The table below looks at the statistics for VRRP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VRRP over the 3 months to 24 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual Router Redundancy Protocol (VRRP)
Rank 139 147 126
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -21
Contract jobs citing VRRP 2 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.071% 0.071% 0.039%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.52% 0.49% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 0
Median daily rate £350 £385 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £295 £175
% change year-on-year
+18.64% +68.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £20.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £40.00 £25.72
% change year-on-year
-32.50% +55.52%
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 Yorkshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
383 410 296
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 13.58% 14.58% 11.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 232 261 161
Median daily rate £400 £300 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -22.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £123 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £425 £401
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £327
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 18 22
Median hourly rate £16.50 £16.87 £13.53
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.16% +24.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.44 £10.50 £10.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.50 £117.50 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £26.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+34.61% +30.00%

VRRP
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

VRRP Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

VRRP
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

VRRP Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

VRRP
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

VRRP Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

VRRP
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 May 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
West Yorkshire -3 2 £350 -9.09%
VRRP
England

VRRP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for VRRP.

1 6 (100.00%) VPN
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
1 6 (100.00%) CCNP
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (100.00%) OSPF
1 6 (100.00%) Firewall
1 6 (100.00%) HSRP
2 4 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (66.67%) High Availability
2 4 (66.67%) FWSM
2 4 (66.67%) Cisco Nexus
2 4 (66.67%) VMware
2 4 (66.67%) VMware ESX
2 4 (66.67%) Load Balancing
2 4 (66.67%) MPLS
2 4 (66.67%) BGP
2 4 (66.67%) EIGRP
2 4 (66.67%) Internet
3 3 (50.00%) Shell Script
3 3 (50.00%) HP
3 3 (50.00%) Red Hat
3 3 (50.00%) CCIE
3 3 (50.00%) Perl
3 3 (50.00%) Windows
3 3 (50.00%) Linux
3 3 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (50.00%) Bash Shell
3 3 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
3 3 (50.00%) Clustering
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Server

VRRP
Top Related IT Skills in 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:

Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) Firewall
1 6 (100.00%) HSRP
1 6 (100.00%) OSPF
1 6 (100.00%) VPN
2 4 (66.67%) BGP
2 4 (66.67%) Cisco Nexus
2 4 (66.67%) EIGRP
2 4 (66.67%) FWSM
2 4 (66.67%) Internet
2 4 (66.67%) MPLS
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (33.33%) DNS
3 2 (33.33%) IPv4
3 2 (33.33%) LAN
3 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 2 (33.33%) WAN
3 2 (33.33%) Wireless
3 2 (33.33%) WLAN
4 1 (16.67%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Informix
1 1 (16.67%) MongoDB
1 1 (16.67%) MySQL
1 1 (16.67%) NoSQL
1 1 (16.67%) RDBMS
1 1 (16.67%) Redis
1 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
1 1 (16.67%) Hudson
1 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
1 1 (16.67%) JIRA
1 1 (16.67%) Sonatype Nexus
1 1 (16.67%) Subversion
General
1 1 (16.67%) Games
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 3 (50.00%) Senior Network Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) Design Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) Implementation Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) Network Design Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) Network Implementation Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) ActiveMQ
1 1 (16.67%) Middleware
1 1 (16.67%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Clustering
1 3 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (33.33%) PKI
3 1 (16.67%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
3 1 (16.67%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Linux
1 3 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
1 3 (50.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) High Availability
1 4 (66.67%) Load Balancing
2 3 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (33.33%) Information Security
3 2 (33.33%) Network Design
3 2 (33.33%) WAN Optimisation
4 1 (16.67%) Build Automation
4 1 (16.67%) Change Management
4 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (16.67%) DDoS Mitigation
4 1 (16.67%) Project Management
4 1 (16.67%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) Bash Shell
1 3 (50.00%) Perl
1 3 (50.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) CCNP
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (50.00%) CCIE
3 2 (33.33%) CCDP
3 2 (33.33%) Degree
4 1 (16.67%) CCSP
4 1 (16.67%) CISSP
4 1 (16.67%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) VMware ESX
1 4 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (16.67%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Cacti
1 1 (16.67%) Graphite
1 1 (16.67%) Nagios
1 1 (16.67%) NetBackup
1 1 (16.67%) Opsview
1 1 (16.67%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
2 4 (66.67%) VMware
3 3 (50.00%) F5
3 3 (50.00%) HP
3 3 (50.00%) Palo Alto
3 3 (50.00%) Red Hat
4 2 (33.33%) Meraki
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 2 (33.33%) Riverbed
5 1 (16.67%) Fortinet
5 1 (16.67%) SolarWinds
5 1 (16.67%) Veritas