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 22 August 2014 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Enhanced Interior Gateway Routing Protocol (EIGRP)
Rank 479 428 441
Rank change year-on-year
-51 +13
Contract jobs citing EIGRP 104 130 135
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.20% 0.27% 0.25%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.40% 1.96% 1.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 83 77
Average daily rate
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£365 £325 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.30% -18.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £253 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £479 £469 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 4
Average hourly rate £40.00 £17.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+135.29% -38.18%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £17.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+135.29% -38.18%
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
7443 6649 8272
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 14.61% 13.66% 15.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 4074 3675 3832
Average daily rate £365 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 403 385 650
Average hourly rate £21.00 £22.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.57 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £24.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-10.20% -2.00%

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 22 August 2014.

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 22 August 2014. 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 +12 56 £400 +14.28% 22
South West -22 14 £369 +34.09% 1
South East -15 11 £375 +7.14% 4
Yorkshire +5 7 £325 - 5
North West -10 7 - -
East of England -32 5 £323 +11.20% 1
West Midlands - - - - 1
East Midlands - - - - 1
EIGRP
UK

EIGRP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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.

1 169 (89.42%) Cisco
2 137 (72.49%) BGP
3 131 (69.31%) Cisco Certification
4 121 (64.02%) CCNP
5 113 (59.79%) WAN
6 107 (56.61%) Firewall
7 104 (55.03%) LAN
8 97 (51.32%) OSPF
9 67 (35.45%) VPN
10 58 (30.69%) MPLS
11 54 (28.57%) Juniper
12 50 (26.46%) CheckPoint
12 50 (26.46%) Cisco ASA
13 48 (25.40%) F5
13 48 (25.40%) CCNA
13 48 (25.40%) Finance
14 46 (24.34%) IPsec
15 45 (23.81%) VoIP
16 41 (21.69%) VLAN
17 39 (20.63%) Wireless
17 39 (20.63%) Multicast
18 37 (19.58%) Network Security
19 36 (19.05%) Banking
20 33 (17.46%) RIP
20 33 (17.46%) TCP/IP
21 29 (15.34%) ITIL
22 28 (14.81%) Network Design
22 28 (14.81%) Cisco Nexus
23 25 (13.23%) HSRP
23 25 (13.23%) Windows

