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 13 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Rank 389 350 373
Rank change year-on-year
-39 +23
Contract jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 19 56 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.091% 0.27% 0.15%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.50% 1.56% 0.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 31 15
Average daily rate £375 £350 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £220 £249
10% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £485 £680
UK excluding London average daily rate £353 £400 £370
% change year-on-year
-11.87% +8.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 4
Average hourly rate - £22.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -2.22%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £60.00 £29.00 -
% change year-on-year
+106.89% -
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
3815 3590 3784
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 18.29% 17.12% 17.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 2604 2398 2365
Average daily rate £450 £425 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £612 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £355
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 58 80 80
Average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -22.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.98 £14.00 £15.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £28.75 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £22.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+77.77% +28.57%

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 13 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) within the London region over the 3 months to 13 February 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Wembley - 1 £300 -
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
England

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

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 76 (100.00%) VMware
2 55 (72.37%) Windows
3 42 (55.26%) Cisco
4 41 (53.95%) Cisco Certification
5 38 (50.00%) CCNA
6 37 (48.68%) Data Centre
7 35 (46.05%) VMware Infrastructure
8 34 (44.74%) Active Directory
9 33 (43.42%) Microsoft
10 32 (42.11%) SAN
10 32 (42.11%) vSphere
11 31 (40.79%) Microsoft Certification
12 28 (36.84%) EMC
12 28 (36.84%) Windows Server
13 27 (35.53%) Cisco Nexus
14 25 (32.89%) Windows Server 2012
14 25 (32.89%) MCSE
15 24 (31.58%) Degree
16 23 (30.26%) MS Exchange
17 22 (28.95%) Firewall
18 20 (26.32%) Finance
18 20 (26.32%) ITIL
18 20 (26.32%) NetApp
19 19 (25.00%) Citrix
20 17 (22.37%) SQL
21 16 (21.05%) Linux
21 16 (21.05%) PowerShell
22 15 (19.74%) IIS
22 15 (19.74%) EMC VNX
23 14 (18.42%) MS Excel

