The first table below looks at the demand for VMware Certified Professional (VCP) in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Cambridgeshire region.

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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Rank 74 - 62
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 1 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.12% - 0.39%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.87% - 2.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Average daily rate
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£425 - £160
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £323
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +5.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 - -
Qualifications Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
115 129 147
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 14.18% 18.19% 19.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 47 66
Average daily rate £375 £330 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.63% -5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £213 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £415 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 13 35
Average hourly rate £19.25 £16.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.31% -8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £13.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.25 £37.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £21.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-9.52% -4.54%
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
East of England

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

VMware Certified Professional (VCP) Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

VMware Certified Professional (VCP) Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

VMware Certified Professional (VCP) Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge - 1 £425 -
Ely - - - -
Huntingdon - - - -
Peterborough - - - -
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) Citrix
3 3 (60.00%) MS Exchange
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (40.00%) Cisco
4 2 (40.00%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (40.00%) vSphere
4 2 (40.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 2 (40.00%) XenApp
4 2 (40.00%) XenServer
4 2 (40.00%) Veeam
4 2 (40.00%) VMware ESX
4 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (40.00%) CCA
4 2 (40.00%) Citrix Certification
4 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (20.00%) Juniper
5 1 (20.00%) SAN
5 1 (20.00%) NetApp
5 1 (20.00%) Internet
5 1 (20.00%) EMC
5 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
5 1 (20.00%) Windows
5 1 (20.00%) MCSE
5 1 (20.00%) SAS
5 1 (20.00%) DHCP
5 1 (20.00%) DNS
5 1 (20.00%) Firewall

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

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 3 (60.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (20.00%) SAS
3 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) SAN
1 1 (20.00%) Internet
1 1 (20.00%) DHCP
1 1 (20.00%) DNS
1 1 (20.00%) Firewall
1 1 (20.00%) iSCSI
1 1 (20.00%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Architect
3 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Storage Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Architect
3 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Storage Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Migration
1 1 (20.00%) Business Continuity
1 1 (20.00%) Network Design
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) CCA
1 2 (40.00%) Citrix Certification
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (20.00%) MCSE
2 1 (20.00%) MCITP
2 1 (20.00%) NCDA
2 1 (20.00%) NCIE
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (40.00%) vSphere
1 2 (40.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
1 2 (40.00%) XenApp
1 2 (40.00%) XenServer
1 2 (40.00%) VMware ESX
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Server
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) Citrix
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (40.00%) Cisco
4 2 (40.00%) Veeam
5 1 (20.00%) Juniper
5 1 (20.00%) NetApp
5 1 (20.00%) EMC
5 1 (20.00%) Fortinet
5 1 (20.00%) WatchGuard