The table below looks at the statistics for BGP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Shropshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BGP over the 3 months to 17 September 2014 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
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank 18 11 22
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +11
Contract jobs citing BGP 9 7 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 5.88% 9.33% 1.75%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.98% 21.21% 15.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 1
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- £380 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £365 £325
% change year-on-year
-4.10% +12.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £38.75 £29.50
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +31.35%
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
53 33 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 34.64% 44.00% 11.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 15 8
Average daily rate £330 £380 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.15% +5.55%
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.15% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 0
Average hourly rate £20.00 £14.63 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.75% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
- -10.00%

BGP
Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing BGP across the Shropshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BGP within the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Telford -7 8 - - 1
BGP
West Midlands

BGP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Shropshire 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 9 (100.00%) Cisco
1 9 (100.00%) Nokia
1 9 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 9 (100.00%) OSPF
1 9 (100.00%) Firewall
1 9 (100.00%) BIG-IP
1 9 (100.00%) F5
1 9 (100.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 8 (88.89%) Cisco Nexus
2 8 (88.89%) Network Architecture
2 8 (88.89%) Network Management
2 8 (88.89%) Network Monitoring
2 8 (88.89%) Fortinet
2 8 (88.89%) Load Balancing
2 8 (88.89%) Juniper
2 8 (88.89%) CSS
2 8 (88.89%) ITIL
3 7 (77.78%) BMC
3 7 (77.78%) Riverbed
3 7 (77.78%) SolarWinds
3 7 (77.78%) Visualisation
3 7 (77.78%) OPNET
3 7 (77.78%) User Experience
4 6 (66.67%) CCNP
4 6 (66.67%) CCNA
4 6 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (44.44%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (44.44%) Security Cleared
6 3 (33.33%) Middleware
7 1 (11.11%) MPLS

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Shropshire 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 9 (100.00%) OSPF
1 9 (100.00%) Firewall
1 9 (100.00%) BIG-IP
1 9 (100.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 8 (88.89%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (11.11%) MPLS
3 1 (11.11%) LAN
3 1 (11.11%) WAN
3 1 (11.11%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (11.11%) BT 21CN
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Network Specialist
2 6 (66.67%) Monitoring Specialist
3 3 (33.33%) Network Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Design Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Network Design Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Network Monitoring Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Implementation Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Network Implementation Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Monitoring Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (88.89%) CSS
2 3 (33.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (77.78%) Visualisation
1 7 (77.78%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Network Architecture
1 8 (88.89%) Network Management
1 8 (88.89%) Network Monitoring
1 8 (88.89%) Load Balancing
1 8 (88.89%) ITIL
2 4 (44.44%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (11.11%) Change Management
3 1 (11.11%) Network Design
3 1 (11.11%) Performance Monitoring
Qualifications
1 6 (66.67%) CCNP
1 6 (66.67%) CCNA
1 6 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (44.44%) Security Cleared
3 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
Systems Management
1 7 (77.78%) OPNET
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Cisco
1 9 (100.00%) Nokia
1 9 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 9 (100.00%) F5
2 8 (88.89%) Fortinet
2 8 (88.89%) Juniper
3 7 (77.78%) BMC
3 7 (77.78%) Riverbed
3 7 (77.78%) SolarWinds
4 1 (11.11%) BT
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