The table below looks at the statistics for MPLS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MPLS over the 3 months to 25 July 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank 58 - 61
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing MPLS 1 0 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.17% - 1.27%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.28% - 7.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 7
Median daily rate £550 - £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £391 £325
% change year-on-year
-6.70% +20.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.92 £95.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-49.56% +137.50%
MPLS
East of England

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

Communications & Networking Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
78 124 133
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 12.96% 15.31% 16.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 63 66
Median daily rate £413 £275 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £223 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £417 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 30 27
Median hourly rate £37.50 £23.00 £25.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+63.04% -9.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.00 £20.50 £15.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £46.50 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £21.53 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+39.37% +7.62%

MPLS
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

MPLS Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

MPLS
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

MPLS Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

MPLS
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

MPLS Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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Top 17 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for MPLS.

1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) BGP
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (100.00%) VLAN
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco IOS
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (100.00%) Coaching
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (100.00%) Presales

MPLS
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 1 (100.00%) BGP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco IOS
1 1 (100.00%) VLAN
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Network Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Security Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Coaching
1 1 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
1 1 (100.00%) Presales
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco