The table below looks at the statistics for EIGRP skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited EIGRP over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 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.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Enhanced Interior Gateway Routing Protocol (EIGRP)
Rank 122 136 140
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +4
Contract jobs citing EIGRP 11 4 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.38% 0.13% 0.19%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.31% 1.09% 1.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 3 6
Average daily rate £363 £450 £419
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.44% +7.46%
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.33% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £27.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.25 £40.00 -
% change year-on-year
-19.37% -
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 West region.

Communications & Networking Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
476 367 459
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 16.25% 11.73% 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 312 178 256
Average daily rate £363 £360 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.69% -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £227 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £475 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £340 £335
% change year-on-year
+6.61% +1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 29 28
Average hourly rate £35.50 £22.00 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+61.36% +18.91%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.55 £11.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £41.23 £40.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
- +50.00%

EIGRP
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

EIGRP Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

EIGRP
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

EIGRP Daily Rate Trend in the South West

EIGRP
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

EIGRP Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

EIGRP
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 1 May 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Wiltshire - 10 £363 - 2
Gloucestershire +5 1 £325 -27.77% 3
EIGRP
England

EIGRP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 16 (100.00%) Cisco
1 16 (100.00%) CCNP
1 16 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (87.50%) BGP
3 12 (75.00%) MPLS
4 11 (68.75%) Juniper
4 11 (68.75%) IPsec
5 10 (62.50%) SC Cleared
5 10 (62.50%) Security Cleared
5 10 (62.50%) VPN
5 10 (62.50%) OSPF
5 10 (62.50%) WAN
6 8 (50.00%) DV Cleared
6 8 (50.00%) JNCIP
7 5 (31.25%) CCIE
8 4 (25.00%) LAN
8 4 (25.00%) CheckPoint
8 4 (25.00%) Degree
9 3 (18.75%) Network Security
9 3 (18.75%) Cisco ASA
9 3 (18.75%) Performance Monitoring
9 3 (18.75%) Firewall
9 3 (18.75%) TCP/IP
10 2 (12.50%) Ethernet
10 2 (12.50%) ITIL
10 2 (12.50%) Linux
10 2 (12.50%) CCNA
10 2 (12.50%) HP
10 2 (12.50%) Check Point Certification
10 2 (12.50%) ITIL Certification

EIGRP
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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.

Communications & Networking
1 14 (87.50%) BGP
2 12 (75.00%) MPLS
3 11 (68.75%) IPsec
4 10 (62.50%) OSPF
4 10 (62.50%) VPN
4 10 (62.50%) WAN
5 4 (25.00%) LAN
6 3 (18.75%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (18.75%) Firewall
6 3 (18.75%) Network Security
6 3 (18.75%) TCP/IP
7 2 (12.50%) Ethernet
7 2 (12.50%) Gigabit Ethernet
7 2 (12.50%) HSRP
7 2 (12.50%) Multicast
7 2 (12.50%) PuTTY
7 2 (12.50%) SSH
7 2 (12.50%) Telnet
8 1 (6.25%) BIG-IP
8 1 (6.25%) DHCP
General
1 1 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (56.25%) Designer
2 8 (50.00%) IP Designer
2 8 (50.00%) Network Designer
3 7 (43.75%) Network Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Cisco Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Firewall Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Cisco Design Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Network Security Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Security Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) OCX
2 1 (6.25%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.25%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Linux
2 1 (6.25%) CatOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (18.75%) Performance Monitoring
2 2 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (12.50%) Change Control
2 2 (12.50%) Change Management
2 2 (12.50%) ITIL
2 2 (12.50%) Network Design
2 2 (12.50%) Performance Testing
2 2 (12.50%) Service Delivery
2 2 (12.50%) Use Case
3 1 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (6.25%) Problem Management
Qualifications
1 16 (100.00%) CCNP
1 16 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (62.50%) SC Cleared
2 10 (62.50%) Security Cleared
3 8 (50.00%) DV Cleared
3 8 (50.00%) JNCIP
4 5 (31.25%) CCIE
5 4 (25.00%) Degree
6 2 (12.50%) CCNA
6 2 (12.50%) Check Point Certification
6 2 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (6.25%) CCSA
7 1 (6.25%) MCSE
7 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) Cisco
2 11 (68.75%) Juniper
3 4 (25.00%) CheckPoint
4 2 (12.50%) HP
5 1 (6.25%) Nokia
Swindon, Wiltshire
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Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
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Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheltenham
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Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
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Rate: £20 - £35 per hour
Posted: 26 days ago