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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Syclo
Rank 610 594 563
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -31
Contract jobs citing Syclo 1 6 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.002% 0.011% 0.018%
As % of the Vendors category 0.004% 0.024% 0.038%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Average daily rate
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- - £450
UK excluding London average daily rate - - £450
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
25004 24572 23741
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 43.81% 44.94% 46.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 14745 13571 12831
Average daily rate £400 £379 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.68% -1.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1083 1073 1199
Average hourly rate £18.40 £18.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.23% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.04 £37.50 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -10.25%

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 3 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 29 July 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 -17 1 - - 1
Coventry - 1 - -
West Midlands - 1 - -

Syclo
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 8 (100.00%) SAP
2 3 (37.50%) Java
2 3 (37.50%) .NET
2 3 (37.50%) Mobile App
3 2 (25.00%) SAP XI
3 2 (25.00%) ABAP
3 2 (25.00%) Android
3 2 (25.00%) SAP Portal
3 2 (25.00%) NetWeaver
4 1 (12.50%) SAP CO
4 1 (12.50%) SAP PM
4 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (12.50%) Banking
4 1 (12.50%) Asset Management
4 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (12.50%) WebSphere
4 1 (12.50%) Project Planning
4 1 (12.50%) Business Development
4 1 (12.50%) SAP ERP
4 1 (12.50%) NFC
4 1 (12.50%) SAP HCM
4 1 (12.50%) SAP FI-AP
4 1 (12.50%) Time Management
4 1 (12.50%) SAP Business Workflow
4 1 (12.50%) SAPscript
4 1 (12.50%) SAP HR
4 1 (12.50%) Middleware
4 1 (12.50%) SAP R/3
4 1 (12.50%) SAP FI
4 1 (12.50%) EAM

Syclo
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 2 (25.00%) NetWeaver
1 2 (25.00%) SAP Portal
2 1 (12.50%) WebSphere
2 1 (12.50%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (12.50%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) SAP HR
1 1 (12.50%) SAP R/3
1 1 (12.50%) SAP FI
1 1 (12.50%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (12.50%) SAP CO
1 1 (12.50%) SAP PM
1 1 (12.50%) SAP ERP
1 1 (12.50%) SAP HCM
1 1 (12.50%) SAP FI-AP
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) HTTP
1 1 (12.50%) HTTPS
1 1 (12.50%) RFID
1 1 (12.50%) NFC
General
1 1 (12.50%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Consultant
2 2 (25.00%) SAP Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) ABAP Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Applications Developer
3 1 (12.50%) SAP Developer
3 1 (12.50%) SAP Programme Manager
3 1 (12.50%) NetWeaver Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) SAP Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Android Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Mobility Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Applications Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Java Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) .NET
2 2 (25.00%) SAP XI
3 1 (12.50%) SAP Business Workflow
3 1 (12.50%) REST
3 1 (12.50%) SOAP
3 1 (12.50%) Middleware
3 1 (12.50%) Web Dynpro
3 1 (12.50%) BAPI
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Mobile App
2 1 (12.50%) Mobile Banking
2 1 (12.50%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Android
2 1 (12.50%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (12.50%) UML
1 1 (12.50%) OO
1 1 (12.50%) ERP
1 1 (12.50%) B2B
1 1 (12.50%) B2C
1 1 (12.50%) EAM
1 1 (12.50%) Workflow
1 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (12.50%) Asset Management
1 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Architecture
1 1 (12.50%) Project Planning
1 1 (12.50%) Business Development
1 1 (12.50%) Time Management
1 1 (12.50%) Web Application Development
1 1 (12.50%) Android Development
1 1 (12.50%) Procure-to-pay
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) Java
2 2 (25.00%) ABAP
3 1 (12.50%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) CCA
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) SAP
2 1 (12.50%) IBM
2 1 (12.50%) Adobe
2 1 (12.50%) CA
2 1 (12.50%) Kony
2 1 (12.50%) ClickSoftware Technologies
2 1 (12.50%) Sybase