Period
to 20 November 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 20 November 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
20 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 543 538 532
Rank change year-on-year -5 -6 -77
Contract jobs citing EIGRP 97 104 90
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.21% 0.22% 0.20%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.90% 1.96% 1.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 40 62
London median daily rate £425 £431 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.45% -4.17% +5.88%
10th Percentile £314 £265 £345
90th Percentile £553 £538 £588
England median daily rate £413 £399 £401
% change year-on-year +3.45% -0.44% -2.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
London median hourly rate - - £49.19
England median hourly rate £20.50 £13.50 £29.61
% change year-on-year +51.85% -54.41% -12.91%

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 5,116 5,310 6,078
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 11.03% 11.38% 13.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,513 3,580 3,994
London median daily rate £450 £450 £448
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +0.56% +6.55%
10th Percentile £200 £213 £253
90th Percentile £638 £625 £600
England median daily rate £425 £401 £400
% change year-on-year +6.12% +0.13% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 131 145 141
London median hourly rate £23.13 £19.64 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.77% +3.37% +1.60%
10th Percentile £13.00 £12.60 £11.50
90th Percentile £55.46 £48.38 £50.00
England median hourly rate £20.00 £18.70 £22.67
% change year-on-year +6.95% -17.50% +10.57%

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 20 November 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 20 November 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
Central London -7 24 £433 -17.62% 4
West London +12 14 £388 +76.14% 3
North London - 1 £413 -
EIGRP
England

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 91 (93.81%) Cisco
1 91 (93.81%) BGP
2 73 (75.26%) OSPF
3 71 (73.20%) Firewall
4 69 (71.13%) Cisco Certification
5 55 (56.70%) CCNP
6 48 (49.48%) WAN
7 46 (47.42%) VPN
7 46 (47.42%) MPLS
7 46 (47.42%) Wireless
8 39 (40.21%) Cisco ASA
9 38 (39.18%) LAN
10 37 (38.14%) Cisco Nexus
11 36 (37.11%) Data Centre
12 34 (35.05%) CheckPoint
12 34 (35.05%) Finance
13 31 (31.96%) Multicast
14 28 (28.87%) Palo Alto
14 28 (28.87%) Juniper
14 28 (28.87%) CCIE
15 25 (25.77%) ITIL
16 22 (22.68%) TCP/IP
16 22 (22.68%) Internet
16 22 (22.68%) CCNA
16 22 (22.68%) Network Security
17 21 (21.65%) DNS
18 20 (20.62%) IP Telephony
18 20 (20.62%) Cisco Wireless
18 20 (20.62%) F5
19 19 (19.59%) Fortinet

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 (3.09%) Skype for Business
2 1 (1.03%) OpenStack
Applications
1 2 (2.06%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (2.06%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (2.06%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 2 (2.06%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 7 (7.22%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (7.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (6.19%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 1 (1.03%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.03%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (1.03%) AWS Lambda
3 1 (1.03%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.03%) GitHub
3 1 (1.03%) OpenShift
3 1 (1.03%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 91 (93.81%) BGP
2 73 (75.26%) OSPF
3 71 (73.20%) Firewall
4 48 (49.48%) WAN
5 46 (47.42%) MPLS
5 46 (47.42%) VPN
5 46 (47.42%) Wireless
6 39 (40.21%) Cisco ASA
7 38 (39.18%) LAN
8 37 (38.14%) Cisco Nexus
9 31 (31.96%) Multicast
10 22 (22.68%) Internet
10 22 (22.68%) Network Security
10 22 (22.68%) TCP/IP
11 21 (21.65%) DNS
12 20 (20.62%) Cisco Wireless
12 20 (20.62%) IP Telephony
13 17 (17.53%) IPsec
13 17 (17.53%) NX-OS
13 17 (17.53%) VLAN
Development Applications
1 7 (7.22%) JIRA
2 1 (1.03%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (1.03%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 34 (35.05%) Finance
2 8 (8.25%) Banking
3 6 (6.19%) Multimedia
4 4 (4.12%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.03%) Legal
Job Titles
1 84 (86.60%) Network Engineer
2 24 (24.74%) Senior Network Engineer
3 15 (15.46%) Network Security Engineer
3 15 (15.46%) Security Engineer
4 14 (14.43%) Cisco Engineer
5 11 (11.34%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 11 (11.34%) Senior Network Security Engineer
5 11 (11.34%) Senior Security Engineer
6 7 (7.22%) WAN Engineer
7 6 (6.19%) Data Network Engineer
7 6 (6.19%) Implementation Engineer
7 6 (6.19%) Network Implementation Engineer
8 5 (5.15%) Network Support
9 4 (4.12%) Data Centre Engineer
9 4 (4.12%) Firewall Engineer
9 4 (4.12%) Network Support Engineer
9 4 (4.12%) Senior Cisco Engineer
9 4 (4.12%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
9 4 (4.12%) Support Engineer
10 3 (3.09%) Voice Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (18.56%) 802.1X
2 2 (2.06%) XML
3 1 (1.03%) RFC 2544
Miscellaneous
1 36 (37.11%) Data Centre
2 7 (7.22%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (7.22%) PKI
3 6 (6.19%) Public Cloud
3 6 (6.19%) Self-Motivation
4 5 (5.15%) Fintech
5 3 (3.09%) Computer Science
6 2 (2.06%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (1.03%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 14 (14.43%) Linux
2 9 (9.28%) Unix
3 7 (7.22%) Windows
3 7 (7.22%) Windows Server
4 3 (3.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.03%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.03%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (25.77%) ITIL
2 14 (14.43%) Network Management
3 12 (12.37%) High Availability
3 12 (12.37%) Load Balancing
4 9 (9.28%) Change Control
4 9 (9.28%) Change Management
4 9 (9.28%) Incident Management
4 9 (9.28%) Low Latency
5 7 (7.22%) Migration
5 7 (7.22%) Ultra-Low Latency
6 6 (6.19%) Creative Thinking
6 6 (6.19%) Network Design
6 6 (6.19%) Network Virtualisation
6 6 (6.19%) Project Management
6 6 (6.19%) Server Virtualisation
7 5 (5.15%) Network Monitoring
7 5 (5.15%) Proactive Management
8 4 (4.12%) Root Cause Analysis
8 4 (4.12%) Time Management
8 4 (4.12%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 16 (16.49%) Python
2 8 (8.25%) Bash Shell
3 4 (4.12%) Perl
4 3 (3.09%) Tcl
5 2 (2.06%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 69 (71.13%) Cisco Certification
2 55 (56.70%) CCNP
3 28 (28.87%) CCIE
4 22 (22.68%) CCNA
5 9 (9.28%) JNCIP
6 8 (8.25%) CCDP
6 8 (8.25%) CCSE
6 8 (8.25%) CCSP
7 4 (4.12%) CCIE Service Provider
7 4 (4.12%) CCSA
7 4 (4.12%) Check Point Certification
7 4 (4.12%) JNCIS
8 3 (3.09%) CCIE Routing and Switching
8 3 (3.09%) CISSP
8 3 (3.09%) DBS Check
9 2 (2.06%) Avaya Certification
9 2 (2.06%) Computer Science Degree
9 2 (2.06%) Degree
10 1 (1.03%) CCMSE
10 1 (1.03%) CCNP Voice
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.12%) SLA
2 3 (3.09%) COBIT
3 1 (1.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.03%) QA
System Software
1 10 (10.31%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (7.22%) Hyper-V
3 2 (2.06%) Firmware
3 2 (2.06%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (2.06%) vSphere
4 1 (1.03%) Docker
4 1 (1.03%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 7 (7.22%) FortiGate
2 6 (6.19%) Cisco Prime
2 6 (6.19%) Norton AntiVirus
3 3 (3.09%) Cisco CME
3 3 (3.09%) Cisco IPCC
4 2 (2.06%) Ansible
4 2 (2.06%) Cacti
4 2 (2.06%) Nagios
4 2 (2.06%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (2.06%) Puppet
5 1 (1.03%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (1.03%) Grafana
5 1 (1.03%) Kubernetes
5 1 (1.03%) Rancher
5 1 (1.03%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 91 (93.81%) Cisco
2 34 (35.05%) CheckPoint
3 28 (28.87%) Juniper
3 28 (28.87%) Palo Alto
4 20 (20.62%) F5
5 19 (19.59%) Fortinet
5 19 (19.59%) SolarWinds
6 15 (15.46%) Aruba
7 13 (13.40%) VMware
8 12 (12.37%) Arista
9 9 (9.28%) Meraki
9 9 (9.28%) Riverbed
10 7 (7.22%) Infoblox
11 6 (6.19%) Microsoft
11 6 (6.19%) Symantec
12 5 (5.15%) Avaya
13 4 (4.12%) Mercator
14 3 (3.09%) Citrix
15 2 (2.06%) Blue Coat
15 2 (2.06%) Ivanti