Period
to 23 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes with a requirement for VMware Certified Professional (VCP) qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 23 June 2018 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)
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
23 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 107 97 85
Rank change year-on-year -10 -12 +24
Contract jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 5 9 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 0.32% 0.61% 0.57%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.22% 1.65% 2.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 8 8
Milton Keynes median daily rate £380 £356 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% -16.18% +39.34%
10th Percentile £317 £336 £323
90th Percentile £400 £463 £445
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £380 £356 £425
% change year-on-year +6.67% -16.18% +39.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Milton Keynes median hourly rate - - -
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - - -

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 Milton Keynes with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Milton Keynes
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 409 546 357
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 26.52% 36.82% 25.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 259 329 252
Milton Keynes median daily rate £363 £415 £416
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.53% -0.30% +11.00%
10th Percentile £219 £281 £288
90th Percentile £501 £550 £537
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £371 £411 £419
% change year-on-year -9.67% -1.85% +11.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 24 4
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £11.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.78% +56.52% -38.67%
10th Percentile £11.46 £12.54 £10.31
90th Percentile £55.00 £18.00 £12.00
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £15.70
% change year-on-year -2.78% +14.65% -56.69%

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

Job postings citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes.

Job vacancy trend for VMware Certified Professional (VCP) in Milton Keynes

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

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

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

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

For the 6 months to 23 June 2018, 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for VMware Certified Professional (VCP).

1 5 (100.00%) ITIL
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
1 5 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 5 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 5 (100.00%) Hyper-V
2 4 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (80.00%) PowerShell
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (80.00%) Incident Management
2 4 (80.00%) Change Management
2 4 (80.00%) Firewall
2 4 (80.00%) Forcepoint
2 4 (80.00%) IIS
2 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) MCSA
2 4 (80.00%) LAN
2 4 (80.00%) WAN
2 4 (80.00%) SLA
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco
2 4 (80.00%) CCNP
2 4 (80.00%) CCNA
2 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (60.00%) ISA Server
3 3 (60.00%) Remedy
3 3 (60.00%) DHCP
3 3 (60.00%) DNS
3 3 (60.00%) Computacenter

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 4 (80.00%) IIS
2 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (20.00%) Skype for Business
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) Firewall
1 4 (80.00%) LAN
1 4 (80.00%) WAN
2 3 (60.00%) DHCP
2 3 (60.00%) DNS
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (40.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Virtualisation Specialist
3 1 (20.00%) Wintel Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Wintel Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Wintel Support
3 1 (20.00%) Wintel Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
1 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) ITIL
2 4 (80.00%) Change Management
2 4 (80.00%) Incident Management
3 3 (60.00%) Problem-Solving
4 2 (40.00%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (20.00%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 5 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (80.00%) CCNA
2 4 (80.00%) CCNP
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (80.00%) MCSA
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (20.00%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (80.00%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Hyper-V
2 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (60.00%) Forefront TMG
3 3 (60.00%) ISA Server
3 3 (60.00%) UAG
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco
2 4 (80.00%) Forcepoint
3 3 (60.00%) Computacenter
3 3 (60.00%) Remedy
4 1 (20.00%) Citrix