The table below looks at the statistics for BGP skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BGP over the 3 months to 5 December 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank 100 105 99
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -6
Contract jobs citing BGP 7 12 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.45% 0.56% 0.39%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.15% 4.53% 2.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 6 5
Median daily rate £363 £350 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £213 £183
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £388 £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £391 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+4.33% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.61 £44.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-32.70% +46.66%
BGP
Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
222 265 267
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 14.38% 12.30% 14.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 125 164 159
Median daily rate £420 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £533 £455
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 16 4
Median hourly rate £16.50 £12.35 £14.87
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.60% -16.91%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £9.00 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £32.50 £17.16
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £22.69
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -0.83%

BGP
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

BGP Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

BGP
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

BGP Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

BGP
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing BGP across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 5 December 2016.

BGP Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

BGP
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing BGP across the West Yorkshire region.

BGP Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

BGP
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BGP within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 5 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds +1 2 £430 +22.85%
BGP
Yorkshire

BGP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for BGP.

1 22 (95.65%) Cisco
2 20 (86.96%) CCNP
2 20 (86.96%) Cisco Certification
3 16 (69.57%) Cisco Nexus
4 14 (60.87%) OSPF
4 14 (60.87%) EIGRP
5 12 (52.17%) Cisco ASA
6 11 (47.83%) WLAN
6 11 (47.83%) MPLS
7 10 (43.48%) F5
8 8 (34.78%) Firewall
8 8 (34.78%) WAN
9 7 (30.43%) VPN
9 7 (30.43%) CCNA
9 7 (30.43%) LAN
10 6 (26.09%) Network Design
10 6 (26.09%) HP
10 6 (26.09%) VLAN
11 5 (21.74%) TippingPoint
11 5 (21.74%) Network Monitoring
11 5 (21.74%) Root Cause Analysis
11 5 (21.74%) Palo Alto
11 5 (21.74%) Microsoft
11 5 (21.74%) Active Directory
11 5 (21.74%) CCDA
11 5 (21.74%) SQL
11 5 (21.74%) SQL Server
12 4 (17.39%) CCIE
12 4 (17.39%) DMZ
12 4 (17.39%) Motorola

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 16 (69.57%) Cisco Nexus
2 14 (60.87%) EIGRP
2 14 (60.87%) OSPF
3 12 (52.17%) Cisco ASA
4 11 (47.83%) MPLS
4 11 (47.83%) WLAN
5 8 (34.78%) Firewall
5 8 (34.78%) WAN
6 7 (30.43%) LAN
6 7 (30.43%) VPN
7 6 (26.09%) VLAN
8 4 (17.39%) DMZ
8 4 (17.39%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 4 (17.39%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 3 (13.04%) Cisco ISE
9 3 (13.04%) VPLS
10 2 (8.70%) Cisco Wireless
10 2 (8.70%) IPv4
10 2 (8.70%) Network Security
10 2 (8.70%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (21.74%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (8.70%) Finance
1 2 (8.70%) Retail
2 1 (4.35%) Banking
2 1 (4.35%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 20 (86.96%) Network Engineer
2 9 (39.13%) Senior Network Engineer
3 7 (30.43%) Cisco Engineer
3 7 (30.43%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) Firewall Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) Senior Cisco Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Cisco Design Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Cisco Expert
5 2 (8.70%) Network Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Network Designer
5 2 (8.70%) Network Security Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Network Support
5 2 (8.70%) Network Support Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Network Support Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Security Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Senior Cisco Expert
5 2 (8.70%) Senior Network Designer
5 2 (8.70%) Support Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) DataPower
2 1 (4.35%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.35%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.70%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (26.09%) Network Design
2 5 (21.74%) Network Monitoring
2 5 (21.74%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (13.04%) Load Balancing
4 1 (4.35%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (4.35%) Capacity Management
4 1 (4.35%) Change Management
4 1 (4.35%) Data Protection
4 1 (4.35%) ITIL
4 1 (4.35%) Mentoring
4 1 (4.35%) Migration
4 1 (4.35%) Network Management
4 1 (4.35%) Service Management
4 1 (4.35%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 5 (21.74%) SQL
2 2 (8.70%) Perl
2 2 (8.70%) Python
2 2 (8.70%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 20 (86.96%) CCNP
1 20 (86.96%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (30.43%) CCNA
3 5 (21.74%) CCDA
4 4 (17.39%) CCIE
5 2 (8.70%) JNCIA
6 1 (4.35%) CCDP
6 1 (4.35%) SC Cleared
6 1 (4.35%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (21.74%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (8.70%) HP UCMDB
1 2 (8.70%) OPNET
2 1 (4.35%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (4.35%) OpenView
Vendors
1 22 (95.65%) Cisco
2 10 (43.48%) F5
3 6 (26.09%) HP
4 5 (21.74%) Microsoft
4 5 (21.74%) Palo Alto
4 5 (21.74%) TippingPoint
5 4 (17.39%) Motorola
6 2 (8.70%) Blue Coat
6 2 (8.70%) BMC
6 2 (8.70%) CheckPoint
6 2 (8.70%) Extreme Networks
6 2 (8.70%) IBM
6 2 (8.70%) Juniper
6 2 (8.70%) ScanSafe
6 2 (8.70%) Splunk
7 1 (4.35%) Avaya
7 1 (4.35%) BT