The table below looks at the statistics for VMware Certified Professional (VCP) in IT contracts advertised for the London 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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Rank 385 373 385
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +12
Contract jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 49 60 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.22% 0.25% 0.19%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.27% 1.63% 1.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 37 28
Median daily rate £350 £370 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.40% -7.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £300 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £533
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £18.50 £23.50
% change year-on-year
+51.35% -21.27%
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
England

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

Qualifications Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
3868 3681 3810
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 17.47% 15.63% 16.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 2610 2417 2459
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £240 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £353
% change year-on-year
- +6.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 94 113
Median hourly rate £18.00 £22.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.18% +15.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.04 £13.17 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £52.17 £40.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.50 £24.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+22.91% +26.31%

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London 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 London

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

VMware Certified Professional (VCP) Daily Rate Trend in London

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) across the London region over the 3 months to 29 July 2016.

VMware Certified Professional (VCP) Daily Rate Histogram in London

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

VMware Certified Professional (VCP) Hourly Rate Trend in London

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) within the London region over the 3 months to 29 July 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +50 11 £354 -9.29% 1
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 London region with a requirement for VMware Certified Professional (VCP).

1 86 (100.00%) VMware
2 54 (62.79%) Windows
3 49 (56.98%) Active Directory
4 45 (52.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 39 (45.35%) Microsoft
5 39 (45.35%) SAN
6 36 (41.86%) Citrix
6 36 (41.86%) Microsoft Certification
6 36 (41.86%) vSphere
6 36 (41.86%) Windows Server
7 34 (39.53%) Cisco
8 30 (34.88%) SCOM
9 29 (33.72%) Firewall
10 28 (32.56%) DNS
10 28 (32.56%) MCSE
10 28 (32.56%) XenApp
11 26 (30.23%) Windows Server 2012
12 25 (29.07%) MS Exchange
12 25 (29.07%) HP
13 23 (26.74%) ITIL
14 22 (25.58%) SCCM
14 22 (25.58%) Windows Server 2008
14 22 (25.58%) Cisco Certification
14 22 (25.58%) NetApp
15 21 (24.42%) MS Excel
15 21 (24.42%) Exchange Server 2010
16 20 (23.26%) Data Centre
17 19 (22.09%) VLAN
18 18 (20.93%) VMware ESXi
19 17 (19.77%) NetScaler

