The table below looks at the statistics for VMware Certified Professional (VCP) in IT contracts advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware Certified Professional (VCP) over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Rank 45 29 32
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +3
Contract jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 2 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 0.56% 0.45% 0.49%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.92% 2.56% 2.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 1
Average daily rate
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£190 £338 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-43.70% -0.73%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £349 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.44% +7.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £23.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-10.63% -9.61%
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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 Oxford region.

Qualifications Category
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
51 39 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 14.25% 17.49% 22.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 24 21
Average daily rate £330 £325 £359
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.53% -9.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £240 £269
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £475 £490
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 3
Average hourly rate - £17.00 £17.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

VMware Certified Professional (VCP) Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

VMware Certified Professional (VCP) Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

VMware Certified Professional (VCP) Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford region citing VMware 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 VMware Certified Professional (VCP).

1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
1 2 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) Backup Exec
1 2 (100.00%) HP Data Protector
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) Veeam
1 2 (100.00%) vSphere
1 2 (100.00%) 3PAR
1 2 (100.00%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (100.00%) Office 365

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford region citing VMware 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 VMware Certified Professional (VCP). Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Systems Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Systems Support
1 2 (100.00%) Support Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Systems Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) vSphere
1 2 (100.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) Backup Exec
1 2 (100.00%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) Veeam
1 2 (100.00%) 3PAR