56.50 £52.12
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £18.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year +2.70% +2.78% +5.88%

Sybase
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Sybase as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Sybase in the UK

Sybase
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Sybase.

Daily rate trend for Sybase in the UK

Sybase
Daily Rate Histogram

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Sybase over the 6 months to 19 May 2022.

Daily rate histogram for Sybase in the UK

Sybase
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Sybase.

Hourly rate trend for Sybase in the UK

Sybase
Top 9 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 6 months to 19 May 2022. 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
Jobs
England -71 119 £575 -4.17% 13
London -77 95 £635 +5.83% 9
Work from Home -60 81 £525 -10.64% 7
UK excluding London -67 29 £475 +8.57% 5
North of England - 13 £300 - 1
South East - 10 £550 -
North West - 7 £525 - 1
Scotland -27 6 £500 +11.11% 1
Yorkshire - 6 £300 -

For the 6 months to 19 May 2022, IT contractor jobs citing Sybase 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.

1 96 (68.09%) SQL Server
2 82 (58.16%) SQL
3 76 (53.90%) Linux
4 67 (47.52%) Unix
5 66 (46.81%) Oracle
5 66 (46.81%) Finance
6 63 (44.68%) Banking
7 59 (41.84%) Java
8 57 (40.43%) Agile
9 54 (38.30%) Windows
10 45 (31.91%) Relational Database
11 40 (28.37%) MySQL
11 40 (28.37%) Investment Banking
12 37 (26.24%) Social Skills
13 32 (22.70%) Subversion
14 31 (21.99%) PL/SQL
15 30 (21.28%) Python
15 30 (21.28%) Middleware
15 30 (21.28%) Spring
16 29 (20.57%) Analytical Skills
17 28 (19.86%) Front Office
18 27 (19.15%) Replication
19 26 (18.44%) Java EE
20 25 (17.73%) TDD
21 24 (17.02%) JBoss
21 24 (17.02%) REST
22 23 (16.31%) BDD
22 23 (16.31%) Shell Script
22 23 (16.31%) Clustering
23 22 (15.60%) OO

