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 1 August 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Rank 49 37 49
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +12
Contract jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 1 14 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.21% 2.85% 0.74%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.45% 8.86% 4.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 14 0
Average daily rate
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£338 £363 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.89% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 - -
Qualifications Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
69 158 92
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 14.32% 32.18% 17.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 102 38
Average daily rate £331 £370 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.47% +12.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £232 £225 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £428 £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 17 21
Average hourly rate £17.00 £15.00 £16.80
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -10.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.06 £11.49 £8.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £66.00 £20.25 £20.06
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £21.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-9.52% -4.54%
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 1 August 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford -13 1 £338 -3.57%
Banbury - - - -
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
South East

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

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) CCNA
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) MCITP
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (33.33%) CCENT
3 1 (33.33%) iSCSI
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (33.33%) vSphere
3 1 (33.33%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (33.33%) vCloud
3 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Management
3 1 (33.33%) MCSE
3 1 (33.33%) MCSA
3 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) Client/Server
3 1 (33.33%) C
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) UNIX
3 1 (33.33%) Dell

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

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
1 1 (33.33%) iSCSI
1 1 (33.33%) Fibre Channel
1 1 (33.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Systems Administrator
1 2 (66.67%) Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) VMWare Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 1 (33.33%) UNIX
2 1 (33.33%) AIX
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (33.33%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Management
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (66.67%) CCNA
1 2 (66.67%) MCITP
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) CCENT
2 1 (33.33%) MCSE
2 1 (33.33%) MCSA
2 1 (33.33%) CCA
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (33.33%) CCNP
2 1 (33.33%) A+ Certification
2 1 (33.33%) Network+ Certification
2 1 (33.33%) ACSA
2 1 (33.33%) MCTS
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) vSphere
2 1 (33.33%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (33.33%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Dell
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
2 1 (33.33%) Apple
2 1 (33.33%) Symantec