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 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Enhanced Interior Gateway Routing Protocol (EIGRP)
Rank 545 474 504
Rank change year-on-year
-71 +30
Contract jobs citing EIGRP 91 193 135
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.17% 0.33% 0.23%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.12% 2.44% 1.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 115 93
Median daily rate £400 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £264 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £529 £498 £494
UK excluding London median daily rate £344 £393 £325
% change year-on-year
-12.42% +20.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 5
Median hourly rate £31.35 £34.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.80% -15.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.50 £14.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-6.89% -63.75%

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
8132 7895 8557
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 15.44% 13.67% 14.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 4960 4557 4738
Median daily rate £400 £387 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.35% +6.02%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £233 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £548 £520 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £363 £347
% change year-on-year
- +4.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 415 539 480
Median hourly rate £28.00 £21.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.33 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.19 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £21.01 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+38.06% -6.64%

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 1 October 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
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing EIGRP within the UK over the 3 months to 1 October 2016.

EIGRP Hourly Rate Histogram 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 1 October 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 -75 76 £410 -3.52% 25
London -53 40 £475 +9.19% 10
Yorkshire +26 13 £325 -16.12% 1
West Yorkshire +19 12 £325 -16.12% 1
Scotland +6 11 £338 -10.00%
South East -15 9 £350 -16.66% 4
Leeds +15 8 £350 -9.67% 1
East of England +7 7 £400 +53.84% 3
Edinburgh +20 6 £350 -6.85%
Glasgow +13 5 £250 -9.09%
Berkshire +4 5 £268 -38.85%
Hertfordshire -5 5 £400 -33.33% 2
City of London +2 4 £488 +8.33% 2
North West +4 3 £325 -16.29% 1
Manchester -7 3 £325 -16.29% 1
Wales +19 2 - - 2
Reading +10 2 £268 -45.95%
Uxbridge +1 2 £475 - 1
Welwyn Garden City 0 2 £525 -12.50%
Belfast -7 2 £315 -
County Antrim -7 2 £315 -
Northern Ireland -8 2 £315 -
Slough - 2 - -
Oxford - 2 £350 -
New Malden - 2 - -
Luton - 2 - -
Hemel Hempstead - 2 £400 - 1
Oxfordshire - 2 £350 -
Bedfordshire - 2 - - 1
South West +9 1 £350 -19.30% 1

EIGRP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 October 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.

1 198 (93.84%) Cisco
2 175 (82.94%) BGP
3 163 (77.25%) OSPF
4 157 (74.41%) Cisco Certification
5 132 (62.56%) CCNP
6 126 (59.72%) Firewall
7 116 (54.98%) WAN
8 101 (47.87%) Cisco ASA
9 97 (45.97%) LAN
10 78 (36.97%) CheckPoint
11 77 (36.49%) VPN
12 73 (34.60%) Juniper
12 73 (34.60%) Wireless
13 70 (33.18%) MPLS
14 69 (32.70%) TCP/IP
15 65 (30.81%) Cisco Nexus
16 64 (30.33%) Data Centre
17 63 (29.86%) CCNA
18 60 (28.44%) F5
19 53 (25.12%) VLAN
20 52 (24.64%) Network Security
21 51 (24.17%) HSRP
22 49 (23.22%) VoIP
23 47 (22.27%) CCIE
24 44 (20.85%) IPsec
24 44 (20.85%) Cisco IOS
25 41 (19.43%) Palo Alto
26 40 (18.96%) Finance
27 35 (16.59%) Windows
27 35 (16.59%) Fortinet

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 4 (1.90%) Apache
1 4 (1.90%) Confluence
1 4 (1.90%) JBoss
1 4 (1.90%) MediaWiki
1 4 (1.90%) nginx
2 2 (0.95%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (0.95%) MS Exchange
2 2 (0.95%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.47%) WildFly
Applications
1 18 (8.53%) MS Visio
2 13 (6.16%) MS Excel
3 7 (3.32%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.95%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 175 (82.94%) BGP
2 163 (77.25%) OSPF
3 126 (59.72%) Firewall
4 116 (54.98%) WAN
5 101 (47.87%) Cisco ASA
6 97 (45.97%) LAN
7 77 (36.49%) VPN
8 73 (34.60%) Wireless
9 70 (33.18%) MPLS
10 69 (32.70%) TCP/IP
11 65 (30.81%) Cisco Nexus
12 53 (25.12%) VLAN
13 52 (24.64%) Network Security
14 51 (24.17%) HSRP
15 49 (23.22%) VoIP
16 44 (20.85%) Cisco IOS
16 44 (20.85%) IPsec
17 28 (13.27%) VRRP
18 25 (11.85%) DNS
18 25 (11.85%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (1.90%) MySQL
1 4 (1.90%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (0.95%) Data Mining
2 2 (0.95%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (3.32%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 5 (2.37%) JIRA
3 4 (1.90%) Git (software)
3 4 (1.90%) Hudson
3 4 (1.90%) Jenkins
3 4 (1.90%) Subversion
General
1 40 (18.96%) Finance
2 19 (9.00%) Banking
3 15 (7.11%) Telecoms
4 13 (6.16%) Retail
5 5 (2.37%) Retail Banking
6 4 (1.90%) Legal
7 3 (1.42%) Billing
7 3 (1.42%) Investment Banking
7 3 (1.42%) Law
8 2 (0.95%) Aerospace
8 2 (0.95%) Publishing
9 1 (0.47%) Dutch Language
9 1 (0.47%) French Language
9 1 (0.47%) Local Government
9 1 (0.47%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.47%) Military
Job Titles
1 139 (65.88%) Network Engineer
2 60 (28.44%) Cisco Engineer
3 57 (27.01%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 24 (11.37%) Senior Network Engineer
5 18 (8.53%) Security Engineer
6 17 (8.06%) Consultant
7 16 (7.58%) Network Security Engineer
8 14 (6.64%) Network Consultant
9 12 (5.69%) Firewall Engineer
10 10 (4.74%) Architect
11 9 (4.27%) Cisco Consultant
11 9 (4.27%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
12 8 (3.79%) Cisco Network Consultant
12 8 (3.79%) Design Engineer
12 8 (3.79%) Network Architect
12 8 (3.79%) Network Design Engineer
12 8 (3.79%) Network Support
13 7 (3.32%) Senior Cisco Engineer
13 7 (3.32%) Telephony Engineer
13 7 (3.32%) VoIP Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (9.00%) 802.1X
2 5 (2.37%) CSS
3 3 (1.42%) OCX
4 2 (0.95%) COM
4 2 (0.95%) LAMP
4 2 (0.95%) LAPP Stack
4 2 (0.95%) LEMP Stack
5 1 (0.47%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 64 (30.33%) Data Centre
2 9 (4.27%) Computer Science
3 8 (3.79%) Cryptography
4 4 (1.90%) Clustering
4 4 (1.90%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 4 (1.90%) Wiki
5 3 (1.42%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (1.42%) DataPower
5 3 (1.42%) PKI
6 1 (0.47%) BYOD
6 1 (0.47%) Driving Licence
6 1 (0.47%) e-Health
6 1 (0.47%) Eurex
6 1 (0.47%) Fintech
6 1 (0.47%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.47%) N-Tier
6 1 (0.47%) RSA SecurID
6 1 (0.47%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 35 (16.59%) Windows
2 24 (11.37%) Linux
3 20 (9.48%) Windows Server
4 14 (6.64%) Unix
5 6 (2.84%) CentOS
5 6 (2.84%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (2.37%) Ubuntu
7 4 (1.90%) Debian
8 2 (0.95%) FreeBSD
8 2 (0.95%) Solaris
9 1 (0.47%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.47%) Mandriva Linux
9 1 (0.47%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.47%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (16.11%) Network Design
2 32 (15.17%) Load Balancing
3 21 (9.95%) Change Management
4 20 (9.48%) Change Control
4 20 (9.48%) ITIL
5 19 (9.00%) Network Monitoring
6 16 (7.58%) High Availability
7 14 (6.64%) Escalation Management
7 14 (6.64%) Network Management
8 11 (5.21%) Capacity Planning
8 11 (5.21%) Stakeholder Management
9 10 (4.74%) Incident Management
9 10 (4.74%) Migration
9 10 (4.74%) Project Management
10 9 (4.27%) Information Security
10 9 (4.27%) Network Architecture
10 9 (4.27%) Network Planning
11 8 (3.79%) Problem Management
11 8 (3.79%) Security Architecture
12 7 (3.32%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 9 (4.27%) Shell Script
2 5 (2.37%) Bash Shell
3 4 (1.90%) Python
3 4 (1.90%) SQL
4 3 (1.42%) Java
5 2 (0.95%) Perl
5 2 (0.95%) PHP
5 2 (0.95%) PowerShell
5 2 (0.95%) Ruby
5 2 (0.95%) Tcl
6 1 (0.47%) C
6 1 (0.47%) Korn
6 1 (0.47%) Lisp
Qualifications
1 157 (74.41%) Cisco Certification
2 132 (62.56%) CCNP
3 63 (29.86%) CCNA
4 47 (22.27%) CCIE
5 23 (10.90%) Security Cleared
6 21 (9.95%) SC Cleared
7 20 (9.48%) Degree
8 8 (3.79%) CCDP
8 8 (3.79%) JNCIP
9 7 (3.32%) CCVP
9 7 (3.32%) DV Cleared
10 5 (2.37%) CISSP
11 4 (1.90%) CCSA
11 4 (1.90%) CCSE
11 4 (1.90%) JNCIA
12 3 (1.42%) CISM
12 3 (1.42%) GSEC
12 3 (1.42%) ITIL Certification
12 3 (1.42%) PMI Certification
12 3 (1.42%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.37%) PCI DSS
1 5 (2.37%) QA
2 4 (1.90%) SLA
3 3 (1.42%) COBIT
3 3 (1.42%) ISO27002
4 2 (0.95%) JSP 440
5 1 (0.47%) MiFID
System Software
1 17 (8.06%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (3.79%) Active Directory
3 6 (2.84%) iptables
3 6 (2.84%) ProxySG
4 4 (1.90%) Postfix
4 4 (1.90%) Samba
4 4 (1.90%) XenServer
5 3 (1.42%) Hyper-V
5 3 (1.42%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (1.42%) vSphere
6 2 (0.95%) Forefront TMG
7 1 (0.47%) Snort
7 1 (0.47%) Virtual Desktop
7 1 (0.47%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.47%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 17 (8.06%) Cisco CUCM
2 11 (5.21%) Cacti
3 10 (4.74%) Nagios
4 9 (4.27%) SmokePing
5 7 (3.32%) Cisco UCCE
5 7 (3.32%) Cisco UCCX
6 5 (2.37%) Cisco Prime
7 4 (1.90%) OPNET
7 4 (1.90%) Puppet
7 4 (1.90%) WhatsUp Gold
7 4 (1.90%) ZABBIX
8 3 (1.42%) FortiGate
8 3 (1.42%) HP UCMDB
8 3 (1.42%) OpenView
9 2 (0.95%) Nessus
9 2 (0.95%) SCCM
10 1 (0.47%) Cisco CME
10 1 (0.47%) OpenNMS
10 1 (0.47%) SolarWinds Orion
10 1 (0.47%) TrustSec
Vendors
1 198 (93.84%) Cisco
2 78 (36.97%) CheckPoint
3 73 (34.60%) Juniper
4 60 (28.44%) F5
5 41 (19.43%) Palo Alto
6 35 (16.59%) Fortinet
7 27 (12.80%) Microsoft
8 25 (11.85%) Aruba
9 21 (9.95%) HP
10 20 (9.48%) VMware
11 19 (9.00%) Riverbed
12 17 (8.06%) Intel Security
13 15 (7.11%) SolarWinds
14 13 (6.16%) Citrix
15 11 (5.21%) Blue Coat
15 11 (5.21%) Nokia
16 10 (4.74%) TippingPoint
17 9 (4.27%) Motorola
18 7 (3.32%) Brocade
18 7 (3.32%) Red Box
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