Period
to 21 November 2017

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 6 months to 21 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)
South East > Surrey
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 137 115 133
Rank change year-on-year -22 +18 -18
Contract jobs citing BGP 5 13 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.18% 0.56% 0.44%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.18% 2.88% 2.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 7 10
Surrey median daily rate £375 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% +7.69% -11.56%
10th Percentile £368 £255 £296
90th Percentile £506 £475 £388
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +4.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Surrey median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £13.50 £48.00 £47.83
% change year-on-year -71.88% +0.36% +16.66%

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 Surrey with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Surrey
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 424 452 445
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 15.28% 19.53% 16.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 254 275 262
Surrey median daily rate £375 £400 £364
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +9.97% +1.04%
10th Percentile £163 £167 £213
90th Percentile £575 £525 £488
South East median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +4.00% - +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 34 24
Surrey median hourly rate £15.12 £40.00 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -62.21% +153.97% -11.27%
10th Percentile £11.58 £11.63 £11.24
90th Percentile £24.13 £42.20 £47.50
South East median hourly rate £17.38 £25.50 £22.83
% change year-on-year -31.86% +11.70% +26.83%

BGP
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

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 6 months to 21 November 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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing BGP in Surrey.

Contractor hourly rate trend for BGP in Surrey

For the 6 months to 21 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 Surrey region with a requirement for BGP.

1 5 (100.00%) WAN
1 5 (100.00%) VPN
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
1 5 (100.00%) IPsec
1 5 (100.00%) F5
2 4 (80.00%) LAN
3 3 (60.00%) DNS
3 3 (60.00%) CheckPoint
3 3 (60.00%) MPLS
3 3 (60.00%) Juniper
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (60.00%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (60.00%) Skype for Business
3 3 (60.00%) Skype
3 3 (60.00%) Palo Alto
4 2 (40.00%) Public Cloud
4 2 (40.00%) NX-OS
4 2 (40.00%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (40.00%) Riverbed
4 2 (40.00%) Cisco Wireless
4 2 (40.00%) Two-Factor Authentication
4 2 (40.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
4 2 (40.00%) Cisco IPT
4 2 (40.00%) Wireshark
4 2 (40.00%) Load Balancing
4 2 (40.00%) Problem Management
4 2 (40.00%) IP Telephony
4 2 (40.00%) Blue Coat

BGP
Co-occurring 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 3 (60.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (40.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (40.00%) Azure Active Directory
2 2 (40.00%) Office 365
3 1 (20.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
1 5 (100.00%) IPsec
1 5 (100.00%) VPN
1 5 (100.00%) WAN
2 4 (80.00%) LAN
3 3 (60.00%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (60.00%) DNS
3 3 (60.00%) MPLS
3 3 (60.00%) Skype
4 2 (40.00%) BIG-IP
4 2 (40.00%) Cisco IPT
4 2 (40.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (40.00%) Cisco Wireless
4 2 (40.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 2 (40.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 2 (40.00%) IP Telephony
4 2 (40.00%) NX-OS
4 2 (40.00%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (40.00%) Wireless
4 2 (40.00%) Wireshark
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 3 (60.00%) Cloud Engineer
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco Engineer
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 2 (40.00%) LAN Engineer
3 2 (40.00%) LAN/WAN Engineer
3 2 (40.00%) WAN Engineer
4 1 (20.00%) Azure Engineer
4 1 (20.00%) Blue Coat Engineer
4 1 (20.00%) Firewall Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Public Cloud
2 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Identity Management
1 2 (40.00%) ITIL
1 2 (40.00%) Load Balancing
1 2 (40.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
1 2 (40.00%) Performance Analysis
1 2 (40.00%) Problem Management
1 2 (40.00%) Two-Factor Authentication
2 1 (20.00%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (20.00%) C-shell
1 1 (20.00%) Korn
1 1 (20.00%) Perl
1 1 (20.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) CCNP
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (40.00%) ProxySG
2 1 (20.00%) NFS
2 1 (20.00%) Openswan
2 1 (20.00%) pfSense
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco CUCM
1 2 (40.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) F5
2 3 (60.00%) CheckPoint
2 3 (60.00%) Juniper
2 3 (60.00%) Palo Alto
3 2 (40.00%) Avaya
3 2 (40.00%) Blue Coat
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) Riverbed
4 1 (20.00%) Alcatel-Lucent
4 1 (20.00%) Arista
4 1 (20.00%) Brocade
4 1 (20.00%) Citrix
4 1 (20.00%) Extreme Networks
4 1 (20.00%) Fortinet
4 1 (20.00%) SonicWALL
4 1 (20.00%) Vyatta