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 30 June 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
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Virtual Router Redundancy Protocol (VRRP)
Rank 403 401 399
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -2
Contract jobs citing VRRP 19 9 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.081% 0.039% 0.030%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.62% 0.32% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 2 7
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.65% -21.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £289 £365
10% offered a daily rate of more than £456 £299 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £300 -
% change year-on-year
-8.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 - £22.25
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
3087 2806 2899
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 13.18% 12.06% 12.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 1988 1801 1804
Average daily rate £385 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.75% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £225 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 96 80 123
Average hourly rate £18.50 £20.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.50% -11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £16.00 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £34.00 £54.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £18.63 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+34.22% -25.50%

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 30 June 2015.

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 30 June 2015. 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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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 0 3 £338 +17.39% 5
VRRP
England

VRRP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, 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 28 (100.00%) BGP
1 28 (100.00%) HSRP
2 27 (96.43%) OSPF
3 26 (92.86%) Cisco
4 18 (64.29%) EIGRP
5 17 (60.71%) TCP/IP
6 16 (57.14%) CheckPoint
6 16 (57.14%) Wireless
6 16 (57.14%) MPLS
7 15 (53.57%) DNS
7 15 (53.57%) Windows
7 15 (53.57%) DHCP
8 14 (50.00%) Juniper
8 14 (50.00%) Aruba
9 13 (46.43%) Cisco Certification
10 12 (42.86%) IPsec
10 12 (42.86%) Firewall
10 12 (42.86%) Finance
11 11 (39.29%) LAN
11 11 (39.29%) WAN
12 10 (35.71%) CCIE
12 10 (35.71%) OpenView
12 10 (35.71%) HP
12 10 (35.71%) CiscoWorks
12 10 (35.71%) VMware
12 10 (35.71%) Websense
12 10 (35.71%) Multicast
12 10 (35.71%) Spanning Tree
12 10 (35.71%) VMware Infrastructure
12 10 (35.71%) Cisco ASA

VRRP
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 28 (100.00%) BGP
1 28 (100.00%) HSRP
2 27 (96.43%) OSPF
3 18 (64.29%) EIGRP
4 17 (60.71%) TCP/IP
5 16 (57.14%) MPLS
5 16 (57.14%) Wireless
6 15 (53.57%) DNS
6 15 (53.57%) DHCP
7 12 (42.86%) IPsec
7 12 (42.86%) Firewall
8 11 (39.29%) LAN
8 11 (39.29%) WAN
9 10 (35.71%) Cisco ASA
9 10 (35.71%) Multicast
9 10 (35.71%) Spanning Tree
10 9 (32.14%) DSL
11 8 (28.57%) Cisco IOS
11 8 (28.57%) NX-OS
11 8 (28.57%) Cisco Nexus
General
1 12 (42.86%) Finance
2 3 (10.71%) Telecoms
2 3 (10.71%) Banking
3 1 (3.57%) Legal
Job Titles
1 22 (78.57%) Network Engineer
2 14 (50.00%) Security Engineer
3 13 (46.43%) Network Security Engineer
4 6 (21.43%) Senior Network Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) Design Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) Network Design Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Senior Network Design Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Senior Network Security Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Senior Security Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Network Support
6 2 (7.14%) Operations Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Senior Design Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) Senior Network Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) Senior Network Support
7 1 (3.57%) Senior Network Support Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) IT Security Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) Network Support Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) Senior Support Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.57%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.86%) Data Centre
2 4 (14.29%) Computer Science
3 2 (7.14%) NHS
3 2 (7.14%) Eurex
4 1 (3.57%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.57%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 15 (53.57%) Windows
2 6 (21.43%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (21.43%) Information Security
1 6 (21.43%) Low Latency
1 6 (21.43%) Ultra-Low Latency
2 5 (17.86%) Network Monitoring
2 5 (17.86%) Security Architecture
3 4 (14.29%) Network Architecture
3 4 (14.29%) Network Design
3 4 (14.29%) Problem Management
3 4 (14.29%) Service Delivery
3 4 (14.29%) Change Management
4 3 (10.71%) Enterprise Architecture
4 3 (10.71%) Capacity Planning
4 3 (10.71%) Mentoring
5 2 (7.14%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (7.14%) Vulnerability Management
5 2 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (3.57%) Project Management
6 1 (3.57%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (3.57%) Investment Management
6 1 (3.57%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 13 (46.43%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (35.71%) CCIE
3 5 (17.86%) Degree
4 3 (10.71%) CCNP
4 3 (10.71%) CCNA
5 2 (7.14%) CCSE
6 1 (3.57%) Security Cleared
6 1 (3.57%) Check Point Certification
6 1 (3.57%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (35.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (17.86%) Snort
Systems Management
1 10 (35.71%) OpenView
1 10 (35.71%) CiscoWorks
2 9 (32.14%) AirWatch
3 1 (3.57%) Cisco UCCX
3 1 (3.57%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 26 (92.86%) Cisco
2 16 (57.14%) CheckPoint
3 14 (50.00%) Aruba
3 14 (50.00%) Juniper
4 10 (35.71%) SolarWinds
4 10 (35.71%) HP
4 10 (35.71%) Websense
4 10 (35.71%) VMware
5 9 (32.14%) F5
6 5 (17.86%) Blue Coat
6 5 (17.86%) Sourcefire
7 3 (10.71%) SevOne
8 1 (3.57%) Verint
8 1 (3.57%) CyberTech
8 1 (3.57%) BT
8 1 (3.57%) Citrix
8 1 (3.57%) Symantec
8 1 (3.57%) Remedy
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £450.00 - £495.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Red10
Rate: £450 - £500 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
JM
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago