The first table below looks at the demand for VMware Certified Professional (VCP) in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire 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 18 April 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 Hampshire 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Rank 109 113 93
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -20
Contract jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 3 4 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.14% 0.23% 0.44%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.37% 0.73% 1.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 6
Average daily rate £355 £348 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.15% +26.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £339 £283 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £371 £402 £369
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £295 £323
% change year-on-year
+18.64% -8.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.25 £27.00 -
% change year-on-year
+26.85% -
Qualifications Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
812 549 637
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 39.11% 32.18% 34.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 390 334 306
Average daily rate £340 £353 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.54% +0.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £240 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £467 £475 £485
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £360
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 40 36
Average hourly rate £45.00 £25.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+80.00% -16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £12.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £58.80 £39.60 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £23.75 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-24.21% -5.00%
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
South East

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

VMware Certified Professional (VCP) Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

VMware Certified Professional (VCP) Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

VMware Certified Professional (VCP) Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Southampton -8 2 £335 +21.81% 2
Basingstoke - 1 £375 - 1
Portsmouth - - - -
Farnborough - - - -
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
South East

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) ITIL
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (75.00%) VCP5
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (50.00%) vCloud
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (50.00%) vSphere
3 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (50.00%) MCSE
3 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (50.00%) Intel
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (50.00%) CCNP
3 2 (50.00%) CCNA
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (25.00%) Mainframe
4 1 (25.00%) Finance
4 1 (25.00%) Migration
4 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (25.00%) EMC
4 1 (25.00%) VMware ESX
4 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis
4 1 (25.00%) SAN
4 1 (25.00%) NetApp
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (25.00%) Linux
4 1 (25.00%) VLAN

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) SAN
1 1 (25.00%) VLAN
1 1 (25.00%) iSCSI
1 1 (25.00%) Fibre Channel
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Designer
1 2 (50.00%) Infrastructure Designer
2 1 (25.00%) Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Virtualisation Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Integration Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Budget Control
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) VCP5
2 2 (50.00%) MCSE
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (50.00%) CCNP
2 2 (50.00%) CCNA
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (50.00%) vCloud
2 2 (50.00%) vSphere
3 1 (25.00%) VMware ESX
3 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) Intel
3 1 (25.00%) EMC
3 1 (25.00%) NetApp
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft