The table below looks at the statistics for MPLS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MPLS over the 3 months to 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank 92 84 113
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +29
Contract jobs citing MPLS 16 49 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.89% 2.23% 0.45%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.53% 9.40% 2.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 33 7
Median daily rate £362 £465 £285
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.15% +63.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £352 £375 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £620 £423
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £410 £350
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +17.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £47.83 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.61 £30.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-1.30% +13.20%
MPLS
South East

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

Communications & Networking Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
453 521 490
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 25.14% 23.70% 21.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 285 316 252
Median daily rate £362 £400 £348
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.50% +14.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £297 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £540 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 43 26
Median hourly rate £25.00 £37.50 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% +15.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.95 £12.00 £12.82
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.46 £47.83 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -2.17%

MPLS
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

MPLS Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

MPLS
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

MPLS Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

MPLS
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

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

MPLS Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

MPLS
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

MPLS Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

MPLS
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MPLS within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 3 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Portsmouth +2 4 £413 -
Southampton +10 1 - - 1
Hook -7 1 - -
MPLS
South East

MPLS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 3 December 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for MPLS.

1 17 (62.96%) DNS
2 14 (51.85%) Firewall
2 14 (51.85%) Data Centre
3 13 (48.15%) DHCP
3 13 (48.15%) ITIL
3 13 (48.15%) Cisco
4 12 (44.44%) Cisco Certification
4 12 (44.44%) Internet
4 12 (44.44%) Project Management
4 12 (44.44%) Windows
4 12 (44.44%) LAN
4 12 (44.44%) TCP/IP
4 12 (44.44%) Change Management
4 12 (44.44%) Intrusion Detection
4 12 (44.44%) Cryptography
4 12 (44.44%) Incident Management
5 11 (40.74%) Problem Management
5 11 (40.74%) Computer Security
5 11 (40.74%) PCI DSS
5 11 (40.74%) VMware
5 11 (40.74%) Information Security
5 11 (40.74%) Management Information System
5 11 (40.74%) Security Patching
5 11 (40.74%) Driving Licence
5 11 (40.74%) Capacity Management
6 10 (37.04%) VMware Infrastructure
6 10 (37.04%) WAN
6 10 (37.04%) Active Directory
7 9 (33.33%) BGP
7 9 (33.33%) Security Cleared

MPLS
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire 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 4 (14.81%) Exchange Server 2013
1 4 (14.81%) IIS
1 4 (14.81%) MS Exchange
1 4 (14.81%) SharePoint
1 4 (14.81%) SharePoint 2013
1 4 (14.81%) Skype for Business
2 2 (7.41%) Apache
2 2 (7.41%) JBoss
2 2 (7.41%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (14.81%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (22.22%) SaaS
2 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (62.96%) DNS
2 14 (51.85%) Firewall
3 13 (48.15%) DHCP
4 12 (44.44%) Internet
4 12 (44.44%) Intrusion Detection
4 12 (44.44%) LAN
4 12 (44.44%) TCP/IP
5 10 (37.04%) WAN
6 9 (33.33%) BGP
7 8 (29.63%) OSPF
8 7 (25.93%) Cisco ASA
8 7 (25.93%) HSRP
8 7 (25.93%) IPsec
8 7 (25.93%) Network Security
9 6 (22.22%) Ethernet
10 5 (18.52%) ADSL
10 5 (18.52%) Cisco Nexus
10 5 (18.52%) ISDN
10 5 (18.52%) PSTN
10 5 (18.52%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.81%) SQL Server
1 4 (14.81%) SQL Server 2005
1 4 (14.81%) SQL Server 2008
1 4 (14.81%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 3 (11.11%) Telecoms
2 2 (7.41%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 7 (25.93%) Network Engineer
2 5 (18.52%) Support Engineer
3 4 (14.81%) Cisco Engineer
3 4 (14.81%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 4 (14.81%) Windows Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Administrator
4 3 (11.11%) Consultant
4 3 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Network Consultant
4 3 (11.11%) Network Security Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Security Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (7.41%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (7.41%) Cisco Security Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Linux Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Network Specialist
5 2 (7.41%) Network Support
5 2 (7.41%) Network Support Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Switch Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (18.52%) 802.1X
2 2 (7.41%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (51.85%) Data Centre
2 12 (44.44%) Cryptography
3 11 (40.74%) Driving Licence
3 11 (40.74%) Management Information System
4 6 (22.22%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (14.81%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (14.81%) Replication
6 2 (7.41%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 12 (44.44%) Windows
2 8 (29.63%) Windows Server 2008
2 8 (29.63%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (22.22%) Windows Server
4 4 (14.81%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (7.41%) AIX
5 2 (7.41%) Linux
5 2 (7.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (48.15%) ITIL
2 12 (44.44%) Change Management
2 12 (44.44%) Incident Management
2 12 (44.44%) Project Management
3 11 (40.74%) Capacity Management
3 11 (40.74%) Computer Security
3 11 (40.74%) Information Security
3 11 (40.74%) Problem Management
3 11 (40.74%) Security Patching
4 6 (22.22%) Network Management
4 6 (22.22%) Server Hardening
5 5 (18.52%) Load Balancing
5 5 (18.52%) Network Monitoring
6 4 (14.81%) Information Assurance
6 4 (14.81%) SIEM
7 2 (7.41%) Network Architecture
7 2 (7.41%) Network Design
7 2 (7.41%) Security Operations
7 2 (7.41%) Server Building
8 1 (3.70%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (29.63%) SQL
2 4 (14.81%) PowerShell
3 2 (7.41%) Perl
3 2 (7.41%) Python
Qualifications
1 12 (44.44%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 8 (29.63%) CCNP
3 8 (29.63%) SC Cleared
4 6 (22.22%) CCNA
5 4 (14.81%) CCIE
5 4 (14.81%) CISSP
5 4 (14.81%) GCIH
5 4 (14.81%) GIAC
6 2 (7.41%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (7.41%) RHCSA
7 1 (3.70%) CCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (40.74%) PCI DSS
2 6 (22.22%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 10 (37.04%) Active Directory
1 10 (37.04%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (14.81%) vSphere
2 4 (14.81%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (22.22%) Puppet
2 4 (14.81%) NetBackup
2 4 (14.81%) Norton AntiVirus
2 4 (14.81%) WSUS
3 2 (7.41%) Red Hat Satellite
3 2 (7.41%) SCCM
3 2 (7.41%) SCOM
Vendors
1 13 (48.15%) Cisco
2 11 (40.74%) VMware
3 9 (33.33%) F5
4 7 (25.93%) Juniper
5 5 (18.52%) Cyberoam
6 4 (14.81%) Citrix
6 4 (14.81%) EMC
6 4 (14.81%) HP
6 4 (14.81%) Microsoft
6 4 (14.81%) Sophos
6 4 (14.81%) Symantec
7 3 (11.11%) Riverbed
8 2 (7.41%) arcserve
8 2 (7.41%) Red Hat
9 1 (3.70%) Brocade
9 1 (3.70%) Intel Security
9 1 (3.70%) Meraki
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