The table below looks at the statistics for TPMS skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited TPMS over the 3 months to 5 May 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ICL Transaction Processing Management System (TPMS)
Rank 616 600 594
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -6
Contract jobs citing TPMS 14 5 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.027% 0.010% 0.010%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.14% 0.053% 0.058%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 3 1
Median daily rate £450 £400 £260
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +53.84%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 -
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
TPMS
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Application Platforms Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
9660 9386 8667
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 18.96% 18.54% 17.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 6442 5822 5409
Median daily rate £425 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £272 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £549 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 191 346 315
Median hourly rate £17.00 £20.00 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.00% +8.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £40.11 £44.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £20.19 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-15.77% +15.34%

TPMS
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing TPMS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Application Platforms category.

TPMS Jobs Demand Trend in England

TPMS
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing TPMS across the England region.

TPMS Daily Rate Trend in England

TPMS
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing TPMS across the England region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016.

TPMS Daily Rate Histogram in England

TPMS
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing TPMS across the England region.

TPMS Hourly Rate Trend in England

TPMS
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing TPMS within the England region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
South East -11 8 £450 +12.50%
North West - 5 £300 -
London - 1 £450 -
TPMS
UK

TPMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing TPMS 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 England region with a requirement for TPMS.

1 14 (82.35%) Unix
1 14 (82.35%) Linux
2 10 (58.82%) Migration
2 10 (58.82%) Data Migration
3 9 (52.94%) NAS
3 9 (52.94%) SAN
3 9 (52.94%) NetApp
3 9 (52.94%) EMC
3 9 (52.94%) EMC VMAX
4 8 (47.06%) Emulex
4 8 (47.06%) Veritas
4 8 (47.06%) Red Hat
4 8 (47.06%) Firmware
4 8 (47.06%) Solaris
4 8 (47.06%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 8 (47.06%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 7 (41.18%) Banking
5 7 (41.18%) Change Management
5 7 (41.18%) Finance
5 7 (41.18%) COBOL
5 7 (41.18%) VME
6 6 (35.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (35.29%) C
6 6 (35.29%) Visual Studio
6 6 (35.29%) Eclipse
6 6 (35.29%) Tuxedo
6 6 (35.29%) Middleware
6 6 (35.29%) Micro Focus
6 6 (35.29%) ICL
6 6 (35.29%) Subversion

TPMS
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 6 (35.29%) Tuxedo
2 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.88%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 9 (52.94%) NAS
1 9 (52.94%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) IDMS
Development Applications
1 6 (35.29%) Eclipse
1 6 (35.29%) Subversion
1 6 (35.29%) Visual Studio
2 1 (5.88%) JIRA
General
1 7 (41.18%) Banking
1 7 (41.18%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (47.06%) Administrator
1 8 (47.06%) Unix Administrator
1 8 (47.06%) Unix Systems Administrator
2 7 (41.18%) Systems Administrator
3 6 (35.29%) Developer
4 5 (29.41%) Senior Systems Administrator
4 5 (29.41%) Senior Unix Administrator
4 5 (29.41%) Senior Unix Systems Administrator
5 3 (17.65%) Middleware Developer
6 2 (11.76%) C Developer
6 2 (11.76%) COBOL Developer
6 2 (11.76%) Senior Linux Administrator
6 2 (11.76%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
6 2 (11.76%) Senior Solaris Administrator
6 2 (11.76%) Senior Solaris Systems Administrator
6 2 (11.76%) Senior Storage Administrator
6 2 (11.76%) Solaris Administrator
6 2 (11.76%) Storage Administrator
6 2 (11.76%) Storage Systems Administrator
6 2 (11.76%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (35.29%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 9 (52.94%) EMC VMAX
2 1 (5.88%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 14 (82.35%) Linux
1 14 (82.35%) Unix
2 8 (47.06%) Solaris
3 7 (41.18%) VME
4 6 (35.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (29.41%) AIX
6 1 (5.88%) VMS
6 1 (5.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (58.82%) Data Migration
1 10 (58.82%) Migration
2 7 (41.18%) Change Management
3 1 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (5.88%) CMMI
3 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2
3 1 (5.88%) Project Management
3 1 (5.88%) Project Planning
3 1 (5.88%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 7 (41.18%) COBOL
2 6 (35.29%) C
3 1 (5.88%) C#
3 1 (5.88%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (5.88%) PMI Certification
2 1 (5.88%) PMP
2 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 8 (47.06%) Firmware
1 8 (47.06%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 8 (47.06%) Veritas Volume Manager
Vendors
1 9 (52.94%) EMC
1 9 (52.94%) NetApp
2 8 (47.06%) Emulex
2 8 (47.06%) Red Hat
2 8 (47.06%) Veritas
3 6 (35.29%) ICL
3 6 (35.29%) Micro Focus