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 17 January 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
England / East Midlands
Rank - 96 80
Contract jobs citing BGP 0 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands - 0.20% 0.21%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 1.34% 1.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 1
Median daily rate - £300 £448
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -32.96%
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
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 East Midlands region.

Communications & Networking Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
192 224 179
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 12.98% 15.17% 12.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 125 124 95
Median daily rate £300 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £188 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £453 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.20% +7.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 11 16
Median hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £16.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.45 £11.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £22.50 £23.85
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.50 £30.00 £23.75
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +26.31%

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