The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Dorset with a requirement for BGP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited BGP over the 3 months to 23 June 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)
South West / Dorset
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 21 29 -
Rank change year-on-year +8 -  
Contract jobs citing BGP 4 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Dorset 3.08% 1.98% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.30% 9.80% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 0
Median daily rate £450 £400 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £403 £363 £340
% change year-on-year +11.17% +6.61%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £47.83 £35.00
% change year-on-year -31.00% +36.65%  

BGP is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Dorset with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Dorset
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 43 51 23
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Dorset 33.08% 20.16% 11.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 34 11
Median daily rate £450 £393 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.64% +20.76%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £330 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £347
% change year-on-year +2.73% +5.04%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 7 2
Median hourly rate £39.50 £25.50 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +54.90% -43.33%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £32.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year -15.38% +25.00%  

BGP
Job Vacancy Trend in Dorset

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Dorset citing BGP as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for BGP in Dorset

BGP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Contractor daily rate trend for BGP in Dorset

BGP
Contract Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BGP within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 23 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bournemouth +4 1 £450 +12.50%
BGP
South West

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, 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 Dorset region with a requirement for BGP.

1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) Juniper
1 4 (100.00%) Wireless
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 3 (75.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (75.00%) OSPF
2 3 (75.00%) LAN
2 3 (75.00%) WAN
3 2 (50.00%) VPN
3 2 (50.00%) Firewall
3 2 (50.00%) Palo Alto
3 2 (50.00%) Network Management
4 1 (25.00%) FortiGate
4 1 (25.00%) NX-OS
4 1 (25.00%) Telepresence
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco Wireless
4 1 (25.00%) Master's Degree
4 1 (25.00%) Degree
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (25.00%) Network Security
4 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (25.00%) Network Architecture
4 1 (25.00%) Software Architecture
4 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
4 1 (25.00%) EIGRP
4 1 (25.00%) TACACS
4 1 (25.00%) DNS

BGP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Dorset 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 4 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 4 (100.00%) Wireless
2 3 (75.00%) LAN
2 3 (75.00%) OSPF
2 3 (75.00%) WAN
3 2 (50.00%) Firewall
3 2 (50.00%) VPN
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco Wireless
4 1 (25.00%) DNS
4 1 (25.00%) EIGRP
4 1 (25.00%) Internet
4 1 (25.00%) MPLS
4 1 (25.00%) Network Security
4 1 (25.00%) NX-OS
4 1 (25.00%) SSL
4 1 (25.00%) TACACS
4 1 (25.00%) Telepresence
4 1 (25.00%) VoIP
General
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco Network Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Network Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Architect
3 1 (25.00%) Network Architect
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Network Management
2 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Network Architecture
2 1 (25.00%) Software Architecture
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) CCNA
1 1 (25.00%) CCNP
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
1 1 (25.00%) Master's Degree
1 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco Prime
1 1 (25.00%) FortiGate
1 1 (25.00%) Netcool
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) Juniper
2 2 (50.00%) Palo Alto