Period
to 27 May 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Central London with a requirement for VRRP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited VRRP over the 6 months to 27 May 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Virtual Router Redundancy Protocol (VRRP)
London > Central London
6 months to
27 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 165 276 -
Rank change year-on-year +111 - +255
Contract jobs citing VRRP 2 5 0
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Central London 0.052% 0.060% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.53% 0.53% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 0
Median daily rate £370 £625 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -40.80% - -
London median daily rate £370 £460 £373
% change year-on-year -19.57% +23.49% -20.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
London median hourly rate - - £51.13

VRRP is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Central London with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Central London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 380 936 1,150
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Central London 9.96% 11.14% 12.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 256 695 883
Median daily rate £450 £488 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.69% +8.33% -
10th Percentile £203 £210 £213
90th Percentile £638 £654 £625
London median daily rate £450 £475 £450
% change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 20 26
Median hourly rate £35.75 £26.75 £18.10
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +33.64% +47.79% -9.85%
10th Percentile £27.51 £17.69 £12.13
90th Percentile £52.83 £43.19 £33.00
Median hourly rate £35.00 £25.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +40.00% +25.00% -15.54%

VRRP
Job Vacancy Trend in Central London

Job postings citing VRRP as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Central London.

Job vacancy trend for VRRP in Central London

VRRP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Central London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing VRRP in Central London.

Daily rate trend for VRRP in Central London

VRRP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Central London

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing VRRP in Central London.

Hourly rate trend for VRRP in Central London

VRRP
Contract Job Locations in Central London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VRRP within the Central London region over the 6 months to 27 May 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +75 2 £370 -40.80% 1
VRRP
London

For the 6 months to 27 May 2020, IT contractor jobs citing VRRP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Central London region with a requirement for VRRP.

1 2 (100.00%) SNMP
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) CCNP
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (100.00%) MPLS
1 2 (100.00%) HSRP
1 2 (100.00%) BGP
2 1 (50.00%) RSVP
2 1 (50.00%) DevOps
2 1 (50.00%) Test Planning
2 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (50.00%) CCIE Service Provider
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Clustering
2 1 (50.00%) Network Design
2 1 (50.00%) BIG-IP
2 1 (50.00%) Huawei
2 1 (50.00%) VLAN
2 1 (50.00%) VPLS
2 1 (50.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (50.00%) Network Security
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (50.00%) Azure
2 1 (50.00%) AWS
2 1 (50.00%) Confluence
2 1 (50.00%) Aruba
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 1 (50.00%) Junos

VRRP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Central London 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 1 (50.00%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) AWS
1 1 (50.00%) Azure
1 1 (50.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) BGP
1 2 (100.00%) HSRP
1 2 (100.00%) MPLS
1 2 (100.00%) SNMP
2 1 (50.00%) BIG-IP
2 1 (50.00%) Broadband
2 1 (50.00%) DHCP
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) HTTP
2 1 (50.00%) IPv4
2 1 (50.00%) Junos
2 1 (50.00%) Network Security
2 1 (50.00%) OSPF
2 1 (50.00%) RSVP
2 1 (50.00%) SSL
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) VLAN
2 1 (50.00%) VPLS
2 1 (50.00%) VPN
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Design Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Network Design Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Clustering
1 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) DevOps
1 1 (50.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (50.00%) Network Design
1 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
1 1 (50.00%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) CCNP
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (50.00%) CCIE
2 1 (50.00%) CCIE Service Provider
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Aruba
2 1 (50.00%) F5
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) Huawei
2 1 (50.00%) Juniper
2 1 (50.00%) Nokia
2 1 (50.00%) VMware