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 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Interior Gateway Routing Protocol (IGRP)
Rank 643 613 607
Rank change year-on-year
-30 -6
Contract jobs citing IGRP 5 14 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.009% 0.026% 0.015%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.059% 0.17% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 7 6
Median daily rate £325 £370 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.16% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £338 £319
10% offered a daily rate of more than £378 £377 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 - £319
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
8530 8022 7031
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 15.87% 14.78% 13.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 5171 4464 3829
Median daily rate £388 £350 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 379 468 393
Median hourly rate £27.50 £25.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £44.78 £40.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £26.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+11.53% +40.54%

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
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing IGRP within the UK over the 3 months to 26 May 2016.

IGRP Daily Rate Histogram 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 8 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 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 -17 5 £325 -12.16% 1
Cheshire - 3 £325 -
North West - 3 £325 -
Berkshire -4 1 £400 -
South East -8 1 £400 -
London -15 1 - - 1
Maidenhead - 1 £400 -
Knutsford - 1 £325 -

IGRP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) OSPF
1 5 (100.00%) BGP
1 5 (100.00%) EIGRP
2 4 (80.00%) CCNP
2 4 (80.00%) WAN
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (80.00%) Juniper
3 3 (60.00%) Firewall
3 3 (60.00%) JNCIA
3 3 (60.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (60.00%) CCNA
3 3 (60.00%) Nortel
3 3 (60.00%) Network Security
4 2 (40.00%) PBX
4 2 (40.00%) VoIP
4 2 (40.00%) IVR
4 2 (40.00%) Security Management
4 2 (40.00%) Finance
4 2 (40.00%) Service Delivery
4 2 (40.00%) Financial Institution
5 1 (20.00%) Migration
5 1 (20.00%) VMware
5 1 (20.00%) Marketing
5 1 (20.00%) Resource Management
5 1 (20.00%) Informatics
5 1 (20.00%) Problem Management
5 1 (20.00%) NetScreen
5 1 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (20.00%) ITIL

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:

Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) BGP
1 5 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 5 (100.00%) OSPF
2 4 (80.00%) WAN
3 3 (60.00%) Firewall
3 3 (60.00%) Network Security
3 3 (60.00%) TCP/IP
4 2 (40.00%) PBX
4 2 (40.00%) VoIP
5 1 (20.00%) Junos
5 1 (20.00%) NetScreen
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
1 2 (40.00%) Financial Institution
2 1 (20.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Firewall Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Network Security Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Security Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco Security Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Design Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Network Support
3 1 (20.00%) Network Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) IVR
2 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (20.00%) FlexPod
2 1 (20.00%) Health Informatics
2 1 (20.00%) Informatics
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Security Management
1 2 (40.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) Network Architecture
2 1 (20.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (20.00%) Resource Management
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) CCNP
1 4 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (60.00%) CCNA
2 3 (60.00%) JNCIA
3 1 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) vCloud
1 1 (20.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
2 4 (80.00%) Juniper
3 3 (60.00%) Nortel
4 1 (20.00%) VMware