Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for VCP4 qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

VMware Certified Professional 4 (VCP4)
England > London
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 638 - 608
Rank change year-on-year - +608 -1
Contract jobs citing VCP4 1 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.002% - 0.011%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.013% - 0.067%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 4
London median daily rate £550 - £538
10th Percentile £525 - £415
90th Percentile £575 - £588
England median daily rate £550 £358 £400
% change year-on-year +53.52% -10.44% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - -

VCP4 is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
London
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 7857 7754 7414
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 16.67% 17.14% 16.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 5227 5010 4894
London median daily rate £475 £460 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.26% +2.22% +5.88%
10th Percentile £263 £263 £258
90th Percentile £650 £638 £626
England median daily rate £426 £424 £400
% change year-on-year +0.66% +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 174 113 137
London median hourly rate £21.12 £19.23 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.80% -3.85% +12.68%
10th Percentile £13.50 £12.60 £12.02
90th Percentile £49.63 £49.84 £47.03
England median hourly rate £25.00 £25.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year -1.96% +6.25% +26.32%

VCP4
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing VCP4 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for VCP4 in London

VCP4
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VCP4 in London

VCP4
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VCP4 within the London region over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
North London - 1 £550 -
VCP4
England

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, 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 across the London region with a requirement for VCP4.

1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) SMTP
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) CCA
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (100.00%) CCEA
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Terminal Server
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (100.00%) AppSense
1 1 (100.00%) Business Continuity
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (100.00%) MCITP
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (100.00%) XenApp
1 1 (100.00%) XenServer
1 1 (100.00%) XenDesktop
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (100.00%) VCP5
1 1 (100.00%) NetScaler
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 8
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Analysis

VCP4
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) NetScaler
1 1 (100.00%) SMTP
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Solutions Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 8
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Business Continuity
1 1 (100.00%) Desktop Virtualisation
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Analysis
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CCA
1 1 (100.00%) CCEA
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (100.00%) MCITP
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) VCP5
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (100.00%) Terminal Server
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) XenApp
1 1 (100.00%) XenDesktop
1 1 (100.00%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) EdgeSight
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) AppSense
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) VMware