The table below looks at the statistics for IGRP skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IGRP over the 3 months to 26 September 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Interior Gateway Routing Protocol (IGRP)
Rank 653 647 633
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -14
Contract jobs citing IGRP 2 7 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.004% 0.012% 0.009%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.024% 0.089% 0.058%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 2
Median daily rate - £325 £281
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +15.55%
UK excluding London median daily rate - - £281
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
8319 7836 8554
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 15.50% 13.70% 14.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 5068 4501 4724
Median daily rate £400 £380 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +4.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £510 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £360 £345
% change year-on-year
+2.77% +4.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 421 546 482
Median hourly rate £27.50 £20.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+34.14% -8.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.52 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.85 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.01 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+33.30% -6.64%

IGRP
Jobs Demand Trend

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

IGRP Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

IGRP
Daily Rate Trend

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

IGRP Daily Rate Trend in the UK

IGRP
Hourly Rate Trend

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

IGRP Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

IGRP
Top 4 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IGRP within the UK over the 3 months to 26 September 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 +7 2 - - 3
London -9 1 - -
North West - 1 - - 1
Manchester - 1 - -

IGRP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing IGRP 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 IGRP.

1 6 (100.00%) WAN
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
1 6 (100.00%) Juniper
1 6 (100.00%) OSPF
1 6 (100.00%) BGP
1 6 (100.00%) EIGRP
2 5 (83.33%) CCNP
2 5 (83.33%) TCP/IP
2 5 (83.33%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (83.33%) Network Security
3 3 (50.00%) NetScreen
3 3 (50.00%) CCNA
3 3 (50.00%) Nortel
3 3 (50.00%) JNCIA
3 3 (50.00%) Firewall
4 2 (33.33%) Security Management
4 2 (33.33%) Finance
4 2 (33.33%) IVR
4 2 (33.33%) WebSphere
4 2 (33.33%) Load Balancing
4 2 (33.33%) DNS
4 2 (33.33%) LAN
4 2 (33.33%) PBX
4 2 (33.33%) VoIP
4 2 (33.33%) Service Delivery
4 2 (33.33%) Financial Institution
4 2 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (33.33%) F5
4 2 (33.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 2 (33.33%) F5 BIG-IP GTM

IGRP
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 (33.33%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) BGP
1 6 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 6 (100.00%) OSPF
1 6 (100.00%) WAN
2 5 (83.33%) Network Security
2 5 (83.33%) TCP/IP
3 3 (50.00%) Firewall
3 3 (50.00%) NetScreen
4 2 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (33.33%) DNS
4 2 (33.33%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 2 (33.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 2 (33.33%) LAN
4 2 (33.33%) PBX
4 2 (33.33%) VoIP
5 1 (16.67%) Junos
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
1 2 (33.33%) Financial Institution
2 1 (16.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Network Engineer
1 4 (66.67%) Network Security Engineer
1 4 (66.67%) Security Engineer
2 3 (50.00%) Firewall Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco Security Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Design Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) IVR
1 2 (33.33%) Virtual Team
2 1 (16.67%) Health Informatics
2 1 (16.67%) Informatics
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Load Balancing
1 2 (33.33%) Security Management
1 2 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) Migration
2 1 (16.67%) Network Architecture
2 1 (16.67%) Problem Management
2 1 (16.67%) Resource Management
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) CCNP
1 5 (83.33%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (50.00%) CCNA
2 3 (50.00%) JNCIA
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
1 6 (100.00%) Juniper
2 3 (50.00%) Nortel
3 2 (33.33%) F5