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 14 February 2016 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank 14 23 -
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -
Contract jobs citing BGP 4 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 4.55% 0.78% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 28.57% 4.76% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Average daily rate £363 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £369
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -5.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.00 £30.00 £180.00
% change year-on-year
+43.33% -83.33%
BGP
Suffolk

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
14 21 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 15.91% 16.41% 7.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 6 6
Average daily rate £363 £245 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+47.95% -38.75%
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 0
Average hourly rate - £25.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+13.20% +26.19%

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 14 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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%) WAN
1 4 (100.00%) VPN
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) CCNP
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (100.00%) Juniper
1 4 (100.00%) MPLS
1 4 (100.00%) OSPF
1 4 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 4 (100.00%) IPsec
1 4 (100.00%) JNCIP
1 4 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 4 (100.00%) Security Cleared

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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%) EIGRP
1 4 (100.00%) IPsec
1 4 (100.00%) MPLS
1 4 (100.00%) OSPF
1 4 (100.00%) VPN
1 4 (100.00%) WAN
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Designer
1 4 (100.00%) IP Designer
1 4 (100.00%) Network Designer
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) CCNP
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 4 (100.00%) JNCIP
1 4 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) Juniper