Period
to 18 November 2019

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 18 November 2019 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
18 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 610 680 715
Rank change year-on-year +70 +35 -2
Contract jobs citing EIGRP 164 176 148
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.22% 0.19% 0.16%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.62% 1.43% 1.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 115 116 58
England median daily rate £400 £405 £399
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.30% +1.63% -0.37%
10th Percentile £275 £283 £264
90th Percentile £540 £528 £538
UK median daily rate £400 £411 £398
% change year-on-year -2.74% +3.46% -0.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 4
England median hourly rate £31.25 £19.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +64.47% +40.74% -54.41%
10th Percentile £16.25 £18.50 £12.75
90th Percentile £78.75 £19.50 £46.28
UK median hourly rate £41.50 £19.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year +118.42% +40.74% -54.41%

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 10,141 12,295 12,873
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 13.35% 13.13% 13.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 6,160 7,434 7,920
England median daily rate £425 £425 £403
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.59% +0.63%
10th Percentile £191 £200 £189
90th Percentile £606 £613 £588
UK median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 525 561 675
England median hourly rate £25.12 £20.00 £18.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.60% +6.95% -16.89%
10th Percentile £13.25 £12.30 £11.50
90th Percentile £53.75 £48.25 £46.23
UK median hourly rate £25.40 £20.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year +27.00% +5.26% -16.79%

EIGRP
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for EIGRP in England

EIGRP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for EIGRP in England

EIGRP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing EIGRP in England over the 6 months to 18 November 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for EIGRP in England

EIGRP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for EIGRP in England

EIGRP
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing EIGRP in England over the 6 months to 18 November 2019.

Contractor 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 18 November 2019. 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
London +70 91 £425 - 15
South East +53 38 £375 +1.35% 7
Midlands +60 18 £400 -4.48% 6
North of England +21 12 £450 +33.33% 4
West Midlands +41 11 £400 -3.61% 6
North West +17 9 £450 +50.00% 3
East Midlands +28 7 £450 +6.51%
East of England +32 3 £256 -31.67% 3
Yorkshire +19 3 £431 +23.21% 1
South West -10 1 £375 -1.32% 1
EIGRP
UK

For the 6 months to 18 November 2019, 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.

1 154 (93.90%) BGP
2 152 (92.68%) Cisco
3 122 (74.39%) OSPF
4 114 (69.51%) Firewall
5 95 (57.93%) WAN
6 94 (57.32%) Cisco Certification
7 92 (56.10%) MPLS
8 89 (54.27%) VPN
9 86 (52.44%) LAN
10 69 (42.07%) Wireless
11 68 (41.46%) CCNP
12 55 (33.54%) CheckPoint
12 55 (33.54%) Data Centre
13 54 (32.93%) Palo Alto
13 54 (32.93%) Juniper
14 53 (32.32%) Cisco ASA
15 49 (29.88%) IPsec
16 45 (27.44%) Ethernet
17 44 (26.83%) DNS
17 44 (26.83%) TCP/IP
18 43 (26.22%) Multicast
19 42 (25.61%) Network Security
20 41 (25.00%) CCIE
20 41 (25.00%) 802.1X
21 39 (23.78%) HSRP
21 39 (23.78%) CCNA
22 37 (22.56%) Cisco Nexus
23 36 (21.95%) Internet
23 36 (21.95%) Aruba
24 35 (21.34%) WLAN

