Period
to 13 November 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 13 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 East > Hampshire
6 months to
13 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 157 111 139
Rank change year-on-year -46 +28 0
Contract jobs citing BGP 29 45 31
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.78% 1.26% 0.81%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.59% 5.40% 3.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 27 20
Hampshire median daily rate £370 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.78% +12.50% -4.76%
10th Percentile £309 £282 £305
90th Percentile £450 £510 £468
South East median daily rate £424 £420 £400
% change year-on-year +0.95% +5.00% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Hampshire median hourly rate £43.92 - £48.00
South East median hourly rate £31.46 £13.50 £48.00
% change year-on-year +133.02% -71.88% +0.36%

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 808 833 799
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 21.67% 23.41% 20.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 465 499 498
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% -2.60%
10th Percentile £302 £213 £261
90th Percentile £573 £512 £500
South East median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 48 64
Hampshire median hourly rate £40.00 £20.06 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +99.40% -19.76% -16.67%
10th Percentile £13.28 £11.00 £12.50
90th Percentile £50.00 £46.05 £49.46
South East median hourly rate £22.88 £17.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year +30.71% -30.00% +11.11%

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 13 November 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 13 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
Basingstoke -3 8 £450 +28.57% 2
Hook - 6 £368 -
Fleet -19 3 £410 +28.13%
Portsmouth -19 3 £325 -27.78% 1
Fareham -4 2 £400 - 1
Farnborough -11 1 £250 -28.57% 2
BGP
South East

For the 6 months to 13 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for BGP.

1 28 (96.55%) Cisco
1 28 (96.55%) OSPF
2 23 (79.31%) Cisco ASA
3 22 (75.86%) LAN
4 21 (72.41%) Firewall
5 20 (68.97%) MPLS
6 19 (65.52%) Cisco Certification
7 17 (58.62%) CCNP
8 16 (55.17%) Security Cleared
9 15 (51.72%) WAN
10 14 (48.28%) SC Cleared
11 12 (41.38%) CheckPoint
11 12 (41.38%) EIGRP
11 12 (41.38%) IPsec
12 11 (37.93%) Wireless
12 11 (37.93%) VoIP
12 11 (37.93%) SolarWinds
12 11 (37.93%) Cisco Nexus
13 10 (34.48%) Data Centre
13 10 (34.48%) VPN
14 7 (24.14%) DNS
14 7 (24.14%) Juniper
14 7 (24.14%) Windows
14 7 (24.14%) Migration
14 7 (24.14%) VMware
14 7 (24.14%) Cisco ISE
14 7 (24.14%) DV Cleared
14 7 (24.14%) Network Design
14 7 (24.14%) Cisco Firepower
15 6 (20.69%) VPLS

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:

Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (3.45%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Payment Gateway
Communications & Networking
1 28 (96.55%) OSPF
2 23 (79.31%) Cisco ASA
3 22 (75.86%) LAN
4 21 (72.41%) Firewall
5 20 (68.97%) MPLS
6 15 (51.72%) WAN
7 12 (41.38%) EIGRP
7 12 (41.38%) IPsec
8 11 (37.93%) Cisco Nexus
8 11 (37.93%) VoIP
8 11 (37.93%) Wireless
9 10 (34.48%) VPN
10 7 (24.14%) Cisco Firepower
10 7 (24.14%) Cisco ISE
10 7 (24.14%) DNS
11 6 (20.69%) SSL
11 6 (20.69%) VPLS
12 5 (17.24%) Cisco IOS
12 5 (17.24%) FCoE
12 5 (17.24%) iSCSI
General
1 1 (3.45%) Finance
1 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (72.41%) Network Engineer
2 7 (24.14%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
3 6 (20.69%) Consultant
4 5 (17.24%) Cisco Engineer
4 5 (17.24%) Network Consultant
5 4 (13.79%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 4 (13.79%) Design Engineer
5 4 (13.79%) Implementation Engineer
5 4 (13.79%) Network Design Engineer
5 4 (13.79%) Network Implementation Engineer
6 3 (10.34%) Senior Network Engineer
7 2 (6.90%) Cisco Security Engineer
7 2 (6.90%) DV Cleared Network Engineer
7 2 (6.90%) Network Security Engineer
7 2 (6.90%) Security Engineer
8 1 (3.45%) Architect
8 1 (3.45%) Juniper Engineer
8 1 (3.45%) Network Support Engineer
8 1 (3.45%) Senior Design Engineer
8 1 (3.45%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (13.79%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 10 (34.48%) Data Centre
2 2 (6.90%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 7 (24.14%) Windows
2 6 (20.69%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (17.24%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (6.90%) Windows Server
5 1 (3.45%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (24.14%) Migration
1 7 (24.14%) Network Design
2 6 (20.69%) Change Management
3 5 (17.24%) DevOps
4 4 (13.79%) ITIL
4 4 (13.79%) Network Monitoring
5 3 (10.34%) Service Management
6 2 (6.90%) Business Continuity
6 2 (6.90%) Capacity Management
6 2 (6.90%) Change Control
6 2 (6.90%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (6.90%) ITIL V3
6 2 (6.90%) Network Management
6 2 (6.90%) Network Virtualisation
6 2 (6.90%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (6.90%) SIEM
7 1 (3.45%) Acceptance Criteria
7 1 (3.45%) Deployment Automation
7 1 (3.45%) Incident Management
7 1 (3.45%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.45%) PowerShell
1 1 (3.45%) VB
1 1 (3.45%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 19 (65.52%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (58.62%) CCNP
3 16 (55.17%) Security Cleared
4 14 (48.28%) SC Cleared
5 7 (24.14%) DV Cleared
6 4 (13.79%) CCSA
7 3 (10.34%) JNCIS
8 2 (6.90%) CCDP
8 2 (6.90%) CCNA
9 1 (3.45%) BC Cleared
9 1 (3.45%) Degree
9 1 (3.45%) JNCIA
9 1 (3.45%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (20.69%) QA
System Software
1 2 (6.90%) Active Directory
1 2 (6.90%) ProxySG
1 2 (6.90%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.45%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 6 (20.69%) FortiGate
2 5 (17.24%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (3.45%) OpenView
3 1 (3.45%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 28 (96.55%) Cisco
2 12 (41.38%) CheckPoint
3 11 (37.93%) SolarWinds
4 7 (24.14%) Juniper
4 7 (24.14%) VMware
5 6 (20.69%) F5
5 6 (20.69%) Forcepoint
6 2 (6.90%) Blue Coat
6 2 (6.90%) Brocade
6 2 (6.90%) Palo Alto
7 1 (3.45%) Alcatel-Lucent
7 1 (3.45%) Aruba
7 1 (3.45%) BT
7 1 (3.45%) CA
7 1 (3.45%) Fortinet
7 1 (3.45%) Infoblox