The table below looks at the statistics for BGP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BGP over the 3 months to 14 February 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.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank - 66 63
Contract jobs citing BGP 0 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes - 0.64% 0.27%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 3.94% 3.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Average daily rate - £425 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £369
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -5.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.00 £30.00 £180.00
% change year-on-year
+43.33% -83.33%
BGP
Buckinghamshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
104 127 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 14.71% 16.16% 8.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 59 15
Average daily rate £398 £400 £248
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.62% +61.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £180 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £542 £500 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 2
Average hourly rate £14.20 £30.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-52.66% +100.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+13.20% +26.19%

BGP
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

BGP Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

BGP
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

BGP Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

BGP
Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

BGP Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

BGP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) CCNP
1 2 (100.00%) OSPF
1 2 (100.00%) Wireshark
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 2 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (50.00%) 802.1X
2 1 (50.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (50.00%) HSRP
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (50.00%) Spanning Tree
2 1 (50.00%) NX-OS
2 1 (50.00%) Check Point Certification
2 1 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (50.00%) 802.11
2 1 (50.00%) MPLS
2 1 (50.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (50.00%) Network Security
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (50.00%) SolarWinds
2 1 (50.00%) tcpdump
2 1 (50.00%) Network Management
2 1 (50.00%) DSL
2 1 (50.00%) TACACS
2 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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.

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) OSPF
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) Wireshark
2 1 (50.00%) 802.11
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) DSL
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) HSRP
2 1 (50.00%) IPv4
2 1 (50.00%) Network Security
2 1 (50.00%) NX-OS
2 1 (50.00%) Spanning Tree
2 1 (50.00%) TACACS
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) tcpdump
2 1 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
General
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Network Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Network Security Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (50.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (50.00%) Network Management
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) CCNP
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (50.00%) CCDP
2 1 (50.00%) CCSA
2 1 (50.00%) CCSE
2 1 (50.00%) Check Point Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) SolarWinds
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