The table below looks at the statistics for HSRP skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HSRP over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Hot Standby Router Protocol (HSRP)
Rank 188 189 225
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +36
Contract jobs citing HSRP 20 10 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.34% 0.17% 0.014%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.61% 1.39% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 5 1
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£450 £300 £298
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% +0.84%
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £366 £313
% change year-on-year
-14.67% +17.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.83 - £17.00
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Communications & Networking Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
766 722 798
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 13.08% 12.44% 11.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 571 488 531
Average daily rate £425 £395 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.59% -1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £236 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £570 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £336 £320
% change year-on-year
+4.27% +4.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 21 36
Average hourly rate £17.98 £20.50 £43.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.29% -52.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £15.50 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.58 £160.00 £54.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.76 £20.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
+8.81% -21.56%

HSRP
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing HSRP across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

HSRP Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

HSRP
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

HSRP Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

HSRP
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing HSRP across the City of London region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

HSRP Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

HSRP
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

HSRP Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

HSRP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing HSRP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited HSRP.

1 26 (100.00%) Cisco
2 25 (96.15%) OSPF
3 24 (92.31%) BGP
4 21 (80.77%) CheckPoint
5 19 (73.08%) LAN
6 18 (69.23%) Spanning Tree
7 17 (65.38%) WAN
8 16 (61.54%) MPLS
8 16 (61.54%) Firewall
9 15 (57.69%) IPsec
9 15 (57.69%) EIGRP
10 13 (50.00%) Juniper
11 12 (46.15%) Cisco Certification
11 12 (46.15%) VPN
11 12 (46.15%) VRRP
12 11 (42.31%) TCP/IP
12 11 (42.31%) Multicast
12 11 (42.31%) Banking
13 10 (38.46%) Cisco ASA
14 9 (34.62%) DMZ
14 9 (34.62%) Wireless
15 8 (30.77%) Finance
15 8 (30.77%) RIP
15 8 (30.77%) CCNP
15 8 (30.77%) F5
15 8 (30.77%) Cisco ISE
16 7 (26.92%) BIG-IP
16 7 (26.92%) Network Security
16 7 (26.92%) CCSA
17 6 (23.08%) ITIL

HSRP
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing HSRP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited HSRP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 25 (96.15%) OSPF
2 24 (92.31%) BGP
3 19 (73.08%) LAN
4 18 (69.23%) Spanning Tree
5 17 (65.38%) WAN
6 16 (61.54%) MPLS
6 16 (61.54%) Firewall
7 15 (57.69%) IPsec
7 15 (57.69%) EIGRP
8 12 (46.15%) VPN
8 12 (46.15%) VRRP
9 11 (42.31%) TCP/IP
9 11 (42.31%) Multicast
10 10 (38.46%) Cisco ASA
11 9 (34.62%) Wireless
11 9 (34.62%) DMZ
12 8 (30.77%) RIP
12 8 (30.77%) Cisco ISE
13 7 (26.92%) BIG-IP
13 7 (26.92%) Network Security
Development Applications
1 5 (19.23%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 11 (42.31%) Banking
2 8 (30.77%) Finance
3 4 (15.38%) Investment Banking
4 3 (11.54%) Advertising
5 1 (3.85%) Legal
Job Titles
1 16 (61.54%) Network Engineer
2 8 (30.77%) Senior Network Engineer
3 4 (15.38%) Project Manager
3 4 (15.38%) Network Security Engineer
3 4 (15.38%) Network Support
3 4 (15.38%) Security Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Senior Network Analyst
4 3 (11.54%) Network Manager
4 3 (11.54%) Network Project Manager
4 3 (11.54%) Analyst
4 3 (11.54%) Senior Analyst
4 3 (11.54%) Network Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Senior Project Manager
5 2 (7.69%) Network Support Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Senior Support Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Senior Manager
5 2 (7.69%) Support Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Network Support Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Support Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Senior Network Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (23.08%) 802.1X
2 3 (11.54%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (23.08%) Video Conferencing
2 5 (19.23%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.85%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.85%) e-Health
3 1 (3.85%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.54%) Windows
2 1 (3.85%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (23.08%) ITIL
2 4 (15.38%) PRINCE2
2 4 (15.38%) Project Management
2 4 (15.38%) Investment Management
2 4 (15.38%) Low Latency
3 3 (11.54%) Migration
3 3 (11.54%) Asset Management
4 2 (7.69%) Load Balancing
4 2 (7.69%) Mentoring
5 1 (3.85%) Ultra-Low Latency
5 1 (3.85%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (3.85%) Problem Management
5 1 (3.85%) Network Design
5 1 (3.85%) Service Delivery
5 1 (3.85%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (3.85%) Time Management
5 1 (3.85%) Security Architecture
5 1 (3.85%) Network Architecture
5 1 (3.85%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (3.85%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.69%) Lisp
Qualifications
1 12 (46.15%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (30.77%) CCNP
3 7 (26.92%) CCSA
4 5 (19.23%) CCIE
5 4 (15.38%) Degree
5 4 (15.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 3 (11.54%) CCNA
7 2 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (3.85%) CCSE
System Software
1 2 (7.69%) Snort
1 2 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (19.23%) CiscoWorks
2 4 (15.38%) Cisco CUCM
3 3 (11.54%) CA Spectrum
4 2 (7.69%) AirWatch
4 2 (7.69%) Cisco UCCX
4 2 (7.69%) OpenView
Vendors
1 26 (100.00%) Cisco
2 21 (80.77%) CheckPoint
3 13 (50.00%) Juniper
4 8 (30.77%) F5
5 4 (15.38%) Fortinet
6 3 (11.54%) SolarWinds
6 3 (11.54%) Aruba
6 3 (11.54%) Verint
6 3 (11.54%) CyberTech
6 3 (11.54%) CA
7 2 (7.69%) HP
7 2 (7.69%) Websense
7 2 (7.69%) VMware
7 2 (7.69%) Blue Coat
7 2 (7.69%) Sourcefire
8 1 (3.85%) Brocade
8 1 (3.85%) Citrix
8 1 (3.85%) Riverbed
City, London
Think IT Recruitment
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 19 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Rate: £500 per day + competitive
Posted: 28 days ago