Period
to 25 June 2018

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 25 June 2018 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
25 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 701 651 653
Rank change year-on-year -50 +2 -85
Contract jobs citing EIGRP 139 152 220
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.15% 0.18% 0.22%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.14% 1.29% 1.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 92 143
England median daily rate £375 £378 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.66% +3.42% +4.29%
10th Percentile £257 £265 £250
90th Percentile £501 £525 £503
UK median daily rate £385 £350 £363
% change year-on-year +10.00% -3.45% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 9 4
England median hourly rate £32.50 £33.00 £32.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.52% +2.33% -19.38%
10th Percentile £16.45 £12.70 £23.75
90th Percentile £33.75 £67.40 £49.75
UK median hourly rate £13.50 £44.60 £27.50
% change year-on-year -69.73% +62.16% -31.25%

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 12,240 11,792 14,816
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 13.34% 13.97% 15.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 7,521 7,173 9,054
England median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +6.67%
10th Percentile £206 £213 £220
90th Percentile £600 £588 £575
UK median daily rate £425 £408 £400
% change year-on-year +4.29% +1.88% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 666 669 658
England median hourly rate £20.00 £19.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.26% -24.00% +18.34%
10th Percentile £12.25 £11.00 £11.00
90th Percentile £47.67 £50.00 £47.77
UK median hourly rate £19.49 £19.90 £26.00
% change year-on-year -2.09% -23.46% +20.93%

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 25 June 2018.

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 25 June 2018.

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 25 June 2018. 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 -32 83 £375 +1.69% 15
South East -19 19 £425 -5.50% 1
North of England -54 18 £390 +1.63% 12
South West +22 15 £398 -11.67% 2
North West -27 10 £425 +28.30% 7
Yorkshire -33 8 £356 -17.15% 5
East of England +3 4 £350 -15.15% 1
East Midlands -4 2 £300 +6.19% 1
Midlands -28 2 £300 -4.00% 1
EIGRP
UK

For the 6 months to 25 June 2018, 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.

1 128 (92.09%) BGP
2 127 (91.37%) Cisco
3 101 (72.66%) Cisco Certification
4 93 (66.91%) OSPF
5 82 (58.99%) CCNP
6 78 (56.12%) Firewall
7 75 (53.96%) WAN
8 72 (51.80%) MPLS
9 56 (40.29%) Cisco Nexus
10 55 (39.57%) LAN
11 49 (35.25%) VPN
12 46 (33.09%) Wireless
13 43 (30.94%) Cisco ASA
14 42 (30.22%) TCP/IP
15 41 (29.50%) Data Centre
16 40 (28.78%) ITIL
17 38 (27.34%) DNS
18 32 (23.02%) Juniper
19 31 (22.30%) CCIE
20 30 (21.58%) CCNA
21 28 (20.14%) CheckPoint
22 27 (19.42%) VoIP
23 26 (18.71%) DMVPN
23 26 (18.71%) Multicast
24 25 (17.99%) Finance
25 24 (17.27%) VMware
26 22 (15.83%) VLAN
26 22 (15.83%) DHCP
26 22 (15.83%) Spanning Tree
26 22 (15.83%) HSRP

