The table below looks at the statistics for VCP5 in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VCP5 over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Certified Professional 5 (VCP5)
Rank 67 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing VCP5 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 0.14% - -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.41% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£360 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £225
% change year-on-year
- +44.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Wales region.

Qualifications Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
242 175 210
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 34.28% 29.46% 34.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 164 92 81
Average daily rate £385 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £238 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £600 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 13 5
Average hourly rate £23.75 £15.58 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+52.43% +7.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.40 £13.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.88 £22.50 £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -11.11%

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Contract Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VCP5 within the Wales region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales - 1 £360 - 1
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UK

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Top 7 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wales region citing VCP5 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited VCP5.

1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) RHCE
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

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Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wales region citing VCP5 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited VCP5. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Linux Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Virtualisation Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) RHCE
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Rate: £320 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago