The table below looks at the statistics for MPLS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MPLS over the 3 months to 5 February 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank 42 48 46
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -2
Contract jobs citing MPLS 19 12 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 2.73% 1.79% 0.78%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.50% 9.84% 5.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 2 2
Average daily rate £363 £190 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+90.78% -57.77%
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £310 £350
% change year-on-year
+16.93% -11.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £22.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £26.50 £180.00
% change year-on-year
+50.94% -85.27%
MPLS
South West

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

Communications & Networking Category
Wiltshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
131 122 79
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 18.82% 18.18% 15.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 66 45
Average daily rate £363 £413 £327
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.12% +26.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £180 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 7 3
Average hourly rate £18.00 £23.22 £33.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.48% -31.20%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +23.80%

MPLS
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing MPLS across the Wiltshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

MPLS Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

MPLS
Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

MPLS Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

MPLS
Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MPLS across the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

MPLS Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

MPLS
Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

MPLS Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

MPLS
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MPLS within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
Swindon +13 19 £363 +90.78% 2
MPLS
South West

MPLS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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 24 (92.31%) Cisco Certification
1 24 (92.31%) OSPF
1 24 (92.31%) BGP
2 23 (88.46%) Cisco
3 22 (84.62%) Juniper
3 22 (84.62%) IPsec
4 21 (80.77%) VPN
5 19 (73.08%) CCNP
6 17 (65.38%) WAN
6 17 (65.38%) SC Cleared
6 17 (65.38%) Security Cleared
7 15 (57.69%) DV Cleared
8 14 (53.85%) Firewall
9 13 (50.00%) JNCIS
10 12 (46.15%) BT
10 12 (46.15%) Linux
11 8 (30.77%) McAfee
11 8 (30.77%) Cisco ASA
12 6 (23.08%) Spanning Tree
12 6 (23.08%) EIGRP
13 5 (19.23%) HSRP
13 5 (19.23%) Network Security
13 5 (19.23%) Degree
13 5 (19.23%) IronPort
13 5 (19.23%) Blue Coat
13 5 (19.23%) Sourcefire
14 4 (15.38%) JNCIP
14 4 (15.38%) Load Balancing
14 4 (15.38%) Cisco ISE
14 4 (15.38%) Network Management

MPLS
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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 (3.85%) IBM Domino
1 1 (3.85%) IBM Notes
1 1 (3.85%) MS Exchange
1 1 (3.85%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (7.69%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (7.69%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 24 (92.31%) BGP
1 24 (92.31%) OSPF
2 22 (84.62%) IPsec
3 21 (80.77%) VPN
4 17 (65.38%) WAN
5 14 (53.85%) Firewall
6 8 (30.77%) Cisco ASA
7 6 (23.08%) EIGRP
7 6 (23.08%) Spanning Tree
8 5 (19.23%) HSRP
8 5 (19.23%) Network Security
9 4 (15.38%) Cisco ISE
9 4 (15.38%) DHCP
9 4 (15.38%) Junos
9 4 (15.38%) LAN
9 4 (15.38%) RIP
9 4 (15.38%) VRRP
10 3 (11.54%) Ethernet
10 3 (11.54%) SNMP
10 3 (11.54%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.85%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (7.69%) Finance
2 1 (3.85%) Billing
2 1 (3.85%) Military
Job Titles
1 16 (61.54%) Designer
2 15 (57.69%) Network Designer
3 4 (15.38%) Network Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Architect
4 3 (11.54%) IP Designer
4 3 (11.54%) Security Architect
5 2 (7.69%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Administrator
6 1 (3.85%) Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Blue Coat Consultant
6 1 (3.85%) Cisco Architect
6 1 (3.85%) Cisco Security Architect
6 1 (3.85%) Consultant
6 1 (3.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) IronPort Consultant
6 1 (3.85%) Juniper Architect
6 1 (3.85%) Network Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Security Administrator
6 1 (3.85%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.54%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 4 (15.38%) Blackberry
2 3 (11.54%) Computer Science
2 3 (11.54%) Data Centre
3 2 (7.69%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.85%) Driving Licence
4 1 (3.85%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 12 (46.15%) Linux
2 1 (3.85%) CatOS
2 1 (3.85%) Windows
2 1 (3.85%) Windows Server
2 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (15.38%) High Availability
1 4 (15.38%) Kalman Filter
1 4 (15.38%) Load Balancing
1 4 (15.38%) Network Management
1 4 (15.38%) SIEM
2 3 (11.54%) Information Security
2 3 (11.54%) Time Management
3 2 (7.69%) Capacity Management
3 2 (7.69%) Change Management
3 2 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (7.69%) ITIL
3 2 (7.69%) Network Planning
3 2 (7.69%) Performance Analysis
4 1 (3.85%) Business Continuity
4 1 (3.85%) Business Continuity Management
4 1 (3.85%) Data Analysis
4 1 (3.85%) Data Management
4 1 (3.85%) Network Design
4 1 (3.85%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (3.85%) Security Operations
Qualifications
1 24 (92.31%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (73.08%) CCNP
3 17 (65.38%) SC Cleared
3 17 (65.38%) Security Cleared
4 15 (57.69%) DV Cleared
5 13 (50.00%) JNCIS
6 5 (19.23%) Degree
7 4 (15.38%) CCIE
7 4 (15.38%) JNCIP
8 3 (11.54%) CCNA
8 3 (11.54%) CISSP
8 3 (11.54%) JNCIE
9 1 (3.85%) HND
9 1 (3.85%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (3.85%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 23 (88.46%) Cisco
2 22 (84.62%) Juniper
3 12 (46.15%) BT
4 8 (30.77%) McAfee
5 5 (19.23%) Blue Coat
5 5 (19.23%) IronPort
5 5 (19.23%) Sourcefire
6 4 (15.38%) Intel
7 3 (11.54%) F5
7 3 (11.54%) Palo Alto
7 3 (11.54%) Remedy
8 2 (7.69%) CheckPoint
9 1 (3.85%) Avaya
9 1 (3.85%) Lotus
9 1 (3.85%) Microsoft
9 1 (3.85%) NetApp
9 1 (3.85%) Nokia
9 1 (3.85%) Nortel
9 1 (3.85%) VMware
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