The table below looks at the statistics for VMware Certified Professional (VCP) in IT contracts advertised for the Lancashire 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 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Rank 42 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 4 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 1.33% - -
As % of the Qualifications category 4.08% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £186 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £345 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.69% -1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £45.50 £24.50
% change year-on-year
- +85.71%
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
North West

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

Qualifications Category
Lancashire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
98 109 94
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 32.67% 26.27% 21.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 65 44
Median daily rate £420 £437 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.89% +24.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £231 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £900 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £392 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.51% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 15 10
Median hourly rate £41.13 £40.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.81% +23.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £29.49 £27.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £50.00 £82.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- +57.14%

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Lancashire 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 Lancashire

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

VMware Certified Professional (VCP) Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Daily Rate Histogram in Lancashire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) across the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016.

VMware Certified Professional (VCP) Daily Rate Histogram in Lancashire

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

VMware Certified Professional (VCP) Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 Lancashire region with a requirement for VMware Certified Professional (VCP).

1 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) ITIL
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (100.00%) MCSE
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
1 5 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (80.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (80.00%) SCCM
2 4 (80.00%) SCOM
2 4 (80.00%) Backup Exec
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (80.00%) McAfee ePO
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (80.00%) Infrastructure Management
2 4 (80.00%) Canon
2 4 (80.00%) SAN
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (80.00%) Symantec
2 4 (80.00%) Intel Security
2 4 (80.00%) CCNA
2 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (80.00%) Dell
2 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) MS Visio
2 4 (80.00%) LAN
2 4 (80.00%) WAN
2 4 (80.00%) VPN
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire 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 4 (80.00%) IIS
2 1 (20.00%) Apache
Applications
1 4 (80.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 4 (80.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) LAN
1 4 (80.00%) SAN
1 4 (80.00%) VPN
1 4 (80.00%) WAN
2 1 (20.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) MySQL
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database 12c
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) IT Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) DBA
3 1 (20.00%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle DBA
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle SQL Server DBA
3 1 (20.00%) SAN Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) SQL DBA
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server DBA
3 1 (20.00%) VMware Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Wintel Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
1 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (20.00%) LAMP
1 1 (20.00%) SOAP
1 1 (20.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) AS400
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Licensing
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
1 4 (80.00%) Windows Server
1 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (20.00%) CentOS
2 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) ITIL
2 4 (80.00%) Infrastructure Management
2 4 (80.00%) Technical Analysis
3 3 (60.00%) Time Management
4 1 (20.00%) ITIL V3
4 1 (20.00%) ITSM
4 1 (20.00%) Service Management
4 1 (20.00%) Software Licensing
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) PHP
2 1 (20.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (20.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) MCSE
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (80.00%) CCNA
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (20.00%) CESG Certified Professional
3 1 (20.00%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (20.00%) MCSA
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (40.00%) VMware ESX
3 2 (40.00%) vSphere
4 1 (20.00%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 4 (80.00%) Backup Exec
1 4 (80.00%) McAfee ePO
1 4 (80.00%) SCCM
1 4 (80.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) Canon
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco
2 4 (80.00%) Dell
2 4 (80.00%) Intel Security
2 4 (80.00%) Symantec
3 3 (60.00%) EqualLogic
3 3 (60.00%) Veeam
4 1 (20.00%) Citrix
4 1 (20.00%) HP
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle