The table below looks at the statistics for BGP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BGP over the 3 months to 24 June 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
24 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank 65 84 81
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -3
Contract jobs citing BGP 11 9 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.16% 0.73% 0.31%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.63% 4.41% 2.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Median daily rate £375 - £250
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £340 £388
% change year-on-year
+6.61% -12.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.83 £40.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+19.57% -
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 Buckinghamshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
166 204 181
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 17.51% 16.64% 13.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 75 59
Median daily rate £430 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.50% +10.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £345 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.79% +6.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 12 8
Median hourly rate £12.00 £26.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-53.84% +67.74%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £20.19 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £40.00 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £25.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+30.00% +38.88%

BGP
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

BGP Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

BGP
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

BGP Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

BGP
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

BGP Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

BGP
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BGP within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 24 June 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
Milton Keynes +15 10 £375 -
Marlow -2 1 - -
BGP
South East

BGP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for BGP.

1 19 (95.00%) Cisco
2 13 (65.00%) MPLS
3 11 (55.00%) Cisco Certification
4 10 (50.00%) CCNP
5 9 (45.00%) Cisco ASA
6 8 (40.00%) Network Architecture
6 8 (40.00%) Huawei
7 7 (35.00%) Firewall
7 7 (35.00%) OSPF
7 7 (35.00%) EIGRP
7 7 (35.00%) LAN
7 7 (35.00%) WAN
7 7 (35.00%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (30.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 6 (30.00%) Telecoms
8 6 (30.00%) Migration
9 5 (25.00%) SolarWinds
10 4 (20.00%) VPN
10 4 (20.00%) DMVPN
10 4 (20.00%) Data Centre
10 4 (20.00%) Palo Alto
10 4 (20.00%) WhatsUp Gold
11 3 (15.00%) Multicast
11 3 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
11 3 (15.00%) Streaming Video
11 3 (15.00%) CCIE
11 3 (15.00%) Juniper
12 2 (10.00%) Wi-Fi
12 2 (10.00%) Linux
12 2 (10.00%) GLP

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 13 (65.00%) MPLS
2 9 (45.00%) Cisco ASA
3 7 (35.00%) EIGRP
3 7 (35.00%) Firewall
3 7 (35.00%) LAN
3 7 (35.00%) OSPF
3 7 (35.00%) WAN
4 4 (20.00%) DMVPN
4 4 (20.00%) VPN
5 3 (15.00%) Multicast
6 2 (10.00%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (10.00%) HSRP
6 2 (10.00%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (5.00%) DNS
7 1 (5.00%) DWDM
7 1 (5.00%) Frame Relay
7 1 (5.00%) Internet
7 1 (5.00%) IPsec
7 1 (5.00%) TACACS
7 1 (5.00%) X.25
Development Applications
1 6 (30.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 6 (30.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (45.00%) Analyst
1 9 (45.00%) Business Analyst
2 7 (35.00%) Cisco Engineer
3 6 (30.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 5 (25.00%) Network Analyst
4 5 (25.00%) Network Engineer
5 4 (20.00%) Telecoms Analyst
5 4 (20.00%) Telecoms Business Analyst
6 3 (15.00%) IT Engineer
7 2 (10.00%) Architect
7 2 (10.00%) Lead Network Engineer
7 2 (10.00%) Network Architect
7 2 (10.00%) Technical Leader
8 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 1 (5.00%) IT Business Analyst
8 1 (5.00%) Network Team Leader
8 1 (5.00%) Security Architect
8 1 (5.00%) Support Engineer
8 1 (5.00%) Technical Architect
8 1 (5.00%) Technical Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 7 (35.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (20.00%) Data Centre
3 3 (15.00%) Streaming Video
4 2 (10.00%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) Network Architecture
2 6 (30.00%) Migration
3 3 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (5.00%) Network Design
4 1 (5.00%) Network Management
4 1 (5.00%) Test Planning
Qualifications
1 11 (55.00%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (50.00%) CCNP
3 3 (15.00%) CCIE
4 1 (5.00%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) GLP
2 1 (5.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (10.00%) iptables
Systems Management
1 4 (20.00%) WhatsUp Gold
2 1 (5.00%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 19 (95.00%) Cisco
2 8 (40.00%) Huawei
3 5 (25.00%) SolarWinds
4 4 (20.00%) Palo Alto
5 3 (15.00%) Juniper