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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited EIGRP over the 3 months to 3 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Enhanced Interior Gateway Routing Protocol (EIGRP)
Rank 229 234 216
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -18
Contract jobs citing EIGRP 29 11 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.31% 0.12% 0.17%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.65% 0.64% 0.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 6 7
Average daily rate
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£400 £248 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+61.61% -25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £173 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £343 £423
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £320
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +4.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 -
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
1762 1711 1537
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 18.83% 19.10% 18.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 862 741 648
Average daily rate £375 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £195 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £461 £474
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £326 £320
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +1.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 123 93 162
Average hourly rate £26.00 £17.50 £25.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+48.57% -31.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.75 £13.00 £13.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.29 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £18.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+31.94% -28.00%

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 3 July 2015.

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 3 July 2015. 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 +9 14 £400 +105.12% 1
Buckinghamshire +5 6 - - 1
Berkshire - 6 £321 - 2
Surrey -4 3 £331 - 3
EIGRP
England

EIGRP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 48 (90.57%) Cisco
1 48 (90.57%) OSPF
2 46 (86.79%) Cisco Certification
3 42 (79.25%) BGP
4 39 (73.58%) CCNP
5 38 (71.70%) WAN
5 38 (71.70%) LAN
6 32 (60.38%) Firewall
7 30 (56.60%) CCNA
8 29 (54.72%) TCP/IP
9 28 (52.83%) MPLS
10 24 (45.28%) Security Cleared
11 23 (43.40%) Cisco ASA
12 22 (41.51%) VPN
13 21 (39.62%) Ethernet
13 21 (39.62%) Data Centre
14 18 (33.96%) SSL
14 18 (33.96%) Telecoms
15 17 (32.08%) Migration
15 17 (32.08%) SC Cleared
15 17 (32.08%) HSRP
16 16 (30.19%) IPsec
17 14 (26.42%) ADSL
17 14 (26.42%) ITIL
18 13 (24.53%) CCIE
18 13 (24.53%) Network Security
19 12 (22.64%) DNS
19 12 (22.64%) Cisco Nexus
20 11 (20.75%) RIP
20 11 (20.75%) Juniper

EIGRP
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 4 (7.55%) Lync
2 2 (3.77%) MediaWiki
2 2 (3.77%) Apache
2 2 (3.77%) Confluence
3 1 (1.89%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 8 (15.09%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 48 (90.57%) OSPF
2 42 (79.25%) BGP
3 38 (71.70%) LAN
3 38 (71.70%) WAN
4 32 (60.38%) Firewall
5 29 (54.72%) TCP/IP
6 28 (52.83%) MPLS
7 23 (43.40%) Cisco ASA
8 22 (41.51%) VPN
9 21 (39.62%) Ethernet
10 18 (33.96%) SSL
11 17 (32.08%) HSRP
12 16 (30.19%) IPsec
13 14 (26.42%) ADSL
14 13 (24.53%) Network Security
15 12 (22.64%) Cisco Nexus
15 12 (22.64%) DNS
16 11 (20.75%) RIP
17 9 (16.98%) SNMP
17 9 (16.98%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.77%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (1.89%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.89%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (5.66%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (3.77%) Subversion
2 2 (3.77%) JIRA
2 2 (3.77%) Git (software)
2 2 (3.77%) Hudson
2 2 (3.77%) Jenkins
General
1 18 (33.96%) Telecoms
2 10 (18.87%) Finance
3 6 (11.32%) Banking
4 1 (1.89%) Legal
Job Titles
1 31 (58.49%) Network Engineer
2 8 (15.09%) Senior Network Engineer
2 8 (15.09%) Cisco Engineer
3 5 (9.43%) IP Network Engineer
3 5 (9.43%) IP Engineer
4 4 (7.55%) Network Specialist
5 3 (5.66%) Network Architect
5 3 (5.66%) Implementation Engineer
5 3 (5.66%) Network Implementation Engineer
5 3 (5.66%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (5.66%) Architect
6 2 (3.77%) Analyst
6 2 (3.77%) Network Consultant
6 2 (3.77%) Consultant
6 2 (3.77%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (3.77%) DevOps Engineer
6 2 (3.77%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 2 (3.77%) Network Analyst
6 2 (3.77%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (1.89%) Network Design Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.89%) HTML
1 1 (1.89%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 21 (39.62%) Data Centre
2 8 (15.09%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (11.32%) PKI
4 5 (9.43%) Cryptography
5 2 (3.77%) IVR
5 2 (3.77%) Wiki
5 2 (3.77%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (13.21%) Windows
2 5 (9.43%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (7.55%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (7.55%) Linux
4 2 (3.77%) CentOS
5 1 (1.89%) Debian
5 1 (1.89%) Ubuntu
5 1 (1.89%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (32.08%) Migration
2 14 (26.42%) ITIL
3 8 (15.09%) Load Balancing
4 7 (13.21%) Incident Management
5 6 (11.32%) Enterprise Architecture
5 6 (11.32%) Service Management
5 6 (11.32%) Validation
6 5 (9.43%) Service Delivery
6 5 (9.43%) Network Management
6 5 (9.43%) Network Design
7 4 (7.55%) Time Management
8 2 (3.77%) Capacity Planning
8 2 (3.77%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (3.77%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (3.77%) Configuration Management
8 2 (3.77%) Low Latency
8 2 (3.77%) Root Cause Analysis
8 2 (3.77%) DevOps
9 1 (1.89%) Database Theory
9 1 (1.89%) Relational Database Theory
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.77%) Java
1 2 (3.77%) Perl
1 2 (3.77%) SQL
1 2 (3.77%) Ruby
1 2 (3.77%) Bash Shell
2 1 (1.89%) PHP
Qualifications
1 46 (86.79%) Cisco Certification
2 39 (73.58%) CCNP
3 30 (56.60%) CCNA
4 24 (45.28%) Security Cleared
5 17 (32.08%) SC Cleared
6 13 (24.53%) CCIE
7 11 (20.75%) DV Cleared
8 7 (13.21%) CCIP
9 6 (11.32%) BC Cleared
10 4 (7.55%) CCDE
11 3 (5.66%) CCDP
12 1 (1.89%) CISSP
12 1 (1.89%) JNCIP
12 1 (1.89%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.43%) QA
2 4 (7.55%) JSP 440
3 2 (3.77%) PCI DSS
4 1 (1.89%) SLA
4 1 (1.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (7.55%) Hyper-V
1 4 (7.55%) vSphere
1 4 (7.55%) VMware ESXi
2 3 (5.66%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.77%) Samba
3 2 (3.77%) Postfix
3 2 (3.77%) XenServer
3 2 (3.77%) iptables
Systems Management
1 6 (11.32%) Cisco CUCM
2 3 (5.66%) WhatsUp Gold
3 2 (3.77%) ZABBIX
3 2 (3.77%) Puppet
3 2 (3.77%) Cisco UCCX
4 1 (1.89%) Cacti
4 1 (1.89%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (1.89%) FortiGate
4 1 (1.89%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.89%) Cisco LMS
4 1 (1.89%) Salt
4 1 (1.89%) Iperf
Vendors
1 48 (90.57%) Cisco
2 11 (20.75%) Juniper
3 8 (15.09%) CheckPoint
4 6 (11.32%) McAfee
5 4 (7.55%) VMware
5 4 (7.55%) SolarWinds
5 4 (7.55%) Microsoft
5 4 (7.55%) HP
6 3 (5.66%) F5
6 3 (5.66%) Citrix
7 2 (3.77%) BT
7 2 (3.77%) Nokia
7 2 (3.77%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.89%) Remedy
8 1 (1.89%) Nortel
8 1 (1.89%) Crossbeam
8 1 (1.89%) Ruckus Wireless
8 1 (1.89%) Meraki