The table below looks at the statistics for BGP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BGP over the 3 months to 29 July 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank 24 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing BGP 7 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 3.32% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 21.21% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Median daily rate £325 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
-3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £45.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £46.92 £47.83 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-1.91% +19.57%
BGP
West Midlands

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

Communications & Networking Category
Staffordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
33 29 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 15.64% 18.01% 9.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 18 2
Median daily rate £325 £363 £175
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.34% +107.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £146 £151 £111
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £400 £239
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 4
Median hourly rate £46.00 £14.40 £10.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+219.44% +37.14%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £21.53 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+50.98% +7.62%

BGP
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

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

BGP Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

BGP
Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

BGP Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

BGP
Daily Rate Histogram in Staffordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing BGP across the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 29 July 2016.

BGP Daily Rate Histogram in Staffordshire

BGP
Hourly Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

BGP Hourly Rate Trend in Staffordshire

BGP
Contract Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BGP within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 29 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Stafford - 4 - -
Stoke-on-Trent - 1 £500 -
BGP
West Midlands

BGP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for BGP.

1 10 (100.00%) Cisco
1 10 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (70.00%) CCNA
3 6 (60.00%) CCNP
3 6 (60.00%) CheckPoint
3 6 (60.00%) Cisco Prime
3 6 (60.00%) Firewall
3 6 (60.00%) Cisco IOS
4 5 (50.00%) VoIP
4 5 (50.00%) OSPF
5 4 (40.00%) Wireless
5 4 (40.00%) CCDP
5 4 (40.00%) MPLS
5 4 (40.00%) Juniper
5 4 (40.00%) Network Security
5 4 (40.00%) NGN
5 4 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (40.00%) Mentoring
5 4 (40.00%) IOS XR
6 3 (30.00%) Wi-Fi
6 3 (30.00%) Internet
6 3 (30.00%) HP
6 3 (30.00%) Dell
6 3 (30.00%) DHCP
6 3 (30.00%) VPN
6 3 (30.00%) DNS
6 3 (30.00%) IPsec
6 3 (30.00%) CESG
6 3 (30.00%) Network Design
6 3 (30.00%) JNCIA

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire 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 6 (60.00%) Cisco IOS
1 6 (60.00%) Firewall
2 5 (50.00%) OSPF
2 5 (50.00%) VoIP
3 4 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (40.00%) IOS XR
3 4 (40.00%) MPLS
3 4 (40.00%) Network Security
3 4 (40.00%) NGN
3 4 (40.00%) Wireless
4 3 (30.00%) DHCP
4 3 (30.00%) DNS
4 3 (30.00%) Internet
4 3 (30.00%) IPsec
4 3 (30.00%) VPN
4 3 (30.00%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
General
1 2 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Administrator
1 3 (30.00%) Cisco Consultant
1 3 (30.00%) Cisco Engineer
1 3 (30.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
1 3 (30.00%) Consultant
1 3 (30.00%) Network Administrator
1 3 (30.00%) Network Engineer
1 3 (30.00%) Senior Network Administrator
2 2 (20.00%) Cisco Network Consultant
2 2 (20.00%) Cisco Support
2 2 (20.00%) Network Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco Wireless Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Cisco Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Support Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Wireless Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Wireless Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) CESG
2 2 (20.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Mentoring
2 3 (30.00%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
2 3 (30.00%) Network Design
2 3 (30.00%) Project Planning
Qualifications
1 10 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (70.00%) CCNA
3 6 (60.00%) CCNP
4 4 (40.00%) CCDP
5 3 (30.00%) JNCIA
5 3 (30.00%) JNCIP
6 2 (20.00%) SC Cleared
6 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 6 (60.00%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Cisco
2 6 (60.00%) CheckPoint
3 4 (40.00%) Juniper
4 3 (30.00%) Dell
4 3 (30.00%) HP