The table below looks at the statistics for BGP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BGP over the 3 months to 11 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
11 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank 115 129 112
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -17
Contract jobs citing BGP 12 19 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.50% 0.62% 0.74%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.28% 4.41% 4.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 15 15
Median daily rate £335 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.28% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £274 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £422 £419 £401
UK excluding London median daily rate £379 £353 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.44% +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £37.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.61 £45.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-34.20% +50.00%
BGP
England

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

Communications & Networking Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
366 431 402
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 15.24% 14.03% 14.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 203 274 238
Median daily rate £400 £400 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £183 £250 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £533 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 29 23
Median hourly rate £15.50 £12.35 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.50% -41.19%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £9.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £32.50 £38.00
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 Yorkshire

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

BGP Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

BGP
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

BGP Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

BGP
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing BGP across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 11 December 2016.

BGP Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

BGP
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

BGP Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

BGP
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 11 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
West Yorkshire +20 6 £375 +7.14% 1
South Yorkshire -12 4 £320 +4.06%
North Yorkshire +6 2 £300 -22.58% 1
BGP
England

BGP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 11 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for BGP.

1 31 (96.88%) Cisco
2 25 (78.13%) Cisco Certification
3 24 (75.00%) CCNP
4 21 (65.63%) Cisco Nexus
5 17 (53.13%) OSPF
5 17 (53.13%) EIGRP
6 16 (50.00%) Firewall
6 16 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
7 15 (46.88%) F5
8 13 (40.63%) WLAN
9 12 (37.50%) LAN
9 12 (37.50%) MPLS
10 11 (34.38%) WAN
11 9 (28.13%) VPN
11 9 (28.13%) CCNA
12 7 (21.88%) CheckPoint
12 7 (21.88%) Palo Alto
13 6 (18.75%) Network Design
13 6 (18.75%) VLAN
13 6 (18.75%) Cisco Wireless
13 6 (18.75%) Wireless
13 6 (18.75%) HP
14 5 (15.63%) CCIE
14 5 (15.63%) CCDA
14 5 (15.63%) Microsoft
14 5 (15.63%) Active Directory
14 5 (15.63%) SQL
14 5 (15.63%) SQL Server
14 5 (15.63%) Root Cause Analysis
14 5 (15.63%) Cisco ISE

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (65.63%) Cisco Nexus
2 17 (53.13%) EIGRP
2 17 (53.13%) OSPF
3 16 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
3 16 (50.00%) Firewall
4 13 (40.63%) WLAN
5 12 (37.50%) LAN
5 12 (37.50%) MPLS
6 11 (34.38%) WAN
7 9 (28.13%) VPN
8 6 (18.75%) Cisco Wireless
8 6 (18.75%) VLAN
8 6 (18.75%) Wireless
9 5 (15.63%) Cisco ISE
10 4 (12.50%) DMZ
10 4 (12.50%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
10 4 (12.50%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 4 (12.50%) IPsec
11 3 (9.38%) VPLS
12 2 (6.25%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (15.63%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (6.25%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 4 (12.50%) Finance
2 2 (6.25%) Retail
3 1 (3.13%) Banking
3 1 (3.13%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 26 (81.25%) Network Engineer
2 10 (31.25%) Senior Network Engineer
3 7 (21.88%) Cisco Engineer
3 7 (21.88%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) Analyst
4 3 (9.38%) Designer
4 3 (9.38%) Firewall Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) Network Analyst
4 3 (9.38%) Network Designer
4 3 (9.38%) Senior Cisco Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Cisco Design Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Network Security Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Network Support
5 2 (6.25%) Network Support Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) Network Support Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Security Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Senior Designer
5 2 (6.25%) Senior Network Designer
5 2 (6.25%) Support Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.25%) DataPower
2 1 (3.13%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.13%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.25%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (18.75%) Network Design
2 5 (15.63%) Network Monitoring
2 5 (15.63%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (9.38%) ITIL
3 3 (9.38%) Load Balancing
4 2 (6.25%) Data Protection
4 2 (6.25%) Migration
4 2 (6.25%) Network Management
5 1 (3.13%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (3.13%) Capacity Management
5 1 (3.13%) Change Management
5 1 (3.13%) Mentoring
5 1 (3.13%) Service Management
5 1 (3.13%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 5 (15.63%) SQL
2 2 (6.25%) Perl
2 2 (6.25%) Python
2 2 (6.25%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 25 (78.13%) Cisco Certification
2 24 (75.00%) CCNP
3 9 (28.13%) CCNA
4 5 (15.63%) CCDA
4 5 (15.63%) CCIE
5 3 (9.38%) SC Cleared
5 3 (9.38%) Security Cleared
6 2 (6.25%) CCDP
6 2 (6.25%) JNCIA
System Software
1 5 (15.63%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (6.25%) Cisco Prime
1 2 (6.25%) HP UCMDB
1 2 (6.25%) OPNET
2 1 (3.13%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (3.13%) OpenView
Vendors
1 31 (96.88%) Cisco
2 15 (46.88%) F5
3 7 (21.88%) CheckPoint
3 7 (21.88%) Palo Alto
4 6 (18.75%) HP
5 5 (15.63%) Microsoft
5 5 (15.63%) TippingPoint
6 4 (12.50%) Motorola
7 2 (6.25%) Blue Coat
7 2 (6.25%) BMC
7 2 (6.25%) Extreme Networks
7 2 (6.25%) IBM
7 2 (6.25%) Juniper
7 2 (6.25%) ScanSafe
7 2 (6.25%) Splunk
8 1 (3.13%) Avaya
8 1 (3.13%) BT
8 1 (3.13%) Infoblox