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 2 March 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
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
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 £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
998 844 782
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 31.47% 29.56% 30.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 624 474 451
Average daily rate £425 £388 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £512 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £353 £333
% change year-on-year
+9.06% +6.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 30 52
Average hourly rate £43.75 £22.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+94.44% -40.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.85 £13.50 £13.24
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £40.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.50 £17.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
+40.00% -33.96%

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
Top 16 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, 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%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) CCA
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix Certification
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) XenApp
1 2 (100.00%) XenDesktop
1 2 (100.00%) vSphere
1 2 (100.00%) CCEE
1 2 (100.00%) CCAA

VCP5
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, 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.

Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Senior Citrix Engineer
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) CCA
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix Certification
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) CCEE
1 2 (100.00%) CCAA
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) XenApp
1 2 (100.00%) XenDesktop
1 2 (100.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) VMware