The table below looks at the statistics for MPLS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Newbury region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MPLS over the 3 months to 24 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank 19 17 17
Rank change year-on-year
-2 0
Contract jobs citing MPLS 2 7 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newbury 1.83% 4.00% 3.85%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.90% 19.44% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 4
Median daily rate £188 £290 £175
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-35.34% +65.71%
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 Newbury region.

Communications & Networking Category
Newbury
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
29 36 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newbury 26.61% 20.57% 23.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 20 18
Median daily rate £260 £290 £175
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.34% +65.71%
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £327
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £11.00 - £165.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £26.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+34.61% +30.00%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

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

MPLS Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

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Daily Rate Trend in Newbury

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

MPLS Daily Rate Trend in Newbury

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Hourly Rate Trend in Newbury

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

MPLS Hourly Rate Trend in Newbury

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Top 17 Related IT Skills in Newbury

For the 6 months to 24 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 Newbury region with a requirement for MPLS.

1 3 (100.00%) ADSL
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Internet
1 3 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 3 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (66.67%) LLU
2 2 (66.67%) Escalation Management
2 2 (66.67%) PRINCE
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) PRINCE2
2 2 (66.67%) Broadband
2 2 (66.67%) ISDN
2 2 (66.67%) PSTN
2 2 (66.67%) WAN
2 2 (66.67%) Ethernet
2 2 (66.67%) VPN
2 2 (66.67%) SLA

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Top Related IT Skills in Newbury 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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) ADSL
1 3 (100.00%) Internet
2 2 (66.67%) Broadband
2 2 (66.67%) Ethernet
2 2 (66.67%) ISDN
2 2 (66.67%) LLU
2 2 (66.67%) PSTN
2 2 (66.67%) VPN
2 2 (66.67%) WAN
General
1 3 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Coordinator
1 2 (66.67%) Project Coordinator
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Process Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Service Delivery
2 2 (66.67%) Escalation Management
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) PRINCE
2 2 (66.67%) PRINCE2
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) SLA
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco