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 24 May 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Rank 388 356 366
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +10
Contract jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 43 65 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.20% 0.29% 0.23%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.19% 1.83% 1.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 56 31
Median daily rate £359 £313 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.80% -21.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £273 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £438 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £325 £334
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -2.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 6
Median hourly rate - - £22.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.50 - £34.25
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
3607 3550 3794
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 16.65% 16.03% 16.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 2520 2301 2604
Median daily rate £450 £413 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -0.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £282 £240 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £553 £590
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 87 119
Median hourly rate £18.75 £24.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.46% +22.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.75 £14.47 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £50.00 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £24.12 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+45.10% +34.00%

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 24 May 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 24 May 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 +32 9 £375 +7.14% 6
Croydon -10 1 £355 +9.23%
Chessington - 1 - -
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 61 (100.00%) VMware
2 38 (62.30%) Windows
3 36 (59.02%) Microsoft
4 34 (55.74%) Active Directory
5 33 (54.10%) Microsoft Certification
6 31 (50.82%) Cisco
7 28 (45.90%) MCSE
7 28 (45.90%) vSphere
8 27 (44.26%) VMware Infrastructure
9 22 (36.07%) Cisco Certification
9 22 (36.07%) SCOM
10 21 (34.43%) Citrix
10 21 (34.43%) MS Exchange
11 20 (32.79%) ITIL
11 20 (32.79%) EMC
11 20 (32.79%) Data Centre
12 19 (31.15%) CCNA
13 18 (29.51%) SAN
13 18 (29.51%) MS Excel
13 18 (29.51%) Windows Server
14 17 (27.87%) Windows Server 2012
14 17 (27.87%) XenApp
14 17 (27.87%) Firewall
15 14 (22.95%) Cisco Nexus
15 14 (22.95%) EMC VNX
16 13 (21.31%) DNS
17 12 (19.67%) NetApp
17 12 (19.67%) SQL Server
17 12 (19.67%) Exchange Server 2013
18 11 (18.03%) VMware ESXi

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 21 (34.43%) MS Exchange
2 12 (19.67%) Exchange Server 2013
3 10 (16.39%) Exchange Server 2010
4 7 (11.48%) Skype for Business
5 6 (9.84%) SharePoint
6 4 (6.56%) JBoss
7 3 (4.92%) IIS
8 2 (3.28%) Apache
8 2 (3.28%) Tomcat
8 2 (3.28%) WebSphere
9 1 (1.64%) OpenStack
Applications
1 18 (29.51%) MS Excel
2 5 (8.20%) MS Project
3 1 (1.64%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (13.11%) Office 365
2 7 (11.48%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (3.28%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.64%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 18 (29.51%) SAN
2 17 (27.87%) Firewall
3 14 (22.95%) Cisco Nexus
4 13 (21.31%) DNS
5 7 (11.48%) NetScaler
5 7 (11.48%) Network Security
6 6 (9.84%) VLAN
7 5 (8.20%) Extranet
8 4 (6.56%) DHCP
8 4 (6.56%) NAS
9 3 (4.92%) Cisco IOS
9 3 (4.92%) TCP/IP
10 2 (3.28%) Converged Networks
10 2 (3.28%) Ethernet
10 2 (3.28%) FTP
10 2 (3.28%) HTTP
10 2 (3.28%) Internet
10 2 (3.28%) LDAP
10 2 (3.28%) SMTP
11 1 (1.64%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (19.67%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.56%) MySQL
3 2 (3.28%) DB2
3 2 (3.28%) Oracle Exadata
3 2 (3.28%) Relational Database
3 2 (3.28%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (3.28%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (3.28%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (6.56%) Finance
2 3 (4.92%) Back Office
2 3 (4.92%) Retail
3 2 (3.28%) Banking
3 2 (3.28%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.64%) Advertising
4 1 (1.64%) Front Office
4 1 (1.64%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.64%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 23 (37.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 14 (22.95%) VMware Engineer
3 9 (14.75%) Server Engineer
4 8 (13.11%) Architect
4 8 (13.11%) Systems Engineer
5 6 (9.84%) Senior Server Engineer
5 6 (9.84%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 6 (9.84%) Windows Engineer
5 6 (9.84%) Windows Server Engineer
6 5 (8.20%) Citrix Engineer
6 5 (8.20%) Desktop Engineer
6 5 (8.20%) Senior Desktop Engineer
6 5 (8.20%) Senior VMware Engineer
7 4 (6.56%) Analyst
7 4 (6.56%) Citrix Server Engineer
8 3 (4.92%) Citrix Systems Engineer
8 3 (4.92%) IT Engineer
8 3 (4.92%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (4.92%) Senior Windows Engineer
8 3 (4.92%) Storage Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.92%) Middleware
2 1 (1.64%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 20 (32.79%) Data Centre
2 14 (22.95%) EMC VNX
3 10 (16.39%) Computer Science
3 10 (16.39%) Replication
4 3 (4.92%) VCE vBlock
5 2 (3.28%) FMCG
5 2 (3.28%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (3.28%) IBM XIV
5 2 (3.28%) Private Cloud
5 2 (3.28%) Public Cloud
5 2 (3.28%) Web 2.0
6 1 (1.64%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.64%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (1.64%) iPhone
6 1 (1.64%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 38 (62.30%) Windows
2 18 (29.51%) Windows Server
3 17 (27.87%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (11.48%) Linux
5 5 (8.20%) Windows Phone
5 5 (8.20%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (6.56%) Data ONTAP
6 4 (6.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (4.92%) Solaris
7 3 (4.92%) Unix
8 2 (3.28%) AIX
8 2 (3.28%) Debian
8 2 (3.28%) SUSE
8 2 (3.28%) Ubuntu
8 2 (3.28%) Windows 7
8 2 (3.28%) Windows 8
9 1 (1.64%) Android
9 1 (1.64%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (32.79%) ITIL
2 11 (18.03%) Migration
3 10 (16.39%) Project Management
4 8 (13.11%) Time Management
5 7 (11.48%) Disaster Recovery
5 7 (11.48%) PRINCE2
6 5 (8.20%) Business Continuity
6 5 (8.20%) Capacity Management
6 5 (8.20%) Mobile Device Management
6 5 (8.20%) Server Virtualisation
6 5 (8.20%) Software Deployment
6 5 (8.20%) TOGAF
7 4 (6.56%) DevOps
7 4 (6.56%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (4.92%) Performance Monitoring
8 3 (4.92%) Problem Management
8 3 (4.92%) Storage Virtualisation
9 2 (3.28%) Converged Infrastructure
9 2 (3.28%) Network Monitoring
9 2 (3.28%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 7 (11.48%) SQL
2 4 (6.56%) Java
2 4 (6.56%) Perl
2 4 (6.56%) PowerShell
3 2 (3.28%) Bash Shell
3 2 (3.28%) PHP
3 2 (3.28%) Python
4 1 (1.64%) VB
Qualifications
1 33 (54.10%) Microsoft Certification
2 28 (45.90%) MCSE
3 22 (36.07%) Cisco Certification
4 19 (31.15%) CCNA
5 10 (16.39%) Degree
5 10 (16.39%) MCITP
6 7 (11.48%) Security Cleared
7 6 (9.84%) SC Cleared
8 4 (6.56%) MCSA
9 3 (4.92%) CCNP
9 3 (4.92%) Citrix Certification
10 2 (3.28%) CISSP
10 2 (3.28%) Microsoft Certified Architect
10 2 (3.28%) Microsoft Certified Master
10 2 (3.28%) NCDA
10 2 (3.28%) NCIE
10 2 (3.28%) Sun Certification
10 2 (3.28%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
11 1 (1.64%) VCAP
11 1 (1.64%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.28%) COBIT
1 2 (3.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.64%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 34 (55.74%) Active Directory
2 28 (45.90%) vSphere
3 27 (44.26%) VMware Infrastructure
4 17 (27.87%) XenApp
5 11 (18.03%) VMware ESXi
6 9 (14.75%) EMC RecoverPoint
7 6 (9.84%) UAG
8 5 (8.20%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 4 (6.56%) Hyper-V
10 2 (3.28%) ISA Server
10 2 (3.28%) KVM
10 2 (3.28%) NFS
10 2 (3.28%) Postfix
10 2 (3.28%) Squid
10 2 (3.28%) Terminal Server
10 2 (3.28%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 1 (1.64%) vCloud
11 1 (1.64%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 22 (36.07%) SCOM
2 10 (16.39%) NetBackup
3 8 (13.11%) SCCM
4 6 (9.84%) Cisco UCCX
5 5 (8.20%) Backup Exec
5 5 (8.20%) IBM BigFix
5 5 (8.20%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
6 3 (4.92%) SCOrch
7 2 (3.28%) Ansible
7 2 (3.28%) Cacti
7 2 (3.28%) Nagios
7 2 (3.28%) Puppet
7 2 (3.28%) SnapMirror
7 2 (3.28%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 61 (100.00%) VMware
2 36 (59.02%) Microsoft
3 31 (50.82%) Cisco
4 21 (34.43%) Citrix
5 20 (32.79%) EMC
6 12 (19.67%) NetApp
7 11 (18.03%) IBM
8 9 (14.75%) CommVault
8 9 (14.75%) Dell
8 9 (14.75%) SolarWinds
9 7 (11.48%) Red Hat
10 6 (9.84%) HP
11 5 (8.20%) Dell Compellent
11 5 (8.20%) Oracle
11 5 (8.20%) Symantec
12 2 (3.28%) F5
12 2 (3.28%) Veeam
12 2 (3.28%) Veritas
13 1 (1.64%) Avaya
13 1 (1.64%) Juniper
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