The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 April 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)
North West / Manchester
3 months to
30 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 88 105 88
Rank change year-on-year +17 -17  
Contract jobs citing EIGRP 5 1 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.36% 0.055% 0.84%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.60% 0.40% 5.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 3
Median daily rate £315 £375 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.00% -21.05%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £363 £375
% change year-on-year -3.44% -3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.05 £32.25 £40.00
% change year-on-year -9.93% -19.37%  

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 Manchester with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Manchester
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 192 252 238
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 13.87% 13.88% 14.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 118 133 114
Median daily rate £390 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.00% +15.38%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £210 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £364 £340
% change year-on-year +6.45% +7.05%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 7 17
Median hourly rate £12.50 £15.00 £20.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.66% -25.92%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.47 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £32.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -16.66% -  

EIGRP
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester 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 Manchester

EIGRP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for EIGRP in Manchester

EIGRP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for EIGRP in Manchester

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

1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
1 6 (100.00%) BGP
1 6 (100.00%) Juniper
1 6 (100.00%) F5
2 5 (83.33%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (83.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 5 (83.33%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 5 (83.33%) OSPF
2 5 (83.33%) Load Balancing
2 5 (83.33%) IGRP
2 5 (83.33%) NetScreen
2 5 (83.33%) CCNP
2 5 (83.33%) TCP/IP
3 4 (66.67%) DNS
3 4 (66.67%) LAN
3 4 (66.67%) WAN
3 4 (66.67%) CCNA
3 4 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (33.33%) Firewall
5 1 (16.67%) VLAN
5 1 (16.67%) Network Load Balancing
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 1 (16.67%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
5 1 (16.67%) HSRP

EIGRP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) BGP
2 5 (83.33%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 5 (83.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 5 (83.33%) IGRP
2 5 (83.33%) NetScreen
2 5 (83.33%) OSPF
2 5 (83.33%) TCP/IP
3 4 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (66.67%) DNS
3 4 (66.67%) LAN
3 4 (66.67%) WAN
4 2 (33.33%) Firewall
5 1 (16.67%) HSRP
5 1 (16.67%) VLAN
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Network Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Technical Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Change Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Firewall Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Firewall Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) Firewall Support
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Support
2 1 (16.67%) Network Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Network Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) Network Support
2 1 (16.67%) Network Support Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Support Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Support Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Change Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Load Balancing
2 1 (16.67%) Network Load Balancing
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) CCNP
1 5 (83.33%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (66.67%) CCNA
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
1 6 (100.00%) F5
1 6 (100.00%) Juniper
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft