The table below looks at the statistics for EIGRP skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited EIGRP over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Enhanced Interior Gateway Routing Protocol (EIGRP)
UK / England
Rank 514 478 410
Rank change year-on-year
-36 -68
Contract jobs citing EIGRP 56 116 171
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.13% 0.25% 0.38%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.89% 1.73% 2.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 75 121
Median daily rate £394 £350 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £254 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £473 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £300 £338
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 5
Median hourly rate £20.37 £27.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.93% +52.77%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.37 £27.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-25.93% +52.77%

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

Communications & Networking Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
6291 6724 6772
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 15.15% 14.45% 14.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 3845 3957 3888
Median daily rate £400 £400 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £245 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.68% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 310 353 381
Median hourly rate £27.00 £27.50 £21.58
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.81% +27.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.90 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.50 £30.00 £23.75
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +26.31%

EIGRP
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing EIGRP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

EIGRP Jobs Demand Trend in England

EIGRP
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

EIGRP Daily Rate Trend in England

EIGRP
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing EIGRP across the England region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017.

EIGRP Daily Rate Histogram in England

EIGRP
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

EIGRP Hourly Rate Trend in England

EIGRP
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing EIGRP across the England region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017.

EIGRP Hourly Rate Histogram in England

EIGRP
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing EIGRP within the England region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -37 24 £433 +8.12% 11
South East +3 9 £513 +64.00% 2
Yorkshire +3 6 £350 +20.68%
North West - 6 £338 - 1
East of England +7 4 £279 -25.53% 1
West Midlands - 4 £344 - 1
East Midlands +4 2 - -
South West +10 1 - - 1
EIGRP
UK

EIGRP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing EIGRP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for EIGRP.

1 125 (93.98%) Cisco
2 107 (80.45%) BGP
3 103 (77.44%) OSPF
4 100 (75.19%) Cisco Certification
5 84 (63.16%) CCNP
6 73 (54.89%) Firewall
7 57 (42.86%) WAN
7 57 (42.86%) Cisco ASA
8 49 (36.84%) Cisco Nexus
9 46 (34.59%) VPN
10 45 (33.83%) CheckPoint
11 44 (33.08%) LAN
12 43 (32.33%) MPLS
12 43 (32.33%) F5
13 42 (31.58%) CCNA
14 39 (29.32%) Juniper
15 37 (27.82%) IPsec
16 36 (27.07%) Palo Alto
17 34 (25.56%) VLAN
18 32 (24.06%) Network Security
19 31 (23.31%) VoIP
20 29 (21.80%) Wireless
20 29 (21.80%) HSRP
21 28 (21.05%) Data Centre
22 27 (20.30%) Finance
22 27 (20.30%) CCIE
23 26 (19.55%) DNS
24 25 (18.80%) WLAN
25 24 (18.05%) TCP/IP
26 22 (16.54%) F5 BIG-IP LTM

EIGRP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (1.50%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (1.50%) MS Exchange
1 2 (1.50%) WebSphere
2 1 (0.75%) SAS
Applications
1 7 (5.26%) MS Visio
2 5 (3.76%) MS Office
3 3 (2.26%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.26%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (2.26%) AWS CloudFormation
1 3 (2.26%) Office 365
2 1 (0.75%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 107 (80.45%) BGP
2 103 (77.44%) OSPF
3 73 (54.89%) Firewall
4 57 (42.86%) Cisco ASA
4 57 (42.86%) WAN
5 49 (36.84%) Cisco Nexus
6 46 (34.59%) VPN
7 44 (33.08%) LAN
8 43 (32.33%) MPLS
9 37 (27.82%) IPsec
10 34 (25.56%) VLAN
11 32 (24.06%) Network Security
12 31 (23.31%) VoIP
13 29 (21.80%) HSRP
13 29 (21.80%) Wireless
14 26 (19.55%) DNS
15 25 (18.80%) WLAN
16 24 (18.05%) TCP/IP
17 22 (16.54%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
18 20 (15.04%) SSL
Development Applications
1 9 (6.77%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (0.75%) JIRA
General
1 27 (20.30%) Finance
2 14 (10.53%) Banking
3 13 (9.77%) Telecoms
4 4 (3.01%) Retail
5 2 (1.50%) Electronics
5 2 (1.50%) Financial Institution
5 2 (1.50%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.50%) Publishing
6 1 (0.75%) Billing
6 1 (0.75%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.75%) Legal
6 1 (0.75%) Military
Job Titles
1 79 (59.40%) Network Engineer
2 36 (27.07%) Cisco Engineer
3 33 (24.81%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 20 (15.04%) Senior Network Engineer
5 16 (12.03%) Security Engineer
6 14 (10.53%) Network Security Engineer
7 11 (8.27%) Consultant
8 10 (7.52%) Cisco VoIP Engineer
8 10 (7.52%) Telephony Engineer
8 10 (7.52%) VoIP Engineer
9 8 (6.02%) Network Support
9 8 (6.02%) Support Engineer
10 7 (5.26%) Architect
10 7 (5.26%) Network Architect
10 7 (5.26%) Network Support Engineer
10 7 (5.26%) Senior Cisco Engineer
11 6 (4.51%) Data Engineer
11 6 (4.51%) Network Consultant
12 5 (3.76%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
12 5 (3.76%) Senior Data Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (10.53%) 802.1X
2 3 (2.26%) COM
2 3 (2.26%) CSS
2 3 (2.26%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 28 (21.05%) Data Centre
2 6 (4.51%) Computer Science
3 4 (3.01%) RSA SecurID
4 3 (2.26%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (2.26%) Cryptography
4 3 (2.26%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 3 (2.26%) Driving Licence
5 2 (1.50%) DataPower
5 2 (1.50%) e-Health
5 2 (1.50%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.75%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.75%) Mainframe
6 1 (0.75%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 18 (13.53%) Unix
2 13 (9.77%) Windows
3 8 (6.02%) Linux
4 5 (3.76%) Windows Server
5 2 (1.50%) FreeBSD
6 1 (0.75%) CentOS
6 1 (0.75%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.75%) Mandriva Linux
6 1 (0.75%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.75%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.75%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (15.79%) Network Design
2 19 (14.29%) Load Balancing
3 8 (6.02%) ITIL
3 8 (6.02%) Security Architecture
3 8 (6.02%) Security Monitoring
3 8 (6.02%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 7 (5.26%) Change Control
4 7 (5.26%) High Availability
5 6 (4.51%) Network Architecture
5 6 (4.51%) Network Management
6 5 (3.76%) Change Management
6 5 (3.76%) Kalman Filter
6 5 (3.76%) Low Latency
6 5 (3.76%) Mentoring
6 5 (3.76%) Migration
6 5 (3.76%) Project Management
6 5 (3.76%) Service Delivery
6 5 (3.76%) Threat Management
7 4 (3.01%) Presales
7 4 (3.01%) Ultra-Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 4 (3.01%) Python
2 3 (2.26%) Perl
2 3 (2.26%) Shell Script
2 3 (2.26%) SQL
3 1 (0.75%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 100 (75.19%) Cisco Certification
2 84 (63.16%) CCNP
3 42 (31.58%) CCNA
4 27 (20.30%) CCIE
5 19 (14.29%) Security Cleared
6 15 (11.28%) SC Cleared
7 12 (9.02%) Degree
8 10 (7.52%) CCVP
9 9 (6.77%) CCDP
10 6 (4.51%) CISSP
11 4 (3.01%) DV Cleared
11 4 (3.01%) JNCIA
11 4 (3.01%) JNCIP
12 3 (2.26%) CCDE
12 3 (2.26%) CISM
12 3 (2.26%) GSEC
13 2 (1.50%) CCDA
13 2 (1.50%) CCSA
13 2 (1.50%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 2 (1.50%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.76%) PCI DSS
2 3 (2.26%) COBIT
2 3 (2.26%) ISO27002
3 2 (1.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.75%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.75%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (8.27%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (5.26%) Active Directory
3 3 (2.26%) Forefront TMG
3 3 (2.26%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (2.26%) vSphere
4 1 (0.75%) iptables
4 1 (0.75%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 13 (9.77%) Cisco CUCM
2 10 (7.52%) Cisco UCCE
2 10 (7.52%) Cisco UCCX
3 7 (5.26%) WhatsUp Gold
4 5 (3.76%) FortiGate
5 3 (2.26%) Cisco Prime
5 3 (2.26%) Nessus
5 3 (2.26%) OpenView
5 3 (2.26%) Pingdom
5 3 (2.26%) SCCM
6 2 (1.50%) Cacti
6 2 (1.50%) HP UCMDB
6 2 (1.50%) OPNET
7 1 (0.75%) Cisco CME
7 1 (0.75%) Cisco LMS
7 1 (0.75%) Nagios
7 1 (0.75%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (0.75%) SmokePing
7 1 (0.75%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 125 (93.98%) Cisco
2 45 (33.83%) CheckPoint
3 43 (32.33%) F5
4 39 (29.32%) Juniper
5 36 (27.07%) Palo Alto
6 16 (12.03%) Fortinet
7 15 (11.28%) HP
7 15 (11.28%) Microsoft
8 14 (10.53%) VMware
9 11 (8.27%) Aruba
10 10 (7.52%) Red Box
11 8 (6.02%) Sourcefire
12 7 (5.26%) Blue Coat
12 7 (5.26%) Citrix
12 7 (5.26%) Riverbed
13 6 (4.51%) Splunk
14 5 (3.76%) BT
14 5 (3.76%) SolarWinds
14 5 (3.76%) TippingPoint
15 4 (3.01%) NetScout