The table below looks at the statistics for EIGRP skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited EIGRP over the 3 months to 25 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Enhanced Interior Gateway Routing Protocol (EIGRP)
Rank 243 239 243
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +4
Contract jobs citing EIGRP 9 33 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.11% 0.33% 0.16%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.60% 1.92% 0.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 17 7
Median daily rate £350 £425 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.64% +25.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £259 £338 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £468 £435
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £406 £325
% change year-on-year
-16.92% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £13.50 - £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 South East region.

Communications & Networking Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1494 1716 1841
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 17.93% 17.37% 19.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 883 941 879
Median daily rate £375 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £360 £345
% change year-on-year
+1.38% +4.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 97 111 97
Median hourly rate £37.50 £27.50 £19.91
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.36% +38.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.83 £50.00
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 South East

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

EIGRP Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

EIGRP
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

EIGRP Daily Rate Trend in the South East

EIGRP
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing EIGRP across the South East region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016.

EIGRP Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

EIGRP
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

EIGRP Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

EIGRP
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing EIGRP within the South East region over the 3 months to 25 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
Berkshire +4 5 £268 -39.71%
Oxfordshire - 2 £350 -
Surrey +12 1 £375 - 2
Middlesex - 1 - -
EIGRP
England

EIGRP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 25 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 South East region with a requirement for EIGRP.

1 27 (96.43%) BGP
2 25 (89.29%) Cisco
3 21 (75.00%) OSPF
4 18 (64.29%) Cisco Certification
5 15 (53.57%) CCNP
6 14 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
7 13 (46.43%) MPLS
8 12 (42.86%) WAN
8 12 (42.86%) VPN
8 12 (42.86%) Cisco ASA
9 10 (35.71%) LAN
9 10 (35.71%) Firewall
9 10 (35.71%) Wireless
10 9 (32.14%) CheckPoint
10 9 (32.14%) Cisco IOS
11 8 (28.57%) Fortinet
11 8 (28.57%) Cisco Wireless
11 8 (28.57%) Juniper
11 8 (28.57%) Nokia
11 8 (28.57%) CCNA
12 6 (21.43%) CCIE
12 6 (21.43%) Data Centre
13 5 (17.86%) Security Cleared
13 5 (17.86%) xDSL
13 5 (17.86%) SC Cleared
13 5 (17.86%) Telecoms
13 5 (17.86%) IPsec
14 4 (14.29%) Migration
14 4 (14.29%) SSL
14 4 (14.29%) Ethernet

EIGRP
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 2 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (7.14%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 27 (96.43%) BGP
2 21 (75.00%) OSPF
3 14 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 13 (46.43%) MPLS
5 12 (42.86%) Cisco ASA
5 12 (42.86%) VPN
5 12 (42.86%) WAN
6 10 (35.71%) Firewall
6 10 (35.71%) LAN
6 10 (35.71%) Wireless
7 9 (32.14%) Cisco IOS
8 8 (28.57%) Cisco Wireless
9 5 (17.86%) IPsec
9 5 (17.86%) xDSL
10 4 (14.29%) Ethernet
10 4 (14.29%) SSL
11 3 (10.71%) DNS
11 3 (10.71%) IPv4
11 3 (10.71%) PPP
11 3 (10.71%) RIP
Development Applications
1 1 (3.57%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 5 (17.86%) Telecoms
2 2 (7.14%) Finance
3 1 (3.57%) Billing
3 1 (3.57%) Military
Job Titles
1 21 (75.00%) Network Engineer
2 7 (25.00%) Senior Network Engineer
3 4 (14.29%) Cisco Engineer
3 4 (14.29%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 3 (10.71%) Network Support
4 3 (10.71%) Network Support Engineer
4 3 (10.71%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
4 3 (10.71%) Support Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Switch Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Cisco Support
6 1 (3.57%) Data Consultant
6 1 (3.57%) Designer
6 1 (3.57%) Network Architect
6 1 (3.57%) Network Operations Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) NOC Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Operations Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Security Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Senior Cisco Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Technical Design Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.57%) Apache Flex
1 1 (3.57%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (21.43%) Data Centre
2 2 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.57%) e-Health
3 1 (3.57%) Eurex
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (14.29%) Migration
2 3 (10.71%) Capacity Management
2 3 (10.71%) Load Balancing
2 3 (10.71%) Project Management
2 3 (10.71%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (7.14%) Network Design
4 1 (3.57%) Asset Management
4 1 (3.57%) Budgeting and Forecasting
4 1 (3.57%) Change Management
4 1 (3.57%) Configuration Management
4 1 (3.57%) Data Analysis
4 1 (3.57%) Data Protection
4 1 (3.57%) Incident Management
4 1 (3.57%) Network Management
4 1 (3.57%) Network Packet Analysis
4 1 (3.57%) Risk Management
Qualifications
1 18 (64.29%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (53.57%) CCNP
3 8 (28.57%) CCNA
4 6 (21.43%) CCIE
5 5 (17.86%) SC Cleared
5 5 (17.86%) Security Cleared
6 3 (10.71%) Degree
7 2 (7.14%) JNCIP
7 2 (7.14%) JNCIS
7 2 (7.14%) PMI Certification
7 2 (7.14%) PMP
8 1 (3.57%) BC Cleared
8 1 (3.57%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (3.57%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.57%) Cisco Prime
1 1 (3.57%) OpenView
1 1 (3.57%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 25 (89.29%) Cisco
2 9 (32.14%) CheckPoint
3 8 (28.57%) Fortinet
3 8 (28.57%) Juniper
3 8 (28.57%) Nokia
4 4 (14.29%) F5
5 3 (10.71%) Extreme Networks
6 2 (7.14%) Microsoft
7 1 (3.57%) Brocade
7 1 (3.57%) Dell
7 1 (3.57%) HP
7 1 (3.57%) NetQoS
7 1 (3.57%) Palo Alto
7 1 (3.57%) SolarWinds