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 2015 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
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Rank 354 374 380
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +6
Contract jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 60 46 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.25% 0.19% 0.16%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.65% 1.23% 1.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 28 25
Average daily rate
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£370 £400 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.50% -3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £293 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £533 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £22.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £23.50 -
% change year-on-year
-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
3645 3751 3542
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 15.48% 15.88% 14.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 2393 2412 2162
Average daily rate £425 £425 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.11% +1.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 89 113 126
Average hourly rate £22.00 £19.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.78% -15.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.34 £15.00 £12.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £40.40 £48.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.12 £19.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+26.94% -9.52%

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 29 July 2015.

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 29 July 2015. 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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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
City of London +7 8 £390 -8.23% 4
Docklands, London -4 2 £450 +63.63%
Twickenham - 1 £300 -
Uxbridge - 1 - -
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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).

1 120 (100.00%) VMware
2 79 (65.83%) Windows
2 79 (65.83%) Microsoft Certification
3 77 (64.17%) Microsoft
4 59 (49.17%) Active Directory
5 57 (47.50%) MCSE
6 55 (45.83%) VMware Infrastructure
7 53 (44.17%) Cisco
8 49 (40.83%) SAN
9 45 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
10 41 (34.17%) ITIL
11 38 (31.67%) vSphere
12 37 (30.83%) MCITP
13 36 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
14 35 (29.17%) Linux
14 35 (29.17%) MS Exchange
14 35 (29.17%) Windows Server 2008
15 32 (26.67%) MCSA
15 32 (26.67%) NetApp
16 31 (25.83%) Data Centre
17 29 (24.17%) CCNA
18 27 (22.50%) Citrix
19 26 (21.67%) Firewall
20 22 (18.33%) SQL Server
21 20 (16.67%) PowerShell
22 19 (15.83%) LAN
22 19 (15.83%) WAN
23 18 (15.00%) EMC
23 18 (15.00%) VCP5
24 17 (14.17%) HP

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

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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 35 (29.17%) MS Exchange
2 11 (9.17%) SharePoint
3 10 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (4.17%) OpenStack
4 5 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (3.33%) IIS
6 3 (2.50%) Lync
7 2 (1.67%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (1.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (0.83%) Oracle Workflow
8 1 (0.83%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (0.83%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.83%) Office Communications Server
8 1 (0.83%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.83%) Eucalyptus
8 1 (0.83%) CloudStack
8 1 (0.83%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 14 (11.67%) MS Office
2 10 (8.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.83%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.83%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 10 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (4.17%) Office 365
3 2 (1.67%) IaaS
3 2 (1.67%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.67%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.83%) SaaS
4 1 (0.83%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 49 (40.83%) SAN
2 26 (21.67%) Firewall
3 19 (15.83%) LAN
3 19 (15.83%) WAN
4 13 (10.83%) IPv4
5 11 (9.17%) TCP/IP
6 8 (6.67%) DNS
6 8 (6.67%) NAS
7 7 (5.83%) Cisco IOS
7 7 (5.83%) DHCP
8 6 (5.00%) VLAN
8 6 (5.00%) Cisco ASA
9 5 (4.17%) NetScaler
9 5 (4.17%) Cisco Nexus
10 4 (3.33%) Network Security
10 4 (3.33%) VPN
10 4 (3.33%) VoIP
11 2 (1.67%) SSL
11 2 (1.67%) MPLS
11 2 (1.67%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (18.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.83%) Big Data
3 1 (0.83%) MySQL
General
1 9 (7.50%) Finance
2 8 (6.67%) Back Office
3 5 (4.17%) Banking
4 4 (3.33%) Investment Banking
5 2 (1.67%) Legal
6 1 (0.83%) Advertising
6 1 (0.83%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.83%) Retail
Job Titles
1 40 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 19 (15.83%) Server Engineer
3 12 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
4 8 (6.67%) Wintel Engineer
5 7 (5.83%) Architect
5 7 (5.83%) Consultant
5 7 (5.83%) 3rd Line Support
6 6 (5.00%) Administrator
6 6 (5.00%) Wintel Systems Engineer
6 6 (5.00%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
7 5 (4.17%) Linux Engineer
8 4 (3.33%) Project Engineer
8 4 (3.33%) Team Leader
8 4 (3.33%) VMware Consultant
8 4 (3.33%) VMware Engineer
9 3 (2.50%) VMware Specialist
9 3 (2.50%) SQL DBA
9 3 (2.50%) Support Engineer
9 3 (2.50%) Systems Administrator
9 3 (2.50%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.33%) LAMP
2 2 (1.67%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 31 (25.83%) Data Centre
2 8 (6.67%) Clustering
2 8 (6.67%) PKI
2 8 (6.67%) Video Conferencing
3 7 (5.83%) EqualLogic
4 6 (5.00%) NHS
5 4 (3.33%) Performance Metrics
5 4 (3.33%) Private Cloud
5 4 (3.33%) Public Cloud
6 3 (2.50%) EMC VNX
6 3 (2.50%) Blackberry
6 3 (2.50%) FlexPod
6 3 (2.50%) PMI
7 2 (1.67%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (1.67%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.67%) CLARiiON
8 1 (0.83%) Enterprise Cloud
8 1 (0.83%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (0.83%) Handset
8 1 (0.83%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 79 (65.83%) Windows
2 45 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 35 (29.17%) Linux
3 35 (29.17%) Windows Server 2008
4 16 (13.33%) Windows 8
5 12 (10.00%) Ubuntu
6 9 (7.50%) Windows 7
6 9 (7.50%) Debian
7 6 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (4.17%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (3.33%) Solaris
10 3 (2.50%) UNIX
11 2 (1.67%) Android
12 1 (0.83%) CentOS
12 1 (0.83%) AIX
12 1 (0.83%) HPUX
12 1 (0.83%) SUSE
12 1 (0.83%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (34.17%) ITIL
2 9 (7.50%) PRINCE2
3 7 (5.83%) Disaster Recovery
4 6 (5.00%) Service Delivery
5 5 (4.17%) Project Management
5 5 (4.17%) Software Testing
5 5 (4.17%) Security Testing
5 5 (4.17%) Information Assurance
6 4 (3.33%) Fault Management
6 4 (3.33%) Load Balancing
6 4 (3.33%) Migration
7 3 (2.50%) Business Continuity
7 3 (2.50%) Service Management
7 3 (2.50%) TOGAF
7 3 (2.50%) Root Cause Analysis
7 3 (2.50%) ITIL V3
8 2 (1.67%) Business Continuity Planning
8 2 (1.67%) Capacity Planning
8 2 (1.67%) Problem Management
8 2 (1.67%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (16.67%) PowerShell
2 16 (13.33%) SQL
3 3 (2.50%) Shell Script
3 3 (2.50%) Korn
3 3 (2.50%) C
3 3 (2.50%) Bash Shell
4 1 (0.83%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.83%) Perl
Qualifications
1 79 (65.83%) Microsoft Certification
2 57 (47.50%) MCSE
3 37 (30.83%) MCITP
4 36 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
5 32 (26.67%) MCSA
6 29 (24.17%) CCNA
7 18 (15.00%) VCP5
8 12 (10.00%) Citrix Certification
9 11 (9.17%) CCNP
9 11 (9.17%) MCTS
10 9 (7.50%) VCAP
11 8 (6.67%) Security Cleared
12 7 (5.83%) CCA
13 6 (5.00%) MCP
13 6 (5.00%) MCDST
13 6 (5.00%) Degree
13 6 (5.00%) VCP4
14 4 (3.33%) PMI Certification
14 4 (3.33%) Network+ Certification
14 4 (3.33%) VCDX
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.83%) SLA
2 1 (0.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.83%) COBIT
2 1 (0.83%) QA
System Software
1 59 (49.17%) Active Directory
2 55 (45.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 38 (31.67%) vSphere
4 15 (12.50%) XenApp
5 10 (8.33%) XenDesktop
6 9 (7.50%) VMware ESXi
6 9 (7.50%) VMware ESX
7 7 (5.83%) Hyper-V
8 6 (5.00%) vCloud
9 4 (3.33%) KVM
9 4 (3.33%) Microsoft App-V
10 2 (1.67%) Xen
10 2 (1.67%) Terminal Services
11 1 (0.83%) ISA Server
11 1 (0.83%) XenServer
11 1 (0.83%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 1 (0.83%) DFS Replication
11 1 (0.83%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 11 (9.17%) SCOM
2 5 (4.17%) Backup Exec
3 4 (3.33%) SCCM
4 3 (2.50%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (2.50%) Puppet
4 3 (2.50%) BladeLogic
4 3 (2.50%) vMotion
5 2 (1.67%) XenMobile
6 1 (0.83%) SCDPM
6 1 (0.83%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 1 (0.83%) SCVMM
6 1 (0.83%) Veritas Storage Foundation
6 1 (0.83%) EMC NetWorker
6 1 (0.83%) Legato
6 1 (0.83%) ARCserve
6 1 (0.83%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (0.83%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 120 (100.00%) VMware
2 77 (64.17%) Microsoft
3 53 (44.17%) Cisco
4 32 (26.67%) NetApp
5 27 (22.50%) Citrix
6 18 (15.00%) EMC
7 17 (14.17%) HP
8 14 (11.67%) Red Hat
9 10 (8.33%) Dell
10 9 (7.50%) Juniper
11 6 (5.00%) Oracle
11 6 (5.00%) Dell Compellent
12 3 (2.50%) 3PAR
12 3 (2.50%) CheckPoint
12 3 (2.50%) IBM
12 3 (2.50%) BMC
13 2 (1.67%) CommVault
13 2 (1.67%) Symantec
13 2 (1.67%) AppSense
13 2 (1.67%) Apple
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