The table below looks at the statistics for BGP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BGP over the 3 months to 22 February 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Hampshire / Southampton
Rank 30 37 -
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -
Contract jobs citing BGP 1 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 0.39% 0.76% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.38% 2.82% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Median daily rate £200 £320 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-37.50% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £363 £356
% change year-on-year
-11.72% +1.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £43.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-30.23% +43.33%

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

Communications & Networking Category
Southampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
42 71 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 16.22% 27.00% 17.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 48 47
Median daily rate £365 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.28% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £275 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £488 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 6
Median hourly rate £15.36 £32.75 £13.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-53.11% +138.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £32.75 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.60 £32.75 £23.13
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £30.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-28.33% +13.20%

BGP
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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

BGP Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

BGP
Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

BGP Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

BGP
Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

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

BGP Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

BGP
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 22 February 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 Southampton region with a requirement for BGP.

1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) SNA
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) CCNA
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (100.00%) OSPF
1 1 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (100.00%) FlexPod

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) OSPF
1 1 (100.00%) SNA
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Network Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Network Support
1 1 (100.00%) Network Support Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) FlexPod
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CCNA
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco