Period
to 16 October 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 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 16 October 2017 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)
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
16 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 79 99
Contract jobs citing BGP 0 1 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire - 0.089% 0.69%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.68% 4.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 8
Cambridgeshire median daily rate - £550 £270
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +103.70% -19.40%
East of England median daily rate £403 £415 £350
% change year-on-year -2.89% +18.57% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate £32.50 - £34.00

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 Cambridgeshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Cambridgeshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 274 148 221
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 20.34% 13.21% 13.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 126 56 105
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £350 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +14.29% +7.69%
10th Percentile £187 £228 £184
90th Percentile £480 £538 £469
East of England median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year - +7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 29 57
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £40.00 £39.50 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.27% +21.54% +30.00%
10th Percentile £14.45 £29.25 £20.25
90th Percentile £50.65 £77.50 £57.50
East of England median hourly rate £25.00 £37.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year -33.33% +17.19% +30.61%

BGP
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Job vacancy trend for BGP in Cambridgeshire

BGP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for BGP in Cambridgeshire