The table below looks at the statistics for VMware Certified Professional (VCP) in IT contracts advertised for the 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 27 August 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Rank 144 120 113
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -7
Contract jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 3 30 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.10% 0.95% 0.17%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.71% 6.11% 1.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 12 3
Median daily rate £225 £400 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-43.75% +33.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £27.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £21.00 £23.50
% change year-on-year
+2.38% -10.63%
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
England

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

Qualifications Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
424 491 300
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 14.66% 15.52% 12.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 257 324 181
Median daily rate £375 £375 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.18% +8.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 20 12
Median hourly rate £13.91 £17.77 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.75% +14.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.25 £11.00 £11.81
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £28.20 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £22.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+24.44% +15.38%

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the 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 Yorkshire

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

VMware Certified Professional (VCP) Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 August 2016.

VMware Certified Professional (VCP) Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

VMware Certified Professional (VCP) Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 August 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
North Yorkshire - 2 £225 -
West Yorkshire -22 1 £425 +6.25% 1
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England

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

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for VMware Certified Professional (VCP).

1 16 (100.00%) VMware
2 15 (93.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (68.75%) Data Centre
4 6 (37.50%) SAN
4 6 (37.50%) Windows
4 6 (37.50%) Linux
4 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
5 5 (31.25%) Cisco
5 5 (31.25%) HP
5 5 (31.25%) MCSE
5 5 (31.25%) Citrix
5 5 (31.25%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (31.25%) Finance
5 5 (31.25%) Law
5 5 (31.25%) Windows Server
6 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (25.00%) NAS
6 4 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (25.00%) Internet
6 4 (25.00%) SQL
6 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
6 4 (25.00%) ITIL
6 4 (25.00%) CCNP
7 3 (18.75%) DNS
7 3 (18.75%) PHP
7 3 (18.75%) MCSA
7 3 (18.75%) Reuters
7 3 (18.75%) CommVault
7 3 (18.75%) Firewall

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Top Related IT Skills in 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 (12.50%) Apache
1 2 (12.50%) MS Exchange
1 2 (12.50%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) IaaS
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (37.50%) SAN
2 4 (25.00%) Internet
2 4 (25.00%) NAS
3 3 (18.75%) DNS
3 3 (18.75%) Firewall
4 2 (12.50%) LAN
4 2 (12.50%) SSL
4 2 (12.50%) VPN
4 2 (12.50%) WAN
5 1 (6.25%) BGP
5 1 (6.25%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (6.25%) EIGRP
5 1 (6.25%) MPLS
5 1 (6.25%) Network Security
5 1 (6.25%) OSPF
5 1 (6.25%) VXLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (18.75%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (18.75%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (12.50%) MySQL
4 1 (6.25%) Big Data
4 1 (6.25%) Hadoop
4 1 (6.25%) Informix
4 1 (6.25%) MongoDB
4 1 (6.25%) RDBMS
4 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Git (software)
1 1 (6.25%) Hudson
1 1 (6.25%) Jenkins
1 1 (6.25%) JIRA
1 1 (6.25%) Subversion
General
1 5 (31.25%) Finance
1 5 (31.25%) Law
2 3 (18.75%) Legal
3 2 (12.50%) Games
4 1 (6.25%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) Consultant
1 5 (31.25%) VMware Consultant
2 4 (25.00%) VMware Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Operations Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Windows Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Design Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Mobile Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Network Design Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Network Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Cisco Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Cloud Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Server Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Virtualisation Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Windows Server Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Wintel Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) LAMP
2 1 (6.25%) ActiveMQ
2 1 (6.25%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 11 (68.75%) Data Centre
2 3 (18.75%) Public Cloud
2 3 (18.75%) Replication
3 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (12.50%) Blackberry
3 2 (12.50%) CLARiiON
3 2 (12.50%) Enterprise Storage
3 2 (12.50%) Hybrid Cloud
3 2 (12.50%) IBM XIV
4 1 (6.25%) Clustering
4 1 (6.25%) Digital Media
4 1 (6.25%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
4 1 (6.25%) Symmetrix
Operating Systems
1 6 (37.50%) Linux
1 6 (37.50%) Windows
2 5 (31.25%) Windows Server
3 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (12.50%) Unix
5 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) ITIL
2 3 (18.75%) Load Balancing
3 2 (12.50%) Mobile Device Management
3 2 (12.50%) Network Design
3 2 (12.50%) Virtual Environments
4 1 (6.25%) Analytics
4 1 (6.25%) Budgeting and Forecasting
4 1 (6.25%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (6.25%) Change Management
4 1 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (6.25%) CRM
4 1 (6.25%) DDoS Mitigation
4 1 (6.25%) E-Commerce
4 1 (6.25%) ERP
4 1 (6.25%) High Availability
4 1 (6.25%) Information Security
4 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Monitoring
4 1 (6.25%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (6.25%) SIEM
4 1 (6.25%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (25.00%) SQL
2 3 (18.75%) PHP
3 2 (12.50%) JavaScript
4 1 (6.25%) Bash Shell
4 1 (6.25%) Java
4 1 (6.25%) Perl
4 1 (6.25%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (31.25%) MCSE
1 5 (31.25%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (25.00%) CCNP
2 4 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (18.75%) MCSA
4 2 (12.50%) CCDE
4 2 (12.50%) CCIE
4 2 (12.50%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (6.25%) CCNA
5 1 (6.25%) CCSP
5 1 (6.25%) CISSP
5 1 (6.25%) Degree
System Software
1 15 (93.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (12.50%) vCloud
2 2 (12.50%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (6.25%) Docker
3 1 (6.25%) Hyper-V
3 1 (6.25%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 1 (6.25%) VMware ESX
3 1 (6.25%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) NetBackup
1 2 (12.50%) Network Intrusion Detection System
2 1 (6.25%) Ansible
2 1 (6.25%) Cacti
2 1 (6.25%) Graphite
2 1 (6.25%) Nagios
2 1 (6.25%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (6.25%) Opsview
2 1 (6.25%) Puppet
2 1 (6.25%) Salt
2 1 (6.25%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) VMware
2 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 5 (31.25%) Cisco
3 5 (31.25%) Citrix
3 5 (31.25%) HP
4 3 (18.75%) CommVault
4 3 (18.75%) iManage
4 3 (18.75%) Reuters
4 3 (18.75%) ServiceNow
4 3 (18.75%) Zerto
5 2 (12.50%) EMC
5 2 (12.50%) Fortinet
5 2 (12.50%) IBM
5 2 (12.50%) NetApp
5 2 (12.50%) Palo Alto
5 2 (12.50%) Red Hat
5 2 (12.50%) Veritas
6 1 (6.25%) Dell
6 1 (6.25%) Riverbed
6 1 (6.25%) SolarWinds