The table below looks at the statistics for VCP5 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 VCP5 over the 3 months to 19 February 2017 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware Certified Professional 5 (VCP5)
England / South East
Rank - 242 -
Contract jobs citing VCP5 0 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East - 0.046% -
As % of the Qualifications category - 0.17% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 0
Median daily rate - £383 -
UK excluding London median daily rate - £353 £400
% change year-on-year
- -11.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £60.00 -

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
2151 2395 2627
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 28.78% 27.59% 27.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 1316 1432 1270
Median daily rate £405 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £530 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 118 128 105
Median hourly rate £22.50 £45.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.00% +125.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.87 £61.50 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £40.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-25.92% +80.00%

VCP5
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East region citing VCP5 as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Qualifications category.

VCP5 Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

VCP5
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing VCP5 across the South East region.

VCP5 Daily Rate Trend in the South East

VCP5
Top 28 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing VCP5 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 South East region with a requirement for VCP5.

1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) PowerShell
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Clustering
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) MCSE
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (66.67%) Change Management
2 2 (66.67%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (66.67%) Data Centre
2 2 (66.67%) Failover Clustering
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (33.33%) vRealize
3 1 (33.33%) Virtual Environments
3 1 (33.33%) Private Cloud
3 1 (33.33%) FlexPod
3 1 (33.33%) vCloud
3 1 (33.33%) VCAP
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) SAN
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) NAS
3 1 (33.33%) vSphere

VCP5
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) NAS
1 1 (33.33%) SAN
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Administrator
1 2 (66.67%) Systems Administrator
1 2 (66.67%) VMWare Administrator
1 2 (66.67%) Wintel Administrator
1 2 (66.67%) Wintel Systems Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Clustering
1 2 (66.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (33.33%) FlexPod
2 1 (33.33%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Change Management
1 2 (66.67%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (66.67%) MCSE
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (33.33%) VCAP
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) vCloud
2 1 (33.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Failover Clustering
2 1 (33.33%) vRealize
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) VMware