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 24 February 2017 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.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware Certified Professional 5 (VCP5)
UK / Wales
Rank - - 62
Contract jobs citing VCP5 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales - - 0.14%
As % of the Qualifications category - - 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £300
UK excluding London median daily rate - £353 £400
% change year-on-year
- -11.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £60.00 -

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
271 199 241
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 39.79% 29.14% 34.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 221 142 102
Median daily rate £410 £350 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.14% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £186 £138 £262
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £450 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £383
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +0.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 9 9
Median hourly rate £20.00 £48.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-58.33% +255.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £16.00 £8.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.10 £60.03 £28.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.73 £41.90 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-24.26% +86.22%