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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Enhanced Interior Gateway Routing Protocol (EIGRP)
Rank 109 125 109
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -16
Contract jobs citing EIGRP 18 5 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.68% 0.19% 0.24%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.62% 0.84% 0.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 0
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£375 £363 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £25.00 £190.00
% change year-on-year
-28.00% -86.84%
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
686 594 619
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 25.93% 22.84% 29.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 307 221 177
Average daily rate £350 £375 £303
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +23.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £190 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £468 £475 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 38 35
Average hourly rate £36.00 £26.10 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+37.93% -25.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.65 £13.50 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £180.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -11.11%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing EIGRP across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

EIGRP Daily Rate Histogram 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 30 January 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 +4 4 - -
Reading +9 3 £375 -16.66% 2
EIGRP
South East

EIGRP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 24 (100.00%) OSPF
2 22 (91.67%) Cisco
3 20 (83.33%) BGP
4 17 (70.83%) Cisco Certification
5 16 (66.67%) VPN
5 16 (66.67%) CCNP
5 16 (66.67%) LAN
5 16 (66.67%) WAN
6 13 (54.17%) CCNA
6 13 (54.17%) MPLS
7 11 (45.83%) Firewall
7 11 (45.83%) Telecoms
8 10 (41.67%) Ethernet
8 10 (41.67%) SC Cleared
8 10 (41.67%) Security Cleared
9 9 (37.50%) ADSL
9 9 (37.50%) Frame Relay
10 8 (33.33%) Migration
10 8 (33.33%) RIP
11 7 (29.17%) Juniper
11 7 (29.17%) CheckPoint
11 7 (29.17%) IPsec
11 7 (29.17%) Cisco ASA
12 6 (25.00%) BC Cleared
12 6 (25.00%) Network Security
12 6 (25.00%) xDSL
12 6 (25.00%) DSL
12 6 (25.00%) Internet
12 6 (25.00%) TCP/IP
13 5 (20.83%) CCIE

EIGRP
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 1 (4.17%) MediaWiki
1 1 (4.17%) Confluence
1 1 (4.17%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 24 (100.00%) OSPF
2 20 (83.33%) BGP
3 16 (66.67%) VPN
3 16 (66.67%) LAN
3 16 (66.67%) WAN
4 13 (54.17%) MPLS
5 11 (45.83%) Firewall
6 10 (41.67%) Ethernet
7 9 (37.50%) ADSL
7 9 (37.50%) Frame Relay
8 8 (33.33%) RIP
9 7 (29.17%) IPsec
9 7 (29.17%) Cisco ASA
10 6 (25.00%) Network Security
10 6 (25.00%) xDSL
10 6 (25.00%) DSL
10 6 (25.00%) Internet
10 6 (25.00%) TCP/IP
11 5 (20.83%) SDH
11 5 (20.83%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.17%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Subversion
1 1 (4.17%) JIRA
1 1 (4.17%) Git (software)
1 1 (4.17%) Jenkins
1 1 (4.17%) Hudson
General
1 11 (45.83%) Telecoms
2 4 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (54.17%) Network Engineer
2 7 (29.17%) IP Engineer
3 6 (25.00%) IP Network Engineer
4 4 (16.67%) Senior Network Engineer
5 3 (12.50%) Security Engineer
5 3 (12.50%) Support Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) Network Consultant
6 2 (8.33%) Consultant
6 2 (8.33%) Network Security Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) Network Specialist
7 1 (4.17%) Network Design Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) Network Security Consultant
7 1 (4.17%) Linux Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) Network Design Specialist
7 1 (4.17%) DevOps Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) Solutions Architect
7 1 (4.17%) Architect
7 1 (4.17%) Security Consultant
7 1 (4.17%) Cisco Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.17%) Wiki
1 1 (4.17%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.83%) Linux
2 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (4.17%) CentOS
2 1 (4.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (33.33%) Migration
2 4 (16.67%) ITIL
3 3 (12.50%) Network Design
3 3 (12.50%) Network Management
3 3 (12.50%) Change Management
4 2 (8.33%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (4.17%) Load Balancing
5 1 (4.17%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (4.17%) Incident Management
5 1 (4.17%) Capacity Management
5 1 (4.17%) SIEM
5 1 (4.17%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (4.17%) DevOps
5 1 (4.17%) Mentoring
5 1 (4.17%) Project Management
5 1 (4.17%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (4.17%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.17%) Ruby
1 1 (4.17%) Bash Shell
1 1 (4.17%) Java
1 1 (4.17%) Perl
1 1 (4.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (70.83%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (66.67%) CCNP
3 13 (54.17%) CCNA
4 10 (41.67%) SC Cleared
4 10 (41.67%) Security Cleared
5 6 (25.00%) BC Cleared
6 5 (20.83%) CCIE
7 1 (4.17%) JNCIP
7 1 (4.17%) CCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) Snort
1 1 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (4.17%) Hyper-V
1 1 (4.17%) Postfix
1 1 (4.17%) XenServer
1 1 (4.17%) Samba
Systems Management
1 3 (12.50%) Cisco Prime
2 2 (8.33%) FortiGate
3 1 (4.17%) ZABBIX
3 1 (4.17%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (4.17%) Puppet
Vendors
1 22 (91.67%) Cisco
2 7 (29.17%) Juniper
2 7 (29.17%) CheckPoint
3 4 (16.67%) VMware
3 4 (16.67%) F5
4 2 (8.33%) Citrix
4 2 (8.33%) Fortinet
5 1 (4.17%) Sourcefire
5 1 (4.17%) Infoblox
5 1 (4.17%) Nortel
5 1 (4.17%) Red Hat