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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited EIGRP over the 3 months to 31 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Enhanced Interior Gateway Routing Protocol (EIGRP)
Rank 148 183 191
Rank change year-on-year
+35 +8
Contract jobs citing EIGRP 9 14 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.27% 0.26% 0.23%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.92% 1.97% 1.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 14 7
Median daily rate £381 £338 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.96% +3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £230 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £458 £550 £390
UK excluding London median daily rate £361 £350 £413
% change year-on-year
+3.21% -15.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £40.00 -
% change year-on-year
-31.25% -
EIGRP
London

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
468 710 706
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 13.97% 12.96% 11.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 364 529 519
Median daily rate £435 £413 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.45% +6.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £260 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £340 £330
% change year-on-year
+8.82% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 21 15
Median hourly rate £19.00 £18.70 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.60% -10.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.25 £13.46 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.00 £24.66 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £26.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +44.44%

EIGRP
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing EIGRP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 31 May 2016.

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 31 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing EIGRP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the City of London region with a requirement for EIGRP.

1 22 (100.00%) Cisco
2 19 (86.36%) BGP
3 17 (77.27%) Cisco Certification
4 15 (68.18%) Firewall
5 14 (63.64%) CCNP
6 12 (54.55%) OSPF
7 10 (45.45%) Finance
7 10 (45.45%) Cisco ASA
8 9 (40.91%) Cisco Nexus
8 9 (40.91%) HSRP
8 9 (40.91%) MPLS
9 8 (36.36%) CheckPoint
9 8 (36.36%) DHCP
10 7 (31.82%) WAN
10 7 (31.82%) TCP/IP
10 7 (31.82%) Juniper
10 7 (31.82%) F5
10 7 (31.82%) Spanning Tree
11 6 (27.27%) Multicast
11 6 (27.27%) Palo Alto
11 6 (27.27%) VPN
11 6 (27.27%) DNS
11 6 (27.27%) CCNA
11 6 (27.27%) LAN
11 6 (27.27%) VoIP
11 6 (27.27%) ITIL
12 5 (22.73%) Wireless
12 5 (22.73%) IPsec
12 5 (22.73%) Network Security
12 5 (22.73%) Degree

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 2 (9.09%) MS Office
2 1 (4.55%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 19 (86.36%) BGP
2 15 (68.18%) Firewall
3 12 (54.55%) OSPF
4 10 (45.45%) Cisco ASA
5 9 (40.91%) Cisco Nexus
5 9 (40.91%) HSRP
5 9 (40.91%) MPLS
6 8 (36.36%) DHCP
7 7 (31.82%) Spanning Tree
7 7 (31.82%) TCP/IP
7 7 (31.82%) WAN
8 6 (27.27%) DNS
8 6 (27.27%) LAN
8 6 (27.27%) Multicast
8 6 (27.27%) VoIP
8 6 (27.27%) VPN
9 5 (22.73%) IPsec
9 5 (22.73%) Network Security
9 5 (22.73%) Wireless
10 4 (18.18%) Cisco IOS
General
1 10 (45.45%) Finance
2 4 (18.18%) Legal
3 3 (13.64%) Financial Institution
4 2 (9.09%) Law
4 2 (9.09%) Telecoms
5 1 (4.55%) Banking
5 1 (4.55%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (72.73%) Network Engineer
2 5 (22.73%) Cisco Engineer
3 4 (18.18%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 4 (18.18%) Senior Network Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Consultant
4 3 (13.64%) Network Consultant
4 3 (13.64%) Network Security Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Security Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (9.09%) Cisco Consultant
5 2 (9.09%) Cisco Network Consultant
5 2 (9.09%) Cisco Support
5 2 (9.09%) Design Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Firewall Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Network Design Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Cisco Security Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Data Network Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Firewall Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Windows Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.64%) 802.1X
2 1 (4.55%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (18.18%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.55%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.55%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 1 (4.55%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.64%) Windows
2 1 (4.55%) Linux
2 1 (4.55%) Unix
2 1 (4.55%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (27.27%) ITIL
2 3 (13.64%) Capacity Planning
2 3 (13.64%) Change Control
2 3 (13.64%) Load Balancing
3 2 (9.09%) High Availability
3 2 (9.09%) Low Latency
3 2 (9.09%) Mentoring
3 2 (9.09%) Migration
3 2 (9.09%) Network Design
3 2 (9.09%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (4.55%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (4.55%) DDoS Mitigation
4 1 (4.55%) Incident Management
4 1 (4.55%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (4.55%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (4.55%) PRINCE2
4 1 (4.55%) TOGAF
4 1 (4.55%) Translating Business Requirements
4 1 (4.55%) Ultra-Low Latency
4 1 (4.55%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.55%) Bash Shell
1 1 (4.55%) Java
1 1 (4.55%) Korn
1 1 (4.55%) Python
1 1 (4.55%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 17 (77.27%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (63.64%) CCNP
3 6 (27.27%) CCNA
4 5 (22.73%) Degree
5 2 (9.09%) CCIE
6 1 (4.55%) CCDA
6 1 (4.55%) CCDP
6 1 (4.55%) CCNP Voice
6 1 (4.55%) CCSA
6 1 (4.55%) CCSE
6 1 (4.55%) CCSP
6 1 (4.55%) CCVP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) MiFID
1 1 (4.55%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.55%) Snort
1 1 (4.55%) VMware ESX
1 1 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (4.55%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 2 (9.09%) Cisco CUCM
1 2 (9.09%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (4.55%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (4.55%) FortiGate
2 1 (4.55%) OpenView
2 1 (4.55%) TrustSec
Vendors
1 22 (100.00%) Cisco
2 8 (36.36%) CheckPoint
3 7 (31.82%) F5
3 7 (31.82%) Juniper
4 6 (27.27%) Palo Alto
5 2 (9.09%) Aruba
5 2 (9.09%) Intel Security
5 2 (9.09%) Nokia
5 2 (9.09%) Riverbed
5 2 (9.09%) VMware
6 1 (4.55%) Avaya
6 1 (4.55%) Blue Coat
6 1 (4.55%) Citrix
6 1 (4.55%) EMC
6 1 (4.55%) Forcepoint
6 1 (4.55%) IBM
6 1 (4.55%) Microsoft
6 1 (4.55%) Mitel
6 1 (4.55%) NetScout
6 1 (4.55%) SolarWinds