Period
to 19 February 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 19 February 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
19 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 105 130 143
Rank change year-on-year +25 +13 +20
Contract jobs citing BGP 58 30 44
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 1.62% 0.83% 1.03%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.32% 3.45% 4.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 19 19
Hampshire median daily rate £475 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.75% - -15.79%
10th Percentile £320 £284 £247
90th Percentile £488 £474 £464
South East median daily rate £450 £400 £350
% change year-on-year +12.50% +14.29% -3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Hampshire median hourly rate - - £47.83
South East median hourly rate £13.50 £17.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year -22.86% -61.11% -

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 792 870 983
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 22.18% 24.02% 23.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 414 576 589
Hampshire median daily rate £388 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.33% +4.17%
10th Percentile £169 £250 £254
90th Percentile £500 £522 £525
South East median daily rate £400 £396 £375
% change year-on-year +1.14% +5.47% +4.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 61 63
Hampshire median hourly rate £20.06 £20.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.30% -46.67% +15.38%
10th Percentile £10.40 £11.85 £12.60
90th Percentile £59.74 £46.96 £50.00
South East median hourly rate £18.00 £21.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year -16.28% -38.57% +62.19%

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 19 February 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 19 February 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 -5 22 £350 -3.98% 7
Fleet +10 6 £300 -7.69% 1
Farnborough +4 3 £400 - 1
Winchester - 2 - -
Aldershot - 1 - -
BGP
South East

For the 6 months to 19 February 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 44 (75.86%) Cisco
2 43 (74.14%) Security Cleared
3 38 (65.52%) OSPF
4 35 (60.34%) SC Cleared
5 28 (48.28%) VPN
6 27 (46.55%) Juniper
7 26 (44.83%) MPLS
8 24 (41.38%) Cisco Certification
9 21 (36.21%) Firewall
9 21 (36.21%) Cisco ASA
10 20 (34.48%) LAN
11 19 (32.76%) Multicast
12 17 (29.31%) IPv6
12 17 (29.31%) WAN
13 16 (27.59%) CCNP
13 16 (27.59%) VLAN
14 14 (24.14%) Active Directory
15 11 (18.97%) Migration
15 11 (18.97%) DNS
15 11 (18.97%) DV Cleared
15 11 (18.97%) Network Security
15 11 (18.97%) Cisco Nexus
16 10 (17.24%) JNCIS
17 9 (15.52%) Junos
17 9 (15.52%) F5
17 9 (15.52%) VMware
18 8 (13.79%) Citrix
18 8 (13.79%) System Testing
18 8 (13.79%) Network Architecture
18 8 (13.79%) NetScaler

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 1 (1.72%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 38 (65.52%) OSPF
2 28 (48.28%) VPN
3 26 (44.83%) MPLS
4 21 (36.21%) Cisco ASA
4 21 (36.21%) Firewall
5 20 (34.48%) LAN
6 19 (32.76%) Multicast
7 17 (29.31%) IPv6
7 17 (29.31%) WAN
8 16 (27.59%) VLAN
9 11 (18.97%) Cisco Nexus
9 11 (18.97%) DNS
9 11 (18.97%) Network Security
10 9 (15.52%) Junos
11 8 (13.79%) NetScaler
12 6 (10.34%) Cisco IOS
12 6 (10.34%) DHCP
13 5 (8.62%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
13 5 (8.62%) Wireless
14 4 (6.90%) IPsec
Development Applications
1 1 (1.72%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 3 (5.17%) Banking
1 3 (5.17%) Finance
2 2 (3.45%) Retail
3 1 (1.72%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.72%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 37 (63.79%) Network Engineer
2 18 (31.03%) Network Security Engineer
2 18 (31.03%) Security Engineer
3 16 (27.59%) Architect
4 13 (22.41%) Network Architect
5 4 (6.90%) Cisco Engineer
5 4 (6.90%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 4 (6.90%) Migration Engineer
5 4 (6.90%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
6 3 (5.17%) Cloud Architect
6 3 (5.17%) Consultant
6 3 (5.17%) DV Cleared Network Engineer
6 3 (5.17%) Lead Network Engineer
6 3 (5.17%) Network Consultant
6 3 (5.17%) Network Security Consultant
6 3 (5.17%) Security Consultant
6 3 (5.17%) Senior Network Engineer
6 3 (5.17%) Senior Network Security Engineer
6 3 (5.17%) Senior Security Engineer
7 2 (3.45%) Cisco Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.45%) 802.1X
1 2 (3.45%) CGI
1 2 (3.45%) Core Data
Miscellaneous
1 8 (13.79%) Data Centre
2 2 (3.45%) Smart Meter
3 1 (1.72%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.17%) Linux
1 3 (5.17%) Unix
1 3 (5.17%) Windows
1 3 (5.17%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (18.97%) Migration
2 8 (13.79%) Network Architecture
2 8 (13.79%) System Testing
3 7 (12.07%) Boundary Protection
4 6 (10.34%) ITIL
4 6 (10.34%) Network Design
4 6 (10.34%) Network Management
5 3 (5.17%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (5.17%) Capacity Management
5 3 (5.17%) DevOps
5 3 (5.17%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (5.17%) Network Monitoring
5 3 (5.17%) Network Virtualisation
5 3 (5.17%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (5.17%) Project Management
6 2 (3.45%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (3.45%) Integration Testing
6 2 (3.45%) Load Balancing
6 2 (3.45%) Security Management
6 2 (3.45%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.72%) Bash Shell
1 1 (1.72%) Perl
1 1 (1.72%) Python
1 1 (1.72%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 43 (74.14%) Security Cleared
2 35 (60.34%) SC Cleared
3 24 (41.38%) Cisco Certification
4 16 (27.59%) CCNP
5 11 (18.97%) DV Cleared
6 10 (17.24%) JNCIS
7 7 (12.07%) CCDP
8 6 (10.34%) CCNA
9 3 (5.17%) CCIE
9 3 (5.17%) CCSA
9 3 (5.17%) JNCIA
10 1 (1.72%) CISSP
10 1 (1.72%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.17%) SLA
2 2 (3.45%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 14 (24.14%) Active Directory
2 8 (13.79%) VMware NSX
3 7 (12.07%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (6.90%) Cisco Prime
2 2 (3.45%) FortiGate
3 1 (1.72%) Ansible
3 1 (1.72%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 44 (75.86%) Cisco
2 27 (46.55%) Juniper
3 9 (15.52%) F5
3 9 (15.52%) VMware
4 8 (13.79%) Citrix
5 7 (12.07%) Brocade
6 6 (10.34%) SolarWinds
7 4 (6.90%) CheckPoint
7 4 (6.90%) Palo Alto
8 3 (5.17%) Red Hat
9 2 (3.45%) Remedy
10 1 (1.72%) Arista
10 1 (1.72%) Blue Coat
10 1 (1.72%) Fujitsu
10 1 (1.72%) HP
10 1 (1.72%) Meraki
10 1 (1.72%) Splunk