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 May 2016 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.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Hot Standby Router Protocol (HSRP)
Rank 577 557 560
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +3
Contract jobs citing HSRP 45 61 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.088% 0.12% 0.058%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.58% 0.79% 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 34 8
Average daily rate £378 £358 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.59% +5.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £428 £425 £391
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £300 £328
% change year-on-year
+26.66% -8.39%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 1
Average hourly rate £47.83 - £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.83 - -
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
7718 7768 6693
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 15.06% 15.08% 13.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 4757 4290 3593
Average daily rate £393 £350 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.14% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £208 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £340 £335
% change year-on-year
+6.61% +1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 294 423 375
Average hourly rate £26.00 £27.32 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.81% +36.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £12.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £45.00 £40.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
- +50.00%

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 May 2016.

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 May 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -29 19 £365 +1.03% 9
South East -6 18 £400 +19.40% 2
Yorkshire +3 4 £375 -2.59%
West Midlands - 2 £380 - 3
East of England +8 1 £300 +9.09%
South West - 1 £325 - 3
HSRP
UK

HSRP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 79 (79.80%) Cisco
2 75 (75.76%) BGP
3 71 (71.72%) Cisco Certification
4 68 (68.69%) OSPF
5 67 (67.68%) Firewall
6 55 (55.56%) MPLS
7 47 (47.47%) F5
8 44 (44.44%) VRRP
9 43 (43.43%) EIGRP
9 43 (43.43%) VPN
10 41 (41.41%) DNS
11 40 (40.40%) WAN
12 39 (39.39%) DHCP
13 38 (38.38%) LAN
13 38 (38.38%) IPsec
13 38 (38.38%) Cisco Nexus
14 37 (37.37%) CCNP
15 36 (36.36%) TCP/IP
15 36 (36.36%) Juniper
16 31 (31.31%) Cisco ASA
17 30 (30.30%) CCNA
18 29 (29.29%) Network Security
18 29 (29.29%) Load Balancing
19 28 (28.28%) VLAN
20 27 (27.27%) Data Centre
21 25 (25.25%) CheckPoint
22 24 (24.24%) Windows
22 24 (24.24%) Spanning Tree
23 21 (21.21%) Ethernet
23 21 (21.21%) Internet

HSRP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 (1.01%) OpenStack
Applications
1 5 (5.05%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.04%) MS Office
2 4 (4.04%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.02%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (2.02%) IaaS
1 2 (2.02%) SaaS
1 2 (2.02%) SoftLayer
2 1 (1.01%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 75 (75.76%) BGP
2 68 (68.69%) OSPF
3 67 (67.68%) Firewall
4 55 (55.56%) MPLS
5 44 (44.44%) VRRP
6 43 (43.43%) EIGRP
6 43 (43.43%) VPN
7 41 (41.41%) DNS
8 40 (40.40%) WAN
9 39 (39.39%) DHCP
10 38 (38.38%) Cisco Nexus
10 38 (38.38%) IPsec
10 38 (38.38%) LAN
11 36 (36.36%) TCP/IP
12 31 (31.31%) Cisco ASA
13 29 (29.29%) Network Security
14 28 (28.28%) VLAN
15 24 (24.24%) Spanning Tree
16 21 (21.21%) Ethernet
16 21 (21.21%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.02%) Informix
1 2 (2.02%) MongoDB
1 2 (2.02%) MySQL
1 2 (2.02%) NoSQL
1 2 (2.02%) RDBMS
1 2 (2.02%) Redis
1 2 (2.02%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.01%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 8 (8.08%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (2.02%) Git (software)
2 2 (2.02%) Hudson
2 2 (2.02%) Jenkins
2 2 (2.02%) JIRA
2 2 (2.02%) Sonatype Nexus
2 2 (2.02%) Subversion
General
1 21 (21.21%) Finance
2 9 (9.09%) Banking
3 8 (8.08%) Telecoms
4 5 (5.05%) Spanish Language
5 4 (4.04%) Law
5 4 (4.04%) Legal
5 4 (4.04%) Marketing
6 3 (3.03%) Investment Banking
7 2 (2.02%) Games
8 1 (1.01%) Dutch Language
8 1 (1.01%) French Language
8 1 (1.01%) German Language
8 1 (1.01%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 64 (64.65%) Network Engineer
2 19 (19.19%) Security Engineer
3 17 (17.17%) Network Security Engineer
4 16 (16.16%) Senior Network Engineer
5 13 (13.13%) Cisco Engineer
5 13 (13.13%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 9 (9.09%) Network Support
7 8 (8.08%) Design Engineer
8 7 (7.07%) Cisco Security Engineer
9 6 (6.06%) Architect
9 6 (6.06%) Cisco Support
9 6 (6.06%) Network Support Engineer
9 6 (6.06%) Support Engineer
10 5 (5.05%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
10 5 (5.05%) Cisco Support Engineer
10 5 (5.05%) Cloud Engineer
10 5 (5.05%) Data Engineer
10 5 (5.05%) IP Design Engineer
10 5 (5.05%) Network Architect
10 5 (5.05%) Security Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (13.13%) 802.1X
2 5 (5.05%) XML
3 2 (2.02%) ActiveMQ
3 2 (2.02%) RabbitMQ
3 2 (2.02%) Web Services
4 1 (1.01%) CSS
4 1 (1.01%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 27 (27.27%) Data Centre
2 13 (13.13%) Management Information System
3 8 (8.08%) Cryptography
3 8 (8.08%) Driving Licence
4 7 (7.07%) Computer Science
5 4 (4.04%) Clustering
6 2 (2.02%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 2 (2.02%) Enterprise Storage
6 2 (2.02%) PKI
7 1 (1.01%) Private Cloud
7 1 (1.01%) Replication
7 1 (1.01%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 24 (24.24%) Windows
2 15 (15.15%) Linux
3 13 (13.13%) Windows Server
4 9 (9.09%) Unix
5 5 (5.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (2.02%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (2.02%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.01%) CatOS
7 1 (1.01%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (29.29%) Load Balancing
2 17 (17.17%) Change Management
3 16 (16.16%) Network Monitoring
4 15 (15.15%) ITIL
5 14 (14.14%) Network Management
6 12 (12.12%) Problem Management
7 10 (10.10%) High Availability
7 10 (10.10%) Information Security
7 10 (10.10%) Network Architecture
7 10 (10.10%) Project Management
8 9 (9.09%) Incident Management
9 8 (8.08%) Capacity Management
9 8 (8.08%) Computer Security
9 8 (8.08%) Security Patching
10 7 (7.07%) Network Design
11 6 (6.06%) Configuration Management
11 6 (6.06%) Service Delivery
12 5 (5.05%) Capacity Planning
12 5 (5.05%) Low Latency
12 5 (5.05%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 7 (7.07%) Perl
2 5 (5.05%) Bash Shell
3 4 (4.04%) Python
3 4 (4.04%) Shell Script
4 2 (2.02%) SQL
4 2 (2.02%) Tcl
5 1 (1.01%) Java
5 1 (1.01%) Korn
5 1 (1.01%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 71 (71.72%) Cisco Certification
2 37 (37.37%) CCNP
3 30 (30.30%) CCNA
4 19 (19.19%) CCIE
5 16 (16.16%) Degree
6 10 (10.10%) Security Cleared
7 9 (9.09%) SC Cleared
8 7 (7.07%) CCSE
8 7 (7.07%) CISSP
9 2 (2.02%) CCDP
9 2 (2.02%) CCSP
9 2 (2.02%) JNCIP
9 2 (2.02%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (1.01%) Avaya Certification
10 1 (1.01%) Check Point Certification
10 1 (1.01%) JNCIS
10 1 (1.01%) VCP4
10 1 (1.01%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.08%) PCI DSS
2 2 (2.02%) GLP
2 2 (2.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.01%) QA
3 1 (1.01%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (13.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (8.08%) Active Directory
2 8 (8.08%) Snort
2 8 (8.08%) VMware ESX
3 3 (3.03%) vCloud
4 1 (1.01%) VMware Workstation
4 1 (1.01%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (7.07%) Proventia
2 4 (4.04%) FortiGate
2 4 (4.04%) Nagios
3 2 (2.02%) Cacti
3 2 (2.02%) CiscoWorks
3 2 (2.02%) Graphite
3 2 (2.02%) NetBackup
3 2 (2.02%) NSN NetAct
3 2 (2.02%) Opsview
3 2 (2.02%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (1.01%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (1.01%) HP NNM
4 1 (1.01%) TrustSec
Vendors
1 79 (79.80%) Cisco
2 47 (47.47%) F5
3 36 (36.36%) Juniper
4 25 (25.25%) CheckPoint
5 18 (18.18%) VMware
6 16 (16.16%) Palo Alto
7 11 (11.11%) Blue Coat
8 9 (9.09%) SolarWinds
9 8 (8.08%) Cyberoam
9 8 (8.08%) HP
9 8 (8.08%) Microsoft
10 7 (7.07%) Sourcefire
11 6 (6.06%) Aruba
12 5 (5.05%) Intel Security
12 5 (5.05%) Red Hat
13 4 (4.04%) Riverbed
14 3 (3.03%) Huawei
14 3 (3.03%) Infoblox
14 3 (3.03%) Mitel
14 3 (3.03%) Nokia
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