The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 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)
Scotland / Edinburgh
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 76 89 -
Rank change year-on-year +13 -  
Contract jobs citing EIGRP 6 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.50% 0.53% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.74% 4.64% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
Median daily rate £395 £350 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.85% -  
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 Edinburgh with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Edinburgh
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 89 151 129
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 7.48% 11.40% 8.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 65 45
Median daily rate £300 £355 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.49% +9.23%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £295 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £415
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £340
% change year-on-year +2.73% +7.35%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 9
Median hourly rate - - £40.00
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 Edinburgh

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Edinburgh 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 Edinburgh

EIGRP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor daily rate trend for EIGRP in Edinburgh

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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for EIGRP.

1 7 (87.50%) Firewall
2 6 (75.00%) Cisco
2 6 (75.00%) LAN
2 6 (75.00%) OSPF
2 6 (75.00%) BGP
3 5 (62.50%) WAN
3 5 (62.50%) Citrix
3 5 (62.50%) VPN
3 5 (62.50%) VLAN
4 4 (50.00%) CheckPoint
5 3 (37.50%) Internet
5 3 (37.50%) 802.11
5 3 (37.50%) MPLS
5 3 (37.50%) VMware
5 3 (37.50%) Wireless
5 3 (37.50%) IPsec
5 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (37.50%) F5
5 3 (37.50%) NetScaler
5 3 (37.50%) Wireshark
5 3 (37.50%) Cacti
5 3 (37.50%) SolarWinds
5 3 (37.50%) HSRP
5 3 (37.50%) Network Monitoring
5 3 (37.50%) Spanning Tree
5 3 (37.50%) 802.1X
5 3 (37.50%) Disclosure Scotland
5 3 (37.50%) Cisco Wireless
5 3 (37.50%) VXLAN
5 3 (37.50%) Hybrid Cloud

EIGRP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (25.00%) Skype for Business
Communications & Networking
1 7 (87.50%) Firewall
2 6 (75.00%) BGP
2 6 (75.00%) LAN
2 6 (75.00%) OSPF
3 5 (62.50%) VLAN
3 5 (62.50%) VPN
3 5 (62.50%) WAN
4 3 (37.50%) 802.11
4 3 (37.50%) Cisco Wireless
4 3 (37.50%) HSRP
4 3 (37.50%) Internet
4 3 (37.50%) IPsec
4 3 (37.50%) MPLS
4 3 (37.50%) NetScaler
4 3 (37.50%) Spanning Tree
4 3 (37.50%) VXLAN
4 3 (37.50%) Wireless
4 3 (37.50%) Wireshark
5 2 (25.00%) Intrusion Detection
5 2 (25.00%) SAN
General
1 2 (25.00%) Banking
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
1 2 (25.00%) Military
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Network Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Cisco Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Senior Cisco Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Hybrid Cloud
2 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (25.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (12.50%) Private Cloud
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (37.50%) Network Monitoring
2 2 (25.00%) Asset Management
2 2 (25.00%) Kalman Filter
2 2 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (12.50%) Change Management
3 1 (12.50%) DevOps
3 1 (12.50%) Kanban
3 1 (12.50%) Problem Management
3 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) CCNP
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (12.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) ProxySG
1 2 (25.00%) Virtual Machines
1 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
2 1 (12.50%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) Cacti
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Cisco
2 5 (62.50%) Citrix
3 4 (50.00%) CheckPoint
4 3 (37.50%) F5
4 3 (37.50%) SolarWinds
4 3 (37.50%) VMware
5 2 (25.00%) Blue Coat