Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 22 November 2017 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)
England > London
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 615 550 551
Rank change year-on-year -65 +1 -52
Contract jobs citing HSRP 24 58 62
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.051% 0.13% 0.13%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.44% 0.92% 1.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 43 47
London median daily rate £427 £450 £435
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.11% +3.45% +33.85%
10th Percentile £301 £350 £370
90th Percentile £536 £555 £500
England median daily rate £400 £402 £425
% change year-on-year -0.37% -5.53% +30.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - £48.00 £47.83
% change year-on-year - +0.36% +181.27%

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 London with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 5446 6281 5810
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 11.55% 13.89% 12.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 3652 4102 3843
London median daily rate £450 £450 £424
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.11% +6.01% +6.00%
10th Percentile £213 £255 £219
90th Percentile £625 £600 £588
England median daily rate £403 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +0.75% +2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 147 143 174
London median hourly rate £19.84 £19.00 £18.85
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.39% +0.80% +1.89%
10th Percentile £12.75 £11.53 £11.50
90th Percentile £49.25 £50.00 £44.63
England median hourly rate £18.70 £23.59 £20.55
% change year-on-year -20.73% +14.79% +2.75%

HSRP
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing HSRP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for HSRP in London

HSRP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing HSRP in London.

Contractor daily rate trend for HSRP in London

HSRP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing HSRP in London over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for HSRP in London

HSRP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing HSRP in London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for HSRP in London

HSRP
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HSRP within the London region over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Central London -6 10 £427 -5.11% 2
HSRP
England

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 London region with a requirement for HSRP.

1 23 (95.83%) Cisco
2 19 (79.17%) BGP
3 17 (70.83%) OSPF
4 16 (66.67%) Firewall
4 16 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
4 16 (66.67%) SolarWinds
5 15 (62.50%) Network Management
5 15 (62.50%) MPLS
5 15 (62.50%) EIGRP
5 15 (62.50%) TACACS
6 14 (58.33%) SNMP
6 14 (58.33%) LAN
6 14 (58.33%) WAN
6 14 (58.33%) Riverbed
7 13 (54.17%) VRRP
8 12 (50.00%) TCP/IP
8 12 (50.00%) Network Security
9 11 (45.83%) WLAN
9 11 (45.83%) CheckPoint
9 11 (45.83%) Spanning Tree
10 10 (41.67%) Service Management
10 10 (41.67%) Capacity Planning
11 9 (37.50%) HP
11 9 (37.50%) Data Centre
12 8 (33.33%) Virtual Team
12 8 (33.33%) Regulatory Compliance
12 8 (33.33%) Service Delivery
12 8 (33.33%) Practice Management
12 8 (33.33%) SAP
12 8 (33.33%) VPN

HSRP
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.17%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Akamai
Communications & Networking
1 19 (79.17%) BGP
2 17 (70.83%) OSPF
3 16 (66.67%) Firewall
4 15 (62.50%) EIGRP
4 15 (62.50%) MPLS
4 15 (62.50%) TACACS
5 14 (58.33%) LAN
5 14 (58.33%) SNMP
5 14 (58.33%) WAN
6 13 (54.17%) VRRP
7 12 (50.00%) Network Security
7 12 (50.00%) TCP/IP
8 11 (45.83%) Spanning Tree
8 11 (45.83%) WLAN
9 8 (33.33%) IPv6
9 8 (33.33%) NGN
9 8 (33.33%) VLAN
9 8 (33.33%) VPN
10 7 (29.17%) Cisco IOS
11 6 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.17%) Big Data
1 1 (4.17%) MySQL
General
1 8 (33.33%) Law
2 5 (20.83%) Finance
3 2 (8.33%) Multimedia
4 1 (4.17%) Legal
4 1 (4.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (41.67%) Network Engineer
2 9 (37.50%) Network Manager
3 6 (25.00%) Senior Network Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Security Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Senior Security Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Architect
5 1 (4.17%) Data Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Data Network Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Financial Services Project Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Mobile Architect
5 1 (4.17%) Network Project Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Network Services Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Project Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Support Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Technical Architect
5 1 (4.17%) Voice Architect
5 1 (4.17%) Voice Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Voice Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (20.83%) 802.1X
2 1 (4.17%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (37.50%) Data Centre
2 8 (33.33%) Virtual Team
3 2 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.17%) Client/Server
4 1 (4.17%) Computer Science
4 1 (4.17%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (4.17%) Fintech
4 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
4 1 (4.17%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (62.50%) Network Management
2 10 (41.67%) Capacity Planning
2 10 (41.67%) Service Management
3 8 (33.33%) Information Security
3 8 (33.33%) Low Latency
3 8 (33.33%) Network Architecture
3 8 (33.33%) Practice Management
3 8 (33.33%) Regulatory Compliance
3 8 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 8 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (33.33%) Supplier Management
3 8 (33.33%) Supply Chain Management
4 4 (16.67%) Load Balancing
4 4 (16.67%) Network Monitoring
5 3 (12.50%) Change Management
5 3 (12.50%) ITIL
5 3 (12.50%) WAN Optimisation
6 2 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (8.33%) Analytics
6 2 (8.33%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.33%) Perl
2 1 (4.17%) Bash Shell
2 1 (4.17%) Java
2 1 (4.17%) Python
Qualifications
1 16 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (33.33%) CCNP
3 3 (12.50%) CCIE
4 2 (8.33%) CCDA
4 2 (8.33%) CCIE Routing and Switching
4 2 (8.33%) CCNA
5 1 (4.17%) CCNP Voice
5 1 (4.17%) CCSA
5 1 (4.17%) Degree
5 1 (4.17%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) SLA
Systems Management
1 5 (20.83%) Cisco Prime
2 2 (8.33%) OPNET
3 1 (4.17%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (4.17%) Nagios
Vendors
1 23 (95.83%) Cisco
2 16 (66.67%) SolarWinds
3 14 (58.33%) Riverbed
4 11 (45.83%) CheckPoint
5 9 (37.50%) HP
6 8 (33.33%) SAP
7 6 (25.00%) Citrix
8 5 (20.83%) Palo Alto
9 3 (12.50%) Arista
9 3 (12.50%) Microsoft
10 2 (8.33%) F5
11 1 (4.17%) Alcatel-Lucent
11 1 (4.17%) Aruba
11 1 (4.17%) Blue Coat
11 1 (4.17%) Extreme Networks
11 1 (4.17%) ForeScout
11 1 (4.17%) Fortinet
11 1 (4.17%) Juniper
11 1 (4.17%) McAfee
11 1 (4.17%) SevOne