The table below looks at the statistics for OpenVMS skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OpenVMS over the 3 months to 6 December 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
OpenVMS
Rank 430 426 428
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +2
Contract jobs citing OpenVMS 1 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.005% 0.013% 0.004%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.022% 0.064% 0.018%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 1
Median daily rate £500 £588 £428
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.89% +37.42%
UK excluding London median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
OpenVMS
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 London region.

Operating Systems Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
4515 4694 5444
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 20.50% 21.02% 23.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 3117 3181 3842
Median daily rate £438 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £191 £190 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £580 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 104 159 222
Median hourly rate £19.00 £17.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% +9.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £10.00 £11.59
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.50 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +3.12%

OpenVMS
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

OpenVMS Jobs Demand Trend in London

OpenVMS
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

OpenVMS Daily Rate Trend in London

OpenVMS
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

OpenVMS Hourly Rate Trend in London

OpenVMS
Top 15 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 6 December 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 London region with a requirement for OpenVMS.

1 3 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Middleware
2 2 (66.67%) Project Management
2 2 (66.67%) Unix
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Migration
2 2 (66.67%) Banking
2 2 (66.67%) Process Improvement
2 2 (66.67%) Business Transformation
2 2 (66.67%) Line Management
2 2 (66.67%) Re-Platforming
3 1 (33.33%) MySQL
3 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
3 1 (33.33%) Solaris

OpenVMS
Top Related IT Skills in London 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
General
1 2 (66.67%) Banking
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Infrastructure Manager
1 2 (66.67%) Infrastructure Project Manager
1 2 (66.67%) Project Manager
2 1 (33.33%) DBA
2 1 (33.33%) IT Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (33.33%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
2 1 (33.33%) IT Manager
2 1 (33.33%) IT Project Manager
2 1 (33.33%) MySQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Unix
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Business Transformation
1 2 (66.67%) Line Management
1 2 (66.67%) Migration
1 2 (66.67%) Process Improvement
1 2 (66.67%) Project Management
1 2 (66.67%) Re-Platforming