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 20 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
England / East of England
Rank 119 113 117
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +4
Contract jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 5 8 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.23% 0.34% 0.24%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.17% 1.77% 1.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 3
Median daily rate £375 £325 £104
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +212.50%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 1
Median hourly rate - £60.00 £11.74
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +411.07%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £60.00 £34.50
% change year-on-year
-41.66% +73.91%

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
427 452 397
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 20.07% 19.43% 15.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 234 232 192
Median daily rate £400 £363 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £225 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £383
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +0.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 56 50
Median hourly rate £41.00 £46.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.86% +104.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £10.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.25 £60.00 £42.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £40.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-25.92% +80.00%

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)
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 20 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
Cambridgeshire +4 2 £338 -
Suffolk - 2 - -
Bedfordshire +5 1 £413 +26.92%
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
England

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

For the 6 months to 20 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 of England region with a requirement for VMware Certified Professional (VCP).

1 8 (100.00%) VMware
2 7 (87.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (62.50%) Windows
4 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 4 (50.00%) Linux
4 4 (50.00%) Data Centre
5 3 (37.50%) HP
5 3 (37.50%) Cisco
5 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
5 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (37.50%) Converged Infrastructure
6 2 (25.00%) Unix
6 2 (25.00%) VxBlock/Vblock
6 2 (25.00%) VMware Server
6 2 (25.00%) Windows Server
6 2 (25.00%) Dell
6 2 (25.00%) EMC
6 2 (25.00%) Citrix
6 2 (25.00%) MCSE
6 2 (25.00%) vSphere
6 2 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (12.50%) Google
7 1 (12.50%) MCITP
7 1 (12.50%) Incident Management
7 1 (12.50%) Degree
7 1 (12.50%) Problem Management
7 1 (12.50%) XenApp
7 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
7 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
7 1 (12.50%) Kaspersky

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 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (12.50%) Internet
1 1 (12.50%) MPLS
1 1 (12.50%) NetScaler
1 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
1 1 (12.50%) VPN
1 1 (12.50%) WAN
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Designer
1 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (25.00%) VMware Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Data Centre Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) EMC Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) EMC Storage Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Field Support Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) IT Support
2 1 (12.50%) IT Support Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) IT Support Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Storage Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Support Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Technical Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Virtualisation Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Virtualisation Technical Architect
2 1 (12.50%) VMware Architect
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (25.00%) VxBlock/Vblock
3 1 (12.50%) Driving Licence
3 1 (12.50%) EMC VNX
3 1 (12.50%) iPad
3 1 (12.50%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) Linux
3 2 (25.00%) Unix
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (12.50%) Solaris
4 1 (12.50%) Windows 10
4 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
4 1 (12.50%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Converged Infrastructure
2 1 (12.50%) Change Management
2 1 (12.50%) Data Centre Operations
2 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (12.50%) Incident Management
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL
2 1 (12.50%) Migration
2 1 (12.50%) Problem Management
2 1 (12.50%) Security Patching
2 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (25.00%) MCSE
3 1 (12.50%) Degree
3 1 (12.50%) MCITP
3 1 (12.50%) MCP
3 1 (12.50%) MCSA
3 1 (12.50%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (87.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (25.00%) VMware Server
3 2 (25.00%) vSphere
4 1 (12.50%) Terminal Server
4 1 (12.50%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) DameWare
1 1 (12.50%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (37.50%) Cisco
2 3 (37.50%) HP
2 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 2 (25.00%) Citrix
3 2 (25.00%) Dell
3 2 (25.00%) EMC
4 1 (12.50%) 3PAR
4 1 (12.50%) Adobe
4 1 (12.50%) Google
4 1 (12.50%) Kaspersky
4 1 (12.50%) MobileIron
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle