The table below looks at the statistics for VCP5 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 VCP5 over the 3 months to 27 September 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware Certified Professional 5 (VCP5)
Rank 128 133 153
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +20
Contract jobs citing VCP5 1 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.040% 0.036% 0.033%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.19% 0.20% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Median daily rate £500 - £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £371 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
-1.13% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £37.96 -
VCP5
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
519 502 542
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 20.90% 17.84% 17.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 305 236 258
Median daily rate £325 £360 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.72% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £200 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £502
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £388 £365
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +6.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 53 40
Median hourly rate £20.00 £23.75 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.78% +18.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.20 £12.00 £13.62
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £42.50 £37.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £23.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+17.89% +18.75%

VCP5
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East of England region citing VCP5 as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Qualifications category.

VCP5 Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

VCP5
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 VCP5 across the East of England region.

VCP5 Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

VCP5
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing VCP5 across the East of England region.

VCP5 Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

VCP5
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VCP5 within the East of England region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Essex - 1 £500 -
VCP5
England

VCP5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 East of England region with a requirement for VCP5.

1 5 (100.00%) VMware
1 5 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 4 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (60.00%) NetBackup
3 3 (60.00%) SCCM
3 3 (60.00%) Windows
4 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
4 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
4 2 (40.00%) NFS
4 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
4 2 (40.00%) SCOM
4 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (40.00%) Veeam
5 1 (20.00%) SQL
5 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (20.00%) Server Building
5 1 (20.00%) VCP6
5 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
5 1 (20.00%) vSphere
5 1 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (20.00%) WSUS
5 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
5 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
5 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
5 1 (20.00%) Finance
5 1 (20.00%) Migration
5 1 (20.00%) Dell

VCP5
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Consultant
1 2 (40.00%) VMware Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Applications Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) SCCM Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Server Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) VMWare Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Wintel Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Wintel Server Engineer
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Migration
1 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (20.00%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (20.00%) MCSA
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) VCP6
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (40.00%) NFS
3 1 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (20.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) NetBackup
1 3 (60.00%) SCCM
2 2 (40.00%) SCOM
3 1 (20.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (40.00%) Veeam
3 1 (20.00%) Dell
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft