Period
to 19 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of 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 19 October 2018 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)
Central London > City of London
6 months to
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 253 240 234
Rank change year-on-year -13 -6 +32
Contract jobs citing VRRP 2 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.029% 0.044% 0.090%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.25% 0.42% 0.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 3
City of London median daily rate £465 £525 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.43% +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £458 £468 £465
90th Percentile £473 £538 £520
Central London median daily rate £465 £525 £500
% change year-on-year -11.43% +5.00% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
Central London median hourly rate - - -

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 the City of London with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 791 714 963
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 11.30% 10.40% 14.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 617 558 741
City of London median daily rate £450 £450 £450
10th Percentile £164 £213 £286
90th Percentile £638 £638 £588
Central London median daily rate £435 £450 £450
% change year-on-year -3.33% - +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 14 12
City of London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.94% -10.53% +5.67%
10th Percentile £11.50 £11.91 £11.50
90th Percentile £25.50 £29.18 £24.33
Central London median hourly rate £18.10 £17.00 £18.73
% change year-on-year +6.47% -9.21% +4.14%

VRRP
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing VRRP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for VRRP in the City of London

VRRP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing VRRP in the City of London.

Contractor daily rate trend for VRRP in the City of London

For the 6 months to 19 October 2018, 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 City of London region with a requirement for VRRP.

1 2 (100.00%) DHCP
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) CCNP
1 2 (100.00%) CCNA
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 2 (100.00%) OSPF
1 2 (100.00%) BGP
1 2 (100.00%) Forcepoint
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) CCSE
1 2 (100.00%) VLAN
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco IOS
1 2 (100.00%) Network Security
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco ISE
1 2 (100.00%) AlgoSec
1 2 (100.00%) Kalman Filter
1 2 (100.00%) CCSM
1 2 (100.00%) Web Filtering

VRRP
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) BGP
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco IOS
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco ISE
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 2 (100.00%) DHCP
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Network Security
1 2 (100.00%) OSPF
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) VLAN
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Network Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Network Security Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Security Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Senior Network Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Senior Network Security Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Senior Security Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (100.00%) Kalman Filter
1 2 (100.00%) Web Filtering
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) CCNA
1 2 (100.00%) CCNP
1 2 (100.00%) CCSE
1 2 (100.00%) CCSM
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) AlgoSec
1 2 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Forcepoint