Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for EIGRP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited EIGRP over the 6 months to 17 November 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)
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 97 98 83
Rank change year-on-year +1 -15 +10
Contract jobs citing EIGRP 3 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.19% 0.13% 0.15%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.11% 0.92% 1.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
Birmingham median daily rate - £333 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.56% +96.88%
West Midlands median daily rate - £290 £270
% change year-on-year - +7.41% +0.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Birmingham median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £60.00 - -

EIGRP is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Birmingham
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 271 217 177
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 17.26% 14.12% 13.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 198 139 110
Birmingham median daily rate £350 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +23.08% -7.14%
10th Percentile £155 £205 £179
90th Percentile £491 £528 £488
West Midlands median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year - +7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 9 15
Birmingham median hourly rate £13.75 £14.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.79% -6.67% -16.67%
10th Percentile £9.98 £11.06 £10.73
90th Percentile £31.10 £24.50 £18.55
West Midlands median hourly rate £22.49 £21.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year +5.84% +21.43% -12.50%

EIGRP
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings citing EIGRP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for EIGRP in Birmingham

EIGRP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for EIGRP in Birmingham

EIGRP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for EIGRP in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for EIGRP.

1 3 (100.00%) WAN
1 3 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (100.00%) VPN
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
1 3 (100.00%) SSL
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) CCIE
1 3 (100.00%) CCNP
1 3 (100.00%) HP
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (100.00%) Juniper
1 3 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 3 (100.00%) Nagios
1 3 (100.00%) MPLS
1 3 (100.00%) OSPF
1 3 (100.00%) BGP
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
1 3 (100.00%) IPsec
1 3 (100.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 3 (100.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 3 (100.00%) BIG-IP
1 3 (100.00%) VLAN
1 3 (100.00%) Fortinet
1 3 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 3 (100.00%) SCOM
1 3 (100.00%) Network Security
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 3 (100.00%) SolarWinds

EIGRP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (100.00%) Akamai
1 3 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (100.00%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) BGP
1 3 (100.00%) BIG-IP
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
1 3 (100.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
1 3 (100.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 3 (100.00%) IPsec
1 3 (100.00%) Junos
1 3 (100.00%) MPLS
1 3 (100.00%) Network Security
1 3 (100.00%) OSPF
1 3 (100.00%) SSL
1 3 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (100.00%) VLAN
1 3 (100.00%) VPN
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
1 3 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Network Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 3 (100.00%) SIEM
1 3 (100.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) CCIE
1 3 (100.00%) CCNP
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) Nagios
1 3 (100.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) AppDynamics
1 3 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) F5
1 3 (100.00%) Fortinet
1 3 (100.00%) HP
1 3 (100.00%) Infoblox
1 3 (100.00%) Juniper
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Palo Alto
1 3 (100.00%) SolarWinds