The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire with a requirement for VMS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited VMS over the 3 months to 28 June 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.

VMS
South East / Hampshire
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 102 -
Contract jobs citing VMS 0 12 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire - 0.60% -
As % of the Operating Systems category - 1.94% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 7 0
Median daily rate - £425 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £423 £425 £425
% change year-on-year -0.58% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £32.50 -

VMS is in the operating system skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

Contract Operating System Skills
Hampshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 436 619 637
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 24.20% 31.11% 30.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 683 958 956
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £281 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £496 £545 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £348
% change year-on-year +3.44% +4.31%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 76 76 155
Median hourly rate £13.03 £47.83 £16.83
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -72.76% +184.27%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £28.50 £11.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.88 £58.75 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year -8.82% +3.03%  

VMS
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

Job postings citing VMS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Hampshire.

Job vacancy trend for VMS in Hampshire

VMS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing VMS in Hampshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for VMS in Hampshire

VMS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for VMS in Hampshire