The table below looks at the statistics for VME skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VME over the 3 months to 26 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ICL VME
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing VME 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England - - -
As % of the Operating Systems category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £345 £418 £550
% change year-on-year
-17.36% -24.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
VME
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 of England region.

Operating Systems Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
581 742 796
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 23.01% 23.68% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 333 369 426
Median daily rate £350 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £150 £138
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 72 113 128
Median hourly rate £16.50 £20.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.50% +21.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £10.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £42.50 £33.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

VME
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

VME Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

VME
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

VME Daily Rate Trend in the East of England