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 26 February 2017 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
Rank - 44 -
Contract jobs citing BGP 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge - 0.25% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 1.61% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £413 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
-11.72% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £44.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-31.81% +46.66%

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
48 62 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 16.78% 15.74% 19.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 31 28
Median daily rate £400 £393 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.91% +12.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £147 £263 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £503 £467 £415
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 13 4
Median hourly rate £21.50 £55.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-60.90% +29.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £42.00 £41.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £55.75 £43.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £37.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-42.66% +41.50%

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