The table below looks at the statistics for MPLS skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MPLS over the 3 months to 2 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
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank 102 100 99
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -1
Contract jobs citing MPLS 13 16 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.64% 0.78% 0.50%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.18% 5.54% 5.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 12 3
Median daily rate £350 £325 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -10.34%
UK excluding London median daily rate £373 £340 £330
% change year-on-year
+9.55% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.83 £42.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+12.54% -5.55%
MPLS
Yorkshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
251 289 167
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 12.30% 14.14% 9.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 158 184 109
Median daily rate £400 £283 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+41.59% -13.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £123 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £533 £415 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 14 3
Median hourly rate £12.30 £17.50 £11.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.71% +52.17%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
- +50.00%

MPLS
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

MPLS Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

MPLS
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

MPLS Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

MPLS
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MPLS across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 2 May 2016.

MPLS Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

MPLS
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

MPLS Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

MPLS
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MPLS within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 2 May 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
Leeds -4 13 £350 - 5
MPLS
Yorkshire

MPLS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 2 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for MPLS.

1 20 (100.00%) Cisco
2 16 (80.00%) BGP
3 15 (75.00%) OSPF
4 13 (65.00%) VPN
5 11 (55.00%) WAN
6 10 (50.00%) LAN
7 9 (45.00%) Firewall
7 9 (45.00%) Telecoms
7 9 (45.00%) Cisco Certification
8 8 (40.00%) EIGRP
8 8 (40.00%) Finance
8 8 (40.00%) Manufacturing
8 8 (40.00%) Electronics
8 8 (40.00%) SAP
8 8 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
8 8 (40.00%) IPv6
8 8 (40.00%) CCNP
8 8 (40.00%) Programme Management
8 8 (40.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 8 (40.00%) Marketing
8 8 (40.00%) Digital Marketing
8 8 (40.00%) Data Centre
9 7 (35.00%) VMware Infrastructure
9 7 (35.00%) Cisco Nexus
9 7 (35.00%) VMware
10 6 (30.00%) VMware ESX
10 6 (30.00%) High Availability
10 6 (30.00%) Load Balancing
11 5 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 5 (25.00%) Capacity Planning

MPLS
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 (5.00%) Apache
1 1 (5.00%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 8 (40.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 16 (80.00%) BGP
2 15 (75.00%) OSPF
3 13 (65.00%) VPN
4 11 (55.00%) WAN
5 10 (50.00%) LAN
6 9 (45.00%) Firewall
7 8 (40.00%) EIGRP
7 8 (40.00%) IPv6
8 7 (35.00%) Cisco Nexus
9 5 (25.00%) FWSM
9 5 (25.00%) HSRP
9 5 (25.00%) Internet
9 5 (25.00%) IPv4
9 5 (25.00%) TCP/IP
9 5 (25.00%) VRRP
10 3 (15.00%) SAN
11 2 (10.00%) Cisco ASA
11 2 (10.00%) Cisco PIX
11 2 (10.00%) Network Security
12 1 (5.00%) VXLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.00%) Informix
1 3 (15.00%) MySQL
1 3 (15.00%) RDBMS
1 3 (15.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (10.00%) MongoDB
2 2 (10.00%) NoSQL
2 2 (10.00%) Redis
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (10.00%) Hudson
1 2 (10.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (10.00%) JIRA
1 2 (10.00%) Sonatype Nexus
1 2 (10.00%) Subversion
General
1 9 (45.00%) Telecoms
2 8 (40.00%) Electronics
2 8 (40.00%) Finance
2 8 (40.00%) Manufacturing
2 8 (40.00%) Marketing
3 3 (15.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 12 (60.00%) Network Engineer
2 5 (25.00%) Senior Network Engineer
3 4 (20.00%) IP Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Cisco Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) IP Network Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Project Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Architect
6 1 (5.00%) Cisco Architect
6 1 (5.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Cisco Support
6 1 (5.00%) Cisco Support Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Delivery Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Firewall Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Architect
6 1 (5.00%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Network Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Network Support
6 1 (5.00%) Project Delivery Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Security Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Virtualisation Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.00%) ActiveMQ
1 2 (10.00%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (5.00%) LAMP
2 1 (5.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 8 (40.00%) Data Centre
2 4 (20.00%) Clustering
3 3 (15.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 3 (15.00%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (5.00%) CLARiiON
4 1 (5.00%) e-Health
4 1 (5.00%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (5.00%) IBM XIV
4 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (5.00%) Symmetrix
4 1 (5.00%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 5 (25.00%) Linux
1 5 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 5 (25.00%) Windows
1 5 (25.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
1 8 (40.00%) Digital Marketing
1 8 (40.00%) Programme Management
2 6 (30.00%) High Availability
2 6 (30.00%) Load Balancing
3 5 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
4 3 (15.00%) DDoS Mitigation
4 3 (15.00%) ITIL
4 3 (15.00%) PRINCE2
4 3 (15.00%) SIEM
5 2 (10.00%) Build Automation
5 2 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (10.00%) Information Security
5 2 (10.00%) Network Design
6 1 (5.00%) Analytics
6 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Monitoring
6 1 (5.00%) OpenUP
6 1 (5.00%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (5.00%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (20.00%) Bash Shell
1 4 (20.00%) Perl
1 4 (20.00%) Shell Script
2 3 (15.00%) SQL
3 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 9 (45.00%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (40.00%) CCNP
3 4 (20.00%) CCNA
4 3 (15.00%) CCIE
5 2 (10.00%) Degree
5 2 (10.00%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (10.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (5.00%) CCDE
6 1 (5.00%) CCSP
6 1 (5.00%) CISSP
System Software
1 7 (35.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (30.00%) VMware ESX
3 2 (10.00%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 3 (15.00%) NetBackup
2 2 (10.00%) Cacti
2 2 (10.00%) Graphite
2 2 (10.00%) Nagios
2 2 (10.00%) Opsview
2 2 (10.00%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (5.00%) CiscoWorks
3 1 (5.00%) FortiGate
3 1 (5.00%) OpenView
Vendors
1 20 (100.00%) Cisco
2 8 (40.00%) SAP
3 7 (35.00%) VMware
4 5 (25.00%) Red Hat
5 4 (20.00%) F5
5 4 (20.00%) HP
6 3 (15.00%) Veritas
7 2 (10.00%) CheckPoint
7 2 (10.00%) Fortinet
7 2 (10.00%) IBM
7 2 (10.00%) Palo Alto
7 2 (10.00%) SolarWinds
8 1 (5.00%) EMC
8 1 (5.00%) Juniper
8 1 (5.00%) NetQoS
8 1 (5.00%) Oracle
8 1 (5.00%) Riverbed
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