The table below looks at the statistics for VRRP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VRRP over the 3 months to 2 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
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual Router Redundancy Protocol (VRRP)
Rank - 75 -
Contract jobs citing VRRP 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales - 0.13% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 1.22% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £300 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £318 £175
% change year-on-year
+25.98% +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
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Wales region.

Communications & Networking Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
95 82 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 14.98% 10.49% 11.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 40 47
Median daily rate £400 £305 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.14% -9.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £239 £170 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £491 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 6 3
Median hourly rate £13.50 £13.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -64.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
- +50.00%

VRRP
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

VRRP Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

VRRP
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

VRRP Daily Rate Trend in Wales