The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the City of London region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Enhanced Interior Gateway Routing Protocol (EIGRP)
Rank 193 200 212
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +12
Contract jobs citing EIGRP 22 5 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.33% 0.079% 0.11%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.90% 0.56% 0.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 2 3
Average daily rate £356 £394 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.52% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £282 £309 £430
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £479 £490
UK excluding London average daily rate £331 £265 £325
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -18.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £31.25 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +38.88%
Communications & Networking Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
759 900 1078
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 11.45% 14.26% 13.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 524 607 722
Average daily rate £388 £400 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £190 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.80% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 43 43
Average hourly rate £22.00 £48.00 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-54.16% +118.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £17.10 £15.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.65 £135.00 £44.05
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £22.50 £28.25
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -20.35%
EIGRP
London

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 16 April 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 16 April 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 34 (100.00%) Cisco
2 29 (85.29%) Cisco Certification
3 25 (73.53%) CCNP
4 22 (64.71%) BGP
5 21 (61.76%) Firewall
5 21 (61.76%) VLAN
6 20 (58.82%) WAN
7 19 (55.88%) LAN
8 18 (52.94%) CheckPoint
9 15 (44.12%) Banking
9 15 (44.12%) HSRP
10 13 (38.24%) Finance
10 13 (38.24%) OSPF
10 13 (38.24%) VoIP
10 13 (38.24%) TCP/IP
11 12 (35.29%) MPLS
11 12 (35.29%) Cisco ASA
12 11 (32.35%) Cisco IOS
12 11 (32.35%) Cisco CUCM
13 10 (29.41%) DMZ
13 10 (29.41%) CCNA
13 10 (29.41%) WLAN
13 10 (29.41%) Network Security
14 8 (23.53%) CCVP
14 8 (23.53%) IPsec
14 8 (23.53%) Load Balancing
14 8 (23.53%) Cisco UCCE
14 8 (23.53%) F5
14 8 (23.53%) Wireless
14 8 (23.53%) TACACS

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

For the 6 months to 16 April 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.

Applications
1 3 (8.82%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.88%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 22 (64.71%) BGP
2 21 (61.76%) Firewall
2 21 (61.76%) VLAN
3 20 (58.82%) WAN
4 19 (55.88%) LAN
5 15 (44.12%) HSRP
6 13 (38.24%) OSPF
6 13 (38.24%) VoIP
6 13 (38.24%) TCP/IP
7 12 (35.29%) MPLS
7 12 (35.29%) Cisco ASA
8 11 (32.35%) Cisco IOS
9 10 (29.41%) Network Security
9 10 (29.41%) DMZ
9 10 (29.41%) WLAN
10 8 (23.53%) TACACS
10 8 (23.53%) Wireless
10 8 (23.53%) IPsec
11 7 (20.59%) Multicast
12 6 (17.65%) IP Telephony
Development Applications
1 5 (14.71%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 15 (44.12%) Banking
2 13 (38.24%) Finance
3 4 (11.76%) Investment Banking
4 3 (8.82%) Law
5 2 (5.88%) Legal
6 1 (2.94%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (32.35%) Network Engineer
2 10 (29.41%) Cisco Engineer
3 8 (23.53%) Analyst
3 8 (23.53%) Network Analyst
4 7 (20.59%) Telephony Engineer
4 7 (20.59%) Senior Analyst
4 7 (20.59%) Senior Network Analyst
5 4 (11.76%) VoIP Engineer
5 4 (11.76%) Voice Analyst
5 4 (11.76%) Cisco VoIP Engineer
6 3 (8.82%) Communications Engineer
6 3 (8.82%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) Security Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) Data Consultant
7 2 (5.88%) Consultant
7 2 (5.88%) Network Security Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) Data Centre Consultant
7 2 (5.88%) Operations Engineer
8 1 (2.94%) Network Operations Engineer
8 1 (2.94%) Voice Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.94%) DCOM
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.76%) e-Health
1 4 (11.76%) SecurID
1 4 (11.76%) Mathematics
2 2 (5.88%) FlexPod
3 1 (2.94%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.94%) FMCG
3 1 (2.94%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 4 (11.76%) Windows
1 4 (11.76%) Linux
2 3 (8.82%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (23.53%) Load Balancing
2 7 (20.59%) Change Management
3 6 (17.65%) Network Management
3 6 (17.65%) Low Latency
4 5 (14.71%) ITIL
4 5 (14.71%) Project Management
5 4 (11.76%) Root Cause Analysis
5 4 (11.76%) Problem Management
6 3 (8.82%) Network Monitoring
7 2 (5.88%) Migration
7 2 (5.88%) Incident Management
8 1 (2.94%) Information Security
8 1 (2.94%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 1 (2.94%) Supplier Management
8 1 (2.94%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (2.94%) Cyber Security
8 1 (2.94%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 7 (20.59%) C
2 2 (5.88%) Python
3 1 (2.94%) SQL
3 1 (2.94%) VB
Qualifications
1 29 (85.29%) Cisco Certification
2 25 (73.53%) CCNP
3 10 (29.41%) CCNA
4 8 (23.53%) CCVP
5 6 (17.65%) Degree
6 3 (8.82%) CCIE
7 2 (5.88%) CWNE
8 1 (2.94%) CCSP
8 1 (2.94%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) SLA
1 1 (2.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (5.88%) VMware ESX
1 2 (5.88%) vCloud
2 1 (2.94%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.94%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 11 (32.35%) Cisco CUCM
2 8 (23.53%) Cisco UCCE
2 8 (23.53%) Cisco UCCX
3 4 (11.76%) CA Spectrum
3 4 (11.76%) CiscoWorks
4 3 (8.82%) SolarWinds Orion
5 2 (5.88%) OpenView
6 1 (2.94%) Nessus
Vendors
1 34 (100.00%) Cisco
2 18 (52.94%) CheckPoint
3 8 (23.53%) F5
4 7 (20.59%) SolarWinds
4 7 (20.59%) Juniper
5 6 (17.65%) Riverbed
6 4 (11.76%) CA
7 3 (8.82%) VMware
7 3 (8.82%) Speakerbus
8 2 (5.88%) Microsoft
8 2 (5.88%) Infoblox
9 1 (2.94%) Aruba
9 1 (2.94%) Q1 Labs
9 1 (2.94%) Oracle
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