The table below looks at the statistics for VRRP skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VRRP over the 3 months to 30 August 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
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual Router Redundancy Protocol (VRRP)
Rank 118 120 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Contract jobs citing VRRP 5 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.25% 0.090% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.98% 0.68% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 0
Median daily rate £200 £400 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-50.00% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £331 £400
% change year-on-year
-1.88% -17.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 -
VRRP
Yorkshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
252 296 195
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 12.53% 13.25% 11.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 154 188 107
Median daily rate £352 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.16% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £270 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 19 8
Median hourly rate £12.36 £16.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.75% +10.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £11.72 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £161.50 £23.55
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £21.53 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+66.08% -4.33%

VRRP
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

VRRP Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

VRRP
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

VRRP Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

VRRP
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VRRP across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 30 August 2016.

VRRP Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

VRRP
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VRRP within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 30 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds +3 5 £200 -50.00%
VRRP
Yorkshire

VRRP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing VRRP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Yorkshire region with a requirement for VRRP.

1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Internet
1 6 (100.00%) MPLS
1 6 (100.00%) Firewall
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft Licensing
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 5 (83.33%) Structured Cabling
2 5 (83.33%) Software Licensing
2 5 (83.33%) vMotion
2 5 (83.33%) SonicWALL
2 5 (83.33%) iSCSI
2 5 (83.33%) Hyper-V
2 5 (83.33%) NETGEAR
2 5 (83.33%) Office 365
2 5 (83.33%) Migration
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (83.33%) DSL
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (83.33%) SAS
2 5 (83.33%) DHCP
2 5 (83.33%) DNS
2 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 5 (83.33%) HP
2 5 (83.33%) Dell
3 2 (33.33%) Digital Media
3 2 (33.33%) Network Security
3 2 (33.33%) Web Development
3 2 (33.33%) PHP

VRRP
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (83.33%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 5 (83.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) Firewall
1 6 (100.00%) Internet
1 6 (100.00%) MPLS
2 5 (83.33%) DHCP
2 5 (83.33%) DNS
2 5 (83.33%) DSL
2 5 (83.33%) iSCSI
2 5 (83.33%) Structured Cabling
3 2 (33.33%) Network Security
4 1 (16.67%) BGP
4 1 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (16.67%) EIGRP
4 1 (16.67%) FWSM
4 1 (16.67%) HSRP
4 1 (16.67%) OSPF
4 1 (16.67%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Design Engineer
1 4 (66.67%) Infrastructure Design Engineer
1 4 (66.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Network Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Network Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Architect
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft Licensing
2 2 (33.33%) Digital Media
3 1 (16.67%) Clustering
3 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (16.67%) Linux
3 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Migration
1 5 (83.33%) Software Licensing
2 2 (33.33%) CRM
2 2 (33.33%) ERP
2 2 (33.33%) Web Development
3 1 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (16.67%) High Availability
3 1 (16.67%) Information Security
3 1 (16.67%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) Java
1 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 2 (33.33%) PHP
2 1 (16.67%) Bash Shell
2 1 (16.67%) Perl
2 1 (16.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) CCNP
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
1 5 (83.33%) Hyper-V
2 1 (16.67%) VMware ESX
2 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (83.33%) vMotion
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
2 5 (83.33%) Dell
2 5 (83.33%) HP
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (83.33%) NETGEAR
2 5 (83.33%) SonicWALL
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco
3 1 (16.67%) Red Hat