The table below looks at the statistics for VME skills in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VME over the 3 months to 13 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
13 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 Essex - - -
As % of the Operating Systems category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £349 £580
% change year-on-year
+14.69% -39.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
VME
East of 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 Essex region.

Operating Systems Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
130 133 155
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 25.59% 30.23% 25.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 59 66
Average daily rate £375 £350 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £189 £160 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £403 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £333 £310
% change year-on-year
+5.10% +7.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 20 28
Average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £26.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -36.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.63 £13.40 £14.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.10 £32.90 £44.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%

VME
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

VME Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

VME
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

VME Daily Rate Trend in Essex

VME
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Essex 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 Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Essex 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