The table below looks at the statistics for VCP5 in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VCP5 over the 3 months to 5 May 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware Certified Professional 5 (VCP5)
Rank 125 - 125
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing VCP5 3 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.12% - 0.037%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.44% - 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Median daily rate £435 - £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £300 £335
% change year-on-year
+36.66% -10.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £52.50 - -
VCP5
South East

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

Qualifications Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
675 644 691
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 26.75% 23.04% 25.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 336 300 287
Median daily rate £400 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £230 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 29 19
Median hourly rate £21.33 £21.55 £14.84
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.02% +45.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £7.88 £17.22 £13.54
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.50 £39.00 £27.88
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+55.55% +25.00%

VCP5
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

VCP5 Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

VCP5
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

VCP5 Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

VCP5
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VCP5 within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading - 2 £435 -
VCP5
South East

VCP5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for VCP5.

1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
1 6 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 6 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 5 (83.33%) Windows
3 4 (66.67%) Linux
3 4 (66.67%) EMC
3 4 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (66.67%) vSphere
4 3 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 3 (50.00%) Windows Server
4 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 3 (50.00%) IBM
4 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (50.00%) NetApp
4 3 (50.00%) Red Hat
5 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (33.33%) Tivoli
5 2 (33.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 2 (33.33%) ISA Server
5 2 (33.33%) Symantec
5 2 (33.33%) Project Management
5 2 (33.33%) Veritas
5 2 (33.33%) Change Management
5 2 (33.33%) VMware ESX
5 2 (33.33%) Clustering
5 2 (33.33%) HP
5 2 (33.33%) Dell
5 2 (33.33%) Citrix

VCP5
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (16.67%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (33.33%) DHCP
2 2 (33.33%) DNS
2 2 (33.33%) NAS
2 2 (33.33%) SAN
2 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) VMware Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Cloud Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Cloud Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Senior VMware Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Support Team Leader
2 2 (33.33%) Team Leader
2 2 (33.33%) VMware Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Data Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Data Centre Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Data Centre Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Data Migration Architect
3 1 (16.67%) EMC Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Migration Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Strategy Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Virtualisation Architect
Miscellaneous
1 6 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (33.33%) Clustering
2 2 (33.33%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (16.67%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) Linux
2 4 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Server
4 2 (33.33%) AIX
4 2 (33.33%) CentOS
4 2 (33.33%) Unix
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Change Management
1 2 (33.33%) Coaching
1 2 (33.33%) Mentoring
1 2 (33.33%) Open Source
1 2 (33.33%) Project Management
1 2 (33.33%) Risk Analysis
1 2 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Migration
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 2 (33.33%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (16.67%) CCNA
3 1 (16.67%) CCNP
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
3 1 (16.67%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (66.67%) vSphere
3 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 2 (33.33%) Forefront TMG
4 2 (33.33%) ISA Server
4 2 (33.33%) vCloud
4 2 (33.33%) VMware ESX
4 2 (33.33%) XenApp
4 2 (33.33%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) Backup Exec
1 2 (33.33%) HP Data Protector
1 2 (33.33%) ServiceCenter
1 2 (33.33%) Tivoli
1 2 (33.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 2 (33.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (66.67%) EMC
3 3 (50.00%) IBM
3 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (50.00%) NetApp
3 3 (50.00%) Red Hat
4 2 (33.33%) Citrix
4 2 (33.33%) Dell
4 2 (33.33%) HP
4 2 (33.33%) Oracle
4 2 (33.33%) ServiceNow
4 2 (33.33%) Symantec
4 2 (33.33%) Veritas
5 1 (16.67%) F5