Sybase
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 24 (17.02%) JBoss
2 20 (14.18%) Mule
2 20 (14.18%) Red Hat Fuse
3 9 (6.38%) Confluence
4 7 (4.96%) WebSphere
5 6 (4.26%) SharePoint
6 4 (2.84%) WildFly
7 3 (2.13%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.71%) Apache
8 1 (0.71%) Apache Pig
8 1 (0.71%) Apache Spark
8 1 (0.71%) CMS
8 1 (0.71%) DataSynapse
8 1 (0.71%) Oracle Workflow
8 1 (0.71%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 3 (2.13%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.42%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.71%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (4.96%) Oracle Utilities
2 3 (2.13%) Oracle 11i
2 3 (2.13%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (2.13%) Temenos Triple'A Plus
3 2 (1.42%) Kondor
4 1 (0.71%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.71%) Eikon
Cloud Services
1 16 (11.35%) Azure
2 14 (9.93%) AWS
2 14 (9.93%) GitHub
3 9 (6.38%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (2.84%) GCP
5 3 (2.13%) IaaS
5 3 (2.13%) Nutanix
5 3 (2.13%) OpenShift
5 3 (2.13%) PaaS
5 3 (2.13%) SaaS
5 3 (2.13%) Snowflake
6 2 (1.42%) Rubrik
7 1 (0.71%) Amazon EKS
7 1 (0.71%) Amazon EMR
7 1 (0.71%) Amazon Kinesis
7 1 (0.71%) Amazon MSK
7 1 (0.71%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.71%) Amazon SageMaker
7 1 (0.71%) Collibra
7 1 (0.71%) NuGet
Communications & Networking
1 21 (14.89%) SAN
2 13 (9.22%) NAS
3 9 (6.38%) Kerberos
4 1 (0.71%) DNS
4 1 (0.71%) Firewall
4 1 (0.71%) Internet
4 1 (0.71%) Intranet
4 1 (0.71%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 96 (68.09%) SQL Server
2 45 (31.91%) Relational Database
3 40 (28.37%) MySQL
4 21 (14.89%) RDBMS
5 17 (12.06%) Oracle Database
5 17 (12.06%) Oracle Database 11g
5 17 (12.06%) Oracle Database 12c
6 16 (11.35%) DB2
7 13 (9.22%) PostgreSQL
7 13 (9.22%) Sybase ASE
8 12 (8.51%) MongoDB
9 10 (7.09%) Data Warehouse
10 7 (4.96%) MS Access
10 7 (4.96%) Oracle Database 10g
10 7 (4.96%) SQLPlus
11 6 (4.26%) NoSQL
12 5 (3.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 4 (2.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 3 (2.13%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 3 (2.13%) Oracle Discoverer
Development Applications
1 32 (22.70%) Subversion
2 22 (15.60%) JUnit
3 20 (14.18%) jMock
4 15 (10.64%) Git (software)
5 13 (9.22%) Jenkins
6 10 (7.09%) TeamCity
7 8 (5.67%) Maven
8 7 (4.96%) JIRA
9 5 (3.55%) GitLab
10 3 (2.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 3 (2.13%) Crucible
10 3 (2.13%) FishEye
10 3 (2.13%) Serena SBM
10 3 (2.13%) Sonatype Nexus
11 2 (1.42%) Bitbucket
11 2 (1.42%) Cucumber
11 2 (1.42%) Gradle
11 2 (1.42%) Hudson
12 1 (0.71%) Artifactory
12 1 (0.71%) SonarQube
General
1 66 (46.81%) Finance
2 63 (44.68%) Banking
3 40 (28.37%) Investment Banking
4 37 (26.24%) Social Skills
5 29 (20.57%) Analytical Skills
6 28 (19.86%) Front Office
7 4 (2.84%) Organisational Skills
8 3 (2.13%) Telecoms
9 2 (1.42%) Advertising
9 2 (1.42%) Documentation Skills
9 2 (1.42%) Public Sector
10 1 (0.71%) Back Office
10 1 (0.71%) French Language
10 1 (0.71%) German Language
10 1 (0.71%) International Banking
10 1 (0.71%) Italian Language
10 1 (0.71%) Law
10 1 (0.71%) Presentation Skills
Job Titles
1 67 (47.52%) Developer
2 34 (24.11%) Java Developer
3 32 (22.70%) DBA
4 19 (13.48%) Analyst
4 19 (13.48%) Integration Developer
4 19 (13.48%) Java Middleware Developer
4 19 (13.48%) Middleware Developer
5 17 (12.06%) Sybase DBA
6 13 (9.22%) Oracle DBA
7 12 (8.51%) SQL Developer
8 10 (7.09%) Senior Developer
9 8 (5.67%) Administrator
9 8 (5.67%) Data Analyst
10 7 (4.96%) SQL DBA
11 6 (4.26%) C++ Developer
11 6 (4.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 6 (4.26%) Murex Developer
11 6 (4.26%) Senior Java Developer
11 6 (4.26%) SQL Server DBA
11 6 (4.26%) Sybase Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (21.28%) Middleware
1 30 (21.28%) Spring
2 26 (18.44%) Java EE
3 24 (17.02%) REST
4 22 (15.60%) JMS
5 20 (14.18%) Apache Camel
5 20 (14.18%) Hibernate
5 20 (14.18%) JTA
5 20 (14.18%) JTS
5 20 (14.18%) Web Services
6 12 (8.51%) HTML
7 10 (7.09%) XML
8 9 (6.38%) LDAP
9 8 (5.67%) CSS
