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 5 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Rank 119 124 127
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +3
Contract jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 7 8 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.28% 0.29% 0.46%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.59% 1.56% 2.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 6 9
Median daily rate £360 £238 £353
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+51.57% -32.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £327 £104 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £467 £375 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £319 £350
% change year-on-year
+21.56% -8.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Median hourly rate £52.50 - £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £52.50 £49.50 £34.25
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +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 of England region.

Qualifications Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
439 514 492
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 17.35% 18.58% 16.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 232 248 251
Median daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £220 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 59 43
Median hourly rate £42.50 £22.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+88.88% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £12.10 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.81 £42.50 £40.00
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 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 5 May 2016.

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 5 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
Bedfordshire - 4 £345 -
Cambridgeshire +12 3 £525 +404.80%
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
England

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

For the 6 months to 5 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 of England region with a requirement for VMware Certified Professional (VCP).

1 13 (100.00%) VMware
2 12 (92.31%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (61.54%) Windows
3 8 (61.54%) Active Directory
3 8 (61.54%) VCP5
4 7 (53.85%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (46.15%) NetApp
5 6 (46.15%) Cisco
5 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
6 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (38.46%) SCCM
6 5 (38.46%) Migration
6 5 (38.46%) Dell
6 5 (38.46%) MCSA
6 5 (38.46%) MS Excel
6 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (38.46%) Windows Server
7 4 (30.77%) Data Centre
7 4 (30.77%) BPSS Clearance
7 4 (30.77%) VCP6
7 4 (30.77%) Functional Testing
7 4 (30.77%) WAN
7 4 (30.77%) Linux
7 4 (30.77%) MCSE
7 4 (30.77%) Unix
7 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
7 4 (30.77%) ITIL
7 4 (30.77%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (30.77%) SCOM
7 4 (30.77%) Data Migration

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 3 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (23.08%) MS Exchange
2 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (15.38%) SharePoint
3 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 5 (38.46%) MS Excel
2 2 (15.38%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (15.38%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (15.38%) Amazon S3
1 2 (15.38%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (15.38%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (30.77%) WAN
2 2 (15.38%) LDAP
2 2 (15.38%) SAN
3 1 (7.69%) DHCP
3 1 (7.69%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (15.38%) Advertising
2 1 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) VMware Engineer
2 4 (30.77%) Implementation Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Active Directory Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Cisco Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Server Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Applications Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Consultant
4 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) IT Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) IT Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Migration Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Windows Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) Windows Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Windows Server Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Wintel Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Wintel Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Data Centre
2 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (61.54%) Windows
2 5 (38.46%) Windows Server
2 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (30.77%) Linux
3 4 (30.77%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Migration
2 4 (30.77%) Data Migration
2 4 (30.77%) Functional Testing
2 4 (30.77%) ITIL
3 2 (15.38%) Project Management
3 2 (15.38%) Server Virtualisation
4 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2
4 1 (7.69%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) PowerShell
1 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (61.54%) VCP5
2 7 (53.85%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (38.46%) MCSA
4 4 (30.77%) BPSS Clearance
4 4 (30.77%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (30.77%) MCSE
4 4 (30.77%) VCP6
5 1 (7.69%) CCNA
5 1 (7.69%) CCNP
5 1 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (7.69%) MCP
5 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
5 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 12 (92.31%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (61.54%) Active Directory
3 3 (23.08%) Hyper-V
4 2 (15.38%) NFS
4 2 (15.38%) XenApp
4 2 (15.38%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (38.46%) SCCM
2 4 (30.77%) SCOM
3 3 (23.08%) NetBackup
4 1 (7.69%) Bacula
4 1 (7.69%) WSUS
4 1 (7.69%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) VMware
2 6 (46.15%) Cisco
2 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
2 6 (46.15%) NetApp
3 5 (38.46%) Dell
4 2 (15.38%) 3PAR
4 2 (15.38%) Citrix
4 2 (15.38%) EMC
4 2 (15.38%) Veeam
5 1 (7.69%) HP