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 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Rank 396 383 401
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +18
Contract jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 47 56 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.21% 0.24% 0.16%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.16% 1.50% 1.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 34 28
Median daily rate £433 £400 £373
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.12% +7.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £307 £304 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £472 £458
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £349
% change year-on-year
- +7.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £21.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.50 £21.00 £23.50
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -10.63%
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
4043 3723 3877
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 17.71% 15.91% 15.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 2571 2482 2576
Median daily rate £450 £433 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.04% +1.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £277 £255 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £584
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £390 £365
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +6.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 65 77
Median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.04 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £28.66 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £23.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+17.89% +18.75%

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 September 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 September 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 +8 6 £331 -15.06% 3
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 September 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).

1 102 (100.00%) VMware
2 63 (61.76%) Windows
3 62 (60.78%) Active Directory
4 48 (47.06%) VMware Infrastructure
5 45 (44.12%) SAN
6 42 (41.18%) Windows Server
7 41 (40.20%) Cisco
8 40 (39.22%) Microsoft
8 40 (39.22%) Microsoft Certification
9 39 (38.24%) Citrix
9 39 (38.24%) DNS
10 37 (36.27%) vSphere
11 34 (33.33%) SCOM
11 34 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
12 29 (28.43%) MCSE
12 29 (28.43%) Windows Server 2012
13 28 (27.45%) Firewall
14 27 (26.47%) HP
15 26 (25.49%) ITIL
15 26 (25.49%) SCCM
16 25 (24.51%) XenApp
17 24 (23.53%) Data Centre
18 23 (22.55%) Windows Server 2008
18 23 (22.55%) DHCP
19 21 (20.59%) MS Excel
20 20 (19.61%) MS Exchange
21 19 (18.63%) Linux
21 19 (18.63%) NetApp
21 19 (18.63%) VMware ESXi
22 18 (17.65%) Finance

