The table below looks at the statistics for EIGRP skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited EIGRP over the 3 months to 30 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
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Enhanced Interior Gateway Routing Protocol (EIGRP)
Rank 509 467 514
Rank change year-on-year
-42 +47
Contract jobs citing EIGRP 118 131 80
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.23% 0.26% 0.16%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.53% 1.72% 1.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 78 44
Average daily rate £365 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.68% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.33% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 1
Average hourly rate £32.25 £40.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.37% +45.45%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.25 £40.00 -
% change year-on-year
-19.37% -
EIGRP
UK

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
7716 7619 6697
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 15.06% 15.03% 13.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 4754 4208 3602
Average daily rate £393 £350 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.14% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £208 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £364 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.05% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 294 415 379
Average hourly rate £26.00 £27.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.70% +35.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £12.21
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
- +46.34%

EIGRP
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing EIGRP across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 30 April 2016.

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 30 April 2016.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing EIGRP within the England region over the 3 months to 30 April 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
London -18 42 £400 +14.28% 13
South East -4 35 £363 -12.12% 4
South West +16 11 £363 -19.44% 8
North West -17 9 £325 -33.33% 4
Yorkshire -9 8 £390 +11.42% 1
West Midlands -4 7 £370 -3.26% 6
East of England +3 5 £363 +11.11% 2
EIGRP
UK

EIGRP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the 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.

1 224 (97.39%) Cisco
2 215 (93.48%) BGP
3 173 (75.22%) Cisco Certification
4 166 (72.17%) OSPF
5 139 (60.43%) CCNP
6 131 (56.96%) Firewall
7 126 (54.78%) WAN
8 106 (46.09%) MPLS
9 104 (45.22%) LAN
10 87 (37.83%) VPN
11 83 (36.09%) Cisco Nexus
12 81 (35.22%) Cisco ASA
13 79 (34.35%) Juniper
14 70 (30.43%) F5
15 66 (28.70%) CCNA
15 66 (28.70%) Wireless
16 64 (27.83%) CheckPoint
17 62 (26.96%) IPsec
18 58 (25.22%) DNS
19 55 (23.91%) TCP/IP
19 55 (23.91%) DHCP
20 50 (21.74%) Network Security
21 45 (19.57%) VoIP
22 43 (18.70%) HSRP
23 38 (16.52%) Data Centre
24 35 (15.22%) Finance
25 34 (14.78%) Multicast
25 34 (14.78%) Security Cleared
26 33 (14.35%) ITIL
27 32 (13.91%) CCIE

EIGRP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the 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 3 (1.30%) Apache
1 3 (1.30%) JBoss
2 2 (0.87%) Confluence
2 2 (0.87%) MediaWiki
2 2 (0.87%) nginx
2 2 (0.87%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.43%) OpenStack
3 1 (0.43%) Skype for Business
3 1 (0.43%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.43%) WebLogic
3 1 (0.43%) WebSphere
Applications
1 16 (6.96%) MS Visio
2 5 (2.17%) MS Excel
3 2 (0.87%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (2.61%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.87%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (0.87%) SoftLayer
2 1 (0.43%) IaaS
2 1 (0.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.43%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 215 (93.48%) BGP
2 166 (72.17%) OSPF
3 131 (56.96%) Firewall
4 126 (54.78%) WAN
5 106 (46.09%) MPLS
6 104 (45.22%) LAN
7 87 (37.83%) VPN
8 83 (36.09%) Cisco Nexus
9 81 (35.22%) Cisco ASA
10 66 (28.70%) Wireless
11 62 (26.96%) IPsec
12 58 (25.22%) DNS
13 55 (23.91%) DHCP
13 55 (23.91%) TCP/IP
14 50 (21.74%) Network Security
15 45 (19.57%) VoIP
16 43 (18.70%) HSRP
17 34 (14.78%) Multicast
18 30 (13.04%) Spanning Tree
19 29 (12.61%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (2.17%) MySQL
1 5 (2.17%) Relational Database
2 3 (1.30%) Informix
2 3 (1.30%) RDBMS
3 2 (0.87%) MongoDB
3 2 (0.87%) NoSQL
3 2 (0.87%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (0.87%) Redis
4 1 (0.43%) Data Mining
4 1 (0.43%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.43%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (0.43%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (4.78%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 4 (1.74%) Git (software)
2 4 (1.74%) Hudson
2 4 (1.74%) Jenkins
2 4 (1.74%) JIRA
2 4 (1.74%) Subversion
3 2 (0.87%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 35 (15.22%) Finance
2 15 (6.52%) Banking
3 14 (6.09%) Telecoms
4 9 (3.91%) Investment Banking
5 8 (3.48%) Financial Institution
6 5 (2.17%) Law
6 5 (2.17%) Legal
7 4 (1.74%) Games
8 3 (1.30%) Publishing
8 3 (1.30%) Retail
9 1 (0.43%) Dutch Language
9 1 (0.43%) French Language
9 1 (0.43%) Local Government
9 1 (0.43%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 140 (60.87%) Network Engineer
2 59 (25.65%) Cisco Engineer
3 50 (21.74%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 32 (13.91%) Senior Network Engineer
5 18 (7.83%) Designer
5 18 (7.83%) Network Security Engineer
5 18 (7.83%) Security Engineer
6 17 (7.39%) Network Designer
7 16 (6.96%) IP Designer
8 15 (6.52%) Network Support
9 14 (6.09%) Data Engineer
9 14 (6.09%) Firewall Engineer
9 14 (6.09%) Support Engineer
10 13 (5.65%) Cisco Support
11 12 (5.22%) Architect
11 12 (5.22%) Network Support Engineer
12 10 (4.35%) Cisco Support Engineer
12 10 (4.35%) Network Architect
13 9 (3.91%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
13 9 (3.91%) Voice Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (4.78%) 802.1X
2 3 (1.30%) CSS
2 3 (1.30%) LAMP
2 3 (1.30%) XMPP
3 2 (0.87%) ActiveMQ
3 2 (0.87%) LAPP Stack
3 2 (0.87%) LEMP Stack
3 2 (0.87%) Middleware
3 2 (0.87%) OCX
3 2 (0.87%) RabbitMQ
3 2 (0.87%) Web Services
4 1 (0.43%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 38 (16.52%) Data Centre
2 9 (3.91%) Computer Science
3 8 (3.48%) e-Health
4 7 (3.04%) Clustering
5 6 (2.61%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 5 (2.17%) Management Information System
7 3 (1.30%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (1.30%) Enterprise Storage
7 3 (1.30%) Public Cloud
8 2 (0.87%) Driving Licence
8 2 (0.87%) FlexPod
8 2 (0.87%) IVR
8 2 (0.87%) Wiki
9 1 (0.43%) CLARiiON
9 1 (0.43%) Cryptography
9 1 (0.43%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.43%) PKI
9 1 (0.43%) Statistics
9 1 (0.43%) Symmetrix
9 1 (0.43%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 23 (10.00%) Windows
2 16 (6.96%) Linux
3 11 (4.78%) Unix
4 8 (3.48%) Windows Server
5 7 (3.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (1.30%) CentOS
6 3 (1.30%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (0.87%) CatOS
7 2 (0.87%) Debian
7 2 (0.87%) Ubuntu
7 2 (0.87%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.43%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (14.35%) ITIL
2 31 (13.48%) Load Balancing
3 22 (9.57%) High Availability
4 20 (8.70%) Change Management
5 19 (8.26%) Migration
6 17 (7.39%) Network Design
7 16 (6.96%) Capacity Planning
8 12 (5.22%) Network Monitoring
9 11 (4.78%) Disaster Recovery
9 11 (4.78%) ITSM
9 11 (4.78%) Problem Management
9 11 (4.78%) Project Management
10 10 (4.35%) Network Architecture
10 10 (4.35%) Service Delivery
11 7 (3.04%) Low Latency
12 6 (2.61%) DDoS Mitigation
12 6 (2.61%) Incident Management
12 6 (2.61%) ITIL V3
12 6 (2.61%) Network Management
13 5 (2.17%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 7 (3.04%) Bash Shell
1 7 (3.04%) Perl
2 6 (2.61%) SQL
3 5 (2.17%) Shell Script
4 4 (1.74%) Python
5 3 (1.30%) Java
5 3 (1.30%) PHP
5 3 (1.30%) Ruby
6 2 (0.87%) PowerShell
6 2 (0.87%) Tcl
7 1 (0.43%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.43%) Korn
7 1 (0.43%) Lisp
Qualifications
1 173 (75.22%) Cisco Certification
2 139 (60.43%) CCNP
3 66 (28.70%) CCNA
4 34 (14.78%) Security Cleared
5 32 (13.91%) CCIE
5 32 (13.91%) SC Cleared
6 17 (7.39%) DV Cleared
6 17 (7.39%) JNCIP
7 16 (6.96%) Degree
8 10 (4.35%) JNCIA
9 7 (3.04%) CCDP
10 5 (2.17%) CCNP Voice
11 4 (1.74%) CCSE
11 4 (1.74%) JNCIS
11 4 (1.74%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 3 (1.30%) CCSA
12 3 (1.30%) CCSP
12 3 (1.30%) Check Point Certification
12 3 (1.30%) ITIL Certification
13 2 (0.87%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.30%) SLA
2 2 (0.87%) GLP
3 1 (0.43%) JSP 440
3 1 (0.43%) QA
System Software
1 16 (6.96%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (4.35%) VMware ESX
3 5 (2.17%) vCloud
4 3 (1.30%) Hyper-V
4 3 (1.30%) ProxySG
4 3 (1.30%) vSphere
5 2 (0.87%) iptables
5 2 (0.87%) Postfix
5 2 (0.87%) Samba
5 2 (0.87%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.43%) NFS
6 1 (0.43%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.43%) Snort
6 1 (0.43%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 19 (8.26%) Cisco CUCM
2 16 (6.96%) FortiGate
3 10 (4.35%) CiscoWorks
4 9 (3.91%) OpenView
5 7 (3.04%) WhatsUp Gold
6 4 (1.74%) Nagios
6 4 (1.74%) SolarWinds Orion
7 3 (1.30%) NetBackup
8 2 (0.87%) Cacti
8 2 (0.87%) Cisco Prime
8 2 (0.87%) Graphite
8 2 (0.87%) Opsview
8 2 (0.87%) Puppet
8 2 (0.87%) TrustSec
8 2 (0.87%) ZABBIX
9 1 (0.43%) Cisco UCCX
9 1 (0.43%) HP UCMDB
9 1 (0.43%) OPNET
9 1 (0.43%) SCOM
9 1 (0.43%) vMotion
Vendors
1 224 (97.39%) Cisco
2 79 (34.35%) Juniper
3 70 (30.43%) F5
4 64 (27.83%) CheckPoint
5 31 (13.48%) Palo Alto
6 24 (10.43%) HP
7 23 (10.00%) VMware
8 19 (8.26%) SolarWinds
9 15 (6.52%) Fortinet
10 14 (6.09%) Aruba
11 12 (5.22%) Riverbed
12 9 (3.91%) Citrix
12 9 (3.91%) Nokia
12 9 (3.91%) Red Hat
13 8 (3.48%) Avaya
13 8 (3.48%) Brocade
13 8 (3.48%) Infoblox
13 8 (3.48%) NetQoS
14 7 (3.04%) Microsoft
15 6 (2.61%) Remedy
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