The table below looks at the statistics for MPLS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hounslow region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MPLS over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
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Rank - 11 15
Contract jobs citing MPLS 0 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hounslow - 2.33% 4.41%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 9.09% 13.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 3
Average daily rate
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- £380 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £375 £340
% change year-on-year
-8.00% +10.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £40.00 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-35.00% +52.38%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Hounslow region.

Communications & Networking Category
Hounslow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
11 11 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hounslow 23.40% 25.58% 33.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 20
Average daily rate - £380 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £325 £340
% change year-on-year
+6.15% -4.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 1
Average hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+55.55% +32.35%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%

MPLS
Jobs Demand Trend in Hounslow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing MPLS across the Hounslow region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

MPLS Jobs Demand Trend in Hounslow

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Daily Rate Trend in Hounslow

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

MPLS Daily Rate Trend in Hounslow