The table below looks at the statistics for TPMS skills 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 TPMS over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
ICL Transaction Processing Management System (TPMS)
Rank 117 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing TPMS 4 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.16% - -
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.88% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Average daily rate
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£397 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £397 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
TPMS
England

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

Application Platforms Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
454 358 407
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 18.12% 17.15% 17.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 223 209 206
Average daily rate £370 £313 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.40% -10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £231 £213 £196
10% offered a daily rate of more than £462 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £345 £335
% change year-on-year
+4.34% +2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 25 28
Average hourly rate £21.50 £18.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.44% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.65 £12.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.75 £24.70 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -7.89%

TPMS
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

TPMS Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

TPMS
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

TPMS Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

TPMS
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing TPMS within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014. 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
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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
Birmingham - 1 £400 -
TPMS
England

TPMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands 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 4 (80.00%) MySQL
1 4 (80.00%) Oracle
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (80.00%) Sybase
1 4 (80.00%) DB2
1 4 (80.00%) EJB
1 4 (80.00%) UNIX
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
1 4 (80.00%) Linux
1 4 (80.00%) Informix
1 4 (80.00%) Oracle Forms
1 4 (80.00%) ATM
1 4 (80.00%) LAN
1 4 (80.00%) VoIP
1 4 (80.00%) WAN
1 4 (80.00%) TCP/IP
1 4 (80.00%) JavaBeans
1 4 (80.00%) CICS
1 4 (80.00%) Scrum
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (80.00%) TDD
1 4 (80.00%) Windows Vista
1 4 (80.00%) Load Balancing
1 4 (80.00%) Data Protection
1 4 (80.00%) Waterfall
1 4 (80.00%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (80.00%) Data Structures
2 2 (40.00%) Project Management
2 2 (40.00%) Security Architecture
2 2 (40.00%) TOGAF

TPMS
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands 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 4 (80.00%) CICS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) ATM
1 4 (80.00%) LAN
1 4 (80.00%) VoIP
1 4 (80.00%) WAN
1 4 (80.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) MySQL
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (80.00%) DB2
1 4 (80.00%) Informix
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Oracle Forms
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Private Banking
1 1 (20.00%) Investment Banking
1 1 (20.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Architect
1 4 (80.00%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) EJB
1 4 (80.00%) JavaBeans
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (80.00%) Data Structures
2 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) UNIX
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
1 4 (80.00%) Linux
1 4 (80.00%) Windows Vista
2 1 (20.00%) HPUX
2 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Scrum
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (80.00%) TDD
1 4 (80.00%) Load Balancing
1 4 (80.00%) Data Protection
1 4 (80.00%) Waterfall
2 2 (40.00%) Project Management
2 2 (40.00%) Security Architecture
2 2 (40.00%) TOGAF
2 2 (40.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (20.00%) Project Planning
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (20.00%) Wealth Management
3 1 (20.00%) Matrix Management
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) ISSAP
2 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Oracle
1 4 (80.00%) Sybase
2 2 (40.00%) CA
3 1 (20.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (20.00%) VMware
3 1 (20.00%) HP