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 30 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)
UK / England
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 507 513 469
Rank change year-on-year +6 -44  
Contract jobs citing EIGRP 69 111 132
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.16% 0.22% 0.27%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.14% 1.51% 1.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 74 84
Median daily rate £375 £363 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.44% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £462 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £363 £405
% change year-on-year -11.72% -10.49%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 3
Median hourly rate £13.50 £37.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -63.51% -7.50%  
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 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 6071 7371 7304
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 14.46% 14.75% 14.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 3741 4476 4043
Median daily rate £401 £385 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.02% +4.05%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £238 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £347
% change year-on-year +3.44% +4.32%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 331 308 406
Median hourly rate £22.85 £27.50 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.90% +5.76%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.09 £12.74 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £48.80 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £37.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year -39.18% +25.42%  

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 30 March 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 30 March 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 30 March 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 +14 26 £404 -5.00% 17
South East -1 12 £300 -15.78% 4
Yorkshire +21 9 £450 +28.57% 3
North West +31 8 £315 -3.07% 2
West Midlands - 5 £363 - 1
East of England +1 4 £438 +20.68%
East Midlands - 3 £274 -
EIGRP
UK

For the 6 months to 30 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 England region with a requirement for EIGRP.

1 127 (94.07%) Cisco
2 120 (88.89%) BGP
3 103 (76.30%) OSPF
4 97 (71.85%) Cisco Certification
5 91 (67.41%) CCNP
6 86 (63.70%) Firewall
7 76 (56.30%) WAN
8 60 (44.44%) Cisco ASA
9 58 (42.96%) MPLS
10 57 (42.22%) F5
11 55 (40.74%) LAN
11 55 (40.74%) VPN
12 54 (40.00%) Cisco Nexus
13 45 (33.33%) CCNA
13 45 (33.33%) Juniper
13 45 (33.33%) CheckPoint
14 37 (27.41%) Data Centre
15 35 (25.93%) Network Security
16 34 (25.19%) Wireless
17 32 (23.70%) TCP/IP
18 30 (22.22%) Load Balancing
19 29 (21.48%) DNS
19 29 (21.48%) IPsec
20 28 (20.74%) Finance
20 28 (20.74%) VLAN
21 27 (20.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
22 25 (18.52%) Security Cleared
23 22 (16.30%) Fortinet
23 22 (16.30%) Cisco IOS
23 22 (16.30%) CCIE

