The table below looks at the statistics for VCP4 in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VCP4 over the 3 months to 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Certified Professional 4 (VCP4)
Rank 83 236 -
Rank change year-on-year
+153 -
Contract jobs citing VCP4 231 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 2.36% 0.023% -
As % of the Qualifications category 8.31% 0.088% -
Number of daily rates quoted 136 1 0
Average daily rate
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£400 £375 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 0 0
Average hourly rate £20.38 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 - -
VCP4
England

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

Qualifications Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
2781 2265 1724
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 28.37% 25.58% 22.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 1408 1087 786
Average daily rate £375 £356 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.33% +3.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £218 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £493 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £353 £333
% change year-on-year
+9.14% +6.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 116 126 112
Average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £26.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.75 £13.00 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.75 £55.00 £51.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £26.75
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -34.57%

VCP4
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing VCP4 across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

VCP4 Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

VCP4
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing VCP4 across the South East region.

VCP4 Daily Rate Trend in the South East

VCP4
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VCP4 across the South East region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

VCP4 Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

VCP4
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing VCP4 across the South East region.

VCP4 Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

VCP4
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VCP4 across the South East region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

VCP4 Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

VCP4
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VCP4 within the South East region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Berkshire - 74 £375 - 281
Hampshire +37 52 £396 - 257
Surrey +30 31 £400 +6.66% 259
Oxfordshire - 24 £425 - 125
Buckinghamshire - 22 £375 - 112
West Sussex - 16 £425 - 57
Kent - 4 £320 - 76
Middlesex - 4 £378 - 17
East Sussex - 3 - - 51
M4 Corridor - 2 £310 -
Home Counties - - - -
Isle of Wight - - - - 4
VCP4
England

VCP4
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing VCP4 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 VCP4.

1 50 (21.65%) Windows
2 48 (20.78%) Microsoft
2 48 (20.78%) Security Cleared
3 39 (16.88%) SC Cleared
4 38 (16.45%) Agile Software Development
5 35 (15.15%) Finance
6 32 (13.85%) ITIL
7 31 (13.42%) SQL
7 31 (13.42%) .NET
7 31 (13.42%) Telecoms
8 30 (12.99%) C#
9 28 (12.12%) MS Excel
10 26 (11.26%) Project Management
10 26 (11.26%) Migration
11 25 (10.82%) Active Directory
12 22 (9.52%) Oracle
13 19 (8.23%) Service Management
14 18 (7.79%) HTML
14 18 (7.79%) Linux
15 17 (7.36%) JavaScript
15 17 (7.36%) C
15 17 (7.36%) ASP.NET
15 17 (7.36%) HP
15 17 (7.36%) Firewall
15 17 (7.36%) Degree
15 17 (7.36%) PowerShell
15 17 (7.36%) Windows Server 2008
16 16 (6.93%) Service Delivery
16 16 (6.93%) Change Management
16 16 (6.93%) Cisco

VCP4
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing VCP4 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 VCP4. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 12 (5.19%) SharePoint
2 11 (4.76%) IIS
3 10 (4.33%) MS Exchange
4 6 (2.60%) Lync
5 5 (2.16%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (2.16%) Exchange Server 2013
5 5 (2.16%) IBM Notes
6 4 (1.73%) CMS
6 4 (1.73%) SharePoint 2013
7 3 (1.30%) Orchard CMS
7 3 (1.30%) Exchange Server 2003
7 3 (1.30%) Confluence
7 3 (1.30%) SharePoint 2010
7 3 (1.30%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (0.87%) Apache
8 2 (0.87%) Office Communications Server
8 2 (0.87%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.43%) Apache Pig
9 1 (0.43%) Node.js
9 1 (0.43%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 28 (12.12%) MS Excel
2 16 (6.93%) MS Office
3 13 (5.63%) MS Project
4 11 (4.76%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (1.73%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.43%) AutoCAD
6 1 (0.43%) InfoPath
6 1 (0.43%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.43%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 7 (3.03%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (2.60%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (0.87%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.43%) HFM
4 1 (0.43%) Agresso
4 1 (0.43%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.43%) Changepoint
4 1 (0.43%) SAP SRM
4 1 (0.43%) Remedy AR System
4 1 (0.43%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.43%) Oracle BRM
4 1 (0.43%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (0.43%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.43%) Oracle iProcurement
4 1 (0.43%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (0.43%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 9 (3.90%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (1.73%) Office 365
3 3 (1.30%) SaaS
4 2 (0.87%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.43%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.43%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 17 (7.36%) Firewall
2 16 (6.93%) LAN
2 16 (6.93%) WAN
3 11 (4.76%) 3G
4 10 (4.33%) TCP/IP
5 9 (3.90%) LTE
6 8 (3.46%) 4G
7 7 (3.03%) GSM
8 6 (2.60%) DNS
8 6 (2.60%) Radio Access Network
9 5 (2.16%) SSL
9 5 (2.16%) UMTS
9 5 (2.16%) SMTP
9 5 (2.16%) Network Security
9 5 (2.16%) Wireless
9 5 (2.16%) 2G
9 5 (2.16%) MPLS
10 4 (1.73%) Wi-Fi
10 4 (1.73%) BIG-IP
10 4 (1.73%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (5.63%) SQL Server
2 6 (2.60%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (2.16%) Big Data
3 5 (2.16%) Oracle Database
4 4 (1.73%) NoSQL
4 4 (1.73%) MongoDB
4 4 (1.73%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (1.30%) MySQL
5 3 (1.30%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (1.30%) QlikView
5 3 (1.30%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (0.87%) Hadoop
6 2 (0.87%) Oracle ODI
6 2 (0.87%) TKPROF
6 2 (0.87%) Data Mart
6 2 (0.87%) BusinessObjects XI
6 2 (0.87%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 2 (0.87%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.43%) Base SAS
7 1 (0.43%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 8 (3.46%) JIRA
2 7 (3.03%) Subversion
2 7 (3.03%) Visual Studio
3 6 (2.60%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (2.16%) Git (software)
5 4 (1.73%) Eclipse
5 4 (1.73%) MSI
6 3 (1.30%) Selenium
6 3 (1.30%) ClearCase
6 3 (1.30%) SoapUI
7 2 (0.87%) MSBuild
7 2 (0.87%) Jenkins
7 2 (0.87%) Mercurial
7 2 (0.87%) WebDriver
7 2 (0.87%) NUnit
7 2 (0.87%) TeamCity
7 2 (0.87%) ClearQuest
7 2 (0.87%) JUnit
7 2 (0.87%) Gerrit
8 1 (0.43%) Ant
General
1 35 (15.15%) Finance
2 31 (13.42%) Telecoms
3 6 (2.60%) Publishing
3 6 (2.60%) Marketing
4 5 (2.16%) Billing
4 5 (2.16%) Games
5 4 (1.73%) Banking
5 4 (1.73%) Retail
6 3 (1.30%) Multimedia
6 3 (1.30%) Aerospace
6 3 (1.30%) Legal
7 2 (0.87%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.87%) Military
7 2 (0.87%) Back Office
7 2 (0.87%) Electronics
8 1 (0.43%) General Ledger
8 1 (0.43%) German Language
8 1 (0.43%) Japanese Language
8 1 (0.43%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 44 (19.05%) Developer
2 31 (13.42%) Analyst
3 16 (6.93%) Project Manager
4 15 (6.49%) Network Engineer
5 13 (5.63%) Consultant
5 13 (5.63%) Architect
6 12 (5.19%) Support Engineer
7 11 (4.76%) .NET Developer
8 8 (3.46%) Business Analyst
9 7 (3.03%) Senior Manager
9 7 (3.03%) Software Engineer
9 7 (3.03%) Web Developer
9 7 (3.03%) Senior Project Manager
9 7 (3.03%) Service Analyst
9 7 (3.03%) Service Desk Analyst
10 6 (2.60%) C# Developer
10 6 (2.60%) Design Engineer
10 6 (2.60%) C# .NET Developer
11 5 (2.16%) Service Manager
11 5 (2.16%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (13.42%) .NET
2 18 (7.79%) HTML
3 17 (7.36%) ASP.NET
4 12 (5.19%) WCF
5 11 (4.76%) CSS
5 11 (4.76%) ASP.NET MVC
6 9 (3.90%) jQuery
6 9 (3.90%) WPF
6 9 (3.90%) Web Services
6 9 (3.90%) .NET Framework
7 6 (2.60%) XML
7 6 (2.60%) Application Packaging
7 6 (2.60%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 6 (2.60%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 5 (2.16%) AngularJS
9 4 (1.73%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 4 (1.73%) ASP.NET Web API
9 4 (1.73%) Middleware
10 3 (1.30%) SOAP
10 3 (1.30%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 13 (5.63%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (3.90%) Management Information System
3 8 (3.46%) Computer Science
4 6 (2.60%) Replication
5 5 (2.16%) PMI
5 5 (2.16%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (1.73%) User Experience
7 3 (1.30%) Open Source
7 3 (1.30%) GIS
7 3 (1.30%) Device Driver
8 2 (0.87%) Cryptography
8 2 (0.87%) NHS
8 2 (0.87%) Video Conferencing
8 2 (0.87%) Social Media
8 2 (0.87%) Data Structures
