The table below looks at the statistics for BGP skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BGP over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank - 51 37
Contract jobs citing BGP 0 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex - 0.21% 0.88%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 1.05% 6.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate - £295 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £358 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.14% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.00 £30.00 £180.00
% change year-on-year
+43.33% -83.33%
BGP
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
58 95 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 12.16% 20.04% 13.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 58 25
Average daily rate £400 £305 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.14% -6.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £420 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 14 2
Average hourly rate £15.00 £36.00 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-58.33% +132.25%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+11.53% +23.80%

BGP
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing BGP across the West Sussex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

BGP Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

BGP
Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

BGP Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

BGP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex 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 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) ADSL
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) VoIP
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) SMTP
1 2 (100.00%) DHCP
1 2 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 2 (100.00%) FTP
1 2 (100.00%) SNMP
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) CCNP
1 2 (100.00%) CCNA
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Juniper
1 2 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 2 (100.00%) 802.11
1 2 (100.00%) OSPF
1 2 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 2 (100.00%) VRRP
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Wireless
1 2 (100.00%) IPsec
1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) Clustering

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex 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 2 (100.00%) 802.11
1 2 (100.00%) ADSL
1 2 (100.00%) DHCP
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 2 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) FTP
1 2 (100.00%) IPsec
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) OSPF
1 2 (100.00%) SMTP
1 2 (100.00%) SNMP
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) VLAN
1 2 (100.00%) VoIP
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
1 2 (100.00%) VRRP
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) Wireless
General
1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Network Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Senior Cisco Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Network Design
1 2 (100.00%) Patch Management
1 2 (100.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) CCENT
1 2 (100.00%) CCNA
1 2 (100.00%) CCNP
1 2 (100.00%) CCSE
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (100.00%) JNCIA
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) VirtualBox
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) Cacti
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Aruba
1 2 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Juniper
1 2 (100.00%) Qualys
1 2 (100.00%) SolarWinds
1 2 (100.00%) VMware