The table below looks at the statistics for VMware Certified Professional (VCP) in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware Certified Professional (VCP) over the 3 months to 25 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Rank 62 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 11 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.42% - -
As % of the Qualifications category 6.25% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 10 0 0
Median daily rate £400 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £381 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.91% +8.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 - £23.50
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Qualifications Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
176 149 170
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 22.68% 19.92% 24.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 123 97 93
Median daily rate £400 £340 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% -2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £243 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 8 3
Median hourly rate £25.00 £28.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.71% +75.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.70 £12.50 £15.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.50 £42.50 £17.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £24.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+35.41% +33.33%

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Birmingham region citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Qualifications category.

VMware Certified Professional (VCP) Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

VMware Certified Professional (VCP) Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

VMware Certified Professional (VCP) Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 25 July 2016, 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for VMware Certified Professional (VCP).

1 13 (100.00%) VMware
1 13 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 11 (84.62%) Cisco
2 11 (84.62%) vSphere
3 10 (76.92%) Windows Server 2012
3 10 (76.92%) CCNP
3 10 (76.92%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (76.92%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (76.92%) Windows
3 10 (76.92%) Linux
3 10 (76.92%) MCSE
3 10 (76.92%) SAN
3 10 (76.92%) Windows Server
4 9 (69.23%) Windows 8
4 9 (69.23%) Firewall
4 9 (69.23%) MCSA
4 9 (69.23%) SQL Server
4 9 (69.23%) LAN
4 9 (69.23%) WAN
4 9 (69.23%) Juniper
4 9 (69.23%) Microsoft
4 9 (69.23%) IPv4
4 9 (69.23%) Cisco ASA
4 9 (69.23%) Ubuntu
5 8 (61.54%) Security Cleared
6 6 (46.15%) SC Cleared
7 2 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
7 2 (15.38%) PowerShell
7 2 (15.38%) NetApp
7 2 (15.38%) EMC

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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 (7.69%) Cloud Foundry
1 1 (7.69%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2013
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
1 1 (7.69%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (7.69%) Heroku
1 1 (7.69%) IaaS
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (7.69%) Office 365
1 1 (7.69%) PaaS
1 1 (7.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (76.92%) SAN
2 9 (69.23%) Cisco ASA
2 9 (69.23%) Firewall
2 9 (69.23%) IPv4
2 9 (69.23%) LAN
2 9 (69.23%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (69.23%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.69%) Big Data
2 1 (7.69%) Hadoop
General
1 1 (7.69%) Banking
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
1 1 (7.69%) Legal
Job Titles
1 9 (69.23%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (46.15%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (46.15%) Senior Technical Engineer
2 6 (46.15%) Technical Engineer
2 6 (46.15%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (46.15%) Technical Leader
3 4 (30.77%) Firewall Engineer
3 4 (30.77%) Juniper Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Architect
4 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Architect
4 2 (15.38%) Senior Firewall Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) VMware Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Cloud Architect
5 1 (7.69%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (7.69%) Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) FlexPod Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) IT Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Support Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) VMware Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 13 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (7.69%) FlexPod
2 1 (7.69%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 10 (76.92%) Linux
1 10 (76.92%) Windows
1 10 (76.92%) Windows Server
1 10 (76.92%) Windows Server 2012
2 9 (69.23%) Ubuntu
2 9 (69.23%) Windows 8
3 1 (7.69%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (7.69%) Capacity Management
1 1 (7.69%) Defect Management
1 1 (7.69%) ITIL
1 1 (7.69%) PLM
1 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2
1 1 (7.69%) Product Management
1 1 (7.69%) Server Virtualisation
1 1 (7.69%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) PowerShell
2 1 (7.69%) Python
2 1 (7.69%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 10 (76.92%) CCNP
1 10 (76.92%) Cisco Certification
1 10 (76.92%) MCSE
1 10 (76.92%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (69.23%) MCSA
3 8 (61.54%) Security Cleared
4 6 (46.15%) SC Cleared
5 1 (7.69%) CCNA
5 1 (7.69%) EMC Certification
5 1 (7.69%) NCIE
5 1 (7.69%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) ISO 9001
1 1 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 11 (84.62%) vSphere
2 2 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (7.69%) vCloud
3 1 (7.69%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) AirWatch
1 1 (7.69%) SCCM
1 1 (7.69%) SCOM
1 1 (7.69%) vRealize
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) VMware
2 11 (84.62%) Cisco
3 9 (69.23%) Juniper
3 9 (69.23%) Microsoft
4 2 (15.38%) EMC
4 2 (15.38%) NetApp