The table below looks at the statistics for BGP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Shropshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BGP over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
West Midlands / Shropshire
Rank 27 - 30
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing BGP 3 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 1.88% - 2.55%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.11% - 18.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Median daily rate - - £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £363 £356
% change year-on-year
-11.72% +1.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £43.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-30.23% +43.33%

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

Communications & Networking Category
Shropshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
37 27 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 23.13% 6.94% 14.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 9 13
Median daily rate £395 £400 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.25% +45.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £267 £113
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £550 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £16.41
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £30.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-28.33% +13.20%

BGP
Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

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

BGP Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

BGP
Daily Rate Trend in Shropshire

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

BGP Daily Rate Trend in Shropshire

BGP
Contract Job Locations in Shropshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BGP within the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017. 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 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
Telford - 3 - - 1
BGP
West Midlands

BGP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 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 Shropshire region with a requirement for BGP.

1 8 (100.00%) Cisco
1 8 (100.00%) OSPF
2 7 (87.50%) CheckPoint
2 7 (87.50%) Firewall
2 7 (87.50%) WAN
2 7 (87.50%) Fortinet
2 7 (87.50%) SC Cleared
2 7 (87.50%) Security Cleared
2 7 (87.50%) Data Centre
3 6 (75.00%) Mentoring
3 6 (75.00%) Cisco ASA
3 6 (75.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (75.00%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (75.00%) Aruba
3 6 (75.00%) Oracle
3 6 (75.00%) Blue Coat
3 6 (75.00%) Network Design
4 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (25.00%) Migration
4 2 (25.00%) CCIE
4 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (12.50%) Juniper
5 1 (12.50%) BMC
5 1 (12.50%) Nokia
5 1 (12.50%) CCNP
5 1 (12.50%) OpenView
5 1 (12.50%) HP
5 1 (12.50%) CSS
5 1 (12.50%) ITIL
5 1 (12.50%) LAN

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire 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:

Cloud Services
1 6 (75.00%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (75.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (100.00%) OSPF
2 7 (87.50%) Firewall
2 7 (87.50%) WAN
3 6 (75.00%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (12.50%) BIG-IP
4 1 (12.50%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (12.50%) EIGRP
4 1 (12.50%) Ethernet
4 1 (12.50%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 1 (12.50%) Gigabit Ethernet
4 1 (12.50%) HSRP
4 1 (12.50%) LAN
4 1 (12.50%) MPLS
4 1 (12.50%) SSL
4 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
4 1 (12.50%) Unified Communications
4 1 (12.50%) VPN
4 1 (12.50%) VRRP
4 1 (12.50%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Network Engineer
2 6 (75.00%) Design Engineer
2 6 (75.00%) Implementation Engineer
2 6 (75.00%) Network Design Engineer
2 6 (75.00%) Network Implementation Engineer
3 3 (37.50%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Monitoring Specialist
4 1 (12.50%) Network Monitoring Specialist
4 1 (12.50%) Network Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) CSS
1 1 (12.50%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (87.50%) Data Centre
2 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (12.50%) PKI
3 1 (12.50%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Mentoring
1 6 (75.00%) Network Design
2 2 (25.00%) Migration
3 1 (12.50%) Application Performance Monitoring
3 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (12.50%) ITIL
3 1 (12.50%) ITIL V3
3 1 (12.50%) Load Balancing
3 1 (12.50%) Network Management
3 1 (12.50%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (12.50%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (12.50%) Visualisation
Qualifications
1 7 (87.50%) SC Cleared
1 7 (87.50%) Security Cleared
2 2 (25.00%) CCIE
2 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (12.50%) CCNP
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) OpenView
1 1 (12.50%) OPNET
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco
2 7 (87.50%) CheckPoint
2 7 (87.50%) Fortinet
3 6 (75.00%) Aruba
3 6 (75.00%) Blue Coat
3 6 (75.00%) Oracle
4 1 (12.50%) BMC
4 1 (12.50%) F5
4 1 (12.50%) HP
4 1 (12.50%) Juniper
4 1 (12.50%) Nokia
4 1 (12.50%) SolarWinds