The table below looks at the statistics for VMware Certified Professional (VCP) in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes 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 December 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 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Rank 43 67 73
Rank change year-on-year
+24 +6
Contract jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 15 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 2.46% 0.33% 0.11%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.91% 1.57% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 3 0
Median daily rate £500 £350 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+42.85% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £340 £358
% change year-on-year
+10.29% -4.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £45.50 £24.50
% change year-on-year
- +85.71%
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Buckinghamshire

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

Qualifications Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
217 191 294
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 35.57% 20.87% 33.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 161 133 144
Median daily rate £450 £410 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.75% +17.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £255 £145
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £530 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £391 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.26% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 33
Median hourly rate £11.50 £14.75 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.03% -1.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- +52.77%

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 Milton Keynes

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

VMware Certified Professional (VCP) Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 5 December 2016.

VMware Certified Professional (VCP) Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) across the Milton Keynes region.

VMware Certified Professional (VCP) Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

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

1 16 (100.00%) VMware
2 15 (93.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (93.75%) Windows
3 13 (81.25%) Microsoft
4 12 (75.00%) Linux
5 11 (68.75%) ITIL
5 11 (68.75%) Red Hat
5 11 (68.75%) CentOS
5 11 (68.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 11 (68.75%) ITIL V2
5 11 (68.75%) vCloud
5 11 (68.75%) Virtual Machines
6 10 (62.50%) Capacity Management
6 10 (62.50%) Performance Tuning
7 9 (56.25%) SCCM
8 8 (50.00%) Security Cleared
8 8 (50.00%) Puppet
8 8 (50.00%) MS Office
8 8 (50.00%) IaaS
8 8 (50.00%) Docker
8 8 (50.00%) vRealize
9 7 (43.75%) Data Centre
9 7 (43.75%) SC Cleared
10 6 (37.50%) DV Cleared
11 4 (25.00%) Virtual Environments
11 4 (25.00%) vMotion
11 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
11 4 (25.00%) Veeam
11 4 (25.00%) vSphere
11 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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:

Applications
1 8 (50.00%) MS Office
2 3 (18.75%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (50.00%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) NAS
1 2 (12.50%) SAN
2 1 (6.25%) BIG-IP
2 1 (6.25%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (6.25%) Cisco PIX
2 1 (6.25%) DHCP
2 1 (6.25%) DNS
2 1 (6.25%) Ethernet
2 1 (6.25%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 1 (6.25%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 1 (6.25%) Firewall
2 1 (6.25%) HTTP
2 1 (6.25%) IPsec
2 1 (6.25%) NetScaler
2 1 (6.25%) Network Security
2 1 (6.25%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
2 1 (6.25%) VPN
2 1 (6.25%) Wireless
2 1 (6.25%) X.509
General
1 1 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) VMware Specialist
2 5 (31.25%) Automation Specialist
3 4 (25.00%) Data Centre Specialist
4 3 (18.75%) Administrator
4 3 (18.75%) Systems Administrator
4 3 (18.75%) VMWare Administrator
4 3 (18.75%) Wintel Administrator
4 3 (18.75%) Wintel Systems Administrator
5 1 (6.25%) Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Build Automation Specialist
5 1 (6.25%) Cloud Specialist
5 1 (6.25%) Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Security Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Security Technical Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Server Specialist
5 1 (6.25%) Technical Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Technical Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 7 (43.75%) Data Centre
2 3 (18.75%) Clustering
2 3 (18.75%) Replication
3 1 (6.25%) PKI
3 1 (6.25%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 15 (93.75%) Windows
2 12 (75.00%) Linux
3 11 (68.75%) CentOS
3 11 (68.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (12.50%) Windows 2000
6 2 (12.50%) Windows Server
7 1 (6.25%) Windows 8
7 1 (6.25%) Windows NT
7 1 (6.25%) Windows Vista
7 1 (6.25%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (68.75%) ITIL
1 11 (68.75%) ITIL V2
2 10 (62.50%) Capacity Management
2 10 (62.50%) Performance Tuning
3 4 (25.00%) Virtual Environments
4 2 (12.50%) Change Management
4 2 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (6.25%) Build Automation
5 1 (6.25%) DNA
5 1 (6.25%) Migration
5 1 (6.25%) Problem Management
5 1 (6.25%) Server Building
5 1 (6.25%) Server Hardening
Programming Languages
1 2 (12.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (43.75%) SC Cleared
3 6 (37.50%) DV Cleared
4 3 (18.75%) MCSE
4 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (18.75%) VCP5
5 1 (6.25%) CCA
5 1 (6.25%) CCAA
5 1 (6.25%) Citrix Certification
System Software
1 15 (93.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (68.75%) vCloud
2 11 (68.75%) Virtual Machines
3 8 (50.00%) Docker
4 4 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (25.00%) vSphere
5 3 (18.75%) Hyper-V
6 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
6 1 (6.25%) ISA Server
6 1 (6.25%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (6.25%) XenApp
6 1 (6.25%) XenDesktop
6 1 (6.25%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 9 (56.25%) SCCM
2 8 (50.00%) Puppet
2 8 (50.00%) vRealize
3 4 (25.00%) SCOM
3 4 (25.00%) vMotion
4 2 (12.50%) Failover Clustering
5 1 (6.25%) AppDNA
5 1 (6.25%) FortiGate
5 1 (6.25%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (6.25%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) VMware
2 13 (81.25%) Microsoft
3 11 (68.75%) Red Hat
4 4 (25.00%) Veeam
5 1 (6.25%) Blue Coat
5 1 (6.25%) CheckPoint
5 1 (6.25%) Cisco
5 1 (6.25%) Citrix
5 1 (6.25%) Clearswift
5 1 (6.25%) F5
5 1 (6.25%) Forcepoint
5 1 (6.25%) Fortinet
5 1 (6.25%) Intel
5 1 (6.25%) Intel Security
5 1 (6.25%) Juniper