The first table below looks at the demand for VMS skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMS over the 3 months to 16 April 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 West Sussex 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMS
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing VMS 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex - - -
As % of the Operating Systems category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £315 £363
% change year-on-year
+42.85% -13.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £37.50 -
Operating Systems Category
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
99 88 98
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 26.26% 18.88% 19.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 44 65
Average daily rate £315 £375 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.00% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £168 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £431 £585 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.40% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 14 7
Average hourly rate £15.75 £15.50 £16.94
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.61% -8.48%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £12.50 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £36.50 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
VMS
South East

VMS
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing VMS across the West Sussex region as a proportion of the total demand within 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