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 28 November 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
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Certified Professional 5 (VCP5)
Rank 74 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing VCP5 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 0.13% - -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.40% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£365 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £383 £300 £375
% change year-on-year
+27.50% -20.00%
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
253 158 144
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 32.60% 30.92% 28.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 147 74 55
Average daily rate £350 £325 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -12.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £220 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £513 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £354
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -1.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 10 18
Average hourly rate £17.50 £16.16 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.29% -4.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.40 £13.07 £14.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £16.33 £21.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £18.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -20.00%

VCP5
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing VCP5 across the Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

VCP5 Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

VCP5
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing VCP5 across the Wales region.

VCP5 Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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Top 8 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) RHCE
1 4 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
1 4 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 4 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Finance

VCP5
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 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.

General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Linux Engineer
1 4 (100.00%) Virtualisation Engineer
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) RHCE
1 4 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 4 (100.00%) VMware