The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Slough 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 29 June 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)
Berkshire > Slough
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 20 25 29
Rank change year-on-year +5 +4  
Contract jobs citing BGP 1 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 0.75% 1.25% 1.07%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.56% 4.88% 3.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Slough median daily rate - - £400
Berkshire median daily rate £525 £414 £290
% change year-on-year +26.88% +42.67%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Slough median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire median hourly rate £13.50 - -

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 Slough with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Slough
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 18 41 80
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Slough 13.43% 25.63% 28.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 92 169
Slough median daily rate £525 £338 £305
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +55.55% +10.65%  
10th Percentile £136 £214 £180
90th Percentile £675 £438 £475
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £363 £340
% change year-on-year +10.34% +6.61%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 10
Slough median hourly rate £13.00 £11.00 £36.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.18% -69.86%  
Berkshire median hourly rate £13.50 £14.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year -6.89% -59.72%  

BGP
Job Vacancy Trend in Slough

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

Job vacancy trend for BGP in Slough

BGP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Slough

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

Contractor daily rate trend for BGP in Slough

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 Slough region with a requirement for BGP.

1 3 (60.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (60.00%) Business Continuity
1 3 (60.00%) BCP
1 3 (60.00%) Project Management
1 3 (60.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 3 (60.00%) Web Services
1 3 (60.00%) Genesys
1 3 (60.00%) SAN
1 3 (60.00%) TOGAF
1 3 (60.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (60.00%) Data Security
2 2 (40.00%) DNS
2 2 (40.00%) HTTP
3 1 (20.00%) SNMP
3 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (20.00%) ICMP
3 1 (20.00%) RSVP
3 1 (20.00%) VRRP
3 1 (20.00%) STB
3 1 (20.00%) Firewall
3 1 (20.00%) SSL
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco
3 1 (20.00%) IPv4
3 1 (20.00%) IPv6
3 1 (20.00%) CCNP
3 1 (20.00%) CCIP
3 1 (20.00%) CCNA
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (20.00%) Juniper

BGP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Slough 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 3 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) SAN
2 2 (40.00%) DNS
2 2 (40.00%) HTTP
3 1 (20.00%) ATM
3 1 (20.00%) Broadband
3 1 (20.00%) Ethernet
3 1 (20.00%) Firewall
3 1 (20.00%) Frame Relay
3 1 (20.00%) FTP
3 1 (20.00%) ICMP
3 1 (20.00%) IPv4
3 1 (20.00%) IPv6
3 1 (20.00%) MPLS
3 1 (20.00%) Network Security
3 1 (20.00%) OSPF
3 1 (20.00%) RSVP
3 1 (20.00%) SNMP
3 1 (20.00%) SSL
3 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (20.00%) VRRP
General
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Architect
2 3 (60.00%) Genesys Architect
2 3 (60.00%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (20.00%) 1st Line Support
3 1 (20.00%) Network Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Network Security Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) Web Services
2 1 (20.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (20.00%) IPTV
1 1 (20.00%) Over-the-Top Content
1 1 (20.00%) STB
1 1 (20.00%) Video on Demand
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) BCP
1 3 (60.00%) Business Continuity
1 3 (60.00%) Data Security
1 3 (60.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (60.00%) Project Management
1 3 (60.00%) TOGAF
2 1 (20.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (20.00%) Network Architecture
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) CCIP
1 1 (20.00%) CCNA
1 1 (20.00%) CCNP
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (20.00%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (60.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Genesys
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco
2 1 (20.00%) F5
2 1 (20.00%) Huawei
2 1 (20.00%) Juniper