The table below looks at the statistics for BGP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BGP over the 3 months to 30 May 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank 86 85 92
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +7
Contract jobs citing BGP 9 3 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.69% 0.24% 0.50%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.06% 1.10% 3.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 4
Median daily rate £380 £340 £483
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% -29.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £234 £403
10% offered a daily rate of more than £382 £388 £515
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.83 £40.00 -
% change year-on-year
+19.57% -
BGP
South East

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

Communications & Networking Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
294 272 232
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 22.43% 21.37% 16.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 176 158 94
Median daily rate £400 £375 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £190 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+8.82% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 18 24
Median hourly rate £23.00 £18.25 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.02% +30.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.41 £13.75 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.90 £50.61 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £26.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+11.53% +44.44%

BGP
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

BGP Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

BGP
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

BGP Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

BGP
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

BGP Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

BGP
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BGP within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 30 May 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
Redhill +2 5 £380 +83.13%
Camberley - 1 £250 - 3
BGP
South East

BGP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 30 May 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 Surrey region with a requirement for BGP.

1 25 (100.00%) Cisco
1 25 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 22 (88.00%) MPLS
3 20 (80.00%) OSPF
4 14 (56.00%) Wireless
4 14 (56.00%) CCNA
5 13 (52.00%) Cisco Nexus
6 12 (48.00%) Data Centre
6 12 (48.00%) LAN
7 11 (44.00%) Juniper
8 10 (40.00%) Firewall
9 9 (36.00%) Telecoms
9 9 (36.00%) CCNP
9 9 (36.00%) VPN
9 9 (36.00%) WAN
9 9 (36.00%) F5
10 8 (32.00%) Degree
10 8 (32.00%) SolarWinds
10 8 (32.00%) DHCP
10 8 (32.00%) ITIL
10 8 (32.00%) DNS
10 8 (32.00%) SSL
10 8 (32.00%) Cisco Prime
10 8 (32.00%) IPsec
11 6 (24.00%) Wi-Fi
11 6 (24.00%) Network Design
11 6 (24.00%) EIGRP
11 6 (24.00%) CCIE
11 6 (24.00%) Load Balancing
12 5 (20.00%) Mathematics

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey 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 22 (88.00%) MPLS
2 20 (80.00%) OSPF
3 14 (56.00%) Wireless
4 13 (52.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 12 (48.00%) LAN
6 10 (40.00%) Firewall
7 9 (36.00%) VPN
7 9 (36.00%) WAN
8 8 (32.00%) DHCP
8 8 (32.00%) DNS
8 8 (32.00%) IPsec
8 8 (32.00%) SSL
9 6 (24.00%) EIGRP
9 6 (24.00%) Wi-Fi
10 5 (20.00%) 3G
10 5 (20.00%) 4G
10 5 (20.00%) DDNS
10 5 (20.00%) DSL
10 5 (20.00%) Ethernet
10 5 (20.00%) TACACS
General
1 9 (36.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (12.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (68.00%) Network Engineer
2 11 (44.00%) Cisco Engineer
3 7 (28.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 6 (24.00%) Senior Network Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) Cisco Support
5 3 (12.00%) Cisco Support Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) Design Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) IP Design Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) IP Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) Network Support
5 3 (12.00%) Network Support Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) Security Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) Senior Cisco Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) Support Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Cisco Field Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Field Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Network Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 12 (48.00%) Data Centre
2 5 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 5 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 5 (20.00%) Mathematics
3 3 (12.00%) Driving Licence
3 3 (12.00%) e-Health
4 2 (8.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.00%) CatOS
2 2 (8.00%) Linux
2 2 (8.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (32.00%) ITIL
2 6 (24.00%) Load Balancing
2 6 (24.00%) Network Design
3 5 (20.00%) Change Control
3 5 (20.00%) Information Management
3 5 (20.00%) Migration
3 5 (20.00%) Operations Management
4 3 (12.00%) Change Management
4 3 (12.00%) Network Management
5 2 (8.00%) Kalman Filter
5 2 (8.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (8.00%) WAN Optimisation
5 2 (8.00%) Web Filtering
6 1 (4.00%) Data Protection
6 1 (4.00%) Logistics
Qualifications
1 25 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (56.00%) CCNA
3 9 (36.00%) CCNP
4 8 (32.00%) Degree
5 6 (24.00%) CCIE
6 4 (16.00%) JNCIA
6 4 (16.00%) JNCIS
7 3 (12.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 8 (32.00%) Cisco Prime
2 5 (20.00%) SolarWinds Orion
3 3 (12.00%) OpenView
Vendors
1 25 (100.00%) Cisco
2 11 (44.00%) Juniper
3 9 (36.00%) F5
4 8 (32.00%) SolarWinds
5 3 (12.00%) Aruba
5 3 (12.00%) HP
5 3 (12.00%) Huawei
5 3 (12.00%) NetQoS
5 3 (12.00%) NetScout
5 3 (12.00%) Riverbed
6 2 (8.00%) Barracuda Networks
6 2 (8.00%) Ericsson
6 2 (8.00%) Forcepoint
6 2 (8.00%) Palo Alto
7 1 (4.00%) CheckPoint