The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for TPMS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited TPMS over the 3 months to 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

ICL Transaction Processing Management System (TPMS)
UK / England
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 577 630 616
Rank change year-on-year +53 -14  
Contract jobs citing TPMS 5 2 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.012% 0.004% 0.018%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.071% 0.023% 0.099%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 7
Median daily rate - £450 £238
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +89.47%  
UK excluding London median daily rate - £450 £238
% change year-on-year - +89.47%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

TPMS is in the application platform skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 7075 8843 9046
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 16.66% 17.91% 17.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 4553 6003 5754
Median daily rate £438 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +13.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £350
% change year-on-year +2.56% +11.42%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 183 203 309
Median hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.00% -2.43%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.85 £12.49 £12.54
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year - +19.04%  

TPMS
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing TPMS as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

Job vacancy trend for TPMS in England

TPMS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing TPMS in England.

Contractor daily rate trend for TPMS in England

TPMS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing TPMS in England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for TPMS in England

TPMS
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing TPMS within the England region over the 3 months to 24 June 2017. 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 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
South East +35 5 - -
TPMS
UK

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing TPMS 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 England region with a requirement for TPMS.

1 14 (93.33%) C
1 14 (93.33%) Risk Assessment
1 14 (93.33%) Programme Management
1 14 (93.33%) SC Cleared
1 14 (93.33%) Security Cleared
2 8 (53.33%) Military
3 6 (40.00%) Requirements Analysis
4 3 (20.00%) Degree
5 1 (6.67%) Electronics
5 1 (6.67%) Automotive
5 1 (6.67%) EMC
5 1 (6.67%) FlexRay

TPMS
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) FlexRay
General
1 8 (53.33%) Military
2 1 (6.67%) Automotive
2 1 (6.67%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Systems Engineer
2 7 (46.67%) Hardware Engineer
3 6 (40.00%) Design Engineer
3 6 (40.00%) Electronics Engineer
3 6 (40.00%) Hardware Design Engineer
4 3 (20.00%) Communications Engineer
4 3 (20.00%) Data Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Electronics Hardware Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (93.33%) Programme Management
1 14 (93.33%) Risk Assessment
2 6 (40.00%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 14 (93.33%) C
Qualifications
1 14 (93.33%) SC Cleared
1 14 (93.33%) Security Cleared
2 3 (20.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (6.67%) EMC