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 3 months to 24 June 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
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 133 123 142
Rank change year-on-year -10 +19  
Contract jobs citing EIGRP 3 18 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.11% 0.60% 0.064%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.72% 3.43% 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 14 1
Median daily rate £323 £325 £240
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.76% +35.41%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £360 £350
% change year-on-year +10.06% +2.85%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £27.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £46.89 £20.75 £40.00
% change year-on-year +125.98% -48.12%  

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

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
South West
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 416 525 361
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 15.54% 17.62% 11.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 255 337 216
Median daily rate £370 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.06% +3.57%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £507 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £368 £345
% change year-on-year +2.04% +6.52%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 43 31
Median hourly rate £46.25 £25.00 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +85.00% +13.63%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.05 £14.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £32.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year -13.84% +30.00%  

EIGRP
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West 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 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 3 months to 24 June 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 3 months to 24 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gloucestershire +3 1 £195 -40.00%
Devon - 1 - -
Dorset - 1 £450 -
EIGRP
England

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 3 (100.00%) LAN
1 3 (100.00%) VoIP
1 3 (100.00%) VPN
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Internet
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) Wireless
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Wireless
2 2 (66.67%) Master's Degree
2 2 (66.67%) Network Architecture
2 2 (66.67%) Software Architecture
2 2 (66.67%) Network Management
2 2 (66.67%) FortiGate
2 2 (66.67%) NX-OS
2 2 (66.67%) Telepresence
2 2 (66.67%) Data Centre
2 2 (66.67%) Palo Alto
2 2 (66.67%) Management Information System
2 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco IOS
2 2 (66.67%) Netcool
2 2 (66.67%) MPLS
2 2 (66.67%) BGP
2 2 (66.67%) TACACS
2 2 (66.67%) CCNP
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (66.67%) Juniper

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 3 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Wireless
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) Internet
1 3 (100.00%) LAN
1 3 (100.00%) VoIP
1 3 (100.00%) VPN
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
1 3 (100.00%) Wireless
2 2 (66.67%) BGP
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco IOS
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 2 (66.67%) MPLS
2 2 (66.67%) NX-OS
2 2 (66.67%) TACACS
2 2 (66.67%) Telepresence
3 1 (33.33%) DHCP
3 1 (33.33%) OSPF
3 1 (33.33%) SSL
3 1 (33.33%) WLAN
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Network Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Network Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Data Centre
1 2 (66.67%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) E-Commerce
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
1 2 (66.67%) Network Architecture
1 2 (66.67%) Network Management
1 2 (66.67%) Software Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) CCNP
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
1 2 (66.67%) Master's Degree
2 1 (33.33%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) FortiGate
1 2 (66.67%) Netcool
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) Juniper
2 2 (66.67%) Palo Alto
3 1 (33.33%) Avaya
3 1 (33.33%) F5