Period
to 25 July 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 25 July 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
25 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 91 89 109
Rank change year-on-year -2 +20 -
Contract jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 2 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.16% 0.23% 0.056%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.15% 1.06% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
Glasgow median daily rate - £335 £295
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +13.56% -
Scotland median daily rate £375 £360 £295
% change year-on-year +4.17% +22.03% -18.62%
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 academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow.

Academic & Professional Certification
Glasgow
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 174 282 324
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 13.55% 21.66% 18.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 148 151
Glasgow median daily rate £375 £340 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.29% -2.86% +7.69%
10th Percentile £198 £212 £238
90th Percentile £499 £440 £500
Scotland median daily rate £375 £340 £344
% change year-on-year +10.29% -1.09% +4.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 1 26
Glasgow median hourly rate £25.00 £43.00 £27.47
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -41.86% +56.53% +66.48%
10th Percentile £14.49 £43.00 £12.10
90th Percentile £35.80 £43.00 £47.50
Scotland median hourly rate £33.50 £37.75 £27.44
% change year-on-year -11.26% +37.57% +52.44%

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 25 July 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 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) MCSA
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) CCNP
1 2 (100.00%) CCNA
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Avaya
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 2 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 2 (100.00%) Change Management
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
1 2 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 2 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (100.00%) WSUS
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) CentOS
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (100.00%) vSphere
1 2 (100.00%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills

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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
1 2 (100.00%) VSAN
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
General
1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 1 (50.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
2 1 (50.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
2 1 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support Specialist
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Specialist
2 1 (50.00%) Data Centre Specialist
2 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Support
2 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Support Specialist
2 1 (50.00%) IT Support
2 1 (50.00%) IT Support Specialist
2 1 (50.00%) Linux Specialist
2 1 (50.00%) Support Specialist
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Specialist
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Infrastructure Specialist
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (100.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) CentOS
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Change Management
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) CCNA
1 2 (100.00%) CCNP
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (100.00%) MCSA
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Avaya
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) F5
2 1 (50.00%) Sophos
2 1 (50.00%) Veeam