The table below looks at the statistics for VMware Certified Professional (VCP) in IT contracts advertised for the 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 26 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Rank 490 484 457
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -27
Contract jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 131 128 121
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.27% 0.26% 0.25%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.25% 1.35% 1.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 100 70
Median daily rate £378 £330 £351
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.39% -5.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £234 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £333 £329
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +1.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 8
Median hourly rate £47.50 - £22.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.50 - £34.25
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Qualifications Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
10501 9514 9410
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 21.29% 19.30% 19.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 6594 5521 5573
Median daily rate £405 £398 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.88% +6.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £540 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 345 470 475
Median hourly rate £27.00 £22.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £13.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £50.00 £42.50
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 England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the 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 England

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

VMware Certified Professional (VCP) Daily Rate Trend in England

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) across the England region over the 3 months to 26 May 2016.

VMware Certified Professional (VCP) Daily Rate Histogram in England

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

VMware Certified Professional (VCP) Hourly Rate Trend in England

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Contract Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 26 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
South East +10 46 £400 +6.66% 19
London -25 45 £353 +7.63% 20
Yorkshire +14 13 £425 +22.30% 6
West Midlands 0 10 £379 +19.29% 4
North East - 6 - - 2
East of England +11 5 £370 -5.12% 3
East Midlands +9 3 £250 +78.57% 2
North West -30 2 £325 - 1
South West -12 1 £375 -6.83% 1
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
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VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 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 England region with a requirement for VMware Certified Professional (VCP).

1 218 (100.00%) VMware
2 143 (65.60%) VMware Infrastructure
3 138 (63.30%) Windows
4 112 (51.38%) Microsoft
5 101 (46.33%) Active Directory
6 99 (45.41%) Microsoft Certification
7 92 (42.20%) Cisco
8 89 (40.83%) Windows Server
9 84 (38.53%) vSphere
10 81 (37.16%) SAN
11 72 (33.03%) MCSE
12 71 (32.57%) Data Centre
13 63 (28.90%) Linux
14 62 (28.44%) ITIL
15 60 (27.52%) NetApp
16 59 (27.06%) Cisco Certification
17 58 (26.61%) EMC
17 58 (26.61%) Windows Server 2012
18 55 (25.23%) Citrix
19 54 (24.77%) Windows Server 2008
20 52 (23.85%) MS Exchange
21 49 (22.48%) SQL Server
21 49 (22.48%) CCNA
22 48 (22.02%) DNS
23 47 (21.56%) Firewall
24 46 (21.10%) HP
25 45 (20.64%) MS Excel
26 43 (19.72%) MCSA
26 43 (19.72%) SQL
27 35 (16.06%) PowerShell

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Top Related IT Skills in 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 52 (23.85%) MS Exchange
2 31 (14.22%) Exchange Server 2010
3 24 (11.01%) SharePoint
4 23 (10.55%) Exchange Server 2013
5 16 (7.34%) Skype for Business
6 14 (6.42%) Exchange Server 2007
7 10 (4.59%) IIS
7 10 (4.59%) OpenStack
8 7 (3.21%) JBoss
9 6 (2.75%) Exchange Server 2003
9 6 (2.75%) Tomcat
10 5 (2.29%) Apache
10 5 (2.29%) WebSphere
11 2 (0.92%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 1 (0.46%) Cloud Foundry
12 1 (0.46%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 45 (20.64%) MS Excel
2 9 (4.13%) MS Office
3 6 (2.75%) MS Project
4 2 (0.92%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.92%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.46%) SAP Retail
Cloud Services
1 19 (8.72%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (5.50%) Office 365
3 7 (3.21%) Cloud Computing
4 6 (2.75%) IaaS
4 6 (2.75%) SaaS
5 5 (2.29%) Amazon EC2
5 5 (2.29%) Microsoft Azure
5 5 (2.29%) PaaS
6 3 (1.38%) SoftLayer
7 2 (0.92%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.46%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 1 (0.46%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (0.46%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 81 (37.16%) SAN
2 48 (22.02%) DNS
3 47 (21.56%) Firewall
4 27 (12.39%) DHCP
5 25 (11.47%) Cisco Nexus
5 25 (11.47%) TCP/IP
6 19 (8.72%) NAS
6 19 (8.72%) WAN
7 14 (6.42%) Fibre Channel
8 13 (5.96%) Network Security
8 13 (5.96%) VLAN
9 12 (5.50%) Ethernet
9 12 (5.50%) LAN
10 9 (4.13%) NetScaler
11 8 (3.67%) Cisco ASA
12 7 (3.21%) Internet
13 6 (2.75%) Extranet
14 5 (2.29%) IPv4
14 5 (2.29%) IPv6
14 5 (2.29%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (22.48%) SQL Server
2 15 (6.88%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (4.59%) MySQL
4 6 (2.75%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (2.75%) SQL Server 2014
5 5 (2.29%) DB2
5 5 (2.29%) Relational Database
6 4 (1.83%) Big Data
6 4 (1.83%) Oracle Exadata
7 3 (1.38%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (1.38%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (0.92%) Hadoop
8 2 (0.92%) Informix
8 2 (0.92%) MongoDB
8 2 (0.92%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.46%) NoSQL
9 1 (0.46%) Redis
Development Applications
1 4 (1.83%) Jenkins
2 2 (0.92%) Git (software)
2 2 (0.92%) Hudson
2 2 (0.92%) JIRA
2 2 (0.92%) Subversion
3 1 (0.46%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 28 (12.84%) Finance
2 8 (3.67%) Telecoms
3 7 (3.21%) Retail
4 5 (2.29%) Back Office
4 5 (2.29%) Banking
4 5 (2.29%) Law
4 5 (2.29%) Legal
5 3 (1.38%) Advertising
5 3 (1.38%) Games
5 3 (1.38%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.38%) Marketing
6 2 (0.92%) Electronics
6 2 (0.92%) Front Office
7 1 (0.46%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.46%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.46%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 44 (20.18%) VMware Engineer
2 43 (19.72%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 25 (11.47%) Architect
4 21 (9.63%) Server Engineer
5 17 (7.80%) Consultant
5 17 (7.80%) Windows Engineer
6 16 (7.34%) Analyst
6 16 (7.34%) Infrastructure Architect
6 16 (7.34%) Systems Engineer
7 14 (6.42%) Support Engineer
8 13 (5.96%) VMware Specialist
9 11 (5.05%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 11 (5.05%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
9 11 (5.05%) Senior VMware Engineer
9 11 (5.05%) Virtualisation Engineer
9 11 (5.05%) Windows Server Engineer
10 10 (4.59%) Senior Systems Engineer
11 9 (4.13%) Active Directory Engineer
11 9 (4.13%) SAN Specialist
11 9 (4.13%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (3.21%) Middleware
2 2 (0.92%) ActiveMQ
2 2 (0.92%) LAMP
2 2 (0.92%) RabbitMQ
2 2 (0.92%) Web Services
3 1 (0.46%) 802.1X
3 1 (0.46%) FIX Protocol
3 1 (0.46%) REST
3 1 (0.46%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 71 (32.57%) Data Centre
2 21 (9.63%) EMC VNX
3 17 (7.80%) VCE vBlock
4 15 (6.88%) Replication
5 11 (5.05%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (5.05%) Computer Science
6 10 (4.59%) Clustering
7 9 (4.13%) Enterprise Storage
8 8 (3.67%) FlexPod
9 7 (3.21%) Public Cloud
10 5 (2.29%) EMC VMAX
10 5 (2.29%) Web 2.0
11 4 (1.83%) Enterprise Software
11 4 (1.83%) Hybrid Cloud
11 4 (1.83%) IBM XIV
12 3 (1.38%) Blackberry
12 3 (1.38%) CLARiiON
12 3 (1.38%) EqualLogic
12 3 (1.38%) FMCG
12 3 (1.38%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 138 (63.30%) Windows
2 89 (40.83%) Windows Server
