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 27 August 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Hot Standby Router Protocol (HSRP)
Rank 409 406 389
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -17
Contract jobs citing HSRP 28 40 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.12% 0.17% 0.20%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.86% 1.32% 1.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 33 28
Median daily rate £495 £435 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.79% +33.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £425 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £500 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £338 £360
% change year-on-year
-3.70% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £48.00 £47.83 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+0.35% +83.96%
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
3258 3035 3144
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 14.35% 12.83% 12.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 2133 1957 1931
Median daily rate £450 £418 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.78% +4.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £236
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 57 86 98
Median hourly rate £21.45 £18.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.13% -5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.40 £11.50 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £43.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 £21.53 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+64.92% -2.15%

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 27 August 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 27 August 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 +19 3 £475 - 2
HSRP
England

HSRP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 (95.74%) Cisco
2 44 (93.62%) BGP
3 40 (85.11%) OSPF
4 35 (74.47%) WAN
5 31 (65.96%) VRRP
6 30 (63.83%) VPN
7 29 (61.70%) LAN
7 29 (61.70%) Wireless
8 28 (59.57%) Firewall
9 27 (57.45%) Cisco ASA
10 25 (53.19%) TCP/IP
11 24 (51.06%) EIGRP
12 22 (46.81%) Cisco Certification
13 20 (42.55%) Cisco IOS
13 20 (42.55%) Data Centre
14 18 (38.30%) Juniper
14 18 (38.30%) Finance
15 17 (36.17%) CCNP
16 16 (34.04%) VoIP
16 16 (34.04%) IPsec
16 16 (34.04%) 802.1X
16 16 (34.04%) Spanning Tree
16 16 (34.04%) Aruba
17 15 (31.91%) NX-OS
17 15 (31.91%) Palo Alto
17 15 (31.91%) CheckPoint
17 15 (31.91%) SSL
18 14 (29.79%) Cisco Nexus
18 14 (29.79%) Network Security
19 13 (27.66%) Change Control

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 1 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (2.13%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 12 (25.53%) MS Visio
2 10 (21.28%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.13%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.13%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 44 (93.62%) BGP
2 40 (85.11%) OSPF
3 35 (74.47%) WAN
4 31 (65.96%) VRRP
5 30 (63.83%) VPN
6 29 (61.70%) LAN
6 29 (61.70%) Wireless
7 28 (59.57%) Firewall
8 27 (57.45%) Cisco ASA
9 25 (53.19%) TCP/IP
10 24 (51.06%) EIGRP
11 20 (42.55%) Cisco IOS
12 16 (34.04%) IPsec
12 16 (34.04%) Spanning Tree
12 16 (34.04%) VoIP
13 15 (31.91%) NX-OS
13 15 (31.91%) SSL
14 14 (29.79%) Cisco Nexus
14 14 (29.79%) Network Security
15 13 (27.66%) Cisco Wireless
Development Applications
1 6 (12.77%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 18 (38.30%) Finance
2 4 (8.51%) Banking
2 4 (8.51%) Financial Institution
2 4 (8.51%) Retail
3 2 (4.26%) Investment Banking
3 2 (4.26%) Law
3 2 (4.26%) Publishing
3 2 (4.26%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.13%) Legal
4 1 (2.13%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 33 (70.21%) Network Engineer
2 9 (19.15%) Cisco Engineer
2 9 (19.15%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 7 (14.89%) Network Security Engineer
3 7 (14.89%) Security Engineer
4 5 (10.64%) Cisco Support
5 4 (8.51%) Consultant
5 4 (8.51%) Design Engineer
5 4 (8.51%) Juniper Engineer
5 4 (8.51%) Network Design Engineer
5 4 (8.51%) Support Manager
6 3 (6.38%) 3rd Line Support
6 3 (6.38%) 3rd Line Support Manager
6 3 (6.38%) Cisco Consultant
6 3 (6.38%) Firewall Engineer
6 3 (6.38%) Implementation Engineer
6 3 (6.38%) Network Implementation Engineer
6 3 (6.38%) Network Support
6 3 (6.38%) Network Support Engineer
6 3 (6.38%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (34.04%) 802.1X
2 1 (2.13%) XML
2 1 (2.13%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 20 (42.55%) Data Centre
2 3 (6.38%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.26%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.13%) Cryptography
4 1 (2.13%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (2.13%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 12 (25.53%) Windows
1 12 (25.53%) Windows Server
2 4 (8.51%) Linux
3 2 (4.26%) Solaris
4 1 (2.13%) Mac OS X
4 1 (2.13%) Unix
4 1 (2.13%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.13%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (27.66%) Change Control
2 12 (25.53%) Network Monitoring
3 11 (23.40%) Change Management
4 10 (21.28%) Load Balancing
5 9 (19.15%) Network Planning
6 8 (17.02%) Escalation Management
7 7 (14.89%) Migration
8 6 (12.77%) Network Design
9 5 (10.64%) ITIL
10 4 (8.51%) Information Security
11 3 (6.38%) Capacity Planning
11 3 (6.38%) High Availability
11 3 (6.38%) Project Management
12 2 (4.26%) Network Management
12 2 (4.26%) Process Improvement
13 1 (2.13%) Computer Security
13 1 (2.13%) Network Architecture
13 1 (2.13%) Performance Management
13 1 (2.13%) Problem Management
13 1 (2.13%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (19.15%) Shell Script
2 1 (2.13%) Bash Shell
2 1 (2.13%) Java
2 1 (2.13%) Korn
2 1 (2.13%) Python
2 1 (2.13%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 22 (46.81%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (36.17%) CCNP
3 9 (19.15%) CCNA
4 5 (10.64%) CCIE
5 3 (6.38%) CCSA
6 2 (4.26%) CCSE
6 2 (4.26%) Degree
6 2 (4.26%) JNCIE
6 2 (4.26%) JNCIP
7 1 (2.13%) CCSP
7 1 (2.13%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.13%) PCI DSS
1 1 (2.13%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.13%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.13%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.13%) Snort
2 1 (2.13%) Virtual Desktop
2 1 (2.13%) VMware ESX
2 1 (2.13%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 9 (19.15%) Cacti
1 9 (19.15%) Nagios
1 9 (19.15%) SmokePing
2 3 (6.38%) FortiGate
3 2 (4.26%) Cisco Prime
4 1 (2.13%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (2.13%) OpenView
4 1 (2.13%) TrustSec
Vendors
1 45 (95.74%) Cisco
2 18 (38.30%) Juniper
3 16 (34.04%) Aruba
4 15 (31.91%) CheckPoint
4 15 (31.91%) Palo Alto
5 12 (25.53%) F5
6 11 (23.40%) Microsoft
6 11 (23.40%) Riverbed
7 10 (21.28%) SolarWinds
8 8 (17.02%) Intel Security
9 6 (12.77%) Fortinet
10 5 (10.64%) HP
10 5 (10.64%) ProCurve
10 5 (10.64%) VMware
11 4 (8.51%) Infoblox
12 3 (6.38%) Stonesoft
13 2 (4.26%) Blue Coat
13 2 (4.26%) Citrix
13 2 (4.26%) EMC
13 2 (4.26%) Meraki
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