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 29 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Enhanced Interior Gateway Routing Protocol (EIGRP)
Rank 524 490 540
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +50
Contract jobs citing EIGRP 122 156 83
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.23% 0.28% 0.15%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.43% 1.89% 1.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 96 51
Median daily rate £366 £350 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.64% -4.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £239 £230 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £476 £481 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £361 £350 £406
% change year-on-year
+3.21% -13.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 2
Median hourly rate £27.50 £40.00 £28.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.25% +39.13%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.05 £40.00 £27.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.15 £40.00 £29.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £40.00 -
% change year-on-year
-31.25% -

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
8519 8251 7146
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 15.87% 14.73% 13.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 5166 4605 3901
Median daily rate £390 £350 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.42% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 380 478 403
Median hourly rate £27.50 £25.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +31.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £43.10 £40.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £26.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+11.53% +44.44%

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 29 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 29 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 29 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 -29 108 £375 +7.14% 41
London -22 36 £425 +21.42% 21
South East +1 26 £400 +10.34% 5
South West +12 17 £361 - 3
Berkshire -1 14 £423 -7.39% 3
Wiltshire +9 13 £363 - 2
Swindon - 13 £363 - 2
North West -13 11 £325 +13.04% 2
Scotland - 10 £308 - 3
City of London +37 8 £375 +11.11% 7
Reading -1 8 £425 - 2
Hampshire -2 8 £225 -37.93%
West Midlands -9 8 £370 +5.71% 1
Yorkshire +5 6 £395 +12.85% 5
Edinburgh - 6 £325 -
Leeds +3 5 £395 +8.96% 2
West Yorkshire +1 5 £395 +8.96% 2
Cheshire -3 5 £325 -
Basingstoke -5 5 £220 -45.00%
Buckinghamshire +10 4 £400 +19.40%
Birmingham -6 4 £370 +11.27%
Liverpool -4 3 £400 +6.66%
Merseyside -13 3 £400 +6.66%
Manchester -14 3 £375 +87.50% 2
Cheltenham - 3 £325 - 1
Havant - 3 £300 -
Belfast - 3 £315 -
Erskine - 3 £290 -
Northern Ireland - 3 £315 -
County Antrim - 3 £315 -

EIGRP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 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 (98.36%) Cisco
2 220 (90.16%) BGP
3 190 (77.87%) Cisco Certification
4 173 (70.90%) OSPF
5 157 (64.34%) CCNP
6 140 (57.38%) Firewall
7 132 (54.10%) WAN
8 117 (47.95%) MPLS
9 107 (43.85%) LAN
10 92 (37.70%) Juniper
10 92 (37.70%) Cisco ASA
11 89 (36.48%) VPN
12 78 (31.97%) CheckPoint
13 77 (31.56%) CCNA
14 75 (30.74%) Wireless
15 74 (30.33%) Cisco Nexus
16 73 (29.92%) TCP/IP
17 66 (27.05%) IPsec
18 61 (25.00%) F5
19 55 (22.54%) VoIP
19 55 (22.54%) DNS
20 53 (21.72%) DHCP
20 53 (21.72%) Network Security
21 46 (18.85%) HSRP
22 45 (18.44%) Data Centre
23 43 (17.62%) Security Cleared
24 42 (17.21%) CCIE
25 41 (16.80%) SC Cleared
25 41 (16.80%) Cisco IOS
26 39 (15.98%) Finance

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 2 (0.82%) SharePoint
1 2 (0.82%) Skype for Business
2 1 (0.41%) Apache
2 1 (0.41%) OpenStack
2 1 (0.41%) Tomcat
