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 June 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)
London / City of London
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 151 158 186
Rank change year-on-year +7 +28  
Contract jobs citing EIGRP 12 8 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.37% 0.24% 0.27%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.58% 1.73% 2.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 7 16
Median daily rate £350 £388 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.67% +14.81%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £233 £305 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £475 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £360 £350
% change year-on-year +10.06% +2.85%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £46.89 £20.75 £40.00
% change year-on-year +125.98% -48.12%  

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 335 463 749
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 10.23% 13.93% 12.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 259 365 554
Median daily rate £425 £463 £417
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.10% +11.04%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £288 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £580 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £340
% change year-on-year +2.73% +7.35%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 6 25
Median hourly rate £24.86 £19.00 £18.34
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +30.84% +3.59%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.40 £17.50 £15.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £25.60 £30.01
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £31.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year -11.11% +26.00%  

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 June 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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing EIGRP in the City of London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for EIGRP in the City of London

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 16 (94.12%) Cisco
2 15 (88.24%) BGP
3 11 (64.71%) Cisco Certification
4 10 (58.82%) OSPF
4 10 (58.82%) Firewall
5 9 (52.94%) CheckPoint
5 9 (52.94%) CCNP
5 9 (52.94%) Cisco Nexus
6 8 (47.06%) Wireless
7 7 (41.18%) WAN
8 6 (35.29%) MPLS
8 6 (35.29%) Spanning Tree
9 5 (29.41%) Data Centre
9 5 (29.41%) Multicast
9 5 (29.41%) Cisco Wireless
9 5 (29.41%) Fortinet
9 5 (29.41%) Cisco IOS
9 5 (29.41%) Cisco ASA
9 5 (29.41%) HSRP
9 5 (29.41%) CCIE
10 4 (23.53%) LAN
10 4 (23.53%) TCP/IP
10 4 (23.53%) VPN
10 4 (23.53%) Incident Management
11 3 (17.65%) DMVPN
11 3 (17.65%) Network Security
11 3 (17.65%) Low Latency
11 3 (17.65%) F5
11 3 (17.65%) CCNA
11 3 (17.65%) VoIP

EIGRP
Co-occurring 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.88%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 15 (88.24%) BGP
2 10 (58.82%) Firewall
2 10 (58.82%) OSPF
3 9 (52.94%) Cisco Nexus
4 8 (47.06%) Wireless
5 7 (41.18%) WAN
6 6 (35.29%) MPLS
6 6 (35.29%) Spanning Tree
7 5 (29.41%) Cisco ASA
7 5 (29.41%) Cisco IOS
7 5 (29.41%) Cisco Wireless
7 5 (29.41%) HSRP
7 5 (29.41%) Multicast
8 4 (23.53%) LAN
8 4 (23.53%) TCP/IP
8 4 (23.53%) VPN
9 3 (17.65%) IPsec
9 3 (17.65%) VoIP
9 3 (17.65%) Wi-Fi
9 3 (17.65%) WLAN
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (5.88%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 3 (17.65%) Banking
1 3 (17.65%) Finance
1 3 (17.65%) Retail
1 3 (17.65%) Telecoms
2 2 (11.76%) Games
Job Titles
1 10 (58.82%) Network Engineer
2 5 (29.41%) Cisco Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Senior Network Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Architect
4 2 (11.76%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Games Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Operations Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Support Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Blue Coat Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Cisco Support Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) Network Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) Network Design Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) Network Operations Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Network Support
5 1 (5.88%) Security Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Technical Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Technical Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) Data Centre
2 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (23.53%) Incident Management
2 3 (17.65%) ITSM
2 3 (17.65%) Low Latency
3 2 (11.76%) ITIL
3 2 (11.76%) Mentoring
3 2 (11.76%) Resource Allocation
3 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (5.88%) Algorithmic Trading
4 1 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (5.88%) Escalation Management
4 1 (5.88%) High Availability
4 1 (5.88%) ITIL V3
4 1 (5.88%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (5.88%) Load Balancing
4 1 (5.88%) Network Management
4 1 (5.88%) Network Planning
4 1 (5.88%) Problem Management
4 1 (5.88%) Strategic Planning
4 1 (5.88%) WAN Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.76%) Perl
1 2 (11.76%) Python
2 1 (5.88%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 11 (64.71%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (52.94%) CCNP
3 5 (29.41%) CCIE
4 3 (17.65%) CCNA
5 2 (11.76%) CCIE Routing and Switching
6 1 (5.88%) CCDA
6 1 (5.88%) CCIE Security
6 1 (5.88%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) Cacti
1 1 (5.88%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 16 (94.12%) Cisco
2 9 (52.94%) CheckPoint
3 5 (29.41%) Fortinet
4 3 (17.65%) F5
4 3 (17.65%) Juniper
5 2 (11.76%) Aruba
5 2 (11.76%) Avaya
5 2 (11.76%) Citrix
5 2 (11.76%) NetScout
5 2 (11.76%) Nokia
5 2 (11.76%) Palo Alto
5 2 (11.76%) Riverbed
5 2 (11.76%) ServiceNow
5 2 (11.76%) VMware
6 1 (5.88%) Arista
6 1 (5.88%) Blue Coat
6 1 (5.88%) McAfee
6 1 (5.88%) Meraki
6 1 (5.88%) SolarWinds
6 1 (5.88%) Splunk