The table below looks at the statistics for VMS skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMS over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMS
Rank 190 197 190
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -7
Contract jobs citing VMS 6 5 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.11% 0.075% 0.17%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.47% 0.35% 0.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 5
Average daily rate
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£428 £360 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% -1.36%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £263 £275
% change year-on-year
+23.80% -4.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £28.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+42.85% -22.22%
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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
1267 1423 1421
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 22.67% 21.40% 23.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 956 990 978
Average daily rate £400 £401 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.12% +0.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £575 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.20% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 60 90
Average hourly rate £15.00 £16.75 £18.70
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.44% -10.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.51 £12.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £24.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -14.28%

VMS
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing VMS across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

VMS Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

VMS
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 VMS across the City of London region.

VMS Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

VMS
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing VMS across the City of London region.

VMS Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

VMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing VMS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited VMS.

1 7 (58.33%) UNIX
1 7 (58.33%) Linux
2 6 (50.00%) Oracle
2 6 (50.00%) HTML
2 6 (50.00%) Shell Script
3 5 (41.67%) Java
3 5 (41.67%) JavaScript
3 5 (41.67%) Windows
3 5 (41.67%) CSS
3 5 (41.67%) JSON
3 5 (41.67%) jQuery
3 5 (41.67%) Oracle Database
4 4 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (33.33%) Control-M
4 4 (33.33%) Red Hat
5 3 (25.00%) W3C
5 3 (25.00%) Configuration Management
5 3 (25.00%) Hibernate
5 3 (25.00%) Finance
5 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (25.00%) Web Services
5 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
5 3 (25.00%) Visual Studio
5 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET
5 3 (25.00%) C
5 3 (25.00%) C#
5 3 (25.00%) C++
5 3 (25.00%) PL/SQL
5 3 (25.00%) SQL
5 3 (25.00%) .NET

VMS
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing VMS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited VMS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (16.67%) Apache
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) DVB
2 1 (8.33%) NAS
2 1 (8.33%) Kerberos
2 1 (8.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (41.67%) Oracle Database
2 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (25.00%) Oracle Reports
2 3 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (16.67%) RDBMS
3 2 (16.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Visual Studio
1 3 (25.00%) Oracle Forms
1 3 (25.00%) Toad
1 3 (25.00%) Subversion
1 3 (25.00%) Maven
1 3 (25.00%) Oracle APEX
1 3 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (25.00%) Jenkins
1 3 (25.00%) Grunt
General
1 3 (25.00%) Finance
2 2 (16.67%) Games
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Developer
2 2 (16.67%) Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Java Developer
2 2 (16.67%) Systems Developer
2 2 (16.67%) Linux Specialist
3 1 (8.33%) Technical Security Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Software Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Technical Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Operations Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Security Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) UNIX Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Java Software Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (50.00%) HTML
2 5 (41.67%) CSS
2 5 (41.67%) JSON
2 5 (41.67%) jQuery
3 3 (25.00%) JPA
3 3 (25.00%) HTML5
3 3 (25.00%) REST
3 3 (25.00%) Backbone.js
3 3 (25.00%) AngularJS
3 3 (25.00%) Hibernate
3 3 (25.00%) Spring
3 3 (25.00%) Web Services
3 3 (25.00%) .NET
3 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 3 (25.00%) XHTML
4 2 (16.67%) Middleware
4 2 (16.67%) XML
4 2 (16.67%) Ajax
4 2 (16.67%) Dojo
5 1 (8.33%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) W3C
2 2 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 2 (16.67%) Interactive TV
2 2 (16.67%) Digital Media
2 2 (16.67%) Data Structures
3 1 (8.33%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 7 (58.33%) Linux
1 7 (58.33%) UNIX
2 5 (41.67%) Windows
3 4 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (25.00%) OpenVMS
4 3 (25.00%) Ubuntu
4 3 (25.00%) CentOS
5 2 (16.67%) Solaris
6 1 (8.33%) Oracle Linux
6 1 (8.33%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) Configuration Management
1 3 (25.00%) OO
1 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (25.00%) Web Development
1 3 (25.00%) Unit Testing
1 3 (25.00%) Database Tuning
2 2 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (16.67%) Validation
2 2 (16.67%) Project Management
3 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
3 1 (8.33%) E-business
3 1 (8.33%) Asset Management
3 1 (8.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (8.33%) Performance Analysis
3 1 (8.33%) Security Architecture
3 1 (8.33%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) Shell Script
2 5 (41.67%) Java
2 5 (41.67%) JavaScript
3 3 (25.00%) C
3 3 (25.00%) C#
3 3 (25.00%) C++
3 3 (25.00%) PL/SQL
3 3 (25.00%) SQL
4 2 (16.67%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) Degree
2 2 (16.67%) SC Cleared
2 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
3 1 (8.33%) CISSP
3 1 (8.33%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (8.33%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 4 (33.33%) Control-M
2 1 (8.33%) NetBackup
2 1 (8.33%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) Oracle
2 4 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 1 (8.33%) CheckPoint
3 1 (8.33%) Remedy
3 1 (8.33%) VMware
3 1 (8.33%) Gemalto
3 1 (8.33%) Cyber-Ark
3 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (8.33%) HP
3 1 (8.33%) Intel
3 1 (8.33%) BMC
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Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £455.00 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £455.00 per day
Posted: 11 days ago