Period
to 16 February 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for VCAP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 16 February 2019 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 Advanced Professional (VCAP, VCAP4)
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
16 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank - - 99
Contract jobs citing VCAP 0 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh - - 0.17%
As % of the Qualifications category - - 1.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Edinburgh median daily rate - - £475
Scotland median daily rate £325 - £475
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - - -

VCAP 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 Edinburgh with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Edinburgh
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 270 297 263
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 10.47% 9.91% 15.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 130 197 154
Edinburgh median daily rate £444 £390 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.78% -2.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £259 £225 £198
90th Percentile £575 £543 £575
Scotland median daily rate £425 £375 £340
% change year-on-year +13.33% +10.29% -2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 2 8
Edinburgh median hourly rate £36.25 £23.75 £52.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +52.63% -54.33% +240.98%
10th Percentile £15.80 £13.63 £41.50
90th Percentile £46.60 £32.88 £52.17
Scotland median hourly rate £26.50 £25.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +6.00% -30.56% +32.11%

VCAP
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing VCAP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

Job vacancy trend for VCAP in Edinburgh

VCAP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VCAP in Edinburgh