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 9 February 2016 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual Router Redundancy Protocol (VRRP)
Rank 396 406 403
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -3
Contract jobs citing VRRP 15 10 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.071% 0.047% 0.009%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.55% 0.36% 0.073%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 4 1
Average daily rate £500 £300 £285
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+66.66% +5.26%
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £319 £438
% change year-on-year
+21.56% -27.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £17.50 £40.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-56.25% -
UK excluding London average 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
2709 2812 2738
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 12.77% 13.27% 12.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 1761 1840 1753
Average daily rate £420 £390 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £245 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £569 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 69 80 76
Average hourly rate £25.12 £20.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.57% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.14 £14.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £30.00 £33.18
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +23.80%

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 9 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VRRP within the London region over the 3 months to 9 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +36 2 £450 +50.00%
VRRP
England

VRRP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 38 (97.44%) HSRP
2 37 (94.87%) Cisco
2 37 (94.87%) OSPF
3 36 (92.31%) BGP
4 31 (79.49%) Firewall
5 29 (74.36%) Juniper
6 28 (71.79%) Spanning Tree
7 26 (66.67%) F5
7 26 (66.67%) TCP/IP
8 22 (56.41%) CheckPoint
9 21 (53.85%) VPN
9 21 (53.85%) WAN
10 20 (51.28%) Finance
11 19 (48.72%) LAN
11 19 (48.72%) VLAN
11 19 (48.72%) Cisco Nexus
12 18 (46.15%) NX-OS
12 18 (46.15%) Cisco IOS
13 17 (43.59%) Blue Coat
13 17 (43.59%) Sourcefire
13 17 (43.59%) Snort
13 17 (43.59%) Proventia
14 15 (38.46%) Cisco Certification
15 13 (33.33%) EIGRP
16 12 (30.77%) Windows
16 12 (30.77%) CCSE
16 12 (30.77%) IPsec
17 11 (28.21%) Unix
18 10 (25.64%) DNS
18 10 (25.64%) CISSP

VRRP
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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.

Cloud Services
1 2 (5.13%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (5.13%) SoftLayer
2 1 (2.56%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (2.56%) IaaS
2 1 (2.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 38 (97.44%) HSRP
2 37 (94.87%) OSPF
3 36 (92.31%) BGP
4 31 (79.49%) Firewall
5 28 (71.79%) Spanning Tree
6 26 (66.67%) TCP/IP
7 21 (53.85%) VPN
7 21 (53.85%) WAN
8 19 (48.72%) Cisco Nexus
8 19 (48.72%) LAN
8 19 (48.72%) VLAN
9 18 (46.15%) Cisco IOS
9 18 (46.15%) NX-OS
10 13 (33.33%) EIGRP
11 12 (30.77%) IPsec
12 10 (25.64%) DNS
13 9 (23.08%) Multicast
14 8 (20.51%) DHCP
14 8 (20.51%) MPLS
15 7 (17.95%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.56%) Big Data
1 1 (2.56%) Oracle Reports
General
1 20 (51.28%) Finance
2 10 (25.64%) Banking
2 10 (25.64%) Spanish Language
3 5 (12.82%) Investment Banking
4 2 (5.13%) Legal
4 2 (5.13%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.56%) Advertising
5 1 (2.56%) Dutch Language
5 1 (2.56%) French Language
5 1 (2.56%) German Language
Job Titles
1 15 (38.46%) Security Engineer
2 12 (30.77%) Network Engineer
3 8 (20.51%) Senior Security Engineer
4 7 (17.95%) Network Security Engineer
5 6 (15.38%) Consultant
6 5 (12.82%) Senior Network Engineer
7 4 (10.26%) Network Support
8 3 (7.69%) Cisco Engineer
8 3 (7.69%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 3 (7.69%) Juniper Engineer
8 3 (7.69%) Security Consultant
9 2 (5.13%) CISSP Engineer
9 2 (5.13%) Data Network Engineer
9 2 (5.13%) Network Analyst
9 2 (5.13%) Network Specialist
9 2 (5.13%) Network Support Analyst
9 2 (5.13%) Senior Analyst
9 2 (5.13%) Senior IT Support
9 2 (5.13%) Support Analyst
9 2 (5.13%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.26%) 802.1X
2 2 (5.13%) Web Services
3 1 (2.56%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.95%) Computer Science
2 3 (7.69%) Data Centre
3 2 (5.13%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.13%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.13%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (2.56%) NHS
4 1 (2.56%) Private Cloud
4 1 (2.56%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 12 (30.77%) Windows
2 11 (28.21%) Unix
3 7 (17.95%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (23.08%) Mentoring
2 8 (20.51%) Network Architecture
3 7 (17.95%) Low Latency
3 7 (17.95%) Security Architecture
4 6 (15.38%) Change Management
4 6 (15.38%) Service Delivery
5 5 (12.82%) Load Balancing
5 5 (12.82%) Problem Management
6 4 (10.26%) Root Cause Analysis
6 4 (10.26%) Vulnerability Management
7 3 (7.69%) Network Packet Analysis
7 3 (7.69%) Test Strategy
7 3 (7.69%) Ultra-Low Latency
7 3 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (5.13%) Data Architecture
8 2 (5.13%) High Availability
8 2 (5.13%) Investment Management
8 2 (5.13%) Kalman Filter
8 2 (5.13%) Network Monitoring
8 2 (5.13%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.13%) Bash Shell
1 2 (5.13%) Python
Qualifications
1 15 (38.46%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (30.77%) CCSE
3 10 (25.64%) CISSP
4 7 (17.95%) CCIE
4 7 (17.95%) CCNP
4 7 (17.95%) Degree
5 4 (10.26%) CCNA
6 3 (7.69%) CCSA
7 1 (2.56%) Check Point Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.13%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (43.59%) Snort
2 2 (5.13%) BIND 9
2 2 (5.13%) Docker
2 2 (5.13%) pfSense
2 2 (5.13%) Samba
2 2 (5.13%) VMware ESX
3 1 (2.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 17 (43.59%) Proventia
2 4 (10.26%) Cisco CUCM
3 3 (7.69%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (7.69%) Iperf
4 2 (5.13%) Ansible
4 2 (5.13%) Zenoss
5 1 (2.56%) AirWatch
5 1 (2.56%) Cisco UCCX
5 1 (2.56%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 37 (94.87%) Cisco
2 29 (74.36%) Juniper
3 26 (66.67%) F5
4 22 (56.41%) CheckPoint
5 17 (43.59%) Blue Coat
5 17 (43.59%) Sourcefire
6 9 (23.08%) Aruba
6 9 (23.08%) Palo Alto
7 3 (7.69%) Alcatel-Lucent
7 3 (7.69%) VMware
8 2 (5.13%) Brocade
8 2 (5.13%) CyberTech
8 2 (5.13%) HP
8 2 (5.13%) Oracle
8 2 (5.13%) Rackspace
8 2 (5.13%) Red Box
8 2 (5.13%) SAP
8 2 (5.13%) SolarWinds
8 2 (5.13%) Verint
8 2 (5.13%) Vyatta
London
Experis Ltd
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