Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for PowerHA skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited PowerHA over the 6 months to 21 November 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.

IBM PowerHA
England > West Midlands
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 205 164
Contract jobs citing PowerHA 0 1 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands - 0.016% 0.16%
As % of the System Software category - 0.18% 1.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 4
West Midlands median daily rate - - £450
England median daily rate £425 £315 £450
% change year-on-year +34.92% -30.00% +7.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - £16.00 -

PowerHA is in the System Software 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 system software skills.

All System Software Skills
West Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 536 544 455
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 11.07% 8.82% 9.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 327 282 207
West Midlands median daily rate £385 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.67% +15.38% +8.33%
10th Percentile £161 £133 £145
90th Percentile £569 £513 £475
England median daily rate £425 £410 £375
% change year-on-year +3.66% +9.33% +8.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 63 77
West Midlands median hourly rate £14.22 £13.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.35% -13.33% +15.38%
10th Percentile £10.55 £10.00 £10.25
90th Percentile £21.00 £21.22 £33.55
England median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year +3.13% - +6.67%

PowerHA
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for PowerHA in the West Midlands

PowerHA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PowerHA in the West Midlands