The table below looks at the statistics for BGP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BGP over the 3 months to 5 December 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank 25 - 26
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing BGP 3 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 2.07% - 0.48%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.38% - 4.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Median daily rate £400 - £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £391 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+4.33% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.61 £44.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-32.70% +46.66%
BGP
South East

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

Communications & Networking Category
Middlesex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
32 13 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 22.07% 8.07% 10.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 9 16
Median daily rate £400 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £330 £337
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £588 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £27.50 £45.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-38.88% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £22.69
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -0.83%

BGP
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

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

BGP Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

BGP
Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

BGP Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

BGP
Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

BGP Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

BGP
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 Middlesex region with a requirement for BGP.

1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) CCNP
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (100.00%) OSPF
2 2 (66.67%) IPsec
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Dell
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco IOS
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (66.67%) SLA
2 2 (66.67%) Data Centre
3 1 (33.33%) Ciena
3 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (33.33%) iSCSI
3 1 (33.33%) JNCIA
3 1 (33.33%) VLAN
3 1 (33.33%) VPN
3 1 (33.33%) Juniper
3 1 (33.33%) SAN
3 1 (33.33%) Internet
3 1 (33.33%) MPLS
3 1 (33.33%) Business Continuity
3 1 (33.33%) Migration
3 1 (33.33%) Firewall

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex 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 3 (100.00%) OSPF
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco IOS
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (66.67%) IPsec
3 1 (33.33%) Firewall
3 1 (33.33%) Internet
3 1 (33.33%) iSCSI
3 1 (33.33%) MPLS
3 1 (33.33%) SAN
3 1 (33.33%) VLAN
3 1 (33.33%) VPN
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Network Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Senior Network Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) NOC Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Cisco Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior NOC Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Business Continuity
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) CCNP
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (33.33%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) Dell
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) Ciena
3 1 (33.33%) Juniper