The table below looks at the statistics for VMware Certified Professional (VCP) in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands 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 4 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Rank 93 102 91
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -11
Contract jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 3 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.18% 0.23% 0.19%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.08% 1.42% 1.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 0
Median daily rate £250 £140 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+78.57% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £319 £350
% change year-on-year
+21.56% -8.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.50 £49.50 £34.25
% change year-on-year
-4.04% +44.52%
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
England

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

Qualifications Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
277 282 250
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 16.98% 16.09% 15.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 182 151 117
Median daily rate £375 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £250 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £451 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 14 21
Median hourly rate £15.00 £14.25 £13.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +7.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.00 £12.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.50 £20.80 £18.40
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 the East Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East Midlands 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 East Midlands

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

VMware Certified Professional (VCP) Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

VMware Certified Professional (VCP) Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

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 East Midlands region over the 3 months to 4 May 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
Leicestershire +2 1 £250 +78.57%
Nottinghamshire -3 1 - - 1
Northamptonshire - 1 £250 - 3
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
England

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 4 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for VMware Certified Professional (VCP).

1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) MCSE
2 3 (75.00%) MCSA
2 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (50.00%) CCNA
3 2 (50.00%) Windows
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco
3 2 (50.00%) vSphere
3 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (25.00%) XenApp
4 1 (25.00%) VCDX
4 1 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (25.00%) ITIL V3
4 1 (25.00%) VCAP
4 1 (25.00%) EdgeSight
4 1 (25.00%) Nimble Storage
4 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (25.00%) VMware Server
4 1 (25.00%) SCCM
4 1 (25.00%) Firewall
4 1 (25.00%) Wireless
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (25.00%) SLA
4 1 (25.00%) ERP

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Firewall
1 1 (25.00%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Citrix Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Citrix Systems Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Support
1 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Support Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Support Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Consultant
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (25.00%) ERP
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL V3
1 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (75.00%) MCSA
2 3 (75.00%) MCSE
3 2 (50.00%) CCNA
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (25.00%) CCA
4 1 (25.00%) CCDA
4 1 (25.00%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (25.00%) MCP
4 1 (25.00%) VCAP
4 1 (25.00%) VCDX
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (50.00%) vSphere
3 1 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (25.00%) VMware Server
3 1 (25.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) EdgeSight
1 1 (25.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco
3 1 (25.00%) Citrix
3 1 (25.00%) Dell
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) Nimble Storage