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 22 February 2017 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
England / London
Rank 366 401 357
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -44
Contract jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 30 18 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.16% 0.084% 0.26%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.91% 0.45% 1.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 15 30
Median daily rate £425 £390 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.97% +11.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £340 £219
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £420 £479
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £22.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £60.00 £34.50
% change year-on-year
-41.66% +73.91%

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
3284 3983 3576
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 16.97% 18.57% 16.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 2281 2744 2374
Median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £613 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £383
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +0.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 57 60 83
Median hourly rate £26.50 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+51.42% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £50.00 £28.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £41.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-26.82% +82.22%

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 22 February 2017.

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 22 February 2017. 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 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 £382 - 3
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 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 56 (100.00%) VMware
2 35 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 33 (58.93%) Windows
4 24 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
4 24 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
5 23 (41.07%) ITIL
6 22 (39.29%) Active Directory
7 20 (35.71%) Microsoft
7 20 (35.71%) SAN
8 18 (32.14%) PowerShell
8 18 (32.14%) vSphere
8 18 (32.14%) Windows Server
9 17 (30.36%) Linux
9 17 (30.36%) MCSE
9 17 (30.36%) VMware ESX
10 16 (28.57%) Citrix
11 15 (26.79%) HP
11 15 (26.79%) Cisco
12 14 (25.00%) Firewall
12 14 (25.00%) Finance
13 13 (23.21%) Migration
13 13 (23.21%) Cisco Certification
13 13 (23.21%) Windows Server 2008
13 13 (23.21%) VMware ESXi
13 13 (23.21%) Data Centre
14 12 (21.43%) DNS
14 12 (21.43%) Service Management
15 11 (19.64%) EMC
15 11 (19.64%) Citrix Certification
15 11 (19.64%) 3PAR

