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 29 June 2015 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
29 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Rank 226 215 193
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -22
Contract jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 39 28 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.41% 0.31% 0.51%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.69% 1.13% 1.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 18 38
Average daily rate
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£358 £350 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.14% +1.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £212 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £412 £450 £385
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £21.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £34.25 £175.00
% change year-on-year
- -80.42%
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
England

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
2302 2469 2177
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 24.44% 27.00% 26.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 1298 1220 1120
Average daily rate £388 £350 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% -4.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £480 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 115 99 136
Average hourly rate £21.55 £17.50 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.14% -18.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £14.13 £13.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £47.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £20.00 £22.25
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -10.11%

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 29 June 2015.

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 29 June 2015. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Hampshire +7 13 £375 +9.48% 5
Berkshire +7 6 £398 -11.66% 9
Buckinghamshire +2 6 £305 +1.66% 2
Middlesex - 5 - - 1
Surrey +2 4 £293 +129.41% 7
East Sussex -18 3 £319 +41.66%
Kent -7 1 - -
West Sussex - 1 £338 - 1
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
England

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 June 2015, 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 56 (100.00%) VMware
2 43 (76.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 41 (73.21%) Windows
4 32 (57.14%) Active Directory
4 32 (57.14%) Microsoft Certification
5 25 (44.64%) vSphere
6 24 (42.86%) Microsoft
7 21 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
8 20 (35.71%) Cisco
8 20 (35.71%) MCSE
9 16 (28.57%) SAN
9 16 (28.57%) HP
9 16 (28.57%) Windows 7
10 14 (25.00%) XenApp
10 14 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
10 14 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
10 14 (25.00%) Citrix
10 14 (25.00%) ITIL
10 14 (25.00%) SQL
10 14 (25.00%) MS Exchange
11 12 (21.43%) IIS
11 12 (21.43%) Cisco Certification
11 12 (21.43%) CCNA
11 12 (21.43%) Firewall
12 11 (19.64%) MCITP
12 11 (19.64%) SQL Server
12 11 (19.64%) LAN
12 11 (19.64%) WAN
13 10 (17.86%) DNS
13 10 (17.86%) SCCM

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

For the 6 months to 29 June 2015, 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 14 (25.00%) MS Exchange
1 14 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 12 (21.43%) IIS
3 8 (14.29%) SharePoint
4 4 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (5.36%) OpenStack
6 2 (3.57%) Oracle Workflow
6 2 (3.57%) Eucalyptus
7 1 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (1.79%) CloudStack
7 1 (1.79%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 8 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 6 (10.71%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.79%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.36%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.57%) IaaS
3 1 (1.79%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 16 (28.57%) SAN
2 12 (21.43%) Firewall
3 11 (19.64%) LAN
3 11 (19.64%) WAN
4 10 (17.86%) DNS
5 8 (14.29%) VPN
6 7 (12.50%) NetScaler
6 7 (12.50%) MPLS
7 6 (10.71%) HTTP
7 6 (10.71%) SMTP
8 5 (8.93%) FCoE
8 5 (8.93%) Fibre Channel
9 4 (7.14%) Network Security
10 3 (5.36%) TCP/IP
11 2 (3.57%) Software-Defined Networking
12 1 (1.79%) SSL
12 1 (1.79%) DHCP
12 1 (1.79%) NAS
12 1 (1.79%) BIG-IP
12 1 (1.79%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (19.64%) SQL Server
2 8 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (3.57%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.79%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.79%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (1.79%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.79%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 1 (1.79%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (3.57%) Finance
2 1 (1.79%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (28.57%) Architect
2 14 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 9 (16.07%) Infrastructure Architect
4 6 (10.71%) Consultant
5 5 (8.93%) Technical Architect
5 5 (8.93%) Infrastructure Manager
6 4 (7.14%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (7.14%) VMware Engineer
7 3 (5.36%) 3rd Line Support
7 3 (5.36%) VMware Specialist
8 2 (3.57%) Platform Architect
8 2 (3.57%) Technical Consultant
8 2 (3.57%) 2nd Line Support
8 2 (3.57%) Support Consultant
8 2 (3.57%) Administrator
8 2 (3.57%) Server Engineer
8 2 (3.57%) Project Engineer
8 2 (3.57%) Technical Engineer
8 2 (3.57%) Server Support
8 2 (3.57%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.79%) COM+
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.07%) Data Centre
2 4 (7.14%) Clustering
3 2 (3.57%) Hybrid Cloud
3 2 (3.57%) Enterprise Cloud
4 1 (1.79%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.79%) EMC VNX
4 1 (1.79%) EMC VMAX
Operating Systems
1 41 (73.21%) Windows
2 21 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 16 (28.57%) Windows 7
4 14 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (14.29%) Linux
6 5 (8.93%) UNIX
7 4 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (5.36%) AIX
9 2 (3.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (1.79%) Android
10 1 (1.79%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (25.00%) ITIL
2 9 (16.07%) Project Management
3 7 (12.50%) Migration
3 7 (12.50%) Configuration Management
4 4 (7.14%) Change Control
5 3 (5.36%) Performance Management
6 2 (3.57%) Open Source
6 2 (3.57%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (3.57%) DevOps
6 2 (3.57%) Mentoring
6 2 (3.57%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (3.57%) Workflow
6 2 (3.57%) Service Delivery
6 2 (3.57%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (3.57%) Information Security
6 2 (3.57%) TOGAF
6 2 (3.57%) Technical Architecture
6 2 (3.57%) Operations Management
6 2 (3.57%) Load Balancing
7 1 (1.79%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (25.00%) SQL
2 8 (14.29%) PowerShell
3 7 (12.50%) VBScript
4 2 (3.57%) C
Qualifications
1 32 (57.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 20 (35.71%) MCSE
3 12 (21.43%) CCNA
3 12 (21.43%) Cisco Certification
4 11 (19.64%) MCITP
5 9 (16.07%) VCP4
6 7 (12.50%) Security Cleared
7 6 (10.71%) VCP5
8 5 (8.93%) CISSP
8 5 (8.93%) CCNP
9 4 (7.14%) SC Cleared
9 4 (7.14%) VCAP
10 3 (5.36%) DV Cleared
10 3 (5.36%) Degree
10 3 (5.36%) CCA
10 3 (5.36%) Citrix Certification
11 2 (3.57%) MCP
11 2 (3.57%) MCSA
11 2 (3.57%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (3.57%) CCEE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.36%) SLA
2 2 (3.57%) QA
System Software
1 43 (76.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 32 (57.14%) Active Directory
3 25 (44.64%) vSphere
4 14 (25.00%) XenApp
5 8 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
6 6 (10.71%) XenDesktop
6 6 (10.71%) Hyper-V
7 3 (5.36%) VMware ESX
7 3 (5.36%) vCloud
8 2 (3.57%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (1.79%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 10 (17.86%) SCCM
2 8 (14.29%) vMotion
3 6 (10.71%) Backup Exec
4 5 (8.93%) SCOM
4 5 (8.93%) EMC NetWorker
5 4 (7.14%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 3 (5.36%) Puppet
6 3 (5.36%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (1.79%) WSUS
7 1 (1.79%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 1 (1.79%) Foglight
Vendors
1 56 (100.00%) VMware
2 24 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 20 (35.71%) Cisco
4 16 (28.57%) HP
5 14 (25.00%) Citrix
6 9 (16.07%) CheckPoint
6 9 (16.07%) EMC
7 7 (12.50%) Dell
7 7 (12.50%) Red Hat
8 5 (8.93%) Symantec
8 5 (8.93%) Oracle
8 5 (8.93%) 3PAR
9 4 (7.14%) GFI Software
9 4 (7.14%) CommVault
10 3 (5.36%) IBM
10 3 (5.36%) Intel
10 3 (5.36%) NetApp
11 2 (3.57%) Tufin
11 2 (3.57%) AppSense
11 2 (3.57%) Brocade
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