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 30 March 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
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Enhanced Interior Gateway Routing Protocol (EIGRP)
Rank 136 129 -
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -
Contract jobs citing EIGRP 6 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.19% 0.21% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.59% 1.35% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 0
Average daily rate
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£450 £413 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £405 £375 £265
% change year-on-year
+8.00% +41.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £25.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £25.00 £31.25
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -20.00%
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 West region.

Communications & Networking Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
377 443 322
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 12.00% 15.18% 13.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 181 234 194
Average daily rate £360 £381 £386
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.57% -1.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £220 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £348 £350 £315
% change year-on-year
-0.57% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 16 25
Average hourly rate £32.50 £15.00 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+116.66% -30.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.39 £9.50 £18.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £29.50 £41.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £21.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+42.85% -6.66%

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 30 March 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
(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
Bristol +4 4 £425 - 2
Gloucestershire - 2 £450 -
Wiltshire - - - -
EIGRP
England

EIGRP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, 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 11 (100.00%) Firewall
2 10 (90.91%) LAN
2 10 (90.91%) WAN
2 10 (90.91%) OSPF
3 9 (81.82%) BGP
3 9 (81.82%) IPsec
3 9 (81.82%) Network Security
4 8 (72.73%) MySQL
4 8 (72.73%) Windows
4 8 (72.73%) Linux
4 8 (72.73%) Apache
4 8 (72.73%) LDAP
4 8 (72.73%) VPN
4 8 (72.73%) IPv6
4 8 (72.73%) Citrix
4 8 (72.73%) Red Hat
4 8 (72.73%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (72.73%) Disaster Recovery
4 8 (72.73%) Samba
4 8 (72.73%) Debian
4 8 (72.73%) PostgreSQL
4 8 (72.73%) VMware
4 8 (72.73%) Subversion
4 8 (72.73%) Ubuntu
4 8 (72.73%) JIRA
4 8 (72.73%) Wiki
4 8 (72.73%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (72.73%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (72.73%) CentOS
4 8 (72.73%) Git (software)

EIGRP
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 8 (72.73%) Apache
1 8 (72.73%) nginx
1 8 (72.73%) Confluence
1 8 (72.73%) MediaWiki
2 3 (27.27%) SharePoint
2 3 (27.27%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (100.00%) Firewall
2 10 (90.91%) LAN
2 10 (90.91%) WAN
2 10 (90.91%) OSPF
3 9 (81.82%) BGP
3 9 (81.82%) IPsec
3 9 (81.82%) Network Security
4 8 (72.73%) VPN
4 8 (72.73%) IPv6
4 8 (72.73%) LDAP
5 2 (18.18%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (9.09%) WAAS
6 1 (9.09%) DMVPN
6 1 (9.09%) VLAN
6 1 (9.09%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (9.09%) Wireless
6 1 (9.09%) MPLS
6 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
6 1 (9.09%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (72.73%) MySQL
1 8 (72.73%) PostgreSQL
2 6 (54.55%) Relational Database
3 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (72.73%) Subversion
1 8 (72.73%) JIRA
1 8 (72.73%) Git (software)
1 8 (72.73%) Hudson
1 8 (72.73%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Network Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Administrator
3 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Network Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (45.45%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (72.73%) Wiki
2 3 (27.27%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 8 (72.73%) Windows
1 8 (72.73%) Linux
1 8 (72.73%) Windows Server 2003
1 8 (72.73%) Debian
1 8 (72.73%) Ubuntu
1 8 (72.73%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) Disaster Recovery
1 8 (72.73%) Continuous Integration
1 8 (72.73%) Capacity Planning
1 8 (72.73%) Build Automation
1 8 (72.73%) DevOps
2 6 (54.55%) Database Theory
2 6 (54.55%) Relational Database Theory
2 6 (54.55%) Data Modelling
3 3 (27.27%) Load Balancing
4 1 (9.09%) Project Management
4 1 (9.09%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) Perl
1 6 (54.55%) PHP
1 6 (54.55%) SQL
1 6 (54.55%) Ruby
1 6 (54.55%) Bash Shell
2 5 (45.45%) Java
3 1 (9.09%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (36.36%) CCNA
3 1 (9.09%) CCNP
3 1 (9.09%) CCSA
3 1 (9.09%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (72.73%) Samba
1 8 (72.73%) VMware Infrastructure
1 8 (72.73%) Postfix
1 8 (72.73%) XenServer
1 8 (72.73%) iptables
2 3 (27.27%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (72.73%) ZABBIX
1 8 (72.73%) Puppet
2 5 (45.45%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (45.45%) Salt
Vendors
1 8 (72.73%) Citrix
1 8 (72.73%) Red Hat
1 8 (72.73%) VMware
2 3 (27.27%) Cisco
3 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
3 1 (9.09%) CheckPoint