Period
to 20 January 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 20 January 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
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 36 30 43
Rank change year-on-year -6 +13 +9
Contract jobs citing BGP 21 6 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 3.90% 1.75% 1.86%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.19% 6.45% 6.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 4
Basingstoke median daily rate £350 £460 £383
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -23.91% +20.26% -
10th Percentile £255 £460 £293
90th Percentile £379 £460 £399
Hampshire median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% -8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Basingstoke median hourly rate - - -
Hampshire median hourly rate - - £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 148 93 129
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 27.51% 27.11% 26.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 52 77
Basingstoke median daily rate £395 £335 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.76% -18.79% +37.50%
10th Percentile £199 £168 £263
90th Percentile £589 £488 £556
Hampshire median daily rate £388 £388 £388
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 16 8
Basingstoke median hourly rate £17.38 £21.25 £15.39
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -18.24% +38.10% +32.51%
10th Percentile £10.40 £10.13 £11.78
90th Percentile £25.65 £27.50 £33.75
Hampshire median hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year - -45.21% +13.14%

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 20 January 2018, 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 Basingstoke region with a requirement for BGP.

1 21 (100.00%) Cisco
2 20 (95.24%) OSPF
3 16 (76.19%) Juniper
3 16 (76.19%) Security Cleared
4 14 (66.67%) LAN
5 11 (52.38%) WAN
6 10 (47.62%) DV Cleared
6 10 (47.62%) VLAN
7 9 (42.86%) SC Cleared
7 9 (42.86%) Migration
8 7 (33.33%) Active Directory
9 6 (28.57%) Citrix
9 6 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
9 6 (28.57%) DNS
9 6 (28.57%) System Testing
9 6 (28.57%) Network Architecture
9 6 (28.57%) NetScaler
10 5 (23.81%) Boundary Protection
10 5 (23.81%) Cisco ASA
10 5 (23.81%) Network Design
11 4 (19.05%) Firewall
11 4 (19.05%) CCNA
11 4 (19.05%) Junos
11 4 (19.05%) JNCIS
12 3 (14.29%) Data Centre
12 3 (14.29%) JNCIA
12 3 (14.29%) Red Hat
12 3 (14.29%) Unix
12 3 (14.29%) Linux
13 2 (9.52%) VMware

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%) LAN
3 11 (52.38%) WAN
4 10 (47.62%) VLAN
5 6 (28.57%) DNS
5 6 (28.57%) NetScaler
6 5 (23.81%) Cisco ASA
7 4 (19.05%) Firewall
7 4 (19.05%) Junos
8 2 (9.52%) Cisco IOS
8 2 (9.52%) Cisco Nexus
8 2 (9.52%) VPN
9 1 (4.76%) DAB
9 1 (4.76%) DHCP
9 1 (4.76%) DWDM
9 1 (4.76%) IPv6
9 1 (4.76%) MPLS
9 1 (4.76%) Multicast
9 1 (4.76%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Sonatype Nexus
Job Titles
1 13 (61.90%) Network Engineer
2 7 (33.33%) Architect
3 6 (28.57%) Network Architect
4 5 (23.81%) Migration Engineer
5 4 (19.05%) DV Cleared Network Engineer
6 3 (14.29%) Cisco Engineer
6 3 (14.29%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 1 (4.76%) Citrix Architect
7 1 (4.76%) Design Engineer
7 1 (4.76%) Designer
7 1 (4.76%) Network Design Engineer
7 1 (4.76%) Network Designer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (14.29%) Linux
1 3 (14.29%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (42.86%) Migration
2 6 (28.57%) Network Architecture
2 6 (28.57%) System Testing
3 5 (23.81%) Boundary Protection
3 5 (23.81%) Network Design
4 1 (4.76%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.76%) Bash Shell
1 1 (4.76%) Python
Qualifications
1 16 (76.19%) Security Cleared
2 10 (47.62%) DV Cleared
3 9 (42.86%) SC Cleared
4 6 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (19.05%) CCNA
5 4 (19.05%) JNCIS
6 3 (14.29%) JNCIA
7 2 (9.52%) CCNP
8 1 (4.76%) CCDP
System Software
1 7 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (9.52%) VMware NSX
3 1 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) Ansible
Vendors
1 21 (100.00%) Cisco
2 16 (76.19%) Juniper
3 6 (28.57%) Citrix
4 3 (14.29%) Red Hat
5 2 (9.52%) VMware
6 1 (4.76%) Arista
6 1 (4.76%) Brocade
6 1 (4.76%) Fujitsu
6 1 (4.76%) Meraki