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 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Rank 209 223 239
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +16
Contract jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 34 25 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.37% 0.29% 0.12%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.43% 1.24% 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 15 3
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£375 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £333 £323
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +3.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £36.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £17.50 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+34.28% -52.05%
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
2372 2013 2314
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 25.56% 23.05% 23.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 1219 1049 1062
Average daily rate £370 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.06% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £364 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 113 106 149
Average hourly rate £19.00 £17.36 £29.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.47% -41.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.11 £11.75 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.50 £42.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -27.08%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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
East Sussex 0 13 £375 - 1
Berkshire +5 6 £380 +8.57% 6
Surrey -3 6 £325 -18.75% 2
Hampshire - 5 £475 - 5
West Sussex - 3 £225 -
Oxfordshire -5 1 £338 -0.73% 1
Buckinghamshire - - - - 2
Kent - - - -
Middlesex - - - - 1
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
England

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 64 (100.00%) VMware
2 42 (65.63%) Windows
3 34 (53.13%) Microsoft Certification
3 34 (53.13%) VMware Infrastructure
4 32 (50.00%) MCSE
5 31 (48.44%) Windows Server 2008
6 29 (45.31%) Cisco
7 27 (42.19%) Microsoft
8 26 (40.63%) MS Exchange
8 26 (40.63%) Exchange Server 2010
9 23 (35.94%) Windows Server 2003
10 22 (34.38%) vSphere
11 20 (31.25%) Active Directory
12 19 (29.69%) ITIL
13 16 (25.00%) SAN
13 16 (25.00%) Security Cleared
14 15 (23.44%) HP
14 15 (23.44%) CCNA
14 15 (23.44%) Cisco Certification
15 14 (21.88%) Firewall
15 14 (21.88%) Windows Server 2012
15 14 (21.88%) Exchange Server 2013
16 13 (20.31%) Citrix
17 11 (17.19%) Linux
17 11 (17.19%) MCITP
18 10 (15.63%) VMware ESX
18 10 (15.63%) MS Excel
18 10 (15.63%) PowerShell
18 10 (15.63%) SC Cleared
19 9 (14.06%) Windows 7

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 26 (40.63%) MS Exchange
1 26 (40.63%) Exchange Server 2010
2 14 (21.88%) Exchange Server 2013
3 9 (14.06%) IIS
4 7 (10.94%) Exchange Server 2007
4 7 (10.94%) SharePoint
5 6 (9.38%) Exchange Server 2003
6 5 (7.81%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 4 (6.25%) SAS
8 3 (4.69%) Exchange Server 2000
9 1 (1.56%) Lync
9 1 (1.56%) Cloud Foundry
9 1 (1.56%) IBM Notes
9 1 (1.56%) WebSphere
Applications
1 10 (15.63%) MS Excel
2 5 (7.81%) MS Office
3 3 (4.69%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.13%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.56%) PaaS
2 1 (1.56%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (25.00%) SAN
2 14 (21.88%) Firewall
3 8 (12.50%) DNS
3 8 (12.50%) WAN
3 8 (12.50%) DHCP
3 8 (12.50%) TCP/IP
4 6 (9.38%) LAN
4 6 (9.38%) iSCSI
5 5 (7.81%) Internet
6 4 (6.25%) BGP
6 4 (6.25%) MPLS
6 4 (6.25%) OSPF
7 3 (4.69%) VPN
7 3 (4.69%) SSL
8 2 (3.13%) VoIP
8 2 (3.13%) Cisco Nexus
8 2 (3.13%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (3.13%) Fibre Channel
9 1 (1.56%) Cisco IOS
9 1 (1.56%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (10.94%) SQL Server
2 6 (9.38%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.56%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (1.56%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.56%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.56%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (1.56%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 4 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (9.38%) Finance
2 5 (7.81%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.13%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (17.19%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 10 (15.63%) Consultant
3 7 (10.94%) Architect
3 7 (10.94%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 6 (9.38%) Virtualisation Consultant
5 5 (7.81%) Analyst
5 5 (7.81%) Support Analyst
5 5 (7.81%) Server Engineer
6 4 (6.25%) Infrastructure Designer
6 4 (6.25%) Administrator
6 4 (6.25%) Designer
7 3 (4.69%) VMware Engineer
7 3 (4.69%) Wintel Engineer
7 3 (4.69%) Wintel Architect
7 3 (4.69%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 3 (4.69%) Support Engineer
7 3 (4.69%) 3rd Line Support
7 3 (4.69%) Technical Architect
7 3 (4.69%) Systems Administrator
7 3 (4.69%) Windows Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.25%) COM+
2 3 (4.69%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.94%) Analytical Skills
1 7 (10.94%) Blackberry
2 4 (6.25%) Clustering
2 4 (6.25%) Computer Science
3 3 (4.69%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.56%) EqualLogic
4 1 (1.56%) iPad
4 1 (1.56%) iPhone
4 1 (1.56%) PMI
4 1 (1.56%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.56%) Replication
4 1 (1.56%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 42 (65.63%) Windows
2 31 (48.44%) Windows Server 2008
3 23 (35.94%) Windows Server 2003
4 14 (21.88%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (17.19%) Linux
6 9 (14.06%) Windows 7
7 7 (10.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (4.69%) Windows 2000
9 1 (1.56%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (1.56%) Solaris
9 1 (1.56%) UNIX
9 1 (1.56%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (29.69%) ITIL
2 8 (12.50%) Migration
3 6 (9.38%) Validation
4 5 (7.81%) Mentoring
5 4 (6.25%) Network Design
5 4 (6.25%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (4.69%) Budget Control
6 3 (4.69%) Change Control
6 3 (4.69%) Coaching
6 3 (4.69%) Performance Monitoring
6 3 (4.69%) People Management
6 3 (4.69%) Service Delivery
6 3 (4.69%) Project Management
6 3 (4.69%) Workflow
6 3 (4.69%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (4.69%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (4.69%) Data Analysis
7 2 (3.13%) TOGAF
7 2 (3.13%) Supplier Management
7 2 (3.13%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (15.63%) PowerShell
2 5 (7.81%) SQL
3 4 (6.25%) VBScript
4 3 (4.69%) C
5 1 (1.56%) Java
5 1 (1.56%) Perl
Qualifications
1 34 (53.13%) Microsoft Certification
2 32 (50.00%) MCSE
3 16 (25.00%) Security Cleared
4 15 (23.44%) CCNA
4 15 (23.44%) Cisco Certification
5 11 (17.19%) MCITP
6 10 (15.63%) SC Cleared
7 9 (14.06%) VCP5
7 9 (14.06%) Degree
8 8 (12.50%) CCNP
9 7 (10.94%) VCAP
10 6 (9.38%) MCP
11 5 (7.81%) VCDX
11 5 (7.81%) VCP4
11 5 (7.81%) DV Cleared
11 5 (7.81%) MCTS
12 4 (6.25%) MCSA
12 4 (6.25%) CCA
12 4 (6.25%) Citrix Certification
13 1 (1.56%) CCENT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.56%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 34 (53.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 22 (34.38%) vSphere
3 20 (31.25%) Active Directory
4 10 (15.63%) VMware ESX
5 8 (12.50%) XenApp
6 6 (9.38%) vCloud
6 6 (9.38%) VMware ESXi
7 5 (7.81%) VMware Server
8 4 (6.25%) Hyper-V
8 4 (6.25%) XenDesktop
9 3 (4.69%) Terminal Services
9 3 (4.69%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 2 (3.13%) VMware Workstation
11 1 (1.56%) UAG
11 1 (1.56%) XenServer
11 1 (1.56%) KVM
11 1 (1.56%) NFS
Systems Management
1 7 (10.94%) NetBackup
2 5 (7.81%) Backup Exec
3 4 (6.25%) Norton AntiVirus
4 3 (4.69%) SCCM
4 3 (4.69%) ARCserve
4 3 (4.69%) WSUS
5 2 (3.13%) NetCrunch
5 2 (3.13%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (1.56%) EMC NetWorker
6 1 (1.56%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 64 (100.00%) VMware
2 29 (45.31%) Cisco
3 27 (42.19%) Microsoft
4 15 (23.44%) HP
5 13 (20.31%) Citrix
6 8 (12.50%) Juniper
7 7 (10.94%) EMC
7 7 (10.94%) NetApp
8 6 (9.38%) Red Hat
8 6 (9.38%) WatchGuard
9 5 (7.81%) CheckPoint
10 4 (6.25%) Symantec
10 4 (6.25%) Intel
10 4 (6.25%) Dell
10 4 (6.25%) Veeam
11 3 (4.69%) Apple
11 3 (4.69%) Oracle
11 3 (4.69%) PlateSpin
12 2 (3.13%) Google
12 2 (3.13%) McAfee
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