The table below looks at the statistics for BGP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BGP over the 3 months to 24 January 2017 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
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
South East / Kent
Rank - 35 -
Contract jobs citing BGP 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent - 0.41% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 3.70% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £355 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.42% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £44.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-31.81% +46.66%

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

Communications & Networking Category
Kent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
35 27 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 13.26% 11.20% 19.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 19 26
Median daily rate £373 £350 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.42% -22.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £240 £211
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £484
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Median hourly rate - £38.50 £10.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +266.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%

BGP
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Kent region citing BGP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

BGP Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

BGP
Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

BGP Daily Rate Trend in Kent

BGP
Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

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

BGP Hourly Rate Trend in Kent