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 30 May 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Rank 65 68 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Contract jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 2 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.26% 0.12% -
As % of the Qualifications category 1.08% 0.50% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Median daily rate £450 £500 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £340 £336
% change year-on-year
+11.76% +1.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.50 - £34.25
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
185 202 134
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 23.78% 24.69% 20.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 132 137 84
Median daily rate £375 £340 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.29% -15.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £225 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £469 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 8 2
Median hourly rate £14.50 £26.00 £31.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.23% -16.12%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+55.55% +25.00%

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)
Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 30 May 2016.

VMware Certified Professional (VCP) Daily Rate Histogram 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 30 May 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 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (66.67%) PowerShell
2 2 (66.67%) vSphere
3 1 (33.33%) SaaS
3 1 (33.33%) PaaS
3 1 (33.33%) Heroku
3 1 (33.33%) NCIE
3 1 (33.33%) REST
3 1 (33.33%) vCloud
3 1 (33.33%) Capacity Management
3 1 (33.33%) VCP5
3 1 (33.33%) Big Data
3 1 (33.33%) IaaS
3 1 (33.33%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (33.33%) FlexPod
3 1 (33.33%) Cloud Foundry
3 1 (33.33%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Python
3 1 (33.33%) ISO 9001
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) CCNP
3 1 (33.33%) CCNA
3 1 (33.33%) EMC
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (33.33%) EMC Certification
3 1 (33.33%) SAN

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 (33.33%) Cloud Foundry
1 1 (33.33%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
1 1 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (33.33%) Heroku
1 1 (33.33%) IaaS
1 1 (33.33%) PaaS
1 1 (33.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Big Data
1 1 (33.33%) Hadoop
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Cloud Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) FlexPod Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (33.33%) FlexPod
2 1 (33.33%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Data ONTAP
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) Capacity Management
1 1 (33.33%) Defect Management
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) PLM
1 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
1 1 (33.33%) Product Management
1 1 (33.33%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) PowerShell
2 1 (33.33%) Python
2 1 (33.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) CCNA
1 1 (33.33%) CCNP
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (33.33%) EMC Certification
1 1 (33.33%) NCIE
1 1 (33.33%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) ISO 9001
1 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) vSphere
2 1 (33.33%) vCloud
2 1 (33.33%) VMware ESX
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) vRealize
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) EMC
2 1 (33.33%) NetApp