Period
to 19 September 2019

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 19 September 2019 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
19 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 166 166 156
Rank change year-on-year 0 -10 +8
Contract jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 11 12 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.31% 0.32% 0.19%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.87% 1.00% 0.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 6 5
Hampshire median daily rate £473 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +26.00% -6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £344 £325 £287
90th Percentile £583 £413 £538
South East median daily rate £400 £388 £450
% change year-on-year +3.23% -13.89% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Hampshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - - £37.50

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 1,264 1,206 1,286
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 35.25% 32.48% 35.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 796 633 744
Hampshire median daily rate £425 £423 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.47% +5.75% -
10th Percentile £281 £286 £251
90th Percentile £588 £563 £513
South East median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 88 60 64
Hampshire median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £41.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +3.03% -2.94%
10th Percentile £21.18 £21.36 £17.73
90th Percentile £58.21 £68.12 £48.55
South East median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year +6.25% +90.48% -8.70%

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 19 September 2019.

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 19 September 2019. 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
Southampton - 6 £375 -
Winchester - 3 £550 -
Portsmouth - 2 £600 -
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
South East

For the 6 months to 19 September 2019, 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 11 (100.00%) MCSE
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
1 11 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 11 (100.00%) VMware
2 9 (81.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (72.73%) Windows Server
4 7 (63.64%) ITIL
5 6 (54.55%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (54.55%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (45.45%) VCP5
6 5 (45.45%) Degree
7 4 (36.36%) Linux
7 4 (36.36%) CCNA
7 4 (36.36%) Citrix
7 4 (36.36%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (36.36%) NetScaler
7 4 (36.36%) Azure
7 4 (36.36%) Customer Requirements
8 3 (27.27%) Server Virtualisation
8 3 (27.27%) Decision-Making
8 3 (27.27%) vCenter Server
8 3 (27.27%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 3 (27.27%) AWS
8 3 (27.27%) vSphere
8 3 (27.27%) PaaS
8 3 (27.27%) 3PAR
8 3 (27.27%) Root Cause Analysis
8 3 (27.27%) IaaS
8 3 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2013
8 3 (27.27%) vMotion

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 3 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (9.09%) Confluence
2 1 (9.09%) IIS
2 1 (9.09%) MS Exchange
2 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (36.36%) Azure
2 3 (27.27%) AWS
2 3 (27.27%) IaaS
2 3 (27.27%) PaaS
3 1 (9.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (36.36%) NetScaler
2 3 (27.27%) DNS
2 3 (27.27%) SAN
2 3 (27.27%) Wireless
3 2 (18.18%) DHCP
3 2 (18.18%) TCP/IP
4 1 (9.09%) BIG-IP
4 1 (9.09%) FCoE
4 1 (9.09%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (9.09%) LAN
4 1 (9.09%) MPLS
4 1 (9.09%) Network Security
4 1 (9.09%) VPN
4 1 (9.09%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) JIRA
General
1 1 (9.09%) Military
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 3 (27.27%) Technical Leader
2 2 (18.18%) VMware Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Wintel Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) Build Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Citrix Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Citrix Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Design Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Designer
3 1 (9.09%) Hardware Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Designer
3 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Principal Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Server Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) Test Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Public Cloud
2 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (18.18%) Client/Server
3 1 (9.09%) Clustering
3 1 (9.09%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (72.73%) Windows Server
3 6 (54.55%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (54.55%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (36.36%) Linux
5 1 (9.09%) CentOS
5 1 (9.09%) Ubuntu
5 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) ITIL
2 4 (36.36%) Customer Requirements
3 3 (27.27%) Computer Science
3 3 (27.27%) Data Analysis
3 3 (27.27%) Decision-Making
3 3 (27.27%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 3 (27.27%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (27.27%) Server Virtualisation
4 2 (18.18%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (18.18%) IT Strategy
4 2 (18.18%) ITIL V3
4 2 (18.18%) Resource Management
4 2 (18.18%) Security Hardening
5 1 (9.09%) Antivirus Management
5 1 (9.09%) Critical Thinking
5 1 (9.09%) Deployment Automation
5 1 (9.09%) DevOps
5 1 (9.09%) Patch Management
5 1 (9.09%) Service Design
5 1 (9.09%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) PowerShell
1 3 (27.27%) VBScript
2 2 (18.18%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (100.00%) MCSE
1 11 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (45.45%) Degree
2 5 (45.45%) VCP5
3 4 (36.36%) CCNA
3 4 (36.36%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (27.27%) CCNP
5 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared
5 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
5 2 (18.18%) VCP6
6 1 (9.09%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (9.09%) MCSA
6 1 (9.09%) TOGAF Certification
System Software
1 9 (81.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (27.27%) Active Directory
2 3 (27.27%) Hyper-V
2 3 (27.27%) vSphere
2 3 (27.27%) XenApp
3 2 (18.18%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (27.27%) SCCM
1 3 (27.27%) SCOM
1 3 (27.27%) vCenter Server
1 3 (27.27%) vMotion
2 2 (18.18%) SCOrch
3 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (9.09%) WMI
3 1 (9.09%) WSUS
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (36.36%) Citrix
3 3 (27.27%) 3PAR
3 3 (27.27%) HP
3 3 (27.27%) Intel
3 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
4 1 (9.09%) Dell
4 1 (9.09%) EMC
4 1 (9.09%) New Relic
4 1 (9.09%) Red Hat
4 1 (9.09%) SolarWinds