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 29 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Hot Standby Router Protocol (HSRP)
Rank 523 525 529
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +4
Contract jobs citing HSRP 39 29 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.079% 0.062% 0.062%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.57% 0.45% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 24 7
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£325 £315 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.17% -16.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £233 £332
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £366 £313 £375
% change year-on-year
+17.20% -16.66%
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
6865 6400 8286
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 13.92% 13.73% 15.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 3718 3417 3754
Average daily rate £363 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £200 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £320 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.68% -3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 378 433 643
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 £13.75 £12.71
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £25.50 £24.38
% change year-on-year
-21.56% +4.61%
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 29 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 29 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 +6 28 £325 -7.14% 8
South East -6 7 £261 -20.90% 4
Yorkshire - 1 - - 3
North West - - - -
South West - - - -
East of England - - - - 2
HSRP
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HSRP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 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 59 (86.76%) BGP
2 50 (73.53%) OSPF
2 50 (73.53%) Cisco
3 44 (64.71%) Firewall
4 41 (60.29%) VPN
5 38 (55.88%) MPLS
6 37 (54.41%) Cisco Certification
7 36 (52.94%) WAN
8 31 (45.59%) VRRP
9 29 (42.65%) LAN
9 29 (42.65%) TCP/IP
10 27 (39.71%) VLAN
11 26 (38.24%) CCNP
12 25 (36.76%) Ethernet
12 25 (36.76%) EIGRP
13 24 (35.29%) CheckPoint
14 21 (30.88%) Juniper
14 21 (30.88%) Cisco IOS
15 19 (27.94%) F5
15 19 (27.94%) IPsec
15 19 (27.94%) Telecoms
16 17 (25.00%) CCNA
17 15 (22.06%) RSVP
17 15 (22.06%) Blue Coat
17 15 (22.06%) Cisco Nexus
18 14 (20.59%) LTE
18 14 (20.59%) SNMP
19 13 (19.12%) MS Excel
19 13 (19.12%) Load Balancing
20 12 (17.65%) Network Management

HSRP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 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 13 (19.12%) MS Excel
2 9 (13.24%) MS Office
3 4 (5.88%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.47%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.47%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 59 (86.76%) BGP
2 50 (73.53%) OSPF
3 44 (64.71%) Firewall
4 41 (60.29%) VPN
5 38 (55.88%) MPLS
6 36 (52.94%) WAN
7 31 (45.59%) VRRP
8 29 (42.65%) LAN
8 29 (42.65%) TCP/IP
9 27 (39.71%) VLAN
10 25 (36.76%) EIGRP
10 25 (36.76%) Ethernet
11 21 (30.88%) Cisco IOS
12 19 (27.94%) IPsec
13 15 (22.06%) Cisco Nexus
13 15 (22.06%) RSVP
14 14 (20.59%) SNMP
14 14 (20.59%) LTE
15 11 (16.18%) Network Security
15 11 (16.18%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.35%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 3 (4.41%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 19 (27.94%) Telecoms
2 9 (13.24%) Banking
3 8 (11.76%) Finance
4 4 (5.88%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.47%) Marketing
5 1 (1.47%) Retail
5 1 (1.47%) Billing
5 1 (1.47%) Law
5 1 (1.47%) Legal
5 1 (1.47%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 30 (44.12%) Network Engineer
2 11 (16.18%) Security Engineer
3 9 (13.24%) Architect
3 9 (13.24%) Senior Network Engineer
4 8 (11.76%) Network Security Engineer
5 7 (10.29%) Analyst
5 7 (10.29%) Cisco Engineer
5 7 (10.29%) Design Engineer
6 6 (8.82%) Test Engineer
6 6 (8.82%) Solutions Architect
6 6 (8.82%) Network Design Engineer
6 6 (8.82%) RAN Engineer
7 5 (7.35%) Senior Network Security Engineer
7 5 (7.35%) Senior Security Engineer
8 4 (5.88%) Network Architect
8 4 (5.88%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 4 (5.88%) IP Engineer
8 4 (5.88%) Network Analyst
9 3 (4.41%) Systems Analyst
9 3 (4.41%) Systems Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.47%) DCOM
1 1 (1.47%) OCX
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.88%) PKI
2 3 (4.41%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.94%) NHS
4 1 (1.47%) e-Health
4 1 (1.47%) SecurID
Operating Systems
1 5 (7.35%) UNIX
1 5 (7.35%) Linux
2 4 (5.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (19.12%) Load Balancing
2 12 (17.65%) Network Design
2 12 (17.65%) Network Management
3 6 (8.82%) Network Monitoring
3 6 (8.82%) Capacity Management
3 6 (8.82%) ITIL
3 6 (8.82%) Validation
4 5 (7.35%) Change Management
4 5 (7.35%) Project Management
4 5 (7.35%) WAN Optimisation
4 5 (7.35%) Information Assurance
4 5 (7.35%) Network Architecture
5 4 (5.88%) Capacity Planning
5 4 (5.88%) High Availability
5 4 (5.88%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (4.41%) ISMS
6 3 (4.41%) Supplier Management
6 3 (4.41%) Network Load Balancing
6 3 (4.41%) Incident Management
7 2 (2.94%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (8.82%) VB
2 5 (7.35%) SQL
3 1 (1.47%) C
Qualifications
1 37 (54.41%) Cisco Certification
2 26 (38.24%) CCNP
3 17 (25.00%) CCNA
4 11 (16.18%) Security Cleared
5 10 (14.71%) CCIE
6 9 (13.24%) SC Cleared
7 3 (4.41%) CCVP
7 3 (4.41%) CCSE
8 2 (2.94%) JNCIE
8 2 (2.94%) Degree
8 2 (2.94%) CCDP
9 1 (1.47%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (1.47%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (1.47%) CCDA
9 1 (1.47%) HNC
9 1 (1.47%) HND
9 1 (1.47%) JNCIA
9 1 (1.47%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.41%) SLA
2 1 (1.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.47%) QA
System Software
1 10 (14.71%) Snort
2 4 (5.88%) ProxySG
3 1 (1.47%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (7.35%) OPNET
2 4 (5.88%) Cisco CUCM
3 3 (4.41%) CiscoWorks
3 3 (4.41%) MAILsweeper
4 1 (1.47%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (1.47%) FortiGate
4 1 (1.47%) CA Spectrum
Vendors
1 50 (73.53%) Cisco
2 24 (35.29%) CheckPoint
3 21 (30.88%) Juniper
4 19 (27.94%) F5
5 15 (22.06%) Blue Coat
6 11 (16.18%) Huawei
7 10 (14.71%) Sourcefire
8 9 (13.24%) Nortel
9 8 (11.76%) Microsoft
10 6 (8.82%) BT
10 6 (8.82%) Riverbed
11 5 (7.35%) Redback
11 5 (7.35%) Nokia
11 5 (7.35%) Radware
11 5 (7.35%) Ericsson
11 5 (7.35%) Business Objects
11 5 (7.35%) Avaya
12 4 (5.88%) SolarWinds
13 3 (4.41%) Speakerbus
13 3 (4.41%) Citrix
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