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 28 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Rank 229 223 223
Rank change year-on-year
-6 0
Contract jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 33 50 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.37% 0.52% 0.26%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.40% 1.99% 0.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 34 13
Median daily rate £413 £375 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +1.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £324 £300 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £409 £436
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £381 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.91% +8.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £18.50 £23.50
% change year-on-year
+51.35% -21.27%
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
2356 2509 2430
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 26.68% 26.20% 26.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 1410 1479 1188
Median daily rate £400 £375 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +5.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £263 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £353
% change year-on-year
- +6.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 98 114 87
Median hourly rate £40.00 £21.55 £17.07
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+85.61% +26.24%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.00 £14.33
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.50 £47.83 £45.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.25 £23.75 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+31.57% +31.94%

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

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East 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 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 28 July 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) within the South East region over the 3 months to 28 July 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
Berkshire +8 15 £500 +25.78% 4
Hampshire -11 7 £375 - 8
Surrey -2 4 £375 +36.36%
Oxfordshire - 3 £375 -
Buckinghamshire +8 2 £315 +3.27%
West Sussex -8 2 £325 -3.70% 1
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England

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

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 South East region with a requirement for VMware Certified Professional (VCP).

1 73 (100.00%) VMware
2 47 (64.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 40 (54.79%) Cisco
4 39 (53.42%) Linux
5 38 (52.05%) Windows
6 32 (43.84%) Microsoft
6 32 (43.84%) vSphere
7 29 (39.73%) EMC
8 25 (34.25%) Cisco Certification
8 25 (34.25%) SAN
9 24 (32.88%) Microsoft Certification
10 21 (28.77%) CCNA
10 21 (28.77%) ITIL
10 21 (28.77%) NetApp
10 21 (28.77%) Windows Server
11 19 (26.03%) Firewall
11 19 (26.03%) Active Directory
11 19 (26.03%) CCNP
12 18 (24.66%) Cisco Nexus
13 17 (23.29%) Windows Server 2012
14 16 (21.92%) Python
14 16 (21.92%) Windows Server 2008
15 15 (20.55%) Citrix
15 15 (20.55%) Finance
16 14 (19.18%) Red Hat
16 14 (19.18%) HP
16 14 (19.18%) MCSE
16 14 (19.18%) SQL
16 14 (19.18%) SQL Server
16 14 (19.18%) Security Cleared

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 13 (17.81%) SharePoint
2 10 (13.70%) MS Exchange
3 8 (10.96%) Skype for Business
4 7 (9.59%) OpenStack
5 3 (4.11%) IIS
6 2 (2.74%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (2.74%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (1.37%) JBoss
7 1 (1.37%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (6.85%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.37%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.74%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.22%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (6.85%) SaaS
3 4 (5.48%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (5.48%) IaaS
3 4 (5.48%) PaaS
4 1 (1.37%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 25 (34.25%) SAN
2 19 (26.03%) Firewall
3 18 (24.66%) Cisco Nexus
4 11 (15.07%) TCP/IP
5 9 (12.33%) WAN
6 8 (10.96%) DNS
6 8 (10.96%) NAS
7 7 (9.59%) Fibre Channel
7 7 (9.59%) LAN
8 6 (8.22%) Ethernet
9 5 (6.85%) Cisco ASA
9 5 (6.85%) IPv4
9 5 (6.85%) IPv6
10 4 (5.48%) iSCSI
11 3 (4.11%) DHCP
11 3 (4.11%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
11 3 (4.11%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 3 (4.11%) VPN
12 2 (2.74%) NetScaler
12 2 (2.74%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (19.18%) SQL Server
2 7 (9.59%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (8.22%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (2.74%) Big Data
4 2 (2.74%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.37%) DB2
5 1 (1.37%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.37%) MySQL
5 1 (1.37%) Oracle Exadata
5 1 (1.37%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 9 (12.33%) Sonatype Nexus
2 2 (2.74%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 15 (20.55%) Finance
2 3 (4.11%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.74%) Electronics
3 2 (2.74%) Legal
3 2 (2.74%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.74%) Marketing
3 2 (2.74%) Retail
4 1 (1.37%) Back Office
4 1 (1.37%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 13 (17.81%) VMware Engineer
2 11 (15.07%) Administrator
3 10 (13.70%) Linux Administrator
4 9 (12.33%) Architect
4 9 (12.33%) Systems Administrator
5 8 (10.96%) Infrastructure Architect
5 8 (10.96%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 8 (10.96%) VMWare Administrator
6 7 (9.59%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 7 (9.59%) SAN Specialist
6 7 (9.59%) Server Engineer
6 7 (9.59%) Server Specialist
6 7 (9.59%) Wintel Engineer
6 7 (9.59%) Wintel Server Engineer
6 7 (9.59%) Wintel Server Specialist
6 7 (9.59%) Wintel Specialist
7 5 (6.85%) Infrastructure Specialist
7 5 (6.85%) SAN Engineer
7 5 (6.85%) Support Engineer
7 5 (6.85%) Virtualisation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.37%) 802.1X
1 1 (1.37%) Middleware
1 1 (1.37%) XML
1 1 (1.37%) XMPP
1 1 (1.37%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 13 (17.81%) Data Centre
1 13 (17.81%) EMC VNX
2 8 (10.96%) VCE vBlock
3 6 (8.22%) FlexPod
4 4 (5.48%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (5.48%) Replication
5 2 (2.74%) Clustering
5 2 (2.74%) Driving Licence
5 2 (2.74%) Enterprise Storage
5 2 (2.74%) EqualLogic
5 2 (2.74%) Virtual Team
6 1 (1.37%) CLARiiON
6 1 (1.37%) e-Health
6 1 (1.37%) EMC VMAX
6 1 (1.37%) Enterprise Cloud
6 1 (1.37%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (1.37%) Public Cloud
6 1 (1.37%) Symmetrix
6 1 (1.37%) Visualisation
6 1 (1.37%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 39 (53.42%) Linux
2 38 (52.05%) Windows
3 21 (28.77%) Windows Server
4 17 (23.29%) Windows Server 2012
5 16 (21.92%) Windows Server 2008
6 12 (16.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 7 (9.59%) Data ONTAP
8 6 (8.22%) Windows Server 2003
9 5 (6.85%) CentOS
9 5 (6.85%) Unix
10 2 (2.74%) AIX
11 1 (1.37%) Solaris
11 1 (1.37%) SUSE
11 1 (1.37%) VMS
11 1 (1.37%) Windows 2000
11 1 (1.37%) Windows 7
11 1 (1.37%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (28.77%) ITIL
2 10 (13.70%) DevOps
3 7 (9.59%) Project Management
4 4 (5.48%) Capacity Management
4 4 (5.48%) Converged Infrastructure
4 4 (5.48%) High Availability
4 4 (5.48%) Migration
4 4 (5.48%) PLM
5 3 (4.11%) Configuration Management
5 3 (4.11%) Performance Analysis
5 3 (4.11%) Server Virtualisation
5 3 (4.11%) Virtual Environments
5 3 (4.11%) Workflow
6 2 (2.74%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (2.74%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (2.74%) MOF
6 2 (2.74%) PRINCE2
6 2 (2.74%) Programme Management
6 2 (2.74%) Service Delivery
6 2 (2.74%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (21.92%) Python
2 14 (19.18%) SQL
3 13 (17.81%) PowerShell
4 9 (12.33%) Perl
5 5 (6.85%) Ruby
6 2 (2.74%) C
6 2 (2.74%) VBScript
7 1 (1.37%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.37%) Java
7 1 (1.37%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.37%) VB
Qualifications
1 25 (34.25%) Cisco Certification
2 24 (32.88%) Microsoft Certification
3 21 (28.77%) CCNA
4 19 (26.03%) CCNP
5 14 (19.18%) MCSE
5 14 (19.18%) Security Cleared
6 12 (16.44%) SC Cleared
7 9 (12.33%) RHCE
7 9 (12.33%) RHCSA
8 7 (9.59%) MCSA
9 6 (8.22%) MCP
10 5 (6.85%) MCITP
10 5 (6.85%) VCAP
10 5 (6.85%) VCP5
11 4 (5.48%) EMC Certification
11 4 (5.48%) VCP4
12 3 (4.11%) RHCT
13 2 (2.74%) CISSP
13 2 (2.74%) Degree
13 2 (2.74%) NCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.11%) QA
2 1 (1.37%) COBIT
2 1 (1.37%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.37%) SLA
System Software
1 47 (64.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 32 (43.84%) vSphere
3 19 (26.03%) Active Directory
4 10 (13.70%) Hyper-V
5 9 (12.33%) XenApp
6 8 (10.96%) VMware ESX
7 7 (9.59%) VMware ESXi
8 5 (6.85%) vCloud
9 4 (5.48%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 4 (5.48%) XenDesktop
10 1 (1.37%) ISA Server
10 1 (1.37%) KVM
10 1 (1.37%) NFS
10 1 (1.37%) Virtual Desktop
10 1 (1.37%) VMware Server
10 1 (1.37%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 11 (15.07%) Puppet
2 10 (13.70%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (12.33%) Nagios
4 6 (8.22%) SCOM
5 4 (5.48%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 3 (4.11%) SCCM
7 2 (2.74%) NetVault Backup
7 2 (2.74%) vMotion
8 1 (1.37%) Ansible
8 1 (1.37%) Bacula
8 1 (1.37%) Cisco UCCX
8 1 (1.37%) EMC NetWorker
8 1 (1.37%) NetBackup
8 1 (1.37%) OpenView Configuration Management
8 1 (1.37%) Rsyslog
8 1 (1.37%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 1 (1.37%) Tivoli
8 1 (1.37%) vRealize
8 1 (1.37%) WMI
Vendors
1 73 (100.00%) VMware
2 40 (54.79%) Cisco
3 32 (43.84%) Microsoft
4 29 (39.73%) EMC
5 21 (28.77%) NetApp
6 15 (20.55%) Citrix
7 14 (19.18%) HP
7 14 (19.18%) Red Hat
8 9 (12.33%) CommVault
9 8 (10.96%) IBM
10 6 (8.22%) CheckPoint
10 6 (8.22%) Dell
10 6 (8.22%) Intel
10 6 (8.22%) Oracle
11 5 (6.85%) F5
11 5 (6.85%) Hitachi
12 4 (5.48%) 3PAR
12 4 (5.48%) Juniper
13 3 (4.11%) Isilon
14 2 (2.74%) SAP
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