The table below looks at the statistics for EIGRP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited EIGRP over the 3 months to 4 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
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Enhanced Interior Gateway Routing Protocol (EIGRP)
Rank 120 122 119
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -3
Contract jobs citing EIGRP 9 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.32% 0.15% 0.16%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.21% 0.63% 0.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 1
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£500 £220 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+127.27% -32.30%
UK excluding London average daily rate £366 £325 £265
% change year-on-year
+12.69% +22.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 - £31.25
EIGRP
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
745 636 633
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 26.68% 23.62% 25.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 315 228 198
Average daily rate £310 £290 £285
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.89% +1.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £175 £166
10% offered a daily rate of more than £487 £430 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £331 £320
% change year-on-year
+4.15% +3.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 32 20
Average hourly rate £36.75 £18.00 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+104.16% +12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £15.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £30.00 £20.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £20.00 £22.25
% change year-on-year
+50.00% -10.11%

EIGRP
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

EIGRP Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

EIGRP
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

EIGRP Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

EIGRP
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

EIGRP Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

EIGRP
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing EIGRP within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 4 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
Bracknell - 3 - -
EIGRP
South East

EIGRP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire 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 27 (100.00%) OSPF
2 24 (88.89%) Cisco
3 23 (85.19%) BGP
4 21 (77.78%) Cisco Certification
5 20 (74.07%) CCNP
6 17 (62.96%) LAN
6 17 (62.96%) VPN
6 17 (62.96%) WAN
7 16 (59.26%) CCNA
8 15 (55.56%) MPLS
9 14 (51.85%) Telecoms
10 12 (44.44%) SC Cleared
10 12 (44.44%) Security Cleared
11 11 (40.74%) Firewall
12 10 (37.04%) Frame Relay
12 10 (37.04%) Ethernet
12 10 (37.04%) ADSL
13 9 (33.33%) RIP
13 9 (33.33%) Migration
13 9 (33.33%) CCIE
14 8 (29.63%) IPsec
15 7 (25.93%) Internet
15 7 (25.93%) DSL
15 7 (25.93%) TCP/IP
15 7 (25.93%) BC Cleared
15 7 (25.93%) xDSL
16 6 (22.22%) Network Security
16 6 (22.22%) Cisco ASA
16 6 (22.22%) SDH
16 6 (22.22%) ATM

EIGRP
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (14.81%) Lync
2 2 (7.41%) MediaWiki
2 2 (7.41%) Confluence
2 2 (7.41%) Apache
3 1 (3.70%) nginx
Communications & Networking
1 27 (100.00%) OSPF
2 23 (85.19%) BGP
3 17 (62.96%) LAN
3 17 (62.96%) VPN
3 17 (62.96%) WAN
4 15 (55.56%) MPLS
5 11 (40.74%) Firewall
6 10 (37.04%) Frame Relay
6 10 (37.04%) Ethernet
6 10 (37.04%) ADSL
7 9 (33.33%) RIP
8 8 (29.63%) IPsec
9 7 (25.93%) Internet
9 7 (25.93%) DSL
9 7 (25.93%) TCP/IP
9 7 (25.93%) xDSL
10 6 (22.22%) Network Security
10 6 (22.22%) Cisco ASA
10 6 (22.22%) SDH
10 6 (22.22%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.41%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (3.70%) MySQL
2 1 (3.70%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (7.41%) JIRA
1 2 (7.41%) Subversion
1 2 (7.41%) Git (software)
1 2 (7.41%) Hudson
1 2 (7.41%) Jenkins
General
1 14 (51.85%) Telecoms
2 4 (14.81%) Retail
3 1 (3.70%) Legal
Job Titles
1 14 (51.85%) Network Engineer
2 6 (22.22%) IP Engineer
2 6 (22.22%) IP Network Engineer
3 4 (14.81%) Senior Network Engineer
3 4 (14.81%) Cisco Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Support Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Security Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Network Security Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Architect
6 1 (3.70%) Network Consultant
6 1 (3.70%) Consultant
6 1 (3.70%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (3.70%) Security Consultant
6 1 (3.70%) Network Design Specialist
6 1 (3.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Design Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Network Specialist
6 1 (3.70%) Network Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.70%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.41%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 6 (22.22%) Linux
2 3 (11.11%) Windows
3 2 (7.41%) CentOS
4 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (3.70%) Debian
4 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (3.70%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (33.33%) Migration
2 4 (14.81%) ITIL
3 3 (11.11%) Change Management
3 3 (11.11%) Network Management
4 2 (7.41%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (7.41%) Network Design
4 2 (7.41%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (7.41%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (7.41%) DevOps
4 2 (7.41%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (3.70%) CRM
5 1 (3.70%) Data Modelling
5 1 (3.70%) Service Management
5 1 (3.70%) Build Automation
5 1 (3.70%) Database Security
5 1 (3.70%) Capacity Management
5 1 (3.70%) SIEM
5 1 (3.70%) Information Security
5 1 (3.70%) Incident Management
5 1 (3.70%) Database Theory
Programming Languages
1 3 (11.11%) SQL
2 2 (7.41%) Ruby
2 2 (7.41%) Bash Shell
2 2 (7.41%) Java
2 2 (7.41%) Perl
3 1 (3.70%) PHP
Qualifications
1 21 (77.78%) Cisco Certification
2 20 (74.07%) CCNP
3 16 (59.26%) CCNA
4 12 (44.44%) SC Cleared
4 12 (44.44%) Security Cleared
5 9 (33.33%) CCIE
6 7 (25.93%) BC Cleared
7 1 (3.70%) CISSP
7 1 (3.70%) CCIP
7 1 (3.70%) JNCIP
7 1 (3.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.11%) SLA
2 1 (3.70%) PCI DSS
2 1 (3.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (7.41%) iptables
1 2 (7.41%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (7.41%) Samba
1 2 (7.41%) Postfix
1 2 (7.41%) XenServer
2 1 (3.70%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (14.81%) Cisco CUCM
2 3 (11.11%) Cisco Prime
3 2 (7.41%) Puppet
3 2 (7.41%) ZABBIX
3 2 (7.41%) FortiGate
4 1 (3.70%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (3.70%) Salt
Vendors
1 24 (88.89%) Cisco
2 6 (22.22%) Juniper
2 6 (22.22%) CheckPoint
3 5 (18.52%) VMware
4 4 (14.81%) Microsoft
5 3 (11.11%) Citrix
6 2 (7.41%) Fortinet
6 2 (7.41%) F5
6 2 (7.41%) Red Hat
7 1 (3.70%) Nortel