Period
to 23 October 2018

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 23 October 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)
North West > Manchester
6 months to
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 143 127 155
Rank change year-on-year -16 +28 -19
Contract jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 3 8 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.096% 0.28% 0.055%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.66% 2.00% 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 1
Manchester median daily rate £250 £288 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.04% -11.54% +0.78%
10th Percentile £225 £258 £313
90th Percentile £275 £466 £338
North West median daily rate £250 £288 £288
% change year-on-year -13.04% - -17.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Manchester median hourly rate £35.00 - -
North West median hourly rate £35.00 - -

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 458 401 569
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 14.61% 14.02% 15.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 292 230 319
Manchester median daily rate £400 £400 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.06% -3.09% +10.00%
10th Percentile £206 £161 £200
90th Percentile £575 £553 £572
North West median daily rate £405 £400 £424
% change year-on-year +1.25% -5.60% +5.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 20 13
Manchester median hourly rate £20.00 £18.25 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.59% +25.86% -
10th Percentile £11.88 £13.68 £12.16
90th Percentile £33.23 £55.00 £44.25
North West median hourly rate £29.00 £40.00 £26.25
% change year-on-year -27.50% +52.38% -13.05%

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 23 October 2018. 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
Salford - 2 £250 -
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
North West

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 Manchester region with a requirement for VMware Certified Professional (VCP).

1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (66.67%) Office 365
2 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (66.67%) LAN
2 2 (66.67%) VoIP
2 2 (66.67%) WAN
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) CCNA
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) Problem-Solving
2 2 (66.67%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (33.33%) EMC
3 1 (33.33%) Data Centre

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 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) LAN
1 2 (66.67%) VoIP
1 2 (66.67%) WAN
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) EMC Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) EMC Storage Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Storage Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Infrastructure Engineering
1 2 (66.67%) Problem-Solving
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) CCNA
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) EMC