Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 November 2017 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 > South West
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 194 - 215
Rank change year-on-year - +215 -12
Contract jobs citing VRRP 3 0 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.054% - 0.15%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.36% - 1.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 4
South West median daily rate £273 - £450
10th Percentile £271 - £392
90th Percentile £274 - £523
England median daily rate £350 £475 £375
% change year-on-year -26.32% +26.67% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - £40.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year - -11.11% -

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 South West with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
South West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 826 843 863
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 14.84% 14.67% 13.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 495 496 474
South West median daily rate £370 £350 £364
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.71% -3.78% +0.34%
10th Percentile £171 £166 £180
90th Percentile £528 £538 £513
England median daily rate £403 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +0.75% +2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 82 76
South West median hourly rate £31.50 £33.00 £39.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.55% -15.92% +82.56%
10th Percentile £12.42 £12.03 £13.58
90th Percentile £44.25 £47.40 £48.60
England median hourly rate £18.70 £23.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year -20.43% +14.63% +2.50%

VRRP
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing VRRP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for VRRP in the South West

VRRP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VRRP in the South West

VRRP
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VRRP within the South West region over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. 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
Dorset - 3 £273 -
VRRP
England

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, 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 South West region with a requirement for VRRP.

1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) Broadband
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
1 3 (100.00%) DHCP
1 3 (100.00%) VPN
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) CCNP
1 3 (100.00%) CCNA
1 3 (100.00%) Nortel
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (100.00%) Avaya
1 3 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 3 (100.00%) MPLS
1 3 (100.00%) OSPF
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) Wireless
1 3 (100.00%) IPsec
1 3 (100.00%) IP Telephony
1 3 (100.00%) Nortel Meridian
1 3 (100.00%) Skype for Business
1 3 (100.00%) Unified Communications
1 3 (100.00%) 4G
1 3 (100.00%) High Availability
1 3 (100.00%) HSRP
1 3 (100.00%) Meraki
1 3 (100.00%) Skype

VRRP
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 3 (100.00%) Skype for Business
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) 4G
1 3 (100.00%) Broadband
1 3 (100.00%) DHCP
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) HSRP
1 3 (100.00%) IP Telephony
1 3 (100.00%) IPsec
1 3 (100.00%) MPLS
1 3 (100.00%) Nortel Meridian
1 3 (100.00%) OSPF
1 3 (100.00%) Skype
1 3 (100.00%) Unified Communications
1 3 (100.00%) VPN
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
1 3 (100.00%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Network Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Support
1 3 (100.00%) Network Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) Network Support
1 3 (100.00%) Network Support Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) Support Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) High Availability
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) CCNA
1 3 (100.00%) CCNP
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Avaya
1 3 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Meraki
1 3 (100.00%) Nortel