The table below looks at the statistics for OpenVMS skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OpenVMS over the 3 months to 30 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
OpenVMS
Rank 598 610 590
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -20
Contract jobs citing OpenVMS 8 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.016% 0.006% 0.006%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.072% 0.027% 0.027%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 3 2
Median daily rate £450 £150 £445
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+200.00% -66.29%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £150 £445
% change year-on-year
+200.00% -66.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
OpenVMS
UK

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

Operating Systems Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
11141 11180 11202
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 22.62% 22.33% 22.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 7070 6556 6489
Median daily rate £400 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £175 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £345 £313
% change year-on-year
+5.79% +10.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 576 912 993
Median hourly rate £16.50 £16.84 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.01% +6.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £38.00 £33.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.22%

OpenVMS
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

OpenVMS Jobs Demand Trend in England

OpenVMS
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

OpenVMS Daily Rate Trend in England

OpenVMS
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing OpenVMS across the England region over the 3 months to 30 May 2016.

OpenVMS Daily Rate Histogram in England

OpenVMS
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

OpenVMS Hourly Rate Trend in England

OpenVMS
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OpenVMS within the England region over the 3 months to 30 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Yorkshire - 5 £450 -
London - 2 £383 -
OpenVMS
UK

OpenVMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing OpenVMS 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 England region with a requirement for OpenVMS.

1 8 (66.67%) Unix
1 8 (66.67%) Windows
1 8 (66.67%) Linux
1 8 (66.67%) Middleware
1 8 (66.67%) Project Management
1 8 (66.67%) Finance
1 8 (66.67%) Process Improvement
1 8 (66.67%) Business Transformation
1 8 (66.67%) Line Management
2 7 (58.33%) Banking
3 6 (50.00%) Migration
3 6 (50.00%) Re-Platforming
4 4 (33.33%) VMS
5 3 (25.00%) DCL
6 2 (16.67%) VAX
6 2 (16.67%) SC Cleared
6 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
6 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (16.67%) Software Engineering
7 1 (8.33%) Subversion
7 1 (8.33%) Spring
7 1 (8.33%) Maven
7 1 (8.33%) Java
7 1 (8.33%) Oracle
7 1 (8.33%) ITIL
7 1 (8.33%) Hibernate
7 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
7 1 (8.33%) Cisco
7 1 (8.33%) HP
7 1 (8.33%) Intel

OpenVMS
Top Related IT Skills in England 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) Fibre Channel
1 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Eclipse
1 1 (8.33%) Maven
1 1 (8.33%) Subversion
1 1 (8.33%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 8 (66.67%) Finance
2 7 (58.33%) Banking
3 1 (8.33%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Infrastructure Manager
1 8 (66.67%) Infrastructure Project Manager
1 8 (66.67%) Project Manager
2 2 (16.67%) IT Infrastructure Manager
2 2 (16.67%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
2 2 (16.67%) IT Manager
2 2 (16.67%) IT Project Manager
2 2 (16.67%) OpenVMS Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Software Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) VAX Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Administrator
3 1 (8.33%) Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Java Developer
3 1 (8.33%) OpenVMS Administrator
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (66.67%) Middleware
2 1 (8.33%) Hibernate
2 1 (8.33%) Spring
2 1 (8.33%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (16.67%) VAX
2 1 (8.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 8 (66.67%) Linux
1 8 (66.67%) Unix
1 8 (66.67%) Windows
2 4 (33.33%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Business Transformation
1 8 (66.67%) Line Management
1 8 (66.67%) Process Improvement
1 8 (66.67%) Project Management
2 6 (50.00%) Migration
2 6 (50.00%) Re-Platforming
3 2 (16.67%) Software Engineering
4 1 (8.33%) Issue Tracking
4 1 (8.33%) ITIL
4 1 (8.33%) Multithreading
4 1 (8.33%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) DCL
2 1 (8.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) Cisco
1 1 (8.33%) HP
1 1 (8.33%) Intel
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle