The table below looks at the statistics for VCP4 in IT contracts advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VCP4 over the 3 months to 24 July 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.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware Certified Professional 4 (VCP4)
Rank 52 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing VCP4 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 0.29% - -
As % of the Qualifications category 1.72% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £320 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £381 £450
% change year-on-year
-16.06% -15.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
VCP4
Oxfordshire

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

Qualifications Category
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
58 48 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 16.91% 13.83% 19.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 36 17
Median daily rate £320 £330 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £200 £246
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 6
Median hourly rate £27.50 - £17.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £24.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+35.41% +33.33%

VCP4
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 24 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing VCP4 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 Oxford region with a requirement for VCP4.

1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) EMC
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server

VCP4
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford 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 (100.00%) MS Exchange
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) EMC
1 1 (100.00%) VMware