The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London 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 25 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Enhanced Interior Gateway Routing Protocol (EIGRP)
London / City of London
Rank 150 146 177
Rank change year-on-year -4 +31  
Contract jobs citing EIGRP 5 13 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.17% 0.39% 0.36%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.45% 3.32% 2.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 12 13
Median daily rate £379 £370 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.36% +18.40%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £316 £244 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £448 £578
UK excluding London median daily rate £315 £363 £375
% change year-on-year -13.10% -3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £40.00
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 the City of London with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
City of London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 346 392 684
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 11.42% 11.79% 13.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 259 291 501
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £275 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £347
% change year-on-year +3.44% +4.32%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 11 12
Median hourly rate £19.00 £26.00 £18.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -26.92% +39.03%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.70 £19.00 £13.46
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.73 £30.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £37.00 £29.17
% change year-on-year -39.18% +26.84%  

EIGRP
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London 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 the City of London

EIGRP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for EIGRP in the City of London

EIGRP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing EIGRP in the City of London over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for EIGRP in the City of London

EIGRP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for EIGRP in the City of London

EIGRP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 25 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 City of London region with a requirement for EIGRP.

1 12 (100.00%) BGP
2 11 (91.67%) Cisco
3 9 (75.00%) Firewall
4 8 (66.67%) Finance
4 8 (66.67%) OSPF
5 7 (58.33%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (58.33%) CCNP
6 6 (50.00%) WAN
6 6 (50.00%) CheckPoint
6 6 (50.00%) MPLS
6 6 (50.00%) High Availability
7 5 (41.67%) SNMP
7 5 (41.67%) HSRP
8 4 (33.33%) Meraki
8 4 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
8 4 (33.33%) AWS CloudFormation
8 4 (33.33%) Data Centre
8 4 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
8 4 (33.33%) F5
8 4 (33.33%) Aruba
8 4 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
8 4 (33.33%) Blue Coat
8 4 (33.33%) IGMP
8 4 (33.33%) NetScout
8 4 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
9 3 (25.00%) Incident Management
9 3 (25.00%) VLAN
9 3 (25.00%) Banking
9 3 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
9 3 (25.00%) ITSM

EIGRP
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (33.33%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (8.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (100.00%) BGP
2 9 (75.00%) Firewall
3 8 (66.67%) OSPF
4 6 (50.00%) MPLS
4 6 (50.00%) WAN
5 5 (41.67%) HSRP
5 5 (41.67%) SNMP
6 4 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
6 4 (33.33%) IGMP
6 4 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
7 3 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (25.00%) Multicast
7 3 (25.00%) VLAN
8 2 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
8 2 (16.67%) DHCP
8 2 (16.67%) DNS
8 2 (16.67%) IPv4
8 2 (16.67%) Network Security
8 2 (16.67%) NX-OS
8 2 (16.67%) VPN
General
1 8 (66.67%) Finance
2 3 (25.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (83.33%) Network Engineer
2 8 (66.67%) Senior Network Engineer
3 4 (33.33%) Cisco Engineer
3 4 (33.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 4 (33.33%) Senior Cisco Engineer
3 4 (33.33%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Operations Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Blue Coat Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Network Operations Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Network Support
5 1 (8.33%) Network Support Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Support Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Technical Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Technical Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) High Availability
2 4 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
3 3 (25.00%) Incident Management
3 3 (25.00%) ITSM
4 2 (16.67%) Change Control
4 2 (16.67%) Low Latency
4 2 (16.67%) Network Design
5 1 (8.33%) ITIL
5 1 (8.33%) Knowledge Management
5 1 (8.33%) Network Management
5 1 (8.33%) Project Management
5 1 (8.33%) Risk Management
5 1 (8.33%) Strategic Planning
5 1 (8.33%) UML
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) Perl
1 1 (8.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (58.33%) CCNP
1 7 (58.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (8.33%) CCIE
2 1 (8.33%) CCNA
Vendors
1 11 (91.67%) Cisco
2 6 (50.00%) CheckPoint
3 4 (33.33%) Aruba
3 4 (33.33%) Blue Coat
3 4 (33.33%) F5
3 4 (33.33%) Meraki
3 4 (33.33%) NetScout
4 3 (25.00%) Juniper
5 2 (16.67%) Palo Alto
5 2 (16.67%) ServiceNow
5 2 (16.67%) SolarWinds
6 1 (8.33%) Citrix
6 1 (8.33%) Forcepoint
6 1 (8.33%) Infoblox
6 1 (8.33%) Riverbed
6 1 (8.33%) Splunk