Period
to 21 September 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 21 September 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
21 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 44 40 44
Rank change year-on-year -4 +4 +1
Contract jobs citing BGP 13 29 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 2.76% 4.17% 0.83%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.07% 14.43% 4.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 13 3
Basingstoke median daily rate £450 £388 £215
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.13% +80.23% -46.25%
10th Percentile £445 £266 £206
90th Percentile £482 £468 £235
Hampshire median daily rate £413 £403 £322
% change year-on-year +2.36% +25.06% -21.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Basingstoke median hourly rate - - -
Hampshire median hourly rate £43.92 - £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 161 201 87
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 34.18% 28.88% 18.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 102 37
Basingstoke median daily rate £390 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.00% +15.38% -16.13%
10th Percentile £161 £242 £207
90th Percentile £525 £487 £600
Hampshire median daily rate £413 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.13% +5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 20 16
Basingstoke median hourly rate £22.75 £17.71 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +28.48% -29.17% +11.11%
10th Percentile £12.70 £10.13 £14.06
90th Percentile £26.88 £28.50 £27.50
Hampshire median hourly rate £26.00 £19.13 £35.50
% change year-on-year +35.91% -46.11% +18.33%

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 21 September 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 13 (100.00%) Cisco
1 13 (100.00%) OSPF
1 13 (100.00%) Firewall
1 13 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
2 12 (92.31%) Security Cleared
3 10 (76.92%) DV Cleared
4 9 (69.23%) SC Cleared
5 7 (53.85%) MPLS
5 7 (53.85%) Network Design
5 7 (53.85%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (53.85%) LAN
6 6 (46.15%) VoIP
6 6 (46.15%) WAN
6 6 (46.15%) VPN
6 6 (46.15%) Juniper
6 6 (46.15%) EIGRP
6 6 (46.15%) Forcepoint
6 6 (46.15%) Change Management
6 6 (46.15%) JNCIS
6 6 (46.15%) VLAN
6 6 (46.15%) QA
6 6 (46.15%) IPsec
6 6 (46.15%) Migration
6 6 (46.15%) FortiGate
6 6 (46.15%) Data Centre
7 5 (38.46%) CCDP
7 5 (38.46%) CCNP
8 3 (23.08%) Snort
9 2 (15.38%) Cisco IOS
10 1 (7.69%) Deployment Automation

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 13 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 13 (100.00%) Firewall
1 13 (100.00%) OSPF
2 7 (53.85%) LAN
2 7 (53.85%) MPLS
3 6 (46.15%) EIGRP
3 6 (46.15%) IPsec
3 6 (46.15%) VLAN
3 6 (46.15%) VoIP
3 6 (46.15%) VPN
3 6 (46.15%) WAN
4 2 (15.38%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (7.69%) BIG-IP
5 1 (7.69%) Cisco ISE
5 1 (7.69%) DNS
5 1 (7.69%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 1 (7.69%) Junos
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) Network Engineer
2 4 (30.77%) Architect
2 4 (30.77%) Implementation Engineer
2 4 (30.77%) Network Architect
2 4 (30.77%) Network Implementation Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Design Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Network Design Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (15.38%) DV Cleared Network Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Integration Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Network Integration Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Network Team Leader
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Network Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 6 (46.15%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Network Design
2 6 (46.15%) Change Management
2 6 (46.15%) Migration
3 1 (7.69%) Deployment Automation
3 1 (7.69%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) PowerShell
1 1 (7.69%) VB
1 1 (7.69%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 12 (92.31%) Security Cleared
2 10 (76.92%) DV Cleared
3 9 (69.23%) SC Cleared
4 7 (53.85%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (46.15%) JNCIS
6 5 (38.46%) CCDP
6 5 (38.46%) CCNP
7 1 (7.69%) CCIE
7 1 (7.69%) CCNA
7 1 (7.69%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (46.15%) QA
System Software
1 3 (23.08%) Snort
Systems Management
1 6 (46.15%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) Cisco
2 6 (46.15%) Forcepoint
2 6 (46.15%) Juniper
3 1 (7.69%) F5
3 1 (7.69%) SolarWinds