Period
to 16 January 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 16 January 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
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 59 - 82
Rank change year-on-year - +82 -21
Contract jobs citing BGP 2 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 0.32% - 0.21%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.30% - 1.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 2
Gloucestershire median daily rate £373 - £509
10th Percentile £358 - £407
90th Percentile £393 - £614
South West median daily rate £450 £388 £450
% change year-on-year +16.13% -13.89% +28.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Gloucestershire 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 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 87 98 136
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 13.83% 11.84% 13.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 71 77
Gloucestershire median daily rate £300 £275 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.09% -24.14% +11.54%
10th Percentile £156 £106 £174
90th Percentile £450 £418 £450
South West median daily rate £388 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +10.71% - -3.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 10 9
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £31.00 £15.75 £43.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +96.83% -63.37% +101.17%
10th Percentile £15.00 £10.50 £34.79
90th Percentile £42.50 £52.13 £48.00
South West median hourly rate £25.75 £37.50 £39.13
% change year-on-year -31.33% -4.15% +63.87%

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

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for BGP.

1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) MPLS
1 2 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared

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%) EIGRP
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) MPLS
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Network Engineer
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco