The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire with a requirement for VMware Certified Professional (VCP) qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
East of England / Cambridgeshire
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 54 56 -
Rank change year-on-year +2 -  
Contract jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 1 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.17% 0.34% -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.77% 2.11% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Median daily rate £183 £525 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -65.23% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £394 £340
% change year-on-year -7.93% +15.80%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £47.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £37.75 -
% change year-on-year -52.31% -  

VMware Certified Professional (VCP) is in the academic qualifications and professional certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire.

Academic & Professional Certification
Cambridgeshire
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 130 95 113
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 22.11% 16.13% 14.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 48 62
Median daily rate £350 £400 £328
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +22.13%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £183 £160 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £480 £426
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.66% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 13 22
Median hourly rate £35.00 £10.00 £15.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +250.00% -36.58%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.84 £10.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £47.50 £57.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.10 £24.12
% change year-on-year +9.62% +24.80%  

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for VMware Certified Professional (VCP) in Cambridgeshire

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VMware Certified Professional (VCP) in Cambridgeshire

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for VMware Certified Professional (VCP) in Cambridgeshire

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

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 Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 23 June 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
Cambridge +7 1 £183 -
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
East of England

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for VMware Certified Professional (VCP).

1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) MCP
2 1 (50.00%) Unix
2 1 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (50.00%) Converged Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (50.00%) EMC VNX
2 1 (50.00%) VxBlock/Vblock
2 1 (50.00%) Virtual Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) vCenter Server
2 1 (50.00%) Master's Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) EMC
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (50.00%) SAN
2 1 (50.00%) NHS
2 1 (50.00%) Service Management
2 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (50.00%) ITSM
2 1 (50.00%) Finance

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) SAN
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) EMC Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) EMC Storage Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Storage Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (50.00%) EMC VNX
1 1 (50.00%) NHS
1 1 (50.00%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Converged Infrastructure
1 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) ITSM
1 1 (50.00%) Service Management
1 1 (50.00%) Virtual Infrastructure
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
1 1 (50.00%) Master's Degree
1 1 (50.00%) MCP
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) EMC
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft