The table below looks at the statistics for VMware Certified Professional (VCP) in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire 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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Rank 88 - 75
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 3 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.22% - 0.37%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.05% - 2.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
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- - £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £349 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.44% +7.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £23.50 -
% change year-on-year
-10.63% -
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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 Buckinghamshire region.

Qualifications Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
287 272 193
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 20.92% 22.78% 17.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 188 157 102
Average daily rate £384 £330 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.28% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £200 £155
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 13
Average hourly rate £45.50 £15.00 £13.82
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+203.33% +8.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.77 £11.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £25.00 £38.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £19.91 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+13.00% -0.45%

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

VMware Certified Professional (VCP) Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

VMware Certified Professional (VCP) Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

VMware Certified Professional (VCP) Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 9 (100.00%) Windows
1 9 (100.00%) VMware
1 9 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (88.89%) vSphere
3 7 (77.78%) Microsoft
4 6 (66.67%) Citrix
4 6 (66.67%) CCA
4 6 (66.67%) Citrix Certification
4 6 (66.67%) ITIL
4 6 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (66.67%) VCP5
4 6 (66.67%) XenApp
4 6 (66.67%) XenDesktop
5 5 (55.56%) NetScaler
5 5 (55.56%) VCAP
5 5 (55.56%) CCEE
5 5 (55.56%) CCAA
5 5 (55.56%) CCIA
6 4 (44.44%) ITIL V3
6 4 (44.44%) Microsoft App-V
6 4 (44.44%) AppSense
7 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
7 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (33.33%) HP
7 3 (33.33%) Hyper-V
8 2 (22.22%) Backup Exec
8 2 (22.22%) GFI Software
8 2 (22.22%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 2 (22.22%) Dell
8 2 (22.22%) Active Directory

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 (11.11%) MS Exchange
1 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) NetScaler
2 1 (11.11%) LAN
2 1 (11.11%) WAN
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Citrix Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Consultant
3 2 (22.22%) Citrix Support
3 2 (22.22%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (11.11%) Support Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Technical Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Infrastructure Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) VMware Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Server Support
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Consultant
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) ITIL
2 4 (44.44%) ITIL V3
3 1 (11.11%) Migration
3 1 (11.11%) Information Security
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (11.11%) Business Development
3 1 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (66.67%) CCA
1 6 (66.67%) Citrix Certification
1 6 (66.67%) VCP5
2 5 (55.56%) VCAP
2 5 (55.56%) CCEE
2 5 (55.56%) CCAA
2 5 (55.56%) CCIA
3 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (22.22%) MCSE
5 1 (11.11%) MCSA
System Software
1 9 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (88.89%) vSphere
3 6 (66.67%) XenApp
3 6 (66.67%) XenDesktop
4 4 (44.44%) Microsoft App-V
5 3 (33.33%) Hyper-V
6 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
7 1 (11.11%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) Backup Exec
1 2 (22.22%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) VMware
2 7 (77.78%) Microsoft
3 6 (66.67%) Citrix
4 4 (44.44%) AppSense
5 3 (33.33%) HP
6 2 (22.22%) Dell
6 2 (22.22%) Symantec
6 2 (22.22%) GFI Software
7 1 (11.11%) Cisco