The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for EIGRP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited EIGRP over the 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Enhanced Interior Gateway Routing Protocol (EIGRP)
South East / Berkshire
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 95 110 119
Rank change year-on-year +15 +9  
Contract jobs citing EIGRP 4 17 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.22% 0.68% 0.54%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.11% 2.76% 2.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 12 7
Median daily rate - £363 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -27.50%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £363 £380
% change year-on-year -11.72% -4.60%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Median hourly rate £13.25 £55.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -75.90% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.25 £37.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year -64.18% +13.84%  

EIGRP is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Berkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 359 615 777
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 19.63% 24.75% 26.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 154 288 336
Median daily rate £400 £365 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.58% +21.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £255 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £468
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £347
% change year-on-year +3.44% +4.32%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 18 16
Median hourly rate £13.00 £55.00 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -76.36% +52.77%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £18.00 £13.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £63.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £37.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year -39.18% +25.42%  

EIGRP
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire citing EIGRP as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for EIGRP in Berkshire

EIGRP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing EIGRP in Berkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for EIGRP in Berkshire

EIGRP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for EIGRP in Berkshire

EIGRP
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing EIGRP within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 29 March 2017. 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 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
Bracknell +3 3 - -
Reading +5 1 - - 2
EIGRP
South East

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for EIGRP.

1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
1 6 (100.00%) OSPF
2 5 (83.33%) BGP
2 5 (83.33%) MPLS
2 5 (83.33%) CCNP
2 5 (83.33%) CCNA
2 5 (83.33%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (83.33%) LAN
2 5 (83.33%) VPN
3 4 (66.67%) WAN
3 4 (66.67%) Telecoms
4 3 (50.00%) xDSL
4 3 (50.00%) Wireless
4 3 (50.00%) DSL
4 3 (50.00%) Ethernet
4 3 (50.00%) RIP
4 3 (50.00%) TCP/IP
4 3 (50.00%) Internet
4 3 (50.00%) ADSL
4 3 (50.00%) Migration
5 2 (33.33%) ATM
5 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
5 2 (33.33%) BC Cleared
5 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
5 2 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (33.33%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (33.33%) Cisco Wireless
6 1 (16.67%) Customer Requirements

EIGRP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 6 (100.00%) OSPF
2 5 (83.33%) BGP
2 5 (83.33%) LAN
2 5 (83.33%) MPLS
2 5 (83.33%) VPN
3 4 (66.67%) WAN
4 3 (50.00%) ADSL
4 3 (50.00%) DSL
4 3 (50.00%) Ethernet
4 3 (50.00%) Internet
4 3 (50.00%) RIP
4 3 (50.00%) TCP/IP
4 3 (50.00%) Wireless
4 3 (50.00%) xDSL
5 2 (33.33%) ATM
5 2 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (33.33%) Cisco Wireless
6 1 (16.67%) VLAN
6 1 (16.67%) VPLS
General
1 4 (66.67%) Telecoms
2 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Network Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Provisioning Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Leader
2 1 (16.67%) WAN Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (16.67%) Customer Requirements
2 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
2 1 (16.67%) Validation
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) CCNA
1 5 (83.33%) CCNP
1 5 (83.33%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (33.33%) BC Cleared
2 2 (33.33%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (16.67%) CCDA
3 1 (16.67%) CCDP
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (16.67%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
2 1 (16.67%) Alcatel-Lucent
2 1 (16.67%) Aruba
2 1 (16.67%) CheckPoint
2 1 (16.67%) Fortinet
2 1 (16.67%) Meraki
2 1 (16.67%) Nokia
2 1 (16.67%) Palo Alto