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 8 (14.29%) MS Exchange
2 7 (12.50%) Skype for Business
3 2 (3.57%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 2 (3.57%) IIS
3 2 (3.57%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.79%) OpenStack
Applications
1 8 (14.29%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.93%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (5.36%) Office 365
3 2 (3.57%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (3.57%) PaaS
3 2 (3.57%) SaaS
4 1 (1.79%) IaaS
4 1 (1.79%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 20 (35.71%) SAN
2 14 (25.00%) Firewall
3 12 (21.43%) DNS
4 11 (19.64%) NAS
5 8 (14.29%) WAN
6 6 (10.71%) LAN
6 6 (10.71%) Skype
7 4 (7.14%) Cisco ASA
7 4 (7.14%) Cisco Nexus
7 4 (7.14%) VPN
8 3 (5.36%) TCP/IP
8 3 (5.36%) VLAN
9 2 (3.57%) Cisco IOS
9 2 (3.57%) DHCP
9 2 (3.57%) HTTP
9 2 (3.57%) HTTPS
9 2 (3.57%) iSCSI
9 2 (3.57%) VSAN
10 1 (1.79%) Spanning Tree
10 1 (1.79%) VXLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.71%) SQL Server
2 5 (8.93%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (3.57%) CouchDB
3 2 (3.57%) MongoDB
3 2 (3.57%) Redis
4 1 (1.79%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (1.79%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.79%) Jenkins
1 1 (1.79%) MSI
General
1 14 (25.00%) Finance
2 9 (16.07%) Back Office
3 6 (10.71%) Legal
4 4 (7.14%) Law
5 3 (5.36%) Games
6 2 (3.57%) Advertising
6 2 (3.57%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.79%) Banking
7 1 (1.79%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (21.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 10 (17.86%) Architect
3 8 (14.29%) Consultant
3 8 (14.29%) VMware Engineer
4 6 (10.71%) Administrator
4 6 (10.71%) Analyst
5 5 (8.93%) Solutions Architect
6 4 (7.14%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 4 (7.14%) VMWare Administrator
6 4 (7.14%) VMware Architect
7 3 (5.36%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (5.36%) 3rd Line Support
7 3 (5.36%) Storage Consultant
7 3 (5.36%) Systems Administrator
7 3 (5.36%) VMware Consultant
7 3 (5.36%) Wintel Engineer
8 2 (3.57%) Citrix Engineer
8 2 (3.57%) Exchange Administrator
8 2 (3.57%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (3.57%) Wintel Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.57%) AngularJS
1 2 (3.57%) CSS
1 2 (3.57%) HTML
1 2 (3.57%) J2EE
1 2 (3.57%) jQuery
1 2 (3.57%) Memcached
1 2 (3.57%) REST
1 2 (3.57%) Spring
2 1 (1.79%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 13 (23.21%) Data Centre
2 6 (10.71%) Clustering
3 5 (8.93%) EMC VNX
4 3 (5.36%) CLARiiON
4 3 (5.36%) HP Storage
4 3 (5.36%) Private Cloud
4 3 (5.36%) Symmetrix
5 2 (3.57%) Computer Science
5 2 (3.57%) Hedge funds
5 2 (3.57%) VxBlock/Vblock
6 1 (1.79%) Blog
6 1 (1.79%) FlexPod
6 1 (1.79%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (1.79%) NHS
6 1 (1.79%) Replication
6 1 (1.79%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 33 (58.93%) Windows
2 24 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
3 18 (32.14%) Windows Server
4 17 (30.36%) Linux
5 13 (23.21%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (17.86%) Windows Server 2003
7 7 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (8.93%) CentOS
9 2 (3.57%) HPUX
9 2 (3.57%) Unix
9 2 (3.57%) Windows 10
10 1 (1.79%) Data ONTAP
10 1 (1.79%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (41.07%) ITIL
2 13 (23.21%) Migration
3 12 (21.43%) Service Management
4 9 (16.07%) Change Management
5 7 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
6 6 (10.71%) ITIL V3
6 6 (10.71%) Problem Management
7 5 (8.93%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (7.14%) ITSM
9 3 (5.36%) Capacity Planning
9 3 (5.36%) Configuration Management
9 3 (5.36%) Continuous Delivery
9 3 (5.36%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (5.36%) E-Commerce
9 3 (5.36%) Network Management
9 3 (5.36%) Operations Management
9 3 (5.36%) Performance Management
9 3 (5.36%) Project Management
9 3 (5.36%) Storage Virtualisation
9 3 (5.36%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 18 (32.14%) PowerShell
2 4 (7.14%) C#
2 4 (7.14%) Python
3 3 (5.36%) Java
3 3 (5.36%) JavaScript
4 2 (3.57%) SQL
4 2 (3.57%) VBScript
5 1 (1.79%) Perl
5 1 (1.79%) VB
Qualifications
1 24 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
2 17 (30.36%) MCSE
3 13 (23.21%) Cisco Certification
4 11 (19.64%) Citrix Certification
5 9 (16.07%) VCAP
6 6 (10.71%) MCP
6 6 (10.71%) VCP6
7 5 (8.93%) VCP5
8 4 (7.14%) CCNA
8 4 (7.14%) SC Cleared
8 4 (7.14%) Security Cleared
9 3 (5.36%) MCITP
10 2 (3.57%) CCA
10 2 (3.57%) CISSP
10 2 (3.57%) Degree
10 2 (3.57%) RHCE
10 2 (3.57%) VCDX
11 1 (1.79%) CCIE
11 1 (1.79%) MCSA
11 1 (1.79%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.57%) PCI DSS
1 2 (3.57%) SLA
2 1 (1.79%) GCP
2 1 (1.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 35 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 22 (39.29%) Active Directory
3 18 (32.14%) vSphere
4 17 (30.36%) VMware ESX
5 13 (23.21%) VMware ESXi
6 7 (12.50%) Hyper-V
7 4 (7.14%) vCloud
8 3 (5.36%) XenApp
8 3 (5.36%) XenDesktop
9 2 (3.57%) Microsoft App-V
9 2 (3.57%) NFS
9 2 (3.57%) VMware Server
10 1 (1.79%) ISA Server
10 1 (1.79%) Terminal Server
10 1 (1.79%) UAG
10 1 (1.79%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 10 (17.86%) NetBackup
2 6 (10.71%) SCCM
2 6 (10.71%) vMotion
2 6 (10.71%) WMI
3 5 (8.93%) Microsoft Clustering
3 5 (8.93%) PowerCLI
3 5 (8.93%) SCOM
3 5 (8.93%) vRealize
4 4 (7.14%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 2 (3.57%) Ansible
5 2 (3.57%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (1.79%) Puppet
6 1 (1.79%) Red Hat Satellite
6 1 (1.79%) Sysprep
6 1 (1.79%) WSUS
Vendors
1 56 (100.00%) VMware
2 20 (35.71%) Microsoft
3 16 (28.57%) Citrix
4 15 (26.79%) Cisco
4 15 (26.79%) HP
5 11 (19.64%) 3PAR
5 11 (19.64%) EMC
6 7 (12.50%) Red Hat
7 6 (10.71%) Intel
7 6 (10.71%) Intel Security
7 6 (10.71%) NetApp
7 6 (10.71%) Symantec
8 4 (7.14%) IBM
8 4 (7.14%) Lumension
8 4 (7.14%) SolarWinds
8 4 (7.14%) Splunk
9 3 (5.36%) Brocade
9 3 (5.36%) Veeam
10 2 (3.57%) EqualLogic
10 2 (3.57%) hybris
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