The table below looks at the statistics for VMware Certified Professional (VCP) in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol 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 3 July 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Rank 70 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.23% - -
As % of the Qualifications category 1.18% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£300 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £47.50 £175.00
% change year-on-year
- -72.85%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Bristol region.

Qualifications Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
169 133 126
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 19.27% 16.50% 25.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 117 97 78
Average daily rate £370 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £498 £478
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 8 9
Average hourly rate £37.74 £17.50 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+115.65% -18.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.95 £16.50 £14.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £106.40 £33.50 £42.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £19.75 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+13.92% -8.13%

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) across the Bristol region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

VMware Certified Professional (VCP) Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

VMware Certified Professional (VCP) Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol region citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited VMware Certified Professional (VCP).

1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
1 5 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (80.00%) Citrix
3 3 (60.00%) MCP
3 3 (60.00%) DV Cleared
3 3 (60.00%) Security Cleared
3 3 (60.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (40.00%) Migration
4 2 (40.00%) Clustering
4 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (40.00%) Hyper-V
4 2 (40.00%) XenApp
5 1 (20.00%) Visualisation
5 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (20.00%) Unified Communications
5 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (20.00%) Change Control
5 1 (20.00%) CCEE
5 1 (20.00%) Office 365
5 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
5 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
5 1 (20.00%) NetBackup
5 1 (20.00%) Backup Exec
5 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2000
5 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol region citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited VMware Certified Professional (VCP). Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (20.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2000
1 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) VoIP
1 1 (20.00%) SAN
1 1 (20.00%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Wintel Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Wintel Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Clustering
2 1 (20.00%) Visualisation
2 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (20.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (40.00%) Migration
3 1 (20.00%) Load Balancing
3 1 (20.00%) Change Control
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) MCP
1 3 (60.00%) DV Cleared
1 3 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) CCEE
2 1 (20.00%) MCSE
2 1 (20.00%) MCSA
2 1 (20.00%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 5 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (40.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (40.00%) XenApp
3 1 (20.00%) Terminal Services
3 1 (20.00%) VMware ESX
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) ARCserve
1 1 (20.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (20.00%) NetBackup
1 1 (20.00%) Backup Exec
1 1 (20.00%) SCCM
1 1 (20.00%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) Citrix
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (20.00%) Dell
4 1 (20.00%) Symantec
4 1 (20.00%) McAfee
4 1 (20.00%) Sophos