The table below looks at the statistics for HSRP skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HSRP over the 3 months to 28 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
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Hot Standby Router Protocol (HSRP)
Rank 502 533 531
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -2
Contract jobs citing HSRP 95 38 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.18% 0.077% 0.060%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.31% 0.56% 0.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 19 23
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£421 £325 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.61% -1.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £366 £325
% change year-on-year
-18.08% +12.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 1
Average hourly rate £47.83 - £17.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.83 - £17.00
HSRP
UK

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

Communications & Networking Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
7272 6840 6387
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 14.07% 13.85% 13.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 4237 3708 3381
Average daily rate £375 £362 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.66% +3.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £210 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £500 £495
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £320
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +4.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 447 393 451
Average hourly rate £21.00 £20.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.35 £12.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £42.05 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.53 £20.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
+7.62% -21.56%

HSRP
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

HSRP Jobs Demand Trend in England

HSRP
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

HSRP Daily Rate Trend in England

HSRP
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing HSRP across the England region over the 3 months to 28 July 2015.

HSRP Daily Rate Histogram in England

HSRP
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

HSRP Hourly Rate Trend in England

HSRP
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing HSRP across the England region over the 3 months to 28 July 2015.

HSRP Hourly Rate Histogram in England

HSRP
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HSRP within the England region over the 3 months to 28 July 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +23 50 £435 +33.84% 6
South East -1 22 £425 +62.83% 9
South West - 6 - -
West Midlands +1 5 £300 - 1
East of England - 4 £263 -
Yorkshire - 3 £375 - 2
North West - 3 £300 - 1
HSRP
UK

HSRP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England 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.

1 144 (94.74%) OSPF
2 139 (91.45%) Cisco
3 133 (87.50%) BGP
4 103 (67.76%) Firewall
5 98 (64.47%) Cisco Certification
6 97 (63.82%) WAN
6 97 (63.82%) MPLS
7 90 (59.21%) VRRP
8 87 (57.24%) LAN
9 83 (54.61%) VPN
10 77 (50.66%) EIGRP
11 73 (48.03%) TCP/IP
12 72 (47.37%) CheckPoint
13 69 (45.39%) CCNP
14 68 (44.74%) Juniper
15 67 (44.08%) Cisco ASA
16 64 (42.11%) IPsec
17 63 (41.45%) F5
18 54 (35.53%) Data Centre
19 52 (34.21%) Spanning Tree
19 52 (34.21%) Wireless
20 48 (31.58%) VLAN
21 43 (28.29%) Cisco Nexus
22 42 (27.63%) CCNA
23 40 (26.32%) Cisco IOS
23 40 (26.32%) Multicast
24 39 (25.66%) DNS
24 39 (25.66%) Finance
25 38 (25.00%) CCIE
26 37 (24.34%) DHCP

HSRP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (0.66%) MS Exchange
1 1 (0.66%) Lync
Applications
1 4 (2.63%) MS Visio
2 3 (1.97%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.32%) MS Office
4 1 (0.66%) Fireworks
4 1 (0.66%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 8 (5.26%) SaaS
2 1 (0.66%) Office 365
2 1 (0.66%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 144 (94.74%) OSPF
2 133 (87.50%) BGP
3 103 (67.76%) Firewall
4 97 (63.82%) MPLS
4 97 (63.82%) WAN
5 90 (59.21%) VRRP
6 87 (57.24%) LAN
7 83 (54.61%) VPN
8 77 (50.66%) EIGRP
9 73 (48.03%) TCP/IP
10 67 (44.08%) Cisco ASA
11 64 (42.11%) IPsec
12 52 (34.21%) Wireless
12 52 (34.21%) Spanning Tree
13 48 (31.58%) VLAN
14 43 (28.29%) Cisco Nexus
15 40 (26.32%) Multicast
15 40 (26.32%) Cisco IOS
16 39 (25.66%) DNS
17 37 (24.34%) DHCP
Development Applications
1 8 (5.26%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 39 (25.66%) Finance
2 28 (18.42%) Telecoms
3 24 (15.79%) Banking
4 9 (5.92%) Investment Banking
5 3 (1.97%) Legal
5 3 (1.97%) Advertising
6 2 (1.32%) Electronics
7 1 (0.66%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 96 (63.16%) Network Engineer
2 33 (21.71%) Senior Network Engineer
3 26 (17.11%) Security Engineer
4 19 (12.50%) Network Security Engineer
5 11 (7.24%) Design Engineer
5 11 (7.24%) Network Design Engineer
5 11 (7.24%) Implementation Engineer
6 10 (6.58%) Operations Engineer
7 8 (5.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 7 (4.61%) Network Specialist
8 7 (4.61%) Network Manager
8 7 (4.61%) IP Engineer
9 6 (3.95%) Network Architect
9 6 (3.95%) Network Support
9 6 (3.95%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
9 6 (3.95%) Consultant
9 6 (3.95%) Architect
9 6 (3.95%) Network Consultant
10 5 (3.29%) Project Manager
10 5 (3.29%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (19.74%) 802.1X
2 5 (3.29%) XMPP
3 1 (0.66%) ISPF
3 1 (0.66%) Web Services
3 1 (0.66%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 54 (35.53%) Data Centre
2 13 (8.55%) Video Conferencing
3 11 (7.24%) PKI
4 8 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
5 7 (4.61%) Computer Science
6 6 (3.95%) Management Information System
7 5 (3.29%) SecurID
8 4 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (1.97%) e-Health
10 2 (1.32%) NHS
10 2 (1.32%) Clustering
10 2 (1.32%) Eurex
10 2 (1.32%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 33 (21.71%) Windows
2 25 (16.45%) Linux
2 25 (16.45%) UNIX
3 3 (1.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.66%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (20.39%) ITIL
2 29 (19.08%) Load Balancing
3 23 (15.13%) Network Design
4 19 (12.50%) Migration
5 15 (9.87%) Network Management
6 14 (9.21%) Capacity Planning
7 13 (8.55%) Enterprise Architecture
8 12 (7.89%) Network Architecture
9 11 (7.24%) Project Management
9 11 (7.24%) Kalman Filter
10 10 (6.58%) Low Latency
10 10 (6.58%) Service Delivery
10 10 (6.58%) WAN Optimisation
11 9 (5.92%) Validation
12 8 (5.26%) Change Management
12 8 (5.26%) Information Security
13 7 (4.61%) Network Monitoring
14 6 (3.95%) Ultra-Low Latency
14 6 (3.95%) Mentoring
14 6 (3.95%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 10 (6.58%) VB
2 3 (1.97%) Lisp
3 1 (0.66%) Shell Script
3 1 (0.66%) Bash Shell
3 1 (0.66%) Perl
Qualifications
1 98 (64.47%) Cisco Certification
2 69 (45.39%) CCNP
3 42 (27.63%) CCNA
4 38 (25.00%) CCIE
5 22 (14.47%) Security Cleared
6 16 (10.53%) CCIP
6 16 (10.53%) Degree
7 13 (8.55%) SC Cleared
8 11 (7.24%) CCDP
9 9 (5.92%) DV Cleared
10 8 (5.26%) CCSA
10 8 (5.26%) JNCIA
10 8 (5.26%) JNCIP
11 7 (4.61%) CCSE
12 4 (2.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 4 (2.63%) CCDE
13 3 (1.97%) Avaya Certification
13 3 (1.97%) CISSP
13 3 (1.97%) CCSP
13 3 (1.97%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.29%) SLA
2 1 (0.66%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 17 (11.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (7.24%) Snort
3 3 (1.97%) Active Directory
3 3 (1.97%) VMware ESX
4 2 (1.32%) NFS
4 2 (1.32%) vSphere
5 1 (0.66%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 18 (11.84%) Cisco CUCM
2 14 (9.21%) CiscoWorks
3 10 (6.58%) OpenView
4 9 (5.92%) AirWatch
5 5 (3.29%) Cisco Prime
6 4 (2.63%) Cisco UCCX
6 4 (2.63%) CA Spectrum
7 2 (1.32%) Cacti
8 1 (0.66%) SolarWinds Orion
8 1 (0.66%) HP Quality Center
8 1 (0.66%) Nagios
8 1 (0.66%) Opsview
8 1 (0.66%) Graphite
8 1 (0.66%) Iperf
Vendors
1 139 (91.45%) Cisco
2 72 (47.37%) CheckPoint
3 68 (44.74%) Juniper
4 63 (41.45%) F5
5 23 (15.13%) SolarWinds
6 22 (14.47%) VMware
7 16 (10.53%) Sourcefire
7 16 (10.53%) Aruba
8 15 (9.87%) Riverbed
8 15 (9.87%) Blue Coat
8 15 (9.87%) HP
9 10 (6.58%) Websense
10 8 (5.26%) BT
10 8 (5.26%) Brocade
11 6 (3.95%) Red Hat
11 6 (3.95%) Radware
12 5 (3.29%) Fortinet
13 4 (2.63%) ProCurve
13 4 (2.63%) Verint
13 4 (2.63%) CyberTech
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