Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 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 20 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 West > Wiltshire
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 87 82 72
Rank change year-on-year -5 -10 +15
Contract jobs citing BGP 4 9 25
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 0.32% 0.71% 1.63%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.33% 3.77% 8.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 11
Wiltshire median daily rate £450 £361 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +24.57% -23.95% -1.94%
South West median daily rate £450 £363 £450
% change year-on-year +24.14% -19.44% +28.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Wiltshire median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate - £43.50 -

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 Wiltshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Wiltshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 172 239 279
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 13.83% 18.75% 18.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 97 140 145
Wiltshire median daily rate £425 £375 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% +4.17% -11.66%
10th Percentile £246 £261 £210
90th Percentile £600 £551 £538
South West median daily rate £370 £350 £363
% change year-on-year +5.71% -3.45% +0.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 9 11
Wiltshire median hourly rate £23.50 £45.00 £39.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -47.78% +15.38% +67.96%
10th Percentile £14.35 £28.34 £16.25
90th Percentile £37.53 £77.50 £43.75
South West median hourly rate £31.50 £33.00 £39.63
% change year-on-year -4.55% -16.72% +80.11%

BGP
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

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

Job vacancy trend for BGP in Wiltshire

BGP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for BGP in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 20 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for BGP.

1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Prime
1 4 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (75.00%) Incident Management
2 3 (75.00%) Wireshark
2 3 (75.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 3 (75.00%) Capacity Management
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 3 (75.00%) Infrastructure Management
2 3 (75.00%) Opsview
2 3 (75.00%) NX-OS
2 3 (75.00%) Security Patching
2 3 (75.00%) CCNP
2 3 (75.00%) EIGRP
2 3 (75.00%) Service Management
2 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (75.00%) Python
2 3 (75.00%) LAN
2 3 (75.00%) VoIP
2 3 (75.00%) WAN
2 3 (75.00%) SLA
3 1 (25.00%) MPLS
3 1 (25.00%) IPv6
3 1 (25.00%) 802.1X
3 1 (25.00%) Palo Alto
3 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) VLAN
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco ASA

BGP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wiltshire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 3 (75.00%) EIGRP
1 3 (75.00%) LAN
1 3 (75.00%) NX-OS
1 3 (75.00%) VoIP
1 3 (75.00%) WAN
1 3 (75.00%) Wireshark
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (25.00%) IPv6
2 1 (25.00%) MPLS
2 1 (25.00%) VLAN
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 3 (75.00%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Network Security Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) 802.1X
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Capacity Management
1 3 (75.00%) Incident Management
1 3 (75.00%) Infrastructure Management
1 3 (75.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 3 (75.00%) Security Patching
1 3 (75.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (75.00%) CCNP
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (75.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Prime
2 3 (75.00%) Opsview
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
2 3 (75.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) Palo Alto