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 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Hot Standby Router Protocol (HSRP)
Rank 239 231 235
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +4
Contract jobs citing HSRP 15 9 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.16% 0.10% 0.098%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.82% 0.56% 0.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 3
Average daily rate
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£293 £261 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.06% -30.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £236 £164 £357
10% offered a daily rate of more than £486 £358 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £340 £313
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +8.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 - -
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
1831 1614 1511
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 19.62% 18.03% 18.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 881 701 604
Average daily rate £350 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £175 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £330 £315
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 104 102 167
Average hourly rate £33.50 £21.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+59.52% -16.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £13.00 £13.41
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.50 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £19.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+36.84% -13.63%

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 May 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 22 May 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
Buckinghamshire - 9 £335 - 1
Berkshire -5 3 £230 -
Hampshire -2 2 £550 +294.26% 5
Oxfordshire - 1 £250 - 1
HSRP
England

HSRP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 29 (96.67%) BGP
2 28 (93.33%) OSPF
2 28 (93.33%) Cisco
3 24 (80.00%) MPLS
4 21 (70.00%) Firewall
5 19 (63.33%) Cisco Certification
6 18 (60.00%) VRRP
6 18 (60.00%) F5
7 17 (56.67%) WAN
8 16 (53.33%) CCNP
8 16 (53.33%) TCP/IP
8 16 (53.33%) Telecoms
9 15 (50.00%) VPN
9 15 (50.00%) LAN
9 15 (50.00%) EIGRP
10 14 (46.67%) Cisco Nexus
11 13 (43.33%) ITIL
12 12 (40.00%) Ethernet
13 11 (36.67%) CCNA
13 11 (36.67%) Juniper
13 11 (36.67%) Wireless
14 10 (33.33%) Load Balancing
14 10 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
14 10 (33.33%) Migration
14 10 (33.33%) SSL
14 10 (33.33%) WLAN
14 10 (33.33%) Multicast
15 9 (30.00%) PKI
15 9 (30.00%) Enterprise Architecture
16 8 (26.67%) Gigabit Ethernet

HSRP
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (6.67%) MS Visio
2 1 (3.33%) MS Office
2 1 (3.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.33%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (6.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (96.67%) BGP
2 28 (93.33%) OSPF
3 24 (80.00%) MPLS
4 21 (70.00%) Firewall
5 18 (60.00%) VRRP
6 17 (56.67%) WAN
7 16 (53.33%) TCP/IP
8 15 (50.00%) VPN
8 15 (50.00%) LAN
8 15 (50.00%) EIGRP
9 14 (46.67%) Cisco Nexus
10 12 (40.00%) Ethernet
11 11 (36.67%) Wireless
12 10 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
12 10 (33.33%) SSL
12 10 (33.33%) WLAN
12 10 (33.33%) Multicast
13 8 (26.67%) Gigabit Ethernet
13 8 (26.67%) Unified Communications
14 7 (23.33%) IPsec
General
1 16 (53.33%) Telecoms
2 8 (26.67%) Back Office
3 3 (10.00%) Finance
4 2 (6.67%) Manufacturing
5 1 (3.33%) Banking
5 1 (3.33%) Electronics
5 1 (3.33%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 13 (43.33%) Network Engineer
2 11 (36.67%) Security Engineer
3 8 (26.67%) IP Engineer
4 7 (23.33%) Back Office Engineer
5 5 (16.67%) Architect
5 5 (16.67%) Senior Network Engineer
6 4 (13.33%) Network Architect
6 4 (13.33%) Network Security Engineer
7 3 (10.00%) Network Specialist
7 3 (10.00%) Senior Security Engineer
7 3 (10.00%) Senior Network Security Engineer
8 2 (6.67%) Network Consultant
8 2 (6.67%) Technical Architect
8 2 (6.67%) Consultant
9 1 (3.33%) Network Analyst
9 1 (3.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 1 (3.33%) Design Engineer
9 1 (3.33%) Test Engineer
9 1 (3.33%) Technical Analyst
9 1 (3.33%) Network Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 9 (30.00%) PKI
2 7 (23.33%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (20.00%) Computer Science
4 2 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (3.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.67%) Windows
2 1 (3.33%) Linux
2 1 (3.33%) UNIX
2 1 (3.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (43.33%) ITIL
2 10 (33.33%) Load Balancing
2 10 (33.33%) Migration
3 9 (30.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 8 (26.67%) Validation
5 7 (23.33%) Continuous Improvement
5 7 (23.33%) Incident Management
6 4 (13.33%) Mentoring
6 4 (13.33%) Network Design
7 3 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
8 2 (6.67%) Capacity Management
8 2 (6.67%) Network Monitoring
8 2 (6.67%) Technical Architecture
8 2 (6.67%) TOGAF
9 1 (3.33%) Service Management
9 1 (3.33%) Network Planning
9 1 (3.33%) Problem Management
9 1 (3.33%) Time Management
9 1 (3.33%) Service Desk Management
Qualifications
1 19 (63.33%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (53.33%) CCNP
3 11 (36.67%) CCNA
4 8 (26.67%) DV Cleared
4 8 (26.67%) Security Cleared
4 8 (26.67%) CCIP
4 8 (26.67%) CCIE
5 6 (20.00%) CCDP
6 5 (16.67%) SC Cleared
7 4 (13.33%) HNC
7 4 (13.33%) HND
8 2 (6.67%) Degree
9 1 (3.33%) Check Point Certification
9 1 (3.33%) JNCIP
9 1 (3.33%) CCSE
9 1 (3.33%) CCDE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (13.33%) Snort
2 2 (6.67%) Hyper-V
2 2 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (6.67%) SCCM
1 2 (6.67%) SCOM
2 1 (3.33%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (3.33%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (3.33%) Iperf
Vendors
1 28 (93.33%) Cisco
2 18 (60.00%) F5
3 11 (36.67%) Juniper
4 4 (13.33%) Blue Coat
4 4 (13.33%) Sourcefire
4 4 (13.33%) CheckPoint
5 3 (10.00%) HP
5 3 (10.00%) Riverbed
6 2 (6.67%) SolarWinds
6 2 (6.67%) Ericsson
6 2 (6.67%) VMware
7 1 (3.33%) Dell
7 1 (3.33%) Citrix
7 1 (3.33%) Red Hat
7 1 (3.33%) Brocade
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