The first table below looks at the demand for RIP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RIP over the 3 months to 16 April 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 Middlesex 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Routing Information Protocol (RIP)
Rank 29 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing RIP 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 0.39% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.70% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £215 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
-28.33% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Communications & Networking Category
Middlesex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
27 52 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 10.47% 26.00% 16.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 19 25
Average daily rate £420 £431 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.60% +15.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £304 £309
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £615 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.80% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 10 4
Average hourly rate £34.50 £32.50 £27.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.15% +19.26%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £22.50 £28.25
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -20.35%
RIP
South East

RIP
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

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

RIP Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

RIP
Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

RIP Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

RIP
Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

RIP Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

RIP
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex region citing RIP 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 RIP.

1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) ISDN
1 1 (100.00%) VoIP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) BGP
1 1 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 1 (100.00%) MGCP
1 1 (100.00%) SCCP
1 1 (100.00%) H.323
1 1 (100.00%) CMS
1 1 (100.00%) IVR
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco ICM
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco IPT
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco IOS
1 1 (100.00%) Video Conferencing
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco UCCE
1 1 (100.00%) Unified Communications
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco UCCX
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco CUCM

RIP
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex region citing RIP 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 RIP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) ISDN
1 1 (100.00%) VoIP
1 1 (100.00%) BGP
1 1 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 1 (100.00%) MGCP
1 1 (100.00%) SCCP
1 1 (100.00%) H.323
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco ICM
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco IPT
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco IOS
1 1 (100.00%) Unified Communications
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Network Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Network Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Voice Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Voice Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Voice Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Voice Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) IVR
1 1 (100.00%) Video Conferencing
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco UCCE
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco UCCX
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco