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 10 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware Certified Professional 5 (VCP5)
Rank - 404 -
Contract jobs citing VCP5 0 11 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London - 0.052% -
As % of the Qualifications category - 0.30% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 0
Average daily rate - £394 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £353 £400 £280
% change year-on-year
-11.87% +42.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £60.00 - -
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 London region.

Qualifications Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
3859 3615 3777
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 18.22% 17.05% 17.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 2624 2418 2362
Average daily rate £450 £425 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £247
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £560 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £351
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +6.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 80 78
Average hourly rate £22.00 £17.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.71% -22.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.57 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £28.75 £41.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+90.47% +20.00%

VCP5
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing VCP5 across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 5 (100.00%) VMware
1 5 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 4 (80.00%) Windows
3 3 (60.00%) Finance
3 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (60.00%) VCP4
3 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (60.00%) Windows Server
4 2 (40.00%) vSphere
4 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (40.00%) Unix
4 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (40.00%) SQL
5 1 (20.00%) IIS
5 1 (20.00%) ITIL
5 1 (20.00%) MCP
5 1 (20.00%) Replication
5 1 (20.00%) DHCP
5 1 (20.00%) DNS
5 1 (20.00%) Cisco
5 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
5 1 (20.00%) HP
5 1 (20.00%) Citrix
5 1 (20.00%) CCA
5 1 (20.00%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (20.00%) SAN
5 1 (20.00%) VMware ESX
5 1 (20.00%) Degree

VCP5
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 1 (20.00%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) DHCP
1 1 (20.00%) DNS
1 1 (20.00%) NetScaler
1 1 (20.00%) SAN
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Architect
1 3 (60.00%) VMware Architect
2 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Storage Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Virtualisation Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (40.00%) Unix
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (60.00%) VCP4
3 1 (20.00%) CCA
3 1 (20.00%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (20.00%) Degree
3 1 (20.00%) HP ASE
3 1 (20.00%) HP MASE
3 1 (20.00%) MCP
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (40.00%) vSphere
2 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (20.00%) DFS Replication
2 1 (20.00%) VMware ESX
2 1 (20.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) SCCM
1 1 (20.00%) vRealize
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (20.00%) 3PAR
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco
2 1 (20.00%) Citrix
2 1 (20.00%) HP
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Veeam