The table below looks at the statistics for VMware Certified Professional (VCP) in IT contracts advertised for the South East 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 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Rank 233 212 212
Rank change year-on-year
-21 0
Contract jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 25 16 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.25% 0.19% 0.33%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.88% 0.77% 1.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 7 25
Average daily rate
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£363 £370 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.02% +5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £253 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £468 £520 £371
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £370 £344
% change year-on-year
+4.72% +7.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the South East region.

Qualifications Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
2854 2080 1773
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 29.02% 24.37% 21.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 1427 1051 771
Average daily rate £375 £370 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £236 £215 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £486 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £351 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.99% +0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 129 91 160
Average hourly rate £17.00 £15.50 £22.90
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% -32.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £37.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £22.90
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -23.58%

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

VMware Certified Professional (VCP) Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

VMware Certified Professional (VCP) Daily Rate Trend in the South East

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) across the South East region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

VMware Certified Professional (VCP) Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

VMware Certified Professional (VCP) Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. 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
Berkshire +2 7 £375 +1.35% 3
Hampshire - 6 £323 - 13
East Sussex 0 5 - -
Kent -1 3 £438 +45.83%
Buckinghamshire -19 3 £410 - 2
West Sussex -6 1 £350 +55.55% 2
Oxfordshire - - - -
Surrey - - - -
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VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 59 (100.00%) VMware
2 39 (66.10%) Windows
3 38 (64.41%) VMware Infrastructure
4 34 (57.63%) Microsoft Certification
5 30 (50.85%) Windows Server 2008
6 26 (44.07%) Active Directory
6 26 (44.07%) MCSE
7 25 (42.37%) Cisco
7 25 (42.37%) Microsoft
7 25 (42.37%) Windows Server 2003
8 22 (37.29%) Security Cleared
9 20 (33.90%) ITIL
10 19 (32.20%) HP
10 19 (32.20%) vSphere
11 17 (28.81%) SC Cleared
12 16 (27.12%) SAN
12 16 (27.12%) DNS
12 16 (27.12%) MCITP
13 14 (23.73%) DHCP
14 13 (22.03%) TCP/IP
14 13 (22.03%) NetApp
15 11 (18.64%) Linux
16 10 (16.95%) Red Hat
16 10 (16.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 10 (16.95%) PowerShell
17 9 (15.25%) VCDX
17 9 (15.25%) MS Excel
17 9 (15.25%) Validation
18 8 (13.56%) Firewall
18 8 (13.56%) MCSA

