The first table below looks at the demand for VRRP skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VRRP over the 3 months to 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the England region.

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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Virtual Router Redundancy Protocol (VRRP)
Rank 530 523 537
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +14
Contract jobs citing VRRP 19 16 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.040% 0.035% 0.029%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.29% 0.25% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 10 3
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£350 £375 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -11.76%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 - £425
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £22.25 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £22.25 -
Communications & Networking Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
6525 6394 8056
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 13.69% 14.03% 15.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 3542 3335 3628
Average daily rate £351 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £200 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.56% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 368 486 623
Average hourly rate £19.00 £23.75 £24.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -1.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.70 £13.75 £12.96
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.50 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £24.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-22.44% -2.00%
VRRP
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VRRP
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

VRRP Jobs Demand Trend in England

VRRP
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

VRRP Daily Rate Trend in England

VRRP
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VRRP across the England region over the 3 months to 11 July 2014.

VRRP Daily Rate Histogram in England

VRRP
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

VRRP Hourly Rate Trend in England

VRRP
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VRRP within the England region over the 3 months to 11 July 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -2 11 £300 -20.00% 7
South East -10 6 £383 - 1
South West - 1 £350 -
North West - 1 - -
Yorkshire - - - -
West Midlands - - - -
East of England - - - -
VRRP
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VRRP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing VRRP 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 VRRP.

1 38 (88.37%) BGP
2 33 (76.74%) OSPF
2 33 (76.74%) HSRP
3 32 (74.42%) VPN
4 29 (67.44%) Cisco
5 26 (60.47%) MPLS
5 26 (60.47%) Ethernet
6 24 (55.81%) Firewall
7 23 (53.49%) Juniper
8 22 (51.16%) LTE
9 20 (46.51%) Telecoms
10 18 (41.86%) Huawei
10 18 (41.86%) VLAN
10 18 (41.86%) TCP/IP
11 17 (39.53%) RSVP
11 17 (39.53%) Radio Access Network
12 15 (34.88%) Network Design
12 15 (34.88%) WAN
12 15 (34.88%) Cisco Certification
13 14 (32.56%) LAN
13 14 (32.56%) F5
14 13 (30.23%) VoIP
14 13 (30.23%) ATM
14 13 (30.23%) 3G
15 12 (27.91%) CheckPoint
15 12 (27.91%) 2G
16 11 (25.58%) SDH
16 11 (25.58%) Cisco IOS
17 10 (23.26%) UMTS
17 10 (23.26%) Ericsson

VRRP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing VRRP 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 VRRP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 9 (20.93%) MS Office
2 8 (18.60%) MS Excel
3 2 (4.65%) MS Visio
4 1 (2.33%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (2.33%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 38 (88.37%) BGP
2 33 (76.74%) OSPF
2 33 (76.74%) HSRP
3 32 (74.42%) VPN
4 26 (60.47%) MPLS
4 26 (60.47%) Ethernet
5 24 (55.81%) Firewall
6 22 (51.16%) LTE
7 18 (41.86%) VLAN
7 18 (41.86%) TCP/IP
8 17 (39.53%) RSVP
8 17 (39.53%) Radio Access Network
9 15 (34.88%) WAN
10 14 (32.56%) LAN
11 13 (30.23%) ATM
11 13 (30.23%) VoIP
11 13 (30.23%) 3G
12 12 (27.91%) 2G
13 11 (25.58%) Cisco IOS
13 11 (25.58%) SDH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (16.28%) MS Access
2 1 (2.33%) SQL Server
General
1 20 (46.51%) Telecoms
2 5 (11.63%) Finance
3 4 (9.30%) Banking
4 1 (2.33%) Retail
4 1 (2.33%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 22 (51.16%) Network Engineer
2 12 (27.91%) Test Engineer
3 10 (23.26%) Design Engineer
4 9 (20.93%) Network Design Engineer
5 8 (18.60%) RAN Engineer
6 7 (16.28%) Security Engineer
6 7 (16.28%) Network Security Engineer
7 6 (13.95%) Senior Network Engineer
8 5 (11.63%) Solutions Architect
8 5 (11.63%) Architect
8 5 (11.63%) Senior Network Security Engineer
8 5 (11.63%) Senior Security Engineer
9 3 (6.98%) Cisco Engineer
9 3 (6.98%) Cisco Network Engineer
10 2 (4.65%) 3rd Line Support
10 2 (4.65%) Consultant
11 1 (2.33%) Technical Support
11 1 (2.33%) Team Leader
11 1 (2.33%) Technical Specialist
11 1 (2.33%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.33%) OCX
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.33%) NHS
1 1 (2.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.98%) Windows
1 3 (6.98%) Linux
2 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (2.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (34.88%) Network Design
2 10 (23.26%) Load Balancing
3 7 (16.28%) Capacity Management
4 6 (13.95%) Network Management
5 5 (11.63%) Network Architecture
5 5 (11.63%) Capacity Planning
5 5 (11.63%) Validation
6 3 (6.98%) Project Management
7 2 (4.65%) Supplier Management
7 2 (4.65%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (2.33%) High Availability
8 1 (2.33%) WAN Optimisation
8 1 (2.33%) Network Monitoring
8 1 (2.33%) Project Planning
8 1 (2.33%) Technical Architecture
8 1 (2.33%) Service Delivery
8 1 (2.33%) ITIL
8 1 (2.33%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 8 (18.60%) SQL
2 7 (16.28%) VB
Qualifications
1 15 (34.88%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (18.60%) CCNP
3 7 (16.28%) CCNA
3 7 (16.28%) CCIE
4 2 (4.65%) CCDP
4 2 (4.65%) JNCIE
4 2 (4.65%) Degree
5 1 (2.33%) CCDA
5 1 (2.33%) MCSE
5 1 (2.33%) MCT
5 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (2.33%) CCSE
5 1 (2.33%) JNCIA
5 1 (2.33%) JNCIS
5 1 (2.33%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.65%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (20.93%) Snort
2 4 (9.30%) ProxySG
3 2 (4.65%) Active Directory
4 1 (2.33%) NFS
4 1 (2.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (16.28%) OPNET
2 1 (2.33%) SolarWinds Orion
2 1 (2.33%) NSN NetAct
2 1 (2.33%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 29 (67.44%) Cisco
2 23 (53.49%) Juniper
3 18 (41.86%) Huawei
4 14 (32.56%) F5
5 12 (27.91%) CheckPoint
6 10 (23.26%) Ericsson
6 10 (23.26%) Blue Coat
7 9 (20.93%) Sourcefire
8 8 (18.60%) Nortel
9 7 (16.28%) Business Objects
9 7 (16.28%) BT
10 6 (13.95%) Nokia
11 5 (11.63%) Radware
11 5 (11.63%) Redback
12 4 (9.30%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
12 4 (9.30%) Alcatel-Lucent
13 2 (4.65%) Avaya
13 2 (4.65%) IronPort
13 2 (4.65%) Riverbed
13 2 (4.65%) Brocade
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