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 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 82 70 84
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +14
Contract jobs citing MPLS 8 14 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.62% 1.11% 0.080%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.00% 6.73% 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 0
Average daily rate
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£400 £425 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
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
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
267 208 206
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 20.83% 16.43% 16.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 150 104 104
Average daily rate £388 £338 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.81% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £160 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £326 £320
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +1.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 20 31
Average hourly rate £15.50 £19.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.42% -49.33%
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 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
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 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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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 - 4 - -
Guildford -6 1 £388 +1.30% 1
Cobham - 1 £400 -
MPLS
South East

MPLS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 8 (72.73%) Firewall
2 7 (63.64%) VPN
2 7 (63.64%) Cisco
3 6 (54.55%) WAN
4 5 (45.45%) LAN
4 5 (45.45%) DNS
4 5 (45.45%) Linux
4 5 (45.45%) VLAN
4 5 (45.45%) Data Centre
5 4 (36.36%) Hybrid Cloud
5 4 (36.36%) Billing
5 4 (36.36%) Network Security
5 4 (36.36%) PaaS
5 4 (36.36%) Capacity Management
5 4 (36.36%) Software Deployment
5 4 (36.36%) IaaS
5 4 (36.36%) UNIX
5 4 (36.36%) Windows
5 4 (36.36%) DHCP
5 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
6 3 (27.27%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (27.27%) Migration
6 3 (27.27%) Python
6 3 (27.27%) SQL
6 3 (27.27%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (27.27%) Cisco Nexus
6 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (27.27%) Puppet
6 3 (27.27%) Amazon AWS

MPLS
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 2 (18.18%) Apache
2 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
2 1 (9.09%) MS Exchange
2 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (9.09%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (36.36%) PaaS
1 4 (36.36%) IaaS
2 3 (27.27%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (18.18%) AWS CloudFormation
3 2 (18.18%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 2 (18.18%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (9.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (72.73%) Firewall
2 7 (63.64%) VPN
3 6 (54.55%) WAN
4 5 (45.45%) LAN
4 5 (45.45%) DNS
4 5 (45.45%) VLAN
5 4 (36.36%) Network Security
5 4 (36.36%) DHCP
6 3 (27.27%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (18.18%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (18.18%) LDAP
7 2 (18.18%) SSL
7 2 (18.18%) OSPF
7 2 (18.18%) BGP
7 2 (18.18%) Wireless
7 2 (18.18%) TCP/IP
7 2 (18.18%) SSH
8 1 (9.09%) IPsec
8 1 (9.09%) IP Telephony
8 1 (9.09%) L2TP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Git (software)
1 1 (9.09%) Valgrind
1 1 (9.09%) GCC
1 1 (9.09%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (36.36%) Billing
2 2 (18.18%) Telecoms
3 1 (9.09%) Finance
3 1 (9.09%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Architect
1 4 (36.36%) Infrastructure Architect
1 4 (36.36%) Cloud Architect
1 4 (36.36%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
2 3 (27.27%) Network Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Network Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Software Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Network Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Security Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Back Office Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) IP Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) boto
2 1 (9.09%) .NET
2 1 (9.09%) STL
2 1 (9.09%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (9.09%) Boost C++ Libraries
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Data Centre
2 4 (36.36%) Hybrid Cloud
3 2 (18.18%) Replication
4 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
4 1 (9.09%) Data Structures
4 1 (9.09%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 5 (45.45%) Linux
2 4 (36.36%) UNIX
2 4 (36.36%) Windows
2 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (18.18%) VMS
5 1 (9.09%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Capacity Management
1 4 (36.36%) Software Deployment
2 3 (27.27%) Migration
3 2 (18.18%) ITIL
3 2 (18.18%) Auto-Scaling
3 2 (18.18%) Asset Management
4 1 (9.09%) Zachman Framework
4 1 (9.09%) TOGAF
4 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
4 1 (9.09%) Incident Management
4 1 (9.09%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (9.09%) Network Load Balancing
4 1 (9.09%) Use Case
4 1 (9.09%) Multithreading
4 1 (9.09%) Open Source
4 1 (9.09%) Network Management
4 1 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (9.09%) DevOps
4 1 (9.09%) Configuration Management
4 1 (9.09%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) SQL
1 3 (27.27%) Python
1 3 (27.27%) Ruby
2 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
2 1 (9.09%) Bash Shell
2 1 (9.09%) C#
2 1 (9.09%) C++
2 1 (9.09%) Java
2 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared
2 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
2 2 (18.18%) CCNP
2 2 (18.18%) CCNA
3 1 (9.09%) MCSE
3 1 (9.09%) MCSA
3 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (9.09%) MCITP
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (18.18%) Hyper-V
1 2 (18.18%) XenServer
1 2 (18.18%) vSphere
2 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
2 1 (9.09%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 3 (27.27%) Puppet
1 3 (27.27%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (18.18%) Ansible
3 1 (9.09%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 1 (9.09%) CiscoWorks
3 1 (9.09%) Tivoli
3 1 (9.09%) SCOM
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) Cisco
2 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
3 2 (18.18%) CheckPoint
3 2 (18.18%) VMware
3 2 (18.18%) Barracuda Networks
3 2 (18.18%) F5
4 1 (9.09%) Oracle
4 1 (9.09%) SolarWinds
4 1 (9.09%) Blue Coat
4 1 (9.09%) SonicWALL
4 1 (9.09%) IronPort
4 1 (9.09%) Perforce
4 1 (9.09%) IBM
4 1 (9.09%) HP
4 1 (9.09%) Citrix
4 1 (9.09%) Juniper
4 1 (9.09%) CA
4 1 (9.09%) Ericsson
4 1 (9.09%) Nokia
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