The table below looks at the statistics for VCP4 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 VCP4 over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Certified Professional 4 (VCP4)
Rank 80 - 193
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing VCP4 116 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 2.26% - 0.017%
As % of the Qualifications category 13.02% - 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 0 1
Average daily rate
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£423 - £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £17.87 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 - -
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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
891 1027 912
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 17.35% 17.70% 15.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 654 675 610
Average daily rate £413 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £252 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £353 £333
% change year-on-year
+9.14% +6.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 16 39
Average hourly rate £18.70 £25.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.20% -37.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.03 £15.40 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £41.00 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £26.75
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -34.57%

VCP4
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing VCP4 across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

VCP4 Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

VCP4
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing VCP4 across the City of London region.

VCP4 Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

VCP4
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VCP4 across the City of London region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

VCP4 Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

VCP4
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing VCP4 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 VCP4.

1 38 (32.76%) Finance
2 30 (25.86%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (23.28%) SQL
4 21 (18.10%) Java
4 21 (18.10%) .NET
5 19 (16.38%) C#
5 19 (16.38%) SQL Server
6 14 (12.07%) Banking
7 13 (11.21%) Windows
7 13 (11.21%) Microsoft
8 12 (10.34%) Oracle
9 11 (9.48%) JavaScript
9 11 (9.48%) Business Intelligence
10 10 (8.62%) Web Services
10 10 (8.62%) Data Warehouse
11 9 (7.76%) TDD
11 9 (7.76%) MVC
11 9 (7.76%) OO
11 9 (7.76%) ASP.NET
11 9 (7.76%) HTML
11 9 (7.76%) ETL
12 8 (6.90%) Active Directory
12 8 (6.90%) E-Commerce
12 8 (6.90%) MS Excel
12 8 (6.90%) Scrum
12 8 (6.90%) User Experience
13 7 (6.03%) jQuery
13 7 (6.03%) SQL Server 2008
13 7 (6.03%) Data Analysis
14 6 (5.17%) VMware

VCP4
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing VCP4 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 VCP4. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (3.45%) SharePoint
1 4 (3.45%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (2.59%) CMS
3 2 (1.72%) WebSphere
3 2 (1.72%) Node.js
3 2 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (1.72%) JBoss
3 2 (1.72%) MS Exchange
3 2 (1.72%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (0.86%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (0.86%) IIS
4 1 (0.86%) SAS
4 1 (0.86%) CICS
4 1 (0.86%) NetWeaver
4 1 (0.86%) Apache
4 1 (0.86%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.86%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (0.86%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (0.86%) Lync
4 1 (0.86%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 8 (6.90%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.59%) MS Project
3 2 (1.72%) MS Office
3 2 (1.72%) Photoshop
3 2 (1.72%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.86%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.86%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 3 (2.59%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.59%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (2.59%) SaaS
2 2 (1.72%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.72%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.86%) Force.com
3 1 (0.86%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.59%) DNS
2 2 (1.72%) SAN
2 2 (1.72%) Internet
2 2 (1.72%) DHCP
2 2 (1.72%) LDAP
2 2 (1.72%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.86%) VPN
3 1 (0.86%) ISDN
3 1 (0.86%) Ethernet
3 1 (0.86%) FTP
3 1 (0.86%) HTTP
3 1 (0.86%) Kerberos
3 1 (0.86%) 3G
3 1 (0.86%) PPTP
3 1 (0.86%) X.509
3 1 (0.86%) 2G
3 1 (0.86%) Network Security
3 1 (0.86%) iSCSI
3 1 (0.86%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (16.38%) SQL Server
2 10 (8.62%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (6.03%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (5.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (5.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (3.45%) Oracle BI EE
5 4 (3.45%) Oracle ODI
6 3 (2.59%) Big Data
6 3 (2.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (2.59%) MySQL
7 2 (1.72%) MS Access
7 2 (1.72%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (1.72%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (1.72%) Oracle Database
7 2 (1.72%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.86%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 1 (0.86%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.86%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.86%) Oracle Exadata
8 1 (0.86%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 5 (4.31%) Subversion
1 5 (4.31%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (2.59%) Maven
3 2 (1.72%) WebDriver
3 2 (1.72%) Selenium
3 2 (1.72%) Rhino Mocks
3 2 (1.72%) Cucumber
3 2 (1.72%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.86%) Jasmine
4 1 (0.86%) Gradle
4 1 (0.86%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.86%) Grunt
4 1 (0.86%) Karma Test Runner
4 1 (0.86%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (0.86%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 1 (0.86%) Talend Open Studio
4 1 (0.86%) FlexUnit
4 1 (0.86%) PHPUnit
4 1 (0.86%) JIRA
4 1 (0.86%) ReSharper
General
1 38 (32.76%) Finance
2 14 (12.07%) Banking
3 6 (5.17%) Marketing
4 5 (4.31%) Retail
4 5 (4.31%) Advertising
5 3 (2.59%) Investment Banking
5 3 (2.59%) Legal
5 3 (2.59%) Front Office
6 2 (1.72%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.72%) Law
6 2 (1.72%) Games
7 1 (0.86%) Spanish Language
7 1 (0.86%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.86%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.86%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 45 (38.79%) Developer
2 21 (18.10%) Analyst
3 10 (8.62%) Java Developer
4 9 (7.76%) Architect
5 8 (6.90%) Consultant
6 7 (6.03%) .NET Developer
7 6 (5.17%) C# Developer
7 6 (5.17%) Senior Developer
7 6 (5.17%) Business Analyst
8 4 (3.45%) Project Manager
8 4 (3.45%) Applications Support
9 3 (2.59%) Programmer
9 3 (2.59%) Support Analyst
9 3 (2.59%) Lead Developer
9 3 (2.59%) DBA
9 3 (2.59%) Senior C# Developer
9 3 (2.59%) C# .NET Developer
9 3 (2.59%) User Experience Researcher
10 2 (1.72%) Microsoft Developer
10 2 (1.72%) Dynamics CRM Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (18.10%) .NET
2 10 (8.62%) Web Services
3 9 (7.76%) ASP.NET
3 9 (7.76%) HTML
4 7 (6.03%) jQuery
5 6 (5.17%) XML
5 6 (5.17%) RESTful
5 6 (5.17%) AngularJS
6 5 (4.31%) REST
6 5 (4.31%) CSS
6 5 (4.31%) JSON
7 4 (3.45%) .NET Framework
7 4 (3.45%) WinForms
7 4 (3.45%) Spring
7 4 (3.45%) WCF
7 4 (3.45%) WPF
7 4 (3.45%) SOAP
7 4 (3.45%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 3 (2.59%) Backbone.js
8 3 (2.59%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 8 (6.90%) User Experience
2 6 (5.17%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (3.45%) Blackberry
4 3 (2.59%) Clustering
4 3 (2.59%) Derivative
4 3 (2.59%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.72%) Credit Risk
5 2 (1.72%) Fat Client
5 2 (1.72%) Equities
5 2 (1.72%) Client/Server
5 2 (1.72%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (1.72%) Thin Client
5 2 (1.72%) Fixed Income
5 2 (1.72%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.72%) Mobile Payment
5 2 (1.72%) iPhone
5 2 (1.72%) SCADA
5 2 (1.72%) iPad
6 1 (0.86%) SWIFT
6 1 (0.86%) Psychology
Operating Systems
1 13 (11.21%) Windows
2 5 (4.31%) Linux
2 5 (4.31%) Apple iOS
3 3 (2.59%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (2.59%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (2.59%) UNIX
3 3 (2.59%) Windows XP
3 3 (2.59%) Android
4 2 (1.72%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (1.72%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.86%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.86%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (0.86%) CentOS
5 1 (0.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.86%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (25.86%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (9.48%) Business Intelligence
3 9 (7.76%) OO
3 9 (7.76%) ETL
3 9 (7.76%) MVC
3 9 (7.76%) TDD
4 8 (6.90%) Scrum
4 8 (6.90%) E-Commerce
5 7 (6.03%) Data Analysis
6 6 (5.17%) Unit Testing
6 6 (5.17%) Migration
6 6 (5.17%) CRM
6 6 (5.17%) BDD
7 5 (4.31%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (4.31%) Data Modelling
7 5 (4.31%) ITIL
7 5 (4.31%) Multithreading
8 4 (3.45%) PRINCE2
8 4 (3.45%) UML
8 4 (3.45%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (23.28%) SQL
2 21 (18.10%) Java
3 19 (16.38%) C#
4 11 (9.48%) JavaScript
5 5 (4.31%) PHP
6 4 (3.45%) Python
7 3 (2.59%) VB6
7 3 (2.59%) VB
7 3 (2.59%) PHP5
8 2 (1.72%) Objective-C
8 2 (1.72%) PowerShell
8 2 (1.72%) Apex Code
8 2 (1.72%) Ruby
8 2 (1.72%) Shell Script
8 2 (1.72%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.86%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.86%) Perl
9 1 (0.86%) C++
9 1 (0.86%) COBOL
9 1 (0.86%) JCL
Qualifications
1 5 (4.31%) Degree
2 4 (3.45%) Security Cleared
3 3 (2.59%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.72%) ISTQB
4 2 (1.72%) MCSE
4 2 (1.72%) ISEB
4 2 (1.72%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (1.72%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.86%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.86%) PMP
5 1 (0.86%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.86%) CISA
5 1 (0.86%) CISM
5 1 (0.86%) CISSP
5 1 (0.86%) MCSA
5 1 (0.86%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.45%) QA
2 2 (1.72%) SLA
2 2 (1.72%) Solvency II
3 1 (0.86%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.86%) WAI
3 1 (0.86%) HL7
3 1 (0.86%) DICOM
3 1 (0.86%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (6.90%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.59%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (2.59%) XenApp
3 2 (1.72%) vSphere
3 2 (1.72%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.86%) VMware Server
4 1 (0.86%) ISA Server
4 1 (0.86%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.86%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 3 (2.59%) Puppet
2 2 (1.72%) HP Operations Orchestration
2 2 (1.72%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (1.72%) Ansible
3 1 (0.86%) Salt
3 1 (0.86%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.86%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 1 (0.86%) Tivoli
3 1 (0.86%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (0.86%) ARCserve
3 1 (0.86%) Nessus
3 1 (0.86%) BladeLogic
3 1 (0.86%) WSUS
3 1 (0.86%) CA Endevor
3 1 (0.86%) SCCM
3 1 (0.86%) SCOM
3 1 (0.86%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 13 (11.21%) Microsoft
2 12 (10.34%) Oracle
3 6 (5.17%) VMware
4 5 (4.31%) IBM
5 4 (3.45%) HP
5 4 (3.45%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (2.59%) Citrix
6 3 (2.59%) Informatica
6 3 (2.59%) Cisco
7 2 (1.72%) Business Objects
7 2 (1.72%) SAP
7 2 (1.72%) Red Hat
7 2 (1.72%) McAfee
7 2 (1.72%) Facebook
7 2 (1.72%) Twitter
7 2 (1.72%) ION Trading
7 2 (1.72%) InterSystems
8 1 (0.86%) Perforce
8 1 (0.86%) Telerik
8 1 (0.86%) Altiris
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