Period
to 16 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 16 December 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)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
16 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 184 199 198
Rank change year-on-year +15 -1 -23
Contract jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 3 5 31
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.068% 0.095% 0.50%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.49% 0.67% 2.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 16
Yorkshire median daily rate £313 £230 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +35.87% -42.50% +25.00%
England median daily rate £338 £400 £375
% change year-on-year -15.63% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - £45.50
England median hourly rate £22.83 £28.00 £45.50
% change year-on-year -18.47% -38.46% +100.00%

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Yorkshire
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 618 744 1085
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 13.96% 14.11% 17.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 367 446 723
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £380 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +1.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £208 £221 £225
90th Percentile £551 £538 £525
England median daily rate £435 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.35% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 35 53
Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.00 £14.57 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.99% -6.03% -
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.37 £10.50
90th Percentile £40.00 £24.50 £28.60
England median hourly rate £25.00 £25.50 £23.75
% change year-on-year -1.96% +7.37% +25.00%

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

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

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

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

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

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) in Yorkshire.

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

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 16 December 2017. 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
South Yorkshire - 3 £313 -
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
England

For the 6 months to 16 December 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for VMware Certified Professional (VCP).

1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) PowerShell
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Investment Management
2 2 (66.67%) Banking
2 2 (66.67%) Investment Banking
2 2 (66.67%) Google
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (66.67%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (66.67%) vCloud
2 2 (66.67%) Hybrid Cloud
2 2 (66.67%) Converged Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) vRealize
2 2 (66.67%) Virtual Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) Virtual Environments
2 2 (66.67%) PowerCLI
2 2 (66.67%) Task Automation
3 1 (33.33%) Virtual Team
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (33.33%) MCTS
3 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) vSphere
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
1 1 (33.33%) PBX
1 1 (33.33%) VoIP
1 1 (33.33%) VPN
General
1 2 (66.67%) Banking
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
1 2 (66.67%) Investment Banking
2 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Support
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (33.33%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Capacity Planning
1 2 (66.67%) Converged Infrastructure
1 2 (66.67%) Investment Management
1 2 (66.67%) Task Automation
1 2 (66.67%) Virtual Environments
1 2 (66.67%) Virtual Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) CCNA
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (33.33%) MCTS
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) vCloud
3 1 (33.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) PowerCLI
1 2 (66.67%) vRealize
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Google
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft