The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the West Yorkshire region.

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 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Rank 94 90 102
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +12
Contract jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 1 7 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.059% 0.46% 0.54%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.60% 3.14% 3.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 8
Average daily rate
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- £250 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -16.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 - -
Qualifications Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
168 223 259
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 9.91% 14.71% 13.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 103 100 147
Average daily rate £335 £325 £322
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.07% +0.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £225 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £422 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 9 7
Average hourly rate £15.50 £22.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.11% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £11.07 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £37.20 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £21.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-9.52% -4.54%
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Yorkshire

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 31 July 2014. 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 -8 1 - - 4
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Yorkshire

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) VMware
1 8 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (87.50%) vSphere
2 7 (87.50%) VMware ESX
3 6 (75.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 6 (75.00%) Replication
3 6 (75.00%) Linux
3 6 (75.00%) Dell
3 6 (75.00%) SAN
3 6 (75.00%) VCAP
4 5 (62.50%) Performance Monitoring
4 5 (62.50%) Data Protection
5 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
6 1 (12.50%) Adobe
6 1 (12.50%) CCNA
6 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
6 1 (12.50%) HP
6 1 (12.50%) MCSE
6 1 (12.50%) Ethernet
6 1 (12.50%) VPN
6 1 (12.50%) Cisco
6 1 (12.50%) MS Office
6 1 (12.50%) Citrix
6 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (12.50%) Internet
6 1 (12.50%) DSL
6 1 (12.50%) SaaS

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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.

Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (75.00%) SAN
2 1 (12.50%) Internet
2 1 (12.50%) DSL
2 1 (12.50%) Firewall
2 1 (12.50%) IP Telephony
2 1 (12.50%) Ethernet
2 1 (12.50%) VPN
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Storage Administrator
1 6 (75.00%) Administrator
1 6 (75.00%) VMWare Administrator
2 1 (12.50%) Support Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) IT Support Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Server Administrator
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Administrator
2 1 (12.50%) IT Support
Miscellaneous
1 6 (75.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (75.00%) Linux
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (62.50%) Data Protection
2 5 (62.50%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (12.50%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 6 (75.00%) VCAP
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (12.50%) MCITP
3 1 (12.50%) MCSE
3 1 (12.50%) CCNA
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 8 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (87.50%) VMware ESX
2 7 (87.50%) vSphere
3 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
3 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
3 1 (12.50%) XenApp
3 1 (12.50%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) VMware
2 6 (75.00%) Dell
3 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (12.50%) Adobe
4 1 (12.50%) HP
4 1 (12.50%) Citrix
4 1 (12.50%) Cisco