The first table below looks at the demand for VMware Certified Professional (VCP) in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire 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 23 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 Oxfordshire 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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Rank 48 27 -
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -
Contract jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 2 21 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.38% 4.56% -
As % of the Qualifications category 2.82% 15.91% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 18 0
Average daily rate - £295 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £295 £314
% change year-on-year
+18.64% -5.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.25 £28.50 -
% change year-on-year
+20.17% -
Qualifications Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
71 132 107
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 13.60% 28.63% 16.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 74 34
Average daily rate £350 £325 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £265 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £353
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -2.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 17 24
Average hourly rate £14.25 £15.00 £24.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% -39.39%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £10.40 £16.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £72.50 £21.50 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £23.25 £24.75
% change year-on-year
-13.97% -6.06%
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
South East

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

VMware Certified Professional (VCP) Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

VMware Certified Professional (VCP) Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

VMware Certified Professional (VCP) Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 23 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Vacancies
Henley-on-Thames - - - -
Oxford - - - -
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
South East

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco
2 3 (75.00%) Citrix Certification
2 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (75.00%) Citrix
3 2 (50.00%) NCDA
3 2 (50.00%) NCIE
3 2 (50.00%) MCITP
3 2 (50.00%) CCEE
3 2 (50.00%) CCIA
3 2 (50.00%) FlexPod
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (50.00%) CCNA
3 2 (50.00%) Windows
3 2 (50.00%) NetApp
4 1 (25.00%) Network+ Certification
4 1 (25.00%) Apple
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (25.00%) Symantec
4 1 (25.00%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (25.00%) Project Management
4 1 (25.00%) Backup Exec
4 1 (25.00%) ACSA
4 1 (25.00%) MCTS
4 1 (25.00%) AIX
4 1 (25.00%) Linux
4 1 (25.00%) MCSE
4 1 (25.00%) MCSA
4 1 (25.00%) MS Excel

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

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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.

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Sales Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (25.00%) Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Pre Sales Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Pre Sales Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Data Centre Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Cloud Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Data Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) FlexPod
2 1 (25.00%) Client/Server
2 1 (25.00%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (25.00%) AIX
2 1 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) UNIX
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Project Management
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) Citrix Certification
2 2 (50.00%) NCDA
2 2 (50.00%) NCIE
2 2 (50.00%) MCITP
2 2 (50.00%) CCEE
2 2 (50.00%) CCIA
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (50.00%) CCNA
3 1 (25.00%) Network+ Certification
3 1 (25.00%) ACSA
3 1 (25.00%) MCTS
3 1 (25.00%) MCSE
3 1 (25.00%) MCSA
3 1 (25.00%) CCNP
3 1 (25.00%) A+ Certification
3 1 (25.00%) CCENT
3 1 (25.00%) VCAP
3 1 (25.00%) CCA
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) XenApp
2 1 (25.00%) XenServer
2 1 (25.00%) XenDesktop
2 1 (25.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (25.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco
2 3 (75.00%) Citrix
3 2 (50.00%) NetApp
4 1 (25.00%) Apple
4 1 (25.00%) Symantec
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft