The table below looks at the statistics for BGP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BGP over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank 130 103 106
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +3
Contract jobs citing BGP 10 14 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.34% 0.60% 0.57%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.42% 4.96% 4.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 9 9
Average daily rate
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£343 £388 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.61% +19.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £289 £325 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £401 £355
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.83 £40.00 £41.00
% change year-on-year
+19.57% -2.43%
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
413 282 296
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 13.85% 12.03% 14.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 264 152 153
Average daily rate £338 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £185 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £418 £363
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £336 £320
% change year-on-year
+4.27% +4.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 20 15
Average hourly rate £22.00 £13.25 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+66.03% -59.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £7.19 £10.60 £16.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £150.00 £25.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.76 £20.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
+8.81% -21.56%

BGP
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing BGP across the Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 31 July 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BGP within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. 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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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
West Yorkshire -25 7 £336 +3.46% 3
BGP
England

BGP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire 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 43 (100.00%) Cisco
2 41 (95.35%) Cisco Certification
3 38 (88.37%) CCNP
4 25 (58.14%) OSPF
5 24 (55.81%) F5
6 23 (53.49%) EIGRP
7 22 (51.16%) Cisco ASA
8 21 (48.84%) HP
9 20 (46.51%) MPLS
10 19 (44.19%) Firewall
11 16 (37.21%) VPN
11 16 (37.21%) WAN
11 16 (37.21%) Cisco Nexus
11 16 (37.21%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
12 15 (34.88%) Blue Coat
13 14 (32.56%) DMVPN
13 14 (32.56%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
14 13 (30.23%) Network Design
14 13 (30.23%) LAN
14 13 (30.23%) CCNA
15 12 (27.91%) WLAN
15 12 (27.91%) Load Balancing
15 12 (27.91%) TippingPoint
15 12 (27.91%) VMware
16 11 (25.58%) VMware Infrastructure
16 11 (25.58%) Linux
16 11 (25.58%) DNS
16 11 (25.58%) Lisp
16 11 (25.58%) TCP/IP
16 11 (25.58%) BMC

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.33%) Apache
1 1 (2.33%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (11.63%) MS Office
1 5 (11.63%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (4.65%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 25 (58.14%) OSPF
2 23 (53.49%) EIGRP
3 22 (51.16%) Cisco ASA
4 20 (46.51%) MPLS
5 19 (44.19%) Firewall
6 16 (37.21%) Cisco Nexus
6 16 (37.21%) WAN
6 16 (37.21%) VPN
6 16 (37.21%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 14 (32.56%) DMVPN
7 14 (32.56%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 13 (30.23%) LAN
9 12 (27.91%) WLAN
10 11 (25.58%) DNS
10 11 (25.58%) TCP/IP
11 10 (23.26%) Cisco IOS
12 9 (20.93%) Network Security
13 7 (16.28%) BIG-IP
13 7 (16.28%) NetScreen
13 7 (16.28%) DHCP
General
1 7 (16.28%) Retail
2 3 (6.98%) Manufacturing
3 2 (4.65%) Electronics
3 2 (4.65%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.65%) Finance
3 2 (4.65%) Marketing
4 1 (2.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 25 (58.14%) Network Engineer
2 9 (20.93%) Design Engineer
2 9 (20.93%) Network Specialist
2 9 (20.93%) Network Design Engineer
3 7 (16.28%) Network Security Specialist
3 7 (16.28%) Cisco Engineer
3 7 (16.28%) Security Specialist
4 6 (13.95%) Project Engineer
5 5 (11.63%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 4 (9.30%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (9.30%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (6.98%) Network Designer
7 3 (6.98%) Designer
8 2 (4.65%) Architect
8 2 (4.65%) Technical Specialist
8 2 (4.65%) NOC Engineer
9 1 (2.33%) Network Architect
9 1 (2.33%) Infrastructure Architect
9 1 (2.33%) Senior Network Engineer
9 1 (2.33%) Network Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (16.28%) Fat Client
1 7 (16.28%) Thin Client
2 6 (13.95%) Data Centre
3 5 (11.63%) Management Information System
4 4 (9.30%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (4.65%) DTV
6 1 (2.33%) CLARiiON
6 1 (2.33%) Symmetrix
6 1 (2.33%) Clustering
6 1 (2.33%) DataPower
6 1 (2.33%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (2.33%) IBM XIV
Operating Systems
1 11 (25.58%) Linux
2 4 (9.30%) Windows
3 2 (4.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (30.23%) Network Design
2 12 (27.91%) Load Balancing
3 7 (16.28%) E-Commerce
4 5 (11.63%) Project Management
4 5 (11.63%) Change Management
5 3 (6.98%) Service Delivery
5 3 (6.98%) Capacity Planning
5 3 (6.98%) Line Management
5 3 (6.98%) Mentoring
6 2 (4.65%) Change Control
6 2 (4.65%) Digital Marketing
6 2 (4.65%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (4.65%) Migration
6 2 (4.65%) Information Security
6 2 (4.65%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (25.58%) Lisp
2 4 (9.30%) C
3 1 (2.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.33%) Perl
3 1 (2.33%) PHP
3 1 (2.33%) Shell Script
3 1 (2.33%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 41 (95.35%) Cisco Certification
2 38 (88.37%) CCNP
3 13 (30.23%) CCNA
4 9 (20.93%) CCDP
4 9 (20.93%) CCIP
4 9 (20.93%) CCIE
5 7 (16.28%) CCSE
6 3 (6.98%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 3 (6.98%) CCSP
6 3 (6.98%) CISSP
7 2 (4.65%) JNCIP
7 2 (4.65%) JNCIE
7 2 (4.65%) Degree
7 2 (4.65%) BC Cleared
7 2 (4.65%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.98%) QA
System Software
1 11 (25.58%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (9.30%) VMware ESX
3 2 (4.65%) NFS
3 2 (4.65%) vSphere
4 1 (2.33%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 9 (20.93%) OPNET
2 7 (16.28%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (2.33%) Opsview
3 1 (2.33%) Graphite
3 1 (2.33%) Cacti
3 1 (2.33%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (2.33%) Nagios
Vendors
1 43 (100.00%) Cisco
2 24 (55.81%) F5
3 21 (48.84%) HP
4 15 (34.88%) Blue Coat
5 12 (27.91%) TippingPoint
5 12 (27.91%) VMware
6 11 (25.58%) BMC
7 10 (23.26%) CheckPoint
8 7 (16.28%) Motorola
8 7 (16.28%) Citrix
8 7 (16.28%) Infoblox
8 7 (16.28%) Imperva
9 5 (11.63%) Microsoft
9 5 (11.63%) Red Hat
10 4 (9.30%) Brocade
10 4 (9.30%) IBM
11 2 (4.65%) SAP
11 2 (4.65%) Juniper
11 2 (4.65%) Remedy
12 1 (2.33%) SolarWinds
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