The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of PeopleSoft products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PeopleSoft over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the West Midlands region.

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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within PeopleSoft, Inc.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PeopleSoft
Rank 112 101 103
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +2
Contract jobs citing PeopleSoft 6 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.25% 0.11% 0.089%
As % of the Vendors category 0.49% 0.22% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 2
Average daily rate - £540 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +68.75%
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £420 £440
% change year-on-year
-19.64% -4.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £11.00 £16.50 -
% change year-on-year
-33.33% -
Vendors Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1218 896 1075
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 51.22% 48.91% 47.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 585 389 446
Average daily rate £350 £339 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.32% +4.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £168 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 86 114 97
Average hourly rate £16.75 £19.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.10% +11.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £11.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.80 £37.80 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.90 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -5.50%
PeopleSoft
England

PeopleSoft
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PeopleSoft across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

PeopleSoft Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

PeopleSoft
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

PeopleSoft Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

PeopleSoft
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

PeopleSoft Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

PeopleSoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region citing PeopleSoft 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 PeopleSoft.

1 8 (88.89%) Microsoft
2 6 (66.67%) MS Excel
3 5 (55.56%) MS Access
4 4 (44.44%) VB
4 4 (44.44%) SAP
5 3 (33.33%) SLA
5 3 (33.33%) IBM
5 3 (33.33%) Middleware
5 3 (33.33%) SOAP
5 3 (33.33%) Java
5 3 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
5 3 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
5 3 (33.33%) Open Source
5 3 (33.33%) REST
6 2 (22.22%) Information Security
6 2 (22.22%) Network Management
6 2 (22.22%) Finance
7 1 (11.11%) Automotive
7 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
7 1 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
7 1 (11.11%) Data Management
7 1 (11.11%) Network Design
7 1 (11.11%) Data Mart
7 1 (11.11%) Strategic Planning
7 1 (11.11%) Mainframe
7 1 (11.11%) C
7 1 (11.11%) Oracle
7 1 (11.11%) Business Objects
7 1 (11.11%) UML

PeopleSoft
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region citing PeopleSoft 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 PeopleSoft. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (11.11%) IBM Notes
1 1 (11.11%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 6 (66.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) SAP ERP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) MS Access
2 1 (11.11%) Data Mart
2 1 (11.11%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (11.11%) SAP BW
2 1 (11.11%) SAP HANA
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Automotive
2 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Coordinator
1 4 (44.44%) Architect
1 4 (44.44%) Enterprise Architect
2 2 (22.22%) 1st Line Support
3 1 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Systems Support
3 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
3 1 (11.11%) SAP Enterprise Architect
3 1 (11.11%) SAP Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) Middleware
1 3 (33.33%) SOAP
1 3 (33.33%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Open Source
2 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
2 1 (11.11%) Mainframe
2 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
1 3 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
2 2 (22.22%) Information Security
2 2 (22.22%) Network Management
3 1 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (11.11%) Data Management
3 1 (11.11%) Network Design
3 1 (11.11%) Strategic Planning
3 1 (11.11%) UML
3 1 (11.11%) OO
3 1 (11.11%) ERP
3 1 (11.11%) EAI
3 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (11.11%) Security Architecture
3 1 (11.11%) Network Architecture
3 1 (11.11%) Information Architecture
3 1 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) VB
2 3 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (11.11%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (33.33%) SLA
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) Microsoft
2 4 (44.44%) SAP
3 3 (33.33%) IBM
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle
4 1 (11.11%) Business Objects
4 1 (11.11%) Siebel
4 1 (11.11%) Lotus