The table below looks at the statistics for VRRP skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VRRP over the 3 months to 30 January 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 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Virtual Router Redundancy Protocol (VRRP)
Rank 119 - 121
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing VRRP 13 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.41% - 0.039%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.07% - 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
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- - £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £319 £438 £300
% change year-on-year
-27.14% +45.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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 West region.

Communications & Networking Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
424 361 448
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 13.48% 13.53% 17.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 203 176 189
Average daily rate £331 £340 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.57% +4.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £223 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £525 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 26 53
Average hourly rate £18.13 £15.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.86% -45.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £31.56 £47.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -11.11%

VRRP
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

VRRP Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

VRRP
Top 27 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 13 (100.00%) UNIX
1 13 (100.00%) Linux
1 13 (100.00%) Broadband
1 13 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 13 (100.00%) VPN
1 13 (100.00%) Cisco
1 13 (100.00%) IPv4
1 13 (100.00%) IPv6
1 13 (100.00%) CCIE
1 13 (100.00%) CCNP
1 13 (100.00%) CCIP
1 13 (100.00%) CCNA
1 13 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 13 (100.00%) Juniper
1 13 (100.00%) MPLS
1 13 (100.00%) OSPF
1 13 (100.00%) BGP
1 13 (100.00%) L2TP
1 13 (100.00%) RSVP
1 13 (100.00%) BT
1 13 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 13 (100.00%) JNCIA
1 13 (100.00%) JNCIP
1 13 (100.00%) Cisco IOS
1 13 (100.00%) BT 21CN
1 13 (100.00%) Junos
1 13 (100.00%) HSRP

VRRP
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 13 (100.00%) Broadband
1 13 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 13 (100.00%) VPN
1 13 (100.00%) IPv4
1 13 (100.00%) IPv6
1 13 (100.00%) MPLS
1 13 (100.00%) OSPF
1 13 (100.00%) BGP
1 13 (100.00%) L2TP
1 13 (100.00%) RSVP
1 13 (100.00%) Cisco IOS
1 13 (100.00%) BT 21CN
1 13 (100.00%) Junos
1 13 (100.00%) HSRP
General
1 13 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (100.00%) Implementation Engineer
1 13 (100.00%) Operations Engineer
1 13 (100.00%) IP Engineer
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) UNIX
1 13 (100.00%) Linux
Qualifications
1 13 (100.00%) CCIE
1 13 (100.00%) CCNP
1 13 (100.00%) CCIP
1 13 (100.00%) CCNA
1 13 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 13 (100.00%) JNCIA
1 13 (100.00%) JNCIP
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) Cisco
1 13 (100.00%) Juniper
1 13 (100.00%) BT