9 8 (5.67%) JSP
10 7 (4.96%) AngularJS
10 7 (4.96%) RESTful
11 5 (3.55%) .NET
11 5 (3.55%) .NET Framework
12 4 (2.84%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 27 (19.15%) Replication
2 23 (16.31%) Clustering
3 9 (6.38%) Derivative
4 6 (4.26%) Analytical Mindset
4 6 (4.26%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 5 (3.55%) Credit Risk
6 4 (2.84%) Data Centre
7 3 (2.13%) Hedge funds
8 2 (1.42%) Exotic Derivative
8 2 (1.42%) Fixed Income
8 2 (1.42%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.42%) OTC Derivatives
8 2 (1.42%) Public Cloud
8 2 (1.42%) Self-Motivation
9 1 (0.71%) Data Protection Act
9 1 (0.71%) Equity Derivative
9 1 (0.71%) Market Risk
9 1 (0.71%) Reference Data
9 1 (0.71%) State Machine
9 1 (0.71%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 76 (53.90%) Linux
2 67 (47.52%) Unix
3 54 (38.30%) Windows
4 21 (14.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 18 (12.77%) Solaris
6 7 (4.96%) AIX
7 6 (4.26%) HPUX
8 3 (2.13%) Windows Server
9 1 (0.71%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.71%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (40.43%) Agile
2 25 (17.73%) TDD
3 23 (16.31%) BDD
4 22 (15.60%) OO
5 21 (14.89%) Problem-Solving
5 21 (14.89%) User Acceptance Testing
6 20 (14.18%) UML
7 16 (11.35%) Migration
7 16 (11.35%) Performance Tuning
8 15 (10.64%) Data Management
8 15 (10.64%) Disaster Recovery
8 15 (10.64%) High Availability
8 15 (10.64%) ITIL
9 14 (9.93%) Data Modelling
10 13 (9.22%) Decision-Making
11 11 (7.80%) Service Delivery
12 10 (7.09%) DevOps
12 10 (7.09%) SDLC
13 9 (6.38%) Database Security
13 9 (6.38%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 82 (58.16%) SQL
2 59 (41.84%) Java
3 31 (21.99%) PL/SQL
4 30 (21.28%) Python
5 23 (16.31%) Shell Script
6 19 (13.48%) Perl
7 14 (9.93%) C#
7 14 (9.93%) C++
8 13 (9.22%) T-SQL
9 12 (8.51%) C
10 11 (7.80%) JavaScript
11 7 (4.96%) Bash
11 7 (4.96%) Korn
12 6 (4.26%) PowerShell
13 3 (2.13%) Ruby
13 3 (2.13%) TypeScript
14 2 (1.42%) VBA
15 1 (0.71%) Groovy
15 1 (0.71%) Tcl
15 1 (0.71%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 12 (8.51%) SC Cleared
1 12 (8.51%) Security Cleared
2 6 (4.26%) BPSS Clearance
2 6 (4.26%) Degree
3 2 (1.42%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (1.42%) Master's Degree
4 1 (0.71%) MCSD
4 1 (0.71%) MCSE
4 1 (0.71%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (7.80%) Data Quality
2 8 (5.67%) GDPR
2 8 (5.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 6 (4.26%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 3 (2.13%) PMO
5 1 (0.71%) EMIR
5 1 (0.71%) MiFID
5 1 (0.71%) QA
System Software
1 17 (12.06%) Oracle RAC
2 15 (10.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (8.51%) Hyper-V
4 10 (7.09%) Active Directory
4 10 (7.09%) Docker
5 6 (4.26%) Citrix Hypervisor
5 6 (4.26%) Oracle Clusterware
5 6 (4.26%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 6 (4.26%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 5 (3.55%) NFS
6 5 (3.55%) Samba
7 3 (2.13%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (1.42%) Microcode
9 1 (0.71%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 1 (0.71%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 17 (12.06%) Data Guard
2 9 (6.38%) Ansible
3 8 (5.67%) Kubernetes
3 8 (5.67%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 8 (5.67%) Oracle RMAN
4 7 (4.96%) NetBackup
5 6 (4.26%) Control-M
5 6 (4.26%) Puppet
6 2 (1.42%) EMC NetWorker
6 2 (1.42%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
6 2 (1.42%) Microsoft Clustering
6 2 (1.42%) QRadar
6 2 (1.42%) Tivoli
6 2 (1.42%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 1 (0.71%) Foglight
7 1 (0.71%) Kubeflow
7 1 (0.71%) Podman
7 1 (0.71%) Rundeck
7 1 (0.71%) Terraform
Vendors
1 66 (46.81%) Oracle
2 16 (11.35%) VMware
3 15 (10.64%) Microsoft
3 15 (10.64%) Red Hat
4 9 (6.38%) SAP
5 8 (5.67%) Murex
6 7 (4.96%) Citrix
7 6 (4.26%) Veritas
8 5 (3.55%) IBM
9 4 (2.84%) CyberTech
9 4 (2.84%) ServiceNow
10 3 (2.13%) Atlassian
10 3 (2.13%) BMC
10 3 (2.13%) CyberArk
10 3 (2.13%) Qualys
10 3 (2.13%) Serena
10 3 (2.13%) Temenos
11 2 (1.42%) Calypso
11 2 (1.42%) EMC
11 2 (1.42%) Splunk