The table below looks at the statistics for VMware Certified Professional (VCP) in IT contracts advertised for the East of England 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 18 January 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
England / East of England
Rank 115 124 115
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -9
Contract jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 7 4 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.33% 0.17% 0.28%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.70% 0.91% 1.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 4
Median daily rate £375 £325 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -19.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £325 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £325 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £353 £400
% change year-on-year
-0.70% -11.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £60.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £49.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-48.97% +68.96%

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

Qualifications Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
411 438 421
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 19.10% 18.63% 16.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 212 213 207
Median daily rate £375 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £225 £206
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £580
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 58 74 38
Median hourly rate £39.70 £40.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.75% +128.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £10.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £60.00 £42.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.15 £39.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-27.82% +105.26%

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

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

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

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

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

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) across the East of England region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017.

VMware Certified Professional (VCP) Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

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

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

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

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

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 of England region over the 3 months to 18 January 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
Cambridgeshire +2 3 £300 -
Bedfordshire - 3 £413 -
Suffolk - 1 - -
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
England

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

For the 6 months to 18 January 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 of England region with a requirement for VMware Certified Professional (VCP).

1 12 (100.00%) VMware
2 8 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 6 (50.00%) HP
4 5 (41.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (41.67%) Windows
4 5 (41.67%) Cisco
4 5 (41.67%) vSphere
4 5 (41.67%) Converged Infrastructure
4 5 (41.67%) Data Centre
5 4 (33.33%) 3PAR
5 4 (33.33%) Linux
5 4 (33.33%) MCSE
5 4 (33.33%) EMC
5 4 (33.33%) Citrix
6 3 (25.00%) MPLS
6 3 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (25.00%) Migration
6 3 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (25.00%) MCITP
6 3 (25.00%) PCI DSS
6 3 (25.00%) XenApp
6 3 (25.00%) Oracle
6 3 (25.00%) ITIL
6 3 (25.00%) Solaris
6 3 (25.00%) WAN
6 3 (25.00%) VCAP
6 3 (25.00%) NetScaler
6 3 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (8.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 3 (25.00%) MPLS
1 3 (25.00%) NetScaler
1 3 (25.00%) WAN
2 1 (8.33%) Internet
2 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (8.33%) VPN
General
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) VMware Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Architect
2 3 (25.00%) Storage Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Technical Architect
2 3 (25.00%) VMware Architect
3 2 (16.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Virtualisation Architect
3 2 (16.67%) Virtualisation Technical Architect
4 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Data Centre Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Data Centre Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) EMC Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) EMC Storage Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Field Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) IT Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) IT Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) IT Support Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) IT Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) VMWare Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) Data Centre
2 3 (25.00%) VCE vBlock
3 2 (16.67%) EMC VNX
4 1 (8.33%) Driving Licence
4 1 (8.33%) iPad
4 1 (8.33%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 5 (41.67%) Windows
2 4 (33.33%) Linux
3 3 (25.00%) Solaris
4 2 (16.67%) Unix
4 2 (16.67%) Windows Server
5 1 (8.33%) Windows 10
5 1 (8.33%) Windows 7
5 1 (8.33%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Converged Infrastructure
2 3 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (25.00%) ITIL
2 3 (25.00%) Migration
2 3 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (16.67%) Incident Management
4 1 (8.33%) Change Management
4 1 (8.33%) Data Centre Operations
4 1 (8.33%) Problem Management
4 1 (8.33%) Security Patching
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (41.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (33.33%) MCSE
3 3 (25.00%) MCITP
3 3 (25.00%) VCAP
4 2 (16.67%) SC Cleared
4 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
5 1 (8.33%) Degree
5 1 (8.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (8.33%) MCP
5 1 (8.33%) MCSA
5 1 (8.33%) VCP5
5 1 (8.33%) VCP6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (25.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 5 (41.67%) vSphere
4 3 (25.00%) XenApp
5 2 (16.67%) VMware Server
6 1 (8.33%) Terminal Server
6 1 (8.33%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) NetBackup
1 2 (16.67%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 1 (8.33%) DameWare
2 1 (8.33%) HP Data Protector
2 1 (8.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) VMware
2 6 (50.00%) HP
2 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (41.67%) Cisco
4 4 (33.33%) 3PAR
4 4 (33.33%) Citrix
4 4 (33.33%) EMC
5 3 (25.00%) Oracle
6 2 (16.67%) CommVault
6 2 (16.67%) Dell
6 2 (16.67%) NetApp
6 2 (16.67%) Symantec
7 1 (8.33%) Adobe
7 1 (8.33%) Google
7 1 (8.33%) Kaspersky
7 1 (8.33%) MobileIron
7 1 (8.33%) Veeam