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 February 2017 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 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
England / Yorkshire
Rank 118 136 129
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -7
Contract jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 4 6 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.18% 0.22% 0.16%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.22% 1.27% 0.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 4
Median daily rate £375 £344 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £259 £299 £347
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £389 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £353 £400
% change year-on-year
-0.70% -11.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £60.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-41.66% +50.00%

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
327 471 432
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 14.91% 16.92% 16.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 204 299 298
Median daily rate £388 £395 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.89% +6.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £261 £250 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £510 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £386 £380
% change year-on-year
+3.76% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 7 17
Median hourly rate £24.50 £12.86 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+90.55% -19.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £11.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.42 £26.05 £24.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £42.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-28.57% +86.66%

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 February 2017.

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 February 2017. 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 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
West Yorkshire +15 4 £375 -6.25% 4
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, 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 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
2 5 (83.33%) Linux
2 5 (83.33%) MCSE
2 5 (83.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (66.67%) vSphere
3 4 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 4 (66.67%) Windows
3 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 4 (66.67%) Data Protection
4 3 (50.00%) Brocade
4 3 (50.00%) VMware Server
4 3 (50.00%) Migration
4 3 (50.00%) SUSE
4 3 (50.00%) NetBackup
4 3 (50.00%) EMC
4 3 (50.00%) Citrix
4 3 (50.00%) SAN
4 3 (50.00%) ITIL
4 3 (50.00%) Data Centre
4 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (33.33%) Firewall
5 2 (33.33%) vCloud
5 2 (33.33%) Docker
5 2 (33.33%) DevOps
5 2 (33.33%) Puppet
5 2 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (33.33%) Virtual Machines

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 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) SAN
2 2 (33.33%) Firewall
2 2 (33.33%) LAN
2 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 2 (33.33%) WAN
3 1 (16.67%) DHCP
3 1 (16.67%) DNS
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Linux/Unix DevOps
1 2 (33.33%) Server Specialist
1 2 (33.33%) Storage Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Cloud Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Cloud Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) DevOps Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) DevOps Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) Linux Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Linux DevOps Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Linux Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) Server Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Storage Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Virtualisation Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) VMware Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) VMware Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) WebOps Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Linux
1 5 (83.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 3 (50.00%) SUSE
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Data Protection
2 3 (50.00%) ITIL
2 3 (50.00%) Migration
3 2 (33.33%) DevOps
4 1 (16.67%) ITIL V3
4 1 (16.67%) Web Operations
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (83.33%) MCSE
3 2 (33.33%) CCA
3 2 (33.33%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (16.67%) MCITP
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 4 (66.67%) vSphere
2 3 (50.00%) VMware Server
3 2 (33.33%) Docker
3 2 (33.33%) vCloud
3 2 (33.33%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (33.33%) VMware GSX
3 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (16.67%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) NetBackup
2 2 (33.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (50.00%) Brocade
2 3 (50.00%) Citrix
2 3 (50.00%) EMC
3 2 (33.33%) Red Hat