Period
to 14 December 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 14 December 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
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 157 136 159
Rank change year-on-year -21 +23 -13
Contract jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 2 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.063% 0.14% 0.029%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.40% 0.97% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 0
Manchester median daily rate £250 £275 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.09% - -
North West median daily rate £250 £275 £256
% change year-on-year -9.09% +7.32% -31.67%
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 501 413 520
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 15.67% 14.21% 15.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 327 245 310
Manchester median daily rate £405 £388 £419
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.52% -7.46% +11.67%
10th Percentile £225 £175 £195
90th Percentile £575 £587 £601
North West median daily rate £420 £400 £425
% change year-on-year +5.00% -5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 28 11
Manchester median hourly rate £20.00 £17.43 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.74% +20.21% -7.94%
10th Percentile £14.80 £13.60 £13.75
90th Percentile £33.38 £55.75 £34.50
North West median hourly rate £31.07 £40.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year -22.33% +60.00% -17.14%

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 14 December 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
Bolton - 1 - - 1
Salford - 1 £250 -
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
North West

For the 6 months to 14 December 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 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) MCP
2 1 (50.00%) MCSA
2 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (50.00%) Veeam
2 1 (50.00%) vSphere
2 1 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL V3
2 1 (50.00%) Office 365
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) Nimble Storage
2 1 (50.00%) vCenter Server
2 1 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (50.00%) CCNA
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Avaya
2 1 (50.00%) Replication
2 1 (50.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) VoIP
2 1 (50.00%) WAN

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 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) LAN
1 1 (50.00%) VoIP
1 1 (50.00%) WAN
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (50.00%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL V3
2 1 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) CCNA
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) MCP
1 1 (50.00%) MCSA
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (50.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Avaya
2 1 (50.00%) Nimble Storage
2 1 (50.00%) Veeam