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 2 June 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
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Rank 35 23 -
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -
Contract jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 5 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 1.36% 1.61% -
As % of the Qualifications category 6.25% 7.69% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate
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- £425 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £336 £298
% change year-on-year
+1.11% +13.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £34.25 £96.25
% change year-on-year
- -64.41%
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
80 39 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 21.74% 20.97% 30.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 21 36
Average daily rate £483 £250 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+93.00% -37.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £110 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £470 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
Average hourly rate - £15.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £18.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -18.18%

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) across the Merseyside region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 2 June 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
Liverpool -9 5 - -
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
North West

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Merseyside 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 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) IIS
1 5 (100.00%) ITIL
1 5 (100.00%) MCP
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) SMTP
1 5 (100.00%) FTP
1 5 (100.00%) HTTP
1 5 (100.00%) DNS
1 5 (100.00%) SSL
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (100.00%) ITIL Certification
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
1 5 (100.00%) VMware ESX
1 5 (100.00%) Clustering
1 5 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 5 (100.00%) VMware ESXi
1 5 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
1 5 (100.00%) Patch Management

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

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Merseyside 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 5 (100.00%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) SMTP
1 5 (100.00%) FTP
1 5 (100.00%) HTTP
1 5 (100.00%) DNS
1 5 (100.00%) SSL
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) ITIL
1 5 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
1 5 (100.00%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) MCP
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (100.00%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 5 (100.00%) VMware ESX
1 5 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (100.00%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) VMware