The table below looks at the statistics for VRRP skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VRRP over the 3 months to 9 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual Router Redundancy Protocol (VRRP)
Rank 396 414 401
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -13
Contract jobs citing VRRP 26 20 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.12% 0.089% 0.098%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.94% 0.71% 0.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 11 16
Median daily rate £475 £475 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +58.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £550 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+57.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £45.00 -
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
2777 2826 3075
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 12.93% 12.53% 13.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 1854 1901 2085
Median daily rate £438 £425 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +9.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 80 88 86
Median hourly rate £32.50 £24.00 £20.45
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.41% +17.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.69 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £23.13
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -2.70%

VRRP
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing VRRP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 9 December 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VRRP within the London region over the 3 months to 9 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
City of London -6 4 £469 +4.16%
VRRP
England

VRRP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 9 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 London region with a requirement for VRRP.

1 49 (100.00%) OSPF
2 45 (91.84%) Cisco
3 42 (85.71%) BGP
3 42 (85.71%) HSRP
4 37 (75.51%) VPN
5 34 (69.39%) IPsec
6 30 (61.22%) WAN
7 29 (59.18%) TCP/IP
8 28 (57.14%) Firewall
9 27 (55.10%) LAN
10 26 (53.06%) Cisco ASA
11 25 (51.02%) Wireless
11 25 (51.02%) Finance
12 23 (46.94%) CheckPoint
13 22 (44.90%) Cisco Certification
13 22 (44.90%) EIGRP
14 20 (40.82%) Data Centre
14 20 (40.82%) Palo Alto
15 19 (38.78%) Spanning Tree
15 19 (38.78%) SSL
16 18 (36.73%) Cisco IOS
17 17 (34.69%) Windows
17 17 (34.69%) Cisco Wireless
18 16 (32.65%) CCIE
18 16 (32.65%) Juniper
19 14 (28.57%) Change Management
20 12 (24.49%) NX-OS
21 11 (22.45%) Aruba
21 11 (22.45%) Network Security
22 10 (20.41%) MPLS

VRRP
Top Related IT Skills in London 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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (8.16%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (8.16%) Exchange Server 2013
1 4 (8.16%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (12.24%) MS Excel
2 5 (10.20%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.16%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 49 (100.00%) OSPF
2 42 (85.71%) BGP
2 42 (85.71%) HSRP
3 37 (75.51%) VPN
4 34 (69.39%) IPsec
5 30 (61.22%) WAN
6 29 (59.18%) TCP/IP
7 28 (57.14%) Firewall
8 27 (55.10%) LAN
9 26 (53.06%) Cisco ASA
10 25 (51.02%) Wireless
11 22 (44.90%) EIGRP
12 19 (38.78%) Spanning Tree
12 19 (38.78%) SSL
13 18 (36.73%) Cisco IOS
14 17 (34.69%) Cisco Wireless
15 12 (24.49%) NX-OS
16 11 (22.45%) Network Security
17 10 (20.41%) DNS
17 10 (20.41%) MPLS
Development Applications
1 3 (6.12%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 25 (51.02%) Finance
2 3 (6.12%) Retail
3 2 (4.08%) Banking
4 1 (2.04%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.04%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.04%) Law
4 1 (2.04%) Multimedia
4 1 (2.04%) Publishing
4 1 (2.04%) Spanish Language
4 1 (2.04%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 30 (61.22%) Network Engineer
2 10 (20.41%) Network Security Engineer
2 10 (20.41%) Security Engineer
3 8 (16.33%) Voice Engineer
3 8 (16.33%) Voice Network Engineer
4 7 (14.29%) Network Support
4 7 (14.29%) Network Support Engineer
4 7 (14.29%) Senior Network Engineer
4 7 (14.29%) Support Engineer
5 6 (12.24%) Senior Network Support
5 6 (12.24%) Senior Network Support Engineer
5 6 (12.24%) Senior Support Engineer
5 6 (12.24%) Senior Voice Engineer
5 6 (12.24%) Senior Voice Network Engineer
5 6 (12.24%) Senior Voice Support Engineer
5 6 (12.24%) Voice Support Engineer
6 5 (10.20%) Cisco Support
6 5 (10.20%) Data Engineer
7 4 (8.16%) Firewall Engineer
7 4 (8.16%) Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (16.33%) 802.1X
2 2 (4.08%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 20 (40.82%) Data Centre
2 3 (6.12%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.08%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.08%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (2.04%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 17 (34.69%) Windows
2 10 (20.41%) Windows Server
3 5 (10.20%) Unix
4 4 (8.16%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (8.16%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (4.08%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (28.57%) Change Management
2 9 (18.37%) Asset Management
3 6 (12.24%) Network Architecture
4 5 (10.20%) Change Control
4 5 (10.20%) Escalation Management
4 5 (10.20%) Network Monitoring
4 5 (10.20%) Network Planning
4 5 (10.20%) Security Architecture
4 5 (10.20%) Threat Management
4 5 (10.20%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 4 (8.16%) Low Latency
5 4 (8.16%) Service Delivery
5 4 (8.16%) Ultra-Low Latency
5 4 (8.16%) Virtual Environments
6 3 (6.12%) Investment Management
6 3 (6.12%) Problem Management
7 2 (4.08%) Load Balancing
7 2 (4.08%) Logistics
7 2 (4.08%) Service Management
7 2 (4.08%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (10.20%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 22 (44.90%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (32.65%) CCIE
3 9 (18.37%) CCNA
3 9 (18.37%) CCNP
3 9 (18.37%) CCSA
4 5 (10.20%) SC Cleared
4 5 (10.20%) Security Cleared
5 3 (6.12%) Degree
6 2 (4.08%) CCSE
6 2 (4.08%) JNCIA
6 2 (4.08%) RHCT
System Software
1 4 (8.16%) Hyper-V
1 4 (8.16%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.04%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (10.20%) Cacti
1 5 (10.20%) Nagios
1 5 (10.20%) SmokePing
2 2 (4.08%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (4.08%) Cisco UCCX
2 2 (4.08%) OPNET
Vendors
1 45 (91.84%) Cisco
2 23 (46.94%) CheckPoint
3 20 (40.82%) Palo Alto
4 16 (32.65%) Juniper
5 11 (22.45%) Aruba
6 10 (20.41%) F5
7 8 (16.33%) Fortinet
8 7 (14.29%) Microsoft
8 7 (14.29%) Riverbed
8 7 (14.29%) SolarWinds
8 7 (14.29%) VMware
9 5 (10.20%) Intel Security
9 5 (10.20%) Sourcefire
10 4 (8.16%) Meraki
11 2 (4.08%) CyberTech
11 2 (4.08%) Red Box
11 2 (4.08%) Verint
12 1 (2.04%) Citrix
12 1 (2.04%) EMC
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