The table below looks at the statistics for BGP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BGP over the 3 months to 21 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Scotland / Glasgow
Rank - 55 -
Contract jobs citing BGP 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow - 0.15% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.76% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
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 Glasgow region.

Communications & Networking Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
106 131 103
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 21.54% 19.52% 13.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 67 55
Median daily rate £350 £340 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £144 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.36% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 0
Median hourly rate £17.32 £16.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.96% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £29.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-13.79% +20.83%

BGP
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

BGP Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

BGP
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

BGP Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

BGP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for BGP.

1 5 (100.00%) LAN
1 5 (100.00%) WAN
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) CCNA
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (100.00%) OSPF
1 5 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
1 5 (100.00%) Wireless
2 4 (80.00%) Network Security
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco ASA
2 4 (80.00%) CCNP
3 3 (60.00%) H.323
3 3 (60.00%) VLAN
3 3 (60.00%) Degree
3 3 (60.00%) Spanning Tree
3 3 (60.00%) Data Centre
3 3 (60.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (40.00%) Mentoring
4 2 (40.00%) Driving Licence
4 2 (40.00%) Load Balancing
4 2 (40.00%) Cisco IOS
4 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
4 2 (40.00%) VPN
4 2 (40.00%) VoIP
4 2 (40.00%) WLAN
5 1 (20.00%) DHCP
5 1 (20.00%) DNS
5 1 (20.00%) Intel Security
5 1 (20.00%) CheckPoint

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow 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 5 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
1 5 (100.00%) LAN
1 5 (100.00%) OSPF
1 5 (100.00%) WAN
1 5 (100.00%) Wireless
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco ASA
2 4 (80.00%) Network Security
3 3 (60.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 3 (60.00%) H.323
3 3 (60.00%) Spanning Tree
3 3 (60.00%) VLAN
4 2 (40.00%) Cisco IOS
4 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
4 2 (40.00%) VoIP
4 2 (40.00%) VPN
4 2 (40.00%) WLAN
5 1 (20.00%) DHCP
5 1 (20.00%) DNS
5 1 (20.00%) Internet
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco Security Engineer
2 4 (80.00%) Network Security Engineer
2 4 (80.00%) Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (40.00%) Driving Licence
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Load Balancing
1 2 (40.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (20.00%) Chat Support
2 1 (20.00%) Network Management
2 1 (20.00%) Network Monitoring
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) CCNA
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (80.00%) CCNP
3 3 (60.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
2 1 (20.00%) Brocade
2 1 (20.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (20.00%) F5
2 1 (20.00%) Intel Security
2 1 (20.00%) SolarWinds