The table below looks at the statistics for HSRP skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HSRP over the 3 months to 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Hot Standby Router Protocol (HSRP)
Rank 366 387 383
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -4
Contract jobs citing HSRP 37 8 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.17% 0.035% 0.059%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.26% 0.30% 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 3 3
Average daily rate
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£353 £325 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.46% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £289 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £405 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £340 £313
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +8.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £27.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 - -
HSRP
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

Communications & Networking Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
2931 2671 2899
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 13.22% 11.80% 13.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 1912 1798 1777
Average daily rate £375 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £235 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £330 £315
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 91 77 136
Average hourly rate £22.50 £20.00 £23.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -14.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £13.50 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £34.00 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £19.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+36.84% -13.63%

HSRP
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing HSRP across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

HSRP Jobs Demand Trend in London

HSRP
Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing HSRP across the London region.

HSRP Daily Rate Trend in London

HSRP
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing HSRP across the London region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

HSRP Daily Rate Histogram in London

HSRP
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing HSRP across the London region.

HSRP Hourly Rate Trend in London

HSRP
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HSRP within the London region over the 3 months to 22 May 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
City of London +15 9 £300 -0.82% 2
Docklands, London - 1 - -
Canary Wharf - 1 - -
HSRP
England

HSRP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 57 (96.61%) Cisco
2 54 (91.53%) OSPF
2 54 (91.53%) BGP
3 39 (66.10%) Cisco Certification
4 36 (61.02%) EIGRP
5 35 (59.32%) Juniper
6 32 (54.24%) CheckPoint
6 32 (54.24%) Firewall
7 30 (50.85%) F5
8 29 (49.15%) Multicast
8 29 (49.15%) MPLS
9 28 (47.46%) VRRP
9 28 (47.46%) LAN
10 26 (44.07%) WAN
10 26 (44.07%) Finance
11 22 (37.29%) CCNP
12 21 (35.59%) TCP/IP
13 20 (33.90%) Cisco ASA
14 17 (28.81%) Wireless
14 17 (28.81%) DNS
14 17 (28.81%) DHCP
15 16 (27.12%) Windows
15 16 (27.12%) CCNA
15 16 (27.12%) IPsec
16 15 (25.42%) CCIE
16 15 (25.42%) HP
16 15 (25.42%) VPN
17 14 (23.73%) VLAN
17 14 (23.73%) Spanning Tree
17 14 (23.73%) Aruba

HSRP
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 (1.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.69%) MS Office
1 1 (1.69%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.69%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.69%) Virtual Private Cloud
1 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.69%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 54 (91.53%) OSPF
1 54 (91.53%) BGP
2 36 (61.02%) EIGRP
3 32 (54.24%) Firewall
4 29 (49.15%) Multicast
4 29 (49.15%) MPLS
5 28 (47.46%) VRRP
5 28 (47.46%) LAN
6 26 (44.07%) WAN
7 21 (35.59%) TCP/IP
8 20 (33.90%) Cisco ASA
9 17 (28.81%) Wireless
9 17 (28.81%) DNS
9 17 (28.81%) DHCP
10 16 (27.12%) IPsec
11 15 (25.42%) VPN
12 14 (23.73%) VLAN
12 14 (23.73%) Spanning Tree
13 13 (22.03%) Cisco Nexus
13 13 (22.03%) Cisco IOS
Development Applications
1 3 (5.08%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 26 (44.07%) Finance
2 13 (22.03%) Banking
3 4 (6.78%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.69%) Legal
4 1 (1.69%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 41 (69.49%) Network Engineer
2 15 (25.42%) Security Engineer
3 14 (23.73%) Network Security Engineer
4 8 (13.56%) Senior Network Engineer
5 7 (11.86%) Support Engineer
6 5 (8.47%) NOC Engineer
7 4 (6.78%) Network Implementation Engineer
7 4 (6.78%) Implementation Engineer
7 4 (6.78%) Network Support Engineer
7 4 (6.78%) Network Support
8 3 (5.08%) Cisco Engineer
8 3 (5.08%) Design Engineer
8 3 (5.08%) Network Specialist
8 3 (5.08%) Network Design Engineer
8 3 (5.08%) Operations Engineer
9 2 (3.39%) Cisco Support Engineer
9 2 (3.39%) Senior Design Engineer
9 2 (3.39%) Voice Network Engineer
9 2 (3.39%) Architect
9 2 (3.39%) Senior Network Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.69%) XMPP
1 1 (1.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.78%) Computer Science
2 2 (3.39%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.39%) Eurex
2 2 (3.39%) NHS
3 1 (1.69%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (1.69%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 16 (27.12%) Windows
2 6 (10.17%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (15.25%) ITIL
2 7 (11.86%) Network Design
2 7 (11.86%) Network Architecture
3 6 (10.17%) Low Latency
3 6 (10.17%) Ultra-Low Latency
3 6 (10.17%) Information Security
4 5 (8.47%) Change Management
4 5 (8.47%) Security Architecture
5 4 (6.78%) Capacity Planning
5 4 (6.78%) Network Monitoring
5 4 (6.78%) Mentoring
5 4 (6.78%) Enterprise Architecture
5 4 (6.78%) Load Balancing
5 4 (6.78%) Problem Management
5 4 (6.78%) Migration
6 3 (5.08%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (5.08%) Service Delivery
7 2 (3.39%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (3.39%) Vulnerability Management
7 2 (3.39%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.08%) Lisp
2 1 (1.69%) Perl
Qualifications
1 39 (66.10%) Cisco Certification
2 22 (37.29%) CCNP
3 16 (27.12%) CCNA
4 15 (25.42%) CCIE
5 5 (8.47%) Degree
6 3 (5.08%) Avaya Certification
7 2 (3.39%) CCSE
8 1 (1.69%) Security Cleared
8 1 (1.69%) JNCIE
8 1 (1.69%) Check Point Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.69%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (16.95%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (8.47%) Snort
3 1 (1.69%) VMware ESX
3 1 (1.69%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.69%) XenApp
3 1 (1.69%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (16.95%) CiscoWorks
1 10 (16.95%) OpenView
2 9 (15.25%) AirWatch
3 2 (3.39%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (1.69%) OpenNMS
4 1 (1.69%) SCOM
4 1 (1.69%) RANCID
4 1 (1.69%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 57 (96.61%) Cisco
2 35 (59.32%) Juniper
3 32 (54.24%) CheckPoint
4 30 (50.85%) F5
5 15 (25.42%) HP
6 14 (23.73%) Aruba
7 12 (20.34%) VMware
7 12 (20.34%) SolarWinds
8 10 (16.95%) Websense
9 9 (15.25%) Blue Coat
10 7 (11.86%) Riverbed
11 5 (8.47%) Sourcefire
12 4 (6.78%) Avaya
12 4 (6.78%) ProCurve
12 4 (6.78%) Fortinet
13 3 (5.08%) SevOne
14 2 (3.39%) Citrix
14 2 (3.39%) Brocade
15 1 (1.69%) BT
15 1 (1.69%) Huawei
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