The table below looks at the statistics for OpenVMS skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OpenVMS over the 3 months to 25 September 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
OpenVMS
Rank - 268 256
Contract jobs citing OpenVMS 0 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East - 0.040% 0.022%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 0.17% 0.088%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £160 -
UK excluding London median daily rate - £160 £525
% change year-on-year
- -69.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £32.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £32.50 -
OpenVMS
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the South East region.

Operating Systems Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1905 2346 2262
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 22.86% 23.75% 24.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 1153 1302 1150
Median daily rate £375 £351 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.99% +7.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £200 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 119 203 232
Median hourly rate £16.25 £19.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.47% +18.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -

OpenVMS
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

OpenVMS Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

OpenVMS
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

OpenVMS Daily Rate Trend in the South East

OpenVMS
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

OpenVMS Hourly Rate Trend in the South East