The table below looks at the statistics for VCP4 in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VCP4 over the 3 months to 5 December 2016 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware Certified Professional 4 (VCP4)
Rank - 633 -
Contract jobs citing VCP4 0 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK - 0.007% -
As % of the Qualifications category - 0.035% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 0
Median daily rate - £488 -
UK excluding London median daily rate - £400 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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

Qualifications Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
10279 11291 11931
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 20.48% 20.64% 20.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 6486 6815 6762
Median daily rate £410 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £255 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £391 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.26% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 462 554 564
Median hourly rate £27.50 £26.83 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.49% +53.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £49.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- +52.77%

VCP4
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing VCP4 as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Qualifications category.

VCP4 Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

VCP4
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing VCP4 within the UK.

VCP4 Daily Rate Trend in the UK

VCP4
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing VCP4 within the UK.

VCP4 Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

VCP4
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing VCP4 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for VCP4.

1 4 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 4 (100.00%) DHCP
1 4 (100.00%) DNS
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) CCNP
1 4 (100.00%) CCNA
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) HP
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (100.00%) SAN
1 4 (100.00%) ITIL
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Solaris
1 4 (100.00%) MCSA
1 4 (100.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 4 (100.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 4 (100.00%) Intel Security
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
1 4 (100.00%) Altiris
1 4 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 4 (100.00%) MCITP
1 4 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 4 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 4 (100.00%) VCP5
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 4 (100.00%) Supermicro
1 4 (100.00%) Server Building

VCP4
Top Related IT Skills 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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (100.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) DHCP
1 4 (100.00%) DNS
1 4 (100.00%) SAN
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Build Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Solaris
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) ITIL
1 4 (100.00%) Server Building
2 2 (50.00%) Defect Management
2 2 (50.00%) Software Deployment
2 2 (50.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (50.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) CCNA
1 4 (100.00%) CCNP
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 4 (100.00%) MCITP
1 4 (100.00%) MCSA
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 4 (100.00%) VCP5
1 4 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (100.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 4 (100.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Altiris
1 4 (100.00%) HP
1 4 (100.00%) Intel Security
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Supermicro
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) NetApp