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 2 May 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
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Enhanced Interior Gateway Routing Protocol (EIGRP)
Rank 513 494 545
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +51
Contract jobs citing EIGRP 128 141 85
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.23% 0.25% 0.15%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.50% 1.67% 1.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 84 45
Median daily rate £365 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.33% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 2
Median hourly rate £32.25 £40.00 £28.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.37% +39.13%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £28.00 £27.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.60 £40.00 £29.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.25 £40.00 -
% change year-on-year
-19.37% -

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
8537 8461 7425
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 15.32% 14.92% 13.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 5174 4607 3918
Median daily rate £388 £350 £353
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% -0.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 358 467 409
Median hourly rate £28.00 £28.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +40.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.75 £12.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £45.00 £41.05
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
- +50.00%

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 2 May 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 2 May 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 2 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
(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 -16 117 £370 +2.06% 39
London -41 41 £413 +17.85% 13
South East +4 34 £363 -12.12% 4
Berkshire +15 19 £418 -16.50%
City of London +37 13 £375 +11.11% 4
Hampshire +8 11 £225 -35.34% 1
North West -14 11 £325 -33.33% 4
Reading - 11 £420 -
South West +4 10 £363 -19.44% 7
Scotland -10 9 £308 +2.50%
Wiltshire - 9 £363 - 2
Swindon - 9 £363 - 2
Yorkshire -6 8 £370 +5.71% 1
West Midlands -8 8 £370 -3.26% 6
West Yorkshire -5 7 £370 -0.67%
Leeds -12 7 £370 -0.67%
Edinburgh - 6 £325 -
Basingstoke -7 5 £220 -45.00%
Havant - 5 £300 -
Cheshire - 5 £325 -
Birmingham +4 4 £370 +17.46% 1
East of England -2 4 £356 +9.19% 3
Buckinghamshire +8 3 £400 +19.40%
Merseyside -1 3 £400 - 1
Liverpool -2 3 £400 - 1
Surrey -9 3 £185 -10.84% 2
Manchester -14 3 £375 -21.05% 3
Ipswich +8 2 £363 -
Suffolk +5 2 £363 -
Bracknell -4 2 - -

EIGRP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 May 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.

1 240 (97.56%) Cisco
2 228 (92.68%) BGP
3 187 (76.02%) Cisco Certification
4 180 (73.17%) OSPF
5 153 (62.20%) CCNP
6 143 (58.13%) Firewall
7 140 (56.91%) WAN
8 118 (47.97%) LAN
9 116 (47.15%) MPLS
10 93 (37.80%) VPN
11 89 (36.18%) Cisco ASA
12 83 (33.74%) Cisco Nexus
12 83 (33.74%) Juniper
13 75 (30.49%) CheckPoint
14 74 (30.08%) F5
15 73 (29.67%) CCNA
16 71 (28.86%) Wireless
17 66 (26.83%) TCP/IP
18 62 (25.20%) IPsec
19 59 (23.98%) DNS
20 57 (23.17%) DHCP
21 53 (21.54%) Network Security
22 48 (19.51%) VoIP
23 47 (19.11%) HSRP
24 44 (17.89%) Data Centre
25 40 (16.26%) CCIE
25 40 (16.26%) Finance
26 37 (15.04%) Security Cleared
27 35 (14.23%) SC Cleared
28 34 (13.82%) VLAN

