The table below looks at the statistics for VMware Certified Professional (VCP) in IT contracts advertised for the City of London 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 27 June 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
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Rank 149 189 198
Rank change year-on-year
+40 +9
Contract jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 12 7 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.35% 0.12% 0.14%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.12% 0.92% 0.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 7 7
Median daily rate £370 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.94% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £269 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £485 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.75 - £34.25
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Qualifications Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
565 762 1039
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 16.69% 13.28% 17.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 419 568 759
Median daily rate £475 £435 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.19% +5.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £294 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £599 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 18 17
Median hourly rate £20.89 £24.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.73% +40.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.75 £16.43 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £93.50 £47.50 £32.03
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.63 £24.12 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+18.67% +23.69%

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London 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 the City of London

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

VMware Certified Professional (VCP) Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) across the City of London region over the 3 months to 27 June 2016.

VMware Certified Professional (VCP) Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

VMware Certified Professional (VCP) Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 City of London region with a requirement for VMware Certified Professional (VCP).

1 12 (100.00%) VMware
2 9 (75.00%) Windows
2 9 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (58.33%) VMware ESXi
3 7 (58.33%) Windows Server
3 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
4 6 (50.00%) DNS
5 5 (41.67%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (41.67%) Active Directory
6 4 (33.33%) IBM
6 4 (33.33%) Citrix
6 4 (33.33%) MCSE
6 4 (33.33%) MS Excel
6 4 (33.33%) Migration
6 4 (33.33%) SCOM
6 4 (33.33%) XenApp
6 4 (33.33%) Data Centre
6 4 (33.33%) Skype for Business
6 4 (33.33%) UAG
7 3 (25.00%) Capacity Management
7 3 (25.00%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
7 3 (25.00%) Software Deployment
7 3 (25.00%) Office 365
7 3 (25.00%) Windows Phone
7 3 (25.00%) Network Security
7 3 (25.00%) IBM BigFix
7 3 (25.00%) Server Virtualisation
7 3 (25.00%) Mobile Device Management
7 3 (25.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 3 (25.00%) Backup Exec

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 4 (33.33%) Skype for Business
2 3 (25.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (16.67%) Apache
3 2 (16.67%) JBoss
3 2 (16.67%) MS Exchange
3 2 (16.67%) Tomcat
4 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 4 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 3 (25.00%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 3 (25.00%) Office 365
2 2 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (50.00%) DNS
2 3 (25.00%) Extranet
2 3 (25.00%) Firewall
2 3 (25.00%) Network Security
3 2 (16.67%) FTP
3 2 (16.67%) HTTP
3 2 (16.67%) SAN
3 2 (16.67%) SMTP
4 1 (8.33%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (8.33%) DHCP
4 1 (8.33%) LAN
4 1 (8.33%) NetScaler
4 1 (8.33%) VLAN
4 1 (8.33%) WAN
4 1 (8.33%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (16.67%) Telecoms
2 1 (8.33%) Banking
2 1 (8.33%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Server Engineer
1 6 (50.00%) Systems Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) Senior Server Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) Desktop Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) Senior Desktop Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Architect
4 2 (16.67%) AWS Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Linux Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Linux Systems Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) VMware Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Windows Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Windows Server Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Citrix Server Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Exchange Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (8.33%) Virtualisation Architect
5 1 (8.33%) VMware Architect
5 1 (8.33%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (8.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (8.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 9 (75.00%) Windows
2 7 (58.33%) Windows Server
3 3 (25.00%) Linux
3 3 (25.00%) Windows Phone
4 2 (16.67%) Debian
4 2 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (16.67%) SUSE
4 2 (16.67%) Ubuntu
4 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (8.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Migration
2 3 (25.00%) Business Continuity
2 3 (25.00%) Capacity Management
2 3 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (25.00%) ITIL
2 3 (25.00%) Mobile Device Management
2 3 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 3 (25.00%) Project Management
2 3 (25.00%) Server Virtualisation
2 3 (25.00%) Software Deployment
3 2 (16.67%) DevOps
3 2 (16.67%) Network Monitoring
3 2 (16.67%) Open Source
3 2 (16.67%) Storage Virtualisation
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Management
4 1 (8.33%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (8.33%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) Bash Shell
1 2 (16.67%) Perl
1 2 (16.67%) PHP
1 2 (16.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (41.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (33.33%) MCSE
3 1 (8.33%) CCNP
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 9 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (58.33%) VMware ESXi
3 5 (41.67%) Active Directory
4 4 (33.33%) UAG
4 4 (33.33%) XenApp
5 3 (25.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 2 (16.67%) NFS
6 2 (16.67%) Postfix
6 2 (16.67%) Squid
6 2 (16.67%) vSphere
7 1 (8.33%) DFS Replication
7 1 (8.33%) Hyper-V
7 1 (8.33%) vCloud
7 1 (8.33%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (8.33%) Xen
7 1 (8.33%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (33.33%) SCOM
2 3 (25.00%) Backup Exec
2 3 (25.00%) IBM BigFix
2 3 (25.00%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Ansible
3 2 (16.67%) Cacti
3 2 (16.67%) Nagios
3 2 (16.67%) Puppet
3 2 (16.67%) SCCM
4 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 1 (8.33%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) VMware
2 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
3 4 (33.33%) Citrix
3 4 (33.33%) IBM
4 3 (25.00%) EMC
4 3 (25.00%) NetApp
4 3 (25.00%) Symantec
5 2 (16.67%) Cisco
5 2 (16.67%) HP
5 2 (16.67%) Red Hat
6 1 (8.33%) Dell
6 1 (8.33%) Juniper
6 1 (8.33%) SolarWinds
6 1 (8.33%) Sophos
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