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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Hot Standby Router Protocol (HSRP)
Rank 375 380 411
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +31
Contract jobs citing HSRP 40 53 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.17% 0.22% 0.072%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.33% 1.70% 0.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 32 14
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£435 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.84% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £275 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £368
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £360 £325
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +10.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.83 £26.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+83.96% +52.94%
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
3003 3115 3049
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 12.66% 13.01% 12.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 1935 1928 1970
Average daily rate £417 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.12% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 84 97 96
Average hourly rate £18.00 £19.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.20 £14.50 £14.06
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £50.00 £48.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.53 £22.50 £23.50
% change year-on-year
-4.33% -4.25%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 0 17 £475 +58.33% 2
Docklands, London - 1 £435 -
HSRP
England

HSRP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 76 (98.70%) Cisco
2 73 (94.81%) BGP
3 72 (93.51%) OSPF
4 52 (67.53%) CheckPoint
5 50 (64.94%) MPLS
6 49 (63.64%) WAN
6 49 (63.64%) Firewall
7 46 (59.74%) Cisco Certification
7 46 (59.74%) Spanning Tree
8 45 (58.44%) EIGRP
9 42 (54.55%) IPsec
10 40 (51.95%) Wireless
10 40 (51.95%) VRRP
11 39 (50.65%) TCP/IP
12 37 (48.05%) Juniper
13 36 (46.75%) VPN
14 35 (45.45%) LAN
14 35 (45.45%) F5
15 33 (42.86%) Cisco ASA
16 30 (38.96%) Finance
17 29 (37.66%) Multicast
18 28 (36.36%) Cisco IOS
19 27 (35.06%) VLAN
19 27 (35.06%) Windows
20 26 (33.77%) CCNP
21 25 (32.47%) SolarWinds
22 22 (28.57%) VoIP
23 21 (27.27%) Cisco ISE
24 20 (25.97%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
24 20 (25.97%) Network Security

HSRP
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 (1.30%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (1.30%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.30%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 73 (94.81%) BGP
2 72 (93.51%) OSPF
3 50 (64.94%) MPLS
4 49 (63.64%) WAN
4 49 (63.64%) Firewall
5 46 (59.74%) Spanning Tree
6 45 (58.44%) EIGRP
7 42 (54.55%) IPsec
8 40 (51.95%) Wireless
8 40 (51.95%) VRRP
9 39 (50.65%) TCP/IP
10 36 (46.75%) VPN
11 35 (45.45%) LAN
12 33 (42.86%) Cisco ASA
13 29 (37.66%) Multicast
14 28 (36.36%) Cisco IOS
15 27 (35.06%) VLAN
16 22 (28.57%) VoIP
17 21 (27.27%) Cisco ISE
18 20 (25.97%) Network Security
Development Applications
1 8 (10.39%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 30 (38.96%) Finance
2 18 (23.38%) Banking
3 10 (12.99%) Investment Banking
4 4 (5.19%) Telecoms
5 3 (3.90%) Legal
5 3 (3.90%) Advertising
6 1 (1.30%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 52 (67.53%) Network Engineer
2 23 (29.87%) Senior Network Engineer
3 15 (19.48%) Security Engineer
4 11 (14.29%) Network Security Engineer
5 7 (9.09%) Network Support
6 6 (7.79%) Project Manager
7 5 (6.49%) Support Engineer
8 4 (5.19%) Senior Analyst
8 4 (5.19%) Network Analyst
8 4 (5.19%) Analyst
8 4 (5.19%) Senior Network Analyst
8 4 (5.19%) Network Project Manager
8 4 (5.19%) Network Specialist
8 4 (5.19%) Network Manager
8 4 (5.19%) Voice Engineer
8 4 (5.19%) Voice Network Engineer
9 3 (3.90%) Senior Network Support
9 3 (3.90%) Senior Network Support Analyst
9 3 (3.90%) Senior Support Analyst
9 3 (3.90%) NOC Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (11.69%) 802.1X
2 5 (6.49%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 14 (18.18%) Data Centre
2 7 (9.09%) Video Conferencing
3 4 (5.19%) Computer Science
4 3 (3.90%) e-Health
5 2 (2.60%) NHS
5 2 (2.60%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.60%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.60%) Eurex
5 2 (2.60%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 27 (35.06%) Windows
2 19 (24.68%) UNIX
3 14 (18.18%) Linux
4 1 (1.30%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (22.08%) Load Balancing
2 15 (19.48%) ITIL
3 13 (16.88%) Capacity Planning
3 13 (16.88%) Network Management
4 11 (14.29%) WAN Optimisation
4 11 (14.29%) Low Latency
4 11 (14.29%) Kalman Filter
5 9 (11.69%) Network Design
6 8 (10.39%) Network Monitoring
7 7 (9.09%) Project Management
7 7 (9.09%) Change Management
8 6 (7.79%) Information Security
9 5 (6.49%) Problem Management
9 5 (6.49%) Investment Management
9 5 (6.49%) Service Delivery
9 5 (6.49%) Ultra-Low Latency
9 5 (6.49%) Security Architecture
10 4 (5.19%) Network Architecture
10 4 (5.19%) Enterprise Architecture
10 4 (5.19%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 11 (14.29%) VB
2 3 (3.90%) Lisp
Qualifications
1 46 (59.74%) Cisco Certification
2 26 (33.77%) CCNP
3 16 (20.78%) CCIE
4 8 (10.39%) CCSA
4 8 (10.39%) Degree
5 7 (9.09%) CCNA
6 4 (5.19%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 4 (5.19%) CCSE
7 2 (2.60%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 2 (2.60%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (2.60%) Avaya Certification
8 1 (1.30%) Check Point Certification
8 1 (1.30%) CISSP
8 1 (1.30%) CCSP
8 1 (1.30%) Security Cleared
8 1 (1.30%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.90%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (12.99%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (9.09%) Snort
Systems Management
1 18 (23.38%) Cisco CUCM
2 15 (19.48%) CiscoWorks
3 10 (12.99%) OpenView
4 9 (11.69%) AirWatch
5 5 (6.49%) CA Spectrum
6 3 (3.90%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 76 (98.70%) Cisco
2 52 (67.53%) CheckPoint
3 37 (48.05%) Juniper
4 35 (45.45%) F5
5 25 (32.47%) SolarWinds
6 18 (23.38%) Aruba
7 15 (19.48%) Riverbed
8 13 (16.88%) HP
9 10 (12.99%) VMware
9 10 (12.99%) Blue Coat
9 10 (12.99%) Websense
10 7 (9.09%) Sourcefire
11 6 (7.79%) Fortinet
11 6 (7.79%) CA
12 4 (5.19%) Dell
12 4 (5.19%) Verint
12 4 (5.19%) CyberTech
13 3 (3.90%) Avaya
13 3 (3.90%) SevOne
13 3 (3.90%) ProCurve
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