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 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Rank 58 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 7 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.92% - -
As % of the Qualifications category 4.27% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 0
Median daily rate £400 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £349
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.50 £21.00 £23.50
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -10.63%
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
164 141 143
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 21.66% 19.72% 18.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 105 73 77
Median daily rate £400 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £183 £151
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £527 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £390 £365
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +6.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 8 6
Median hourly rate £18.00 £36.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.00% +100.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £25.00 £19.91
% change year-on-year
+12.00% +25.56%

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 30 September 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 11 (100.00%) VMware
1 11 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 10 (90.91%) Windows Server
2 10 (90.91%) vSphere
2 10 (90.91%) Windows Server 2012
2 10 (90.91%) MCSE
2 10 (90.91%) Cisco
2 10 (90.91%) Windows
2 10 (90.91%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (81.82%) Juniper
3 9 (81.82%) SAN
3 9 (81.82%) Linux
3 9 (81.82%) SQL Server
3 9 (81.82%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (81.82%) Microsoft
3 9 (81.82%) IPv4
3 9 (81.82%) CCNP
3 9 (81.82%) MCSA
3 9 (81.82%) LAN
3 9 (81.82%) WAN
3 9 (81.82%) Firewall
3 9 (81.82%) Ubuntu
3 9 (81.82%) Cisco ASA
3 9 (81.82%) Windows 8
4 8 (72.73%) Security Cleared
5 6 (54.55%) SC Cleared
6 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
7 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
7 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
7 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013

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 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (9.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (81.82%) Cisco ASA
1 9 (81.82%) Firewall
1 9 (81.82%) IPv4
1 9 (81.82%) LAN
1 9 (81.82%) SAN
1 9 (81.82%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (81.82%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (9.09%) Banking
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
1 1 (9.09%) Legal
Job Titles
1 9 (81.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (54.55%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (54.55%) Senior Technical Engineer
2 6 (54.55%) Technical Engineer
2 6 (54.55%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (54.55%) Technical Leader
3 4 (36.36%) Firewall Engineer
3 4 (36.36%) Juniper Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Senior Firewall Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) VMware Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Architect
5 1 (9.09%) Cisco Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (9.09%) IT Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) VMware Support Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Windows Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 11 (100.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 10 (90.91%) Windows
1 10 (90.91%) Windows Server
1 10 (90.91%) Windows Server 2012
2 9 (81.82%) Linux
2 9 (81.82%) Ubuntu
2 9 (81.82%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (9.09%) Defect Management
1 1 (9.09%) Server Virtualisation
1 1 (9.09%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (90.91%) MCSE
1 10 (90.91%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (81.82%) CCNP
2 9 (81.82%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (81.82%) MCSA
3 8 (72.73%) Security Cleared
4 6 (54.55%) SC Cleared
5 1 (9.09%) VCP5
System Software
1 10 (90.91%) vSphere
2 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (9.09%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) AirWatch
1 1 (9.09%) PowerCLI
1 1 (9.09%) SCCM
1 1 (9.09%) SCOM
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) VMware
2 10 (90.91%) Cisco
3 9 (81.82%) Juniper
3 9 (81.82%) Microsoft
4 1 (9.09%) EMC
4 1 (9.09%) NetApp