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 1 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
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Hot Standby Router Protocol (HSRP)
Rank 512 543 515
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -28
Contract jobs citing HSRP 80 30 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.16% 0.062% 0.063%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.08% 0.45% 0.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 9 15
Average daily rate
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£360 £288 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.21% -17.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £247 £228 £284
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £383 £328
% change year-on-year
-28.10% +16.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £30.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 - -
HSRP
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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 England region.

Communications & Networking Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
7412 6606 6421
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 14.59% 13.57% 14.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 4239 3614 3361
Average daily rate £360 £353 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.12% +0.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £205 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 437 366 499
Average hourly rate £22.50 £19.00 £23.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.42% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.29 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £19.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+31.57% -24.00%

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 1 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
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 1 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 +20 41 £369 +28.26% 9
South East -4 18 £500 +91.57% 7
East of England - 6 £265 -
Yorkshire - 4 £375 -
West Midlands -4 3 £300 -
North West -20 3 - - 1
South West - 2 - - 1
HSRP
UK

HSRP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 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.

1 118 (95.16%) OSPF
2 114 (91.94%) Cisco
3 112 (90.32%) BGP
4 81 (65.32%) Firewall
4 81 (65.32%) Cisco Certification
5 76 (61.29%) VRRP
5 76 (61.29%) MPLS
6 73 (58.87%) WAN
7 69 (55.65%) LAN
8 66 (53.23%) VPN
9 65 (52.42%) EIGRP
10 62 (50.00%) CCNP
11 61 (49.19%) Juniper
12 57 (45.97%) TCP/IP
13 49 (39.52%) F5
14 47 (37.90%) Cisco ASA
14 47 (37.90%) CheckPoint
15 43 (34.68%) Data Centre
16 41 (33.06%) IPsec
17 40 (32.26%) Wireless
18 37 (29.84%) Multicast
19 36 (29.03%) CCIE
19 36 (29.03%) CCNA
19 36 (29.03%) Cisco Nexus
20 35 (28.23%) Ethernet
20 35 (28.23%) Finance
21 34 (27.42%) Cisco IOS
22 33 (26.61%) DHCP
23 32 (25.81%) DNS
23 32 (25.81%) VLAN

