Period
to 17 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 17 October 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 > South West
6 months to
17 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 212 196 197
Rank change year-on-year -16 +1 +7
Contract jobs citing EIGRP 11 7 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.18% 0.13% 0.29%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.27% 0.85% 1.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 6 15
South West median daily rate £380 £373 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.01% +14.62% -17.20%
10th Percentile £310 £228 £255
90th Percentile £429 £475 £394
England median daily rate £401 £388 £400
% change year-on-year +3.35% -3.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £16.25 £33.00 £31.35
% change year-on-year -50.76% +5.28% -15.28%

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 the South West with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
South West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 867 822 894
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 14.35% 14.92% 15.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 472 492 533
South West median daily rate £390 £369 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.76% +5.36% -6.67%
10th Percentile £200 £171 £183
90th Percentile £538 £525 £538
England median daily rate £425 £405 £400
% change year-on-year +4.94% +1.25% +3.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 74 48 88
South West median hourly rate £42.50 £34.00 £33.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.00% +0.74% -14.01%
10th Percentile £17.50 £12.70 £12.18
90th Percentile £48.75 £48.75 £47.50
England median hourly rate £20.00 £18.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year +8.11% -17.78% +12.50%

EIGRP
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing EIGRP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for EIGRP in the South West

EIGRP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for EIGRP in the South West

EIGRP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for EIGRP in the South West

EIGRP
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing EIGRP within the South West region over the 6 months to 17 October 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
Wiltshire -16 8 £396 - 1
Gloucestershire -1 3 £320 -12.33% 1
EIGRP
England

For the 6 months to 17 October 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 South West region with a requirement for EIGRP.

1 11 (100.00%) Cisco
1 11 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 11 (100.00%) BGP
2 10 (90.91%) LAN
2 10 (90.91%) WAN
3 8 (72.73%) CCNP
4 7 (63.64%) VoIP
4 7 (63.64%) Cisco Prime
4 7 (63.64%) VMware
4 7 (63.64%) Cisco Nexus
5 6 (54.55%) OSPF
5 6 (54.55%) Firewall
6 5 (45.45%) Wireless
6 5 (45.45%) Service Management
6 5 (45.45%) Python
6 5 (45.45%) Opsview
6 5 (45.45%) Capacity Management
6 5 (45.45%) Security Patching
6 5 (45.45%) Incident Management
6 5 (45.45%) Wireshark
6 5 (45.45%) Security Cleared
6 5 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
6 5 (45.45%) Cisco ASA
7 4 (36.36%) VLAN
7 4 (36.36%) NX-OS
7 4 (36.36%) Root Cause Analysis
7 4 (36.36%) Infrastructure Management
8 3 (27.27%) Structured Cabling
8 3 (27.27%) Change Control
8 3 (27.27%) Spanning Tree

EIGRP
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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:

Communications & Networking
1 11 (100.00%) BGP
2 10 (90.91%) LAN
2 10 (90.91%) WAN
3 7 (63.64%) Cisco Nexus
3 7 (63.64%) VoIP
4 6 (54.55%) Firewall
4 6 (54.55%) OSPF
5 5 (45.45%) Cisco ASA
5 5 (45.45%) Wireless
5 5 (45.45%) Wireshark
6 4 (36.36%) NX-OS
6 4 (36.36%) VLAN
7 3 (27.27%) Cisco IOS
7 3 (27.27%) Spanning Tree
7 3 (27.27%) Structured Cabling
8 2 (18.18%) FCoE
8 2 (18.18%) IPsec
8 2 (18.18%) iSCSI
8 2 (18.18%) MPLS
8 2 (18.18%) VPLS
General
1 3 (27.27%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Network Engineer
2 5 (45.45%) Senior Network Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) Analyst
3 3 (27.27%) Network Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) Consultant
4 2 (18.18%) Network Consultant
5 1 (9.09%) DV Cleared Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Windows
1 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Capacity Management
1 5 (45.45%) Incident Management
1 5 (45.45%) Security Patching
1 5 (45.45%) Service Management
2 4 (36.36%) Infrastructure Management
2 4 (36.36%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (27.27%) Change Control
3 3 (27.27%) ITIL
4 2 (18.18%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) Python
Qualifications
1 11 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (72.73%) CCNP
3 5 (45.45%) Security Cleared
4 3 (27.27%) CCNA
5 1 (9.09%) CCIE
5 1 (9.09%) CCMSE
5 1 (9.09%) CCSA
5 1 (9.09%) CCSE
5 1 (9.09%) DV Cleared
5 1 (9.09%) JNCIE
System Software
1 5 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (63.64%) Cisco Prime
2 5 (45.45%) Opsview
3 1 (9.09%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) Cisco
2 7 (63.64%) VMware
3 3 (27.27%) CheckPoint
4 2 (18.18%) SolarWinds
5 1 (9.09%) CA
5 1 (9.09%) F5
5 1 (9.09%) Fortinet
5 1 (9.09%) HP