The table below looks at the prevalence of the term VAX in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VAX over the 3 months to 4 May 2015 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
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
DEC VAX
Rank - - 522
Contract jobs citing VAX 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England - - 0.005%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - 0.015%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Average daily rate
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- - £275
UK excluding London average daily rate - - £275
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Miscellaneous Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
15617 15755 13639
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 30.87% 31.80% 31.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 9717 9921 8361
Average daily rate £425 £413 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £238 £246
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £607 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 576 613 596
Average hourly rate £18.50 £21.00 £24.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.90% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.91 £12.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £21.50
% change year-on-year
-15.55% +4.65%

VAX
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing VAX across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

VAX Jobs Demand Trend in England

VAX
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

VAX Daily Rate Trend in England

VAX
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

VAX Hourly Rate Trend in England

VAX
Top 12 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing VAX 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 VAX.

1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) Ada
1 1 (100.00%) VMS
1 1 (100.00%) Electronics
1 1 (100.00%) Military
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Requirements Management
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Rational DOORS
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Software Development

VAX
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing VAX 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 VAX. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Rational DOORS
General
1 1 (100.00%) Electronics
1 1 (100.00%) Military
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Requirements Management
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Software Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) Ada
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared