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 26 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank 56 25 -
Rank change year-on-year
-31 -
Contract jobs citing BGP 8 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 2.21% 0.59% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 17.02% 1.89% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Median daily rate £371 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £345 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.07% -13.75%
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
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
47 53 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 12.98% 31.18% 12.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 31 9
Median daily rate £380 £400 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% -4.76%
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £17.69 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £26.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+11.53% +40.54%

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 26 May 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 -22 8 £371 -
BGP
West Midlands

BGP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 26 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 Shropshire region with a requirement for BGP.

1 8 (100.00%) Cisco
1 8 (100.00%) Nokia
1 8 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 8 (100.00%) OSPF
1 8 (100.00%) Firewall
1 8 (100.00%) BIG-IP
1 8 (100.00%) F5
1 8 (100.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 6 (75.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 6 (75.00%) Load Balancing
2 6 (75.00%) Network Management
2 6 (75.00%) Fortinet
3 5 (62.50%) Security Cleared
4 4 (50.00%) Riverbed
4 4 (50.00%) SolarWinds
4 4 (50.00%) Network Design
4 4 (50.00%) Intrusion Detection
4 4 (50.00%) OPNET
4 4 (50.00%) Cisco Prime
4 4 (50.00%) Juniper
4 4 (50.00%) BMC
4 4 (50.00%) CSS
4 4 (50.00%) ITIL
4 4 (50.00%) Network Architecture
4 4 (50.00%) SC Cleared
4 4 (50.00%) ITIL V3
4 4 (50.00%) Network Monitoring
4 4 (50.00%) User Experience
4 4 (50.00%) Data Centre
5 3 (37.50%) CCNA

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:

Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 8 (100.00%) BIG-IP
1 8 (100.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 8 (100.00%) Firewall
1 8 (100.00%) OSPF
2 6 (75.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 4 (50.00%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (25.00%) LAN
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Network Engineer
2 4 (50.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 4 (50.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 4 (50.00%) Design Engineer
2 4 (50.00%) Implementation Engineer
2 4 (50.00%) Network Design Engineer
2 4 (50.00%) Network Implementation Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Cisco Design Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Cisco Network Design Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Monitoring Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Monitoring Specialist
3 2 (25.00%) Network Monitoring Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Network Monitoring Specialist
3 2 (25.00%) Network Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) CSS
2 2 (25.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Data Centre
1 4 (50.00%) User Experience
2 2 (25.00%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Load Balancing
1 6 (75.00%) Network Management
2 4 (50.00%) ITIL
2 4 (50.00%) ITIL V3
2 4 (50.00%) Network Architecture
2 4 (50.00%) Network Design
2 4 (50.00%) Network Monitoring
3 2 (25.00%) Change Management
3 2 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (12.50%) Performance Monitoring
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) Security Cleared
2 4 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 3 (37.50%) CCNA
3 3 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (25.00%) CCDP
5 1 (12.50%) CCNP
Systems Management
1 4 (50.00%) Cisco Prime
1 4 (50.00%) OPNET
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco
1 8 (100.00%) F5
1 8 (100.00%) Nokia
2 6 (75.00%) Fortinet
3 4 (50.00%) BMC
3 4 (50.00%) Juniper
3 4 (50.00%) Riverbed
3 4 (50.00%) SolarWinds
4 2 (25.00%) BT
4 2 (25.00%) Fujitsu