The table below looks at the statistics for VMware Certified Professional (VCP) in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire 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 26 February 2017 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
North West / Cheshire
Rank - 79 65
Contract jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 0 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire - 0.21% 0.52%
As % of the Qualifications category - 1.01% 2.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 2
Median daily rate - £263 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -35.97%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £353 £400
% change year-on-year
-0.70% -11.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £60.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-41.66% +50.00%

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

Qualifications Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
79 198 198
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 15.80% 20.97% 25.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 84 105
Median daily rate £420 £425 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.17% +11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £162 £220 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £553 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £380
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 12 18
Median hourly rate £17.50 £35.00 £18.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.00% +86.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.90 £17.21 £16.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.53 £35.00 £41.45
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.91 £42.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-26.40% +86.66%

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cheshire 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 Cheshire

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

VMware Certified Professional (VCP) Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire