Period
to 19 May 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Luton 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 May 2019 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)
Bedfordshire > Luton
6 months to
19 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 29 - 32
Rank change year-on-year - +32 +4
Contract jobs citing BGP 1 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Luton 0.50% - 0.46%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.17% - 2.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Luton median daily rate £475 - £425
10th Percentile £463 - £413
90th Percentile £488 - £438
Bedfordshire median daily rate £425 - £413
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Luton median hourly rate - - -
Bedfordshire 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 Luton with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Luton
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 46 38 38
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Luton 22.77% 12.14% 17.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 29 23
Luton median daily rate £463 £380 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.71% -24.00% +19.76%
10th Percentile £313 £143 £281
90th Percentile £525 £561 £625
Bedfordshire median daily rate £431 £375 £400
% change year-on-year +15.00% -6.25% -4.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 2
Luton median hourly rate - £16.00 £19.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -16.88% -34.82%
Bedfordshire median hourly rate - £16.00 £19.25
% change year-on-year - -16.88% -57.22%

BGP
Job Vacancy Trend in Luton

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

Job vacancy trend for BGP in Luton

BGP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Luton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for BGP in Luton

For the 6 months to 19 May 2019, 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 Luton region with a requirement for BGP.

1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Juniper
1 1 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (100.00%) OSPF
1 1 (100.00%) TACACS
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
1 1 (100.00%) Blue Coat
1 1 (100.00%) ProxySG
1 1 (100.00%) WPA2
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (100.00%) F5
1 1 (100.00%) FWSM
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (100.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco ISE
1 1 (100.00%) Network Monitoring
1 1 (100.00%) 802.1X

BGP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Luton 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 1 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco ISE
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) FWSM
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) OSPF
1 1 (100.00%) TACACS
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
1 1 (100.00%) WPA2
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) NOC Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) 802.1X
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Network Monitoring
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) ProxySG
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Blue Coat
1 1 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) F5
1 1 (100.00%) Juniper