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 3 (1.22%) Apache
1 3 (1.22%) JBoss
2 2 (0.81%) Confluence
2 2 (0.81%) MediaWiki
2 2 (0.81%) nginx
2 2 (0.81%) SharePoint
2 2 (0.81%) Skype for Business
3 1 (0.41%) OpenStack
3 1 (0.41%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.41%) WebLogic
3 1 (0.41%) WebSphere
Applications
1 17 (6.91%) MS Visio
2 5 (2.03%) MS Excel
3 2 (0.81%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (2.44%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.81%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (0.81%) SoftLayer
2 1 (0.41%) IaaS
2 1 (0.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.41%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 228 (92.68%) BGP
2 180 (73.17%) OSPF
3 143 (58.13%) Firewall
4 140 (56.91%) WAN
5 118 (47.97%) LAN
6 116 (47.15%) MPLS
7 93 (37.80%) VPN
8 89 (36.18%) Cisco ASA
9 83 (33.74%) Cisco Nexus
10 71 (28.86%) Wireless
11 66 (26.83%) TCP/IP
12 62 (25.20%) IPsec
13 59 (23.98%) DNS
14 57 (23.17%) DHCP
15 53 (21.54%) Network Security
16 48 (19.51%) VoIP
17 47 (19.11%) HSRP
18 34 (13.82%) Cisco IOS
18 34 (13.82%) Multicast
18 34 (13.82%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (2.03%) MySQL
1 5 (2.03%) Relational Database
2 3 (1.22%) Informix
2 3 (1.22%) RDBMS
3 2 (0.81%) MongoDB
3 2 (0.81%) NoSQL
3 2 (0.81%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (0.81%) Redis
4 1 (0.41%) Data Mining
4 1 (0.41%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.41%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (0.41%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (4.47%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 4 (1.63%) Git (software)
2 4 (1.63%) Hudson
2 4 (1.63%) Jenkins
2 4 (1.63%) JIRA
2 4 (1.63%) Subversion
3 2 (0.81%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 40 (16.26%) Finance
2 16 (6.50%) Banking
3 15 (6.10%) Telecoms
4 9 (3.66%) Financial Institution
4 9 (3.66%) Investment Banking
5 5 (2.03%) Games
5 5 (2.03%) Law
5 5 (2.03%) Legal
6 4 (1.63%) Retail
7 3 (1.22%) Publishing
8 1 (0.41%) Dutch Language
8 1 (0.41%) French Language
8 1 (0.41%) Local Government
8 1 (0.41%) Marketing
8 1 (0.41%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 154 (62.60%) Network Engineer
2 68 (27.64%) Cisco Engineer
3 59 (23.98%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 35 (14.23%) Senior Network Engineer
5 18 (7.32%) Designer
5 18 (7.32%) Network Security Engineer
5 18 (7.32%) Security Engineer
6 17 (6.91%) Network Designer
7 16 (6.50%) Data Engineer
7 16 (6.50%) IP Designer
8 15 (6.10%) Network Support
9 14 (5.69%) Firewall Engineer
9 14 (5.69%) Support Engineer
10 13 (5.28%) Cisco Support
11 12 (4.88%) Architect
11 12 (4.88%) Network Support Engineer
12 11 (4.47%) Consultant
12 11 (4.47%) Network Consultant
12 11 (4.47%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
13 10 (4.07%) Cisco Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (4.88%) 802.1X
2 3 (1.22%) CSS
2 3 (1.22%) LAMP
2 3 (1.22%) XMPP
3 2 (0.81%) ActiveMQ
3 2 (0.81%) LAPP Stack
3 2 (0.81%) LEMP Stack
3 2 (0.81%) Middleware
3 2 (0.81%) OCX
3 2 (0.81%) RabbitMQ
3 2 (0.81%) Web Services
4 1 (0.41%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 44 (17.89%) Data Centre
2 10 (4.07%) Computer Science
3 8 (3.25%) e-Health
4 7 (2.85%) Clustering
5 6 (2.44%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 5 (2.03%) Management Information System
7 4 (1.63%) Cryptography
8 3 (1.22%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (1.22%) Enterprise Storage
8 3 (1.22%) Public Cloud
9 2 (0.81%) Driving Licence
9 2 (0.81%) FlexPod
9 2 (0.81%) Hybrid Cloud
9 2 (0.81%) IVR
9 2 (0.81%) Private Cloud
9 2 (0.81%) Wiki
10 1 (0.41%) CLARiiON
10 1 (0.41%) NHS
10 1 (0.41%) Symmetrix
10 1 (0.41%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 24 (9.76%) Windows
2 17 (6.91%) Linux
3 11 (4.47%) Unix
4 8 (3.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 8 (3.25%) Windows Server
5 4 (1.63%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (1.22%) CentOS
7 2 (0.81%) CatOS
