The table below looks at the statistics for VMware Certified Professional (VCP) in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire 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 13 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Rank 111 104 94
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -10
Contract jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 3 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.15% 0.11% 0.26%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.86% 0.78% 1.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 4
Average daily rate £400 £354 £333
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.07% +6.39%
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 £60.00 £29.00 -
% change year-on-year
+106.89% -
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Yorkshire

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

Qualifications Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
347 257 214
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 17.68% 14.68% 13.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 230 183 125
Average daily rate £400 £375 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £237 £260 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £355
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 9 7
Average hourly rate £13.75 £13.00 £12.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.76% +1.96%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £9.25 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £18.00 £17.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £22.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+77.77% +28.57%

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

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

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

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

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

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

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

VMware Certified Professional (VCP) Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

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 West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 13 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Leeds -7 3 £400 +13.07% 4
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Yorkshire

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

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 12 (100.00%) VMware
2 8 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 8 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (58.33%) Windows
4 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 6 (50.00%) MCITP
4 6 (50.00%) Data Centre
4 6 (50.00%) Windows Server
5 5 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (33.33%) MCSE
6 4 (33.33%) EMC
6 4 (33.33%) IIS
6 4 (33.33%) Finance
7 3 (25.00%) Hyper-V
7 3 (25.00%) vSphere
8 2 (16.67%) Bash Shell
8 2 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
8 2 (16.67%) Cacti
8 2 (16.67%) SolarWinds
8 2 (16.67%) SolarWinds Orion
8 2 (16.67%) Windows 7
8 2 (16.67%) SCOM
8 2 (16.67%) SC Cleared
8 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
8 2 (16.67%) ITIL V3
8 2 (16.67%) High Availability
8 2 (16.67%) Load Balancing
8 2 (16.67%) Digital Marketing
8 2 (16.67%) Marketing

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

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 4 (33.33%) IIS
2 2 (16.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (16.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) BGP
1 2 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
1 2 (16.67%) DNS
1 2 (16.67%) EIGRP
1 2 (16.67%) Firewall
1 2 (16.67%) FWSM
1 2 (16.67%) HSRP
1 2 (16.67%) Internet
1 2 (16.67%) LAN
1 2 (16.67%) MPLS
1 2 (16.67%) OSPF
1 2 (16.67%) TCP/IP
1 2 (16.67%) VPN
1 2 (16.67%) VRRP
1 2 (16.67%) WAN
2 1 (8.33%) Cisco Wireless
2 1 (8.33%) LDAP
2 1 (8.33%) SAN
2 1 (8.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) Informix
1 1 (8.33%) MongoDB
1 1 (8.33%) MySQL
1 1 (8.33%) NoSQL
1 1 (8.33%) RDBMS
1 1 (8.33%) Redis
1 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (8.33%) Hudson
1 1 (8.33%) Jenkins
1 1 (8.33%) JIRA
1 1 (8.33%) Sonatype Nexus
1 1 (8.33%) Subversion
General
1 4 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (16.67%) Electronics
2 2 (16.67%) Games
2 2 (16.67%) Manufacturing
2 2 (16.67%) Marketing
2 2 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Project Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) Exchange Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) Network Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Office 365 Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) Presales Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) Senior Network Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Service Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Technical Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Technical Services Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) VMware Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Wintel Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Cisco Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior VMware Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Storage Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Wireless Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) Middleware
2 1 (8.33%) ActiveMQ
2 1 (8.33%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (16.67%) Clustering
3 1 (8.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (58.33%) Windows
2 6 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 4 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (16.67%) Linux
4 2 (16.67%) SUSE
4 2 (16.67%) Windows 7
4 2 (16.67%) Windows 8
4 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (16.67%) Windows XP
5 1 (8.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
1 2 (16.67%) Digital Marketing
1 2 (16.67%) High Availability
1 2 (16.67%) ITIL
1 2 (16.67%) ITIL V3
1 2 (16.67%) Load Balancing
1 2 (16.67%) Migration
1 2 (16.67%) Presales
1 2 (16.67%) Programme Management
1 2 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (8.33%) Build Automation
2 1 (8.33%) Change Management
2 1 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (8.33%) DDoS Mitigation
2 1 (8.33%) Project Management
2 1 (8.33%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) Bash Shell
1 2 (16.67%) Perl
1 2 (16.67%) Shell Script
2 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (50.00%) MCITP
3 4 (33.33%) MCSE
4 2 (16.67%) CCIE
4 2 (16.67%) CCNP
4 2 (16.67%) CCSP
4 2 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (16.67%) CISSP
4 2 (16.67%) MCSA
4 2 (16.67%) SC Cleared
4 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
5 1 (8.33%) CCNA
5 1 (8.33%) VCP5
5 1 (8.33%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 8 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 5 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (25.00%) Hyper-V
3 3 (25.00%) vSphere
4 2 (16.67%) VMware ESX
5 1 (8.33%) vCloud
5 1 (8.33%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) Cacti
1 2 (16.67%) Graphite
1 2 (16.67%) Nagios
1 2 (16.67%) Opsview
1 2 (16.67%) SCOM
1 2 (16.67%) SolarWinds Orion
2 1 (8.33%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) VMware
2 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (33.33%) EMC
4 2 (16.67%) Cisco
4 2 (16.67%) Citrix
4 2 (16.67%) Red Hat
4 2 (16.67%) SAP
4 2 (16.67%) SolarWinds
5 1 (8.33%) Aruba
5 1 (8.33%) F5
5 1 (8.33%) Fortinet
5 1 (8.33%) HP
5 1 (8.33%) Palo Alto
5 1 (8.33%) Veritas