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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware Certified Professional 5 (VCP5)
Rank 124 - 128
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing VCP5 1 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.043% - 0.080%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.16% - 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £362 £400 £300
% change year-on-year
-9.62% +33.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
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
628 621 718
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 26.73% 24.21% 28.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 307 313 306
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £272 £260 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £495 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £353
% change year-on-year
- +6.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 35 11
Median hourly rate £12.50 £21.55 £17.07
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.99% +26.24%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.50 £24.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+22.91% +26.31%

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
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) EMC
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 3 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (66.67%) vCloud
2 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) Open Source
2 2 (66.67%) vSphere
2 2 (66.67%) CentOS
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (66.67%) NAS
2 2 (66.67%) SAN
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
3 1 (33.33%) IBM
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) NetApp
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 1 (33.33%) Migration
3 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) F5
3 1 (33.33%) VCAP
3 1 (33.33%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (33.33%) OpenStack

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 1 (33.33%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (66.67%) NAS
2 2 (66.67%) SAN
2 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Cloud Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Senior Cloud Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Senior VMware Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Data Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Data Centre Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Data Migration Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Migration Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Strategy Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Virtualisation Architect
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (33.33%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) CentOS
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Open Source
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) VCAP
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) vCloud
2 2 (66.67%) vSphere
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) EMC
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) F5
2 1 (33.33%) IBM
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) NetApp
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat