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 23 February 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Enhanced Interior Gateway Routing Protocol (EIGRP)
UK / England
Rank 519 492 444
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -48
Contract jobs citing EIGRP 54 118 150
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.13% 0.25% 0.31%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.86% 1.70% 2.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 81 103
Median daily rate £338 £363 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.89% +7.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £458 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £313 £350 £363
% change year-on-year
-10.71% -3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 3
Median hourly rate £12.06 £17.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.07% -2.77%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.06 - £18.00

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
6264 6941 7172
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 14.96% 14.54% 15.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 3949 4167 3986
Median daily rate £400 £386 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.76% +2.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £238 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 328 294 428
Median hourly rate £21.50 £27.50 £23.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.81% +15.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £30.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-28.33% +13.20%

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 23 February 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
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 23 February 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 -28 20 £350 -9.67% 13
South East +1 11 £300 -12.72% 3
North West - 10 £315 - 2
Yorkshire +5 5 £300 +3.44%
West Midlands - 4 £338 -
East Midlands +4 3 £265 -11.66%
East of England -2 1 £450 +24.13%
EIGRP
UK

EIGRP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 February 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
2 113 (84.96%) BGP
3 107 (80.45%) OSPF
4 100 (75.19%) Cisco Certification
5 88 (66.17%) CCNP
6 78 (58.65%) Firewall
7 69 (51.88%) WAN
8 57 (42.86%) Cisco ASA
9 53 (39.85%) LAN
9 53 (39.85%) MPLS
9 53 (39.85%) F5
10 51 (38.35%) VPN
10 51 (38.35%) Juniper
11 48 (36.09%) CCNA
12 45 (33.83%) CheckPoint
13 44 (33.08%) Cisco Nexus
14 36 (27.07%) TCP/IP
14 36 (27.07%) IPsec
14 36 (27.07%) Palo Alto
15 35 (26.32%) DNS
16 34 (25.56%) Network Security
17 31 (23.31%) VLAN
18 29 (21.80%) Wireless
18 29 (21.80%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
19 28 (21.05%) Finance
20 27 (20.30%) VoIP
20 27 (20.30%) Data Centre
21 26 (19.55%) HSRP
22 25 (18.80%) Spanning Tree
22 25 (18.80%) DHCP

