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 5 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Rank - 75 72
Contract jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 0 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire - 0.50% 0.13%
As % of the Qualifications category - 2.81% 0.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 0
Median daily rate - £415 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £319 £350
% change year-on-year
+21.56% -8.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £52.50 £49.50 £34.25
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +44.52%
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
North West

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
293 178 172
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 26.78% 17.73% 21.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 162 97 83
Median daily rate £425 £405 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.93% +8.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £243 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £610
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 18 11
Median hourly rate £39.30 £16.16 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+143.19% -2.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.74 £14.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £63.86 £41.00 £31.50
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 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

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 5 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for VMware Certified Professional (VCP).

1 2 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) VCAP
2 1 (50.00%) CCEE
2 1 (50.00%) CCAA
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) VoIP
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Avaya
2 1 (50.00%) JD Edwards
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (50.00%) Front Office
2 1 (50.00%) Back Office
2 1 (50.00%) Finance

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) VoIP
1 1 (50.00%) WAN
General
1 1 (50.00%) Back Office
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) IT Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) CCAA
1 1 (50.00%) CCEE
1 1 (50.00%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (50.00%) VCAP
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Avaya
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) JD Edwards
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft