Period
to 15 February 2019

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 6 months to 15 February 2019 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
6 months to
15 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 33 - 27
Rank change year-on-year - +27 -
Contract jobs citing BGP 1 0 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Dorset 0.37% - 2.60%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.33% - 27.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 9
Dorset median daily rate - - £425
South West median daily rate £400 £475 £375
% change year-on-year -15.79% +26.67% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Dorset median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate - - -

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 Dorset with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Dorset
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 43 72 29
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Dorset 15.87% 23.68% 9.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 35 22
Dorset median daily rate £400 £305 £369
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +31.15% -17.29% -1.67%
10th Percentile £174 £169 £195
90th Percentile £475 £438 £490
South West median daily rate £388 £388 £350
% change year-on-year - +10.71% -0.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 7 1
Dorset median hourly rate £19.42 £27.00 £46.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -28.08% -41.94% +24.00%
10th Percentile £17.04 £11.50 £46.25
90th Percentile £22.76 £44.95 £46.75
South West median hourly rate £39.54 £27.25 £38.50
% change year-on-year +45.10% -29.22% -

BGP
Job Vacancy Trend in Dorset

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

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

For the 6 months to 15 February 2019, 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 Dorset region with a requirement for BGP.

1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) OSPF
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco IOS
1 1 (100.00%) Atlassian
1 1 (100.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) Confluence
1 1 (100.00%) Network Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) DMVPN
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (100.00%) Spine.js
1 1 (100.00%) Multicast
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (100.00%) Sonatype Nexus
1 1 (100.00%) VXLAN
1 1 (100.00%) vCenter Server
1 1 (100.00%) Network Virtualisation
1 1 (100.00%) NsoIT

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) Confluence
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco IOS
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (100.00%) DMVPN
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Multicast
1 1 (100.00%) OSPF
1 1 (100.00%) VXLAN
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) Sonatype Nexus
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Spine.js
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Network Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) Network Virtualisation
1 1 (100.00%) NsoIT
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Atlassian
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) VMware