The table below looks at the statistics for BGP skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BGP over the 3 months to 30 July 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank 114 139 141
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +2
Contract jobs citing BGP 14 10 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.55% 0.32% 0.30%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.10% 1.75% 2.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 6 6
Median daily rate £400 £265 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.94% -20.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £274 £253 £318
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £625 £369
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
-5.40% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £46.92 £47.83 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-1.91% +19.57%
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 of England region.

Communications & Networking Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
451 570 431
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 17.69% 18.28% 14.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 263 308 234
Median daily rate £375 £315 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.04% +0.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 66 54
Median hourly rate £37.00 £23.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+60.86% -16.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £9.80 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.65 £52.50 £35.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £21.53 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+50.98% +7.62%

BGP
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East of England 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 of England

BGP
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

BGP Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

BGP
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing BGP across the East of England region over the 3 months to 30 July 2016.

BGP Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

BGP
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

BGP Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

BGP
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BGP within the East of England region over the 3 months to 30 July 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
Hertfordshire +22 10 £400 -36.00% 2
Bedfordshire - 3 - - 1
Cambridgeshire +14 1 £550 +109.52% 1
BGP
England

BGP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 of England region with a requirement for BGP.

1 24 (88.89%) Cisco
1 24 (88.89%) OSPF
2 13 (48.15%) Firewall
2 13 (48.15%) Cisco Certification
3 12 (44.44%) CCNP
3 12 (44.44%) EIGRP
3 12 (44.44%) VLAN
4 11 (40.74%) VPN
4 11 (40.74%) WAN
5 9 (33.33%) Linux
5 9 (33.33%) LAN
5 9 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
6 8 (29.63%) Data Centre
6 8 (29.63%) Juniper
7 7 (25.93%) CheckPoint
7 7 (25.93%) MPLS
7 7 (25.93%) Cisco ASA
7 7 (25.93%) Network Security
8 6 (22.22%) Multicast
8 6 (22.22%) Wireless
8 6 (22.22%) IPsec
8 6 (22.22%) CCNA
9 5 (18.52%) Unix
9 5 (18.52%) F5
10 4 (14.81%) Change Management
10 4 (14.81%) MPEG
10 4 (14.81%) Ethernet
10 4 (14.81%) SNMP
10 4 (14.81%) Wi-Fi
10 4 (14.81%) VMware

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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:

Applications
1 3 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
1 3 (11.11%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 24 (88.89%) OSPF
2 13 (48.15%) Firewall
3 12 (44.44%) EIGRP
3 12 (44.44%) VLAN
4 11 (40.74%) VPN
4 11 (40.74%) WAN
5 9 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
5 9 (33.33%) LAN
6 7 (25.93%) Cisco ASA
6 7 (25.93%) MPLS
6 7 (25.93%) Network Security
7 6 (22.22%) IPsec
7 6 (22.22%) Multicast
7 6 (22.22%) Wireless
8 4 (14.81%) Ethernet
8 4 (14.81%) SNMP
8 4 (14.81%) Wi-Fi
9 3 (11.11%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 3 (11.11%) FCoE
9 3 (11.11%) Fibre Channel
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 3 (11.11%) Retail
1 3 (11.11%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (62.96%) Network Engineer
2 4 (14.81%) Analyst
2 4 (14.81%) Cisco Engineer
2 4 (14.81%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 4 (14.81%) Network Analyst
3 3 (11.11%) Build Engineer
3 3 (11.11%) Consultant
3 3 (11.11%) Designer
3 3 (11.11%) IP Designer
3 3 (11.11%) Network Consultant
3 3 (11.11%) Network Designer
4 2 (7.41%) Cisco Network Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) Firewall Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) Integration Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Migration Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) Network Integration Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Network Security Consultant
4 2 (7.41%) Network Security Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Security Consultant
4 2 (7.41%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.11%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 8 (29.63%) Data Centre
2 4 (14.81%) MPEG
3 1 (3.70%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 9 (33.33%) Linux
2 5 (18.52%) Unix
3 2 (7.41%) CentOS
3 2 (7.41%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (14.81%) Change Management
2 3 (11.11%) Migration
3 2 (7.41%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (7.41%) Load Balancing
3 2 (7.41%) Penetration Testing
3 2 (7.41%) Presales
3 2 (7.41%) Server Hardening
4 1 (3.70%) Coaching
4 1 (3.70%) High Availability
4 1 (3.70%) Incident Management
4 1 (3.70%) Mentoring
4 1 (3.70%) Multi-Factor Authentication
4 1 (3.70%) Network Design
4 1 (3.70%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (3.70%) Open Source
4 1 (3.70%) Problem Management
4 1 (3.70%) Risk Analysis
4 1 (3.70%) Technical Analysis
4 1 (3.70%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (3.70%) Two-Factor Authentication
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.41%) Bash Shell
2 1 (3.70%) C
2 1 (3.70%) Python
Qualifications
1 13 (48.15%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (44.44%) CCNP
3 6 (22.22%) CCNA
4 3 (11.11%) DV Cleared
4 3 (11.11%) JNCIP
4 3 (11.11%) SC Cleared
4 3 (11.11%) Security Cleared
5 2 (7.41%) Check Point Certification
6 1 (3.70%) CCENT
6 1 (3.70%) CCIE
6 1 (3.70%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (7.41%) Firmware
1 2 (7.41%) iptables
1 2 (7.41%) NFS
1 2 (7.41%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) FortiGate
1 1 (3.70%) WhatsUp Gold
1 1 (3.70%) WMI
Vendors
1 24 (88.89%) Cisco
2 8 (29.63%) Juniper
3 7 (25.93%) CheckPoint
4 5 (18.52%) F5
5 4 (14.81%) VMware
6 3 (11.11%) Aruba
7 2 (7.41%) Brocade
7 2 (7.41%) Extreme Networks
7 2 (7.41%) Fortinet
7 2 (7.41%) Meraki
7 2 (7.41%) Red Hat
8 1 (3.70%) Blue Coat
8 1 (3.70%) Citrix
8 1 (3.70%) HP
8 1 (3.70%) Progress
8 1 (3.70%) Riverbed
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