The table below looks at the statistics for BGP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BGP over the 3 months to 4 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank 86 83 87
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +4
Contract jobs citing BGP 23 35 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.19% 1.39% 1.61%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.75% 6.58% 6.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 16 19
Median daily rate £401 £375 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.80% +29.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £440 £385
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 0
Median hourly rate £13.50 £45.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-70.00% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.61 £44.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-32.70% +46.66%
BGP
South East

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

Communications & Networking Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
484 532 665
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 24.99% 21.08% 24.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 232 286 274
Median daily rate £400 £375 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £263 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £490 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 30 17
Median hourly rate £50.00 £39.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.20% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £16.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.65 £45.31 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £22.69
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -0.83%

BGP
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Berkshire region citing BGP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

BGP Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

BGP
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

BGP Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

BGP
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing BGP across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 4 December 2016.

BGP Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

BGP
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

BGP Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

BGP
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BGP within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 4 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Reading -3 6 £300 -31.81% 5
Slough +9 3 - -
Bracknell +4 3 £488 -
BGP
South East

BGP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 4 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing BGP 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for BGP.

1 35 (81.40%) Cisco
2 33 (76.74%) MPLS
3 24 (55.81%) OSPF
4 21 (48.84%) Cisco Certification
5 20 (46.51%) WAN
6 18 (41.86%) Firewall
6 18 (41.86%) Data Centre
7 17 (39.53%) LAN
7 17 (39.53%) VPN
8 16 (37.21%) Juniper
8 16 (37.21%) CCNP
8 16 (37.21%) Cisco Nexus
9 13 (30.23%) Telecoms
9 13 (30.23%) CCNA
10 12 (27.91%) SNMP
10 12 (27.91%) Ethernet
11 11 (25.58%) CheckPoint
11 11 (25.58%) F5
12 10 (23.26%) SAN
12 10 (23.26%) TCP/IP
12 10 (23.26%) IPsec
13 9 (20.93%) VMware
13 9 (20.93%) DNS
13 9 (20.93%) Palo Alto
13 9 (20.93%) VLAN
14 8 (18.60%) xDSL
14 8 (18.60%) HSRP
14 8 (18.60%) Internet
14 8 (18.60%) CCIE
15 7 (16.28%) EIGRP

