The table below looks at the statistics for MPLS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MPLS over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank 32 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing MPLS 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 1.27% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.04% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £400 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £335 £330
% change year-on-year
+8.20% +1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.83 £42.50 £180.00
% change year-on-year
+12.54% -76.38%
MPLS
Merseyside

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

Communications & Networking Category
Liverpool
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
23 29 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 9.70% 11.51% 10.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 6 7
Average daily rate £400 £325 £220
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% +47.72%
UK excluding London average daily rate £364 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.05% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 0
Average hourly rate £13.00 £51.67 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-74.83% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
- +46.34%

MPLS
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

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

MPLS Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

MPLS
Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

MPLS Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

MPLS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Liverpool region citing MPLS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited MPLS.

1 3 (100.00%) LAN
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) CCNP
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (66.67%) BGP
2 2 (66.67%) EIGRP
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (66.67%) Network Monitoring
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (33.33%) Panasonic
3 1 (33.33%) Unified Communications
3 1 (33.33%) Broadband
3 1 (33.33%) SSH
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (33.33%) Investment Management
3 1 (33.33%) CMS
3 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (33.33%) TACACS
3 1 (33.33%) Telnet
3 1 (33.33%) Avaya
3 1 (33.33%) Avaya Certification
3 1 (33.33%) OSPF
3 1 (33.33%) SMTP
3 1 (33.33%) DHCP
3 1 (33.33%) FTP
3 1 (33.33%) HTTP
3 1 (33.33%) SNMP

MPLS
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Liverpool region citing MPLS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited MPLS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) LAN
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
2 2 (66.67%) BGP
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (66.67%) EIGRP
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
3 1 (33.33%) Broadband
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (33.33%) DHCP
3 1 (33.33%) FTP
3 1 (33.33%) HTTP
3 1 (33.33%) OSPF
3 1 (33.33%) SMTP
3 1 (33.33%) SNMP
3 1 (33.33%) SSH
3 1 (33.33%) TACACS
3 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (33.33%) Telnet
3 1 (33.33%) Unified Communications
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Network Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Avaya Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) LAN Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) LAN/WAN Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Network Manager
2 1 (33.33%) WAN Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (33.33%) Investment Management
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) CCNP
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (33.33%) Avaya Certification
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) Avaya
2 1 (33.33%) Panasonic
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