The table below looks at the statistics for BGP skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BGP over the 3 months to 25 May 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank 135 171 185
Rank change year-on-year
+36 +14
Contract jobs citing BGP 19 29 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.57% 0.53% 0.32%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.24% 4.10% 2.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 26 15
Median daily rate £400 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £230 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £563 £465
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.83 £40.00 -
% change year-on-year
+19.57% -
BGP
London

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

Communications & Networking Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
448 707 691
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 13.52% 13.03% 11.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 347 525 507
Median daily rate £425 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £248 £247
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £326
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 21 15
Median hourly rate £19.00 £18.70 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.60% -10.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.25 £13.46 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.00 £22.83 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £26.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +30.00%

BGP
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

BGP Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

BGP
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

BGP Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

BGP
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing BGP across the City of London region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016.

BGP Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

BGP
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

BGP Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

BGP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 City of London region with a requirement for BGP.

1 37 (94.87%) Cisco
2 27 (69.23%) Firewall
3 23 (58.97%) OSPF
3 23 (58.97%) Cisco Certification
4 20 (51.28%) CCNP
5 19 (48.72%) EIGRP
6 18 (46.15%) Juniper
6 18 (46.15%) WAN
7 16 (41.03%) Finance
8 15 (38.46%) MPLS
8 15 (38.46%) VPN
9 13 (33.33%) TCP/IP
9 13 (33.33%) LAN
9 13 (33.33%) Multicast
10 12 (30.77%) Cisco Nexus
10 12 (30.77%) CheckPoint
11 11 (28.21%) Cisco ASA
12 10 (25.64%) F5
12 10 (25.64%) HSRP
12 10 (25.64%) Spanning Tree
13 9 (23.08%) Palo Alto
13 9 (23.08%) Wireless
13 9 (23.08%) IPsec
13 9 (23.08%) VoIP
14 8 (20.51%) ITIL
14 8 (20.51%) Windows
14 8 (20.51%) 802.1X
14 8 (20.51%) Network Security
15 7 (17.95%) Change Control
15 7 (17.95%) DHCP

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.56%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (5.13%) MS Office
1 2 (5.13%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 27 (69.23%) Firewall
2 23 (58.97%) OSPF
3 19 (48.72%) EIGRP
4 18 (46.15%) WAN
5 15 (38.46%) MPLS
5 15 (38.46%) VPN
6 13 (33.33%) LAN
6 13 (33.33%) Multicast
6 13 (33.33%) TCP/IP
7 12 (30.77%) Cisco Nexus
8 11 (28.21%) Cisco ASA
9 10 (25.64%) HSRP
9 10 (25.64%) Spanning Tree
10 9 (23.08%) IPsec
10 9 (23.08%) VoIP
10 9 (23.08%) Wireless
11 8 (20.51%) Network Security
12 7 (17.95%) DHCP
12 7 (17.95%) DNS
13 6 (15.38%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.56%) SQL Server
General
1 16 (41.03%) Finance
2 4 (10.26%) Financial Institution
2 4 (10.26%) Legal
3 2 (5.13%) Banking
3 2 (5.13%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 30 (76.92%) Network Engineer
2 11 (28.21%) Senior Network Engineer
3 7 (17.95%) Cisco Engineer
4 6 (15.38%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 4 (10.26%) Network Support
5 4 (10.26%) Support Engineer
6 3 (7.69%) Consultant
6 3 (7.69%) Design Engineer
6 3 (7.69%) Network Consultant
6 3 (7.69%) Network Design Engineer
6 3 (7.69%) Network Support Engineer
6 3 (7.69%) Senior Voice Engineer
6 3 (7.69%) Senior Voice Network Engineer
6 3 (7.69%) Voice Engineer
6 3 (7.69%) Voice Network Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) Cisco Network Consultant
7 2 (5.13%) Cisco VoIP Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) Juniper Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) Senior Voice Support Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) Voice Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (20.51%) 802.1X
2 1 (2.56%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.38%) Data Centre
2 5 (12.82%) Computer Science
3 3 (7.69%) PKI
3 3 (7.69%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (5.13%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.56%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (2.56%) Hedge funds
5 1 (2.56%) MPEG
5 1 (2.56%) Streaming Media
Operating Systems
1 8 (20.51%) Windows
2 2 (5.13%) Unix
2 2 (5.13%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.56%) Linux
3 1 (2.56%) Windows 2000
3 1 (2.56%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (20.51%) ITIL
2 7 (17.95%) Change Control
2 7 (17.95%) Network Design
3 5 (12.82%) Load Balancing
4 4 (10.26%) Network Monitoring
5 3 (7.69%) Capacity Planning
5 3 (7.69%) High Availability
5 3 (7.69%) Low Latency
5 3 (7.69%) Mentoring
5 3 (7.69%) Migration
5 3 (7.69%) Procure-to-Pay
5 3 (7.69%) Service Management
5 3 (7.69%) WAN Optimisation
6 2 (5.13%) E-Commerce
6 2 (5.13%) Problem Management
6 2 (5.13%) Risk Management
7 1 (2.56%) Asset Management
7 1 (2.56%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (2.56%) Network Load Balancing
7 1 (2.56%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.13%) Bash Shell
1 2 (5.13%) Python
2 1 (2.56%) Java
2 1 (2.56%) Korn
2 1 (2.56%) Perl
2 1 (2.56%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 23 (58.97%) Cisco Certification
2 20 (51.28%) CCNP
3 6 (15.38%) Degree
4 5 (12.82%) CCNA
5 4 (10.26%) CCDP
5 4 (10.26%) CCIE
5 4 (10.26%) CCNP Voice
6 2 (5.13%) CCSA
6 2 (5.13%) CCSE
6 2 (5.13%) JNCIE
6 2 (5.13%) JNCIP
7 1 (2.56%) CCSP
7 1 (2.56%) CCVP
7 1 (2.56%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.26%) SLA
2 2 (5.13%) PCI DSS
3 1 (2.56%) QA
System Software
1 2 (5.13%) Snort
1 2 (5.13%) VMware ESX
2 1 (2.56%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.56%) Firmware
2 1 (2.56%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (2.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.56%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 5 (12.82%) Cisco CUCM
2 4 (10.26%) Cisco UCCX
3 3 (7.69%) FortiGate
4 2 (5.13%) Cisco Prime
5 1 (2.56%) OpenView
5 1 (2.56%) Proventia
5 1 (2.56%) TrustSec
Vendors
1 37 (94.87%) Cisco
2 18 (46.15%) Juniper
3 12 (30.77%) CheckPoint
4 10 (25.64%) F5
5 9 (23.08%) Palo Alto
6 4 (10.26%) Avaya
6 4 (10.26%) Microsoft
6 4 (10.26%) Riverbed
7 3 (7.69%) Aruba
7 3 (7.69%) Blue Coat
7 3 (7.69%) Polycom
7 3 (7.69%) VMware
8 2 (5.13%) Extreme Networks
8 2 (5.13%) HP
8 2 (5.13%) Nokia
8 2 (5.13%) ProCurve
8 2 (5.13%) SolarWinds
9 1 (2.56%) Citrix
9 1 (2.56%) EMC
9 1 (2.56%) IBM
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