The first table below looks at the demand for EIGRP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Aberdeen region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited EIGRP over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Aberdeen region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Enhanced Interior Gateway Routing Protocol (EIGRP)
Rank 21 21 -
Rank change year-on-year
0 -
Contract jobs citing EIGRP 1 8 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Aberdeen 0.85% 3.88% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.26% 18.60% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate - £375 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £331 £265 £325
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -18.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £31.25 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +38.88%
Communications & Networking Category
Aberdeen
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
19 43 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Aberdeen 16.24% 20.87% 18.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 12 16
Average daily rate £300 £360 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +10.76%
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.87% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 7 0
Average hourly rate £21.00 £32.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.37% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.50 £22.50 £29.50
% change year-on-year
-8.88% -23.72%
EIGRP
Scotland

EIGRP
Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing EIGRP across the Aberdeen region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

EIGRP Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

EIGRP
Daily Rate Trend in Aberdeen

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

EIGRP Daily Rate Trend in Aberdeen

EIGRP
Hourly Rate Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing EIGRP across the Aberdeen region.

EIGRP Hourly Rate Trend in Aberdeen

EIGRP
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Aberdeen region citing EIGRP 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 EIGRP.

1 8 (100.00%) LAN
1 8 (100.00%) VoIP
1 8 (100.00%) WAN
1 8 (100.00%) VPN
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco
1 8 (100.00%) CCIE
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 8 (100.00%) BGP
1 8 (100.00%) MGCP
1 8 (100.00%) H.323
1 8 (100.00%) Wireless
1 8 (100.00%) IP Telephony
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 3 (37.50%) Telecoms
3 2 (25.00%) Riverbed
4 1 (12.50%) Change Control
4 1 (12.50%) Finance
4 1 (12.50%) Network Design
4 1 (12.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (12.50%) SAP CCM
4 1 (12.50%) Time Management
4 1 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (12.50%) Remedy
4 1 (12.50%) SAP
4 1 (12.50%) ITIL
4 1 (12.50%) Citrix

EIGRP
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Aberdeen region citing EIGRP 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 EIGRP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (12.50%) SAP CCM
Communications & Networking
1 8 (100.00%) LAN
1 8 (100.00%) VoIP
1 8 (100.00%) WAN
1 8 (100.00%) VPN
1 8 (100.00%) BGP
1 8 (100.00%) MGCP
1 8 (100.00%) H.323
1 8 (100.00%) Wireless
1 8 (100.00%) IP Telephony
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
General
1 3 (37.50%) Telecoms
2 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Network Engineer
1 8 (100.00%) Senior Network Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (12.50%) Change Control
1 1 (12.50%) Network Design
1 1 (12.50%) Time Management
1 1 (12.50%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) CCIE
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco
2 2 (25.00%) Riverbed
3 1 (12.50%) Remedy
3 1 (12.50%) SAP
3 1 (12.50%) Citrix