The table below looks at the statistics for EIGRP skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited EIGRP over the 3 months to 27 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Enhanced Interior Gateway Routing Protocol (EIGRP)
Rank 143 119 122
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +3
Contract jobs citing EIGRP 1 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.031% 0.12% 0.039%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.21% 1.01% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 1
Median daily rate £290 £270 £160
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.40% +68.75%
UK excluding London median daily rate £344 £413 £325
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +26.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.50 £14.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-6.89% -63.75%
EIGRP
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Communications & Networking Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
477 296 448
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 14.72% 11.87% 17.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 248 147 227
Median daily rate £375 £310 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.96% -4.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £235 £157
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £360 £345
% change year-on-year
+2.77% +4.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 35 28
Median hourly rate £39.20 £16.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+137.57% -17.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.80 £12.35 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £43.78 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.01 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+33.30% -8.67%

EIGRP
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Midlands region citing EIGRP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

EIGRP Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

EIGRP
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing EIGRP across the West Midlands region.

EIGRP Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

EIGRP
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing EIGRP across the West Midlands region.

EIGRP Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

EIGRP
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing EIGRP within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 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
Birmingham - 1 £290 -
EIGRP
England

EIGRP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for EIGRP.

1 12 (100.00%) WAN
2 11 (91.67%) OSPF
3 10 (83.33%) Cisco
3 10 (83.33%) BGP
4 9 (75.00%) LAN
5 8 (66.67%) CCNP
5 8 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
5 8 (66.67%) Firewall
5 8 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
6 7 (58.33%) Data Centre
6 7 (58.33%) Wireless
6 7 (58.33%) Juniper
7 6 (50.00%) VoIP
7 6 (50.00%) VLAN
7 6 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
8 5 (41.67%) TCP/IP
8 5 (41.67%) VPN
8 5 (41.67%) CCIE
8 5 (41.67%) MPLS
9 4 (33.33%) CheckPoint
9 4 (33.33%) ITIL
9 4 (33.33%) Change Management
9 4 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
9 4 (33.33%) Network Security
9 4 (33.33%) F5
10 3 (25.00%) Aruba
10 3 (25.00%) Cisco CUCM
10 3 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
10 3 (25.00%) Hyper-V
10 3 (25.00%) H.323

EIGRP
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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:

Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (8.33%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 12 (100.00%) WAN
2 11 (91.67%) OSPF
3 10 (83.33%) BGP
4 9 (75.00%) LAN
5 8 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
5 8 (66.67%) Firewall
6 7 (58.33%) Wireless
7 6 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
7 6 (50.00%) VLAN
7 6 (50.00%) VoIP
8 5 (41.67%) MPLS
8 5 (41.67%) TCP/IP
8 5 (41.67%) VPN
9 4 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
9 4 (33.33%) Network Security
10 3 (25.00%) H.323
10 3 (25.00%) Spanning Tree
11 2 (16.67%) Cisco ISE
11 2 (16.67%) HSRP
11 2 (16.67%) Multicast
General
1 1 (8.33%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Network Engineer
2 5 (41.67%) Cisco Engineer
2 5 (41.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) Network Specialist
4 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (16.67%) Network Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (16.67%) Network Manager
4 2 (16.67%) Senior Cisco Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Senior Network Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) DV Cleared Network Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Operations Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Network Operations Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Network Security Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) 802.1X
2 1 (8.33%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (58.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (8.33%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Windows
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Server
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Change Management
1 4 (33.33%) ITIL
2 3 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
2 3 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (16.67%) Change Control
3 2 (16.67%) Migration
3 2 (16.67%) Problem Management
4 1 (8.33%) Escalation Management
4 1 (8.33%) Incident Management
4 1 (8.33%) ITIL V3
4 1 (8.33%) Line Management
4 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
4 1 (8.33%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (8.33%) Network Planning
4 1 (8.33%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (8.33%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) PowerShell
1 2 (16.67%) Python
1 2 (16.67%) Tcl
2 1 (8.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8 (66.67%) CCNP
1 8 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (41.67%) CCIE
3 3 (25.00%) CCNA
4 1 (8.33%) DV Cleared
4 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) JSP 440
1 1 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (25.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (8.33%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (8.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (25.00%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (8.33%) Cacti
2 1 (8.33%) Nagios
2 1 (8.33%) SmokePing
Vendors
1 10 (83.33%) Cisco
2 7 (58.33%) Juniper
3 4 (33.33%) CheckPoint
3 4 (33.33%) F5
4 3 (25.00%) Aruba
4 3 (25.00%) Fortinet
4 3 (25.00%) Palo Alto
5 2 (16.67%) Avaya
5 2 (16.67%) Brocade
5 2 (16.67%) Intel Security
5 2 (16.67%) VMware
6 1 (8.33%) HP
6 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
6 1 (8.33%) Riverbed
6 1 (8.33%) SolarWinds