The table below looks at the statistics for BGP skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BGP over the 3 months to 24 October 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank 40 44 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Contract jobs citing BGP 3 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 0.80% 0.56% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.95% 3.85% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate
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£358 £375 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.66% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £362 £340
% change year-on-year
-3.18% +6.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £37.25 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £37.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +19.04%
BGP
Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
South Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
76 52 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 20.21% 14.57% 14.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 28 20
Average daily rate £288 £300 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.16% -22.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £198 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £503 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £325 £340
% change year-on-year
+6.15% -4.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 8 7
Average hourly rate £36.50 £13.00 £27.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+180.76% -51.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.21 £12.44 £15.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £26.25 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%

BGP
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

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

BGP Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

BGP
Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

BGP Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

BGP
Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

BGP Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

BGP
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BGP within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 October 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
Sheffield +4 2 - - 2
BGP
Yorkshire

BGP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 3 (100.00%) HP
1 3 (100.00%) MPLS
1 3 (100.00%) OSPF
2 2 (66.67%) Security Management
2 2 (66.67%) Wireless
2 2 (66.67%) BT
2 2 (66.67%) Configuration Management
2 2 (66.67%) EIGRP
2 2 (66.67%) TACACS
2 2 (66.67%) CA
2 2 (66.67%) RIP
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) FIX Protocol
2 2 (66.67%) Fault Management
2 2 (66.67%) Performance Management
2 2 (66.67%) ProCurve
2 2 (66.67%) Riverbed
2 2 (66.67%) Network Management
2 2 (66.67%) Capacity Management
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (66.67%) CA Spectrum
2 2 (66.67%) e-Health
2 2 (66.67%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (33.33%) LAN
3 1 (33.33%) Network Design
3 1 (33.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (33.33%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 1 (33.33%) FCoE
3 1 (33.33%) F5
3 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 3 (100.00%) MPLS
1 3 (100.00%) OSPF
2 2 (66.67%) EIGRP
2 2 (66.67%) TACACS
2 2 (66.67%) Wireless
2 2 (66.67%) RIP
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (33.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (33.33%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 1 (33.33%) LAN
3 1 (33.33%) FCoE
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Design Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Network Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) e-Health
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Fault Management
1 2 (66.67%) Performance Management
1 2 (66.67%) Network Management
1 2 (66.67%) Capacity Management
1 2 (66.67%) Network Monitoring
1 2 (66.67%) Configuration Management
1 2 (66.67%) Security Management
2 1 (33.33%) Network Design
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) CCNP
1 1 (33.33%) CCNA
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) CA Spectrum
2 1 (33.33%) OpenView
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) CA
2 2 (66.67%) BT
2 2 (66.67%) ProCurve
2 2 (66.67%) Riverbed
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) F5
3 1 (33.33%) CheckPoint
3 1 (33.33%) Juniper