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (4.65%) CMS
2 1 (2.33%) Apache
2 1 (2.33%) Skype for Business
2 1 (2.33%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (2.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.65%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 33 (76.74%) MPLS
2 24 (55.81%) OSPF
3 20 (46.51%) WAN
4 18 (41.86%) Firewall
5 17 (39.53%) LAN
5 17 (39.53%) VPN
6 16 (37.21%) Cisco Nexus
7 12 (27.91%) Ethernet
7 12 (27.91%) SNMP
8 10 (23.26%) IPsec
8 10 (23.26%) SAN
8 10 (23.26%) TCP/IP
9 9 (20.93%) DNS
9 9 (20.93%) VLAN
10 8 (18.60%) HSRP
10 8 (18.60%) Internet
10 8 (18.60%) xDSL
11 7 (16.28%) Cisco ASA
11 7 (16.28%) EIGRP
11 7 (16.28%) Multicast
Development Applications
1 2 (4.65%) JMeter
General
1 13 (30.23%) Telecoms
2 2 (4.65%) Finance
2 2 (4.65%) Games
3 1 (2.33%) Billing
3 1 (2.33%) Electronics
3 1 (2.33%) Legal
3 1 (2.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (34.88%) Network Engineer
2 7 (16.28%) Architect
3 5 (11.63%) Network Architect
3 5 (11.63%) Network Security Architect
3 5 (11.63%) Security Architect
3 5 (11.63%) Senior Network Engineer
4 3 (6.98%) IP Engineer
5 2 (4.65%) Analyst
5 2 (4.65%) Cisco Engineer
5 2 (4.65%) Data Engineer
5 2 (4.65%) Deployment Manager
5 2 (4.65%) Design Engineer
5 2 (4.65%) IP Network Engineer
5 2 (4.65%) Network Operations Engineer
5 2 (4.65%) NOC Engineer
5 2 (4.65%) Operations Engineer
5 2 (4.65%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
5 2 (4.65%) Senior Design Engineer
5 2 (4.65%) Test Engineer
5 2 (4.65%) Video On Demand Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.98%) Middleware
2 2 (4.65%) Silverlight
3 1 (2.33%) Apache Flex
3 1 (2.33%) CSS
3 1 (2.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 18 (41.86%) Data Centre
2 6 (13.95%) PKI
3 5 (11.63%) IPTV
3 5 (11.63%) Video on Demand
4 4 (9.30%) STB
5 3 (6.98%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (6.98%) Over-the-Top Content
5 3 (6.98%) Video Conferencing
6 2 (4.65%) Digital TV
6 2 (4.65%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 2 (4.65%) EMC VMAX
6 2 (4.65%) EMC VNX
6 2 (4.65%) MPEG
6 2 (4.65%) Streaming Video
6 2 (4.65%) Virtual Team
7 1 (2.33%) Management Information System
7 1 (2.33%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 6 (13.95%) Linux
2 5 (11.63%) Unix
2 5 (11.63%) Windows
3 3 (6.98%) Android
4 2 (4.65%) Ubuntu
5 1 (2.33%) FreeBSD
5 1 (2.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (2.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (9.30%) Change Management
1 4 (9.30%) Load Balancing
1 4 (9.30%) Migration
1 4 (9.30%) Network Architecture
1 4 (9.30%) Network Management
1 4 (9.30%) Project Management
2 3 (6.98%) Enterprise Architecture
2 3 (6.98%) Infrastructure Monitoring
2 3 (6.98%) Translating Business Requirements
3 2 (4.65%) Capacity Management
3 2 (4.65%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (4.65%) DDoS Mitigation
3 2 (4.65%) Presales
3 2 (4.65%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (4.65%) Technical Analysis
3 2 (4.65%) Technical Architecture
3 2 (4.65%) Video Content Ingestion
3 2 (4.65%) Video Processing
3 2 (4.65%) Virtual Infrastructure
3 2 (4.65%) Virtual Team Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.65%) C
1 2 (4.65%) Perl
2 1 (2.33%) Java
2 1 (2.33%) PHP
2 1 (2.33%) Python
2 1 (2.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (48.84%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (37.21%) CCNP
3 13 (30.23%) CCNA
4 8 (18.60%) CCIE
5 6 (13.95%) Security Cleared
6 5 (11.63%) CCIP
7 4 (9.30%) SC Cleared
8 3 (6.98%) Degree
8 3 (6.98%) JNCIA
8 3 (6.98%) PMI Certification
9 2 (4.65%) CCDP
9 2 (4.65%) PMP
10 1 (2.33%) BC Cleared
10 1 (2.33%) BPSS Clearance
10 1 (2.33%) CCDA
10 1 (2.33%) CCSA
10 1 (2.33%) CCSE
10 1 (2.33%) CCVP
10 1 (2.33%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.30%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (9.30%) VMware ESX
1 4 (9.30%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (6.98%) vSphere
3 2 (4.65%) EMC RecoverPoint
3 2 (4.65%) Hyper-V
3 2 (4.65%) vCloud
4 1 (2.33%) ProxySG
4 1 (2.33%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (2.33%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (6.98%) Nagios
2 2 (4.65%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (4.65%) vRealize
3 1 (2.33%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 35 (81.40%) Cisco
2 16 (37.21%) Juniper
3 11 (25.58%) CheckPoint
3 11 (25.58%) F5
4 9 (20.93%) Palo Alto
4 9 (20.93%) VMware
5 5 (11.63%) EMC
5 5 (11.63%) Huawei
6 4 (9.30%) HP
7 3 (6.98%) Microsoft
7 3 (6.98%) Tandberg
8 2 (4.65%) 3PAR
8 2 (4.65%) Adobe
8 2 (4.65%) Apple
8 2 (4.65%) Ericsson
8 2 (4.65%) Extreme Networks
8 2 (4.65%) Tektronix
9 1 (2.33%) Dell
9 1 (2.33%) Nokia
9 1 (2.33%) Red Hat
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £350.00 - £397.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 6 days ago