The table below looks at the statistics for VMware Certified Professional (VCP) in IT contracts advertised for the Reading 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 28 September 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Rank - - 66
Contract jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading - - 0.12%
As % of the Qualifications category - - 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £378 £375 £349
% change year-on-year
+0.66% +7.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.50 £21.00 £23.50
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -10.63%
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Berkshire

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

Qualifications Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
180 300 261
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 25.60% 29.01% 31.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 161 136
Median daily rate £401 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.64% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £238 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £528
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £390 £365
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +6.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 28 13
Median hourly rate £24.50 £30.90 £17.07
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.71% +81.01%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.70 £21.55 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.82 £37.09 £52.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £23.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+17.89% +18.75%

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Reading 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 Reading

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

VMware Certified Professional (VCP) Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 Reading region with a requirement for VMware Certified Professional (VCP).

1 4 (100.00%) VMware
1 4 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (75.00%) Firewall
2 3 (75.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco
2 3 (75.00%) CCNA
2 3 (75.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (50.00%) HP
3 2 (50.00%) Dell
3 2 (50.00%) Intel
3 2 (50.00%) SAN
3 2 (50.00%) Hitachi
3 2 (50.00%) IBM
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) MCP
3 2 (50.00%) Ethernet
3 2 (50.00%) MCSA
3 2 (50.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (50.00%) Fibre Channel
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (50.00%) Windows
4 1 (25.00%) CCNP Voice
4 1 (25.00%) Server Virtualisation
4 1 (25.00%) Virtual Desktop
4 1 (25.00%) High Availability
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco UCCX
4 1 (25.00%) WebEx
4 1 (25.00%) Presales

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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 1 (25.00%) Skype for Business
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) Firewall
1 3 (75.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (50.00%) Ethernet
2 2 (50.00%) Fibre Channel
2 2 (50.00%) SAN
3 1 (25.00%) DHCP
3 1 (25.00%) DNS
3 1 (25.00%) H.323
3 1 (25.00%) Internet
3 1 (25.00%) Intranet
3 1 (25.00%) IP Telephony
3 1 (25.00%) iSCSI
3 1 (25.00%) LAN
3 1 (25.00%) MPLS
3 1 (25.00%) PSTN
3 1 (25.00%) SMTP
3 1 (25.00%) Unified Communications
3 1 (25.00%) VoIP
3 1 (25.00%) WAN
3 1 (25.00%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Hadoop
General
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Virtualisation Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Linux Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Unified Communications Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) XMPP
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (25.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (25.00%) High Availability
1 1 (25.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (25.00%) Presales
1 1 (25.00%) Problem Management
1 1 (25.00%) Server Virtualisation
1 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (25.00%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) CCNA
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (50.00%) MCP
2 2 (50.00%) MCSA
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (25.00%) CCENT
3 1 (25.00%) CCNP
3 1 (25.00%) CCNP Voice
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) RHCA
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (50.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (25.00%) NFS
3 1 (25.00%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco UCCX
1 1 (25.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco
3 2 (50.00%) Dell
3 2 (50.00%) Hitachi
3 2 (50.00%) HP
3 2 (50.00%) IBM
3 2 (50.00%) Intel
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (25.00%) Avaya
4 1 (25.00%) Mitel
4 1 (25.00%) NetApp
4 1 (25.00%) Red Hat