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 April 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 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Hot Standby Router Protocol (HSRP)
Rank 375 382 364
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -18
Contract jobs citing HSRP 18 19 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.081% 0.081% 0.057%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.61% 0.70% 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 13 8
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£378 £370 £331
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.02% +11.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £325 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £500 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £370 £300
% change year-on-year
-9.45% +23.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+45.45% -
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
2955 2716 2862
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 13.29% 11.65% 13.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 1901 1751 1771
Average daily rate £388 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £211
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £347 £350 £315
% change year-on-year
-0.72% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 85 91 130
Average hourly rate £21.50 £20.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.50% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £13.50 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £35.00 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £21.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+42.85% -6.66%

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 April 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 April 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 +16 4 £275 -20.00% 3
Docklands, London - 1 - -
HSRP
England

HSRP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 (83.82%) OSPF
2 54 (79.41%) Cisco
2 54 (79.41%) Firewall
3 50 (73.53%) BGP
4 40 (58.82%) Cisco Certification
4 40 (58.82%) TCP/IP
5 33 (48.53%) VLAN
6 30 (44.12%) WAN
6 30 (44.12%) CCNP
7 29 (42.65%) MPLS
8 28 (41.18%) Juniper
8 28 (41.18%) VPN
9 27 (39.71%) EIGRP
10 25 (36.76%) CheckPoint
10 25 (36.76%) DNS
11 24 (35.29%) LAN
12 23 (33.82%) VRRP
12 23 (33.82%) F5
13 20 (29.41%) Windows
13 20 (29.41%) IPsec
14 19 (27.94%) CCNA
14 19 (27.94%) Cisco Nexus
15 18 (26.47%) HTTP
16 17 (25.00%) CCIE
16 17 (25.00%) Change Management
16 17 (25.00%) Multicast
16 17 (25.00%) DMVPN
17 16 (23.53%) Blue Coat
18 15 (22.06%) Banking
19 14 (20.59%) Intrusion Detection

HSRP
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 (1.47%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (10.29%) MS Visio
1 7 (10.29%) MS Office
1 7 (10.29%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (2.94%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (2.94%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 57 (83.82%) OSPF
2 54 (79.41%) Firewall
3 50 (73.53%) BGP
4 40 (58.82%) TCP/IP
5 33 (48.53%) VLAN
6 30 (44.12%) WAN
7 29 (42.65%) MPLS
8 28 (41.18%) VPN
9 27 (39.71%) EIGRP
10 25 (36.76%) DNS
11 24 (35.29%) LAN
12 23 (33.82%) VRRP
13 20 (29.41%) IPsec
14 19 (27.94%) Cisco Nexus
15 18 (26.47%) HTTP
16 17 (25.00%) Multicast
16 17 (25.00%) DMVPN
17 14 (20.59%) Intrusion Detection
17 14 (20.59%) TACACS
17 14 (20.59%) HTTPS
Development Applications
1 3 (4.41%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 15 (22.06%) Banking
2 13 (19.12%) Finance
3 1 (1.47%) Investment Banking
3 1 (1.47%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 34 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 17 (25.00%) Network Support
3 11 (16.18%) Support Engineer
4 10 (14.71%) Cisco Engineer
5 8 (11.76%) Cisco Support
5 8 (11.76%) Cisco Support Engineer
6 7 (10.29%) Security Engineer
6 7 (10.29%) Senior Network Engineer
6 7 (10.29%) Network Security Engineer
7 5 (7.35%) NOC Engineer
8 4 (5.88%) Senior Security Engineer
8 4 (5.88%) Implementation Engineer
8 4 (5.88%) Senior Network Security Engineer
8 4 (5.88%) Network Implementation Engineer
9 3 (4.41%) Network Architect
9 3 (4.41%) Network Support Engineer
9 3 (4.41%) Architect
10 2 (2.94%) Design Engineer
10 2 (2.94%) Enterprise Architect
10 2 (2.94%) Cisco Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.94%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (19.12%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (11.76%) FlexPod
3 7 (10.29%) PKI
4 2 (2.94%) Eurex
4 2 (2.94%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (1.47%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 20 (29.41%) Windows
2 14 (20.59%) Linux
3 9 (13.24%) UNIX
4 5 (7.35%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (7.35%) Windows XP
5 1 (1.47%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (25.00%) Change Management
2 14 (20.59%) Network Monitoring
3 9 (13.24%) ITIL
4 7 (10.29%) Information Assurance
4 7 (10.29%) WAN Optimisation
4 7 (10.29%) High Availability
4 7 (10.29%) ISMS
4 7 (10.29%) Network Load Balancing
5 6 (8.82%) Network Design
6 5 (7.35%) Enterprise Architecture
6 5 (7.35%) Load Balancing
7 4 (5.88%) Low Latency
7 4 (5.88%) Ultra-Low Latency
8 3 (4.41%) Network Architecture
8 3 (4.41%) Mentoring
8 3 (4.41%) Workflow
8 3 (4.41%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (4.41%) Service Delivery
9 2 (2.94%) Project Management
9 2 (2.94%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 9 (13.24%) Perl
Qualifications
1 40 (58.82%) Cisco Certification
2 30 (44.12%) CCNP
3 19 (27.94%) CCNA
4 17 (25.00%) CCIE
5 2 (2.94%) Avaya Certification
5 2 (2.94%) CCSE
6 1 (1.47%) JNCIE
6 1 (1.47%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.88%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (10.29%) Snort
2 3 (4.41%) ProxySG
3 2 (2.94%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.47%) XenApp
4 1 (1.47%) vSphere
4 1 (1.47%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 8 (11.76%) RANCID
1 8 (11.76%) OpenNMS
2 2 (2.94%) SCOM
2 2 (2.94%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 54 (79.41%) Cisco
2 28 (41.18%) Juniper
3 25 (36.76%) CheckPoint
4 23 (33.82%) F5
5 16 (23.53%) Blue Coat
6 12 (17.65%) Microsoft
7 8 (11.76%) Riverbed
8 7 (10.29%) Sourcefire
9 5 (7.35%) Fortinet
10 3 (4.41%) SevOne
10 3 (4.41%) HP
11 2 (2.94%) Avaya
11 2 (2.94%) Siemens
11 2 (2.94%) VMware
11 2 (2.94%) ProCurve
11 2 (2.94%) SolarWinds
12 1 (1.47%) Huawei
12 1 (1.47%) Citrix
12 1 (1.47%) Remedy
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