The table below looks at the statistics for BGP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Telford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BGP over the 3 months to 16 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Shropshire / Telford
Rank 24 - 22
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing BGP 5 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Telford 3.18% - 5.61%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 17.86% - 27.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 5
Median daily rate £475 - £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £355 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.42% -
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 Telford region.

Communications & Networking Category
Telford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
28 8 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Telford 17.83% 3.85% 20.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 0 14
Median daily rate £375 - £301
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 - £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 - £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £16.41
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.58 £30.00 £23.75
% change year-on-year
-11.41% +26.31%

BGP
Jobs Demand Trend in Telford

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

BGP Jobs Demand Trend in Telford

BGP
Daily Rate Trend in Telford

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

BGP Daily Rate Trend in Telford

BGP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Telford

For the 6 months to 16 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 Telford region with a requirement for BGP.

1 9 (100.00%) Cisco
1 9 (100.00%) OSPF
2 8 (88.89%) Firewall
2 8 (88.89%) CheckPoint
2 8 (88.89%) Fortinet
3 6 (66.67%) Data Centre
4 5 (55.56%) Network Design
4 5 (55.56%) WAN
4 5 (55.56%) Mentoring
4 5 (55.56%) SC Cleared
4 5 (55.56%) Security Cleared
5 4 (44.44%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (44.44%) Load Balancing
5 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (44.44%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (44.44%) Aruba
5 4 (44.44%) F5
5 4 (44.44%) Cisco Nexus
5 4 (44.44%) Oracle
5 4 (44.44%) Blue Coat
6 3 (33.33%) BIG-IP
6 3 (33.33%) CSS
6 3 (33.33%) ITIL
6 3 (33.33%) Juniper
6 3 (33.33%) BMC
6 3 (33.33%) Nokia
6 3 (33.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 3 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
6 3 (33.33%) User Experience
6 3 (33.33%) ITIL V3

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in Telford 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:

Cloud Services
1 4 (44.44%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (100.00%) OSPF
2 8 (88.89%) Firewall
3 5 (55.56%) WAN
4 4 (44.44%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (44.44%) Cisco Nexus
5 3 (33.33%) BIG-IP
5 3 (33.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 1 (11.11%) EIGRP
6 1 (11.11%) Ethernet
6 1 (11.11%) Gigabit Ethernet
6 1 (11.11%) HSRP
6 1 (11.11%) LAN
6 1 (11.11%) MPLS
6 1 (11.11%) SSL
6 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
6 1 (11.11%) Unified Communications
6 1 (11.11%) VPN
6 1 (11.11%) VRRP
6 1 (11.11%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Network Engineer
2 4 (44.44%) Design Engineer
2 4 (44.44%) Implementation Engineer
2 4 (44.44%) Network Design Engineer
2 4 (44.44%) Network Implementation Engineer
3 3 (33.33%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
4 2 (22.22%) Monitoring Specialist
4 2 (22.22%) Network Monitoring Specialist
4 2 (22.22%) Network Specialist
5 1 (11.11%) Head of Networks
5 1 (11.11%) Monitoring Engineer
5 1 (11.11%) Network Monitoring Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) CSS
2 2 (22.22%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (66.67%) Data Centre
2 3 (33.33%) User Experience
3 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (22.22%) Visualisation
4 1 (11.11%) CMDB
4 1 (11.11%) PKI
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Mentoring
1 5 (55.56%) Network Design
2 4 (44.44%) Load Balancing
3 3 (33.33%) ITIL
3 3 (33.33%) ITIL V3
3 3 (33.33%) Network Management
3 3 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
4 2 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (22.22%) Network Architecture
5 1 (11.11%) Application Performance Monitoring
5 1 (11.11%) Coaching
5 1 (11.11%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (11.11%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (11.11%) Product Management
5 1 (11.11%) Web Filtering
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) SC Cleared
1 5 (55.56%) Security Cleared
2 2 (22.22%) CCIE
2 2 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (11.11%) CCNP
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) OPNET
2 1 (11.11%) OpenView
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Cisco
2 8 (88.89%) CheckPoint
2 8 (88.89%) Fortinet
3 4 (44.44%) Aruba
3 4 (44.44%) Blue Coat
3 4 (44.44%) F5
3 4 (44.44%) Oracle
4 3 (33.33%) BMC
4 3 (33.33%) Juniper
4 3 (33.33%) Nokia
4 3 (33.33%) SolarWinds
5 2 (22.22%) Riverbed
6 1 (11.11%) HP
6 1 (11.11%) Intel Security