The table below looks at the statistics for BGP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BGP over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank - 32 -
Contract jobs citing BGP 0 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough - 2.27% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 6.48% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Average daily rate - £263 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £369
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -5.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.00 £30.00 £180.00
% change year-on-year
+43.33% -83.33%
BGP
Berkshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Slough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
46 108 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 18.25% 34.95% 24.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 57 26
Average daily rate £353 £335 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.22% +21.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £250 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £458 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 5
Average hourly rate £18.00 £32.50 £33.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.61% -3.70%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+13.20% +26.19%

BGP
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing BGP across the Slough region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

BGP Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

BGP
Daily Rate Trend in Slough

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

BGP Daily Rate Trend in Slough

BGP
Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

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

BGP Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

BGP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Slough 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 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) CCNP
1 2 (100.00%) Internet
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) VLAN
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Juniper
2 1 (50.00%) DMZ
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco PIX
2 1 (50.00%) Network Security
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Cacti
2 1 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (50.00%) 4G
2 1 (50.00%) Wireless
2 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (50.00%) 2G
2 1 (50.00%) JNCIP
2 1 (50.00%) JNCIE
2 1 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (50.00%) 3G
2 1 (50.00%) MPLS

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Slough 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Internet
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) VLAN
2 1 (50.00%) 2G
2 1 (50.00%) 3G
2 1 (50.00%) 4G
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco PIX
2 1 (50.00%) DHCP
2 1 (50.00%) DMZ
2 1 (50.00%) Ethernet
2 1 (50.00%) L2TP
2 1 (50.00%) MPLS
2 1 (50.00%) Network Security
2 1 (50.00%) OSPF
2 1 (50.00%) VoIP
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) Wireless
General
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Support
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) LAN Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) LAN/WAN Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) WAN Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) CCNP
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (50.00%) CCIE
2 1 (50.00%) CCNA
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (50.00%) JNCIE
2 1 (50.00%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Cacti
1 1 (50.00%) OpenView
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) Juniper
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft