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 13 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing BGP 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth - - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
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
Hampshire

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
21 25 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 15.79% 25.00% 17.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 16 7
Average daily rate £368 £280 £430
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.25% -34.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £236 £204 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £420 £471
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 4
Average hourly rate £42.50 £32.50 £31.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% +3.17%
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 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
Daily Rate Trend in Portsmouth

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

BGP Daily Rate 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

BGP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Portsmouth 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 5 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (100.00%) Juniper
2 4 (80.00%) MPLS
2 4 (80.00%) OSPF
2 4 (80.00%) CCNA
2 4 (80.00%) LAN
2 4 (80.00%) WAN
2 4 (80.00%) DNS
2 4 (80.00%) Data Centre
3 3 (60.00%) HSRP
3 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (60.00%) VMware
3 3 (60.00%) IPsec
3 3 (60.00%) Degree
3 3 (60.00%) RIP
3 3 (60.00%) Windows
3 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (60.00%) L2TP
3 3 (60.00%) Windows Server
4 2 (40.00%) CCNP
4 2 (40.00%) Cisco
4 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
4 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
5 1 (20.00%) Network Design
5 1 (20.00%) JNCIP
5 1 (20.00%) JNCIE
5 1 (20.00%) VPLS
5 1 (20.00%) Migration
5 1 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (20.00%) High Availability

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Portsmouth 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.

Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) DNS
1 4 (80.00%) LAN
1 4 (80.00%) MPLS
1 4 (80.00%) OSPF
1 4 (80.00%) WAN
2 3 (60.00%) HSRP
2 3 (60.00%) IPsec
2 3 (60.00%) L2TP
2 3 (60.00%) RIP
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (20.00%) DHCP
3 1 (20.00%) EIGRP
3 1 (20.00%) Firewall
3 1 (20.00%) Multicast
3 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (20.00%) VPLS
3 1 (20.00%) VPN
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Firewall Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) IT Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
1 3 (60.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) High Availability
1 1 (20.00%) Migration
1 1 (20.00%) Network Design
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (80.00%) CCNA
3 3 (60.00%) Degree
4 2 (40.00%) CCNP
4 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
4 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
5 1 (20.00%) CCIE
5 1 (20.00%) JNCIE
5 1 (20.00%) JNCIP
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Juniper
2 3 (60.00%) VMware
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco