The table below looks at the statistics for BGP skills in IT contracts advertised for the County Antrim region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BGP over the 3 months to 28 September 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank 20 16 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Contract jobs citing BGP 2 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in County Antrim 1.54% 5.45% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.06% 75.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £315 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £348
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.25 £47.83 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-7.48% +36.65%
BGP
Northern Ireland

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

Communications & Networking Category
County Antrim
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
33 4 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in County Antrim 25.38% 7.27% 10.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 1 8
Median daily rate £315 £175 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+80.00% -53.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £175 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £175 £393
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £360 £345
% change year-on-year
+2.77% +4.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Median hourly rate £10.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £21.01 £22.85
% change year-on-year
+38.06% -8.05%

BGP
Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

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

BGP Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

BGP
Daily Rate Trend in County Antrim

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

BGP Daily Rate Trend in County Antrim

BGP
Contract Job Locations in County Antrim

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BGP within the County Antrim region over the 3 months to 28 September 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
Belfast -5 2 £315 -
BGP
Northern Ireland

BGP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in County Antrim

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 County Antrim region with a requirement for BGP.

1 10 (100.00%) Cisco
1 10 (100.00%) OSPF
2 7 (70.00%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (70.00%) CCNP
3 6 (60.00%) Finance
3 6 (60.00%) Banking
3 6 (60.00%) Network Design
4 5 (50.00%) Retail Banking
4 5 (50.00%) Retail
4 5 (50.00%) EIGRP
4 5 (50.00%) Data Centre
5 4 (40.00%) Aruba
5 4 (40.00%) Wireless
6 3 (30.00%) Fortinet
6 3 (30.00%) RSA SecurID
6 3 (30.00%) Firewall
6 3 (30.00%) Blue Coat
6 3 (30.00%) ProxySG
6 3 (30.00%) CCSE
6 3 (30.00%) CCSA
6 3 (30.00%) Information Security
6 3 (30.00%) CheckPoint
6 3 (30.00%) Intel Security
6 3 (30.00%) IronPort
6 3 (30.00%) FortiGate
7 1 (10.00%) Investment Banking
7 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
7 1 (10.00%) HP
7 1 (10.00%) Cisco Prime
7 1 (10.00%) TETRA

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in County Antrim 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 10 (100.00%) OSPF
2 5 (50.00%) EIGRP
3 4 (40.00%) Wireless
4 3 (30.00%) Firewall
5 1 (10.00%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (10.00%) Cisco Wireless
5 1 (10.00%) TETRA
General
1 6 (60.00%) Banking
1 6 (60.00%) Finance
2 5 (50.00%) Retail
2 5 (50.00%) Retail Banking
3 1 (10.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Network Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Cisco Engineer
3 3 (30.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 3 (30.00%) Design Engineer
3 3 (30.00%) Information Security Engineer
3 3 (30.00%) Security Engineer
4 2 (20.00%) Cisco Design Engineer
4 2 (20.00%) Firewall Engineer
4 2 (20.00%) Network Design Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Architect
5 1 (10.00%) Cisco Architect
5 1 (10.00%) Cisco Network Design Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Cisco Wireless Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Technical Architect
5 1 (10.00%) Technical Design Architect
5 1 (10.00%) Technical Design Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Technical Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Wireless Architect
5 1 (10.00%) Wireless Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (30.00%) RSA SecurID
3 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Network Design
2 3 (30.00%) Information Security
3 1 (10.00%) Customer Engagement
3 1 (10.00%) Presales
3 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (10.00%) Service Design
Qualifications
1 7 (70.00%) CCNP
1 7 (70.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (30.00%) CCSA
2 3 (30.00%) CCSE
System Software
1 3 (30.00%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 3 (30.00%) FortiGate
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Cisco
2 4 (40.00%) Aruba
3 3 (30.00%) Blue Coat
3 3 (30.00%) CheckPoint
3 3 (30.00%) Fortinet
3 3 (30.00%) Intel Security
3 3 (30.00%) IronPort
4 1 (10.00%) HP