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 14 February 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.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Rank - 67 -
Contract jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 0 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes - 0.51% -
As % of the Qualifications category - 1.92% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Average daily rate - £338 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £353 £400 £370
% change year-on-year
-11.87% +8.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £60.00 £29.00 -
% change year-on-year
+106.89% -
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
146 208 156
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 20.65% 26.46% 21.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 92 107 86
Average daily rate £411 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.50% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £145 £225 £164
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £500 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £355
% change year-on-year
+2.53% +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 16 3
Average hourly rate £14.50 £18.50 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.62% +32.14%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £22.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+77.77% +28.57%

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

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) across the Milton Keynes region as a proportion of the total demand within 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)
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 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) VMware ESX
2 2 (66.67%) MCSE
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (66.67%) VCP5
2 2 (66.67%) vSphere
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) MCP
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) GFI Software
3 1 (33.33%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) SAN
3 1 (33.33%) NetApp
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (33.33%) Symantec
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) Dell
3 1 (33.33%) Intel
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix
3 1 (33.33%) MCSA
3 1 (33.33%) LAN
3 1 (33.33%) WAN
3 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft

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

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 1 (33.33%) Office Communications Server
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 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix Server Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Exchange Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Support Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) IT Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Infrastructure Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Support Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) WAN Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Wintel Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Wintel Consultant
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (33.33%) Information Security
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) MCSE
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (66.67%) VCP5
2 1 (33.33%) MCP
2 1 (33.33%) MCSA
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) VMware ESX
2 2 (66.67%) vSphere
3 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (33.33%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Backup Exec
1 1 (33.33%) SCOM
1 1 (33.33%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) Dell
2 1 (33.33%) GFI Software
2 1 (33.33%) HP
2 1 (33.33%) Intel
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) NetApp
2 1 (33.33%) Symantec