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

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 23 (30.26%) MS Exchange
2 15 (19.74%) IIS
3 14 (18.42%) OpenStack
4 12 (15.79%) Exchange Server 2013
5 8 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (5.26%) WebSphere
7 1 (1.32%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 14 (18.42%) MS Excel
2 4 (5.26%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (5.26%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.32%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (5.26%) Relativity
Cloud Services
1 7 (9.21%) Office 365
2 6 (7.89%) SaaS
3 5 (6.58%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.32%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.32%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 32 (42.11%) SAN
2 27 (35.53%) Cisco Nexus
3 22 (28.95%) Firewall
4 11 (14.47%) NAS
4 11 (14.47%) VLAN
5 10 (13.16%) iSCSI
5 10 (13.16%) VPN
6 9 (11.84%) DHCP
6 9 (11.84%) DNS
6 9 (11.84%) FCoE
6 9 (11.84%) Fibre Channel
6 9 (11.84%) SMTP
6 9 (11.84%) SNMP
7 7 (9.21%) NetScaler
8 6 (7.89%) LAN
8 6 (7.89%) TCP/IP
9 5 (6.58%) Ethernet
9 5 (6.58%) FTP
9 5 (6.58%) SSL
9 5 (6.58%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (13.16%) Big Data
1 10 (13.16%) SQL Server
2 8 (10.53%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (6.58%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 20 (26.32%) Finance
2 9 (11.84%) Banking
3 5 (6.58%) Back Office
3 5 (6.58%) Financial Institution
4 2 (2.63%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.32%) Retail
Job Titles
1 29 (38.16%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 11 (14.47%) VMware Engineer
3 8 (10.53%) Administrator
3 8 (10.53%) Architect
4 7 (9.21%) Infrastructure Architect
4 7 (9.21%) Systems Administrator
5 6 (7.89%) Cisco Engineer
5 6 (7.89%) Consultant
5 6 (7.89%) Operations Engineer
5 6 (7.89%) Platform Engineer
6 5 (6.58%) Data Centre Engineer
6 5 (6.58%) Data Centre Operations Engineer
6 5 (6.58%) Exchange Administrator
7 4 (5.26%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
7 4 (5.26%) Junior
7 4 (5.26%) Technical Architect
7 4 (5.26%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
7 4 (5.26%) Windows Engineer
8 3 (3.95%) VMware Architect
8 3 (3.95%) VMware Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (7.89%) Web Services
2 1 (1.32%) FIX Protocol
2 1 (1.32%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 37 (48.68%) Data Centre
2 15 (19.74%) EMC VNX
3 13 (17.11%) Computer Science
4 10 (13.16%) Replication
5 7 (9.21%) Public Cloud
6 4 (5.26%) Client/Server
6 4 (5.26%) PKI
6 4 (5.26%) PMI
7 3 (3.95%) FlexPod
7 3 (3.95%) Management Information System
7 3 (3.95%) VCE vBlock
8 1 (1.32%) Blackberry
8 1 (1.32%) Blog
8 1 (1.32%) Clustering
8 1 (1.32%) Driving Licence
8 1 (1.32%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (1.32%) iPhone
8 1 (1.32%) Private Cloud
8 1 (1.32%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 55 (72.37%) Windows
2 28 (36.84%) Windows Server
3 25 (32.89%) Windows Server 2012
4 16 (21.05%) Linux
5 12 (15.79%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (6.58%) Data ONTAP
7 4 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (5.26%) Solaris
7 4 (5.26%) Unix
8 3 (3.95%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (2.63%) CentOS
10 1 (1.32%) Android
10 1 (1.32%) Ubuntu
10 1 (1.32%) Windows 2000
10 1 (1.32%) Windows 7
10 1 (1.32%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (26.32%) ITIL
2 8 (10.53%) Capacity Management
2 8 (10.53%) Network Management
2 8 (10.53%) Time Management
3 7 (9.21%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (6.58%) Migration
4 5 (6.58%) Presales
4 5 (6.58%) Process Management
4 5 (6.58%) Service Delivery
5 4 (5.26%) Analytics
5 4 (5.26%) Data Analytics
5 4 (5.26%) Data Architecture
5 4 (5.26%) E-Discovery
5 4 (5.26%) High Availability
5 4 (5.26%) PRINCE2
5 4 (5.26%) TOGAF
6 3 (3.95%) Data Migration
6 3 (3.95%) Infrastructure Management
6 3 (3.95%) Investment Management
6 3 (3.95%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 17 (22.37%) SQL
2 16 (21.05%) PowerShell
3 9 (11.84%) C
4 8 (10.53%) Python
5 4 (5.26%) Bash Shell
5 4 (5.26%) Korn
5 4 (5.26%) Shell Script
6 3 (3.95%) VBScript
7 2 (2.63%) Java
Qualifications
1 41 (53.95%) Cisco Certification
2 38 (50.00%) CCNA
3 31 (40.79%) Microsoft Certification
4 25 (32.89%) MCSE
5 24 (31.58%) Degree
6 14 (18.42%) CCNP
7 13 (17.11%) MCITP
8 9 (11.84%) MCSA
8 9 (11.84%) Security Cleared
9 8 (10.53%) Citrix Certification
9 8 (10.53%) SC Cleared
10 6 (7.89%) RHCE
10 6 (7.89%) RHCSA
11 5 (6.58%) NCDA
11 5 (6.58%) NCIE
11 5 (6.58%) VCAP
11 5 (6.58%) VCP5
12 4 (5.26%) Microsoft Certified Architect
12 4 (5.26%) Microsoft Certified Master
12 4 (5.26%) VCDX
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (5.26%) QA
3 3 (3.95%) PCI DSS
4 1 (1.32%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 35 (46.05%) VMware Infrastructure
2 34 (44.74%) Active Directory
3 32 (42.11%) vSphere
4 11 (14.47%) XenApp
5 10 (13.16%) KVM
6 9 (11.84%) EMC RecoverPoint
7 8 (10.53%) Hyper-V
7 8 (10.53%) Terminal Server
8 5 (6.58%) ISA Server
8 5 (6.58%) vCloud
9 4 (5.26%) VMware ESXi
9 4 (5.26%) XenServer
10 3 (3.95%) NFS
10 3 (3.95%) VMware ESX
10 3 (3.95%) XenDesktop
11 1 (1.32%) DFS Replication
11 1 (1.32%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 10 (13.16%) BladeLogic
1 10 (13.16%) NetBackup
1 10 (13.16%) SCOM
2 4 (5.26%) SCCM
3 2 (2.63%) Cisco UCCX
3 2 (2.63%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (2.63%) Oracle ZFS
3 2 (2.63%) Puppet
3 2 (2.63%) vRealize
4 1 (1.32%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.32%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (1.32%) vMotion
Vendors
1 76 (100.00%) VMware
2 42 (55.26%) Cisco
3 33 (43.42%) Microsoft
4 28 (36.84%) EMC
5 20 (26.32%) NetApp
6 19 (25.00%) Citrix
7 13 (17.11%) CommVault
7 13 (17.11%) Red Hat
8 9 (11.84%) HP
8 9 (11.84%) SolarWinds
9 8 (10.53%) BMC
9 8 (10.53%) Dell
10 7 (9.21%) Juniper
11 5 (6.58%) 3PAR
11 5 (6.58%) Brocade
11 5 (6.58%) F5
11 5 (6.58%) IBM
11 5 (6.58%) Oracle
12 4 (5.26%) CheckPoint
13 3 (3.95%) AppSense
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