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 1 September 2014 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
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Rank 95 98 110
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +12
Contract jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 3 5 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.18% 0.32% 0.62%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.52% 2.38% 4.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 6
Average daily rate
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£300 - £300
90% offered a daily rate of more than £292 - £274
10% offered a daily rate of more than £304 - £315
UK excluding London average daily rate £349 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+7.38% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 - -
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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
197 210 282
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 11.62% 13.38% 14.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 121 95 145
Average daily rate £325 £338 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.70% +8.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £214
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £450 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 10 7
Average hourly rate £15.50 £22.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.11% +50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £13.60 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £38.30 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
- -9.09%

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 1 September 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 +1 2 £303 - 1
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Yorkshire

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

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) VMware
2 6 (85.71%) VMware ESX
2 6 (85.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (85.71%) SAN
3 5 (71.43%) Dell
4 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (57.14%) MCSE
5 3 (42.86%) MCSA
5 3 (42.86%) ITIL
5 3 (42.86%) Linux
5 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
5 3 (42.86%) NetApp
5 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
5 3 (42.86%) HP
5 3 (42.86%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (42.86%) Replication
5 3 (42.86%) vSphere
5 3 (42.86%) VCAP
6 2 (28.57%) Performance Monitoring
6 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (28.57%) Data Protection
6 2 (28.57%) Internet
6 2 (28.57%) IBM
6 2 (28.57%) DNS
6 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
6 2 (28.57%) IIS
6 2 (28.57%) DHCP
7 1 (14.29%) Ethernet
7 1 (14.29%) MS Office

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

For the 6 months to 1 September 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (28.57%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 6 (85.71%) SAN
2 2 (28.57%) Internet
2 2 (28.57%) DHCP
2 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
2 2 (28.57%) DNS
3 1 (14.29%) VPN
3 1 (14.29%) Ethernet
3 1 (14.29%) DSL
3 1 (14.29%) Firewall
3 1 (14.29%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Storage Administrator
1 3 (42.86%) VMWare Administrator
2 2 (28.57%) Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) IT Support
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Replication
2 1 (14.29%) NHS
2 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (42.86%) Linux
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (42.86%) ITIL
2 2 (28.57%) Data Protection
2 2 (28.57%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (14.29%) Project Management
3 1 (14.29%) Network Load Balancing
3 1 (14.29%) Release Management
3 1 (14.29%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) MCSE
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (42.86%) VCAP
2 3 (42.86%) MCSA
3 1 (14.29%) CCNA
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (14.29%) MCITP
3 1 (14.29%) Degree
System Software
1 6 (85.71%) VMware ESX
1 6 (85.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 3 (42.86%) vSphere
3 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) VMware
2 5 (71.43%) Dell
3 3 (42.86%) NetApp
3 3 (42.86%) HP
3 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
4 2 (28.57%) IBM
5 1 (14.29%) Cisco
5 1 (14.29%) Adobe