The table below looks at the statistics for VRRP skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VRRP over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Virtual Router Redundancy Protocol (VRRP)
Rank 394 410 416
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +6
Contract jobs citing VRRP 17 15 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.071% 0.060% 0.023%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.57% 0.50% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 13 0
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £325 £343
% change year-on-year
+16.92% -5.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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 London region.

Communications & Networking Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
3003 3027 3648
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 12.61% 12.06% 13.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 1843 1962 2156
Average daily rate £400 £380 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 92 95 172
Average hourly rate £19.50 £21.87 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.81% +12.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £13.99 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £48.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.88 £25.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -

VRRP
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

VRRP Jobs Demand Trend in London

VRRP
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

VRRP Daily Rate Trend in London

VRRP
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VRRP across the London region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014.

VRRP Daily Rate Histogram in London

VRRP
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

VRRP Hourly Rate Trend in London

VRRP
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VRRP within the London region over the 3 months to 20 August 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
City of London - 7 £288 - 3
VRRP
England

VRRP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 21 (100.00%) Cisco
2 20 (95.24%) BGP
3 19 (90.48%) HSRP
4 18 (85.71%) OSPF
5 17 (80.95%) WAN
6 16 (76.19%) Firewall
7 15 (71.43%) VLAN
8 14 (66.67%) F5
9 13 (61.90%) LAN
9 13 (61.90%) Juniper
10 12 (57.14%) CheckPoint
10 12 (57.14%) TCP/IP
10 12 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
10 12 (57.14%) Cisco IOS
11 11 (52.38%) Cisco Nexus
11 11 (52.38%) VPN
12 9 (42.86%) Blue Coat
12 9 (42.86%) Network Security
13 8 (38.10%) Finance
14 7 (33.33%) Sourcefire
14 7 (33.33%) Snort
15 6 (28.57%) Banking
15 6 (28.57%) CCIE
15 6 (28.57%) CCNP
16 4 (19.05%) EIGRP
16 4 (19.05%) CCNA
16 4 (19.05%) SLA
16 4 (19.05%) Ethernet
16 4 (19.05%) Network Design
16 4 (19.05%) Load Balancing

VRRP
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 1 (4.76%) MS Office
1 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.76%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 20 (95.24%) BGP
2 19 (90.48%) HSRP
3 18 (85.71%) OSPF
4 17 (80.95%) WAN
5 16 (76.19%) Firewall
6 15 (71.43%) VLAN
7 13 (61.90%) LAN
8 12 (57.14%) TCP/IP
8 12 (57.14%) Cisco IOS
9 11 (52.38%) VPN
9 11 (52.38%) Cisco Nexus
10 9 (42.86%) Network Security
11 4 (19.05%) EIGRP
11 4 (19.05%) Ethernet
12 3 (14.29%) ISDN
12 3 (14.29%) MPLS
12 3 (14.29%) SGSN
13 2 (9.52%) GGSN
13 2 (9.52%) IPv4
13 2 (9.52%) IPv6
General
1 8 (38.10%) Finance
2 6 (28.57%) Banking
3 2 (9.52%) Telecoms
3 2 (9.52%) Spanish Language
4 1 (4.76%) Retail
4 1 (4.76%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (66.67%) Network Engineer
2 7 (33.33%) Senior Network Engineer
3 6 (28.57%) Security Engineer
4 5 (23.81%) Network Security Engineer
5 3 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (14.29%) Architect
5 3 (14.29%) Network Architect
5 3 (14.29%) Senior Security Engineer
5 3 (14.29%) Senior Network Security Engineer
5 3 (14.29%) Network Design Architect
6 2 (9.52%) Consultant
6 2 (9.52%) Cisco Engineer
6 2 (9.52%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Consultant
7 1 (4.76%) Senior Technical Specialist
7 1 (4.76%) Network Infrastructure Consultant
7 1 (4.76%) Network Consultant
7 1 (4.76%) Security Consultant
7 1 (4.76%) Technical Consultant
7 1 (4.76%) Technical Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.76%) UNIX
1 1 (4.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (19.05%) Network Design
1 4 (19.05%) Load Balancing
1 4 (19.05%) Low Latency
2 3 (14.29%) Project Management
3 2 (9.52%) Network Planning
4 1 (4.76%) Supplier Management
4 1 (4.76%) Project Planning
4 1 (4.76%) Service Delivery
4 1 (4.76%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (4.76%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (4.76%) WAN Optimisation
4 1 (4.76%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (4.76%) E-Commerce
Qualifications
1 12 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (28.57%) CCIE
2 6 (28.57%) CCNP
3 4 (19.05%) CCNA
4 3 (14.29%) CCSE
5 1 (4.76%) JNCIS
5 1 (4.76%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (19.05%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (33.33%) Snort
2 2 (9.52%) ProxySG
3 1 (4.76%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) CiscoWorks
1 1 (4.76%) SolarWinds Orion
1 1 (4.76%) NSN NetAct
1 1 (4.76%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 21 (100.00%) Cisco
2 14 (66.67%) F5
3 13 (61.90%) Juniper
4 12 (57.14%) CheckPoint
5 9 (42.86%) Blue Coat
6 7 (33.33%) Sourcefire
7 2 (9.52%) SolarWinds
7 2 (9.52%) HP
7 2 (9.52%) Avaya
8 1 (4.76%) Nortel
8 1 (4.76%) SGI
8 1 (4.76%) Symantec
8 1 (4.76%) Ericsson
8 1 (4.76%) NetApp
8 1 (4.76%) Nokia
8 1 (4.76%) Tufin
8 1 (4.76%) Aruba
8 1 (4.76%) Exinda
8 1 (4.76%) Huawei
8 1 (4.76%) IronPort
City, London
FT Select
Rate: From £400 to £450 per day
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Austin Fraser
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £350.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Austin Fraser
Rate: £0.00 per day + NEG
Posted: 6 days ago