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 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 370 390 382
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -8
Contract jobs citing HSRP 41 16 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.18% 0.069% 0.077%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.33% 0.57% 0.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 7 10
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£369 £288 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.26% -23.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £236 £250 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £453
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £383 £328
% change year-on-year
-28.10% +16.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
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
3093 2814 2908
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 13.23% 12.10% 12.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 1993 1807 1810
Average daily rate £388 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £225 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 97 84 123
Average hourly rate £18.25 £20.00 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.75% -9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.65 £15.75 £14.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £34.00 £54.00
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 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 1 July 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 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
City of London +1 12 £338 +17.39% 5
HSRP
England

HSRP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 56 (94.92%) BGP
3 55 (93.22%) OSPF
4 37 (62.71%) Cisco Certification
5 36 (61.02%) CheckPoint
6 35 (59.32%) EIGRP
6 35 (59.32%) Firewall
7 34 (57.63%) MPLS
8 32 (54.24%) WAN
9 30 (50.85%) Juniper
9 30 (50.85%) VRRP
10 29 (49.15%) F5
11 28 (47.46%) LAN
12 27 (45.76%) TCP/IP
13 26 (44.07%) Finance
14 25 (42.37%) IPsec
14 25 (42.37%) Multicast
15 24 (40.68%) Spanning Tree
15 24 (40.68%) Wireless
16 23 (38.98%) VPN
16 23 (38.98%) Cisco ASA
17 22 (37.29%) CCNP
18 20 (33.90%) Windows
19 18 (30.51%) Cisco IOS
20 17 (28.81%) DHCP
20 17 (28.81%) DNS
20 17 (28.81%) VLAN
21 15 (25.42%) HP
21 15 (25.42%) SolarWinds
22 14 (23.73%) Aruba

HSRP
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 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.

Applications
1 1 (1.69%) MS Office
1 1 (1.69%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.69%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 56 (94.92%) BGP
2 55 (93.22%) OSPF
3 35 (59.32%) EIGRP
3 35 (59.32%) Firewall
4 34 (57.63%) MPLS
5 32 (54.24%) WAN
6 30 (50.85%) VRRP
7 28 (47.46%) LAN
8 27 (45.76%) TCP/IP
9 25 (42.37%) IPsec
9 25 (42.37%) Multicast
10 24 (40.68%) Spanning Tree
10 24 (40.68%) Wireless
11 23 (38.98%) VPN
11 23 (38.98%) Cisco ASA
12 18 (30.51%) Cisco IOS
13 17 (28.81%) VLAN
13 17 (28.81%) DNS
13 17 (28.81%) DHCP
14 14 (23.73%) Network Security
Development Applications
1 3 (5.08%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 26 (44.07%) Finance
2 11 (18.64%) Banking
3 4 (6.78%) Investment Banking
3 4 (6.78%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.69%) Legal
4 1 (1.69%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 43 (72.88%) Network Engineer
2 15 (25.42%) Security Engineer
3 14 (23.73%) Network Security Engineer
4 12 (20.34%) Senior Network Engineer
5 5 (8.47%) Network Support
5 5 (8.47%) Support Engineer
6 3 (5.08%) Design Engineer
6 3 (5.08%) Network Support Engineer
6 3 (5.08%) Implementation Engineer
6 3 (5.08%) Operations Engineer
6 3 (5.08%) Network Specialist
6 3 (5.08%) NOC Engineer
6 3 (5.08%) Network Design Engineer
6 3 (5.08%) Network Implementation Engineer
7 2 (3.39%) Voice Network Engineer
7 2 (3.39%) Senior Network Design Engineer
7 2 (3.39%) Senior Network Security Engineer
7 2 (3.39%) Senior Network Support
7 2 (3.39%) Senior Network Support Analyst
7 2 (3.39%) Senior Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.08%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (16.95%) Data Centre
2 4 (6.78%) Computer Science
3 3 (5.08%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (3.39%) NHS
4 2 (3.39%) Eurex
5 1 (1.69%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.69%) e-Health
5 1 (1.69%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 20 (33.90%) Windows
2 10 (16.95%) UNIX
3 4 (6.78%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (15.25%) ITIL
2 8 (13.56%) Capacity Planning
2 8 (13.56%) Low Latency
3 7 (11.86%) Network Design
4 6 (10.17%) Information Security
4 6 (10.17%) Load Balancing
4 6 (10.17%) Ultra-Low Latency
4 6 (10.17%) Network Architecture
5 5 (8.47%) Security Architecture
5 5 (8.47%) Network Management
5 5 (8.47%) Network Monitoring
5 5 (8.47%) WAN Optimisation
6 4 (6.78%) Mentoring
6 4 (6.78%) Kalman Filter
6 4 (6.78%) Problem Management
6 4 (6.78%) Service Delivery
6 4 (6.78%) Change Management
7 3 (5.08%) Migration
7 3 (5.08%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (5.08%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (6.78%) VB
2 3 (5.08%) Lisp
Qualifications
1 37 (62.71%) Cisco Certification
2 22 (37.29%) CCNP
3 14 (23.73%) CCIE
4 10 (16.95%) CCNA
5 6 (10.17%) Degree
6 4 (6.78%) CCSE
7 3 (5.08%) Avaya Certification
7 3 (5.08%) CCSA
8 1 (1.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (1.69%) Check Point Certification
8 1 (1.69%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (1.69%) JNCIE
8 1 (1.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.39%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (16.95%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (11.86%) Snort
3 1 (1.69%) VMware ESX
3 1 (1.69%) XenApp
3 1 (1.69%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 11 (18.64%) CiscoWorks
2 10 (16.95%) OpenView
3 9 (15.25%) AirWatch
4 8 (13.56%) Cisco CUCM
5 2 (3.39%) Cisco UCCX
6 1 (1.69%) CA Spectrum
Vendors
1 57 (96.61%) Cisco
2 36 (61.02%) CheckPoint
3 30 (50.85%) Juniper
4 29 (49.15%) F5
5 15 (25.42%) SolarWinds
5 15 (25.42%) HP
6 14 (23.73%) Aruba
7 12 (20.34%) VMware
8 11 (18.64%) Blue Coat
9 10 (16.95%) Websense
10 7 (11.86%) Sourcefire
10 7 (11.86%) Riverbed
11 4 (6.78%) Avaya
11 4 (6.78%) ProCurve
12 3 (5.08%) Fortinet
12 3 (5.08%) SevOne
13 2 (3.39%) Brocade
13 2 (3.39%) Verint
13 2 (3.39%) CyberTech
14 1 (1.69%) Huawei
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Rate: £450.00 - £495.00 per annum
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Rate: £450 - £500 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
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Rate: £400 - £500 per day
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Rate: £500 - £600 per day
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