The table below looks at the statistics for VRRP skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VRRP over the 3 months to 1 May 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
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual Router Redundancy Protocol (VRRP)
Rank - 129 -
Contract jobs citing VRRP 0 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England - 0.18% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 1.02% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Median daily rate - £275 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £318 £175
% change year-on-year
+25.98% +81.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £41.25 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 £41.25 £25.72
% change year-on-year
+33.33% +60.38%
VRRP
England

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 of England region.

Communications & Networking Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
352 488 401
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 13.88% 17.70% 13.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 192 240 174
Median daily rate £375 £325 £328
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -0.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £181
10% offered a daily rate of more than £494 £470 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £340 £335
% change year-on-year
+6.61% +1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 59 33
Median hourly rate £45.00 £30.50 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+47.54% +32.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £13.50 £13.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £42.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
- +50.00%

VRRP
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

VRRP Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

VRRP
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

VRRP Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

VRRP
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

VRRP Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

VRRP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 East of England region with a requirement for VRRP.

1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) MS Visio
1 1 (100.00%) VoIP
1 1 (100.00%) RIP
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) SSL
1 1 (100.00%) SLA
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Juniper
1 1 (100.00%) DWDM
1 1 (100.00%) MPLS
1 1 (100.00%) OSPF
1 1 (100.00%) BGP
1 1 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 1 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
1 1 (100.00%) HP NNM
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (100.00%) Network Management
1 1 (100.00%) F5
1 1 (100.00%) High Availability
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (100.00%) HSRP

VRRP
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 (100.00%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) BGP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (100.00%) DWDM
1 1 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) HSRP
1 1 (100.00%) MPLS
1 1 (100.00%) OSPF
1 1 (100.00%) RIP
1 1 (100.00%) SSL
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) VoIP
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Security Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Juniper Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Security Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) High Availability
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Network Management
1 1 (100.00%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) HP NNM
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) F5
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Juniper