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 3 months to 24 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)
UK / England
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 498 524 465
Rank change year-on-year +26 -59  
Contract jobs citing EIGRP 84 108 160
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.20% 0.22% 0.31%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.45% 1.38% 2.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 68 100
Median daily rate £398 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.00% +7.14%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £508 £476
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £360 £350
% change year-on-year +10.06% +2.85%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 2
Median hourly rate £46.50 £27.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +69.09% -31.25%  
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 England with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 5810 7839 7552
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 13.68% 15.88% 14.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 3455 4850 4319
Median daily rate £400 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +10.34%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £240 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £368 £345
% change year-on-year +2.04% +6.52%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 350 356 439
Median hourly rate £24.86 £28.00 £22.83
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.21% +22.64%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £47.83 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £32.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year -13.84% +30.00%  

EIGRP
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England 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 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 3 months to 24 June 2017.

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 3 months to 24 June 2017.

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 3 months to 24 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +20 41 £356 -13.63% 16
Yorkshire +26 11 £430 +7.50% 5
South East +21 9 £500 +18.14% 4
North West +17 9 £376 +15.76% 2
East of England -3 5 £363 -19.44% 3
South West -10 3 £323 -0.76%
West Midlands +17 2 - - 3
East Midlands -5 2 £313 +3.99%
North East - 2 £363 -
Midlands - 1 £400 - 3
EIGRP
UK

For the 6 months to 24 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 England region with a requirement for EIGRP.

1 147 (96.71%) Cisco
2 136 (89.47%) BGP
3 111 (73.03%) Cisco Certification
4 103 (67.76%) CCNP
5 100 (65.79%) OSPF
5 100 (65.79%) Firewall
6 81 (53.29%) WAN
7 79 (51.97%) Cisco Nexus
8 69 (45.39%) Cisco ASA
9 63 (41.45%) LAN
10 61 (40.13%) VPN
11 58 (38.16%) F5
12 57 (37.50%) Data Centre
12 57 (37.50%) MPLS
13 53 (34.87%) Wireless
13 53 (34.87%) CheckPoint
14 46 (30.26%) CCNA
15 41 (26.97%) Juniper
16 39 (25.66%) Fortinet
17 37 (24.34%) TCP/IP
18 36 (23.68%) Cisco IOS
19 35 (23.03%) CCIE
20 31 (20.39%) Load Balancing
21 29 (19.08%) Finance
22 28 (18.42%) DNS
23 27 (17.76%) VoIP
23 27 (17.76%) Migration
23 27 (17.76%) Palo Alto
23 27 (17.76%) Spanning Tree
23 27 (17.76%) F5 BIG-IP LTM

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 3 (1.97%) Skype for Business
2 1 (0.66%) CMS
Applications
1 14 (9.21%) MS Visio
2 10 (6.58%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (1.97%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.97%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.32%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.66%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.66%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (0.66%) Office 365
3 1 (0.66%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 136 (89.47%) BGP
2 100 (65.79%) Firewall
2 100 (65.79%) OSPF
3 81 (53.29%) WAN
4 79 (51.97%) Cisco Nexus
5 69 (45.39%) Cisco ASA
6 63 (41.45%) LAN
7 61 (40.13%) VPN
8 57 (37.50%) MPLS
9 53 (34.87%) Wireless
10 37 (24.34%) TCP/IP
11 36 (23.68%) Cisco IOS
12 28 (18.42%) DNS
13 27 (17.76%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
13 27 (17.76%) Spanning Tree
13 27 (17.76%) VoIP
14 26 (17.11%) Cisco Wireless
15 24 (15.79%) Multicast
15 24 (15.79%) Network Security
16 23 (15.13%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.66%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (5.92%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 3 (1.97%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 29 (19.08%) Finance
2 18 (11.84%) Telecoms
3 13 (8.55%) Banking
4 6 (3.95%) Retail
5 2 (1.32%) Electronics
5 2 (1.32%) Games
5 2 (1.32%) Investment Banking
5 2 (1.32%) Multimedia
6 1 (0.66%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.66%) French Language
6 1 (0.66%) German Language
6 1 (0.66%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.66%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 82 (53.95%) Network Engineer
2 44 (28.95%) Cisco Engineer
3 39 (25.66%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 21 (13.82%) Architect
5 18 (11.84%) Senior Network Engineer
6 17 (11.18%) Consultant
7 16 (10.53%) Network Support
8 14 (9.21%) Support Engineer
9 13 (8.55%) Network Consultant
9 13 (8.55%) Network Support Engineer
10 12 (7.89%) Network Architect
11 9 (5.92%) Senior Cisco Engineer
11 9 (5.92%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
12 8 (5.26%) Cisco Support
13 7 (4.61%) Analyst
13 7 (4.61%) Network Analyst
14 6 (3.95%) Enterprise Architect
15 5 (3.29%) Cisco Architect
15 5 (3.29%) Security Engineer
15 5 (3.29%) WAN Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (6.58%) 802.1X
2 2 (1.32%) COM
2 2 (1.32%) CSS
2 2 (1.32%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 57 (37.50%) Data Centre
2 10 (6.58%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (4.61%) DataPower
4 4 (2.63%) Management Information System
5 3 (1.97%) FlexPod
5 3 (1.97%) Mainframe
6 2 (1.32%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.32%) Driving Licence
6 2 (1.32%) Linux Command Line
6 2 (1.32%) PKI
6 2 (1.32%) Private Cloud
7 1 (0.66%) Clustering
7 1 (0.66%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (0.66%) Public Cloud
7 1 (0.66%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 7 (4.61%) Linux
1 7 (4.61%) Unix
2 6 (3.95%) Windows
3 2 (1.32%) FreeBSD
3 2 (1.32%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (20.39%) Load Balancing
2 27 (17.76%) Migration
3 21 (13.82%) ITIL
4 16 (10.53%) Network Design
4 16 (10.53%) Network Management
5 10 (6.58%) Change Management
5 10 (6.58%) Disaster Recovery
5 10 (6.58%) Network Monitoring
6 9 (5.92%) Mentoring
7 8 (5.26%) Resource Allocation
8 7 (4.61%) Incident Management
8 7 (4.61%) Low Latency
8 7 (4.61%) Network Architecture
9 6 (3.95%) High Availability
9 6 (3.95%) Problem Management
10 5 (3.29%) Change Control
10 5 (3.29%) Kalman Filter
11 4 (2.63%) Customer Requirements
11 4 (2.63%) GAP Analysis
11 4 (2.63%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 6 (3.95%) Perl
1 6 (3.95%) Python
2 3 (1.97%) Bash Shell
3 2 (1.32%) C
3 2 (1.32%) SQL
4 1 (0.66%) PHP
Qualifications
1 111 (73.03%) Cisco Certification
2 103 (67.76%) CCNP
3 46 (30.26%) CCNA
4 35 (23.03%) CCIE
5 15 (9.87%) Security Cleared
6 14 (9.21%) SC Cleared
7 12 (7.89%) CCDP
8 9 (5.92%) Degree
9 7 (4.61%) CCIE Routing and Switching
10 5 (3.29%) BPSS Clearance
10 5 (3.29%) CCDA
11 4 (2.63%) BC Cleared
11 4 (2.63%) CCIE Security
11 4 (2.63%) Master's Degree
12 3 (1.97%) CCSP
12 3 (1.97%) ITIL Certification
13 2 (1.32%) CCVP
13 2 (1.32%) Computer Science Degree
13 2 (1.32%) DV Cleared
13 2 (1.32%) HP APS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.61%) PCI DSS
2 3 (1.97%) SLA
3 1 (0.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 9 (5.92%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (3.29%) Active Directory
3 3 (1.97%) vCloud
3 3 (1.97%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (1.32%) Forefront TMG
4 2 (1.32%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 21 (13.82%) FortiGate
2 15 (9.87%) Cisco CUCM
3 7 (4.61%) Cisco Prime
3 7 (4.61%) HP UCMDB
3 7 (4.61%) OPNET
4 5 (3.29%) Cacti
5 4 (2.63%) Netcool
6 3 (1.97%) Cisco UCCE
6 3 (1.97%) Cisco UCCX
6 3 (1.97%) Nagios
6 3 (1.97%) WhatsUp Gold
7 2 (1.32%) Nessus
7 2 (1.32%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (1.32%) Puppet
7 2 (1.32%) ZABBIX
8 1 (0.66%) CA Spectrum
Vendors
1 147 (96.71%) Cisco
2 58 (38.16%) F5
3 53 (34.87%) CheckPoint
4 41 (26.97%) Juniper
5 39 (25.66%) Fortinet
6 27 (17.76%) Palo Alto
7 18 (11.84%) VMware
8 16 (10.53%) Riverbed
9 14 (9.21%) Microsoft
10 12 (7.89%) HP
11 11 (7.24%) Aruba
12 10 (6.58%) Arista
12 10 (6.58%) Citrix
12 10 (6.58%) SolarWinds
13 9 (5.92%) TippingPoint
14 8 (5.26%) Avaya
14 8 (5.26%) Blue Coat
14 8 (5.26%) Nokia
14 8 (5.26%) Splunk
15 7 (4.61%) Motorola
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