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 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank 116 97 89
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -8
Contract jobs citing BGP 8 8 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.37% 0.46% 0.40%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.77% 2.50% 2.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 5 3
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£410 £350 £213
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.14% +64.70%
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £308
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +13.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £25.50 £102.75
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -75.18%
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
451 320 287
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 20.65% 18.41% 18.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 224 167 141
Average daily rate £347 £360 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.47% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £176 £180 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 15 50
Average hourly rate £30.00 £22.50 £31.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -28.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.35 £15.75 £13.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.75 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £21.00 £21.67
% change year-on-year
+11.90% -3.06%

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 24 December 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 24 December 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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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
Fareham - 4 £550 - 2
Portsmouth - - - - 1
Southampton - - - -
Farnborough - - - -
Andover - - - -
Basingstoke - - - -
Eastleigh - - - -
BGP
South East

BGP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 7 (53.85%) ITIL
1 7 (53.85%) OSPF
2 6 (46.15%) Cisco
2 6 (46.15%) Firewall
3 5 (38.46%) MPLS
3 5 (38.46%) Security Cleared
3 5 (38.46%) UNIX
3 5 (38.46%) LAN
3 5 (38.46%) WAN
3 5 (38.46%) EIGRP
3 5 (38.46%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (38.46%) Middleware
3 5 (38.46%) Multicast
4 4 (30.77%) SC Cleared
4 4 (30.77%) Analytics
4 4 (30.77%) SAN
4 4 (30.77%) CCNP
4 4 (30.77%) Service Management
4 4 (30.77%) N-Tier
4 4 (30.77%) SOA
4 4 (30.77%) Data Architecture
4 4 (30.77%) NAS
4 4 (30.77%) Security Architecture
4 4 (30.77%) SIEM
4 4 (30.77%) PKI
4 4 (30.77%) ITSM
4 4 (30.77%) Multimedia
5 3 (23.08%) F5
5 3 (23.08%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (23.08%) ATM

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 (7.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (53.85%) OSPF
2 6 (46.15%) Firewall
3 5 (38.46%) EIGRP
3 5 (38.46%) MPLS
3 5 (38.46%) LAN
3 5 (38.46%) WAN
3 5 (38.46%) Multicast
4 4 (30.77%) NAS
4 4 (30.77%) SAN
5 3 (23.08%) ATM
5 3 (23.08%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (15.38%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (15.38%) Wireless
6 2 (15.38%) IPsec
6 2 (15.38%) RIP
7 1 (7.69%) SNMP
7 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
7 1 (7.69%) VPN
7 1 (7.69%) DNS
7 1 (7.69%) 802.11
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Ant
General
1 4 (30.77%) Multimedia
2 2 (15.38%) Local Government
3 1 (7.69%) French Language
3 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
3 1 (7.69%) Aerospace
3 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
3 1 (7.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Architect
2 5 (38.46%) Network Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Architect
3 2 (15.38%) Enterprise Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Network Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Cisco Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Network Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (38.46%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) N-Tier
1 4 (30.77%) PKI
2 1 (7.69%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 5 (38.46%) UNIX
2 1 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) ITIL
2 4 (30.77%) SOA
2 4 (30.77%) Service Management
2 4 (30.77%) Data Architecture
2 4 (30.77%) Security Architecture
2 4 (30.77%) SIEM
2 4 (30.77%) Analytics
2 4 (30.77%) ITSM
3 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (15.38%) Load Balancing
3 2 (15.38%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (7.69%) Service Delivery
4 1 (7.69%) ERP
4 1 (7.69%) Network Design
Qualifications
1 5 (38.46%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (38.46%) Security Cleared
2 4 (30.77%) SC Cleared
2 4 (30.77%) CCNP
3 2 (15.38%) CCNA
3 2 (15.38%) CCIE
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) Cisco
2 3 (23.08%) F5
3 2 (15.38%) Blue Coat
4 1 (7.69%) SolarWinds
4 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
4 1 (7.69%) Juniper
4 1 (7.69%) CheckPoint
4 1 (7.69%) VMware