The table below looks at the statistics for BGP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Stoke-on-Trent region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BGP over the 3 months to 28 April 2016 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.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank 10 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing BGP 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 4.11% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 37.50% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Average daily rate £450 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £360 £400
% change year-on-year
+0.69% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £46.92 £40.00 £180.00
% change year-on-year
+17.28% -77.77%
BGP
Staffordshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Stoke-on-Trent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
8 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 10.96% 5.26% 10.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 4
Average daily rate £450 £450 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +50.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £430 £272
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £470 £335
UK excluding London average daily rate £364 £342 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.43% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
- +46.34%

BGP
Jobs Demand Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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

BGP Jobs Demand Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

BGP
Daily Rate Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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

BGP Daily Rate Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

BGP
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Stoke-on-Trent 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%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) CCNA
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (100.00%) MPLS
1 3 (100.00%) NGN
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco IOS
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Prime
1 3 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 3 (100.00%) IOS XR
2 1 (33.33%) Telecoms

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Stoke-on-Trent 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%) Cisco IOS
1 3 (100.00%) IOS XR
1 3 (100.00%) MPLS
1 3 (100.00%) NGN
General
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco Consultant
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco Support
1 2 (66.67%) Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Network Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Network Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Support Consultant
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Mentoring
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) CCNA
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco