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 25 February 2017 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Hot Standby Router Protocol (HSRP)
South East / Berkshire
Rank 106 109 128
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +19
Contract jobs citing HSRP 3 11 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.15% 0.44% 0.071%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.72% 1.88% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 2
Median daily rate £300 £470 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-36.17% +10.58%
UK excluding London median daily rate £348 £350 £300
% change year-on-year
-0.71% +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £55.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £42.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-29.41% +41.66%

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
417 584 760
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 21.26% 23.12% 26.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 191 299 332
Median daily rate £400 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £253 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £524 £475 £454
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 20 16
Median hourly rate £13.00 £50.00 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-74.00% +38.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £27.40 £13.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £63.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £35.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-38.57% +32.07%

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
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 25 February 2017. 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 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
Reading +13 2 - -
HSRP
South East

HSRP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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 5 (100.00%) BGP
2 4 (80.00%) Wireshark
3 3 (60.00%) OSPF
3 3 (60.00%) Telecoms
3 3 (60.00%) Cisco
3 3 (60.00%) Juniper
4 2 (40.00%) Internet
4 2 (40.00%) MPLS
4 2 (40.00%) LAN
4 2 (40.00%) HTTP
4 2 (40.00%) SNMP
4 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
4 2 (40.00%) DNS
4 2 (40.00%) HTTPS
4 2 (40.00%) ICMP
4 2 (40.00%) Telnet
4 2 (40.00%) JMeter
4 2 (40.00%) F5
4 2 (40.00%) High Availability
4 2 (40.00%) DMVPN
4 2 (40.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (40.00%) Cybersecurity
4 2 (40.00%) Cisco IOS
4 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
4 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
4 2 (40.00%) VLAN
5 1 (20.00%) vSphere
5 1 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V

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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) BGP
2 4 (80.00%) Wireshark
3 3 (60.00%) OSPF
4 2 (40.00%) Cisco IOS
4 2 (40.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (40.00%) DMVPN
4 2 (40.00%) DNS
4 2 (40.00%) HTTP
4 2 (40.00%) HTTPS
4 2 (40.00%) ICMP
4 2 (40.00%) Internet
4 2 (40.00%) LAN
4 2 (40.00%) MPLS
4 2 (40.00%) SNMP
4 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
4 2 (40.00%) Telnet
4 2 (40.00%) VLAN
5 1 (20.00%) Broadband
5 1 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (20.00%) SAN
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) JMeter
General
1 3 (60.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (20.00%) Back Office
2 1 (20.00%) Billing
2 1 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) IP Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) IP Network Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Network Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco Support
2 1 (20.00%) Data Centre Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Juniper Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Juniper Support
2 1 (20.00%) Network Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Network Support
2 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
1 1 (20.00%) Ubuntu
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Cybersecurity
1 2 (40.00%) High Availability
2 1 (20.00%) Change Management
2 1 (20.00%) CRM
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) CCIP
2 1 (20.00%) CCNP
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (20.00%) VMware ESX
1 1 (20.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco
1 3 (60.00%) Juniper
2 2 (40.00%) F5
3 1 (20.00%) EMC
3 1 (20.00%) HP
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) VMware