The table below looks at the statistics for EIGRP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited EIGRP over the 3 months to 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Enhanced Interior Gateway Routing Protocol (EIGRP)
Rank 86 85 75
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -10
Contract jobs citing EIGRP 13 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.79% 0.072% 0.10%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.49% 0.69% 0.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate
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£488 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £325 £265
% change year-on-year
+20.76% +22.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Average hourly rate £40.00 - £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 - £31.25
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Manchester region.

Communications & Networking Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
237 144 137
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 14.37% 10.34% 14.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 118 54 57
Average daily rate £338 £325 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% +13.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £203 £200 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £338 £315
% change year-on-year
+0.74% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 11 24
Average hourly rate £35.00 £18.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+94.44% +2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.20 £10.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+50.00% -11.11%

EIGRP
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

EIGRP Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

EIGRP
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

EIGRP Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

EIGRP
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

EIGRP Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

EIGRP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 20 (100.00%) WAN
2 19 (95.00%) BGP
3 18 (90.00%) Cisco
4 16 (80.00%) OSPF
4 16 (80.00%) Wireless
5 15 (75.00%) MPLS
6 13 (65.00%) Nortel
6 13 (65.00%) Cisco ASA
7 12 (60.00%) Firewall
8 11 (55.00%) LAN
9 10 (50.00%) SAN
9 10 (50.00%) SolarWinds
10 9 (45.00%) CheckPoint
10 9 (45.00%) VPLS
11 8 (40.00%) Migration
11 8 (40.00%) DMZ
11 8 (40.00%) Internet
11 8 (40.00%) Active Directory
11 8 (40.00%) Oracle
11 8 (40.00%) SQL Server
11 8 (40.00%) UNIX
11 8 (40.00%) Windows
11 8 (40.00%) Microsoft
11 8 (40.00%) Fibre Channel
11 8 (40.00%) NAS
12 7 (35.00%) XenApp
12 7 (35.00%) EMC RecoverPoint
12 7 (35.00%) Hyper-V
12 7 (35.00%) Oracle Database
12 7 (35.00%) Disaster Recovery

EIGRP
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 7 (35.00%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (100.00%) WAN
2 19 (95.00%) BGP
3 16 (80.00%) OSPF
3 16 (80.00%) Wireless
4 15 (75.00%) MPLS
5 13 (65.00%) Cisco ASA
6 12 (60.00%) Firewall
7 11 (55.00%) LAN
8 10 (50.00%) SAN
9 9 (45.00%) VPLS
10 8 (40.00%) DMZ
10 8 (40.00%) Internet
10 8 (40.00%) Fibre Channel
10 8 (40.00%) NAS
11 7 (35.00%) iSCSI
12 6 (30.00%) Wi-Fi
12 6 (30.00%) VPN
12 6 (30.00%) Cisco Nexus
13 5 (25.00%) VoIP
13 5 (25.00%) IGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (35.00%) Oracle Database
General
1 1 (5.00%) Financial Institution
1 1 (5.00%) Finance
1 1 (5.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (35.00%) Architect
2 6 (30.00%) Technical Architect
3 3 (15.00%) Network Analyst
3 3 (15.00%) Consultant
3 3 (15.00%) Analyst
3 3 (15.00%) Network Consultant
4 2 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Administrator
4 2 (10.00%) Project Leader
4 2 (10.00%) Technical Specialist
4 2 (10.00%) Senior Network Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Technical Project Leader
4 2 (10.00%) Cisco Administrator
5 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (35.00%) Replication
1 7 (35.00%) Celerra
1 7 (35.00%) Clustering
2 2 (10.00%) Life Science
3 1 (5.00%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 8 (40.00%) UNIX
1 8 (40.00%) Windows
2 7 (35.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) Migration
2 7 (35.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 7 (35.00%) Configuration Management
2 7 (35.00%) Business Continuity
3 6 (30.00%) Change Control
4 2 (10.00%) Network Design
4 2 (10.00%) Network Management
4 2 (10.00%) Network Monitoring
Qualifications
1 6 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (30.00%) CCNP
2 3 (15.00%) CCNA
3 2 (10.00%) CCIE
System Software
1 8 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (35.00%) XenApp
2 7 (35.00%) EMC RecoverPoint
2 7 (35.00%) Hyper-V
2 7 (35.00%) Terminal Services
2 7 (35.00%) VMware ESX
2 7 (35.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (15.00%) EMC NetWorker
2 2 (10.00%) CiscoWorks
3 1 (5.00%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 18 (90.00%) Cisco
2 13 (65.00%) Nortel
3 10 (50.00%) SolarWinds
4 9 (45.00%) CheckPoint
5 8 (40.00%) Oracle
5 8 (40.00%) Microsoft
6 7 (35.00%) EMC
6 7 (35.00%) Citrix
6 7 (35.00%) Avaya
6 7 (35.00%) VMware
7 3 (15.00%) BT