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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BGP over the 3 months to 28 February 2017 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
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
Rank 60 63 68
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +5
Contract jobs citing BGP 7 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.05% 0.14% 0.24%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.64% 0.93% 1.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 1
Median daily rate £170 - £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £363 £363
% change year-on-year
-11.72% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £44.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-31.81% +46.66%

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
151 108 147
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 22.60% 15.06% 17.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 106 37 68
Median daily rate £425 £425 £394
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £325 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £533 £530 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £14.20 £8.08
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +75.85%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £37.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-42.66% +36.36%

BGP
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Milton Keynes region citing BGP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing BGP across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 28 February 2017.

BGP Daily Rate Histogram 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 28 February 2017, 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for BGP.

1 13 (92.86%) Cisco
1 13 (92.86%) OSPF
2 9 (64.29%) WAN
2 9 (64.29%) F5
2 9 (64.29%) Cisco Nexus
3 8 (57.14%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 8 (57.14%) VPN
3 8 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (57.14%) CCNP
4 7 (50.00%) CCNA
4 7 (50.00%) EIGRP
4 7 (50.00%) FCoE
4 7 (50.00%) Fibre Channel
4 7 (50.00%) Load Balancing
4 7 (50.00%) Security Cleared
5 4 (28.57%) SC Cleared
5 4 (28.57%) VoIP
6 3 (21.43%) LAN
6 3 (21.43%) Firewall
6 3 (21.43%) Network Security
7 2 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (14.29%) DV Cleared
7 2 (14.29%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 2 (14.29%) Cisco Wireless
7 2 (14.29%) Mitel
7 2 (14.29%) Wireless
7 2 (14.29%) Telecoms
7 2 (14.29%) HP
7 2 (14.29%) CheckPoint
7 2 (14.29%) Internet

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 13 (92.86%) OSPF
2 9 (64.29%) Cisco Nexus
2 9 (64.29%) WAN
3 8 (57.14%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 8 (57.14%) VPN
4 7 (50.00%) EIGRP
4 7 (50.00%) FCoE
4 7 (50.00%) Fibre Channel
5 4 (28.57%) VoIP
6 3 (21.43%) Firewall
6 3 (21.43%) LAN
6 3 (21.43%) Network Security
7 2 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (14.29%) Cisco Wireless
7 2 (14.29%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 2 (14.29%) Internet
7 2 (14.29%) Wireless
8 1 (7.14%) MPLS
8 1 (7.14%) Wi-Fi
General
1 2 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Network Engineer
2 5 (35.71%) Security Engineer
3 4 (28.57%) Network Security Engineer
4 3 (21.43%) Consultant
5 2 (14.29%) Cisco Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) Cisco Security Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) IT Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) Network Consultant
5 2 (14.29%) Voice Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) Cisco Consultant
6 1 (7.14%) Communications Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) Design Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) Firewall Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) Network Architect
6 1 (7.14%) Network Design Consultant
6 1 (7.14%) Network Design Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) Voice Network Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) VoIP Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (7.14%) ITIL
2 1 (7.14%) Network Design
2 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2
Qualifications
1 8 (57.14%) CCNP
1 8 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (50.00%) CCNA
2 7 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 4 (28.57%) SC Cleared
4 2 (14.29%) DV Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 13 (92.86%) Cisco
2 9 (64.29%) F5
3 2 (14.29%) CheckPoint
3 2 (14.29%) HP
3 2 (14.29%) Mitel
4 1 (7.14%) Infoblox
4 1 (7.14%) Juniper
4 1 (7.14%) Riverbed