Period
to 14 December 2017

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 14 December 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)
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
14 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 95 85 -
Rank change year-on-year -10 - +100
Contract jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 3 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.24% 0.17% -
As % of the Qualifications category 1.55% 0.96% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Glasgow median daily rate £425 £330 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +28.79% - -
Scotland median daily rate £394 £345 -
% change year-on-year +14.13% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Glasgow median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate £26.25 £19.50 £19.75
% change year-on-year +34.62% -1.27% -

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 193 209 261
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 15.31% 18.25% 15.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 109 115 137
Glasgow median daily rate £350 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +7.69% -4.06%
10th Percentile £228 £213 £159
90th Percentile £465 £450 £468
Scotland median daily rate £363 £340 £343
% change year-on-year +6.62% -0.73% -1.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 1 4
Glasgow median hourly rate £27.50 £32.00 £31.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.06% +1.59% +90.91%
10th Percentile £17.80 £32.00 £12.13
90th Percentile £34.20 £32.00 £66.63
Scotland median hourly rate £26.88 £35.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year -23.21% +66.67% +13.51%

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 14 December 2017, 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for VMware Certified Professional (VCP).

1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (100.00%) vSphere
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certified Architect
2 2 (66.67%) Office 365
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 10
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (66.67%) SCCM
2 2 (66.67%) TOGAF
2 2 (66.67%) Enterprise Architecture
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) NetApp
2 2 (66.67%) MCSE
3 1 (33.33%) MCSA
3 1 (33.33%) VPN
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) Unix
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 1 (33.33%) Shell Script

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 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (66.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
1 1 (33.33%) SAN
1 1 (33.33%) VPN
1 1 (33.33%) VSAN
General
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Architect
1 2 (66.67%) Desktop Support
1 2 (66.67%) Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Specialist
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 1 (33.33%) Linux Specialist
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Specialist
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Infrastructure Specialist
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Mindset
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
1 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 10
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 1 (33.33%) CentOS
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Unix
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (66.67%) Enterprise Architecture
2 2 (66.67%) TOGAF
3 1 (33.33%) Change Management
3 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Shell Script
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (66.67%) MCSE
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certified Architect
3 1 (33.33%) CCNA
3 1 (33.33%) CCNP
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (33.33%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (100.00%) vSphere
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) SCCM
2 1 (33.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) NetApp
3 1 (33.33%) Avaya
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) F5
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 1 (33.33%) Sophos
3 1 (33.33%) Veeam