The table below looks at the statistics for BGP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BGP over the 3 months to 12 February 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.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank 84 73 87
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +14
Contract jobs citing BGP 14 17 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 1.16% 1.19% 0.38%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.47% 5.57% 2.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 5 2
Average daily rate £283 £293 £408
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.41% -28.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £285 £402
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £326 £414
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £43.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.00 £30.00 £180.00
% change year-on-year
+43.33% -83.33%
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
313 305 210
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 25.98% 21.36% 16.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 177 146 96
Average daily rate £388 £325 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.23% -5.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £257 £185 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £491 £478
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 14 21
Average hourly rate £43.00 £20.00 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+115.00% +8.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £16.96 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £45.11 £107.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +23.80%

BGP
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing BGP across the Surrey region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing BGP across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

BGP Daily Rate Histogram 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BGP within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 12 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Guildford +3 2 - -
Reigate -3 2 - - 2
Redhill - 1 - -
BGP
South East

BGP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 21 (100.00%) Cisco
2 19 (90.48%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (90.48%) MPLS
3 16 (76.19%) OSPF
4 12 (57.14%) Wireless
5 11 (52.38%) VPN
6 10 (47.62%) Firewall
7 9 (42.86%) DNS
7 9 (42.86%) LAN
7 9 (42.86%) DHCP
7 9 (42.86%) Cisco Nexus
8 8 (38.10%) F5
8 8 (38.10%) WAN
8 8 (38.10%) Juniper
9 7 (33.33%) Migration
9 7 (33.33%) CCNP
9 7 (33.33%) CCNA
9 7 (33.33%) ITIL
9 7 (33.33%) Data Centre
10 6 (28.57%) SolarWinds
10 6 (28.57%) Load Balancing
10 6 (28.57%) SSL
10 6 (28.57%) CCIE
10 6 (28.57%) CiscoWorks
10 6 (28.57%) Network Design
10 6 (28.57%) Telecoms
10 6 (28.57%) EIGRP
11 5 (23.81%) IPsec
11 5 (23.81%) Degree
12 4 (19.05%) Computer Science

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 19 (90.48%) MPLS
2 16 (76.19%) OSPF
3 12 (57.14%) Wireless
4 11 (52.38%) VPN
5 10 (47.62%) Firewall
6 9 (42.86%) Cisco Nexus
6 9 (42.86%) DHCP
6 9 (42.86%) DNS
6 9 (42.86%) LAN
7 8 (38.10%) WAN
8 6 (28.57%) EIGRP
8 6 (28.57%) SSL
9 5 (23.81%) IPsec
10 4 (19.05%) IPv6
10 4 (19.05%) RIP
10 4 (19.05%) TCP/IP
11 3 (14.29%) DDNS
11 3 (14.29%) DSL
11 3 (14.29%) Ethernet
11 3 (14.29%) SNMP
General
1 6 (28.57%) Telecoms
2 3 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (52.38%) Network Engineer
2 8 (38.10%) Cisco Engineer
3 6 (28.57%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) Cisco Support
4 3 (14.29%) Cisco Support Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) Design Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) IP Design Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) IP Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) Network Support
4 3 (14.29%) Network Support Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) Senior Network Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) Support Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Cisco Architect
5 2 (9.52%) Cisco Field Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Cisco Network Architect
5 2 (9.52%) Senior Architect
5 2 (9.52%) Senior Cisco Architect
5 2 (9.52%) Senior Cisco Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Senior Cisco Network Architect
Miscellaneous
1 7 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 4 (19.05%) Computer Science
3 3 (14.29%) e-Health
3 3 (14.29%) Management Information System
4 2 (9.52%) Mathematics
4 2 (9.52%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 3 (14.29%) CatOS
2 2 (9.52%) Linux
2 2 (9.52%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (33.33%) ITIL
1 7 (33.33%) Migration
2 6 (28.57%) Load Balancing
2 6 (28.57%) Network Design
3 3 (14.29%) Change Control
3 3 (14.29%) Change Management
3 3 (14.29%) Information Management
3 3 (14.29%) Network Management
3 3 (14.29%) Operations Management
4 2 (9.52%) Information Security
4 2 (9.52%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (9.52%) Network Architecture
4 2 (9.52%) TOGAF
4 2 (9.52%) Validation
4 2 (9.52%) WAN Optimisation
4 2 (9.52%) Web Filtering
5 1 (4.76%) Data Centre Operations
5 1 (4.76%) Incident Management
5 1 (4.76%) ITIL V3
5 1 (4.76%) Logistics
Qualifications
1 19 (90.48%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (33.33%) CCNA
2 7 (33.33%) CCNP
3 6 (28.57%) CCIE
4 5 (23.81%) Degree
5 1 (4.76%) JNCIA
5 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) SLA
Systems Management
1 6 (28.57%) CiscoWorks
2 3 (14.29%) OpenView
2 3 (14.29%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 21 (100.00%) Cisco
2 8 (38.10%) F5
2 8 (38.10%) Juniper
3 6 (28.57%) SolarWinds
4 4 (19.05%) Riverbed
5 3 (14.29%) Aruba
5 3 (14.29%) HP
5 3 (14.29%) Huawei
5 3 (14.29%) NetQoS
5 3 (14.29%) NetScout
6 2 (9.52%) Barracuda Networks
6 2 (9.52%) Ericsson
6 2 (9.52%) Forcepoint
6 2 (9.52%) Palo Alto