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 25 (29.07%) MS Exchange
2 21 (24.42%) Exchange Server 2010
3 11 (12.79%) SharePoint
3 11 (12.79%) Skype for Business
4 10 (11.63%) Exchange Server 2013
5 7 (8.14%) IIS
6 4 (4.65%) JBoss
7 2 (2.33%) Apache
7 2 (2.33%) Tomcat
7 2 (2.33%) WebSphere
8 1 (1.16%) OpenStack
8 1 (1.16%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 21 (24.42%) MS Excel
2 8 (9.30%) MS Project
3 4 (4.65%) MS Office
4 3 (3.49%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 14 (16.28%) Office 365
2 8 (9.30%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (6.98%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.16%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 39 (45.35%) SAN
2 29 (33.72%) Firewall
3 28 (32.56%) DNS
4 19 (22.09%) VLAN
5 17 (19.77%) NetScaler
6 15 (17.44%) DHCP
7 11 (12.79%) LAN
7 11 (12.79%) Network Security
8 10 (11.63%) WAN
9 8 (9.30%) Extranet
10 7 (8.14%) WLAN
11 6 (6.98%) Cisco IOS
11 6 (6.98%) TCP/IP
12 5 (5.81%) Cisco ASA
12 5 (5.81%) NAS
13 4 (4.65%) Cisco Nexus
14 3 (3.49%) IP Telephony
15 2 (2.33%) Fibre Channel
15 2 (2.33%) Internet
15 2 (2.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (18.60%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.65%) MySQL
3 2 (2.33%) DB2
3 2 (2.33%) Oracle Exadata
3 2 (2.33%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.16%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.16%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (2.33%) Jenkins
General
1 9 (10.47%) Finance
2 5 (5.81%) Back Office
3 3 (3.49%) Legal
3 3 (3.49%) Retail
3 3 (3.49%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.33%) Advertising
4 2 (2.33%) Banking
5 1 (1.16%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.16%) Front Office
5 1 (1.16%) Publishing
5 1 (1.16%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 32 (37.21%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 23 (26.74%) VMware Engineer
3 17 (19.77%) Server Engineer
4 14 (16.28%) Systems Engineer
4 14 (16.28%) Windows Engineer
5 11 (12.79%) Windows Server Engineer
6 9 (10.47%) Citrix Engineer
6 9 (10.47%) Senior Server Engineer
6 9 (10.47%) Senior Systems Engineer
7 8 (9.30%) Architect
7 8 (9.30%) Desktop Engineer
7 8 (9.30%) Senior Desktop Engineer
8 6 (6.98%) Analyst
8 6 (6.98%) Cisco Engineer
8 6 (6.98%) Citrix Server Engineer
8 6 (6.98%) Citrix Systems Engineer
8 6 (6.98%) Consultant
8 6 (6.98%) Senior VMware Engineer
8 6 (6.98%) Windows Systems Engineer
9 5 (5.81%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.33%) Middleware
2 1 (1.16%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 20 (23.26%) Data Centre
2 8 (9.30%) Replication
3 4 (4.65%) VCE vBlock
4 2 (2.33%) Clustering
4 2 (2.33%) EMC VNX
4 2 (2.33%) FMCG
4 2 (2.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (2.33%) IBM XIV
4 2 (2.33%) Private Cloud
4 2 (2.33%) Public Cloud
4 2 (2.33%) Web 2.0
5 1 (1.16%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.16%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.16%) Blog
5 1 (1.16%) Hedge funds
5 1 (1.16%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (1.16%) iPhone
5 1 (1.16%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (1.16%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 54 (62.79%) Windows
2 36 (41.86%) Windows Server
3 26 (30.23%) Windows Server 2012
4 22 (25.58%) Windows Server 2008
5 16 (18.60%) Linux
6 8 (9.30%) Windows Phone
7 6 (6.98%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (5.81%) Unix
8 5 (5.81%) Windows 7
9 4 (4.65%) Data ONTAP
9 4 (4.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 3 (3.49%) Solaris
11 2 (2.33%) AIX
11 2 (2.33%) Debian
11 2 (2.33%) SUSE
11 2 (2.33%) Ubuntu
11 2 (2.33%) Windows 8
12 1 (1.16%) Android
12 1 (1.16%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (26.74%) ITIL
2 17 (19.77%) Migration
3 14 (16.28%) Project Management
4 11 (12.79%) Disaster Recovery
4 11 (12.79%) PRINCE2
5 8 (9.30%) Business Continuity
5 8 (9.30%) Capacity Management
5 8 (9.30%) Mobile Device Management
5 8 (9.30%) Server Virtualisation
5 8 (9.30%) Software Deployment
6 7 (8.14%) Infrastructure Management
7 6 (6.98%) Infrastructure Monitoring
7 6 (6.98%) Root Cause Analysis
7 6 (6.98%) TOGAF
8 5 (5.81%) Performance Monitoring
8 5 (5.81%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (4.65%) Capacity Planning
9 4 (4.65%) DevOps
9 4 (4.65%) Problem Management
10 3 (3.49%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 14 (16.28%) PowerShell
2 10 (11.63%) SQL
3 4 (4.65%) Perl
4 2 (2.33%) Bash Shell
4 2 (2.33%) Java
4 2 (2.33%) PHP
4 2 (2.33%) Python
5 1 (1.16%) VB
Qualifications
1 36 (41.86%) Microsoft Certification
2 28 (32.56%) MCSE
3 22 (25.58%) Cisco Certification
4 17 (19.77%) CCNA
5 10 (11.63%) MCSA
6 5 (5.81%) CCNP
6 5 (5.81%) MCP
7 3 (3.49%) Citrix Certification
7 3 (3.49%) MCTS
8 2 (2.33%) CISSP
8 2 (2.33%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (2.33%) Microsoft Certified Architect
8 2 (2.33%) Microsoft Certified Master
8 2 (2.33%) NCDA
8 2 (2.33%) NCIE
8 2 (2.33%) Sun Certification
8 2 (2.33%) VCAP
8 2 (2.33%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (1.16%) BPSS Clearance
9 1 (1.16%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.33%) COBIT
1 2 (2.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (2.33%) SLA
2 1 (1.16%) QA
System Software
1 49 (56.98%) Active Directory
2 45 (52.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 36 (41.86%) vSphere
4 28 (32.56%) XenApp
5 18 (20.93%) VMware ESXi
6 9 (10.47%) UAG
7 8 (9.30%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 8 (9.30%) DFS Replication
7 8 (9.30%) XenDesktop
8 7 (8.14%) Hyper-V
8 7 (8.14%) VMware ESX
8 7 (8.14%) VMware Server
9 4 (4.65%) Xen
10 2 (2.33%) KVM
10 2 (2.33%) NFS
10 2 (2.33%) Postfix
10 2 (2.33%) Squid
10 2 (2.33%) vCloud
10 2 (2.33%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 2 (2.33%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 30 (34.88%) SCOM
2 22 (25.58%) SCCM
3 9 (10.47%) Cisco UCCX
4 8 (9.30%) Backup Exec
4 8 (9.30%) IBM BigFix
4 8 (9.30%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
5 7 (8.14%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 7 (8.14%) SCVMM
6 3 (3.49%) AirWatch
6 3 (3.49%) SCOrch
6 3 (3.49%) Tivoli
6 3 (3.49%) WSUS
7 2 (2.33%) Ansible
7 2 (2.33%) Cacti
7 2 (2.33%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 2 (2.33%) Nagios
7 2 (2.33%) Puppet
7 2 (2.33%) SnapMirror
8 1 (1.16%) Cisco UCCE
8 1 (1.16%) DameWare
Vendors
1 86 (100.00%) VMware
2 39 (45.35%) Microsoft
3 36 (41.86%) Citrix
4 34 (39.53%) Cisco
5 25 (29.07%) HP
6 22 (25.58%) NetApp
7 14 (16.28%) IBM
8 12 (13.95%) EMC
9 11 (12.79%) Dell
10 10 (11.63%) Symantec
11 7 (8.14%) Oracle
11 7 (8.14%) Red Hat
11 7 (8.14%) SolarWinds
12 6 (6.98%) CheckPoint
12 6 (6.98%) Dell Compellent
13 3 (3.49%) Veeam
14 2 (2.33%) F5
14 2 (2.33%) Juniper
14 2 (2.33%) Veritas
15 1 (1.16%) Hyperion
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