The table below looks at the statistics for OpenVMS skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OpenVMS over the 3 months to 26 July 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
OpenVMS
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing OpenVMS 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West - - -
As % of the Operating Systems category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £218 -
% change year-on-year
+106.89% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £32.50 -
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 North West region.

Operating Systems Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
752 802 693
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 20.55% 21.23% 23.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 440 418 362
Median daily rate £400 £325 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £163 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £485
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £305
% change year-on-year
- +14.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 82 77
Median hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.50 £22.15 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
- +10.00%

OpenVMS
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

OpenVMS Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

OpenVMS
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

OpenVMS Daily Rate Trend in the North West

OpenVMS
Top 7 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 North West region with a requirement for OpenVMS.

1 1 (100.00%) VMS
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) DCL
1 1 (100.00%) VAX
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills

OpenVMS
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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:

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) OpenVMS Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) VAX Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (100.00%) VAX
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) DCL
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared