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 28 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)
Scotland / Edinburgh
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 69 88 83
Rank change year-on-year +19 -5  
Contract jobs citing EIGRP 2 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.22% 0.33% 0.21%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.67% 3.68% 2.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Median daily rate - £325 £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £315 £363 £380
% change year-on-year -13.10% -4.60%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 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 75 136 136
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 8.26% 8.95% 9.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 59 51
Median daily rate £425 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £275 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £542 £463 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £347
% change year-on-year +3.44% +4.32%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 6
Median hourly rate £22.50 £15.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +50.00% -62.50%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.07 £15.00 £35.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.24 £15.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.14 £37.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year -40.96% +25.00%  

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

EIGRP
Top 27 Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 28 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for EIGRP.

1 3 (100.00%) LAN
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) VLAN
2 2 (66.67%) Military
2 2 (66.67%) Kalman Filter
2 2 (66.67%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (66.67%) Banking
2 2 (66.67%) Blue Coat
2 2 (66.67%) ProxySG
2 2 (66.67%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (33.33%) Supplier Management
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) CheckPoint
3 1 (33.33%) Internet
3 1 (33.33%) MPLS
3 1 (33.33%) OSPF
3 1 (33.33%) BGP
3 1 (33.33%) Change Management
3 1 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (33.33%) Spanning Tree
3 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Wireless
3 1 (33.33%) Wireless
3 1 (33.33%) Problem Management
3 1 (33.33%) WAAS
3 1 (33.33%) MRTG

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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) LAN
1 3 (100.00%) VLAN
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
2 2 (66.67%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (33.33%) BGP
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Wireless
3 1 (33.33%) Internet
3 1 (33.33%) MPLS
3 1 (33.33%) MRTG
3 1 (33.33%) OSPF
3 1 (33.33%) Spanning Tree
3 1 (33.33%) WAAS
3 1 (33.33%) Wireless
General
1 2 (66.67%) Banking
1 2 (66.67%) Military
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Check Point Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Check Point Support
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Network Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Support
1 1 (33.33%) Network Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Network Support
1 1 (33.33%) Network Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Kalman Filter
1 2 (66.67%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Change Management
2 1 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (33.33%) Problem Management
2 1 (33.33%) Supplier Management
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) ProxySG
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Blue Coat
2 1 (33.33%) CheckPoint
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco