The first table below looks at the demand for VMware Certified Professional (VCP) in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh 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 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Edinburgh region.

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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh - - -
As % of the Qualifications category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £323
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +5.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 - £12.50
Qualifications Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
137 96 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 10.67% 9.42% 7.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 45 29
Average daily rate £350 £380 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% +22.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £146 £275 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £414 £428
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
- +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 5 2
Average hourly rate £18.00 £32.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-43.75% -20.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £21.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-10.71% -4.54%
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
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VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

VMware Certified Professional (VCP) Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

VMware Certified Professional (VCP) Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
1 4 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (100.00%) vSphere
2 3 (75.00%) ITIL
2 3 (75.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (75.00%) EMC RecoverPoint
2 3 (75.00%) VMware ESXi
2 3 (75.00%) CLARiiON
2 3 (75.00%) Symantec
2 3 (75.00%) EMC
3 2 (50.00%) EDI
3 2 (50.00%) MS Visio
3 2 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (50.00%) SAN
3 2 (50.00%) NetBackup
3 2 (50.00%) Vizioncore
4 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
4 1 (25.00%) NetApp
4 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (25.00%) Linux
4 1 (25.00%) MCSE
4 1 (25.00%) C
4 1 (25.00%) SQL

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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.

Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) SAN
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) VMware Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) Virtualisation Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) CLARiiON
2 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (25.00%) C
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (25.00%) MCSE
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (100.00%) vSphere
2 3 (75.00%) EMC RecoverPoint
2 3 (75.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) Symantec
2 3 (75.00%) EMC
3 2 (50.00%) Vizioncore
4 1 (25.00%) NetApp