Period
to 23 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 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 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)
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
23 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 72 65 -
Rank change year-on-year -7 - +78
Contract jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 2 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 0.23% 0.41% -
As % of the Qualifications category 1.63% 2.34% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 0
South Yorkshire median daily rate £388 £450 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.89% - -
Yorkshire median daily rate £330 £450 £400
% change year-on-year -26.67% +12.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
Yorkshire 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 South Yorkshire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
South Yorkshire
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 123 128 182
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 14.12% 17.49% 17.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 80 133
South Yorkshire median daily rate £420 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.67% +12.50% +14.61%
10th Percentile £260 £310 £301
90th Percentile £563 £575 £575
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £406 £400
% change year-on-year +4.81% +1.38% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 7
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.51 £22.75 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -23.03% +1.11% +12.50%
10th Percentile £9.38 £15.40 £14.00
90th Percentile £25.70 £45.25 £24.25
Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.35 £14.60 £14.50
% change year-on-year +11.99% +0.69% -8.58%

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for VMware Certified Professional (VCP) in South Yorkshire

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

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

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) in South Yorkshire over the 6 months to 23 September 2018.

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

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

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 South Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 23 September 2018. 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
Doncaster - 1 £450 - 1
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for VMware Certified Professional (VCP).

1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) CCA
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) XenApp
1 2 (100.00%) XenDesktop
1 2 (100.00%) vSphere
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Desktop Virtualisation
2 1 (50.00%) Task Automation
2 1 (50.00%) NCDA
2 1 (50.00%) NCIE
2 1 (50.00%) Office 365
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (50.00%) Patch Management
2 1 (50.00%) VxBlock/Vblock
2 1 (50.00%) Veeam
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (50.00%) XenServer
2 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (50.00%) MCTS
2 1 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (50.00%) Ivanti
2 1 (50.00%) SCCM

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) DHCP
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Desktop Virtualisation
1 1 (50.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (50.00%) Patch Management
1 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (50.00%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) CCA
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (50.00%) MCTS
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (50.00%) NCDA
2 1 (50.00%) NCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) vSphere
1 2 (100.00%) XenApp
1 2 (100.00%) XenDesktop
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (50.00%) Terminal Services
2 1 (50.00%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) BMC
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Ivanti
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) NetApp
2 1 (50.00%) Veeam