The table below looks at the statistics for VCDX in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VCDX over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 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.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Certified Design Expert (VCDX)
Rank - 226 -
Contract jobs citing VCDX 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London - 0.014% -
As % of the Qualifications category - 0.097% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £288 -
% change year-on-year
+30.43% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Qualifications Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
894 1034 1056
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 15.16% 14.61% 13.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 636 715 704
Average daily rate £436 £425 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.58% +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 32 39
Average hourly rate £14.50 £19.60 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.02% +12.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.50 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.79 £48.00 £35.74
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -27.08%

VCDX
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing VCDX across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

VCDX Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

VCDX
Top 12 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing VCDX also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited VCDX.

1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
1 2 (100.00%) Hitachi
1 2 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (100.00%) Replication
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) vSphere
1 2 (100.00%) VCAP
2 1 (50.00%) Law
2 1 (50.00%) Legal

VCDX
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing VCDX also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited VCDX. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
General
1 1 (50.00%) Law
1 1 (50.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Storage Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Virtualisation Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 2 (100.00%) VCAP
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) Hitachi
1 2 (100.00%) VMware