The table below looks at the statistics for VMware Certified Professional (VCP) in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland 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 101 127 123
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -4
Contract jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 20 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.00% 0.11% 0.18%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.07% 0.56% 1.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 0 2
Median daily rate £340 - £349
90% offered a daily rate of more than £317 - £318
10% offered a daily rate of more than £393 - £380
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)
UK

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

Qualifications Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
492 540 498
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 24.55% 18.95% 17.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 315 300 260
Median daily rate £330 £320 £348
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £437 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £391 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.26% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 12 26
Median hourly rate £38.50 £35.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £15.25 £15.77
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £46.00 £44.20
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 Scotland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Scotland 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 Scotland

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

VMware Certified Professional (VCP) Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

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

VMware Certified Professional (VCP) Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

VMware Certified Professional (VCP) Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

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 Scotland region over the 3 months to 5 December 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
Renfrewshire +2 11 £335 -
Edinburgh +24 6 £388 - 1
Glasgow - 2 £330 -
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
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VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

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 Scotland region with a requirement for VMware Certified Professional (VCP).

1 33 (100.00%) VMware
2 23 (69.70%) vSphere
3 22 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 20 (60.61%) Windows
4 20 (60.61%) Microsoft
5 18 (54.55%) vRealize
6 17 (51.52%) MS Excel
7 16 (48.48%) ITIL
7 16 (48.48%) Cisco
7 16 (48.48%) PowerCLI
7 16 (48.48%) PowerShell
8 15 (45.45%) Windows Server
8 15 (45.45%) DNS
9 14 (42.42%) Active Directory
9 14 (42.42%) SQL
9 14 (42.42%) Windows Server 2008
10 13 (39.39%) DHCP
11 12 (36.36%) Windows Server 2012
12 11 (33.33%) SQL Server
12 11 (33.33%) SAN
13 10 (30.30%) Agile Software Development
14 9 (27.27%) Security Cleared
15 8 (24.24%) SC Cleared
15 8 (24.24%) DevOps
15 8 (24.24%) Cisco Certification
16 7 (21.21%) VCP6
17 6 (18.18%) EMC VNX
17 6 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
17 6 (18.18%) EMC
17 6 (18.18%) MCSA

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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 (6.06%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.03%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 17 (51.52%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.03%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.12%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (6.06%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (45.45%) DNS
2 13 (39.39%) DHCP
3 11 (33.33%) SAN
4 5 (15.15%) LAN
4 5 (15.15%) WAN
5 4 (12.12%) Cisco IOS
5 4 (12.12%) VXLAN
6 2 (6.06%) Firewall
6 2 (6.06%) Internet
6 2 (6.06%) VLAN
7 1 (3.03%) Cisco Wireless
7 1 (3.03%) TCP/IP
7 1 (3.03%) VPN
7 1 (3.03%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (33.33%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 10 (30.30%) Virtualisation Specialist
2 6 (18.18%) Virtualisation Engineer
3 4 (12.12%) Automation Engineer
3 4 (12.12%) VMware Engineer
4 3 (9.09%) Cisco Engineer
4 3 (9.09%) Cloud Engineer
4 3 (9.09%) Network Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (6.06%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Senior Cisco Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Support Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) VMware Specialist
6 1 (3.03%) Hyper-V Specialist
6 1 (3.03%) PowerShell Specialist
6 1 (3.03%) Senior VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.09%) J2EE
2 2 (6.06%) Java EE
2 2 (6.06%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.18%) EMC VNX
2 3 (9.09%) Data Centre
2 3 (9.09%) Hybrid Cloud
2 3 (9.09%) Private Cloud
3 1 (3.03%) Public Cloud
3 1 (3.03%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 20 (60.61%) Windows
2 15 (45.45%) Windows Server
3 14 (42.42%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (36.36%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (12.12%) Linux
5 4 (12.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (12.12%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (48.48%) ITIL
2 10 (30.30%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (24.24%) DevOps
4 3 (9.09%) Kanban
4 3 (9.09%) Scrum
5 2 (6.06%) Build Automation
5 2 (6.06%) Customer Engagement
5 2 (6.06%) Mentoring
5 2 (6.06%) Migration
5 2 (6.06%) Service Delivery
6 1 (3.03%) Information Security
6 1 (3.03%) Re-Platforming
6 1 (3.03%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (3.03%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 16 (48.48%) PowerShell
2 14 (42.42%) SQL
3 3 (9.09%) Java
4 1 (3.03%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (27.27%) Security Cleared
2 8 (24.24%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (24.24%) SC Cleared
3 7 (21.21%) VCP6
4 6 (18.18%) MCSA
4 6 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (15.15%) CCNA
6 4 (12.12%) A+ Certification
6 4 (12.12%) ACSA
6 4 (12.12%) CCENT
6 4 (12.12%) MCITP
6 4 (12.12%) MCSE
6 4 (12.12%) MCTS
6 4 (12.12%) Network+ Certification
6 4 (12.12%) VCAP
7 3 (9.09%) CCNP
8 1 (3.03%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.06%) Disclosure Scotland
1 2 (6.06%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (69.70%) vSphere
2 22 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (42.42%) Active Directory
4 3 (9.09%) Docker
5 2 (6.06%) Hyper-V
5 2 (6.06%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (3.03%) EMC RecoverPoint
6 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (3.03%) vCloud
6 1 (3.03%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 18 (54.55%) vRealize
2 16 (48.48%) PowerCLI
3 4 (12.12%) Backup Exec
4 3 (9.09%) Ansible
5 2 (6.06%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (6.06%) SCCM
Vendors
1 33 (100.00%) VMware
2 20 (60.61%) Microsoft
3 16 (48.48%) Cisco
4 6 (18.18%) EMC
5 4 (12.12%) Apple
5 4 (12.12%) Symantec
6 3 (9.09%) CheckPoint
6 3 (9.09%) Citrix
7 2 (6.06%) HP
7 2 (6.06%) NetApp
7 2 (6.06%) Sophos
8 1 (3.03%) Juniper
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