Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wales with a requirement for VCP5 qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 17 November 2017 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 5 (VCP5)
UK > Wales
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 94 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - +110
Contract jobs citing VCP5 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.081% - -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.27% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Wales median daily rate £225 - -
UK median daily rate £385 £413 £400
% change year-on-year -6.67% +3.13% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Wales median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate - - £47.50

VCP5 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 Wales with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Wales
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 377 451 471
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 30.73% 31.54% 28.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 250 301 310
Wales median daily rate £375 £415 £367
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.64% +13.23% -2.27%
10th Percentile £145 £225 £185
90th Percentile £575 £575 £475
UK median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 12 18
Wales median hourly rate £38.75 £57.50 £18.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -32.61% +206.67% -3.85%
10th Percentile £14.99 £16.74 £10.52
90th Percentile £58.75 £79.00 £39.54
UK median hourly rate £26.55 £26.00 £24.27
% change year-on-year +2.13% +7.12% +27.75%

VCP5
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

Job postings citing VCP5 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Wales.

Job vacancy trend for VCP5 in Wales

VCP5
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VCP5 in Wales

VCP5
Contract Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VCP5 within the Wales region over the 6 months to 17 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales - 1 £225 - 2
VCP5
UK

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing VCP5 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Wales region with a requirement for VCP5.

1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) ISDN
1 1 (100.00%) VoIP
1 1 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Genesys
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) IP Telephony
1 1 (100.00%) Structured Cabling
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre

VCP5
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wales by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (100.00%) IP Telephony
1 1 (100.00%) ISDN
1 1 (100.00%) Structured Cabling
1 1 (100.00%) VoIP
General
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Telephony Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Genesys