The table below looks at the statistics for VCP4 in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VCP4 over the 3 months to 27 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware Certified Professional 4 (VCP4)
Rank - - 114
Contract jobs citing VCP4 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands - - 0.043%
As % of the Qualifications category - - 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £340 £450
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -24.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
VCP4
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Qualifications Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
623 491 413
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 21.62% 19.44% 17.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 350 287 203
Median daily rate £375 £340 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.29% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £200 £178
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 39 40
Median hourly rate £18.28 £29.41 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.86% +30.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.65 £13.45 £12.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £40.00 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+55.55% +25.00%

VCP4
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Midlands region citing VCP4 as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Qualifications category.

VCP4 Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

VCP4
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing VCP4 across the West Midlands region.

VCP4 Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands