Period
to 25 February 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes with a requirement for VCP4 qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 25 February 2020 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)
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
25 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 65 83 -
Rank change year-on-year +18 - -
Contract jobs citing VCP4 3 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 0.42% 0.54% -
As % of the Qualifications category 1.49% 1.73% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 0
Milton Keynes median daily rate £440 £388 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.55% - -
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £440 £388 -
% change year-on-year +13.55% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Milton Keynes median hourly rate - - -
Buckinghamshire 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 Milton Keynes with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Milton Keynes
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 201 346 385
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 27.99% 31.23% 24.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 132 249 246
Milton Keynes median daily rate £438 £400 £398
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.38% +0.63% -6.47%
10th Percentile £201 £232 £250
90th Percentile £599 £570 £503
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.13% - -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 27 23
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.33% +2.86% -2.78%
10th Percentile £14.00 £13.70 £12.13
90th Percentile £32.53 £49.25 £21.00
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £16.50 £18.12 £21.00
% change year-on-year -8.92% -13.74% +16.67%

VCP4
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Job vacancy trend for VCP4 in Milton Keynes

VCP4
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VCP4 in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 25 February 2020, IT contractor jobs citing VCP4 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Milton Keynes region with a requirement for VCP4.

1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Citrix
1 3 (100.00%) CCA
1 3 (100.00%) Citrix Certification
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) Clustering
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 3 (100.00%) MCTS
1 3 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 3 (100.00%) SCCM
1 3 (100.00%) SCVMM
1 3 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 3 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 3 (100.00%) Citrix Hypervisor
1 3 (100.00%) vSphere
1 3 (100.00%) Unified Communications
1 3 (100.00%) VCAP
1 3 (100.00%) vCloud
1 3 (100.00%) VCP5
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco CUCM
1 3 (100.00%) Patch Management
1 3 (100.00%) Server Building
1 3 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 3 (100.00%) VxBlock/Vblock

VCP4
Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 3 (100.00%) Unified Communications
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Consultant
1 3 (100.00%) Hyper-V Consultant
1 3 (100.00%) Virtualisation Consultant
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Clustering
1 3 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 3 (100.00%) VxBlock/Vblock
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 3 (100.00%) Patch Management
1 3 (100.00%) Server Building
1 3 (100.00%) Server Management
1 3 (100.00%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) CCA
1 3 (100.00%) Citrix Certification
1 3 (100.00%) MCTS
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) VCAP
1 3 (100.00%) VCP5
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Citrix Hypervisor
1 3 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 3 (100.00%) vCloud
1 3 (100.00%) Virtual Machines
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (100.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco CUCM
1 3 (100.00%) SCCM
1 3 (100.00%) SCVMM
1 3 (100.00%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Citrix
1 3 (100.00%) IFS
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) VMware