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 28 September 2016 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank - 42 46
Contract jobs citing BGP 0 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton - 0.29% 0.56%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 1.64% 2.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Median daily rate - £300 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -10.44%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £348
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.25 £47.83 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-7.48% +36.65%
BGP
Hampshire

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
40 61 88
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 18.43% 17.89% 24.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 42 63
Median daily rate £400 £338 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.51% -4.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £253 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £388 £435
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £360 £345
% change year-on-year
+2.77% +4.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 10 3
Median hourly rate £11.25 £45.00 £25.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-75.00% +74.75%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £21.01 £22.85
% change year-on-year
+38.06% -8.05%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, 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 2 (100.00%) MPLS
1 2 (100.00%) OSPF
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) Juniper
1 2 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (50.00%) FabricPath
2 1 (50.00%) TRILL
2 1 (50.00%) Lisp
2 1 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (50.00%) SMTP
2 1 (50.00%) FTP
2 1 (50.00%) HTTP
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) HTTPS
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) IBM
2 1 (50.00%) IPv4
2 1 (50.00%) IPv6
2 1 (50.00%) CCIE
2 1 (50.00%) CCNP
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (50.00%) EIGRP
2 1 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) IPsec
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Migration

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 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) MPLS
1 2 (100.00%) OSPF
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) EIGRP
2 1 (50.00%) FabricPath
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) FTP
2 1 (50.00%) HTTP
2 1 (50.00%) HTTPS
2 1 (50.00%) IPsec
2 1 (50.00%) IPv4
2 1 (50.00%) IPv6
2 1 (50.00%) SMTP
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) TRILL
2 1 (50.00%) VLAN
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Network Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Data Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Network Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Network Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (50.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 1 (50.00%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Change Management
1 1 (50.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Lisp
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) CCIE
1 1 (50.00%) CCNP
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Juniper
2 1 (50.00%) Brocade
2 1 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) IBM
2 1 (50.00%) VMware