The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Syclo products and/or services in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Syclo over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not 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 Syclo, LLC.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Syclo
Rank 566 560 532
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -28
Contract jobs citing Syclo 10 6 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.019% 0.012% 0.011%
As % of the Vendors category 0.042% 0.026% 0.024%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 3
Average daily rate
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£530 £600 £348
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.66% +72.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £530 - £348
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Vendors Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
23958 22965 20967
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.66% 45.69% 46.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 13732 12512 10990
Average daily rate £400 £388 £378
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +2.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £218 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 975 976 1254
Average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.25 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.20 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

Syclo
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Syclo within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Syclo Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Syclo
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Syclo within the UK.

Syclo Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Syclo
Top 19 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Syclo within the UK over the 3 months to 27 February 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -15 9 £530 -11.66% 1
West Midlands - 3 - -
London -20 1 - -
Buckinghamshire - - - -
Hampshire - - - -
Surrey - - - -
West Yorkshire - - - -
Wiltshire - - - -
Yorkshire - - - - 1
South East - - - -
South West - - - -
Scotland - - - -
Amersham - - - -
Coventry - - - -
Edinburgh - - - -
Glasgow - - - -
Havant - - - -
Horley - - - -
Leeds - - - -

Syclo
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Syclo also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Syclo.

1 15 (68.18%) SAP
2 12 (54.55%) Android
3 9 (40.91%) Apple iOS
4 8 (36.36%) Windows
4 8 (36.36%) Java
4 8 (36.36%) Mobile App
5 7 (31.82%) Smartphone
6 6 (27.27%) Publishing
7 5 (22.73%) ABAP
7 5 (22.73%) .NET
7 5 (22.73%) J2EE
7 5 (22.73%) Sybase
7 5 (22.73%) VC++
7 5 (22.73%) J2ME
8 4 (18.18%) Mobile Banking
8 4 (18.18%) Kony
8 4 (18.18%) ClickSoftware Technologies
8 4 (18.18%) Procure-to-pay
8 4 (18.18%) REST
8 4 (18.18%) Client/Server
8 4 (18.18%) B2B
8 4 (18.18%) B2C
8 4 (18.18%) SOAP
8 4 (18.18%) CA
8 4 (18.18%) BAPI
8 4 (18.18%) RFID
8 4 (18.18%) SAP PM
8 4 (18.18%) Banking
8 4 (18.18%) Project Planning
8 4 (18.18%) Business Development

Syclo
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Syclo also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Syclo. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.55%) NetWeaver
1 1 (4.55%) SAP Portal
Business Applications
1 4 (18.18%) SAP PM
2 1 (4.55%) SAP SRM
2 1 (4.55%) SAP ERP
2 1 (4.55%) SAP R/3
2 1 (4.55%) SAP MM
2 1 (4.55%) Maximo
Communications & Networking
1 4 (18.18%) RFID
1 4 (18.18%) NFC
2 3 (13.64%) Wireless
3 1 (4.55%) HTTPS
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 6 (27.27%) Publishing
2 4 (18.18%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (40.91%) Consultant
2 7 (31.82%) SAP Consultant
3 6 (27.27%) Architect
4 5 (22.73%) Mobility Consultant
5 3 (13.64%) Developer
6 2 (9.09%) ABAP Consultant
6 2 (9.09%) Enterprise Architect
6 2 (9.09%) Mobility Architect
6 2 (9.09%) Mobile Developer
7 1 (4.55%) SAP Technical Consultant
7 1 (4.55%) UI Programmer
7 1 (4.55%) Mobile Solutions Architect
7 1 (4.55%) Digital Architect
7 1 (4.55%) Digital Solutions Architect
7 1 (4.55%) SAP Developer
7 1 (4.55%) NetWeaver Consultant
7 1 (4.55%) SAP Architect
7 1 (4.55%) UI Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Mobile Applications Developer
7 1 (4.55%) ABAP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (22.73%) .NET
1 5 (22.73%) J2EE
1 5 (22.73%) J2ME
2 4 (18.18%) BAPI
2 4 (18.18%) SOAP
2 4 (18.18%) REST
3 3 (13.64%) BREW
4 2 (9.09%) SAP ALE
4 2 (9.09%) Web Dynpro
4 2 (9.09%) SAP Smart Forms
5 1 (4.55%) SAP XI
5 1 (4.55%) Web Services
5 1 (4.55%) HTML
5 1 (4.55%) SAP Business Workflow
5 1 (4.55%) HTML5
5 1 (4.55%) Sencha Touch
5 1 (4.55%) MEAP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (36.36%) Mobile App
2 7 (31.82%) Smartphone
3 4 (18.18%) Client/Server
3 4 (18.18%) Mobile Banking
4 1 (4.55%) Blackberry
4 1 (4.55%) Tandem
4 1 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (4.55%) PDA
4 1 (4.55%) iPhone
4 1 (4.55%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 12 (54.55%) Android
2 9 (40.91%) Apple iOS
3 8 (36.36%) Windows
4 1 (4.55%) BlackBerry OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (18.18%) B2B
1 4 (18.18%) B2C
1 4 (18.18%) Project Planning
1 4 (18.18%) Business Development
1 4 (18.18%) Procure-to-pay
2 3 (13.64%) Workflow
2 3 (13.64%) UML
2 3 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (13.64%) Enterprise Architecture
3 2 (9.09%) Migration
3 2 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (9.09%) Data Migration
4 1 (4.55%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (4.55%) OO
4 1 (4.55%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 8 (36.36%) Java
2 5 (22.73%) ABAP
2 5 (22.73%) VC++
3 1 (4.55%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 2 (9.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) PAS 55
Vendors
1 15 (68.18%) SAP
2 5 (22.73%) Sybase
3 4 (18.18%) CA
3 4 (18.18%) Kony
3 4 (18.18%) ClickSoftware Technologies
4 3 (13.64%) Apple
5 1 (4.55%) Infor
5 1 (4.55%) Sencha
5 1 (4.55%) Appcelerator
5 1 (4.55%) Oracle
5 1 (4.55%) Adobe