The table below looks at the statistics for OpenVMS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OpenVMS over the 3 months to 1 May 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.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
OpenVMS
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing OpenVMS 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh - - -
As % of the Operating Systems category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £150 £445
% change year-on-year
+200.00% -66.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
OpenVMS
Scotland

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

Operating Systems Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
324 260 238
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 21.14% 17.69% 18.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 145 133 132
Average daily rate £410 £340 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.58% -9.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £115 £123
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £340 £320
% change year-on-year
+6.61% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 12 10
Average hourly rate - £39.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +102.56%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £15.85 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+7.25% -0.93%

OpenVMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

OpenVMS Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

OpenVMS
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

OpenVMS Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

OpenVMS
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region citing OpenVMS 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 OpenVMS.

1 2 (100.00%) Unix
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) SSL
1 2 (100.00%) zOS
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Law
1 2 (100.00%) Clustering
1 2 (100.00%) Tandem
1 2 (100.00%) iSeries
1 2 (100.00%) Data Centre

OpenVMS
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region citing OpenVMS 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 OpenVMS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) SSL
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Technical Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Clustering
1 2 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 2 (100.00%) iSeries
1 2 (100.00%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) zOS