Period
to 14 December 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term VSAM in contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited VSAM over the 6 months to 14 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

Virtual Storage Access Method (VSAM)
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
14 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 118 - 104
Rank change year-on-year - +104 -1
Contract jobs citing VSAM 2 0 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 0.11% - 0.37%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.46% - 1.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Milton Keynes median daily rate - - £613
Buckinghamshire median daily rate - - £613
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Milton Keynes median hourly rate - - -
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - - -

VSAM is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Milton Keynes
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 438 436 582
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 24.68% 34.91% 30.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 237 237 269
Milton Keynes median daily rate £400 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +13.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £251 £226 £274
90th Percentile £538 £550 £550
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £425 £375
% change year-on-year -5.88% +13.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 21 31
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £17.00 £14.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +21.43% - -6.67%
10th Percentile £10.00 £9.00 £9.23
90th Percentile £57.75 £38.75 £27.00
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £18.00 £15.00 £14.20
% change year-on-year +20.00% +5.67% -5.37%

VSAM
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

Job postings citing VSAM as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes.

Job vacancy trend for VSAM in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 14 December 2017, IT contractor jobs citing VSAM 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for VSAM.

1 2 (100.00%) MVS
1 2 (100.00%) MAINVIEW
1 2 (100.00%) Control-M
1 2 (100.00%) JCL
1 2 (100.00%) Mainframe
1 2 (100.00%) DB2
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) CA Endevor
2 1 (50.00%) Line Management
2 1 (50.00%) SLA
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Retail

VSAM
Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) DB2
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) MVS Support
1 2 (100.00%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) JCL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) CA Endevor
1 2 (100.00%) Control-M
1 2 (100.00%) MAINVIEW