Period
to 9 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 9 December 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)
England > East of England
6 months to
9 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 208 193 195
Rank change year-on-year -15 +2 +11
Contract jobs citing VRRP 1 8 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.020% 0.16% 0.062%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.11% 0.91% 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 7 2
East of England median daily rate £413 £320 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +28.91% -30.81% +65.18%
10th Percentile £406 £310 £379
90th Percentile £419 £371 £556
England median daily rate £425 £338 £475
% change year-on-year +25.93% -28.95% +26.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
East of England median hourly rate - - £40.00
England median hourly rate £45.00 - £40.00

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 East of England with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
East of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 896 876 851
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 18.09% 17.33% 17.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 417 448 462
East of England median daily rate £400 £369 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.47% +2.43% -4.00%
10th Percentile £177 £155 £200
90th Percentile £550 £564 £535
England median daily rate £425 £403 £400
% change year-on-year +5.59% +0.63% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 113 71
East of England median hourly rate £16.00 £28.00 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -42.86% -22.22% +22.03%
10th Percentile £12.25 £12.80 £12.75
90th Percentile £49.75 £48.40 £44.00
England median hourly rate £20.00 £18.70 £22.50
% change year-on-year +6.95% -16.89% +9.76%

VRRP
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing VRRP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for VRRP in the East of England

VRRP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VRRP in the East of England

VRRP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing VRRP in the East of England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for VRRP in the East of England

VRRP
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VRRP within the East of England region over the 6 months to 9 December 2018. 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
Essex -25 1 £413 +28.91%
VRRP
England

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 East of England region with a requirement for VRRP.

1 1 (100.00%) SNMP
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) SSL
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Juniper
1 1 (100.00%) OSPF
1 1 (100.00%) BGP
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) IPsec
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Wireshark
1 1 (100.00%) HSRP
1 1 (100.00%) NX-OS
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (100.00%) 802.1X
1 1 (100.00%) Two-Factor Authentication
1 1 (100.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication

VRRP
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 1 (100.00%) BGP
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) HSRP
1 1 (100.00%) IPsec
1 1 (100.00%) NX-OS
1 1 (100.00%) OSPF
1 1 (100.00%) SNMP
1 1 (100.00%) SSL
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) Wireshark
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Network Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Network Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Network Operations Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Network Operations Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Operations Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
1 1 (100.00%) Two-Factor Authentication
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Juniper