The table below looks at the statistics for VMware Certified Professional (VCP) in IT contracts advertised for the Liverpool 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 11 February 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.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Rank 32 - 20
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 3 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 1.29% - 0.81%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.76% - 3.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Average daily rate £425 - £370
UK excluding London average daily rate £353 £400 £370
% change year-on-year
-11.87% +8.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.25 £29.00 -
% change year-on-year
+90.51% -
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Merseyside

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

Qualifications Category
Liverpool
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
63 65 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 27.16% 31.40% 25.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 40 19
Average daily rate £425 £453 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.07% +13.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £334 £250 £364
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £700 £580
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £351
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +6.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Average hourly rate £16.50 - £15.77
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+90.47% +20.00%

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

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

VMware Certified Professional (VCP) Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

VMware Certified Professional (VCP) Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Liverpool 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 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) MCSE
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) EMC
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (66.67%) IIS
2 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (66.67%) vSphere
2 2 (66.67%) MCITP
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) SCCM
3 1 (33.33%) Puppet
3 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (33.33%) Analytics
3 1 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (33.33%) Ansible
3 1 (33.33%) DevOps
3 1 (33.33%) vRealize
3 1 (33.33%) LAN
3 1 (33.33%) WAN
3 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (33.33%) Unix
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) SAN
3 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 1 (33.33%) Apache
3 1 (33.33%) Tomcat

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

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Liverpool 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 (66.67%) IIS
2 1 (33.33%) Apache
2 1 (33.33%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) LAN
1 1 (33.33%) SAN
1 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
1 1 (33.33%) WAN
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Project Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Cloud Technical Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Unix
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Analytics
1 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
1 1 (33.33%) DevOps
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) MCITP
1 2 (66.67%) MCSE
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (66.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Ansible
1 1 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (33.33%) Puppet
1 1 (33.33%) SCCM
1 1 (33.33%) vRealize
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) EMC
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft