The table below looks at the statistics for RIP skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RIP over the 3 months to 5 August 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Routing Information Protocol (RIP)
Rank 96 - 89
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing RIP 1 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.061% - 0.13%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.60% - 0.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
Average daily rate
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£363 - £308
UK excluding London average daily rate £395 £350 £290
% change year-on-year
+12.85% +20.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.83 £40.00 -
% change year-on-year
+19.57% -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the East Midlands region.

Communications & Networking Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
167 180 227
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 10.26% 12.22% 15.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 82 126
Average daily rate £325 £350 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +20.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £275 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £407 £463 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +5.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 25 10
Average hourly rate £19.00 £19.00 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +58.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £9.94 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £24.00 £15.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.53 £20.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
+7.62% -21.56%

RIP
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing RIP across the East Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

RIP Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

RIP
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

RIP Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

RIP
Top 25 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands region citing RIP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited RIP.

1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 2000
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) ATM
1 1 (100.00%) ISDN
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) IPX
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) SNA
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) CCNA
1 1 (100.00%) CCDA
1 1 (100.00%) CCDP
1 1 (100.00%) Compaq
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (100.00%) OSPF
1 1 (100.00%) BGP
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Frame Relay
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2000
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco IOS

RIP
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands region citing RIP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited RIP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2000
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) ATM
1 1 (100.00%) ISDN
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) IPX
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) SNA
1 1 (100.00%) OSPF
1 1 (100.00%) BGP
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Frame Relay
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco IOS
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Network Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 2000
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) CCNA
1 1 (100.00%) CCDA
1 1 (100.00%) CCDP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Compaq
1 1 (100.00%) CheckPoint