The first table below looks at the demand for OpenVMS skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OpenVMS over the 3 months to 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the North West region.

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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
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
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate - £318 £150
% change year-on-year
- +111.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £19.50
Operating Systems Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
698 635 702
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 23.14% 23.58% 21.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 363 275 264
Average daily rate £300 £313 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% -3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £425 £448
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 85 80 88
Average hourly rate £15.00 £20.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% +11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.50 £40.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £16.20 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -4.70%
OpenVMS
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OpenVMS
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing OpenVMS across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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