The table below looks at the statistics for VMware Certified Professional (VCP) in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire 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 17 December 2014 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.

Location
3 months to
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Rank 61 65 81
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +16
Contract jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 3 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.44% 0.32% 0.11%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.73% 1.48% 0.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 0
Average daily rate
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£510 £311 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+63.85% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +13.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 - -
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Hertfordshire region.

Qualifications Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
110 135 159
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 16.25% 21.29% 17.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 54 72
Average daily rate £425 £350 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £268 £226
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £450 £496
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 6 17
Average hourly rate £15.29 £14.00 £28.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.21% -50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £11.00 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.56 £34.00 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £22.90
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -23.58%

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

VMware Certified Professional (VCP) Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

VMware Certified Professional (VCP) Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

VMware Certified Professional (VCP) Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

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 Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 17 December 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
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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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stevenage - 3 £510 -
Letchworth - - - -
Rickmansworth - - - -
St Albans - - - -
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) NetApp
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) Citrix
2 4 (80.00%) LDAP
2 4 (80.00%) NFS
2 4 (80.00%) DNS
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco
2 4 (80.00%) Replication
2 4 (80.00%) iSCSI
2 4 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (80.00%) VMware ESXi
2 4 (80.00%) vSphere
2 4 (80.00%) Capacity Planning
3 3 (60.00%) Puppet
3 3 (60.00%) REST
3 3 (60.00%) vCloud
3 3 (60.00%) NetScaler
3 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (60.00%) Performance Monitoring
3 3 (60.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (60.00%) Online Games
3 3 (60.00%) SCOM
3 3 (60.00%) Games
3 3 (60.00%) Network Load Balancing
3 3 (60.00%) SLA
3 3 (60.00%) Linux
3 3 (60.00%) SOAP
3 3 (60.00%) Dell

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

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 1 (20.00%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) LDAP
1 4 (80.00%) DNS
1 4 (80.00%) iSCSI
2 3 (60.00%) NetScaler
2 3 (60.00%) BIG-IP
3 2 (40.00%) SAN
4 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (20.00%) DHCP
4 1 (20.00%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (60.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Cloud Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Wintel Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) VMware Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Specialist
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) REST
1 3 (60.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Replication
2 3 (60.00%) Online Games
3 1 (20.00%) PKI
3 1 (20.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (60.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (60.00%) Linux
4 1 (20.00%) Windows XP
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Capacity Planning
2 3 (60.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 3 (60.00%) Network Load Balancing
3 1 (20.00%) Problem Management
3 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (20.00%) Load Balancing
3 1 (20.00%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (20.00%) Perl
1 1 (20.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) NFS
1 4 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (80.00%) VMware ESXi
1 4 (80.00%) vSphere
2 3 (60.00%) vCloud
3 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
4 1 (20.00%) VMFS
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) Puppet
1 3 (60.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) NetApp
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) Citrix
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco
3 3 (60.00%) Dell
3 3 (60.00%) Red Hat
4 1 (20.00%) HP
4 1 (20.00%) IBM
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft