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 March 2015 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
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Enhanced Interior Gateway Routing Protocol (EIGRP)
Rank 445 477 449
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -28
Contract jobs citing EIGRP 131 83 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.27% 0.17% 0.17%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.81% 1.33% 1.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 53 42
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£363 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £276 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £405 £375 £265
% change year-on-year
+8.00% +41.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 2
Average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £31.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+45.45% -12.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £25.00 £31.25
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -20.00%
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
7233 6220 6255
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 14.75% 13.02% 15.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 4000 3282 3129
Average daily rate £370 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £210 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £348 £350 £315
% change year-on-year
-0.57% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 396 388 533
Average hourly rate £26.00 £20.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.00% -11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £21.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+42.85% -6.66%

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 March 2015.

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 March 2015.

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 March 2015. 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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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 62 £325 -18.75% 14
South East -13 24 £450 +34.32% 8
Yorkshire +5 17 £300 +50.00% 3
North West -9 15 £500 - 1
South West -7 6 £450 +9.09% 1
East of England +12 3 £326 -18.43% 1
East Midlands - 3 £425 -
West Midlands - 1 £450 - 1
Midlands - - - -
North East - - - -
EIGRP
UK

EIGRP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, 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.

1 286 (90.79%) Cisco
2 280 (88.89%) BGP
3 226 (71.75%) OSPF
4 215 (68.25%) Cisco Certification
5 197 (62.54%) Firewall
6 185 (58.73%) WAN
7 176 (55.87%) CCNP
8 167 (53.02%) LAN
9 135 (42.86%) MPLS
10 131 (41.59%) Cisco ASA
11 111 (35.24%) CCNA
12 105 (33.33%) VPN
13 102 (32.38%) Cisco Nexus
14 99 (31.43%) F5
14 99 (31.43%) CheckPoint
15 94 (29.84%) Wireless
16 84 (26.67%) Juniper
17 82 (26.03%) Finance
18 77 (24.44%) TCP/IP
19 74 (23.49%) Multicast
20 70 (22.22%) CCIE
21 64 (20.32%) Load Balancing
22 56 (17.78%) Network Security
23 52 (16.51%) VMware
24 51 (16.19%) IPsec
25 50 (15.87%) Windows
26 48 (15.24%) DNS
26 48 (15.24%) WLAN
26 48 (15.24%) Migration
26 48 (15.24%) Telecoms

EIGRP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, 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 17 (5.40%) Apache
2 16 (5.08%) Confluence
2 16 (5.08%) MediaWiki
3 14 (4.44%) IIS
4 13 (4.13%) nginx
5 5 (1.59%) SharePoint
6 4 (1.27%) Lync
7 2 (0.63%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.32%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.32%) Lotus Domino
8 1 (0.32%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (1.90%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (1.27%) MS Excel
3 2 (0.63%) MS Office
4 1 (0.32%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (1.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.95%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (0.95%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 2 (0.63%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.32%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 280 (88.89%) BGP
2 226 (71.75%) OSPF
3 197 (62.54%) Firewall
4 185 (58.73%) WAN
5 167 (53.02%) LAN
6 135 (42.86%) MPLS
7 131 (41.59%) Cisco ASA
8 105 (33.33%) VPN
9 102 (32.38%) Cisco Nexus
10 94 (29.84%) Wireless
11 77 (24.44%) TCP/IP
12 74 (23.49%) Multicast
13 56 (17.78%) Network Security
14 51 (16.19%) IPsec
15 48 (15.24%) DNS
15 48 (15.24%) WLAN
15 48 (15.24%) HSRP
16 47 (14.92%) Internet
16 47 (14.92%) VPLS
17 46 (14.60%) RIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (6.35%) SQL Server
2 16 (5.08%) PostgreSQL
3 13 (4.13%) MySQL
4 10 (3.17%) Relational Database
5 8 (2.54%) Oracle Database
6 2 (0.63%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (0.63%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 16 (5.08%) Subversion
1 16 (5.08%) JIRA
1 16 (5.08%) Git (software)
1 16 (5.08%) Hudson
1 16 (5.08%) Jenkins
2 5 (1.59%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 2 (0.63%) Ant
General
1 82 (26.03%) Finance
2 48 (15.24%) Telecoms
3 46 (14.60%) Banking
4 25 (7.94%) Investment Banking
5 19 (6.03%) Retail
6 12 (3.81%) Financial Institution
7 11 (3.49%) Multimedia
8 8 (2.54%) Manufacturing
9 4 (1.27%) Electronics
9 4 (1.27%) Marketing
10 3 (0.95%) Games
10 3 (0.95%) Local Government
11 2 (0.63%) Publishing
12 1 (0.32%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 182 (57.78%) Network Engineer
2 43 (13.65%) Cisco Engineer
3 38 (12.06%) Architect
4 23 (7.30%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 22 (6.98%) Senior Network Engineer
6 21 (6.67%) Support Engineer
7 16 (5.08%) Network Architect
8 13 (4.13%) Consultant
9 12 (3.81%) Network Consultant
10 11 (3.49%) Design Engineer
10 11 (3.49%) Network Design Engineer
10 11 (3.49%) DevOps Engineer
11 10 (3.17%) NOC Engineer
11 10 (3.17%) Operations Engineer
11 10 (3.17%) IP Engineer
11 10 (3.17%) Network Support
11 10 (3.17%) Network Support Engineer
12 9 (2.86%) Network Analyst
12 9 (2.86%) Technical Architect
12 9 (2.86%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (2.54%) LAMP
2 2 (0.63%) CSS
2 2 (0.63%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 18 (5.71%) PKI
2 16 (5.08%) Wiki
3 13 (4.13%) Clustering
4 12 (3.81%) IVR
5 8 (2.54%) Celerra
5 8 (2.54%) Replication
5 8 (2.54%) FlexPod
6 4 (1.27%) Hedge funds
6 4 (1.27%) Life Science
6 4 (1.27%) Cryptography
6 4 (1.27%) NHS
6 4 (1.27%) DTV
7 3 (0.95%) e-Health
8 2 (0.63%) Management Information System
8 2 (0.63%) Video Conferencing
8 2 (0.63%) Online Games
8 2 (0.63%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (0.63%) Hybrid Cloud
9 1 (0.32%) Enterprise Storage
9 1 (0.32%) IBM XIV
Operating Systems
1 50 (15.87%) Windows
2 35 (11.11%) Linux
3 23 (7.30%) Windows Server 2003
4 22 (6.98%) UNIX
5 16 (5.08%) CentOS
6 13 (4.13%) Debian
6 13 (4.13%) Ubuntu
7 10 (3.17%) Solaris
8 7 (2.22%) Windows Server 2008
9 6 (1.90%) Windows XP
10 5 (1.59%) Windows 2000
11 2 (0.63%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.32%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (0.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (20.32%) Load Balancing
2 48 (15.24%) Migration
3 44 (13.97%) Network Management
4 42 (13.33%) Network Design
5 32 (10.16%) Low Latency
6 31 (9.84%) Disaster Recovery
7 30 (9.52%) ITIL
8 24 (7.62%) Incident Management
9 21 (6.67%) Network Monitoring
9 21 (6.67%) Capacity Planning
10 19 (6.03%) E-Commerce
11 16 (5.08%) Continuous Integration
11 16 (5.08%) DevOps
12 15 (4.76%) Build Automation
13 14 (4.44%) Network Architecture
13 14 (4.44%) Change Management
14 13 (4.13%) Service Delivery
14 13 (4.13%) CRM
14 13 (4.13%) Enterprise Architecture
14 13 (4.13%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 32 (10.16%) Perl
2 15 (4.76%) Lisp
3 13 (4.13%) Ruby
3 13 (4.13%) Bash Shell
4 12 (3.81%) Python
5 11 (3.49%) PHP
5 11 (3.49%) SQL
5 11 (3.49%) Java
6 1 (0.32%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 215 (68.25%) Cisco Certification
2 176 (55.87%) CCNP
3 111 (35.24%) CCNA
4 70 (22.22%) CCIE
5 30 (9.52%) Security Cleared
6 26 (8.25%) CCDP
7 24 (7.62%) SC Cleared
8 12 (3.81%) DV Cleared
8 12 (3.81%) CCIP
9 10 (3.17%) CCSE
10 9 (2.86%) BC Cleared
10 9 (2.86%) CCSA
11 8 (2.54%) JNCIS
12 6 (1.90%) HP ASE
13 5 (1.59%) HP MASE
13 5 (1.59%) Degree
14 4 (1.27%) JNCIP
15 2 (0.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 2 (0.63%) VCAP
15 2 (0.63%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (4.13%) SLA
2 7 (2.22%) QA
3 4 (1.27%) JSP 440
4 2 (0.63%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.32%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 32 (10.16%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (6.35%) Active Directory
3 17 (5.40%) Hyper-V
4 16 (5.08%) Postfix
4 16 (5.08%) Samba
4 16 (5.08%) XenServer
4 16 (5.08%) iptables
5 11 (3.49%) Terminal Services
6 10 (3.17%) VMware ESX
7 9 (2.86%) XenApp
8 8 (2.54%) EMC RecoverPoint
9 5 (1.59%) vSphere
10 4 (1.27%) VMware ESXi
11 1 (0.32%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 19 (6.03%) Cisco CUCM
2 16 (5.08%) Puppet
2 16 (5.08%) ZABBIX
2 16 (5.08%) Cisco Prime
3 11 (3.49%) OPNET
4 10 (3.17%) Salt
4 10 (3.17%) Opscode Chef
5 8 (2.54%) RANCID
5 8 (2.54%) OpenNMS
6 7 (2.22%) Cisco IPCC
7 5 (1.59%) CiscoWorks
7 5 (1.59%) Cisco UCCE
8 4 (1.27%) SCOM
8 4 (1.27%) SolarWinds Orion
8 4 (1.27%) EMC NetWorker
9 3 (0.95%) CA Spectrum
10 2 (0.63%) SCCM
10 2 (0.63%) NetCrunch
10 2 (0.63%) FortiGate
11 1 (0.32%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 286 (90.79%) Cisco
2 99 (31.43%) CheckPoint
2 99 (31.43%) F5
3 84 (26.67%) Juniper
4 52 (16.51%) VMware
5 46 (14.60%) SolarWinds
6 40 (12.70%) HP
7 39 (12.38%) Citrix
8 32 (10.16%) Blue Coat
9 28 (8.89%) Microsoft
10 25 (7.94%) Nortel
10 25 (7.94%) Riverbed
11 20 (6.35%) Fortinet
12 19 (6.03%) Aruba
13 17 (5.40%) Red Hat
14 14 (4.44%) TippingPoint
14 14 (4.44%) BMC
15 13 (4.13%) Motorola
16 12 (3.81%) Avaya
16 12 (3.81%) Oracle
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