Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for VMware Certified Professional (VCP) qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 19 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 > Manchester
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 131 161 144
Rank change year-on-year +30 -17 -31
Contract jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 7 1 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.24% 0.028% 0.39%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.66% 0.18% 2.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 9
Manchester median daily rate £275 - £325
10th Percentile £258 - £197
90th Percentile £298 - £398
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
Manchester 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 Manchester with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Manchester
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 422 547 559
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 14.47% 15.49% 14.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 240 320 281
Manchester median daily rate £400 £423 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.33% +12.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £161 £205 £225
90th Percentile £575 £588 £500
North West median daily rate £400 £420 £400
% change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 13 11
Manchester median hourly rate £17.43 £14.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.21% - -3.33%
10th Percentile £13.52 £12.16 £9.50
90th Percentile £55.00 £33.85 £40.00
North West median hourly rate £38.75 £26.25 £30.52
% change year-on-year +47.62% -13.99% +45.33%

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

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

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

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

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

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) in Manchester.

Contractor hourly rate trend for VMware Certified Professional (VCP) in Manchester

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Altrincham - 3 £275 -
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
North West

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 Manchester region with a requirement for VMware Certified Professional (VCP).

1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 7 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 4 (57.14%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) MCSE
2 4 (57.14%) Office 365
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (42.86%) Network+ Certification
3 3 (42.86%) IT Strategy
3 3 (42.86%) Windows 10
3 3 (42.86%) SCCM
3 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (42.86%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (42.86%) vSphere
3 3 (42.86%) MCSA
3 3 (42.86%) MS Exchange
3 3 (42.86%) ISDN
3 3 (42.86%) LAN
3 3 (42.86%) VoIP
3 3 (42.86%) WAN
3 3 (42.86%) DNS
3 3 (42.86%) SLA
3 3 (42.86%) HP
3 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (42.86%) Web Services
3 3 (42.86%) ITIL
3 3 (42.86%) PRINCE2
3 3 (42.86%) Apple
3 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development

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

Application Platforms
1 3 (42.86%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (57.14%) Office 365
2 3 (42.86%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) DNS
1 3 (42.86%) ISDN
1 3 (42.86%) LAN
1 3 (42.86%) VoIP
1 3 (42.86%) WAN
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Analyst
1 6 (85.71%) Support Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) 3rd Line Support
2 3 (42.86%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) 3rd Line Technical Support
2 3 (42.86%) IT Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) IT Support
2 3 (42.86%) IT Support Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) Technical Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) Technical Support
2 3 (42.86%) Technical Support Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
3 2 (28.57%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) 2nd/3rd Line Technical Support
4 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Wintel Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Wintel Support
4 1 (14.29%) Wintel Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Windows
1 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (42.86%) Windows 10
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (42.86%) IT Strategy
1 3 (42.86%) ITIL
1 3 (42.86%) PRINCE2
2 1 (14.29%) Programme Management
2 1 (14.29%) Service Management
2 1 (14.29%) Software Delivery
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Analysis
2 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
2 1 (14.29%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (57.14%) MCSE
3 3 (42.86%) ACSP
3 3 (42.86%) HP AIS
3 3 (42.86%) MCSA
3 3 (42.86%) Network+ Certification
4 1 (14.29%) CCNA
4 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (42.86%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (42.86%) vSphere
3 1 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 7 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (42.86%) Apple
2 3 (42.86%) HP