The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 22 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
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Sybase
England / West Midlands
Rank 114 134 110
Rank change year-on-year +20 -24  
Contract jobs citing Sybase 1 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.044% 0.038% 0.20%
As % of the Vendors category 0.11% 0.078% 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 3
Median daily rate £325 £500 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -35.00% +53.84%  
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 advertised in the West Midlands.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
West Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 951 1288 1232
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 41.73% 48.55% 50.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 559 644 633
Median daily rate £400 £410 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.43% +9.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £267 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £513 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 39 101
Median hourly rate £18.00 £14.00 £22.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +28.57% -38.29%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.15 £9.58 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.44 £22.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £20.00 £17.11
% change year-on-year -17.50% +16.89%  

Sybase
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands 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 West Midlands

Sybase
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Sybase in the West Midlands

Sybase
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Sybase in the West Midlands

Sybase
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Sybase within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 22 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
Birmingham +4 1 £325 -35.00%
Sybase
England

Sybase
Top 13 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Sybase.

1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) OOP
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Release Management
1 1 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (100.00%) SOLID
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2014

Sybase
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 1 (100.00%) BizTalk Server
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) BizTalk Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Developer
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) OOP
1 1 (100.00%) Release Management
1 1 (100.00%) SOLID