The table below looks at the statistics for BGP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BGP over the 3 months to 29 July 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank 68 74 46
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -28
Contract jobs citing BGP 1 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.17% 0.14% 0.21%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.52% 1.15% 1.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
Median daily rate £350 £375 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +36.36%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
-3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £46.92 £47.83 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-1.91% +19.57%
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 Oxfordshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
66 87 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 10.89% 12.03% 13.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 70 30
Median daily rate £400 £370 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.10% +13.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £288 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £475 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 7 12
Median hourly rate £16.00 £15.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% -8.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £12.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £39.00 £23.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £21.53 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+50.98% +7.62%

BGP
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

BGP Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

BGP
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

BGP Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

BGP
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

BGP Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

BGP
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BGP within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 29 July 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford -5 1 £350 -6.66%
BGP
South East

BGP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for BGP.

1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) MPLS
2 2 (66.67%) OSPF
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) CCNP
2 2 (66.67%) CCNA
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
3 1 (33.33%) Wireless
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Migration
3 1 (33.33%) Load Balancing
3 1 (33.33%) Network Security
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (33.33%) Riverbed
3 1 (33.33%) Forefront TMG
3 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (33.33%) F5
3 1 (33.33%) Sonus
3 1 (33.33%) CheckPoint
3 1 (33.33%) Internet
3 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (33.33%) WAN
3 1 (33.33%) VPN
3 1 (33.33%) DNS
3 1 (33.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (33.33%) Meraki
3 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
3 1 (33.33%) EIGRP

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco Nexus
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
1 2 (66.67%) MPLS
1 2 (66.67%) OSPF
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (33.33%) DNS
2 1 (33.33%) EIGRP
2 1 (33.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 1 (33.33%) Internet
2 1 (33.33%) Network Security
2 1 (33.33%) VPN
2 1 (33.33%) WAN
2 1 (33.33%) Wireless
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Security Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Network Security Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Network Support
2 1 (33.33%) Network Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Security Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Load Balancing
1 1 (33.33%) Migration
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) CCNA
1 2 (66.67%) CCNP
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Forefront TMG
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) CheckPoint
3 1 (33.33%) F5
3 1 (33.33%) Meraki
3 1 (33.33%) Riverbed
3 1 (33.33%) Sonus