Applications
1 17 (6.97%) MS Visio
2 7 (2.87%) MS Excel
3 2 (0.82%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (2.46%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.82%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (0.82%) SoftLayer
2 1 (0.41%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 220 (90.16%) BGP
2 173 (70.90%) OSPF
3 140 (57.38%) Firewall
4 132 (54.10%) WAN
5 117 (47.95%) MPLS
6 107 (43.85%) LAN
7 92 (37.70%) Cisco ASA
8 89 (36.48%) VPN
9 75 (30.74%) Wireless
10 74 (30.33%) Cisco Nexus
11 73 (29.92%) TCP/IP
12 66 (27.05%) IPsec
13 55 (22.54%) DNS
13 55 (22.54%) VoIP
14 53 (21.72%) DHCP
14 53 (21.72%) Network Security
15 46 (18.85%) HSRP
16 41 (16.80%) Cisco IOS
17 34 (13.93%) VLAN
18 33 (13.52%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (0.82%) Informix
1 2 (0.82%) MySQL
1 2 (0.82%) RDBMS
1 2 (0.82%) Relational Database
2 1 (0.41%) Data Mining
2 1 (0.41%) MongoDB
2 1 (0.41%) NoSQL
2 1 (0.41%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (0.41%) Redis
2 1 (0.41%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (3.28%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (0.41%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.41%) Hudson
2 1 (0.41%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.41%) JIRA
2 1 (0.41%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (0.41%) Subversion
General
1 39 (15.98%) Finance
2 16 (6.56%) Banking
2 16 (6.56%) Telecoms
3 9 (3.69%) Financial Institution
4 7 (2.87%) Retail
5 6 (2.46%) Legal
6 5 (2.05%) Investment Banking
7 4 (1.64%) Games
7 4 (1.64%) Law
8 3 (1.23%) Publishing
8 3 (1.23%) Retail Banking
9 2 (0.82%) Dutch Language
9 2 (0.82%) French Language
10 1 (0.41%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.41%) Billing
10 1 (0.41%) Local Government
10 1 (0.41%) Marketing
10 1 (0.41%) Military
Job Titles
1 154 (63.11%) Network Engineer
2 66 (27.05%) Cisco Engineer
3 57 (23.36%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 31 (12.70%) Senior Network Engineer
5 21 (8.61%) Designer
6 20 (8.20%) Network Designer
7 19 (7.79%) IP Designer
8 16 (6.56%) Firewall Engineer
9 15 (6.15%) Network Security Engineer
9 15 (6.15%) Security Engineer
10 14 (5.74%) Data Engineer
10 14 (5.74%) Network Support
10 14 (5.74%) Support Engineer
11 13 (5.33%) Architect
11 13 (5.33%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
12 12 (4.92%) Cisco Support
12 12 (4.92%) Network Support Engineer
13 11 (4.51%) Network Architect
14 10 (4.10%) Cisco Support Engineer
15 9 (3.69%) Voice Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (6.56%) 802.1X
2 4 (1.64%) OCX
3 3 (1.23%) XMPP
4 2 (0.82%) Web Services
5 1 (0.41%) ActiveMQ
5 1 (0.41%) CSS
5 1 (0.41%) LAMP
5 1 (0.41%) Middleware
5 1 (0.41%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 45 (18.44%) Data Centre
2 12 (4.92%) Computer Science
3 8 (3.28%) e-Health
4 5 (2.05%) Cryptography
4 5 (2.05%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 5 (2.05%) Management Information System
5 3 (1.23%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (1.23%) Clustering
6 2 (0.82%) Driving Licence
6 2 (0.82%) Enterprise Storage
6 2 (0.82%) Hybrid Cloud
6 2 (0.82%) IVR
6 2 (0.82%) Public Cloud
7 1 (0.41%) DataPower
7 1 (0.41%) Fat Client
7 1 (0.41%) Health Informatics
7 1 (0.41%) Hedge funds
7 1 (0.41%) Informatics
7 1 (0.41%) Statistics
7 1 (0.41%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 26 (10.66%) Windows
2 20 (8.20%) Linux
3 12 (4.92%) Unix
4 8 (3.28%) Windows Server
5 6 (2.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (0.82%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (0.82%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.41%) CatOS
7 1 (0.41%) CentOS
7 1 (0.41%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (14.34%) ITIL
2 25 (10.25%) Load Balancing
