The first table below looks at the demand for VCP4 in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VCP4 over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the London region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Certified Professional 4 (VCP4)
Rank - 374 405
Contract jobs citing VCP4 0 5 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London - 0.023% 0.064%
As % of the Qualifications category - 0.15% 0.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 9
Average daily rate - £313 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -34.21%
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £350 -
% change year-on-year
+17.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £17.50 -
Qualifications Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
4075 3377 3939
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 16.46% 15.36% 14.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 2713 2033 2316
Average daily rate £413 £404 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.16% -5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £221 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £355
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -4.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 117 112 115
Average hourly rate £22.00 £25.50 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.72% +21.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £13.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £135.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £25.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-28.00% -
VCP4
England

VCP4
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

VCP4 Jobs Demand Trend in London

VCP4
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

VCP4 Daily Rate Trend in London

VCP4
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing VCP4 across the London region.

VCP4 Hourly Rate Trend in London