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 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Hot Standby Router Protocol (HSRP)
Rank 257 216 214
Rank change year-on-year
-41 -2
Contract jobs citing HSRP 8 19 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.081% 0.21% 0.23%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.40% 1.19% 1.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 9
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£335 £295 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.55% -1.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £295 £282
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £295 £385
UK excluding London average daily rate £318 £390 £300
% change year-on-year
-18.58% +30.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 - -
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 South East region.

Communications & Networking Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1988 1595 1566
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 20.20% 17.63% 19.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 966 661 610
Average daily rate £340 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £175 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £347 £350 £315
% change year-on-year
-0.72% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 97 142 154
Average hourly rate £36.00 £22.50 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+60.00% +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £13.50 £11.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £55.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £21.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+42.85% -6.66%

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 27 March 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 27 March 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
Surrey +4 2 £293 - 1
Berkshire -21 2 £425 +44.06% 1
East Sussex - - - -
Hampshire - - - - 1
Oxfordshire - - - - 1
West Sussex - - - - 1
HSRP
England

HSRP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 24 (100.00%) Cisco
2 22 (91.67%) MPLS
2 22 (91.67%) OSPF
2 22 (91.67%) BGP
3 17 (70.83%) Firewall
4 16 (66.67%) F5
5 15 (62.50%) Telecoms
6 14 (58.33%) Cisco Certification
7 13 (54.17%) WAN
8 12 (50.00%) ITIL
8 12 (50.00%) VPN
8 12 (50.00%) EIGRP
8 12 (50.00%) CCNP
8 12 (50.00%) Migration
9 11 (45.83%) TCP/IP
10 10 (41.67%) VRRP
10 10 (41.67%) Wireless
10 10 (41.67%) Cisco Nexus
10 10 (41.67%) Cisco ASA
11 9 (37.50%) Multicast
11 9 (37.50%) LAN
12 8 (33.33%) WLAN
12 8 (33.33%) SSL
12 8 (33.33%) CCIE
12 8 (33.33%) CCNA
12 8 (33.33%) Back Office
12 8 (33.33%) Unified Communications
12 8 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
13 7 (29.17%) Incident Management
13 7 (29.17%) Load Balancing

HSRP
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (91.67%) MPLS
1 22 (91.67%) OSPF
1 22 (91.67%) BGP
2 17 (70.83%) Firewall
3 13 (54.17%) WAN
4 12 (50.00%) VPN
4 12 (50.00%) EIGRP
5 11 (45.83%) TCP/IP
6 10 (41.67%) VRRP
6 10 (41.67%) Wireless
6 10 (41.67%) Cisco Nexus
6 10 (41.67%) Cisco ASA
7 9 (37.50%) Multicast
7 9 (37.50%) LAN
8 8 (33.33%) WLAN
8 8 (33.33%) SSL
8 8 (33.33%) Unified Communications
9 7 (29.17%) Ethernet
10 6 (25.00%) VLAN
10 6 (25.00%) Gigabit Ethernet
General
1 15 (62.50%) Telecoms
2 8 (33.33%) Back Office
3 2 (8.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (41.67%) Network Engineer
2 8 (33.33%) Security Engineer
2 8 (33.33%) IP Engineer
3 7 (29.17%) Back Office Engineer
4 4 (16.67%) Architect
4 4 (16.67%) Cisco Engineer
4 4 (16.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 3 (12.50%) Network Support
5 3 (12.50%) Network Architect
6 2 (8.33%) Senior Network Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) Network Administrator
6 2 (8.33%) Network Consultant
6 2 (8.33%) Technical Architect
6 2 (8.33%) Consultant
6 2 (8.33%) Administrator
6 2 (8.33%) Network Specialist
6 2 (8.33%) Cisco Administrator
6 2 (8.33%) Cisco Support
7 1 (4.17%) Network Design Specialist
7 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
Miscellaneous
1 6 (25.00%) PKI
2 4 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 4 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.17%) User Experience
3 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (50.00%) ITIL
1 12 (50.00%) Migration
2 8 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
3 7 (29.17%) Incident Management
3 7 (29.17%) Load Balancing
3 7 (29.17%) Continuous Improvement
4 6 (25.00%) Validation
5 5 (20.83%) Network Design
6 4 (16.67%) Network Monitoring
7 3 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
8 2 (8.33%) TOGAF
8 2 (8.33%) Technical Architecture
8 2 (8.33%) Penetration Testing
8 2 (8.33%) Security Architecture
8 2 (8.33%) Vulnerability Management
8 2 (8.33%) Mentoring
8 2 (8.33%) WAN Optimisation
9 1 (4.17%) Service Desk Management
9 1 (4.17%) Capacity Management
9 1 (4.17%) Network Architecture
Qualifications
1 14 (58.33%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (50.00%) CCNP
3 8 (33.33%) CCIE
3 8 (33.33%) CCNA
4 6 (25.00%) CCIP
4 6 (25.00%) DV Cleared
4 6 (25.00%) Security Cleared
5 5 (20.83%) CCDP
6 4 (16.67%) HNC
6 4 (16.67%) HND
7 3 (12.50%) SC Cleared
8 1 (4.17%) Degree
8 1 (4.17%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (8.33%) Hyper-V
2 1 (4.17%) Snort
Systems Management
1 2 (8.33%) SCCM
1 2 (8.33%) SCOM
2 1 (4.17%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (4.17%) Cacti
Vendors
1 24 (100.00%) Cisco
2 16 (66.67%) F5
3 7 (29.17%) Juniper
4 5 (20.83%) CheckPoint
5 4 (16.67%) HP
6 3 (12.50%) SolarWinds
7 2 (8.33%) Ericsson
7 2 (8.33%) VMware
7 2 (8.33%) Riverbed
8 1 (4.17%) Sourcefire
8 1 (4.17%) Blue Coat
8 1 (4.17%) Citrix
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