Period
to 30 May 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire with a requirement for VMware Certified Professional (VCP) qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 30 May 2020 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)
South East > Hampshire
6 months to
30 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 99 157 170
Rank change year-on-year +58 +13 -11
Contract jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 13 15 4
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.70% 0.43% 0.10%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.74% 1.22% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 11 1
Median daily rate £550 £475 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.79% +26.67% +3.45%
10th Percentile £344 £425 £363
90th Percentile £646 £575 £388
South East median daily rate £400 £475 £400
% change year-on-year -15.79% +18.75% +3.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - - £20.66

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 contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Hampshire
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 746 1,228 1,349
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 39.96% 35.23% 35.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 417 757 684
Median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.88% +1.19%
10th Percentile £313 £288 £261
90th Percentile £600 £575 £545
South East median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +2.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 77 44
Median hourly rate £35.00 £32.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.38% -24.71% +21.43%
10th Percentile £18.10 £16.77 £19.68
90th Percentile £57.50 £53.75 £47.83
Median hourly rate £31.45 £27.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year +14.35% -21.43% +75.00%

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

Job postings citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Hampshire.

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

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

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) in Hampshire.

Daily rate trend for VMware Certified Professional (VCP) in Hampshire

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) in Hampshire over the 6 months to 30 May 2020.

Daily rate histogram for VMware Certified Professional (VCP) in Hampshire

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

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) in Hampshire.

Hourly rate trend for VMware Certified Professional (VCP) in Hampshire

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

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 Hampshire region over the 6 months to 30 May 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Fleet +14 3 £375 -16.67%
Winchester +6 3 £550 +2.33%
Portsmouth +22 2 £618 +12.27%
Bordon - 2 - -
Hook - 1 - - 1
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
South East

For the 6 months to 30 May 2020, IT contractor jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Hampshire region with a requirement for VMware Certified Professional (VCP).

1 13 (100.00%) VMware
2 10 (76.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (69.23%) MCSE
3 9 (69.23%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (61.54%) Windows
5 7 (53.85%) Security Cleared
6 6 (46.15%) ITIL
6 6 (46.15%) SC Cleared
6 6 (46.15%) vSphere
7 5 (38.46%) TOGAF
7 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
7 5 (38.46%) Active Directory
7 5 (38.46%) vRealize
8 4 (30.77%) VCP6
8 4 (30.77%) DevOps
8 4 (30.77%) Public Cloud
8 4 (30.77%) Data Centre
8 4 (30.77%) vCloud
8 4 (30.77%) Performance Tuning
8 4 (30.77%) NFS
8 4 (30.77%) Cisco
8 4 (30.77%) iSCSI
8 4 (30.77%) AWS
9 3 (23.08%) PaaS
9 3 (23.08%) Business Continuity
9 3 (23.08%) Client/Server
9 3 (23.08%) Linux
9 3 (23.08%) Service Delivery
9 3 (23.08%) IaaS
9 3 (23.08%) Azure

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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 (15.38%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 4 (30.77%) AWS
2 3 (23.08%) Azure
2 3 (23.08%) IaaS
2 3 (23.08%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (30.77%) iSCSI
2 2 (15.38%) LAN
2 2 (15.38%) WAN
3 1 (7.69%) BGP
3 1 (7.69%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (7.69%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (7.69%) DMVPN
3 1 (7.69%) Firewall
3 1 (7.69%) Multicast
3 1 (7.69%) Network Security
3 1 (7.69%) OSPF
3 1 (7.69%) VSAN
3 1 (7.69%) VXLAN
3 1 (7.69%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Bitbucket
1 2 (15.38%) JIRA
2 1 (7.69%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
1 1 (7.69%) Police
1 1 (7.69%) Public Sector
1 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) VMware Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Architect
3 2 (15.38%) Cloud Architect
3 2 (15.38%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
3 2 (15.38%) Consultant
3 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Architect
3 2 (15.38%) IT Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Senior IT Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Server Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Server Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Windows Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) AWS Architect
4 1 (7.69%) AWS Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) AWS Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Azure Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Cisco Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Cisco Network Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Network Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) 802.1X
1 1 (7.69%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Data Centre
1 4 (30.77%) Public Cloud
2 3 (23.08%) Client/Server
3 2 (15.38%) Driving Licence
3 2 (15.38%) Private Cloud
4 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (7.69%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 8 (61.54%) Windows
2 3 (23.08%) Linux
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) ITIL
2 5 (38.46%) TOGAF
3 4 (30.77%) DevOps
3 4 (30.77%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (23.08%) Business Continuity
4 3 (23.08%) ITIL V3
4 3 (23.08%) Server Virtualisation
4 3 (23.08%) Service Delivery
5 2 (15.38%) Capacity Management
5 2 (15.38%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (15.38%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (15.38%) Matrix Organization
5 2 (15.38%) Network Virtualisation
6 1 (7.69%) Change Control
6 1 (7.69%) Critical Thinking
6 1 (7.69%) Cybersecurity
6 1 (7.69%) Decision-Making
6 1 (7.69%) High Availability
6 1 (7.69%) Problem-Solving
6 1 (7.69%) Tech Ops
Qualifications
1 9 (69.23%) MCSE
1 9 (69.23%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (53.85%) Security Cleared
3 6 (46.15%) SC Cleared
4 4 (30.77%) VCP6
5 3 (23.08%) TOGAF Certification
6 2 (15.38%) CCNP
6 2 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (15.38%) MCSA
7 1 (7.69%) CCDA
7 1 (7.69%) CCIE
7 1 (7.69%) CCNA
7 1 (7.69%) Degree
7 1 (7.69%) DV Cleared
7 1 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (7.69%) VCDX
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) PCI DSS
2 1 (7.69%) NCSC
System Software
1 10 (76.92%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (46.15%) vSphere
3 5 (38.46%) Active Directory
4 4 (30.77%) NFS
4 4 (30.77%) vCloud
5 3 (23.08%) VMware NSX
6 2 (15.38%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (7.69%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (38.46%) vRealize
2 3 (23.08%) vCenter Server
3 2 (15.38%) Ansible
3 2 (15.38%) Terraform
4 1 (7.69%) Failover Clustering
4 1 (7.69%) vMotion
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) VMware
2 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
3 4 (30.77%) Cisco