The table below looks at the statistics for HSRP skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East 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 239 244 231
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -13
Contract jobs citing HSRP 22 7 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.23% 0.076% 0.047%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.26% 0.40% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 2 3
Average daily rate
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£344 £261 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.70% -20.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £164 £186
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £358 £363
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £366 £313
% change year-on-year
-14.67% +17.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £47.83 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.83 - £17.00
HSRP
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the South East region.

Communications & Networking Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1748 1734 1564
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 18.34% 18.85% 18.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 917 773 689
Average daily rate £360 £338 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -0.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £203 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £470 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £336 £320
% change year-on-year
+4.27% +4.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 117 95 127
Average hourly rate £25.50 £17.50 £25.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+45.71% -31.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.91 £12.95 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £45.00 £40.00
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 the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing HSRP across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

HSRP Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

HSRP
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing HSRP across the South East region.

HSRP Daily Rate Trend in the South East

HSRP
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing HSRP across the South East region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

HSRP Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

HSRP
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing HSRP across the South East region.

HSRP Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

HSRP
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HSRP within the South East 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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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
Hampshire +4 12 £500 +258.42% 3
Berkshire - 5 £230 - 2
West Sussex - 4 £338 - 1
Oxfordshire - 1 £250 -
HSRP
England

HSRP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 30 (93.75%) OSPF
2 29 (90.63%) BGP
3 27 (84.38%) LAN
4 25 (78.13%) WAN
4 25 (78.13%) Cisco
5 23 (71.88%) TCP/IP
6 22 (68.75%) Cisco Certification
6 22 (68.75%) MPLS
7 21 (65.63%) Firewall
7 21 (65.63%) Ethernet
8 20 (62.50%) VRRP
9 19 (59.38%) IPsec
9 19 (59.38%) DNS
9 19 (59.38%) Data Centre
10 17 (53.13%) VPN
10 17 (53.13%) SNMP
10 17 (53.13%) EIGRP
11 16 (50.00%) DHCP
12 15 (46.88%) Juniper
13 14 (43.75%) SSL
13 14 (43.75%) CCNP
14 13 (40.63%) CCNA
14 13 (40.63%) Cisco ASA
15 12 (37.50%) Cisco Nexus
16 11 (34.38%) 802.1X
16 11 (34.38%) VLAN
16 11 (34.38%) ITIL
17 10 (31.25%) ADSL
18 9 (28.13%) CheckPoint
18 9 (28.13%) Finance

HSRP
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 2 (6.25%) MS Visio
2 1 (3.13%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (3.13%) MS Office
2 1 (3.13%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (25.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (93.75%) OSPF
2 29 (90.63%) BGP
3 27 (84.38%) LAN
4 25 (78.13%) WAN
5 23 (71.88%) TCP/IP
6 22 (68.75%) MPLS
7 21 (65.63%) Ethernet
7 21 (65.63%) Firewall
8 20 (62.50%) VRRP
9 19 (59.38%) IPsec
9 19 (59.38%) DNS
10 17 (53.13%) VPN
10 17 (53.13%) SNMP
10 17 (53.13%) EIGRP
11 16 (50.00%) DHCP
12 14 (43.75%) SSL
13 13 (40.63%) Cisco ASA
14 12 (37.50%) Cisco Nexus
15 11 (34.38%) VLAN
16 10 (31.25%) ADSL
General
1 9 (28.13%) Finance
2 8 (25.00%) Telecoms
3 6 (18.75%) Banking
4 2 (6.25%) Electronics
5 1 (3.13%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 20 (62.50%) Network Engineer
2 11 (34.38%) Senior Network Engineer
3 4 (12.50%) Security Engineer
3 4 (12.50%) Network Security Engineer
3 4 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) Architect
4 3 (9.38%) Network Architect
4 3 (9.38%) Senior Network Security Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) Senior Security Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Senior Cisco Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Firewall Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Network Specialist
5 2 (6.25%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Cisco Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Security Specialist
6 1 (3.13%) Network Administrator
6 1 (3.13%) Network Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (34.38%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 19 (59.38%) Data Centre
2 8 (25.00%) PKI
2 8 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (9.38%) Computer Science
4 2 (6.25%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 5 (15.63%) Linux
2 4 (12.50%) Windows
3 2 (6.25%) UNIX
3 2 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (34.38%) ITIL
2 7 (21.88%) Load Balancing
3 6 (18.75%) Validation
3 6 (18.75%) Migration
3 6 (18.75%) Enterprise Architecture
4 4 (12.50%) Network Design
5 3 (9.38%) Mentoring
6 2 (6.25%) Patch Management
7 1 (3.13%) Configuration Management
7 1 (3.13%) Network Planning
7 1 (3.13%) Time Management
7 1 (3.13%) Performance Management
7 1 (3.13%) Network Architecture
7 1 (3.13%) Capacity Management
7 1 (3.13%) Network Monitoring
Qualifications
1 22 (68.75%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (43.75%) CCNP
3 13 (40.63%) CCNA
4 8 (25.00%) Security Cleared
5 6 (18.75%) SC Cleared
5 6 (18.75%) DV Cleared
5 6 (18.75%) Degree
5 6 (18.75%) CCIE
5 6 (18.75%) CCIP
6 4 (12.50%) CCDP
6 4 (12.50%) CCSE
6 4 (12.50%) CCDE
7 3 (9.38%) CCENT
8 2 (6.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 2 (6.25%) JNCIA
9 1 (3.13%) Check Point Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (12.50%) Active Directory
2 4 (12.50%) Snort
3 2 (6.25%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 2 (6.25%) Cacti
2 1 (3.13%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (3.13%) Iperf
Vendors
1 25 (78.13%) Cisco
2 15 (46.88%) Juniper
3 9 (28.13%) CheckPoint
3 9 (28.13%) F5
4 6 (18.75%) VMware
5 4 (12.50%) Blue Coat
5 4 (12.50%) Sourcefire
6 2 (6.25%) Qualys
6 2 (6.25%) SolarWinds
6 2 (6.25%) Aruba
6 2 (6.25%) Red Hat
7 1 (3.13%) Radware
7 1 (3.13%) HP
7 1 (3.13%) Dell
7 1 (3.13%) Citrix
7 1 (3.13%) Riverbed
7 1 (3.13%) Brocade
Crawley, West Sussex
Lorien Resourcing
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