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 25 February 2017 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
England / East Midlands
Rank 89 99 89
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -10
Contract jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 3 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.21% 0.13% 0.33%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.20% 0.65% 1.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 3
Median daily rate £204 £250 £140
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.50% +78.57%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £364 £400
% change year-on-year
-3.78% -9.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £25.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £60.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-41.66% +50.00%

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
250 309 269
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 17.45% 19.35% 17.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 162 191 155
Median daily rate £375 £395 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.06% +8.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £250 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £380
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 14 23
Median hourly rate £19.44 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.07% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.17 £10.00 £11.72
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.30 £32.75 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.91 £41.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-25.51% +84.44%

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 25 February 2017. 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 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
Northamptonshire -5 2 £204 -18.50%
Leicestershire - 1 - -
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
England

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

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) MCSE
1 3 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (66.67%) Server Virtualisation
2 2 (66.67%) Desktop Virtualisation
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
2 2 (66.67%) XenApp
2 2 (66.67%) XenDesktop
2 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (66.67%) Terminal Server
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) CCNA
2 2 (66.67%) SharePoint
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) SLA

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 3 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (66.67%) SharePoint
3 1 (33.33%) SharePoint Server
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) 2nd Line Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) 2nd Line Support
1 2 (66.67%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Desktop Virtualisation
1 2 (66.67%) Server Virtualisation
2 1 (33.33%) Change Control
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) MCSE
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (66.67%) CCNA
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
1 2 (66.67%) Terminal Server
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (66.67%) XenApp
1 2 (66.67%) XenDesktop
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft