The table below looks at the statistics for Synon skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Synon over the 3 months to 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Synon
Rank - - 628
Contract jobs citing Synon 0 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK - - 0.005%
As % of the Development Applications category - - 0.041%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Median daily rate - - £375
UK excluding London median daily rate - - £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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

Development Applications Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
8275 8303 7357
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 16.60% 14.98% 13.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 5569 5582 5059
Median daily rate £438 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 101 187 117
Median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £25.00 £25.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.68 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%

Synon
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Synon as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Development Applications category.

Synon Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Synon
Daily Rate Trend

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

Synon Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Synon
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Synon Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Synon
Top 4 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Synon 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 Synon.

1 1 (50.00%) AS400
1 1 (50.00%) Synon Analyst Programmer
1 1 (50.00%) RPG
1 1 (50.00%) SQL

Synon
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:

Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Analyst Programmer
2 1 (50.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Synon Analyst Programmer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) AS400
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) RPG
1 1 (50.00%) SQL