Period
to 15 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 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 November 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)
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
15 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 70 62 75
Rank change year-on-year -8 +13 +2
Contract jobs citing BGP 2 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 0.27% 0.30% 0.43%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.82% 2.25% 2.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 4
Gloucestershire median daily rate £250 £373 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -32.89% +19.20% -11.35%
10th Percentile £225 £358 £290
90th Percentile £275 £393 £373
South West median daily rate £400 £450 £363
% change year-on-year -11.11% +24.14% -23.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Gloucestershire median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate £46.75 - £43.50

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 Gloucestershire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Gloucestershire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 110 89 140
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 14.77% 13.46% 14.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 39 98
Gloucestershire median daily rate £438 £300 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +45.83% -7.69% -13.33%
10th Percentile £200 £125 £124
90th Percentile £547 £423 £432
South West median daily rate £388 £365 £350
% change year-on-year +6.16% +4.29% -6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 8 17
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £43.50 £31.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +38.10% +26.00% -41.18%
10th Percentile £11.57 £19.90 £11.18
90th Percentile £49.88 £36.38 £43.75
South West median hourly rate £42.50 £32.25 £30.00
% change year-on-year +31.78% +7.50% -23.57%

BGP
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for BGP in Gloucestershire

BGP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for BGP in Gloucestershire

BGP
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BGP within the Gloucestershire region over the 6 months to 15 November 2018. 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
Job
Vacancies
Gloucester - 1 £250 -
BGP
South West

For the 6 months to 15 November 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for BGP.

1 2 (100.00%) CCNA
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Juniper
1 2 (100.00%) MPLS
1 2 (100.00%) OSPF
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) CCNP
2 1 (50.00%) HSRP
2 1 (50.00%) FortiGate
2 1 (50.00%) Mobile Device Management
2 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (50.00%) SSL
2 1 (50.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) SNMP
2 1 (50.00%) IPsec
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) SSH
2 1 (50.00%) Network Design
2 1 (50.00%) Fortinet
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (50.00%) DV Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) EIGRP
2 1 (50.00%) RSVP
2 1 (50.00%) RTP

BGP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 2 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) MPLS
1 2 (100.00%) OSPF
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (50.00%) EIGRP
2 1 (50.00%) HSRP
2 1 (50.00%) IPsec
2 1 (50.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) RSVP
2 1 (50.00%) RTP
2 1 (50.00%) SNMP
2 1 (50.00%) SSH
2 1 (50.00%) SSL
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) DV Cleared Network Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Migration Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile Device Management
1 1 (50.00%) Network Design
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) CCNA
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (50.00%) CCNP
2 1 (50.00%) DV Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Juniper
2 1 (50.00%) Fortinet