Period
to 18 September 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 18 September 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
18 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 99 114 84
Rank change year-on-year +15 -30 +28
Contract jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 8 3 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 0.55% 0.18% 0.62%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.89% 0.66% 2.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 7
Milton Keynes median daily rate £413 £458 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.93% +7.76% +39.34%
10th Percentile £331 £432 £305
90th Percentile £462 £565 £447
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £413 £458 £425
% change year-on-year -9.93% +7.76% +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 424 453 374
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 28.90% 27.00% 28.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 284 266 271
Milton Keynes median daily rate £383 £403 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.91% -4.17% +5.00%
10th Percentile £213 £221 £205
90th Percentile £500 £550 £538
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £400 £425
% change year-on-year - -5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 33 4
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £10.62
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.78% +69.49% -44.11%
10th Percentile £10.50 £11.75 £10.23
90th Percentile £55.00 £50.15 £11.85
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £11.50
% change year-on-year -2.78% +56.52% -74.44%

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 Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) in Milton Keynes over the 6 months to 18 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 18 September 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 8 (100.00%) VMware
2 7 (87.50%) VMware ESXi
3 5 (62.50%) IaaS
3 5 (62.50%) Security Cleared
3 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (62.50%) Windows
3 5 (62.50%) Linux
3 5 (62.50%) Active Directory
3 5 (62.50%) Citrix
3 5 (62.50%) Citrix Certification
4 4 (50.00%) SharePoint
4 4 (50.00%) ITIL
4 4 (50.00%) VMware Workstation
4 4 (50.00%) NetApp
4 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (50.00%) SC Cleared
4 4 (50.00%) ITIL V3
5 3 (37.50%) vSphere
5 3 (37.50%) Change Management
5 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (37.50%) VCP6
5 3 (37.50%) Operational Acceptance Criteria
6 2 (25.00%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (25.00%) VSAN
6 2 (25.00%) DV Cleared
6 2 (25.00%) SQL
6 2 (25.00%) Change Control
6 2 (25.00%) Unix
7 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (12.50%) CCA

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 (50.00%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 5 (62.50%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) VSAN
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
1 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Support
1 2 (25.00%) VMware Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (12.50%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
2 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
2 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (12.50%) Linux Support
2 1 (12.50%) Virtualisation Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Linux
1 5 (62.50%) Windows
1 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (25.00%) Unix
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) ITIL
1 4 (50.00%) ITIL V3
2 3 (37.50%) Change Management
2 3 (37.50%) Operational Acceptance Criteria
3 2 (25.00%) Change Control
4 1 (12.50%) Migration
4 1 (12.50%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) Citrix Certification
1 5 (62.50%) Security Cleared
2 4 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 3 (37.50%) VCP6
4 2 (25.00%) DV Cleared
5 1 (12.50%) CCA
5 1 (12.50%) MCITP
5 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (12.50%) VCAP
System Software
1 7 (87.50%) VMware ESXi
2 5 (62.50%) Active Directory
3 4 (50.00%) VMware Workstation
4 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (37.50%) vSphere
5 2 (25.00%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) vRealize
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) VMware
2 5 (62.50%) Citrix
3 4 (50.00%) NetApp