The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for IGRP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited IGRP over the 3 months to 26 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.

Interior Gateway Routing Protocol (IGRP)
UK
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 647 631
Contract jobs citing IGRP 0 4 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK - 0.008% 0.018%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.047% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 3
Median daily rate - £325 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -3.70%  
UK excluding London median daily rate - £325 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

IGRP 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 with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 6391 8567 8055
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 13.59% 16.14% 14.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 3780 5194 4540
Median daily rate £400 £390 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.56% +9.85%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £212 £240 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £340
% change year-on-year +2.73% +7.35%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 395 421 475
Median hourly rate £27.50 £28.50 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.50% +23.91%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.16 £13.00 £12.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £47.83 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £31.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year -7.93% +26.00%  

IGRP
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing IGRP as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for IGRP in the UK

IGRP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for IGRP in the UK

IGRP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for IGRP in the UK

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing IGRP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for IGRP.

1 10 (100.00%) Cisco
1 10 (100.00%) OSPF
1 10 (100.00%) BGP
1 10 (100.00%) EIGRP
2 9 (90.00%) Juniper
2 9 (90.00%) LAN
2 9 (90.00%) WAN
2 9 (90.00%) TCP/IP
2 9 (90.00%) F5
3 8 (80.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 8 (80.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 7 (70.00%) CCNP
4 7 (70.00%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (60.00%) CCNA
5 6 (60.00%) Load Balancing
6 5 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
6 5 (50.00%) NetScreen
6 5 (50.00%) DNS
7 4 (40.00%) MPLS
7 4 (40.00%) Finance
8 3 (30.00%) Banking
9 2 (20.00%) Firewall
9 2 (20.00%) Network Security
10 1 (10.00%) Extreme Networks
10 1 (10.00%) Multicast
10 1 (10.00%) Spanning Tree
10 1 (10.00%) SolarWinds
10 1 (10.00%) Splunk
10 1 (10.00%) Cisco Nexus
10 1 (10.00%) FortiGate

IGRP
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 10 (100.00%) BGP
1 10 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 10 (100.00%) OSPF
2 9 (90.00%) LAN
2 9 (90.00%) TCP/IP
2 9 (90.00%) WAN
3 8 (80.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 8 (80.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 5 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
4 5 (50.00%) DNS
4 5 (50.00%) NetScreen
5 4 (40.00%) MPLS
6 2 (20.00%) Firewall
6 2 (20.00%) Network Security
7 1 (10.00%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (10.00%) Multicast
7 1 (10.00%) PBX
7 1 (10.00%) Spanning Tree
7 1 (10.00%) VRRP
7 1 (10.00%) Wireless
General
1 4 (40.00%) Finance
2 3 (30.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Network Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Technical Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Change Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Cisco Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Technical Change Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Cisco Security Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Firewall Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Juniper Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Juniper Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Network Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Network Security Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Network Support
4 1 (10.00%) Network Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) NOC Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Project Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Security Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Project Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (10.00%) CRM
Qualifications
1 7 (70.00%) CCNP
1 7 (70.00%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (60.00%) CCNA
3 1 (10.00%) JNCIA
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Cisco
2 9 (90.00%) F5
2 9 (90.00%) Juniper
3 1 (10.00%) Extreme Networks
3 1 (10.00%) Huawei
3 1 (10.00%) Nortel
3 1 (10.00%) SolarWinds
3 1 (10.00%) Splunk