The table below looks at the statistics for BGP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BGP over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank 59 55 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Contract jobs citing BGP 6 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 0.83% 0.18% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.90% 1.43% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 0
Average daily rate
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£400 £290 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.93% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £365 £325
% change year-on-year
-4.10% +12.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £38.75 £29.50
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +31.35%
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
154 70 129
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 21.33% 12.66% 18.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 39 65
Average daily rate £400 £300 £393
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -23.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £483 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £347 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.91% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 9 24
Average hourly rate £19.00 £25.00 £15.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.00% +58.73%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £24.97
% change year-on-year
- -9.89%

BGP
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing BGP across the Wiltshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing BGP across the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

BGP Daily Rate Histogram 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BGP within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Swindon -6 1 £519 +78.90% 1
Chippenham - - - -
BGP
South West

BGP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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 8 (100.00%) Cisco
2 5 (62.50%) CCNP
2 5 (62.50%) CCNA
2 5 (62.50%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (62.50%) Juniper
2 5 (62.50%) ITIL
2 5 (62.50%) OSPF
2 5 (62.50%) Firewall
3 4 (50.00%) DV Cleared
3 4 (50.00%) Security Cleared
4 3 (37.50%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (37.50%) ITIL V3
4 3 (37.50%) FWSM
4 3 (37.50%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (37.50%) Capacity Management
4 3 (37.50%) Cisco Prime
4 3 (37.50%) Blue Coat
4 3 (37.50%) Incident Management
4 3 (37.50%) Wireshark
4 3 (37.50%) Cisco IOS
4 3 (37.50%) Service Management
4 3 (37.50%) McAfee
4 3 (37.50%) EIGRP
4 3 (37.50%) SLA
4 3 (37.50%) LAN
4 3 (37.50%) WAN
5 2 (25.00%) DHCP
5 2 (25.00%) SNMP
5 2 (25.00%) VPN
5 2 (25.00%) DNS

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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 5 (62.50%) OSPF
1 5 (62.50%) Firewall
2 3 (37.50%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (37.50%) FWSM
2 3 (37.50%) Wireshark
2 3 (37.50%) Cisco IOS
2 3 (37.50%) EIGRP
2 3 (37.50%) LAN
2 3 (37.50%) WAN
3 2 (25.00%) DHCP
3 2 (25.00%) SNMP
3 2 (25.00%) VPN
3 2 (25.00%) DNS
3 2 (25.00%) ATM
3 2 (25.00%) 802.11
3 2 (25.00%) MPLS
3 2 (25.00%) TACACS
3 2 (25.00%) VLAN
3 2 (25.00%) DMVPN
4 1 (12.50%) Network Security
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Network Engineer
1 5 (62.50%) Senior Network Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Security Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Technical Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Security Technical Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Security Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Architect
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) ITIL
2 3 (37.50%) ITIL V3
2 3 (37.50%) Root Cause Analysis
2 3 (37.50%) Capacity Management
2 3 (37.50%) Incident Management
2 3 (37.50%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) CCNP
1 5 (62.50%) CCNA
1 5 (62.50%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (50.00%) DV Cleared
2 4 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) vSphere
1 2 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) Cisco Prime
2 2 (25.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco
2 5 (62.50%) Juniper
3 3 (37.50%) Blue Coat
3 3 (37.50%) McAfee
4 2 (25.00%) VMware
5 1 (12.50%) F5