The table below looks at the statistics for OpenVMS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OpenVMS over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
OpenVMS
Rank - 52 -
Contract jobs citing OpenVMS 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham - 0.17% -
As % of the Operating Systems category - 0.75% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £150 £225
% change year-on-year
+200.00% -33.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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
165 133 124
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 24.81% 22.35% 21.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 64 70
Average daily rate £345 £355 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.81% +23.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £123 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £475 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £307
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +9.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 18 10
Average hourly rate £14.50 £13.00 £10.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.53% +23.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.73 £11.35 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.05 £21.00 £15.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.25 £15.75 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+9.52% +5.00%

OpenVMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing OpenVMS across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within 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