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 29 May 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank 82 93 -
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -
Contract jobs citing BGP 3 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.24% 0.36% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.16% 2.20% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 0
Average daily rate
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£340 £449 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.23% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £400 £300
% change year-on-year
-13.75% +33.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 - £32.50
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
259 227 197
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 21.07% 16.51% 16.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 148 90 87
Average daily rate £375 £350 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £120 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £338 £320
% change year-on-year
+0.74% +5.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 24 23
Average hourly rate £18.00 £14.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% -62.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £18.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+44.44% -20.00%

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 29 May 2015.

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 29 May 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
Cobham - 1 £400 -
Redhill - 1 £208 -
BGP
South East

BGP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 19 (95.00%) Cisco
2 16 (80.00%) Firewall
3 15 (75.00%) OSPF
4 12 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
4 12 (60.00%) ITIL
4 12 (60.00%) MPLS
5 11 (55.00%) Incident Management
5 11 (55.00%) F5
6 10 (50.00%) HSRP
6 10 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
7 9 (45.00%) Back Office
7 9 (45.00%) Telecoms
8 8 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
9 7 (35.00%) WAN
9 7 (35.00%) CCNP
10 5 (25.00%) CCIE
10 5 (25.00%) VPN
10 5 (25.00%) Cisco PIX
11 4 (20.00%) Network Security
11 4 (20.00%) Computer Science
11 4 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
11 4 (20.00%) IPsec
11 4 (20.00%) TCP/IP
11 4 (20.00%) VoIP
11 4 (20.00%) HNC
11 4 (20.00%) HND
12 3 (15.00%) HP
12 3 (15.00%) EIGRP
12 3 (15.00%) Wireless
12 3 (15.00%) IP Telephony

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 (15.00%) Lync
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (80.00%) Firewall
2 15 (75.00%) OSPF
3 12 (60.00%) MPLS
4 10 (50.00%) HSRP
4 10 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
5 7 (35.00%) WAN
6 5 (25.00%) VPN
6 5 (25.00%) Cisco PIX
7 4 (20.00%) Network Security
7 4 (20.00%) IPsec
7 4 (20.00%) TCP/IP
7 4 (20.00%) VoIP
8 3 (15.00%) EIGRP
8 3 (15.00%) Wireless
8 3 (15.00%) IP Telephony
8 3 (15.00%) Cisco Nexus
9 2 (10.00%) xDSL
9 2 (10.00%) Reverse Proxy
9 2 (10.00%) Cisco IOS
9 2 (10.00%) VPLS
General
1 9 (45.00%) Back Office
1 9 (45.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (10.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (5.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (50.00%) Security Engineer
2 9 (45.00%) IP Engineer
3 8 (40.00%) Back Office Engineer
4 7 (35.00%) Network Engineer
5 5 (25.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 5 (25.00%) Cisco Engineer
6 3 (15.00%) Support Engineer
6 3 (15.00%) Network Support
6 3 (15.00%) Network Support Engineer
7 2 (10.00%) Cisco Support Engineer
7 2 (10.00%) Cisco Security Engineer
7 2 (10.00%) Technical Design Authority
7 2 (10.00%) Cisco Support
7 2 (10.00%) Network Security Engineer
7 2 (10.00%) Network Analyst
7 2 (10.00%) Architect
7 2 (10.00%) Analyst
7 2 (10.00%) Technical Architect
8 1 (5.00%) Technical Analyst
8 1 (5.00%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Computer Science
1 4 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (5.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (60.00%) ITIL
2 11 (55.00%) Incident Management
3 8 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (15.00%) Network Design
5 2 (10.00%) Technical Architecture
5 2 (10.00%) TOGAF
6 1 (5.00%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (5.00%) Service Desk Management
6 1 (5.00%) Mentoring
6 1 (5.00%) Load Balancing
6 1 (5.00%) Network Load Balancing
6 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Architecture
6 1 (5.00%) Problem Management
6 1 (5.00%) Network Management
Qualifications
1 12 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (35.00%) CCNP
3 5 (25.00%) CCIE
4 4 (20.00%) HNC
4 4 (20.00%) HND
5 2 (10.00%) JNCIS
5 2 (10.00%) CCNA
System Software
1 2 (10.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) SCCM
1 2 (10.00%) SCOM
2 1 (5.00%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 19 (95.00%) Cisco
2 11 (55.00%) F5
3 3 (15.00%) HP
3 3 (15.00%) SolarWinds
4 2 (10.00%) Riverbed
4 2 (10.00%) VMware
4 2 (10.00%) Ericsson
4 2 (10.00%) Juniper
5 1 (5.00%) IBM
5 1 (5.00%) CA
5 1 (5.00%) Nokia
5 1 (5.00%) CheckPoint
5 1 (5.00%) Citrix
5 1 (5.00%) Blue Coat
5 1 (5.00%) IronPort