The table below looks at the statistics for HSRP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HSRP over the 3 months to 27 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Hot Standby Router Protocol (HSRP)
Rank 108 119 -
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -
Contract jobs citing HSRP 5 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.22% 0.078% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.03% 0.35% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £225 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £338 £360
% change year-on-year
-3.70% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £48.00 £47.83 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+0.35% +83.96%
HSRP
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
486 571 664
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 21.55% 22.23% 26.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 244 275 239
Median daily rate £365 £338 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.14% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £208 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 30 20
Median hourly rate £37.50 £21.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+74.41% +22.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £36.50 £59.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 £21.53 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+64.92% -2.15%

HSRP
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Berkshire region citing HSRP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

HSRP Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

HSRP
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing HSRP across the Berkshire region.

HSRP Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

HSRP
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing HSRP across the Berkshire region.

HSRP Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

HSRP
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HSRP within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 27 August 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Slough - 3 - -
Reading +17 1 £225 -
Bracknell - 1 - -
HSRP
South East

HSRP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 27 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing HSRP 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for HSRP.

1 9 (90.00%) BGP
2 8 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (80.00%) Cisco
2 8 (80.00%) CCNP
3 6 (60.00%) EIGRP
3 6 (60.00%) Data Centre
4 5 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
4 5 (50.00%) MPLS
4 5 (50.00%) OSPF
4 5 (50.00%) Firewall
5 4 (40.00%) WAN
5 4 (40.00%) LAN
6 3 (30.00%) VPN
6 3 (30.00%) CCNA
6 3 (30.00%) CCIE
6 3 (30.00%) Linux
6 3 (30.00%) IPsec
6 3 (30.00%) VMware
6 3 (30.00%) Network Security
7 2 (20.00%) Degree
7 2 (20.00%) Load Balancing
7 2 (20.00%) VLAN
7 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
7 2 (20.00%) NetScaler
7 2 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (20.00%) vSphere
7 2 (20.00%) F5
7 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (20.00%) Cisco IOS

HSRP
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 (10.00%) Apache
1 1 (10.00%) OpenStack
1 1 (10.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 9 (90.00%) BGP
2 6 (60.00%) EIGRP
3 5 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
3 5 (50.00%) Firewall
3 5 (50.00%) MPLS
3 5 (50.00%) OSPF
4 4 (40.00%) LAN
4 4 (40.00%) WAN
5 3 (30.00%) IPsec
5 3 (30.00%) Network Security
5 3 (30.00%) VPN
6 2 (20.00%) BIG-IP
6 2 (20.00%) Cisco IOS
6 2 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (20.00%) DNS
6 2 (20.00%) NetScaler
6 2 (20.00%) TACACS
6 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
6 2 (20.00%) VLAN
6 2 (20.00%) VRRP
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 2 (20.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Lead Network Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Technical Leader
3 1 (10.00%) Cloud Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Design Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Network Operations Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Network Team Leader
3 1 (10.00%) NOC Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Operations Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Platform Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Cloud Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Design Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Platform Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior VMware Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Team Leader
3 1 (10.00%) Unified Communications Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) 802.1X
1 1 (10.00%) Apache Flex
1 1 (10.00%) CSS
1 1 (10.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (60.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Linux
2 2 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (20.00%) Windows
3 1 (10.00%) CentOS
3 1 (10.00%) FreeBSD
3 1 (10.00%) Solaris
3 1 (10.00%) Ubuntu
3 1 (10.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (20.00%) Load Balancing
1 2 (20.00%) Migration
1 2 (20.00%) Project Management
2 1 (10.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (10.00%) ITIL
2 1 (10.00%) Network Management
2 1 (10.00%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) Perl
2 1 (10.00%) C
2 1 (10.00%) Java
2 1 (10.00%) PHP
2 1 (10.00%) Python
2 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (80.00%) CCNP
1 8 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (30.00%) CCIE
2 3 (30.00%) CCNA
3 2 (20.00%) Degree
3 2 (20.00%) PMI Certification
3 2 (20.00%) PMP
3 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (10.00%) VCP4
4 1 (10.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) GLP
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) vSphere
2 1 (10.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (10.00%) vCloud
2 1 (10.00%) VMware ESX
2 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 8 (80.00%) Cisco
2 3 (30.00%) VMware
3 2 (20.00%) EMC
3 2 (20.00%) F5
3 2 (20.00%) Red Hat
4 1 (10.00%) Dell
4 1 (10.00%) HP
4 1 (10.00%) Juniper
4 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle
4 1 (10.00%) SolarWinds