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 8 December 2016 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Enhanced Interior Gateway Routing Protocol (EIGRP)
Rank 520 488 441
Rank change year-on-year
-32 -47
Contract jobs citing EIGRP 78 133 173
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.17% 0.26% 0.34%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.14% 1.85% 2.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 86 121
Median daily rate £425 £378 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.58% +19.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £239 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £465 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 7
Median hourly rate £29.61 £34.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.91% +23.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.72 £28.80 £17.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.27 £41.20 £37.76
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.56 £30.75 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-29.90% +11.81%
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
6861 7181 7561
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 14.91% 14.21% 14.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 4155 4271 4400
Median daily rate £400 £400 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £538 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 370 443 411
Median hourly rate £28.00 £22.50 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.44% +4.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £12.00 £12.28
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.31 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £22.69
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -0.83%

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 8 December 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 8 December 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing EIGRP within the England region over the 3 months to 8 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -30 43 £444 +10.93% 9
South East +13 10 £500 +41.84% 4
Yorkshire +11 9 £325 -7.14% 1
North West +15 7 £338 -15.62% 2
East of England -5 4 £279 -0.26% 1
East Midlands -7 2 - -
West Midlands - 2 £375 - 1
South West +14 1 - -
EIGRP
UK

EIGRP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 8 December 2016, 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.

1 131 (88.51%) Cisco
2 118 (79.73%) BGP
3 113 (76.35%) OSPF
4 110 (74.32%) Cisco Certification
5 89 (60.14%) CCNP
6 79 (53.38%) Firewall
7 74 (50.00%) WAN
8 63 (42.57%) Cisco ASA
9 61 (41.22%) VPN
10 56 (37.84%) LAN
11 53 (35.81%) Cisco Nexus
12 49 (33.11%) F5
13 48 (32.43%) CheckPoint
14 45 (30.41%) MPLS
15 44 (29.73%) Juniper
15 44 (29.73%) CCNA
16 41 (27.70%) IPsec
16 41 (27.70%) Data Centre
17 40 (27.03%) Palo Alto
17 40 (27.03%) VLAN
18 39 (26.35%) HSRP
19 34 (22.97%) Wireless
20 32 (21.62%) CCIE
20 32 (21.62%) Network Security
21 31 (20.95%) TCP/IP
21 31 (20.95%) VoIP
22 28 (18.92%) DNS
23 26 (17.57%) SSL
23 26 (17.57%) VRRP
23 26 (17.57%) Finance

