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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Hot Standby Router Protocol (HSRP)
Rank 375 394 402
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +8
Contract jobs citing HSRP 50 29 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.21% 0.12% 0.074%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.64% 0.99% 0.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 18 15
Average daily rate
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£435 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.84% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £268 £284
10% offered a daily rate of more than £489 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £366 £313
% change year-on-year
-14.67% +17.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.83 - £17.00
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
3046 2919 2835
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 12.98% 12.41% 11.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 1971 1810 1792
Average daily rate £413 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £336 £320
% change year-on-year
+4.27% +4.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 105 87 102
Average hourly rate £18.00 £19.50 £23.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% -17.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £13.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £45.00 £48.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.76 £20.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
+8.81% -21.56%

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 +1 20 £450 +50.00% 4
Docklands, London - 1 £435 -
HSRP
England

HSRP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 77 (98.72%) Cisco
2 73 (93.59%) OSPF
2 73 (93.59%) BGP
3 53 (67.95%) CheckPoint
4 52 (66.67%) MPLS
5 50 (64.10%) WAN
5 50 (64.10%) Firewall
6 49 (62.82%) Cisco Certification
7 48 (61.54%) EIGRP
8 45 (57.69%) Spanning Tree
9 43 (55.13%) IPsec
10 41 (52.56%) TCP/IP
11 37 (47.44%) LAN
11 37 (47.44%) Wireless
12 36 (46.15%) VPN
12 36 (46.15%) F5
13 35 (44.87%) Cisco ASA
13 35 (44.87%) VRRP
14 34 (43.59%) Juniper
15 30 (38.46%) Finance
16 29 (37.18%) Multicast
17 28 (35.90%) VLAN
18 27 (34.62%) CCNP
18 27 (34.62%) Cisco IOS
19 26 (33.33%) Windows
20 25 (32.05%) Network Security
21 22 (28.21%) SolarWinds
22 21 (26.92%) Cisco ISE
23 20 (25.64%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
24 19 (24.36%) Banking

HSRP
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (1.28%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (2.56%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.28%) MS Office
2 1 (1.28%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.28%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 73 (93.59%) OSPF
1 73 (93.59%) BGP
2 52 (66.67%) MPLS
3 50 (64.10%) Firewall
3 50 (64.10%) WAN
4 48 (61.54%) EIGRP
5 45 (57.69%) Spanning Tree
6 43 (55.13%) IPsec
7 41 (52.56%) TCP/IP
8 37 (47.44%) LAN
8 37 (47.44%) Wireless
9 36 (46.15%) VPN
10 35 (44.87%) VRRP
10 35 (44.87%) Cisco ASA
11 29 (37.18%) Multicast
12 28 (35.90%) VLAN
13 27 (34.62%) Cisco IOS
14 25 (32.05%) Network Security
15 21 (26.92%) Cisco ISE
16 20 (25.64%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
Development Applications
1 8 (10.26%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 30 (38.46%) Finance
2 19 (24.36%) Banking
3 10 (12.82%) Investment Banking
4 4 (5.13%) Telecoms
5 3 (3.85%) Legal
5 3 (3.85%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 58 (74.36%) Network Engineer
2 24 (30.77%) Senior Network Engineer
3 15 (19.23%) Security Engineer
4 14 (17.95%) Network Security Engineer
5 6 (7.69%) Project Manager
5 6 (7.69%) Network Support
6 5 (6.41%) Support Engineer
7 4 (5.13%) Senior Analyst
7 4 (5.13%) Network Analyst
7 4 (5.13%) Analyst
7 4 (5.13%) Senior Network Analyst
7 4 (5.13%) Network Manager
7 4 (5.13%) Network Project Manager
7 4 (5.13%) Voice Engineer
7 4 (5.13%) Voice Network Engineer
8 3 (3.85%) Implementation Engineer
8 3 (3.85%) Network Implementation Engineer
8 3 (3.85%) Data Network Engineer
8 3 (3.85%) Operations Engineer
8 3 (3.85%) Senior Network Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (10.26%) 802.1X
2 5 (6.41%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 15 (19.23%) Data Centre
2 7 (8.97%) Video Conferencing
3 4 (5.13%) Computer Science
4 3 (3.85%) e-Health
5 2 (2.56%) NHS
5 2 (2.56%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.56%) Eurex
5 2 (2.56%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 1 (1.28%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 26 (33.33%) Windows
2 17 (21.79%) UNIX
3 12 (15.38%) Linux
4 1 (1.28%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (20.51%) Load Balancing
2 15 (19.23%) ITIL
3 13 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
4 12 (15.38%) Network Management
5 11 (14.10%) WAN Optimisation
5 11 (14.10%) Low Latency
5 11 (14.10%) Kalman Filter
6 8 (10.26%) Project Management
6 8 (10.26%) Network Design
7 6 (7.69%) Information Security
7 6 (7.69%) Ultra-Low Latency
8 5 (6.41%) Network Monitoring
8 5 (6.41%) Security Architecture
8 5 (6.41%) Network Architecture
8 5 (6.41%) Problem Management
8 5 (6.41%) Investment Management
8 5 (6.41%) Service Delivery
8 5 (6.41%) Change Management
9 4 (5.13%) PRINCE2
9 4 (5.13%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 11 (14.10%) VB
2 3 (3.85%) Lisp
Qualifications
1 49 (62.82%) Cisco Certification
2 27 (34.62%) CCNP
3 19 (24.36%) CCIE
4 11 (14.10%) CCNA
5 8 (10.26%) CCSA
5 8 (10.26%) Degree
6 4 (5.13%) CCSE
6 4 (5.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 3 (3.85%) Avaya Certification
8 2 (2.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 2 (2.56%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (1.28%) JNCIE
9 1 (1.28%) Check Point Certification
9 1 (1.28%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.85%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (12.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (8.97%) Snort
Systems Management
1 18 (23.08%) Cisco CUCM
2 15 (19.23%) CiscoWorks
3 10 (12.82%) OpenView
4 9 (11.54%) AirWatch
5 5 (6.41%) CA Spectrum
6 3 (3.85%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 77 (98.72%) Cisco
2 53 (67.95%) CheckPoint
3 36 (46.15%) F5
4 34 (43.59%) Juniper
5 22 (28.21%) SolarWinds
6 15 (19.23%) Riverbed
6 15 (19.23%) Aruba
7 14 (17.95%) HP
8 11 (14.10%) Blue Coat
9 10 (12.82%) VMware
9 10 (12.82%) Websense
10 7 (8.97%) Sourcefire
11 6 (7.69%) Fortinet
12 5 (6.41%) CA
13 4 (5.13%) Avaya
13 4 (5.13%) ProCurve
13 4 (5.13%) Verint
13 4 (5.13%) CyberTech
14 3 (3.85%) SevOne
15 2 (2.56%) Brocade
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