HSRP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 (0.81%) Lync
Applications
1 3 (2.42%) MS Excel
1 3 (2.42%) MS Visio
2 2 (1.61%) MS Office
3 1 (0.81%) Fireworks
3 1 (0.81%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 8 (6.45%) SaaS
2 1 (0.81%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 118 (95.16%) OSPF
2 112 (90.32%) BGP
3 81 (65.32%) Firewall
4 76 (61.29%) VRRP
4 76 (61.29%) MPLS
5 73 (58.87%) WAN
6 69 (55.65%) LAN
7 66 (53.23%) VPN
8 65 (52.42%) EIGRP
9 57 (45.97%) TCP/IP
10 47 (37.90%) Cisco ASA
11 41 (33.06%) IPsec
12 40 (32.26%) Wireless
13 37 (29.84%) Multicast
14 36 (29.03%) Cisco Nexus
15 35 (28.23%) Ethernet
16 34 (27.42%) Cisco IOS
17 33 (26.61%) DHCP
18 32 (25.81%) DNS
18 32 (25.81%) VLAN
Development Applications
1 4 (3.23%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 35 (28.23%) Finance
2 29 (23.39%) Telecoms
3 17 (13.71%) Banking
4 4 (3.23%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.81%) Spanish Language
5 1 (0.81%) Legal
5 1 (0.81%) Advertising
5 1 (0.81%) Back Office
5 1 (0.81%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 73 (58.87%) Network Engineer
2 26 (20.97%) Security Engineer
3 22 (17.74%) Senior Network Engineer
4 19 (15.32%) Network Security Engineer
5 14 (11.29%) Implementation Engineer
6 13 (10.48%) Operations Engineer
7 11 (8.87%) IP Engineer
8 7 (5.65%) Network Design Engineer
8 7 (5.65%) Design Engineer
8 7 (5.65%) Network Specialist
9 6 (4.84%) Network Architect
9 6 (4.84%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
9 6 (4.84%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 6 (4.84%) Architect
10 5 (4.03%) Network Consultant
10 5 (4.03%) Consultant
10 5 (4.03%) Support Engineer
10 5 (4.03%) Senior Security Engineer
10 5 (4.03%) Network Support
10 5 (4.03%) Senior Network Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.42%) XMPP
2 1 (0.81%) ISPF
2 1 (0.81%) Web Services
2 1 (0.81%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 43 (34.68%) Data Centre
2 10 (8.06%) PKI
3 9 (7.26%) Video Conferencing
4 8 (6.45%) Enterprise Software
5 6 (4.84%) Computer Science
6 5 (4.03%) Management Information System
7 4 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (1.61%) Eurex
8 2 (1.61%) NHS
8 2 (1.61%) SecurID
9 1 (0.81%) Clustering
9 1 (0.81%) e-Health
Operating Systems
1 25 (20.16%) Windows
2 21 (16.94%) UNIX
3 18 (14.52%) Linux
4 2 (1.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (16.94%) ITIL
2 20 (16.13%) Load Balancing
3 17 (13.71%) Network Design
4 16 (12.90%) Migration
5 12 (9.68%) Enterprise Architecture
5 12 (9.68%) Network Architecture
6 10 (8.06%) Capacity Planning
7 9 (7.26%) Network Management
7 9 (7.26%) Validation
8 8 (6.45%) Information Security
8 8 (6.45%) Low Latency
9 7 (5.65%) Network Monitoring
9 7 (5.65%) Mentoring
9 7 (5.65%) Project Management
9 7 (5.65%) Change Management
10 6 (4.84%) Disaster Recovery
10 6 (4.84%) Ultra-Low Latency
11 5 (4.03%) Security Architecture
11 5 (4.03%) Kalman Filter
11 5 (4.03%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 4 (3.23%) VB
2 3 (2.42%) Lisp
3 1 (0.81%) Shell Script
3 1 (0.81%) Bash Shell
3 1 (0.81%) Perl
Qualifications
1 81 (65.32%) Cisco Certification
2 62 (50.00%) CCNP
3 36 (29.03%) CCIE
3 36 (29.03%) CCNA
4 19 (15.32%) CCIP
5 17 (13.71%) Security Cleared
6 11 (8.87%) CCDP
6 11 (8.87%) JNCIP
7 10 (8.06%) JNCIA
7 10 (8.06%) Degree
8 9 (7.26%) SC Cleared
8 9 (7.26%) DV Cleared
9 5 (4.03%) CCSE
10 4 (3.23%) CCDE
11 3 (2.42%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 3 (2.42%) Avaya Certification
11 3 (2.42%) CCSA
11 3 (2.42%) CISSP
11 3 (2.42%) CCSP
12 2 (1.61%) Check Point Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.23%) SLA
2 1 (0.81%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 13 (10.48%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (8.87%) Snort
3 4 (3.23%) VMware ESX
4 3 (2.42%) vSphere
5 2 (1.61%) NFS
6 1 (0.81%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 11 (8.87%) CiscoWorks
2 10 (8.06%) OpenView
3 9 (7.26%) Cisco CUCM
3 9 (7.26%) AirWatch
4 3 (2.42%) Cisco UCCX
5 2 (1.61%) Cisco Prime
6 1 (0.81%) Opsview
6 1 (0.81%) Graphite
6 1 (0.81%) Iperf
6 1 (0.81%) CA Spectrum
6 1 (0.81%) Nagios
6 1 (0.81%) Cacti
6 1 (0.81%) SolarWinds Orion
6 1 (0.81%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 114 (91.94%) Cisco
2 61 (49.19%) Juniper
3 49 (39.52%) F5
4 47 (37.90%) CheckPoint
5 20 (16.13%) VMware
6 16 (12.90%) SolarWinds
6 16 (12.90%) HP
7 15 (12.10%) Blue Coat
8 14 (11.29%) Aruba
9 13 (10.48%) Sourcefire
10 11 (8.87%) BT
11 10 (8.06%) Websense
12 8 (6.45%) Riverbed
13 5 (4.03%) Brocade
13 5 (4.03%) Red Hat
14 4 (3.23%) Avaya
14 4 (3.23%) ProCurve
15 3 (2.42%) Fortinet
15 3 (2.42%) SevOne
16 2 (1.61%) Verint
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