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 2 (1.44%) OpenStack
2 1 (0.72%) Confluence
2 1 (0.72%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (2.88%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.72%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.72%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.44%) Akamai
1 2 (1.44%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (1.44%) PaaS
2 1 (0.72%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.72%) IaaS
2 1 (0.72%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.72%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 128 (92.09%) BGP
2 93 (66.91%) OSPF
3 78 (56.12%) Firewall
4 75 (53.96%) WAN
5 72 (51.80%) MPLS
6 56 (40.29%) Cisco Nexus
7 55 (39.57%) LAN
8 49 (35.25%) VPN
9 46 (33.09%) Wireless
10 43 (30.94%) Cisco ASA
11 42 (30.22%) TCP/IP
12 38 (27.34%) DNS
13 27 (19.42%) VoIP
14 26 (18.71%) DMVPN
14 26 (18.71%) Multicast
15 22 (15.83%) DHCP
15 22 (15.83%) HSRP
15 22 (15.83%) Spanning Tree
15 22 (15.83%) VLAN
16 21 (15.11%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.72%) Big Data
1 1 (0.72%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (5.76%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (1.44%) JIRA
3 1 (0.72%) Git (software)
General
1 25 (17.99%) Finance
2 10 (7.19%) Telecoms
3 7 (5.04%) Banking
4 2 (1.44%) Financial Institution
4 2 (1.44%) Local Government
5 1 (0.72%) Electronics
5 1 (0.72%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.72%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.72%) Retail
Job Titles
1 101 (72.66%) Network Engineer
2 25 (17.99%) Cisco Engineer
3 24 (17.27%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 22 (15.83%) Senior Network Engineer
5 16 (11.51%) Network Security Engineer
5 16 (11.51%) Security Engineer
6 10 (7.19%) Architect
6 10 (7.19%) Network Architect
7 8 (5.76%) Analyst
7 8 (5.76%) Network Analyst
8 6 (4.32%) Consultant
8 6 (4.32%) WAN Engineer
9 5 (3.60%) Cisco Security Engineer
9 5 (3.60%) Data Centre Engineer
9 5 (3.60%) Network Consultant
9 5 (3.60%) Senior Cisco Engineer
9 5 (3.60%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
10 4 (2.88%) Data Network Engineer
10 4 (2.88%) Firewall Engineer
10 4 (2.88%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (5.04%) 802.1X
2 3 (2.16%) Core Data
3 2 (1.44%) HTML
3 2 (1.44%) LDAP
3 2 (1.44%) XML
4 1 (0.72%) CSS
4 1 (0.72%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 41 (29.50%) Data Centre
2 9 (6.47%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (3.60%) PKI
4 3 (2.16%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.72%) Clustering
5 1 (0.72%) Driving Licence
5 1 (0.72%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 17 (12.23%) Windows
2 11 (7.91%) Linux
3 5 (3.60%) Unix
3 5 (3.60%) Windows Server
4 4 (2.88%) Windows 7
4 4 (2.88%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (2.16%) Check Point GAiA
6 2 (1.44%) Mac OS
6 2 (1.44%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (1.44%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (28.78%) ITIL
2 17 (12.23%) Incident Management
3 14 (10.07%) Load Balancing
3 14 (10.07%) Migration
4 13 (9.35%) Network Management
4 13 (9.35%) Service Management
5 11 (7.91%) High Availability
5 11 (7.91%) Root Cause Analysis
6 10 (7.19%) Capacity Management
6 10 (7.19%) Change Control
6 10 (7.19%) Disaster Recovery
6 10 (7.19%) Network Design
6 10 (7.19%) Security Patching
7 9 (6.47%) Change Management
7 9 (6.47%) Network Monitoring
8 7 (5.04%) Infrastructure Management
8 7 (5.04%) Service Delivery
9 5 (3.60%) Problem Management
9 5 (3.60%) Project Management
9 5 (3.60%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (10.07%) Python
2 1 (0.72%) Bash Shell
2 1 (0.72%) C
2 1 (0.72%) Perl
2 1 (0.72%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 101 (72.66%) Cisco Certification
2 82 (58.99%) CCNP
3 31 (22.30%) CCIE
4 30 (21.58%) CCNA
5 18 (12.95%) CCDP
6 14 (10.07%) Security Cleared
7 7 (5.04%) CCSA
7 7 (5.04%) CCSE
8 6 (4.32%) DV Cleared
9 5 (3.60%) ITIL Certification
9 5 (3.60%) JNCIA
9 5 (3.60%) SC Cleared
10 4 (2.88%) CCSP
11 3 (2.16%) CCENT
11 3 (2.16%) Degree
11 3 (2.16%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 2 (1.44%) Check Point Certification
12 2 (1.44%) CISSP
12 2 (1.44%) JNCIP
12 2 (1.44%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (7.19%) SLA
2 5 (3.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (3.60%) PCI DSS
3 4 (2.88%) COBIT
3 4 (2.88%) QA
4 2 (1.44%) Cyber Essentials
System Software
1 18 (12.95%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (5.76%) Active Directory
3 4 (2.88%) Firmware
4 3 (2.16%) VirtualBox
4 3 (2.16%) vSphere
5 2 (1.44%) DFS Replication
5 2 (1.44%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (1.44%) XenApp
6 1 (0.72%) Docker
6 1 (0.72%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.72%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 12 (8.63%) Cisco Prime
2 10 (7.19%) Opsview
3 5 (3.60%) SolarWinds Orion
4 3 (2.16%) Cacti
4 3 (2.16%) Cisco CUCM
5 2 (1.44%) Ansible
5 2 (1.44%) Core Impact
5 2 (1.44%) FortiGate
5 2 (1.44%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (1.44%) Puppet
5 2 (1.44%) QRadar
5 2 (1.44%) SCCM
5 2 (1.44%) SCOM
5 2 (1.44%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 1 (0.72%) Cisco IPCC
6 1 (0.72%) Failover Clustering
6 1 (0.72%) Rancher
6 1 (0.72%) Single Sign-On
6 1 (0.72%) vCenter Server
6 1 (0.72%) vRealize
Vendors
1 127 (91.37%) Cisco
2 32 (23.02%) Juniper
3 28 (20.14%) CheckPoint
4 24 (17.27%) VMware
5 21 (15.11%) F5
6 20 (14.39%) Palo Alto
7 17 (12.23%) SolarWinds
8 13 (9.35%) HP
9 11 (7.91%) Fortinet
10 7 (5.04%) Arista
10 7 (5.04%) Mercator
11 6 (4.32%) Aruba
11 6 (4.32%) Meraki
12 5 (3.60%) Citrix
12 5 (3.60%) Infoblox
12 5 (3.60%) Riverbed
13 4 (2.88%) Extreme Networks
14 3 (2.16%) Microsoft
14 3 (2.16%) Tufin
14 3 (2.16%) Zscaler