The table below looks at the statistics for BGP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BGP over the 3 months to 27 February 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
South West / Gloucestershire
Rank - 51 47
Contract jobs citing BGP 0 1 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire - 0.21% 2.05%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 1.54% 14.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Median daily rate - £315 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -30.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £363 £363
% change year-on-year
-11.72% -
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 Gloucestershire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
42 65 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 11.80% 13.89% 13.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 35 24
Median daily rate £315 £358 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.88% -20.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £118 £125 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £415 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 6
Median hourly rate £43.50 £27.50 £43.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+58.18% -37.14%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £37.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-42.66% +41.50%

BGP
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

BGP Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

BGP
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

BGP Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire