Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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 18 November 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 > Scotland
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 172 165 191
Rank change year-on-year -7 +26 -
Contract jobs citing EIGRP 12 19 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.24% 0.43% 0.16%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.00% 2.59% 1.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 8 3
Scotland median daily rate £375 £344 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.09% -8.33% -
10th Percentile £320 £248 £278
90th Percentile £441 £415 £408
UK median daily rate £398 £400 £400
% change year-on-year -0.63% - +19.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Scotland median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate £13.50 £29.61 £34.00
% change year-on-year -54.41% -12.91% -8.23%

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 Scotland with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Scotland
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 599 733 684
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 12.03% 16.74% 11.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 320 438 301
Scotland median daily rate £358 £340 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.15% +3.03% +1.54%
10th Percentile £150 £210 £165
90th Percentile £538 £450 £463
UK median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year - +3.23% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 27 31
Scotland median hourly rate £27.50 £40.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -32.10% +131.43% -41.67%
10th Percentile £11.56 £13.50 £12.35
90th Percentile £46.95 £45.80 £40.25
UK median hourly rate £19.00 £23.75 £20.50
% change year-on-year -20.00% +15.85% +2.50%

EIGRP
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for EIGRP in Scotland

EIGRP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for EIGRP in Scotland

EIGRP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing EIGRP in Scotland over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for EIGRP in Scotland

EIGRP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for EIGRP in Scotland

EIGRP
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing EIGRP within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. 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
Edinburgh -8 11 £375 +7.14%
West Lothian - 1 £413 -
EIGRP
UK

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 Scotland region with a requirement for EIGRP.

1 12 (100.00%) Cisco
1 12 (100.00%) BGP
2 11 (91.67%) OSPF
3 10 (83.33%) Firewall
4 9 (75.00%) LAN
4 9 (75.00%) WAN
5 8 (66.67%) Citrix
5 8 (66.67%) CheckPoint
6 7 (58.33%) VPN
6 7 (58.33%) MPLS
7 6 (50.00%) Data Centre
8 5 (41.67%) Wireless
8 5 (41.67%) IPsec
8 5 (41.67%) Cisco Certification
8 5 (41.67%) CCNP
8 5 (41.67%) F5
8 5 (41.67%) NetScaler
8 5 (41.67%) HSRP
8 5 (41.67%) Network Monitoring
9 4 (33.33%) Cacti
9 4 (33.33%) SolarWinds
9 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (33.33%) VLAN
9 4 (33.33%) Wireshark
9 4 (33.33%) Internet
9 4 (33.33%) 802.11
9 4 (33.33%) Finance
9 4 (33.33%) VMware
9 4 (33.33%) TCP/IP
9 4 (33.33%) 802.1X

EIGRP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 (16.67%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 12 (100.00%) BGP
2 11 (91.67%) OSPF
3 10 (83.33%) Firewall
4 9 (75.00%) LAN
4 9 (75.00%) WAN
5 7 (58.33%) MPLS
5 7 (58.33%) VPN
6 5 (41.67%) HSRP
6 5 (41.67%) IPsec
6 5 (41.67%) NetScaler
6 5 (41.67%) Wireless
7 4 (33.33%) 802.11
7 4 (33.33%) Cisco Wireless
7 4 (33.33%) Internet
7 4 (33.33%) Spanning Tree
7 4 (33.33%) TCP/IP
7 4 (33.33%) VLAN
7 4 (33.33%) VXLAN
7 4 (33.33%) Wireshark
8 3 (25.00%) SAN
General
1 4 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Back Office
2 1 (8.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 9 (75.00%) Network Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Senior Network Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Cisco Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Cisco Network Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Cloud Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Data Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Data Network Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Network Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Cisco Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) WAN Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (25.00%) Private Cloud
2 3 (25.00%) VxBlock/Vblock
3 2 (16.67%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
4 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Linux
1 2 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Network Monitoring
2 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (25.00%) Change Management
4 2 (16.67%) Asset Management
4 2 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (16.67%) DevOps
4 2 (16.67%) Re-Platforming
5 1 (8.33%) Kanban
5 1 (8.33%) Load Balancing
5 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 5 (41.67%) CCNP
1 5 (41.67%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (8.33%) CCNA
3 1 (8.33%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (8.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 4 (33.33%) VMware NSX
2 3 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (25.00%) Virtual Machines
2 3 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (16.67%) vSphere
4 1 (8.33%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 4 (33.33%) Cacti
2 1 (8.33%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (8.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) Cisco
2 8 (66.67%) CheckPoint
2 8 (66.67%) Citrix
3 5 (41.67%) F5
4 4 (33.33%) SolarWinds
4 4 (33.33%) VMware
5 1 (8.33%) Fortinet