The first table below looks at the demand for IGRP 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 IGRP over the 3 months to 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the England region.

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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Interior Gateway Routing Protocol (IGRP)
Rank 558 542 560
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +18
Contract jobs citing IGRP 4 12 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.008% 0.026% 0.004%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.058% 0.19% 0.024%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Average daily rate
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£394 £275 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+43.18% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £288 £275 -
% change year-on-year
+4.54% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Communications & Networking Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
6865 6400 8286
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 13.92% 13.73% 15.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 3718 3417 3754
Average daily rate £363 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £200 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £320 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.68% -3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 378 433 643
Average hourly rate £20.00 £25.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.75 £12.71
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £25.50 £24.38
% change year-on-year
-21.56% +4.61%
IGRP
UK

IGRP
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing IGRP across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

IGRP Jobs Demand Trend in England

IGRP
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing IGRP across the England region.

IGRP Daily Rate Trend in England

IGRP
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing IGRP across the England region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014.

IGRP Daily Rate Histogram in England

IGRP
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing IGRP across the England region.

IGRP Hourly Rate Trend in England

IGRP
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 IGRP within the England region over the 3 months to 29 July 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 -3 2 £500 -
South East -9 1 £288 +4.54%
IGRP
UK

IGRP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing IGRP 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 IGRP.

1 10 (90.91%) Cisco
2 8 (72.73%) EIGRP
2 8 (72.73%) Firewall
3 7 (63.64%) BGP
4 6 (54.55%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (54.55%) LAN
4 6 (54.55%) WAN
4 6 (54.55%) Network Design
5 5 (45.45%) DNS
6 4 (36.36%) B2B
6 4 (36.36%) VPN
6 4 (36.36%) Juniper
6 4 (36.36%) DMZ
6 4 (36.36%) OSPF
6 4 (36.36%) Load Balancing
7 3 (27.27%) Network Security
7 3 (27.27%) F5
7 3 (27.27%) JNCIS
7 3 (27.27%) VLAN
7 3 (27.27%) FDDI
7 3 (27.27%) SMDS
7 3 (27.27%) X.25
7 3 (27.27%) CheckPoint
7 3 (27.27%) CCIE
7 3 (27.27%) CCNP
7 3 (27.27%) SNA
7 3 (27.27%) ATM
7 3 (27.27%) PPP
7 3 (27.27%) ITIL
7 3 (27.27%) Python

IGRP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing IGRP 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 IGRP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 8 (72.73%) Firewall
1 8 (72.73%) EIGRP
2 7 (63.64%) BGP
3 6 (54.55%) LAN
3 6 (54.55%) WAN
4 5 (45.45%) DNS
5 4 (36.36%) VPN
5 4 (36.36%) DMZ
5 4 (36.36%) OSPF
6 3 (27.27%) SNA
6 3 (27.27%) ATM
6 3 (27.27%) PPP
6 3 (27.27%) X.25
6 3 (27.27%) FDDI
6 3 (27.27%) SMDS
6 3 (27.27%) VLAN
6 3 (27.27%) Network Security
7 2 (18.18%) Frame Relay
7 2 (18.18%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 2 (18.18%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
General
1 2 (18.18%) Retail
2 1 (9.09%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Architect
2 3 (27.27%) Security Architect
2 3 (27.27%) Network Architect
2 3 (27.27%) Firewall Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Network Security Architect
3 2 (18.18%) Integration Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Network Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Security Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Test Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Network Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Test and Integration Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Network Security Consultant
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Network Design
2 4 (36.36%) B2B
2 4 (36.36%) Load Balancing
3 3 (27.27%) SABSA
3 3 (27.27%) ITIL
4 2 (18.18%) Migration
5 1 (9.09%) TOGAF
5 1 (9.09%) DoDAF
5 1 (9.09%) Project Planning
5 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce
5 1 (9.09%) Project Management
5 1 (9.09%) Validation
5 1 (9.09%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (54.55%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (27.27%) JNCIS
2 3 (27.27%) CCIE
2 3 (27.27%) CCNP
3 2 (18.18%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) COBIT
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 10 (90.91%) Cisco
2 4 (36.36%) Juniper
3 3 (27.27%) CheckPoint
3 3 (27.27%) F5
4 2 (18.18%) IBM
5 1 (9.09%) HP
5 1 (9.09%) VMware