The table below looks at the statistics for MPLS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Nottinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MPLS over the 3 months to 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank 40 36 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Contract jobs citing MPLS 5 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 1.07% 0.29% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.62% 1.96% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Average daily rate
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£650 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £95.00 £33.75 £26.50
% change year-on-year
+181.48% +27.35%
MPLS
East Midlands

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

Communications & Networking Category
Nottinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
52 51 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 11.09% 14.96% 22.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 17 42
Average daily rate £350 £338 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% +16.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £203 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £486 £400 £385
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £326 £320
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +1.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 8
Average hourly rate £19.00 £13.50 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+40.74% +8.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £18.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+31.94% -28.00%

MPLS
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

MPLS Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

MPLS
Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

MPLS Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

MPLS
Daily Rate Histogram in Nottinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MPLS across the Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

MPLS Daily Rate Histogram in Nottinghamshire

MPLS
Hourly Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

MPLS Hourly Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

MPLS
Contract Job Locations in Nottinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MPLS within the Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottingham -4 5 £650 -
MPLS
East Midlands

MPLS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Nottinghamshire 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 (50.00%) C#
1 3 (50.00%) C++
1 3 (50.00%) Java
1 3 (50.00%) PHP
1 3 (50.00%) .NET
1 3 (50.00%) Project Management
1 3 (50.00%) Law
1 3 (50.00%) Business Continuity
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (50.00%) Ruby
1 3 (50.00%) BS25999
1 3 (50.00%) Data Protection
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Project Management
1 3 (50.00%) Business Transformation
1 3 (50.00%) Open Source
1 3 (50.00%) Network Management
2 2 (33.33%) Line Management
2 2 (33.33%) Firewall
2 2 (33.33%) LAN
2 2 (33.33%) WAN
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (16.67%) CCIE
3 1 (16.67%) CCNP
3 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (16.67%) CheckPoint
3 1 (16.67%) 802.11
3 1 (16.67%) OSPF
3 1 (16.67%) BGP-4
3 1 (16.67%) EIGRP

MPLS
Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Nottinghamshire 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 (16.67%) MS Exchange
1 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) LAN
1 2 (33.33%) WAN
1 2 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (16.67%) OpenFlow
2 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
2 1 (16.67%) 802.11
2 1 (16.67%) OSPF
2 1 (16.67%) BGP-4
2 1 (16.67%) EIGRP
General
1 3 (50.00%) Law
2 1 (16.67%) Retail
2 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Head of Technology
2 1 (16.67%) Designer
2 1 (16.67%) IT Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Network Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Network Designer
2 1 (16.67%) Solutions Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (50.00%) Data Protection
1 3 (50.00%) Open Source
1 3 (50.00%) Network Management
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Project Management
1 3 (50.00%) Business Transformation
1 3 (50.00%) Project Management
1 3 (50.00%) Business Continuity
2 2 (33.33%) Line Management
3 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
3 1 (16.67%) Target Operating Model
3 1 (16.67%) PDM
3 1 (16.67%) Programme Management
3 1 (16.67%) Change Management
3 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
3 1 (16.67%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) C#
1 3 (50.00%) C++
1 3 (50.00%) Java
1 3 (50.00%) PHP
1 3 (50.00%) Ruby
2 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) CCIE
1 1 (16.67%) CCNP
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (50.00%) BS25999
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (16.67%) CheckPoint
2 1 (16.67%) VMware