Period
to 11 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wales with a requirement for VMware Certified Professional (VCP) qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 11 December 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 (VCP)
UK > Wales
6 months to
11 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 114 94 106
Rank change year-on-year -20 +12 +10
Contract jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 1 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.057% 0.25% 0.071%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.22% 0.75% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 1
Wales median daily rate £288 £400 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -28.13% -11.11% -
10th Percentile £269 £265 £425
90th Percentile £306 £465 £475
UK median daily rate £420 £350 £400
% change year-on-year +20.00% -12.50% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Wales median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate £47.00 £25.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year +88.00% +16.28% -42.64%

VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 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 457 398 450
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 26.26% 32.57% 31.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 294 262 304
Wales median daily rate £438 £375 £409
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.67% -8.26% +11.76%
10th Percentile £264 £136 £218
90th Percentile £600 £575 £575
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £420
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 16 14
Wales median hourly rate £25.00 £22.69 £56.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.18% -59.66% +167.86%
10th Percentile £13.15 £13.03 £14.62
90th Percentile £42.00 £43.78 £77.00
UK median hourly rate £26.10 £25.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year +2.36% -1.92% +4.00%

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

Job postings citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Wales.

Job vacancy trend for VMware Certified Professional (VCP) in Wales

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) in Wales.

Contractor daily rate trend for VMware Certified Professional (VCP) in Wales

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
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 VMware Certified Professional (VCP) within the Wales region over the 6 months to 11 December 2018. 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 -23 1 £288 -28.13%
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
UK

For the 6 months to 11 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Wales region with a requirement for VMware Certified Professional (VCP).

1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Dell
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) NetApp
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Application Packaging
1 1 (100.00%) WSUS
1 1 (100.00%) SCCM
1 1 (100.00%) SCOM
1 1 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (100.00%) Veeam
1 1 (100.00%) vSphere
1 1 (100.00%) Office 365
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (100.00%) AirWatch

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Wintel Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Application Packaging
1 1 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) AirWatch
1 1 (100.00%) SCCM
1 1 (100.00%) SCOM
1 1 (100.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Dell
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) NetApp
1 1 (100.00%) Veeam
1 1 (100.00%) VMware