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 25 February 2017 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Virtual Router Redundancy Protocol (VRRP)
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank - 108 102
Contract jobs citing VRRP 0 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire - 0.21% 0.057%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 1.80% 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 1
Median daily rate - £360 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £400 £319
% change year-on-year
-15.62% +25.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £55.00 -

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
214 222 214
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 14.94% 11.48% 12.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 128 150 139
Median daily rate £410 £393 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.45% +12.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £275 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 8 10
Median hourly rate £19.00 £12.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+52.00% -28.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £10.20 £16.72
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.75 £21.50 £35.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £35.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-38.57% +32.07%

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