The table below looks at the statistics for BGP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BGP over the 3 months to 28 May 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
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank 54 34 -
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -
Contract jobs citing BGP 1 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 0.24% 0.71% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.82% 4.55% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Median daily rate - £275 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £348 £400
% change year-on-year
+4.31% -13.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.83 £40.00 -
% change year-on-year
+19.57% -
BGP
South Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Sheffield region.

Communications & Networking Category
Sheffield
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
55 44 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 13.06% 15.66% 11.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 28 14
Median daily rate £440 £275 £280
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+60.00% -1.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £120 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £300 £321
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £13.25 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -35.36%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £26.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+11.53% +44.44%

BGP
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

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

BGP Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

BGP
Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

BGP Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

BGP
Hourly Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

BGP Hourly Rate Trend in Sheffield

BGP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 Sheffield region with a requirement for BGP.

1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 4 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 4 (100.00%) F5
2 3 (75.00%) BIG-IP
2 3 (75.00%) Juniper
2 3 (75.00%) MPLS
2 3 (75.00%) OSPF
3 2 (50.00%) Citrix
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (50.00%) Firewall
3 2 (50.00%) VLAN
3 2 (50.00%) CCNP
3 2 (50.00%) WAN
3 2 (50.00%) RIP
3 2 (50.00%) Spanning Tree
3 2 (50.00%) NetScaler
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (25.00%) Line Management
4 1 (25.00%) Driving Licence
4 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (25.00%) ITIL
4 1 (25.00%) LAN
4 1 (25.00%) VoIP
4 1 (25.00%) CCNA
4 1 (25.00%) CCIE
4 1 (25.00%) NetScreen
4 1 (25.00%) Process Management
4 1 (25.00%) Fortinet
4 1 (25.00%) Load Balancing

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield 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 4 (100.00%) EIGRP
2 3 (75.00%) BIG-IP
2 3 (75.00%) MPLS
2 3 (75.00%) OSPF
3 2 (50.00%) Firewall
3 2 (50.00%) NetScaler
3 2 (50.00%) RIP
3 2 (50.00%) Spanning Tree
3 2 (50.00%) VLAN
3 2 (50.00%) WAN
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (25.00%) LAN
4 1 (25.00%) NetScreen
4 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (25.00%) VoIP
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Architect
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) Firewall Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Network Architect
1 1 (25.00%) Network Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) Network Design Architect
1 1 (25.00%) Network Design Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Network Technical Architect
1 1 (25.00%) Technical Architect
1 1 (25.00%) Technical Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) Technical Design Architect
1 1 (25.00%) Technical Design Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Driving Licence
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL
1 1 (25.00%) Line Management
1 1 (25.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (25.00%) Process Management
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) CCNP
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (25.00%) CCIE
2 1 (25.00%) CCNA
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) F5
2 3 (75.00%) Juniper
3 2 (50.00%) Citrix
4 1 (25.00%) Fortinet