The table below looks at the statistics for HSRP skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HSRP over the 3 months to 28 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Hot Standby Router Protocol (HSRP)
Rank 579 534 564
Rank change year-on-year
-45 +30
Contract jobs citing HSRP 46 77 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.092% 0.15% 0.050%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.59% 1.02% 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 50 7
Median daily rate £375 £353 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.38% +8.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £230 £149
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £465 £410
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £295 £340
% change year-on-year
+18.64% -13.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 1
Median hourly rate £47.83 £30.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+59.43% +9.09%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.83 £30.00 -
% change year-on-year
+59.43% -
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
7814 7525 6422
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 15.61% 15.01% 13.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 4812 4262 3548
Median daily rate £400 £350 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £205 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £510 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 324 430 370
Median hourly rate £26.00 £25.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% +31.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.38 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £43.00 £40.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £26.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+11.53% +44.44%

HSRP
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing HSRP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HSRP within the England region over the 3 months to 28 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -31 19 £381 +6.64% 6
South East +1 17 £400 +19.40% 1
West Midlands -4 4 £365 - 1
South West -5 3 £325 - 2
Yorkshire +10 1 £350 -6.66%
East of England +5 1 £300 +13.20%
HSRP
UK

HSRP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing HSRP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for HSRP.

1 84 (80.00%) Cisco
2 79 (75.24%) BGP
3 74 (70.48%) Cisco Certification
4 72 (68.57%) Firewall
5 70 (66.67%) OSPF
6 52 (49.52%) MPLS
7 49 (46.67%) WAN
8 47 (44.76%) VRRP
9 46 (43.81%) VPN
9 46 (43.81%) F5
10 43 (40.95%) DNS
10 43 (40.95%) IPsec
11 42 (40.00%) EIGRP
11 42 (40.00%) CCNP
11 42 (40.00%) Juniper
11 42 (40.00%) LAN
12 41 (39.05%) DHCP
13 40 (38.10%) TCP/IP
14 38 (36.19%) Cisco ASA
15 37 (35.24%) Cisco Nexus
16 34 (32.38%) Network Security
16 34 (32.38%) CCNA
17 33 (31.43%) Data Centre
18 29 (27.62%) VLAN
19 28 (26.67%) Windows
20 27 (25.71%) Load Balancing
21 26 (24.76%) CheckPoint
21 26 (24.76%) Spanning Tree
22 25 (23.81%) Finance
23 23 (21.90%) Ethernet

HSRP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (0.95%) OpenStack
Applications
1 9 (8.57%) MS Excel
2 7 (6.67%) MS Visio
3 3 (2.86%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.90%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (1.90%) SoftLayer
2 1 (0.95%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.95%) IaaS
2 1 (0.95%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 79 (75.24%) BGP
2 72 (68.57%) Firewall
3 70 (66.67%) OSPF
4 52 (49.52%) MPLS
5 49 (46.67%) WAN
6 47 (44.76%) VRRP
7 46 (43.81%) VPN
8 43 (40.95%) DNS
8 43 (40.95%) IPsec
9 42 (40.00%) EIGRP
9 42 (40.00%) LAN
10 41 (39.05%) DHCP
11 40 (38.10%) TCP/IP
12 38 (36.19%) Cisco ASA
13 37 (35.24%) Cisco Nexus
14 34 (32.38%) Network Security
15 29 (27.62%) VLAN
16 26 (24.76%) Spanning Tree
17 23 (21.90%) Ethernet
18 22 (20.95%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.95%) Informix
1 1 (0.95%) MongoDB
1 1 (0.95%) MySQL
1 1 (0.95%) NoSQL
1 1 (0.95%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (0.95%) RDBMS
1 1 (0.95%) Redis
1 1 (0.95%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (8.57%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (0.95%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.95%) Hudson
2 1 (0.95%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.95%) JIRA
2 1 (0.95%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (0.95%) Subversion
General
1 25 (23.81%) Finance
2 10 (9.52%) Banking
3 8 (7.62%) Telecoms
4 4 (3.81%) Law
4 4 (3.81%) Legal
4 4 (3.81%) Marketing
4 4 (3.81%) Spanish Language
5 3 (2.86%) Financial Institution
5 3 (2.86%) Investment Banking
6 2 (1.90%) Retail
7 1 (0.95%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.95%) Dutch Language
7 1 (0.95%) French Language
7 1 (0.95%) Games
7 1 (0.95%) German Language
7 1 (0.95%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 71 (67.62%) Network Engineer
2 20 (19.05%) Security Engineer
3 18 (17.14%) Network Security Engineer
4 14 (13.33%) Cisco Engineer
4 14 (13.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 12 (11.43%) Senior Network Engineer
6 10 (9.52%) Design Engineer
7 8 (7.62%) Network Support
8 7 (6.67%) Support Engineer
9 6 (5.71%) Architect
9 6 (5.71%) Cisco Security Engineer
9 6 (5.71%) Network Support Engineer
10 5 (4.76%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
10 5 (4.76%) Cisco Support
10 5 (4.76%) Cisco Support Engineer
10 5 (4.76%) Cloud Engineer
10 5 (4.76%) Data Engineer
10 5 (4.76%) IP Design Engineer
10 5 (4.76%) Network Design Engineer
10 5 (4.76%) Security Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (20.00%) 802.1X
2 5 (4.76%) XML
3 2 (1.90%) Web Services
4 1 (0.95%) ActiveMQ
4 1 (0.95%) CSS
4 1 (0.95%) Middleware
4 1 (0.95%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 33 (31.43%) Data Centre
2 13 (12.38%) Management Information System
3 9 (8.57%) Driving Licence
4 8 (7.62%) Cryptography
5 7 (6.67%) Computer Science
6 3 (2.86%) Clustering
7 2 (1.90%) PKI
8 1 (0.95%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 1 (0.95%) Enterprise Storage
8 1 (0.95%) Private Cloud
8 1 (0.95%) Replication
8 1 (0.95%) RSA SecurID
8 1 (0.95%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 28 (26.67%) Windows
2 16 (15.24%) Windows Server
3 15 (14.29%) Linux
4 10 (9.52%) Unix
5 4 (3.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.95%) CatOS
6 1 (0.95%) CentOS
6 1 (0.95%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (25.71%) Load Balancing
2 19 (18.10%) Network Monitoring
3 18 (17.14%) Change Management
4 14 (13.33%) ITIL
4 14 (13.33%) Network Management
5 12 (11.43%) Problem Management
6 11 (10.48%) Network Architecture
7 10 (9.52%) Information Security
8 9 (8.57%) High Availability
8 9 (8.57%) Incident Management
8 9 (8.57%) Network Planning
8 9 (8.57%) Project Management
9 8 (7.62%) Capacity Management
9 8 (7.62%) Change Control
9 8 (7.62%) Computer Security
9 8 (7.62%) Migration
9 8 (7.62%) Network Design
9 8 (7.62%) Security Patching
10 7 (6.67%) Configuration Management
11 5 (4.76%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 8 (7.62%) Shell Script
2 6 (5.71%) Perl
3 4 (3.81%) Bash Shell
3 4 (3.81%) Python
4 2 (1.90%) Tcl
5 1 (0.95%) Java
5 1 (0.95%) Korn
5 1 (0.95%) Ruby
5 1 (0.95%) SQL
Qualifications
1 74 (70.48%) Cisco Certification
2 42 (40.00%) CCNP
3 34 (32.38%) CCNA
4 19 (18.10%) CCIE
5 17 (16.19%) Degree
6 12 (11.43%) Security Cleared
7 11 (10.48%) SC Cleared
8 7 (6.67%) CISSP
9 6 (5.71%) CCSE
10 5 (4.76%) JNCIP
11 2 (1.90%) CCDP
11 2 (1.90%) CCSP
11 2 (1.90%) JNCIE
11 2 (1.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 1 (0.95%) Avaya Certification
12 1 (0.95%) CCSA
12 1 (0.95%) Check Point Certification
12 1 (0.95%) JNCIS
12 1 (0.95%) VCP4
12 1 (0.95%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.62%) PCI DSS
2 3 (2.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.90%) GLP
4 1 (0.95%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.95%) QA
System Software
1 13 (12.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (8.57%) Active Directory
3 7 (6.67%) Snort
3 7 (6.67%) VMware ESX
4 2 (1.90%) vCloud
5 1 (0.95%) VMware Workstation
5 1 (0.95%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (7.62%) Nagios
2 6 (5.71%) Proventia
3 5 (4.76%) Cacti
4 4 (3.81%) SmokePing
5 3 (2.86%) FortiGate
6 2 (1.90%) Cisco Prime
6 2 (1.90%) NSN NetAct
7 1 (0.95%) Cisco CUCM
7 1 (0.95%) Graphite
7 1 (0.95%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.95%) OpenView
7 1 (0.95%) Opsview
7 1 (0.95%) SolarWinds Orion
7 1 (0.95%) TrustSec
Vendors
1 84 (80.00%) Cisco
2 46 (43.81%) F5
3 42 (40.00%) Juniper
4 26 (24.76%) CheckPoint
5 18 (17.14%) VMware
6 17 (16.19%) Palo Alto
7 13 (12.38%) Aruba
7 13 (12.38%) SolarWinds
8 12 (11.43%) Microsoft
9 10 (9.52%) Blue Coat
10 9 (8.57%) HP
10 9 (8.57%) Intel Security
10 9 (8.57%) Riverbed
11 8 (7.62%) Cyberoam
12 6 (5.71%) Sourcefire
13 5 (4.76%) ProCurve
14 4 (3.81%) Nokia
14 4 (3.81%) Red Hat
14 4 (3.81%) Stonesoft
15 3 (2.86%) SAP
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