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 11 (6.71%) OpenStack
2 3 (1.83%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.61%) Apache
Applications
1 5 (3.05%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.22%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (1.22%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 20 (12.20%) Azure
2 13 (7.93%) AWS
3 10 (6.10%) IaaS
3 10 (6.10%) SaaS
4 7 (4.27%) Azure ExpressRoute
5 4 (2.44%) PaaS
6 3 (1.83%) Azure Active Directory
6 3 (1.83%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (1.22%) Office 365
8 1 (0.61%) Akamai
Communications & Networking
1 154 (93.90%) BGP
2 122 (74.39%) OSPF
3 114 (69.51%) Firewall
4 95 (57.93%) WAN
5 92 (56.10%) MPLS
6 89 (54.27%) VPN
7 86 (52.44%) LAN
8 69 (42.07%) Wireless
9 53 (32.32%) Cisco ASA
10 49 (29.88%) IPsec
11 45 (27.44%) Ethernet
12 44 (26.83%) DNS
12 44 (26.83%) TCP/IP
13 43 (26.22%) Multicast
14 42 (25.61%) Network Security
15 39 (23.78%) HSRP
16 37 (22.56%) Cisco Nexus
17 36 (21.95%) Internet
18 35 (21.34%) WLAN
19 29 (17.68%) DHCP
Development Applications
1 9 (5.49%) Sonatype Nexus
2 5 (3.05%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (0.61%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.61%) Hudson
General
1 32 (19.51%) Finance
2 31 (18.90%) Telecoms
3 8 (4.88%) Banking
3 8 (4.88%) Multimedia
4 6 (3.66%) Financial Institution
5 5 (3.05%) Investment Banking
6 4 (2.44%) Front Office
6 4 (2.44%) Marketing
7 2 (1.22%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.61%) Military
8 1 (0.61%) Publishing
8 1 (0.61%) Retail
Job Titles
1 104 (63.41%) Network Engineer
2 22 (13.41%) Senior Network Engineer
3 19 (11.59%) Cisco Engineer
3 19 (11.59%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 13 (7.93%) Architect
5 12 (7.32%) Network Architect
6 10 (6.10%) Communications Engineer
6 10 (6.10%) Field Engineer
6 10 (6.10%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 10 (6.10%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
6 10 (6.10%) Network Security Engineer
6 10 (6.10%) Security Engineer
7 8 (4.88%) LAN Engineer
7 8 (4.88%) LAN/WAN Engineer
7 8 (4.88%) WAN Engineer
8 6 (3.66%) Analyst
8 6 (3.66%) Network Analyst
9 5 (3.05%) Project Engineer
9 5 (3.05%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
10 4 (2.44%) Juniper Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (25.00%) 802.1X
2 6 (3.66%) Django
3 5 (3.05%) Web Services
4 4 (2.44%) JSON
5 2 (1.22%) XML
6 1 (0.61%) Ajax
6 1 (0.61%) HTML
6 1 (0.61%) Middleware
6 1 (0.61%) ModSecurity
6 1 (0.61%) REST
6 1 (0.61%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 55 (33.54%) Data Centre
2 20 (12.20%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (5.49%) PKI
4 5 (3.05%) Hedge funds
5 4 (2.44%) PMI
5 4 (2.44%) Replication
5 4 (2.44%) RSA SecurID
6 3 (1.83%) IPTV
6 3 (1.83%) Linux Command Line
6 3 (1.83%) MPEG
7 2 (1.22%) e-Health
7 2 (1.22%) Life Science
7 2 (1.22%) NHS
7 2 (1.22%) Public Cloud
7 2 (1.22%) Self-Motivation
7 2 (1.22%) User Experience
8 1 (0.61%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 1 (0.61%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 16 (9.76%) Windows
2 10 (6.10%) Linux
3 6 (3.66%) Unix
3 6 (3.66%) Windows Server
4 3 (1.83%) VMS
4 3 (1.83%) Windows 7
4 3 (1.83%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (17.68%) Network Monitoring
2 25 (15.24%) Migration
3 23 (14.02%) ITIL
3 23 (14.02%) Network Design
4 22 (13.41%) Kalman Filter
5 21 (12.80%) Change Management
5 21 (12.80%) Network Management
6 20 (12.20%) Load Balancing
7 19 (11.59%) Problem-Solving
7 19 (11.59%) Project Management
8 16 (9.76%) Network Virtualisation
9 15 (9.15%) Network Architecture
10 14 (8.54%) Service Delivery
11 12 (7.32%) Decision-Making
11 12 (7.32%) Quality Management
12 11 (6.71%) Analytics
12 11 (6.71%) Enterprise Architecture
12 11 (6.71%) Incident Management
12 11 (6.71%) Project Delivery
12 11 (6.71%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 17 (10.37%) Python
2 13 (7.93%) Perl
3 8 (4.88%) Java
4 6 (3.66%) Tcl
5 5 (3.05%) PowerShell
6 2 (1.22%) Bash Shell
6 2 (1.22%) C
7 1 (0.61%) C++
7 1 (0.61%) Ruby
7 1 (0.61%) SQL
Qualifications
1 94 (57.32%) Cisco Certification
2 68 (41.46%) CCNP
3 41 (25.00%) CCIE
4 39 (23.78%) CCNA
5 24 (14.63%) Security Cleared
6 16 (9.76%) SC Cleared
7 13 (7.93%) CCDP
8 12 (7.32%) JNCIE
9 10 (6.10%) DV Cleared
10 8 (4.88%) Degree
11 7 (4.27%) CCIP
12 5 (3.05%) CCSA
12 5 (3.05%) JNCIP
13 4 (2.44%) BC Cleared
13 4 (2.44%) BPSS Clearance
13 4 (2.44%) CCIE Service Provider
13 4 (2.44%) Computer Science Degree
13 4 (2.44%) PMI Certification
13 4 (2.44%) PMP
14 3 (1.83%) CCIE Routing and Switching
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.88%) QA
2 6 (3.66%) SLA
3 4 (2.44%) NCSC
4 2 (1.22%) JSP 440
5 1 (0.61%) COBIT
5 1 (0.61%) HIPAA
5 1 (0.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.61%) NIST
5 1 (0.61%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.61%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 10 (6.10%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (3.05%) Active Directory
3 3 (1.83%) VMware NSX
3 3 (1.83%) vSphere
3 3 (1.83%) XenDesktop
4 1 (0.61%) Firmware
4 1 (0.61%) ProxySG
4 1 (0.61%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.61%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 14 (8.54%) Opscode Chef
1 14 (8.54%) Puppet
2 10 (6.10%) Nagios
3 8 (4.88%) Ansible
3 8 (4.88%) Cisco Prime
4 7 (4.27%) Cacti
5 6 (3.66%) Salt
5 6 (3.66%) WSUS
6 5 (3.05%) ZABBIX
7 4 (2.44%) OPNET
7 4 (2.44%) SCOM
8 3 (1.83%) Cisco CME
8 3 (1.83%) Cisco CUCM
9 2 (1.22%) CA Spectrum
10 1 (0.61%) FortiGate
10 1 (0.61%) Kibana
10 1 (0.61%) vCenter Server
10 1 (0.61%) vRealize
Vendors
1 152 (92.68%) Cisco
2 55 (33.54%) CheckPoint
3 54 (32.93%) Juniper
3 54 (32.93%) Palo Alto
4 36 (21.95%) Aruba
5 30 (18.29%) SolarWinds
6 26 (15.85%) Meraki
7 24 (14.63%) F5
8 20 (12.20%) Fortinet
9 15 (9.15%) Microsoft
10 13 (7.93%) Arista
11 12 (7.32%) Citrix
11 12 (7.32%) VMware
12 11 (6.71%) HP
13 9 (5.49%) Aerohive Networks
13 9 (5.49%) Infoblox
13 9 (5.49%) Riverbed
14 8 (4.88%) Alcatel-Lucent
14 8 (4.88%) NetScout
15 6 (3.66%) Intel