Period
to 14 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London 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 14 August 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)
England > London
6 months to
14 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 528 510 556
Rank change year-on-year -18 +46 -110
Contract jobs citing EIGRP 98 94 81
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.21% 0.22% 0.18%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.76% 1.92% 1.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 47 53
London median daily rate £400 £438 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.57% -2.78% +21.62%
10th Percentile £257 £256 £322
90th Percentile £503 £538 £556
England median daily rate £400 £425 £375
% change year-on-year -5.88% +13.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
London median hourly rate - £49.19 -
England median hourly rate £16.25 £33.00 £32.25
% change year-on-year -50.76% +2.33% -19.38%

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 London with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 5,568 4,887 6,129
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 12.21% 11.48% 13.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,874 3,240 4,144
London median daily rate £450 £450 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +2.86% +9.38%
10th Percentile £206 £230 £250
90th Percentile £638 £625 £600
England median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 161 135 102
London median hourly rate £20.00 £19.84 £19.23
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.83% +3.15% -2.46%
10th Percentile £14.00 £12.50 £10.50
90th Percentile £52.50 £49.68 £48.76
England median hourly rate £20.00 £18.18 £25.00
% change year-on-year +10.01% -27.28% +21.95%

EIGRP
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for EIGRP in London

EIGRP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for EIGRP in London

EIGRP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing EIGRP in London over the 6 months to 14 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for EIGRP in London

EIGRP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for EIGRP in London

EIGRP
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing EIGRP within the London region over the 6 months to 14 August 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
West London - 22 £425 - 1
Central London -37 11 £400 -7.51% 2
North London - 2 £321 -
South London -43 1 £500 -
EIGRP
England

For the 6 months to 14 August 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 London region with a requirement for EIGRP.

1 89 (90.82%) BGP
2 88 (89.80%) Cisco
3 71 (72.45%) Cisco Certification
4 65 (66.33%) OSPF
5 61 (62.24%) Firewall
6 59 (60.20%) MPLS
7 56 (57.14%) CCNP
8 55 (56.12%) WAN
9 48 (48.98%) Wireless
10 37 (37.76%) LAN
10 37 (37.76%) VPN
11 35 (35.71%) Data Centre
12 34 (34.69%) CCIE
13 33 (33.67%) ITIL
13 33 (33.67%) Cisco ASA
14 31 (31.63%) Cisco Nexus
15 30 (30.61%) TCP/IP
16 28 (28.57%) DMVPN
17 26 (26.53%) DNS
18 25 (25.51%) Finance
19 24 (24.49%) IP Telephony
19 24 (24.49%) Palo Alto
20 23 (23.47%) Juniper
20 23 (23.47%) Cisco Wireless
21 22 (22.45%) Multicast
22 21 (21.43%) CCNA
22 21 (21.43%) Internet
23 18 (18.37%) IPsec
23 18 (18.37%) CheckPoint
23 18 (18.37%) CCDP

