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 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
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Yorkshire / South Yorkshire
Rank - - 33
Contract jobs citing BGP 0 0 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire - - 1.72%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 10.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 7
Median daily rate - - £275
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £363 £370
% change year-on-year - -2.02%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £44.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -31.81% +46.66%  

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 99 95 68
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 21.20% 17.92% 16.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 56 47
Median daily rate £475 £350 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +35.71% +27.27%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £159 £206
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £410
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £347
% change year-on-year +3.44% +4.32%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 3
Median hourly rate £12.51 £17.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -28.54% -30.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £15.05 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £17.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £37.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year -39.18% +27.58%  

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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing BGP in South Yorkshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for BGP in South Yorkshire

BGP
Top 27 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for BGP.

1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco Wireless
2 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (50.00%) F5
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco ISE
2 2 (50.00%) Wireless
2 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (50.00%) LAN
2 2 (50.00%) WLAN
2 2 (50.00%) DHCP
2 2 (50.00%) CCNP
2 2 (50.00%) CCNA
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco Prime
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 2 (50.00%) OSPF
2 2 (50.00%) TACACS
3 1 (25.00%) SNMP
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (25.00%) Infoblox
3 1 (25.00%) Palo Alto
3 1 (25.00%) Network Management
3 1 (25.00%) VPN

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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 2 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco ISE
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco Wireless
2 2 (50.00%) DHCP
2 2 (50.00%) LAN
2 2 (50.00%) OSPF
2 2 (50.00%) TACACS
2 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (50.00%) Wireless
2 2 (50.00%) WLAN
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (25.00%) SNMP
3 1 (25.00%) VPN
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) AWS Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Cloud Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Network Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Wireless Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Wireless Network Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Network Management
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) CCNA
1 2 (50.00%) CCNP
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
2 2 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 2 (50.00%) F5
3 1 (25.00%) Infoblox
3 1 (25.00%) Palo Alto