The table below looks at the statistics for VMware Certified Professional (VCP) in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge 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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Rank 40 42 43
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +1
Contract jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 1 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.29% 1.08% 0.51%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.27% 6.35% 2.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Average daily rate
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£250 £369 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-32.20% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £350 £295
% change year-on-year
-10.71% +18.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £47.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £44.75 £34.25 £27.00
% change year-on-year
+30.65% +26.85%
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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 Cambridge region.

Qualifications Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
44 63 79
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 12.61% 17.03% 20.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 32 33
Average daily rate £325 £344 £305
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.45% +12.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £215 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £460 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 9 11
Average hourly rate £19.25 £37.00 £29.95
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-47.97% +23.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.35 £20.70 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £40.75 £38.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £18.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -28.00%

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

VMware Certified Professional (VCP) Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

VMware Certified Professional (VCP) Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

VMware Certified Professional (VCP) Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) MCSE
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) CCNA
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) EMC
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) VMware ESX
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (100.00%) Change Control
1 1 (100.00%) Office 365
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Monitoring
1 1 (100.00%) Network Monitoring

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Office 365
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Storage Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Change Control
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Monitoring
1 1 (100.00%) Network Monitoring
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) MCSE
1 1 (100.00%) CCNA
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) EMC
1 1 (100.00%) VMware