The table below looks at the statistics for MPLS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Staines region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MPLS over the 3 months to 30 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank 19 16 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Contract jobs citing MPLS 6 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staines 4.92% 3.10% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 28.57% 13.79% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £575 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
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%
MPLS
Surrey

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

Communications & Networking Category
Staines
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
21 29 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staines 17.21% 22.48% 16.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 8 6
Median daily rate £600 £350 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+71.42% -2.77%
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+8.82% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 0
Median hourly rate £40.00 £18.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+122.22% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £26.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+11.53% +44.44%

MPLS
Jobs Demand Trend in Staines

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

MPLS Jobs Demand Trend in Staines

MPLS
Daily Rate Trend in Staines

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

MPLS Daily Rate Trend in Staines

MPLS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staines

For the 6 months to 30 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 Staines region with a requirement for MPLS.

1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
2 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 5 (83.33%) LAN
2 5 (83.33%) WAN
2 5 (83.33%) VMS
2 5 (83.33%) DHCP
2 5 (83.33%) VPN
2 5 (83.33%) DNS
2 5 (83.33%) Tivoli
2 5 (83.33%) Configuration Management
2 5 (83.33%) Firewall
2 5 (83.33%) Replication
2 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (83.33%) SCOM
2 5 (83.33%) Network Security
2 5 (83.33%) PowerShell
2 5 (83.33%) Barracuda Networks
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (83.33%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (83.33%) VLAN
2 5 (83.33%) PaaS
2 5 (83.33%) Puppet
2 5 (83.33%) Software Deployment
2 5 (83.33%) IaaS
2 5 (83.33%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (83.33%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 5 (83.33%) Hybrid Cloud
2 5 (83.33%) Azure Active Directory
2 5 (83.33%) Data Centre
3 4 (66.67%) Open Source

MPLS
Top Related IT Skills in Staines 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:

Cloud Services
1 5 (83.33%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (83.33%) Azure Active Directory
1 5 (83.33%) IaaS
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (83.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) DHCP
1 5 (83.33%) DNS
1 5 (83.33%) Firewall
1 5 (83.33%) LAN
1 5 (83.33%) Network Security
1 5 (83.33%) VLAN
1 5 (83.33%) VPN
1 5 (83.33%) WAN
2 1 (16.67%) SMS
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Architect
1 5 (83.33%) Cloud Architect
2 3 (50.00%) Azure Architect
3 2 (33.33%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
3 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (16.67%) Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Business Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Designer
4 1 (16.67%) Solutions Designer
4 1 (16.67%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Technical Business Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Technical Designer
4 1 (16.67%) Telephony Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Telephony Designer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) Data Centre
1 5 (83.33%) Hybrid Cloud
1 5 (83.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (83.33%) Configuration Management
1 5 (83.33%) Software Deployment
2 4 (66.67%) Open Source
2 4 (66.67%) Use Case
3 1 (16.67%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) PowerShell
1 5 (83.33%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 5 (83.33%) Forefront Identity Manager
1 5 (83.33%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (83.33%) Puppet
1 5 (83.33%) SCOM
1 5 (83.33%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
2 5 (83.33%) Barracuda Networks
3 1 (16.67%) Avaya
3 1 (16.67%) Genesys