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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VME 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
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
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £401 £330 £580
% change year-on-year
+21.51% -43.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average 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
533 637 647
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 22.08% 25.23% 27.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 276 302 307
Average daily rate £325 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £158 £150 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £484 £475 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £307
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +9.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 116 124 110
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.68 £37.50 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.25 £15.75 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+9.52% +5.00%

VME
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

VME
Top 26 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East of England region citing VME 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 VME.

1 2 (100.00%) C
1 2 (100.00%) J2EE
1 2 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 2 (100.00%) PVCS
1 2 (100.00%) JSP
1 2 (100.00%) Servlets
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) XSLT
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
1 2 (100.00%) Solaris
1 2 (100.00%) UML
1 2 (100.00%) OO
1 2 (100.00%) RUP
1 2 (100.00%) SOA
1 2 (100.00%) XML Schema
1 2 (100.00%) BEA
1 2 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (100.00%) Mainframe
1 2 (100.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 2 (100.00%) Fujitsu
1 2 (100.00%) Line Management
1 2 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 2 (100.00%) ANSI C
2 1 (50.00%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Capita

VME
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East of England region citing VME 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 VME. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (100.00%) WebLogic
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) PVCS
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Solutions Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) J2EE
1 2 (100.00%) JSP
1 2 (100.00%) Servlets
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) XML Schema
1 2 (100.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Solaris
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (100.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 2 (100.00%) Line Management
1 2 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 2 (100.00%) OO
1 2 (100.00%) RUP
1 2 (100.00%) SOA
1 2 (100.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) ANSI C
1 2 (100.00%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) BEA
1 2 (100.00%) Fujitsu
2 1 (50.00%) Capita