The table below looks at the statistics for MPLS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bracknell region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MPLS over the 3 months to 1 October 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank 36 32 28
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -4
Contract jobs citing MPLS 8 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 2.40% 1.43% 2.08%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.94% 10.26% 5.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 3
Median daily rate £363 - £288
90% offered a daily rate of more than £256 - £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 - £338
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £13.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.50 £34.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-60.29% +36.00%
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Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Bracknell region.

Communications & Networking Category
Bracknell
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
67 39 96
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 20.06% 13.93% 40.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 17 48
Median daily rate £375 £320 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.18% -3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £281 £174 £216
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £425 £493
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £363 £347
% change year-on-year
- +4.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 5 3
Median hourly rate £13.50 £39.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-65.38% +30.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £21.01 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+38.06% -6.64%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bracknell region citing MPLS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

MPLS Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

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Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing MPLS across the Bracknell region.

MPLS Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell

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Daily Rate Histogram in Bracknell

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MPLS across the Bracknell region over the 3 months to 1 October 2016.

MPLS Daily Rate Histogram in Bracknell

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Hourly Rate Trend in Bracknell

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing MPLS across the Bracknell region.

MPLS Hourly Rate Trend in Bracknell

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 1 October 2016, IT contractor jobs citing MPLS 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 Bracknell region with a requirement for MPLS.

1 9 (90.00%) WAN
2 7 (70.00%) Cisco
2 7 (70.00%) Telecoms
3 6 (60.00%) Migration
3 6 (60.00%) Ethernet
3 6 (60.00%) LAN
3 6 (60.00%) Internet
4 5 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (50.00%) VPN
4 5 (50.00%) CCNA
5 4 (40.00%) CCNP
5 4 (40.00%) Project Management
6 3 (30.00%) BGP
6 3 (30.00%) DSL
6 3 (30.00%) DWDM
6 3 (30.00%) OSPF
6 3 (30.00%) CCIE
6 3 (30.00%) SDH
6 3 (30.00%) VoIP
6 3 (30.00%) PRINCE2
6 3 (30.00%) Service Delivery
6 3 (30.00%) xDSL
6 3 (30.00%) Presales
7 2 (20.00%) Technical Analysis
7 2 (20.00%) Telepresence
7 2 (20.00%) Converged Networks
7 2 (20.00%) Data Centre
7 2 (20.00%) Matrix Organization
7 2 (20.00%) Unified Communications
7 2 (20.00%) Cisco CUCM

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Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell 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 9 (90.00%) WAN
2 6 (60.00%) Ethernet
2 6 (60.00%) Internet
2 6 (60.00%) LAN
3 5 (50.00%) VPN
4 3 (30.00%) BGP
4 3 (30.00%) DSL
4 3 (30.00%) DWDM
4 3 (30.00%) OSPF
4 3 (30.00%) SDH
4 3 (30.00%) VoIP
4 3 (30.00%) xDSL
5 2 (20.00%) Converged Networks
5 2 (20.00%) IP Telephony
5 2 (20.00%) IPsec
5 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
5 2 (20.00%) Telepresence
5 2 (20.00%) Unified Communications
5 2 (20.00%) VPLS
6 1 (10.00%) Cisco ASA
General
1 7 (70.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (10.00%) French Language
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Network Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Architect
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Network Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (20.00%) Telecoms Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Data Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Data Centre Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Engagement Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Network Operations Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Operations Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Programme Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Project Manager
4 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Project Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Telecoms Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Telecoms Programme Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Telecoms Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Data Centre
1 2 (20.00%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (10.00%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Migration
2 4 (40.00%) Project Management
3 3 (30.00%) Presales
3 3 (30.00%) PRINCE2
3 3 (30.00%) Service Delivery
4 2 (20.00%) Matrix Organization
4 2 (20.00%) Service Management
4 2 (20.00%) Strategic Planning
4 2 (20.00%) Technical Analysis
4 2 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (10.00%) Customer Engagement
5 1 (10.00%) Dashboard Development
5 1 (10.00%) Escalation Management
5 1 (10.00%) ITIL
5 1 (10.00%) Network Management
5 1 (10.00%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (10.00%) Problem Management
5 1 (10.00%) Programme Management
5 1 (10.00%) Project Governance
5 1 (10.00%) Virtual Team Management
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) CCNA
1 5 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (40.00%) CCNP
3 3 (30.00%) CCIE
4 2 (20.00%) CCDP
4 2 (20.00%) CCIP
4 2 (20.00%) PMI Certification
4 2 (20.00%) PMP
4 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 2 (20.00%) SC Cleared
4 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
5 1 (10.00%) BC Cleared
5 1 (10.00%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) Cisco
2 2 (20.00%) Tandberg
3 1 (10.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (10.00%) Ciena
3 1 (10.00%) Fortinet
3 1 (10.00%) Remedy
3 1 (10.00%) SolarWinds
3 1 (10.00%) Tellabs
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