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%) WebSphere
2 1 (0.75%) SAS
Applications
1 6 (4.51%) MS Visio
2 3 (2.26%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.26%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.01%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.26%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (0.75%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.75%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.75%) Office 365
3 1 (0.75%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 113 (84.96%) BGP
2 107 (80.45%) OSPF
3 78 (58.65%) Firewall
4 69 (51.88%) WAN
5 57 (42.86%) Cisco ASA
6 53 (39.85%) LAN
6 53 (39.85%) MPLS
7 51 (38.35%) VPN
8 44 (33.08%) Cisco Nexus
9 36 (27.07%) IPsec
9 36 (27.07%) TCP/IP
10 35 (26.32%) DNS
11 34 (25.56%) Network Security
12 31 (23.31%) VLAN
13 29 (21.80%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
13 29 (21.80%) Wireless
14 27 (20.30%) VoIP
15 26 (19.55%) HSRP
16 25 (18.80%) DHCP
16 25 (18.80%) Spanning Tree
Development Applications
1 6 (4.51%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (0.75%) JIRA
2 1 (0.75%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 28 (21.05%) Finance
2 13 (9.77%) Banking
2 13 (9.77%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.50%) Electronics
3 2 (1.50%) Financial Institution
3 2 (1.50%) Investment Banking
3 2 (1.50%) Manufacturing
3 2 (1.50%) Multimedia
3 2 (1.50%) Retail
4 1 (0.75%) Legal
4 1 (0.75%) Military
4 1 (0.75%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 79 (59.40%) Network Engineer
2 38 (28.57%) Cisco Engineer
3 35 (26.32%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 16 (12.03%) Senior Network Engineer
5 14 (10.53%) Security Engineer
6 12 (9.02%) Network Security Engineer
7 11 (8.27%) Network Support
8 10 (7.52%) Consultant
9 9 (6.77%) Support Engineer
10 8 (6.02%) Cisco VoIP Engineer
10 8 (6.02%) Network Consultant
10 8 (6.02%) Network Support Engineer
10 8 (6.02%) Telephony Engineer
10 8 (6.02%) VoIP Engineer
11 6 (4.51%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
11 6 (4.51%) Senior Cisco Engineer
12 5 (3.76%) Architect
12 5 (3.76%) Data Engineer
12 5 (3.76%) Network Architect
12 5 (3.76%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (11.28%) 802.1X
2 3 (2.26%) COM
2 3 (2.26%) XMPP
3 1 (0.75%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 27 (20.30%) Data Centre
2 6 (4.51%) Computer Science
3 4 (3.01%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (3.01%) RSA SecurID
4 3 (2.26%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 3 (2.26%) Driving Licence
4 3 (2.26%) FlexPod
4 3 (2.26%) PKI
5 2 (1.50%) e-Health
5 2 (1.50%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.75%) DataPower
6 1 (0.75%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.75%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 19 (14.29%) Unix
2 8 (6.02%) Windows
3 6 (4.51%) Linux
4 2 (1.50%) FreeBSD
4 2 (1.50%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.75%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (18.80%) Load Balancing
2 18 (13.53%) Network Design
3 10 (7.52%) ITIL
4 9 (6.77%) Network Management
5 8 (6.02%) Security Architecture
5 8 (6.02%) Security Monitoring
5 8 (6.02%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 7 (5.26%) Low Latency
7 6 (4.51%) High Availability
7 6 (4.51%) Migration
7 6 (4.51%) Network Monitoring
7 6 (4.51%) Service Delivery
8 5 (3.76%) Change Control
8 5 (3.76%) Change Management
8 5 (3.76%) Network Architecture
8 5 (3.76%) Project Management
8 5 (3.76%) Root Cause Analysis
8 5 (3.76%) Threat Management
9 4 (3.01%) Kalman Filter
9 4 (3.01%) Ultra-Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 4 (3.01%) Perl
2 3 (2.26%) Python
2 3 (2.26%) SQL
3 2 (1.50%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 100 (75.19%) Cisco Certification
2 88 (66.17%) CCNP
3 48 (36.09%) CCNA
4 23 (17.29%) Security Cleared
5 22 (16.54%) CCIE
6 19 (14.29%) SC Cleared
7 12 (9.02%) Degree
8 8 (6.02%) CCDP
8 8 (6.02%) CCVP
9 6 (4.51%) CISSP
10 4 (3.01%) DV Cleared
10 4 (3.01%) JNCIA
10 4 (3.01%) JNCIP
11 3 (2.26%) CCDA
11 3 (2.26%) CCSP
11 3 (2.26%) CISM
11 3 (2.26%) GSEC
12 2 (1.50%) BC Cleared
12 2 (1.50%) CCSA
12 2 (1.50%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.26%) COBIT
1 3 (2.26%) ISO27002
1 3 (2.26%) PCI DSS
2 2 (1.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.75%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 9 (6.77%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (3.76%) Active Directory
3 4 (3.01%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (2.26%) Forefront TMG
4 3 (2.26%) vCloud
4 3 (2.26%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (7.52%) Cisco CUCM
2 8 (6.02%) Cisco UCCE
2 8 (6.02%) Cisco UCCX
3 6 (4.51%) FortiGate
3 6 (4.51%) WhatsUp Gold
4 3 (2.26%) Nessus
4 3 (2.26%) OpenView
4 3 (2.26%) Pingdom
5 2 (1.50%) Cisco Prime
6 1 (0.75%) Cacti
6 1 (0.75%) Cisco LMS
6 1 (0.75%) HP UCMDB
6 1 (0.75%) Nagios
6 1 (0.75%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (0.75%) OPNET
6 1 (0.75%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.75%) Puppet
6 1 (0.75%) SCCM
6 1 (0.75%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 125 (93.98%) Cisco
2 53 (39.85%) F5
3 51 (38.35%) Juniper
4 45 (33.83%) CheckPoint
5 36 (27.07%) Palo Alto
6 18 (13.53%) Fortinet
7 12 (9.02%) Arista
7 12 (9.02%) Aruba
8 10 (7.52%) Microsoft
8 10 (7.52%) VMware
9 9 (6.77%) HP
10 8 (6.02%) Red Box
10 8 (6.02%) Sourcefire
11 6 (4.51%) Blue Coat
11 6 (4.51%) Citrix
11 6 (4.51%) SolarWinds
12 5 (3.76%) NetScout
12 5 (3.76%) Riverbed
12 5 (3.76%) Splunk
13 4 (3.01%) Meraki