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 28 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
28 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 £368 £283 £238
% change year-on-year
+30.08% +18.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £40.00 £23.11
% change year-on-year
-32.50% +73.08%
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
450 115 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 32.05% 14.54% 9.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 269 56 37
Median daily rate £295 £288 £280
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.60% +2.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £218 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £443 £415 £378
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 18 3
Median hourly rate £28.50 £17.08 £10.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+66.86% +62.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.99 £13.25 £10.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.90 £27.50 £13.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £26.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+11.53% +44.44%

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