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 26 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Hot Standby Router Protocol (HSRP)
Rank 411 384 408
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +24
Contract jobs citing HSRP 18 37 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.083% 0.17% 0.035%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.63% 1.25% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 30 3
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 £325 £230 £289
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £465 £405
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £295 £340
% change year-on-year
+18.64% -13.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.83 £30.00 -
% change year-on-year
+59.43% -
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
2879 2966 2719
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 13.24% 13.33% 12.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 1978 1935 1829
Median daily rate £425 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 92 80
Median hourly rate £21.34 £22.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.15% +12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.70 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £50.00 £34.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £26.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+11.53% +40.54%

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 26 May 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 26 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
City of London +39 8 £381 +27.08% 3
HSRP
England

HSRP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 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 London region with a requirement for HSRP.

1 45 (90.00%) Cisco
2 42 (84.00%) BGP
3 38 (76.00%) Firewall
4 32 (64.00%) OSPF
5 31 (62.00%) Cisco Certification
6 27 (54.00%) Juniper
6 27 (54.00%) WAN
6 27 (54.00%) F5
7 26 (52.00%) Spanning Tree
8 25 (50.00%) EIGRP
9 24 (48.00%) VRRP
10 23 (46.00%) CheckPoint
11 22 (44.00%) VPN
12 21 (42.00%) TCP/IP
12 21 (42.00%) Network Security
13 20 (40.00%) DHCP
14 19 (38.00%) LAN
15 18 (36.00%) Finance
16 17 (34.00%) Cisco Nexus
16 17 (34.00%) Cisco IOS
17 16 (32.00%) VLAN
17 16 (32.00%) MPLS
18 14 (28.00%) DNS
19 13 (26.00%) Windows
19 13 (26.00%) CCNP
19 13 (26.00%) CCNA
19 13 (26.00%) Cisco ASA
19 13 (26.00%) NX-OS
20 12 (24.00%) Palo Alto
20 12 (24.00%) Aruba

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:

Applications
1 4 (8.00%) MS Visio
2 3 (6.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (4.00%) SoftLayer
2 1 (2.00%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (2.00%) IaaS
2 1 (2.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 42 (84.00%) BGP
2 38 (76.00%) Firewall
3 32 (64.00%) OSPF
4 27 (54.00%) WAN
5 26 (52.00%) Spanning Tree
6 25 (50.00%) EIGRP
7 24 (48.00%) VRRP
8 22 (44.00%) VPN
9 21 (42.00%) Network Security
9 21 (42.00%) TCP/IP
10 20 (40.00%) DHCP
11 19 (38.00%) LAN
12 17 (34.00%) Cisco IOS
12 17 (34.00%) Cisco Nexus
13 16 (32.00%) MPLS
13 16 (32.00%) VLAN
14 14 (28.00%) DNS
15 13 (26.00%) Cisco ASA
15 13 (26.00%) NX-OS
16 12 (24.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.00%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (6.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 18 (36.00%) Finance
2 10 (20.00%) Banking
3 5 (10.00%) Spanish Language
4 4 (8.00%) Law
4 4 (8.00%) Legal
4 4 (8.00%) Marketing
5 3 (6.00%) Financial Institution
5 3 (6.00%) Investment Banking
6 2 (4.00%) Retail
6 2 (4.00%) Telecoms
7 1 (2.00%) Dutch Language
7 1 (2.00%) French Language
7 1 (2.00%) German Language
7 1 (2.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 37 (74.00%) Network Engineer
2 13 (26.00%) Security Engineer
3 12 (24.00%) Network Security Engineer
4 6 (12.00%) Cisco Engineer
4 6 (12.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 5 (10.00%) Data Engineer
5 5 (10.00%) Senior Data Engineer
5 5 (10.00%) Senior Network Engineer
6 4 (8.00%) Cloud Engineer
6 4 (8.00%) Consultant
6 4 (8.00%) Junior
6 4 (8.00%) Junior Network Engineer
6 4 (8.00%) Senior Security Engineer
7 3 (6.00%) Design Engineer
7 3 (6.00%) Firewall Engineer
7 3 (6.00%) Network Design Engineer
7 3 (6.00%) Network Support
7 3 (6.00%) Security Consultant
7 3 (6.00%) Senior Network Security Engineer
8 2 (4.00%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (16.00%) 802.1X
2 2 (4.00%) Web Services
3 1 (2.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.00%) Computer Science
1 7 (14.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.00%) Private Cloud
2 1 (2.00%) Replication
2 1 (2.00%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 13 (26.00%) Windows
2 9 (18.00%) Unix
3 6 (12.00%) Linux
4 4 (8.00%) Windows Server
5 1 (2.00%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (18.00%) Load Balancing
2 7 (14.00%) Network Monitoring
3 6 (12.00%) Change Control
3 6 (12.00%) Network Architecture
4 5 (10.00%) Change Management
4 5 (10.00%) Low Latency
4 5 (10.00%) Migration
4 5 (10.00%) Security Architecture
5 4 (8.00%) High Availability
5 4 (8.00%) ITIL
5 4 (8.00%) Mentoring
5 4 (8.00%) Network Design
5 4 (8.00%) Problem Management
5 4 (8.00%) Service Delivery
6 3 (6.00%) Kalman Filter
6 3 (6.00%) Network Packet Analysis
6 3 (6.00%) Network Planning
6 3 (6.00%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (6.00%) Vulnerability Management
7 2 (4.00%) Escalation Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (2.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (2.00%) Java
2 1 (2.00%) Korn
2 1 (2.00%) Python
2 1 (2.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 31 (62.00%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (26.00%) CCNA
2 13 (26.00%) CCNP
3 7 (14.00%) CCIE
3 7 (14.00%) CCSE
3 7 (14.00%) CISSP
3 7 (14.00%) Degree
4 2 (4.00%) JNCIE
4 2 (4.00%) JNCIP
5 1 (2.00%) Avaya Certification
5 1 (2.00%) CCSA
5 1 (2.00%) CCSP
5 1 (2.00%) Check Point Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.00%) QA
System Software
1 8 (16.00%) Snort
2 3 (6.00%) VMware ESX
3 1 (2.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.00%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 7 (14.00%) Proventia
2 3 (6.00%) Cacti
2 3 (6.00%) FortiGate
2 3 (6.00%) Nagios
2 3 (6.00%) SmokePing
3 2 (4.00%) Cisco Prime
4 1 (2.00%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (2.00%) OpenView
4 1 (2.00%) TrustSec
Vendors
1 45 (90.00%) Cisco
2 27 (54.00%) F5
2 27 (54.00%) Juniper
3 23 (46.00%) CheckPoint
4 12 (24.00%) Aruba
4 12 (24.00%) Palo Alto
5 11 (22.00%) Blue Coat
6 7 (14.00%) Intel Security
6 7 (14.00%) Sourcefire
7 6 (12.00%) HP
8 5 (10.00%) ProCurve
8 5 (10.00%) Riverbed
8 5 (10.00%) SolarWinds
9 4 (8.00%) Microsoft
10 3 (6.00%) Infoblox
10 3 (6.00%) Mitel
10 3 (6.00%) Stonesoft
10 3 (6.00%) VMware
11 2 (4.00%) Nokia
11 2 (4.00%) Vyatta
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