The table below looks at the statistics for HSRP skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HSRP over the 3 months to 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Hot Standby Router Protocol (HSRP)
Rank 388 412 364
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -48
Contract jobs citing HSRP 34 22 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.16% 0.098% 0.26%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.22% 0.78% 1.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 14 50
Median daily rate £450 £450 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +44.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £234 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £479 £535 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £362 £344 £338
% change year-on-year
+5.30% +1.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £45.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-33.33% +50.00%
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
2777 2826 3075
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 12.93% 12.53% 13.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 1854 1901 2085
Median daily rate £438 £425 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +9.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 80 88 86
Median hourly rate £32.50 £24.00 £20.45
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.41% +17.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.69 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £23.13
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -2.70%

HSRP
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing HSRP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 9 December 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HSRP within the London region over the 3 months to 9 December 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
City of London -2 8 £441 -1.94%
Hayes - 1 £365 -
HSRP
England

HSRP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 London region with a requirement for HSRP.

1 60 (95.24%) Cisco
2 54 (85.71%) OSPF
3 47 (74.60%) BGP
4 42 (66.67%) VRRP
5 40 (63.49%) WAN
6 39 (61.90%) Firewall
7 37 (58.73%) IPsec
8 36 (57.14%) VPN
9 35 (55.56%) TCP/IP
10 32 (50.79%) LAN
10 32 (50.79%) Finance
11 30 (47.62%) Cisco ASA
12 28 (44.44%) Wireless
12 28 (44.44%) Cisco Certification
13 27 (42.86%) EIGRP
14 26 (41.27%) CheckPoint
14 26 (41.27%) Data Centre
15 25 (39.68%) Cisco IOS
16 23 (36.51%) F5
16 23 (36.51%) MPLS
17 22 (34.92%) SSL
18 19 (30.16%) CCNP
18 19 (30.16%) Palo Alto
18 19 (30.16%) Spanning Tree
19 17 (26.98%) Cisco Wireless
20 16 (25.40%) Aruba
20 16 (25.40%) Juniper
20 16 (25.40%) Change Management
20 16 (25.40%) 802.1X
21 15 (23.81%) CCIE

HSRP
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 4 (6.35%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (6.35%) Exchange Server 2013
1 4 (6.35%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (11.11%) MS Visio
2 6 (9.52%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.35%) Office 365
2 3 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (4.76%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (1.59%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 54 (85.71%) OSPF
2 47 (74.60%) BGP
3 42 (66.67%) VRRP
4 40 (63.49%) WAN
5 39 (61.90%) Firewall
6 37 (58.73%) IPsec
7 36 (57.14%) VPN
8 35 (55.56%) TCP/IP
9 32 (50.79%) LAN
10 30 (47.62%) Cisco ASA
11 28 (44.44%) Wireless
12 27 (42.86%) EIGRP
13 25 (39.68%) Cisco IOS
14 23 (36.51%) MPLS
15 22 (34.92%) SSL
16 19 (30.16%) Spanning Tree
17 17 (26.98%) Cisco Wireless
18 14 (22.22%) DHCP
18 14 (22.22%) DNS
19 13 (20.63%) NX-OS
Development Applications
1 3 (4.76%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (3.17%) JIRA
General
1 32 (50.79%) Finance
2 4 (6.35%) Banking
3 2 (3.17%) Financial Institution
3 2 (3.17%) Investment Banking
3 2 (3.17%) Law
3 2 (3.17%) Multimedia
3 2 (3.17%) Retail
4 1 (1.59%) Legal
4 1 (1.59%) Publishing
4 1 (1.59%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 39 (61.90%) Network Engineer
2 14 (22.22%) Cisco Engineer
3 12 (19.05%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 12 (19.05%) Senior Network Engineer
4 8 (12.70%) Network Support
4 8 (12.70%) Network Support Engineer
4 8 (12.70%) Support Engineer
4 8 (12.70%) Voice Engineer
4 8 (12.70%) Voice Network Engineer
5 7 (11.11%) Security Engineer
6 6 (9.52%) Firewall Engineer
6 6 (9.52%) Senior Network Support
6 6 (9.52%) Senior Network Support Engineer
6 6 (9.52%) Senior Support Engineer
6 6 (9.52%) Senior Voice Engineer
6 6 (9.52%) Senior Voice Network Engineer
6 6 (9.52%) Senior Voice Support Engineer
6 6 (9.52%) Voice Support Engineer
7 5 (7.94%) Cisco Support
7 5 (7.94%) Data Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (25.40%) 802.1X
2 2 (3.17%) XMPP
3 1 (1.59%) XML
3 1 (1.59%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 26 (41.27%) Data Centre
2 4 (6.35%) Management Information System
3 3 (4.76%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.17%) Cryptography
4 2 (3.17%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (1.59%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (1.59%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.59%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 15 (23.81%) Windows
2 10 (15.87%) Windows Server
3 7 (11.11%) Unix
4 4 (6.35%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (6.35%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (3.17%) Linux
5 2 (3.17%) Mac OS X
6 1 (1.59%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (25.40%) Change Management
2 9 (14.29%) Network Monitoring
3 8 (12.70%) Load Balancing
4 7 (11.11%) Asset Management
5 6 (9.52%) Change Control
5 6 (9.52%) Network Architecture
6 5 (7.94%) Escalation Management
6 5 (7.94%) Network Planning
6 5 (7.94%) Problem Management
6 5 (7.94%) Security Architecture
7 4 (6.35%) High Availability
7 4 (6.35%) Information Security
7 4 (6.35%) ITIL
7 4 (6.35%) Kalman Filter
7 4 (6.35%) Low Latency
7 4 (6.35%) Network Management
7 4 (6.35%) Service Delivery
7 4 (6.35%) Ultra-Low Latency
7 4 (6.35%) Virtual Environments
8 3 (4.76%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (7.94%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 28 (44.44%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (30.16%) CCNP
3 15 (23.81%) CCIE
4 12 (19.05%) CCNA
5 9 (14.29%) CCSA
6 3 (4.76%) Degree
7 2 (3.17%) CCSE
7 2 (3.17%) CISSP
7 2 (3.17%) GCIH
7 2 (3.17%) GIAC
7 2 (3.17%) JNCIP
7 2 (3.17%) SC Cleared
7 2 (3.17%) Security Cleared
8 1 (1.59%) CCDE
8 1 (1.59%) CCDP
8 1 (1.59%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.76%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (6.35%) Hyper-V
1 4 (6.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.59%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (7.94%) Cacti
1 5 (7.94%) Nagios
1 5 (7.94%) SmokePing
2 2 (3.17%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (3.17%) Cisco UCCX
2 2 (3.17%) OPNET
3 1 (1.59%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (1.59%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (1.59%) OpenView
Vendors
1 60 (95.24%) Cisco
2 26 (41.27%) CheckPoint
3 23 (36.51%) F5
4 19 (30.16%) Palo Alto
5 16 (25.40%) Aruba
5 16 (25.40%) Juniper
6 8 (12.70%) Riverbed
7 7 (11.11%) Meraki
7 7 (11.11%) Microsoft
7 7 (11.11%) SolarWinds
7 7 (11.11%) VMware
8 6 (9.52%) Fortinet
9 5 (7.94%) Blue Coat
9 5 (7.94%) Intel Security
10 4 (6.35%) NetScout
11 2 (3.17%) CyberTech
11 2 (3.17%) HP
11 2 (3.17%) Red Box
11 2 (3.17%) Verint
12 1 (1.59%) Cyberoam
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