The table below looks at the statistics for EIGRP skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited EIGRP over the 3 months to 25 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Enhanced Interior Gateway Routing Protocol (EIGRP)
Rank 541 462 524
Rank change year-on-year
-79 +62
Contract jobs citing EIGRP 109 193 111
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.20% 0.33% 0.20%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.28% 2.38% 1.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 118 73
Median daily rate £375 £425 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +16.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £279 £299 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £500 £485
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £413 £335
% change year-on-year
-18.18% +23.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 3
Median hourly rate - £28.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -28.75%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £14.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
- -65.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Communications & Networking Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
8517 8125 8263
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 15.70% 13.90% 14.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 5198 4651 4438
Median daily rate £400 £375 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £235 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 426 510 463
Median hourly rate £32.25 £21.53 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+49.82% +5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.35 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.19 £47.83 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 £21.53 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+64.92% -2.15%

EIGRP
Jobs Demand Trend

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

EIGRP Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

EIGRP
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing EIGRP within the UK.

EIGRP Daily Rate Trend in the UK

EIGRP
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing EIGRP within the UK over the 3 months to 25 August 2016.

EIGRP Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

EIGRP
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing EIGRP within the UK.

EIGRP Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

EIGRP
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing EIGRP within the UK over the 3 months to 25 August 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
England -89 89 £400 -5.88% 27
London -78 42 £475 +10.78% 11
Scotland +24 14 £338 -10.35%
South East -9 12 £350 -17.64% 5
Edinburgh +14 11 £350 -7.03%
East of England +22 10 £425 -29.16% 2
Berkshire +12 8 £423 -10.47% 1
Yorkshire +6 8 £325 -13.33% 1
West Yorkshire +7 7 £325 -13.33% 1
Hertfordshire +17 6 £425 -29.16% 1
Reading +16 6 £423 -14.54% 1
Leeds +9 6 £350 -6.66% 1
South West +9 6 £344 -12.69% 2
North West +7 4 £325 -13.50% 2
Manchester 0 4 £325 -13.67% 1
West Midlands -32 4 £285 +5.55% 3
Bedfordshire - 4 - - 1
Wales +23 3 £313 -32.06%
City of London +16 3 £475 +8.57% 3
Gloucestershire +7 3 £300 +8.59%
Cheltenham +6 3 £300 +8.59%
Swindon +5 3 £363 -25.64%
Wiltshire +5 3 £363 -25.64%
Northern Ireland -7 3 £315 -
County Antrim -10 3 £315 -
Belfast -10 3 £315 -
Glasgow - 3 £250 -
Welwyn Garden City +1 2 £525 -12.50%
Luton - 2 - -
Slough - 2 - -

EIGRP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 with a requirement for EIGRP.

1 217 (94.35%) Cisco
2 197 (85.65%) BGP
3 170 (73.91%) Cisco Certification
4 169 (73.48%) OSPF
5 144 (62.61%) Firewall
6 143 (62.17%) CCNP
7 138 (60.00%) WAN
8 109 (47.39%) LAN
9 107 (46.52%) Cisco ASA
10 97 (42.17%) VPN
11 95 (41.30%) MPLS
12 89 (38.70%) CheckPoint
13 84 (36.52%) Wireless
14 81 (35.22%) Juniper
15 76 (33.04%) TCP/IP
16 71 (30.87%) Data Centre
17 70 (30.43%) Cisco Nexus
18 68 (29.57%) CCNA
19 56 (24.35%) VoIP
20 53 (23.04%) F5
21 52 (22.61%) HSRP
22 51 (22.17%) Network Security
22 51 (22.17%) VLAN
23 47 (20.43%) Cisco IOS
24 46 (20.00%) CCIE
25 45 (19.57%) IPsec
26 39 (16.96%) Finance
27 36 (15.65%) Fortinet
28 35 (15.22%) Load Balancing
29 34 (14.78%) Windows

EIGRP
Top Related IT Skills 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 5 (2.17%) Apache
2 4 (1.74%) Confluence
2 4 (1.74%) JBoss
2 4 (1.74%) MediaWiki
2 4 (1.74%) nginx
3 2 (0.87%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (0.87%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.43%) OpenStack
4 1 (0.43%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.43%) WildFly
Applications
1 18 (7.83%) MS Visio
2 12 (5.22%) MS Excel
3 5 (2.17%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (1.30%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.87%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 197 (85.65%) BGP
2 169 (73.48%) OSPF
3 144 (62.61%) Firewall
4 138 (60.00%) WAN
5 109 (47.39%) LAN
6 107 (46.52%) Cisco ASA
7 97 (42.17%) VPN
8 95 (41.30%) MPLS
9 84 (36.52%) Wireless
10 76 (33.04%) TCP/IP
11 70 (30.43%) Cisco Nexus
12 56 (24.35%) VoIP
13 52 (22.61%) HSRP
14 51 (22.17%) Network Security
14 51 (22.17%) VLAN
15 47 (20.43%) Cisco IOS
16 45 (19.57%) IPsec
17 33 (14.35%) DNS
18 31 (13.48%) DHCP
19 28 (12.17%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (2.17%) MySQL
2 4 (1.74%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (1.30%) Relational Database
4 2 (0.87%) Data Mining
5 1 (0.43%) Informix
5 1 (0.43%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.43%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (3.04%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 4 (1.74%) Git (software)
2 4 (1.74%) Hudson
2 4 (1.74%) Jenkins
2 4 (1.74%) JIRA
2 4 (1.74%) Subversion
General
1 39 (16.96%) Finance
2 15 (6.52%) Telecoms
3 14 (6.09%) Banking
4 12 (5.22%) Retail
5 5 (2.17%) Financial Institution
5 5 (2.17%) Retail Banking
6 4 (1.74%) Legal
6 4 (1.74%) Publishing
7 3 (1.30%) Billing
7 3 (1.30%) Law
8 2 (0.87%) Aerospace
8 2 (0.87%) Games
8 2 (0.87%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.43%) Dutch Language
9 1 (0.43%) French Language
9 1 (0.43%) Local Government
9 1 (0.43%) Marketing
9 1 (0.43%) Military
Job Titles
1 155 (67.39%) Network Engineer
2 61 (26.52%) Cisco Engineer
3 56 (24.35%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 28 (12.17%) Senior Network Engineer
5 19 (8.26%) Firewall Engineer
6 16 (6.96%) Consultant
7 14 (6.09%) Network Security Engineer
7 14 (6.09%) Security Engineer
8 13 (5.65%) Network Consultant
9 12 (5.22%) Architect
9 12 (5.22%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
10 10 (4.35%) Designer
10 10 (4.35%) Network Designer
11 9 (3.91%) Cisco Consultant
11 9 (3.91%) IP Designer
11 9 (3.91%) Network Architect
12 8 (3.48%) Cisco Network Consultant
12 8 (3.48%) Design Engineer
13 7 (3.04%) Analyst
13 7 (3.04%) Network Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (8.26%) 802.1X
2 5 (2.17%) CSS
3 4 (1.74%) OCX
4 3 (1.30%) LAMP
5 2 (0.87%) LAPP Stack
5 2 (0.87%) LEMP Stack
5 2 (0.87%) XMPP
6 1 (0.43%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 71 (30.87%) Data Centre
2 8 (3.48%) Computer Science
3 7 (3.04%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 6 (2.61%) Clustering
5 5 (2.17%) Cryptography
6 4 (1.74%) PKI
6 4 (1.74%) Wiki
7 3 (1.30%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (1.30%) DataPower
8 2 (0.87%) IVR
8 2 (0.87%) Management Information System
8 2 (0.87%) Virtual Team
9 1 (0.43%) CLARiiON
9 1 (0.43%) Enterprise Storage
9 1 (0.43%) FlexPod
9 1 (0.43%) Health Informatics
9 1 (0.43%) Hedge funds
9 1 (0.43%) IBM XIV
9 1 (0.43%) RSA SecurID
9 1 (0.43%) Symmetrix
Operating Systems
1 34 (14.78%) Windows
2 26 (11.30%) Linux
