The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category 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.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
ICL Transaction Processing Management System (TPMS)
Rank 116 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing TPMS 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.082% - -
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.46% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£375 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £225 -
% change year-on-year
+66.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Application Platforms Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
436 326 353
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 17.80% 16.37% 15.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 229 178 179
Average daily rate £325 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £226 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £469 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -4.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 21 21
Average hourly rate £16.75 £22.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.55% +18.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.30 £12.60 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £27.50 £40.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.84 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-11.36% -5.00%
TPMS
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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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 1 (50.00%) MySQL
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) Sybase
1 1 (50.00%) DB2
1 1 (50.00%) EJB
1 1 (50.00%) UNIX
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Informix
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (50.00%) ATM
1 1 (50.00%) LAN
1 1 (50.00%) VoIP
1 1 (50.00%) WAN
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (50.00%) JavaBeans
1 1 (50.00%) CICS
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Scrum
1 1 (50.00%) TDD
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
1 1 (50.00%) Investment Banking
1 1 (50.00%) Private Banking
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Vista
1 1 (50.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (50.00%) Wealth Management
1 1 (50.00%) Matrix Management
1 1 (50.00%) Data Protection

TPMS
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 1 (50.00%) CICS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) ATM
1 1 (50.00%) LAN
1 1 (50.00%) VoIP
1 1 (50.00%) WAN
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) DB2
1 1 (50.00%) Informix
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Forms
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
1 1 (50.00%) Investment Banking
1 1 (50.00%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) EJB
1 1 (50.00%) JavaBeans
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) UNIX
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Scrum
1 1 (50.00%) TDD
1 1 (50.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (50.00%) Wealth Management
1 1 (50.00%) Matrix Management
1 1 (50.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) Sybase
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