The table below looks at the statistics for BGP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BGP over the 3 months to 30 April 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank 85 80 -
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -
Contract jobs citing BGP 16 15 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 1.02% 1.12% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.29% 6.91% -
Number of daily rates quoted 15 10 0
Average daily rate £350 £360 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £395
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -11.39%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £46.92 £40.00 £180.00
% change year-on-year
+17.28% -77.77%
BGP
West Yorkshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
193 217 126
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 12.36% 16.18% 10.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 133 146 88
Average daily rate £390 £288 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.65% -11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £123 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £425 £393
UK excluding London average daily rate £364 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.05% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 5 1
Average hourly rate £11.00 £76.25 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-85.57% +254.65%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
- +46.34%

BGP
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

BGP Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

BGP
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

BGP Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

BGP
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing BGP across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016.

BGP Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

BGP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 20 (100.00%) Cisco
2 19 (95.00%) OSPF
3 15 (75.00%) MPLS
3 15 (75.00%) VPN
4 11 (55.00%) WAN
5 10 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
5 10 (50.00%) EIGRP
6 9 (45.00%) Firewall
6 9 (45.00%) Finance
6 9 (45.00%) CCNP
7 8 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
7 8 (40.00%) IPv6
7 8 (40.00%) SAP
7 8 (40.00%) LAN
7 8 (40.00%) Manufacturing
7 8 (40.00%) Electronics
7 8 (40.00%) Telecoms
7 8 (40.00%) Programme Management
7 8 (40.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 8 (40.00%) Marketing
7 8 (40.00%) Digital Marketing
7 8 (40.00%) Cisco Nexus
8 6 (30.00%) High Availability
8 6 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 6 (30.00%) Load Balancing
8 6 (30.00%) VMware
8 6 (30.00%) VMware ESX
8 6 (30.00%) TCP/IP
9 5 (25.00%) Windows
9 5 (25.00%) Linux

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.00%) Apache
1 1 (5.00%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 8 (40.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 19 (95.00%) OSPF
2 15 (75.00%) MPLS
2 15 (75.00%) VPN
3 11 (55.00%) WAN
4 10 (50.00%) EIGRP
5 9 (45.00%) Firewall
6 8 (40.00%) Cisco Nexus
6 8 (40.00%) IPv6
6 8 (40.00%) LAN
7 6 (30.00%) TCP/IP
8 5 (25.00%) FWSM
8 5 (25.00%) HSRP
8 5 (25.00%) Internet
8 5 (25.00%) IPv4
8 5 (25.00%) VRRP
9 3 (15.00%) SAN
10 2 (10.00%) Cisco ASA
10 2 (10.00%) DMZ
10 2 (10.00%) FTP
10 2 (10.00%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.00%) Informix
1 3 (15.00%) MySQL
1 3 (15.00%) RDBMS
1 3 (15.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (10.00%) MongoDB
2 2 (10.00%) NoSQL
2 2 (10.00%) Redis
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (10.00%) Hudson
1 2 (10.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (10.00%) JIRA
1 2 (10.00%) Sonatype Nexus
1 2 (10.00%) Subversion
General
1 9 (45.00%) Finance
2 8 (40.00%) Electronics
2 8 (40.00%) Manufacturing
2 8 (40.00%) Marketing
2 8 (40.00%) Telecoms
3 3 (15.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 13 (65.00%) Network Engineer
2 5 (25.00%) Senior Network Engineer
3 4 (20.00%) IP Engineer
3 4 (20.00%) IP Network Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Cisco Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Design Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Project Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Architect
6 1 (5.00%) Cisco Architect
6 1 (5.00%) Delivery Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Architect
6 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Network Design Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Network Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Network Security Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Security Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Security Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Virtualisation Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.00%) ActiveMQ
1 2 (10.00%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (5.00%) LAMP
2 1 (5.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 4 (20.00%) Clustering
3 3 (15.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 3 (15.00%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (5.00%) CLARiiON
4 1 (5.00%) DataPower
4 1 (5.00%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (5.00%) IBM XIV
4 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (5.00%) Symmetrix
4 1 (5.00%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 5 (25.00%) Linux
1 5 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 5 (25.00%) Windows
1 5 (25.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
1 8 (40.00%) Digital Marketing
1 8 (40.00%) Programme Management
2 6 (30.00%) High Availability
2 6 (30.00%) Load Balancing
3 5 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
4 3 (15.00%) DDoS Mitigation
4 3 (15.00%) ITIL
4 3 (15.00%) Network Design
4 3 (15.00%) PRINCE2
4 3 (15.00%) SIEM
5 2 (10.00%) Build Automation
5 2 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (10.00%) Information Security
6 1 (5.00%) Analytics
6 1 (5.00%) Change Management
6 1 (5.00%) E-Commerce
6 1 (5.00%) Problem Management
6 1 (5.00%) Project Management
6 1 (5.00%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 4 (20.00%) Bash Shell
1 4 (20.00%) Perl
1 4 (20.00%) Shell Script
2 3 (15.00%) SQL
3 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 10 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (45.00%) CCNP
3 4 (20.00%) CCNA
4 3 (15.00%) CCIE
5 2 (10.00%) CCDP
5 2 (10.00%) Degree
5 2 (10.00%) JNCIS
5 2 (10.00%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (10.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (5.00%) CCDE
6 1 (5.00%) CCSP
6 1 (5.00%) CISSP
6 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 6 (30.00%) VMware ESX
1 6 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (10.00%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 3 (15.00%) NetBackup
2 2 (10.00%) Cacti
2 2 (10.00%) Graphite
2 2 (10.00%) Nagios
2 2 (10.00%) Opsview
2 2 (10.00%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (5.00%) FortiGate
3 1 (5.00%) HP UCMDB
3 1 (5.00%) OPNET
Vendors
1 20 (100.00%) Cisco
2 8 (40.00%) SAP
3 6 (30.00%) VMware
4 5 (25.00%) Red Hat
5 4 (20.00%) Fortinet
5 4 (20.00%) HP
5 4 (20.00%) Palo Alto
6 3 (15.00%) F5
6 3 (15.00%) Veritas
7 2 (10.00%) CheckPoint
7 2 (10.00%) IBM
7 2 (10.00%) Juniper
7 2 (10.00%) SolarWinds
7 2 (10.00%) Sourcefire
8 1 (5.00%) Blue Coat
8 1 (5.00%) BMC
8 1 (5.00%) EMC
8 1 (5.00%) Riverbed
8 1 (5.00%) Splunk
8 1 (5.00%) TippingPoint
Leeds
Real Staffing
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 23 days ago