Period
to 21 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for VCP6 qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 21 August 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 6 (VCP6)
England > West Midlands
6 months to
21 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 171 216
Contract jobs citing VCP6 0 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands - 0.092% 0.033%
As % of the Qualifications category - 0.50% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 2
West Midlands median daily rate - £331 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -26.39% -
England median daily rate £398 £463 £450
% change year-on-year -14.05% +2.78% +172.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - -

VCP6 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 the West Midlands with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
West Midlands
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 986 796 1,270
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 19.50% 18.39% 20.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 524 449 728
West Midlands median daily rate £413 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% +5.26% +8.57%
10th Percentile £213 £213 £225
90th Percentile £550 £526 £538
England median daily rate £450 £428 £415
% change year-on-year +5.14% +3.13% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 37 45
West Midlands median hourly rate £16.00 £25.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -36.00% +31.58% -36.67%
10th Percentile £12.16 £11.55 £12.30
90th Percentile £30.76 £37.25 £41.75
England median hourly rate £22.93 £28.35 £26.50
% change year-on-year -19.10% +6.96% +17.78%

VCP6
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing VCP6 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for VCP6 in the West Midlands

VCP6
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing VCP6 in the West Midlands.

Contractor daily rate trend for VCP6 in the West Midlands