The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the England region.

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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Hot Standby Router Protocol (HSRP)
Rank 531 527 522
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -5
Contract jobs citing HSRP 38 28 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.078% 0.060% 0.062%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.57% 0.44% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 23 7
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£325 £330 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.51% -12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £332
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £366 £325 £375
% change year-on-year
+12.69% -13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £17.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £17.00 -
Communications & Networking Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
6676 6346 8253
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 13.74% 13.66% 15.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 3616 3363 3731
Average daily rate £353 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.71% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £200 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £495 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 379 445 633
Average hourly rate £20.00 £25.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £14.00 £12.81
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.75 £25.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-22.54% +2.00%
HSRP
UK

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 23 July 2014.

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
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 23 July 2014. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 +12 28 £325 -7.14% 7
South East -2 7 £261 -20.90% 2
South West - - - -
East of England - - - - 1
Yorkshire - - - - 3
North West - - - -
HSRP
UK

HSRP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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 61 (85.92%) BGP
2 52 (73.24%) OSPF
3 50 (70.42%) Cisco
4 45 (63.38%) Firewall
5 44 (61.97%) VPN
6 40 (56.34%) MPLS
7 38 (53.52%) Cisco Certification
8 36 (50.70%) WAN
9 34 (47.89%) VRRP
10 29 (40.85%) LAN
11 28 (39.44%) Ethernet
11 28 (39.44%) TCP/IP
12 27 (38.03%) CCNP
12 27 (38.03%) VLAN
13 25 (35.21%) CheckPoint
13 25 (35.21%) EIGRP
14 22 (30.99%) Telecoms
14 22 (30.99%) Cisco IOS
15 21 (29.58%) Juniper
16 19 (26.76%) IPsec
16 19 (26.76%) F5
17 18 (25.35%) RSVP
18 17 (23.94%) CCNA
18 17 (23.94%) LTE
19 15 (21.13%) Cisco Nexus
19 15 (21.13%) MS Excel
19 15 (21.13%) Blue Coat
19 15 (21.13%) Network Design
20 14 (19.72%) SNMP
21 13 (18.31%) Huawei

HSRP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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.

Applications
1 15 (21.13%) MS Excel
2 11 (15.49%) MS Office
3 4 (5.63%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.41%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.41%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 61 (85.92%) BGP
2 52 (73.24%) OSPF
3 45 (63.38%) Firewall
4 44 (61.97%) VPN
5 40 (56.34%) MPLS
6 36 (50.70%) WAN
7 34 (47.89%) VRRP
8 29 (40.85%) LAN
9 28 (39.44%) Ethernet
9 28 (39.44%) TCP/IP
10 27 (38.03%) VLAN
11 25 (35.21%) EIGRP
12 22 (30.99%) Cisco IOS
13 19 (26.76%) IPsec
14 18 (25.35%) RSVP
15 17 (23.94%) LTE
16 15 (21.13%) Cisco Nexus
17 14 (19.72%) SNMP
18 12 (16.90%) 3G
18 12 (16.90%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (9.86%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 3 (4.23%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 22 (30.99%) Telecoms
2 9 (12.68%) Banking
3 8 (11.27%) Finance
4 4 (5.63%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.41%) Back Office
5 1 (1.41%) Retail
5 1 (1.41%) Billing
5 1 (1.41%) Law
5 1 (1.41%) Legal
Job Titles
1 33 (46.48%) Network Engineer
2 11 (15.49%) Security Engineer
3 10 (14.08%) Design Engineer
4 9 (12.68%) Senior Network Engineer
4 9 (12.68%) Network Design Engineer
5 8 (11.27%) RAN Engineer
5 8 (11.27%) Test Engineer
5 8 (11.27%) Network Security Engineer
5 8 (11.27%) Architect
6 7 (9.86%) Analyst
6 7 (9.86%) Cisco Engineer
7 6 (8.45%) Solutions Architect
8 5 (7.04%) Senior Network Security Engineer
8 5 (7.04%) Senior Security Engineer
9 4 (5.63%) Cisco Network Engineer
9 4 (5.63%) IP Engineer
9 4 (5.63%) Network Analyst
9 4 (5.63%) Communications Engineer
10 3 (4.23%) Systems Analyst
10 3 (4.23%) Systems Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.41%) DCOM
1 1 (1.41%) OCX
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.63%) PKI
2 3 (4.23%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.82%) NHS
4 1 (1.41%) e-Health
4 1 (1.41%) SecurID
Operating Systems
1 5 (7.04%) UNIX
1 5 (7.04%) Linux
2 4 (5.63%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (21.13%) Network Design
2 12 (16.90%) Load Balancing
2 12 (16.90%) Network Management
3 7 (9.86%) Capacity Management
4 6 (8.45%) Network Monitoring
4 6 (8.45%) ITIL
4 6 (8.45%) Validation
5 5 (7.04%) Change Management
5 5 (7.04%) Project Management
5 5 (7.04%) Root Cause Analysis
5 5 (7.04%) WAN Optimisation
5 5 (7.04%) Information Assurance
5 5 (7.04%) Network Architecture
5 5 (7.04%) Capacity Planning
6 4 (5.63%) High Availability
7 3 (4.23%) ISMS
7 3 (4.23%) Network Load Balancing
7 3 (4.23%) Incident Management
7 3 (4.23%) Supplier Management
8 2 (2.82%) Knowledge Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (11.27%) VB
2 7 (9.86%) SQL
3 1 (1.41%) C
Qualifications
1 38 (53.52%) Cisco Certification
2 27 (38.03%) CCNP
3 17 (23.94%) CCNA
4 11 (15.49%) Security Cleared
5 10 (14.08%) CCIE
6 9 (12.68%) SC Cleared
7 4 (5.63%) CCVP
8 3 (4.23%) CCSE
9 2 (2.82%) JNCIE
9 2 (2.82%) Degree
9 2 (2.82%) CCDP
10 1 (1.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 1 (1.41%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (1.41%) CCDA
10 1 (1.41%) HNC
10 1 (1.41%) HND
10 1 (1.41%) JNCIA
10 1 (1.41%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.23%) SLA
2 1 (1.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.41%) QA
System Software
1 10 (14.08%) Snort
2 4 (5.63%) ProxySG
3 1 (1.41%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (9.86%) OPNET
2 5 (7.04%) Cisco CUCM
3 3 (4.23%) CiscoWorks
3 3 (4.23%) MAILsweeper
4 1 (1.41%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (1.41%) FortiGate
4 1 (1.41%) CA Spectrum
Vendors
1 50 (70.42%) Cisco
2 25 (35.21%) CheckPoint
3 21 (29.58%) Juniper
4 19 (26.76%) F5
5 15 (21.13%) Blue Coat
6 13 (18.31%) Huawei
7 11 (15.49%) Nortel
8 10 (14.08%) Sourcefire
9 8 (11.27%) Microsoft
9 8 (11.27%) BT
10 7 (9.86%) Business Objects
11 6 (8.45%) Riverbed
12 5 (7.04%) Redback
12 5 (7.04%) Avaya
12 5 (7.04%) Nokia
12 5 (7.04%) Radware
12 5 (7.04%) Ericsson
13 4 (5.63%) Speakerbus
13 4 (5.63%) SolarWinds
14 3 (4.23%) Citrix
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