The table below looks at the statistics for BGP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BGP over the 3 months to 30 July 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank - 40 -
Contract jobs citing BGP 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire - 0.29% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 3.13% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £425 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
-5.40% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £46.92 £47.83 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-1.91% +19.57%
BGP
North West

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

Communications & Networking Category
Lancashire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
31 32 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 8.16% 9.41% 17.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 26 40
Median daily rate £375 £350 £253
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +38.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £170 £211
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £550 £307
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 15
Median hourly rate £14.00 £13.68 £22.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.37% -38.53%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £21.53 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+50.98% +7.62%

BGP
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

BGP Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

BGP
Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

BGP Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

BGP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 Lancashire region with a requirement for BGP.

1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) IPv4
2 1 (50.00%) CCNP
2 1 (50.00%) CCNA
2 1 (50.00%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Juniper
2 1 (50.00%) Ericsson
2 1 (50.00%) Nokia
2 1 (50.00%) Mapinfo
2 1 (50.00%) Internet
2 1 (50.00%) MPLS
2 1 (50.00%) Remedy
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Wireless
2 1 (50.00%) BT
2 1 (50.00%) MegaStream
2 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (50.00%) Huawei
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco PIX
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (50.00%) LTE
2 1 (50.00%) NSN NetAct
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) FWSM
2 1 (50.00%) Radio Access Network

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire 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:

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) ATM
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco PIX
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Wireless
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
1 1 (50.00%) FWSM
1 1 (50.00%) GSM
1 1 (50.00%) HTTP
1 1 (50.00%) Internet
1 1 (50.00%) IPv4
1 1 (50.00%) LTE
1 1 (50.00%) MegaStream
1 1 (50.00%) MPLS
1 1 (50.00%) Radio Access Network
1 1 (50.00%) SDH
1 1 (50.00%) SMTP
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (50.00%) UMTS
1 1 (50.00%) VoLTE
1 1 (50.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) BusinessObjects
General
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Transmission Planner
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (50.00%) Planning and Forecasting
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) CCNA
1 1 (50.00%) CCNP
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) BT
2 1 (50.00%) Ericsson
2 1 (50.00%) Huawei
2 1 (50.00%) Juniper
2 1 (50.00%) Mapinfo
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Nokia
2 1 (50.00%) Remedy
2 1 (50.00%) Tellabs
2 1 (50.00%) Virgin Media