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 (1.35%) Apache
1 2 (1.35%) Confluence
1 2 (1.35%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (1.35%) JBoss
1 2 (1.35%) MediaWiki
1 2 (1.35%) MS Exchange
1 2 (1.35%) nginx
1 2 (1.35%) WebSphere
2 1 (0.68%) SAS
2 1 (0.68%) WildFly
Applications
1 13 (8.78%) MS Visio
2 9 (6.08%) MS Excel
3 6 (4.05%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.03%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (2.03%) AWS CloudFormation
1 3 (2.03%) Office 365
2 1 (0.68%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 118 (79.73%) BGP
2 113 (76.35%) OSPF
3 79 (53.38%) Firewall
4 74 (50.00%) WAN
5 63 (42.57%) Cisco ASA
6 61 (41.22%) VPN
7 56 (37.84%) LAN
8 53 (35.81%) Cisco Nexus
9 45 (30.41%) MPLS
10 41 (27.70%) IPsec
11 40 (27.03%) VLAN
12 39 (26.35%) HSRP
13 34 (22.97%) Wireless
14 32 (21.62%) Network Security
15 31 (20.95%) TCP/IP
15 31 (20.95%) VoIP
16 28 (18.92%) DNS
17 26 (17.57%) SSL
17 26 (17.57%) VRRP
18 25 (16.89%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.35%) MySQL
1 2 (1.35%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (0.68%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (6.08%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 3 (2.03%) JIRA
3 2 (1.35%) Git (software)
3 2 (1.35%) Hudson
3 2 (1.35%) Jenkins
3 2 (1.35%) Subversion
General
1 26 (17.57%) Finance
2 14 (9.46%) Banking
3 11 (7.43%) Telecoms
4 6 (4.05%) Retail
5 3 (2.03%) Publishing
6 2 (1.35%) Billing
6 2 (1.35%) Investment Banking
6 2 (1.35%) Legal
6 2 (1.35%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.68%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.68%) Law
7 1 (0.68%) Military
Job Titles
1 89 (60.14%) Network Engineer
2 38 (25.68%) Cisco Engineer
3 35 (23.65%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 20 (13.51%) Senior Network Engineer
5 17 (11.49%) Security Engineer
6 15 (10.14%) Network Security Engineer
7 12 (8.11%) Consultant
8 10 (6.76%) Cisco VoIP Engineer
8 10 (6.76%) Telephony Engineer
8 10 (6.76%) VoIP Engineer
9 9 (6.08%) Architect
10 8 (5.41%) Network Architect
10 8 (5.41%) Support Engineer
11 7 (4.73%) Network Consultant
11 7 (4.73%) Network Support
11 7 (4.73%) Network Support Engineer
11 7 (4.73%) Senior Cisco Engineer
12 6 (4.05%) Data Engineer
13 5 (3.38%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
13 5 (3.38%) Senior Data Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (9.46%) 802.1X
2 5 (3.38%) CSS
3 3 (2.03%) COM
4 1 (0.68%) Apache Flex
4 1 (0.68%) LAMP
4 1 (0.68%) LAPP Stack
4 1 (0.68%) LEMP Stack
4 1 (0.68%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 41 (27.70%) Data Centre
2 4 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (2.70%) Computer Science
3 3 (2.03%) Cryptography
3 3 (2.03%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 2 (1.35%) Clustering
4 2 (1.35%) DataPower
4 2 (1.35%) e-Health
4 2 (1.35%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.35%) Wiki
5 1 (0.68%) BYOD
5 1 (0.68%) Driving Licence
5 1 (0.68%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.68%) Mainframe
5 1 (0.68%) PKI
5 1 (0.68%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 22 (14.86%) Windows
2 17 (11.49%) Unix
3 13 (8.78%) Windows Server
4 12 (8.11%) Linux
5 4 (2.70%) CentOS
6 3 (2.03%) Ubuntu
6 3 (2.03%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (1.35%) Debian
7 2 (1.35%) FreeBSD
8 1 (0.68%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.68%) Mandriva Linux
8 1 (0.68%) Solaris
8 1 (0.68%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (16.89%) Load Balancing
2 18 (12.16%) Network Design
3 10 (6.76%) Change Control
3 10 (6.76%) ITIL
4 9 (6.08%) High Availability
5 8 (5.41%) Change Management
5 8 (5.41%) Project Management
5 8 (5.41%) Security Architecture
5 8 (5.41%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 7 (4.73%) Migration
6 7 (4.73%) Network Monitoring
7 6 (4.05%) Network Architecture
7 6 (4.05%) Network Management
7 6 (4.05%) Root Cause Analysis
8 5 (3.38%) Escalation Management
8 5 (3.38%) Information Security
8 5 (3.38%) Kalman Filter
8 5 (3.38%) Problem Management
8 5 (3.38%) Service Delivery
8 5 (3.38%) Threat Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (4.73%) Shell Script
2 4 (2.70%) SQL
3 3 (2.03%) Bash Shell
3 3 (2.03%) Perl
3 3 (2.03%) Python
4 1 (0.68%) Java
4 1 (0.68%) PHP
Qualifications
1 110 (74.32%) Cisco Certification
2 89 (60.14%) CCNP
3 44 (29.73%) CCNA
4 32 (21.62%) CCIE
5 19 (12.84%) Security Cleared
6 15 (10.14%) SC Cleared
7 10 (6.76%) CCVP
7 10 (6.76%) Degree
8 7 (4.73%) CCDP
9 6 (4.05%) CISSP
10 4 (2.70%) DV Cleared
10 4 (2.70%) JNCIA
11 3 (2.03%) CCDE
11 3 (2.03%) CISM
11 3 (2.03%) GSEC
11 3 (2.03%) JNCIP
12 2 (1.35%) CCSA
12 2 (1.35%) CCSE
12 2 (1.35%) PMI Certification
12 2 (1.35%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.03%) COBIT
1 3 (2.03%) ISO27002
1 3 (2.03%) PCI DSS
2 2 (1.35%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (8.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (6.08%) Active Directory
3 4 (2.70%) iptables
4 3 (2.03%) Forefront TMG
4 3 (2.03%) ProxySG
4 3 (2.03%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (2.03%) vSphere
5 2 (1.35%) Postfix
5 2 (1.35%) Samba
5 2 (1.35%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 13 (8.78%) Cisco CUCM
2 10 (6.76%) Cisco UCCE
2 10 (6.76%) Cisco UCCX
3 6 (4.05%) Cacti
4 5 (3.38%) FortiGate
4 5 (3.38%) Nagios
4 5 (3.38%) SmokePing
5 4 (2.70%) WhatsUp Gold
6 3 (2.03%) Cisco Prime
6 3 (2.03%) Nessus
6 3 (2.03%) OpenView
6 3 (2.03%) SCCM
7 2 (1.35%) HP UCMDB
7 2 (1.35%) OPNET
7 2 (1.35%) Puppet
7 2 (1.35%) ZABBIX
8 1 (0.68%) Cisco CME
8 1 (0.68%) Cisco LMS
8 1 (0.68%) Norton AntiVirus
8 1 (0.68%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 131 (88.51%) Cisco
2 49 (33.11%) F5
3 48 (32.43%) CheckPoint
4 44 (29.73%) Juniper
5 40 (27.03%) Palo Alto
6 20 (13.51%) Microsoft
7 18 (12.16%) Fortinet
8 17 (11.49%) Aruba
8 17 (11.49%) HP
9 15 (10.14%) VMware
10 13 (8.78%) Riverbed
11 11 (7.43%) Citrix
12 10 (6.76%) Blue Coat
12 10 (6.76%) Red Box
13 8 (5.41%) SolarWinds
13 8 (5.41%) Sourcefire
14 7 (4.73%) Motorola
15 6 (4.05%) Intel Security
16 5 (3.38%) BT
16 5 (3.38%) TippingPoint