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 20 (19.61%) MS Exchange
2 16 (15.69%) Exchange Server 2010
2 16 (15.69%) SharePoint
3 11 (10.78%) Skype for Business
4 9 (8.82%) Exchange Server 2013
5 8 (7.84%) IIS
6 4 (3.92%) OpenStack
7 3 (2.94%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (1.96%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 2 (1.96%) Apache
8 2 (1.96%) JBoss
8 2 (1.96%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.98%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 21 (20.59%) MS Excel
2 8 (7.84%) MS Project
3 4 (3.92%) MS Office
4 3 (2.94%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 15 (14.71%) Office 365
2 11 (10.78%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (8.82%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (3.92%) SaaS
5 3 (2.94%) Google Cloud Platform
5 3 (2.94%) IaaS
5 3 (2.94%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 45 (44.12%) SAN
2 39 (38.24%) DNS
3 28 (27.45%) Firewall
4 23 (22.55%) DHCP
5 17 (16.67%) VLAN
6 13 (12.75%) NetScaler
7 10 (9.80%) LAN
7 10 (9.80%) NAS
7 10 (9.80%) Network Security
7 10 (9.80%) VPN
7 10 (9.80%) WAN
8 8 (7.84%) Extranet
8 8 (7.84%) TCP/IP
9 7 (6.86%) WLAN
10 6 (5.88%) Cisco IOS
11 5 (4.90%) Cisco ASA
12 4 (3.92%) HTTP
13 3 (2.94%) IP Telephony
13 3 (2.94%) iSCSI
14 2 (1.96%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (15.69%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.96%) CouchDB
2 2 (1.96%) MongoDB
2 2 (1.96%) MySQL
2 2 (1.96%) Redis
3 1 (0.98%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.98%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (1.96%) Jenkins
General
1 18 (17.65%) Finance
2 11 (10.78%) Back Office
3 8 (7.84%) Financial Institution
4 4 (3.92%) Advertising
5 3 (2.94%) Legal
5 3 (2.94%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.96%) Banking
7 1 (0.98%) Front Office
7 1 (0.98%) Retail
7 1 (0.98%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 31 (30.39%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 21 (20.59%) VMware Engineer
3 16 (15.69%) Server Engineer
3 16 (15.69%) Systems Engineer
4 14 (13.73%) Architect
5 13 (12.75%) Windows Engineer
6 11 (10.78%) Administrator
7 10 (9.80%) 3rd Line Support
7 10 (9.80%) Windows Server Engineer
8 9 (8.82%) Citrix Engineer
8 9 (8.82%) Senior Server Engineer
8 9 (8.82%) Senior Systems Engineer
9 8 (7.84%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 8 (7.84%) Desktop Engineer
9 8 (7.84%) Senior Desktop Engineer
10 7 (6.86%) VMWare Administrator
10 7 (6.86%) Wintel Support
11 6 (5.88%) Citrix Systems Engineer
11 6 (5.88%) Senior VMware Engineer
11 6 (5.88%) Windows Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.96%) AngularJS
1 2 (1.96%) CSS
1 2 (1.96%) HTML
1 2 (1.96%) J2EE
1 2 (1.96%) jQuery
1 2 (1.96%) Memcached
1 2 (1.96%) REST
1 2 (1.96%) Spring
2 1 (0.98%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 24 (23.53%) Data Centre
2 8 (7.84%) Hedge funds
2 8 (7.84%) VCE vBlock
3 7 (6.86%) Replication
4 2 (1.96%) Clustering
4 2 (1.96%) Hybrid Cloud
4 2 (1.96%) IBM XIV
4 2 (1.96%) Private Cloud
4 2 (1.96%) Virtual Team
5 1 (0.98%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (0.98%) Blog
5 1 (0.98%) Digital Media
5 1 (0.98%) EMC VNX
5 1 (0.98%) FlexPod
5 1 (0.98%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (0.98%) NHS
5 1 (0.98%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 63 (61.76%) Windows
2 42 (41.18%) Windows Server
3 29 (28.43%) Windows Server 2012
4 23 (22.55%) Windows Server 2008
5 19 (18.63%) Linux
6 8 (7.84%) Windows Phone
6 8 (7.84%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (4.90%) Unix
8 4 (3.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (2.94%) Solaris
9 3 (2.94%) Windows 7
10 2 (1.96%) Debian
10 2 (1.96%) SUSE
10 2 (1.96%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.98%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (25.49%) ITIL
2 17 (16.67%) Migration
3 16 (15.69%) Project Management
4 11 (10.78%) Capacity Planning
4 11 (10.78%) PRINCE2
5 9 (8.82%) Capacity Management
5 9 (8.82%) Disaster Recovery
5 9 (8.82%) Server Patching
6 8 (7.84%) Business Continuity
6 8 (7.84%) Mobile Device Management
6 8 (7.84%) Server Virtualisation
6 8 (7.84%) Software Deployment
7 7 (6.86%) Infrastructure Management
8 6 (5.88%) DevOps
8 6 (5.88%) Infrastructure Monitoring
9 5 (4.90%) Continuous Delivery
9 5 (4.90%) Performance Monitoring
9 5 (4.90%) Root Cause Analysis
9 5 (4.90%) Stakeholder Management
10 4 (3.92%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 16 (15.69%) PowerShell
2 9 (8.82%) SQL
3 5 (4.90%) Perl
4 3 (2.94%) Java
4 3 (2.94%) JavaScript
4 3 (2.94%) PHP
5 2 (1.96%) Bash Shell
5 2 (1.96%) Python
6 1 (0.98%) VB
6 1 (0.98%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 40 (39.22%) Microsoft Certification
2 34 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 29 (28.43%) MCSE
4 17 (16.67%) CCNA
5 10 (9.80%) VCAP
6 7 (6.86%) CISSP
6 7 (6.86%) MCSA
6 7 (6.86%) VCP5
6 7 (6.86%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
7 5 (4.90%) CCNP
7 5 (4.90%) MCP
7 5 (4.90%) VCP6
8 4 (3.92%) MCITP
8 4 (3.92%) Security Cleared
9 3 (2.94%) (ISC)2 CCSP
9 3 (2.94%) AWS Certification
9 3 (2.94%) DV Cleared
9 3 (2.94%) MCTS
10 2 (1.96%) Citrix Certification
10 2 (1.96%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (9.80%) SLA
2 3 (2.94%) QA
3 1 (0.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.98%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.98%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 62 (60.78%) Active Directory
2 48 (47.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 37 (36.27%) vSphere
4 25 (24.51%) XenApp
5 19 (18.63%) VMware ESXi
6 12 (11.76%) VMware ESX
7 10 (9.80%) XenDesktop
8 9 (8.82%) UAG
9 8 (7.84%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 8 (7.84%) DFS Replication
10 7 (6.86%) VMware Server
11 5 (4.90%) vCloud
12 4 (3.92%) Hyper-V
12 4 (3.92%) Xen
13 3 (2.94%) NFS
13 3 (2.94%) Veritas Cluster Server
14 2 (1.96%) KVM
14 2 (1.96%) Postfix
14 2 (1.96%) Squid
14 2 (1.96%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 34 (33.33%) SCOM
2 26 (25.49%) SCCM
3 8 (7.84%) Backup Exec
3 8 (7.84%) IBM BigFix
3 8 (7.84%) NetBackup
3 8 (7.84%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
4 7 (6.86%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 7 (6.86%) SCVMM
5 5 (4.90%) Cisco UCCX
5 5 (4.90%) PowerCLI
6 4 (3.92%) vRealize
7 3 (2.94%) AirWatch
7 3 (2.94%) WSUS
8 2 (1.96%) Ansible
8 2 (1.96%) Cacti
8 2 (1.96%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 2 (1.96%) Nagios
8 2 (1.96%) Puppet
8 2 (1.96%) SCOrch
9 1 (0.98%) DameWare
Vendors
1 102 (100.00%) VMware
2 41 (40.20%) Cisco
3 40 (39.22%) Microsoft
4 39 (38.24%) Citrix
5 27 (26.47%) HP
6 19 (18.63%) NetApp
7 15 (14.71%) IBM
8 14 (13.73%) EMC
9 13 (12.75%) Symantec
10 8 (7.84%) Veritas
11 7 (6.86%) Oracle
11 7 (6.86%) SolarWinds
12 6 (5.88%) CheckPoint
12 6 (5.88%) Dell
13 5 (4.90%) Red Hat
14 4 (3.92%) Google
15 3 (2.94%) arcserve
16 2 (1.96%) Adobe
16 2 (1.96%) hybris
16 2 (1.96%) Juniper
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