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 2015 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Rank 125 103 109
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +6
Contract jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 4 15 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.16% 0.65% 0.14%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.86% 4.82% 0.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 9 1
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£385 £370 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.05% +23.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £370 £338
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +9.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 - £30.00
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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 Yorkshire region.

Qualifications Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
465 311 307
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 18.35% 13.56% 14.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 320 174 137
Average daily rate £370 £313 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.40% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £186 £178
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £455 £441
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £353 £333
% change year-on-year
+9.14% +6.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 15 21
Average hourly rate £14.00 £16.00 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -21.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.45 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £29.55 £110.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £26.75
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -34.57%

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) across the Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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)
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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015. 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
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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
North Yorkshire -5 2 £400 -
West Yorkshire -17 2 £354 +8.84% 3
East Yorkshire - - - - 1
South Yorkshire - - - -
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
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VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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 13 (100.00%) VMware
2 10 (76.92%) ITIL
2 10 (76.92%) Windows
2 10 (76.92%) SAN
3 8 (61.54%) HP
3 8 (61.54%) Microsoft
3 8 (61.54%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (53.85%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (46.15%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (46.15%) SQL Server 2012
5 6 (46.15%) MCSE
5 6 (46.15%) MCSA
5 6 (46.15%) PRINCE2
5 6 (46.15%) SQL Server
5 6 (46.15%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (30.77%) Clustering
6 4 (30.77%) Altiris
6 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (30.77%) X-Windows
6 4 (30.77%) Cisco
6 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (30.77%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (30.77%) NAS
6 4 (30.77%) vSphere
6 4 (30.77%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (30.77%) WSUS
7 3 (23.08%) WorkSite
7 3 (23.08%) ServiceNow
7 3 (23.08%) Citrix
7 3 (23.08%) CommVault

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

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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 3 (23.08%) WorkSite
2 2 (15.38%) MS Exchange
3 1 (7.69%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Project
1 1 (7.69%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 10 (76.92%) SAN
2 4 (30.77%) NAS
3 2 (15.38%) DMVPN
3 2 (15.38%) HSRP
3 2 (15.38%) LAN
3 2 (15.38%) WAN
3 2 (15.38%) TCP/IP
3 2 (15.38%) VPN
3 2 (15.38%) DNS
3 2 (15.38%) SSL
3 2 (15.38%) MPLS
3 2 (15.38%) OSPF
3 2 (15.38%) BGP
3 2 (15.38%) EIGRP
3 2 (15.38%) VRRP
3 2 (15.38%) Firewall
3 2 (15.38%) IPsec
3 2 (15.38%) VPLS
3 2 (15.38%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (7.69%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (46.15%) SQL Server
1 6 (46.15%) SQL Server 2008
1 6 (46.15%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (7.69%) Informix
2 1 (7.69%) MySQL
General
1 3 (23.08%) Legal
2 1 (7.69%) Games
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Server Specialist
1 4 (30.77%) VMware Specialist
1 4 (30.77%) Windows Server Specialist
2 3 (23.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Project Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Network Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (30.77%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Clustering
2 3 (23.08%) Replication
3 1 (7.69%) Wiki
3 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (7.69%) IBM XIV
Operating Systems
1 10 (76.92%) Windows
2 8 (61.54%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (23.08%) Linux
5 2 (15.38%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (76.92%) ITIL
2 6 (46.15%) PRINCE2
3 4 (30.77%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (23.08%) TOGAF
5 2 (15.38%) Network Design
5 2 (15.38%) Load Balancing
5 2 (15.38%) Business Continuity Planning
5 2 (15.38%) BCP
5 2 (15.38%) Project Management
5 2 (15.38%) Service Management
5 2 (15.38%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (15.38%) Business Continuity
6 1 (7.69%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) SQL
2 1 (7.69%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (46.15%) MCSE
1 6 (46.15%) MCSA
1 6 (46.15%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (23.08%) CCNP
2 3 (23.08%) CCNA
2 3 (23.08%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (15.38%) CCDA
3 2 (15.38%) CCDP
3 2 (15.38%) CISSP
3 2 (15.38%) CCSA
3 2 (15.38%) CCSE
3 2 (15.38%) VCAP
3 2 (15.38%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (53.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (30.77%) vSphere
2 4 (30.77%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
3 2 (15.38%) Terminal Services
3 2 (15.38%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 4 (30.77%) WSUS
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) VMware
2 8 (61.54%) Microsoft
2 8 (61.54%) HP
3 4 (30.77%) Cisco
3 4 (30.77%) Altiris
4 3 (23.08%) Reuters
4 3 (23.08%) ServiceNow
4 3 (23.08%) Citrix
4 3 (23.08%) CommVault
5 2 (15.38%) CheckPoint
6 1 (7.69%) Oracle
6 1 (7.69%) IBM
6 1 (7.69%) Red Hat
6 1 (7.69%) F5
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