Period
to 5 August 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England 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 5 August 2020 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)
UK > England
6 months to
5 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 454 643 724
Rank change year-on-year +189 +81 -58
Contract jobs citing EIGRP 65 167 148
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 0.21% 0.20% 0.16%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.54% 1.56% 1.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 110 98
Median daily rate £550 £413 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +33.33% +4.43% +5.33%
10th Percentile £290 £274 £264
90th Percentile £698 £550 £501
UK median daily rate £538 £404 £400
% change year-on-year +33.13% +0.94% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 8 2
Median hourly rate £19.50 £18.25 £16.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.85% +12.31% -50.76%
10th Percentile £18.50 £15.80 £13.33
90th Percentile £33.60 £35.25 £18.98
UK median hourly rate £25.75 £24.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year +5.10% +58.06% -65.24%

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 England with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 4,209 10,686 12,575
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 13.32% 12.87% 13.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,455 6,612 7,743
Median daily rate £438 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% - +2.41%
10th Percentile £200 £200 £205
90th Percentile £638 £610 £610
UK median daily rate £425 £425 £425
Number of hourly rates quoted 230 501 701
Median hourly rate £34.45 £22.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +53.10% +12.50% +10.80%
10th Percentile £14.50 £12.00 £12.25
90th Percentile £51.08 £52.50 £47.83
Median hourly rate £35.00 £23.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year +48.94% +17.50% +5.26%

EIGRP
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing EIGRP as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for EIGRP in England

EIGRP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing EIGRP in England.

Daily rate trend for EIGRP in England

EIGRP
Daily Rate Histogram in England

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing EIGRP in England over the 6 months to 5 August 2020.

Daily rate histogram for EIGRP in England

EIGRP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing EIGRP in England.

Hourly rate trend for EIGRP in England

EIGRP
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing EIGRP in England over the 6 months to 5 August 2020.

Hourly rate histogram for EIGRP in England

EIGRP
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing EIGRP within the England region over the 6 months to 5 August 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Midlands +104 25 £600 +50.00% 3
West Midlands +83 22 £600 +50.00% 3
London +134 14 £350 -22.22% 3
South East +164 13 £483 +33.10% 2
North of England +97 5 £356 -16.18% 1
South West +99 4 £225 -43.75% 1
East of England +76 4 £675 +74.19%
North West +75 3 £356 -25.00% 1
Yorkshire +65 2 - -
East Midlands +57 2 £210 -45.07%
EIGRP
UK

For the 6 months to 5 August 2020, IT contractor jobs citing EIGRP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the England region with a requirement for EIGRP.

1 64 (98.46%) BGP
2 61 (93.85%) Cisco
3 58 (89.23%) OSPF
4 55 (84.62%) Cisco Certification
5 51 (78.46%) Firewall
6 48 (73.85%) WAN
7 46 (70.77%) CCNP
8 43 (66.15%) LAN
9 41 (63.08%) VPN
10 37 (56.92%) Juniper
11 34 (52.31%) Security Cleared
11 34 (52.31%) Cisco Nexus
12 31 (47.69%) IPsec
13 28 (43.08%) CCIE
14 27 (41.54%) MPLS
14 27 (41.54%) VoIP
14 27 (41.54%) Python
14 27 (41.54%) DMVPN
15 25 (38.46%) Cisco ISE
15 25 (38.46%) CCDP
16 24 (36.92%) Network Design
16 24 (36.92%) DV Cleared
17 23 (35.38%) SolarWinds
17 23 (35.38%) CCNA
18 22 (33.85%) Linux
19 21 (32.31%) Dell
20 20 (30.77%) SNMP
20 20 (30.77%) Splunk
21 19 (29.23%) F5
22 18 (27.69%) CCIE Routing and Switching

EIGRP
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 1 (1.54%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 8 (12.31%) AWS
2 7 (10.77%) Azure
3 6 (9.23%) GCP
4 4 (6.15%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (3.08%) Akamai
6 1 (1.54%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 64 (98.46%) BGP
2 58 (89.23%) OSPF
3 51 (78.46%) Firewall
4 48 (73.85%) WAN
5 43 (66.15%) LAN
6 41 (63.08%) VPN
7 34 (52.31%) Cisco Nexus
8 31 (47.69%) IPsec
9 27 (41.54%) DMVPN
9 27 (41.54%) MPLS
9 27 (41.54%) VoIP
10 25 (38.46%) Cisco ISE
11 20 (30.77%) SNMP
12 14 (21.54%) Ethernet
12 14 (21.54%) VLAN
12 14 (21.54%) Wireless
13 13 (20.00%) DHCP
13 13 (20.00%) DNS
14 12 (18.46%) Internet
14 12 (18.46%) Spanning Tree
Development Applications
1 2 (3.08%) Git (software)
General
1 8 (12.31%) Telecoms
2 6 (9.23%) Finance
3 5 (7.69%) Public Sector
4 4 (6.15%) Manufacturing
5 3 (4.62%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.54%) Back Office
6 1 (1.54%) Banking
6 1 (1.54%) Electronics
6 1 (1.54%) Marketing
6 1 (1.54%) Military
6 1 (1.54%) Police
Job Titles
1 48 (73.85%) Network Engineer
2 13 (20.00%) Senior Network Engineer
3 12 (18.46%) Design Engineer
3 12 (18.46%) Network Design Engineer
4 9 (13.85%) Architect
4 9 (13.85%) Cisco Engineer
4 9 (13.85%) DV Cleared Network Engineer
4 9 (13.85%) Network Architect
5 8 (12.31%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 5 (7.69%) Senior Cisco Engineer
6 5 (7.69%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
7 3 (4.62%) Analyst
7 3 (4.62%) Check Point Analyst
7 3 (4.62%) Designer
7 3 (4.62%) Network Analyst
7 3 (4.62%) Network Security Engineer
7 3 (4.62%) Security Engineer
7 3 (4.62%) Senior Network Security Engineer
7 3 (4.62%) Senior Security Engineer
8 2 (3.08%) Network Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (10.77%) 802.1X
2 1 (1.54%) HTML
2 1 (1.54%) Web Services
2 1 (1.54%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (24.62%) Data Centre
2 8 (12.31%) Management Information System
3 7 (10.77%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (9.23%) Self-Motivation
5 3 (4.62%) Client/Server
5 3 (4.62%) Replication
5 3 (4.62%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (1.54%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (1.54%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (1.54%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 22 (33.85%) Linux
2 4 (6.15%) Unix
3 2 (3.08%) Windows
4 1 (1.54%) Windows 10
4 1 (1.54%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (36.92%) Network Design
2 15 (23.08%) Migration
3 13 (20.00%) Cryptography
4 11 (16.92%) MODAF
4 11 (16.92%) Network Management
5 10 (15.38%) Load Balancing
5 10 (15.38%) Project Delivery
6 9 (13.85%) Network Architecture
7 8 (12.31%) Change Management
7 8 (12.31%) Problem-Solving
7 8 (12.31%) Service Delivery
8 7 (10.77%) Configuration Management
8 7 (10.77%) Service Management
8 7 (10.77%) SOA
9 6 (9.23%) Customer Requirements
9 6 (9.23%) Process Management
9 6 (9.23%) Technology Roadmap
10 5 (7.69%) Enterprise Architecture
10 5 (7.69%) Network Monitoring
10 5 (7.69%) Network Planning
Programming Languages
1 27 (41.54%) Python
2 2 (3.08%) Lisp
2 2 (3.08%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.54%) C
Qualifications
1 55 (84.62%) Cisco Certification
2 46 (70.77%) CCNP
3 34 (52.31%) Security Cleared
4 28 (43.08%) CCIE
5 25 (38.46%) CCDP
6 24 (36.92%) DV Cleared
7 23 (35.38%) CCNA
8 18 (27.69%) CCIE Routing and Switching
9 11 (16.92%) Degree
10 9 (13.85%) CCDA
10 9 (13.85%) SC Cleared
11 6 (9.23%) BC Cleared
11 6 (9.23%) BPSS Clearance
11 6 (9.23%) CCDE
11 6 (9.23%) CCIP
12 3 (4.62%) CCIE Collaboration
13 1 (1.54%) HP APS
13 1 (1.54%) LPIC
13 1 (1.54%) MCP
13 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.23%) QA
2 1 (1.54%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.54%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (7.69%) VMware NSX
2 4 (6.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (4.62%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (12.31%) Cisco Prime
2 2 (3.08%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (3.08%) Puppet
2 2 (3.08%) TrustSec
2 2 (3.08%) vCenter Server
2 2 (3.08%) vRealize
3 1 (1.54%) Ansible
3 1 (1.54%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (1.54%) FortiGate
3 1 (1.54%) HAProxy
3 1 (1.54%) Opsview
Vendors
1 61 (93.85%) Cisco
2 37 (56.92%) Juniper
3 23 (35.38%) SolarWinds
4 21 (32.31%) Dell
5 20 (30.77%) Splunk
6 19 (29.23%) F5
7 17 (26.15%) Palo Alto
8 14 (21.54%) Microsoft
9 9 (13.85%) Oracle
10 8 (12.31%) CheckPoint
10 8 (12.31%) Meraki
11 6 (9.23%) Google
11 6 (9.23%) VMware
12 5 (7.69%) Fortinet
13 4 (6.15%) Alcatel-Lucent
13 4 (6.15%) Arista
14 3 (4.62%) Aruba
14 3 (4.62%) Citrix
14 3 (4.62%) Riverbed
15 2 (3.08%) Tufin