The table below looks at the statistics for BGP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BGP over the 3 months to 20 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
North West / Cheshire
Rank 45 69 -
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -
Contract jobs citing BGP 3 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.60% 0.44% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.69% 2.15% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 0
Median daily rate £338 £600 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-43.75% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £363 £356
% change year-on-year
-11.72% +1.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £43.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-30.23% +43.33%

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

Communications & Networking Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
64 186 148
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 12.72% 20.44% 19.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 109 74
Median daily rate £338 £475 £391
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.94% +21.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £163 £245 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £600 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.06% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 10 17
Median hourly rate £20.00 £25.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +38.88%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £30.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-28.33% +13.20%

BGP
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

BGP Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

BGP
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

BGP Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

BGP
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

BGP Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

BGP
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BGP within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017. 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 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
Warrington +29 3 £338 -43.75% 1
BGP
North West

BGP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for BGP.

1 4 (100.00%) LAN
1 4 (100.00%) WAN
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) CCNP
1 4 (100.00%) CCNA
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (100.00%) Network Security
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 4 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (75.00%) Driving Licence
2 3 (75.00%) Mentoring
2 3 (75.00%) Spanning Tree
2 3 (75.00%) Degree
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (75.00%) VLAN
2 3 (75.00%) Firewall
2 3 (75.00%) Wireless
2 3 (75.00%) OSPF
2 3 (75.00%) EIGRP
2 3 (75.00%) H.323
2 3 (75.00%) VoIP
3 1 (25.00%) VPN
3 1 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) PHP
3 1 (25.00%) CRM
3 1 (25.00%) ERP
3 1 (25.00%) SAN
3 1 (25.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (25.00%) MPLS

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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 4 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 4 (100.00%) LAN
1 4 (100.00%) Network Security
1 4 (100.00%) WAN
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (75.00%) EIGRP
2 3 (75.00%) Firewall
2 3 (75.00%) H.323
2 3 (75.00%) OSPF
2 3 (75.00%) Spanning Tree
2 3 (75.00%) VLAN
2 3 (75.00%) VoIP
2 3 (75.00%) Wireless
3 1 (25.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 1 (25.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (25.00%) MPLS
3 1 (25.00%) SAN
3 1 (25.00%) VPN
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco Security Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Network Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Network Security Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Security Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Network Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Network Security Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Security Architect
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (75.00%) Driving Licence
3 1 (25.00%) Digital Media
3 1 (25.00%) PKI
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (25.00%) CRM
2 1 (25.00%) ERP
2 1 (25.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Java
1 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (25.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) CCNA
1 4 (100.00%) CCNP
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (75.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
2 1 (25.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (25.00%) F5
2 1 (25.00%) Palo Alto
2 1 (25.00%) VMware
Warrington, Cheshire
Austin Fraser
Rate: £300
Posted: 6 days ago