The table below looks at the statistics for MPLS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hounslow region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MPLS over the 3 months to 28 May 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
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank - 5 -
Contract jobs citing MPLS 0 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hounslow - 13.79% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 33.33% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 0
Median daily rate - £413 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.83 £40.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+19.57% -11.11%
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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
9 12 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hounslow 30.00% 41.38% 18.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 9 1
Median daily rate £415 £413 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.60% -17.50%
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £26.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+11.53% +44.44%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Hounslow

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Hounslow region citing MPLS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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

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Top 10 Related IT Skills in Hounslow

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 Hounslow region with a requirement for MPLS.

1 4 (100.00%) VPN
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) Citrix
1 4 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
1 4 (100.00%) Customer Engagement
1 4 (100.00%) Software Architecture
1 4 (100.00%) IaaS
1 4 (100.00%) Presales
2 2 (50.00%) SaaS

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Top Related IT Skills in Hounslow 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:

Cloud Services
1 4 (100.00%) IaaS
2 2 (50.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) VPN
General
1 4 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Architect
1 4 (100.00%) Solutions Architect
2 2 (50.00%) Citrix Architect
2 2 (50.00%) Cloud Architect
2 2 (50.00%) Cloud Solutions Architect
2 2 (50.00%) Network Architect
2 2 (50.00%) VMware Architect
3 1 (25.00%) SaaS Architect
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Customer Engagement
1 4 (100.00%) Presales
1 4 (100.00%) Software Architecture
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) Citrix
1 4 (100.00%) VMware