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 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)
England / Yorkshire
Rank - 136 129
Contract jobs citing VRRP 0 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire - 0.14% 0.039%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 1.05% 0.27%
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 Yorkshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
330 380 376
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 15.28% 13.47% 14.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 194 235 254
Median daily rate £410 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.80% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £217 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 29 18
Median hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.13 £10.99 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £21.25 £35.50
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 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