Period
to 15 December 2017

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 15 December 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.

TIBCO ActiveMatrix BusinessWorks (TIBCO BW)
England > West Midlands
6 months to
15 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 186 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - -
Contract jobs citing BusinessWorks 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.062% - -
As % of the Business Applications category 0.68% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 0
West Midlands median daily rate £550 - -
England median daily rate £550 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +29.41% +6.25% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - -

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 442 671 450
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 9.11% 11.40% 8.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 253 353 241
West Midlands median daily rate £450 £420 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -1.18% +6.25%
10th Percentile £313 £293 £300
90th Percentile £585 £575 £575
England median daily rate £475 £450 £438
% change year-on-year +5.56% +2.86% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 7 13
West Midlands median hourly rate £32.50 £17.50 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +85.71% -41.67% -9.09%
10th Percentile £11.67 £14.70 £15.65
90th Percentile £48.75 £30.20 £43.75
England median hourly rate £20.75 £31.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year -33.06% +10.71% -5.88%

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
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 15 December 2017. 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 - 3 £550 -
BusinessWorks
England

For the 6 months to 15 December 2017, IT contractor jobs citing BusinessWorks 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 BusinessWorks.

1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) TIBCO
2 2 (66.67%) WebSphere
2 2 (66.67%) Technical Architecture
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) Open Source
2 2 (66.67%) RabbitMQ
2 2 (66.67%) F5
2 2 (66.67%) Splunk
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (66.67%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
2 2 (66.67%) Kafka
2 2 (66.67%) Apache Camel
2 2 (66.67%) Apache ServiceMix
2 2 (66.67%) WebSphere Application Server
2 2 (66.67%) JBoss
2 2 (66.67%) Apache
2 2 (66.67%) SOA
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) IBM
2 2 (66.67%) Dell
2 2 (66.67%) EMC
2 2 (66.67%) NetApp
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) ActiveMQ
2 2 (66.67%) Velocity
2 2 (66.67%) Loose Coupling
3 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) Logistics

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 2 (66.67%) Apache
1 2 (66.67%) Apache ServiceMix
1 2 (66.67%) JBoss
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 2 (66.67%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
1 2 (66.67%) WebSphere
1 2 (66.67%) WebSphere Application Server
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Architect
1 2 (66.67%) Cloud Architect
1 2 (66.67%) Enterprise Architect
1 2 (66.67%) Enterprise Security Architect
1 2 (66.67%) Enterprise Technical Architect
1 2 (66.67%) Security Architect
1 2 (66.67%) Security Technical Architect
1 2 (66.67%) SOA Architect
1 2 (66.67%) Technical Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Designer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Designer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior TIBCO Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) TIBCO BusinessWorks Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) TIBCO Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) ActiveMQ
1 2 (66.67%) Apache Camel
1 2 (66.67%) Kafka
1 2 (66.67%) RabbitMQ
1 2 (66.67%) Velocity
2 1 (33.33%) JMS
2 1 (33.33%) Rendezvous
2 1 (33.33%) RESTful
2 1 (33.33%) TIBCO EMS
2 1 (33.33%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Loose Coupling
1 2 (66.67%) Open Source
1 2 (66.67%) SOA
1 2 (66.67%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) Logistics
2 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Java
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) TIBCO
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) Dell
2 2 (66.67%) EMC
2 2 (66.67%) F5
2 2 (66.67%) IBM
2 2 (66.67%) NetApp
2 2 (66.67%) Splunk
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) JD Edwards