The table below looks at the statistics for BGP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Newbury region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BGP over the 3 months to 1 April 2015 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
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank 31 22 -
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -
Contract jobs citing BGP 2 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newbury 0.78% 1.71% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.74% 5.88% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Average daily rate
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- £175 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £373 £400 £290
% change year-on-year
-6.87% +37.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £180.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-83.33% +414.28%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Newbury region.

Communications & Networking Category
Newbury
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
115 51 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newbury 44.92% 29.14% 45.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 22 27
Average daily rate £290 £175 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+65.71% -36.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £175 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £430 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £347 £350 £315
% change year-on-year
-0.72% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 5
Average hourly rate - £165.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +842.85%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £21.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+42.85% -6.66%

BGP
Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

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

BGP Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

BGP
Daily Rate Trend in Newbury

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

BGP Daily Rate Trend in Newbury

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newbury

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Newbury 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%) VPN
1 2 (100.00%) IPv6
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) IPsec
1 2 (100.00%) Network Security
1 2 (100.00%) OSPF
1 2 (100.00%) EIGRP
2 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) CentOS
2 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (50.00%) ZABBIX
2 1 (50.00%) Postfix
2 1 (50.00%) XenServer
2 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (50.00%) Confluence
2 1 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (50.00%) Puppet
2 1 (50.00%) Hudson
2 1 (50.00%) MediaWiki
2 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (50.00%) DevOps
2 1 (50.00%) iptables
2 1 (50.00%) Samba
2 1 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Subversion
2 1 (50.00%) Ruby

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in Newbury by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Newbury 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 (50.00%) Confluence
1 1 (50.00%) MediaWiki
1 1 (50.00%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
1 2 (100.00%) IPv6
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) IPsec
1 2 (100.00%) Network Security
1 2 (100.00%) OSPF
1 2 (100.00%) EIGRP
2 1 (50.00%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (50.00%) Hudson
1 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (50.00%) Subversion
1 1 (50.00%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) DevOps Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Linux Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) CentOS
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
1 1 (50.00%) DevOps
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (50.00%) Ruby
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) Perl
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (50.00%) Postfix
1 1 (50.00%) XenServer
1 1 (50.00%) iptables
1 1 (50.00%) Samba
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) ZABBIX
1 1 (50.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) VMware
1 1 (50.00%) Citrix
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat