The table below looks at the statistics for VMware Certified Professional (VCP) in IT contracts advertised for the West Sussex 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 44 51 39
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -12
Contract jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 1 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 0.21% 0.22% 0.29%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.61% 1.03% 1.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
Average daily rate £300 £350 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +55.55%
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)
South East

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

Qualifications Category
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
62 97 82
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 12.78% 20.86% 24.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 66 54
Average daily rate £408 £295 £328
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.13% -9.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £190 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £442 £528
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.53% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 2
Average hourly rate £33.00 £20.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+65.00% -50.00%
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 West Sussex

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

VMware Certified Professional (VCP) Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

VMware Certified Professional (VCP) Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex 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 4 (100.00%) DNS
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
1 4 (100.00%) LAN
1 4 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (100.00%) WAN
1 4 (100.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (50.00%) VPN
2 2 (50.00%) ADSL
2 2 (50.00%) SMTP
2 2 (50.00%) DHCP
2 2 (50.00%) Ethernet
2 2 (50.00%) FTP
2 2 (50.00%) SNMP
2 2 (50.00%) Spanning Tree
2 2 (50.00%) Patch Management
2 2 (50.00%) 802.1X
2 2 (50.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (50.00%) Cacti
2 2 (50.00%) SolarWinds
2 2 (50.00%) EqualLogic
2 2 (50.00%) Aruba
2 2 (50.00%) tcpdump
2 2 (50.00%) 3PAR
2 2 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (50.00%) VirtualBox
2 2 (50.00%) vCloud
2 2 (50.00%) HSRP
2 2 (50.00%) VoIP

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

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex 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 1 (25.00%) IIS
1 1 (25.00%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) DNS
1 4 (100.00%) LAN
1 4 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 4 (100.00%) WAN
2 2 (50.00%) 802.11
2 2 (50.00%) ADSL
2 2 (50.00%) BGP
2 2 (50.00%) DHCP
2 2 (50.00%) EIGRP
2 2 (50.00%) Ethernet
2 2 (50.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) FTP
2 2 (50.00%) IPsec
2 2 (50.00%) OSPF
2 2 (50.00%) SMTP
2 2 (50.00%) SNMP
2 2 (50.00%) VoIP
2 2 (50.00%) VPN
2 2 (50.00%) VRRP
2 2 (50.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Network Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Senior Cisco Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Senior Network Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) VMware Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Clustering
1 2 (50.00%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
1 2 (50.00%) Network Design
1 2 (50.00%) Patch Management
1 2 (50.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
2 1 (25.00%) DevOps
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) CCENT
1 2 (50.00%) CCNA
1 2 (50.00%) CCNP
1 2 (50.00%) CCSE
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (50.00%) JNCIA
1 2 (50.00%) MCSE
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) vCloud
2 2 (50.00%) VirtualBox
2 2 (50.00%) VMware ESX
2 2 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) Cacti
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) 3PAR
2 2 (50.00%) Aruba
2 2 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco
2 2 (50.00%) Juniper
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Qualys
2 2 (50.00%) SolarWinds