EIGRP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 13 (6.88%) Apache
1 13 (6.88%) Confluence
1 13 (6.88%) nginx
1 13 (6.88%) MediaWiki
2 2 (1.06%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (2.12%) MS Visio
2 2 (1.06%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.53%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.53%) MS Project
3 1 (0.53%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.06%) Office 365
2 1 (0.53%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 137 (72.49%) BGP
2 113 (59.79%) WAN
3 107 (56.61%) Firewall
4 104 (55.03%) LAN
5 97 (51.32%) OSPF
6 67 (35.45%) VPN
7 58 (30.69%) MPLS
8 50 (26.46%) Cisco ASA
9 46 (24.34%) IPsec
10 45 (23.81%) VoIP
11 41 (21.69%) VLAN
12 39 (20.63%) Wireless
12 39 (20.63%) Multicast
13 37 (19.58%) Network Security
14 33 (17.46%) RIP
14 33 (17.46%) TCP/IP
15 28 (14.81%) Cisco Nexus
16 25 (13.23%) HSRP
17 23 (12.17%) Cisco IOS
17 23 (12.17%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (6.88%) MySQL
1 13 (6.88%) PostgreSQL
1 13 (6.88%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 13 (6.88%) Subversion
1 13 (6.88%) JIRA
1 13 (6.88%) Hudson
1 13 (6.88%) Git (software)
1 13 (6.88%) Jenkins
2 5 (2.65%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (0.53%) Ant
General
1 48 (25.40%) Finance
2 36 (19.05%) Banking
3 15 (7.94%) Investment Banking
4 12 (6.35%) Retail
5 11 (5.82%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.06%) Financial Institution
6 2 (1.06%) Dutch Language
6 2 (1.06%) Front Office
6 2 (1.06%) Publishing
7 1 (0.53%) Law
7 1 (0.53%) Legal
7 1 (0.53%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.53%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.53%) Billing
7 1 (0.53%) Local Government
7 1 (0.53%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 84 (44.44%) Network Engineer
2 40 (21.16%) Cisco Engineer
3 18 (9.52%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 16 (8.47%) Telephony Engineer
5 14 (7.41%) Architect
6 12 (6.35%) Network Support
7 11 (5.82%) Consultant
8 9 (4.76%) Network Consultant
8 9 (4.76%) Support Engineer
8 9 (4.76%) Administrator
8 9 (4.76%) Cisco Support
8 9 (4.76%) Network Architect
9 8 (4.23%) Senior Network Engineer
9 8 (4.23%) Analyst
10 7 (3.70%) Network Team Leader
10 7 (3.70%) Network Analyst
10 7 (3.70%) Security Architect
10 7 (3.70%) Network Specialist
10 7 (3.70%) Network Support Engineer
10 7 (3.70%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (6.88%) LAMP
2 1 (0.53%) OCX
Miscellaneous
1 13 (6.88%) Wiki
2 4 (2.12%) Hedge funds
3 3 (1.59%) Clustering
4 2 (1.06%) Open Source
4 2 (1.06%) NHS
4 2 (1.06%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.06%) Derivative
4 2 (1.06%) Cryptography
5 1 (0.53%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.53%) Replication
5 1 (0.53%) e-Health
5 1 (0.53%) SecurID
5 1 (0.53%) PKI
5 1 (0.53%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.53%) Digital Media
5 1 (0.53%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (0.53%) Data Integration
5 1 (0.53%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 25 (13.23%) Windows
2 18 (9.52%) Linux
3 14 (7.41%) Windows Server 2003
4 13 (6.88%) Debian
5 12 (6.35%) Ubuntu
6 7 (3.70%) UNIX
6 7 (3.70%) CentOS
7 1 (0.53%) VMS
7 1 (0.53%) Windows 2000
7 1 (0.53%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.53%) Windows NT
7 1 (0.53%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (15.34%) ITIL
2 28 (14.81%) Network Design
3 21 (11.11%) Load Balancing
4 19 (10.05%) Network Management
5 18 (9.52%) Network Monitoring
6 16 (8.47%) Disaster Recovery
7 15 (7.94%) Capacity Planning
8 14 (7.41%) Migration
8 14 (7.41%) Data Modelling
9 13 (6.88%) Continuous Integration
9 13 (6.88%) DevOps
10 12 (6.35%) Low Latency
11 11 (5.82%) Network Architecture
12 9 (4.76%) Performance Monitoring
13 8 (4.23%) Project Management
14 7 (3.70%) Root Cause Analysis
15 6 (3.17%) Performance Tuning
15 6 (3.17%) Analytics
15 6 (3.17%) Identity Management
15 6 (3.17%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (6.88%) Java
1 13 (6.88%) Perl
1 13 (6.88%) PHP
1 13 (6.88%) SQL
1 13 (6.88%) Ruby
1 13 (6.88%) Bash Shell
2 6 (3.17%) Lisp
3 2 (1.06%) C
Qualifications
1 131 (69.31%) Cisco Certification
2 121 (64.02%) CCNP
3 48 (25.40%) CCNA
4 18 (9.52%) Security Cleared
4 18 (9.52%) CCIE
5 17 (8.99%) CCVP
6 15 (7.94%) SC Cleared
7 12 (6.35%) CCDP
8 6 (3.17%) ACSP
8 6 (3.17%) HP ASE
8 6 (3.17%) JNCIP
8 6 (3.17%) CCIP
9 4 (2.12%) DV Cleared
9 4 (2.12%) Degree
9 4 (2.12%) JNCIE
10 2 (1.06%) BC Cleared
10 2 (1.06%) CISSP
10 2 (1.06%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (1.06%) CCSP
10 2 (1.06%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.23%) QA
1 8 (4.23%) SLA
2 1 (0.53%) COBIT
2 1 (0.53%) JSP 440
2 1 (0.53%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 18 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (6.88%) Samba
2 13 (6.88%) XenServer
2 13 (6.88%) Postfix
3 6 (3.17%) ProxySG
4 3 (1.59%) Hyper-V
5 2 (1.06%) vSphere
6 1 (0.53%) Active Directory
6 1 (0.53%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 24 (12.70%) Cisco CUCM
2 17 (8.99%) Cisco UCCX
2 17 (8.99%) Cisco UCCE
3 13 (6.88%) Puppet
3 13 (6.88%) ZABBIX
4 10 (5.29%) Cisco Prime
5 6 (3.17%) OPNET
6 4 (2.12%) CiscoWorks
7 3 (1.59%) Opscode Chef
7 3 (1.59%) Salt
8 2 (1.06%) SolarWinds Orion
8 2 (1.06%) OpenView
9 1 (0.53%) CA Spectrum
Vendors
1 169 (89.42%) Cisco
2 54 (28.57%) Juniper
3 50 (26.46%) CheckPoint
4 48 (25.40%) F5
5 24 (12.70%) Citrix
5 24 (12.70%) VMware
6 23 (12.17%) HP
7 14 (7.41%) Blue Coat
8 13 (6.88%) Red Hat
9 12 (6.35%) SolarWinds
9 12 (6.35%) Aruba
10 11 (5.82%) Riverbed
11 9 (4.76%) Microsoft
11 9 (4.76%) Motorola
12 7 (3.70%) Meraki
13 6 (3.17%) AirMagnet
13 6 (3.17%) TippingPoint
13 6 (3.17%) BMC
14 4 (2.12%) BT
15 3 (1.59%) Mitel
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