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 4 May 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
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Rank 133 116 108
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -8
Contract jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 5 12 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.17% 0.48% 0.35%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.30% 4.00% 2.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 8 4
Average daily rate
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£325 £363 £265
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.34% +36.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £148 £321 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £373 £400 £364
UK excluding London average daily rate £319 £350 £298
% change year-on-year
-8.92% +17.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £175.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £49.50 £34.25 £27.00
% change year-on-year
+44.52% +26.85%
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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
386 300 315
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 13.39% 11.98% 15.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 254 182 159
Average daily rate £340 £350 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £230 £199
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 22 16
Average hourly rate £25.00 £16.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+51.51% -17.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.63 £12.21 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.80 £27.20 £175.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.12 £18.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+34.00% -21.73%

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)
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 4 May 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 4 May 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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Last Year
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Daily Rate
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Average Daily Rate
% Change
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West Yorkshire -14 5 £325 - 6
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England

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

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 12 (100.00%) VMware
2 9 (75.00%) Windows
3 8 (66.67%) ITIL
3 8 (66.67%) SAN
4 7 (58.33%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (58.33%) Cisco
5 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 6 (50.00%) CCNA
5 6 (50.00%) HP
5 6 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
6 5 (41.67%) vSphere
6 5 (41.67%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (41.67%) CCNP
6 5 (41.67%) Linux
6 5 (41.67%) MCSE
7 4 (33.33%) Active Directory
7 4 (33.33%) X-Windows
7 4 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
7 4 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
7 4 (33.33%) WSUS
7 4 (33.33%) Clustering
7 4 (33.33%) Altiris
8 3 (25.00%) TOGAF
8 3 (25.00%) Load Balancing
8 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (25.00%) HSRP
8 3 (25.00%) F5

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

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (16.67%) Apache
3 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Project
1 2 (16.67%) MS Visio
2 1 (8.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 8 (66.67%) SAN
2 3 (25.00%) HSRP
2 3 (25.00%) MPLS
2 3 (25.00%) OSPF
2 3 (25.00%) BGP
2 3 (25.00%) EIGRP
2 3 (25.00%) VRRP
2 3 (25.00%) Firewall
2 3 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (25.00%) VPN
2 3 (25.00%) DNS
2 3 (25.00%) WAN
2 3 (25.00%) LAN
3 2 (16.67%) SSL
3 2 (16.67%) IPsec
3 2 (16.67%) Internet
3 2 (16.67%) DMVPN
3 2 (16.67%) Spanning Tree
3 2 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (16.67%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (16.67%) Informix
2 2 (16.67%) MySQL
General
1 2 (16.67%) Games
2 1 (8.33%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) VMware Specialist
1 4 (33.33%) Windows Server Specialist
1 4 (33.33%) Server Specialist
2 2 (16.67%) Project Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Network Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Support Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Project Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Clustering
2 2 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 2 (16.67%) Enterprise Storage
2 2 (16.67%) IBM XIV
2 2 (16.67%) Wiki
3 1 (8.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 9 (75.00%) Windows
2 6 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (41.67%) Linux
4 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (16.67%) Mac OS
5 1 (8.33%) Windows 7
5 1 (8.33%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) ITIL
2 4 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (25.00%) TOGAF
3 3 (25.00%) Load Balancing
3 3 (25.00%) Project Management
3 3 (25.00%) PRINCE2
4 2 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (16.67%) BCP
4 2 (16.67%) Business Continuity Planning
4 2 (16.67%) Network Design
4 2 (16.67%) Business Continuity
5 1 (8.33%) Information Security
5 1 (8.33%) Incident Management
5 1 (8.33%) Project Planning
5 1 (8.33%) Problem Management
5 1 (8.33%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (8.33%) Service Management
5 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
5 1 (8.33%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) PHP
2 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (58.33%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (50.00%) CCNA
3 5 (41.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (41.67%) CCNP
3 5 (41.67%) MCSE
4 3 (25.00%) CISSP
4 3 (25.00%) MCSA
5 2 (16.67%) CCDA
5 2 (16.67%) CCDP
5 2 (16.67%) VCAP
5 2 (16.67%) VCP5
5 2 (16.67%) CCSE
5 2 (16.67%) MCITP
5 2 (16.67%) CCSA
6 1 (8.33%) Degree
6 1 (8.33%) MCTS
6 1 (8.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (8.33%) CCIE
6 1 (8.33%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (41.67%) vSphere
2 4 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 4 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (16.67%) Terminal Services
4 1 (8.33%) VMware ESX
4 1 (8.33%) NFS
Systems Management
1 4 (33.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) VMware
2 7 (58.33%) Cisco
3 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (50.00%) HP
4 4 (33.33%) Altiris
5 3 (25.00%) F5
5 3 (25.00%) Red Hat
5 3 (25.00%) IBM
5 3 (25.00%) Oracle
6 2 (16.67%) CheckPoint
7 1 (8.33%) Citrix
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