The table below looks at the statistics 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 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Enhanced Interior Gateway Routing Protocol (EIGRP)
Rank 118 124 126
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +2
Contract jobs citing EIGRP 5 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.21% 0.040% 0.12%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.52% 0.27% 0.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 0
Average daily rate £363 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £363
% change year-on-year
- -3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £18.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
- -28.00%
EIGRP
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the East of England region.

Communications & Networking Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
330 365 326
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 14.08% 14.53% 13.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 176 175 153
Average daily rate £375 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £160 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 66 48
Average hourly rate £40.13 £23.13 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+73.51% +15.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.35 £13.95 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £41.90 £39.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+13.20% +26.19%

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 13 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Suffolk - 3 £363 -
Bedfordshire - 1 £300 - 2
Cambridgeshire - 1 £413 -
EIGRP
England

EIGRP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 19 (100.00%) OSPF
1 19 (100.00%) BGP
2 17 (89.47%) MPLS
3 16 (84.21%) VPN
4 15 (78.95%) CCNP
4 15 (78.95%) Cisco Certification
5 14 (73.68%) Firewall
6 13 (68.42%) Cisco
6 13 (68.42%) SSL
6 13 (68.42%) Network Security
7 12 (63.16%) Juniper
8 11 (57.89%) WAN
9 10 (52.63%) IPsec
9 10 (52.63%) JNCIP
10 8 (42.11%) LAN
11 7 (36.84%) VoIP
11 7 (36.84%) DNS
11 7 (36.84%) SMTP
11 7 (36.84%) FTP
11 7 (36.84%) Intrusion Detection
11 7 (36.84%) IMAP
11 7 (36.84%) Cisco ASA
11 7 (36.84%) Data Centre
12 6 (31.58%) Cisco Nexus
12 6 (31.58%) Junos
12 6 (31.58%) VLAN
12 6 (31.58%) Fortinet
12 6 (31.58%) Cisco PIX
12 6 (31.58%) JNCIA
12 6 (31.58%) JNCIS

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

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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.

Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Office
1 1 (5.26%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (100.00%) BGP
1 19 (100.00%) OSPF
2 17 (89.47%) MPLS
3 16 (84.21%) VPN
4 14 (73.68%) Firewall
5 13 (68.42%) Network Security
5 13 (68.42%) SSL
6 11 (57.89%) WAN
7 10 (52.63%) IPsec
8 8 (42.11%) LAN
9 7 (36.84%) Cisco ASA
9 7 (36.84%) DNS
9 7 (36.84%) FTP
9 7 (36.84%) IMAP
9 7 (36.84%) Intrusion Detection
9 7 (36.84%) SMTP
9 7 (36.84%) VoIP
10 6 (31.58%) Cisco PIX
10 6 (31.58%) Junos
10 6 (31.58%) VLAN
General
1 6 (31.58%) Telecoms
2 4 (21.05%) Manufacturing
3 2 (10.53%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 14 (73.68%) Network Engineer
2 6 (31.58%) Cisco Engineer
2 6 (31.58%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 6 (31.58%) Juniper Engineer
3 5 (26.32%) Cisco Design Engineer
3 5 (26.32%) Cisco Network Design Engineer
3 5 (26.32%) Design Engineer
3 5 (26.32%) Network Design Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Designer
4 3 (15.79%) IP Designer
4 3 (15.79%) Network Designer
4 3 (15.79%) Senior Network Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Architect
5 2 (10.53%) Consultant
5 2 (10.53%) Firewall Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) IP Network Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Network Architect
5 2 (10.53%) Network Consultant
6 1 (5.26%) Cisco Support
6 1 (5.26%) Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (36.84%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 5 (26.32%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (31.58%) Migration
2 5 (26.32%) Load Balancing
2 5 (26.32%) Network Design
3 1 (5.26%) Change Management
3 1 (5.26%) ERP
3 1 (5.26%) High Availability
3 1 (5.26%) ITIL
3 1 (5.26%) Network Architecture
3 1 (5.26%) Network Management
3 1 (5.26%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 15 (78.95%) CCNP
1 15 (78.95%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (52.63%) JNCIP
3 6 (31.58%) CCIE
3 6 (31.58%) JNCIA
3 6 (31.58%) JNCIS
4 5 (26.32%) CCSA
4 5 (26.32%) CCSE
4 5 (26.32%) Degree
4 5 (26.32%) JNCIE
5 3 (15.79%) CCNA
5 3 (15.79%) DV Cleared
5 3 (15.79%) SC Cleared
5 3 (15.79%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) HP NNM
Vendors
1 13 (68.42%) Cisco
2 12 (63.16%) Juniper
3 6 (31.58%) CheckPoint
3 6 (31.58%) Fortinet
3 6 (31.58%) HP
4 5 (26.32%) Blue Coat
4 5 (26.32%) Citrix
4 5 (26.32%) IronPort
4 5 (26.32%) Tufin
5 1 (5.26%) F5
5 1 (5.26%) VMware