The table below looks at the statistics for VCP5 in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VCP5 over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 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
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Certified Professional 5 (VCP5)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing VCP5 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West - - -
As % of the Qualifications category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £313 £225
% change year-on-year
+15.20% +38.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
VCP5
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 West region.

Qualifications Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
985 640 841
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 29.97% 28.61% 26.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 652 359 432
Average daily rate £400 £360 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.04% -2.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £256 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 52 73
Average hourly rate £35.00 £17.50 £29.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+100.00% -40.17%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.15 £11.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £43.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -28.00%

VCP5
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing VCP5 across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

VCP5 Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

VCP5
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VCP5 within the South West region over the 3 months to 16 September 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
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IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Job
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VCP5
England

VCP5
Top 25 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West region citing VCP5 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 VCP5.

1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) VMware ESX
2 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) XenDesktop
2 1 (50.00%) vSphere
2 1 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (50.00%) Structured Cabling
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) UNIX
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) MCSE
2 1 (50.00%) DTS
2 1 (50.00%) Sun
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Firmware

VCP5
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West region citing VCP5 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 VCP5. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) DTS
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Implementation Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) MCSE
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) XenDesktop
2 1 (50.00%) vSphere
2 1 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (50.00%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Sun
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix