The table below looks at the statistics for VMware Certified Professional (VCP) in IT contracts advertised for the Merseyside 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 5 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Rank 41 36 28
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -8
Contract jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 1 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 0.30% 0.84% 0.54%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.28% 3.85% 2.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £319 £350
% change year-on-year
+21.56% -8.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £52.50 £49.50 £34.25
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +44.52%
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Merseyside region.

Qualifications Category
Merseyside
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
78 78 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 23.35% 21.79% 22.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 30 24
Median daily rate £380 £353 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.80% +41.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £249 £78
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £675 £398
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 4
Median hourly rate £11.65 - £15.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+55.55% +25.00%

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Merseyside 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 Merseyside

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) across the Merseyside region.

VMware Certified Professional (VCP) Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Contract Job Locations in Merseyside

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 Merseyside region over the 3 months to 5 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
Liverpool -1 1 - -
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
North West

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 5 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for VMware Certified Professional (VCP).

1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) MCSE
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) EMC
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (66.67%) IIS
2 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (66.67%) vSphere
2 2 (66.67%) MCITP
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) SCCM
3 1 (33.33%) Puppet
3 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (33.33%) Analytics
3 1 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (33.33%) Ansible
3 1 (33.33%) DevOps
3 1 (33.33%) vRealize
3 1 (33.33%) LAN
3 1 (33.33%) WAN
3 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (33.33%) Unix
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) SAN
3 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 1 (33.33%) Apache
3 1 (33.33%) Tomcat

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside 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 2 (66.67%) IIS
2 1 (33.33%) Apache
2 1 (33.33%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) LAN
1 1 (33.33%) SAN
1 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
1 1 (33.33%) WAN
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Project Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Cloud Technical Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Unix
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Analytics
1 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
1 1 (33.33%) DevOps
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) MCITP
1 2 (66.67%) MCSE
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (66.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Ansible
1 1 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (33.33%) Puppet
1 1 (33.33%) SCCM
1 1 (33.33%) vRealize
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) EMC
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft