The table below looks at the statistics for VCAP in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VCAP over the 3 months to 1 July 2016 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware Certified Advanced Professional (VCAP, VCAP4)
Rank - 71 56
Contract jobs citing VCAP 0 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire - 0.38% 0.16%
As % of the Qualifications category - 1.63% 1.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 1
Median daily rate - £425 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -15.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £423 £450
% change year-on-year
+3.55% -6.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
VCAP
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Hertfordshire region.

Qualifications Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
120 184 98
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 18.96% 23.09% 16.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 76 31
Median daily rate £375 £400 £283
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +41.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £244 £313 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 34 2
Median hourly rate £20.00 £25.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +78.57%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £22.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+28.88% +12.50%

VCAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing VCAP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Qualifications category.

VCAP Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

VCAP
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

VCAP Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire