The table below looks at the statistics for VRRP skills in IT contracts advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VRRP over the 3 months to 5 May 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual Router Redundancy Protocol (VRRP)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing VRRP 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East - - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £318 £175
% change year-on-year
+27.55% +81.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 £41.25 £25.72
% change year-on-year
+33.33% +60.38%
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 North East region.

Communications & Networking Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
322 98 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 27.95% 12.71% 11.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 181 55 45
Median daily rate £289 £300 £273
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.66% +10.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £223 £248 £214
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £415 £368
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £345 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.24% +4.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 11 4
Median hourly rate £28.00 £18.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+55.55% +44.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.99 £13.00 £10.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £27.50 £16.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £28.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+16.07% +40.00%

VRRP
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North East region citing VRRP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

VRRP Jobs Demand Trend in the North East