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 24 June 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
24 Jun 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
134 86 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 18.21% 15.66% 18.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 39 45
Median daily rate £365 £263 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+39.04% -4.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £327 £164 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £458 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £345 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.79% +6.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 8 5
Median hourly rate £27.50 £44.90 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-38.75% +136.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £15.50 £15.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £50.00 £36.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £25.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+30.00% +38.88%