The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of TOWER Software products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited TOWER Software over the 3 months to 5 December 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within TOWER Software.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
TOWER Software
Rank 124 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing TOWER Software 14 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.50% - -
As % of the Vendors category 1.12% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £450 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £1,000 £190
% change year-on-year
-60.00% +426.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £35.00
TOWER Software
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Vendors Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1249 1152 1162
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 45.03% 45.44% 48.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 663 567 586
Median daily rate £400 £375 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £234 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 57 109
Median hourly rate £15.43 £15.85 £15.93
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.68% -0.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.69 £10.36 £10.47
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.00 £31.44 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%

TOWER Software
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Midlands region citing TOWER Software as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

TOWER Software Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

TOWER Software
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

TOWER Software Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

TOWER Software
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing TOWER Software within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 5 December 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
Solihull - 10 - -
Shropshire - 4 £450 -
TOWER Software
England

TOWER Software
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 5 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing TOWER Software 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 TOWER Software.

1 17 (89.47%) WAN
1 17 (89.47%) IBM
1 17 (89.47%) SC Cleared
1 17 (89.47%) Security Cleared
2 15 (78.95%) BT
2 15 (78.95%) Telecoms
2 15 (78.95%) Capita
2 15 (78.95%) Customer Engagement
2 15 (78.95%) Data Centre
2 15 (78.95%) Presales
2 15 (78.95%) LAN
3 2 (10.53%) Blue Coat
3 2 (10.53%) Firewall
3 2 (10.53%) Wireless
3 2 (10.53%) Intel Security
3 2 (10.53%) Service Management
3 2 (10.53%) CCNP
3 2 (10.53%) HP
3 2 (10.53%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (10.53%) BMC
3 2 (10.53%) CheckPoint
3 2 (10.53%) Cisco
3 2 (10.53%) Load Balancing
3 2 (10.53%) Problem Management
3 2 (10.53%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (10.53%) BIG-IP
3 2 (10.53%) Incident Management
3 2 (10.53%) Fortinet
3 2 (10.53%) Aruba
3 2 (10.53%) F5

TOWER Software
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:

Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 17 (89.47%) WAN
2 15 (78.95%) LAN
3 2 (10.53%) BIG-IP
3 2 (10.53%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (10.53%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 2 (10.53%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 2 (10.53%) Firewall
3 2 (10.53%) Wireless
4 1 (5.26%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) Hadoop
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle OWB
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) JIRA
General
1 15 (78.95%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.26%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (84.21%) Architect
2 15 (78.95%) Telecoms Architect
3 13 (68.42%) Lead Architect
4 10 (52.63%) Network Architect
5 2 (10.53%) Network Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Senior Network Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Engagement Manager
6 1 (5.26%) Junior
6 1 (5.26%) Junior Network Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Network Security Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Network Support
6 1 (5.26%) Network Support Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Project Manager
6 1 (5.26%) Security Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Network Security Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Network Support
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Network Support Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Security Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Support Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 15 (78.95%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (78.95%) Customer Engagement
1 15 (78.95%) Presales
2 2 (10.53%) Incident Management
2 2 (10.53%) Load Balancing
2 2 (10.53%) Problem Management
2 2 (10.53%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (10.53%) Service Management
2 2 (10.53%) WAN Optimisation
3 1 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (5.26%) Analytics
3 1 (5.26%) Change Management
3 1 (5.26%) ITIL
3 1 (5.26%) ITIL V3
3 1 (5.26%) Open Source
3 1 (5.26%) Project Management
3 1 (5.26%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (5.26%) Risk Management
3 1 (5.26%) Scrum
Qualifications
1 17 (89.47%) SC Cleared
1 17 (89.47%) Security Cleared
2 2 (10.53%) CCNP
2 2 (10.53%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 17 (89.47%) IBM
2 15 (78.95%) BT
2 15 (78.95%) Capita
3 2 (10.53%) Aruba
3 2 (10.53%) Blue Coat
3 2 (10.53%) BMC
3 2 (10.53%) CheckPoint
3 2 (10.53%) Cisco
3 2 (10.53%) F5
3 2 (10.53%) Fortinet
3 2 (10.53%) HP
3 2 (10.53%) Intel Security
4 1 (5.26%) Remedy