The table below looks at the statistics for MPLS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MPLS over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 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
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank 34 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing MPLS 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 1.02% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.70% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£375 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £375 £340
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +10.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.75 £28.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-4.46% +5.66%
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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 Slough region.

Communications & Networking Category
Slough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
81 50 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 27.46% 18.94% 26.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 26 20
Average daily rate £288 £359 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.65% +13.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £115 £175 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £348 £325 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.07% -4.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 10 10
Average hourly rate £32.50 £37.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +7.14%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.13 £22.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+2.77% -

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Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

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

MPLS Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

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Daily Rate Trend in Slough

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

MPLS Daily Rate Trend in Slough

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Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

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

MPLS Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Slough 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 4 (80.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco
3 2 (40.00%) Migration
3 2 (40.00%) HP
3 2 (40.00%) TACACS
3 2 (40.00%) Project Management
3 2 (40.00%) DAB
3 2 (40.00%) SIGTRAN
3 2 (40.00%) LTE
3 2 (40.00%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (40.00%) Test Strategy
4 1 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) FortiGate
4 1 (20.00%) VoLTE
4 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (20.00%) Coaching
4 1 (20.00%) 4G
4 1 (20.00%) F5
4 1 (20.00%) Smart Meter
4 1 (20.00%) GGSN
4 1 (20.00%) SGSN
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Integration Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (20.00%) Service Management
4 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery

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Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Slough 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 (20.00%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) TACACS
1 2 (40.00%) DAB
1 2 (40.00%) SIGTRAN
1 2 (40.00%) LTE
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (20.00%) VoLTE
2 1 (20.00%) 4G
2 1 (20.00%) GGSN
2 1 (20.00%) SGSN
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (20.00%) Firewall
2 1 (20.00%) DNS
2 1 (20.00%) BGP
General
1 4 (80.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (20.00%) Marketing
2 1 (20.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Network Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Help Desk Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Environment Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) DTV
1 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (20.00%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
1 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Project Management
1 2 (40.00%) Migration
1 2 (40.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (20.00%) Coaching
2 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (20.00%) Benchmarking
2 1 (20.00%) Programme Management
2 1 (20.00%) Supplier Management
2 1 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Integration Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Service Management
2 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (20.00%) Change Management
2 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) CCNP
1 1 (20.00%) CCIP
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (20.00%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco
2 2 (40.00%) HP
3 1 (20.00%) Juniper
3 1 (20.00%) Ericsson
3 1 (20.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (20.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (20.00%) F5
3 1 (20.00%) SAP
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