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 July 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Hot Standby Router Protocol (HSRP)
Rank 117 115 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Contract jobs citing HSRP 4 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.17% 0.19% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.75% 0.81% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Median daily rate £225 £230 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.17% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £300 £366
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -18.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.83 £30.00 -
% change year-on-year
+59.43% -
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
536 615 637
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 22.39% 23.88% 25.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 257 274 210
Median daily rate £350 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £208 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £494 £455
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 31 14
Median hourly rate £13.50 £35.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-61.42% +100.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.45 £14.08 £13.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £41.06 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £21.53 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+39.37% +7.62%

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 25 July 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 +5 1 £225 -
HSRP
South East

HSRP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 12 (92.31%) BGP
2 10 (76.92%) EIGRP
3 8 (61.54%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (61.54%) OSPF
3 8 (61.54%) Cisco
4 7 (53.85%) CCNP
4 7 (53.85%) IPsec
5 6 (46.15%) VRRP
5 6 (46.15%) DNS
5 6 (46.15%) TCP/IP
5 6 (46.15%) Network Security
6 5 (38.46%) Data Centre
6 5 (38.46%) DHCP
6 5 (38.46%) MPLS
6 5 (38.46%) Firewall
6 5 (38.46%) Wireless
7 4 (30.77%) Telecoms
7 4 (30.77%) Internet
7 4 (30.77%) WAN
7 4 (30.77%) LAN
7 4 (30.77%) GLBP
7 4 (30.77%) Network Planning
7 4 (30.77%) Cisco ASA
8 3 (23.08%) Business Process Improvement
8 3 (23.08%) Process Improvement
8 3 (23.08%) VPN
8 3 (23.08%) CCIE
8 3 (23.08%) CCNA
8 3 (23.08%) Quality Management
8 3 (23.08%) Management Information System

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 (7.69%) Apache
1 1 (7.69%) OpenStack
1 1 (7.69%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 12 (92.31%) BGP
2 10 (76.92%) EIGRP
3 8 (61.54%) OSPF
4 7 (53.85%) IPsec
5 6 (46.15%) DNS
5 6 (46.15%) Network Security
5 6 (46.15%) TCP/IP
5 6 (46.15%) VRRP
6 5 (38.46%) DHCP
6 5 (38.46%) Firewall
6 5 (38.46%) MPLS
6 5 (38.46%) Wireless
7 4 (30.77%) Cisco ASA
7 4 (30.77%) GLBP
7 4 (30.77%) Internet
7 4 (30.77%) LAN
7 4 (30.77%) WAN
8 3 (23.08%) VPN
9 2 (15.38%) SSL
9 2 (15.38%) TACACS
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 4 (30.77%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Network Engineer
2 4 (30.77%) Architect
2 4 (30.77%) Network Architect
3 2 (15.38%) Cisco Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Lead Network Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Technical Leader
4 1 (7.69%) Cisco Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Cisco Network Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Cloud Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) IP Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Network Operations Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Network Team Leader
4 1 (7.69%) NOC Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Operations Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Cloud Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior VMware Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Team Leader
4 1 (7.69%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) 802.1X
1 1 (7.69%) Apache Flex
1 1 (7.69%) CSS
1 1 (7.69%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Data Centre
2 3 (23.08%) Management Information System
3 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Linux
1 2 (15.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (7.69%) CentOS
2 1 (7.69%) FreeBSD
2 1 (7.69%) Solaris
2 1 (7.69%) Unix
2 1 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Network Planning
2 3 (23.08%) Business Process Improvement
2 3 (23.08%) Process Improvement
2 3 (23.08%) Quality Management
3 2 (15.38%) Load Balancing
3 2 (15.38%) Migration
3 2 (15.38%) Project Management
4 1 (7.69%) Configuration Management
4 1 (7.69%) ITIL
4 1 (7.69%) Network Management
4 1 (7.69%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) Perl
2 1 (7.69%) Java
2 1 (7.69%) PHP
2 1 (7.69%) Python
2 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (61.54%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (53.85%) CCNP
3 3 (23.08%) CCIE
3 3 (23.08%) CCNA
4 2 (15.38%) Degree
4 2 (15.38%) PMI Certification
4 2 (15.38%) PMP
4 2 (15.38%) Security Cleared
5 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
5 1 (7.69%) VCP4
5 1 (7.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) GLP
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) vCloud
1 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (7.69%) vSphere
Vendors
1 8 (61.54%) Cisco
2 2 (15.38%) F5
2 2 (15.38%) Red Hat
2 2 (15.38%) VMware
3 1 (7.69%) Dell
3 1 (7.69%) EMC
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle
3 1 (7.69%) SolarWinds