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 May 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Rank 223 243 220
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -23
Contract jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 48 29 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.53% 0.30% 0.31%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.91% 1.17% 1.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 20 18
Median daily rate £400 £381 £343
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.91% +11.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £300 £187
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £414 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £340 £330
% change year-on-year
+11.76% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £21.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.50 - £34.25
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
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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
2518 2472 2494
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 27.64% 25.88% 27.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 1501 1366 1237
Median daily rate £404 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.73% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £240 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 86 125 104
Median hourly rate £25.00 £21.55 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.00% +30.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.50 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.50 £44.90 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+55.55% +25.00%

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 29 May 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 29 May 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 +4 18 £359 -9.74% 3
Hampshire +3 11 £400 +17.64% 6
Surrey -3 8 £550 +22.22% 1
Buckinghamshire +13 7 £425 +39.34%
Oxfordshire - 2 £373 -
West Sussex - 2 £325 - 1
Kent - 1 £388 -
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VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 77 (100.00%) VMware
2 53 (68.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 48 (62.34%) Windows
4 45 (58.44%) Cisco
5 39 (50.65%) Microsoft
6 38 (49.35%) SAN
6 38 (49.35%) Linux
7 31 (40.26%) vSphere
7 31 (40.26%) Windows Server
8 30 (38.96%) EMC
9 27 (35.06%) Microsoft Certification
10 26 (33.77%) Active Directory
11 25 (32.47%) Firewall
12 24 (31.17%) Cisco Certification
13 23 (29.87%) NetApp
13 23 (29.87%) HP
14 20 (25.97%) CCNA
15 19 (24.68%) Citrix
15 19 (24.68%) SQL Server
16 18 (23.38%) Red Hat
16 18 (23.38%) Windows Server 2008
16 18 (23.38%) Data Centre
17 17 (22.08%) Finance
17 17 (22.08%) IBM
17 17 (22.08%) TCP/IP
18 15 (19.48%) SQL
19 14 (18.18%) ITIL
19 14 (18.18%) MCSE
19 14 (18.18%) VMware ESX
19 14 (18.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

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 (16.88%) SharePoint
2 12 (15.58%) MS Exchange
3 8 (10.39%) Skype for Business
4 7 (9.09%) OpenStack
5 6 (7.79%) Exchange Server 2007
5 6 (7.79%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (5.19%) Exchange Server 2003
6 4 (5.19%) IIS
7 3 (3.90%) JBoss
7 3 (3.90%) WebSphere
8 1 (1.30%) Tomcat
Applications
1 7 (9.09%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.30%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.60%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.30%) SAP Retail
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.79%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (6.49%) SaaS
3 4 (5.19%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (5.19%) IaaS
3 4 (5.19%) PaaS
4 1 (1.30%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 38 (49.35%) SAN
2 25 (32.47%) Firewall
3 17 (22.08%) TCP/IP
4 11 (14.29%) Cisco Nexus
4 11 (14.29%) DNS
4 11 (14.29%) Fibre Channel
5 10 (12.99%) Ethernet
5 10 (12.99%) WAN
6 9 (11.69%) NAS
7 8 (10.39%) Cisco ASA
7 8 (10.39%) LAN
8 5 (6.49%) DHCP
8 5 (6.49%) IPv4
8 5 (6.49%) IPv6
9 4 (5.19%) Network Security
10 3 (3.90%) Converged Networks
10 3 (3.90%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
10 3 (3.90%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 3 (3.90%) VLAN
10 3 (3.90%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (24.68%) SQL Server
2 10 (12.99%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (7.79%) SQL Server 2014
4 3 (3.90%) DB2
4 3 (3.90%) MySQL
4 3 (3.90%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (2.60%) Big Data
5 2 (2.60%) Oracle Exadata
5 2 (2.60%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.30%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.30%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (2.60%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 17 (22.08%) Finance
2 4 (5.19%) Retail
3 3 (3.90%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.60%) Electronics
4 2 (2.60%) Legal
4 2 (2.60%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.60%) Marketing
5 1 (1.30%) Back Office
5 1 (1.30%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 14 (18.18%) VMware Engineer
2 11 (14.29%) Architect
3 9 (11.69%) Infrastructure Architect
3 9 (11.69%) SAN Specialist
3 9 (11.69%) Virtualisation Engineer
3 9 (11.69%) VMware Specialist
4 7 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 7 (9.09%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 7 (9.09%) Server Engineer
4 7 (9.09%) Server Specialist
4 7 (9.09%) Support Engineer
4 7 (9.09%) Wintel Engineer
4 7 (9.09%) Wintel Server Engineer
4 7 (9.09%) Wintel Server Specialist
4 7 (9.09%) Wintel Specialist
5 5 (6.49%) Administrator
5 5 (6.49%) SAN Engineer
6 4 (5.19%) Active Directory Specialist
6 4 (5.19%) Exchange Engineer
6 4 (5.19%) Exchange Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.90%) Middleware
2 1 (1.30%) 802.1X
2 1 (1.30%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 18 (23.38%) Data Centre
2 11 (14.29%) VCE vBlock
3 8 (10.39%) EMC VNX
4 6 (7.79%) FlexPod
5 5 (6.49%) Clustering
5 5 (6.49%) Enterprise Storage
6 4 (5.19%) EMC VMAX
6 4 (5.19%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (3.90%) Public Cloud
7 3 (3.90%) Web 2.0
8 2 (2.60%) Replication
9 1 (1.30%) CLARiiON
9 1 (1.30%) Driving Licence
9 1 (1.30%) e-Health
9 1 (1.30%) Enterprise Cloud
9 1 (1.30%) EqualLogic
9 1 (1.30%) FMCG
9 1 (1.30%) Hybrid Cloud
9 1 (1.30%) Symmetrix
9 1 (1.30%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 48 (62.34%) Windows
2 38 (49.35%) Linux
3 31 (40.26%) Windows Server
4 18 (23.38%) Windows Server 2008
5 14 (18.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 14 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (11.69%) Windows Server 2003
7 8 (10.39%) Unix
8 7 (9.09%) Data ONTAP
9 6 (7.79%) AIX
10 5 (6.49%) CentOS
11 1 (1.30%) VMS
11 1 (1.30%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (18.18%) ITIL
2 10 (12.99%) Project Management
3 8 (10.39%) Converged Infrastructure
4 5 (6.49%) DevOps
4 5 (6.49%) Migration
5 4 (5.19%) Capacity Management
5 4 (5.19%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (5.19%) PLM
6 3 (3.90%) Change Management
6 3 (3.90%) Coaching
6 3 (3.90%) ERP
6 3 (3.90%) High Availability
6 3 (3.90%) Mentoring
6 3 (3.90%) Performance Analysis
6 3 (3.90%) PRINCE2
6 3 (3.90%) Risk Analysis
6 3 (3.90%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (3.90%) Service Delivery
6 3 (3.90%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (3.90%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 15 (19.48%) SQL
2 11 (14.29%) PowerShell
3 8 (10.39%) Python
4 5 (6.49%) Ruby
5 3 (3.90%) Java
6 2 (2.60%) C
6 2 (2.60%) Perl
6 2 (2.60%) VBScript
7 1 (1.30%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.30%) VB
Qualifications
1 27 (35.06%) Microsoft Certification
2 24 (31.17%) Cisco Certification
3 20 (25.97%) CCNA
4 14 (18.18%) MCSE
5 12 (15.58%) Security Cleared
6 11 (14.29%) CCNP
6 11 (14.29%) MCSA
6 11 (14.29%) SC Cleared
7 10 (12.99%) MCP
8 6 (7.79%) VCP5
9 5 (6.49%) VCAP
10 4 (5.19%) EMC Certification
10 4 (5.19%) MCITP
11 3 (3.90%) RHCT
11 3 (3.90%) VCP4
12 2 (2.60%) CISSP
12 2 (2.60%) NCDA
12 2 (2.60%) RHCE
12 2 (2.60%) RHCSA
12 2 (2.60%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.90%) COBIT
1 3 (3.90%) QA
1 3 (3.90%) SLA
2 1 (1.30%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 53 (68.83%) VMware Infrastructure
2 31 (40.26%) vSphere
3 26 (33.77%) Active Directory
4 14 (18.18%) VMware ESX
5 12 (15.58%) Hyper-V
6 11 (14.29%) XenApp
7 8 (10.39%) VMware ESXi
8 6 (7.79%) vCloud
8 6 (7.79%) XenDesktop
9 4 (5.19%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 4 (5.19%) ISA Server
10 3 (3.90%) Forefront TMG
11 1 (1.30%) KVM
11 1 (1.30%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 8 (10.39%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 7 (9.09%) SCOM
3 4 (5.19%) EMC NetWorker
3 4 (5.19%) SCCM
3 4 (5.19%) Tivoli
4 3 (3.90%) WSUS
5 2 (2.60%) Backup Exec
5 2 (2.60%) HP Data Protector
5 2 (2.60%) Nagios
5 2 (2.60%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (2.60%) Puppet
5 2 (2.60%) ServiceCenter
5 2 (2.60%) vMotion
6 1 (1.30%) Cisco UCCX
6 1 (1.30%) NetBackup
6 1 (1.30%) vRealize
6 1 (1.30%) WMI
Vendors
1 77 (100.00%) VMware
2 45 (58.44%) Cisco
3 39 (50.65%) Microsoft
4 30 (38.96%) EMC
5 23 (29.87%) HP
5 23 (29.87%) NetApp
6 19 (24.68%) Citrix
7 18 (23.38%) Red Hat
8 17 (22.08%) IBM
9 13 (16.88%) Dell
10 10 (12.99%) Oracle
11 9 (11.69%) Hitachi
11 9 (11.69%) Intel
12 7 (9.09%) CommVault
13 6 (7.79%) CheckPoint
14 5 (6.49%) 3PAR
14 5 (6.49%) F5
14 5 (6.49%) Palo Alto
15 4 (5.19%) Juniper
15 4 (5.19%) SAP
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