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 19 December 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 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank 99 111 110
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -1
Contract jobs citing BGP 25 4 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.94% 0.18% 0.29%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.25% 1.54% 2.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 1 3
Average daily rate
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£331 £300 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.41% -14.28%
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £323
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +8.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £37.25 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £25.50 £102.75
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -75.18%
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
400 259 272
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 15.07% 11.42% 11.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 243 149 104
Average daily rate £375 £300 £323
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -6.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £168 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 22 25
Average hourly rate £21.00 £13.00 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+61.53% -18.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.52 £10.00 £10.33
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £29.00 £114.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £20.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+14.63% -2.38%

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 19 December 2014.

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 19 December 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
North Yorkshire +2 9 £401 - 2
South Yorkshire +9 8 £260 -
West Yorkshire - 8 £313 - 3
BGP
England

BGP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 34 (87.18%) Cisco
2 31 (79.49%) CCNP
2 31 (79.49%) Cisco Certification
3 24 (61.54%) Firewall
4 23 (58.97%) EIGRP
4 23 (58.97%) Cisco ASA
5 22 (56.41%) F5
5 22 (56.41%) DNS
6 21 (53.85%) OSPF
7 20 (51.28%) HP
8 19 (48.72%) Blue Coat
9 18 (46.15%) DMVPN
10 17 (43.59%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
11 16 (41.03%) Network Design
11 16 (41.03%) CheckPoint
12 15 (38.46%) Load Balancing
13 14 (35.90%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
14 13 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
15 12 (30.77%) CCSE
15 12 (30.77%) Network Security
15 12 (30.77%) VMware
15 12 (30.77%) Linux
16 11 (28.21%) WLAN
16 11 (28.21%) WAN
16 11 (28.21%) BMC
16 11 (28.21%) Retail
16 11 (28.21%) Lisp
16 11 (28.21%) Cisco IOS
16 11 (28.21%) TippingPoint
17 10 (25.64%) VMware Infrastructure

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 2 (5.13%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 24 (61.54%) Firewall
2 23 (58.97%) EIGRP
2 23 (58.97%) Cisco ASA
3 22 (56.41%) DNS
4 21 (53.85%) OSPF
5 18 (46.15%) DMVPN
6 17 (43.59%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 14 (35.90%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 13 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
9 12 (30.77%) Network Security
10 11 (28.21%) WLAN
10 11 (28.21%) WAN
10 11 (28.21%) Cisco IOS
11 10 (25.64%) BIG-IP
11 10 (25.64%) DMZ
11 10 (25.64%) MPLS
11 10 (25.64%) NetScreen
11 10 (25.64%) DHCP
12 7 (17.95%) LAN
13 6 (15.38%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.13%) SQL Server
1 2 (5.13%) SQL Server 2012
1 2 (5.13%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 11 (28.21%) Retail
2 5 (12.82%) Banking
3 1 (2.56%) Marketing
3 1 (2.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 22 (56.41%) Network Engineer
2 14 (35.90%) Network Specialist
3 10 (25.64%) Network Security Specialist
3 10 (25.64%) Design Engineer
3 10 (25.64%) Security Specialist
4 6 (15.38%) Network Design Engineer
5 5 (12.82%) Architect
6 4 (10.26%) Cisco Engineer
6 4 (10.26%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 4 (10.26%) IP Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) Network Design Specialist
8 1 (2.56%) Analyst
8 1 (2.56%) Network Analyst
8 1 (2.56%) Network Architect
Miscellaneous
1 10 (25.64%) Fat Client
1 10 (25.64%) Thin Client
2 6 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.13%) e-Health
Operating Systems
1 12 (30.77%) Linux
2 2 (5.13%) Windows
2 2 (5.13%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (41.03%) Network Design
2 15 (38.46%) Load Balancing
3 10 (25.64%) E-Commerce
4 4 (10.26%) Service Delivery
4 4 (10.26%) Line Management
4 4 (10.26%) Mentoring
5 3 (7.69%) Network Monitoring
6 2 (5.13%) ITIL
6 2 (5.13%) PRINCE2
6 2 (5.13%) Business Continuity
6 2 (5.13%) TOGAF
6 2 (5.13%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (5.13%) Security Management
6 2 (5.13%) Project Management
6 2 (5.13%) BCP
6 2 (5.13%) Configuration Management
6 2 (5.13%) Business Continuity Planning
6 2 (5.13%) Capacity Management
6 2 (5.13%) Network Management
6 2 (5.13%) Fault Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (28.21%) Lisp
2 6 (15.38%) C
Qualifications
1 31 (79.49%) CCNP
1 31 (79.49%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (30.77%) CCSE
3 10 (25.64%) CCDP
4 6 (15.38%) CCNA
5 5 (12.82%) JNCIP
5 5 (12.82%) JNCIE
6 2 (5.13%) MCSE
6 2 (5.13%) MCSA
6 2 (5.13%) CCDA
6 2 (5.13%) CISSP
6 2 (5.13%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (5.13%) CCSA
6 2 (5.13%) VCAP
6 2 (5.13%) VCP5
6 2 (5.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (2.56%) SC Cleared
7 1 (2.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (15.38%) QA
2 2 (5.13%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (25.64%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (5.13%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.13%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 9 (23.08%) OPNET
2 6 (15.38%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (5.13%) CA Spectrum
4 1 (2.56%) OpenView
Vendors
1 34 (87.18%) Cisco
2 22 (56.41%) F5
3 20 (51.28%) HP
4 19 (48.72%) Blue Coat
5 16 (41.03%) CheckPoint
6 12 (30.77%) VMware
7 11 (28.21%) BMC
7 11 (28.21%) TippingPoint
8 10 (25.64%) Infoblox
8 10 (25.64%) Imperva
8 10 (25.64%) Citrix
9 7 (17.95%) Motorola
10 6 (15.38%) Juniper
11 2 (5.13%) CA
11 2 (5.13%) BT
11 2 (5.13%) Riverbed
11 2 (5.13%) ProCurve
12 1 (2.56%) Remedy
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