The first table below looks at the demand for EIGRP skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited EIGRP over the 3 months to 17 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 East of England 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Enhanced Interior Gateway Routing Protocol (EIGRP)
Rank 146 115 -
Rank change year-on-year
-31 -
Contract jobs citing EIGRP 2 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.064% 0.089% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.53% 0.49% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £400 - -
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
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
380 410 528
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 12.07% 18.15% 16.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 163 141 176
Average daily rate £350 £313 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £180 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.80% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 67 75
Average hourly rate £23.00 £19.00 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.05% -44.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £12.00 £13.43
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.50 £40.00 £48.45
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £22.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -18.18%
EIGRP
England

EIGRP
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing EIGRP across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

EIGRP Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

EIGRP
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing EIGRP across the East of England region.

EIGRP Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

EIGRP
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing EIGRP across the East of England region.

EIGRP Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

EIGRP
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing EIGRP within the East of England region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Essex -21 1 £400 -
Hertfordshire - 1 - -
Bedfordshire - - - - 1
Cambridgeshire - - - -
EIGRP
England

EIGRP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 11 (100.00%) Cisco
1 11 (100.00%) BGP
2 10 (90.91%) MPLS
2 10 (90.91%) WAN
3 9 (81.82%) OSPF
3 9 (81.82%) F5
4 6 (54.55%) Network Architecture
4 6 (54.55%) FWSM
4 6 (54.55%) Cisco Nexus
4 6 (54.55%) Network Design
4 6 (54.55%) VLAN
4 6 (54.55%) IPv6
4 6 (54.55%) WLAN
4 6 (54.55%) RIP
5 5 (45.45%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 5 (45.45%) Firewall
6 4 (36.36%) LAN
6 4 (36.36%) DHCP
6 4 (36.36%) Ethernet
6 4 (36.36%) DNS
6 4 (36.36%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (27.27%) Cisco IOS
7 3 (27.27%) Cisco PIX
7 3 (27.27%) Multicast
7 3 (27.27%) CheckPoint
7 3 (27.27%) SNMP
7 3 (27.27%) SMTP
7 3 (27.27%) Wireless
8 2 (18.18%) Finance
8 2 (18.18%) CCNP

EIGRP
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (9.09%) MS Exchange
1 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
Communications & Networking
1 11 (100.00%) BGP
2 10 (90.91%) WAN
2 10 (90.91%) MPLS
3 9 (81.82%) OSPF
4 6 (54.55%) IPv6
4 6 (54.55%) WLAN
4 6 (54.55%) RIP
4 6 (54.55%) VLAN
4 6 (54.55%) FWSM
4 6 (54.55%) Cisco Nexus
5 5 (45.45%) Firewall
6 4 (36.36%) Cisco ASA
6 4 (36.36%) LAN
6 4 (36.36%) DHCP
6 4 (36.36%) Ethernet
6 4 (36.36%) DNS
7 3 (27.27%) SMTP
7 3 (27.27%) SNMP
7 3 (27.27%) Multicast
7 3 (27.27%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 5 (45.45%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Billing
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Network Consultant
1 5 (45.45%) Consultant
2 4 (36.36%) Network Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) Network Security Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) Security Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Cisco Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Cisco Consultant
4 2 (18.18%) Requirements Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Network Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Cisco Network Consultant
5 1 (9.09%) Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Security Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Network Security Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Network Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Network Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
1 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Network Design
1 6 (54.55%) Network Architecture
2 1 (9.09%) Migration
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) CCNP
1 2 (18.18%) CCNA
1 2 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (9.09%) MCSE
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) Cisco
2 9 (81.82%) F5
3 3 (27.27%) CheckPoint
4 1 (9.09%) VMware
4 1 (9.09%) Fortinet
4 1 (9.09%) Zeacom