The first table below looks at the demand for EIGRP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited EIGRP over the 3 months to 1 August 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 Hertfordshire 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Enhanced Interior Gateway Routing Protocol (EIGRP)
Rank 60 60 69
Rank change year-on-year
0 +9
Contract jobs citing EIGRP 2 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.30% 0.17% 0.42%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.79% 1.01% 1.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 3
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£335 - £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £17.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+135.29% -38.18%
Communications & Networking Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
112 99 211
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 16.59% 16.36% 22.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 26 54
Average daily rate £275 £300 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £240 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £405
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £322 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.81% -0.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 10 8
Average hourly rate £21.50 £26.00 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.30% +100.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £12.55 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.50 £32.50 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £25.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-20.00% -
EIGRP
East of England

EIGRP
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

EIGRP Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

EIGRP
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

EIGRP Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

EIGRP
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

EIGRP Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

EIGRP
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing EIGRP within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 1 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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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
Watford - 1 £335 - 2
Hemel Hempstead - - - -
EIGRP
East of England

EIGRP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 3 (100.00%) WAN
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) MPLS
1 3 (100.00%) OSPF
1 3 (100.00%) BGP
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) Wireless
2 2 (66.67%) VPN
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) LAN
2 2 (66.67%) VoIP
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) ATM
3 1 (33.33%) SMTP
3 1 (33.33%) DHCP
3 1 (33.33%) Ethernet
3 1 (33.33%) PPP
3 1 (33.33%) SNMP
3 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (33.33%) TACACS
3 1 (33.33%) CCNP
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (33.33%) CheckPoint
3 1 (33.33%) Riverbed
3 1 (33.33%) SolarWinds
3 1 (33.33%) Infoblox
3 1 (33.33%) Aruba

EIGRP
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
1 3 (100.00%) MPLS
1 3 (100.00%) OSPF
1 3 (100.00%) BGP
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) Wireless
2 2 (66.67%) VPN
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (66.67%) LAN
2 2 (66.67%) VoIP
3 1 (33.33%) ATM
3 1 (33.33%) SMTP
3 1 (33.33%) DHCP
3 1 (33.33%) Ethernet
3 1 (33.33%) PPP
3 1 (33.33%) SNMP
3 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (33.33%) TACACS
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Security Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Wireless Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Network Security Engineer
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) WAN Optimisation
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) CCNP
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) HP
2 1 (33.33%) CheckPoint
2 1 (33.33%) Riverbed
2 1 (33.33%) SolarWinds
2 1 (33.33%) Infoblox
2 1 (33.33%) Aruba
2 1 (33.33%) F5