The table below looks at the statistics for VMS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Warwickshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMS over the 3 months to 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMS
Rank - - 28
Contract jobs citing VMS 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire - - 0.93%
As % of the Operating Systems category - - 5.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Average daily rate
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- - £150
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £450 £320
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +40.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £24.00 £43.00
% change year-on-year
-33.33% -44.18%
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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 Warwickshire region.

Operating Systems Category
Warwickshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
79 52 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 22.57% 18.84% 16.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 25 23
Average daily rate £263 £285 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% -28.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £138 £173 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £440 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £313 £320
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -2.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 18 6
Average hourly rate £15.25 £32.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-52.34% +113.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.20 £32.50 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -3.12%

VMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing VMS across the Warwickshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

VMS Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

VMS
Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

VMS Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

VMS
Hourly Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

VMS Hourly Rate Trend in Warwickshire