The table below looks at the statistics for VRRP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VRRP over the 3 months to 4 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual Router Redundancy Protocol (VRRP)
Rank 106 115 128
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +13
Contract jobs citing VRRP 3 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.15% 0.12% 0.075%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.62% 0.56% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £550 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+57.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £45.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £45.00 -
VRRP
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
484 532 665
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 24.99% 21.08% 24.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 232 286 274
Median daily rate £400 £375 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £263 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £490 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 30 17
Median hourly rate £50.00 £39.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.20% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £16.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.65 £45.31 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £22.69
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -0.83%

VRRP
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Berkshire region citing VRRP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

VRRP Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

VRRP
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

VRRP Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

VRRP
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing VRRP across the Berkshire region.

VRRP Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

VRRP
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VRRP within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 4 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Slough - 3 - -
VRRP
South East

VRRP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 4 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing VRRP 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for VRRP.

1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) CCNP
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (100.00%) OSPF
1 5 (100.00%) BGP
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
2 4 (80.00%) VLAN
2 4 (80.00%) CCNA
2 4 (80.00%) HTTP
2 4 (80.00%) SNMP
2 4 (80.00%) TCP/IP
2 4 (80.00%) DNS
3 3 (60.00%) Ethernet
3 3 (60.00%) FTP
3 3 (60.00%) Unix
3 3 (60.00%) Windows
3 3 (60.00%) Linux
3 3 (60.00%) ATM
3 3 (60.00%) CCIP
3 3 (60.00%) IPv4
3 3 (60.00%) IPv6
3 3 (60.00%) Nagios
3 3 (60.00%) Middleware
3 3 (60.00%) MPLS
3 3 (60.00%) Juniper
3 3 (60.00%) VPLS
3 3 (60.00%) JNCIA
3 3 (60.00%) Huawei
3 3 (60.00%) IPTV
3 3 (60.00%) IGMP

VRRP
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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:

Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) BGP
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
1 5 (100.00%) OSPF
2 4 (80.00%) DNS
2 4 (80.00%) HTTP
2 4 (80.00%) SNMP
2 4 (80.00%) TCP/IP
2 4 (80.00%) VLAN
3 3 (60.00%) ATM
3 3 (60.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 3 (60.00%) Ethernet
3 3 (60.00%) Frame Relay
3 3 (60.00%) FTP
3 3 (60.00%) ICMP
3 3 (60.00%) IGMP
3 3 (60.00%) IPv4
3 3 (60.00%) IPv6
3 3 (60.00%) MPLS
3 3 (60.00%) RSVP
3 3 (60.00%) VPLS
General
1 3 (60.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (20.00%) Billing
2 1 (20.00%) Electronics
2 1 (20.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) 1st Line Support
2 1 (20.00%) Data Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) IP Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) IP Security Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Network Operations Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) NOC Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Operations Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) Middleware
2 1 (20.00%) Apache Flex
2 1 (20.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) IPTV
1 3 (60.00%) Over-the-Top Content
1 3 (60.00%) STB
1 3 (60.00%) Video on Demand
2 1 (20.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Android
1 3 (60.00%) Linux
1 3 (60.00%) Unix
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Infrastructure Monitoring
1 3 (60.00%) Network Architecture
2 1 (20.00%) DDoS Mitigation
2 1 (20.00%) Deep Packet Inspection
2 1 (20.00%) High Availability
2 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (20.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
2 1 (20.00%) Two-Factor Authentication
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) CCNP
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (80.00%) CCNA
3 3 (60.00%) CCIP
3 3 (60.00%) JNCIA
4 1 (20.00%) CCSA
4 1 (20.00%) CCSE
4 1 (20.00%) CISSP
4 1 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (20.00%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) Nagios
2 1 (20.00%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
2 3 (60.00%) Huawei
2 3 (60.00%) Juniper
2 3 (60.00%) VMware
3 2 (40.00%) Ericsson
4 1 (20.00%) Blue Coat
4 1 (20.00%) CheckPoint
4 1 (20.00%) Dell
4 1 (20.00%) F5
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft