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 20 August 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Enhanced Interior Gateway Routing Protocol (EIGRP)
Rank 174 219 216
Rank change year-on-year
+45 -3
Contract jobs citing EIGRP 24 11 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.42% 0.15% 0.19%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.10% 1.26% 1.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 5 9
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.12% -6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £241
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £395 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £17.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+135.29% -38.18%
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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
775 870 980
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 13.40% 11.81% 12.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 495 581 645
Average daily rate £400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £240 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £600 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 32 43
Average hourly rate £19.50 £27.50 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.09% +34.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.30 £16.00 £13.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £160.00 £60.00 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.88 £25.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -

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 20 August 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 20 August 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 38 (97.44%) Cisco
2 33 (84.62%) Cisco Certification
3 31 (79.49%) CCNP
4 28 (71.79%) Firewall
5 27 (69.23%) Finance
6 23 (58.97%) VLAN
7 22 (56.41%) Banking
7 22 (56.41%) CheckPoint
8 20 (51.28%) BGP
9 19 (48.72%) Cisco CUCM
10 18 (46.15%) VoIP
11 16 (41.03%) Cisco UCCX
11 16 (41.03%) Cisco UCCE
11 16 (41.03%) CCVP
12 13 (33.33%) Multicast
13 12 (30.77%) LAN
13 12 (30.77%) OSPF
14 11 (28.21%) WAN
15 9 (23.08%) MPLS
15 9 (23.08%) Juniper
16 7 (17.95%) Wireless
17 6 (15.38%) WLAN
17 6 (15.38%) CCNA
17 6 (15.38%) VPN
17 6 (15.38%) Cisco ASA
17 6 (15.38%) HSRP
18 5 (12.82%) Cisco IOS
18 5 (12.82%) Network Security
18 5 (12.82%) Investment Banking
18 5 (12.82%) IPsec

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

For the 6 months to 20 August 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.

Communications & Networking
1 28 (71.79%) Firewall
2 23 (58.97%) VLAN
3 20 (51.28%) BGP
4 18 (46.15%) VoIP
5 13 (33.33%) Multicast
6 12 (30.77%) LAN
6 12 (30.77%) OSPF
7 11 (28.21%) WAN
8 9 (23.08%) MPLS
9 7 (17.95%) Wireless
10 6 (15.38%) WLAN
10 6 (15.38%) VPN
10 6 (15.38%) Cisco ASA
10 6 (15.38%) HSRP
11 5 (12.82%) Cisco IOS
11 5 (12.82%) Network Security
11 5 (12.82%) IPsec
11 5 (12.82%) RIP
12 4 (10.26%) TCP/IP
13 3 (7.69%) Cisco Nexus
Development Applications
1 1 (2.56%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 27 (69.23%) Finance
2 22 (56.41%) Banking
3 5 (12.82%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 25 (64.10%) Cisco Engineer
2 15 (38.46%) Telephony Engineer
3 11 (28.21%) Network Engineer
4 6 (15.38%) Support Engineer
4 6 (15.38%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 6 (15.38%) Cisco Support
4 6 (15.38%) Cisco Support Engineer
5 4 (10.26%) Network Support Engineer
5 4 (10.26%) VoIP Engineer
5 4 (10.26%) Network Support
5 4 (10.26%) Cisco VoIP Engineer
6 3 (7.69%) Communications Engineer
7 1 (2.56%) Cisco Voice Engineer
7 1 (2.56%) Voice Network Engineer
7 1 (2.56%) Voice Engineer
7 1 (2.56%) Product Manager
7 1 (2.56%) Network Architect
7 1 (2.56%) Junior Network Engineer
7 1 (2.56%) Data Consultant
7 1 (2.56%) Network Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.56%) FlexPod
1 1 (2.56%) Data Integration
1 1 (2.56%) FMCG
1 1 (2.56%) SecurID
1 1 (2.56%) PKI
1 1 (2.56%) e-Health
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.56%) Windows
1 1 (2.56%) Windows 2000
1 1 (2.56%) Windows NT
1 1 (2.56%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (10.26%) ITIL
1 4 (10.26%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (5.13%) Load Balancing
2 2 (5.13%) Low Latency
2 2 (5.13%) Network Management
3 1 (2.56%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (2.56%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (2.56%) Data Architecture
3 1 (2.56%) TOGAF
3 1 (2.56%) Network Design
3 1 (2.56%) Project Management
3 1 (2.56%) Migration
3 1 (2.56%) PRINCE2
3 1 (2.56%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.13%) C
2 1 (2.56%) Python
Qualifications
1 33 (84.62%) Cisco Certification
2 31 (79.49%) CCNP
3 16 (41.03%) CCVP
4 6 (15.38%) CCNA
5 2 (5.13%) CCIE
6 1 (2.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (2.56%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.56%) QA
1 1 (2.56%) PCI DSS
1 1 (2.56%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.56%) vCloud
1 1 (2.56%) Hyper-V
1 1 (2.56%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 19 (48.72%) Cisco CUCM
2 16 (41.03%) Cisco UCCX
2 16 (41.03%) Cisco UCCE
3 1 (2.56%) CA Spectrum
3 1 (2.56%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (2.56%) OpenView
3 1 (2.56%) CiscoWorks
3 1 (2.56%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 38 (97.44%) Cisco
2 22 (56.41%) CheckPoint
3 9 (23.08%) Juniper
4 4 (10.26%) F5
5 3 (7.69%) Speakerbus
6 2 (5.13%) Microsoft
6 2 (5.13%) Riverbed
7 1 (2.56%) SolarWinds
7 1 (2.56%) Aruba
7 1 (2.56%) CA
7 1 (2.56%) VMware