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 5 May 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
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank 114 113 110
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -3
Contract jobs citing BGP 30 13 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.05% 0.51% 0.25%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.83% 4.71% 1.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 13 2
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£350 £401 £387
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.60% +3.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £400 £337
10% offered a daily rate of more than £401 £401 £437
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £400 £265
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +50.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 - £33.75
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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
439 276 328
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 15.31% 10.90% 16.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 283 152 176
Average daily rate £295 £388 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.87% +29.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £123 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £401 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £330 £315
% change year-on-year
+4.54% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 23 33
Average hourly rate £17.50 £13.53 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.34% -18.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.70 £12.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £117.50 £25.45 £115.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+50.00% -11.11%

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 5 May 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 5 May 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
North Yorkshire -2 14 £388 -3.24% 2
West Yorkshire - 13 £370 -
South Yorkshire - 3 £275 -
BGP
England

BGP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 79 (100.00%) Cisco
2 77 (97.47%) Cisco Certification
3 75 (94.94%) CCNP
4 53 (67.09%) OSPF
5 46 (58.23%) Firewall
6 41 (51.90%) F5
7 38 (48.10%) Cisco ASA
8 37 (46.84%) DNS
8 37 (46.84%) WAN
9 35 (44.30%) MPLS
10 34 (43.04%) CheckPoint
11 33 (41.77%) Blue Coat
11 33 (41.77%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
12 32 (40.51%) EIGRP
13 31 (39.24%) HP
13 31 (39.24%) Load Balancing
14 29 (36.71%) DMVPN
15 28 (35.44%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
16 27 (34.18%) Cisco IOS
16 27 (34.18%) VMware
16 27 (34.18%) Linux
17 26 (32.91%) LAN
18 25 (31.65%) VPN
18 25 (31.65%) VMware Infrastructure
19 24 (30.38%) CCSE
20 23 (29.11%) Network Security
20 23 (29.11%) TCP/IP
21 22 (27.85%) DHCP
21 22 (27.85%) E-Commerce
21 22 (27.85%) Citrix

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 2 (2.53%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.27%) Apache
2 1 (1.27%) Tomcat
Applications
1 8 (10.13%) MS Visio
1 8 (10.13%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 53 (67.09%) OSPF
2 46 (58.23%) Firewall
3 38 (48.10%) Cisco ASA
4 37 (46.84%) DNS
4 37 (46.84%) WAN
5 35 (44.30%) MPLS
6 33 (41.77%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 32 (40.51%) EIGRP
8 29 (36.71%) DMVPN
9 28 (35.44%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 27 (34.18%) Cisco IOS
11 26 (32.91%) LAN
12 25 (31.65%) VPN
13 23 (29.11%) Network Security
13 23 (29.11%) TCP/IP
14 22 (27.85%) DHCP
14 22 (27.85%) NetScreen
14 22 (27.85%) BIG-IP
15 15 (18.99%) IPv4
15 15 (18.99%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.53%) SQL Server 2012
1 2 (2.53%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (2.53%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (6.33%) Banking
1 5 (6.33%) Retail
2 2 (2.53%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.27%) Finance
3 1 (1.27%) Games
3 1 (1.27%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 51 (64.56%) Network Engineer
2 22 (27.85%) Network Security Specialist
2 22 (27.85%) Network Specialist
2 22 (27.85%) Security Specialist
3 14 (17.72%) Cisco Engineer
4 11 (13.92%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 7 (8.86%) Design Engineer
5 7 (8.86%) Network Design Engineer
6 6 (7.59%) Designer
6 6 (7.59%) Network Designer
7 5 (6.33%) Project Engineer
8 3 (3.80%) NOC Engineer
9 2 (2.53%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
9 2 (2.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 1 (1.27%) Architect
10 1 (1.27%) Analyst
10 1 (1.27%) Infrastructure Architect
10 1 (1.27%) Senior Network Engineer
10 1 (1.27%) Network Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 22 (27.85%) Thin Client
1 22 (27.85%) Fat Client
2 14 (17.72%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.80%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.27%) CLARiiON
4 1 (1.27%) Symmetrix
4 1 (1.27%) Clustering
4 1 (1.27%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (1.27%) IBM XIV
Operating Systems
1 27 (34.18%) Linux
2 7 (8.86%) Windows
3 2 (2.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (2.53%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (39.24%) Load Balancing
2 22 (27.85%) E-Commerce
3 12 (15.19%) Network Design
4 9 (11.39%) Service Delivery
5 8 (10.13%) Line Management
5 8 (10.13%) Mentoring
6 5 (6.33%) Change Management
6 5 (6.33%) Migration
6 5 (6.33%) Project Management
7 3 (3.80%) Change Control
8 2 (2.53%) Business Continuity Planning
8 2 (2.53%) Capacity Planning
8 2 (2.53%) Business Continuity
8 2 (2.53%) TOGAF
8 2 (2.53%) BCP
8 2 (2.53%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (2.53%) ITIL
8 2 (2.53%) PRINCE2
9 1 (1.27%) Information Security
9 1 (1.27%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 14 (17.72%) C
2 12 (15.19%) Lisp
3 1 (1.27%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.27%) Perl
3 1 (1.27%) PHP
3 1 (1.27%) Shell Script
3 1 (1.27%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 77 (97.47%) Cisco Certification
2 75 (94.94%) CCNP
3 24 (30.38%) CCSE
4 20 (25.32%) CCIP
5 16 (20.25%) CCNA
6 14 (17.72%) CCDP
7 9 (11.39%) CCIE
8 3 (3.80%) CISSP
8 3 (3.80%) BC Cleared
8 3 (3.80%) Security Cleared
8 3 (3.80%) JNCIP
8 3 (3.80%) JNCIE
8 3 (3.80%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 2 (2.53%) VCP5
9 2 (2.53%) VCAP
9 2 (2.53%) CCSA
9 2 (2.53%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (2.53%) MCSE
9 2 (2.53%) MCSA
9 2 (2.53%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.80%) QA
2 2 (2.53%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (31.65%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (16.46%) vCloud
3 3 (3.80%) VMware ESX
4 2 (2.53%) Active Directory
4 2 (2.53%) Terminal Services
5 1 (1.27%) NFS
5 1 (1.27%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 11 (13.92%) OPNET
2 5 (6.33%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (1.27%) Nagios
3 1 (1.27%) Cacti
3 1 (1.27%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (1.27%) Graphite
3 1 (1.27%) Opsview
Vendors
1 79 (100.00%) Cisco
2 41 (51.90%) F5
3 34 (43.04%) CheckPoint
4 33 (41.77%) Blue Coat
5 31 (39.24%) HP
6 27 (34.18%) VMware
7 22 (27.85%) Citrix
7 22 (27.85%) Infoblox
7 22 (27.85%) Imperva
8 12 (15.19%) BMC
8 12 (15.19%) TippingPoint
9 8 (10.13%) Microsoft
10 5 (6.33%) Motorola
10 5 (6.33%) Juniper
11 3 (3.80%) Remedy
11 3 (3.80%) Red Hat
12 2 (2.53%) Brocade
12 2 (2.53%) IBM
13 1 (1.27%) EMC
13 1 (1.27%) SolarWinds
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