The table below looks at the statistics for MPLS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MPLS over the 3 months to 24 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank 86 85 75
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -10
Contract jobs citing MPLS 9 7 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.72% 0.53% 1.06%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.75% 2.73% 6.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 7
Median daily rate £385 £394 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.22% -7.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £389 £296
10% offered a daily rate of more than £506 £399 £518
UK excluding London median daily rate £364 £391 £325
% change year-on-year
-7.02% +20.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.92 £95.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-49.56% +137.50%
MPLS
South East

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

Communications & Networking Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
240 256 199
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 19.14% 19.39% 16.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 161 150 107
Median daily rate £400 £375 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £198 £225 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £455 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 23 19
Median hourly rate £35.00 £15.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+125.80% -18.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.38 £12.27 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £47.87 £135.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.75 £21.53 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+38.21% +7.62%

MPLS
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

MPLS Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

MPLS
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

MPLS Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

MPLS
Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MPLS across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 24 July 2016.

MPLS Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

MPLS
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

MPLS Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

MPLS
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MPLS within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 24 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Redhill - 5 £380 -
Staines -6 2 £613 -
Guildford +4 1 £400 +3.22% 1
MPLS
South East

MPLS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

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

1 20 (90.91%) Cisco
2 16 (72.73%) Data Centre
3 15 (68.18%) LAN
3 15 (68.18%) WAN
4 13 (59.09%) Cisco Certification
4 13 (59.09%) Firewall
5 12 (54.55%) BGP
5 12 (54.55%) DHCP
5 12 (54.55%) DNS
6 10 (45.45%) OSPF
6 10 (45.45%) VPN
7 9 (40.91%) CCNA
8 8 (36.36%) Wireless
8 8 (36.36%) IPsec
8 8 (36.36%) Network Security
9 7 (31.82%) VLAN
9 7 (31.82%) Juniper
9 7 (31.82%) Cisco Nexus
10 6 (27.27%) Software Deployment
10 6 (27.27%) IaaS
10 6 (27.27%) Hybrid Cloud
10 6 (27.27%) ITIL
10 6 (27.27%) Telecoms
10 6 (27.27%) Configuration Management
10 6 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (27.27%) Barracuda Networks
10 6 (27.27%) Computer Science
10 6 (27.27%) Microsoft Azure
10 6 (27.27%) Amazon AWS
10 6 (27.27%) PaaS

MPLS
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.55%) Apache
1 1 (4.55%) OpenStack
1 1 (4.55%) Skype for Business
1 1 (4.55%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 6 (27.27%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (27.27%) IaaS
1 6 (27.27%) Microsoft Azure
1 6 (27.27%) PaaS
2 5 (22.73%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (4.55%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 1 (4.55%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 15 (68.18%) LAN
1 15 (68.18%) WAN
2 13 (59.09%) Firewall
3 12 (54.55%) BGP
3 12 (54.55%) DHCP
3 12 (54.55%) DNS
4 10 (45.45%) OSPF
4 10 (45.45%) VPN
5 8 (36.36%) IPsec
5 8 (36.36%) Network Security
5 8 (36.36%) Wireless
6 7 (31.82%) Cisco Nexus
6 7 (31.82%) VLAN
7 5 (22.73%) Ethernet
7 5 (22.73%) SSL
8 4 (18.18%) 3G
8 4 (18.18%) DDNS
8 4 (18.18%) DSL
8 4 (18.18%) TACACS
8 4 (18.18%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Ant
1 1 (4.55%) Git (software)
1 1 (4.55%) Jenkins
1 1 (4.55%) JIRA
1 1 (4.55%) Maven
1 1 (4.55%) Subversion
General
1 6 (27.27%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.55%) Billing
2 1 (4.55%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 11 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 6 (27.27%) Architect
2 6 (27.27%) Cisco Engineer
2 6 (27.27%) Cloud Architect
2 6 (27.27%) Senior Network Engineer
3 4 (18.18%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Azure Architect
4 3 (13.64%) Senior Cisco Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
5 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Architect
5 2 (9.09%) Juniper Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) NOC Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Operations Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Cisco Security Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Designer
6 1 (4.55%) Security Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Project Manager
6 1 (4.55%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) 802.1X
1 1 (4.55%) boto
Miscellaneous
1 16 (72.73%) Data Centre
2 6 (27.27%) Computer Science
2 6 (27.27%) Hybrid Cloud
3 5 (22.73%) Management Information System
3 5 (22.73%) Mathematics
3 5 (22.73%) Replication
4 3 (13.64%) Driving Licence
5 2 (9.09%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 5 (22.73%) VMS
2 3 (13.64%) Linux
3 2 (9.09%) Unix
3 2 (9.09%) Windows
4 1 (4.55%) CatOS
4 1 (4.55%) Windows 10
4 1 (4.55%) Windows 8
4 1 (4.55%) Windows Server
4 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (4.55%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (27.27%) Configuration Management
1 6 (27.27%) ITIL
1 6 (27.27%) Software Deployment
2 5 (22.73%) Open Source
2 5 (22.73%) Use Case
3 4 (18.18%) Information Management
3 4 (18.18%) Load Balancing
4 3 (13.64%) Change Control
4 3 (13.64%) Migration
4 3 (13.64%) Network Design
4 3 (13.64%) Operations Management
5 2 (9.09%) Change Management
5 2 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (4.55%) CRM
6 1 (4.55%) Information Security Management
6 1 (4.55%) Project Management
6 1 (4.55%) Quality Management
6 1 (4.55%) Security Management
6 1 (4.55%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (22.73%) PowerShell
1 5 (22.73%) SQL
2 1 (4.55%) Python
2 1 (4.55%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 13 (59.09%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (40.91%) CCNA
3 5 (22.73%) CCNP
3 5 (22.73%) Degree
4 4 (18.18%) JNCIA
4 4 (18.18%) JNCIS
5 2 (9.09%) Security Cleared
6 1 (4.55%) AWS Certification
6 1 (4.55%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (4.55%) ISO 9001
1 1 (4.55%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (4.55%) Active Directory
1 1 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (27.27%) Puppet
2 5 (22.73%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 5 (22.73%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (22.73%) SCOM
2 5 (22.73%) Tivoli
3 4 (18.18%) Cisco Prime
3 4 (18.18%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (4.55%) Ansible
4 1 (4.55%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 20 (90.91%) Cisco
2 7 (31.82%) Juniper
3 6 (27.27%) Barracuda Networks
4 5 (22.73%) SolarWinds
5 2 (9.09%) F5
5 2 (9.09%) Palo Alto
6 1 (4.55%) Aruba
6 1 (4.55%) Avaya
6 1 (4.55%) CheckPoint
6 1 (4.55%) Forcepoint
6 1 (4.55%) Genesys
6 1 (4.55%) Microsoft
6 1 (4.55%) NetScout
6 1 (4.55%) Oracle
6 1 (4.55%) Riverbed
6 1 (4.55%) VMware
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