The table below looks at the statistics for RIP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RIP over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Routing Information Protocol (RIP)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing RIP 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire - - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate - £375 £220
% change year-on-year
- +70.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
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 Yorkshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
391 440 276
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 13.36% 15.03% 10.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 234 288 159
Average daily rate £400 £300 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £123 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £425 £401
UK excluding London average daily rate £364 £340 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.05% +1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 24 21
Average hourly rate £15.50 £16.72 £13.71
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.29% +21.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £10.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.50 £86.50 £25.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £20.75
% change year-on-year
- +44.57%

RIP
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

RIP Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

RIP
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

RIP Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

RIP
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

RIP Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

RIP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire 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 7 (100.00%) Cisco
1 7 (100.00%) MPLS
1 7 (100.00%) OSPF
1 7 (100.00%) BGP
1 7 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 7 (100.00%) F5
2 5 (71.43%) Cisco Nexus
2 5 (71.43%) NetQoS
2 5 (71.43%) e-Health
2 5 (71.43%) CCNP
2 5 (71.43%) CCNA
2 5 (71.43%) OpenView
2 5 (71.43%) HP
2 5 (71.43%) CiscoWorks
2 5 (71.43%) LAN
2 5 (71.43%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (71.43%) Wireless
3 2 (28.57%) VLAN
3 2 (28.57%) Citrix
3 2 (28.57%) Spanning Tree
3 2 (28.57%) BIG-IP
3 2 (28.57%) Juniper
3 2 (28.57%) CheckPoint
3 2 (28.57%) NetScaler
4 1 (14.29%) Line Management
4 1 (14.29%) Driving Licence
4 1 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (14.29%) ITIL
4 1 (14.29%) Data Protection
4 1 (14.29%) Process Management

RIP
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire 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.

Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) BGP
1 7 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 7 (100.00%) MPLS
1 7 (100.00%) OSPF
2 5 (71.43%) Cisco Nexus
2 5 (71.43%) LAN
2 5 (71.43%) Wireless
3 2 (28.57%) BIG-IP
3 2 (28.57%) NetScaler
3 2 (28.57%) Spanning Tree
3 2 (28.57%) VLAN
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Cisco Engineer
1 5 (71.43%) Cisco Network Engineer
1 5 (71.43%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
1 5 (71.43%) Cisco Support
1 5 (71.43%) Cisco Support Engineer
1 5 (71.43%) Network Engineer
1 5 (71.43%) Network Support
1 5 (71.43%) Network Support Engineer
1 5 (71.43%) Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Network Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Network Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Network Design Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Network Design Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Network Technical Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Design Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Design Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) e-Health
2 1 (14.29%) Driving Licence
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (14.29%) Data Protection
1 1 (14.29%) ITIL
1 1 (14.29%) Line Management
1 1 (14.29%) Process Management
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) CCNA
1 5 (71.43%) CCNP
1 5 (71.43%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
Systems Management
1 5 (71.43%) CiscoWorks
1 5 (71.43%) OpenView
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco
1 7 (100.00%) F5
2 5 (71.43%) HP
2 5 (71.43%) NetQoS
3 2 (28.57%) CheckPoint
3 2 (28.57%) Citrix
3 2 (28.57%) Juniper