The table below looks at the statistics for VRRP 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 VRRP over the 3 months to 28 July 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
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Virtual Router Redundancy Protocol (VRRP)
Rank 251 240 232
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -8
Contract jobs citing VRRP 11 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.11% 0.065% 0.024%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.62% 0.35% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 0
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£294 £383 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.20% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £350 -
% change year-on-year
-14.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 - -
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 South East region.

Communications & Networking Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1780 1716 1532
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 18.59% 18.68% 18.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 924 745 661
Average daily rate £360 £338 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £236 £203 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £320
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +4.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 119 99 136
Average hourly rate £27.00 £17.50 £26.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+54.28% -33.96%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.82 £13.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £47.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.53 £20.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
+7.62% -21.56%

VRRP
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

VRRP Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

VRRP
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

VRRP Daily Rate Trend in the South East

VRRP
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VRRP across the South East region over the 3 months to 28 July 2015.

VRRP Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

VRRP
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

VRRP Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

VRRP
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 VRRP within the South East region over the 3 months to 28 July 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 - 5 £230 - 1
Buckinghamshire 0 3 - - 1
West Sussex - 2 £344 - 1
Oxfordshire - 1 £250 -
VRRP
England

VRRP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 19 (95.00%) OSPF
2 18 (90.00%) BGP
2 18 (90.00%) HSRP
3 17 (85.00%) Cisco
4 15 (75.00%) TCP/IP
4 15 (75.00%) VPN
5 14 (70.00%) LAN
5 14 (70.00%) Cisco Certification
6 13 (65.00%) CCNP
6 13 (65.00%) Firewall
7 12 (60.00%) WAN
8 11 (55.00%) Ethernet
8 11 (55.00%) F5
8 11 (55.00%) Cisco ASA
9 10 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
9 10 (50.00%) MPLS
10 9 (45.00%) Telecoms
10 9 (45.00%) Juniper
10 9 (45.00%) CheckPoint
10 9 (45.00%) SNMP
10 9 (45.00%) CCNA
11 8 (40.00%) EIGRP
11 8 (40.00%) Wireless
11 8 (40.00%) PKI
12 7 (35.00%) VLAN
12 7 (35.00%) Load Balancing
12 7 (35.00%) DNS
12 7 (35.00%) Spanning Tree
12 7 (35.00%) Data Centre
13 6 (30.00%) Multicast

VRRP
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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.

Applications
1 2 (10.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (5.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (5.00%) MS Office
2 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 19 (95.00%) OSPF
2 18 (90.00%) BGP
2 18 (90.00%) HSRP
3 15 (75.00%) TCP/IP
3 15 (75.00%) VPN
4 14 (70.00%) LAN
5 13 (65.00%) Firewall
6 12 (60.00%) WAN
7 11 (55.00%) Ethernet
7 11 (55.00%) Cisco ASA
8 10 (50.00%) MPLS
8 10 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
9 9 (45.00%) SNMP
10 8 (40.00%) Wireless
10 8 (40.00%) EIGRP
11 7 (35.00%) DNS
11 7 (35.00%) Spanning Tree
11 7 (35.00%) VLAN
12 6 (30.00%) Gigabit Ethernet
12 6 (30.00%) Unified Communications
General
1 9 (45.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (10.00%) Electronics
2 2 (10.00%) Retail
2 2 (10.00%) Billing
3 1 (5.00%) Spanish Language
3 1 (5.00%) Back Office
3 1 (5.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 6 (30.00%) Security Engineer
3 4 (20.00%) Network Security Engineer
3 4 (20.00%) Senior Network Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Network Architect
4 3 (15.00%) Architect
4 3 (15.00%) Senior Network Security Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Senior Security Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) IP Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Network Specialist
6 1 (5.00%) Network Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) Firewall Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Implementation Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Network Administrator
6 1 (5.00%) Cisco Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Security Specialist
6 1 (5.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.00%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 8 (40.00%) PKI
2 7 (35.00%) Data Centre
3 3 (15.00%) Computer Science
3 3 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (10.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (5.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 4 (20.00%) Linux
2 2 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (10.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (35.00%) Load Balancing
2 6 (30.00%) Validation
2 6 (30.00%) Migration
2 6 (30.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 3 (15.00%) Performance Management
3 3 (15.00%) Mentoring
4 2 (10.00%) DDoS Mitigation
4 2 (10.00%) Deep Packet Inspection
4 2 (10.00%) Network Design
4 2 (10.00%) ITIL
4 2 (10.00%) CRM
5 1 (5.00%) Time Management
5 1 (5.00%) Network Planning
5 1 (5.00%) Capacity Management
5 1 (5.00%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (5.00%) Patch Management
Qualifications
1 14 (70.00%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (65.00%) CCNP
3 9 (45.00%) CCNA
4 6 (30.00%) CCIP
4 6 (30.00%) DV Cleared
4 6 (30.00%) Security Cleared
5 5 (25.00%) CCSE
6 4 (20.00%) SC Cleared
6 4 (20.00%) CCDP
6 4 (20.00%) CCIE
7 3 (15.00%) Degree
8 2 (10.00%) CCENT
8 2 (10.00%) CCSA
8 2 (10.00%) CISSP
9 1 (5.00%) Check Point Certification
9 1 (5.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (5.00%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (20.00%) Snort
2 2 (10.00%) ProxySG
3 1 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (5.00%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) FortiGate
2 1 (5.00%) Iperf
2 1 (5.00%) Cacti
2 1 (5.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 17 (85.00%) Cisco
2 11 (55.00%) F5
3 9 (45.00%) Juniper
3 9 (45.00%) CheckPoint
4 6 (30.00%) Blue Coat
5 4 (20.00%) Sourcefire
6 2 (10.00%) Red Hat
7 1 (5.00%) Radware
7 1 (5.00%) VMware
7 1 (5.00%) HP
7 1 (5.00%) Dell
7 1 (5.00%) Citrix
7 1 (5.00%) Brocade
7 1 (5.00%) Qualys
7 1 (5.00%) Riverbed
7 1 (5.00%) SolarWinds
7 1 (5.00%) Aruba
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