The table below looks at the statistics for BGP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BGP over the 3 months to 23 July 2016 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank - 68 -
Contract jobs citing BGP 0 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear - 0.42% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 2.63% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Median daily rate - £282 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.83 - £41.00
BGP
North 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 Tyne and Wear region.

Communications & Networking Category
Tyne and Wear
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
495 114 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 37.53% 15.90% 13.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 321 50 37
Median daily rate £290 £294 £331
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.53% -11.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £232 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £475 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £331
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +5.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 17 3
Median hourly rate £28.00 £24.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% +77.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £13.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.90 £31.50 £30.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.50 £21.53 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+37.04% +7.62%

BGP
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

BGP Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

BGP
Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

BGP Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

BGP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 23 July 2016, 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for BGP.

1 2 (100.00%) MPLS
2 1 (50.00%) OSPF
2 1 (50.00%) Remedy
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) BT
2 1 (50.00%) MegaStream
2 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (50.00%) Huawei
2 1 (50.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (50.00%) LTE
2 1 (50.00%) NSN NetAct
2 1 (50.00%) F5
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) Radio Access Network
2 1 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 1 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 1 (50.00%) VoLTE
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) Tellabs
2 1 (50.00%) Virgin Media
2 1 (50.00%) Planning and Forecasting
2 1 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) ATM
2 1 (50.00%) GSM
2 1 (50.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) SDH
2 1 (50.00%) UMTS
2 1 (50.00%) VPN

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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:

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) MPLS
2 1 (50.00%) ATM
2 1 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 1 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) GSM
2 1 (50.00%) IPv4
2 1 (50.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) LTE
2 1 (50.00%) MegaStream
2 1 (50.00%) OSPF
2 1 (50.00%) Radio Access Network
2 1 (50.00%) SDH
2 1 (50.00%) UMTS
2 1 (50.00%) VoLTE
2 1 (50.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) BusinessObjects
General
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Transmission Planner
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (50.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (50.00%) Planning and Forecasting
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) CCNA
1 1 (50.00%) CCNP
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) BT
1 1 (50.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) Ericsson
1 1 (50.00%) F5
1 1 (50.00%) Huawei
1 1 (50.00%) Juniper
1 1 (50.00%) Mapinfo
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Nokia
1 1 (50.00%) Remedy
1 1 (50.00%) Tellabs
1 1 (50.00%) Virgin Media