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 21 November 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
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Enhanced Interior Gateway Routing Protocol (EIGRP)
Rank 141 112 131
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +19
Contract jobs citing EIGRP 1 15 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.035% 0.61% 0.27%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.21% 3.67% 1.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 7
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£270 £285 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% +3.63%
UK excluding London average daily rate £331 £350 £315
% change year-on-year
-5.35% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £45.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year
-38.88% +15.38%
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
475 409 470
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 16.51% 16.75% 15.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 283 175 196
Average daily rate £338 £308 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.75% -12.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £190 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £462 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £348 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.88% +3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 74 58
Average hourly rate £24.50 £21.75 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.64% -34.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.12 £11.50 £11.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £42.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.88 £21.88 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+4.57% +4.16%

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 21 November 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
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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
Bedfordshire - 1 £270 - 2
Hertfordshire - - - - 1
EIGRP
England

EIGRP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 6 (100.00%) Cisco
1 6 (100.00%) OSPF
2 5 (83.33%) BGP
2 5 (83.33%) Wireless
2 5 (83.33%) VoIP
3 4 (66.67%) WAN
3 4 (66.67%) VPN
3 4 (66.67%) MPLS
3 4 (66.67%) Aruba
3 4 (66.67%) Firewall
4 3 (50.00%) Websense
4 3 (50.00%) HP
4 3 (50.00%) DNS
4 3 (50.00%) TCP/IP
5 2 (33.33%) LAN
5 2 (33.33%) Juniper
5 2 (33.33%) ATM
5 2 (33.33%) Ethernet
5 2 (33.33%) Windows
5 2 (33.33%) Migration
5 2 (33.33%) 3Com
5 2 (33.33%) Trend Micro
5 2 (33.33%) Splunk
5 2 (33.33%) Vulnerability Management
5 2 (33.33%) SonicWALL
6 1 (16.67%) Network Security
6 1 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (16.67%) Riverbed
6 1 (16.67%) SolarWinds

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

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 (16.67%) IIS
1 1 (16.67%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Office
1 1 (16.67%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) OSPF
2 5 (83.33%) BGP
2 5 (83.33%) VoIP
2 5 (83.33%) Wireless
3 4 (66.67%) WAN
3 4 (66.67%) MPLS
3 4 (66.67%) Firewall
3 4 (66.67%) VPN
4 3 (50.00%) DNS
4 3 (50.00%) TCP/IP
5 2 (33.33%) LAN
5 2 (33.33%) ATM
5 2 (33.33%) Ethernet
6 1 (16.67%) PPP
6 1 (16.67%) ISDN
6 1 (16.67%) SMTP
6 1 (16.67%) DHCP
6 1 (16.67%) SSL
6 1 (16.67%) TACACS
6 1 (16.67%) Frame Relay
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Network Security Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Security Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Wireless Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) SecurID
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) Windows XP
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Migration
1 2 (33.33%) Vulnerability Management
2 1 (16.67%) WAN Optimisation
2 1 (16.67%) Load Balancing
2 1 (16.67%) Network Load Balancing
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) CCNP
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (16.67%) Terminal Services
1 1 (16.67%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) NetBackup
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
2 4 (66.67%) Aruba
3 3 (50.00%) Websense
3 3 (50.00%) HP
4 2 (33.33%) Juniper
4 2 (33.33%) 3Com
4 2 (33.33%) SonicWALL
4 2 (33.33%) Trend Micro
4 2 (33.33%) Splunk
5 1 (16.67%) Riverbed
5 1 (16.67%) SolarWinds
5 1 (16.67%) F5
5 1 (16.67%) Brocade
5 1 (16.67%) BT
5 1 (16.67%) Veritas
5 1 (16.67%) Lotus
5 1 (16.67%) CheckPoint
5 1 (16.67%) Symantec
5 1 (16.67%) Dell
5 1 (16.67%) Avaya