The table below looks at the statistics for EIGRP skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited EIGRP over the 3 months to 24 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Enhanced Interior Gateway Routing Protocol (EIGRP)
Rank 150 158 129
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -29
Contract jobs citing EIGRP 3 6 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.086% 0.13% 0.25%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.57% 1.04% 1.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Median daily rate £325 £388 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.29% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £406 £325
% change year-on-year
-16.92% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.50 £14.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-6.89% -63.75%
EIGRP
England

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

Communications & Networking Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
525 576 494
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 15.00% 12.86% 15.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 326 323 274
Median daily rate £400 £400 £314
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +27.49%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £250 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £485 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £360 £345
% change year-on-year
+2.77% +4.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 67 51
Median hourly rate £18.25 £17.33 £21.73
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.30% -20.24%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.99 £12.00 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £30.19 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.01 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+33.30% -6.64%

EIGRP
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West region citing EIGRP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

EIGRP Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

EIGRP
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

EIGRP Daily Rate Trend in the North West

EIGRP
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

EIGRP Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

EIGRP
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing EIGRP within the North West region over the 3 months to 24 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -5 3 £325 -16.29%
EIGRP
England

EIGRP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing EIGRP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the North West region with a requirement for EIGRP.

1 15 (100.00%) WAN
1 15 (100.00%) Cisco
1 15 (100.00%) BGP
2 14 (93.33%) Firewall
3 13 (86.67%) OSPF
3 13 (86.67%) CCNP
3 13 (86.67%) Cisco Certification
4 12 (80.00%) TCP/IP
5 11 (73.33%) LAN
6 10 (66.67%) VoIP
6 10 (66.67%) Juniper
7 8 (53.33%) MPLS
8 6 (40.00%) NetScreen
8 6 (40.00%) Fortinet
8 6 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
8 6 (40.00%) F5
9 5 (33.33%) BIG-IP
9 5 (33.33%) JNCIA
9 5 (33.33%) CheckPoint
10 4 (26.67%) DNS
10 4 (26.67%) CCNA
10 4 (26.67%) Nortel
10 4 (26.67%) IGRP
10 4 (26.67%) Finance
11 3 (20.00%) Network Security
11 3 (20.00%) CCIE
11 3 (20.00%) Network Monitoring
12 2 (13.33%) Cisco IOS
12 2 (13.33%) Virtual Team
12 2 (13.33%) Cisco Nexus

EIGRP
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (6.67%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 15 (100.00%) BGP
1 15 (100.00%) WAN
2 14 (93.33%) Firewall
3 13 (86.67%) OSPF
4 12 (80.00%) TCP/IP
5 11 (73.33%) LAN
6 10 (66.67%) VoIP
7 8 (53.33%) MPLS
8 6 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
8 6 (40.00%) NetScreen
9 5 (33.33%) BIG-IP
10 4 (26.67%) DNS
10 4 (26.67%) IGRP
11 3 (20.00%) Network Security
12 2 (13.33%) Cisco IOS
12 2 (13.33%) PBX
12 2 (13.33%) SSH
12 2 (13.33%) TACACS
12 2 (13.33%) Telnet
12 2 (13.33%) Wireless
General
1 4 (26.67%) Finance
2 2 (13.33%) Financial Institution
3 1 (6.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (66.67%) Network Engineer
2 8 (53.33%) Firewall Engineer
3 7 (46.67%) Cisco Engineer
4 5 (33.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) LAN Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) LAN/WAN Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) Network Security Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) Security Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) WAN Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Cisco Wireless Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Design Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Network Manager
6 1 (6.67%) Wireless Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Wireless Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) IVR
1 2 (13.33%) Virtual Team
2 1 (6.67%) Health Informatics
2 1 (6.67%) Informatics
2 1 (6.67%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Unix
1 2 (13.33%) Windows
2 1 (6.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (20.00%) Network Monitoring
2 2 (13.33%) ITIL
2 2 (13.33%) Load Balancing
2 2 (13.33%) Security Management
2 2 (13.33%) Service Delivery
3 1 (6.67%) Investment Management
3 1 (6.67%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (6.67%) Migration
3 1 (6.67%) Network Architecture
3 1 (6.67%) Network Design
3 1 (6.67%) Problem Management
3 1 (6.67%) Resource Management
3 1 (6.67%) Server Virtualisation
3 1 (6.67%) Web Filtering
Qualifications
1 13 (86.67%) CCNP
1 13 (86.67%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (33.33%) JNCIA
3 4 (26.67%) CCNA
4 3 (20.00%) CCIE
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 15 (100.00%) Cisco
2 10 (66.67%) Juniper
3 6 (40.00%) F5
3 6 (40.00%) Fortinet
4 5 (33.33%) CheckPoint
5 4 (26.67%) Nortel
6 1 (6.67%) Novell