The table below looks at the statistics for BGP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Telford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BGP over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 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
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank 15 8 23
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +15
Contract jobs citing BGP 8 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Telford 6.06% 8.51% 2.04%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 18.60% 19.05% 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 1
Average daily rate
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- £380 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £365 £325
% change year-on-year
-4.10% +12.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £38.75 £29.50
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +31.35%
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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
43 21 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Telford 32.58% 44.68% 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 12 9
Average daily rate £330 £403 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.01% +13.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £320 £301
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £360
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.15% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £22.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £24.97
% change year-on-year
- -9.89%

BGP
Jobs Demand Trend in Telford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing BGP across the Telford region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 18 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Telford 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 8 (100.00%) Cisco
1 8 (100.00%) Nokia
1 8 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 8 (100.00%) OSPF
1 8 (100.00%) Firewall
1 8 (100.00%) BIG-IP
1 8 (100.00%) F5
1 8 (100.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 7 (87.50%) Cisco Nexus
2 7 (87.50%) Network Architecture
2 7 (87.50%) Network Management
2 7 (87.50%) Network Monitoring
2 7 (87.50%) Fortinet
2 7 (87.50%) Load Balancing
2 7 (87.50%) Juniper
2 7 (87.50%) CSS
2 7 (87.50%) ITIL
3 6 (75.00%) BMC
3 6 (75.00%) Riverbed
3 6 (75.00%) SolarWinds
3 6 (75.00%) Visualisation
3 6 (75.00%) OPNET
3 6 (75.00%) User Experience
4 5 (62.50%) CCNP
4 5 (62.50%) CCNA
4 5 (62.50%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (50.00%) Security Cleared
6 3 (37.50%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (25.00%) Middleware
8 1 (12.50%) MPLS

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in Telford by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Telford 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.

Communications & Networking
1 8 (100.00%) OSPF
1 8 (100.00%) Firewall
1 8 (100.00%) BIG-IP
1 8 (100.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 7 (87.50%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (12.50%) BT 21CN
3 1 (12.50%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (12.50%) LAN
3 1 (12.50%) WAN
3 1 (12.50%) MPLS
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Network Specialist
2 5 (62.50%) Monitoring Specialist
3 3 (37.50%) Network Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Design Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Network Design Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Implementation Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Network Monitoring Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Network Implementation Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Monitoring Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (87.50%) CSS
2 2 (25.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (75.00%) Visualisation
1 6 (75.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Load Balancing
1 7 (87.50%) Network Architecture
1 7 (87.50%) Network Management
1 7 (87.50%) ITIL
1 7 (87.50%) Network Monitoring
2 3 (37.50%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (12.50%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (12.50%) Change Management
3 1 (12.50%) Network Design
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) CCNP
1 5 (62.50%) CCNA
1 5 (62.50%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
Systems Management
1 6 (75.00%) OPNET
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco
1 8 (100.00%) Nokia
1 8 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 8 (100.00%) F5
2 7 (87.50%) Fortinet
2 7 (87.50%) Juniper
3 6 (75.00%) BMC
3 6 (75.00%) Riverbed
3 6 (75.00%) SolarWinds
4 1 (12.50%) BT
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