The table below looks at the statistics for BGP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bracknell region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BGP over the 3 months to 14 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank 34 28 35
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +7
Contract jobs citing BGP 2 8 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 0.67% 2.82% 0.66%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.88% 11.27% 2.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Average daily rate - £300 -
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
Berkshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Bracknell
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
41 71 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 13.80% 25.00% 25.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 30 29
Average daily rate £293 £300 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% -11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £273 £301
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 7
Average hourly rate £45.00 £13.65 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+229.67% -14.68%
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 Bracknell

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

BGP Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

BGP
Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell

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

BGP Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell

BGP
Hourly Rate Trend in Bracknell

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

BGP Hourly Rate Trend in Bracknell

BGP
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Bracknell 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 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Back Office
1 3 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 3 (100.00%) OSPF
2 2 (66.67%) Line Management
2 2 (66.67%) Juniper
3 1 (33.33%) MPLS
3 1 (33.33%) CCNP
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
3 1 (33.33%) Network Security
3 1 (33.33%) F5
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (33.33%) Firewall
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Bracknell 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 3 (100.00%) OSPF
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) MPLS
2 1 (33.33%) Network Security
General
1 3 (100.00%) Back Office
1 3 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Network Support
1 2 (66.67%) Network Team Leader
1 2 (66.67%) Support Team Leader
1 2 (66.67%) Team Leader
2 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Back Office Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) IP Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) IP Security Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Security Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Line Management
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) CCNP
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) Juniper
3 1 (33.33%) F5