The table below looks at the statistics for EIGRP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited EIGRP over the 3 months to 28 April 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.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Enhanced Interior Gateway Routing Protocol (EIGRP)
Rank 88 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing EIGRP 6 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.39% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.05% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £325 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £390 £325
% change year-on-year
-7.05% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.25 £40.00 -
% change year-on-year
-19.37% -
EIGRP
Scotland

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

Communications & Networking Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
148 153 148
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 9.70% 10.49% 11.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 58 72
Average daily rate £400 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £171 £128
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £444
UK excluding London average daily rate £364 £342 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.43% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 12 2
Average hourly rate £15.00 £40.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-62.50% +60.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
- +46.34%

EIGRP
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

EIGRP Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

EIGRP
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

EIGRP Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

EIGRP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 8 (100.00%) Cisco
1 8 (100.00%) BGP
2 7 (87.50%) LAN
2 7 (87.50%) WAN
3 6 (75.00%) CheckPoint
3 6 (75.00%) Firewall
3 6 (75.00%) OSPF
4 5 (62.50%) MPLS
4 5 (62.50%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (62.50%) VPN
4 5 (62.50%) CCNP
5 4 (50.00%) CCNA
5 4 (50.00%) TCP/IP
5 4 (50.00%) Wireless
5 4 (50.00%) Finance
5 4 (50.00%) VLAN
5 4 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (50.00%) Data Centre
6 3 (37.50%) HSRP
6 3 (37.50%) Load Balancing
6 3 (37.50%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (37.50%) X.25
6 3 (37.50%) PPP
6 3 (37.50%) ATM
6 3 (37.50%) ISDN
6 3 (37.50%) CCIE
7 2 (25.00%) Information Security
7 2 (25.00%) Cisco IOS
7 2 (25.00%) Disclosure Scotland
8 1 (12.50%) Re-Platforming

EIGRP
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 (12.50%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 8 (100.00%) BGP
2 7 (87.50%) LAN
2 7 (87.50%) WAN
3 6 (75.00%) Firewall
3 6 (75.00%) OSPF
4 5 (62.50%) MPLS
4 5 (62.50%) VPN
5 4 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (50.00%) TCP/IP
5 4 (50.00%) VLAN
5 4 (50.00%) Wireless
6 3 (37.50%) ATM
6 3 (37.50%) HSRP
6 3 (37.50%) ISDN
6 3 (37.50%) PPP
6 3 (37.50%) X.25
7 2 (25.00%) Cisco IOS
8 1 (12.50%) DHCP
8 1 (12.50%) DNS
8 1 (12.50%) SAN
General
1 4 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Network Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Cisco Consultant
2 3 (37.50%) Cisco Network Consultant
2 3 (37.50%) Consultant
2 3 (37.50%) Data Consultant
2 3 (37.50%) Network Consultant
2 3 (37.50%) Senior Network Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Cisco Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Data Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Data Network Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Switch Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Cloud Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Network Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Network Operations Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Operations Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Network Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
2 1 (12.50%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (12.50%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
1 1 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Load Balancing
1 3 (37.50%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (25.00%) Information Security
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (12.50%) DevOps
3 1 (12.50%) High Availability
3 1 (12.50%) Kanban
3 1 (12.50%) Network Design
3 1 (12.50%) Re-Platforming
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) CCNP
1 5 (62.50%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (50.00%) CCNA
3 3 (37.50%) CCIE
4 1 (12.50%) CCDA
4 1 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (12.50%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco
2 6 (75.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (12.50%) Citrix
3 1 (12.50%) EMC
3 1 (12.50%) Fortinet
3 1 (12.50%) Red Hat
3 1 (12.50%) VMware