The table below looks at the statistics for BGP-4 skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BGP-4 over the 3 months to 26 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Border Gateway Protocol-4 (BGP4)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing BGP-4 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex - - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
BGP-4
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 West Sussex region.

Communications & Networking Category
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
104 76 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 15.18% 15.05% 21.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 39 50
Median daily rate £365 £350 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.28% +55.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £175 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £432 £450 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 6 8
Median hourly rate £25.00 £50.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.00% +233.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.90 £15.10 £13.86
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £50.00 £26.24
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £21.53 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+46.34% +7.62%