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 6 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
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Rank 44 43 41
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -2
Contract jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 2 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.51% 0.27% 1.16%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.45% 1.92% 7.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Median daily rate - £250 £369
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -32.20%
UK excluding London median daily rate £389 £313 £350
% change year-on-year
+24.40% -10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Median hourly rate £52.50 - £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £52.50 £44.75 £34.25
% change year-on-year
+17.31% +30.65%
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Cambridgeshire

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
58 52 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 14.83% 14.09% 15.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 29 29
Median daily rate £425 £338 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.92% -3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £250 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £515 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 9 10
Median hourly rate £47.50 £19.25 £39.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+146.75% -50.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £9.35 £21.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.50 £43.00 £40.00
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 Cambridge

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cambridge 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 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 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

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

1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) MCSA
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 5 (100.00%) Dell
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (100.00%) Migration
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
1 5 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 5 (100.00%) VCP5
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 4 (80.00%) VCP6
2 4 (80.00%) Data Centre
2 4 (80.00%) BPSS Clearance
2 4 (80.00%) Functional Testing
2 4 (80.00%) Data Migration
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco
2 4 (80.00%) NetApp
2 4 (80.00%) WAN
2 4 (80.00%) Linux
2 4 (80.00%) MCSE
2 4 (80.00%) Unix
3 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
4 1 (20.00%) DHCP
4 1 (20.00%) SQL
4 1 (20.00%) WSUS
4 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge 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 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) WAN
2 1 (20.00%) DHCP
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) VMware Engineer
2 4 (80.00%) Implementation Engineer
3 3 (60.00%) Active Directory Engineer
3 3 (60.00%) Cisco Engineer
4 2 (40.00%) Applications Engineer
5 1 (20.00%) Migration Engineer
5 1 (20.00%) SCCM Engineer
5 1 (20.00%) Server Engineer
5 1 (20.00%) Windows Engineer
5 1 (20.00%) Windows Server Engineer
5 1 (20.00%) Wintel Engineer
5 1 (20.00%) Wintel Server Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (80.00%) Linux
2 4 (80.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Migration
2 4 (80.00%) Data Migration
2 4 (80.00%) Functional Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) MCSA
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (100.00%) VCP5
2 4 (80.00%) BPSS Clearance
2 4 (80.00%) MCSE
2 4 (80.00%) VCP6
3 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 5 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) SCCM
1 1 (20.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Dell
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco
2 4 (80.00%) NetApp
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft