The table below looks at the statistics for VCP5 in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VCP5 over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware Certified Professional 5 (VCP5)
England / London
Rank 396 - 406
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing VCP5 1 0 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.005% - 0.047%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.030% - 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Median daily rate - - £325
UK excluding London median daily rate - £353 £400
% change year-on-year
- -11.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £60.00 -

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

Qualifications Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
3294 3958 3632
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 17.00% 18.46% 16.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 2272 2740 2400
Median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £267 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £613 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £383
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +0.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 58 88
Median hourly rate £26.50 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+51.42% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £50.00 £28.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.73 £41.90 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-24.26% +86.22%

VCP5
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

VCP5 Jobs Demand Trend in London

VCP5
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

VCP5 Daily Rate Trend in London

VCP5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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 London region with a requirement for VCP5.

1 5 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Linux
3 3 (60.00%) MCSE
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (60.00%) SAN
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (60.00%) VCAP
3 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (60.00%) VCP6
4 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
4 2 (40.00%) iSCSI
4 2 (40.00%) vSphere
4 2 (40.00%) PowerShell
4 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (40.00%) NAS
4 2 (40.00%) Veeam
4 2 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (40.00%) Advertising
4 2 (40.00%) NetBackup
4 2 (40.00%) VMware ESX
4 2 (40.00%) SCCM
4 2 (40.00%) NetApp
4 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
4 2 (40.00%) EMC
4 2 (40.00%) NFS
5 1 (20.00%) DNS
5 1 (20.00%) Veritas
5 1 (20.00%) Red Hat

VCP5
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (20.00%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) SAN
2 2 (40.00%) iSCSI
2 2 (40.00%) NAS
3 1 (20.00%) DNS
3 1 (20.00%) FCoE
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (40.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Administrator
1 2 (40.00%) Senior VMWare Administrator
1 2 (40.00%) VMWare Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Backup Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) EMC Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Platform Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) SAN Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (20.00%) FlexPod
1 1 (20.00%) Private Cloud
1 1 (20.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Linux
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (20.00%) Data ONTAP
4 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
1 1 (20.00%) Customer Requirements
1 1 (20.00%) ITIL
1 1 (20.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (60.00%) MCSE
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (60.00%) VCAP
2 3 (60.00%) VCP6
3 1 (20.00%) Degree
3 1 (20.00%) MCSA
3 1 (20.00%) RHCE
3 1 (20.00%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) GCP
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (40.00%) NFS
1 2 (40.00%) VMware ESX
1 2 (40.00%) vSphere
2 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (20.00%) vCloud
2 1 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) NetBackup
1 2 (40.00%) SCCM
2 1 (20.00%) Ansible
2 1 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (20.00%) Puppet
2 1 (20.00%) SCOM
2 1 (20.00%) vRealize
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) EMC
3 2 (40.00%) NetApp
3 2 (40.00%) Veeam
4 1 (20.00%) 3PAR
4 1 (20.00%) Brocade
4 1 (20.00%) EqualLogic
4 1 (20.00%) Red Hat
4 1 (20.00%) Veritas