The table below looks at the statistics for BGP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BGP over the 3 months to 2 May 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
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank 98 78 85
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +7
Contract jobs citing BGP 5 22 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.27% 1.30% 0.29%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.92% 9.13% 2.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 0
Median daily rate £325 £475 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-31.57% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £46.92 £40.00 -
% change year-on-year
+17.28% -
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 Manchester region.

Communications & Networking Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
260 241 144
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 14.15% 14.29% 10.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 135 115 55
Median daily rate £375 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £200 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 17 9
Median hourly rate £15.00 £20.25 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.92% +12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.47 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
- +50.00%

BGP
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

BGP Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

BGP
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

BGP Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

BGP
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing BGP across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 2 May 2016.

BGP Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

BGP
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

BGP Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

BGP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 2 May 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 Manchester region with a requirement for BGP.

1 12 (100.00%) Cisco
1 12 (100.00%) OSPF
2 10 (83.33%) Firewall
2 10 (83.33%) TCP/IP
3 8 (66.67%) VoIP
3 8 (66.67%) DNS
3 8 (66.67%) Wireless
4 7 (58.33%) Fortinet
4 7 (58.33%) Cisco IOS
4 7 (58.33%) DHCP
5 6 (50.00%) Load Balancing
5 6 (50.00%) MPLS
6 5 (41.67%) Cisco ASA
6 5 (41.67%) Network Monitoring
6 5 (41.67%) VPN
6 5 (41.67%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (33.33%) CCNP
7 4 (33.33%) LAN
7 4 (33.33%) WAN
7 4 (33.33%) Unix
7 4 (33.33%) Windows
7 4 (33.33%) Palo Alto
7 4 (33.33%) Aruba
8 3 (25.00%) F5
8 3 (25.00%) Spanning Tree
8 3 (25.00%) SNMP
8 3 (25.00%) Juniper
8 3 (25.00%) CheckPoint
8 3 (25.00%) EIGRP
8 3 (25.00%) TACACS

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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:

Communications & Networking
1 12 (100.00%) OSPF
2 10 (83.33%) Firewall
2 10 (83.33%) TCP/IP
3 8 (66.67%) DNS
3 8 (66.67%) VoIP
3 8 (66.67%) Wireless
4 7 (58.33%) Cisco IOS
4 7 (58.33%) DHCP
5 6 (50.00%) MPLS
6 5 (41.67%) Cisco ASA
6 5 (41.67%) VPN
7 4 (33.33%) LAN
7 4 (33.33%) WAN
8 3 (25.00%) EIGRP
8 3 (25.00%) SNMP
8 3 (25.00%) Spanning Tree
8 3 (25.00%) TACACS
9 2 (16.67%) NetScreen
9 2 (16.67%) SSH
9 2 (16.67%) Telnet
Job Titles
1 12 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) Cisco Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Cisco Wireless Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Firewall Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Wireless Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Wireless Network Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) LAN Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) LAN/WAN Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Network Support
4 1 (8.33%) Network Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) WAN Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Data Centre
1 2 (16.67%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) Unix
1 4 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (8.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Load Balancing
2 5 (41.67%) Network Monitoring
3 2 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
3 2 (16.67%) Server Virtualisation
3 2 (16.67%) Service Delivery
3 2 (16.67%) Web Filtering
4 1 (8.33%) ITIL
4 1 (8.33%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) Perl
1 2 (16.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (41.67%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (33.33%) CCNP
3 2 (16.67%) CCIE
3 2 (16.67%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) Cisco
2 7 (58.33%) Fortinet
3 4 (33.33%) Aruba
3 4 (33.33%) Palo Alto
4 3 (25.00%) CheckPoint
4 3 (25.00%) F5
4 3 (25.00%) Juniper
5 1 (8.33%) Novell
Manchester, Lancashire
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