The table below looks at the statistics for BGP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Portsmouth region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BGP over the 3 months to 2 March 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
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank - - 12
Contract jobs citing BGP 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth - - 2.94%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 18.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
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UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £300
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £35.00
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 Portsmouth region.

Communications & Networking Category
Portsmouth
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
15 22 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 17.86% 24.44% 16.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 8 3
Average daily rate £280 £475 £175
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-41.05% +171.42%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +5.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 6
Average hourly rate £32.00 £26.75 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.62% -23.57%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £20.00 £23.33
% change year-on-year
+37.50% -14.27%

BGP
Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

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

BGP Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

BGP
Hourly Rate Trend in Portsmouth

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

BGP Hourly Rate Trend in Portsmouth