The table below looks at the statistics for TPMS skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited TPMS over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ICL Transaction Processing Management System (TPMS)
Rank 598 587 567
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -20
Contract jobs citing TPMS 4 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.008% 0.009% 0.002%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.047% 0.047% 0.013%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 1
Average daily rate £450 £387 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.27% -14.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £387 £450
% change year-on-year
+16.27% -14.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average 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
8601 8554 7992
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 18.23% 18.23% 18.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 5632 5378 4828
Average daily rate £413 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £515
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 231 296 299
Average hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £18.70
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +6.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £43.75 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £17.15
% change year-on-year
- +4.95%

TPMS
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing TPMS across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 8 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing TPMS within the England region over the 3 months to 8 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
North West -19 2 £304 -
South East - 2 £450 - 1
TPMS
UK

TPMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing TPMS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited TPMS.

1 5 (55.56%) MS Office
1 5 (55.56%) PRINCE2
1 5 (55.56%) MS Excel
1 5 (55.56%) SharePoint
1 5 (55.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 5 (55.56%) PMI
1 5 (55.56%) PMP
1 5 (55.56%) PMI Certification
1 5 (55.56%) Project Management
1 5 (55.56%) CMMI
1 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (55.56%) Project Planning
1 5 (55.56%) JIRA
2 3 (33.33%) VME
2 3 (33.33%) ICL
2 3 (33.33%) Linux
2 3 (33.33%) Unix
3 2 (22.22%) Visual Studio
3 2 (22.22%) C
3 2 (22.22%) COBOL
3 2 (22.22%) Eclipse
3 2 (22.22%) Tuxedo
3 2 (22.22%) Red Hat
3 2 (22.22%) Middleware
3 2 (22.22%) Micro Focus
3 2 (22.22%) Subversion
3 2 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (11.11%) NAS
4 1 (11.11%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Veritas Cluster Server

TPMS
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing TPMS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited TPMS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (55.56%) SharePoint
2 2 (22.22%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 5 (55.56%) MS Excel
1 5 (55.56%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) NAS
1 1 (11.11%) SAN
Development Applications
1 5 (55.56%) JIRA
2 2 (22.22%) Eclipse
2 2 (22.22%) Subversion
2 2 (22.22%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (11.11%) Banking
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Project Manager
2 3 (33.33%) Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Technical Manager
2 3 (33.33%) Technical Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Agile Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Middleware Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Programme Test Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Systems Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Unix Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Unix Systems Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Test Programme Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Unix Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Unix Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) PMI
2 1 (11.11%) EMC VMAX
2 1 (11.11%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Linux
1 3 (33.33%) Unix
1 3 (33.33%) VME
2 2 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (11.11%) AIX
3 1 (11.11%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (55.56%) CMMI
1 5 (55.56%) PRINCE2
1 5 (55.56%) Project Management
1 5 (55.56%) Project Planning
2 1 (11.11%) Change Management
2 1 (11.11%) Data Migration
2 1 (11.11%) ITIL
2 1 (11.11%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) C
1 2 (22.22%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) PMI Certification
1 5 (55.56%) PMP
1 5 (55.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (11.11%) BPSS Clearance
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Firmware
1 1 (11.11%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 1 (11.11%) Veritas Volume Manager
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) ICL
2 2 (22.22%) Micro Focus
2 2 (22.22%) Red Hat
3 1 (11.11%) EMC
3 1 (11.11%) Emulex
3 1 (11.11%) Fujitsu
3 1 (11.11%) NetApp
3 1 (11.11%) Veritas