Period
to 26 April 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke with a requirement for BGP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited BGP over the 6 months to 26 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Hampshire > Basingstoke
6 months to
26 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 39 27 44
Rank change year-on-year -12 +17 -
Contract jobs citing BGP 21 16 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 3.65% 3.55% 2.49%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.35% 11.27% 9.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 8
Basingstoke median daily rate £445 £365 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +22.09% +45.80% -
10th Percentile £443 £269 £207
90th Percentile £448 £460 £404
Hampshire median daily rate £475 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +18.75% +5.26% -27.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Basingstoke median hourly rate - - -
Hampshire median hourly rate £45.92 - £47.83

BGP is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Basingstoke
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 185 142 143
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 32.12% 31.49% 25.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 62 78
Basingstoke median daily rate £333 £320 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.91% -14.67% +10.29%
10th Percentile £128 £185 £212
90th Percentile £469 £488 £534
Hampshire median daily rate £395 £415 £380
% change year-on-year -4.82% +9.21% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 30 13
Basingstoke median hourly rate £22.50 £25.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.00% - +120.26%
10th Percentile £10.40 £10.13 £12.86
90th Percentile £33.00 £27.50 £27.50
Hampshire median hourly rate £24.00 £20.00 £38.05
% change year-on-year +20.00% -47.44% +8.71%

BGP
Job Vacancy Trend in Basingstoke

Job postings citing BGP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke.

Job vacancy trend for BGP in Basingstoke

BGP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing BGP in Basingstoke.

Contractor daily rate trend for BGP in Basingstoke

BGP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for BGP in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 26 April 2018, IT contractor jobs citing BGP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Basingstoke region with a requirement for BGP.

1 21 (100.00%) Cisco
2 20 (95.24%) OSPF
3 19 (90.48%) Juniper
3 19 (90.48%) Security Cleared
4 17 (80.95%) SC Cleared
5 14 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
6 13 (61.90%) Firewall
6 13 (61.90%) Cisco Certification
6 13 (61.90%) VLAN
7 11 (52.38%) VPN
8 9 (42.86%) CCNP
8 9 (42.86%) CCDP
8 9 (42.86%) JNCIS
9 8 (38.10%) Active Directory
9 8 (38.10%) DV Cleared
10 7 (33.33%) DNS
10 7 (33.33%) WAN
11 6 (28.57%) Citrix
11 6 (28.57%) Network Architecture
11 6 (28.57%) System Testing
11 6 (28.57%) NetScaler
12 5 (23.81%) Boundary Protection
12 5 (23.81%) Network Design
12 5 (23.81%) LAN
13 4 (19.05%) Brocade
13 4 (19.05%) VMware
13 4 (19.05%) VMware NSX
13 4 (19.05%) VMware Infrastructure
13 4 (19.05%) Cisco IOS
14 3 (14.29%) DevOps

BGP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Basingstoke 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:

Communications & Networking
1 20 (95.24%) OSPF
2 14 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
3 13 (61.90%) Firewall
3 13 (61.90%) VLAN
4 11 (52.38%) VPN
5 7 (33.33%) DNS
5 7 (33.33%) WAN
6 6 (28.57%) NetScaler
7 5 (23.81%) LAN
8 4 (19.05%) Cisco IOS
9 3 (14.29%) Junos
9 3 (14.29%) Software-Defined Networking
10 2 (9.52%) DHCP
10 2 (9.52%) DWDM
10 2 (9.52%) MPLS
11 1 (4.76%) DAB
11 1 (4.76%) IPv6
11 1 (4.76%) Multicast
11 1 (4.76%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 14 (66.67%) Architect
2 13 (61.90%) Network Architect
3 6 (28.57%) Network Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) Cloud Architect
4 3 (14.29%) Design Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) Network Design Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (4.76%) Citrix Architect
5 1 (4.76%) DV Cleared Network Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Network Team Leader
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Network Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.76%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (28.57%) Network Architecture
1 6 (28.57%) System Testing
2 5 (23.81%) Boundary Protection
2 5 (23.81%) Network Design
3 3 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (14.29%) DevOps
3 3 (14.29%) Network Virtualisation
3 3 (14.29%) Project Management
4 2 (9.52%) Migration
4 2 (9.52%) Network Management
5 1 (4.76%) Kalman Filter
Qualifications
1 19 (90.48%) Security Cleared
2 17 (80.95%) SC Cleared
3 13 (61.90%) Cisco Certification
4 9 (42.86%) CCDP
4 9 (42.86%) CCNP
4 9 (42.86%) JNCIS
5 8 (38.10%) DV Cleared
6 1 (4.76%) CCIE
System Software
1 8 (38.10%) Active Directory
2 4 (19.05%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (19.05%) VMware NSX
3 3 (14.29%) Snort
Vendors
1 21 (100.00%) Cisco
2 19 (90.48%) Juniper
3 6 (28.57%) Citrix
4 4 (19.05%) Brocade
4 4 (19.05%) VMware
5 1 (4.76%) Fujitsu