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 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Rank 52 82 87
Rank change year-on-year
+30 +5
Contract jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 15 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.80% 0.24% 0.16%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.28% 1.22% 0.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 3 1
Median daily rate £500 £350 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+42.85% -14.63%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £340 £358
% change year-on-year
+10.29% -4.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £45.50 £24.50
% change year-on-year
- +85.71%
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 Buckinghamshire region.

Qualifications Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
239 246 371
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 28.66% 19.92% 29.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 173 162 187
Median daily rate £474 £410 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.54% +17.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £282 £258 £168
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £530 £454
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.64% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 45
Median hourly rate £20.25 £27.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% +80.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £16.15 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £36.00 £19.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £27.75 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-0.90% +58.57%

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 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)
Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016.

VMware Certified Professional (VCP) Daily Rate Histogram 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)
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

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 Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 7 December 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
Milton Keynes +30 15 £500 +42.85%
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
South East

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

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for VMware Certified Professional (VCP).

1 16 (100.00%) VMware
2 15 (93.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (93.75%) Windows
3 13 (81.25%) Microsoft
4 12 (75.00%) Linux
5 11 (68.75%) ITIL
5 11 (68.75%) Red Hat
5 11 (68.75%) CentOS
5 11 (68.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 11 (68.75%) ITIL V2
5 11 (68.75%) vCloud
5 11 (68.75%) Virtual Machines
6 10 (62.50%) Capacity Management
6 10 (62.50%) Performance Tuning
7 9 (56.25%) SCCM
8 8 (50.00%) Security Cleared
8 8 (50.00%) Puppet
8 8 (50.00%) MS Office
8 8 (50.00%) IaaS
8 8 (50.00%) Docker
8 8 (50.00%) vRealize
9 7 (43.75%) Data Centre
9 7 (43.75%) SC Cleared
10 6 (37.50%) DV Cleared
11 4 (25.00%) Virtual Environments
11 4 (25.00%) vMotion
11 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
11 4 (25.00%) Veeam
11 4 (25.00%) vSphere
11 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008

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

Applications
1 8 (50.00%) MS Office
2 3 (18.75%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (50.00%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) NAS
1 2 (12.50%) SAN
2 1 (6.25%) BIG-IP
2 1 (6.25%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (6.25%) Cisco PIX
2 1 (6.25%) DHCP
2 1 (6.25%) DNS
2 1 (6.25%) Ethernet
2 1 (6.25%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 1 (6.25%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 1 (6.25%) Firewall
2 1 (6.25%) HTTP
2 1 (6.25%) IPsec
2 1 (6.25%) NetScaler
2 1 (6.25%) Network Security
2 1 (6.25%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (6.25%) SSL
2 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
2 1 (6.25%) VPN
2 1 (6.25%) Wireless
General
1 1 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) VMware Specialist
2 5 (31.25%) Automation Specialist
3 4 (25.00%) Data Centre Specialist
4 3 (18.75%) Administrator
4 3 (18.75%) Systems Administrator
4 3 (18.75%) VMWare Administrator
4 3 (18.75%) Wintel Administrator
4 3 (18.75%) Wintel Systems Administrator
5 1 (6.25%) Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Build Automation Specialist
5 1 (6.25%) Cloud Specialist
5 1 (6.25%) Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Security Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Security Technical Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Server Specialist
5 1 (6.25%) Technical Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Technical Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 7 (43.75%) Data Centre
2 3 (18.75%) Clustering
2 3 (18.75%) Replication
3 1 (6.25%) PKI
3 1 (6.25%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 15 (93.75%) Windows
2 12 (75.00%) Linux
3 11 (68.75%) CentOS
3 11 (68.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (12.50%) Windows 2000
6 2 (12.50%) Windows Server
7 1 (6.25%) Windows 8
7 1 (6.25%) Windows NT
7 1 (6.25%) Windows Vista
7 1 (6.25%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (68.75%) ITIL
1 11 (68.75%) ITIL V2
2 10 (62.50%) Capacity Management
2 10 (62.50%) Performance Tuning
3 4 (25.00%) Virtual Environments
4 2 (12.50%) Change Management
4 2 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (6.25%) Build Automation
5 1 (6.25%) DNA
5 1 (6.25%) Migration
5 1 (6.25%) Problem Management
5 1 (6.25%) Server Building
5 1 (6.25%) Server Hardening
Programming Languages
1 2 (12.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (43.75%) SC Cleared
3 6 (37.50%) DV Cleared
4 3 (18.75%) MCSE
4 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (18.75%) VCP5
5 1 (6.25%) CCA
5 1 (6.25%) CCAA
5 1 (6.25%) Citrix Certification
System Software
1 15 (93.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (68.75%) vCloud
2 11 (68.75%) Virtual Machines
3 8 (50.00%) Docker
4 4 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (25.00%) vSphere
5 3 (18.75%) Hyper-V
6 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
6 1 (6.25%) ISA Server
6 1 (6.25%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (6.25%) XenApp
6 1 (6.25%) XenDesktop
6 1 (6.25%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 9 (56.25%) SCCM
2 8 (50.00%) Puppet
2 8 (50.00%) vRealize
3 4 (25.00%) SCOM
3 4 (25.00%) vMotion
4 2 (12.50%) Failover Clustering
5 1 (6.25%) AppDNA
5 1 (6.25%) FortiGate
5 1 (6.25%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (6.25%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) VMware
2 13 (81.25%) Microsoft
3 11 (68.75%) Red Hat
4 4 (25.00%) Veeam
5 1 (6.25%) Blue Coat
5 1 (6.25%) CheckPoint
5 1 (6.25%) Cisco
5 1 (6.25%) Citrix
5 1 (6.25%) Clearswift
5 1 (6.25%) F5
5 1 (6.25%) Forcepoint
5 1 (6.25%) Fortinet
5 1 (6.25%) Intel
5 1 (6.25%) Intel Security
5 1 (6.25%) Juniper