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The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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 18 August 2022 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)
England > East Midlands
6 months to
18 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 89 - 58
Rank change year-on-year - - +66
Contract jobs citing BGP 2 0 4
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.15% - 0.60%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.10% - 4.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 2
10th Percentile £368 - £369
25th Percentile £375 - £378
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £400 - £413
Median % change year-on-year - - -9.25%
75th Percentile £425 - £453
90th Percentile £433 - £466
England median daily rate £500 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +11.11% - +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £50.00
England median hourly rate £26.00 £19.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year +36.84% -41.54% -13.33%

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 the East Midlands with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
East Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 182 140 82
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 13.32% 11.52% 12.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 132 98 41
10th Percentile £164 £190 £150
25th Percentile £261 £233 £163
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £425 £360 £325
Median % change year-on-year +18.06% +10.77% -
75th Percentile £538 £425 £414
90th Percentile £600 £488 £500
England median daily rate £500 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +11.11% - +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 11 16
10th Percentile £16.05 £15.00 £12.00
25th Percentile £17.28 £21.75 £13.59
Median hourly rate £21.50 £42.50 £18.75
Median % change year-on-year -49.41% +126.67% +31.30%
75th Percentile £25.13 £51.00 £43.75
90th Percentile £60.00 £57.50 £49.08
England median hourly rate £35.00 £21.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +62.79% -28.33% +33.33%

BGP
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing BGP as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for BGP in the East Midlands

BGP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing BGP in the East Midlands.

Daily rate trend for BGP in the East Midlands

BGP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing BGP in the East Midlands.

Hourly rate trend for BGP in the East Midlands

BGP
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BGP within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 18 August 2022. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Jobs
Leicestershire - 1 £375 -
Lincolnshire - 1 £425 -
BGP
England

For the 6 months to 18 August 2022, 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for BGP.

1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) CCIE
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Avaya
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) MPLS
2 1 (50.00%) OSPF
2 1 (50.00%) EIGRP
2 1 (50.00%) Wireless
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) VLAN
2 1 (50.00%) Fortinet
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (50.00%) Azure
2 1 (50.00%) HSRP
2 1 (50.00%) FortiGate
2 1 (50.00%) Aerohive Networks
2 1 (50.00%) Meraki
2 1 (50.00%) Palo Alto
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Wireless
2 1 (50.00%) SD-WAN
2 1 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (50.00%) Internet
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) VoIP
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) DHCP
2 1 (50.00%) VPN
2 1 (50.00%) DNS

BGP
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) MPLS
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Wireless
2 1 (50.00%) DHCP
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) EIGRP
2 1 (50.00%) HSRP
2 1 (50.00%) Internet
2 1 (50.00%) OSPF
2 1 (50.00%) SD-WAN
2 1 (50.00%) VLAN
2 1 (50.00%) VoIP
2 1 (50.00%) VPN
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Network Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) CCIE
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (50.00%) CCNA
2 1 (50.00%) CCNP
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Prime
1 1 (50.00%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Avaya
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Aerohive Networks
2 1 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (50.00%) Fortinet
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) Meraki
2 1 (50.00%) Nortel
2 1 (50.00%) Palo Alto
2 1 (50.00%) VMware