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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Rank 210 227 201
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -26
Contract jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 51 24 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.53% 0.26% 0.40%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.05% 1.01% 1.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 14 31
Average daily rate
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£369 £360 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.43% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £341 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £409 £379 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £23.50 -
% change year-on-year
-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
2489 2369 2075
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 26.11% 25.76% 24.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 1472 1166 1066
Average daily rate £375 £351 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.99% -3.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £220 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £497 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 109 81 113
Average hourly rate £21.55 £17.29 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.67% -13.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £14.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £47.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.12 £19.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+26.94% -9.52%

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 +10 20 £375 +7.14% 4
Buckinghamshire - 6 £305 - 3
Berkshire +4 5 £398 +4.60% 2
Kent -3 5 £388 +10.71% 1
Middlesex - 5 - -
West Sussex -5 4 £338 +50.00% 1
Surrey -2 3 £275 -26.66% 3
East Sussex -6 3 £319 -15.00%
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
England

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 63 (100.00%) VMware
2 51 (80.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 45 (71.43%) Windows
4 34 (53.97%) vSphere
5 31 (49.21%) Active Directory
6 30 (47.62%) Microsoft Certification
7 28 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
8 24 (38.10%) Microsoft
9 23 (36.51%) Cisco
10 21 (33.33%) MCSE
10 21 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
11 19 (30.16%) Citrix
11 19 (30.16%) SAN
12 18 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
12 18 (28.57%) CCNA
12 18 (28.57%) ITIL
12 18 (28.57%) XenApp
13 17 (26.98%) Windows 7
13 17 (26.98%) VCP4
13 17 (26.98%) Exchange Server 2010
13 17 (26.98%) MS Exchange
14 16 (25.40%) HP
15 14 (22.22%) LAN
15 14 (22.22%) WAN
15 14 (22.22%) Firewall
16 13 (20.63%) IIS
16 13 (20.63%) VMware ESXi
16 13 (20.63%) VCP5
17 12 (19.05%) SQL
17 12 (19.05%) DNS

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 17 (26.98%) MS Exchange
1 17 (26.98%) Exchange Server 2010
2 13 (20.63%) IIS
3 9 (14.29%) SharePoint
4 7 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013
5 5 (7.94%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (4.76%) OpenStack
7 2 (3.17%) Eucalyptus
7 2 (3.17%) Oracle Workflow
8 1 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (1.59%) CloudStack
Applications
1 10 (15.87%) MS Excel
2 6 (9.52%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.59%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (9.52%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.17%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.17%) IaaS
3 1 (1.59%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 19 (30.16%) SAN
2 14 (22.22%) Firewall
2 14 (22.22%) WAN
2 14 (22.22%) LAN
3 12 (19.05%) DNS
4 10 (15.87%) MPLS
4 10 (15.87%) VPN
4 10 (15.87%) NetScaler
5 8 (12.70%) SMTP
6 7 (11.11%) FCoE
6 7 (11.11%) Fibre Channel
7 6 (9.52%) HTTP
7 6 (9.52%) OSPF
7 6 (9.52%) BGP
7 6 (9.52%) TCP/IP
8 4 (6.35%) Network Security
8 4 (6.35%) BIG-IP
9 3 (4.76%) VLAN
9 3 (4.76%) DHCP
10 2 (3.17%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (17.46%) SQL Server
2 8 (12.70%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (3.17%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (3.17%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (4.76%) Telecoms
1 3 (4.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 19 (30.16%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 13 (20.63%) Architect
3 9 (14.29%) Infrastructure Architect
3 9 (14.29%) VMware Engineer
4 7 (11.11%) Storage Engineer
5 6 (9.52%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 5 (7.94%) Infrastructure Manager
7 4 (6.35%) 3rd Line Support
7 4 (6.35%) Consultant
8 3 (4.76%) Project Engineer
8 3 (4.76%) Technical Engineer
8 3 (4.76%) VMware Specialist
9 2 (3.17%) VMware Architect
9 2 (3.17%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
9 2 (3.17%) Platform Architect
9 2 (3.17%) Citrix Support
9 2 (3.17%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
9 2 (3.17%) Wintel Engineer
9 2 (3.17%) Senior Network Engineer
9 2 (3.17%) Cisco Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.17%) COM+
1 2 (3.17%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 11 (17.46%) Data Centre
2 6 (9.52%) Clustering
3 2 (3.17%) Hybrid Cloud
3 2 (3.17%) Enterprise Cloud
4 1 (1.59%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.59%) EMC VNX
4 1 (1.59%) EMC VMAX
Operating Systems
1 45 (71.43%) Windows
2 28 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
3 21 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 17 (26.98%) Windows 7
5 7 (11.11%) Linux
6 4 (6.35%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (4.76%) AIX
8 2 (3.17%) UNIX
8 2 (3.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (1.59%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (28.57%) ITIL
2 9 (14.29%) Configuration Management
3 8 (12.70%) Migration
4 7 (11.11%) Project Management
5 4 (6.35%) Capacity Planning
5 4 (6.35%) Change Control
6 2 (3.17%) Capacity Management
6 2 (3.17%) ITIL V3
6 2 (3.17%) Performance Management
6 2 (3.17%) Open Source
6 2 (3.17%) DevOps
6 2 (3.17%) Mentoring
6 2 (3.17%) Patch Management
6 2 (3.17%) Service Delivery
6 2 (3.17%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (3.17%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (3.17%) Workflow
6 2 (3.17%) Network Design
6 2 (3.17%) Operations Management
6 2 (3.17%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 12 (19.05%) SQL
2 10 (15.87%) PowerShell
3 9 (14.29%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 30 (47.62%) Microsoft Certification
2 21 (33.33%) MCSE
3 18 (28.57%) CCNA
3 18 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
4 17 (26.98%) VCP4
5 13 (20.63%) VCP5
6 10 (15.87%) Security Cleared
6 10 (15.87%) CCNP
7 9 (14.29%) SC Cleared
8 8 (12.70%) MCITP
9 4 (6.35%) CCA
9 4 (6.35%) Citrix Certification
10 3 (4.76%) MCSA
10 3 (4.76%) Degree
10 3 (4.76%) VCAP
10 3 (4.76%) CCEE
10 3 (4.76%) CCAA
10 3 (4.76%) CCIA
11 2 (3.17%) CCENT
11 2 (3.17%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.76%) SLA
System Software
1 51 (80.95%) VMware Infrastructure
2 34 (53.97%) vSphere
3 31 (49.21%) Active Directory
4 18 (28.57%) XenApp
5 13 (20.63%) VMware ESXi
6 8 (12.70%) XenDesktop
7 6 (9.52%) VMware ESX
8 3 (4.76%) Microsoft App-V
8 3 (4.76%) Hyper-V
9 2 (3.17%) VirtualBox
10 1 (1.59%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 11 (17.46%) SCCM
1 11 (17.46%) vMotion
2 7 (11.11%) SCOM
3 6 (9.52%) EMC NetWorker
4 4 (6.35%) Foglight
5 3 (4.76%) Backup Exec
5 3 (4.76%) SolarWinds Orion
5 3 (4.76%) Puppet
5 3 (4.76%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (3.17%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 2 (3.17%) Cacti
7 1 (1.59%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 63 (100.00%) VMware
2 24 (38.10%) Microsoft
3 23 (36.51%) Cisco
4 19 (30.16%) Citrix
5 16 (25.40%) HP
6 12 (19.05%) CheckPoint
7 11 (17.46%) EMC
8 7 (11.11%) Red Hat
8 7 (11.11%) 3PAR
9 6 (9.52%) SolarWinds
10 5 (7.94%) Dell
11 4 (6.35%) Oracle
11 4 (6.35%) CommVault
11 4 (6.35%) F5
12 3 (4.76%) IBM
12 3 (4.76%) Intel
13 2 (3.17%) SAP
13 2 (3.17%) Hitachi
13 2 (3.17%) Juniper
13 2 (3.17%) CA
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