Period
to 20 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for BusinessWorks skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited BusinessWorks over the 6 months to 20 July 2018 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.

TIBCO ActiveMatrix BusinessWorks (TIBCO BW)
England > West Midlands
6 months to
20 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 201 - 210
Rank change year-on-year - +210 -
Contract jobs citing BusinessWorks 1 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.019% - 0.017%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.25% - 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
West Midlands median daily rate £550 - £635
10th Percentile £525 - £593
90th Percentile £575 - £678
England median daily rate £480 £575 £525
% change year-on-year -16.52% +9.52% +32.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £65.00 - -

BusinessWorks is in the Business Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for business application skills.

All Business Application Skills
West Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 405 413 566
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 7.79% 9.35% 9.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 237 230 299
West Midlands median daily rate £475 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.76% +6.25% -4.76%
10th Percentile £325 £300 £285
90th Percentile £625 £563 £575
England median daily rate £475 £450 £426
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.76% -2.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 5 6
West Midlands median hourly rate £12.42 £23.75 £25.06
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -47.71% -5.23% +8.96%
10th Percentile £8.39 £16.80 £10.13
90th Percentile £32.95 £53.80 £38.00
England median hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year -16.67% +15.38% +15.56%

BusinessWorks
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing BusinessWorks as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for BusinessWorks in the West Midlands

BusinessWorks
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for BusinessWorks in the West Midlands

BusinessWorks
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 BusinessWorks within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 20 July 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham - 1 £550 -
BusinessWorks
England

For the 6 months to 20 July 2018, IT contractor jobs citing BusinessWorks also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for BusinessWorks.

1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 1 (100.00%) JBoss
1 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) Dell
1 1 (100.00%) EMC
1 1 (100.00%) NetApp
1 1 (100.00%) TIBCO
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) ActiveMQ
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) Velocity
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
1 1 (100.00%) RabbitMQ
1 1 (100.00%) F5
1 1 (100.00%) Splunk
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 1 (100.00%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
1 1 (100.00%) Kafka
1 1 (100.00%) Apache Camel
1 1 (100.00%) Apache ServiceMix
1 1 (100.00%) Loose Coupling
1 1 (100.00%) TM Forum
1 1 (100.00%) Apache Synapse

BusinessWorks
Co-occurring 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) Apache ServiceMix
1 1 (100.00%) Apache Synapse
1 1 (100.00%) JBoss
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 1 (100.00%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Cloud Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Enterprise Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Enterprise Security Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Enterprise Technical Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Security Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Security Technical Architect
1 1 (100.00%) SOA Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) ActiveMQ
1 1 (100.00%) Apache Camel
1 1 (100.00%) Kafka
1 1 (100.00%) RabbitMQ
1 1 (100.00%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) TM Forum
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Loose Coupling
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Architecture
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Dell
1 1 (100.00%) EMC
1 1 (100.00%) F5
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) NetApp
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Splunk
1 1 (100.00%) TIBCO
1 1 (100.00%) VMware