3 22 (9.02%) Network Design
4 20 (8.20%) High Availability
5 17 (6.97%) Change Management
5 17 (6.97%) Migration
6 14 (5.74%) Capacity Planning
6 14 (5.74%) Network Monitoring
7 12 (4.92%) Incident Management
7 12 (4.92%) Network Architecture
7 12 (4.92%) Network Management
7 12 (4.92%) Problem Management
7 12 (4.92%) Service Delivery
8 11 (4.51%) Change Control
8 11 (4.51%) Project Management
9 10 (4.10%) ITSM
10 8 (3.28%) Disaster Recovery
10 8 (3.28%) Escalation Management
10 8 (3.28%) Low Latency
11 7 (2.87%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 6 (2.46%) Shell Script
2 4 (1.64%) Bash Shell
3 3 (1.23%) Perl
3 3 (1.23%) Python
4 2 (0.82%) PowerShell
4 2 (0.82%) SQL
4 2 (0.82%) Tcl
5 1 (0.41%) C
5 1 (0.41%) Java
5 1 (0.41%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.41%) Korn
5 1 (0.41%) Lisp
5 1 (0.41%) PHP
5 1 (0.41%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 190 (77.87%) Cisco Certification
2 157 (64.34%) CCNP
3 77 (31.56%) CCNA
4 43 (17.62%) Security Cleared
5 42 (17.21%) CCIE
6 41 (16.80%) SC Cleared
7 22 (9.02%) JNCIP
8 21 (8.61%) Degree
9 20 (8.20%) DV Cleared
10 9 (3.69%) JNCIA
11 8 (3.28%) CCDP
12 5 (2.05%) CCNP Voice
12 5 (2.05%) CCSE
12 5 (2.05%) ITIL Certification
12 5 (2.05%) JNCIS
13 4 (1.64%) Check Point Certification
13 4 (1.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 3 (1.23%) CCSA
14 3 (1.23%) CCSP
15 2 (0.82%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.05%) QA
2 3 (1.23%) PCI DSS
2 3 (1.23%) SLA
3 2 (0.82%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (0.82%) GLP
3 2 (0.82%) JSP 440
4 1 (0.41%) ISO/IEC 17799
4 1 (0.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 14 (5.74%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (3.69%) VMware ESX
3 4 (1.64%) vSphere
4 3 (1.23%) Hyper-V
4 3 (1.23%) ProxySG
4 3 (1.23%) vCloud
5 2 (0.82%) Active Directory
6 1 (0.41%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (0.41%) Snort
6 1 (0.41%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.41%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 18 (7.38%) Cisco CUCM
2 13 (5.33%) Cisco Prime
3 10 (4.10%) OpenView
4 6 (2.46%) FortiGate
4 6 (2.46%) Nagios
5 5 (2.05%) Cacti
5 5 (2.05%) WhatsUp Gold
6 3 (1.23%) SmokePing
6 3 (1.23%) SolarWinds Orion
7 2 (0.82%) NetBackup
7 2 (0.82%) OPNET
8 1 (0.41%) Cisco UCCX
8 1 (0.41%) Graphite
8 1 (0.41%) HP UCMDB
8 1 (0.41%) OpenNMS
8 1 (0.41%) Opsview
8 1 (0.41%) SCCM
8 1 (0.41%) TrustSec
8 1 (0.41%) vMotion
Vendors
1 240 (98.36%) Cisco
2 92 (37.70%) Juniper
3 78 (31.97%) CheckPoint
4 61 (25.00%) F5
5 32 (13.11%) Palo Alto
6 22 (9.02%) HP
6 22 (9.02%) VMware
7 20 (8.20%) Fortinet
8 17 (6.97%) Aruba
8 17 (6.97%) SolarWinds
9 16 (6.56%) Riverbed
10 14 (5.74%) Intel Security
11 12 (4.92%) Microsoft
12 11 (4.51%) Nokia
13 9 (3.69%) Citrix
14 8 (3.28%) Avaya
14 8 (3.28%) Brocade
14 8 (3.28%) NetQoS
15 7 (2.87%) Blue Coat
16 6 (2.46%) Red Hat
London
Austin Fraser
Rate: NEG
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Austin Fraser
Rate: NEG
Posted: 3 days ago
Swindon
aap3
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Lawrence Harvey
Rate: £250.00 - £300.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
West Midlands
onezeero.
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Lawrence Harvey
Rate: £200.00 - £250.00 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
East Midlands
CPS Group Limited
Rate: £250 - £351 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
East London
DCV Technologies
Rate: From £350 to £375 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheltenham
aap3
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 18 days ago
Swindon
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Rate: £320 - £400 per day
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