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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Enhanced Interior Gateway Routing Protocol (EIGRP)
Rank 171 172 214
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +42
Contract jobs citing EIGRP 27 30 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.50% 0.52% 0.17%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.76% 3.75% 1.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 14 7
Average daily rate
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£425 £319 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -17.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £254 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £494 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £330 £330
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £40.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-65.00% +135.29%
EIGRP
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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
719 801 855
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 13.38% 13.78% 11.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 528 513 573
Average daily rate £425 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £533 £575 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 27 30
Average hourly rate £16.50 £19.00 £23.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.15% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.50 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.37 £160.00 £60.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.53 £22.50 £23.50
% change year-on-year
-4.33% -4.25%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 40 (97.56%) Cisco
2 36 (87.80%) OSPF
3 35 (85.37%) BGP
4 26 (63.41%) Cisco Certification
4 26 (63.41%) LAN
5 25 (60.98%) Firewall
6 23 (56.10%) WAN
7 21 (51.22%) CheckPoint
7 21 (51.22%) F5
8 18 (43.90%) CCNP
9 16 (39.02%) MPLS
9 16 (39.02%) Finance
9 16 (39.02%) Cisco IOS
10 15 (36.59%) HSRP
10 15 (36.59%) DNS
11 14 (34.15%) Juniper
11 14 (34.15%) DHCP
11 14 (34.15%) Cisco Nexus
11 14 (34.15%) Multicast
12 13 (31.71%) Cisco ASA
12 13 (31.71%) TCP/IP
13 12 (29.27%) CCIE
13 12 (29.27%) Load Balancing
13 12 (29.27%) Network Security
13 12 (29.27%) Data Centre
14 11 (26.83%) IPsec
15 10 (24.39%) RIP
15 10 (24.39%) Spanning Tree
15 10 (24.39%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
16 9 (21.95%) Windows

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.44%) Apache
1 1 (2.44%) nginx
1 1 (2.44%) Confluence
1 1 (2.44%) MediaWiki
Applications
1 3 (7.32%) MS Excel
1 3 (7.32%) MS Visio
2 2 (4.88%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.44%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 36 (87.80%) OSPF
2 35 (85.37%) BGP
3 26 (63.41%) LAN
4 25 (60.98%) Firewall
5 23 (56.10%) WAN
6 16 (39.02%) MPLS
6 16 (39.02%) Cisco IOS
7 15 (36.59%) HSRP
7 15 (36.59%) DNS
8 14 (34.15%) DHCP
8 14 (34.15%) Multicast
8 14 (34.15%) Cisco Nexus
9 13 (31.71%) Cisco ASA
9 13 (31.71%) TCP/IP
10 12 (29.27%) Network Security
11 11 (26.83%) IPsec
12 10 (24.39%) RIP
12 10 (24.39%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
12 10 (24.39%) Spanning Tree
13 8 (19.51%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.44%) MySQL
1 1 (2.44%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (2.44%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (12.20%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (2.44%) Subversion
2 1 (2.44%) JIRA
2 1 (2.44%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.44%) Hudson
2 1 (2.44%) Jenkins
General
1 16 (39.02%) Finance
2 9 (21.95%) Banking
3 6 (14.63%) Financial Institution
4 4 (9.76%) Telecoms
4 4 (9.76%) Investment Banking
5 1 (2.44%) Legal
Job Titles
1 25 (60.98%) Network Engineer
2 6 (14.63%) Senior Network Engineer
