The table below looks at the statistics for VMS skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMS over the 3 months to 26 September 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMS
Rank - 99 -
Contract jobs citing VMS 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands - 0.063% -
As % of the Operating Systems category - 0.37% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £343 £330
% change year-on-year
+31.38% +3.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
VMS
England

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

Operating Systems Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
270 268 374
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 16.39% 16.75% 23.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 158 109 159
Median daily rate £375 £350 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £220 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £483 £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 55 55
Median hourly rate £13.50 £13.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% -16.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.39 £10.50 £10.22
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.75 £19.08 £24.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -

VMS
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

VMS Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

VMS
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

VMS Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

VMS
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

VMS Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands