The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Syclo products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Syclo over the 3 months to 23 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 Syclo, LLC.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Syclo
UK
Rank 594 620 614
Rank change year-on-year +26 -6  
Contract jobs citing Syclo 5 8 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.011% 0.015% 0.013%
As % of the Vendors category 0.025% 0.035% 0.030%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 0
Median daily rate £448 £625 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -28.40% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £448 £563 -
% change year-on-year -20.44% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Syclo 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.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 19754 23040 23661
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 44.17% 43.62% 45.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 12176 13939 13362
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 713 798 980
Median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +14.28%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.99 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £51.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £19.50 £17.22
% change year-on-year -16.64% +13.21%  

Syclo
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing Syclo as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for Syclo in the UK

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Syclo in the UK

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Top 4 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Syclo within the UK over the 3 months to 23 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
England +32 5 £448 -28.40%
Portsmouth - 2 £448 -
Hampshire - 2 £448 -
South East - 2 £448 -

Syclo
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Syclo 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 Syclo.

1 10 (90.91%) SAP
2 8 (72.73%) Java
2 8 (72.73%) ABAP
3 5 (45.45%) SAP WM
3 5 (45.45%) Technical Architecture
3 5 (45.45%) WFM
3 5 (45.45%) Use Case
4 3 (27.27%) Pegasus
5 2 (18.18%) Oracle
5 2 (18.18%) Project Management
5 2 (18.18%) ITIL
5 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2
5 2 (18.18%) webMethods
5 2 (18.18%) Maximo
5 2 (18.18%) Oracle EBS
5 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database
6 1 (9.09%) SAP Afaria
6 1 (9.09%) Data Centre
6 1 (9.09%) SDLC
6 1 (9.09%) Driving Licence
6 1 (9.09%) Contingency Planning
6 1 (9.09%) Customer Requirements
6 1 (9.09%) Finance
6 1 (9.09%) Migration
6 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
6 1 (9.09%) B2B

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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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 5 (45.45%) SAP WM
2 2 (18.18%) Maximo
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle EBS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database
General
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Consultant
1 5 (45.45%) SAP Consultant
2 4 (36.36%) Management Consultant
2 4 (36.36%) Workforce Management Consultant
3 2 (18.18%) Applications Manager
3 2 (18.18%) Applications Project Manager
3 2 (18.18%) Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Project Manager
3 2 (18.18%) SAP Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Mobility Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) SAP Manager
4 1 (9.09%) SAP WM Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Data Centre
1 1 (9.09%) Driving Licence
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Technical Architecture
1 5 (45.45%) Use Case
1 5 (45.45%) WFM
2 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (18.18%) ITIL
2 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2
2 2 (18.18%) Project Management
3 1 (9.09%) B2B
3 1 (9.09%) B2C
3 1 (9.09%) Contingency Planning
3 1 (9.09%) Customer Requirements
3 1 (9.09%) EAM
3 1 (9.09%) Migration
3 1 (9.09%) SDLC
3 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (72.73%) ABAP
1 8 (72.73%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) SAP Afaria
1 1 (9.09%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 10 (90.91%) SAP
2 3 (27.27%) Pegasus
3 2 (18.18%) Oracle
3 2 (18.18%) webMethods
4 1 (9.09%) IBM