3 4 (9.76%) Project Manager
4 3 (7.32%) Network Project Manager
4 3 (7.32%) Network Manager
4 3 (7.32%) Cisco Engineer
4 3 (7.32%) Network Support
4 3 (7.32%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 3 (7.32%) Security Engineer
4 3 (7.32%) Network Security Engineer
5 2 (4.88%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 2 (4.88%) Support Engineer
5 2 (4.88%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (4.88%) Senior Manager
5 2 (4.88%) Senior Project Manager
5 2 (4.88%) Network Support Engineer
5 2 (4.88%) Communications Engineer
5 2 (4.88%) Network Specialist
5 2 (4.88%) NOC Engineer
5 2 (4.88%) Senior Network Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.44%) LAMP
1 1 (2.44%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (29.27%) Data Centre
2 4 (9.76%) IVR
3 2 (4.88%) NHS
3 2 (4.88%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.88%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 2 (4.88%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.44%) Wiki
4 1 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.44%) e-Health
Operating Systems
1 9 (21.95%) Windows
2 3 (7.32%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (4.88%) Linux
3 2 (4.88%) Windows 2000
3 2 (4.88%) Windows XP
3 2 (4.88%) UNIX
3 2 (4.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (2.44%) Debian
4 1 (2.44%) Ubuntu
4 1 (2.44%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (29.27%) Load Balancing
2 7 (17.07%) Low Latency
2 7 (17.07%) ITIL
3 6 (14.63%) PRINCE2
4 5 (12.20%) Project Management
5 4 (9.76%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (9.76%) Network Monitoring
6 3 (7.32%) Capacity Planning
6 3 (7.32%) Network Management
7 2 (4.88%) DDoS Mitigation
7 2 (4.88%) Security Hardening
7 2 (4.88%) Cisco ICM Scripting
7 2 (4.88%) Configuration Management
7 2 (4.88%) Migration
7 2 (4.88%) Service Delivery
8 1 (2.44%) Data Modelling
8 1 (2.44%) Asset Management
8 1 (2.44%) Network Design
8 1 (2.44%) Data Analysis
8 1 (2.44%) Ultra-Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.32%) Perl
1 3 (7.32%) SQL
1 3 (7.32%) Ruby
2 2 (4.88%) VBScript
2 2 (4.88%) Python
2 2 (4.88%) Tcl
2 2 (4.88%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.44%) Java
3 1 (2.44%) PHP
3 1 (2.44%) Lisp
3 1 (2.44%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 26 (63.41%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (43.90%) CCNP
3 12 (29.27%) CCIE
4 8 (19.51%) CCSA
5 6 (14.63%) CCSE
6 4 (9.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 4 (9.76%) CCNA
7 3 (7.32%) Degree
8 2 (4.88%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 2 (4.88%) Security Cleared
8 2 (4.88%) JNCIS
8 2 (4.88%) JNCIP
8 2 (4.88%) CCDA
8 2 (4.88%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (4.88%) CCIP
9 1 (2.44%) CCSP
9 1 (2.44%) CCDP
9 1 (2.44%) CCVP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.44%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (7.32%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.44%) Postfix
2 1 (2.44%) XenServer
2 1 (2.44%) iptables
2 1 (2.44%) Samba
Systems Management
1 6 (14.63%) Cisco CUCM
2 5 (12.20%) CiscoWorks
3 4 (9.76%) Cisco UCCE
4 3 (7.32%) CA Spectrum
5 2 (4.88%) Cisco IPCC
5 2 (4.88%) OpenView
5 2 (4.88%) AirWatch
6 1 (2.44%) ZABBIX
6 1 (2.44%) Puppet
6 1 (2.44%) Cisco UCCX
6 1 (2.44%) Ansible
6 1 (2.44%) Salt
6 1 (2.44%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 40 (97.56%) Cisco
2 21 (51.22%) CheckPoint
2 21 (51.22%) F5
3 14 (34.15%) Juniper
4 8 (19.51%) Fortinet
5 4 (9.76%) Aruba
5 4 (9.76%) CA
6 3 (7.32%) VMware
6 3 (7.32%) Microsoft
6 3 (7.32%) SolarWinds
7 2 (4.88%) HP
7 2 (4.88%) Nortel
7 2 (4.88%) Citrix
7 2 (4.88%) Websense
7 2 (4.88%) Radware
7 2 (4.88%) 3Com
7 2 (4.88%) Akamai
7 2 (4.88%) Riverbed
8 1 (2.44%) Brocade
8 1 (2.44%) Red Hat