The table below looks at the statistics for OpenVMS skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OpenVMS over the 3 months to 30 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
OpenVMS
Rank - - 203
Contract jobs citing OpenVMS 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London - - 0.034%
As % of the Operating Systems category - - 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £363
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
London

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

Operating Systems Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
730 1230 1288
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 21.72% 20.81% 21.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 610 960 940
Median daily rate £450 £425 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +8.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £355 £350 £310
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +12.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 42 58
Median hourly rate £15.50 £20.00 £18.48
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.50% +8.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.05 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £62.50 £33.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
- +10.00%

OpenVMS
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

OpenVMS Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

OpenVMS
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

OpenVMS Daily Rate Trend in the City of London