The table below looks at the statistics for BGP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Ipswich region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BGP over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank 25 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing BGP 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 1.92% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 17.65% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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- - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £400 £300
% change year-on-year
-13.75% +33.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 - £32.50
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Ipswich region.

Communications & Networking Category
Ipswich
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
17 25 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 10.90% 12.25% 9.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 15 2
Average daily rate £250 £260 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.84% +4.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £338 £320
% change year-on-year
+0.74% +5.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 3
Average hourly rate £30.50 £14.50 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+110.34% +16.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £18.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+44.44% -20.00%

BGP
Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

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

BGP Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

BGP
Daily Rate Trend in Ipswich

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

BGP Daily Rate Trend in Ipswich

BGP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Ipswich 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 4 (100.00%) LAN
1 4 (100.00%) CCNP
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (100.00%) MPLS
1 4 (100.00%) OSPF
1 4 (100.00%) Network Management
2 3 (75.00%) IOS XR
2 3 (75.00%) EIGRP
2 3 (75.00%) IGRP
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco
2 3 (75.00%) CCIE
2 3 (75.00%) Wireless
2 3 (75.00%) IP Telephony
3 2 (50.00%) WAN
3 2 (50.00%) NX-OS
3 2 (50.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (50.00%) SAN
3 2 (50.00%) Service Delivery
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco IPCC
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (25.00%) Network Security
4 1 (25.00%) Tandberg
4 1 (25.00%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (25.00%) DV Cleared
4 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco ASA

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Ipswich 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.

Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) LAN
1 4 (100.00%) MPLS
1 4 (100.00%) OSPF
2 3 (75.00%) IOS XR
2 3 (75.00%) EIGRP
2 3 (75.00%) IGRP
2 3 (75.00%) Wireless
2 3 (75.00%) IP Telephony
3 2 (50.00%) WAN
3 2 (50.00%) NX-OS
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (50.00%) SAN
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (25.00%) Network Security
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (25.00%) Unified Communications
4 1 (25.00%) Ethernet
4 1 (25.00%) VPN
4 1 (25.00%) ISDN
4 1 (25.00%) IPv4
General
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Billing
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Senior Consultant
1 2 (50.00%) Consultant
1 2 (50.00%) Network Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Senior Network Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Lead Network Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Designer
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Technical Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Technical Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Network Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Lead Designer
2 1 (25.00%) Network Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Network Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Network Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (25.00%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (25.00%) Cryptography
2 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Network Management
2 2 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (50.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (25.00%) Asset Management
3 1 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) CCNP
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (75.00%) CCIE
3 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) DV Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) JNCIS
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco IPCC
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco
2 1 (25.00%) Tandberg
2 1 (25.00%) Juniper
2 1 (25.00%) BT