The table below looks at the statistics for BGP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BGP over the 3 months to 6 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank - 42 -
Contract jobs citing BGP 0 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge - 0.97% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 7.14% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Median daily rate - £440 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £383 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.61 £44.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-32.70% +46.66%
BGP
Cambridgeshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
50 56 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 16.61% 13.56% 19.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 31 33
Median daily rate £388 £413 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.06% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £370 £164
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £403
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 7 8
Median hourly rate £16.50 £40.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-58.75% +6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.23 £25.80 £24.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.83 £47.00 £46.00
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 Cambridge

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

BGP Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

BGP
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

BGP Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge