The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 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 24 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)
Yorkshire / South Yorkshire
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 49 -
Contract jobs citing BGP 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire - 0.23% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 1.32% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £403 £363 £340
% change year-on-year +11.17% +6.61%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £47.83 £40.00
% change year-on-year -31.00% +19.57%  

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 South Yorkshire with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
South Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 62 76 63
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 19.25% 17.16% 14.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 49 34
Median daily rate £385 £475 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.94% +72.72%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £213 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £422
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £368 £345
% change year-on-year +2.04% +6.52%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 5
Median hourly rate £14.00 £12.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.66% -11.11%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £32.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year -13.84% +30.00%  

BGP
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 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 South Yorkshire

BGP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for BGP in South Yorkshire

BGP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for BGP in South Yorkshire