Period
to 18 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for OpenVMS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited OpenVMS over the 6 months to 18 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

OpenVMS
England > East of England
6 months to
18 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 190 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - +216
Contract jobs citing OpenVMS 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.059% - -
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.28% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
East of England median daily rate - - -
England median daily rate £450 £475 £525
% change year-on-year -5.26% -9.52% +26.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
East of England median hourly rate £26.00 - -
England median hourly rate £26.44 - £32.50

OpenVMS is in the Operating Systems category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
East of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 1053 1109 1323
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 20.83% 23.21% 23.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 558 563 631
East of England median daily rate £350 £350 £350
10th Percentile £130 £158 £133
90th Percentile £550 £515 £501
England median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 146 140 259
East of England median hourly rate £26.22 £16.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +58.91% -2.94% +3.03%
10th Percentile £12.38 £10.63 £10.50
90th Percentile £53.13 £43.75 £43.75
England median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year +6.06% - +3.13%

OpenVMS
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing OpenVMS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for OpenVMS in the East of England

OpenVMS
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OpenVMS within the East of England region over the 6 months to 18 December 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Essex - 3 - -
OpenVMS
England

For the 6 months to 18 December 2017, IT contractor jobs citing OpenVMS 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 East of England region with a requirement for OpenVMS.

1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) Unix
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) VMS
1 3 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 3 (100.00%) ITSM
2 2 (66.67%) C++
2 2 (66.67%) Service Management
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 2 (66.67%) SLA
2 2 (66.67%) Internet
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) IIS
2 2 (66.67%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) Siemens
3 1 (33.33%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (33.33%) Automotive
3 1 (33.33%) Retail
3 1 (33.33%) Knowledge Management
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) Computer Science

OpenVMS
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (66.67%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (100.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (33.33%) Automotive
2 1 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Applications Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Applications Support
1 1 (33.33%) Applications Support Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Support
1 1 (33.33%) Unix Scripter
1 1 (33.33%) Unix Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Unix
1 3 (100.00%) VMS
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) ITSM
2 2 (66.67%) Service Management
3 1 (33.33%) Knowledge Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) T-SQL
2 2 (66.67%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle
1 1 (33.33%) Siemens