EIGRP
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 (3.06%) Skype for Business
2 1 (1.02%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.08%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (4.08%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (3.06%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 1 (1.02%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.02%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (1.02%) AWS Lambda
3 1 (1.02%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.02%) GitHub
3 1 (1.02%) OpenShift
3 1 (1.02%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 89 (90.82%) BGP
2 65 (66.33%) OSPF
3 61 (62.24%) Firewall
4 59 (60.20%) MPLS
5 55 (56.12%) WAN
6 48 (48.98%) Wireless
7 37 (37.76%) LAN
7 37 (37.76%) VPN
8 33 (33.67%) Cisco ASA
9 31 (31.63%) Cisco Nexus
10 30 (30.61%) TCP/IP
11 28 (28.57%) DMVPN
12 26 (26.53%) DNS
13 24 (24.49%) IP Telephony
14 23 (23.47%) Cisco Wireless
15 22 (22.45%) Multicast
16 21 (21.43%) Internet
17 18 (18.37%) Cisco IPT
17 18 (18.37%) IPsec
18 16 (16.33%) Network Security
Development Applications
1 4 (4.08%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (1.02%) JIRA
2 1 (1.02%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 25 (25.51%) Finance
2 5 (5.10%) Banking
2 5 (5.10%) Telecoms
3 4 (4.08%) Multimedia
4 1 (1.02%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.02%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 78 (79.59%) Network Engineer
2 20 (20.41%) Senior Network Engineer
3 19 (19.39%) Cisco Engineer
4 17 (17.35%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 15 (15.31%) Network Security Engineer
5 15 (15.31%) Security Engineer
6 9 (9.18%) WAN Engineer
7 8 (8.16%) Senior Network Security Engineer
7 8 (8.16%) Senior Security Engineer
8 7 (7.14%) Architect
8 7 (7.14%) Network Architect
8 7 (7.14%) Senior Cisco Engineer
8 7 (7.14%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
9 6 (6.12%) Data Centre Engineer
10 5 (5.10%) Data Network Engineer
11 4 (4.08%) Analyst
11 4 (4.08%) Network Analyst
12 3 (3.06%) Cisco Architect
12 3 (3.06%) Network Support
12 3 (3.06%) Wireless Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (10.20%) 802.1X
2 1 (1.02%) RFC 2544
2 1 (1.02%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 35 (35.71%) Data Centre
2 7 (7.14%) PKI
3 6 (6.12%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.06%) Public Cloud
5 2 (2.04%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.02%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 9 (9.18%) Linux
2 8 (8.16%) Windows
3 7 (7.14%) Unix
4 2 (2.04%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.02%) Mac OS
5 1 (1.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (33.67%) ITIL
2 15 (15.31%) Network Management
3 12 (12.24%) Load Balancing
4 10 (10.20%) Change Control
5 8 (8.16%) Incident Management
5 8 (8.16%) Migration
5 8 (8.16%) Network Monitoring
5 8 (8.16%) Project Management
6 7 (7.14%) High Availability
7 6 (6.12%) Change Management
7 6 (6.12%) Network Design
7 6 (6.12%) Root Cause Analysis
8 5 (5.10%) Disaster Recovery
8 5 (5.10%) Problem Management
9 4 (4.08%) Capacity Planning
9 4 (4.08%) Network Virtualisation
9 4 (4.08%) Proactive Management
9 4 (4.08%) Service Delivery
9 4 (4.08%) Time Management
10 3 (3.06%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 4 (4.08%) Python
2 2 (2.04%) Bash Shell
3 1 (1.02%) Perl
3 1 (1.02%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 71 (72.45%) Cisco Certification
2 56 (57.14%) CCNP
3 34 (34.69%) CCIE
4 21 (21.43%) CCNA
5 18 (18.37%) CCDP
6 7 (7.14%) CCSP
7 6 (6.12%) CCSE
8 4 (4.08%) CCIE Routing and Switching
9 3 (3.06%) CCIE Service Provider
9 3 (3.06%) CCSA
10 2 (2.04%) CISSP
10 2 (2.04%) JNCIA
10 2 (2.04%) JNCIP
11 1 (1.02%) CCNP Voice
11 1 (1.02%) Check Point Certification
11 1 (1.02%) CWNE
11 1 (1.02%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.08%) COBIT
1 4 (4.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (4.08%) SLA
2 2 (2.04%) Cyber Essentials
3 1 (1.02%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.02%) QA
System Software
1 8 (8.16%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (4.08%) Hyper-V
3 3 (3.06%) Active Directory
3 3 (3.06%) Firmware
4 2 (2.04%) vSphere
5 1 (1.02%) Docker
5 1 (1.02%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 4 (4.08%) Cisco Prime
2 3 (3.06%) Ansible
2 3 (3.06%) Cisco IPCC
2 3 (3.06%) FortiGate
2 3 (3.06%) Norton AntiVirus
2 3 (3.06%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (3.06%) Puppet
3 2 (2.04%) Cisco CME
3 2 (2.04%) Core Impact
3 2 (2.04%) QRadar
3 2 (2.04%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (1.02%) Cacti
4 1 (1.02%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (1.02%) Grafana
4 1 (1.02%) Kubernetes
4 1 (1.02%) Nagios
4 1 (1.02%) Rancher
4 1 (1.02%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (1.02%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 88 (89.80%) Cisco
2 24 (24.49%) Palo Alto
3 23 (23.47%) Juniper
4 18 (18.37%) CheckPoint
5 17 (17.35%) F5
6 14 (14.29%) SolarWinds
7 11 (11.22%) Fortinet
8 9 (9.18%) Mercator
8 9 (9.18%) Riverbed
8 9 (9.18%) VMware
9 8 (8.16%) Aruba
9 8 (8.16%) Infoblox
10 7 (7.14%) Arista
10 7 (7.14%) Meraki
11 6 (6.12%) HP
12 4 (4.08%) Extreme Networks
13 3 (3.06%) Capita
13 3 (3.06%) Microsoft
13 3 (3.06%) Mitel
13 3 (3.06%) Symantec