The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term VAX in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VAX over the 3 months to 22 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 terms in our Miscellaneous category for the South 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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
DEC VAX
Rank 137 108 -
Rank change year-on-year
-29 -
Contract jobs citing VAX 1 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.034% 0.093% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.17% 0.47% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
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UK excluding London average daily rate - £275 £450
% change year-on-year
- -38.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Average hourly rate £15.50 £36.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-56.94% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £36.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-56.94% -4.00%
Miscellaneous Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
580 428 567
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 19.81% 19.83% 18.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 361 244 285
Average daily rate £375 £350 £348
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +0.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £198 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £506 £520
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 33 47
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £37.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% -53.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £13.00 £12.46
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £48.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £21.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
- -16.00%
VAX
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VAX
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing VAX across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

VAX Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

VAX
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

VAX Daily Rate Trend in the South West

VAX
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

VAX Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

VAX
Top 2 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West region citing VAX 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 VAX.

1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) VMS

VAX
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West region citing VAX 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 VAX. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Applications Specialist
1 1 (100.00%) Support Specialist
1 1 (100.00%) Applications Support
1 1 (100.00%) Applications Support Specialist
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) VMS