Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for VMware Certified Professional (VCP) qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 110
Contract jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 0 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire - - 0.14%
As % of the Qualifications category - - 0.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Cheshire median daily rate - - £475
North West median daily rate £275 £250 £375
% change year-on-year +10.00% -33.33% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cheshire median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate - - -

VMware Certified Professional (VCP) is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Cheshire
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 201 234 332
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 15.08% 16.08% 15.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 145 151 189
Cheshire median daily rate £375 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.76% +6.25% +9.59%
10th Percentile £214 £160 £275
90th Percentile £548 £675 £650
North West median daily rate £400 £423 £400
% change year-on-year -5.33% +5.63% +7.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 9 29
Cheshire median hourly rate £27.00 £21.00 £17.33
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +28.57% +21.18% -0.97%
10th Percentile £14.54 £14.43 £15.92
90th Percentile £33.00 £52.75 £27.50
North West median hourly rate £38.88 £27.50 £30.52
% change year-on-year +41.36% -9.90% +48.88%

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

Job postings citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cheshire.

Job vacancy trend for VMware Certified Professional (VCP) in Cheshire

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VMware Certified Professional (VCP) in Cheshire