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The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for HSRP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited HSRP over the 6 months to 25 May 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Hot Standby Router Protocol (HSRP)
Central London > City of London
6 months to
25 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 183 - 155
Rank change year-on-year - - +78
Contract jobs citing HSRP 3 0 2
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 0.072% - 0.063%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.74% - 0.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 2
10th Percentile - - £358
25th Percentile £363 - £359
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £375 - £370
Median % change year-on-year - - -27.80%
75th Percentile £569 - £384
90th Percentile £678 - £386
Central London median daily rate £375 - £370
% change year-on-year - - -27.80%

HSRP is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 403 270 301
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 9.65% 9.47% 9.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 302 203 218
10th Percentile £313 £314 £213
25th Percentile £427 £386 £350
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £525 £500 £450
Median % change year-on-year +5.00% +11.11% -5.26%
75th Percentile £625 £575 £575
90th Percentile £713 £696 £663
Central London median daily rate £525 £500 £450
% change year-on-year +5.00% +11.11% -7.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 2 5
10th Percentile - £11.98 £24.72
25th Percentile £21.00 £12.69 £33.75
Median hourly rate £30.50 £14.75 £37.75
Median % change year-on-year +106.78% -60.93% +18.90%
75th Percentile £48.81 £17.19 £51.25
90th Percentile £62.43 £18.13 £54.40
Central London median hourly rate £35.00 £15.75 £37.13
% change year-on-year +122.22% -57.58% +65.00%

HSRP
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing HSRP as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for HSRP in the City of London

HSRP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing HSRP in the City of London.

Daily rate trend for HSRP in the City of London

HSRP
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing HSRP in the City of London over the 6 months to 25 May 2022.

Daily rate histogram for HSRP in the City of London

For the 6 months to 25 May 2022, IT contractor jobs citing HSRP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for HSRP.

1 3 (100.00%) VPN
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) CCNP
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 3 (100.00%) OSPF
1 3 (100.00%) BGP
1 3 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) Network Management
1 3 (100.00%) F5
2 2 (66.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 2 (66.67%) Network Security
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (66.67%) DWDM
2 2 (66.67%) MPLS
2 2 (66.67%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 2 (66.67%) SSL
2 2 (66.67%) Palo Alto
3 1 (33.33%) High-Frequency Trading
3 1 (33.33%) Arista
3 1 (33.33%) Project Delivery
3 1 (33.33%) Social Skills
3 1 (33.33%) Zero Trust
3 1 (33.33%) DNS
3 1 (33.33%) Perl
3 1 (33.33%) Python
3 1 (33.33%) SNMP
3 1 (33.33%) Internet

HSRP
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (33.33%) AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) BGP
1 3 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) OSPF
1 3 (100.00%) VPN
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (66.67%) DWDM
2 2 (66.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 2 (66.67%) MPLS
2 2 (66.67%) Network Security
2 2 (66.67%) SSL
2 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
3 1 (33.33%) BIG-IP
3 1 (33.33%) DNS
3 1 (33.33%) IGMP
3 1 (33.33%) Internet
3 1 (33.33%) IPsec
3 1 (33.33%) Multicast
3 1 (33.33%) SNMP
3 1 (33.33%) VRRP
General
1 1 (33.33%) Banking
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Social Skills
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) Senior Network Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Network Management
2 1 (33.33%) Data Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) High-Frequency Trading
2 1 (33.33%) Low Latency
2 1 (33.33%) Network Design
2 1 (33.33%) Project Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) Zero Trust
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Bash
1 1 (33.33%) Perl
1 1 (33.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) CCNP
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Ansible
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) F5
2 2 (66.67%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) Palo Alto
3 1 (33.33%) Arista