The table below looks at the statistics for HSRP skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HSRP over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Hot Standby Router Protocol (HSRP)
England / South West
Rank 138 144 -
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -
Contract jobs citing HSRP 3 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.11% 0.033% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.76% 0.23% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Median daily rate £345 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £348 £350 £300
% change year-on-year
-0.71% +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £42.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-29.41% +41.66%

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 West region.

Communications & Networking Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
395 436 408
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 14.79% 14.45% 12.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 249 290 191
Median daily rate £365 £363 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.68% -5.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £438 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 24 30
Median hourly rate £43.50 £25.00 £26.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+74.00% -5.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.90 £16.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £43.90 £44.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £35.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-38.57% +32.07%

HSRP
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West region citing HSRP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

HSRP Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

HSRP
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

HSRP Daily Rate Trend in the South West

HSRP
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HSRP within the South West region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bristol - 2 £360 -
Cornwall - 1 £338 - 1
HSRP
England

HSRP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing HSRP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South West region with a requirement for HSRP.

1 3 (100.00%) OSPF
1 3 (100.00%) BGP
2 2 (66.67%) Automated Testing
2 2 (66.67%) JIRA
2 2 (66.67%) PPP
2 2 (66.67%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Stress Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Test Scripting
2 2 (66.67%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (66.67%) Test Strategy
2 2 (66.67%) Operational Acceptance Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Resilience Testing
2 2 (66.67%) MPLS
3 1 (33.33%) Spanning Tree
3 1 (33.33%) NX-OS
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Wireless
3 1 (33.33%) Office 365
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (33.33%) FortiGate
3 1 (33.33%) Unified Communications
3 1 (33.33%) Infoblox
3 1 (33.33%) Test Management
3 1 (33.33%) Migration
3 1 (33.33%) Multimedia
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (33.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (33.33%) DHCP

HSRP
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) BGP
1 3 (100.00%) OSPF
2 2 (66.67%) MPLS
2 2 (66.67%) PPP
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Wireless
3 1 (33.33%) DHCP
3 1 (33.33%) DNS
3 1 (33.33%) Firewall
3 1 (33.33%) NX-OS
3 1 (33.33%) Spanning Tree
3 1 (33.33%) TACACS
3 1 (33.33%) Unified Communications
3 1 (33.33%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) JIRA
2 1 (33.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Migration Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Network Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Telephony Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Test Leader
1 1 (33.33%) Test Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Unified Communications Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Automated Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Operational Acceptance Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Resilience Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Stress Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Test Scripting
1 2 (66.67%) Test Strategy
1 2 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Load Balancing
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Test Management
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) CCNP
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (33.33%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) HP
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) Infoblox
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