Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Portsmouth 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 18 November 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.

Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Hampshire > Portsmouth
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 41 39 23
Rank change year-on-year -2 -16 -
Contract jobs citing BGP 5 7 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 1.61% 2.07% 3.78%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.20% 9.46% 18.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 1
Portsmouth median daily rate £450 £413 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.09% +26.92% -
10th Percentile £425 £379 £313
90th Percentile £475 £436 £338
Hampshire median daily rate £450 £400 £420
% change year-on-year +12.50% -4.76% +102.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 6
Portsmouth median hourly rate - £48.00 £47.83
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +0.36% -
Hampshire median hourly rate - £48.00 £47.83
% change year-on-year - +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 Portsmouth with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Portsmouth
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 61 74 48
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 19.68% 21.89% 20.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 27 19
Portsmouth median daily rate £388 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.82% +21.43% -8.20%
10th Percentile £111 £159 £313
90th Percentile £445 £548 £625
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £375 £385
% change year-on-year +6.67% -2.60% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 25 13
Portsmouth median hourly rate £43.00 £44.46 £40.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.28% +9.78% +29.60%
10th Percentile £26.00 £25.95 £24.45
90th Percentile £52.35 £49.46 £47.83
Hampshire median hourly rate £20.00 £32.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -37.50% +6.67% -

BGP
Job Vacancy Trend in Portsmouth

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

Job vacancy trend for BGP in Portsmouth

BGP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Portsmouth

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

Contractor daily rate trend for BGP in Portsmouth

BGP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Portsmouth

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for BGP in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 Portsmouth region with a requirement for BGP.

1 5 (100.00%) VLAN
1 5 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 5 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 5 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 5 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (100.00%) LAN
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) CCNP
1 5 (100.00%) CCNA
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (100.00%) OSPF
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
1 5 (100.00%) VMware NSX

BGP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Portsmouth 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 5 (100.00%) LAN
1 5 (100.00%) OSPF
1 5 (100.00%) VLAN
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Build Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) VMware Engineer
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) CCNA
1 5 (100.00%) CCNP
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 5 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 5 (100.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (100.00%) VMware NSX
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) VMware