Period
to 24 June 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey with a requirement for VMware Certified Professional (VCP) qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 24 June 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 > Surrey
6 months to
24 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 129 157 129
Rank change year-on-year +28 -28 +3
Contract jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 6 7 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.25% 0.22% 0.21%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.44% 1.26% 1.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 3
Surrey median daily rate £355 £520 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -31.73% +15.56% -2.70%
10th Percentile £335 £331 £339
90th Percentile £373 £520 £535
South East median daily rate £475 £380 £395
% change year-on-year +25.00% -3.80% -1.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Surrey median hourly rate - - -
South East 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 Surrey with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Surrey
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 418 556 433
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 17.65% 17.84% 18.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 285 366 295
Surrey median daily rate £468 £464 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.73% +12.51% -8.33%
10th Percentile £325 £300 £262
90th Percentile £610 £600 £565
South East median daily rate £445 £425 £411
% change year-on-year +4.71% +3.41% +2.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 11 19
Surrey median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +86.05% -52.22%
10th Percentile £15.40 £14.50 £13.90
90th Percentile £52.50 £53.75 £50.00
South East median hourly rate £33.20 £35.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year -5.14% +75.00% -44.83%

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

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

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

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

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

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

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 Surrey region over the 6 months to 24 June 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
Godalming - 3 £345 -
Woking - 2 - -
Guildford +11 1 £365 +17.74%
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
South East

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 Surrey region with a requirement for VMware Certified Professional (VCP).

1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (100.00%) CCNP
1 6 (100.00%) CCNA
1 6 (100.00%) MCSE
1 6 (100.00%) Dell
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 6 (100.00%) Firewall
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
1 6 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 6 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 4 (66.67%) Dell Compellent
2 4 (66.67%) Analytics
2 4 (66.67%) Office 365
2 4 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
2 4 (66.67%) Hyper-V
2 4 (66.67%) JIRA
2 4 (66.67%) WatchGuard
2 4 (66.67%) SolarWinds
2 4 (66.67%) SolarWinds Orion
2 4 (66.67%) PaperCut
2 4 (66.67%) VCP6
2 4 (66.67%) Server Virtualisation
2 4 (66.67%) Two-Factor Authentication
2 4 (66.67%) Multi-Factor Authentication
2 4 (66.67%) Failover Clustering
2 4 (66.67%) Dynamics 365

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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 (66.67%) BizTalk Server
Cloud Services
1 6 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (66.67%) Dynamics 365
2 4 (66.67%) Google Analytics
2 4 (66.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) Firewall
2 4 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
2 4 (66.67%) VoIP
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco Firepower
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (33.33%) iSCSI
3 2 (33.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) JIRA
2 2 (33.33%) Sonatype Nexus
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (50.00%) Hyper-V Engineer
2 3 (50.00%) SCCM Engineer
2 3 (50.00%) SCCM Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco Consultant
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco Network Consultant
3 2 (33.33%) Consultant
3 2 (33.33%) Data Centre Consultant
3 2 (33.33%) Data Consultant
3 2 (33.33%) Enterprise Consultant
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (33.33%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Linux
1 2 (33.33%) Unix
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Analytics
1 4 (66.67%) Infrastructure Engineering
1 4 (66.67%) Multi-Factor Authentication
1 4 (66.67%) Server Virtualisation
1 4 (66.67%) Two-Factor Authentication
2 2 (33.33%) Business Continuity
2 2 (33.33%) Desktop Virtualisation
2 2 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (33.33%) ITIL
2 2 (33.33%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) CCNA
1 6 (100.00%) CCNP
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (100.00%) MCSE
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (66.67%) MCITP
2 4 (66.67%) MCSA
2 4 (66.67%) VCP6
System Software
1 6 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (66.67%) Hyper-V
3 2 (33.33%) XenApp
3 2 (33.33%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (66.67%) Failover Clustering
1 4 (66.67%) NetBackup
1 4 (66.67%) PaperCut
1 4 (66.67%) SCCM
1 4 (66.67%) SCOM
1 4 (66.67%) SCVMM
1 4 (66.67%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
1 6 (100.00%) Dell
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (66.67%) CommVault
2 4 (66.67%) Dell Compellent
2 4 (66.67%) Google
2 4 (66.67%) Juniper
2 4 (66.67%) Polycom
2 4 (66.67%) SolarWinds
2 4 (66.67%) WatchGuard
3 3 (50.00%) SonicWALL
4 2 (33.33%) Citrix
4 2 (33.33%) HP
4 2 (33.33%) Mitel
4 2 (33.33%) NetApp
4 2 (33.33%) Nimble Storage
5 1 (16.67%) Meraki