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 4 December 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank 40 - 15
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing BGP 5 0 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 1.56% - 9.36%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.49% - 29.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 8
Median daily rate £475 - £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.61 £44.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-32.70% +46.66%
BGP
West Midlands

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
77 20 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 24.06% 7.81% 31.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 7 22
Median daily rate £375 £300 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £250 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £375 £410
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 6
Median hourly rate - £13.13 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -34.37%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £22.69
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -0.83%

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 4 December 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
Telford - 5 £475 - 3
BGP
West Midlands

BGP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 4 December 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 Shropshire region with a requirement for BGP.

1 11 (100.00%) Cisco
1 11 (100.00%) OSPF
2 10 (90.91%) Firewall
2 10 (90.91%) Fortinet
2 10 (90.91%) CheckPoint
3 7 (63.64%) Load Balancing
3 7 (63.64%) F5
3 7 (63.64%) Cisco Nexus
4 6 (54.55%) Network Management
4 6 (54.55%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 6 (54.55%) Network Monitoring
4 6 (54.55%) User Experience
4 6 (54.55%) ITIL V3
4 6 (54.55%) SolarWinds
4 6 (54.55%) BIG-IP
4 6 (54.55%) OPNET
4 6 (54.55%) Juniper
4 6 (54.55%) BMC
4 6 (54.55%) Nokia
4 6 (54.55%) CSS
4 6 (54.55%) ITIL
5 5 (45.45%) Security Cleared
5 5 (45.45%) Riverbed
5 5 (45.45%) Network Architecture
5 5 (45.45%) Data Centre
6 4 (36.36%) Mentoring
6 4 (36.36%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (36.36%) SC Cleared
6 4 (36.36%) Visualisation
6 4 (36.36%) Middleware

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 3 (27.27%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (100.00%) OSPF
2 10 (90.91%) Firewall
3 7 (63.64%) Cisco Nexus
4 6 (54.55%) BIG-IP
4 6 (54.55%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 4 (36.36%) WAN
6 3 (27.27%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (9.09%) EIGRP
7 1 (9.09%) Ethernet
7 1 (9.09%) Gigabit Ethernet
7 1 (9.09%) HSRP
7 1 (9.09%) LAN
7 1 (9.09%) MPLS
7 1 (9.09%) SSL
7 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
7 1 (9.09%) Unified Communications
7 1 (9.09%) VPN
7 1 (9.09%) VRRP
7 1 (9.09%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Network Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) Monitoring Specialist
2 4 (36.36%) Network Monitoring Specialist
2 4 (36.36%) Network Specialist
3 3 (27.27%) Design Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) Implementation Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) Network Design Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) Network Implementation Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Monitoring Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Network Monitoring Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Head of Networks
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (54.55%) CSS
2 4 (36.36%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (54.55%) User Experience
2 5 (45.45%) Data Centre
3 4 (36.36%) Visualisation
4 2 (18.18%) CMDB
5 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (9.09%) PKI
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Load Balancing
2 6 (54.55%) ITIL
2 6 (54.55%) ITIL V3
2 6 (54.55%) Network Management
2 6 (54.55%) Network Monitoring
3 5 (45.45%) Network Architecture
4 4 (36.36%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (36.36%) Mentoring
4 4 (36.36%) Network Design
5 2 (18.18%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (9.09%) Application Performance Monitoring
6 1 (9.09%) Coaching
6 1 (9.09%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (9.09%) Product Management
6 1 (9.09%) Web Filtering
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) Security Cleared
2 4 (36.36%) SC Cleared
3 3 (27.27%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (18.18%) CCIE
4 2 (18.18%) CCNP
5 1 (9.09%) CCNA
Systems Management
1 6 (54.55%) OPNET
2 1 (9.09%) OpenView
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) Cisco
2 10 (90.91%) CheckPoint
2 10 (90.91%) Fortinet
3 7 (63.64%) F5
4 6 (54.55%) BMC
4 6 (54.55%) Juniper
4 6 (54.55%) Nokia
4 6 (54.55%) SolarWinds
5 5 (45.45%) Riverbed
6 3 (27.27%) Aruba
6 3 (27.27%) Blue Coat
6 3 (27.27%) Oracle
7 1 (9.09%) HP
7 1 (9.09%) Intel Security