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 18 January 2017 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
South East / Surrey
Rank 70 80 75
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -5
Contract jobs citing BGP 4 14 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.43% 1.17% 1.02%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.97% 5.19% 5.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 8 5
Median daily rate - £275 £293
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.98%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £44.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £44.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-31.81% +46.66%

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
203 270 278
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 21.78% 22.58% 20.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 163 139
Median daily rate £380 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £270 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.68% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 18 14
Median hourly rate £41.00 £43.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.65% +145.71%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.50 £30.00 £23.75
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +26.31%

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 18 January 2017. 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 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
Dorking - 2 - -
BGP
South East

BGP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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 12 (100.00%) Cisco
1 12 (100.00%) OSPF
2 10 (83.33%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (83.33%) CCNP
3 9 (75.00%) Data Centre
4 8 (66.67%) Cisco Nexus
5 7 (58.33%) Cisco ASA
5 7 (58.33%) FabricPath
6 6 (50.00%) Firewall
7 5 (41.67%) ITIL
8 4 (33.33%) MPLS
8 4 (33.33%) Load Balancing
8 4 (33.33%) Network Security
8 4 (33.33%) Riverbed
9 3 (25.00%) F5
9 3 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
9 3 (25.00%) Service Delivery
9 3 (25.00%) VMware
9 3 (25.00%) VoIP
9 3 (25.00%) CCNA
9 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
10 2 (16.67%) HP
10 2 (16.67%) WAN
10 2 (16.67%) Linux
10 2 (16.67%) Juniper
10 2 (16.67%) EIGRP
10 2 (16.67%) VLAN
10 2 (16.67%) ITIL V3
10 2 (16.67%) High Availability
10 2 (16.67%) Cisco IOS

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (8.33%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 12 (100.00%) OSPF
2 8 (66.67%) Cisco Nexus
3 7 (58.33%) Cisco ASA
3 7 (58.33%) FabricPath
4 6 (50.00%) Firewall
5 4 (33.33%) MPLS
5 4 (33.33%) Network Security
6 3 (25.00%) VoIP
7 2 (16.67%) Cisco IOS
7 2 (16.67%) EIGRP
7 2 (16.67%) Spanning Tree
7 2 (16.67%) VLAN
7 2 (16.67%) WAN
8 1 (8.33%) HSRP
8 1 (8.33%) Junos
8 1 (8.33%) RIP
8 1 (8.33%) RSVP
8 1 (8.33%) VPLS
8 1 (8.33%) VRRP
8 1 (8.33%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Network Engineer
2 6 (50.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 6 (50.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) Cisco Consultant
3 3 (25.00%) Cisco Security Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) Consultant
3 3 (25.00%) Network Security Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) Security Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Cisco Technical Consultant
4 2 (16.67%) Network Support
4 2 (16.67%) Technical Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Network Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Network Support Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) NOC Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Network Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Systems Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Wintel Support
Miscellaneous
1 9 (75.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) e-Health
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Linux
2 1 (8.33%) Windows
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Server
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) ITIL
2 4 (33.33%) Load Balancing
3 3 (25.00%) Service Delivery
4 2 (16.67%) High Availability
4 2 (16.67%) ITIL V3
5 1 (8.33%) Change Management
5 1 (8.33%) Migration
5 1 (8.33%) Network Design
Qualifications
1 10 (83.33%) CCNP
1 10 (83.33%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (25.00%) CCNA
3 1 (8.33%) JNCIP
3 1 (8.33%) JNCIS
System Software
1 3 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (8.33%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Cisco Prime
1 1 (8.33%) HP SIM
1 1 (8.33%) OpenView
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) Cisco
2 4 (33.33%) Riverbed
3 3 (25.00%) F5
3 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (25.00%) VMware
4 2 (16.67%) HP
4 2 (16.67%) Juniper
5 1 (8.33%) Civica
5 1 (8.33%) Huawei
5 1 (8.33%) NetApp
5 1 (8.33%) NetQoS