7 2 (0.81%) Debian
7 2 (0.81%) Ubuntu
7 2 (0.81%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (0.81%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (13.82%) Load Balancing
2 32 (13.01%) ITIL
3 23 (9.35%) High Availability
4 20 (8.13%) Change Management
5 19 (7.72%) Migration
5 19 (7.72%) Network Design
6 16 (6.50%) Capacity Planning
7 13 (5.28%) Service Delivery
8 12 (4.88%) Network Monitoring
9 11 (4.47%) Disaster Recovery
9 11 (4.47%) ITSM
9 11 (4.47%) Problem Management
9 11 (4.47%) Project Management
10 10 (4.07%) Network Architecture
11 9 (3.66%) Incident Management
11 9 (3.66%) Network Management
12 7 (2.85%) Low Latency
13 6 (2.44%) DDoS Mitigation
14 5 (2.03%) Change Control
14 5 (2.03%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 7 (2.85%) Bash Shell
1 7 (2.85%) Perl
2 6 (2.44%) SQL
3 5 (2.03%) Shell Script
4 4 (1.63%) Python
5 3 (1.22%) Java
5 3 (1.22%) PHP
5 3 (1.22%) Ruby
6 2 (0.81%) PowerShell
6 2 (0.81%) Tcl
7 1 (0.41%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.41%) Korn
7 1 (0.41%) Lisp
Qualifications
1 187 (76.02%) Cisco Certification
2 153 (62.20%) CCNP
3 73 (29.67%) CCNA
4 40 (16.26%) CCIE
5 37 (15.04%) Security Cleared
6 35 (14.23%) SC Cleared
7 17 (6.91%) Degree
7 17 (6.91%) DV Cleared
7 17 (6.91%) JNCIP
8 10 (4.07%) JNCIA
9 7 (2.85%) CCDP
10 5 (2.03%) CCNP Voice
11 4 (1.63%) CCSE
11 4 (1.63%) JNCIS
11 4 (1.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 3 (1.22%) CCSA
12 3 (1.22%) CCSP
12 3 (1.22%) Check Point Certification
12 3 (1.22%) ITIL Certification
13 2 (0.81%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.63%) QA
2 3 (1.22%) SLA
3 2 (0.81%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (0.81%) GLP
4 1 (0.41%) ISO/IEC 17799
4 1 (0.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.41%) JSP 440
4 1 (0.41%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 16 (6.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (4.07%) VMware ESX
3 5 (2.03%) vCloud
4 4 (1.63%) vSphere
5 3 (1.22%) Hyper-V
5 3 (1.22%) ProxySG
6 2 (0.81%) iptables
6 2 (0.81%) Postfix
6 2 (0.81%) Samba
6 2 (0.81%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.41%) Active Directory
7 1 (0.41%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (0.41%) NFS
7 1 (0.41%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (0.41%) Snort
7 1 (0.41%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 18 (7.32%) Cisco CUCM
2 16 (6.50%) FortiGate
3 10 (4.07%) CiscoWorks
4 9 (3.66%) OpenView
5 7 (2.85%) WhatsUp Gold
6 4 (1.63%) Nagios
6 4 (1.63%) SolarWinds Orion
7 3 (1.22%) NetBackup
8 2 (0.81%) Cacti
8 2 (0.81%) Cisco Prime
8 2 (0.81%) Graphite
8 2 (0.81%) Opsview
8 2 (0.81%) Puppet
8 2 (0.81%) TrustSec
8 2 (0.81%) ZABBIX
9 1 (0.41%) Cisco UCCX
9 1 (0.41%) HP NNM
9 1 (0.41%) HP UCMDB
9 1 (0.41%) SCCM
9 1 (0.41%) vMotion
Vendors
1 240 (97.56%) Cisco
2 83 (33.74%) Juniper
3 75 (30.49%) CheckPoint
4 74 (30.08%) F5
5 31 (12.60%) Palo Alto
6 24 (9.76%) HP
6 24 (9.76%) VMware
7 20 (8.13%) Fortinet
8 18 (7.32%) SolarWinds
9 14 (5.69%) Aruba
10 12 (4.88%) Riverbed
11 10 (4.07%) Citrix
11 10 (4.07%) Red Hat
12 9 (3.66%) Intel Security
12 9 (3.66%) Nokia
13 8 (3.25%) Avaya
13 8 (3.25%) Brocade
13 8 (3.25%) Infoblox
13 8 (3.25%) Microsoft
13 8 (3.25%) NetQoS
Swindon, Wiltshire
Experis Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Experis Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
CPS Group UK
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Austin Fraser
Rate: NEG
Posted: 6 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Austin Fraser
Rate: NEG
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Austin Fraser
Rate: NEG
Posted: 6 days ago
Belfast, County Antrim
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £285 - £330 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Austin Fraser
Rate: NEG
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheltenham
aap3
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Yodel
Rate: £300 - £380 per day
Posted: 19 days ago
Swindon
aap3
Rate: £20 - £35 per hour
Posted: 27 days ago