The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 24 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
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Syclo
England / West Midlands
Rank - 123 120
Contract jobs citing Syclo 0 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands - 0.075% 0.040%
As % of the Vendors category - 0.15% 0.079%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Median daily rate - £563 -
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 advertised in the West Midlands.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
West Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 964 1300 1270
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 41.82% 48.45% 50.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 571 650 654
Median daily rate £400 £409 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.14% +9.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £515 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 38 103
Median hourly rate £18.00 £14.50 £22.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +24.13% -36.09%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.15 £9.58 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.88 £22.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £19.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year -15.36% +14.67%  

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Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands 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 West Midlands

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Syclo in the West Midlands

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Top 7 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Syclo.

1 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) ABAP
1 5 (100.00%) SAP
1 5 (100.00%) SAP WM
1 5 (100.00%) Technical Architecture
1 5 (100.00%) WFM
1 5 (100.00%) Use Case

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Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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:

Business Applications
1 5 (100.00%) SAP WM
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Consultant
1 4 (80.00%) Management Consultant
1 4 (80.00%) SAP Consultant
1 4 (80.00%) Workforce Management Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) SAP WM Consultant
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Technical Architecture
1 5 (100.00%) Use Case
1 5 (100.00%) WFM
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) ABAP
1 5 (100.00%) Java
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) SAP