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 8 (13.56%) MS Exchange
1 8 (13.56%) IIS
2 6 (10.17%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (8.47%) SharePoint
4 4 (6.78%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (5.08%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.69%) IBM Notes
6 1 (1.69%) Lotus Domino
6 1 (1.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (1.69%) WebSphere
Applications
1 9 (15.25%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.39%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.39%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (3.39%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (27.12%) SAN
1 16 (27.12%) DNS
2 14 (23.73%) DHCP
3 13 (22.03%) TCP/IP
4 8 (13.56%) Firewall
5 7 (11.86%) WAN
6 5 (8.47%) LAN
7 3 (5.08%) VLAN
8 2 (3.39%) MPLS
8 2 (3.39%) OSPF
8 2 (3.39%) BGP
8 2 (3.39%) BIG-IP
9 1 (1.69%) VoIP
9 1 (1.69%) VPN
9 1 (1.69%) iSCSI
9 1 (1.69%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (1.69%) NAS
9 1 (1.69%) Fibre Channel
9 1 (1.69%) PABX
9 1 (1.69%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.17%) SQL Server
2 5 (8.47%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.69%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.69%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (1.69%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.69%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 4 (6.78%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (5.08%) Telecoms
2 2 (3.39%) Finance
2 2 (3.39%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (23.73%) Consultant
2 11 (18.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 9 (15.25%) Virtualisation Consultant
4 8 (13.56%) VMware Engineer
5 6 (10.17%) Analyst
6 5 (8.47%) Support Analyst
7 4 (6.78%) 3rd Line Support
7 4 (6.78%) Architect
7 4 (6.78%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (6.78%) VMware Consultant
8 3 (5.08%) Virtualisation Engineer
8 3 (5.08%) Wintel Engineer
8 3 (5.08%) Windows Support Analyst
8 3 (5.08%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 3 (5.08%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
9 2 (3.39%) Principal Architect
9 2 (3.39%) Administrator
9 2 (3.39%) Technical Design Authority
10 1 (1.69%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
10 1 (1.69%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (11.86%) Software Packaging
2 4 (6.78%) COM+
3 3 (5.08%) XML
3 3 (5.08%) HTML
4 1 (1.69%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.39%) Blackberry
1 2 (3.39%) Management Information System
1 2 (3.39%) Clustering
1 2 (3.39%) Computer Science
2 1 (1.69%) EqualLogic
2 1 (1.69%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 39 (66.10%) Windows
2 30 (50.85%) Windows Server 2008
3 25 (42.37%) Windows Server 2003
4 11 (18.64%) Linux
5 10 (16.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (10.17%) Windows 7
6 6 (10.17%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.69%) Windows 2000
7 1 (1.69%) Windows XP
7 1 (1.69%) Mac OS X
7 1 (1.69%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (33.90%) ITIL
2 9 (15.25%) Validation
3 5 (8.47%) Change Management
4 4 (6.78%) Service Delivery
5 3 (5.08%) Mentoring
5 3 (5.08%) High Availability
5 3 (5.08%) Root Cause Analysis
5 3 (5.08%) Analytics
5 3 (5.08%) Migration
6 2 (3.39%) TOGAF
6 2 (3.39%) Portfolio Management
7 1 (1.69%) Performance Monitoring
7 1 (1.69%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (1.69%) PRINCE
7 1 (1.69%) Project Management
7 1 (1.69%) Incident Management
7 1 (1.69%) Problem Management
7 1 (1.69%) Performance Management
7 1 (1.69%) Data Protection
7 1 (1.69%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 10 (16.95%) PowerShell
2 5 (8.47%) SQL
2 5 (8.47%) VBScript
3 2 (3.39%) C
Qualifications
1 34 (57.63%) Microsoft Certification
2 26 (44.07%) MCSE
3 22 (37.29%) Security Cleared
4 17 (28.81%) SC Cleared
5 16 (27.12%) MCITP
6 9 (15.25%) VCDX
7 8 (13.56%) MCSA
8 7 (11.86%) CCNA
8 7 (11.86%) Cisco Certification
9 6 (10.17%) MCP
10 5 (8.47%) CCNP
10 5 (8.47%) VCAP
11 4 (6.78%) DV Cleared
12 3 (5.08%) Degree
13 2 (3.39%) CCA
13 2 (3.39%) Citrix Certification
14 1 (1.69%) CCEA
14 1 (1.69%) HND
14 1 (1.69%) ITIL Certification
14 1 (1.69%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.08%) SLA
System Software
1 38 (64.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 26 (44.07%) Active Directory
3 19 (32.20%) vSphere
4 6 (10.17%) Hyper-V
5 5 (8.47%) XenApp
6 4 (6.78%) vCloud
7 3 (5.08%) UAG
7 3 (5.08%) XenDesktop
8 2 (3.39%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (3.39%) Forefront TMG
8 2 (3.39%) VMware ESX
8 2 (3.39%) VMware Workstation
9 1 (1.69%) Xen
9 1 (1.69%) VMware Server
9 1 (1.69%) XenServer
9 1 (1.69%) NFS
9 1 (1.69%) VMware GSX
9 1 (1.69%) KVM
Systems Management
1 3 (5.08%) WSUS
1 3 (5.08%) SCCM
2 2 (3.39%) Foglight
2 2 (3.39%) NetBackup
2 2 (3.39%) Backup Exec
2 2 (3.39%) SolarWinds Orion
2 2 (3.39%) NetCrunch
3 1 (1.69%) SCDPM
3 1 (1.69%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (1.69%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (1.69%) MOM
3 1 (1.69%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (1.69%) SCOM
3 1 (1.69%) HP Data Protector
3 1 (1.69%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 59 (100.00%) VMware
2 25 (42.37%) Cisco
2 25 (42.37%) Microsoft
3 19 (32.20%) HP
4 13 (22.03%) NetApp
5 10 (16.95%) Red Hat
6 6 (10.17%) Citrix
6 6 (10.17%) EMC
7 4 (6.78%) PlateSpin
7 4 (6.78%) McAfee
8 3 (5.08%) CheckPoint
8 3 (5.08%) F5
8 3 (5.08%) Lumension
9 2 (3.39%) Splunk
9 2 (3.39%) Lotus
9 2 (3.39%) SolarWinds
9 2 (3.39%) Websense
9 2 (3.39%) Google
9 2 (3.39%) Dell
9 2 (3.39%) IBM
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