Period
to 17 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Portsmouth with a requirement for VMware Certified Professional (VCP) qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 17 January 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)
Hampshire > Portsmouth
6 months to
17 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 55 34 37
Rank change year-on-year -21 +3 -
Contract jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 4 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 0.80% 0.70% 0.99%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.44% 2.02% 2.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 3
Portsmouth median daily rate £600 £338 £470
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +77.78% -28.19% -
Hampshire median daily rate £388 £400 £450
% change year-on-year -3.13% -11.11% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Portsmouth median hourly rate - - -
Hampshire 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 Portsmouth with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Portsmouth
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 164 99 108
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 32.93% 34.62% 35.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 49 47
Portsmouth median daily rate £470 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.33% -6.25% -0.12%
10th Percentile £286 £237 £238
90th Percentile £636 £456 £543
Hampshire median daily rate £420 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 13 35
Portsmouth median hourly rate £45.00 £43.00 £43.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.65% - -4.79%
10th Percentile £21.56 £26.83 £12.50
90th Percentile £78.17 £46.69 £54.50
Hampshire median hourly rate £42.38 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +5.96% +6.67% -11.97%

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Job Vacancy Trend in Portsmouth

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

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

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

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

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

For the 6 months to 17 January 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 Portsmouth region with a requirement for VMware Certified Professional (VCP).

1 4 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
1 4 (100.00%) Military
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) JIRA
1 4 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 4 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 4 (100.00%) Confluence
1 4 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (100.00%) Critical Thinking
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (75.00%) PKI
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) MCSE
2 3 (75.00%) MCSA
2 3 (75.00%) DHCP
2 3 (75.00%) DNS
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (25.00%) CCNP
3 1 (25.00%) CCNA
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) DV Cleared

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Co-occurring IT Skills in Portsmouth 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 (100.00%) Confluence
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) DHCP
1 3 (75.00%) DNS
2 1 (25.00%) VXLAN
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) JIRA
General
1 4 (100.00%) Military
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Test Engineer
2 3 (75.00%) Server Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (75.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Critical Thinking
1 4 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 4 (100.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (75.00%) MCSA
2 3 (75.00%) MCSE
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (25.00%) CCNA
3 1 (25.00%) CCNP
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (25.00%) VMware NSX
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco