The table below looks at the statistics for VCP5 in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VCP5 over the 3 months to 14 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware Certified Professional 5 (VCP5)
Rank 585 569 558
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -11
Contract jobs citing VCP5 6 13 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.013% 0.028% 0.016%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.060% 0.14% 0.080%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 3
Average daily rate £353 £338 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.44% +12.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £353 £400 £300
% change year-on-year
-11.87% +33.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £60.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £60.00 - -
VCP5
UK

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

Qualifications Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
9995 9420 8751
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 21.14% 20.23% 19.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 6245 5517 4799
Average daily rate £405 £400 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.25% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £238 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £355
% change year-on-year
+2.53% +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 421 441 399
Average hourly rate £35.00 £21.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+66.66% +5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.50 £12.54
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.00 £48.10 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £22.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+77.77% +28.57%

VCP5
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing VCP5 across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

VCP5 Jobs Demand Trend in England

VCP5
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing VCP5 across the England region.

VCP5 Daily Rate Trend in England

VCP5
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

VCP5 Hourly Rate Trend in England

VCP5
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VCP5 within the England region over the 3 months to 14 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
South East - 3 £353 - 2
East of England - 3 - -
VCP5
UK

VCP5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing VCP5 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 VCP5.

1 22 (100.00%) VMware
1 22 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 18 (81.82%) Windows
3 17 (77.27%) VMware Infrastructure
4 15 (68.18%) Windows Server
5 12 (54.55%) Windows Server 2008
6 11 (50.00%) vSphere
6 11 (50.00%) Data Centre
7 10 (45.45%) Windows Server 2012
8 9 (40.91%) MCSE
8 9 (40.91%) Cisco
8 9 (40.91%) Microsoft
8 9 (40.91%) Active Directory
8 9 (40.91%) VMware ESX
8 9 (40.91%) Microsoft Certification
9 8 (36.36%) Windows Server 2003
10 7 (31.82%) Finance
10 7 (31.82%) Citrix
10 7 (31.82%) Unix
10 7 (31.82%) ITIL
10 7 (31.82%) XenApp
11 6 (27.27%) MCSA
11 6 (27.27%) NetApp
12 5 (22.73%) Migration
12 5 (22.73%) Dell
12 5 (22.73%) SQL Server
12 5 (22.73%) Linux
12 5 (22.73%) MS Exchange
12 5 (22.73%) VCP4
12 5 (22.73%) Exchange Server 2010

VCP5
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing VCP5 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 VCP5. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (22.73%) Exchange Server 2010
1 5 (22.73%) MS Exchange
2 4 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2003
2 4 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (4.55%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (9.09%) MS Excel
1 2 (9.09%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (9.09%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (4.55%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.64%) DHCP
1 3 (13.64%) DNS
1 3 (13.64%) WAN
2 2 (9.09%) NetScaler
2 2 (9.09%) SAN
3 1 (4.55%) LDAP
3 1 (4.55%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (22.73%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 7 (31.82%) Finance
2 2 (9.09%) Electronics
2 2 (9.09%) Manufacturing
2 2 (9.09%) Marketing
2 2 (9.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (31.82%) VMware Engineer
2 5 (22.73%) Architect
3 4 (18.18%) Cisco Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Active Directory Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Implementation Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) VMware Architect
5 2 (9.09%) Citrix Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Consultant
5 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Architect
5 2 (9.09%) Support Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Support Team Leader
5 2 (9.09%) Team Leader
5 2 (9.09%) Virtualisation Architect
5 2 (9.09%) VMware Support Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Windows Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Designer
6 1 (4.55%) Senior VMware Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Server Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 11 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (9.09%) Clustering
2 2 (9.09%) Enterprise Storage
2 2 (9.09%) VCE vBlock
3 1 (4.55%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 18 (81.82%) Windows
2 15 (68.18%) Windows Server
3 12 (54.55%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (45.45%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (36.36%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (31.82%) Unix
7 5 (22.73%) Linux
8 2 (9.09%) AIX
8 2 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (4.55%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (31.82%) ITIL
2 5 (22.73%) Migration
3 4 (18.18%) Mentoring
4 3 (13.64%) Data Migration
4 3 (13.64%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (13.64%) Functional Testing
5 2 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (9.09%) Change Management
5 2 (9.09%) Coaching
5 2 (9.09%) Digital Marketing
5 2 (9.09%) ITIL V3
5 2 (9.09%) Performance Analysis
5 2 (9.09%) Programme Management
5 2 (9.09%) Project Management
5 2 (9.09%) Risk Analysis
5 2 (9.09%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (9.09%) Server Building
5 2 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Transformation
6 1 (4.55%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 9 (40.91%) MCSE
2 9 (40.91%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (27.27%) MCSA
4 5 (22.73%) VCP4
5 4 (18.18%) CCNA
5 4 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (18.18%) MCP
5 4 (18.18%) Security Cleared
6 3 (13.64%) BPSS Clearance
6 3 (13.64%) VCAP
6 3 (13.64%) VCP6
7 2 (9.09%) CCA
7 2 (9.09%) CCNP
7 2 (9.09%) Citrix Certification
7 2 (9.09%) DV Cleared
7 2 (9.09%) MCITP
7 2 (9.09%) MCTS
7 2 (9.09%) SC Cleared
7 2 (9.09%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (77.27%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (50.00%) vSphere
3 9 (40.91%) Active Directory
3 9 (40.91%) VMware ESX
4 7 (31.82%) XenApp
5 3 (13.64%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (13.64%) XenDesktop
6 2 (9.09%) Forefront TMG
6 2 (9.09%) ISA Server
7 1 (4.55%) DFS Replication
7 1 (4.55%) Hyper-V
7 1 (4.55%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (4.55%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 2 (9.09%) Backup Exec
1 2 (9.09%) HP Data Protector
1 2 (9.09%) ServiceCenter
1 2 (9.09%) Tivoli
1 2 (9.09%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 2 (9.09%) vRealize
1 2 (9.09%) WSUS
2 1 (4.55%) SCCM
2 1 (4.55%) SCOM
2 1 (4.55%) ThinApp
Vendors
1 22 (100.00%) VMware
2 9 (40.91%) Cisco
2 9 (40.91%) Microsoft
3 7 (31.82%) Citrix
4 6 (27.27%) NetApp
5 5 (22.73%) Dell
6 4 (18.18%) Intel
7 3 (13.64%) HP
8 2 (9.09%) EMC
8 2 (9.09%) IBM
8 2 (9.09%) Oracle
8 2 (9.09%) Red Hat
8 2 (9.09%) SAP
8 2 (9.09%) ServiceNow
8 2 (9.09%) Symantec
8 2 (9.09%) Veeam
8 2 (9.09%) Veritas
9 1 (4.55%) 3PAR
9 1 (4.55%) AppSense
9 1 (4.55%) Intel Security
Reading, Berkshire
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Rate: £420 per day
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