Period
to 20 February 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 20 February 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
20 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 190 -
Contract jobs citing VCP6 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands - 0.019% -
As % of the Qualifications category - 0.092% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
West Midlands median daily rate - £368 -
England median daily rate £475 £429 £220
% change year-on-year +10.79% +94.89% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - £60.00

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 857 1,082 1,004
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 17.91% 20.56% 19.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 468 575 525
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £395 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.27% +1.28% +11.43%
10th Percentile £213 £250 £200
90th Percentile £538 £540 £539
England median daily rate £450 £425 £410
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.66% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 36 54
West Midlands median hourly rate £27.75 £24.50 £25.66
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.27% -4.52% +14.04%
10th Percentile £11.25 £10.88 £9.52
90th Percentile £50.08 £43.75 £44.85
England median hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 £26.83
% change year-on-year -9.09% +2.50% +41.21%

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