The table below looks at the statistics for BGP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BGP over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank 112 99 118
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +19
Contract jobs citing BGP 4 7 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.19% 0.42% 0.20%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.83% 2.31% 1.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 2
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£335 £308 £268
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.94% +14.95%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £365 £333
% change year-on-year
-4.10% +9.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.25 £38.75 £29.50
% change year-on-year
-3.87% +31.35%
BGP
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Hampshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
484 303 294
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 23.39% 18.04% 14.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 275 169 119
Average daily rate £350 £350 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £180 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £347 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.91% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 19 45
Average hourly rate £35.00 £26.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.07% -3.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £15.80 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £46.00 £39.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.50 £22.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+8.88% -

BGP
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing BGP across the Hampshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

BGP Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

BGP
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

BGP Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

BGP
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing BGP across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014.

BGP Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

BGP
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

BGP Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

BGP
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BGP within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Southampton -8 2 £335 +1.51% 1
Basingstoke - 1 - - 1
Eastleigh - - - - 1
Farnborough - - - - 1
BGP
South East

BGP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire region citing BGP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited BGP.

1 10 (90.91%) OSPF
2 6 (54.55%) EIGRP
2 6 (54.55%) LAN
2 6 (54.55%) TCP/IP
2 6 (54.55%) Cisco
3 5 (45.45%) ITIL
3 5 (45.45%) Wireshark
3 5 (45.45%) MPLS
4 4 (36.36%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (27.27%) DNS
5 3 (27.27%) CCNP
5 3 (27.27%) WAN
5 3 (27.27%) DHCP
5 3 (27.27%) RIP
5 3 (27.27%) H.323
5 3 (27.27%) 802.11
5 3 (27.27%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (27.27%) SolarWinds
5 3 (27.27%) Network Monitoring
5 3 (27.27%) Multicast
6 2 (18.18%) HSRP
6 2 (18.18%) Local Government
6 2 (18.18%) Firewall
6 2 (18.18%) IPsec
6 2 (18.18%) Telecoms
6 2 (18.18%) CheckPoint
6 2 (18.18%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 2 (18.18%) VPN
7 1 (9.09%) IPv6
7 1 (9.09%) CCIE

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire region citing BGP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited BGP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (90.91%) OSPF
2 6 (54.55%) EIGRP
2 6 (54.55%) LAN
2 6 (54.55%) TCP/IP
3 5 (45.45%) Wireshark
3 5 (45.45%) MPLS
4 3 (27.27%) DNS
4 3 (27.27%) WAN
4 3 (27.27%) DHCP
4 3 (27.27%) RIP
4 3 (27.27%) H.323
4 3 (27.27%) 802.11
4 3 (27.27%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (27.27%) Multicast
5 2 (18.18%) HSRP
5 2 (18.18%) Firewall
5 2 (18.18%) IPsec
5 2 (18.18%) VPN
6 1 (9.09%) IPv6
6 1 (9.09%) Ethernet
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 2 (18.18%) Local Government
1 2 (18.18%) Telecoms
2 1 (9.09%) Retail
2 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
2 1 (9.09%) French Language
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Network Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Architect
2 3 (27.27%) Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Network Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Cisco Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Security Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Network Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Network Security Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Cisco Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) Middleware
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) ITIL
2 3 (27.27%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (9.09%) ERP
3 1 (9.09%) Supplier Management
3 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
3 1 (9.09%) Load Balancing
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (27.27%) CCNP
3 1 (9.09%) CCIE
3 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Cisco
2 3 (27.27%) SolarWinds
3 2 (18.18%) CheckPoint
4 1 (9.09%) Juniper
4 1 (9.09%) F5