The table below looks at the statistics for VCP5 in IT contracts advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VCP5 over the 3 months to 26 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware Certified Professional 5 (VCP5)
Rank - 39 52
Contract jobs citing VCP5 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire - 0.26% 0.19%
As % of the Qualifications category - 1.41% 1.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Median daily rate - £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +21.42%
UK excluding London median daily rate £362 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
-9.62% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
VCP5
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region.

Qualifications Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
56 71 93
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 15.73% 18.68% 18.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 47 62
Median daily rate £375 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £282 £225 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £515 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +8.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 3
Median hourly rate £40.00 £42.50 £23.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +78.94%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £22.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+24.44% +18.42%

VCP5
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing VCP5 as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Qualifications category.

VCP5 Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

VCP5
Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing VCP5 across the Bedfordshire region.

VCP5 Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

VCP5
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 26 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing VCP5 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for VCP5.

1 3 (100.00%) NetBackup
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) Veeam
2 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (66.67%) SCCM
2 2 (66.67%) SCOM
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (66.67%) NFS
2 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2

VCP5
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Consultant
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) NFS
3 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) NetBackup
2 2 (66.67%) SCCM
2 2 (66.67%) SCOM
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Veeam