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 6 December 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Rank 406 381 377
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -4
Contract jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 25 48 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.11% 0.21% 0.22%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.69% 1.28% 1.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 38 41
Median daily rate £443 £307 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+44.37% -20.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £332 £246 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £641 £508 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £340 £358
% change year-on-year
+10.29% -4.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £45.50 £24.50
% change year-on-year
- +85.71%
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
3605 3754 3940
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 16.37% 16.81% 16.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 2307 2487 2740
Median daily rate £451 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.11% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.64% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 66 64 67
Median hourly rate £32.00 £20.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+60.00% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.12 £13.17 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £24.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £17.75
% change year-on-year
- +54.92%

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 6 December 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 6 December 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 -4 1 £438 +16.66% 3
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
England

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

For the 6 months to 6 December 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 80 (100.00%) VMware
2 45 (56.25%) Windows
3 41 (51.25%) Active Directory
4 38 (47.50%) SAN
5 37 (46.25%) VMware Infrastructure
6 33 (41.25%) Cisco
7 30 (37.50%) vSphere
8 29 (36.25%) Citrix
8 29 (36.25%) Windows Server 2012
9 28 (35.00%) Cisco Certification
10 24 (30.00%) Windows Server
11 23 (28.75%) DNS
12 22 (27.50%) Microsoft
12 22 (27.50%) Microsoft Certification
12 22 (27.50%) Windows Server 2008
13 21 (26.25%) SCCM
13 21 (26.25%) SCOM
13 21 (26.25%) HP
14 20 (25.00%) VMware ESX
14 20 (25.00%) Finance
15 18 (22.50%) NetApp
16 17 (21.25%) Linux
16 17 (21.25%) ITIL
17 16 (20.00%) MS Exchange
17 16 (20.00%) DHCP
17 16 (20.00%) MCSE
17 16 (20.00%) Firewall
17 16 (20.00%) VLAN
17 16 (20.00%) Data Centre
18 14 (17.50%) XenApp

