The table below looks at the statistics for RIP skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RIP over the 3 months to 3 August 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
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Routing Information Protocol (RIP)
Rank 255 235 234
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -1
Contract jobs citing RIP 12 13 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.13% 0.14% 0.035%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.69% 0.75% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 1
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£325 £455 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.57% +65.45%
UK excluding London average daily rate £395 £350 £290
% change year-on-year
+12.85% +20.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £47.83 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.83 £40.00 -
% change year-on-year
+19.57% -
RIP
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 South East region.

Communications & Networking Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1732 1731 1559
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 18.19% 18.80% 18.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 921 771 692
Average daily rate £355 £338 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.18% -0.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £203 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £463 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £323
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +4.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 116 96 125
Average hourly rate £22.83 £17.50 £25.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.45% -31.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.57 £13.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £45.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.53 £20.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
+7.62% -21.56%

RIP
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

RIP Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

RIP
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

RIP Daily Rate Trend in the South East

RIP
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing RIP across the South East region over the 3 months to 3 August 2015.

RIP Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

RIP
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

RIP Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

RIP
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing RIP within the South East region over the 3 months to 3 August 2015. 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
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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
Berkshire -4 7 £298 -35.14% 3
Hampshire -3 4 £325 +66.66%
Surrey - 1 - -
RIP
England

RIP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 21 (100.00%) OSPF
2 18 (85.71%) BGP
3 17 (80.95%) Cisco Certification
4 14 (66.67%) MPLS
4 14 (66.67%) Cisco
5 13 (61.90%) LAN
6 12 (57.14%) WAN
7 11 (52.38%) VPN
7 11 (52.38%) CCNP
8 10 (47.62%) Telecoms
8 10 (47.62%) TCP/IP
9 9 (42.86%) SNMP
10 8 (38.10%) CCNA
10 8 (38.10%) Ethernet
10 8 (38.10%) Firewall
10 8 (38.10%) IPsec
10 8 (38.10%) SC Cleared
10 8 (38.10%) Security Cleared
10 8 (38.10%) Data Centre
11 7 (33.33%) HSRP
11 7 (33.33%) EIGRP
11 7 (33.33%) Juniper
11 7 (33.33%) DNS
12 6 (28.57%) CheckPoint
12 6 (28.57%) Internet
12 6 (28.57%) DSL
13 5 (23.81%) VRRP
13 5 (23.81%) CCIE
13 5 (23.81%) ADSL
13 5 (23.81%) xDSL

RIP
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 2 (9.52%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Visio
1 1 (4.76%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 21 (100.00%) OSPF
2 18 (85.71%) BGP
3 14 (66.67%) MPLS
4 13 (61.90%) LAN
5 12 (57.14%) WAN
6 11 (52.38%) VPN
7 10 (47.62%) TCP/IP
8 9 (42.86%) SNMP
9 8 (38.10%) Ethernet
9 8 (38.10%) Firewall
9 8 (38.10%) IPsec
10 7 (33.33%) EIGRP
10 7 (33.33%) DNS
10 7 (33.33%) HSRP
11 6 (28.57%) Internet
11 6 (28.57%) DSL
12 5 (23.81%) VRRP
12 5 (23.81%) ADSL
12 5 (23.81%) Cisco PIX
12 5 (23.81%) Cisco ASA
General
1 10 (47.62%) Telecoms
2 2 (9.52%) Games
2 2 (9.52%) Retail
2 2 (9.52%) Billing
3 1 (4.76%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 8 (38.10%) Network Engineer
1 8 (38.10%) IP Engineer
2 4 (19.05%) IP Network Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Test Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Design Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Security Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Architect
5 1 (4.76%) Network Implementation Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Network Architect
5 1 (4.76%) Implementation Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (4.76%) Administrator
5 1 (4.76%) Network Administrator
5 1 (4.76%) Security Specialist
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.52%) Silverlight
2 1 (4.76%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 8 (38.10%) Data Centre
2 3 (14.29%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 2 (9.52%) Video on Demand
3 2 (9.52%) IPTV
3 2 (9.52%) MPEG
3 2 (9.52%) DTV
3 2 (9.52%) Streaming Video
3 2 (9.52%) STB
4 1 (4.76%) SecurID
4 1 (4.76%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (19.05%) Windows
2 2 (9.52%) Linux
2 2 (9.52%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (23.81%) Migration
2 3 (14.29%) Performance Management
2 3 (14.29%) Load Balancing
3 2 (9.52%) Network Management
3 2 (9.52%) Deep Packet Inspection
3 2 (9.52%) DDoS Mitigation
3 2 (9.52%) Reverse Engineering
3 2 (9.52%) Video Processing
3 2 (9.52%) CRM
3 2 (9.52%) DRM
3 2 (9.52%) Validation
3 2 (9.52%) Scrum
3 2 (9.52%) Risk Assessment
3 2 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (9.52%) Network Design
4 1 (4.76%) Network Planning
4 1 (4.76%) eTOM
4 1 (4.76%) Incident Management
4 1 (4.76%) Configuration Management
4 1 (4.76%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.76%) C
Qualifications
1 17 (80.95%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (52.38%) CCNP
3 8 (38.10%) CCNA
3 8 (38.10%) SC Cleared
3 8 (38.10%) Security Cleared
4 5 (23.81%) BC Cleared
4 5 (23.81%) Degree
4 5 (23.81%) CCIE
5 4 (19.05%) CCDP
5 4 (19.05%) CISSP
6 3 (14.29%) CCSE
7 2 (9.52%) Check Point Certification
7 2 (9.52%) CCSA
7 2 (9.52%) CCSP
8 1 (4.76%) CCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (14.29%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (19.05%) Active Directory
1 4 (19.05%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (9.52%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 2 (9.52%) FortiGate
2 1 (4.76%) Iperf
2 1 (4.76%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 14 (66.67%) Cisco
2 7 (33.33%) Juniper
3 6 (28.57%) CheckPoint
4 5 (23.81%) F5
5 4 (19.05%) VMware
6 3 (14.29%) Radware
7 2 (9.52%) Tektronix
7 2 (9.52%) Redback
7 2 (9.52%) Blue Coat
7 2 (9.52%) Nokia
7 2 (9.52%) Apple
7 2 (9.52%) Adobe
8 1 (4.76%) HP
8 1 (4.76%) Nortel
8 1 (4.76%) Citrix
8 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
8 1 (4.76%) Brocade
8 1 (4.76%) Fortinet
8 1 (4.76%) Riverbed
8 1 (4.76%) Tufin
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