The table below looks at the statistics for VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP) in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP) over the 3 months to 25 November 2014 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
25 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
Rank 589 550 -
Rank change year-on-year
-39 -
Contract jobs citing VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP) 3 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.006% 0.002% -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.028% 0.012% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Average daily rate
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£450 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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 England region.

Qualifications Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
10717 8126 8515
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 20.60% 17.14% 17.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 6116 4644 4498
Average daily rate £394 £375 £383
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -2.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £530 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 473 346 548
Average hourly rate £18.50 £18.53 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.13% -17.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.50 £12.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.25 £18.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+6.94% -20.00%

VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP) across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP) Jobs Demand Trend in England

VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP) across the England region.

VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP) Daily Rate Trend in England

VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP) across the England region.

VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP) Hourly Rate Trend in England

VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
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 VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP) within the England region over the 3 months to 25 November 2014. 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
London +3 3 £450 -
Yorkshire - - - -
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VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP) 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 VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP).

1 4 (100.00%) ITIL
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) DHCP
1 4 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 4 (100.00%) DNS
1 4 (100.00%) MCSE
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) HP
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (100.00%) Veritas
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
1 4 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 4 (100.00%) MCITP
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (75.00%) Fat Client
2 3 (75.00%) SCCM
2 3 (75.00%) SCOM
2 3 (75.00%) HP SIM
2 3 (75.00%) Lync
2 3 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (75.00%) Change Control
2 3 (75.00%) VCP5
2 3 (75.00%) NetScaler
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 3 (75.00%) Degree

VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP) 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 VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP). Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (75.00%) Lync
1 3 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 3 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 3 (75.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (25.00%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) DHCP
1 4 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 4 (100.00%) DNS
2 3 (75.00%) NetScaler
3 1 (25.00%) NAS
3 1 (25.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
2 3 (75.00%) Financial Institution
3 1 (25.00%) Retail
3 1 (25.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Wintel Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Citrix Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Exchange Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Architect
3 1 (25.00%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Fat Client
1 3 (75.00%) Thin Client
2 1 (25.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) ITIL
2 3 (75.00%) Change Control
3 1 (25.00%) Load Balancing
3 1 (25.00%) Project Planning
3 1 (25.00%) Validation
3 1 (25.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) MCSE
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 4 (100.00%) MCITP
2 3 (75.00%) VCP5
2 3 (75.00%) Degree
2 3 (75.00%) CCA
2 3 (75.00%) Citrix Certification
2 3 (75.00%) CCEA
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 3 (75.00%) XenApp
2 3 (75.00%) XenServer
3 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (25.00%) Terminal Services
3 1 (25.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 3 (75.00%) SCCM
1 3 (75.00%) SCOM
1 3 (75.00%) HP SIM
2 1 (25.00%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) HP
1 4 (100.00%) Veritas
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) Altiris
2 3 (75.00%) AppSense
2 3 (75.00%) Sophos
2 3 (75.00%) Citrix
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle
3 1 (25.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (25.00%) Juniper