The table below looks at the statistics for EIGRP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited EIGRP over the 3 months to 30 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Enhanced Interior Gateway Routing Protocol (EIGRP)
Rank 68 52 -
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -
Contract jobs citing EIGRP 2 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.26% 0.54% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.90% 4.82% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Median daily rate £290 £333 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.78% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £27.25 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-48.62% -31.87%
EIGRP
West Midlands

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

Communications & Networking Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
105 83 136
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 13.62% 11.11% 18.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 47 75
Median daily rate £338 £325 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £220 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £490 £453
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 12
Median hourly rate £12.75 £26.00 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.96% +116.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.88 £8.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.10 £30.00 £20.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £21.53 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+50.98% +7.62%

EIGRP
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Birmingham region citing EIGRP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

EIGRP Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

EIGRP
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

EIGRP Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

EIGRP
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

EIGRP Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

EIGRP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 30 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing EIGRP 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for EIGRP.

1 5 (100.00%) LAN
1 5 (100.00%) WAN
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) OSPF
1 5 (100.00%) BGP
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
2 4 (80.00%) Wireless
2 4 (80.00%) VLAN
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco ASA
2 4 (80.00%) VoIP
3 3 (60.00%) ITIL
3 3 (60.00%) Capacity Planning
3 3 (60.00%) Change Management
3 3 (60.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (60.00%) H.323
3 3 (60.00%) Cisco CUCM
3 3 (60.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 3 (60.00%) Spanning Tree
3 3 (60.00%) Data Centre
3 3 (60.00%) Cisco IOS
4 2 (40.00%) CCNP
4 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (20.00%) Juniper
5 1 (20.00%) CheckPoint
5 1 (20.00%) MPLS
5 1 (20.00%) VRRP
5 1 (20.00%) NetScreen
5 1 (20.00%) CSS
5 1 (20.00%) WLAN
5 1 (20.00%) CCIE

EIGRP
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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:

Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) BGP
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
1 5 (100.00%) LAN
1 5 (100.00%) OSPF
1 5 (100.00%) WAN
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco ASA
2 4 (80.00%) VLAN
2 4 (80.00%) VoIP
2 4 (80.00%) Wireless
3 3 (60.00%) Cisco IOS
3 3 (60.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 3 (60.00%) H.323
3 3 (60.00%) Spanning Tree
4 1 (20.00%) BIG-IP
4 1 (20.00%) HSRP
4 1 (20.00%) MPLS
4 1 (20.00%) RIP
4 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (20.00%) VRRP
4 1 (20.00%) WLAN
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Network Specialist
2 2 (40.00%) Network Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Capacity Planning
1 3 (60.00%) Change Management
1 3 (60.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (60.00%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) CCNP
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (20.00%) CCIE
2 1 (20.00%) CCNA
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
2 1 (20.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (20.00%) F5
2 1 (20.00%) Fortinet
2 1 (20.00%) Juniper