The table below looks at the statistics for BGP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BGP over the 3 months to 31 August 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
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank 104 110 115
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +5
Contract jobs citing BGP 12 17 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.62% 0.77% 0.24%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.07% 3.91% 1.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 5 2
Median daily rate £322 £470 £195
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-31.43% +141.02%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 0
Median hourly rate £48.00 £47.83 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.35% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £46.00 £47.83 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-3.82% +19.57%
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
391 435 489
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 20.17% 19.82% 23.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 243 252 274
Median daily rate £375 £385 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.59% +14.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 51 39
Median hourly rate £48.00 £40.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.75 £15.00 £12.96
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.43 £47.83 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £21.53 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+67.24% -4.33%

BGP
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Hampshire region citing BGP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 31 August 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BGP within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 31 August 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
Hook +2 3 £310 -
Portsmouth -19 3 - -
Farnborough -1 2 £305 -35.10%
Southampton +15 1 - - 2
BGP
South East

BGP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for BGP.

1 33 (89.19%) OSPF
2 26 (70.27%) MPLS
3 25 (67.57%) Cisco Certification
3 25 (67.57%) LAN
3 25 (67.57%) Cisco
4 24 (64.86%) WAN
5 23 (62.16%) Security Cleared
6 22 (59.46%) SC Cleared
7 20 (54.05%) Juniper
7 20 (54.05%) Firewall
8 17 (45.95%) CCNA
8 17 (45.95%) DNS
9 16 (43.24%) HSRP
9 16 (43.24%) IPsec
10 14 (37.84%) CCNP
11 13 (35.14%) Windows
11 13 (35.14%) Data Centre
12 11 (29.73%) VMware
13 10 (27.03%) Cisco ASA
13 10 (27.03%) ITIL
13 10 (27.03%) RIP
13 10 (27.03%) L2TP
14 9 (24.32%) Configuration Management
14 9 (24.32%) EIGRP
14 9 (24.32%) Active Directory
14 9 (24.32%) TCP/IP
14 9 (24.32%) VPN
14 9 (24.32%) VMware Infrastructure
14 9 (24.32%) Windows Server
15 8 (21.62%) VLAN

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (8.11%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (10.81%) MS Excel
1 4 (10.81%) MS Office
2 3 (8.11%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.70%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (13.51%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (5.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 33 (89.19%) OSPF
2 26 (70.27%) MPLS
3 25 (67.57%) LAN
4 24 (64.86%) WAN
5 20 (54.05%) Firewall
6 17 (45.95%) DNS
7 16 (43.24%) HSRP
7 16 (43.24%) IPsec
8 10 (27.03%) Cisco ASA
8 10 (27.03%) L2TP
8 10 (27.03%) RIP
9 9 (24.32%) EIGRP
9 9 (24.32%) TCP/IP
9 9 (24.32%) VPN
10 8 (21.62%) VLAN
11 6 (16.22%) Junos
12 5 (13.51%) SSL
12 5 (13.51%) tcpdump
12 5 (13.51%) VPLS
12 5 (13.51%) Wireshark
Development Applications
1 1 (2.70%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 4 (10.81%) Finance
2 2 (5.41%) Electronics
2 2 (5.41%) Manufacturing
2 2 (5.41%) Marketing
2 2 (5.41%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.70%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 26 (70.27%) Network Engineer
2 11 (29.73%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
3 3 (8.11%) Network Specialist
4 2 (5.41%) Cisco Engineer
4 2 (5.41%) Implementation Engineer
4 2 (5.41%) Switch Engineer
5 1 (2.70%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 1 (2.70%) Cisco Specialist
5 1 (2.70%) Cisco Voice Engineer
5 1 (2.70%) Cisco Voice Specialist
5 1 (2.70%) Network Architect
5 1 (2.70%) Network Implementation Engineer
5 1 (2.70%) Network Security Engineer
5 1 (2.70%) Network Support
5 1 (2.70%) Network Support Engineer
5 1 (2.70%) Security Engineer
5 1 (2.70%) Senior Network Engineer
5 1 (2.70%) Support Engineer
5 1 (2.70%) Voice Engineer
5 1 (2.70%) Voice Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (13.51%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 13 (35.14%) Data Centre
2 4 (10.81%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 4 (10.81%) PKI
3 3 (8.11%) Cryptography
4 2 (5.41%) Driving Licence
5 1 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.70%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 13 (35.14%) Windows
2 9 (24.32%) Windows Server
3 4 (10.81%) AIX
4 2 (5.41%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (27.03%) ITIL
2 9 (24.32%) Configuration Management
3 7 (18.92%) Network Design
4 6 (16.22%) Network Architecture
5 4 (10.81%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (8.11%) High Availability
6 3 (8.11%) ITSM
6 3 (8.11%) Kalman Filter
6 3 (8.11%) Load Balancing
6 3 (8.11%) Migration
6 3 (8.11%) Service Delivery
7 2 (5.41%) Analytics
7 2 (5.41%) Business Continuity
7 2 (5.41%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (5.41%) Digital Marketing
7 2 (5.41%) Programme Management
8 1 (2.70%) Change Management
8 1 (2.70%) Incident Management
8 1 (2.70%) Network Load Balancing
8 1 (2.70%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.70%) Lisp
1 1 (2.70%) Perl
1 1 (2.70%) Python
1 1 (2.70%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 25 (67.57%) Cisco Certification
2 23 (62.16%) Security Cleared
3 22 (59.46%) SC Cleared
4 17 (45.95%) CCNA
5 14 (37.84%) CCNP
6 6 (16.22%) Degree
7 3 (8.11%) CCDP
7 3 (8.11%) CCSA
7 3 (8.11%) CCSE
8 2 (5.41%) CCIE
8 2 (5.41%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (2.70%) BPSS Clearance
9 1 (2.70%) DV Cleared
9 1 (2.70%) JNCIA
9 1 (2.70%) JNCIP
9 1 (2.70%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 9 (24.32%) Active Directory
1 9 (24.32%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (8.11%) Cisco Prime
2 2 (5.41%) FortiGate
3 1 (2.70%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (2.70%) Cisco UCCE
3 1 (2.70%) Nagios
Vendors
1 25 (67.57%) Cisco
2 20 (54.05%) Juniper
3 11 (29.73%) VMware
4 8 (21.62%) CheckPoint
5 5 (13.51%) F5
5 5 (13.51%) Remedy
6 4 (10.81%) Microsoft
6 4 (10.81%) Palo Alto
7 3 (8.11%) BMC
7 3 (8.11%) Intel Security
8 2 (5.41%) SAP
8 2 (5.41%) SolarWinds
9 1 (2.70%) Brocade
9 1 (2.70%) BT
9 1 (2.70%) HP
9 1 (2.70%) IBM
9 1 (2.70%) Nokia
9 1 (2.70%) Sourcefire
9 1 (2.70%) Verint