The table below looks at the statistics for MPLS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MPLS over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank 93 88 84
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -4
Contract jobs citing MPLS 11 6 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.83% 0.44% 0.96%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.04% 2.10% 5.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 5
Average daily rate £250 £394 £513
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-36.50% -23.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £183 £389 £381
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £399 £515
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £335 £330
% change year-on-year
+8.20% +1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.83 £42.50 £180.00
% change year-on-year
+12.54% -76.38%
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
362 286 244
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 27.36% 20.89% 16.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 212 154 107
Average daily rate £400 £375 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £190 £123
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £440 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £364 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.05% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 11 14
Average hourly rate £27.50 £40.15 £17.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.50% +132.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.31 £19.40 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.75 £47.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
- +46.34%

MPLS
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing MPLS across the Surrey region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 30 April 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MPLS within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 30 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Staines -1 5 £575 -
Camberley - 2 £185 - 2
Leatherhead - 1 £500 -
MPLS
South East

MPLS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 27 (93.10%) Cisco
2 20 (68.97%) Cisco Certification
3 17 (58.62%) LAN
3 17 (58.62%) BGP
3 17 (58.62%) Firewall
4 16 (55.17%) Wireless
5 14 (48.28%) WAN
5 14 (48.28%) Data Centre
6 13 (44.83%) VPN
7 12 (41.38%) OSPF
8 11 (37.93%) DNS
8 11 (37.93%) DHCP
8 11 (37.93%) Juniper
9 10 (34.48%) Telecoms
9 10 (34.48%) Cisco Nexus
10 9 (31.03%) CCNP
10 9 (31.03%) F5
11 8 (27.59%) CCNA
11 8 (27.59%) SSL
11 8 (27.59%) ITIL
12 7 (24.14%) CiscoWorks
12 7 (24.14%) SolarWinds
12 7 (24.14%) Barracuda Networks
13 6 (20.69%) Cisco ASA
13 6 (20.69%) Migration
13 6 (20.69%) EIGRP
13 6 (20.69%) CCIE
14 5 (17.24%) IPsec
14 5 (17.24%) Management Information System
14 5 (17.24%) Information Management

MPLS
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 (3.45%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 4 (13.79%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (13.79%) Azure Active Directory
1 4 (13.79%) IaaS
1 4 (13.79%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (13.79%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (58.62%) BGP
1 17 (58.62%) Firewall
1 17 (58.62%) LAN
2 16 (55.17%) Wireless
3 14 (48.28%) WAN
4 13 (44.83%) VPN
5 12 (41.38%) OSPF
6 11 (37.93%) DHCP
6 11 (37.93%) DNS
7 10 (34.48%) Cisco Nexus
8 8 (27.59%) SSL
9 6 (20.69%) Cisco ASA
9 6 (20.69%) EIGRP
10 5 (17.24%) IPsec
10 5 (17.24%) Network Security
11 4 (13.79%) DDNS
11 4 (13.79%) DSL
11 4 (13.79%) Ethernet
11 4 (13.79%) TACACS
11 4 (13.79%) TCP/IP
General
1 10 (34.48%) Telecoms
2 3 (10.34%) Finance
3 1 (3.45%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 16 (55.17%) Network Engineer
2 8 (27.59%) Cisco Engineer
3 6 (20.69%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 5 (17.24%) Senior Network Engineer
5 4 (13.79%) Architect
5 4 (13.79%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
5 4 (13.79%) Cisco Support
5 4 (13.79%) Cisco Support Engineer
5 4 (13.79%) Cloud Architect
5 4 (13.79%) Network Support
5 4 (13.79%) Network Support Engineer
5 4 (13.79%) Support Engineer
6 3 (10.34%) Design Engineer
6 3 (10.34%) IP Design Engineer
6 3 (10.34%) IP Engineer
7 2 (6.90%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 2 (6.90%) Juniper Engineer
7 2 (6.90%) NOC Engineer
7 2 (6.90%) Operations Engineer
7 2 (6.90%) Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 14 (48.28%) Data Centre
2 5 (17.24%) Management Information System
3 4 (13.79%) Hybrid Cloud
3 4 (13.79%) Replication
4 3 (10.34%) Computer Science
4 3 (10.34%) e-Health
5 2 (6.90%) Mathematics
5 2 (6.90%) PKI
6 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (13.79%) VMS
2 3 (10.34%) CatOS
3 2 (6.90%) Linux
3 2 (6.90%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (27.59%) ITIL
2 6 (20.69%) Migration
3 5 (17.24%) Information Management
3 5 (17.24%) Load Balancing
4 4 (13.79%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (13.79%) Configuration Management
4 4 (13.79%) Network Design
4 4 (13.79%) Open Source
4 4 (13.79%) Software Deployment
4 4 (13.79%) Use Case
5 3 (10.34%) Change Control
5 3 (10.34%) Change Management
5 3 (10.34%) Network Management
5 3 (10.34%) Operations Management
6 2 (6.90%) Kalman Filter
6 2 (6.90%) WAN Optimisation
6 2 (6.90%) Web Filtering
7 1 (3.45%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (3.45%) Information Security
7 1 (3.45%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 4 (13.79%) PowerShell
1 4 (13.79%) SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (68.97%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (31.03%) CCNP
3 8 (27.59%) CCNA
4 6 (20.69%) CCIE
5 5 (17.24%) Degree
6 4 (13.79%) JNCIA
6 4 (13.79%) JNCIS
7 1 (3.45%) HNC
7 1 (3.45%) HND
7 1 (3.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) SLA
2 1 (3.45%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 7 (24.14%) CiscoWorks
2 4 (13.79%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 4 (13.79%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (13.79%) Puppet
2 4 (13.79%) SCOM
2 4 (13.79%) SolarWinds Orion
2 4 (13.79%) Tivoli
3 3 (10.34%) OpenView
Vendors
1 27 (93.10%) Cisco
2 11 (37.93%) Juniper
3 9 (31.03%) F5
4 7 (24.14%) Barracuda Networks
4 7 (24.14%) SolarWinds
5 5 (17.24%) Aruba
6 4 (13.79%) Huawei
6 4 (13.79%) Palo Alto
7 3 (10.34%) HP
7 3 (10.34%) NetQoS
7 3 (10.34%) NetScout
7 3 (10.34%) Riverbed
8 2 (6.90%) Ericsson
8 2 (6.90%) Forcepoint
9 1 (3.45%) Avaya
9 1 (3.45%) Genesys
9 1 (3.45%) Nokia
Redhill, Surrey
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