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 13 February 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.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Rank 93 85 98
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +13
Contract jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 2 5 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.13% 0.35% 0.32%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.68% 1.98% 1.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 1
Average daily rate £250 £283 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.50% -23.64%
UK excluding London average daily rate £353 £400 £370
% change year-on-year
-11.87% +8.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £60.00 £29.00 -
% change year-on-year
+106.89% -
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
296 252 269
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 18.90% 17.39% 17.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 175 143 135
Average daily rate £400 £365 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £463 £490
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £355
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 20 21
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.50 £12.27 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £23.10 £29.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £22.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+77.77% +28.57%

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) across the East Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 13 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Northamptonshire - 2 £250 - 2
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
England

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

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 7 (100.00%) VMware
2 5 (71.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (71.43%) ITIL
2 5 (71.43%) Windows
2 5 (71.43%) CCNA
2 5 (71.43%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (71.43%) Active Directory
2 5 (71.43%) Windows Server
3 4 (57.14%) vSphere
3 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 4 (57.14%) Linux
3 4 (57.14%) Network Security
3 4 (57.14%) Hyper-V
4 3 (42.86%) Citrix
4 3 (42.86%) Web 2.0
4 3 (42.86%) WebSphere
4 3 (42.86%) COBIT
4 3 (42.86%) Migration
4 3 (42.86%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (42.86%) Retail
4 3 (42.86%) TOGAF
4 3 (42.86%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (42.86%) JBoss
4 3 (42.86%) Unix
4 3 (42.86%) ERP
4 3 (42.86%) AIX
4 3 (42.86%) Java
4 3 (42.86%) SQL
4 3 (42.86%) MySQL
4 3 (42.86%) Oracle

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

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 (42.86%) JBoss
1 3 (42.86%) WebSphere
2 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) Network Security
2 3 (42.86%) Converged Networks
2 3 (42.86%) SAN
3 1 (14.29%) Firewall
3 1 (14.29%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) DB2
1 3 (42.86%) MySQL
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Exadata
2 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
General
1 3 (42.86%) Retail
2 1 (14.29%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Architect
1 3 (42.86%) Infrastructure Architect
1 3 (42.86%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
1 3 (42.86%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Support Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Network Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Support Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Solutions Architect
2 1 (14.29%) TOGAF Architect
2 1 (14.29%) VMware Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Data Centre
1 3 (42.86%) Public Cloud
1 3 (42.86%) Web 2.0
2 1 (14.29%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Windows
1 5 (71.43%) Windows Server
2 4 (57.14%) Linux
3 3 (42.86%) AIX
3 3 (42.86%) Unix
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) ITIL
2 3 (42.86%) Converged Infrastructure
2 3 (42.86%) DevOps
2 3 (42.86%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (42.86%) ERP
2 3 (42.86%) Migration
2 3 (42.86%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (42.86%) TOGAF
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (14.29%) Change Management
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL V3
3 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
3 1 (14.29%) SOA
3 1 (14.29%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) Java
1 3 (42.86%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) CCNA
1 5 (71.43%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (28.57%) MCSA
4 1 (14.29%) CCDA
4 1 (14.29%) MCITP
4 1 (14.29%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (42.86%) COBIT
2 1 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (71.43%) Active Directory
1 5 (71.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (57.14%) Hyper-V
2 4 (57.14%) vSphere
3 1 (14.29%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) SCCM
2 1 (14.29%) SCOM
2 1 (14.29%) Tivoli
2 1 (14.29%) WSUS
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 3 (42.86%) Citrix
3 3 (42.86%) HP
3 3 (42.86%) IBM
3 3 (42.86%) Oracle
3 3 (42.86%) Red Hat
4 1 (14.29%) Cisco
4 1 (14.29%) Dell
4 1 (14.29%) NetApp
4 1 (14.29%) Nimble Storage