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 3 March 2015 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
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank 77 86 86
Rank change year-on-year
+9 0
Contract jobs citing BGP 17 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 1.18% 0.37% 0.15%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.86% 2.38% 0.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 2
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£293 £483 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-39.37% +28.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £457 £335
10% offered a daily rate of more than £326 £509 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £300
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £180.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-83.33% +414.28%
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
290 210 257
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 20.12% 15.45% 19.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 134 98 128
Average daily rate £320 £300 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £140 £229
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £515 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +5.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 18 29
Average hourly rate £20.00 £14.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+37.93% -17.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.44 £13.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £23.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £20.00 £23.33
% change year-on-year
+45.00% -14.27%

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
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 3 March 2015. 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
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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
Reigate - 3 - - 1
Woking - 1 £300 -
Staines - - - -
Chertsey - - - -
Dorking - - - -
Egham - - - - 1
Farnham - - - -
Leatherhead - - - - 1
BGP
South East

BGP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, 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 24 (92.31%) Cisco
2 22 (84.62%) Firewall
3 19 (73.08%) MPLS
4 18 (69.23%) OSPF
5 17 (65.38%) Cisco Certification
6 15 (57.69%) Telecoms
7 14 (53.85%) Cisco ASA
7 14 (53.85%) HSRP
8 12 (46.15%) F5
8 12 (46.15%) VPN
8 12 (46.15%) ITIL
9 9 (34.62%) Incident Management
9 9 (34.62%) CCIE
9 9 (34.62%) Back Office
9 9 (34.62%) IPsec
10 8 (30.77%) CCNP
10 8 (30.77%) Load Balancing
10 8 (30.77%) Cisco PIX
10 8 (30.77%) Continuous Improvement
11 7 (26.92%) Ethernet
11 7 (26.92%) SNMP
12 6 (23.08%) VoIP
12 6 (23.08%) WAN
12 6 (23.08%) VRRP
12 6 (23.08%) Network Management
13 5 (19.23%) Cisco Nexus
13 5 (19.23%) Network Architecture
13 5 (19.23%) Network Security
13 5 (19.23%) Nokia
13 5 (19.23%) CheckPoint

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (11.54%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 22 (84.62%) Firewall
2 19 (73.08%) MPLS
3 18 (69.23%) OSPF
4 14 (53.85%) Cisco ASA
4 14 (53.85%) HSRP
5 12 (46.15%) VPN
6 9 (34.62%) IPsec
7 8 (30.77%) Cisco PIX
8 7 (26.92%) Ethernet
8 7 (26.92%) SNMP
9 6 (23.08%) VoIP
9 6 (23.08%) WAN
9 6 (23.08%) VRRP
10 5 (19.23%) Network Security
10 5 (19.23%) Cisco Nexus
11 4 (15.38%) FWSM
11 4 (15.38%) LTE
11 4 (15.38%) TACACS
11 4 (15.38%) SAN
11 4 (15.38%) UMTS
General
1 15 (57.69%) Telecoms
2 9 (34.62%) Back Office
3 2 (7.69%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.85%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (50.00%) IP Engineer
2 10 (38.46%) Security Engineer
3 8 (30.77%) Back Office Engineer
4 7 (26.92%) Network Engineer
5 5 (19.23%) Cisco Engineer
5 5 (19.23%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 4 (15.38%) Design Engineer
6 4 (15.38%) Architect
7 3 (11.54%) Support Engineer
7 3 (11.54%) Network Support
7 3 (11.54%) Network Support Engineer
8 2 (7.69%) Solutions Architect
8 2 (7.69%) Network Security Engineer
8 2 (7.69%) Technical Architect
8 2 (7.69%) Consultant
8 2 (7.69%) Technical Design Authority
8 2 (7.69%) Cisco Support
8 2 (7.69%) Cisco Support Engineer
8 2 (7.69%) Cisco Security Engineer
9 1 (3.85%) Security Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (15.38%) Computer Science
1 4 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.85%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (46.15%) ITIL
2 9 (34.62%) Incident Management
3 8 (30.77%) Load Balancing
3 8 (30.77%) Continuous Improvement
4 6 (23.08%) Network Management
5 5 (19.23%) Network Architecture
5 5 (19.23%) Validation
6 3 (11.54%) Network Design
7 2 (7.69%) TOGAF
7 2 (7.69%) Technical Architecture
8 1 (3.85%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (3.85%) Project Management
8 1 (3.85%) Change Management
8 1 (3.85%) ITSM
8 1 (3.85%) Root Cause Analysis
8 1 (3.85%) Service Desk Management
8 1 (3.85%) Network Monitoring
8 1 (3.85%) Mentoring
8 1 (3.85%) Problem Management
8 1 (3.85%) Enterprise Architecture
Qualifications
1 17 (65.38%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (34.62%) CCIE
3 8 (30.77%) CCNP
4 4 (15.38%) HNC
4 4 (15.38%) HND
5 2 (7.69%) CCNA
6 1 (3.85%) CCDP
6 1 (3.85%) Check Point Certification
6 1 (3.85%) JNCIS
6 1 (3.85%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (7.69%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (7.69%) SCCM
1 2 (7.69%) SCOM
2 1 (3.85%) Cacti
2 1 (3.85%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 24 (92.31%) Cisco
2 12 (46.15%) F5
3 5 (19.23%) Nokia
3 5 (19.23%) CheckPoint
3 5 (19.23%) Juniper
4 4 (15.38%) Ericsson
4 4 (15.38%) Redback
4 4 (15.38%) Huawei
4 4 (15.38%) Radware
5 3 (11.54%) SolarWinds
6 2 (7.69%) Riverbed
6 2 (7.69%) VMware
6 2 (7.69%) HP
7 1 (3.85%) Citrix
7 1 (3.85%) Microsoft
7 1 (3.85%) TippingPoint
7 1 (3.85%) Blue Coat
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