The table below looks at the statistics for OpenVMS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OpenVMS over the 3 months to 29 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

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.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
OpenVMS
Rank - 58 -
Contract jobs citing OpenVMS 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham - 0.13% -
As % of the Operating Systems category - 1.01% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £275 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £218 -
% change year-on-year
+106.89% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £32.50 -
OpenVMS
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Operating Systems Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
126 99 154
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 16.32% 13.20% 21.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 54 69
Median daily rate £400 £325 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% +3.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £182 £150 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £431 £426
UK excluding London median daily rate £353 £350 £310
% change year-on-year
+0.71% +12.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 13 22
Median hourly rate £12.50 £18.00 £12.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.55% +45.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.70 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.10 £28.00 £20.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
- +10.00%

OpenVMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Birmingham region citing OpenVMS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Operating Systems category.

OpenVMS Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

OpenVMS
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing OpenVMS across the Birmingham region.

OpenVMS Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

OpenVMS
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing OpenVMS across the Birmingham region.

OpenVMS Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham