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 6 May 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
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Rank 130 143 116
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -27
Contract jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 15 5 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.52% 0.17% 0.47%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.42% 1.26% 3.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 8
Median daily rate £400 £325 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -10.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £314 £148 £321
10% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £373 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £389 £313 £350
% change year-on-year
+24.40% -10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £52.50 £44.75 £34.25
% change year-on-year
+17.31% +30.65%
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
438 397 306
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 15.26% 13.82% 12.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 295 263 185
Median daily rate £410 £334 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.84% -4.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 9 24
Median hourly rate £14.63 £25.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.50% +51.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £9.25 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.75 £30.00 £26.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+55.55% +25.00%

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 6 May 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 6 May 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
West Yorkshire +5 12 £425 +30.76% 6
North Yorkshire - 2 - -
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
England

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

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 21 (100.00%) VMware
2 17 (80.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (71.43%) Data Centre
4 11 (52.38%) Windows
5 9 (42.86%) Windows Server
6 8 (38.10%) SAN
7 7 (33.33%) Finance
7 7 (33.33%) DNS
8 6 (28.57%) SQL
9 5 (23.81%) SQL Server
9 5 (23.81%) Cisco
9 5 (23.81%) Active Directory
9 5 (23.81%) Law
9 5 (23.81%) vCloud
10 4 (19.05%) Cisco Certification
10 4 (19.05%) Internet
10 4 (19.05%) HP
10 4 (19.05%) CCNP
10 4 (19.05%) Linux
10 4 (19.05%) Hyper-V
11 3 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 3 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
11 3 (14.29%) Veeam
11 3 (14.29%) Enterprise Storage
11 3 (14.29%) Games
11 3 (14.29%) NetBackup
11 3 (14.29%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
11 3 (14.29%) Load Balancing
11 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 3 (14.29%) MCSA

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 3 (14.29%) MS Exchange
2 2 (9.52%) Apache
2 2 (9.52%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 2 (9.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.52%) Office 365
2 1 (4.76%) IaaS
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (38.10%) SAN
2 7 (33.33%) DNS
3 4 (19.05%) Internet
4 3 (14.29%) Firewall
4 3 (14.29%) LAN
4 3 (14.29%) WAN
5 2 (9.52%) BGP
5 2 (9.52%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (9.52%) EIGRP
5 2 (9.52%) MPLS
5 2 (9.52%) NAS
5 2 (9.52%) OSPF
5 2 (9.52%) TCP/IP
5 2 (9.52%) VPN
6 1 (4.76%) FWSM
6 1 (4.76%) HSRP
6 1 (4.76%) LDAP
6 1 (4.76%) SSL
6 1 (4.76%) VRRP
6 1 (4.76%) VXLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (23.81%) SQL Server
2 3 (14.29%) MySQL
3 2 (9.52%) Informix
3 2 (9.52%) MongoDB
3 2 (9.52%) RDBMS
3 2 (9.52%) Relational Database
4 1 (4.76%) Big Data
4 1 (4.76%) Hadoop
4 1 (4.76%) NoSQL
4 1 (4.76%) Redis
4 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Git (software)
1 2 (9.52%) Hudson
1 2 (9.52%) Jenkins
1 2 (9.52%) JIRA
1 2 (9.52%) Subversion
2 1 (4.76%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 7 (33.33%) Finance
2 5 (23.81%) Law
3 3 (14.29%) Games
4 2 (9.52%) Banking
4 2 (9.52%) Electronics
4 2 (9.52%) Manufacturing
4 2 (9.52%) Marketing
4 2 (9.52%) Telecoms
5 1 (4.76%) Legal
Job Titles
1 8 (38.10%) Consultant
2 6 (28.57%) VMware Consultant
3 3 (14.29%) Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) Infrastructure Manager
3 3 (14.29%) VMware Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Exchange Consultant
4 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Network Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Office 365 Consultant
4 2 (9.52%) Presales Consultant
4 2 (9.52%) Server Consultant
4 2 (9.52%) Wintel Consultant
5 1 (4.76%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
5 1 (4.76%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Support
5 1 (4.76%) Senior VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.52%) ActiveMQ
1 2 (9.52%) LAMP
1 2 (9.52%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (4.76%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 15 (71.43%) Data Centre
2 3 (14.29%) Enterprise Storage
3 2 (9.52%) CLARiiON
3 2 (9.52%) Clustering
3 2 (9.52%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 2 (9.52%) Hybrid Cloud
3 2 (9.52%) IBM XIV
3 2 (9.52%) Management Information System
3 2 (9.52%) Public Cloud
4 1 (4.76%) Replication
4 1 (4.76%) Symmetrix
Operating Systems
1 11 (52.38%) Windows
2 9 (42.86%) Windows Server
3 4 (19.05%) Linux
4 3 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (4.76%) Solaris
6 1 (4.76%) Unix
6 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (14.29%) Load Balancing
1 3 (14.29%) Server Building
1 3 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (9.52%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (9.52%) Change Management
2 2 (9.52%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (9.52%) DDoS Mitigation
2 2 (9.52%) Digital Marketing
2 2 (9.52%) High Availability
2 2 (9.52%) ITIL
2 2 (9.52%) Migration
2 2 (9.52%) Presales
2 2 (9.52%) Programme Management
2 2 (9.52%) SIEM
3 1 (4.76%) E-Commerce
3 1 (4.76%) Information Security
3 1 (4.76%) Network Design
3 1 (4.76%) Project Management
3 1 (4.76%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 6 (28.57%) SQL
2 2 (9.52%) Bash Shell
2 2 (9.52%) Perl
2 2 (9.52%) PHP
2 2 (9.52%) Shell Script
3 1 (4.76%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (19.05%) CCNP
1 4 (19.05%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (14.29%) CCIE
2 3 (14.29%) MCSA
2 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (14.29%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (9.52%) CCDE
3 2 (9.52%) CCSP
3 2 (9.52%) CISSP
3 2 (9.52%) SC Cleared
3 2 (9.52%) Security Cleared
4 1 (4.76%) CCNA
4 1 (4.76%) Degree
4 1 (4.76%) MCSE
4 1 (4.76%) VCP5
System Software
1 17 (80.95%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (23.81%) Active Directory
2 5 (23.81%) vCloud
3 4 (19.05%) Hyper-V
4 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 2 (9.52%) VMware ESX
6 1 (4.76%) Docker
6 1 (4.76%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 1 (4.76%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (4.76%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (14.29%) NetBackup
1 3 (14.29%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 2 (9.52%) Cacti
2 2 (9.52%) Graphite
2 2 (9.52%) Nagios
2 2 (9.52%) Opsview
2 2 (9.52%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (4.76%) Ansible
3 1 (4.76%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (4.76%) Puppet
3 1 (4.76%) Salt
Vendors
1 21 (100.00%) VMware
2 5 (23.81%) Cisco
3 4 (19.05%) HP
4 3 (14.29%) Citrix
4 3 (14.29%) Oracle
4 3 (14.29%) Red Hat
4 3 (14.29%) Veeam
4 3 (14.29%) Veritas
5 2 (9.52%) EMC
5 2 (9.52%) F5
5 2 (9.52%) Fortinet
5 2 (9.52%) IBM
5 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
5 2 (9.52%) NetApp
5 2 (9.52%) Palo Alto
5 2 (9.52%) SAP
5 2 (9.52%) SolarWinds
6 1 (4.76%) CommVault
6 1 (4.76%) Dell
6 1 (4.76%) Reuters