Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Lancashire with a requirement for VMware Certified Professional (VCP) qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 18 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 > Lancashire
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 62 72
Contract jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 0 4 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Lancashire - 0.60% 0.76%
As % of the Qualifications category - 1.99% 2.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 5
Lancashire median daily rate - £110 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -73.81% -
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
Lancashire 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 Lancashire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Lancashire
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 167 201 303
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 36.78% 30.36% 33.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 125 199
Lancashire median daily rate £450 £425 £437
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% -2.75% +9.25%
10th Percentile £332 £275 £269
90th Percentile £601 £583 £616
North West median daily rate £400 £420 £400
% change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 25 35
Lancashire median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +6.25% +45.45%
10th Percentile £15.82 £10.38 £25.80
90th Percentile £45.13 £53.00 £52.80
North West median hourly rate £38.75 £27.50 £30.52
% change year-on-year +40.91% -9.90% +45.33%

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Job Vacancy Trend in Lancashire

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

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

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

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

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