The table below looks at the statistics for VMS skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMS over the 3 months to 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMS
Rank 50 66 -
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -
Contract jobs citing VMS 2 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 0.39% 0.14% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.96% 0.43% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Median daily rate £525 £500 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £356 £450 £350
% change year-on-year
-20.88% +28.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £36.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
- -8.75%
VMS
South East

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

Operating Systems Category
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
102 235 92
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 20.08% 33.24% 24.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 168 47
Median daily rate £350 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £200 £145
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £525 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 19 20
Median hourly rate £34.00 £27.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.63% +61.76%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +3.12%

VMS
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Sussex region citing VMS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Operating Systems category.

VMS Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

VMS
Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

VMS Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

VMS
Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

VMS Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

VMS
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VMS within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 3 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Worthing - 1 £500 -
VMS
South East

VMS
Top 14 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 3 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing VMS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Sussex region with a requirement for VMS.

1 7 (58.33%) SAP
2 5 (41.67%) SAP SD
3 2 (16.67%) Project Management
4 1 (8.33%) Degree
4 1 (8.33%) Integration Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Business Transformation
4 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
4 1 (8.33%) Finance
4 1 (8.33%) Web Services
4 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
4 1 (8.33%) OO
4 1 (8.33%) SOA
4 1 (8.33%) PMP

VMS
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Business Applications
1 5 (41.67%) SAP SD
General
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Consultant
2 3 (25.00%) SAP Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) Project Manager
3 2 (16.67%) SAP SD Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Functional Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) SAP Functional Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) SAP SD Functional Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (16.67%) Project Management
2 1 (8.33%) Business Transformation
2 1 (8.33%) Integration Testing
2 1 (8.33%) OO
2 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
2 1 (8.33%) SOA
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
1 1 (8.33%) PMP
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) SAP