8 2 (0.87%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.43%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.43%) Embedded Systems
9 1 (0.43%) Reference Data
9 1 (0.43%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 50 (21.65%) Windows
2 18 (7.79%) Linux
3 17 (7.36%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (5.19%) Windows 7
4 12 (5.19%) Windows Server 2003
5 11 (4.76%) UNIX
6 8 (3.46%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (2.60%) Android
8 4 (1.73%) Windows 8
9 3 (1.30%) Windows XP
9 3 (1.30%) Windows 2000
10 2 (0.87%) Windows NT
10 2 (0.87%) AIX
10 2 (0.87%) SUSE
10 2 (0.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (0.87%) Apple iOS
10 2 (0.87%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.43%) Embedded Linux
11 1 (0.43%) Windows 2000 Server
11 1 (0.43%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (16.45%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (13.85%) ITIL
3 26 (11.26%) Project Management
3 26 (11.26%) Migration
4 19 (8.23%) Service Management
5 16 (6.93%) Service Delivery
5 16 (6.93%) Change Management
6 15 (6.49%) PRINCE2
7 14 (6.06%) Stakeholder Management
8 13 (5.63%) MVC
8 13 (5.63%) CRM
9 11 (4.76%) Scrum
10 10 (4.33%) Software Engineering
10 10 (4.33%) Incident Management
11 9 (3.90%) TDD
11 9 (3.90%) Data Analysis
12 8 (3.46%) Validation
13 7 (3.03%) Risk Management
13 7 (3.03%) Waterfall
14 6 (2.60%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 31 (13.42%) SQL
2 30 (12.99%) C#
3 17 (7.36%) C
3 17 (7.36%) JavaScript
3 17 (7.36%) PowerShell
4 12 (5.19%) Java
5 7 (3.03%) C++
6 6 (2.60%) VBScript
6 6 (2.60%) VB
6 6 (2.60%) Python
7 5 (2.16%) Perl
8 3 (1.30%) Embedded C
8 3 (1.30%) T-SQL
9 2 (0.87%) VB6
9 2 (0.87%) VB.NET
9 2 (0.87%) PHP
9 2 (0.87%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.43%) VBA
10 1 (0.43%) Embedded C++
10 1 (0.43%) XAML
Qualifications
1 48 (20.78%) Security Cleared
2 39 (16.88%) SC Cleared
3 17 (7.36%) Degree
4 15 (6.49%) Cisco Certification
5 12 (5.19%) DV Cleared
6 11 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
7 10 (4.33%) CCNA
8 9 (3.90%) CCNP
9 8 (3.46%) PMP
9 8 (3.46%) PMI Certification
10 6 (2.60%) ITIL Certification
11 5 (2.16%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 4 (1.73%) A+ Certification
12 4 (1.73%) ISEB
12 4 (1.73%) MCSA
13 3 (1.30%) CCIE
13 3 (1.30%) MCITP
13 3 (1.30%) Network+ Certification
14 2 (0.87%) MCTS
14 2 (0.87%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (5.19%) SLA
2 11 (4.76%) QA
3 3 (1.30%) JSP 440
4 2 (0.87%) DO-178B
5 1 (0.43%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.43%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.43%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 1 (0.43%) ISO 8583
5 1 (0.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 25 (10.82%) Active Directory
2 9 (3.90%) Hyper-V
3 5 (2.16%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (2.16%) vSphere
4 4 (1.73%) XenApp
5 3 (1.30%) Microsoft App-V
5 3 (1.30%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (0.87%) vCloud
6 2 (0.87%) Forefront TMG
6 2 (0.87%) Firmware
6 2 (0.87%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.43%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 1 (0.43%) NFS
7 1 (0.43%) UAG
7 1 (0.43%) Tivoli Directory Server
Systems Management
1 13 (5.63%) SCCM
2 5 (2.16%) Puppet
3 4 (1.73%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 4 (1.73%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.87%) Ansible
4 2 (0.87%) Nagios
4 2 (0.87%) SCOM
4 2 (0.87%) FortiGate
4 2 (0.87%) Tivoli
4 2 (0.87%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (0.87%) McAfee ePO
4 2 (0.87%) HP SIM
5 1 (0.43%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (0.43%) Vagrant
5 1 (0.43%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (0.43%) SCVMM
5 1 (0.43%) HP Data Protector
5 1 (0.43%) NSN NetAct
5 1 (0.43%) CA Single Sign-On
5 1 (0.43%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 48 (20.78%) Microsoft
2 22 (9.52%) Oracle
3 17 (7.36%) HP
4 16 (6.93%) Cisco
5 13 (5.63%) VMware
6 11 (4.76%) Remedy
7 9 (3.90%) Juniper
8 6 (2.60%) SAP
8 6 (2.60%) Citrix
9 5 (2.16%) Lotus
9 5 (2.16%) McAfee
9 5 (2.16%) Huawei
9 5 (2.16%) F5
10 4 (1.73%) Red Hat
10 4 (1.73%) Ericsson
10 4 (1.73%) IBM
11 3 (1.30%) CheckPoint
11 3 (1.30%) Actix
11 3 (1.30%) AppSense
12 2 (0.87%) ICL
Hampshire
LA International
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
LA International
Rate: £350 - £425 per day
Posted: Yesterday
West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
Connectus
Rate: £17.53 - £25 per hour
Posted: Yesterday
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Blue Glue
Rate: From £300 to £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Rate: £23000 per annum + pro rata for 6 month ftc
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Randstad Technologies
Rate: £450.00 - £550 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
The Open University
Rate: £31,342 to £37,394
Posted: Yesterday
Crawley, West Sussex
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Newbury, Berkshire
The People Network
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Staines, Middlesex
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £400 - £425 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Winchester, Hampshire
Connectus
Rate: £430 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
Randstad Technologies
Rate: £400.00 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Kent
Cadence Resourcing
Rate: on application
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
Synergize Consulting
Rate: Unspecified
Posted: Yesterday
Farnborough, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: market rates
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Sanderson
Posted: Yesterday