The table below looks at the statistics for VMware Certified Professional (VCP) in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds 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 27 June 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
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Rank 104 87 87
Rank change year-on-year
-17 0
Contract jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 7 19 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.47% 1.24% 0.086%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.82% 8.33% 0.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 10 0
Median daily rate £425 £375 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.75 - £34.25
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
West Yorkshire

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

Qualifications Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
248 228 128
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 16.56% 14.92% 11.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 164 151 80
Median daily rate £420 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £253 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £425 £465
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 5
Median hourly rate £17.50 £12.25 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+42.85% -20.96%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.63 £24.12 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+18.67% +23.69%

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Leeds 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 Leeds

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

VMware Certified Professional (VCP) Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

VMware Certified Professional (VCP) Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 Leeds region with a requirement for VMware Certified Professional (VCP).

1 11 (100.00%) VMware
2 9 (81.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (72.73%) Data Centre
4 7 (63.64%) SAN
4 7 (63.64%) Windows
5 6 (54.55%) Cisco
5 6 (54.55%) HP
5 6 (54.55%) Windows Server
6 5 (45.45%) CCNP
6 5 (45.45%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (45.45%) Linux
6 5 (45.45%) SQL
6 5 (45.45%) Internet
7 4 (36.36%) Firewall
7 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
7 4 (36.36%) ITIL
7 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
7 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (36.36%) NAS
7 4 (36.36%) Load Balancing
7 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (27.27%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (27.27%) ServiceNow
8 3 (27.27%) Enterprise Storage
8 3 (27.27%) vCloud
8 3 (27.27%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
8 3 (27.27%) Fortinet
8 3 (27.27%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (27.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (27.27%) CCIE

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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 2 (18.18%) Apache
1 2 (18.18%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) IaaS
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (63.64%) SAN
2 5 (45.45%) Internet
3 4 (36.36%) Firewall
3 4 (36.36%) NAS
4 3 (27.27%) DNS
4 3 (27.27%) VPN
5 2 (18.18%) BGP
5 2 (18.18%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (18.18%) EIGRP
5 2 (18.18%) LAN
5 2 (18.18%) MPLS
5 2 (18.18%) OSPF
5 2 (18.18%) SSL
5 2 (18.18%) WAN
6 1 (9.09%) FWSM
6 1 (9.09%) HSRP
6 1 (9.09%) Network Security
6 1 (9.09%) VRRP
6 1 (9.09%) VXLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
2 3 (27.27%) MySQL
2 3 (27.27%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (27.27%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (18.18%) Informix
3 2 (18.18%) MongoDB
3 2 (18.18%) RDBMS
3 2 (18.18%) Relational Database
4 1 (9.09%) Big Data
4 1 (9.09%) Hadoop
4 1 (9.09%) NoSQL
4 1 (9.09%) Redis
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Git (software)
1 2 (18.18%) Hudson
1 2 (18.18%) Jenkins
1 2 (18.18%) JIRA
1 2 (18.18%) Subversion
2 1 (9.09%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 3 (27.27%) Games
1 3 (27.27%) Legal
2 2 (18.18%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Network Engineer
1 3 (27.27%) Operations Engineer
1 3 (27.27%) VMware Engineer
1 3 (27.27%) Windows Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Consultant
2 2 (18.18%) Design Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Network Design Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) VMware Consultant
2 2 (18.18%) Wintel Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Cisco Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Cloud Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Server Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Virtualisation Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) ActiveMQ
1 2 (18.18%) LAMP
1 2 (18.18%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (9.09%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 8 (72.73%) Data Centre
2 3 (27.27%) Enterprise Storage
2 3 (27.27%) Public Cloud
2 3 (27.27%) Replication
3 2 (18.18%) CLARiiON
3 2 (18.18%) Clustering
3 2 (18.18%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 2 (18.18%) Hybrid Cloud
3 2 (18.18%) IBM XIV
3 2 (18.18%) Management Information System
4 1 (9.09%) Digital Media
4 1 (9.09%) Symmetrix
Operating Systems
1 7 (63.64%) Windows
2 6 (54.55%) Windows Server
3 5 (45.45%) Linux
4 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (27.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (18.18%) Unix
7 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) ITIL
1 4 (36.36%) Load Balancing
2 2 (18.18%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (18.18%) Change Management
2 2 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (18.18%) DDoS Mitigation
2 2 (18.18%) High Availability
2 2 (18.18%) Network Design
2 2 (18.18%) SIEM
2 2 (18.18%) Virtual Environments
3 1 (9.09%) Analytics
3 1 (9.09%) Budgeting and Forecasting
3 1 (9.09%) Build Automation
3 1 (9.09%) CRM
3 1 (9.09%) Information Security
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Monitoring
3 1 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (9.09%) Project Management
3 1 (9.09%) TOGAF
3 1 (9.09%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) SQL
2 3 (27.27%) PHP
3 2 (18.18%) Bash Shell
3 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
3 2 (18.18%) Perl
3 2 (18.18%) Shell Script
4 1 (9.09%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) CCNP
1 5 (45.45%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (27.27%) CCIE
2 3 (27.27%) MCSA
2 3 (27.27%) MCSE
2 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (27.27%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (18.18%) CCDE
3 2 (18.18%) CCSP
3 2 (18.18%) CISSP
4 1 (9.09%) CCNA
4 1 (9.09%) Degree
System Software
1 9 (81.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (27.27%) vCloud
3 2 (18.18%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (18.18%) VMware ESX
4 1 (9.09%) Docker
4 1 (9.09%) Hyper-V
4 1 (9.09%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 1 (9.09%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (27.27%) NetBackup
2 2 (18.18%) Cacti
2 2 (18.18%) Graphite
2 2 (18.18%) Nagios
2 2 (18.18%) Network Intrusion Detection System
2 2 (18.18%) Opsview
2 2 (18.18%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (9.09%) Ansible
3 1 (9.09%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (9.09%) Puppet
3 1 (9.09%) Salt
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) VMware
2 6 (54.55%) Cisco
2 6 (54.55%) HP
3 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
4 3 (27.27%) Citrix
4 3 (27.27%) CommVault
4 3 (27.27%) Fortinet
4 3 (27.27%) iManage
4 3 (27.27%) Palo Alto
4 3 (27.27%) Red Hat
4 3 (27.27%) Reuters
4 3 (27.27%) ServiceNow
4 3 (27.27%) Veritas
4 3 (27.27%) Zerto
5 2 (18.18%) EMC
5 2 (18.18%) F5
5 2 (18.18%) IBM
5 2 (18.18%) NetApp
5 2 (18.18%) SolarWinds
6 1 (9.09%) Dell