The table below looks at the statistics for VMware Certified Professional (VCP) in IT contracts advertised for the Swindon 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 5 February 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Rank 40 45 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Contract jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 8 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 2.04% 0.24% -
As % of the Qualifications category 5.88% 0.94% -
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 0
Average daily rate £375 £420 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.71% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £353 £400 £370
% change year-on-year
-11.87% +8.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.50 £29.00 -
% change year-on-year
+63.79% -
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Wiltshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Swindon region.

Qualifications Category
Swindon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
136 106 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 34.61% 25.54% 22.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 73 51
Average daily rate £363 £425 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.70% +21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £208 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £563 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.53% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 2 4
Average hourly rate £12.75 £10.64 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.83% -53.73%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.55 £9.73 £21.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £11.55 £30.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £21.00 £17.25
% change year-on-year
+90.47% +21.73%

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) across the Swindon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

VMware Certified Professional (VCP) Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) across the Swindon region.

VMware Certified Professional (VCP) Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon 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 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 8 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 8 (100.00%) NetApp
1 8 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 8 (100.00%) MCSE
1 8 (100.00%) MCSA
1 8 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 8 (100.00%) ITIL
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 8 (100.00%) Migration
1 8 (100.00%) VMware
1 8 (100.00%) VMware ESX
1 8 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 8 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 8 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 8 (100.00%) vSphere
1 8 (100.00%) VMware ESXi
1 8 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 8 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 8 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 8 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 8 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 8 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 6 (75.00%) DHCP
2 6 (75.00%) DNS
2 6 (75.00%) Sophos
3 4 (50.00%) Data Centre
3 4 (50.00%) WSUS

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon 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 8 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 8 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 8 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 8 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (25.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Communications & Networking
1 6 (75.00%) DHCP
1 6 (75.00%) DNS
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Systems Engineer
1 4 (50.00%) Windows Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) IT Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Senior IT Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Active Directory Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Windows Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) VMware Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 8 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (50.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (25.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 8 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 8 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 8 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (25.00%) Linux
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 8 (100.00%) ITIL
1 8 (100.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) MCSA
1 8 (100.00%) MCSE
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (25.00%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 8 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 8 (100.00%) VMware ESX
1 8 (100.00%) VMware ESXi
1 8 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 8 (100.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (50.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 8 (100.00%) NetApp
1 8 (100.00%) VMware
2 6 (75.00%) Sophos
3 2 (25.00%) Oracle
3 2 (25.00%) Websense