The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey 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 23 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
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
South East / Surrey
Rank 81 88 89
Rank change year-on-year +7 +1  
Contract jobs citing BGP 4 14 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.35% 1.10% 0.57%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.40% 3.65% 2.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 9 3
Median daily rate £400 £250 £293
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +60.00% -14.52%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £356 £363 £366
% change year-on-year -1.72% -1.02%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £43.00 -
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 Surrey with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Surrey
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 167 384 286
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 14.53% 30.12% 20.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 222 150
Median daily rate £380 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.00% +23.07%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £225 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £347
% change year-on-year +3.44% +4.32%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 40 10
Median hourly rate £15.00 £42.50 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -64.70% -5.55%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.70 £20.25 £17.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.24 £47.50 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.85 £37.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year -38.24% +34.54%  

BGP
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Surrey 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 Surrey

BGP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor daily rate trend for BGP in Surrey

BGP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing BGP in Surrey over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for BGP in Surrey

BGP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for BGP in Surrey

BGP
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BGP within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 23 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Dorking - 1 - -
BGP
South East

BGP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 23 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 Surrey region with a requirement for BGP.

1 7 (100.00%) OSPF
2 6 (85.71%) Cisco
2 6 (85.71%) MPLS
3 4 (57.14%) VMware
3 4 (57.14%) Firewall
3 4 (57.14%) VLAN
3 4 (57.14%) Cisco IOS
3 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 4 (57.14%) CCNP
3 4 (57.14%) VoIP
3 4 (57.14%) WAN
3 4 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (57.14%) High Availability
3 4 (57.14%) Spanning Tree
3 4 (57.14%) Data Centre
4 3 (42.86%) F5
4 3 (42.86%) Linux Command Line
4 3 (42.86%) CCNA
4 3 (42.86%) Linux
4 3 (42.86%) VPN
5 2 (28.57%) Juniper
5 2 (28.57%) VPLS
5 2 (28.57%) Windows
6 1 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (14.29%) Wireless
6 1 (14.29%) IPsec
6 1 (14.29%) Migration
6 1 (14.29%) Network Design
6 1 (14.29%) JNCIS

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) OSPF
2 6 (85.71%) MPLS
3 4 (57.14%) Cisco IOS
3 4 (57.14%) Firewall
3 4 (57.14%) Spanning Tree
3 4 (57.14%) VLAN
3 4 (57.14%) VoIP
3 4 (57.14%) WAN
4 3 (42.86%) VPN
5 2 (28.57%) VPLS
6 1 (14.29%) DHCP
6 1 (14.29%) DNS
6 1 (14.29%) EIGRP
6 1 (14.29%) IPsec
6 1 (14.29%) IPv6
6 1 (14.29%) SNMP
6 1 (14.29%) SSL
6 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
6 1 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (14.29%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Network Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Cisco Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) NOC Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Network Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Network Support
3 1 (14.29%) Project Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Infrastructure Support Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Network Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Network Support
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Network Support Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Support Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Systems Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Systems Support
3 1 (14.29%) Systems Support Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Wintel Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Data Centre
2 3 (42.86%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Linux
2 2 (28.57%) Windows
3 1 (14.29%) Unix
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) High Availability
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) Load Balancing
2 1 (14.29%) Migration
2 1 (14.29%) Network Design
2 1 (14.29%) Presales
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) CCNP
1 4 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (42.86%) CCNA
3 1 (14.29%) CCDA
3 1 (14.29%) CCIP
3 1 (14.29%) CCSP
3 1 (14.29%) JNCIP
3 1 (14.29%) JNCIS
3 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
2 1 (14.29%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Cisco
2 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 4 (57.14%) VMware
3 3 (42.86%) F5
4 2 (28.57%) Juniper
5 1 (14.29%) Civica
5 1 (14.29%) HP
5 1 (14.29%) Huawei
5 1 (14.29%) NetApp