The table below looks at the statistics for MVS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MVS over the 3 months to 25 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM MVS
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing MVS 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton - - -
As % of the Operating Systems category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £545 £525
% change year-on-year
-33.48% +3.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £30.00
MVS
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Southampton region.

Operating Systems Category
Southampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
60 103 89
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 24.49% 30.56% 27.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 72 52
Median daily rate £400 £375 £308
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +21.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £287 £300 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £452 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £345 £313
% change year-on-year
+5.79% +10.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 7
Median hourly rate £17.50 £22.50 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.22% -25.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.22%