The table below looks at the statistics for MPLS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Newbury region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MPLS over the 3 months to 28 January 2015 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
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank 17 25 -
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -
Contract jobs citing MPLS 8 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newbury 4.30% 0.63% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.11% 2.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 0
Average daily rate
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£235 £430 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-45.34% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £356 £325
% change year-on-year
-12.28% +9.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.25 £180.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
-87.63% +445.45%
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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
72 50 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newbury 38.71% 31.45% 51.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 18 12
Average daily rate £283 £403 £270
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.81% +49.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £182 £350 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £376 £430 £300
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 10
Average hourly rate - - £17.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -11.11%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing MPLS across the Newbury region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 30 Related IT Skills in Newbury

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Newbury 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 14 (93.33%) Telecoms
2 12 (80.00%) Internet
3 11 (73.33%) Ethernet
4 9 (60.00%) Project Management
4 9 (60.00%) Mentoring
5 8 (53.33%) Project Planning
6 5 (33.33%) Cisco
7 4 (26.67%) VPN
8 3 (20.00%) SLA
8 3 (20.00%) WAN
8 3 (20.00%) ITIL
8 3 (20.00%) PRINCE2
8 3 (20.00%) ADSL
8 3 (20.00%) Broadband
8 3 (20.00%) GPRS
8 3 (20.00%) ISDN
8 3 (20.00%) PSTN
8 3 (20.00%) DSL
8 3 (20.00%) PRINCE
8 3 (20.00%) LLU
8 3 (20.00%) Service Delivery
9 2 (13.33%) Firewall
9 2 (13.33%) Wi-Fi
9 2 (13.33%) Wireless
9 2 (13.33%) WiMAX
9 2 (13.33%) Network Planning
9 2 (13.33%) HSPA
9 2 (13.33%) LTE
9 2 (13.33%) GPON
9 2 (13.33%) 4G

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Top Related IT Skills in Newbury by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Newbury 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.

Communications & Networking
1 12 (80.00%) Internet
2 11 (73.33%) Ethernet
3 4 (26.67%) VPN
4 3 (20.00%) WAN
4 3 (20.00%) ADSL
4 3 (20.00%) Broadband
4 3 (20.00%) GPRS
4 3 (20.00%) ISDN
4 3 (20.00%) PSTN
4 3 (20.00%) DSL
4 3 (20.00%) LLU
5 2 (13.33%) Firewall
5 2 (13.33%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (13.33%) Wireless
5 2 (13.33%) WiMAX
5 2 (13.33%) HSPA
5 2 (13.33%) LTE
5 2 (13.33%) GPON
5 2 (13.33%) 4G
5 2 (13.33%) Network Security
General
1 14 (93.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (60.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (6.67%) Coordinator
2 1 (6.67%) Network Consultant
2 1 (6.67%) Consultant
2 1 (6.67%) Security Consultant
2 1 (6.67%) Network Security Consultant
2 1 (6.67%) Project Coordinator
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (6.67%) Digital Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (60.00%) Project Management
1 9 (60.00%) Mentoring
2 8 (53.33%) Project Planning
3 3 (20.00%) ITIL
3 3 (20.00%) PRINCE2
3 3 (20.00%) PRINCE
3 3 (20.00%) Service Delivery
4 2 (13.33%) Network Planning
5 1 (6.67%) Time Management
5 1 (6.67%) Load Balancing
5 1 (6.67%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) CCNA
1 1 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (20.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) Cisco
2 2 (13.33%) Huawei
2 2 (13.33%) Ericsson
3 1 (6.67%) Juniper
3 1 (6.67%) Alcatel-Lucent
3 1 (6.67%) CheckPoint
3 1 (6.67%) F5
3 1 (6.67%) Cramer
Newbury, Berkshire
QUANTICA
Rate: £280 - £285 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
QUANTICA
Rate: £280 - £285 per day
Posted: 5 days ago