The table below looks at the statistics for EIGRP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited EIGRP over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Enhanced Interior Gateway Routing Protocol (EIGRP)
Rank 97 73 74
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +1
Contract jobs citing EIGRP 5 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.31% 0.47% 0.46%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.36% 3.55% 2.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 3
Average daily rate
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£375 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.25 £40.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-31.87% +135.29%
EIGRP
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Leeds region.

Communications & Networking Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
212 141 140
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 13.05% 13.29% 16.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 141 88 78
Average daily rate £350 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £209 £201
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £475 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £336 £320
% change year-on-year
+4.27% +4.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 4
Average hourly rate £22.50 - £30.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 - £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.75 - £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.76 £20.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
+8.81% -21.56%

EIGRP
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

EIGRP Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

EIGRP
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

EIGRP Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

EIGRP
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

EIGRP Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

EIGRP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 18 (100.00%) Cisco
1 18 (100.00%) BGP
2 16 (88.89%) Cisco Certification
3 14 (77.78%) F5
3 14 (77.78%) Cisco Nexus
4 13 (72.22%) Cisco ASA
4 13 (72.22%) CCNP
4 13 (72.22%) HP
5 12 (66.67%) TippingPoint
6 11 (61.11%) Lisp
6 11 (61.11%) WLAN
7 10 (55.56%) BMC
8 9 (50.00%) OPNET
8 9 (50.00%) CCDP
8 9 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 8 (44.44%) Firewall
9 8 (44.44%) Blue Coat
10 7 (38.89%) Network Design
10 7 (38.89%) Retail
10 7 (38.89%) MPLS
10 7 (38.89%) CCNA
10 7 (38.89%) Motorola
10 7 (38.89%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 7 (38.89%) Cisco CUCM
10 7 (38.89%) DMVPN
11 6 (33.33%) DMZ
12 5 (27.78%) Red Hat
12 5 (27.78%) OSPF
12 5 (27.78%) Project Management
12 5 (27.78%) Management Information System

EIGRP
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 1 (5.56%) Apache
1 1 (5.56%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 18 (100.00%) BGP
2 14 (77.78%) Cisco Nexus
3 13 (72.22%) Cisco ASA
4 11 (61.11%) WLAN
5 9 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 8 (44.44%) Firewall
7 7 (38.89%) MPLS
7 7 (38.89%) DMVPN
7 7 (38.89%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 6 (33.33%) DMZ
9 5 (27.78%) OSPF
10 4 (22.22%) VRRP
10 4 (22.22%) VPN
10 4 (22.22%) HSRP
11 3 (16.67%) FWSM
11 3 (16.67%) SAN
12 2 (11.11%) Internet
12 2 (11.11%) NAS
12 2 (11.11%) Network Security
13 1 (5.56%) Wi-Fi
General
1 7 (38.89%) Retail
2 1 (5.56%) Games
Job Titles
1 10 (55.56%) Network Engineer
2 7 (38.89%) Design Engineer
2 7 (38.89%) Network Design Engineer
3 4 (22.22%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (22.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (16.67%) Network Designer
4 3 (16.67%) Designer
5 2 (11.11%) Network Specialist
5 2 (11.11%) Technical Specialist
6 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Architect
6 1 (5.56%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) Management Information System
2 3 (16.67%) Data Centre
3 1 (5.56%) CLARiiON
3 1 (5.56%) Symmetrix
3 1 (5.56%) Clustering
3 1 (5.56%) DataPower
3 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (5.56%) IBM XIV
Operating Systems
1 4 (22.22%) Linux
2 2 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (38.89%) Network Design
2 5 (27.78%) Load Balancing
2 5 (27.78%) Project Management
3 3 (16.67%) Change Management
3 3 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (11.11%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 11 (61.11%) Lisp
2 1 (5.56%) Shell Script
2 1 (5.56%) Bash Shell
2 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
2 1 (5.56%) Perl
2 1 (5.56%) PHP
Qualifications
1 16 (88.89%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (72.22%) CCNP
3 9 (50.00%) CCDP
4 7 (38.89%) CCNA
5 3 (16.67%) CCIE
5 3 (16.67%) CCSP
5 3 (16.67%) CISSP
5 3 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) QA
System Software
1 4 (22.22%) VMware ESX
1 4 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (11.11%) vSphere
2 2 (11.11%) NFS
Systems Management
1 9 (50.00%) OPNET
2 7 (38.89%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (5.56%) Opsview
3 1 (5.56%) Graphite
3 1 (5.56%) Cacti
3 1 (5.56%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (5.56%) Nagios
Vendors
1 18 (100.00%) Cisco
2 14 (77.78%) F5
3 13 (72.22%) HP
4 12 (66.67%) TippingPoint
5 10 (55.56%) BMC
6 8 (44.44%) Blue Coat
7 7 (38.89%) Motorola
8 5 (27.78%) Red Hat
8 5 (27.78%) VMware
9 4 (22.22%) IBM
10 1 (5.56%) EMC
10 1 (5.56%) SolarWinds