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 26 November 2014 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
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Enhanced Interior Gateway Routing Protocol (EIGRP)
Rank 166 211 204
Rank change year-on-year
+45 -7
Contract jobs citing EIGRP 37 17 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.65% 0.24% 0.12%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.12% 2.06% 0.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 10 2
Average daily rate
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£350 £450 £238
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.22% +89.47%
UK excluding London average daily rate £344 £350 £300
% change year-on-year
-1.78% +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £45.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year
-38.88% +15.38%
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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
722 826 912
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 12.66% 11.67% 14.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 525 533 605
Average daily rate £375 £425 £395
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +7.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £575 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 40 37
Average hourly rate £20.00 £18.33 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.11% -10.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £12.75 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £39.80 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £21.75 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+8.04% +3.57%

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 26 November 2014.

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 26 November 2014, 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 66 (98.51%) Cisco
2 56 (83.58%) BGP
3 51 (76.12%) Cisco Certification
4 48 (71.64%) CCNP
4 48 (71.64%) OSPF
5 42 (62.69%) Firewall
6 28 (41.79%) CheckPoint
7 25 (37.31%) WAN
7 25 (37.31%) HSRP
8 24 (35.82%) LAN
9 22 (32.84%) VPN
9 22 (32.84%) Finance
10 21 (31.34%) TCP/IP
11 20 (29.85%) Banking
12 18 (26.87%) Cisco Nexus
13 17 (25.37%) Multicast
13 17 (25.37%) CCIE
14 16 (23.88%) VRRP
14 16 (23.88%) SNMP
14 16 (23.88%) PPP
14 16 (23.88%) DMVPN
15 15 (22.39%) Change Management
16 14 (20.90%) Juniper
16 14 (20.90%) Perl
16 14 (20.90%) UNIX
17 13 (19.40%) CCNA
17 13 (19.40%) TACACS
18 12 (17.91%) MPLS
18 12 (17.91%) VLAN
19 11 (16.42%) F5

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

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (1.49%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 56 (83.58%) BGP
2 48 (71.64%) OSPF
3 42 (62.69%) Firewall
4 25 (37.31%) WAN
4 25 (37.31%) HSRP
5 24 (35.82%) LAN
6 22 (32.84%) VPN
7 21 (31.34%) TCP/IP
8 18 (26.87%) Cisco Nexus
9 17 (25.37%) Multicast
10 16 (23.88%) VRRP
10 16 (23.88%) SNMP
10 16 (23.88%) PPP
10 16 (23.88%) DMVPN
11 13 (19.40%) TACACS
12 12 (17.91%) MPLS
12 12 (17.91%) VLAN
13 11 (16.42%) VoIP
14 9 (13.43%) Network Security
14 9 (13.43%) RIP
Development Applications
1 2 (2.99%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 22 (32.84%) Finance
2 20 (29.85%) Banking
3 7 (10.45%) Investment Banking
4 6 (8.96%) Telecoms
5 5 (7.46%) Retail
5 5 (7.46%) Multimedia
6 1 (1.49%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 36 (53.73%) Cisco Engineer
2 22 (32.84%) Network Engineer
3 18 (26.87%) Cisco Support
3 18 (26.87%) Cisco Support Engineer
3 18 (26.87%) Support Engineer
4 9 (13.43%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 9 (13.43%) Architect
5 8 (11.94%) Telephony Engineer
6 6 (8.96%) Network Architect
6 6 (8.96%) Network Support
6 6 (8.96%) Network Support Engineer
7 5 (7.46%) Network Security Architect
7 5 (7.46%) Senior Network Engineer
7 5 (7.46%) Security Architect
8 3 (4.48%) Data Centre Architect
8 3 (4.48%) NOC Engineer
8 3 (4.48%) Cisco Architect
8 3 (4.48%) Analyst
9 2 (2.99%) Consultant
9 2 (2.99%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.49%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (16.42%) FlexPod
2 2 (2.99%) e-Health
2 2 (2.99%) SecurID
3 1 (1.49%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 14 (20.90%) UNIX
2 1 (1.49%) Windows
2 1 (1.49%) Windows 2000
2 1 (1.49%) Windows NT
2 1 (1.49%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (22.39%) Change Management
2 7 (10.45%) Load Balancing
2 7 (10.45%) Network Design
2 7 (10.45%) ITIL
3 6 (8.96%) Network Architecture
4 3 (4.48%) Mentoring
5 2 (2.99%) Network Monitoring
5 2 (2.99%) Project Management
5 2 (2.99%) PRINCE2
5 2 (2.99%) TOGAF
5 2 (2.99%) Migration
6 1 (1.49%) Data Architecture
6 1 (1.49%) Network Management
6 1 (1.49%) WAN Optimisation
6 1 (1.49%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (1.49%) Data Modelling
6 1 (1.49%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (1.49%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 14 (20.90%) Perl
Qualifications
1 51 (76.12%) Cisco Certification
2 48 (71.64%) CCNP
3 17 (25.37%) CCIE
4 13 (19.40%) CCNA
5 9 (13.43%) CCVP
6 4 (5.97%) CCSE
6 4 (5.97%) CCSA
7 2 (2.99%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (2.99%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (1.49%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.49%) QA
1 1 (1.49%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 11 (16.42%) OpenNMS
1 11 (16.42%) RANCID
2 10 (14.93%) Cisco CUCM
3 9 (13.43%) Cisco UCCX
4 8 (11.94%) Cisco UCCE
5 3 (4.48%) Cisco Prime
6 2 (2.99%) CA Spectrum
6 2 (2.99%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 66 (98.51%) Cisco
2 28 (41.79%) CheckPoint
3 14 (20.90%) Juniper
4 11 (16.42%) F5
5 5 (7.46%) Riverbed
6 2 (2.99%) CA
6 2 (2.99%) Microsoft
7 1 (1.49%) Speakerbus
7 1 (1.49%) SolarWinds
7 1 (1.49%) Websense
7 1 (1.49%) Nokia
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Austin Fraser
Rate: £250 per annum
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