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 27 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank 123 123 130
Rank change year-on-year
0 +7
Contract jobs citing BGP 9 17 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.36% 0.61% 0.31%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.41% 3.15% 2.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 10 7
Median daily rate £300 £300 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -25.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £345 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.07% -13.75%
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
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
374 540 425
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 14.93% 19.45% 14.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 202 278 208
Median daily rate £400 £313 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.00% -0.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £190 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £438 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £369 £340 £333
% change year-on-year
+8.38% +2.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 63 33
Median hourly rate £42.50 £30.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+39.34% +10.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £10.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £42.50 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £26.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+11.53% +44.44%

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 27 May 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 27 May 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
Suffolk 0 3 £223 -
Hertfordshire +1 2 £475 +53.22% 4
Bedfordshire - 2 £300 -
Norfolk - 1 £300 -
East Anglia - 1 - -
BGP
England

BGP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

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

1 16 (94.12%) OSPF
2 15 (88.24%) Cisco Certification
3 14 (82.35%) CCNP
4 13 (76.47%) Cisco
5 10 (58.82%) VLAN
6 9 (52.94%) EIGRP
7 8 (47.06%) VPN
7 8 (47.06%) CCNA
8 7 (41.18%) MPLS
9 6 (35.29%) Juniper
9 6 (35.29%) Firewall
9 6 (35.29%) WAN
9 6 (35.29%) Multicast
10 5 (29.41%) IPsec
11 4 (23.53%) Migration
11 4 (23.53%) JNCIP
11 4 (23.53%) Unix
11 4 (23.53%) Linux
11 4 (23.53%) MPEG
11 4 (23.53%) CheckPoint
11 4 (23.53%) SC Cleared
11 4 (23.53%) DV Cleared
11 4 (23.53%) Security Cleared
12 3 (17.65%) Cisco Nexus
12 3 (17.65%) MS Visio
12 3 (17.65%) MS PowerPoint
12 3 (17.65%) Wireless
13 2 (11.76%) VMware
13 2 (11.76%) Change Management
13 2 (11.76%) LAN

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 (17.65%) MS PowerPoint
1 3 (17.65%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 16 (94.12%) OSPF
2 10 (58.82%) VLAN
3 9 (52.94%) EIGRP
4 8 (47.06%) VPN
5 7 (41.18%) MPLS
6 6 (35.29%) Firewall
6 6 (35.29%) Multicast
6 6 (35.29%) WAN
7 5 (29.41%) IPsec
8 3 (17.65%) Cisco Nexus
8 3 (17.65%) Wireless
9 2 (11.76%) Cisco ASA
9 2 (11.76%) Cisco Wireless
9 2 (11.76%) DMVPN
9 2 (11.76%) Ethernet
9 2 (11.76%) IPv4
9 2 (11.76%) Network Security
9 2 (11.76%) RIP
9 2 (11.76%) SNMP
9 2 (11.76%) Spanning Tree
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 1 (5.88%) Retail
1 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (47.06%) Network Engineer
2 4 (23.53%) Analyst
2 4 (23.53%) Designer
2 4 (23.53%) IP Designer
2 4 (23.53%) Network Analyst
2 4 (23.53%) Network Designer
3 3 (17.65%) Build Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Cisco Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Cisco Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Cisco Network Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Consultant
4 2 (11.76%) Firewall Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Integration Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Migration Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Network Consultant
4 2 (11.76%) Network Integration Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Switch Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) MPEG
2 2 (11.76%) Data Centre
3 1 (5.88%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 4 (23.53%) Linux
1 4 (23.53%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (23.53%) Migration
2 2 (11.76%) Change Management
3 1 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (5.88%) Incident Management
3 1 (5.88%) Multi-Factor Authentication
3 1 (5.88%) Network Architecture
3 1 (5.88%) Network Design
3 1 (5.88%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (5.88%) Problem Management
3 1 (5.88%) Two-Factor Authentication
Qualifications
1 15 (88.24%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (82.35%) CCNP
3 8 (47.06%) CCNA
4 4 (23.53%) DV Cleared
4 4 (23.53%) JNCIP
4 4 (23.53%) SC Cleared
4 4 (23.53%) Security Cleared
5 2 (11.76%) CCIE
6 1 (5.88%) CCENT
6 1 (5.88%) Degree
6 1 (5.88%) JNCIA
6 1 (5.88%) JNCIS
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) FortiGate
1 1 (5.88%) WhatsUp Gold
1 1 (5.88%) WMI
Vendors
1 13 (76.47%) Cisco
2 6 (35.29%) Juniper
3 4 (23.53%) CheckPoint
4 2 (11.76%) VMware
5 1 (5.88%) Brocade
5 1 (5.88%) F5
5 1 (5.88%) Meraki
5 1 (5.88%) Progress
5 1 (5.88%) Riverbed
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