The table below looks at the statistics for BGP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Basingstoke region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BGP over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank 30 - 33
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing BGP 6 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 2.54% - 0.46%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.11% - 1.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate £333 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £369
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -5.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.00 £30.00 £180.00
% change year-on-year
+43.33% -83.33%
BGP
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Basingstoke region.

Communications & Networking Category
Basingstoke
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
74 35 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 31.36% 14.96% 25.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 10 30
Average daily rate £390 £280 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+39.28% -30.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £165 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £550 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 0
Average hourly rate £15.00 £11.35 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.15% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+13.20% +26.19%

BGP
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing BGP across the Basingstoke region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

BGP Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

BGP
Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing BGP across the Basingstoke region.

BGP Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

BGP
Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing BGP across the Basingstoke region.

BGP Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

BGP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Basingstoke region citing BGP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited BGP.

1 8 (100.00%) LAN
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco
1 8 (100.00%) OSPF
2 7 (87.50%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (87.50%) WAN
3 6 (75.00%) Network Security
4 5 (62.50%) Cisco ASA
4 5 (62.50%) CCNP
4 5 (62.50%) Firewall
5 4 (50.00%) Migration
5 4 (50.00%) CCNA
5 4 (50.00%) CheckPoint
5 4 (50.00%) MPLS
6 3 (37.50%) Network Load Balancing
6 3 (37.50%) Cisco UCCE
6 3 (37.50%) High Availability
6 3 (37.50%) Cisco CUCM
6 3 (37.50%) Performance Analysis
6 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (37.50%) Juniper
6 3 (37.50%) HP
6 3 (37.50%) CCIE
6 3 (37.50%) Ethernet
6 3 (37.50%) SNMP
6 3 (37.50%) TCP/IP
6 3 (37.50%) VoIP
6 3 (37.50%) EIGRP
6 3 (37.50%) Banking
6 3 (37.50%) Multimedia
6 3 (37.50%) Verint

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Basingstoke region citing BGP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited BGP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 8 (100.00%) LAN
1 8 (100.00%) OSPF
2 7 (87.50%) WAN
3 6 (75.00%) Network Security
4 5 (62.50%) Cisco ASA
4 5 (62.50%) Firewall
5 4 (50.00%) MPLS
6 3 (37.50%) Cisco IOS
6 3 (37.50%) EIGRP
6 3 (37.50%) Ethernet
6 3 (37.50%) SNMP
6 3 (37.50%) TCP/IP
6 3 (37.50%) VoIP
7 2 (25.00%) FWSM
7 2 (25.00%) SSL
8 1 (12.50%) Cisco Nexus
8 1 (12.50%) Internet
8 1 (12.50%) Junos
8 1 (12.50%) VLAN
8 1 (12.50%) VPN
General
1 3 (37.50%) Banking
1 3 (37.50%) Multimedia
2 2 (25.00%) Finance
2 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (12.50%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Network Engineer
2 4 (50.00%) Cisco Engineer
3 3 (37.50%) Cisco Voice Engineer
3 3 (37.50%) Voice Engineer
4 2 (25.00%) Network Security Engineer
4 2 (25.00%) Security Engineer
5 1 (12.50%) Administrator
5 1 (12.50%) Cisco Administrator
5 1 (12.50%) Cisco Network Administrator
5 1 (12.50%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 1 (12.50%) Juniper Engineer
5 1 (12.50%) LAN Administrator
5 1 (12.50%) LAN Engineer
5 1 (12.50%) LAN/WAN Administrator
5 1 (12.50%) LAN/WAN Engineer
5 1 (12.50%) Network Administrator
5 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
5 1 (12.50%) Switch Engineer
5 1 (12.50%) WAN Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (25.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Migration
2 3 (37.50%) High Availability
2 3 (37.50%) Network Load Balancing
2 3 (37.50%) Performance Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Load Balancing
3 1 (12.50%) Network Design
3 1 (12.50%) Project Planning
Qualifications
1 7 (87.50%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (62.50%) CCNP
3 4 (50.00%) CCNA
4 3 (37.50%) CCIE
5 2 (25.00%) CCSA
5 2 (25.00%) CCSE
6 1 (12.50%) JNCIA
6 1 (12.50%) JNCIS
6 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
6 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) Cisco CUCM
1 3 (37.50%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco
2 4 (50.00%) CheckPoint
3 3 (37.50%) HP
3 3 (37.50%) Juniper
3 3 (37.50%) Verint
4 2 (25.00%) Crossbeam
5 1 (12.50%) Red Hat
5 1 (12.50%) VMware