The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Middlesex with a requirement for BGP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited BGP over the 3 months to 26 March 2017 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
South East / Middlesex
Rank - 22 -
Contract jobs citing BGP 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Middlesex - 0.63% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 6.67% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £438 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £363 £363
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £45.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -33.33% +50.00%  

BGP is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Middlesex with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Middlesex
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 19 15 15
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Middlesex 15.20% 9.49% 9.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 12 12
Median daily rate £375 £438 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.28% +20.68%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £160 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £496 £513 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £347
% change year-on-year +3.44% +4.32%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.85 £37.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -38.24% +23.33%  

BGP
Job Vacancy Trend in Middlesex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Middlesex citing BGP as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for BGP in Middlesex

BGP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for BGP in Middlesex

BGP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for BGP in Middlesex

BGP
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, 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 Middlesex region with a requirement for BGP.

1 2 (100.00%) SLA
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) CCNP
1 2 (100.00%) Dell
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) OSPF
1 2 (100.00%) IPsec
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco IOS
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 2 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (50.00%) iSCSI
2 1 (50.00%) Business Continuity
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) VPN
2 1 (50.00%) SAN

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex 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%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco IOS
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 2 (100.00%) IPsec
1 2 (100.00%) OSPF
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) iSCSI
2 1 (50.00%) SAN
2 1 (50.00%) VPN
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Network Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Senior Network Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Cisco Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Business Continuity
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) CCNP
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Dell
1 2 (100.00%) VMware