Period
to 21 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 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 21 May 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 East > Hampshire
6 months to
21 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 104 109 134
Rank change year-on-year +5 +25 +37
Contract jobs citing BGP 68 53 45
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 1.78% 1.50% 1.10%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.70% 6.23% 4.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 29 19
Hampshire median daily rate £475 £400 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.75% +33.33% -36.84%
10th Percentile £400 £265 £185
90th Percentile £488 £463 £440
South East median daily rate £469 £425 £363
% change year-on-year +10.29% +17.24% -6.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 9
Hampshire median hourly rate £44.00 - £47.83
10th Percentile £39.72 - £45.56
90th Percentile £47.83 - £49.01
South East median hourly rate £43.50 £17.50 £47.83
% change year-on-year +148.57% -63.41% +59.43%

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 Hampshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Hampshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 782 851 1,022
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 20.49% 24.11% 24.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 351 549 652
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £415 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.61% +10.67% -
10th Percentile £200 £269 £263
90th Percentile £502 £531 £525
South East median daily rate £412 £402 £380
% change year-on-year +2.68% +5.66% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 70 66 59
Hampshire median hourly rate £25.25 £17.88 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +41.23% -52.32% +7.14%
10th Percentile £10.50 £10.95 £14.50
90th Percentile £47.53 £37.50 £50.00
South East median hourly rate £23.75 £16.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year +41.79% -44.17% -7.01%

BGP
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

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

Job vacancy trend for BGP in Hampshire

BGP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for BGP in Hampshire

BGP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing BGP in Hampshire over the 6 months to 21 May 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for BGP in Hampshire

BGP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing BGP in Hampshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for BGP in Hampshire

BGP
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BGP within the Hampshire region over the 6 months to 21 May 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
Basingstoke -18 18 £445 +5.95%
Portsmouth +7 8 £475 +58.33%
Fleet -4 4 £300 -
Winchester -5 2 £375 -6.25%
Farnborough -13 2 £400 -
Aldershot - 1 - -
BGP
South East

For the 6 months to 21 May 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for BGP.

1 54 (79.41%) Cisco
2 53 (77.94%) Security Cleared
3 48 (70.59%) OSPF
4 42 (61.76%) Cisco Certification
4 42 (61.76%) VPN
5 41 (60.29%) Cisco ASA
5 41 (60.29%) SC Cleared
6 38 (55.88%) Juniper
7 36 (52.94%) Firewall
8 33 (48.53%) MPLS
9 28 (41.18%) CCNP
10 27 (39.71%) LAN
11 26 (38.24%) VMware
12 25 (36.76%) VLAN
12 25 (36.76%) VMware Infrastructure
13 24 (35.29%) WAN
14 23 (33.82%) Active Directory
15 22 (32.35%) DNS
16 20 (29.41%) CCDP
16 20 (29.41%) JNCIS
16 20 (29.41%) Data Centre
17 19 (27.94%) Multicast
18 18 (26.47%) DV Cleared
19 16 (23.53%) VMware NSX
19 16 (23.53%) IPv6
20 15 (22.06%) Brocade
21 12 (17.65%) Network Security
21 12 (17.65%) Network Management
21 12 (17.65%) Migration
21 12 (17.65%) DHCP

BGP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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 2 (2.94%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 48 (70.59%) OSPF
2 42 (61.76%) VPN
3 41 (60.29%) Cisco ASA
4 36 (52.94%) Firewall
5 33 (48.53%) MPLS
6 27 (39.71%) LAN
7 25 (36.76%) VLAN
8 24 (35.29%) WAN
9 22 (32.35%) DNS
10 19 (27.94%) Multicast
11 16 (23.53%) IPv6
12 12 (17.65%) DHCP
12 12 (17.65%) Network Security
13 10 (14.71%) DAB
13 10 (14.71%) IPsec
13 10 (14.71%) Wireless
14 8 (11.76%) Cisco IOS
14 8 (11.76%) RIP
15 7 (10.29%) Cisco Nexus
15 7 (10.29%) HSRP
General
1 3 (4.41%) Finance
2 2 (2.94%) Banking
3 1 (1.47%) Retail
Job Titles
1 34 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 26 (38.24%) Architect
3 21 (30.88%) Network Architect
4 15 (22.06%) Network Security Engineer
4 15 (22.06%) Security Engineer
5 9 (13.24%) Senior Network Engineer
6 5 (7.35%) Cloud Architect
6 5 (7.35%) Solutions Architect
7 4 (5.88%) Design Engineer
7 4 (5.88%) Network Design Engineer
7 4 (5.88%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
8 3 (4.41%) Consultant
8 3 (4.41%) Lead Network Engineer
8 3 (4.41%) Network Consultant
8 3 (4.41%) Network Security Consultant
8 3 (4.41%) Security Consultant
8 3 (4.41%) Switch Engineer
9 2 (2.94%) Lead Security Consultant
9 2 (2.94%) Network Team Leader
9 2 (2.94%) Senior Network Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.94%) Core Data
2 1 (1.47%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 20 (29.41%) Data Centre
2 1 (1.47%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 10 (14.71%) Windows
2 7 (10.29%) Windows Server
3 3 (4.41%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (17.65%) Migration
1 12 (17.65%) Network Management
2 8 (11.76%) Network Design
3 6 (8.82%) Network Virtualisation
4 5 (7.35%) Configuration Management
4 5 (7.35%) Project Management
5 4 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (5.88%) Boundary Protection
5 4 (5.88%) DevOps
5 4 (5.88%) ITIL
5 4 (5.88%) Network Architecture
5 4 (5.88%) System Testing
6 3 (4.41%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (2.94%) Load Balancing
7 2 (2.94%) Security Management
7 2 (2.94%) Service Delivery
8 1 (1.47%) Capacity Management
8 1 (1.47%) Change Control
8 1 (1.47%) Integration Testing
8 1 (1.47%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.47%) Python
Qualifications
1 53 (77.94%) Security Cleared
2 42 (61.76%) Cisco Certification
3 41 (60.29%) SC Cleared
4 28 (41.18%) CCNP
5 20 (29.41%) CCDP
5 20 (29.41%) JNCIS
6 18 (26.47%) DV Cleared
7 9 (13.24%) Degree
8 7 (10.29%) CCNA
9 6 (8.82%) CCIE
10 1 (1.47%) BPSS Clearance
10 1 (1.47%) CCSA
10 1 (1.47%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (1.47%) JNCIE
10 1 (1.47%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.41%) SLA
2 2 (2.94%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.47%) QA
System Software
1 25 (36.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 23 (33.82%) Active Directory
3 16 (23.53%) VMware NSX
4 3 (4.41%) Snort
5 2 (2.94%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (2.94%) Cisco Prime
1 2 (2.94%) FortiGate
2 1 (1.47%) Ansible
Vendors
1 54 (79.41%) Cisco
2 38 (55.88%) Juniper
3 26 (38.24%) VMware
4 15 (22.06%) Brocade
5 6 (8.82%) F5
6 5 (7.35%) Citrix
7 4 (5.88%) Palo Alto
8 3 (4.41%) CheckPoint
8 3 (4.41%) SolarWinds
9 2 (2.94%) Microsoft
10 1 (1.47%) Fortinet
10 1 (1.47%) HP
10 1 (1.47%) Remedy