The table below looks at the statistics for MPLS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Derbyshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MPLS over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
East Midlands / Derbyshire
Rank 37 37 29
Rank change year-on-year
0 -8
Contract jobs citing MPLS 3 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 1.22% 0.38% 1.02%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.52% 1.82% 8.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 2
Median daily rate £275 £115 £431
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+139.13% -73.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £363 £300
% change year-on-year
+6.89% +20.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £43.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-12.79% +43.33%

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

Communications & Networking Category
Derbyshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
46 55 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 18.78% 20.91% 12.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 39 9
Median daily rate £300 £350 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% -15.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £139 £210 £317
10% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £488 £448
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 3
Median hourly rate £11.00 - £16.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.90 - £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.84 - £19.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £37.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-42.66% +41.50%

MPLS
Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

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

MPLS Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

MPLS
Daily Rate Trend in Derbyshire

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

MPLS Daily Rate Trend in Derbyshire

MPLS
Hourly Rate Trend in Derbyshire

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

MPLS Hourly Rate Trend in Derbyshire

MPLS
Contract Job Locations in Derbyshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MPLS within the Derbyshire region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chesterfield - 3 £275 - 1
MPLS
East Midlands

MPLS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, 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 Derbyshire region with a requirement for MPLS.

1 6 (75.00%) Wi-Fi
1 6 (75.00%) VLAN
2 5 (62.50%) CCNA
2 5 (62.50%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (62.50%) Driving Licence
3 3 (37.50%) Intel
3 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
3 3 (37.50%) DNS
3 3 (37.50%) Cisco
3 3 (37.50%) LAN
3 3 (37.50%) Manufacturing
3 3 (37.50%) VMware
3 3 (37.50%) Firewall
4 2 (25.00%) SNMP
4 2 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (25.00%) Terminal Services
4 2 (25.00%) CheckPoint
4 2 (25.00%) WAN
4 2 (25.00%) IIS
4 2 (25.00%) MS Office
4 2 (25.00%) Windows
4 2 (25.00%) SharePoint
4 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (25.00%) Citrix
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Server
4 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (25.00%) Office 365
5 1 (12.50%) Cisco ISE
5 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
5 1 (12.50%) Cisco ASA

MPLS
Top Related IT Skills in Derbyshire 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 2 (25.00%) IIS
1 2 (25.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (75.00%) VLAN
1 6 (75.00%) Wi-Fi
2 3 (37.50%) DNS
2 3 (37.50%) Firewall
2 3 (37.50%) LAN
3 2 (25.00%) SNMP
3 2 (25.00%) WAN
4 1 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (12.50%) Cisco ISE
4 1 (12.50%) Cisco PIX
4 1 (12.50%) Cisco Wireless
4 1 (12.50%) DHCP
4 1 (12.50%) Wireless
4 1 (12.50%) WLAN
General
1 3 (37.50%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Network Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Leader
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
1 2 (25.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (12.50%) Application Packaging
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) CCNA
1 5 (62.50%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
2 2 (25.00%) Terminal Services
2 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Cisco
1 3 (37.50%) Intel
1 3 (37.50%) VMware
2 2 (25.00%) CheckPoint
2 2 (25.00%) Citrix
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (12.50%) Dell
3 1 (12.50%) LANDesk
3 1 (12.50%) NetApp
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