The table below looks at the statistics 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 21 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 65 90 -
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -
Contract jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 6 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.74% 0.14% -
As % of the Qualifications category 5.26% 1.33% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Median daily rate £475 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £353 £400
% change year-on-year
-0.70% -11.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Edinburgh region.

Qualifications Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
114 150 141
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 14.00% 10.76% 10.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 67 66
Median daily rate £425 £320 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.81% -8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £296 £190 £236
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £450 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 2 5
Median hourly rate £52.00 £15.25 £28.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+240.98% -46.95%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.15 £40.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-29.62% +105.12%

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Edinburgh 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 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)
Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017.

VMware Certified Professional (VCP) Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 21 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for VMware Certified Professional (VCP).

1 11 (100.00%) VMware
2 9 (81.82%) Cisco
3 8 (72.73%) DevOps
4 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (54.55%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (45.45%) LAN
6 5 (45.45%) WAN
7 4 (36.36%) CCNP
7 4 (36.36%) Cisco IOS
7 4 (36.36%) vSphere
7 4 (36.36%) VXLAN
8 3 (27.27%) VCP6
8 3 (27.27%) Kanban
8 3 (27.27%) Private Cloud
8 3 (27.27%) Hybrid Cloud
8 3 (27.27%) Public Cloud
8 3 (27.27%) CCNA
8 3 (27.27%) Active Directory
8 3 (27.27%) MCP
8 3 (27.27%) TOGAF
8 3 (27.27%) Information Security
8 3 (27.27%) CheckPoint
9 2 (18.18%) Firewall
9 2 (18.18%) VLAN
9 2 (18.18%) EMC
9 2 (18.18%) NetApp
9 2 (18.18%) Data Centre
9 2 (18.18%) EMC VNX
9 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
9 2 (18.18%) Virtual Servers

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 (9.09%) SAS
1 1 (9.09%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 5 (45.45%) LAN
1 5 (45.45%) WAN
2 4 (36.36%) Cisco IOS
2 4 (36.36%) VXLAN
3 2 (18.18%) Firewall
3 2 (18.18%) VLAN
4 1 (9.09%) DHCP
4 1 (9.09%) DNS
4 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
4 1 (9.09%) VPN
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Architect
1 3 (27.27%) Cisco Engineer
1 3 (27.27%) Infrastructure Architect
2 2 (18.18%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Cloud Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Senior Cisco Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Cloud Specialist
3 1 (9.09%) EMC Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Network Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Platform Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Senior VMware Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) VMware Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Hybrid Cloud
1 3 (27.27%) Private Cloud
1 3 (27.27%) Public Cloud
2 2 (18.18%) Data Centre
2 2 (18.18%) EMC VNX
3 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
3 1 (9.09%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Linux
1 1 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) DevOps
2 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (27.27%) Information Security
3 3 (27.27%) Kanban
3 3 (27.27%) TOGAF
4 1 (9.09%) Re-Platforming
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) R
Qualifications
1 6 (54.55%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (36.36%) CCNP
3 3 (27.27%) CCNA
3 3 (27.27%) MCP
3 3 (27.27%) VCP6
4 1 (9.09%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 4 (36.36%) vSphere
2 3 (27.27%) Active Directory
3 2 (18.18%) Virtual Servers
3 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (9.09%) EMC RecoverPoint
4 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (9.09%) Virtual Desktop
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) VMware
2 9 (81.82%) Cisco
3 3 (27.27%) CheckPoint
4 2 (18.18%) EMC
4 2 (18.18%) NetApp
5 1 (9.09%) Citrix
5 1 (9.09%) Microsoft