The first table below looks at the demand for OpenVMS skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OpenVMS over the 3 months to 23 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 South East 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
23 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 South East - - -
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 - £300 £150
% change year-on-year
- +100.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Operating Systems Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
2178 2086 2008
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 24.08% 24.74% 20.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 1056 1048 824
Average daily rate £325 £345 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.79% +6.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £180 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 205 266 292
Average hourly rate £15.50 £17.50 £17.80
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.42% -1.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £11.37
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £40.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £16.20 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -4.70%
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OpenVMS
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

OpenVMS
Top 23 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing OpenVMS 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 OpenVMS.

1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) UNIX
1 3 (100.00%) HPUX
1 3 (100.00%) Solaris
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Sun
1 3 (100.00%) HP
1 3 (100.00%) Veritas
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) VMware ESX
1 3 (100.00%) Veritas Storage Foundation
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
1 3 (100.00%) Veritas File System
1 3 (100.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Database 12c
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
2 2 (66.67%) Migration

OpenVMS
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing OpenVMS 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 OpenVMS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Database 12c
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Database
General
1 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Architect
1 3 (100.00%) Infrastructure Architect
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) UNIX
1 3 (100.00%) HPUX
1 3 (100.00%) Solaris
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Migration
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) VMware ESX
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (100.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
1 3 (100.00%) Veritas File System
1 3 (100.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) Sun
1 3 (100.00%) HP
1 3 (100.00%) Veritas
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 3 (100.00%) VMware