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 2 March 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
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Enhanced Interior Gateway Routing Protocol (EIGRP)
Rank 113 129 103
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -26
Contract jobs citing EIGRP 17 7 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.59% 0.25% 0.41%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.19% 1.03% 1.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 2
Average daily rate
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£475 £250 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+90.00% -23.07%
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £25.00 £31.25
% change year-on-year
-28.00% -20.00%
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
778 681 608
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 27.05% 24.14% 27.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 329 254 178
Average daily rate £324 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.38% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £190 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £461 £475 £401
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +5.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 46 30
Average hourly rate £36.00 £27.20 £20.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.35% +34.32%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.65 £15.00 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £180.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £20.00 £23.33
% change year-on-year
+37.50% -14.27%

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 2 March 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 2 March 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 +9 5 - -
Reading - - - - 1
EIGRP
South East

EIGRP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 20 (74.07%) Cisco Certification
5 19 (70.37%) WAN
5 19 (70.37%) CCNP
5 19 (70.37%) LAN
6 18 (66.67%) VPN
7 16 (59.26%) CCNA
7 16 (59.26%) MPLS
8 13 (48.15%) Telecoms
9 12 (44.44%) Ethernet
9 12 (44.44%) SC Cleared
9 12 (44.44%) Security Cleared
10 11 (40.74%) ADSL
10 11 (40.74%) Firewall
11 10 (37.04%) Frame Relay
11 10 (37.04%) Migration
11 10 (37.04%) RIP
12 8 (29.63%) TCP/IP
12 8 (29.63%) IPsec
12 8 (29.63%) Internet
12 8 (29.63%) DSL
12 8 (29.63%) BC Cleared
12 8 (29.63%) xDSL
13 7 (25.93%) CCIE
14 6 (22.22%) ATM
14 6 (22.22%) SDH
14 6 (22.22%) Juniper
14 6 (22.22%) CheckPoint

EIGRP
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 2 (7.41%) Apache
1 2 (7.41%) Confluence
1 2 (7.41%) Lync
1 2 (7.41%) MediaWiki
2 1 (3.70%) nginx
Communications & Networking
1 27 (100.00%) OSPF
2 23 (85.19%) BGP
3 19 (70.37%) WAN
3 19 (70.37%) LAN
4 18 (66.67%) VPN
5 16 (59.26%) MPLS
6 12 (44.44%) Ethernet
7 11 (40.74%) ADSL
7 11 (40.74%) Firewall
8 10 (37.04%) Frame Relay
8 10 (37.04%) RIP
9 8 (29.63%) TCP/IP
9 8 (29.63%) IPsec
9 8 (29.63%) DSL
9 8 (29.63%) Internet
9 8 (29.63%) xDSL
10 6 (22.22%) Cisco ASA
10 6 (22.22%) SDH
10 6 (22.22%) ATM
11 5 (18.52%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.41%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (3.70%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.70%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Subversion
1 2 (7.41%) JIRA
1 2 (7.41%) Git (software)
1 2 (7.41%) Hudson
1 2 (7.41%) Jenkins
General
1 13 (48.15%) Telecoms
2 4 (14.81%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (55.56%) Network Engineer
2 8 (29.63%) IP Engineer
3 7 (25.93%) IP Network Engineer
4 4 (14.81%) Senior Network Engineer
5 3 (11.11%) Cisco Engineer
5 3 (11.11%) Support Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) DevOps Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Security Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Network Security Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) Network Specialist
7 1 (3.70%) Solutions Architect
7 1 (3.70%) Architect
7 1 (3.70%) Network Consultant
7 1 (3.70%) Consultant
7 1 (3.70%) Network Design Specialist
7 1 (3.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) Design Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) Network Design Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.70%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.41%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 5 (18.52%) Linux
2 2 (7.41%) Windows
2 2 (7.41%) CentOS
3 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (3.70%) Debian
3 1 (3.70%) Ubuntu
3 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (37.04%) Migration
2 4 (14.81%) ITIL
3 3 (11.11%) Change Management
3 3 (11.11%) Network Design
3 3 (11.11%) Network Management
4 2 (7.41%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (7.41%) DevOps
4 2 (7.41%) Incident Management
4 2 (7.41%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (7.41%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (7.41%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (3.70%) Data Modelling
5 1 (3.70%) Service Management
5 1 (3.70%) Database Theory
5 1 (3.70%) Relational Database Theory
5 1 (3.70%) Capacity Management
5 1 (3.70%) Build Automation
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.41%) Java
1 2 (7.41%) Perl
1 2 (7.41%) SQL
1 2 (7.41%) Ruby
1 2 (7.41%) Bash Shell
2 1 (3.70%) PHP
Qualifications
1 20 (74.07%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (70.37%) CCNP
3 16 (59.26%) CCNA
4 12 (44.44%) SC Cleared
4 12 (44.44%) Security Cleared
5 8 (29.63%) BC Cleared
6 7 (25.93%) CCIE
7 2 (7.41%) CCIP
8 1 (3.70%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (7.41%) Samba
1 2 (7.41%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (7.41%) Postfix
1 2 (7.41%) XenServer
2 1 (3.70%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (11.11%) Cisco CUCM
1 3 (11.11%) Cisco Prime
2 2 (7.41%) FortiGate
2 2 (7.41%) ZABBIX
2 2 (7.41%) Puppet
3 1 (3.70%) Opscode Chef
3 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 3 (11.11%) Citrix
4 3 (11.11%) F5
5 2 (7.41%) Fortinet
5 2 (7.41%) Red Hat
5 2 (7.41%) Microsoft
5 2 (7.41%) Nortel
6 1 (3.70%) Infoblox