The table below looks at the statistics for BGP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BGP over the 3 months to 31 August 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
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank 51 44 57
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +13
Contract jobs citing BGP 6 21 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 1.03% 2.71% 0.85%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.26% 11.60% 3.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 8 5
Median daily rate £356 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £333 £388 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £525 £519
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £46.00 £47.83 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-3.82% +19.57%
BGP
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Wiltshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Wiltshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
141 181 152
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 24.19% 23.32% 21.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 90 82
Median daily rate £363 £450 £419
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.44% +7.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £220 £254
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £525 £519
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 3
Median hourly rate £55.00 £17.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+214.28% -7.89%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £21.53 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+67.24% -4.33%

BGP
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

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

BGP Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

BGP
Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

BGP Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

BGP
Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

BGP Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

BGP
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BGP within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 31 August 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
Swindon -3 4 £363 -23.68%
BGP
South West

BGP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for BGP.

1 20 (100.00%) Cisco
2 16 (80.00%) CCNP
2 16 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (80.00%) VPN
2 16 (80.00%) OSPF
3 13 (65.00%) EIGRP
4 12 (60.00%) Juniper
4 12 (60.00%) WAN
4 12 (60.00%) Firewall
4 12 (60.00%) Security Cleared
5 11 (55.00%) SC Cleared
5 11 (55.00%) IPsec
5 11 (55.00%) MPLS
6 9 (45.00%) Cisco ASA
6 9 (45.00%) JNCIP
7 8 (40.00%) TCP/IP
7 8 (40.00%) DV Cleared
8 7 (35.00%) Degree
9 6 (30.00%) VLAN
9 6 (30.00%) HSRP
10 5 (25.00%) 802.1X
10 5 (25.00%) Network Security
10 5 (25.00%) RIP
11 4 (20.00%) ITIL
11 4 (20.00%) Linux
11 4 (20.00%) Intel Security
11 4 (20.00%) Palo Alto
11 4 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring
12 3 (15.00%) PuTTY
12 3 (15.00%) Change Control

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire 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 (80.00%) OSPF
1 16 (80.00%) VPN
2 13 (65.00%) EIGRP
3 12 (60.00%) Firewall
3 12 (60.00%) WAN
4 11 (55.00%) IPsec
4 11 (55.00%) MPLS
5 9 (45.00%) Cisco ASA
6 8 (40.00%) TCP/IP
7 6 (30.00%) HSRP
7 6 (30.00%) VLAN
8 5 (25.00%) Network Security
8 5 (25.00%) RIP
9 3 (15.00%) Ethernet
9 3 (15.00%) Gigabit Ethernet
9 3 (15.00%) PuTTY
9 3 (15.00%) SSH
9 3 (15.00%) Telnet
10 2 (10.00%) LAN
10 2 (10.00%) WLAN
Development Applications
1 2 (10.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 3 (15.00%) Finance
2 2 (10.00%) Billing
2 2 (10.00%) Military
Job Titles
1 10 (50.00%) Designer
1 10 (50.00%) Network Designer
2 9 (45.00%) IP Designer
3 6 (30.00%) Network Engineer
4 5 (25.00%) Firewall Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Network Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Architect
6 1 (5.00%) Cisco Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Network Architect
6 1 (5.00%) Network Security Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (25.00%) 802.1X
2 3 (15.00%) OCX
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (10.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (5.00%) Blackberry
3 1 (5.00%) Driving Licence
3 1 (5.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 4 (20.00%) Linux
2 1 (5.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (20.00%) ITIL
1 4 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 3 (15.00%) Change Control
3 2 (10.00%) Asset Management
3 2 (10.00%) Budgeting and Forecasting
3 2 (10.00%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (10.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (10.00%) Data Analysis
3 2 (10.00%) Migration
3 2 (10.00%) Network Management
3 2 (10.00%) Project Management
3 2 (10.00%) Risk Management
3 2 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (5.00%) Change Management
4 1 (5.00%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (5.00%) Information Security
4 1 (5.00%) Network Architecture
4 1 (5.00%) SIEM
4 1 (5.00%) Strategic Planning
Qualifications
1 16 (80.00%) CCNP
1 16 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (60.00%) Security Cleared
3 11 (55.00%) SC Cleared
4 9 (45.00%) JNCIP
5 8 (40.00%) DV Cleared
6 7 (35.00%) Degree
7 3 (15.00%) CCIE
7 3 (15.00%) CCNA
8 2 (10.00%) Check Point Certification
8 2 (10.00%) HND
8 2 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (10.00%) JNCIS
9 1 (5.00%) CCSA
9 1 (5.00%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) Government Security Classifications
1 1 (5.00%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 1 (5.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) ProxySG
Vendors
1 20 (100.00%) Cisco
2 12 (60.00%) Juniper
3 4 (20.00%) Intel Security
3 4 (20.00%) Palo Alto
4 3 (15.00%) CheckPoint
4 3 (15.00%) F5
4 3 (15.00%) SonicWALL
5 2 (10.00%) Riverbed
6 1 (5.00%) Blue Coat
6 1 (5.00%) BT
6 1 (5.00%) Sourcefire
6 1 (5.00%) TippingPoint