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 30 May 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Rank 109 111 120
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +9
Contract jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 18 6 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.74% 0.24% 0.27%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.54% 1.08% 1.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 6 6
Median daily rate £359 £398 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.74% -11.66%
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £340 £336
% change year-on-year
+11.76% +1.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.50 - £34.25
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
South East

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
708 554 701
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 29.20% 21.91% 26.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 353 261 300
Median daily rate £400 £398 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.62% +8.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £256 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £485
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 29 12
Median hourly rate £15.25 £21.55 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.23% +48.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £18.00 £13.83
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.33 £39.00 £20.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+55.55% +25.00%

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)
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 30 May 2016.

VMware Certified Professional (VCP) Daily Rate Histogram 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 30 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Reading - 10 £350 - 1
Slough - 3 £353 - 1
Maidenhead -5 1 £400 +0.62%
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
South East

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 30 May 2016, 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 28 (100.00%) VMware
2 27 (96.43%) Cisco
3 19 (67.86%) Windows
4 18 (64.29%) Linux
4 18 (64.29%) Cisco Certification
4 18 (64.29%) VMware Infrastructure
5 16 (57.14%) Windows Server
6 15 (53.57%) vSphere
7 14 (50.00%) IBM
7 14 (50.00%) Microsoft
7 14 (50.00%) CCNA
8 13 (46.43%) TCP/IP
8 13 (46.43%) SAN
9 12 (42.86%) HP
9 12 (42.86%) Dell
10 11 (39.29%) Microsoft Certification
10 11 (39.29%) Firewall
11 10 (35.71%) Fibre Channel
11 10 (35.71%) NetApp
11 10 (35.71%) Ethernet
11 10 (35.71%) Data Centre
12 9 (32.14%) Cisco Nexus
12 9 (32.14%) CCNP
12 9 (32.14%) Intel
12 9 (32.14%) MCSA
12 9 (32.14%) MCP
12 9 (32.14%) Hitachi
12 9 (32.14%) Hyper-V
13 7 (25.00%) EMC
14 6 (21.43%) Red Hat

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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (14.29%) MS Exchange
2 3 (10.71%) Exchange Server 2003
2 3 (10.71%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (10.71%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (7.14%) OpenStack
4 1 (3.57%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (46.43%) SAN
1 13 (46.43%) TCP/IP
2 11 (39.29%) Firewall
3 10 (35.71%) Ethernet
3 10 (35.71%) Fibre Channel
4 9 (32.14%) Cisco Nexus
5 4 (14.29%) DHCP
5 4 (14.29%) DNS
6 2 (7.14%) BGP
6 2 (7.14%) EIGRP
6 2 (7.14%) MPLS
6 2 (7.14%) NAS
6 2 (7.14%) OSPF
7 1 (3.57%) FCoE
7 1 (3.57%) HSRP
7 1 (3.57%) Internet
7 1 (3.57%) Intranet
7 1 (3.57%) NetScaler
7 1 (3.57%) Unified Communications
7 1 (3.57%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.71%) SQL Server
1 3 (10.71%) SQL Server 2005
1 3 (10.71%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 2 (7.14%) Finance
2 1 (3.57%) Legal
2 1 (3.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (35.71%) VMware Engineer
2 9 (32.14%) Virtualisation Engineer
3 6 (21.43%) Support Engineer
4 4 (14.29%) VMware Support Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) Cloud Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) FlexPod Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) Senior Cloud Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) Senior VMware Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) Team Leader
6 2 (7.14%) Administrator
6 2 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Linux Administrator
6 2 (7.14%) Support Team Leader
7 1 (3.57%) Architect
7 1 (3.57%) Consultant
7 1 (3.57%) Data Architect
7 1 (3.57%) Network Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) Network Support Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) Technical Support
7 1 (3.57%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.57%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (35.71%) Data Centre
2 6 (21.43%) FlexPod
3 3 (10.71%) Clustering
3 3 (10.71%) Enterprise Storage
4 2 (7.14%) EMC VNX
5 1 (3.57%) Driving Licence
5 1 (3.57%) e-Health
5 1 (3.57%) Enterprise Cloud
5 1 (3.57%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 19 (67.86%) Windows
2 18 (64.29%) Linux
3 16 (57.14%) Windows Server
4 5 (17.86%) CentOS
4 5 (17.86%) Data ONTAP
4 5 (17.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (10.71%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (10.71%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (7.14%) AIX
6 2 (7.14%) Unix
7 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (14.29%) ITIL
2 3 (10.71%) Change Management
2 3 (10.71%) Coaching
2 3 (10.71%) Mentoring
2 3 (10.71%) Risk Analysis
2 3 (10.71%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (7.14%) Open Source
3 2 (7.14%) Problem Management
3 2 (7.14%) Project Management
4 1 (3.57%) Capacity Management
4 1 (3.57%) High Availability
4 1 (3.57%) Load Balancing
4 1 (3.57%) Migration
4 1 (3.57%) Presales
4 1 (3.57%) Service Delivery
4 1 (3.57%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.71%) Python
2 2 (7.14%) Perl
2 2 (7.14%) PowerShell
3 1 (3.57%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 18 (64.29%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (50.00%) CCNA
3 11 (39.29%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (32.14%) CCNP
4 9 (32.14%) MCP
4 9 (32.14%) MCSA
5 6 (21.43%) VCP5
6 3 (10.71%) Security Cleared
7 2 (7.14%) NCDA
7 2 (7.14%) RHCE
7 2 (7.14%) RHCSA
7 2 (7.14%) SC Cleared
7 2 (7.14%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (3.57%) CCENT
8 1 (3.57%) CCNP Voice
8 1 (3.57%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (3.57%) MCITP
8 1 (3.57%) MCSE
8 1 (3.57%) VCAP
8 1 (3.57%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.71%) SLA
2 1 (3.57%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 18 (64.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (53.57%) vSphere
3 9 (32.14%) Hyper-V
4 5 (17.86%) Active Directory
4 5 (17.86%) vCloud
5 3 (10.71%) Forefront TMG
5 3 (10.71%) ISA Server
5 3 (10.71%) VMware ESX
5 3 (10.71%) XenApp
5 3 (10.71%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (10.71%) WSUS
2 2 (7.14%) Backup Exec
2 2 (7.14%) HP Data Protector
2 2 (7.14%) Nagios
2 2 (7.14%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (7.14%) Puppet
2 2 (7.14%) ServiceCenter
2 2 (7.14%) Tivoli
2 2 (7.14%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (3.57%) Cisco UCCX
3 1 (3.57%) vRealize
Vendors
1 28 (100.00%) VMware
2 27 (96.43%) Cisco
3 14 (50.00%) IBM
3 14 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 12 (42.86%) Dell
4 12 (42.86%) HP
5 10 (35.71%) NetApp
6 9 (32.14%) Hitachi
6 9 (32.14%) Intel
7 7 (25.00%) EMC
8 6 (21.43%) Red Hat
9 4 (14.29%) Citrix
10 2 (7.14%) F5
10 2 (7.14%) Oracle
10 2 (7.14%) ServiceNow
10 2 (7.14%) Symantec
10 2 (7.14%) Veritas
11 1 (3.57%) Avaya
11 1 (3.57%) Juniper
11 1 (3.57%) Mitel
Slough
Lawrence Harvey
Rate: £300.00 - £350.00 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
Berkshire
TDA Group
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 14 days ago