Period
to 21 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Reading 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 21 January 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)
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 88 - 101
Rank change year-on-year - +101 -
Contract jobs citing VRRP 1 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.081% - 0.26%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.42% - 1.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Reading median daily rate £475 - £450
Berkshire median daily rate £475 - £450
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Reading median hourly rate - - £45.00
Berkshire median hourly rate - - £45.00

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 Reading with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Reading
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 238 368 460
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 19.26% 26.34% 23.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 128 155 233
Reading median daily rate £400 £400 £387
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.36% +3.20%
10th Percentile £255 £214 £226
90th Percentile £550 £525 £500
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.60% +0.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 16 30
Reading median hourly rate £25.33 £41.25 £35.81
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -38.60% +15.21% +104.60%
10th Percentile £15.28 £13.13 £12.21
90th Percentile £46.98 £55.65 £70.95
Berkshire median hourly rate £13.50 £20.56 £39.00
% change year-on-year -34.35% -47.28% +122.86%

VRRP
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

Job postings citing VRRP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Reading.

Job vacancy trend for VRRP in Reading

VRRP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VRRP in Reading

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, 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 Reading region with a requirement for VRRP.

1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (100.00%) MS Visio
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) IKE
1 1 (100.00%) SNMP
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) SLA
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Dell
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) 3G
1 1 (100.00%) MPLS
1 1 (100.00%) OSPF
1 1 (100.00%) Remedy
1 1 (100.00%) BGP
1 1 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 1 (100.00%) IPsec
1 1 (100.00%) Electronics
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) Clustering
1 1 (100.00%) FCAPS
1 1 (100.00%) PKI
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science

VRRP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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:

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (100.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) 3G
1 1 (100.00%) 4G
1 1 (100.00%) BGP
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 1 (100.00%) FCAPS
1 1 (100.00%) HSRP
1 1 (100.00%) IKE
1 1 (100.00%) IPsec
1 1 (100.00%) LTE
1 1 (100.00%) MPLS
1 1 (100.00%) OSPF
1 1 (100.00%) Radio Access Network
1 1 (100.00%) SNMP
1 1 (100.00%) VoLTE
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
General
1 1 (100.00%) Electronics
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Unix Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Clustering
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Customer Requirements
1 1 (100.00%) High Availability
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) 3PAR
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Dell
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Infoblox
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) Remedy