The table below looks at the statistics for VMware Certified Professional (VCP) in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware Certified Professional (VCP) over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
South East / Berkshire
Rank 102 117 133
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +16
Contract jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 5 9 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.25% 0.36% 0.11%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.93% 1.45% 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 2
Median daily rate £365 £376 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.99% -5.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £324 £351 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £387 £416 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £60.00 £34.50
% change year-on-year
-41.66% +73.91%

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

Qualifications Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
537 619 724
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 26.66% 24.58% 26.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 240 312 291
Median daily rate £400 £390 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £244 £204
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £500 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £383
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +0.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 33 24
Median hourly rate £14.25 £53.00 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-73.11% +47.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £9.14 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £63.00 £55.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £40.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-25.92% +80.00%

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Berkshire region citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Qualifications category.

VMware Certified Professional (VCP) Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) across the Berkshire region.

VMware Certified Professional (VCP) Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) across the Berkshire region.

VMware Certified Professional (VCP) Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Slough +9 3 £380 +7.80%
Windsor - 1 - -
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
South East

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for VMware Certified Professional (VCP).

1 7 (100.00%) VMware
2 5 (71.43%) vSphere
2 5 (71.43%) Windows
3 3 (42.86%) Unix
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
4 2 (28.57%) ITIL
4 2 (28.57%) Linux
4 2 (28.57%) Cisco
4 2 (28.57%) NetApp
4 2 (28.57%) NAS
4 2 (28.57%) VLAN
4 2 (28.57%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (28.57%) FlexPod
4 2 (28.57%) Enterprise Cloud
4 2 (28.57%) Data ONTAP
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
4 2 (28.57%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (28.57%) VSAN
5 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
5 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
5 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (14.29%) SQL

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 2 (28.57%) Cisco Nexus
1 2 (28.57%) NAS
1 2 (28.57%) VLAN
1 2 (28.57%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) VMware Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) FlexPod Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Support Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) VMware Support Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Linux Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Enterprise Cloud
1 2 (28.57%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Windows
2 3 (42.86%) Unix
3 2 (28.57%) Data ONTAP
3 2 (28.57%) Linux
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
1 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (71.43%) vSphere
2 2 (28.57%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (28.57%) Cisco
2 2 (28.57%) NetApp