3 21 (9.13%) Windows Server
4 7 (3.04%) CentOS
4 7 (3.04%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (2.17%) Ubuntu
5 5 (2.17%) Unix
6 4 (1.74%) Debian
6 4 (1.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (0.87%) Solaris
7 2 (0.87%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.43%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.43%) Mandriva Linux
8 1 (0.43%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (15.22%) Load Balancing
2 30 (13.04%) Network Design
3 29 (12.61%) ITIL
4 22 (9.57%) High Availability
5 21 (9.13%) Network Monitoring
6 19 (8.26%) Change Control
6 19 (8.26%) Change Management
7 16 (6.96%) Capacity Planning
8 15 (6.52%) Migration
9 14 (6.09%) Escalation Management
10 13 (5.65%) Network Management
11 12 (5.22%) Incident Management
11 12 (5.22%) Project Management
12 11 (4.78%) Stakeholder Management
13 10 (4.35%) Information Security
14 9 (3.91%) Disaster Recovery
14 9 (3.91%) Network Planning
15 8 (3.48%) Problem Management
16 7 (3.04%) DDoS Mitigation
16 7 (3.04%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 11 (4.78%) Shell Script
2 7 (3.04%) Bash Shell
3 4 (1.74%) Perl
3 4 (1.74%) Python
4 3 (1.30%) Java
4 3 (1.30%) PHP
4 3 (1.30%) SQL
5 2 (0.87%) PowerShell
5 2 (0.87%) Ruby
5 2 (0.87%) Tcl
6 1 (0.43%) C
6 1 (0.43%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.43%) Korn
6 1 (0.43%) Lisp
Qualifications
1 170 (73.91%) Cisco Certification
2 143 (62.17%) CCNP
3 68 (29.57%) CCNA
4 46 (20.00%) CCIE
5 32 (13.91%) Security Cleared
6 30 (13.04%) SC Cleared
7 17 (7.39%) Degree
8 12 (5.22%) JNCIP
9 10 (4.35%) DV Cleared
9 10 (4.35%) JNCIA
10 6 (2.61%) CCDP
11 5 (2.17%) CCSE
12 4 (1.74%) CCSA
12 4 (1.74%) Check Point Certification
12 4 (1.74%) ITIL Certification
12 4 (1.74%) JNCIS
13 3 (1.30%) CCDE
13 3 (1.30%) CCVP
13 3 (1.30%) PMI Certification
13 3 (1.30%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.61%) PCI DSS
2 5 (2.17%) QA
3 4 (1.74%) SLA
4 2 (0.87%) GLP
4 2 (0.87%) JSP 440
5 1 (0.43%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.43%) ISO/IEC 17799
5 1 (0.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.43%) MiFID
System Software
1 20 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (3.48%) ProxySG
3 6 (2.61%) Active Directory
3 6 (2.61%) iptables
4 5 (2.17%) VMware ESX
5 4 (1.74%) Postfix
5 4 (1.74%) Samba
5 4 (1.74%) XenServer
6 3 (1.30%) Hyper-V
6 3 (1.30%) vSphere
7 2 (0.87%) vCloud
8 1 (0.43%) Snort
8 1 (0.43%) Virtual Desktop
8 1 (0.43%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.43%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 17 (7.39%) Cisco CUCM
2 11 (4.78%) Cacti
3 10 (4.35%) Nagios
4 9 (3.91%) SmokePing
5 4 (1.74%) Cisco Prime
5 4 (1.74%) OPNET
5 4 (1.74%) Puppet
5 4 (1.74%) ZABBIX
6 3 (1.30%) Cisco UCCE
6 3 (1.30%) Cisco UCCX
6 3 (1.30%) FortiGate
6 3 (1.30%) HP UCMDB
7 2 (0.87%) OpenView
7 2 (0.87%) SCCM
7 2 (0.87%) WhatsUp Gold
8 1 (0.43%) NetBackup
8 1 (0.43%) OpenNMS
8 1 (0.43%) SolarWinds Orion
8 1 (0.43%) TrustSec
8 1 (0.43%) vMotion
Vendors
1 217 (94.35%) Cisco
2 89 (38.70%) CheckPoint
3 81 (35.22%) Juniper
4 53 (23.04%) F5
5 36 (15.65%) Fortinet
6 30 (13.04%) Palo Alto
7 27 (11.74%) VMware
8 22 (9.57%) Microsoft
8 22 (9.57%) Riverbed
9 18 (7.83%) Aruba
9 18 (7.83%) HP
10 17 (7.39%) Intel Security
11 16 (6.96%) Citrix
12 15 (6.52%) SolarWinds
13 13 (5.65%) Blue Coat
13 13 (5.65%) Nokia
14 11 (4.78%) Motorola
15 10 (4.35%) Red Hat
16 9 (3.91%) TippingPoint
17 7 (3.04%) Brocade
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