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 16 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 14 (17.50%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (12.50%) SharePoint
4 9 (11.25%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (5.00%) OpenStack
6 3 (3.75%) IIS
6 3 (3.75%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (2.50%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 2 (2.50%) Skype for Business
8 1 (1.25%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 10 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.25%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 10 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (11.25%) Office 365
3 8 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (6.25%) Google Cloud Platform
4 5 (6.25%) SaaS
5 4 (5.00%) IaaS
5 4 (5.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 38 (47.50%) SAN
2 23 (28.75%) DNS
3 16 (20.00%) DHCP
3 16 (20.00%) Firewall
3 16 (20.00%) VLAN
4 11 (13.75%) VPN
4 11 (13.75%) WAN
5 10 (12.50%) LAN
5 10 (12.50%) NAS
5 10 (12.50%) NetScaler
6 7 (8.75%) WLAN
7 5 (6.25%) Cisco ASA
7 5 (6.25%) iSCSI
7 5 (6.25%) TCP/IP
8 3 (3.75%) Cisco IOS
8 3 (3.75%) IP Telephony
8 3 (3.75%) Network Security
9 2 (2.50%) FCoE
9 2 (2.50%) Fibre Channel
9 2 (2.50%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (7.50%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.50%) CouchDB
2 2 (2.50%) MongoDB
2 2 (2.50%) Redis
3 1 (1.25%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (1.25%) Git (software)
General
1 20 (25.00%) Finance
2 8 (10.00%) Back Office
2 8 (10.00%) Financial Institution
3 4 (5.00%) Advertising
4 2 (2.50%) Banking
4 2 (2.50%) Games
5 1 (1.25%) Legal
5 1 (1.25%) Spanish Language
5 1 (1.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (28.75%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 14 (17.50%) Architect
3 13 (16.25%) Administrator
4 11 (13.75%) VMware Engineer
5 9 (11.25%) 3rd Line Support
5 9 (11.25%) Consultant
5 9 (11.25%) VMWare Administrator
6 7 (8.75%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 7 (8.75%) Systems Administrator
6 7 (8.75%) Wintel Support
7 6 (7.50%) Senior VMWare Administrator
8 5 (6.25%) Support Engineer
8 5 (6.25%) Systems Engineer
8 5 (6.25%) VMware Consultant
8 5 (6.25%) Windows Engineer
9 4 (5.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 4 (5.00%) Exchange Engineer
9 4 (5.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
9 4 (5.00%) Server Engineer
9 4 (5.00%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.50%) AngularJS
1 2 (2.50%) CSS
1 2 (2.50%) HTML
1 2 (2.50%) J2EE
1 2 (2.50%) jQuery
1 2 (2.50%) Memcached
1 2 (2.50%) REST
1 2 (2.50%) Spring
2 1 (1.25%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 16 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 8 (10.00%) Hedge funds
2 8 (10.00%) Replication
2 8 (10.00%) VCE vBlock
3 3 (3.75%) CLARiiON
3 3 (3.75%) EMC VNX
3 3 (3.75%) Symmetrix
4 2 (2.50%) Blog
4 2 (2.50%) Virtual Team
5 1 (1.25%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.25%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.25%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.25%) FlexPod
5 1 (1.25%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (1.25%) NHS
5 1 (1.25%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.25%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 45 (56.25%) Windows
2 29 (36.25%) Windows Server 2012
3 24 (30.00%) Windows Server
4 22 (27.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 17 (21.25%) Linux
6 9 (11.25%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (5.00%) Unix
8 1 (1.25%) CentOS
8 1 (1.25%) Data ONTAP
8 1 (1.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (1.25%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (21.25%) ITIL
2 10 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
2 10 (12.50%) Migration
3 9 (11.25%) Server Patching
4 8 (10.00%) Project Management
5 7 (8.75%) Infrastructure Management
6 6 (7.50%) Continuous Delivery
6 6 (7.50%) Infrastructure Monitoring
7 5 (6.25%) DevOps
7 5 (6.25%) Root Cause Analysis
8 4 (5.00%) Incident Management
8 4 (5.00%) Information Security
8 4 (5.00%) Risk Management
8 4 (5.00%) Security Architecture
8 4 (5.00%) Security Operations
8 4 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (5.00%) Threat Modelling
9 3 (3.75%) Capacity Management
9 3 (3.75%) Presales
9 3 (3.75%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 12 (15.00%) PowerShell
2 4 (5.00%) SQL
3 3 (3.75%) Java
3 3 (3.75%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.25%) Perl
4 1 (1.25%) PHP
4 1 (1.25%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 28 (35.00%) Cisco Certification
2 22 (27.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 16 (20.00%) MCSE
4 13 (16.25%) CCNA
4 13 (16.25%) VCAP
5 8 (10.00%) VCP5
5 8 (10.00%) VCP6
6 7 (8.75%) CISSP
6 7 (8.75%) MCP
7 5 (6.25%) MCITP
7 5 (6.25%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
8 4 (5.00%) (ISC)2 CCSP
8 4 (5.00%) AWS Certification
8 4 (5.00%) MCSA
8 4 (5.00%) Security Cleared
9 3 (3.75%) DV Cleared
10 2 (2.50%) CCIE
10 2 (2.50%) CCNP
10 2 (2.50%) Citrix Certification
11 1 (1.25%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (12.50%) SLA
2 3 (3.75%) QA
3 2 (2.50%) PCI DSS
4 1 (1.25%) GCP
4 1 (1.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 41 (51.25%) Active Directory
2 37 (46.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 30 (37.50%) vSphere
4 20 (25.00%) VMware ESX
5 14 (17.50%) XenApp
6 11 (13.75%) VMware ESXi
7 9 (11.25%) XenDesktop
8 8 (10.00%) DFS Replication
9 7 (8.75%) VMware Server
10 5 (6.25%) vCloud
11 4 (5.00%) Xen
12 3 (3.75%) NFS
13 2 (2.50%) Virtual Machines
14 1 (1.25%) Citrix Presentation Server
14 1 (1.25%) Hyper-V
14 1 (1.25%) Terminal Services
14 1 (1.25%) UAG
14 1 (1.25%) Veritas Cluster Server
14 1 (1.25%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 21 (26.25%) SCCM
1 21 (26.25%) SCOM
2 8 (10.00%) NetBackup
3 7 (8.75%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 7 (8.75%) SCVMM
4 5 (6.25%) PowerCLI
4 5 (6.25%) vRealize
5 3 (3.75%) AirWatch
5 3 (3.75%) Cisco UCCX
6 2 (2.50%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (1.25%) Ansible
7 1 (1.25%) Backup Exec
7 1 (1.25%) DameWare
7 1 (1.25%) IBM BigFix
7 1 (1.25%) Puppet
7 1 (1.25%) Tivoli
7 1 (1.25%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
Vendors
1 80 (100.00%) VMware
2 33 (41.25%) Cisco
3 29 (36.25%) Citrix
4 22 (27.50%) Microsoft
5 21 (26.25%) HP
6 18 (22.50%) NetApp
7 14 (17.50%) EMC
8 8 (10.00%) 3PAR
8 8 (10.00%) IBM
9 7 (8.75%) SolarWinds
10 6 (7.50%) CheckPoint
10 6 (7.50%) Veritas
11 5 (6.25%) Google
12 4 (5.00%) Oracle
12 4 (5.00%) Symantec
12 4 (5.00%) Veeam
13 3 (3.75%) arcserve
13 3 (3.75%) Dell
14 2 (2.50%) Adobe
14 2 (2.50%) Apple
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