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 28 June 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.

Syclo
UK
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 650 644
Contract jobs citing Syclo 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK - 0.002% 0.002%
As % of the Vendors category - 0.004% 0.004%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
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 - - -

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 20653 24174 24550
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 43.84% 44.89% 44.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 20864 27197 25363
Median daily rate £425 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +2.56%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £240 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £360
% change year-on-year +6.66% +4.16%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1317 1630 1930
Median hourly rate £19.00 £20.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.31% +7.89%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.75 £10.75 £10.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £43.00 £43.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £18.07
% change year-on-year -16.66% +16.21%  

Syclo
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Syclo as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Syclo in the UK

Syclo
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

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 4 (80.00%) SAP
2 3 (60.00%) Java
2 3 (60.00%) ABAP
2 3 (60.00%) Pegasus
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle
3 2 (40.00%) Project Management
3 2 (40.00%) ITIL
3 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 2 (40.00%) webMethods
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (40.00%) Maximo
4 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (20.00%) EAM
4 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database
4 1 (20.00%) SAP Afaria
4 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
4 1 (20.00%) SDLC
4 1 (20.00%) Driving Licence
4 1 (20.00%) Contingency Planning
4 1 (20.00%) Customer Requirements
4 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (20.00%) B2B
4 1 (20.00%) B2C
4 1 (20.00%) IBM
4 1 (20.00%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (20.00%) Tivoli

Syclo
Co-occurring 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 (20.00%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Maximo
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle EBS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Applications Manager
1 2 (40.00%) Applications Project Manager
1 2 (40.00%) Developer
1 2 (40.00%) Project Manager
1 2 (40.00%) SAP Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Mobility Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) SAP Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (20.00%) Driving Licence
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (40.00%) ITIL
1 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (40.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) B2B
2 1 (20.00%) B2C
2 1 (20.00%) Contingency Planning
2 1 (20.00%) Customer Requirements
2 1 (20.00%) EAM
2 1 (20.00%) SDLC
2 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) ABAP
1 3 (60.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) SAP Afaria
1 1 (20.00%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) SAP
2 3 (60.00%) Pegasus
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle
3 2 (40.00%) webMethods
4 1 (20.00%) IBM