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 5 May 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
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Enhanced Interior Gateway Routing Protocol (EIGRP)
Rank 184 190 200
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +10
Contract jobs citing EIGRP 11 17 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.20% 0.27% 0.064%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.51% 2.36% 0.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 10 1
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£338 £338 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -32.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £366 £325 £265
% change year-on-year
+12.69% +22.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 - £31.25
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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
729 720 915
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 13.24% 11.49% 14.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 529 512 621
Average daily rate £408 £390 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.48% -2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £508 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £330 £315
% change year-on-year
+4.54% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 19 39
Average hourly rate £18.70 £21.50 £135.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.02% -84.07%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+50.00% -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 5 May 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 5 May 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 36 (90.00%) BGP
2 33 (82.50%) OSPF
2 33 (82.50%) Cisco
3 29 (72.50%) Cisco Certification
4 26 (65.00%) CCNP
5 19 (47.50%) Finance
6 18 (45.00%) Firewall
7 17 (42.50%) LAN
7 17 (42.50%) Multicast
8 16 (40.00%) CCIE
9 14 (35.00%) HSRP
10 12 (30.00%) F5
10 12 (30.00%) TCP/IP
10 12 (30.00%) WAN
10 12 (30.00%) CheckPoint
11 10 (25.00%) CCNA
11 10 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
12 9 (22.50%) Juniper
12 9 (22.50%) VRRP
12 9 (22.50%) Low Latency
13 8 (20.00%) MPLS
13 8 (20.00%) VPN
13 8 (20.00%) DNS
13 8 (20.00%) DHCP
13 8 (20.00%) VMware
13 8 (20.00%) VPLS
14 7 (17.50%) SNMP
14 7 (17.50%) Citrix
15 6 (15.00%) PPP
15 6 (15.00%) RIP

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

For the 6 months to 5 May 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.

Applications
1 2 (5.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (5.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.50%) Virtual Private Cloud
1 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.50%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 36 (90.00%) BGP
2 33 (82.50%) OSPF
3 18 (45.00%) Firewall
4 17 (42.50%) LAN
4 17 (42.50%) Multicast
5 14 (35.00%) HSRP
6 12 (30.00%) TCP/IP
6 12 (30.00%) WAN
7 10 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
8 9 (22.50%) VRRP
9 8 (20.00%) MPLS
9 8 (20.00%) VPN
9 8 (20.00%) DNS
9 8 (20.00%) DHCP
9 8 (20.00%) VPLS
10 7 (17.50%) SNMP
11 6 (15.00%) PPP
11 6 (15.00%) RIP
11 6 (15.00%) VLAN
11 6 (15.00%) DMVPN
Development Applications
1 1 (2.50%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 19 (47.50%) Finance
2 6 (15.00%) Banking
3 3 (7.50%) Telecoms
3 3 (7.50%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.50%) Marketing
4 1 (2.50%) Electronics
4 1 (2.50%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 23 (57.50%) Network Engineer
2 6 (15.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 6 (15.00%) Operations Engineer
3 5 (12.50%) NOC Engineer
4 4 (10.00%) Support Engineer
4 4 (10.00%) Cisco Support
4 4 (10.00%) Architect
4 4 (10.00%) Cisco Support Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) Senior Technical Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) Technical Operations Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) Senior Operations Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) Technical Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (5.00%) Network Architect
6 2 (5.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Network Operations Engineer
7 1 (2.50%) Network Security Architect
7 1 (2.50%) Data Network Engineer
7 1 (2.50%) Security Architect
7 1 (2.50%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.00%) FlexPod
2 3 (7.50%) IVR
3 1 (2.50%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (2.50%) DTV
3 1 (2.50%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 5 (12.50%) UNIX
2 4 (10.00%) Windows
3 2 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (5.00%) Windows 2000
3 2 (5.00%) Windows XP
4 1 (2.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (22.50%) Low Latency
2 6 (15.00%) Load Balancing
3 5 (12.50%) Network Design
3 5 (12.50%) Incident Management
3 5 (12.50%) Change Management
4 4 (10.00%) ITIL
5 1 (2.50%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (2.50%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (2.50%) Network Architecture
5 1 (2.50%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (2.50%) Problem Management
5 1 (2.50%) Programme Management
5 1 (2.50%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (2.50%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (2.50%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (2.50%) Data Security
5 1 (2.50%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 5 (12.50%) Perl
Qualifications
1 29 (72.50%) Cisco Certification
2 26 (65.00%) CCNP
3 16 (40.00%) CCIE
4 10 (25.00%) CCNA
5 3 (7.50%) CCSA
5 3 (7.50%) CCSE
6 1 (2.50%) JNCIS
6 1 (2.50%) JNCIP
System Software
1 2 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.50%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (10.00%) RANCID
1 4 (10.00%) OpenNMS
2 2 (5.00%) CiscoWorks
2 2 (5.00%) OpenView
2 2 (5.00%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (5.00%) Cisco UCCE
2 2 (5.00%) AirWatch
3 1 (2.50%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (2.50%) SCOM
Vendors
1 33 (82.50%) Cisco
2 12 (30.00%) F5
2 12 (30.00%) CheckPoint
3 9 (22.50%) Juniper
4 8 (20.00%) VMware
5 7 (17.50%) Citrix
6 4 (10.00%) HP
7 3 (7.50%) SolarWinds
8 2 (5.00%) Websense
8 2 (5.00%) Nokia
8 2 (5.00%) Microsoft
8 2 (5.00%) Brocade
8 2 (5.00%) Riverbed
8 2 (5.00%) Aruba
9 1 (2.50%) Rackspace
9 1 (2.50%) Blue Coat
9 1 (2.50%) Fortinet
9 1 (2.50%) SAP