The table below looks at the statistics for BGP skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BGP over the 3 months to 27 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank - 100 96
Contract jobs citing BGP 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands - 0.062% 0.064%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.61% 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £348
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £5.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.25 £47.83 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-7.48% +36.65%
BGP
England

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

Communications & Networking Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
221 163 213
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 13.43% 10.18% 13.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 146 80 97
Median daily rate £338 £300 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £181 £284
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £450 £481
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £360 £345
% change year-on-year
+2.77% +4.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 22 24
Median hourly rate £15.75 £16.25 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.07% -18.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.13 £5.00 £9.98
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £22.50 £24.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.01 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+33.30% -8.67%

BGP
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

BGP Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

BGP
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

BGP Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

BGP
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

BGP Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

BGP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for BGP.

1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) WAN
2 2 (66.67%) VPN
2 2 (66.67%) LAN
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (66.67%) CCNP
2 2 (66.67%) MPLS
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (33.33%) VoLTE
3 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
3 1 (33.33%) Tellabs
3 1 (33.33%) Virgin Media
3 1 (33.33%) Planning and Forecasting
3 1 (33.33%) Firewall
3 1 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (33.33%) BT
3 1 (33.33%) MegaStream
3 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (33.33%) Huawei
3 1 (33.33%) VLAN
3 1 (33.33%) Data Protection
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (33.33%) LTE
3 1 (33.33%) NSN NetAct
3 1 (33.33%) Network Management
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (33.33%) Radio Access Network
3 1 (33.33%) OSPF
3 1 (33.33%) Remedy

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 2 (66.67%) Cisco Nexus
1 2 (66.67%) LAN
1 2 (66.67%) MPLS
1 2 (66.67%) VPN
1 2 (66.67%) WAN
2 1 (33.33%) ATM
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) GSM
2 1 (33.33%) IPv4
2 1 (33.33%) LTE
2 1 (33.33%) MegaStream
2 1 (33.33%) OSPF
2 1 (33.33%) Radio Access Network
2 1 (33.33%) SDH
2 1 (33.33%) UMTS
2 1 (33.33%) VLAN
2 1 (33.33%) VoLTE
2 1 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) BusinessObjects
General
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Network Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Network Support
2 1 (33.33%) Network Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Project Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Project Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Transmission Planner
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (33.33%) Data Protection
1 1 (33.33%) Network Management
1 1 (33.33%) Planning and Forecasting
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) CCNP
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (33.33%) CCNA
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) BT
2 1 (33.33%) Ericsson
2 1 (33.33%) Huawei
2 1 (33.33%) Mapinfo
2 1 (33.33%) Nokia
2 1 (33.33%) Remedy
2 1 (33.33%) Tellabs
2 1 (33.33%) Virgin Media