The table below looks at the statistics for BGP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BGP over the 3 months to 21 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Wiltshire / Swindon
Rank - 45 42
Contract jobs citing BGP 0 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon - 1.08% 0.72%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 6.90% 4.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Median daily rate - £319 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Swindon region.

Communications & Networking Category
Swindon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
58 58 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 16.62% 15.63% 15.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 45 39
Median daily rate £388 £340 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.97% -24.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £255 £229
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £566
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.36% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 8
Median hourly rate - £39.00 £22.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +71.88%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £29.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-13.79% +20.83%

BGP
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

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

BGP Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

BGP
Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

BGP Daily Rate Trend in Swindon