The table below looks at the statistics for VCAP in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VCAP over the 3 months to 10 February 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.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware Certified Advanced Professional (VCAP, VCAP4)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing VCAP 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England - - -
As % of the Qualifications category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £490 £370
% change year-on-year
-38.77% +32.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
VCAP
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 of England region.

Qualifications Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
468 399 451
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 19.64% 15.59% 18.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 240 198 208
Average daily rate £365 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £180 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £351
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +6.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 65 45 32
Average hourly rate £42.50 £19.50 £18.55
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+117.94% +5.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.77 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £42.00 £38.95
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+90.47% +20.00%

VCAP
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

VCAP Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

VCAP
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

VCAP Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

VCAP
Top 22 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East of England region citing VCAP 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 VCAP.

1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) MCSE
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) CCNA
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) VMware ESX
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 2 (100.00%) MCTS
1 2 (100.00%) MCITP
1 2 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) VCP4
1 2 (100.00%) vSphere
1 2 (100.00%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (100.00%) VCP5
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 2 (100.00%) VCE vBlock

VCAP
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East of England region citing VCAP 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 VCAP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 2 (100.00%) VCE vBlock
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Analysis
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) CCNA
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) MCITP
1 2 (100.00%) MCSE
1 2 (100.00%) MCTS
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) VCP4
1 2 (100.00%) VCP5
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) VMware ESX
1 2 (100.00%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) VMware