The table below looks at the statistics for EIGRP skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London 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 165 193 188
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -5
Contract jobs citing EIGRP 31 15 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.61% 0.25% 0.071%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.63% 2.18% 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 9 2
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.54% +20.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £310 £291
10% offered a daily rate of more than £481 £390 £321
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £25.00 £190.00
% change year-on-year
-28.00% -86.84%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Communications & Networking Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
670 689 769
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 13.20% 11.65% 13.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 483 440 504
Average daily rate £388 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £260 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £625 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 26 45
Average hourly rate £18.70 £18.70 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -46.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.75 £12.75 £11.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £23.40 £157.50
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 the City of London

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

EIGRP Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

EIGRP
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

EIGRP Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

EIGRP
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

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

EIGRP Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

EIGRP
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

EIGRP Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

EIGRP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 62 (91.18%) BGP
2 61 (89.71%) Cisco
3 58 (85.29%) OSPF
4 51 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
5 48 (70.59%) CCNP
6 38 (55.88%) Firewall
7 27 (39.71%) LAN
7 27 (39.71%) HSRP
8 26 (38.24%) CCIE
9 25 (36.76%) TCP/IP
9 25 (36.76%) WAN
10 23 (33.82%) VPN
11 22 (32.35%) CheckPoint
12 20 (29.41%) Cisco Nexus
13 19 (27.94%) Multicast
13 19 (27.94%) VRRP
13 19 (27.94%) SNMP
14 18 (26.47%) PPP
14 18 (26.47%) DMVPN
15 17 (25.00%) Finance
16 16 (23.53%) CCNA
16 16 (23.53%) Change Management
17 15 (22.06%) Perl
17 15 (22.06%) UNIX
17 15 (22.06%) F5
18 14 (20.59%) Juniper
19 13 (19.12%) Banking
19 13 (19.12%) TACACS
20 12 (17.65%) OpenNMS
20 12 (17.65%) FlexPod

EIGRP
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 (1.47%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.47%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.47%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 62 (91.18%) BGP
2 58 (85.29%) OSPF
3 38 (55.88%) Firewall
4 27 (39.71%) LAN
4 27 (39.71%) HSRP
5 25 (36.76%) TCP/IP
5 25 (36.76%) WAN
6 23 (33.82%) VPN
7 20 (29.41%) Cisco Nexus
8 19 (27.94%) Multicast
8 19 (27.94%) VRRP
8 19 (27.94%) SNMP
9 18 (26.47%) PPP
9 18 (26.47%) DMVPN
10 13 (19.12%) TACACS
11 11 (16.18%) MPLS
12 8 (11.76%) Network Security
12 8 (11.76%) VPLS
13 7 (10.29%) RIP
13 7 (10.29%) DHCP
Development Applications
1 2 (2.94%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 17 (25.00%) Finance
2 13 (19.12%) Banking
3 7 (10.29%) Telecoms
4 5 (7.35%) Multimedia
4 5 (7.35%) Retail
5 4 (5.88%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.47%) Marketing
6 1 (1.47%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.47%) Electronics
6 1 (1.47%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 26 (38.24%) Network Engineer
2 23 (33.82%) Cisco Engineer
3 14 (20.59%) Cisco Support Engineer
3 14 (20.59%) Support Engineer
3 14 (20.59%) Cisco Support
4 12 (17.65%) Architect
5 7 (10.29%) Network Architect
6 6 (8.82%) Network Security Architect
6 6 (8.82%) Security Architect
6 6 (8.82%) NOC Engineer
7 4 (5.88%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 4 (5.88%) Senior Network Engineer
8 3 (4.41%) Data Centre Architect
8 3 (4.41%) Operations Engineer
8 3 (4.41%) Senior Operations Engineer
8 3 (4.41%) Senior Technical Engineer
8 3 (4.41%) Technical Operations Engineer
8 3 (4.41%) Cisco Architect
8 3 (4.41%) Technical Engineer
9 2 (2.94%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.47%) XMPP
1 1 (1.47%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (17.65%) FlexPod
2 1 (1.47%) SecurID
2 1 (1.47%) BBC
2 1 (1.47%) IVR
2 1 (1.47%) e-Health
2 1 (1.47%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 15 (22.06%) UNIX
2 1 (1.47%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (23.53%) Change Management
2 10 (14.71%) Network Design
3 8 (11.76%) Load Balancing
4 7 (10.29%) Low Latency
4 7 (10.29%) Network Architecture
5 6 (8.82%) ITIL
6 3 (4.41%) Mentoring
6 3 (4.41%) Incident Management
7 2 (2.94%) Migration
8 1 (1.47%) WAN Optimisation
8 1 (1.47%) Network Monitoring
8 1 (1.47%) Enterprise Architecture
8 1 (1.47%) Digital Marketing
8 1 (1.47%) Programme Management
8 1 (1.47%) TOGAF
8 1 (1.47%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (1.47%) PRINCE2
8 1 (1.47%) Project Management
8 1 (1.47%) Data Security
Programming Languages
1 15 (22.06%) Perl
Qualifications
1 51 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
2 48 (70.59%) CCNP
3 26 (38.24%) CCIE
4 16 (23.53%) CCNA
5 4 (5.88%) CCSA
5 4 (5.88%) CCSE
6 2 (2.94%) CCVP
7 1 (1.47%) JNCIS
7 1 (1.47%) JNCIP
7 1 (1.47%) Security Cleared
7 1 (1.47%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (1.47%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 1 (1.47%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 12 (17.65%) OpenNMS
1 12 (17.65%) RANCID
2 3 (4.41%) Cisco UCCX
2 3 (4.41%) Cisco CUCM
2 3 (4.41%) Cisco Prime
3 2 (2.94%) Cisco UCCE
4 1 (1.47%) CA Spectrum
4 1 (1.47%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (1.47%) SCOM
4 1 (1.47%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 61 (89.71%) Cisco
2 22 (32.35%) CheckPoint
3 15 (22.06%) F5
4 14 (20.59%) Juniper
5 6 (8.82%) Citrix
5 6 (8.82%) VMware
6 5 (7.35%) Riverbed
7 3 (4.41%) Nokia
8 2 (2.94%) HP
8 2 (2.94%) SolarWinds
8 2 (2.94%) Brocade
9 1 (1.47%) Rackspace
9 1 (1.47%) Fortinet
9 1 (1.47%) Blue Coat
9 1 (1.47%) Microsoft
9 1 (1.47%) SAP
9 1 (1.47%) Websense
9 1 (1.47%) CA