Period
to 15 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for VMware Certified Professional (VCP) qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 15 July 2018 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)
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
15 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 111 94 93
Rank change year-on-year -17 -1 +7
Contract jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 3 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.17% 0.16% 0.23%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.86% 1.10% 1.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
Glasgow median daily rate £260 - £335
Scotland median daily rate £275 £375 £360
% change year-on-year -26.67% +4.17% +22.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Glasgow median hourly rate - - -
Scotland 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 Glasgow with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Glasgow
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 347 181 286
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 19.67% 14.23% 21.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 185 78 144
Glasgow median daily rate £350 £371 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.72% +6.07% -
10th Percentile £213 £199 £210
90th Percentile £550 £491 £449
Scotland median daily rate £363 £375 £345
% change year-on-year -3.33% +8.85% -1.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 9 1
Glasgow median hourly rate £23.14 £25.00 £43.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.44% -41.86% +56.53%
Scotland median hourly rate £15.75 £34.00 £37.75
% change year-on-year -53.68% -9.93% +37.27%

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

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

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

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

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

For the 6 months to 15 July 2018, IT contractor jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Glasgow region with a requirement for VMware Certified Professional (VCP).

1 3 (100.00%) Citrix
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) XenDesktop
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (66.67%) SAN
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) MCSE
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 2 (66.67%) XenApp
3 1 (33.33%) XenServer
3 1 (33.33%) vRealize
3 1 (33.33%) PowerCLI
3 1 (33.33%) VSAN
3 1 (33.33%) VMware NSX
3 1 (33.33%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) Dell
3 1 (33.33%) EMC
3 1 (33.33%) DHCP
3 1 (33.33%) DNS
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) Law

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) SAN
2 1 (33.33%) DHCP
2 1 (33.33%) DNS
2 1 (33.33%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (33.33%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (33.33%) Law
1 1 (33.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Virtualisation Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 10
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) MCSE
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certified Architect
2 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (66.67%) XenApp
1 2 (66.67%) XenDesktop
2 1 (33.33%) VMware NSX
2 1 (33.33%) vSphere
2 1 (33.33%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) PowerCLI
1 1 (33.33%) SafeCom
1 1 (33.33%) vRealize
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Citrix
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) Dell
3 1 (33.33%) EMC
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) Ivanti
3 1 (33.33%) NetApp
3 1 (33.33%) ThinPrint