Period
to 20 November 2017

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 20 November 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)
South East > Hampshire
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 146 155 176
Rank change year-on-year +9 +21 -12
Contract jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 12 12 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.34% 0.31% 0.52%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.96% 0.83% 1.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 10 18
Hampshire median daily rate £394 £378 £381
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.30% -0.98% +13.55%
10th Percentile £290 £343 £330
90th Percentile £538 £492 £438
South East median daily rate £389 £450 £340
% change year-on-year -13.61% +32.35% -8.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Hampshire median hourly rate - - £37.96
South East median hourly rate £37.50 - £37.48

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 1244 1448 1832
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 35.29% 37.64% 41.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 710 959 1092
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £400 £384
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +4.23% +3.72%
10th Percentile £212 £275 £269
90th Percentile £525 £538 £525
South East median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 81 71
Hampshire median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.50% +14.29% +55.56%
10th Percentile £19.34 £12.50 £12.50
90th Percentile £50.15 £52.50 £50.00
South East median hourly rate £25.69 £34.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year -24.44% +17.24% +70.59%

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

Job postings citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) as a percentage 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

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

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

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

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) in Hampshire over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for VMware Certified Professional (VCP) in Hampshire

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

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

Contractor 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 20 November 2017. 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
Portsmouth -1 4 £319 -17.21%
Farnborough +6 1 £400 -
Fleet - 1 £320 - 1
Southampton - 1 £290 - 2
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
South East

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for VMware Certified Professional (VCP).

1 12 (100.00%) VMware
2 8 (66.67%) SC Cleared
2 8 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 8 (66.67%) vSphere
3 5 (41.67%) VCP6
3 5 (41.67%) VMware NSX
4 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (33.33%) Windows
4 4 (33.33%) MCSE
4 4 (33.33%) Cisco
5 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 3 (25.00%) Active Directory
5 3 (25.00%) Windows 10
5 3 (25.00%) VCAP
5 3 (25.00%) FlexPod
5 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (25.00%) Firewall
6 2 (16.67%) Finance
6 2 (16.67%) Replication
6 2 (16.67%) MCITP
6 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (16.67%) Veeam
6 2 (16.67%) VCDX
6 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (16.67%) Meraki
6 2 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (16.67%) TCP/IP
6 2 (16.67%) VPN
6 2 (16.67%) DNS
6 2 (16.67%) Linux

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 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (8.33%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) Firewall
2 2 (16.67%) DHCP
2 2 (16.67%) DNS
2 2 (16.67%) LAN
2 2 (16.67%) TCP/IP
2 2 (16.67%) VoIP
2 2 (16.67%) VPN
2 2 (16.67%) WAN
3 1 (8.33%) BGP
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (8.33%) iSCSI
3 1 (8.33%) NX-OS
3 1 (8.33%) OSPF
General
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Consultant
2 2 (16.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) VMware Consultant
2 2 (16.67%) VMware Specialist
3 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (8.33%) Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Azure Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) FlexPod Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Network Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Network Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Platform Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Platform Support Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Support Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) VMware Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) FlexPod
2 2 (16.67%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) Windows
2 3 (25.00%) Windows 10
2 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (16.67%) Linux
3 2 (16.67%) Windows Server
3 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (8.33%) Data ONTAP
4 1 (8.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (16.67%) BCP
1 2 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (16.67%) ITIL
2 1 (8.33%) Capacity Management
2 1 (8.33%) Data Encryption
2 1 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
Qualifications
1 8 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 8 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 5 (41.67%) VCP6
3 4 (33.33%) MCSE
3 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (25.00%) VCAP
5 2 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (16.67%) MCITP
5 2 (16.67%) VCDX
6 1 (8.33%) CCDP
6 1 (8.33%) CCNA
6 1 (8.33%) CCSA
6 1 (8.33%) NCDA
6 1 (8.33%) NCIE
System Software
1 8 (66.67%) vSphere
2 5 (41.67%) VMware NSX
3 3 (25.00%) Active Directory
4 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (8.33%) BitLocker
5 1 (8.33%) NFS
5 1 (8.33%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) vCenter Server
2 1 (8.33%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 1 (8.33%) vRealize
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (33.33%) Cisco
3 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (16.67%) Meraki
4 2 (16.67%) Veeam
5 1 (8.33%) NetApp
5 1 (8.33%) Palo Alto
5 1 (8.33%) Symantec