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 (0.74%) SAS
1 1 (0.74%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 10 (7.41%) MS Visio
2 6 (4.44%) MS Excel
3 3 (2.22%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (2.96%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (0.74%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.74%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.74%) Office 365
3 1 (0.74%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 120 (88.89%) BGP
2 103 (76.30%) OSPF
3 86 (63.70%) Firewall
4 76 (56.30%) WAN
5 60 (44.44%) Cisco ASA
6 58 (42.96%) MPLS
7 55 (40.74%) LAN
7 55 (40.74%) VPN
8 54 (40.00%) Cisco Nexus
9 35 (25.93%) Network Security
10 34 (25.19%) Wireless
11 32 (23.70%) TCP/IP
12 29 (21.48%) DNS
12 29 (21.48%) IPsec
13 28 (20.74%) VLAN
14 27 (20.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
15 22 (16.30%) Cisco IOS
15 22 (16.30%) Spanning Tree
16 20 (14.81%) HSRP
16 20 (14.81%) VoIP
Development Applications
1 7 (5.19%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (1.48%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 28 (20.74%) Finance
2 11 (8.15%) Banking
3 9 (6.67%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.22%) Financial Institution
5 2 (1.48%) Electronics
5 2 (1.48%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.48%) Multimedia
6 1 (0.74%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.74%) Legal
6 1 (0.74%) Marketing
6 1 (0.74%) Military
6 1 (0.74%) Publishing
6 1 (0.74%) Retail
Job Titles
1 81 (60.00%) Network Engineer
2 36 (26.67%) Cisco Engineer
3 35 (25.93%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 16 (11.85%) Senior Network Engineer
5 14 (10.37%) Consultant
6 11 (8.15%) Network Security Engineer
6 11 (8.15%) Network Support
6 11 (8.15%) Security Engineer
7 10 (7.41%) Network Consultant
8 9 (6.67%) Support Engineer
9 8 (5.93%) Network Support Engineer
10 7 (5.19%) Senior Cisco Engineer
10 7 (5.19%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
11 6 (4.44%) Architect
11 6 (4.44%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
12 5 (3.70%) Analyst
12 5 (3.70%) Cisco Security Engineer
12 5 (3.70%) Network Analyst
12 5 (3.70%) Network Architect
13 4 (2.96%) Network Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (11.11%) 802.1X
2 3 (2.22%) COM
2 3 (2.22%) XMPP
3 2 (1.48%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 37 (27.41%) Data Centre
2 5 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (2.96%) DataPower
3 4 (2.96%) RSA SecurID
4 3 (2.22%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 3 (2.22%) Driving Licence
4 3 (2.22%) FlexPod
4 3 (2.22%) PKI
5 2 (1.48%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.48%) Linux Command Line
5 2 (1.48%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.74%) e-Health
6 1 (0.74%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.74%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 11 (8.15%) Unix
2 3 (2.22%) Linux
2 3 (2.22%) Windows
3 2 (1.48%) FreeBSD
3 2 (1.48%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.74%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (22.22%) Load Balancing
2 16 (11.85%) ITIL
2 16 (11.85%) Network Design
3 15 (11.11%) Migration
4 11 (8.15%) Network Management
5 9 (6.67%) High Availability
6 6 (4.44%) Kalman Filter
6 6 (4.44%) Threat Management
7 5 (3.70%) Change Control
7 5 (3.70%) Change Management
7 5 (3.70%) Network Monitoring
7 5 (3.70%) Security Monitoring
7 5 (3.70%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 4 (2.96%) Incident Management
8 4 (2.96%) Mentoring
8 4 (2.96%) Project Management
9 3 (2.22%) DDoS Mitigation
9 3 (2.22%) Low Latency
9 3 (2.22%) Network Load Balancing
9 3 (2.22%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (3.70%) Perl
2 4 (2.96%) Python
3 3 (2.22%) SQL
4 2 (1.48%) Shell Script
5 1 (0.74%) C
Qualifications
1 97 (71.85%) Cisco Certification
2 91 (67.41%) CCNP
3 45 (33.33%) CCNA
4 25 (18.52%) Security Cleared
5 22 (16.30%) CCIE
6 21 (15.56%) SC Cleared
7 8 (5.93%) CCDP
8 5 (3.70%) Degree
8 5 (3.70%) JNCIA
9 4 (2.96%) DV Cleared
9 4 (2.96%) JNCIP
10 3 (2.22%) CCDA
10 3 (2.22%) CCSP
10 3 (2.22%) CCVP
11 2 (1.48%) BC Cleared
11 2 (1.48%) BPSS Clearance
11 2 (1.48%) CCSA
11 2 (1.48%) CISSP
11 2 (1.48%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 2 (1.48%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.44%) PCI DSS
2 2 (1.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.74%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 11 (8.15%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (4.44%) Active Directory
3 4 (2.96%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (2.22%) Forefront TMG
4 3 (2.22%) vCloud
4 3 (2.22%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 12 (8.89%) FortiGate
2 8 (5.93%) Cisco CUCM
3 6 (4.44%) WhatsUp Gold
4 4 (2.96%) HP UCMDB
4 4 (2.96%) OPNET
5 3 (2.22%) Cisco UCCE
5 3 (2.22%) Cisco UCCX
5 3 (2.22%) Nessus
5 3 (2.22%) Pingdom
6 2 (1.48%) Cacti
6 2 (1.48%) Cisco Prime
6 2 (1.48%) Nagios
6 2 (1.48%) OpenView
6 2 (1.48%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (1.48%) Puppet
6 2 (1.48%) ZABBIX
7 1 (0.74%) Cisco LMS
7 1 (0.74%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (0.74%) SCCM
Vendors
1 127 (94.07%) Cisco
2 57 (42.22%) F5
3 45 (33.33%) CheckPoint
3 45 (33.33%) Juniper
4 22 (16.30%) Fortinet
5 21 (15.56%) Palo Alto
6 12 (8.89%) VMware
7 11 (8.15%) HP
8 10 (7.41%) Blue Coat
9 9 (6.67%) Aruba
9 9 (6.67%) Microsoft
10 8 (5.93%) SolarWinds
10 8 (5.93%) Splunk
11 7 (5.19%) Citrix
11 7 (5.19%) NetScout
11 7 (5.19%) Riverbed
12 6 (4.44%) Arista
12 6 (4.44%) TippingPoint
13 5 (3.70%) Meraki
13 5 (3.70%) Sourcefire
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