The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the London region.

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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Hot Standby Router Protocol (HSRP)
Rank 389 395 399
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +4
Contract jobs citing HSRP 28 18 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.12% 0.074% 0.034%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.97% 0.64% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 15 1
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£325 £350 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -9.67%
UK excluding London average daily rate £366 £313 £375
% change year-on-year
+17.20% -16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £17.00 -
Communications & Networking Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
2876 2818 3629
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 12.24% 11.61% 13.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 1790 1786 2093
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £320 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.68% -3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 81 102 179
Average hourly rate £20.00 £23.75 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.78% +15.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £15.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £54.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £25.50 £24.38
% change year-on-year
-21.56% +4.61%
HSRP
England

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 29 July 2014.

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 29 July 2014. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 +33 10 £300 +0.84% 3
Docklands, London - - - -
Canary Wharf - - - -
Hammersmith - - - -
HSRP
England

HSRP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 29 (82.86%) Cisco
1 29 (82.86%) Firewall
2 28 (80.00%) BGP
3 25 (71.43%) WAN
4 22 (62.86%) VLAN
5 21 (60.00%) OSPF
5 21 (60.00%) TCP/IP
5 21 (60.00%) CheckPoint
5 21 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
6 20 (57.14%) VPN
7 18 (51.43%) EIGRP
7 18 (51.43%) LAN
7 18 (51.43%) Cisco IOS
8 15 (42.86%) CCNP
8 15 (42.86%) F5
9 13 (37.14%) Blue Coat
10 12 (34.29%) VRRP
10 12 (34.29%) Cisco Nexus
11 11 (31.43%) CCNA
11 11 (31.43%) Juniper
12 8 (22.86%) MPLS
12 8 (22.86%) DNS
12 8 (22.86%) Network Security
12 8 (22.86%) Finance
12 8 (22.86%) Sourcefire
12 8 (22.86%) Snort
13 7 (20.00%) Banking
14 6 (17.14%) IPsec
14 6 (17.14%) Load Balancing
14 6 (17.14%) RIP

HSRP
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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.

Applications
1 4 (11.43%) MS Excel
2 3 (8.57%) MS Visio
2 3 (8.57%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 29 (82.86%) Firewall
2 28 (80.00%) BGP
3 25 (71.43%) WAN
4 22 (62.86%) VLAN
5 21 (60.00%) TCP/IP
5 21 (60.00%) OSPF
6 20 (57.14%) VPN
7 18 (51.43%) LAN
7 18 (51.43%) EIGRP
7 18 (51.43%) Cisco IOS
8 12 (34.29%) Cisco Nexus
8 12 (34.29%) VRRP
9 8 (22.86%) MPLS
9 8 (22.86%) DNS
9 8 (22.86%) Network Security
10 6 (17.14%) Multicast
10 6 (17.14%) RIP
10 6 (17.14%) IPsec
11 5 (14.29%) VoIP
11 5 (14.29%) WLAN
Development Applications
1 3 (8.57%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 8 (22.86%) Finance
2 7 (20.00%) Banking
3 4 (11.43%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.86%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.86%) Retail
4 1 (2.86%) Law
4 1 (2.86%) Legal
Job Titles
1 19 (54.29%) Network Engineer
2 7 (20.00%) Senior Network Engineer
3 6 (17.14%) Network Security Engineer
3 6 (17.14%) Security Engineer
4 5 (14.29%) Analyst
4 5 (14.29%) Cisco Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) Network Support
5 3 (8.57%) Systems Analyst
5 3 (8.57%) Systems Designer
5 3 (8.57%) Designer
5 3 (8.57%) Communications Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) Senior Security Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) Senior Network Security Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Network Analyst
7 1 (2.86%) Network Support Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) Technical Specialist
7 1 (2.86%) Technical Manager
7 1 (2.86%) Solutions Architect
7 1 (2.86%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.86%) DCOM
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.43%) PKI
2 2 (5.71%) NHS
3 1 (2.86%) e-Health
3 1 (2.86%) SecurID
3 1 (2.86%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (14.29%) UNIX
2 4 (11.43%) Windows
2 4 (11.43%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (17.14%) Load Balancing
1 6 (17.14%) Network Monitoring
2 5 (14.29%) WAN Optimisation
2 5 (14.29%) Information Assurance
2 5 (14.29%) Change Management
3 4 (11.43%) ITIL
4 3 (8.57%) Project Management
4 3 (8.57%) ISMS
4 3 (8.57%) Network Load Balancing
4 3 (8.57%) High Availability
4 3 (8.57%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (5.71%) Low Latency
5 2 (5.71%) Network Management
5 2 (5.71%) Problem Management
5 2 (5.71%) Knowledge Management
5 2 (5.71%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (2.86%) Validation
6 1 (2.86%) Network Design
6 1 (2.86%) Network Planning
6 1 (2.86%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.86%) C
1 1 (2.86%) VB
Qualifications
1 21 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (42.86%) CCNP
3 11 (31.43%) CCNA
4 5 (14.29%) SC Cleared
4 5 (14.29%) Security Cleared
5 3 (8.57%) CCVP
5 3 (8.57%) CCSE
5 3 (8.57%) CCIE
6 1 (2.86%) Degree
6 1 (2.86%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (2.86%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.71%) SLA
2 1 (2.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.86%) QA
System Software
1 8 (22.86%) Snort
2 2 (5.71%) ProxySG
3 1 (2.86%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (8.57%) CiscoWorks
1 3 (8.57%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (2.86%) FortiGate
2 1 (2.86%) CA Spectrum
2 1 (2.86%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 29 (82.86%) Cisco
2 21 (60.00%) CheckPoint
3 15 (42.86%) F5
4 13 (37.14%) Blue Coat
5 11 (31.43%) Juniper
6 8 (22.86%) Sourcefire
7 5 (14.29%) Riverbed
7 5 (14.29%) Microsoft
8 4 (11.43%) SolarWinds
9 3 (8.57%) Speakerbus
9 3 (8.57%) Citrix
10 2 (5.71%) Avaya
11 1 (2.86%) CA
11 1 (2.86%) NetApp
11 1 (2.86%) HP
11 1 (2.86%) Nortel
11 1 (2.86%) IronPort
11 1 (2.86%) Tufin
11 1 (2.86%) Aruba
11 1 (2.86%) Exinda
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Rate: £300 - £320 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 24 days ago