The table below looks at the statistics for VCP4 in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VCP4 over the 3 months to 3 March 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
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Certified Professional 4 (VCP4)
Rank 34 92 82
Rank change year-on-year
+58 -10
Contract jobs citing VCP4 71 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 4.53% 0.067% 0.079%
As % of the Qualifications category 21.78% 0.39% 0.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 0 1
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£420 - £325
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 £21.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 - -
VCP4
England

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

Qualifications Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
326 256 226
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 20.79% 17.25% 17.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 193 123 108
Average daily rate £375 £335 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.94% +3.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £222 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £475 £407
UK excluding London average daily rate £384 £351 £330
% change year-on-year
+9.39% +6.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 23 30
Average hourly rate £17.50 £16.16 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.29% -19.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.17 £13.00 £11.52
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.20 £29.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -33.96%

VCP4
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

VCP4 Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

VCP4
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

VCP4 Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

VCP4
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VCP4 across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 3 March 2015.

VCP4 Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

VCP4
Hourly Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VCP4 across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 3 March 2015.

VCP4 Hourly Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

VCP4
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VCP4 within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 3 March 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicestershire +27 18 £388 - 76
Northamptonshire - 17 £425 - 54
Derbyshire - 15 £413 - 44
Nottinghamshire - 14 £388 - 117
Lincolnshire - 3 £450 - 38
VCP4
England

VCP4
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 19 (26.76%) Microsoft
2 17 (23.94%) Windows
3 16 (22.54%) Finance
4 12 (16.90%) SQL
4 12 (16.90%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (15.49%) SQL Server
5 11 (15.49%) Project Management
6 10 (14.08%) Java
7 9 (12.68%) C#
7 9 (12.68%) UNIX
8 8 (11.27%) Windows XP
8 8 (11.27%) MS Excel
8 8 (11.27%) Migration
9 7 (9.86%) JavaScript
9 7 (9.86%) .NET
9 7 (9.86%) Oracle
9 7 (9.86%) CSS
9 7 (9.86%) Active Directory
10 6 (8.45%) Red Hat
10 6 (8.45%) Middleware
10 6 (8.45%) Linux
10 6 (8.45%) Business Intelligence
10 6 (8.45%) Banking
10 6 (8.45%) Security Cleared
10 6 (8.45%) Analytical Skills
11 5 (7.04%) SCCM
11 5 (7.04%) Windows 7
11 5 (7.04%) TDD
11 5 (7.04%) Stakeholder Management
11 5 (7.04%) Scrum

VCP4
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 5 (7.04%) MS Exchange
2 4 (5.63%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (2.82%) Moodle
4 1 (1.41%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.41%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.41%) CMS
4 1 (1.41%) JBoss
4 1 (1.41%) Apache
4 1 (1.41%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.41%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.41%) Node.js
Applications
1 8 (11.27%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.23%) MS Office
3 2 (2.82%) MS Project
4 1 (1.41%) Photoshop
4 1 (1.41%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (2.82%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.41%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (1.41%) Agresso
2 1 (1.41%) SAP MM
2 1 (1.41%) SAP WM
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.04%) DNS
2 4 (5.63%) DMZ
3 3 (4.23%) SSL
4 2 (2.82%) SAN
4 2 (2.82%) Ethernet
4 2 (2.82%) TCP/IP
4 2 (2.82%) ATM
4 2 (2.82%) GSM
4 2 (2.82%) SDH
4 2 (2.82%) UMTS
4 2 (2.82%) RNC
4 2 (2.82%) Radio Access Network
5 1 (1.41%) VLAN
5 1 (1.41%) Firewall
5 1 (1.41%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (15.49%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (5.63%) MySQL
3 3 (4.23%) Oracle Database
3 3 (4.23%) Relational Database
3 3 (4.23%) MS Access
4 2 (2.82%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (2.82%) RDBMS
4 2 (2.82%) QlikView
5 1 (1.41%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 1 (1.41%) DB2 UDB
5 1 (1.41%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (1.41%) SAP BI
5 1 (1.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.41%) OLTP
5 1 (1.41%) DB2
5 1 (1.41%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 1 (1.41%) Ant
1 1 (1.41%) JUnit
1 1 (1.41%) Eclipse
1 1 (1.41%) Subversion
1 1 (1.41%) Checkstyle
1 1 (1.41%) Selenium
1 1 (1.41%) QUnit
1 1 (1.41%) Jenkins
1 1 (1.41%) Grunt
1 1 (1.41%) Yeoman
1 1 (1.41%) Bower
General
1 16 (22.54%) Finance
2 6 (8.45%) Banking
3 5 (7.04%) Manufacturing
4 3 (4.23%) Telecoms
4 3 (4.23%) Marketing
5 2 (2.82%) Retail
6 1 (1.41%) Billing
6 1 (1.41%) Publishing
6 1 (1.41%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.41%) Aerospace
6 1 (1.41%) Legal
Job Titles
1 13 (18.31%) Analyst
2 12 (16.90%) Developer
3 10 (14.08%) Project Manager
4 5 (7.04%) Consultant
4 5 (7.04%) DBA
4 5 (7.04%) Technical Leader
5 4 (5.63%) .NET Developer
5 4 (5.63%) Architect
5 4 (5.63%) Business Analyst
6 3 (4.23%) Support Analyst
6 3 (4.23%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (4.23%) Data Manager
6 3 (4.23%) Java Developer
7 2 (2.82%) Data Centre Manager
7 2 (2.82%) MySQL DBA
7 2 (2.82%) C# Developer
7 2 (2.82%) MI Analyst
7 2 (2.82%) Business Intelligence Manager
7 2 (2.82%) C# .NET Developer
7 2 (2.82%) Senior Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (9.86%) .NET
1 7 (9.86%) CSS
2 6 (8.45%) Middleware
3 5 (7.04%) HTML
4 4 (5.63%) XML
4 4 (5.63%) ASP.NET
4 4 (5.63%) .NET Framework
5 3 (4.23%) Web Services
5 3 (4.23%) jQuery
5 3 (4.23%) WCF
5 3 (4.23%) WPF
5 3 (4.23%) CSS3
6 2 (2.82%) Ajax
6 2 (2.82%) Sass
6 2 (2.82%) HTML5
6 2 (2.82%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 2 (2.82%) JSON
6 2 (2.82%) CGI
7 1 (1.41%) SAML
7 1 (1.41%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.45%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.82%) Open Source
2 2 (2.82%) Clustering
3 1 (1.41%) Economics
3 1 (1.41%) PKI
3 1 (1.41%) Statistics
3 1 (1.41%) FMCG
3 1 (1.41%) N-Tier
3 1 (1.41%) EPoS
3 1 (1.41%) HACMP
3 1 (1.41%) Blackberry
3 1 (1.41%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.41%) Replication
3 1 (1.41%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.41%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 17 (23.94%) Windows
2 9 (12.68%) UNIX
3 8 (11.27%) Windows XP
4 6 (8.45%) Linux
5 5 (7.04%) Windows 7
6 4 (5.63%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (5.63%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (5.63%) Windows Vista
7 1 (1.41%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.41%) CentOS
7 1 (1.41%) SUSE
7 1 (1.41%) HPUX
7 1 (1.41%) Solaris
7 1 (1.41%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (16.90%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (15.49%) Project Management
3 8 (11.27%) Migration
4 6 (8.45%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (7.04%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (7.04%) Scrum
5 5 (7.04%) TDD
6 4 (5.63%) Programme Management
6 4 (5.63%) Change Management
6 4 (5.63%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (5.63%) Configuration Management
6 4 (5.63%) OO
6 4 (5.63%) ETL
6 4 (5.63%) Requirements Analysis
6 4 (5.63%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (5.63%) Coaching
7 3 (4.23%) Web Application Development
7 3 (4.23%) Waterfall
7 3 (4.23%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (4.23%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 12 (16.90%) SQL
2 10 (14.08%) Java
3 9 (12.68%) C#
4 7 (9.86%) JavaScript
5 4 (5.63%) T-SQL
6 3 (4.23%) VB.NET
7 2 (2.82%) VBA
7 2 (2.82%) PL/SQL
7 2 (2.82%) VB
8 1 (1.41%) VBScript
8 1 (1.41%) C++
8 1 (1.41%) Delphi
8 1 (1.41%) AWK
8 1 (1.41%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 6 (8.45%) Security Cleared
2 4 (5.63%) SC Cleared
3 3 (4.23%) Degree
3 3 (4.23%) PMP
3 3 (4.23%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.41%) OCMJD
4 1 (1.41%) HND
4 1 (1.41%) ISEB
4 1 (1.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (1.41%) Sun Certification
4 1 (1.41%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.82%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (9.86%) Active Directory
2 4 (5.63%) VMware ESX
3 2 (2.82%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.41%) Docker
4 1 (1.41%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (1.41%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (1.41%) VMware Server
4 1 (1.41%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (7.04%) SCCM
2 4 (5.63%) WSUS
3 2 (2.82%) Backup Exec
3 2 (2.82%) SCOM
4 1 (1.41%) HAProxy
4 1 (1.41%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (1.41%) MOM
Vendors
1 19 (26.76%) Microsoft
2 7 (9.86%) Oracle
3 6 (8.45%) Red Hat
4 4 (5.63%) Sophos
4 4 (5.63%) VMware
5 3 (4.23%) SAP
6 2 (2.82%) NetApp
6 2 (2.82%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (2.82%) Citrix
6 2 (2.82%) Ericsson
6 2 (2.82%) Google
6 2 (2.82%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
7 1 (1.41%) hybris
7 1 (1.41%) Axway
7 1 (1.41%) Informatica
7 1 (1.41%) Business Objects
7 1 (1.41%) Adobe
7 1 (1.41%) Sun
7 1 (1.41%) HP
7 1 (1.41%) Dell
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