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 22 September 2014 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
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Hot Standby Router Protocol (HSRP)
Rank 240 236 219
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -17
Contract jobs citing HSRP 9 6 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.097% 0.069% 0.36%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.49% 0.38% 1.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 7
Average daily rate
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£368 £180 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+104.16% -34.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £336 £156 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £428 £316 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £300 £375
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £17.00 -
% change year-on-year
+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 South East region.

Communications & Networking Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1834 1567 2078
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 19.83% 18.01% 20.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 866 719 612
Average daily rate £350 £350 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £190 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £484 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £347 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.76% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 95 91 164
Average hourly rate £19.91 £22.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.51% -18.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £22.50

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 22 September 2014.

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 22 September 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
Surrey - 6 £360 - 2
Hampshire -16 1 £450 +172.72% 6
Berkshire - - - -
West Sussex - - - -
HSRP
England

HSRP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 15 (100.00%) Cisco
2 14 (93.33%) BGP
3 13 (86.67%) OSPF
3 13 (86.67%) Firewall
4 12 (80.00%) VRRP
4 12 (80.00%) Juniper
5 11 (73.33%) VPN
5 11 (73.33%) MPLS
6 10 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
7 9 (60.00%) CCIE
7 9 (60.00%) Ethernet
7 9 (60.00%) CheckPoint
7 9 (60.00%) RSVP
7 9 (60.00%) IPsec
7 9 (60.00%) Telecoms
7 9 (60.00%) Load Balancing
8 8 (53.33%) Huawei
8 8 (53.33%) Redback
8 8 (53.33%) Radware
8 8 (53.33%) SNMP
8 8 (53.33%) UMTS
8 8 (53.33%) VoIP
8 8 (53.33%) Nokia
8 8 (53.33%) Cisco PIX
8 8 (53.33%) Cisco ASA
8 8 (53.33%) LTE
8 8 (53.33%) Network Architecture
8 8 (53.33%) Network Management
8 8 (53.33%) FWSM
9 7 (46.67%) Validation

HSRP
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 14 (93.33%) BGP
2 13 (86.67%) OSPF
2 13 (86.67%) Firewall
3 12 (80.00%) VRRP
4 11 (73.33%) MPLS
4 11 (73.33%) VPN
5 9 (60.00%) Ethernet
5 9 (60.00%) RSVP
5 9 (60.00%) IPsec
6 8 (53.33%) Cisco PIX
6 8 (53.33%) Cisco ASA
6 8 (53.33%) LTE
6 8 (53.33%) FWSM
6 8 (53.33%) SNMP
6 8 (53.33%) UMTS
6 8 (53.33%) VoIP
7 5 (33.33%) VLAN
8 4 (26.67%) WAN
8 4 (26.67%) TCP/IP
9 3 (20.00%) LAN
General
1 9 (60.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (13.33%) Banking
3 1 (6.67%) Retail
3 1 (6.67%) French Language
3 1 (6.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Architect
2 6 (40.00%) Solutions Architect
3 5 (33.33%) Network Engineer
4 3 (20.00%) Security Engineer
4 3 (20.00%) Senior Security Engineer
4 3 (20.00%) Senior Network Security Engineer
4 3 (20.00%) IP Engineer
4 3 (20.00%) Network Security Engineer
4 3 (20.00%) Design Engineer
4 3 (20.00%) Senior Network Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) Cisco Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Network Architect
6 1 (6.67%) Cisco Administrator
6 1 (6.67%) Cisco Support
6 1 (6.67%) Network Support
6 1 (6.67%) Network Administrator
6 1 (6.67%) Administrator
6 1 (6.67%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (60.00%) Load Balancing
2 8 (53.33%) Network Architecture
2 8 (53.33%) Network Management
3 7 (46.67%) Validation
4 1 (6.67%) Migration
4 1 (6.67%) Network Design
4 1 (6.67%) Supplier Management
4 1 (6.67%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 10 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (60.00%) CCIE
3 1 (6.67%) CCNP
3 1 (6.67%) CCNA
3 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (20.00%) Snort
2 2 (13.33%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 15 (100.00%) Cisco
2 12 (80.00%) Juniper
3 9 (60.00%) CheckPoint
4 8 (53.33%) Radware
4 8 (53.33%) Redback
4 8 (53.33%) Huawei
4 8 (53.33%) Nokia
5 6 (40.00%) Ericsson
6 5 (33.33%) F5
7 3 (20.00%) Blue Coat
7 3 (20.00%) Sourcefire
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