Period
to 21 November 2017

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 21 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)
England > South West
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 202 193 214
Rank change year-on-year -9 +21 -31
Contract jobs citing EIGRP 8 10 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.14% 0.18% 0.15%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.95% 1.19% 1.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 9 5
South West median daily rate £320 £360 £393
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.11% -8.28% +20.77%
10th Percentile £214 £290 £261
90th Percentile £388 £394 £495
England median daily rate £398 £401 £413
% change year-on-year -0.75% -2.91% +22.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
South West median hourly rate £44.50 - -
England 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 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 838 837 854
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 14.84% 14.67% 13.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 504 493 466
South West median daily rate £370 £350 £364
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.71% -3.78% +2.46%
10th Percentile £171 £166 £181
90th Percentile £534 £538 £513
England median daily rate £403 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +0.63% +2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 80 76
South West median hourly rate £31.50 £33.00 £39.63
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.55% -16.72% +76.11%
10th Percentile £12.55 £12.23 £13.58
90th Percentile £46.45 £47.50 £48.60
England median hourly rate £18.56 £23.75 £20.50
% change year-on-year -21.84% +15.85% +2.50%

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 Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing EIGRP in the South West over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 21 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
Gloucestershire +19 3 £365 +21.67%
Wiltshire -7 3 - -
Dorset - 1 - -
Somerset - 1 £275 -
EIGRP
England

For the 6 months to 21 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 South West region with a requirement for EIGRP.

1 8 (100.00%) Cisco
2 7 (87.50%) LAN
2 7 (87.50%) WAN
3 6 (75.00%) BGP
3 6 (75.00%) Security Cleared
4 5 (62.50%) SLA
5 4 (50.00%) VoIP
5 4 (50.00%) MPLS
5 4 (50.00%) CCNP
5 4 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (50.00%) VMware
5 4 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
6 3 (37.50%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (37.50%) Capacity Management
6 3 (37.50%) Incident Management
6 3 (37.50%) Wireshark
6 3 (37.50%) Infrastructure Management
6 3 (37.50%) Opsview
6 3 (37.50%) NX-OS
6 3 (37.50%) Security Patching
6 3 (37.50%) Cisco Prime
6 3 (37.50%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (37.50%) OSPF
6 3 (37.50%) Service Management
6 3 (37.50%) Python
7 2 (25.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 2 (25.00%) ITIL
7 2 (25.00%) ADSL
7 2 (25.00%) VPN

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:

Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 7 (87.50%) LAN
1 7 (87.50%) WAN
2 6 (75.00%) BGP
3 4 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 4 (50.00%) MPLS
3 4 (50.00%) VoIP
4 3 (37.50%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (37.50%) NX-OS
4 3 (37.50%) OSPF
4 3 (37.50%) Wireshark
5 2 (25.00%) ADSL
5 2 (25.00%) DHCP
5 2 (25.00%) Firewall
5 2 (25.00%) IPsec
5 2 (25.00%) VPN
6 1 (12.50%) DNS
6 1 (12.50%) RIP
6 1 (12.50%) SNMP
6 1 (12.50%) SSL
6 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Network Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) Rendezvous
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Unix
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
1 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Capacity Management
1 3 (37.50%) Incident Management
1 3 (37.50%) Infrastructure Management
1 3 (37.50%) Root Cause Analysis
1 3 (37.50%) Security Patching
1 3 (37.50%) Service Management
2 2 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (12.50%) Change Control
3 1 (12.50%) Customer-Centricity
3 1 (12.50%) ITIL V3
3 1 (12.50%) Network Design
3 1 (12.50%) Network Load Balancing
3 1 (12.50%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (50.00%) CCNP
2 4 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (12.50%) CCNA
4 1 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (62.50%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
2 1 (12.50%) Firmware
2 1 (12.50%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) Cisco Prime
1 3 (37.50%) Opsview
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco
2 4 (50.00%) VMware
3 1 (12.50%) Avaya
3 1 (12.50%) BT
3 1 (12.50%) F5
3 1 (12.50%) HP
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 1 (12.50%) SolarWinds