3 63 (28.90%) Linux
4 58 (26.61%) Windows Server 2012
5 54 (24.77%) Windows Server 2008
6 21 (9.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 21 (9.63%) Windows Server 2003
7 20 (9.17%) Unix
8 14 (6.42%) Data ONTAP
9 8 (3.67%) AIX
10 6 (2.75%) Windows 7
10 6 (2.75%) Windows Phone
11 5 (2.29%) CentOS
12 3 (1.38%) Debian
12 3 (1.38%) Solaris
12 3 (1.38%) SUSE
12 3 (1.38%) VMS
12 3 (1.38%) Windows 8
13 2 (0.92%) Oracle Linux
13 2 (0.92%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (28.44%) ITIL
2 33 (15.14%) Migration
3 26 (11.93%) Project Management
4 22 (10.09%) Disaster Recovery
5 14 (6.42%) PRINCE2
6 12 (5.50%) TOGAF
7 11 (5.05%) Capacity Management
7 11 (5.05%) Converged Infrastructure
8 10 (4.59%) DevOps
9 9 (4.13%) Server Virtualisation
9 9 (4.13%) Time Management
10 7 (3.21%) Stakeholder Management
11 6 (2.75%) Agile Software Development
11 6 (2.75%) Business Continuity
11 6 (2.75%) Change Management
11 6 (2.75%) Data Migration
11 6 (2.75%) ERP
11 6 (2.75%) Mobile Device Management
11 6 (2.75%) Software Deployment
12 5 (2.29%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 43 (19.72%) SQL
2 35 (16.06%) PowerShell
3 10 (4.59%) Python
4 7 (3.21%) Java
4 7 (3.21%) Perl
5 6 (2.75%) Ruby
6 5 (2.29%) Bash Shell
6 5 (2.29%) C
7 4 (1.83%) PHP
8 3 (1.38%) Shell Script
8 3 (1.38%) VBScript
9 2 (0.92%) VB
10 1 (0.46%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 99 (45.41%) Microsoft Certification
2 72 (33.03%) MCSE
3 59 (27.06%) Cisco Certification
4 49 (22.48%) CCNA
5 43 (19.72%) MCSA
6 33 (15.14%) Security Cleared
7 30 (13.76%) SC Cleared
8 20 (9.17%) VCP5
9 19 (8.72%) CCNP
10 17 (7.80%) MCITP
11 16 (7.34%) Degree
12 12 (5.50%) MCP
13 10 (4.59%) VCAP
14 9 (4.13%) Citrix Certification
15 8 (3.67%) CISSP
16 7 (3.21%) BPSS Clearance
16 7 (3.21%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
17 6 (2.75%) VCP6
18 5 (2.29%) EMC Certification
18 5 (2.29%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.29%) COBIT
1 5 (2.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (2.29%) SLA
2 4 (1.83%) PCI DSS
2 4 (1.83%) QA
3 3 (1.38%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.46%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 143 (65.60%) VMware Infrastructure
2 101 (46.33%) Active Directory
3 84 (38.53%) vSphere
4 33 (15.14%) XenApp
5 32 (14.68%) VMware ESXi
6 29 (13.30%) VMware ESX
7 22 (10.09%) Hyper-V
8 14 (6.42%) vCloud
9 10 (4.59%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 9 (4.13%) EMC RecoverPoint
10 9 (4.13%) XenDesktop
11 7 (3.21%) NFS
11 7 (3.21%) UAG
12 6 (2.75%) ISA Server
13 3 (1.38%) Forefront TMG
13 3 (1.38%) KVM
13 3 (1.38%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 3 (1.38%) Veritas Cluster Server
13 3 (1.38%) Xen
14 2 (0.92%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 34 (15.60%) SCOM
2 21 (9.63%) SCCM
3 18 (8.26%) NetBackup
4 12 (5.50%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 9 (4.13%) Backup Exec
5 9 (4.13%) WSUS
6 7 (3.21%) Cisco UCCX
7 6 (2.75%) IBM BigFix
7 6 (2.75%) Tivoli
7 6 (2.75%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
8 5 (2.29%) vMotion
9 4 (1.83%) Ansible
9 4 (1.83%) Cacti
9 4 (1.83%) EMC NetWorker
9 4 (1.83%) Nagios
9 4 (1.83%) Puppet
10 3 (1.38%) SCOrch
10 3 (1.38%) vRealize
11 2 (0.92%) Graphite
11 2 (0.92%) SnapMirror
Vendors
1 218 (100.00%) VMware
2 112 (51.38%) Microsoft
3 92 (42.20%) Cisco
4 60 (27.52%) NetApp
5 58 (26.61%) EMC
6 55 (25.23%) Citrix
7 46 (21.10%) HP
8 34 (15.60%) IBM
9 32 (14.68%) Dell
10 30 (13.76%) Red Hat
11 21 (9.63%) Oracle
12 19 (8.72%) CommVault
13 11 (5.05%) SolarWinds
13 11 (5.05%) Symantec
14 9 (4.13%) F5
14 9 (4.13%) Veeam
15 8 (3.67%) Hitachi
15 8 (3.67%) Intel
15 8 (3.67%) Sophos
16 7 (3.21%) 3PAR
London
onezeero.
Rate: £300 - £325 per day
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £300 - £340 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Worthing, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £competitive day rate
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Networking People
Rate: £280 - £305 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Slough
Lawrence Harvey
Rate: £300.00 - £350.00 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Cyber Team
Rate: From £300 to £310 per day 3 Month Contract
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £350.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 23 days ago
Leeds
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Rate: £475 - £500 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
Berkshire
TDA Group
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 11 days ago