The first table below looks at the demand for EIGRP skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited EIGRP over the 3 months to 23 July 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 South East 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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Enhanced Interior Gateway Routing Protocol (EIGRP)
Rank 237 221 229
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +8
Contract jobs citing EIGRP 7 18 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.077% 0.21% 0.16%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.42% 1.18% 0.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 11 5
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.63% -5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £275 £317
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £375 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Average hourly rate £40.00 - £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £17.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+135.29% -38.18%
Communications & Networking Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1679 1526 2033
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 18.57% 18.10% 20.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 727 659 566
Average daily rate £336 £340 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.10% +4.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £203 £175 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £450 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 96 136 186
Average hourly rate £17.50 £25.50 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.37% -17.74%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £14.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.75 £25.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-22.54% +2.00%
EIGRP
England

EIGRP
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing EIGRP across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 23 July 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing EIGRP within the South East region over the 3 months to 23 July 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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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
Hampshire -17 4 £195 -44.28% 1
Middlesex - 1 - -
Surrey - 1 - -
West Sussex - - - -
Berkshire - - - - 1
Buckinghamshire - - - - 1
EIGRP
England

EIGRP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 24 (92.31%) Cisco
2 22 (84.62%) Cisco Certification
3 21 (80.77%) CCNP
4 20 (76.92%) BGP
5 18 (69.23%) WAN
6 16 (61.54%) LAN
7 15 (57.69%) VPN
8 13 (50.00%) MPLS
8 13 (50.00%) OSPF
8 13 (50.00%) Firewall
9 12 (46.15%) TCP/IP
10 11 (42.31%) CheckPoint
10 11 (42.31%) Security Cleared
10 11 (42.31%) Cisco ASA
11 10 (38.46%) SC Cleared
12 9 (34.62%) IPsec
13 8 (30.77%) CCNA
13 8 (30.77%) ITIL
14 7 (26.92%) Ethernet
15 6 (23.08%) RIP
15 6 (23.08%) Internet
15 6 (23.08%) BT
15 6 (23.08%) SolarWinds
15 6 (23.08%) Network Management
15 6 (23.08%) DMVPN
16 5 (19.23%) VMware Infrastructure
16 5 (19.23%) VMware
16 5 (19.23%) Network Design
16 5 (19.23%) Wireshark
16 5 (19.23%) VoIP

EIGRP
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 (3.85%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 20 (76.92%) BGP
2 18 (69.23%) WAN
3 16 (61.54%) LAN
4 15 (57.69%) VPN
5 13 (50.00%) MPLS
5 13 (50.00%) OSPF
5 13 (50.00%) Firewall
6 12 (46.15%) TCP/IP
7 11 (42.31%) Cisco ASA
8 9 (34.62%) IPsec
9 7 (26.92%) Ethernet
10 6 (23.08%) RIP
10 6 (23.08%) Internet
10 6 (23.08%) DMVPN
11 5 (19.23%) Wireshark
11 5 (19.23%) ATM
11 5 (19.23%) VoIP
12 4 (15.38%) SDH
12 4 (15.38%) DNS
12 4 (15.38%) Frame Relay
Development Applications
1 2 (7.69%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 3 (11.54%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.85%) Finance
2 1 (3.85%) Legal
2 1 (3.85%) Banking
2 1 (3.85%) Retail
2 1 (3.85%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 12 (46.15%) Network Engineer
2 4 (15.38%) Architect
2 4 (15.38%) Cisco Engineer
2 4 (15.38%) Network Architect
3 3 (11.54%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 3 (11.54%) Network Analyst
3 3 (11.54%) Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) VoIP Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Consultant
4 2 (7.69%) Network Specialist
5 1 (3.85%) NOC Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Cisco Network Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) Cisco Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) Technical Leader
5 1 (3.85%) Voice Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) Voice Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Technical Design Authority
5 1 (3.85%) Technical Design Architect
5 1 (3.85%) Network Technical Architect
5 1 (3.85%) Technology Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.69%) Cryptography
2 1 (3.85%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (3.85%) Blackberry
2 1 (3.85%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.85%) Windows
1 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (30.77%) ITIL
2 6 (23.08%) Network Management
3 5 (19.23%) Network Design
4 3 (11.54%) Migration
4 3 (11.54%) Technical Architecture
4 3 (11.54%) Network Architecture
5 2 (7.69%) Time Management
5 2 (7.69%) Network Monitoring
5 2 (7.69%) Incident Management
5 2 (7.69%) Project Management
5 2 (7.69%) Service Management
5 2 (7.69%) Service Delivery
5 2 (7.69%) Change Management
6 1 (3.85%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (3.85%) ITSM
6 1 (3.85%) Validation
6 1 (3.85%) Project Planning
6 1 (3.85%) Load Balancing
6 1 (3.85%) Business Continuity
6 1 (3.85%) TOGAF
Qualifications
1 22 (84.62%) Cisco Certification
2 21 (80.77%) CCNP
3 11 (42.31%) Security Cleared
4 10 (38.46%) SC Cleared
5 8 (30.77%) CCNA
6 3 (11.54%) CCIP
6 3 (11.54%) BC Cleared
7 2 (7.69%) DV Cleared
7 2 (7.69%) Degree
8 1 (3.85%) CCVP
8 1 (3.85%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.69%) QA
2 1 (3.85%) JSP 440
2 1 (3.85%) SLA
2 1 (3.85%) COBIT
System Software
1 5 (19.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.85%) Hyper-V
2 1 (3.85%) vSphere
2 1 (3.85%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (7.69%) Cisco UCCE
1 2 (7.69%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (3.85%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 24 (92.31%) Cisco
2 11 (42.31%) CheckPoint
3 6 (23.08%) BT
3 6 (23.08%) SolarWinds
4 5 (19.23%) VMware
5 4 (15.38%) Juniper
5 4 (15.38%) Alcatel-Lucent
6 2 (7.69%) HP
6 2 (7.69%) F5
6 2 (7.69%) McAfee
7 1 (3.85%) Remedy