The table below looks at the statistics for VMS skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Sussex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMS over the 3 months to 28 May 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
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMS
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing VMS 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex - - -
As % of the Operating Systems category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £350 £475
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -26.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 - £15.50
VMS
South East

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 Sussex region.

Operating Systems Category
East Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
64 80 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 20.98% 23.81% 26.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 40 33
Median daily rate £363 £300 £213
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.83% +41.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £140 £105
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £351
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £347 £313
% change year-on-year
+5.04% +11.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 10 15
Median hourly rate £15.50 £16.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% +6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £15.50 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £40.00 £15.88
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.22%

VMS
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

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

VMS Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

VMS
Top 4 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 28 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing VMS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the East Sussex region with a requirement for VMS.

1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (100.00%) DCL
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7

VMS
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) VMS Operator
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) DCL