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 25 September 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Rank - 112 99
Contract jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 0 16 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire - 0.70% 0.18%
As % of the Qualifications category - 4.82% 1.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 9 3
Median daily rate - £400 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +33.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £27.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.50 £21.00 £23.50
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -10.63%
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
244 332 207
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 13.17% 14.61% 12.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 117 193 132
Median daily rate £350 £390 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.25% +16.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £263 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £388 £365
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +6.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 10 7
Median hourly rate £12.63 £15.86 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.39% +2.32%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.75 £11.00 £10.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £27.50 £16.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £23.88 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+17.27% +19.37%

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

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 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)
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for VMware Certified Professional (VCP).

1 11 (100.00%) VMware
1 11 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (81.82%) Data Centre
3 5 (45.45%) SAN
3 5 (45.45%) Windows
3 5 (45.45%) HP
4 4 (36.36%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (36.36%) Cisco
4 4 (36.36%) CCNP
4 4 (36.36%) Linux
4 4 (36.36%) SQL
4 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
4 4 (36.36%) Internet
4 4 (36.36%) Finance
4 4 (36.36%) Law
4 4 (36.36%) Windows Server
4 4 (36.36%) NAS
5 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (27.27%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (27.27%) Load Balancing
5 3 (27.27%) Replication
5 3 (27.27%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (27.27%) ServiceNow
5 3 (27.27%) iManage
5 3 (27.27%) Public Cloud
5 3 (27.27%) Zerto
5 3 (27.27%) Legal
5 3 (27.27%) CommVault
5 3 (27.27%) Reuters

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 2 (18.18%) Apache
1 2 (18.18%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (45.45%) SAN
2 4 (36.36%) Internet
2 4 (36.36%) NAS
3 3 (27.27%) DNS
3 3 (27.27%) Firewall
4 2 (18.18%) LAN
4 2 (18.18%) SSL
4 2 (18.18%) VPN
4 2 (18.18%) WAN
5 1 (9.09%) BGP
5 1 (9.09%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (9.09%) EIGRP
5 1 (9.09%) MPLS
5 1 (9.09%) Network Security
5 1 (9.09%) OSPF
5 1 (9.09%) VXLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
2 3 (27.27%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (27.27%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (18.18%) MySQL
4 1 (9.09%) Big Data
4 1 (9.09%) Hadoop
4 1 (9.09%) Informix
4 1 (9.09%) MongoDB
4 1 (9.09%) RDBMS
4 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Git (software)
1 1 (9.09%) Hudson
1 1 (9.09%) Jenkins
1 1 (9.09%) JIRA
1 1 (9.09%) Subversion
General
1 4 (36.36%) Finance
1 4 (36.36%) Law
2 3 (27.27%) Legal
3 2 (18.18%) Games
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Consultant
1 4 (36.36%) VMware Consultant
2 3 (27.27%) Operations Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) VMware Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Windows Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Design Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Network Design Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Network Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Cisco Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Cloud Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Server Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Virtualisation Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) LAMP
2 1 (9.09%) ActiveMQ
2 1 (9.09%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 9 (81.82%) Data Centre
2 3 (27.27%) Public Cloud
2 3 (27.27%) Replication
3 2 (18.18%) CLARiiON
3 2 (18.18%) Enterprise Storage
3 2 (18.18%) Hybrid Cloud
3 2 (18.18%) IBM XIV
4 1 (9.09%) Clustering
4 1 (9.09%) Digital Media
4 1 (9.09%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
4 1 (9.09%) Symmetrix
Operating Systems
1 5 (45.45%) Windows
2 4 (36.36%) Linux
2 4 (36.36%) Windows Server
3 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (18.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (18.18%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) ITIL
1 3 (27.27%) Load Balancing
2 2 (18.18%) Network Design
2 2 (18.18%) Virtual Environments
3 1 (9.09%) Analytics
3 1 (9.09%) Budgeting and Forecasting
3 1 (9.09%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (9.09%) Change Management
3 1 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (9.09%) CRM
3 1 (9.09%) DDoS Mitigation
3 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce
3 1 (9.09%) ERP
3 1 (9.09%) High Availability
3 1 (9.09%) Information Security
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Monitoring
3 1 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (9.09%) SIEM
3 1 (9.09%) TOGAF
3 1 (9.09%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) SQL
2 3 (27.27%) PHP
3 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
4 1 (9.09%) Bash Shell
4 1 (9.09%) Java
4 1 (9.09%) Perl
4 1 (9.09%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) CCNP
1 4 (36.36%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (27.27%) MCSA
2 3 (27.27%) MCSE
2 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (18.18%) CCDE
3 2 (18.18%) CCIE
3 2 (18.18%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (9.09%) CCNA
4 1 (9.09%) CCSP
4 1 (9.09%) CISSP
4 1 (9.09%) Degree
System Software
1 11 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (18.18%) vCloud
2 2 (18.18%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (9.09%) Docker
3 1 (9.09%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 1 (9.09%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) NetBackup
1 2 (18.18%) Network Intrusion Detection System
2 1 (9.09%) Ansible
2 1 (9.09%) Cacti
2 1 (9.09%) Graphite
2 1 (9.09%) Nagios
2 1 (9.09%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (9.09%) Opsview
2 1 (9.09%) Puppet
2 1 (9.09%) Salt
2 1 (9.09%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) VMware
2 5 (45.45%) HP
3 4 (36.36%) Cisco
4 3 (27.27%) Citrix
4 3 (27.27%) CommVault
4 3 (27.27%) iManage
4 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
4 3 (27.27%) Reuters
4 3 (27.27%) ServiceNow
4 3 (27.27%) Zerto
5 2 (18.18%) EMC
5 2 (18.18%) Fortinet
5 2 (18.18%) IBM
5 2 (18.18%) Palo Alto
5 2 (18.18%) Red Hat
5 2 (18.18%) Veritas
6 1 (9.09%) Dell
6 1 (9.09%) NetApp
6 1 (9.09%) Riverbed
6 1 (9.09%) Symantec