The table below looks at the statistics for MPLS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MPLS over the 3 months to 1 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
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank 86 91 79
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -12
Contract jobs citing MPLS 15 11 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.96% 0.81% 0.78%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.77% 5.00% 7.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 9 3
Median daily rate £350 £350 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -3.44%
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £338 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.40% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.83 £42.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+12.54% -5.55%
MPLS
West Yorkshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
193 220 124
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 12.36% 16.13% 10.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 133 148 86
Median daily rate £390 £288 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.65% -11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £123 £219
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £425 £397
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £340 £335
% change year-on-year
+6.61% +1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 6 1
Median hourly rate £11.00 £35.00 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-68.57% +62.79%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
- +50.00%

MPLS
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

MPLS Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

MPLS
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

MPLS Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

MPLS
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MPLS across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016.

MPLS Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

MPLS
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

MPLS Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

MPLS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 1 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 Leeds region with a requirement for MPLS.

1 19 (100.00%) Cisco
2 15 (78.95%) BGP
3 14 (73.68%) OSPF
4 13 (68.42%) VPN
5 11 (57.89%) WAN
6 9 (47.37%) Telecoms
6 9 (47.37%) Firewall
6 9 (47.37%) LAN
7 8 (42.11%) SAP
7 8 (42.11%) Business Intelligence
7 8 (42.11%) IPv6
7 8 (42.11%) Cisco Certification
7 8 (42.11%) Electronics
7 8 (42.11%) Finance
7 8 (42.11%) Manufacturing
7 8 (42.11%) Programme Management
7 8 (42.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 8 (42.11%) Marketing
7 8 (42.11%) Digital Marketing
7 8 (42.11%) Data Centre
8 7 (36.84%) VMware Infrastructure
8 7 (36.84%) VMware
8 7 (36.84%) EIGRP
8 7 (36.84%) CCNP
9 6 (31.58%) VMware ESX
9 6 (31.58%) Load Balancing
9 6 (31.58%) Cisco Nexus
9 6 (31.58%) High Availability
10 5 (26.32%) FWSM
10 5 (26.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

MPLS
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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 1 (5.26%) Apache
1 1 (5.26%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 8 (42.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 15 (78.95%) BGP
2 14 (73.68%) OSPF
3 13 (68.42%) VPN
4 11 (57.89%) WAN
5 9 (47.37%) Firewall
5 9 (47.37%) LAN
6 8 (42.11%) IPv6
7 7 (36.84%) EIGRP
8 6 (31.58%) Cisco Nexus
9 5 (26.32%) FWSM
9 5 (26.32%) HSRP
9 5 (26.32%) Internet
9 5 (26.32%) IPv4
9 5 (26.32%) TCP/IP
9 5 (26.32%) VRRP
10 3 (15.79%) SAN
11 2 (10.53%) Cisco ASA
11 2 (10.53%) Cisco PIX
11 2 (10.53%) Network Security
12 1 (5.26%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.79%) Informix
1 3 (15.79%) MySQL
1 3 (15.79%) RDBMS
1 3 (15.79%) Relational Database
2 2 (10.53%) MongoDB
2 2 (10.53%) NoSQL
2 2 (10.53%) Redis
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Git (software)
1 2 (10.53%) Hudson
1 2 (10.53%) Jenkins
1 2 (10.53%) JIRA
1 2 (10.53%) Sonatype Nexus
1 2 (10.53%) Subversion
General
1 9 (47.37%) Telecoms
2 8 (42.11%) Electronics
2 8 (42.11%) Finance
2 8 (42.11%) Manufacturing
2 8 (42.11%) Marketing
3 3 (15.79%) Games
Job Titles
1 11 (57.89%) Network Engineer
2 5 (26.32%) Senior Network Engineer
3 4 (21.05%) IP Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) IP Network Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Cisco Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Project Manager
6 1 (5.26%) Cisco Architect
6 1 (5.26%) Cisco Design Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Delivery Manager
6 1 (5.26%) Design Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Firewall Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Architect
6 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) IP Design Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Network Manager
6 1 (5.26%) Network Security Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Project Delivery Manager
6 1 (5.26%) Security Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Virtualisation Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.53%) ActiveMQ
1 2 (10.53%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (5.26%) LAMP
2 1 (5.26%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 8 (42.11%) Data Centre
2 4 (21.05%) Clustering
3 3 (15.79%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 3 (15.79%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (5.26%) CLARiiON
4 1 (5.26%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (5.26%) IBM XIV
4 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
4 1 (5.26%) Symmetrix
4 1 (5.26%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 5 (26.32%) Linux
1 5 (26.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 5 (26.32%) Windows
1 5 (26.32%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (42.11%) Business Intelligence
1 8 (42.11%) Digital Marketing
1 8 (42.11%) Programme Management
2 6 (31.58%) High Availability
2 6 (31.58%) Load Balancing
3 5 (26.32%) Capacity Planning
4 3 (15.79%) DDoS Mitigation
4 3 (15.79%) ITIL
4 3 (15.79%) PRINCE2
4 3 (15.79%) SIEM
5 2 (10.53%) Build Automation
5 2 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (10.53%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (10.53%) Information Security
5 2 (10.53%) Network Design
6 1 (5.26%) Analytics
6 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Monitoring
6 1 (5.26%) OpenUP
6 1 (5.26%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (5.26%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (21.05%) Bash Shell
1 4 (21.05%) Perl
1 4 (21.05%) Shell Script
2 3 (15.79%) SQL
3 1 (5.26%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.26%) PHP
Qualifications
1 8 (42.11%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (36.84%) CCNP
3 3 (15.79%) CCIE
3 3 (15.79%) CCNA
4 2 (10.53%) Degree
4 2 (10.53%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (10.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (5.26%) CCDE
5 1 (5.26%) CCSP
5 1 (5.26%) CISSP
System Software
1 7 (36.84%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (31.58%) VMware ESX
3 2 (10.53%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 3 (15.79%) NetBackup
2 2 (10.53%) Cacti
2 2 (10.53%) Graphite
2 2 (10.53%) Nagios
2 2 (10.53%) Opsview
2 2 (10.53%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (5.26%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 19 (100.00%) Cisco
2 8 (42.11%) SAP
3 7 (36.84%) VMware
4 5 (26.32%) Red Hat
5 3 (15.79%) F5
5 3 (15.79%) HP
5 3 (15.79%) Veritas
6 2 (10.53%) CheckPoint
6 2 (10.53%) Fortinet
6 2 (10.53%) IBM
6 2 (10.53%) Palo Alto
6 2 (10.53%) SolarWinds
7 1 (5.26%) EMC
7 1 (5.26%) Juniper
7 1 (5.26%) Oracle
7 1 (5.26%) Riverbed
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