Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Telford 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 22 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)
Shropshire > Telford
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 53 57 -
Rank change year-on-year +4 - +20
Contract jobs citing BGP 6 16 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Telford 1.75% 2.24% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.89% 10.74% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 0
Telford median daily rate £415 £388 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.10% - -
Shropshire median daily rate £420 £388 -
% change year-on-year +8.39% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Telford median hourly rate - - -
Shropshire median hourly rate - - -

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 Telford with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Telford
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 76 149 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Telford 22.16% 20.87% 7.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 75 4
Telford median daily rate £440 £375 £305
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.33% +22.95% -6.15%
10th Percentile £297 £313 £245
90th Percentile £540 £512 £366
Shropshire median daily rate £440 £375 £300
% change year-on-year +17.33% +25.00% -9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Telford median hourly rate - - £12.35
Shropshire median hourly rate - - £12.35

BGP
Job Vacancy Trend in Telford

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

Job vacancy trend for BGP in Telford

BGP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Telford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for BGP in Telford

For the 6 months to 22 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 Telford region with a requirement for BGP.

1 6 (100.00%) WAN
1 6 (100.00%) VPN
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
1 6 (100.00%) IBM
1 6 (100.00%) CCNP
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (100.00%) BMC
1 6 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 6 (100.00%) Internet
1 6 (100.00%) MPLS
1 6 (100.00%) OSPF
1 6 (100.00%) McAfee
1 6 (100.00%) Firewall
1 6 (100.00%) Wireless
1 6 (100.00%) Blue Coat
1 6 (100.00%) VLAN
1 6 (100.00%) Fortinet
1 6 (100.00%) Network Load Balancing
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 6 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (100.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 6 (100.00%) WAN Optimisation
1 6 (100.00%) HSRP
1 6 (100.00%) F5
1 6 (100.00%) Coaching
1 6 (100.00%) Network Packet Analysis
2 4 (66.67%) SC Cleared
2 4 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 4 (66.67%) Intrusion Detection
3 3 (50.00%) Check Point Certification

BGP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Telford 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 6 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) Firewall
1 6 (100.00%) HSRP
1 6 (100.00%) Internet
1 6 (100.00%) MPLS
1 6 (100.00%) OSPF
1 6 (100.00%) VLAN
1 6 (100.00%) VPN
1 6 (100.00%) WAN
1 6 (100.00%) Wireless
2 4 (66.67%) Intrusion Detection
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 4 (66.67%) Senior Network Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco Expert
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) Network Operations Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) Senior Cisco Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) Senior Cisco Expert
3 2 (33.33%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) Service Operations Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Network Support
4 1 (16.67%) Network Support Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Senior Network Support
4 1 (16.67%) Senior Network Support Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Senior Support Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Coaching
1 6 (100.00%) Network Load Balancing
1 6 (100.00%) Network Packet Analysis
1 6 (100.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 6 (100.00%) WAN Optimisation
2 3 (50.00%) ITIL
2 3 (50.00%) ITIL V3
3 1 (16.67%) Incident Management
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) CCNP
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (66.67%) SC Cleared
2 4 (66.67%) Security Cleared
3 3 (50.00%) CCIE
3 3 (50.00%) Check Point Certification
3 3 (50.00%) CISSP
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Blue Coat
1 6 (100.00%) BMC
1 6 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
1 6 (100.00%) F5
1 6 (100.00%) Fortinet
1 6 (100.00%) IBM
1 6 (100.00%) McAfee
2 3 (50.00%) Aruba
2 3 (50.00%) HP