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 12 February 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.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Enhanced Interior Gateway Routing Protocol (EIGRP)
Rank 478 437 492
Rank change year-on-year
-41 +55
Contract jobs citing EIGRP 118 158 85
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.25% 0.34% 0.19%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.72% 2.24% 1.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 109 53
Average daily rate £363 £325 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.53% -14.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £279
10% offered a daily rate of more than £466 £450 £545
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 2
Average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £26.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -31.42%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £18.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
- -28.00%
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
6850 7067 6159
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 14.52% 15.01% 13.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 4085 3968 3287
Average daily rate £388 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £220 £216
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 310 415 367
Average hourly rate £27.50 £23.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.56% +21.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £40.00 £42.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +23.80%

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 12 February 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
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 12 February 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 -26 61 £388 +24.00% 30
South East +14 30 £344 -8.33% 11
Yorkshire -23 14 £308 +2.50% 3
South West +4 6 £363 -14.70% 4
East of England - 6 £363 - 5
East Midlands - 1 £300 -
EIGRP
UK

EIGRP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 12 February 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.

1 241 (96.02%) Cisco
2 228 (90.84%) BGP
3 202 (80.48%) OSPF
4 192 (76.49%) Cisco Certification
5 169 (67.33%) Firewall
6 161 (64.14%) CCNP
7 143 (56.97%) WAN
8 141 (56.18%) LAN
9 112 (44.62%) MPLS
10 104 (41.43%) VPN
11 103 (41.04%) Cisco ASA
12 94 (37.45%) F5
13 92 (36.65%) Juniper
14 84 (33.47%) IPsec
15 82 (32.67%) DNS
15 82 (32.67%) Cisco Nexus
16 80 (31.87%) CheckPoint
17 77 (30.68%) CCNA
18 70 (27.89%) Network Security
19 66 (26.29%) TCP/IP
20 65 (25.90%) DHCP
21 64 (25.50%) CCIE
22 60 (23.90%) Data Centre
23 59 (23.51%) Wireless
24 55 (21.91%) SSL
25 48 (19.12%) DMVPN
26 47 (18.73%) Multicast
26 47 (18.73%) Load Balancing
26 47 (18.73%) ITIL
27 43 (17.13%) Cisco IOS

EIGRP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 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 6 (2.39%) SharePoint
2 3 (1.20%) JBoss
3 2 (0.80%) Apache
3 2 (0.80%) Confluence
3 2 (0.80%) MediaWiki
3 2 (0.80%) nginx
3 2 (0.80%) Skype for Business
4 1 (0.40%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.40%) WebSphere
Applications
1 12 (4.78%) MS Visio
2 10 (3.98%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.40%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.80%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 8 (3.19%) SaaS
2 4 (1.59%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (1.59%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.80%) PaaS
3 2 (0.80%) SoftLayer
4 1 (0.40%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 228 (90.84%) BGP
2 202 (80.48%) OSPF
3 169 (67.33%) Firewall
4 143 (56.97%) WAN
5 141 (56.18%) LAN
6 112 (44.62%) MPLS
7 104 (41.43%) VPN
8 103 (41.04%) Cisco ASA
9 84 (33.47%) IPsec
10 82 (32.67%) Cisco Nexus
10 82 (32.67%) DNS
11 70 (27.89%) Network Security
12 66 (26.29%) TCP/IP
13 65 (25.90%) DHCP
14 59 (23.51%) Wireless
15 55 (21.91%) SSL
16 48 (19.12%) DMVPN
17 47 (18.73%) Multicast
18 43 (17.13%) Cisco IOS
19 42 (16.73%) HSRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (1.59%) MySQL
1 4 (1.59%) Relational Database
2 2 (0.80%) Informix
2 2 (0.80%) MongoDB
2 2 (0.80%) NoSQL
2 2 (0.80%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (0.80%) RDBMS
2 2 (0.80%) Redis
3 1 (0.40%) Big Data
3 1 (0.40%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.40%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 12 (4.78%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 4 (1.59%) Git (software)
2 4 (1.59%) Hudson
2 4 (1.59%) Jenkins
2 4 (1.59%) JIRA
2 4 (1.59%) Subversion
3 2 (0.80%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 29 (11.55%) Finance
2 24 (9.56%) Telecoms
3 18 (7.17%) Banking
4 13 (5.18%) Investment Banking
5 6 (2.39%) Manufacturing
6 5 (1.99%) Law
6 5 (1.99%) Legal
7 4 (1.59%) Financial Institution
7 4 (1.59%) Games
8 3 (1.20%) Retail
9 2 (0.80%) Automotive
9 2 (0.80%) Billing
10 1 (0.40%) Marketing
10 1 (0.40%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 154 (61.35%) Network Engineer
2 67 (26.69%) Cisco Engineer
3 57 (22.71%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 38 (15.14%) Senior Network Engineer
5 21 (8.37%) Network Security Engineer
5 21 (8.37%) Security Engineer
6 20 (7.97%) Consultant
7 18 (7.17%) Cisco Support
8 17 (6.77%) Network Support
9 16 (6.37%) Design Engineer
10 15 (5.98%) Architect
10 15 (5.98%) Network Design Engineer
11 13 (5.18%) Network Consultant
11 13 (5.18%) Support Engineer
12 11 (4.38%) Cisco Support Engineer
12 11 (4.38%) Network Architect
12 11 (4.38%) Network Support Engineer
13 10 (3.98%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
13 10 (3.98%) Designer
14 9 (3.59%) Juniper Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (5.58%) 802.1X
2 4 (1.59%) XMPP
3 3 (1.20%) CSS
3 3 (1.20%) Middleware
4 2 (0.80%) ActiveMQ
4 2 (0.80%) LAMP
4 2 (0.80%) LAPP Stack
4 2 (0.80%) LEMP Stack
4 2 (0.80%) RabbitMQ
4 2 (0.80%) Web Services
5 1 (0.40%) OCX
5 1 (0.40%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 60 (23.90%) Data Centre
2 11 (4.38%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (4.38%) Computer Science
3 10 (3.98%) Clustering
4 8 (3.19%) e-Health
5 7 (2.79%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (1.99%) Cryptography
6 5 (1.99%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 3 (1.20%) Public Cloud
8 2 (0.80%) Driving Licence
8 2 (0.80%) Enterprise Storage
8 2 (0.80%) Life Science
8 2 (0.80%) NHS
8 2 (0.80%) VCE vBlock
8 2 (0.80%) Video Conferencing
8 2 (0.80%) Wiki
9 1 (0.40%) IVR
9 1 (0.40%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.40%) PKI
9 1 (0.40%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 23 (9.16%) Windows
2 15 (5.98%) Unix
3 13 (5.18%) Linux
4 6 (2.39%) Windows Server
5 5 (1.99%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (1.59%) CatOS
6 4 (1.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (0.80%) CentOS
7 2 (0.80%) Debian
7 2 (0.80%) Ubuntu
7 2 (0.80%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (0.80%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (18.73%) ITIL
1 47 (18.73%) Load Balancing
2 38 (15.14%) Network Design
3 22 (8.76%) Change Management
4 19 (7.57%) Migration
5 18 (7.17%) High Availability
6 16 (6.37%) Network Architecture
7 15 (5.98%) Load Testing
8 13 (5.18%) Service Delivery
9 11 (4.38%) Problem Management
10 10 (3.98%) Low Latency
10 10 (3.98%) Network Monitoring
11 9 (3.59%) Incident Management
11 9 (3.59%) Network Management
11 9 (3.59%) Project Management
12 7 (2.79%) Capacity Planning
12 7 (2.79%) ITIL V3
12 7 (2.79%) Security Architecture
12 7 (2.79%) Technical Architecture
13 6 (2.39%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (3.19%) SQL
2 6 (2.39%) Perl
3 5 (1.99%) Bash Shell
3 5 (1.99%) C
4 4 (1.59%) Lisp
4 4 (1.59%) Shell Script
5 2 (0.80%) Java
5 2 (0.80%) PHP
5 2 (0.80%) Ruby
6 1 (0.40%) Python
Qualifications
1 192 (76.49%) Cisco Certification
2 161 (64.14%) CCNP
3 77 (30.68%) CCNA
4 64 (25.50%) CCIE
5 26 (10.36%) Degree
6 23 (9.16%) Security Cleared
7 18 (7.17%) SC Cleared
8 17 (6.77%) JNCIP
9 14 (5.58%) DV Cleared
10 10 (3.98%) JNCIA
11 9 (3.59%) CCSA
11 9 (3.59%) CCSE
12 7 (2.79%) CCDP
12 7 (2.79%) JNCIS
13 6 (2.39%) CCNP Voice
13 6 (2.39%) ITIL Certification
14 5 (1.99%) JNCIE
15 4 (1.59%) CCSP
15 4 (1.59%) CISSP
15 4 (1.59%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.59%) QA
1 4 (1.59%) SLA
2 2 (0.80%) JSP 440
3 1 (0.40%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 19 (7.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (2.39%) VMware ESX
3 3 (1.20%) Hyper-V
3 3 (1.20%) vCloud
3 3 (1.20%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (1.20%) vSphere
4 2 (0.80%) iptables
4 2 (0.80%) Postfix
4 2 (0.80%) ProxySG
4 2 (0.80%) Samba
4 2 (0.80%) VirtualBox
5 1 (0.40%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.40%) NFS
5 1 (0.40%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.40%) XenApp
5 1 (0.40%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 19 (7.57%) FortiGate
2 18 (7.17%) Cisco CUCM
3 11 (4.38%) CiscoWorks
4 10 (3.98%) OpenView
5 9 (3.59%) SolarWinds Orion
6 7 (2.79%) WhatsUp Gold
7 6 (2.39%) Cisco UCCX
8 5 (1.99%) Cacti
8 5 (1.99%) Iperf
8 5 (1.99%) Nagios
9 3 (1.20%) Graphite
9 3 (1.20%) HP Quality Center
9 3 (1.20%) Opsview
10 2 (0.80%) Cisco Prime
10 2 (0.80%) Nessus
10 2 (0.80%) NetBackup
10 2 (0.80%) Puppet
10 2 (0.80%) SCOM
10 2 (0.80%) ZABBIX
11 1 (0.40%) HP NNM
Vendors
1 241 (96.02%) Cisco
2 94 (37.45%) F5
3 92 (36.65%) Juniper
4 80 (31.87%) CheckPoint
5 35 (13.94%) HP
6 34 (13.55%) SolarWinds
7 32 (12.75%) Palo Alto
8 23 (9.16%) VMware
9 21 (8.37%) Fortinet
10 17 (6.77%) Aruba
11 15 (5.98%) Blue Coat
11 15 (5.98%) Microsoft
12 12 (4.78%) Citrix
13 11 (4.38%) Brocade
13 11 (4.38%) Infoblox
13 11 (4.38%) Riverbed
14 10 (3.98%) Intel Security
15 8 (3.19%) IronPort
15 8 (3.19%) NetQoS
16 6 (2.39%) Red Hat
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