The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Sussex with a requirement for VMware Certified Professional (VCP) qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 23 June 2017 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 / West Sussex
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 75 60
Contract jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 0 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex - 0.27% 0.18%
As % of the Qualifications category - 1.36% 0.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Median daily rate - £325 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -3.70%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £394 £340
% change year-on-year -7.93% +15.80%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £37.75 -
% change year-on-year -52.31% -  

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 academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in contract job vacancies advertised in West Sussex.

Academic & Professional Certification
West Sussex
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 116 147 121
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 23.39% 19.73% 22.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 95 72
Median daily rate £395 £400 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.25% +11.11%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £307 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.66% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 11 4
Median hourly rate £16.50 £43.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -61.62% +7.50%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.10 £24.12
% change year-on-year +9.62% +24.80%  

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Sussex citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for VMware Certified Professional (VCP) in West Sussex

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

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

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Sussex region with a requirement for VMware Certified Professional (VCP).

1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) MCSE
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (100.00%) NetApp
1 2 (100.00%) VMware

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex 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:

Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) MCSE
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) NetApp
1 2 (100.00%) VMware