The table below looks at the statistics for BGP skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BGP over the 3 months to 19 January 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
England / South East
Rank 169 185 182
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -3
Contract jobs citing BGP 64 71 77
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.88% 0.85% 0.83%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.14% 4.32% 4.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 28 39
Median daily rate £413 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.85% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £440 £505
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £351 £350
% change year-on-year
-0.35% +0.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 0
Median hourly rate £21.50 £45.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-52.22% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £45.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-33.33% +50.00%

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

Communications & Networking Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1547 1645 1880
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 21.31% 19.70% 20.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 897 896 910
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
- +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 91 98 111
Median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £14.58 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £52.50 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.50 £30.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +25.00%

BGP
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

BGP Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

BGP
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

BGP Daily Rate Trend in the South East

BGP
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing BGP across the South East region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017.

BGP Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

BGP
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

BGP Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

BGP
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BGP within the South East region over the 3 months to 19 January 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
Berkshire +7 30 £338 -3.57% 2
Hampshire +19 16 £450 +12.50% 3
Buckinghamshire 0 10 £500 +45.98% 2
Surrey +9 4 - - 3
Oxfordshire - 2 - - 5
BGP
England

BGP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 19 January 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 South East region with a requirement for BGP.

1 94 (93.07%) Cisco
2 80 (79.21%) OSPF
3 59 (58.42%) Cisco Certification
4 51 (50.50%) Cisco Nexus
5 50 (49.50%) MPLS
6 49 (48.51%) Juniper
6 49 (48.51%) CCNP
7 42 (41.58%) WAN
7 42 (41.58%) Firewall
8 40 (39.60%) Data Centre
9 31 (30.69%) LAN
10 29 (28.71%) VPN
10 29 (28.71%) Cisco ASA
11 28 (27.72%) F5
12 27 (26.73%) CCNA
13 26 (25.74%) Security Cleared
14 25 (24.75%) Telecoms
15 21 (20.79%) DNS
15 21 (20.79%) SC Cleared
16 18 (17.82%) VLAN
16 18 (17.82%) VMware
17 17 (16.83%) SNMP
18 15 (14.85%) SAN
18 15 (14.85%) CheckPoint
19 14 (13.86%) EIGRP
19 14 (13.86%) TCP/IP
19 14 (13.86%) Load Balancing
19 14 (13.86%) Cisco IOS
19 14 (13.86%) Network Security
20 12 (11.88%) Windows

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (2.97%) MS Exchange
2 2 (1.98%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (0.99%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (0.99%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (1.98%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.99%) MS Office
2 1 (0.99%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.98%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 80 (79.21%) OSPF
2 51 (50.50%) Cisco Nexus
3 50 (49.50%) MPLS
4 42 (41.58%) Firewall
4 42 (41.58%) WAN
5 31 (30.69%) LAN
6 29 (28.71%) Cisco ASA
6 29 (28.71%) VPN
7 21 (20.79%) DNS
8 18 (17.82%) VLAN
9 17 (16.83%) SNMP
10 15 (14.85%) SAN
11 14 (13.86%) Cisco IOS
11 14 (13.86%) EIGRP
11 14 (13.86%) Network Security
11 14 (13.86%) TCP/IP
12 12 (11.88%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
13 11 (10.89%) Ethernet
13 11 (10.89%) Internet
13 11 (10.89%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 2 (1.98%) JMeter
2 1 (0.99%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 25 (24.75%) Telecoms
2 2 (1.98%) Billing
2 2 (1.98%) Finance
2 2 (1.98%) Retail
3 1 (0.99%) Back Office
3 1 (0.99%) Banking
3 1 (0.99%) Electronics
3 1 (0.99%) Legal
3 1 (0.99%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 41 (40.59%) Network Engineer
2 15 (14.85%) Architect
2 15 (14.85%) Cisco Engineer
3 13 (12.87%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 9 (8.91%) Consultant
4 9 (8.91%) IP Engineer
4 9 (8.91%) IP Network Engineer
4 9 (8.91%) Network Architect
5 8 (7.92%) Security Engineer
6 7 (6.93%) Analyst
6 7 (6.93%) Network Security Engineer
6 7 (6.93%) Network Support
6 7 (6.93%) Support Engineer
7 6 (5.94%) Cisco Security Engineer
7 6 (5.94%) Firewall Architect
7 6 (5.94%) Network Support Engineer
7 6 (5.94%) NOC Engineer
8 5 (4.95%) Network Security Architect
8 5 (4.95%) Security Architect
8 5 (4.95%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.97%) Middleware
2 1 (0.99%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 40 (39.60%) Data Centre
2 8 (7.92%) PKI
3 3 (2.97%) EMC VMAX
3 3 (2.97%) EMC VNX
3 3 (2.97%) IPTV
3 3 (2.97%) Management Information System
3 3 (2.97%) Over-the-Top Content
3 3 (2.97%) STB
3 3 (2.97%) Video on Demand
4 2 (1.98%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.98%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (0.99%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.99%) Cryptography
5 1 (0.99%) Cyber Defence
5 1 (0.99%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (0.99%) Driving Licence
5 1 (0.99%) e-Health
5 1 (0.99%) Mathematics
5 1 (0.99%) PMI
5 1 (0.99%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 12 (11.88%) Windows
2 10 (9.90%) Linux
3 5 (4.95%) Unix
4 3 (2.97%) Android
5 2 (1.98%) AIX
5 2 (1.98%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.99%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.99%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (13.86%) Load Balancing
2 11 (10.89%) ITIL
3 8 (7.92%) CRM
4 7 (6.93%) Change Management
4 7 (6.93%) Network Management
5 6 (5.94%) Network Design
6 5 (4.95%) High Availability
6 5 (4.95%) Migration
6 5 (4.95%) Service Delivery
7 3 (2.97%) Enterprise Architecture
7 3 (2.97%) Infrastructure Monitoring
7 3 (2.97%) Network Architecture
7 3 (2.97%) Translating Business Requirements
8 2 (1.98%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (1.98%) Change Control
8 2 (1.98%) Information Management
8 2 (1.98%) Operations Management
8 2 (1.98%) Presales
8 2 (1.98%) Virtual Infrastructure
8 2 (1.98%) WAN Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 2 (1.98%) C
Qualifications
1 59 (58.42%) Cisco Certification
2 49 (48.51%) CCNP
3 27 (26.73%) CCNA
4 26 (25.74%) Security Cleared
5 21 (20.79%) SC Cleared
6 10 (9.90%) CCIE
7 8 (7.92%) JNCIS
8 7 (6.93%) CCDP
8 7 (6.93%) JNCIA
9 6 (5.94%) CCIP
10 2 (1.98%) Degree
10 2 (1.98%) DV Cleared
10 2 (1.98%) JNCIP
11 1 (0.99%) BC Cleared
11 1 (0.99%) BPSS Clearance
11 1 (0.99%) CCDA
11 1 (0.99%) CCVP
11 1 (0.99%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (8.91%) SLA
2 1 (0.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 9 (8.91%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (3.96%) VMware ESX
3 3 (2.97%) EMC RecoverPoint
3 3 (2.97%) Hyper-V
3 3 (2.97%) vCloud
3 3 (2.97%) vSphere
4 2 (1.98%) Active Directory
4 2 (1.98%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.99%) DFS Replication
5 1 (0.99%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 4 (3.96%) Cisco Prime
1 4 (3.96%) Nagios
2 3 (2.97%) vRealize
3 2 (1.98%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (1.98%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (0.99%) HP SIM
4 1 (0.99%) Nessus
4 1 (0.99%) OpenView
Vendors
1 94 (93.07%) Cisco
2 49 (48.51%) Juniper
3 28 (27.72%) F5
4 18 (17.82%) VMware
5 15 (14.85%) CheckPoint
6 11 (10.89%) Huawei
7 10 (9.90%) Palo Alto
8 9 (8.91%) HP
8 9 (8.91%) Microsoft
9 7 (6.93%) Riverbed
10 6 (5.94%) Brocade
10 6 (5.94%) EMC
11 4 (3.96%) Extreme Networks
11 4 (3.96%) SolarWinds
12 3 (2.97%) 3PAR
12 3 (2.97%) Mitel
13 2 (1.98%) Barracuda Networks
13 2 (1.98%) Citrix
13 2 (1.98%) Fortinet
13 2 (1.98%) Tandberg
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