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 24 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Hot Standby Router Protocol (HSRP)
Rank 382 405 381
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -24
Contract jobs citing HSRP 26 8 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.12% 0.034% 0.077%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.88% 0.28% 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 6 7
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£363 £338 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.40% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £289 £303 £186
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £379 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £334 £300
% change year-on-year
-10.11% +11.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £27.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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
2949 2808 3099
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 13.24% 11.88% 14.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 1893 1836 1930
Average daily rate £375 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £228 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £338 £315
% change year-on-year
+0.74% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 79 84 135
Average hourly rate £23.50 £20.00 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.50% -6.97%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.55 £13.50 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £34.75 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+50.00% -11.11%

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 24 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 24 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 +19 5 £338 +3.84% 3
Docklands, London - 1 - -
Canary Wharf - 1 - -
HSRP
England

HSRP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 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 56 (96.55%) Cisco
2 54 (93.10%) OSPF
3 48 (82.76%) BGP
4 37 (63.79%) Cisco Certification
5 35 (60.34%) Firewall
6 33 (56.90%) EIGRP
7 30 (51.72%) MPLS
7 30 (51.72%) VRRP
7 30 (51.72%) CheckPoint
8 26 (44.83%) CCNP
9 25 (43.10%) Juniper
10 24 (41.38%) TCP/IP
11 23 (39.66%) LAN
12 22 (37.93%) WAN
13 21 (36.21%) F5
14 18 (31.03%) DHCP
14 18 (31.03%) VPN
14 18 (31.03%) DNS
14 18 (31.03%) CCNA
15 17 (29.31%) VLAN
15 17 (29.31%) Cisco Nexus
15 17 (29.31%) Multicast
16 16 (27.59%) Cisco ASA
16 16 (27.59%) Wireless
16 16 (27.59%) CCIE
17 14 (24.14%) Windows
17 14 (24.14%) Finance
18 12 (20.69%) Banking
18 12 (20.69%) Cisco IOS
18 12 (20.69%) HP

HSRP
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 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 (1.72%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.72%) MS Office
1 1 (1.72%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.72%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.45%) Virtual Private Cloud
1 2 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 54 (93.10%) OSPF
2 48 (82.76%) BGP
3 35 (60.34%) Firewall
4 33 (56.90%) EIGRP
5 30 (51.72%) MPLS
5 30 (51.72%) VRRP
6 24 (41.38%) TCP/IP
7 23 (39.66%) LAN
8 22 (37.93%) WAN
9 18 (31.03%) DHCP
9 18 (31.03%) VPN
9 18 (31.03%) DNS
10 17 (29.31%) VLAN
10 17 (29.31%) Cisco Nexus
10 17 (29.31%) Multicast
11 16 (27.59%) Cisco ASA
11 16 (27.59%) Wireless
12 12 (20.69%) Cisco IOS
13 11 (18.97%) RIP
13 11 (18.97%) SNMP
Development Applications
1 2 (3.45%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 14 (24.14%) Finance
2 12 (20.69%) Banking
3 3 (5.17%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.72%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 41 (70.69%) Network Engineer
2 14 (24.14%) Network Security Engineer
2 14 (24.14%) Security Engineer
3 9 (15.52%) Support Engineer
4 8 (13.79%) Cisco Engineer
5 7 (12.07%) Senior Network Engineer
6 6 (10.34%) Cisco Support
6 6 (10.34%) Cisco Support Engineer
7 4 (6.90%) NOC Engineer
7 4 (6.90%) Implementation Engineer
7 4 (6.90%) Network Implementation Engineer
8 3 (5.17%) Senior Network Security Engineer
8 3 (5.17%) Network Design Engineer
8 3 (5.17%) Senior Security Engineer
8 3 (5.17%) Network Architect
8 3 (5.17%) Network Support
8 3 (5.17%) Network Support Engineer
8 3 (5.17%) Design Engineer
8 3 (5.17%) Architect
9 2 (3.45%) Enterprise Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.45%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.34%) FlexPod
2 3 (5.17%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.45%) Eurex
3 2 (3.45%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (1.72%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 14 (24.14%) Windows
2 7 (12.07%) UNIX
3 4 (6.90%) Windows XP
3 4 (6.90%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.72%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (13.79%) ITIL
1 8 (13.79%) Change Management
2 5 (8.62%) Low Latency
2 5 (8.62%) Ultra-Low Latency
2 5 (8.62%) Network Design
2 5 (8.62%) Enterprise Architecture
2 5 (8.62%) Load Balancing
2 5 (8.62%) Information Security
3 4 (6.90%) Mentoring
3 4 (6.90%) Network Monitoring
3 4 (6.90%) Capacity Planning
4 3 (5.17%) Network Architecture
4 3 (5.17%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (3.45%) Project Management
5 2 (3.45%) Migration
6 1 (1.72%) WAN Optimisation
6 1 (1.72%) Line Management
6 1 (1.72%) Infrastructure Management
6 1 (1.72%) Problem Management
6 1 (1.72%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (12.07%) Perl
Qualifications
1 37 (63.79%) Cisco Certification
2 26 (44.83%) CCNP
3 18 (31.03%) CCNA
4 16 (27.59%) CCIE
5 2 (3.45%) Avaya Certification
5 2 (3.45%) CCSE
6 1 (1.72%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.72%) JNCIE
6 1 (1.72%) Check Point Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.72%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (15.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (10.34%) Snort
3 2 (3.45%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.72%) vSphere
4 1 (1.72%) XenApp
4 1 (1.72%) ProxySG
4 1 (1.72%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 9 (15.52%) CiscoWorks
1 9 (15.52%) OpenView
2 8 (13.79%) AirWatch
3 6 (10.34%) OpenNMS
3 6 (10.34%) RANCID
4 2 (3.45%) SCOM
4 2 (3.45%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 56 (96.55%) Cisco
2 30 (51.72%) CheckPoint
3 25 (43.10%) Juniper
4 21 (36.21%) F5
5 12 (20.69%) HP
6 11 (18.97%) VMware
6 11 (18.97%) SolarWinds
7 9 (15.52%) Aruba
7 9 (15.52%) Websense
8 8 (13.79%) Blue Coat
9 7 (12.07%) Riverbed
10 6 (10.34%) Sourcefire
11 5 (8.62%) Fortinet
11 5 (8.62%) Microsoft
12 3 (5.17%) SevOne
13 2 (3.45%) Siemens
13 2 (3.45%) Avaya
13 2 (3.45%) Citrix
13 2 (3.45%) ProCurve
14 1 (1.72%) Huawei
City, London
Connectus
Rate: £360 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Volt
Rate: £280.00 - £300.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Energon Global
Rate: £250.00 - £300.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago